Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - March 02, 2013
He who confers a favor should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred and to talk of it, is little different from reproach.
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Demosthenes (384 BC - 322 BC)  
Good soldiers never pass up a chance to eat or sleep. They never know how much they'll be called on to do before the next chance.
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Lois McMaster Bujold, "Barrayar", 1991  
We allow our ignorance to prevail upon us and make us think we can survive alone, alone in patches, alone in groups, alone in races, even alone in genders.
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Maya Angelou (1928 - )  
An idealist believes the short run doesn't count. A cynic believes the long run doesn't matter. A realist believes that what is done or left undone in the short run determines the long run.
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Sydney J. Harris  

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