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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Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.

Albert Einstein

Love me or hate me, but spare me your indifference.

Libbie Fudim

And then, the unspeakable purity and freshness of the air! There was just enough heat to enhance the value of the breeze, and just enough wind to keep the whole sea in motion, to make the waves come bounding to the shore, foaming and sparkling, as if wild with glee.

Anne Bronte, Agnes Grey

Reason is God's crowning gift to man.

Sophocles

I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving -- we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it -- but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

American can do better, and help is on the way.

John Kerry, speech in 2004 »

If my hands are fully occupied in holding on to something, I can neither give nor receive.

Dorothee Solle »

A man is very apt to complain of the ingratitude of those who have risen far above him.

Samuel Johnson »