“Life is like a sewer. What you get out of it depends on what you put into it.”
“Neither of us entered marriage thinking it wouldn’t be a strain. Life has strains in it, and he’s the person I want to strain with.”
“For each of us who appear to have had a successful experiment there are many to whom their own experiments seem barren and negative.”
“You’ve got to have something to eat and a little love in your life before you can hold still for any damn body’s sermon on how to behave.”
“Many things we need can wait. The child cannot. Now is the time his bones are formed, his mind developed. To him we cannot say tomorrow, his name is today.”
“Conscience is a dog that does not stop us from passing but that we cannot prevent from barking.”
—Nicolas de Chamfort.
“The Holy Spirit is our comforter, our teacher. Thats why, in prayer, we can ask the Lord to open up Scripture and make it come alive to us, to open our understanding. He left his Spirit with us until we join him in Heaven.”