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Appreciation

There are always flowers for those who want to see them.
(Henri Matisse, French painter, 1869-1954)
 
It's not the failure of others to appreciate your abilities that should trouble you, but rather your failure to appreciate theirs.
(Confucius, Chinese philosopher, 551-479 B.C.)
 
I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start,
with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.
(John Boyton Priestley, English author, 1894-1984)
 
Only when you've been in the deepest valley can you know how magnificent it is to be atop the highest mountain.
(Richard Nixon, 37th president of the USA,1913-1994)
 
I can't change the direction of the wind,
but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
(Jimmy Dean, American singer, born 1928)
 
Drop the question what tomorrow will bring, and count as profit every day fate allows you.
(Quintus Horatius Flaccus, Roman poet, 65 - 8 B.C.)
 
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
(HH. the 14th Dalai Lama, political and spiritual leader of a free Tibet)
 
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
(Socrates, Greek philosopher, 469-399 B.C.)
 
One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities
and undertake the most interesting game in the world making the most of one's best.
(Harry Emerson Fosdick, American theologian and author, 1878-1969)
 
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
(Franz Kafka, Czech writer, 1883-1924)
 
Appreciation of life itself, becoming suddenly aware of the miracle of being alive, can turn what we call ordinary life into a miracle.
We come awake to such a realization whan we recognize our connection to a spiritual dimension.
(Dan Wakefield, American author)
 
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, but are felt in the heart.
(Helen Keller, deaf/blind American author and educator, 1880-1968)