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Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have - life itself.
The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.
People who have given us their complete confidence believe that they have a right to ours. The inference is false, a gift confers no rights.
Music is the art of the prophets and the gift of God.
Every problem has a gift for you in its hands.
You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness.
While we have the gift of life, it seems to me the only tragedy is to allow part of us to die - whether it is our spirit, our creativity or our glorious uniqueness.