Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - September 06, 2013
Never spend your money before you have it.
Thomas Jefferson (1743 - 1826)  
The modern rule is that every woman should be her own chaperon.
Amy Vanderbilt (1908 - 1974)  
What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.
Walter Pater (1839 - 1894), 1873  
Whenever Id try to talk myself out of going for a walk, and there were a few days like that, Id take myself through a series of simple tasks so I would get up and go.
1. Get up.
2. Find your house keys.
3. Put on some shoes.
4. Grab your iPod.
5. Walk out the front door.
Jennifer Hudson, I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down, 2012  

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