I really don't think life is about the I-could-have-beens. Life is only about the I-tried-to-do. I don't mind the failure but I can't imagine that I'd forgive myself if I didn't try.
~ Nikki Giovanni (June 07, 1943 - )
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Before you speak, listen.Before you write, think.Before you spend, earn.Before you invest, investigate.Before you criticize, wait.Before you pray, forgive.Before you quit, try.Before you retire, save.Before you die, give.
~ William Arthur Ward
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He who is devoid of the power to forgive, is devoid of the power to love.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 - April 04, 1968)
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Most of us can forgive and forget; we just don't want the other person to forget that we forgave
~ Ivern Ball
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Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you.
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Mahomet made the people believe that he would call a hill to him ... when the hill stood still, he was never a wit abashed, but said, 'If the hill will not come to Mahomet, Mahomet will go to the hill.'
~ Francis Bacon, Sr. (January 22, 1561 - April 09, 1626)
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I expected to have one husband and seven babies. Instead I had seven husbands and one living baby.
~ Lana Turner (February 08, 1920 - June 29, 1995)
All happy people are grateful. Ungrateful people cannot be happy. We tend to think that being unhappy leads people to complain, but it's truer to say that complaining leads to people becoming unhappy.
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