How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the strong, because someday in your life, you will have been all of these. —George Washington Carver

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How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the strong, because someday in your life, you will have been all of these.

GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER

botanist, agricultural chemist, inventor, educator

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Joe from MA NOVEMBER 22, 2017
This is one of my favorite quotes of all time. Thank you and God Bless!

sandor from L.A. NOVEMBER 13, 2017
Life it self is the gift. It's not how well we did what we did, but that we got to do it. So keep on treading and keep on doing.

Anonymous NOVEMBER 10, 2017
I love, love, love your website and all the amazing quotes you send out daily!

Keith Hobbs from Daphne, AL  NOVEMBER 10, 2017
Truth!

Jean from Pa. NOVEMBER 10, 2017
This is so true.


Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory. —Theodor Seuss Geisel
In the end, the number of prayers we say may contribute to our happiness, but the number of prayers we answer may be of even greater importance.  —Dieter F. Uchtdorf
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. —Helen Keller
When you realize nothing is lacking, the whole world belongs to you. —Lao Tzu
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. —C.S. Lewis
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. —Nicolas Chamfort
In union there is strength. —Aesop
A book is a device to ignite the imagination. —Alan Bennet
What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt - it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn't want to go anywhere else. —Hal Boyle
Don't ever give up. Don't ever give in. Don't ever stop trying. Don't ever sell out. And if you find yourself succumbing to one of the above for a brief moment, pick yourself up, brush yourself off, whisper a prayer, and start where you left off. But never, ever, ever give up. —Richelle E. Goodrich
Happiness is your nature. It is not wrong to desire it. What is wrong is seeking it outside when it is inside. —Ramana Maharshi
Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all. —Sam Ewing
The earth will not continue to offer its harvest, except with faithful stewardship. We cannot say we love the land and then take steps to destroy it for use by future generations. —Pope John XXIII
Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together.  —Robert Redford
You're only responsible for being honest, not for someone else's reaction to your honesty. —Kelli Jae Baeli
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. —William Butler Yeats

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