Ask not for an easy life...ask for the strength to face the elements, to weather the storms; to be the might for the right and the weak, to be the voice for those who cannot speak, to see one's dreams to fruition with dignity, integrity, and grace. —Giac Nguyen

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Ask not for an easy life...ask for the strength to face the elements, to weather the storms; to be the might for the right and the weak, to be the voice for those who cannot speak, to see one's dreams to fruition with dignity, integrity, and grace.

GIAC NGUYEN

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Anonymous MARCH 4, 2018
The quote gives confidence when facing challenges and supporting others.

Michael from Accra  JULY 4, 2017
Good quote

Sandor from New York MAY 2, 2017
This is so beautifully written ,with so much substance. It makes me cry.

Laura from Walla Walla, WA JANUARY 31, 2017
Love this site

Rhonda from Kansas SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
Choose your destiny.


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