Friday February 22nd 2013

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Thought for the Day

“Hope is like the sun, which,
as we journey toward it,
casts the shadow
of our burden behind us.”

~ Samuel Smiles

Samuel Smiles (23 December 1812 – 16 April 1904) A Scottish author and reformer. Smiles is perhaps best known for his book Self Help. In 1859 he published the book at his own expense and risk, retaining the copyright and paying John Murray ten per cent. commission. It sold 20,000 copies within one year of its publication. By the time of Smiles’ death in 1904 it had sold over a quarter of a million…Source | More

See also  Thursday February 23rd 2012
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