As long as we have memories, yesterday remains. As long as we have hope, tomorrow waits. As long as we have love, today is beautiful.
In dwelling, be close to the land. In meditation, go deep in the heart. In dealing with others, be gentle and kind. In speech, be true. In ruling, be just. In business, be competent. In action, watch the timing. - Tao Te Ching
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Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory. - Norman Vincent Peale
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"Nobody is superior, nobody is inferior,
but nobody is equal either.
People are simply unique,
There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth: not going all the way, and not starting. - Buddha
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Go ahead and give it a shot. Though it may or may not work the way you intend, you owe it to yourself to make the attempt and find out. Let your fears and concerns prepare you, but don’t let them stop you. - Ralph Marston
Live a life of purpose and love, rise above the challenge. Always give your 100% as if there’s no tomorrow; the more obstacles you overcome, the stronger you become.
Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul. - John Muir
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Count the garden by the flowers, never by the leaves that fall. Count your life with smiles and not the tears that roll.
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To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
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You must dare to disassociate yourself from those who would delay your journey; leave, depart, if not physically, then mentally. Go your own way, quietly, undramatically, and venture toward trueness at last. - Vernon Howard