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“Parents are like God because you wanna know they’re out there, and you want them to think well of you, but you really only call when you need something.” — Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters

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“The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.” — Tom Bodett

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“Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.” — Victor Hugo

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“One isn’t necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can’t be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.” — Maya Angelou

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“Leadership is the other side of the coin of loneliness, and he who is a leader must always act alone. And acting alone, accept everything alone.” — Ferdinand Marcos

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“What is a fear of living? It’s being preeminently afraid of dying. It is not doing what you came here to do, out of timidity and spinelessness. The antidote is to take full responsibility for yourself – for the time you take up and the space you occupy. If you don’t know what you’re here to do, then just do some good.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“There is a child in every one of us who is still a trick-or-treater looking for a brightly-lit front porch.” ~ Robert Brault

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“Anyone who has a continuous smile on his face conceals a toughness that is almost frightening.” ~ Greta Garbo

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“I have a sweet tooth for reading, so books migrate to my zip code en mass.” ~ Dawn Olivieri

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“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

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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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“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.” – Anton Chekhov

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“To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there.” – Barbara Bush

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“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

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“Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.”
– Marilyn Monroe

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“One thing I didn’t understand in life was that I had $100,000,000 in the bank and I couldn’t buy happiness. I had everything: mansions, yachts, Ferraris, Lamborghinis, but I was depressed. I didn’t know where I fitted in. But then I found family and friends and I learned the value of life.” – Vanilla Ice

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“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ― Dr. Seuss

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“Protection of religious freedom means considering the faiths and beliefs of everyone involved.” — Mike Quigley

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“A national political campaign is better than the best circus ever heard of, with a mass baptism and a couple of hangings thrown in.” — H. L. Mencken

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“A sense of humor is good for you. Have you ever heard of a laughing hyena with heart burn?” — Bob Hope

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“We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.” ― Anaïs Nin

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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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It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

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Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.” – Benjamin Disraeli

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Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.” – Charles Swindoll

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Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” -Robert Louis Stevenson

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I’ve always found that anything worth achieving will always have obstacles in the way and you’ve got to have that drive and determination to overcome those obstacles on route to whatever it is that you want to accomplish.” – Chuck Norris

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“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
― Marcus Tullius Cicero

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“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”
― Elbert Hubbard

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Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. — Henry James

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The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you. — John E. Southard

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Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. — Danny Kaye

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Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. ~ Soren Kierkegaard

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There’s a natural law of karma that vindictive people, who go out of their way to hurt others, will end up broke and alone.Sylvester Stallone 

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The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic. ~ John F. Kennedy

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Laws control the lesser man.  Right conduct controls the greater one. ~ Chinese Proverb

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Most people are more comfortable with old problems than with new solutions. ~ Author Unknown

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“Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them.” ~ William Arthur Ward

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“You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Into my heart’s treasury I slipped a coin That Time cannot take Nor a thief purloin- O better than the minting Of a gold-crowned king Is the safe-kept memory Of a lovely thing. “ ~ Sara Teasdale 

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“You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.” ~ Joyce Meyer

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“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” ~ Winston Churchill

  

 

 

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