... that today, besides being St. Patrick's Day (Happy St. Paddy's Day!), is Prime Minister Golda Meir Day? On March 17, 1969, Golda Meir became the first female Prime Minister of Israel. She was the world's fourth and Israel's first and only woman to hold such an office. She has been described as the "Iron Lady" of Israeli politics and was often portrayed as the "strong-willed, straight-talking, grey-bunned grandmother of the Jewish people."
Today's Inspirational Quote:
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."
-- Golda Meir