Category Archives: Poetry

Quote Of The Week: Ryunosuke Satoro

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“Individually, We are one drop.
Together, we are an ocean.”

- Ryunosuke Satoro

*The works of Ryunosuke Satoro have been translated in countless world languages and continue to inspire people of all ages and cultures beyond borders.

QUOTE: Nas (Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones)

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“The hardest thing is to forgive, but God does, even if you murdered or robbed, ya it’s wrong, but God loves, take one step toward him he’ll take two toward you, even when all else fails, God’ll support you.”

- Nas

*American rapper, songwriter and actor. He is the son of jazz musician Olu Dara. (read more here)

QUOTE: Marcel Proust

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“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands, but seeing with new eyes.”

~ Marcel Proust

* Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental novel À la recherche du temps perdu. It was published in seven parts between 1913 and 1927. 

QUOTE: Mother Teresa “Kind Words”

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“Kind words can be short and easy to speak.
But their echoes are endless.”

- Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa was the recipient of numerous honours including the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize. In late 2003, she was beatified, the third step toward possible sainthood, giving her the title “Blessed Teresa of Calcutta”.