Monday, October 18, 2021

Quote of the Day -- Audre Lorde

Caring for myself is not self-indulgence. It is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.

-- Audre Lorde

Sunday, October 17, 2021

Quote of the Day -- Alexander Dumas

Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives.

-- Alexander Dumas

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Quote of the Day -- Diane Ackerman

Living things tend to change unrecognizably as they grow. Who would deduce the dragonfly from the larva, the iris from the bud, the lawyer from the infant? 

Flora or fauna, we are all shapeshifters and magical reinventors. Life is really a plural noun, a caravan of selves.

-- Diane Ackerman

Friday, October 15, 2021

Quote of the Day -- Sandra Cisneros

A library is a medicine cabinet. What can heal one person may not work at all for somebody else.

-- Sandra Cisneros

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Quote of the Day -- Cyril Connolly

Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.

-- Cyril Connolly

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Quote of the Day -- Henry David Thoreau

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by a conscious endeavor.

-- Henry David Thoreau

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Quote of the Day -- James Clear

The trajectory of your life bends in the direction of your habits.

-- James Clear