Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - March 06, 2013
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882)  
Humor is a rubber sword - it allows you to make a point without drawing blood.
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Mary Hirsch  
It takes a great deal of courage to stand up to your enemies, but even more to stand up to your friends.
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J. K. Rowling  
It's a basic truth of the human condition that everybody lies. The only variable is about what. The weird thing about telling someone they're dying is it tends to focus their priorities. You find out what matters to them. What they're willing to die for. What they're willing to lie for.
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David Shore, House M.D., Three Stories, 2004  

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