Mild Quotes

β€œSit in a room and read--and read and read. And read the right book...

β€œSit in a room and read--and read and read. And read the right books by the right people. Your mind is brought onto that level, and you have a nice, mild, slow-burning rapture all the time.” ― Joseph Campbell
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 15
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"The only thing worse than a cold or hot w...

"The only thing worse than a cold or hot war is a mildly infuriating one. Get off my lawn you kids!?" -- Dennis the menance's old man
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 01
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"What I regret most in my life are failures of kindness. Those moments when anothe...

"What I regret most in my life are failures of kindness. Those moments when another human being was there, in front of me, suffering and I responded … sensibly. Reservedly. Mildly." -George Saunders, Congratulations, by the way: Some Thoughts on Kindness
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 21
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"Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gra...

"Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters." β€” Margaret Halsey
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 07
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"You break a daunting task into tiny little bits that you can manage and when you add up those ...

"You break a daunting task into tiny little bits that you can manage and when you add up those bits over time, you've actually come quite a long way. So, with that mild gaze into the future, focus on what's in front of you, what you CAN do. And celebrate every little bit of it."- Andrew Cho
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 17
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Jealousy can even be good for love. One partner may feel secretly flattered wh...

Jealousy can even be good for love. One partner may feel secretly flattered when the other is mildly jealous. And catching someone flirting with your beloved can spark the kind of lust and romance that reignites a relationship. Helen Fisher
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 14
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Weekend forecast: mild alco...

Weekend forecast: mild alcoholism with a 70% chance of poor decisions and poor judgement.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 17
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β€œlay quietly. β€œWere you p...

β€œlay quietly. β€œWere you planning on leaving us?” he added mildly.” ― John Flanagan,
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 05
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"Humility is not my forte, and whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own sh...

"Humility is not my forte, and whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the startling defects in other people's characters." -Margaret Halsey
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 05
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