They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for. —Tom Bodett

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They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.


American author, politician, voice actor, and radio host


Anonymous MARCH 28, 2017
not everyone thinks this way but in my opinion yes its true, you just need to pick the right people.

Angel from Lyons DECEMBER 6, 2016
I love this so much. Thank you Tom...

Mohamed from Maldives NOVEMBER 15, 2016
Nice quote

Harry NOVEMBER 12, 2016
Fabulous, so true.

Jasmin from Cebu, Philippines NOVEMBER 12, 2016
a good reminder of myself too when i made a decision especially a very challenging one. Thank you so much for this quote. It helps

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Where hope grows, miracles blossom. —Elna Rae
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Charity and love are the same—with charity you give love, so don't just give money but reach out your hand instead. —Mother Teresa
Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better. —Bill Bradley
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings. —Lao Tzu
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