"Don't wish me happiness - I don't expect to be happy it's gotten beyond that, somehow. Wish me courage and strength and a sense of humor - I will need them all."
"A joke is a very serious thing."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Winston Churchill
"Humor is mankind's greatest blessing."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Mark Twain
"Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on William James
"If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Mahatma Gandhi
"A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It's jolted by every pebble on the road."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Henry Ward Beecher
"I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable."
"Grief can't be shared. Everyone carries it alone. His own burden in his own way."
"I have been overcome by the beauty and richness of our life together, those early mornings setting out, those evenings gleaming with rivers and lakes below us, still holding the last light."
"Only in growth, reform, and change, paradoxically enough, is true security to be found."
"Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after."