If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers. ~Edgar W. Howe
Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you. [...]
“Laugh as much as possible, always laugh. It’s the sweetest thing one can do for oneself & one’s fellow human beings.” – Maya Angelou
“A good laugh makes any interview, or any conversation, so much better.” – Barbara Walters
“He who laughs, lasts.” – Mary Pettibone Poole
“A good laugh overcomes more difficulties and dissipates [...]
“The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Wisdom outweighs any wealth.” ~ Sophocles
“A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.” ~ Chinese Proverb
“No man was ever wise by chance.” ~ Seneca
“Wisdom is never on the menu, [...]
“A faithful friend is a sturdy shelter; he who finds one finds a treasure.”
“Having someone who understands is a great blessing for ourselves. Being someone who understands is a great blessing to others.”
“A friend is one who strengthens you with prayers, blesses you with love and encourages you with hope.”
“A friend is [...]
Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark. Professionals built the Titanic.
Conscience is what hurts when everything else feels so good.
Talk is cheap because supply exceeds demand.
Stupidity got us into this mess – why can’t it get us out?
Love is grand; divorce is a hundred grand.
- “Beauty is a form of genius – is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of the great facts in [...]
“Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you a member of Congress, but I repeat myself.” – Mark Twain
“Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clear to the bone.” – A. B. Evans
“You don’t say civilization don’t advance – for every war they kill you a new way.” – Will Rogers
To sensible men, every day is a day of reckoning. – John W. Gardner
A hopeless person feels difficulty in every chance but, a hopeful person feels a chance [...]