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JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW  TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

A young man eagerly described what he dreamed of doing for the poor.
Said the master, “When do you propose to make your dream come true?”
The young man answered, “As soon as the opportunity arrives.”
“Opportunity never arrives,” said the master. “It’s here.”
~ Anthony de Mello

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“May, more than any other month of the year, wants us to feel most alive.” ~ Fennel Hudson

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“Look at yourself in the mirror and don’t be afraid to notice how beautiful you are.” ~ Yoko Ono

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“True patriotism springs from a belief in the dignity of the individual, freedom and equality not only for Americans but for all people on earth, universal brotherhood and good will, and a constant and earnest striving toward the principles and ideals on which this country was founded.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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“We should always have three friends in our lives-one who walks ahead who we look up to and follow; one who walks beside us, who is with us every step of our journey; and then, one who we reach back for and bring along after we’ve cleared the way.” ~ Michelle Obama

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JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW  TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“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

 

 

 

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW  TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word ‘crisis.’ One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger–but recognize the opportunity.” ― John F. Kennedy

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“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door” ― Milton Berle

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“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas Edison

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“Too often, we miss out on opportunities in this life because we were too busy waiting for them to fall into our lap that we missed them tapping on our shoulder.” ― Daniel Willey

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“Always find opportunities to make someone smile, and to offer random acts of kindness in everyday life.” ― Roy T. Bennett

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.”
~ Malcolm Forbes

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“Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it. No destructive lies. No ridiculous fears. No debilitating anger.” ~ Bill Bradley

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“Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as a hard duty.” ~ Albert Einstein

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“All of us do not have equal talent, but all of us should have an equal opportunity to develop our talent.” ~ John F. Kennedy

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“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” ~ George Bernard Shaw

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES TO SHARE

 

“You can’t achieve anything without getting in someone’s way. You can’t be detached and effective.” ~ Abba Eban

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“Today’s mighty oak is just yesterday’s nut, that held its ground.”
~ David Icke

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“Ending a friendship without discussion is just an excuse waiting to happen.”
~ anonymous

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“Loyalty and friendship, which is to me the same, created all the wealth that I’ve ever thought I’d have.” ~ Ernie Banks

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“Opportunity never knocks. It hangs thick in the air all around you. You breathe it unthinking, and dissipate it with your sighs.” ~ Roy H. Williams

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”The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” ~ Helen Keller

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“Never allow yourself to be defined by someone else’s opinion of you.”
~ Veronica Garcia

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“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” ~ Milton Berle

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“Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.” ~ Kevyn Aucoin

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“Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.”
~ Audrey Hepburn

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over at my blog…

Chelle Cordero, Author

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