We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures. —Thornton Wilder

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We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.

THORNTON WILDER

novelist, playwright

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Do something for those who have need of a man's help - Something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it. —Albert Schweitzer
It may take courage to embrace the possibilities of your own potential, but once you've flown past the summit of your fears, nothing will seem impossible. —Michael McKee
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. —Jimi Hendrix
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. —Martin Luther King, Jr.
Having somewhere to go is home, having someone to love is family, having both is blessing. —Unknown
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. —Confucius
Today, give yourself permission to be outrageously kind, irrationally warm, improbably generous. I promise it will be a blast. —Sasha Dichter
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A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home. —Christian D. Larson
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