I don't think there's anything more important than making peace before it's too late. And it almost always falls to the child to try to move toward the parent.
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Anne Lamott When we're dealing with the people in our family - no matter how annoying or gross they may be, no matter how self-inflicted their suffering may appear, no matter how afflicted they are with ignorance, prejudice or nose hairs - we give from the deepest parts of ourselves.
Cathy Guisewite I'm lucky that my real-life Mom has both a great sense of humor about herself and an amazing ability to slip into complete denial if the subject matter gets a little too close to home.
James Baldwin An identity would seem to be arrived at by the way in which the person faces and uses his experience.
Jon Hamm I remember opening my dad's closet and there were, like, 40 suits, every color of the rainbow, plaid and winter and summer. He had two jewelry boxes full of watches and lighters and cuff links. And just... he was that guy. He was probably unfulfilled in his life in many ways.
Peter Drucker My greatest strength as a consultant is to be ignorant and ask a few questions.
Anna Akhmatova Courage: Great Russian word, fit for the songs of our children's children, pure on their tongues, and free.
Marina Warner When I was young, I did actually model and was much photographed by famous photographers. But I was always a bookworm.
Madeleine L’Engle The great thing about getting older is that you don't lose all the other ages you've been.
John Podhoretz The idea that the rest of the world was somehow being held hostage by the Arab-Israeli conflict once had a minimal basis in reality. In the first 20 years of Israel's existence, every Arab country was in an active state of war with the Jewish state.
Clint Eastwood You know when you're young and you see a play in high school, and the guys all have gray in their hair and they're trying to be old men and they have no idea what that's like? It's just that stupid the other way around.
Karl Von Clausewitz Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Bill Scott My job is to interpret the law based on how the legislature and the court has done it and then, of course, to use our system of justice to develop some new legal tools and new concepts.
Viktor E. Frankl Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Garrett Hedlund I grew up on a farm in a small town where you do or say one thing and everybody knows about it. You see it happen, there's always the town gossip - 'Oh did you hear about so and so, or did you hear what went on in this household?' So I learned at a very young age just to keep my mouth shut.
Jay Mohr Not everyone likes sports. Gandhi and Malcolm X come to mind.
Joan Rivers What are people going to do? Fire me? I've been fired before. Not book me? I've been out of work before. I don't care.
Cesar Romero Because of my age and because there's more work on the small screen. What it's missing in quality it makes up for in quantity. From an actor's selfish point of view.
Jean Claude Van Damme It looks good when you see someone kicking at the age of 51 with no double. It's kinda cool for people to know that past 50 we can keep flexible.
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