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“The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don’t agree with.” ~ Eleanor Holmes Norton

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“In order to have faith in his own path, he does not need to prove that someone else’s path is wrong.” ~ Paulo Coelho

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“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.” ~ Nelson Mandela

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“Tolerance isn’t about not having beliefs. It’s about how your beliefs lead you to treat people who disagree with you.” ~ Timothy Keller

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“We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.”—Max de Pree

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“You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.”
~ Bob Marley

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“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

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“If I fail, I try again, and again, and again. If YOU fail, are you going to try again? The human spirit can handle much worse than we realize. It matters HOW you are going to FINISH. Are you going to finish strong?” ~ Nick Vujicic

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“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
~ Nelson Mandela

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“Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.”
~ Steve Jobs

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“Life isn’t a matter of milestones, but of moments.” ~ Rose Kennedy

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“Life is all about evolution. What looks like a mistake to others has been a milestone in my life. Even if people have betrayed me, even if my heart was broken, even if people misunderstood or judged me, I have learned from these incidents. We are human and we make mistakes, but learning from them is what makes the difference.” ~ Amisha Patel

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“Success is a process… During that journey sometimes there are stones thrown at you, and you convert them into milestones.” ~ Sachin Tendulkar

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“Remember to celebrate milestones as you prepare for the road ahead.” ~ Nelson Mandela

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“If nothing else, the act of reaching a milestone often serves to reveal a superstar’s true nature.” ~ Stephen Rodrick

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“Good intentions aren’t enough. People have good intentions when they set a goal to do something, but then they miss a deadline or other milestone.”
~ Harvey Mackay

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“If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, live in the moment, live in the breath.” ~ Amit Ray, Om Chanting and Meditation

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“Remember to celebrate milestones as you prepare for the road ahead.”
~ Nelson Mandela

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“To cry was to release all sorts of ugly little pressures and tensions. Like waking out of a long, dark dream to a sun-filled day.” ~ Anne McCaffrey, Nerilka’s Story

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“May the world be kind to you, and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.” ~ Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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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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“When a person turns himself around, regrets his past and does good, that is such a powerful act that his sins become merits.” ~ Rabbi Shimon ben Lakish

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“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” ~ Albert Einstein

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

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“It’s not about money or connections—it’s the willingness to out work and outlearn everyone…And if it fails, you learn from what happened and do a better job next time.” ~ Mark Cuban

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“It is the highest form of self-respect to admit our errors and mistakes and make amends for them. To make a mistake is only an error in judgment, but to adhere to it when it is discovered shows infirmity of character.” ~ Dale E. Turner

 

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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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