"God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers."
"All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother."Rudyard Kipling on Abraham Lincoln
"I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life."Rudyard Kipling on Abraham Lincoln
"The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother."Rudyard Kipling on Theodore Hesburgh
"Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children."Rudyard Kipling on William Makepeace Thackeray
"A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them."Rudyard Kipling on Victor Hugo
"He travels the fastest who travels alone."
"Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone."
"And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves 'It's pretty, but is it Art?'"
"It's clever, but is it Art?"
"San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty."