"Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Anne Morrow Lindbergh on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."