If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isnt  part of ourselves doesnt disturb us. Hermann Hesse

Let's not forget that the little emotions are the great captains of our lives and we obey them without realizing it. ~Vincent Van Gogh, 1889

The body never lies - Martha Graham

Tear that has no outlet, makes the body to weep

When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion. ~ Dale Carnegie

How much has to be explored and discarded before reaching the naked flesh of feeling. ~ClaudeDebussy

If we had no fear, no regrets, no guilt, and no sadness, we would be little more than unfeeling, uncaring robots. But since we are humans, we do have feelings, and the more human we are, the more ability we have to experience feelings, positive as well as negative.

The more faithfully you listen to the voice within you, the better you will hear what is sounding outside ~  Dag Hammarskjold

The truth needs so little rehearsal. ~ Barbara Kingsolver

Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions. ~ DAVID BORENSTEIN

You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.  ~ Albert Camus

Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you.  ~ Aldous Huxley

Those who do not know how to weep with their whole heart don't know how to laugh either.  ~ Golda Meir

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.  ~  Don Stanford


Having children makes you no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.  ~ Michael Levine

Whoever is happy will make others happy too.  ~ Anne Frank

Adolescence is a period of rapid changes. Between the ages of 12 and 17, for example, a parent ages as much as 20 years.  ~ Anonymous

All marriages are happy. It's living together afterwards that is difficult.  ~ Anonymous

Life isn't fair, but life isn't fair for everyone. That makes life fair. ~ Unknown

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult  ~ Seneca

One of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they seem to sense, once hate is gone, that they will be forced to deal with pain ~ James Baldwin

He who angers you conquers you. ~ Elizabeth Kenny

Anger as soon as fed is dead

'Tis starving makes it fat. ~ Emily Dickinson

If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size? ~ Sydney J. Harris

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them. ~ JAMES BALDWIN

Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories. ~ John Wilmot

Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression ~ Dr. Haim Ginott

We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today. ~ Stacia Tauscherbr

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it. ~ Harold Hulbert

Children seldom misquote. In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn't have said. ~ Unknown

So, like a forgotten fire, a childhood can always flare up again within us. ~ Gaston Bachelard

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up. ~ Pablo Picasso

In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future. ~ ALEX HALEY

All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. ~ LEO TOLSTOY


A grownup is a child with layers on. ~ Woody Harrelson