mignon mclaughlin Quotes

Even cowards can endure hardship; only he brave can endure suspense.
tags: suspense
— Mignon McLaughlin
Our strength is often composed of the weakness we're damned if we're going to show.
tags: weakness strength
— Mignon McLaughlin
No one has ever loved anyone the way everyone wants to be loved.
— Mignon McLaughlin
We would all like a reputation for generosity and we'd all like to buy it cheap.
— Mignon McLaughlin
A woman asks little of love: only that she be able to feel like a heroine.
tags: women
— Mignon McLaughlin
It's innocence when it charms us, ignorance when it doesn't.
tags: innocence charm ignorance
— Mignon McLaughlin
Once you become self-conscious, there is no end to it; once you start to doubt, there is no room for anything else.
tags: doubt
— Mignon McLaughlin
Many of us go through life feeling as an actor might feel who does not like his part and does not believe in the play.
tags: believe
— Mignon McLaughlin
It's the most unhappy people who most fear change.
tags: fear people
— Mignon McLaughlin
The total history of almost anyone would shock almost everyone.
— Mignon McLaughlin
A first-rate marriage is like a first-rate hotel: expensive, but worth it.
tags: marriage worth
— Mignon McLaughlin
The woman just ahead of you at the supermarket checkout has all the delectable groceries you didn't even know they carried.
tags: women
— Mignon McLaughlin
You will turn over many a futile new leaf till you learn we must all write on scratched-out pages.
tags: learn write
— Mignon McLaughlin
We lavish on animals the love we are afraid to show to people. They might not return it; or worse, they might.
tags: animals people afraid
— Mignon McLaughlin
Even cowards can endure hardship; only the brave can endure suspense.
tags: suspense
— Mignon McLaughlin
Likely as not, the child you can do the least with will do the most to make you proud.
tags: children child
— Mignon McLaughlin
Hope is the feeling we have that the feeling we have is not permanent.
tags: hope
— Mignon McLaughlin
Women usually love what they buy, yet hate two-thirds of what is in their closets.
tags: women hate
— Mignon McLaughlin
Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.
tags: power learn learning
— Mignon McLaughlin
Love unlocks doors and opens windows that weren't even there before.
— Mignon McLaughlin
The death of someone we know always reminds us that we are still alive - perhaps for some purpose which we ought to re-examine.
tags: death
— Mignon McLaughlin
Love is often gentle, desire always a rage.
tags: desires
— Mignon McLaughlin
For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.
tags: chance night
— Mignon McLaughlin
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
— Mignon McLaughlin
Many beautiful women have been made happy by their own beauty, but no intelligent woman has ever been made happy by her own intelligence.
tags: beauty women beautiful intelligence
— Mignon McLaughlin
We waste a lot of time running after people we could have caught by just standing still.
tags: time people running
— Mignon McLaughlin
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
tags: time people successful marriage
— Mignon McLaughlin
Grasp your opportunities, no matter how poor your health; nothing is worse for your health than boredom.
tags: health poor opportunities
— Mignon McLaughlin
There's something in every atheist, itching to believe, and something in every believer, itching to doubt.
tags: believe doubt believer atheist
— Mignon McLaughlin
A parent who has never apologized to his children is a monster. If he's always apologizing, his children are monsters.
tags: children child parent
— Mignon McLaughlin
We are seldom happy with what we now have, but would go to pieces if we lost any part of it.
tags: lost
— Mignon McLaughlin
Society honors its living conformists and its dead troublemakers.
tags: society living honor
— Mignon McLaughlin
Don't fool yourself that important things can be put off till tomorrow; they can be put off forever, or not at all
tags: forever fools
— Mignon McLaughlin
The only courage that matters is the kind that gets you from one moment to the next.
tags: moment courage
— Mignon McLaughlin
How tired God must be of guilt and loneliness, for that is all we ever bring to Him.
tags: guilt god loneliness
— Mignon McLaughlin
Loneliness, insomnia, and change: the fear of these is even worse than the reality.
tags: fear reality loneliness
— Mignon McLaughlin
Love looks forward, hate looks back, anxiety has eyes all over its head.
tags: hate anxiety eyes
— Mignon McLaughlin
The chief reason for drinking is the desire to behave in a certain way, and to be able to blame it on alcohol.
tags: desires alcohol drinking
— Mignon McLaughlin
The only mothers it is safe to forget on Mother's Day are the good ones.
tags: mother
— Mignon McLaughlin
Anywhere you go liking everyone, everyone will be likeable.
— Mignon McLaughlin