When you know who you are; when your mission is clear and you burn with the inner fire of unbreakable will; no cold can touch your heart; no deluge can dampen your purpose. You know that you are alive. —Chief Seattle

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When you know who you are; when your mission is clear and you burn with the inner fire of unbreakable will; no cold can touch your heart; no deluge can dampen your purpose. You know that you are alive.

CHIEF SEATTLE

Leader of the Suquamish and Duwamish Native American tribes

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Eliza from Innsbruck, Austria SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
I love this!

Teresa from Virginia,US.A. AUGUST 26, 2016
Beautiful and Inspirational!!!

Carol from Ohio JUNE 24, 2016
This quote is true, but please read Chief Seattle's quote. It is even more important.


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