What lies behind us, and what lies before us are but tiny matters compared to what lies within us. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

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What lies behind us, and what lies before us are but tiny matters compared to what lies within us.


Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist


we should take time to discover what lies within us!

Collins from Ghana OCTOBER 8, 2016
This is perfectly true. It courage and determination to accomplish anything .

Evelyn MAY 24, 2016
I Truly Love this man .... Ralp Waldo Emwerson ...My Favorite

Tlynn from Sacramento MAY 22, 2016
See that great value within you and own it!

Anonymous APRIL 20, 2016

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Leaders who win the respect of others are the ones who deliver more than they promise, not the ones who promise more than they can deliver. —Mark A. Clement
The earth will not continue to offer its harvest, except with faithful stewardship. We cannot say we love the land and then take steps to destroy it for use by future generations. —Pope John XXIII
Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself. —Audrey Hepburn
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