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Expecting life to treat you well because you are a good person is like expecting an angry bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian.

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Expecting life to treat you well because you are a good person is like expecting an angry bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian.

By Shari R. Barr

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Expecting life to treat you well because you are a good person is like expecting an angry bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian.

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The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.

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The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.

By Theodore Rubin

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The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.

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I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of tort

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I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of inspiration, I can humiliate or humor, hurt or heal. In all situations, it is my response that decides

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I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of tort

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Good sex is like good bridge. If you don't have a good partner, you'd better have a good hand

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Good sex is like good bridge. If you don't have a good partner, you'd better have a good hand

By Mae West

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Good sex is like good bridge. If you don’t have a good partner, you’d better have a good hand.

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Good sex is like good bridge. If you don’t have a good partner, you’d better have a good hand.

By Mae West

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Good sex is like good bridge. If you don’t have a good partner, you’d better have a good hand.

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In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong; honor that; try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.

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In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong; honor that; try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.

By John Ruskin

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In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong; honor that; try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.

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If a vegetarian eats vegetables, what does a humanitarian eat?

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If a vegetarian eats vegetables, what does a humanitarian eat?

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If a vegetarian eats vegetables, what does a humanitarian eat?

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If a vegetarian eats vegetables, what does a humanitarian eat?

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A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit.

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A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit.

By John C. Maxwell

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A good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame  and a little less than his share of the credit.

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action. Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: ‘What’s good in my life?’ and ‘What need

05/15/2018

How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action. Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: ‘What’s good in my life?’ and ‘What needs to be done?’

By Nathaniel Branden

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action. Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: ‘What’s good in my life?’ and ‘What need

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Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, ov

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Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, overcome it. Life is a song, sing it. Life is a struggle, accept it. Life is a tragedy, confront it. Life is an adventure, dare

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Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, ov

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If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.

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If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.

By Joseph Addison

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If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.

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An average person with average talents and ambition and average education, can outstrip the most brilliant genius in our society, if that person has clear, focused goals.

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An average person with average talents and ambition and average education, can outstrip the most brilliant genius in our society, if that person has clear, focused goals.

By Mary Kay Ash

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An average person with average talents and ambition and average education, can outstrip the most brilliant genius in our society, if that person has clear, focused goals.

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When you make people angry, they act in accordance with their baser instincts, often violently and irrationally. When you inspire people, they act in accordance with their higher instincts, sensibly and rationally. Also, anger is transient, whereas inspir

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When you make people angry, they act in accordance with their baser instincts, often violently and irrationally. When you inspire people, they act in accordance with their higher instincts, sensibly and rationally. Also, anger is transient, whereas inspiration sometimes has a life-long effect.

By Peace Pilgrim

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When you make people angry, they act in accordance with their baser instincts, often violently and irrationally. When you inspire people, they act in accordance with their higher instincts, sensibly and rationally. Also, anger is transient, whereas inspir

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Every time we allow someone to move us with anger, we teach them to be angry.

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Every time we allow someone to move us with anger, we teach them to be angry.

By Barry Neil Kaufman

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Every time we allow someone to move us with anger, we teach them to be angry.

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Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.

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Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.

By Eckhart Tolle

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Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.

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The two best times to keep your mouth shut are when you’re swimming and when you’re angry.

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The two best times to keep your mouth shut are when you’re swimming and when you’re angry.

By Unknown

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The two best times to keep your mouth shut are when you’re swimming and when you’re angry.

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A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.

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A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.

By Lao Tzu

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A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.

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To try is to risk failure. But risk must be taken because the greatest hazard of life is to risk nothing. The person who risks nothing does nothing, has nothing, is nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot learn, feel, change, grow

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To try is to risk failure. But risk must be taken because the greatest hazard of life is to risk nothing. The person who risks nothing does nothing, has nothing, is nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot learn, feel, change, grow, live, and love.

By Leo Buscaglia

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To try is to risk failure. But risk must be taken because the greatest hazard of life is to risk nothing. The person who risks nothing does nothing, has nothing, is nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot learn, feel, change, grow

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Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.

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Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.

By Mary Lou Retton

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Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.

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To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do.

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To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do.

By Kahlil Gibran

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To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do.

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Life cannot be understood flat on a page. It has to be lived; a person has to get out of his head, has to fall in love, has to memorize poems, has to jump off bridges into rivers, has to stand in an empty desert and whisper sonnets under his breath. We ge

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Life cannot be understood flat on a page. It has to be lived; a person has to get out of his head, has to fall in love, has to memorize poems, has to jump off bridges into rivers, has to stand in an empty desert and whisper sonnets under his breath. We get one story, you and I, and one story alone…It would be a crime not to venture out, wouldn’t it?

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Life cannot be understood flat on a page. It has to be lived; a person has to get out of his head, has to fall in love, has to memorize poems, has to jump off bridges into rivers, has to stand in an empty desert and whisper sonnets under his breath. We ge

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The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.

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The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.

By Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one’s neighbor — such is my idea of happiness.

By Leo Tolstoy

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for

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The best portion of a good man’s life is the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.

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The best portion of a good man’s life is the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.

By William Wordsworth

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The best portion of a good man’s life is the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.

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The person without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.

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The person without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.

By Thomas Carlyle

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The person without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.

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The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

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The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

By Chinese Proverb

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The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

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Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!

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Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!

By Anne Frank

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Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don

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Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.

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Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.

By Roger Babson

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Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.

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Our identity is very closely associated with our thoughts and feelings. Usually, when we feel anger, we become angry. We are anger itself. When we feel depressed, we are depression. When we feel greedy we are greed. It’s easy to see ourselves in the emoti

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Our identity is very closely associated with our thoughts and feelings. Usually, when we feel anger, we become angry. We are anger itself. When we feel depressed, we are depression. When we feel greedy we are greed. It’s easy to see ourselves in the emotional ‘guise du jour’ and mistake this costume for who we really are beneath it.

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Our identity is very closely associated with our thoughts and feelings. Usually, when we feel anger, we become angry. We are anger itself. When we feel depressed, we are depression. When we feel greedy we are greed. It’s easy to see ourselves in the emoti

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He who waits to do a great deal of good at once, will never do anything.

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He who waits to do a great deal of good at once, will never do anything.

By Samuel Johnson

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He who waits to do a great deal of good at once, will never do anything.

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Don't give up. I believe in you all. A person's a person no matter how small.

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Don't give up. I believe in you all. A person's a person no matter how small.

By Dr. Seuss

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For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on

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For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on major events like a great job, huge amounts of money, a flawlessly happy marriage or a trip to Paris, that person isn’t going

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For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on

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Virtue means doing the right thing, in relation to the right person, at the right time, to the right extent, in the right manner, and for the right purpose. Thus, to give money away is quite a simple task, but for the act to be virtuous, the donor must gi

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Virtue means doing the right thing, in relation to the right person, at the right time, to the right extent, in the right manner, and for the right purpose. Thus, to give money away is quite a simple task, but for the act to be virtuous, the donor must give to the right person, for the right purpose, in the right amount, in the right manner, and at the right time.

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Virtue means doing the right thing, in relation to the right person, at the right time, to the right extent, in the right manner, and for the right purpose. Thus, to give money away is quite a simple task, but for the act to be virtuous, the donor must gi

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A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men, and when he devotes himself helpfully to all life that is in need of help.

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A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men, and when he devotes himself helpfully to all life that is in need of help.

By George Orwell

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A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men, and when he devotes himself helpfully to all life that is in need of help.

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The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused

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The person who knows how to laugh at himself will never cease to be amused

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The amount of sleep needed by the average person is ten minutes more.

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The amount of sleep needed by the average person is ten minutes more.

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The amount of sleep needed by the average person is ten minutes more.

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If you lend someone £20, and never see that person again, it was probably worth it.

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If you lend someone £20, and never see that person again, it was probably worth it.

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If you lend someone £20, and never see that person again, it was probably worth it.

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You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

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You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

By Zig Ziglar

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You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

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They keep saying the right person will come along. I think mine was hit by a truck…

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They keep saying the right person will come along. I think mine was hit by a truck…

By Unknown

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They keep saying the right person will come along. I think mine was hit by a truck…

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A person will only leave their comfort zone once they decide that magic and adventure outweigh complete certainty and security.

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A person will only leave their comfort zone once they decide that magic and adventure outweigh complete certainty and security.

By Doe Zantamata

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A person will only leave their comfort zone once they decide that magic and adventure outweigh complete certainty and security.

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A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times.

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A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times.

By Baltasar Gracián

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A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times.

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Any person capable of angering you becomes your master.

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Any person capable of angering you becomes your master.

By Epictetus

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Any person capable of angering you becomes your master.

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A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.

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A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.

By Albert Einstein

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A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.

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It’s useless to hold a person to anything they say when they are in love, drunk, or running for office.

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It’s useless to hold a person to anything they say when they are in love, drunk, or running for office.

By Shirley MacLaine

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It’s useless to hold a person to anything they say when they are in love, drunk, or running for office.

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Any person capable of angering you becomes your master; he can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by him.

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Any person capable of angering you becomes your master; he can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by him.

By Epictetus

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Any person capable of angering you becomes your master; he can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by him.

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I believe the recipe for happiness to be just enough money to pay the monthly bills you acquire, a little surplus to give you confidence, a little too much work each day, enthusiasm for your work, a substantial share of good health, a couple of real frien

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I believe the recipe for happiness to be just enough money to pay the monthly bills you acquire, a little surplus to give you confidence, a little too much work each day, enthusiasm for your work, a substantial share of good health, a couple of real friends and a wife and children to share life’s beauty with you.

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I believe the recipe for happiness to be just enough money to pay the monthly bills you acquire, a little surplus to give you confidence, a little too much work each day, enthusiasm for your work, a substantial share of good health, a couple of real frien

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The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.

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The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.

By Oprah Winfrey

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The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.

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The higher goal a person pursues, the quicker his ability develops, and the more beneficial he will become to the society. I believe for sure that this is also a truth.

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The higher goal a person pursues, the quicker his ability develops, and the more beneficial he will become to the society. I believe for sure that this is also a truth.

By Maksim Gorky

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The higher goal a person pursues, the quicker his ability develops, and the more beneficial he will become to the society. I believe for sure that this is also a truth.

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Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

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Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

By Robert A. Heinlein

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Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

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