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Favorite Quotes

“You have inherited a lifetime of tribulation. Everybody has inherited it. Take it over, make the most of it and when you have decided you know the right way, do the best you can with it.”

Murray Bowen

“Differentiation is charting one’s own way by means of one’s own internal guidance system, rather than perpetually eyeing the ‘scope’ to see where others are at.”

Ed Friedman

“Life is pure adventure…”

Maya Angelou

“Wherever you go, there you are.”

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“The winds of grace blow all the time. All we need to do is set our sails.”

Ramakrishna

“To create one’s own world in any of the arts, takes courage.”

Georgia O’Keeffe

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

"When you regain a sense of your life as a journey of discovery, you return to rhythm with yourself.”

John O'Donohue

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