# 18 Thoughts on family in less than 100 words ...

Lauryn Schutte says that family doesn't mean blood. It's all the people who have fallen into your life path at the right time for the right reasons. It's all the people you chosen to keep in your life because of the positive impact that they have made and continue to make. Family is people who you can just have a conversation with and rely on no matter what.

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#20 Thoughts on family in less than 100 words

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