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Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

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Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

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Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

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There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.

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

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Kind words conquer.

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The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.

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If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.

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I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

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Love is the only gold.

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Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.

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It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

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Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

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Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air

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How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?

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Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.

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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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It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

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My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.

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Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition

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Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

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To infinity and beyond !

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The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.

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A leader is a dealer in hope.

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No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

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His eyes have made love to me all evening.

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We'll always have Paris.

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Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

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Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

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I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

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Things do not change we change.

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There is no education like adversity.

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Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

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Live your dreams.

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The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

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A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

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Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

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