A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you, and were helped by you, will remember you when forget-me-nots have withered. Carve your name on hearts, not on marble. —Charles Hadden Spurgeon

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A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you, and were helped by you, will remember you when forget-me-nots have withered. Carve your name on hearts, not on marble.

CHARLES HADDEN SPURGEON

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COMMENTS


Ceasar from NY OCTOBER 14, 2016
True. Help all you can and you will be remember by some of them

Papa Lawrence from Colorado Rocky Mountains OCTOBER 14, 2016
Remembering our walk, not our talk. So true.

Anonymous OCTOBER 14, 2016
This is what we need to live by in order to be remembered. Not a piece of stone with our name on it.

Sylvia from Donna, TX OCTOBER 14, 2016
So true!

Neal from San Diego, CA OCTOBER 14, 2016
This sums up my life philosophy perfectly. I hope more and more people embrace it as we mature as a civilization.


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The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves. —Helen Keller
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Listening is an attitude of the heart, a genuine desire to be with another which both attracts and heals. —L. J. Isham
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The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. —Pablo Picasso
A man without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder. —Thomas Carlyle
Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen Hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regrets. Appreciate your friends. Continue to learn. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is. —Mary Anne Radmacher
If I take care of my character, my reputation will take care of itself. —D. L. Moody
Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes. —Benjamin Disraeli
We don't need to share the same opinions as others, but we need to be respectful. —Taylor Swift
If you want to make a difference and leave your world a better place, let others know how important they are as you put their needs above yours. —Jaren L. Davis
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