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Mignon Mclaughlin Quotes

A car is useless in New York, essential everywhere else. The same with good manners.

A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.

A woman telling her true age is like a buyer confiding his final price to an Armenian rug dealer.

Albert Einstein when asked what he considered to be the most powerful force in the universe answered: Compound interest! What you have become is the price you paid to get what you used to want.

Courage can't see around corners but goes around them anyway.

Even cowards can endure hardship; only the brave can endure suspense.

Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers.

For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.

Hope is the feeling we have that the feeling we have is not permanent.

I'm glad I don't have to explain to a man from Mars why each day I set fire to dozens of little pieces of paper, and then put them in my mouth.

If I knew what I was so anxious about, I wouldn't be so anxious.

If you are brave too often, people will come to expect it of you.

If you made a list of reasons why any couple got married, and another list of the reasons for their divorce, you'd have a hell of a lot of overlapping.

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

It is important to our friends to believe that we are unreservedly frank with them, and important to friendship that we are not.

It took man thousands of years to put words down on paper, and his lawyers still wish he wouldn't.

It's innocence when it charms us, ignorance when it doesn't.

It's the most unhappy people who most fear change.

Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.