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“To live a good life: We have the potential for it. If we can learn to be indifferent to what makes no difference.” 

– Marcus Aurelius

Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt. 

– John Muir

There is no human being who may say that he has not failed, that he does not suffer, and that he will not die.

– Viktor Frankl

Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.”

– Viktor Frankl

Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.‘ 

– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

In the game of life and evolution there are three players at the table: human beings, nature, and machines. I am firmly on the side of nature. But nature, I suspect, is on the side of the machines. 

– George Dyson, Darwin Among the Machines

“You shouldn’t give circumstances the power to rouse anger, for they don’t care at all.“ 

– Marcus Aurelius

“If you find something very difficult to achieve yourself, don’t imagine it impossible — for anything possible and proper for another person can be achieved as easily by you,“ 

– Marcus Aurelius

“If you understand each other, you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man never leads to hate and almost always leads to love.” 

– John Steinbeck

“Most misunderstandings in the world could be avoided if people would simply take the time to ask, ‘What else could this mean?’” 

– Shannon L. Alder

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