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  • Natalie Miranda

    So true! Quote from Theodore Roosevelt.

  • Katelynn Castro

    Omg so true! I have been doing this lately and it has gotten to me! Need to remember this quote next time

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    "Comparison is the thief of joy" - Theodore Roosevelt #TheodoreRoosevelt #joy #inspirational #tumblrquotes #tumblr #quotes #wholovedme #sayingimages http://wholoved.me/comparison-is-the-thief-of-joy/

  • ProfessorWord

    Wise words. #inspiration #words #wisdom #quotes #quotations

  • Tia Pier

    Comparison is the thief of joy. ~Theodore Roosevelt I've never read this quote before but been irked by the observation of its truth many times. Cheers to appreciating what one has to offer without needing to make it about what someone else happens to have in a similar vein.

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