Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - September 15, 2012
I always wanted to be somebody. If I made it, it's half because I was game enough to take a lot of punishment along the way and half because there were a lot of people who cared enough to help me.
Althea Gibson (1927 - 2003)  
Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.
Sam Ewing  
The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values.
Norman Thomas (1884 - 1968)  
If you want to catch something, running after it isn't always the best way.
Lois McMaster Bujold, "Borders of Infinity", 1989  

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