Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else. —Les Brown

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Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.

LES BROWN

Motivational speaker

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denbee from Florida JULY 1, 2016
Start today..

Anonymous APRIL 13, 2015
Les Brown is Awesome! He wrote my Forward to my book "Become Your Own Leading Lady"


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