Tag Archives: Famous Quotes

QUOTE: Common “Selma is now”

“I am the hopeful black woman who was denied her right to vote. I am the caring white supporter killed on the front lines of freedom. I am the unarmed black kid who maybe needed a hand but was instead … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Muhammad Ali “Champion”

“Don’t quit.  Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” Muhammad Ali

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QUOTE: Marcel Proust

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” Marcel Proust

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QUOTE: Martin Luther King, Jr. “Live Together”

“We must learn to live together as brothers, or perish together as fools.” Martin Luther King, Jr.

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QUOTE: Rumi “Raise your words”

“Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” Rumi (*also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī)

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QUOTE: Vince Lombardi

“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vince Lombardi

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QUOTE: Ralph Waldo Emmerson

“Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.” Ralph Waldo Emmerson

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QUOTE: Nelson Mandela

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” ~ Nelson Mandela

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QUOTE: Haruki Murakami

“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.” – Haruki Murakami

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QUOTE: Nathaniel Hawthorne

“Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.” ~ Nathaniel Hawthorne

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