The best part of life is not just surviving, but thriving with passion and compassion and humor and style and generosity and kindness. —Maya Angelou

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The best part of life is not just surviving, but thriving with passion and compassion and humor and style and generosity and kindness.

MAYA ANGELOU

Poet, dancer, producer, playwright, director, author

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Sophie from Oregon NOVEMBER 13, 2017
I love this quote!

Anonymous NOVEMBER 8, 2017
I’m lucky to have 4 great sisters!!!❤️❤️❤️

Sandor from L.A. NOVEMBER 8, 2017
First passion. Than compassion. Lastly if all ducks are in order, or if ones house is clean enough ,, comes passion to be compassionate . That makes for a better world.

Evelyn from NV NOVEMBER 8, 2017
I love this one...saving it on my Pinterest board so I won't lose it

Anonymous NOVEMBER 3, 2015
Poet, Dancer, Producer, Playwright, Director, Author


The price of greatness is responsibility. —Sir Winston Churchill
Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end.  —John Lennon
Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. —Thomas Edison
Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use. —Emily Post
Choose love and peace will follow. Choose peace and love will follow. —Mary Helen Doyle
Friends are medicine for a wounded heart and vitamins for a hopeful soul. —Steve Maraboli
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. —Sir Winston Churchill
It takes two flints to make a fire. —Louisa May Alcott
It's kind of fun to do the impossible. —Walt Disney
Let my soul smile through my heart and my heart smile through my eyes, that I may scatter rich smiles in sad hearts. —Paramahansa Yogananda
The best part of life is not just surviving, but thriving with passion and compassion and humor and style and generosity and kindness. —Maya Angelou
The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by. The saint is the man who walks through the dark paths of the world, himself a light. —Felix Adler
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are but tiny matters compared to what lies within us. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
The easiest way to make an impact in your community is just to be kind. —Joshua Williams
Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.  —William Faulkner
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it. —Margaret Thatcher

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