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Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

Leo Buscaglia

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

Leo Buscaglia

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

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Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

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Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.

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There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.

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Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.

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In imagination, there's no limitation.

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There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

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Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.

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First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

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I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.

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Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.

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He who has hope has everything.

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Dreams don't work unless you do.

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There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

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No pain, No gain.

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Who's on first.

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The way we see the problem is the problem.

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They are able because they think they are able.

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Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.

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Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

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