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

COMMENTS


Darren from Sacramento, California NOVEMBER 25, 2017
Good values to live by

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


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The price of greatness is responsibility. —Sir Winston Churchill
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Joy multiplies when it is shared among friends. —R.A. Salvatore
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing. —John Powell
Joy is a decision, a really brave one, about how you are going to respond to life. —Wess Stafford
My mission is to create a world where we can live in harmony with nature. —Jane Goodall
The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts. —Marcus Aurelius
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
If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure. —H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe. —Oprah Winfrey
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others. —Nelson Mandela
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