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Posts tagged “Quote of the week

Quote of the Week [#161]

“The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You don’t blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the President. You realize that you control your own destiny.”

– Albert Ellis

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Quote of the Week [#160]

“The grass is always greener on the other side, until you get there and realize it’s because of all the manure.”

– Paul Angone


Quote of the Week [#159]

“The thing about chameleoning your way through life is that it gets to where nothing is real.”

– John Green


Quote of the Week [#158]

“It’s not that some people have willpower and some don’t. It’s that some people are ready to change and others are not.”
– James Gordon


Quote of the Week [#157]

“You are not here merely to make a living. You are here to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, and with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world. You impoverish yourself if you forget this errand.”

– Woodrow Wilson


Quote of the Week [#155]

“My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.”

– Indira Gandhi


Quote of the Week [#154]

“Voices that loud are always meant to bully. Do not be bullied. Acts of bravery don’t always take place on battlefields. They can take place in your heart, when you have the courage to honor your character, your intellect, your inclinations, and, yes your soul by listening to its clean, clear voice of direction instead of following the muddied messages of a timid world.”

– Anna Quindlen