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“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.”

~ Ben Okri


“In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.”

~ Francis Bacon

Wake up

“Every day, I like to wake up and remind myself to be grateful of the simple things.”

~ Miranda Kerr


“Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that’s very important for good health.”

~ Dalai Lama


“Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it till it comes to have a separate and integral interest. To regret deeply is to live afresh.”

~ Henry David Thoreau


“Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.”

~ Kevyn Aucoin


“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe,

to think, to enjoy, to love.”

~ Marcus Aurelius

You Know Nothing

“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.”

~ Socrates

Sail ~ Sail

“To reach a port, we must sail – sail, not tie at anchor – sail, not drift.”

~ Franklin D. Roosevelt

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