“Whenever you should doubt your self-worth, remember the lotus flower. Even though it plunges to life from beneath the mud, it does not allow the dirt that surrounds it to affect its growth or beauty.”
Suzy Kassem – Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem
Otto Diderich Ottesen – Lily Pond, 1882.
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