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Booth Tarkington Quotes

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Cherish all your happy moments; they make a fine cushion for old age.
- Booth Tarkington

So long as we can lose any happiness,
we possess some.
- Booth Tarkington

Arguments only confirm people in their own opinions.
- Booth Tarkington

An ideal wife is any woman who has an ideal husband.
- Booth Tarkington

 

There are two things that will be believed of any man whatsoever,
and one of them is that he has taken to drink.
- Booth Tarkington

He had not yet learned that the only safe male rebuke
to a scornful female is to stay away from her -
especially if that is what she desires.
- Booth Tarkington

Boyhood is the longest time in life for a boy.
The last term of the school-year is made of decades,
not of weeks, and living through them is like waiting for the millennium.
- Booth Tarkington

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Cherish the uncertainty of life's adventures.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friends... they cherish one another's hopes.
They are kind to one another's dreams.
- Henry David Thoreau

To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal
is our only legitimate hope of survival.
- Wendell Berry

I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar,
but I cherish the friend who for me
does not consult his calendar.
- Robert Brault

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children
of the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
- Napoleon Hill

Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet.
We all breathe the same air.
We all cherish our children's future.
And we are all mortal.
- John F. Kennedy

Make the most of your regrets;
never smother your sorrow,
but tend and cherish it till it comes to have
a separate and integral interest.
To regret deeply is to live afresh.
- Henry David Thoreau

(Groom), take (Bride)'s hand and place your hand over hers.
Now, remember this moment and cherish it...
because this will be the last time you ever have the upper hand.
- Anonymous

Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend;
you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.
- Aldo Leopold

Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone,
and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.
- John Quincy Adams

Just as a man would not cherish living
in a body other than his own,
so do nations not like to live under other nations,
however noble and great the latter may be.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The defining function of the artist is to cherish consciousness.
- Max Eastman

Consistency is the paste jewel that only cheap men cherish.
- William Allen White

A sublime faith in human imbecility has seldom led
those who cherish it astray.
- Henry Ellis

For then only will you be strong, when you cherish the laws,
and when the revolutionary attempts of lawless men shall have ceased.
- Aeschines

In order to feel contempt, you generally need to cherish some kind of feelings.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

Let us cherish the hope that the day is not far distant
when we will be in the midst of this next adventure.
- Ernest Lawrence

A man can become so accustomed to the thought of his
own faults that he will begin to cherish them as charming
little "personal characteristics."
- Helen Rowland

Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without;
for much knowledge is a curse.
- Zhuangzi

If we really love and cherish Taiwan,
we should hold our hands in unity to protect our country
and our democratic values with the most humble and tolerant hearts.
- Chen Shui-bian

He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory,
abides with us, more potent, nay, more present than the living man.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

It almost seems that nobody can hate America as much as native Americans.
America needs new immigrants to love and cherish it.
- Eric Hoffer

Cherish forever what makes you unique,
'cuz you're really a yawn if it goes.
- Bette Midler

Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family.
- Joseph Brodsky

Cherish believes that God made her with a special purpose.
Like any teenage girl, she has her insecurities,
but for the most part she has a real healthy self-esteem.
- Charlene Tilton

After you have wept and grieved for your physical losses,
cherish the functions and the life you have left.
- Morrie Schwartz

The liberties and freedoms which we hold dear and we
recognize and cherish and respect guide the way we
gather information in the United States.
- John Ashcroft

The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable.
- Irving Howe

Let us tenderly and kindly cherish, therefore,
the means of knowledge.
Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write.
- John Adams

By rendering the labor of one, the property of the other,
they cherish pride, luxury, and vanity on one side;
on the other,
vice and servility, or hatred and revolt.
- James Madison

I'm fiercely loyal to my friends, and I really cherish my friendships.
- David Schwimmer

The Democratic Party has pretty much abandoned all
the things that they cherish.
- Dick Armey

When we look back, the only things we cherish are those
which in some way met our original want;
the desire which formed in us in early youth,
undirected, and of its own accord.
- Willa Cather

It's so clear that you have to cherish everyone.
I think that's what I get from these older black women,
that every soul is to be cherished, that every flower Is to bloom.
- Alice Walker

I got nominated for a Tony, which was a complete surprise.
It was an experience that I will always cherish.
- Sanaa Lathan

It is curious to observe what different
ideals of happiness people cherish,
and in what singular places they look
for this well-spring of their life.
Many look for it in the hoarding of riches,
some in the pride of power,
and others in the achievements of art and literature;
a few seek it in the exploration of their own minds,
or in search for knowledge.
- Helen Keller

We need to help students and parents cherish and preserve
the ethnic and cultural diversity that nourishes and
strengthens this community -
and this nation.
- Cesar Chavez

Christmas is not a time nor a season,
but a state of mind.
To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy,
is to have the real spirit of Christmas.
- Calvin Coolidge

It was not a religion that attacked us that September day.
It was al-Qaeda.
We will not sacrifice the liberties we cherish or hunker
down behind walls of suspicion and mistrust.
- Barack Obama

The care of the Earth is our most ancient and most worthy,
and after all our most pleasing responsibility.
To cherish what remains of it and to foster its renewal is our only hope.
- Wendell Berry

Take your victories, whatever they may be,
cherish them, use them, but don't settle for them.
- Mia Hamm

We cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us,
but for ours to amuse them.
- Evelyn Waugh

I'd like to state that Spike Lee is not saying that
African American culture is just for black people alone to enjoy and cherish.
Culture is for everybody.
- Spike Lee

I wish I could say I see my little brother more.
We used to fight all the time but now that I don't
see him very often I cherish the time I have with him.
- Zac Efron

One of the characteristics I cherish in my friends
is their childlike gullibility,
and several excited minutes were spent trying to actually find this book.
- Phil Foglio

Yes, many immigrants cherish the value of choice and
opportunity and the value of education more than 7th
or 8th generation Americans.
- Malcolm Wallop

As a member of this court I am not justified in writing
my private notions of policy into the Constitution,
no matter how deeply I may cherish them or how mischievous
I may deem their disregard.
- Felix Frankfurter

But we can hold our spirits and our bodies so pure and high,
we may cherish such thoughts and such ideals,
and dream such dreams of lofty purpose,
that we can determine and know what manner of men we will be,
whenever and wherever the hour strikes and calls to noble action.
- Joshua Chamberlain

They say that the commons of England would first destroy
the king's friends and afterward himself,
and then bring the Duke of York to be king so that
by their false means and lies they may make him to
hate and destroy his friends,
and cherish his false traitors.
- Jack Cade

Today's Constitution is a realistic document of freedom
only because of several corrective amendments.
Those amendments speak to a sense of decency and fairness
that I and other Blacks cherish.
- Thurgood Marshall

Well, I'll tell you something, this wedding is something that I will always,
always cherish.
It was a show of love and support and kindness like
I'd never seen from the people,
and that's who I entertain.
I entertain the people.
- Liza Minnelli

Policemen so cherish their status as keepers of the
peace and protectors of the public that they have occasionally
been known to beat to death those citizens or groups
who question that status.
- David Mamet

It is clear we can make reforms to better ensure we
are giving law enforcement all of the tools they need
while maintaining the appropriate safeguards to protect
the very freedoms we cherish.
- Leonard Boswell

It's not vanity to feel you have a right to be beautiful.
Women are taught to feel we're not good enough,
that we must live up to someone else's standards.
But my aim is to cherish myself as I am.
- Elle Macpherson

Here at Carolina, our World Cup opponents marked their calendars.
Obviously the other nations wanted to win every game,
but a big upset over the U.S.
was something we knew other teams would cherish.
- Lorrie Fair

The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most.
I can better trust those who helped to relieve the
gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready
to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.
- Ulysses S. Grant

I resent the fact that people in places like Boston,
New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco believe
that they should be able to tell us how to live our lives,
operate our businesses, and what to do with the land
that we love and cherish.
- Wilford Brimley

City people try to buy time as a rule,
when they can, whereas country people are prepared to kill time,
although both try to cherish in their mind's eye the
notion of a better life ahead.
- Edward Hoagland

The sorrow for the dead is the only sorrow from which
we refuse to be divorced.
Every other wound we seek to heal - every other affliction to forget:
but this wound we consider it a duty to keep open -
this affliction we cherish and brood over in solitude.
- Washington Irving

It wouldn't be fair to say that conservatives cherish
property the way liberals cherish equality.
But it would be fair to say that the takings clause
is the conservatives' recipe for judicial activism
just as they say liberals have misused the equal protection clause.
- Michael Kinsley

She is Cuba.
If you want to love her, you have to be with her,
but you can't be with her in her current state.
It's the point of view of all exiles -
you have to leave the thing you cherish most.
- Andy Garcia

It would be especially tragic if the people who most cherish ideals of peace,
who are most anxious for political cooperation on a
wider than national scale,
made the mistake of underestimating the pace of economic
change in our modern world.
- Lester B. Pearson

If you aren't in the moment,
you are either looking forward to uncertainty,
or back to pain and regret.
- Jim Carrey

My life is the eye of the hurricane -
an island of calm in a sea of uncertainty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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