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30 Day Journal Challenge: Top 7 Inspirational Quotes

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I consider myself a spiritual being. As a spiritual being, I like to find a sense of tranquility in other's insight and soothing words. I found these quotes by accident. Most of them were posted throughout my social media accounts. They were so profound that I never forgot them. 

*Number 7 is more of a warning than a quote.

*I'll write a whole blog post on Oprah's greatest quotes.


If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
— Martin Luther King Jr.
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.
— Oscar Wilde
In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.
— Robert Frost
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
— Lao Tzu
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
— George Herbert
Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.
— Oprah Winfrey
Don’t make a black woman take off her earrings.
— Madea