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The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

- Kahlil Gibran

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The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

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Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.

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Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.

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The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves.

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To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

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You may forget with whom you laughed, but you will never forget with whom you wept

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We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.

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To belittle, you have to be little.

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No human relation gives one possession in another. Every two souls are absolutely different. In friendship or in love, the two side by side raise hands together to find what one cannot reach alone.

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Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.

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It takes a minute to have a crush on someone, an hour to like someone, and a day to love someone... But it takes a lifetime to forget someone.

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You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

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We are all like the bright moon, we still have our darker side.

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Beauty is not in the face, Beauty is a light in the heart.

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When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.

- Kahlil Gibran



I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.

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One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.

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Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.

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If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don't, they never were.

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You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts.

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Life without liberty is like a body without spirit

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