Aunt Quotes

"the tallest wall ...

"the tallest wall is my husband's back turned on me" - my aunt
📅︎ Feb 19
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“Where is home? I’ve wondered where home is, and I realized it’s not Mars or someplace like that...

“Where is home? I’ve wondered where home is, and I realized it’s not Mars or someplace like that, it’s Indianapolis when I was nine years old. I had a brother and a sister, a cat and a dog, and a mother and a father and uncles and aunts. And there’s no way I can get there again.” Kurt Vonnegut
📅︎ Sep 11
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If we're kind and po...

If we're kind and polite, then the world will be right - Aunt Lucy
📅︎ Aug 07
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“If I had known what it meant to love, I wouldn't have had children, because once we...

“If I had known what it meant to love, I wouldn't have had children, because once we love, we love forever, like Uncle Two's wife, Step-aunt Two, who can't stop loving her gambler son, the son who is burning up the family fortune like a pyromaniac.” — Kim Thúy
📅︎ Jun 11
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“Sometimes, to do the right thing, we h...

“Sometimes, to do the right thing, we have to be steady and give up the thing we want the most.. even our dreams.” - Aunt May
📅︎ May 03
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Become a Gentle Man, Respect ...

Become a Gentle Man, Respect Mother, Sister, Aunt, Granny, Cousin, Friend. Respect Girl, Human.
📅︎ Mar 05
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"One bird wit...

"One bird with two stones" - my aunt Margaret
📅︎ Dec 04
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"Correct morals arise from knowing what man i...

"Correct morals arise from knowing what man is—not what do-gooders and well-meaning old Aunt Nellies would like him to be." -Robert A. Heinlein
📅︎ Apr 30
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