When I was a boy if a girl got pregnant the shame was placed on her and the boy could get away.
But if that’s what you want to be, that’s what you will be – as long as you study.
In spite of the six thousand manuals on child raising in the bookstores, child raising is still a dark continent and no one really knows anything. You just need a lot of love and luck – and, of course, courage.
Have you ever had a cookie? Then you won’t get any here either.
In spite of the seven thousand books of expert advice, the right way to disciplne a child is still a mystery to most fathers and…mothers Only your grandmother and Genghis Khan know how to do it.
Your parents put a curse on you – Someday your kids are going to act just like you.
Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older, I begin each day with coffee and obituaries.
My father walked to school 4 o’clock every morning with no shoes on, uphill, both ways, in 5 feet of snow and he was thankful.
You’ll have many, many friends, but if your relationship with your mate is one hundred per cent of your heart, you’ll never need a friend.
I’m supposed to figure out if the glass is half full or half empty, I told her. Without a moment’s hesitation, in a split second, my grandmother shrugged and said: It depends on if you’re drinking or pouring.
When you introduce competition into the public school system, most studies show that schools start to do better when they are competing for students.
No matter what you think-life goes on and the world still turns and the universe has its own story. The most we can do is plan anyway, but understand, be humbled by things greater than ourselves.