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Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.

MAGGIE KUHN

American. civil rights activist, author

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Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses. —Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. —Jimi Hendrix
Always reward your long hours of labor surrounded by your family. Nurture their love carefully, remembering that your children need models, not critics. And even if you have failed at all else in the eyes of the world, if you have a loving family, you are a success. —Og Mandino
Mistakes are the portals of discovery. —James Joyce
To the wrongs that need resistance, To the right that needs assistance, To the future in the distance, Give yourselves. —Carrie Chapman Catt
Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up. —Anne Lamott
The value of life is not based on how long we live, but how much we contribute to others in our society. —Buddha
We haven't all had the good fortune to be ladies; we haven't all been generals, or poets, or statesmen; but when the toast works down to the babies, we stand on common ground—for we have all been babies. —Mark Twain
Don’t practice until you get it right. Practice until you can’t get it wrong. —Unknown
The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts. —Marcus Aurelius
You are braver than you believe, smarter than you seem, and stronger than you think. —Winnie-the-Pooh (A. A. Milne)
All for one and one for all, united we stand divided we fall. —Alexandre Dumas
The most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen. Just listen. Perhaps the most important thing we ever give each other is our attention…. A loving silence often has far more power to heal and to connect than the most well-intentioned words. —Rachel Naomi Remen
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. —Khalil Gibran
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. —Thomas Aquinas
If my mind can conceive it, my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it! —Jesse Jackson

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