Motivational Quotes of the Day

Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - September 16, 2013
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
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Chinese Proverb  
There is no law of progress. Our future is in our own hands, to make or to mar. It will be an uphill fight to the end, and would we have it otherwise? Let no one suppose that evolution will ever exempt us from struggles. 'You forget,' said the Devil, with a chuckle, 'that I have been evolving too.'
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William Ralph Inge (1860 - 1954)  
Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of a joy you must have somebody to divide it with.
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Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)  
The best way to get approval is not to need it.
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Hugh Macleod, How To Be Creative: 27, 08-22-04  

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