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#1 Old 05-24-2006, 02:08 PM
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Here's a place to post quotes (Spiritual, AR, Self-Help or just kick @$$ things you've said or heard others say!).



Visit here and post with kindness and humor and visit often when you need a little lifting up or a







"At the heart of personality is the need to feel a sense of being lovable without having to qualify for that acceptance."



-- Dr. Paul Tournier



"You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection."



-- Buddha



"Limitless like the ocean are your excellent qualities."



-- Dalai Lama

"Yes! Live! Life's a banquet and most poor suckers are starving to death!" Auntie Mame
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#2 Old 05-24-2006, 02:27 PM
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To respond is positive, to react is negative - Zig Ziglar



Can't tell you how much this one has helped me in my relationships.
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#3 Old 05-24-2006, 02:35 PM
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In the forest, there was a crooked tree and a straight tree. Every day, the straight tree would say to the crooked tree, "Look at me...I'm tall, and I'm straight, and I'm handsome. Look at you...you're all crooked and bent over. No one wants to look at you." And they grew up in that forest together. And then one day the loggers came, and they saw the crooked tree and the straight tree, and they said, "Just cut the straight trees and leave the rest." So the loggers turned all the straight trees into lumber and toothpicks and paper. And the crooked tree is still there, growing stronger and stranger every day.

-(attributed to) Tom Waits

"and I stand

upon a mountain

made of weak and useless men"

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#4 Old 05-24-2006, 11:19 PM
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I love quotations! Collecting them is one of my hobbies.



Here are a few favorites:



Be the change that you want to see in the world.

Mohandas Gandhi



Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.

Mohandas Gandhi



In a gentle way, you can shake the world.

Mohandas Gandhi



Oh, I have to go away now or I'll post a million!
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