Tag: love

Stolen Quote: Family

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. ~ Anne Lamott, Author

I don’t mind such giving, as long as my wallet is left out of it.

Stolen Quote: Alone

Sing and dance together and be joyous, but let each of you be alone, even as the strings of a lute are alone though they quiver with the same music. ~ Kahlil Gibran, on Marriage, from “The Prophet”

We’ve found this advice easy to follow, after we’ve had beans.