Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - August 16, 2013
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
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John Ruskin (1819 - 1900)  
The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong reason.
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T. S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)  
A writer is a writer not because she writes well and easily, because she has amazing talent, because everything she does is golden. In my view, a writer is a writer because even when there is no hope, even when nothing you do shows any sign of promise, you keep writing anyway.
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Junot Diaz, O Magazine, November 2009  
It's been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.
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L. M. Montgomery (1874 - 1942), Anne of Green Gables, 1908  

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