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I’ve noticed something about people who make a difference in the world: They hold the unshakable conviction that individuals are extremely important, that every life matters. They get excited over one smile. They are willing to feed one stomach, educate one mind, and treat one wound. They aren’t determined to revolutionize the world all at once; they’re satisfied with small changes. Over time, though, the small changes add up. Sometimes they even transform cities and nations, and yes, the world.

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The fact that life has no meaning is a reason to live —moreover, the only one.
The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
At the heart of every frustration lies a basic structure: the collision of a wish with an unyielding reality.
When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago.
Sunshine all the time makes a desert.
The worst part about being lied to is knowing you weren’t worth the truth.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Try again. Fail again. Fail better.
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