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Impactful Quotes from Gungahababa, a Tale

At various times and at various places, Gungahababa said:

“In the celestial forest, among the flowers and the trees, runs a stream called life, populated by the birds and the bees. It is a place to be alone. It is a place to be together. It is a magical place, in both good and bad weather.”

“We are a universe to ourselves; we are a universe together. We repeat the sacred verse, with the intention of increasing our knowledge, whenever. Whenever we have doubt, we can see that we are here; whenever we have doubt, we can always rely on fear. Fear is a constant, in a world of hopes and dreams. We fear that we will not accomplish them, living out our imagined scenes. But if we turn our fear to fuel, we can craft the future with our energetic tools.”

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Time Management

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