Life isn't long enough to do all you could accomplish. And what a privilege even to be alive. In spite of all the pollutions and horrors, how beautiful this world is. Supposing you only saw the stars once every year. Think what you would think. The wonder of it!

— Tasha Tudor

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Nowadays, people are so jeezled up. If they took some chamomile tea and spent more time rocking on the porch in the evening listening to the liquid song of the hermit thrush, they might enjoy life more.

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I enjoy doing housework, ironing, washing, cooking, dishwashing.

Whenever I get one of those questionaires and they ask what is your profession, I always put down housewife. It's an admirable profession, why apologize for it. You aren't stupid because you're a housewife. When you're stirring the jam you can read Shakespeare.

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Have you ever studied a snake's face? - how optimistic they look. They have an eternal smile.

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I loved The Wind in the Willows. ... Walt Disney should be sued for cheapening it as he did. Imagine it, Mickey Mousing all those nice characters. I'm surprised he didn't do it with the New Testament.

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You should see my corgis at sunset in the snow.

It's their finest hour. About five o'clock they glow like copper. Then they come in and lie in front of the fire like a string of sausages.

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Corgis are enchanted. You need only to see them in the moonlight to know this.

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There is no peace that cannot be found in the present moment.

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There is no other dog that can compare to a Corgi. They're the epitome of beauty.

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Einstein said that time is like a river, it flows in bends.

If we could only step back around the turns, we could travel in either direction. I'm sure it's possible. When I die, I'm going right back to the 1830s. I'm not even afraid of dying. I think it must be quite exciting.

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I don't make proper flower arrangements; mine just grow, like the garden.

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Why do women want to dress like men when they're fortunate enough to be women? Why lose femininity, which is one of our greatest charms? We get more accomplished by being charming than we would be flaunting around in pants and smoking. I'm very fond of men. I think they are wonderful creatures. I love them dearly. But I don't want to look like one. When women gave up their long skirts, they made a grave error.

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