Joy is a decision, a really brave one, about how you are going to respond to life. —Wess Stafford

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Joy is a decision, a really brave one, about how you are going to respond to life.

WESS STAFFORD

Activist, Former CEO Compassion International

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Nitin from Delhi FEBRUARY 11, 2016
Nice Quote.. Thanks for sharing..

LynnE from CT FEBRUARY 9, 2016
I believe this with all my heart. May you have a joyous day


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