All human beings should try to learn before they die what they are running from, and to, and why. —James Thurber

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All human beings should try to learn before they die what they are running from, and to, and why.

JAMES THURBER

American author, cartoonist

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Anonymous MARCH 7, 2015
Great idea!


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To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness. —Robert Muller
Service is a smile.  It is an acknowledging wave, a reaching handshake, a friendly wink, and a warm hug.   It's these simple acts that matter most, because the greatest service to a human soul has always been the kindness of recognition. —Richelle E. Goodrich
You cannot talk about grit—you have to embody it.
You cannot talk about faith—you have to live it.
You cannot talk about the desert—you have to cross it. —Dr. Dragos Bratasanu
Watch the sunrise at least once a year, put a lot of marshmallows in your hot chocolate, lie on your back and look at the stars, never buy a coffee table you can't put your feet on, never pass up a chance to jump on a trampoline, don't overlook life's small joys while searching for the big ones. —H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering 'it will be happier'... —Alfred Lord Tennyson
The world is not interested in what we do for a living. What they are interested in is what we have to offer freely - hope, strength, love and the power to make a difference!
 —Sasha Azevedo
There is one spectacle grander than the sea, that is the sky; there is one spectacle grander than the sky, that is the interior of the soul. —Victor Hugo
I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom. —Bob Dylan [Robert Allen Zimmerman]
Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. —Ryunosuke Satoro
I will sprinkle compliments and uplifting words everywhere I go.  —Steve Maraboli
The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. —Eleanor Roosevelt
Do the things you used to talk about doing but never did. Know when to let go and when to hold on tight. Stop rushing. Don't be intimidated to say it like it is. Stop apologizing all the time. Learn to say no, so your yes has some oomph. Spend time with the friends who lift you up, and cut loose the ones who bring you down. Stop giving your power away. Be more concerned with being interested than being interesting. Be old enough to appreciate your freedom, and young enough to enjoy it. Finally, know who you are. —Kristin Armstrong
There's a difference between doing things right and doing the right thing. —Chris Fussell
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