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“To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone.” ~ Reba McEntire

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“Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.”
~ Zig Ziglar

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“If you’re going to do something tonight that you’ll be sorry for tomorrow morning, sleep late.” ~ Henny Youngman

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“It’s a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.” ~ W. Somerset Maugham

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“If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.”
~ George Bernard Shaw

 

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“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”
~ Charles R. Swindoll

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“Saving our planet, lifting people out of poverty, advancing economic growth… these are one and the same fight. We must connect the dots between climate change, water scarcity, energy shortages, global health, food security and women’s empowerment. Solutions to one problem must be solutions for all.”
~ Ban Ki-moon

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“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.” ~ Dalai Lama

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“Myths are stories that express meaning, morality or motivation. Whether they are true or not is irrelevant.” ~ Michael Shermer

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“Every successful individual knows that his or her achievement depends on a community of persons working together.” ~ Paul Ryan

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“Savor life: don’t just breathe it in; exhale the moment to intake the next.”
~ KC Rhoads

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“Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come.” ~ Anne Lamott

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“Every pot will find its lid.” ~ Yiddish saying on marriage

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“Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.”
~ James A. Michener

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“Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising which tempt you to believe that your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

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“We are not rich by what we possess but by what we can do without.”
~ Immanuel Kant

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“If you’re in trouble, or hurt or need – go to the poor people. They’re the only ones that’ll help – the only ones.” ~ John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath

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“Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like Slavery and Apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings. Sometimes it falls on a generation to be great. YOU can be that great generation. Let your greatness blossom.” ~ Nelson Mandela

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“Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”
~ Buddha

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“I’ve learned that making a “living” is not the same thing as making a “life.”’
~ Maya Angelou

 

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“Frustration is the compost from which the mushrooms of creativity grow.”
~ Tumerica

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“We all live at the mercy of our emotions. Our motions influence and shape our desires, thoughts and behaviors and above all our destiny.” ~ Dr T.P.Chia

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“Silence is never more golden than when a quarrel is brewing.”
~ Clifford Adams, marriage counselor

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“Patience listens with actual interest. The long suffering creates steadfastness in the midst of patience.” ~ Dr. Becky Slabaugh

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“Life becomes easier when you learn to accept an apology you never got.”
~ Robert Brault

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“Family is not an important thing. It’s everything.” ~ Michael J. Fox

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“Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe.” ~ Oprah Winfrey

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“It doesn’t matter how many times you get knocked down. All that matters is you get up one more time than you were knocked down.” ~ Roy T. Bennett

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“If I paint a wild horse, you might not see the horse… but surely you will see the wildness!” ~ Pablo Picasso

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“Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all is a form of planning.” ~ Gloria Steinem

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“Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.” ~ Sir Arthur Wing Pinero

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“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” ~ Maya Angelou

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To laugh often and much;
to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children;
to earn the appreciation of honest critics and
to endure the betrayal of false friends.
To appreciate beauty;
to find the best in others; to leave the world a bit better whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition;
to know that even one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“If all I’m remembered for is being a good basketball player, then I’ve done a bad job with the rest of my life.” ~ Isiah Thomas

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“If you can remember me,
I will be with you Today,
Tomorrow and always.”
~ Nirav Sanchaniya

 

 

 

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“In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.

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“Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.” ~ George Washington

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“As you get older three things happen. The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two.” ~ Sir Norman Wisdom

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“You can’t start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one.” ~ unknown

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“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” ~ Dalai Lama XIV

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When we are no longer able to change a situation,
we are challenged to change ourselves.
~ Viktor Frankl

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Regrets can hold you back
and prevent the most wonderful
things taking place in our lives.
~ Author Unknown

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A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind.
~ Albert Szent-Gygorgyi

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“It was amazing how you could get so far from where you’d planned, and yet find it was exactly were you needed to be.”
~ Sarah Dessen

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“Life always begins with one step outside of your comfort zone.”
~ Shannon L. Alder

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“The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct.” ~ Carl Jung

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“Children seldom misquote. In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn’t have said.” ~ Author Unknown

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“To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” ~ Buddha

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“Observation is a passive science, experimentation an active science.” ~ Claude Bernard

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“The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” ~ Oprah Winfrey

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