Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - October 15, 2013
Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
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John Quincy Adams (1767 - 1848)  
Love is union with somebody, or something, outside oneself, under the condition of retaining the separateness and integrity of one's own self.
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Erich Fromm (1900 - 1980)  
He who promises more than he is able to perform, is false to himself; and he who does not perform what he has promised, is a traitor to his friend.
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George Shelley  
I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of anything than of a book! When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.
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Jane Austen (1775 - 1817), Pride and Prejudice, 1811  

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