1. October 30:
"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure."
~ Marianne Williamson, creator of A Course in Miracles
You've probably read this before. I know I have, numerous times. But I had forgotten who said this, although when I was first married, I read some of Marianne Willamson's inspirational books.
2. October 31, Halloween:Let them eat candy. A fun quotation for Halloween!
"A lot of parents are strange; they say, 'Ration the candy.' I say, "Let them eat as much as they want--they throw up, the rest is mine.' That's how I handle Halloween."
~ Cory Kahaney, joke jock
3. November 1:I agree that many women hold themselves back, for various reasons. These words encourage us to have more confidence in our ideas, and to be more outspoken. Good advice, I think.
"Be an arrogant idiot. You know those guys around the office who share their opinions without thinking, who rally everyone around their big (often unformed) ideas? Be more like them. You can afford to move a few inches in that direction."
~Tara Sophia Mohr, leadership coach
Wondrous Words Wednesday is a weekly meme, created and hosted by Kathy from BermudaOnion's Weblog, where you can share your love of words--and exercise your creativity! What new words have you discovered recently?