The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit. —Nelson Henderson

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The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.

NELSON HENDERSON

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Clara miller from Florida MAY 28, 2018
So very true.....always thinking of the next generation.

Pamela from Pennsylvania DECEMBER 21, 2016
Perfect example of life!!!

craig from texas NOVEMBER 27, 2016
Well said my friend, well said

Amy Elizabeth from Texas NOVEMBER 24, 2016
I love this quote!


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He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how. —Friedrich Nietzsche
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The strongest of all warriors are these two—Time and Patience. —Leo Tolstoy
It's one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself, to forgive. Forgive everybody. —Maya Angelou
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up. —Mark Twain
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn. —Harriet Beecher Stowe
Endeavor to see the good in every situation. —Unknown
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Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness. —George Sand (Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin)

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