The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended -- and not to take a hint when a hint isn't intended.
— Robert Frost

Every calamity is a spur and valuable hint.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.
— Henry David Thoreau

We cannot be kind to each other here for even an hour. We whisper, and hint, and chuckle and grin at our brother's shame; however you take it we men are a little breed.
— Alfred Lord Tennyson

We've all fallen, but at the same time we're not broken. There is the hint that we are going to get up again.
— Amy Lee