No soul that aspires can ever fail to rise; no heart that loves can ever be abandoned. Difficulties exist only that in overcoming them we may grow strong, and they who have suffered are able to save. —Annie Besant

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No soul that aspires can ever fail to rise; no heart that loves can ever be abandoned. Difficulties exist only that in overcoming them we may grow strong, and they who have suffered are able to save.

ANNIE BESANT

British theosophist, women's rights activist, writer

COMMENTS


Jane from Kenya OCTOBER 28, 2016
Very true. go through it and say ooh yes!

Dikshu OCTOBER 23, 2016
Yeah Agreed

Michael from Accra  OCTOBER 21, 2016
Yes i agree

Elizabeth from New Hampshire OCTOBER 21, 2016
Extraordinarily inspiring and crucial to remember!! Thanks millions.

Sophie from Oregon OCTOBER 20, 2016
This makes me sound like a hero already!


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If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality. —Dr. Roopleen
Happiness is a journey, not a destination. For a long time it seemed to me that life was about to begin—real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first, some unfinished business, time still to be served, a debt to be paid. At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life. This perspective has helped me to see there is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way. So treasure every moment you have and remember that time waits for no one. —Alfred D. Souza
I don't dwell on my age. It might limit what I can do. As long as I have my mind and health, it's just a number. —Nola Ochs
Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs. —Malcolm S. Forbes
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. —Og Mandino
Surrender to what is, let go of what was, have faith in what will be.  —Sonia Ricotti
Love only grows by sharing. You can only have more for yourself by giving it away to others. —Brian Tracy
Good character is more to be praised than outstanding talent. Most talents are to some extent a gift. Good character, by contrast, is not given to us. We have to build it piece by piece by thought, choice, courage and determination. —John Luther
If you don't know the guy on the other side of the world, love him anyway because he's just like you. He has the same dreams, the same hopes and fears. It's one world, pal. We're all neighbors.
 —Frank Sinatra
All men should strive to learn before they die, what they are running from, and to, and why. —James Thurber
Our task must be to widen our circle of compassion, to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.  —Albert Einstein
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand. —Woodrow Wilson
People can do whatever they want if they just set their heart to it, and just never give up, and just go out there and do it. —Bethany Hamilton
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
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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