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!


Giving is so often thought of in terms of the things we give, but our greatest giving is of our time, and kindness, and even comfort for those who need it. We look on these gifts as unimportant – until we need them. —Joyce Sequichie Hifler
He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how. —Friedrich Nietzsche
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. —Charles Dickens
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit. —e. e. cummings
Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy. —Bill Blackman
We are reminded how short life really is, and how we are just passing through. So, all the people you haven't told you love lately, tell them, and live your days like you mean it. —Hal Sutton
All for one and one for all, united we stand divided we fall. —Alexandre Dumas
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, and sometimes your smile is the source of your joy. —Thich Nhat Hanh
And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. —Roald Dahl
If you really love something, just go ahead and do it. —Joshua Williams
Mistakes are the portals of discovery. —James Joyce
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. —Joseph Addison
May Light always surround you; 
Hope kindle and rebound you.
May your Hurts turn to Healing; 
Your Heart embrace Feeling.
May Wounds become Wisdom; 
Every Kindness a Prism.
May Laughter infect you; 
Your Passion resurrect you.
May Goodness inspire your Deepest Desires.
Through all that you Reach For, 
May your arms Never Tire.
 —D. Simone
Nothing is as important as passion. No matter what you want to do with your life, be passionate. —John Bongiovi Jr. (Jon Bon Jovi)
A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strengths; feels your fears but fortifies your faith; sees your anxieties but frees your spirit; recognizes your disabilities but emphasizes your possibilities. —William Arthur Ward
Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself. —Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel

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