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An Affirming Pledge to Myself

The day has been given to me fresh and clear. I can either use it or throw it away. I promise myself I shall use this day to its fullest, realizing it can never come back again. I am the only person who has the power to decide what I will be. I make myself what I am.

Marva Collins