Dorothy Canfield Fisher Quotes


7 Dorothy Canfield Fisher quotes:



"A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary."
"Freedom is not worth fighting for if it means no more than license for everyone to get as much as he can for himself."
"If we would only give, just once, the same amount of reflection to what we want to get out of life that we give to the question of what to do with a two weeks' vacation, we would be startled at our false standards and the aimless procession of our busy days."
"She was scrubbing furiously at a line of grease spots which led from the stove towards the door to the dining-room. That was where Henry had held the platter tilted as he carried the steak in yesterday. And yet if she had warned him once about that, she had a thousand times!"
"Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature ."
"Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young."
"A mother is not a person to lean on but person to make leaning unnecessary."
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