Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.

By : Khalil Gibran 0 Likes          


Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children.

By : Maxim Gorky

    View

For mothers who must earn, there is indeed no leisure time problem. The long hours of earning are increased by the hours of domestic labor, until no slightest margin for relaxation or change of thought remains.

By : Katharine Anthony

    View

Who I really am is the mother of six kids and Woody's wife.

By : Anne Northup

    View

I asked my mother could I have an instrument. She said, 'Well if you go out and save your money.' So I went and got - I made me a shine box. I went out and started shining shoes, and I'd bring whatever I made.

By : Ornette Coleman

    View

It's better to be black than gay because when you're black you don't have to tell your mother.

By : Charles Pierce

    View

It's my mother's engagement ring so I thought it was quite nice because obviously she's not going to be around to share any of the fun and excitement of it all - this was my way of keeping her close to it all.

By : Prince William

    View

But even though all this was going on at home, if someone had tried to take me away and put me in a children's home, I couldn't have handled it. Even though my mother was very brutal, it was my home.

By : Lynn Johnston

    View

Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hotel.

By : Josh Billings

    View

It's really sort of morbid, but she said her mother wanted to see me all her life. And when she died, she made just one request: that a picture of me be put into her casket. So somewhere in England, I'm in a casket.

By : Hank Snow

    View

The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.

By : Noam Chomsky

    View

My mother is my manager and so knows exactly what I do and so on.

By : Jonathan Brandis

    View

Whatever is said about roles drying up, I intend to keep working. Certainly now the roles couldn't be more interesting - playing mothers, divorcees. I think it's going to be exciting to play a mother of teenagers. The longer your life, the deeper it gets.

By : Naomi Watts

    View

-->