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Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Quote of the Day (Bette Davis, on Why She Was ‘Doomed to an Eternity of Compulsive Work’)
“I am doomed to an eternity of compulsive work. No
set goal achieved satisfies. Success only breeds a new goal. The golden apple
devoured has seeds. It is endless.”—Two-time Oscar-winning actress Bette Davis
(1908-1989), The Lonely Life (1962)
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