I didn't lose the gold. I won the silver. —Michelle Kwan

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I didn't lose the gold. I won the silver.

MICHELLE KWAN

figure skater, Olympic Medalist, United States public diplomacy ambassador

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terry from florida AUGUST 23, 2016
great attitude

Honk Kiap from Port Moresby  AUGUST 10, 2016
Defining moments can break you, lessons learnt make you strong.

Anonymous AUGUST 9, 2016
Good attitude to have:)


The joy we feel has little to do with the circumstances of our lives and everything to do with the focus of our lives. —Russell M. Nelson
At the end of the day, tell yourself gently: 'I love you, you did the best you could today, and even if you didn't accomplish all you had planned, I love you anyway.' —Anonymous
Still, like air, I rise. —Maya Angelou
An ounce of practice is generally worth more than a ton of theory. —Ernst F. Schumacher
She stood in the storm, and when the wind did not blow her way, she adjusted her sails. —Elizabeth Edwards
Carry out a random act of kindness with no expectation of reward. —Princess Diana
I think tolerance and acceptance and love is something that feeds every community. —Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (Lady Gaga)
There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.  —C.S. Lewis
Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity. —John Muir
Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself. —William Shakespeare
Forgiveness says you are given another chance to make a new beginning. —Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you. —Mary Lou Retton
Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can? —Sun Tzu
When you are joyful, when you say yes to life and have fun and project positivity all around you, you become a sun in the center of every constellation, and people want to be near you. —Shannon L. Alder
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it you will land among the stars. —Les Brown
People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within. —Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

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