It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. —e. e. cummings

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It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.

E. E. CUMMINGS

poet, playwright, painter, essayist

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Kelvin from Liberia JULY 7, 2016
Nice

pamela from High Point NC MAY 30, 2016
To fight the good fight. To take a stand and let people know that you are a kind and Loving spirit and you believe in equality for all.

Sandor from San Francisco MAY 3, 2016
It takes a lifetime of courage , successes and failures alike to become who I really meant to be. Each turn in the road shapes my identety , thus Im constantly being aded on to. Formed like clay in the hand of my creater the loving universe God.


The moment when you first wake up in the morning is the most wonderful of the twenty-four hours. No matter how weary or dreary you may feel, you possess the certainty that, during the day that lies before you, absolutely anything may happen. And the fact that it practically always doesn’t matters not a jot. The possibility is always there. —Monica Baldwin
We take care of the future best by taking care of the present now. —Jon Kabat-Ziin
If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure. —H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Real strength is not just a condition of one's muscle, but a tenderness in one's spirit. —McCallister Dodds
What a wonderful thought it is that some of the best days of our lives haven't even happened yet. —Anne Frank
The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. —Eleanor Roosevelt
Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place. —Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
Use what you’ve been through as fuel, believe in yourself and be unstoppable! —Yvonne Pierre
Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage and confidence in the doing. —Theodore Roosevelt
Character, the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life, is the source from which self-respect springs. —Joan Didion
For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you. —Neil deGrasse Tyson
We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love of power. Then will our world know the blessing of peace. —William Gladstone
In the end, just three things matter: How well we have lived. How well we have loved. How well we have learned to let go. —Jack Kornfield
If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather than dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities. —Barbara Bush
My mission in life is to be kind, compassionate, caring, and loving in order to find and feel the deepest joy of life. —Dr. Debasish Mridha
Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. —Nido Qubein

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