christy - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[There are many of us that are willing to do great things for the Lord, but few of us are willing to do little things.]]> <![CDATA[If Christians would really live according to the teachings of Christ, as found in the Bible, all of India would be Christian today.]]> <![CDATA[Beauty when unadorned is adorned the most.]]> <![CDATA[The beauty that addresses itself to the eyes is only the spell of the moment; the eye of the body is not always that of the soul.]]> <![CDATA[Men often bear little grievances with less courage than they do large misfortunes.]]> <![CDATA[Men often applaud an imitation and hiss the real thing.]]> <![CDATA[Appearances are deceptive.]]> <![CDATA[Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.]]> <![CDATA[We have now traced the history of women from Paradise to the nineteenth century and have heard nothing through the long roll of the ages but the clank of their fetters.]]> <![CDATA[The great and almost only comfort about being a woman is that one can always pretend to be more stupid than one is and no one is surprised.]]> <![CDATA[The mouth of a cannon is safer that the mouth of a woman scorned.]]> <![CDATA[Aren't women prudes if they don't and prostitutes if they do?]]> <![CDATA[A woman is like a teabag. You can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water. ]]> <![CDATA[The great question that has never been answered, and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is What does a woman want?]]> <![CDATA[I do not know if you remember the tale of the girl who saves the ship under mutiny by sitting on the powder barrel with her lighted torch and all the time knowing that it is empty? This has seemed to me a charming image of the women of my time. There they were, keeping the world in order by sitting on the mystery of life, and knowing themselves that there was no mystery.]]> <![CDATA[Acting is happy agony.]]> <![CDATA[I never said all actors are cattle, what I said was all actors should be treated like cattle.]]> <![CDATA[There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.]]> <![CDATA[Beauty is everywhere a welcome guest.]]> <![CDATA[That which is striking and beautiful is not always good; but that which is good is always beautiful.]]> <![CDATA[There are various orders of beauty, causing men to make fools of themselves in various styles... but there is one order of beauty which seems made to turn the heads not only of men, but of all intelligent mammals, even of women. It is a beauty like that of kittens, or very small downy ducks making gentle rippling noises with their soft bills, or babies just beginning to toddle and to engage in conscious mischief --a beauty with which you can never be angry, but that you feel ready to crush for inability to comprehend the state of mind into which it throws you.]]> <![CDATA[The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose.]]> <![CDATA[Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.]]> <![CDATA[Do not try to push your way through to the front ranks of your profession; do not run after distinctions and rewards; but do your utmost to find an entry into the world of beauty.]]> <![CDATA[Acting is not about dressing up. Acting is about stripping bare. The whole essence of learning lines is to forget them so you can make them sound like you thought of them that instant.]]> <![CDATA[Beauty in not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.]]> <![CDATA[There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.]]> <![CDATA[A good marriage is like a casserole, only those responsible for it really know what goes in it.]]> <![CDATA[Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love.]]> <![CDATA[There is more to life than simply increasing its speed.]]> <![CDATA[A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.]]> <![CDATA[One of the best hearing aids a man can have is an attentive wife.]]> <![CDATA[There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.]]> <![CDATA[There is, hidden or flaunted, a sword between the sexes till an entire marriage reconciles them.]]> <![CDATA[Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet; a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset.]]> <![CDATA[Matrimony is the high sea for which no compass has yet to be invented.]]> <![CDATA[The married are those who have taken the terrible risk of intimacy and, having taken it, know life without intimacy to be impossible.]]> <![CDATA[Two souls and one thought, two hearts and one pulse.]]> <![CDATA[When a wife has a good husband it is easily seen in her face.]]> <![CDATA[I first learned the concepts of non-violence in my marriage.]]> <![CDATA[Married life requires shared mystery even when all the facts are known.]]> <![CDATA[A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.]]> <![CDATA[Often the difference between a successful marriage and a mediocre one consists of leaving about three or four things a day unsaid.]]> <![CDATA[Marriage should be a duet-when one sings, the other claps.]]> <![CDATA[A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.]]> <![CDATA[Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.]]> <![CDATA[The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.]]> <![CDATA[God comes to the hungry in the form of food.]]> <![CDATA[The difficulty with marriage is that we fall in love with a personality, but must live with a character.]]> <![CDATA[No man was ever shot by his wife while doing the dishes.]]> <![CDATA[Try praising your wife, even if it does frighten her at first.]]> <![CDATA[It resembles a pair of shears, so joined that they cannot be separated, often moving in opposite directions, yet always punishing anyone who comes between them.]]> <![CDATA[Before marriage, a man will go home and lie awake all night thinking about something you said; after marriage, he'll go to sleep before you finish saying it.]]> <![CDATA[It doesn't much signify whom one marries, for one is sure to find out the next morning that it was someone else.]]> <![CDATA[To keep your marriage brimming, with love in the wedding cup, whenever you're wrong, admit it; whenever you're right, shut up.]]> <![CDATA[Marriage is not just spiritual communion, it is also remembering to take out the trash.]]>