My Favorite Quotes

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 Juliette G. Low - “You wear the badge to let people know that you are prepared and willing to be called on because you are a Girl Scout.”
 Juliette G. Low - “When I was little, people fattened and then slaughtered their own Thanksgiving turkeys.”
 Juliette G. Low - “When I returned to the States and wanted to start the Girl Scouts, I knew I needed some help.”
 Juliette G. Low - “This badge is not a reward for something you have done once or for an examination you have passed.”
 Juliette G. Low - “The work of today is the history of tomorrow, and we are its makers.”
 Juliette G. Low - “The simplest way of saying this for the very young Scout is to do a good turn to someone every day that is, to be a giver and not a taker.”
 Juliette G. Low - “The most valuable thing we have in this life is time, and most girls are apt to be rather stupid about getting the most out of it.”
 Juliette G. Low - “The first woman I approached tried to tell me she wasn't interested. I pretended that my deafness prevented me from hearing her refusals.”
 Juliette G. Low - “Right is right, even if no one else does it.”
 Juliette G. Low - “Ours is a circle of friends united by ideals.”
 Juliette G. Low - “And Girl Scouting is not just knowing... but doing... not just doing, but being.”
 Juliette G. Low - “A Girl Scout saves, as she spends, on some system.”
 Juliette G. Low - “A badge is a symbol that you have done the thing it stands for often enough, thoroughly enough, and well enough to BE PREPARED to give service in it.”
 Juliette G. Low - “Badges are not medals to wear on your sleeve to show what a smart girl you are.”
 Juliette G. Low - “I was constantly coming home with stray dogs, cats and even horses. Sometimes they weren't strays, but I felt that their owners were neglecting them.”
 Juliette G. Low - “I was bored at one of the parties I was attending, and so pulled Kipling away from his friends and took him fishing. I was bored at one of the parties I was attending, and so pulled Kipling away from his friends and took him fishing.”
 Juliette G. Low - “I had my favorite watch on most days. The fact that it only had one hand, and couldn't really tell the time, never really bothered me.”
 Juliette G. Low - “Every badge you earn is tied up to your motto.”
 Juliette G. Low - “My purpose... to go on with my heart and soul, devoting all my energies to Girl Scouts, and heart and hand with them, we will make our lives and the lives of the future girls happy, healthy and holy.”
 Juliette G. Low - “He kept complaining that we weren't dressed for it (we were both in formal attire), but I never saw what difference our clothes made - it wasn't as if they were the bait we were using”
 Juliette G. Low - “Once I showed up at my sister's with a baby rabbit I had bought from some children because its ears were cold. I put the rabbit on a hot water bottle and massaged its ears for quite a while. After all, I knew that all healthy animals had warm ears.”
 Juliette G. Low - “Against the advice of my friends, I decided to contest the will.and eventually I won a 500,000 settlement.”