Quotes by Mary Manin Boggs

My ideas are a curse. They spring from a radical discontent With the awful order of things.

Mary Manin Boggs

When we hold back on life, life holds us back.

Mary Manin Boggs

Other Great Authors


Of ten parts a man enjoys one only, but a woman enjoys the full ten parts in her heart.

Tiresias, [Apollodorus, Library 3.6.7]

I want to gain 1,500 or 2,000 yards, whichever comes first.

George Rogers, Saints running back

I understand a fury in your words,But not the words.

William Shakespeare, Othello, Act 4 scene 2

No one but a theorist believes his theory; everyone puts faith in a laboratory result but the experimenter himself.

Albert Einstein, quoted in Scientific American, September 2004, page 69

Never trust the man who tells you all his troubles but keeps from you all his joys.

Jewish Proverb »

As they use to say, spick and span new.

Miguel de Cervantes »