There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. —Nelson Mandela

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There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.

NELSON MANDELA

Former president of South Africa

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Julia MAY 22, 2018
The world is waiting for you!

Phoenix from China APRIL 25, 2014
I like it very much. Does it mean we should try our best to be the best us?


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