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My parents believed in exposing each of their children to an abundance of varied activities in the hope they would find something they loved. They each had found a passion - Dad with his music and Mom with her horses - so it was natural for them to encourage experimentation.


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I like to have a martini,
Two at the very most.
After three I'm under the table,
afte...
DOROTHY PARKER
If all these sweet young things were laid end to end, I wouldn't be the slightest bit suprised.
DOROTHY PARKER
The affair between Margot Asquith and Margot Asquith will live as one of the prettiest love stories ...
DOROTHY PARKER
Summer makes me drowsy. Autumn makes me sing. Winter's pretty lousy, but I hate Spring.
DOROTHY PARKER
Think for yourselves for a change. You've been pedlars: go and be merchants. You've been mercenaries...
DOROTHY DUNNETT
Oh, it is sure as it is sad
That any lad is every lad,
And what's a girl, to dare implore DOROTHY PARKER
Yet, as only New Yorkers know, if you can get through the twilight, you'll live through the night.
DOROTHY PARKER
I loved to get all dusty and ride horses and plant potatoes and cotton.
DOROTHY MALONE
There will always be the ability for broadband users to connect to the content of their choice. What...
DOROTHY ATTWOOD
I think I would have died if there hadn't been the women's movement.
DOROTHY ALLISON
In a way, I'm like Will Rogers, never having met a man I really disliked. I'm not a vamp. I ...
DOROTHY STRATTEN
I want hard stories, I demand them from myself. Hard stories are worth the difficulty. It seems to m...
DOROTHY ALLISON
While the vast majority of hackers may be disinclined towards violence, it would only take a few to ...
DOROTHY DENNING
The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.
DOROTHY PARKER
The plane is a mess. The tip tank came off. The props are bent and there's no landing gear.
DOROTHY ROBINSON
Heterosexuality is not normal, it's just common
DOROTHY PARKER
You can drag a horticulture, but you can't make her think.
DOROTHY PARKER
I am never going to be famous...I do not do anything. Not one single thing. I used to bite my nails,...
DOROTHY PARKER
Men seldom make passes At girls who wear glasses
DOROTHY PARKER
Her mind lives tidily, apart/ From cold and noise and pain,/ And bolts the door against her heart,/ ...
DOROTHY PARKER
If you want to see what God thinks of money, just look at all the people He gave it to.
DOROTHY PARKER
Without community service, we would not have a strong quality of life. It's important to the person ...
DOROTHY HEIGHT
Too fucking busy, and vice versa. [Reply to her editor who was bugging her for her belated work whil...
DOROTHY PARKER
There isn't a single human being who hasn't plenty to cry over, and the trick is to make the laughs ...
DOROTHY DIX
I suppose that now if I ever wrote a play about myself I'd be sued for plagiarism
DOROTHY PARKER
It is a queer thing, but imaginary troubles are harder to bear than actual ones.
DOROTHY DIX
"Cheque enclosed" are the two most beautiful words in the English language
DOROTHY PARKER
I don't know much about being a millionaire, but I'll bet I'd be a darling at it.
DOROTHY PARKER
I'm fairly confident that if I died tomorrow, Don would find a way to preserve me until the season w...
DOROTHY SHULA
She looks as new as a peeled egg
DOROTHY PARKER
She looks like something that would eat its young
DOROTHY PARKER
That would be a good thing for them to carve on my tombstone: Wherever she went, including here, it ...
DOROTHY PARKER
It's like having your own car, without the gas prices, the insurance and the maintenance. There's al...
DOROTHY WEST
I know that there are things that never have been funny, and never will be. And I know that ridicule...
DOROTHY PARKER
People are more fun than any body
DOROTHY PARKER
It seems to me that we are getting picked on just because we are from Louisiana.
DOROTHY STUKES
I think it is one thing to be an independent thinker. It's another thing to be a Democratic senator ...
DOROTHY BRINDAMOUR
People say, “What is the sense of our small effort?” They cannot see that we must lay one brick at...
DOROTHY DAY
I think sometimes it is more important to be gracious than to win.
DOROTHY KILGALLEN
If all the girls who attended the Harvard-Yale game were laid end to end, I wouldn't be surprised
DOROTHY PARKER
Constant use will not wear ragged the fabric of friendship.
DOROTHY PARKER
I'd like to have money. And I'd like to be a good writer. These two can come together, and I hope th...
DOROTHY PARKER
I was always sweet, at first. Oh, it's so easy to be sweet to people before you love them.
DOROTHY PARKER
Ducking for apples -- change one letter and it's the story of my life.
DOROTHY PARKER
I like best to have one book in my hand, and a stack of others on the floor beside me, so as to know...
DOROTHY PARKER
The Gospel takes away our right forever, to discriminate between the deserving and the undeserving p...
DOROTHY DAY
Happiness is largely a matter of self-hypnotism. You can think yourself happy or you can think yours...
DOROTHY DIX
You will know your vocation by the joy that it brings you. You will know. You will know when it's ri...
DOROTHY DAY