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Saturday, January 30, 2016
Quote of the Day (Marilyn vos Savant, on Defeat as a Temporary Condition)
"Being defeated is often a temporary condition.
Giving up is what makes it permanent." —American magazine columnist and
author Marilyn vos Savant, quoted in Miriam Adderholdt and Jan Goldberg, Perfectionism: What's Bad About Being Too Good? (1987)
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand