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Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

Kahlil Gibran

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

Kahlil Gibran

A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

Kahlil Gibran

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.

Kahlil Gibran

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

Kahlil Gibran

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

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My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

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Happiness is a state of activity.

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Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.

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Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts

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Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.

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Be all you can be.

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Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.

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When the going gets tough the tough get going.

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And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.

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