Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - December 21, 2012
Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of the uninhibited energy of the child with its apparent opposite and enemy, the sense of order imposed on the disciplined adult intelligence.
Norman Podhoretz  
Goodness is the only investment that never fails.
Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862), Walden: Higher Laws, 1854  
Hold a book in your hand and you're a pilgrim at the gates of a new city.
Anne Michaels, Fugitive Pieces  
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.
Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)  

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