Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - September 30, 2012
Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)  
The need for change bulldozed a road down the center of my mind.
Maya Angelou (1928 - )  
The happiest excitement in life is to be convinced that one is fighting for all one is worth on behalf of some clearly seen and deeply felt good.
Ruth Benedict (1887 - 1948)  
Reading is no substitute for action.
Colleen Wainwright, Communicatrix, 07-26-08  

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