My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. —Maya Angelou

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My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.

MAYA ANGELOU

Poet, dancer, producer, playwright, director, author

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Vickie from Indiana  DECEMBER 13, 2016
Ms. Angelou was absolutely right!! As is my mission to encourage, support and love those to whom I come in contact with, my Sunday School children and assistants, especially. Tony, Julie, Julia, Thea and Judy. Love to you all. Vic

shayonba from manipur OCTOBER 3, 2015
It's great.....excellent

mariam from ortega SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
I think this is beautiful


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Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are. —Jim Henson
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. —John Quincy Adams
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not. —Theodor Seuss Geisel
The same boiling water that softens the potato hardens the egg. It's about what you're made of, not the circumstances. —Unknown
We cannot reach the goal by mere words alone. Without practice, nothing can be achieved. —Sri Swami Satchidananda
Whatever the soul knows how to seek, it cannot fail to obtain. —Margaret Fuller
Laughter is the fireworks of the soul. —Josh Billings
Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities. —Theodor Seuss Geisel
I wanted a perfect ending. Now I've learned, the hard way, that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle, and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what's going to happen next. Delicious Ambiguity.  —Gilda Radner
Kindness is... anything that lifts another person. —C. Neil Strait
Carry out a random act of kindness with no expectation of reward. —Princess Diana
After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul's indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer. —William R. Alger
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
No act of kindness is too small. The gift of kindness may start as a small ripple that over time can turn into a tidal wave affecting the lives of many. —Kevin Heath
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