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Direct Your Own Show


A DOSE OF POWER LIVING®: Direct Your Own Show – A Polish Proverb says, “Not my circus. Not my monkeys” (or Nie mój cyrk, nie moje malpy which literally means “not my problem”).

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.
- Melody Beattie

My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
- Aristotle

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand. Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more clearly visible to one passing through the valley than to those who inhabit the mountain?
- Khalil Gibran

Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
- Helen Keller

The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I ain’t read.
- Abraham Lincoln

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
- Abraham Lincoln

A friend is one who has the same enemies as you have.
- Abraham Lincoln

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.
- Lao Tzu