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The uglier the storm the lovelier the rainbow.
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You are a product of your mind, a result of your thoughts, and a consequence of your actions.
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If the sky had no tears, the world would have no rainbows.
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The entire world above you, around you, beneath you, and beside you, is insignificant in comparison to the world within you.
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The ugliest storms paint the loveliest rainbows.
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To live a little, love a little. To live a lot, love a lot.
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Love in fools is better than hate in the wise.
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Reward those who help you. Forget those who use you. Ignore those who judge you. Forgive those who wrong you.
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Your strength lies in knowledge, your power lies in wisdom, your treasure lies in understanding, and your wealth lies in life.
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Forgive those who hurt you yesterday.Reward those who help you today.Remember those who help you tomorrow.
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Light another's path and the universe will light your own.
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Knowledge gives you the world, intelligence gives you the sky, understanding gives you the stars, but wisdom gives you the universe.
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The greatest profit you make in business is not money, but happiness. The greatest riches you give in life are not possessions, but love. The greatest treasures you acquire in life are not jewels, but joy.
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It is easier to pluck a flower than to nurture it; which is why some would prefer to destroy your talents than nurture them.
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The greatest universe is not somewhere out there, but inside of yourself.
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The ignorant learn from none, the simple learn from some, the intelligent learn from many, but the enlightened learn from all.
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If death blew a trumpet each time he was coming, there would be no one to greet him on arrival.
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The blind can see love, the deaf can hear love, the mute can express love, and the disabled can carry love.
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Darkness is a prison from which only light escapes.
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If the world gives you a thousand reasons to cry, find a thousand and one reasons to smile.
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A rose started off a bud, a bird started off an egg, and a forest started off a seed.
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In thoughts, be wise. In speech, be cautious. In sentiment, be positive. In actions, be prudent.
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The most beautiful people are those who bring out the beauty in others.
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In calm waters you still find sharks.
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Pray for faith, hope for peace, strive for unity, and persevere for harmony.
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Ears for wisdom, hands for work, eyes for opportunities, and a mouth for thanks.
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Enough pain will keep you humble.Enough grief will keep you compassionate.Enough trouble will keep you strong.Enough hardship will keep you grateful.
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Time is your acquaintance. Life is your friend. Death is your opponent. Eternity is your companion.
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It is not the size of a seed, but the size of what rises from it.
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The past is your teacher. The present is your opportunity. The future is your reward.
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The clearest mirror in the universe is not made of glass, but of a loving soul.
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In my youth I had three teachers: friends, enemies, and books. In my adulthood I had three professors: God, nature, and life.
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Be happy when you work, thankful when you earn, cautious when you spend, shrewd when you save, and charitable when you give.
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The wise are like a river; they go forward and upward, never backward or downward.
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The mind dies, but its thoughts live on. The heart perishes, but its experiences live on. The body expires, but its spirit lives on.
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Don't judge a tree by its size, but by its fruit.
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You were born to dream. You were born to strive. You were born to conquer. You were born to rise.
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Knowledge offers you strength. Wisdom promises you influence. Understanding assures you wealth. Love guarantees you power.
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Your mind is a reservoir of potential; your heart an ocean of strength; your soul a well of talents; and your body a vessel of power.
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Thunder roars but does not strike. Lightning strikes but does not roar. Choose to be lightning.
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Before you look for dirt in people, look for treasure.
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Lips may lie, but the heart always tells the truth.
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Wisdom has a hundred eyes to see opportunities, courage has a hundred feet to seek opportunities, and strength has a hundred arms to seize opportunities.
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A day in a storm strengthens you more than a thousand in sunshine.
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If you rule the air, you are great; the waters, you are extraordinary; the lands, you are remarkable; but if you rule over yourself, you are remarkable.
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Teach yourself. Help yourself. Improve yourself. Enrich yourself.
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There is no gem like virtue, no wealth like happiness, no treasure like faith, and no jewel like love.
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The world's most beautiful angel is love inside your soul.
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Think before you speak. Question before you judge. Examine before you decide.
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The greater the number of fish a river bears the greater the number of fishermen that patronize it.
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Expand your mind. Nurture your heart. Develop your body. Cultivate your soul.
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Your knowledge can stir the world, your intellect can move it, your wisdom can shake it, but only your love can truly change it.
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Beautiful silence is better than ugly speech.
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Love lost is better than hate found. True criticism is better than false praise. Genuine enemies are better than counterfeit friends.
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A flower does not use words to announce its arrival to the world; it just blooms.
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A tree is only as good as the seed it is stems from.
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If you have power, be just; wealth, be generous; knowledge, be wise; titles, be humble; and life, be grateful.
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Pain teaches you more than pleasure. Failure teaches you more than success. Poverty teaches you more than prosperity. Adversity teaches you more than comfort.
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Care more. Help more. Give more. Love more.
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No one benefits from an empty jar; fill yourself first before pouring out to others.
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Life is temporal.Time is fleeting.God is permanent.Eternity is enduring.
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Practicing what you preach is the world's most eloquent sermon.
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The mind is the key; the heart is the door; the soul is corridor; the universe is the destination.
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The sun is intelligent because it never rises too early, and wise because it never sets too late.
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Be like the sun; bear with those in the dark, but keep shining your light.
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Help when you can. Give what you have. Do what you must. Be who you ought to be.
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The cleanest feet in the universe are positive thoughts walking through your mind.
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To be happy: the simple pursue pleasure, the common pursue riches, the uncommon pursue knowledge, and the exceptional pursue wisdom.
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You cannot fast-forward time, you cannot rewind it, and you cannot pause it; you can only waste or benefit from it.
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A rose does not need to boast of what the whole world already knows; its beauty.
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They know your face, but not your mind.They understand your words, but not your heart.They hear your name, but not your soul.They grasp your past, but not your future.
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Wisdom paints a rainbow in your mind, joy paints a rainbow in your heart, and love paints a rainbow in your soul.
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In the body is tremendous strength, in the mind is brilliant potential, in the heart is extraordinary influence, and in the soul is remarkable power.
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Don't waste time watering a weed hoping to transform it into a flower.
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It is wise to buy acquaintances, but foolish to buy friends.
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What you conquer in your soul you conquer in your world.
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Be wise enough to learn from the past, shrewd enough to capitalize on the present, and clever enough to prepare for the future.
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Learn more than others. Work more than others. Succeed more than others. Give more than others.
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If you can think higher thoughts, you can do higher deeds.
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A river does not go looking for water; water comes looking for it instead.
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Hate is strong, fear is mighty, jealousy is powerful, but love is invincible.
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If you get too close to the sun, you will burn; if you get too far, you will freeze: this is how it is with passion.
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It is in vain to chase two birds at the same time, even if you have a thousand legs.
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At ten, you are foolish. At twenty, you are naive. At thirty, you are alert. At forty, you are experienced. At fifty, you are wise.
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Trees generously share their fruit.Bees generously share their honey.Flowers generously share their perfume. Do likewise.
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Three kinds of people achieve illumination: those who learn, those who teach, and those who do both continuously.
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If you have money, you are affluent; if you have joy, you are wealthy; and if you have love, you are rich.
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A flower's beauty is birthed in a seed's ugly struggles.
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If you have the power to think, you have the power to change your world.
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One who thinks for himself is a threat to his enemies, a refuge to his acquaintances, a prize to his friends, and a gift to the world.
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The wise are like a sprouting seed; they go forward and upward, never backward or downward.
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Love is your greatest asset, fear is your greatest liability, and joy is your greatest reward.
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The universe sees your beauty; now see the beauty in others.
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A bird that sings too much will only lose its voice, but a bird that does not sing at all will lose its symphonies.
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Pleasure awakens the body, wisdom awakens the mind, joy awakens the heart, and love awakens the soul.
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Bless the world with your mind, heal the world with your heart, lift the world with your soul; elevate the world with your life.
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Losing teaches you how to win; winning teaches you how not to lose.
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Talk less. Do more. Fear less. Achieve more.
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Love is black. Love is white. Love is brown. Love is humanity.
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Life is a thorough university; pain and hardship are its distinguished professors.
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If you are angry for one second, it leaves you with only fifty-nine seconds of happiness.
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We are all artists; painting the world with our thoughts while coloring the universe with our deeds.
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You are an original masterpiece; imitating someone else diminishes your value.
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Wine had to be grapes first. Diamonds had to be rocks first. Butterflies had to be caterpillars first. Rainbows had to be storms first.
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Be so warm that people mistake you for the sun; so bright that people mistake you for the stars; and so accommodating that people mistake you for the universe.
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If you have a house but no home, you are homeless; knowledge but no wisdom, you are imprudent; acquaintances but no friends, you are lonely; money but no happiness, you are poor; and life but no joy, you are lifeless.
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A rose would be miserable if it was forced to be a daisy, no matter how much water it was fed.
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The sun consumes even itself to give light to a dark world; do likewise.
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Worry makes you weaker, regret makes you sadder, hate makes you angrier, but hope makes you stronger, and love makes you happier.
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Give of yourself to others and others will give of themselves to you.
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The mind shrinks or expands in proportion to one's wisdom; the heart, in proportion to one's courage; and the soul, in proportion to one's love.
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An archer must never blame a target for missing it.
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If you want to be happy, love. If you want to be happier, love some more.
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One who is wise is rich, one who is virtuous is wealthy, one who is happy is affluent, and one who is loving is prosperous.
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Whether your glass is half full or half empty, hope can fill it up.
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It is better to be a marble in a hut than a brick in a palace.
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It is in vain to hide a fruitful seed in fertile soil.
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The brave with all of their weaknesses are better than the cowardly with all of their strengths.
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Pain that results in success is better than pleasure that results in failure.
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Love has the mind of a sage, the heart of a saint, and the soul of an angel.
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Peace gives you the world, laughter gives you the sky, joy gives you the world, and love gives you the universe.
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If you stop tending to flowers when they lose a few petals, you will never grow a garden.
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To help yourself, help others; to help others, help yourself.
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If you want to lead a pleasant life, be good to yourself; if you want to lead a happy life, be good to others; and if you want to lead an exceptional life, be good to everyone.
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Only when your love of roses is greater than your fear of thorns can you grow a beautiful garden.
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In helping yourself, you prove you are strong; in helping others, you prove you are compassionate; in helping many, you prove you are generous; if helping everyone, you prove you are enlightened.
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Plucking a rose only proves you desire it, but nurturing it proves you love it.
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To encourage people, walk beside them. To inspire people, walk in front of them. To drive people, walk behind them. To lead people, walk with them.
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Be merry, because it confuses your enemies; happy, because it annoys them; cheerful, because it angers them; and joyful, because it kills them.
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Thoughts can only hurt you with your permission, feelings can only wound you with your consent, experiences can only damage you with your authorization; life can only ruin you with your approval.
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Behind you, leave your enemies. Beside you, keep your family. Around you, maintain your friends. Within you, treasure God.
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To appreciate pleasure, someone had to experience pain; to appreciate joy, some had to experience sorrow; to appreciate love, some had to experience heartache; to appreciate freedom, some had to experience fear.
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Be noble like the sun; let even those who resent you for shinning benefit from your warmth.
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Your first teacher is your mother; the second is people; the third is life; and the fourth is God.
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Learn from acquaintances, and you are clever; from friends, and you are intelligent; from enemies, and you are shrewd; but learn from all, and you are wise.
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The most beautiful eyes haven't been seen yet; the most beautiful tongue hasn't been heard yet; the most beautiful hands haven't been held yet; the most beautiful mind hasn't been understood yet; the most beautiful heart hasn't been felt yet; and the most beautiful life hasn't been lived yet.
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The world is full of angels; if you can't find one, be one.
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If all you have is money, you are among the poorest people in the world.
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Joy gives you strength.Hope gives you fortitude.Faith gives you courage.Love gives you power.
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A beautiful rose with an ugly soul wilts quickly.
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Cheerfulness will help you draw strangers, cleverness will help gain acquaintances, faithfulness will help you keep companions, and kindness will help you multiply friends.
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Esteem intelligence, cherish knowledge, and value understanding, but trust wisdom.
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Beautiful beginnings are often born from ugly endings.
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The ocean is never afraid of wind rising against it; it creates beautiful waves instead.
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Your father you esteem.Your mother you pamper.Your relatives you regard.Your friends you value.Your neighbors you respect.Your enemies you pardon.
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When you love, you forgive; when you forgive, you love.
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Stars do not hide from darkness. Roses do not hide from thorns. Diamonds do not hide from pressure.
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You are a gift to the universe, but a package is only valuable if it allows itself to be unwrapped.
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A flower does not bloom for itself, but for the world; do likewise.
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Anger has great strength, but no brains. Greed has a great appetite, but no heart.Pride has a great spirit, but no soul.
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Knowledge is the eldest daughter of wisdom.
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Water your dreams with fear, and they will wilt; with doubt, and they will wither; with hope, and they will grow; with faith, and they will flourish.
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Hunger is a lesser evil than ignorance.
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Water drops erode mountains not because of their size, but their persistence.
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The universe offers you three things that money cannot buy: joy, love, and life.
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To appreciate pleasure some had to experience pain; to appreciate joy some had to experience sorrow; to appreciate love some had to experience heartache; and to experience freedom some had to experience fear.
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A beautiful gift does not decrease in value because it is wrapped in ugly paper.
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Planting your own garden is better than waiting for someone to bring you flowers.
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If your thoughts are higher than your problems, you can fly above them.
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If roses tried to be sunflowers, they would lose their beauty; and if sunflowers tried to be roses, they would lose their strength.
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Love makes you strong when others are weak, brave when others are scared, hopeful when others are despairing and cheerful when others are sad.
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Truth is my weapon. Knowledge is my armor. Wisdom is my strategist. Love is my warrior.
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If birds sing without worrying about who is listening to them, and monkeys dance without worrying about who is watching them, and hyenas laugh without worrying about who is mocking them, then you too must do what you do best without worrying about who is ridiculing you.
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If you have food on your table, clothes on your back, a roof on your head, and a dream in your heart, you have everything you need in life.
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When bitter, say little; when angry, say nothing; when happy, say much; when joyful, say all.
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Grief gives you a hundred reasons to cry; hope gives you a thousand reasons to smile, joy gives you a million reasons to laugh, and love gives you billion reasons to rejoice.
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The sun is never denied the light it gives; likewise, you are never denied the kindness you bestow.
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Love has never been conquered, not even by the greatest army.
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Don't mourn over the past; it has no pity for you. Don't cry over the present; it has no sympathy for you; and don't weep over the future, it has no mercy on you.
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A dove struggling in a storm grows stronger than an eagle soaring in sunshine.
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Water returns to the ocean. Light returns to the sun. Life returns to God.
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Love is loud; the soul hears it, even if the universe is deaf.
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There are three things that a beggar and a rich person share every day: the sun, the moon, and the stars.
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A rose, no matter how beautiful, still has to contend with thorns.
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If you think too much, you will worry too much; if you worry too much, you will fear too much; if you fear too much, you will dread too much; and if you dread too much, you will suffer too much.
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When you look at a rose try to focus on its beauty, not its thorns.
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Only dead leaves allow the wind to blow them to and fro.
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You are not lonely if joy is within you; not empty if truth is within you; not poor if love is within you; and not insignificant if God is within you.
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Knowledge is the path, understanding is the way, wisdom is the highway, and enlightenment is the destination.
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If you want to shine, sit before a lamp; if you want to shine brighter, sit before a fire; but if you want to shine the brightest, sit before a sage.
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Knowing what to say is sense, when to say it is intelligence, how to say it is wisdom, why and how to say it is enlightenment.
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A flower always turns its face to light; do likewise.
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No matter how deep you bury good seeds, they always find a way to rise.
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Scars mean you fought. Wrinkles mean you lived. Heartache means you loved.
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Use your mind's talents diligently, your heart's powers incredibly, and your soul's genius profitably.
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If your greatest wish is to be happy, you are clever; if it is to make others happy, you are virtuous; but if it is to make yourself and others happy, you are wise.
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One who loves lives a thousand years in one day; one who hates only lives one day in a thousand years.
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Spend time with people who enrich your mind, nourish your heart, and illuminate your soul.
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The ocean does not lose its splendor because it lost a few drops.
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One who is not afraid to die lives, and one who is afraid to live dies.
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Planting a flower in the desert takes greater skill than growing a garden in a rain forest.
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You can paint the whole sky black, but that won't keep stars from shinning.
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Embrace all. Help some. Trust few. Harm none.
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To change your life, love yourself. To change your community, love others. To change the world, love everyone.
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When a storm shows up, always remind yourself a rainbow is hiding behind it.
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Don't let people draw you into their darkness; pull them into your light.
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If you look to money for happiness, you will be disappointed; to power, you will be disillusioned; to honor, you will be dissatisfied; to others, you will be disenchanted; but if you look to God, you will be fulfilled.
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Love has two rules: the first one is love, and the second one is love some more.
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If you want to know how fortunate you are, visit three places: the slum, the hospital, and the cemetery.
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Yesterday says, Forget me, but learn from me. Today says, Embrace me, yet utilize me.Tomorrow says, Anticipate me, then prepare for me.