We spend the first 12 months of our children’s lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up. ~ Phyllis Diller
A house that does not have one warm, comfy chair in it is soulless. ~ May Sarton, American Poet & Novelist
I think all my dogs and cats would agree.
There is no object so foul that intense light will not make beautiful. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson–Nature
He must have had a very well-lit bathroom, to figure that out.
The word ‘listen’ contains the same letters as the word ‘silent’. ~ Alfred Brendel, Austrian pianist
For some people they qualify as synonyms. For others, they are mere anagrams.
The spirit of the man is great. How puny are his deeds! ~ Anne Frank, “The Diary of a Young Girl”, 11/17/43
Only for men with small hands.
I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time. ~ Anna Freud, Psychologist & daughter of Sigmund Freud
This is a dangerous philosophy. If it gets around, it can undermine the very authority of our institutions.
There are two things a person should never be angry at: what they can help, and what they cannot. ~ Plato
But what if we can’t help but be angry?