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20 Apr

Some of my favorite quotes…

“So much of what is best in us is bound up in our love of family, that it remains the measure of our stability because it measures our sense of loyalty. All other pacts of love or fear derive from it and are modeled upon it.” ~Haniel Long

“Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul – and sings the tunes without the words – and never stops at all.” ~Emily Dickinson

“And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.” ~William Shakespeare

“A life lived with integrity – even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.” ~Denis Waitley

“All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.” ~Thomas Jefferson

‎”A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” ~Winston Churchill

“Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. And today? Today is a gift. That’s why we call it the present.”
~Babatunde Olatunji

“Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.” ~C.S. Lewis

“I was intelligent enough to make up my own mind. I not only had freedom of choice, I had freedom of expression.” ~Amy Tan

“Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.” ~Mark Twain

“Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” ~Mother Theresa

“A ‘No’ uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.” ~Gandhi

“But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.” ~Isaiah 53:5

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