"What is sad for women of my generation is that they weren't supposed to work if they had families. What were they going to do when the children are grown - watch the raindrops coming down the window pane?"
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Jackie Kennedy on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Jackie Kennedy on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Jackie Kennedy on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Jackie Kennedy on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Jackie Kennedy on John Lennon
"Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President's widow?"
"I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?"
"There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all."
"Even though people may be well known, they hold in their hearts the emotions of a simple person for the moments that are the most important of those we know on earth: birth, marriage and death."
"You are about to have your first experience with a Greek lunch. I will kill you if you pretend to like it."
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