“WHEN EVERYTHING WAS LOST, AMERICANS HEEDED THE CALL WRITTEN IN THEIR IMMIGRANT BLOOD. THEY TOOK TO THE ROAD.”
Laura Hillenbrand on the 1930s
“Whatever age we are is the age we’ve always been.”
Graydon Carter on V.F.’s 100th anniversary.
“O tell her;
brief is life but love is long.”
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
“This is a person I’ve never seen before. So I didn’t want to be seeing her for the first time dead in a casket. I didn’t want to see that. I wanted the first time I was seeing her to be the first time I see her. In the kingdom of heaven.”
Manti Te’o explains the infamous girlfriend hoax.
“In politics, if you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.”
The Invincible Margaret Thatcher
“Love is just like a faucet, it turns off and on.”