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“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.”  ~ William Arthur Ward

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“Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.”  ~ Henri Frederic Amiel

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“I know what it’s like to feel that fear and the need of affirmation and appreciation. To build confidence in yourself is the toughest thing.” ~ Shakira

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“If you can’t get a compliment any other way, pay yourself one.” ~ Mark Twain

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“Self-care is never a selfish act—it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer to others.” ~ Parker Palmer

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“I want a world where everything is welcome, everything is valid, everything is acknowledged, embraced, and accepted. To me, that’s a perfect world.”
~ CeeLo Green

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“The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.” ~ Arnold H. Glasow

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“And sure enough even waiting will end…if you can just wait long enough.”
~ William Faulkner

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“We smile at the ignorance of the savage who cuts down the tree in order to reach its fruit; but the same blunder is made by every person who is over eager and impatient in the pursuit of pleasure.” ~ William Ellery Channing

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“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambition.” ~ Mark Twain

 

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“It is better to be a young June bug than an old bird of paradise.” ~ Mark Twain

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“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” ~ Stephen Covey

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“You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call ‘failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down.” ~ Mary Pickford

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“Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” ~ Charles Dudley Warner

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“Your spouse is not a possession you attain, but a friend in which you trust & adore.” ~ Robert Vanleeuwen, Among Wolves’

 

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“Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.” ~ Buddha

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“A healthy attitude is contagious but don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.” ~ Tom Stoppard

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“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Be careful about reading health books. You might die of a misprint.” ~ Mark Twain

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“Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” ~ John Wooden

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“Don’t mix bad words with your bad mood. You will have many opportunities to change a mood, but you will never get the opportunity to replace the words you spoke.” ~ lessonslearnedinlife.com

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“A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he knows something.” ~ Wilson Mizner

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“The young must learn to appreciate the wisdom of elderly people and learn from their life experiences.” ~ Lailah Gifty Akita

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“The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.” ~ Mark Twain

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“Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world…would do this, it would change the earth.” ~ William Faulkner

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“I have been through some terrible things
in my life, some of which actually
happened.” ~ Mark Twain

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“If Plan A fails, remember there are 25
more letters.” ~ Claire Cook

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“Take a leap of faith and begin this
wondrous new year by believing. Believe
in yourself. And believe that there is a
loving Source – a Sower of Dreams – just
waiting to be asked to help you make your
dreams come true.” ~ Sarah Ban
Breathnach

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“People who think they know everything
are a great annoyance to those of us who
do.” ~ Isaac Asimov

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“Most folks are as happy as they make up
their minds to be.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

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“An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” ~ Benjamin Franklin

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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.” ~ 14th Dalai Lama

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“You can always tell about somebody by the way they put their hands on an animal.” ~ Betty White

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“Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.” ~ Anais Nin

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“Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.” ~ Mark Twain

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