232 Total Quotes

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Alone, all alone Nobody, but nobody Can make it out here alone
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#Attitude

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life is a gift, and i try to respond with grace and courtesy
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#Courtesy

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If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.
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#Attitude

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See, you don’t have to think about doing the right thing if you are for the right thing then you’ll do it without thinking.
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#Action

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God puts rainbows in the clouds so that each of us- in the dreariest and most dreaded moments- can see a possibility of hope.
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#Belief

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The thorn from the bush one has planted, nourished and pruned pricks more deeply and draws more blood.
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#Betrayal

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Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.
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#American Poet

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The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change.
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#Ambition

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Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
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#American Poet #Attitude

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We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
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#American Poet #Attitude

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Self-pity in its early stages is as snug as a feather mattress. Only when it hardens does it become uncomfortable.
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#American Poet

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Some of us are timid. We think we have something to lose so we don't try for that next hill.
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#Character

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I believe talent is like electricity. We don't understand electricity. We use it. You can plug into it and light up a lamp, keep a heart pump going, light a cathedral, or you can electrocute a person with it. Electricity will do all that. It makes no
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#Electricity

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I don't believe the accident of birth makes people sisters or brothers. It makes them siblings. Gives them mutuality of parentage. Sisterhood and brotherhood is a condition people have to work at.
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#Birth

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We all should know that diversity makes for a rich tapestry, and we must understand that all the threads of the tapestry are equal in value no matter what their color.
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#Color

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One must know not just how to accept a gift, but with what grace to share it.
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#Acceptance

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i can be changed by what happens to me. but i refuse to be reduced by it.
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#Attitude #Change

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If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love.
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#American Poet #Giving #Valentine's Day

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There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
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#American Poet #Agony

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When you wish someone joy, you wish them peace,love, prosperity, happiness... all the good things.
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#Happiness

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If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.
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#American Poet #Discovery #Pearls of Wisdom #Luck