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“Your true character Is most accurately measured by how you treat those who can do ‘Nothing’ for you.” ~ Mother Teresa

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“Women and girls can do whatever they want. There is no limit to what we as women can accomplish.” ~ Michelle Obama

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“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Love should be an inspiration, not an obligation.” ~ Zsa Zsa Gabor

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“When you’ve worked hard, and done well, and walked through that doorway of opportunity…you do not slam it shut behind you…you reach back, and you give other folks the same chances that helped you succeed.”~Michelle Obama

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“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.” ~ Helen Keller

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“Long ago, there was a noble word, liberal, which derives from the word free. Now a strange thing happened to that word. A man named Hitler made it a term of abuse, a matter of suspicion, because those who were not with him were against him, and liberals had no use for Hitler. And then another man named McCarthy cast the same opprobrium on the word. … We must cherish and honor the word free or it will cease to apply to us.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“No one ever got ahead by going through the motions. You have to constantly be improving yourself. Make your life the masterpiece you want it to be.”
~ Queen Latifah

 

 

 

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“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
~ George Bernard Shaw

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“Clutter is not just physical stuff, it’s old ideas, toxic relationships and bad habits” ~ Eleanor Brown

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“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“People will forget what you said, forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” ~ Lao Tzu

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“The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.” ~ John F. Kennedy

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“All children should be taught to unconditionally accept, approve, admire, appreciate, forgive, trust, and ultimately, love their own person.”
~ Asa Don Brown

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“America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense, it is the other way around. Human rights invented America.” ~ Jimmy Carter

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“Women’s rights are an essential part of the overall human rights agenda, trained on the equal dignity and ability to live in freedom all people should enjoy.” ~ Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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“Surely, in the light of history, it is more intelligent to hope rather than to fear, to try rather than not to try. For one thing we know beyond all doubt: Nothing has ever been achieved by the person who says, ‘It can’t be done.’”
~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“People who love themselves, don’t hurt other people. The more we hate ourselves, the more we want others to suffer.” ~ Dan Pearce

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“When you stand up for yourself, you are standing up for everyone who will follow your positive example!” ~ Doreen Virtue

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“No one has ever made himself great by showing how small someone else is.” ~ Irvin Himmel

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“If you haven’t any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.” ~ Bob Hope

 

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“I did then what I knew best, when I knew better, I did better.” ~ Maya Angelo

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“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.” ~ Indira Ghandi

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“Life is for living and working at. If you find anything or anybody a bore, the fault is in yourself.” ~ Queen Elizabeth I

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“Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“It’s really a wonder that I haven’t dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.” ~ Anne Frank

March is National Women’s History Month

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“Great minds discuss ideas;
Average minds discuss events;
Small minds discuss people.”
~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“If people around you don’t believe in you, if they don’t encourage you, then you need to find some people who do.” ~ John Maxwell

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“Many people measure their success by wealth, recognition, power and status. There’s nothing wrong with those, but if that’s all you’re focused on, you’re missing the boat…if you focus on significance –using your time and talent to serve others –that’s when truly meaningful success can come your way.” ~ Ken Blanchard

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“Give freely to the world these gifts of love and compassion. Do not concern yourself with how much you receive in return, just know in your heart it will be returned.” ~ Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free

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“The human family is very diverse, with many different beliefs and cultures and ways of life. Many conflicts in our world are caused when people are intolerant of the ways that others see the world. Learning tolerance is an important cornerstone to creating a better world.” ~ Robert Alan Silverstein

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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ~ Nelson Mandela

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When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses.” ~ Joyce Brothers

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You are as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fears; as young as your hope, as old as your despair.” ~ Samuel Ullman

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He who loses money, loses much; he who loses a friend, loses much more; he who loses faith, loses all.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” ~ Anatole France

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