Dignity and love do not blend well, nor do they continue long together.
Quote by Ovid
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Tears at times have all the weight of speech.
Love and dignity cannot share the same abode.
Nothing is stronger than habit.
Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop.
The cause is hidden. The effect is visible to all.
Wine gives courage and makes men more apt for passion.
Time the devourer of all things.
The result justifies the deed.
Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
A retired teacher paid $62,000 towards her pension and nothing, yes nothing, for full family medical, dental and vision coverage over her entire career. What will we pay her? $1.4 million in pension benefits and another $215,000 in health care benefit premiums over her lifetime.
Don't think of it as failure. Think of it as time-released success.
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
It is hard to miss the irony in the fact that the very same week that Republicans were publicly heralding Congressman Paul Ryan's plan to inject market forces into the American health care system, they were crafting a budget deal to strip them from the health reform law.
Live by this credo: have a little laugh at life and look around you for happiness instead of sadness. Laughter has always brought me out of unhappy situations.
Women's strength, women's industry, women's wisdom are humankind's greatest untapped resource. The challenge then for U.N. Women is to show our diverse constituencies how this resource can be effectively tapped in ways that benefit us all.
To live the life fully, Learn, yearn, grow, love and venture out!
There are pockets of great food in Spain, but there are also pockets of very mediocre food in Spain, and the same in Morocco and the same in Croatia and the same in Germany and the same in Austria.
I wanted to write about my mother as she should have been if she had not been messed up by World War I.