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Kurt Vonnegut Quote | Lunch-Time Librarian

Kurt Vonnegut Quote – Thursday Quote Day

This week is a Kurt Vonnegut quote from Slaughterhouse Five. I absolutely need to get going on reading this book, I’ve heard so much about it now. It’s also a bit more of a dreamer’s quote than something inspirational. You may have had a moment that you can relate to this quote, where you felt…

Sylvia Plath Quote | Lunch-Time Librarian

Sylvia Plath Quote – Thursday Quote Day

For this week’s quote I wanted to find something about writing in anticipation of the start of National Novel Writing Month (aka NaNoWriMo). I’m a little surprised to find such an up-lifting quote from an author more known for tragedy.  But it is! What I like about this Sylvia Plath quote is how it encourages…

Steve Maraboli Quote

Steve Maraboli Quote – Thursday Quote Day

Last week the quote was about setting goals, and this week’s theme is about completing them. I have decided that this November I will be participating in NaNoWriMo. For those of you that may not know, this is National Novel Writing Month where you very nearly kill yourself trying to write a novel in 30…

Lev Grossman Quote

Lev Grossman Quote – Thursday Quote Day

  For this week I chose a quote that laid down something of a hard truth. I find that it’s very easy to get caught in the trap of wishing and hoping that good things happen to you without doing anything yourself.  But the truth is, that doesn’t work. This really rings true for me…

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