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Matshona Dhliwayo
If a man found his dream wife, it was because he was wide awake.
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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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The world says fit in; the universe says stand out.
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Train the ears to hear more, the eyes to see more, the hands to do more, the feet to accomplish more, the mind to think more, the heart to feel more, and the soul to love more.
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A flower does not use words to announce its arrival to the world; it just blooms.
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Water is soft, but can maneuver any obstacle; be shrewd, and be gentle, and you too will be able to do likewise.
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As the sky is too big for two stars to clash, the world is big enough for all of us to shine.
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If you want little, give little; if you want much, give much; if you want all, give all.
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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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A flower does not bloom for itself, but for the world; do likewise.
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You don't have to swim when you know how to walk on water.
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You are better than your past, greater than your present, and brighter than your future.
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A smile is worth dozens of words, but a kiss is worth a thousand.
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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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No one tries to stone a tree whose fruit is not ripe.
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It is difficult for flowers to hide their beauty; that is why they are always picked first.
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Water returns to the ocean. Light returns to the sun. Life returns to God.
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We are all born stars, but some refuse to shine and others make it their life's mission to glow.
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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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It is because of pain that you value pleasure, sorrow that you value joy, despair that you value hope, war that you value peace, and hate that you value love.
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Stars don't need words to be heard; their beauty speaks for them.
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A dove struggling in a storm grows stronger than an eagle soaring in sunshine.
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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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Life is temporal.Time is fleeting.God is permanent.Eternity is enduring.
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There is no greater beast than envy, no greater thief than fear, no greater enemy than greed, no greater predator than wrath, and no greater poison than bitterness.
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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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We are all artists; painting the world with our thoughts while coloring the universe with our deeds.
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Never let the world take your smile; all it will give you in return is a frown.
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You must walk on water, especially if you don't know how to swim.
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Wealth won't make you happy. Power won't make you remarkable. Fame won't make you honorable. Education won't make you wise.
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Whether your glass is half full or half empty, hope can fill it up.
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If there is wisdom in your mind, prove it; joy in your heart, share it; love in your soul, show it; good in your life, impart it.
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Love gives you knees to crawl, feet to run, legs to sprint, and wings to soar.
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The soul is a great magician; transforming thoughts into reality, desires into actions, and life into experiences.
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Dear fear, I'm divorcing you. Dear courage, I'm courting you. Dear hope, I'm pursuing you. Dear love, I'm marrying you.
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Dream while others are sleeping. Dare while others are wishing. Do while others are talking. Deliver while others are quitting.
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When a storm shows up, always remind yourself a rainbow is hiding behind it.
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A wolf raised in a jungle is fiercer than a lion reared in a circus.
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I was never punished for my ignorance; I was punished by my ignorance.
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A diamond earns its sparkle from the pressure it endures.
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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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Learn more than others. Work more than others. Succeed more than others. Give more than others.
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You are the architect of your future; you decide whether you will build a hut or a palace.
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If God charged us for every tear He shed for us, the world would be bankrupt.
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The world's most lethal venom is not found on the tongues of serpents, but on the tongues of a disgruntled wife.
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Trust unites, fear divides, mercy heals, and love conquers.
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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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Do not curse the well that quenches your thirst.
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The say money talks, but I've seen it sing, and even seen it dance.
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To strengthen the body's muscles, exercise; the mind's muscles, read; the heart's muscle's, laugh; and the soul's muscles, love.
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A shrewd enemy will teach you more than a foolish friend.
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God sometimes uses ugly vessels to carry beautiful things.
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Throwing dirt at a diamond does not diminish its value.
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The past is your teacher. The present is your opportunity. The future is your reward.
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The poor can dream. The weak can hope. The helpless can strive. The powerless can rise.
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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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You were not born to impress the world, but to impress the universe.
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You can paint the whole sky black, but that won't keep stars from shinning.
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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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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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It is not the size of a seed, but the size of what rises from it.
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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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Calm skies don't make skillful eagles.
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In order for a seed to rise, it must be buried in dirt; likewise, in order for the great to rise they must be buried in adversity.
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Leave beauty marks in the lives of those you meet, not scars.
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A flower must bloom inside first before revealing its beauty to the world.
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A lion is not afraid of walking alone, even if the whole jungle is pursuing it.
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Anyone can love a rose, but only a saint can love its thorns.
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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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A flower always turns its face to light; be likewise.
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Outer beauty you see with your eyes, but inner beauty you only see with your heart.
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Love is like gold: it does not lose its value, no matter how deep it is buried.
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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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No matter how ugly a fruit is, worms will seek it out.
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Let go of the past, even if it offers you Heaven; embrace the future, even if it offers you Hell.
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Seeds you plant today determine the harvest you reap tomorrow.
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Lies spread quicker than truth because they have longer legs.
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What you conquer in your soul you conquer in your world.
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Rest as if you'll live forever; work as if you'll die today.
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Love is your greatest asset, fear is your greatest liability, and joy is your greatest reward.
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Hunger is a lesser evil than ignorance.
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Don't resent a woman for who she is not; love her for who she is.
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A beautiful gift does not decrease in value because it is wrapped in ugly paper.
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Dream like a child. Reason like an elder. Play like a youth. Work like an adult.
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When God wants to give you a miracle, He first gives you a problem.
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You can switch off all the lights, but that won't stop the sun from rising.
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The body is an outstanding source of strength; the mind an incredible source of intelligence; the heart an uncommon source of might; and the soul a remarkable source of power.
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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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Divorce fear. Court courage. Pursue hope. Marry love.
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The entrance to the world is inside your mind; the entrance to the universe is inside your soul.
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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.
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Fear tells you what can't be done; courage tells you what can be done; wisdom tells you what must be done; and love tells you why it must be done.
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Wisdom is a great prophet, faith is a great warrior, knowledge is a great sage, and virtue is a great priest.
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The poorest man you can marry is not the one who lacks money, but the one who lacks character.
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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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When you wrestle with life, your heart inevitably becomes a warrior; when you wrestle with death, your soul inevitably becomes a conqueror.
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Run to brilliance. Sprint to excellence. Soar to transcendence.
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One who is not afraid to die lives, and one who is afraid to live dies.
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Temporary friends sometimes bring us to permanent blessings.
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A star is a rock that could no longer hide its light from the world.
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Don't resent the sky for its storms; esteem it for its rainbows.
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Work keeps us occupied. Faith keeps us fortified. Hope keeps us gratified. Love keeps us satisfied.
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As only dead leaves allow the wind to blow them to and fro, never allow yourself to be swayed by popular opinion.
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Mind-power takes you to the mountaintop. Heart-power takes you the stars. Soul-power takes you to the edge of the universe.
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The sun stands out not because it merely shines, but because it shines on everyone.
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The tallest trees sometimes grow from the smallest seeds.
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Love is black. Love is white. Love is brown. Love is humanity.
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Esteem intelligence, cherish knowledge, and value understanding, but trust wisdom.
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Scars mean you fought. Wrinkles mean you lived. Heartache means you loved.
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Get high on love, not drugs.
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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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It is impossible to graduate from the University of Life with no scars.
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A ship will never sink if God is on it.
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A flower in a desert still has no reason to envy a thorn in a rainforest.
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The storm is the optimist's friend, but the pessimist's nightmare.
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Don't strive to be superior to others; strive to be better than you were yesterday.
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If size really mattered, a match wouldn't be able to set a forest on fire.
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Those who laugh with you when you laugh are acquaintances, those who cry with you when you cry are companions, and those who do both are friends.
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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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Your feet may be small, but travel much. Your hands may be little, but conquer much. Your eyes may be tiny, but perceive much. Your ears may be modest, but heed much.
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The ocean is never afraid of wind rising against it; it creates beautiful waves instead.
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One who protects himself from negative thoughts protects himself from negative outcomes.
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Lust promises you the world, and disappoints. Love promises you the universe, and delivers.
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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 I don't weep the future, it has no mercy on you.
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The most beautiful rose still has to contend with ugly thorns.
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Light another's path and the universe will light your own.
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A kind stranger is better than an uncaring friend.
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Jealousy stings, envy poisons, anger harms, and hate murders.
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Rainbows can't rise without storms.
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Stir the world with your skills, shake the world with your talents, move the world with your brilliance, change the world with your genius.
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Truth is my weapon. Knowledge is my armor. Wisdom is my strategist. Love is my warrior.
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The world is already full of critics; to stand out, be an encourager.
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Jealousy says, Compete with each other. Envy says, Destroy each other. Empathy says, Help each other. Love says, Empower each other.
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A sword can only pierce the body, but love can pierce the soul.
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The greatest weight a bird gives up when preparing to fly is fear.
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Your life is God's gift to you; what you do with it is your gift to Him.
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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 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 reaching for the stars, beware of those who want to cut off your hands.
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Darkness is an uncomfortable place, but that is where stars are made.
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In thoughts, be wise. In speech, be cautious. In sentiment, be positive. In actions, be prudent.
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If you want to know a person's true character, observe how he treats those who don't matter.
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A small sharp axe clears a forest quicker than a big blunt one.
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A heart full of love is worth more than a purse full of coins.
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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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Love is the heart's best tenant; it always pays its rent on time.
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Ignorance hides in darkness; wisdom hides in light.
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One good friend is better than a thousand acquaintances.
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You're destined for greatness, Life said. But first, I'm going to make you cry.
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Learn a lot. Laugh a lot. Love a lot. Live a lot.
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One who conquers others is great, one who conquers the world is mighty, but one who conquers himself is divine.
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Joy gives you strength.Hope gives you fortitude.Faith gives you courage.Love gives you power.
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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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Only what is below you tries to pull you down.
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A rose struggling in a desert is still braver than a flower flourishing in a rain forest.
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If you are waiting for the perfect spouse, you are waiting for the perfect disappointment.
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Love will always be blind, but will never be deaf.
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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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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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When fortune favors fools, it is to punish them for the sake of the wise.
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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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A day in a storm strengthens you more than a thousand in sunshine.
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Smile more. Appreciate more. Love more. Do more.
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A heart of gold is more precious than a necklace of diamonds.
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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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A single star shines brighter than a thousand moons.
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It is the worst people in your life that teach you the best lessons.
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Prayer is the best way to hug those who are far away.
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If bees only gathered nectar from perfect flowers, they wouldn't be able to make even a single drop of honey.
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Love in your mind can be felt by some, love in your heart can be felt by many, but love in your soul can be felt by all.
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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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You can blow out a candle, but you cannot blow out a star.
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Your clock cannot buy you more time, your bed cannot get you more sleep, your titles cannot acquire you more influence, your fame cannot gain you more honor, and your money cannot earn you more happiness.
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No poison can kill quicker than bitterness; no medicine can heal quicker than gratitude; and no remedy can cure you quicker than love.
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If you cry in the rain, only the sky will see your tears.
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If the sky never grew dark, we would not be able to clearly see the stars.
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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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Looking up at the stars only proves you admire them, but shining your light proves you are like 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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The world's most beautiful angel is love inside your soul.
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Let them judge you, but remain virtuous.Let them criticize you, but remain wise.Let them misunderstand you, but remain kind. Let them hate you, but remain exceptional.
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A rainbow is not afraid of showing its true colors because it knows it is beautiful inside out.
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If you try to cultivate your talents in someone else's shadow, they might wilt.
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If a woman laughs when you hurt her, you ought to cry, for you have lost her; if she cries, you may laugh, for you have a worthy soulmate.
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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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Strive to be more than number one
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The cleanest feet in the universe are positive thoughts walking through your mind.
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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 highest form of intelligence is wisdom; the highest form of wisdom is love.
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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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A lion is born knowing how to hunt, but has to learn how to hunt well.
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When you hear love calling you, don't pretend to be deaf.
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You are no greater than the knowledge you acquire, the desires you harbor, and the experiences you cherish.
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The loudest preacher in the world is your conscience, the cleverest is wisdom, the rowdiest is passion, the surest is truth, the purest is love, and the highest is God.
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The sweeter the fruit a tree bears the greater the number of birds that eat from it.
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Care more. Help more. Give more. Love more.
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Don't let past disappointments rob you of future happiness.
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I have come to hide you, darkness told the star. I'm too bright, the defiant star replied.
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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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Worry makes you weaker, regret makes you sadder, hate makes you angrier, but hope makes you stronger, and love makes you happier.