Never mistake activity for achievement. —John R. Wooden

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Never mistake activity for achievement.

JOHN R. WOODEN

basketball coach, author

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Yoli from OTD Tampa APRIL 7, 2017
It doesn't always take a lot of words to have an effective message.

Yoli from SLG N APRIL 7, 2017
Absolutely!


Never, never be afraid to do what's right. —Martin Luther King, Jr.
For it is in giving that we receive. —Saint Francis of Assisi
There are always flowers for those who want to see them. —Henri Matisse
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you really love something, just go ahead and do it. —Joshua Williams
The same boiling water that softens the potato hardens the egg. It's about what you're made of, not the circumstances. —Unknown
All our dreams can come true; if we have the courage to pursue them. —Walt Disney
Your journey has molded you for the greater good, and it was exactly what it needed to be. Don't think that you've lost time. It took each and every situation you have encountered to bring you to the now. And now is right on time. —Asha Tyson
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. —Jimi Hendrix
No legacy is so rich as honesty. —William Shakespeare
When I say it's you I like, I'm talking about that part of you that knows that life is far more than anything you can ever see or hear or touch. That deep part of you that allows you to stand for those things without which humankind cannot survive. Love that conquers hate, peace that rises triumphant over war, and justice that proves more powerful than greed. —Fred Rogers
Victory is remembered for at most two decades; an act of good sportsmanship is remembered for a lifetime. —Simon Nguyen
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches, but to reveal to him his own. —Benjamin Disraeli
Today, give yourself permission to be outrageously kind, irrationally warm, improbably generous. I promise it will be a blast. —Sasha Dichter
Joy is a net of love in which you can catch souls. —Mother Teresa
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart. —Anne Frank

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