Wisdom Wednesday: Lauren Thatcher Ulrich

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May 2, 2012 by Darlene McC

Good morning & happy Wednesday.  My apologies for a few missed posts; we’re redecorating and the router was down for a couple days.

Last week I launched a very simple something:

I love quotes.  Not just due to my love of Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind.  They serve to remind us that those who came before us have dealt with similar struggles.  Insightful ones can humble us and they provide food for thought.  To that end, I introduce Wisdom Wednesday!  I share some thought nugget that’s stewing in my brain, and I encourage you to SHARE WHAT INSPIRES YOU!  Put ideas for quotes in the comments (this is always more fun if it’s a conversation).

Today’s WW comes from Lauren Thatcher Ulrich:

This quote, “Well-behaved women seldom make history” is often mis-attributed; sometimes to Eleanor Roosevelt and, oddly, even Marilyn Monroe(!?).

Ladies, don’t believe that you have to follow the rules… or choose to re-write them for yourself.

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