Quotes by Mary Steichen Calderone

Our children are not going to be just our children-they are going to be other people's husbands and wives and the parents of our grandchildren.

Mary Steichen Calderone

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You have to choose where you look, and in making that choice you eliminate entire worlds.

Barbara Bloom

Did blind chance know that there was light and what was its refraction, and fit the eyes of all creatures after the most curious manner to make use of it? These and other suchlike considerations, always have, and always will prevail with mankind, to believe that there is a Being who made all things, who has all things in his power, and who is therefore to be feared.

Isaac Newton

'I wish life was not so short,' he thought. 'Languages take such a time, and so do all the things one wants to know about.'

J. R. R. Tolkien

Anxiety is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.

Arthur Somers Roche

I can understand companionship. I can understand bought sex in the afternoon. I cannot understand the love affair.

Gore Vidal

Praise will come to those whose kindness leaves you without debt.

Neil Finn, track #12 on his album Try Whistling This »

It's always too early to quit.

Norman Vincent Peale »

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