It is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. —Helen Keller

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It is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble.

HELEN KELLER

author, lecturer, activist

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Glory Dey from Mumbai, India MAY 17, 2017
Every task however small is noble, We can achieve great things only when we do the little things in our daily life with devotion. All wise great sages have taught this maxim. Mahatma Gandhi, Mother Teresa, Mother St. Ignatius &others were examples of such wisdom! Blessings to All.

Carrie from Santa Rosa MAY 17, 2017
I agree 100 percent.

tika from apple valley MAY 16, 2017
this is amazing

Nan from Nevada MAY 16, 2017
So much of life is mundane but someone will gratefully accept your persistence!

deepak from india MAY 16, 2017
this thought process can only resolve our humanity


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We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing. —Louisa May Alcott
Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings. —Victor Hugo
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If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete. —Buddha
Infinitely more important than sharing one's material wealth is sharing the wealth of ourselves—our time and energy, our passion and commitment, and, above all, our love. —William E. Simon
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