How quotes can inspire and uplift our lives by Joanne Guidoccio on the Sisterhood of Suspense #blog. Do you have a favorite quote to share?
In my late teens, I started a quote collection. I would underline sentences (and sometimes entire paragraphs) in books and jot down inspiring thoughts from other print media. I would then copy these words of wisdom into a journal. When I joined Pinterest, I set aside a page—Words I Love— where I recopied these quotes.
Maintaining a personal collection of quotes has helped me immensely. Here are some of the benefits I have discovered:
- Quotes have the power to transform moods. While books and movies can accomplish the same goal, quotes do it faster. I don’t have to invest hours of my time to experience the same effects. Whenever I need a quick jolt of inspiration, I click on my Pinterest page or visit one of many twitter hashtags devoted to quotes, among them #Quoteoftheday, #Inspirationalquotes, and #quotes.
- Quotes have introduced me to new authors, poets, and other…
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