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Quote of the Day:“Don't try to figure out what other people want to hear from you; figure out what you have to say.” Barbara KingsolverMeaning Of the Quote:Say what you mean and mean what you say and forget about what others want you to say.Discussion of the Quote:It is not your job to figure out what others want you to say. You need to focus on what you have to say and say it. Always speak your truth. It is your voice and your life. Therefore, you should speak on your behalf. Indee
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Quote of the Day:"It is not enough to know your craft - you have to have feelings." Edouard ManetMeaning of the Quote:You should master your craft and be passionate about it.Discussion of the quote:Your craft, in most cases, is your life's work. Therefore, you want to be able to do it well to the point of mastery. However, there must be passion for your craft so that it doesn't feel like boring work. Additionally, passion is what fuels your work so that you stay the course day after day. So whe
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Quote of the Day:“He who has a ‘why’ to live for, can bear almost any how.” Friedrich NietzscheMeaning of the Quote:When you have a reason to live, you will endure any and all things to live out that reason.Discussion of the Quote:Indeed, if you have a ‘why’ to live for, it should be big enough to make you cry. If it doesn't, then you need to find a bigger ‘why’. Your ‘why’ will propel you forward in life. It will be the wind beneath y
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April 09, 2022
Quote of the Day:“Champions keep playing until they get it right.” Billie Jean KingMeaning of the Quote:There is no stopping for champions until the job gets done right.Discussion of the Quote:Champions win because they keep going until they figure things out and get them right. They will not let anything or anyone stands in their way. Champions never give up nor do they stop. Instead, they keep going and accomplish their goals.Additionally, champions have courage, hearts of steel,
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Quote of the Day:“He who is not satisfied with a little, is satisfied with nothing.” EpicurusMeaning of the Quote:Be grateful for whatever little you have because if you are not, more or less nothing will make you fulfilled.Discussion of the Quote:Everyone has to start somewhere. When you are grateful for the little that you have, you put yourself in a position to receive more just by your attitude. Your satisfaction with the little that you have will create a channel for more to co
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March 17, 2022
Quote of the Day:“Lying is done with words and also with silence.” Adrienne RichMeaning of the Quote:We use our words and our silence to create our lies.Discussion of the Quote:“You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you free.” Truth is truth and lie is lie; there is no in between lie or truth. To be honest with ourselves and others, we have to be in touch with ourselves. When we are out of touch with our feelings, emotions and what we think, it is not possibl
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March 12, 2022
Quote of the Day:“We must turn to each other and not on each other.” Jesse JacksonMeaning of the Quote:When we turn on each other, we burn bridges but when we turn to each other, we build bridges together.Discussion of the Quote:It is said that no man is an island, no man stands alone. Therefore, we need each other as we go through life. We need the help and support of each other. We need parents, relatives, friends, teachers, preachers, guides, mentors, councilors, coaches, cheerl
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March 06, 2022
Quote of the Day:“The smallest good deed is better than the grandest intention.” John BurroughsMeaning of the Quote:Indeed, no deed is too small, but an intention as it says is the hope of doing something. Therefore, a small deed is of greater significance than a grand intention.Discussion of the Quote:All good deeds serve significant purposes. It does not matter whether the deeds are small or great. A good deed is a deed no matter its size. The giver does and the receiver gets. The
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February 26, 2022
Quote of the Day:“I change myself, I change the world.” Gloria AnzalduaMeaning of the Quote:I can only change myself, no one else and when I do, it can impact the world for better or for worseDiscussion of the Quote:Change is the only constant in our lives. Therefore, whether we choose to change ourselves or not, change will occur all around us. With that being said, it is our individual responsibility to change ourselves if we so desire. When we change individually, we will be abl
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Quote of the Day:“The one who plants trees, knowing that he will never sit in their shade, has at least started to understand the meaning of life.” Rabindranath TagoreMeaning of the Quote:Life is a journey that we are all on. There is a beginning and an end. The time between the beginning and the end of our lives is where we get to understand the meaning of life.Discussion of the Quote:Indeed, it is important to understand the meaning and cycle of life. When you do, you will appreci
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