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“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body and prayer is to the soul. We become the books we read.”

Jul 13 2018

- Matthew Kelly is a motivational speaker, author, business consultant, and founder of Dynamic Catholic.

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“The moment you accept responsibility for everything in your life is the moment you gain the power to change anything in your life.”

Jul 11 2018

Hal Elrod is one of the highest rated keynote speakers in America, and an author of one of the highest rated, best-selling books in the world, The Miracle Morning—which has been translated into 27 languages.

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“How you do anything is how you do everything.”

Jul 8 2018

...is actually a title of a book by Cheri Huber, an American meditation teacher in the Sōtō School of Zen Buddhism tradition.

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“The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short.”

Jul 6 2018

Abraham Harold Maslow was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization..

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“Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.”

Jul 2 2018

Solomon Naumovich Rabinovich, better known under his pen name Sholem Aleichem, was a leading Yiddish author and playwright. The musical based on his stories about Tevye the Dairyman, was the first commercially successful English-language stage production about Jewish life in Eastern Europe. The Hebrew phrase "shalom aleichem" literally means "peace be upon you", and is a greeting in traditional Hebrew and Yiddish.

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“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.”

Jun 27 2018

Eleanor Roosevelt was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from 1933 to 1945 during her husband Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office.

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“He who knows all the answers has not been asked all the questions.”

Feb 6 2014

Confucius, was a Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher of the Spring and Autumn Period of Chinese history. The philosophy of Confucius emphasized personal and governmental morality, correctness of social relationships, justice and sincerity.

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“Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

Jan 27 2014

George Bernard Shaw, an Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics.

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“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”

Jan 9 2014

Isaac Asimov, was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books.

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“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”

Dec 5 2013

Mary Anne, known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, journalist, and translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.

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“The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.”

Nov 1 2013

Oscar Wilde, an Irish writer and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s.

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“All thinking men are atheists.”

Oct 18 2013

Ernest Hemmingway, was an American author and journalist. His economical and understated style had a strong influence on 20th-century fiction, while his life of adventure and his public image influenced later generations.

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“All book sense without common sense, makes an educated fool.”

Oct 3 2013

– Unknown.

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“It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”

Sep 13 2013

Paulo Coelho, is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist. He has become one of the most widely read authors in the world today.

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“It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.”

Jul 21 2013

Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez, is a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo throughout Latin America.

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