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The Richest Person In The Cemetery

The richest person in the cemetery is the one who left the most happy memories.

- Matshona Dhliwayo Read more

 

A friend who cares

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.

- Henri Nouwen Read more

 

What people really want to know about you.

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

- Theodore Roosevelt Read more

 

Choice

Choice, not chance, determines your destiny.

- Aristotle Read more

 

Monsters

Beware that, when fighting monsters, you yourself do not become a monster.

- Friedrich Nietzsche Read more

 

Friendship

A good friend doesn't make you wonder if he or she is taking advantage of you. If you have to wonder more than once, ask yourself if you would want a loved one to have that kind of friend over the long term.

As Khalil Gibran once wrote, friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. Read more

 

The Best and Most Beautiful Things

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.

- Helen Keller Read more

 

You have to save yourself little by little, day by day

No one will come and save you. No one will come riding on a white horse and take all your worries away. You have to save yourself, little by little, day by day.

- Charlotte Eriksson Read more

 

Unlikely to Find Anything Better Than This

Look at the people around you and consider which of them don't care how much money you have or don't have, what you've accomplished, or what you look like.

These are the people who should really matter to you. They're the ones you should think of the most and treat the best. You are highly unlikely to find anything better over the course of your life.  Read more

 

Be Selective With Your Energy

If you dilute yourself trying to please everyone, you won't have anything substantial or powerful to offer anyone, including yourself. Be selective about where you choose to focus your energy.

- Emily Maroutian Read more

 

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