We spend precious hours fearing the inevitable. It would be wise to use that time adoring our families, cherishing our friends and living our lives. —Maya Angelou

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We spend precious hours fearing the inevitable. It would be wise to use that time adoring our families, cherishing our friends and living our lives.

MAYA ANGELOU

Poet, dancer, producer, playwright, director, author

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Anonymous JANUARY 2, 2015
We almost always do this-So much better to see the person & hear them.


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