Quote of the day for Monday

Make it a Great Day! 😊

Jill M Roberts

Here’s a beautiful quote for the beginning of the week. Hope you enjoy! 🙂

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Happiness is holding someone in your arms and knowing you hold the whole world. 

Orhan Pamuk

April 27, 2012: Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk spent years collecting objects—hair clips, cigarette stubs, photographs—from the imagined affair in his novel, The Museum of Innocence. He opened the collection up to the public three years ago today.

All My Best,
Jill M Roberts

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Quote of the day for Saturday

Jill M Roberts

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The soul is placed in the body like a rough diamond, and must be polished, or the luster of it will never appear. 

Daniel Defoe

April 25, 1719: Robinson Crusoe was published 296 years ago today. The first edition credited the novel’s narrator, Crusoe, as the author, leading early readers to believe the story of survival actually happened.

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Jill M Roberts

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Quote of the day for April 14th

Jill M Roberts

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The world is a possibility if only you’ll discover it. 

Ralph Ellison

April 14, 1952: Invisible Man was published 63 years ago today—almost seven years after Ralph Ellison first began writing it in a barn while on sick leave from the Merchant Marine.

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Jill M Roberts

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Quote for Today, Sunday, April 12th

Jill M Roberts

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The only way to do all the things you’d like to do is to read 

Tom Clancy

Tom Clancy (born April 12, 1947) dreamed of joining the military in his youth, but his poor eyesight prevented him. Undeterred, he channeled his passion into his books. After finding success with best-sellers like The Hunt for Red October, he bought himself a tank.

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Jill M Roberts

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Quote of the day for Saturday

Jill M Roberts

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Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.

Julia Child

April 11, 1954: She eventually mastered the art of French cooking, but at 41, Julia Child was still figuring it all out. An attempt to make a beurre blanc for sea bass failed, much to her “quite hurt surprise.”

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