In some families, please is described as the magic word. In our house, however, it was sorry.
- Margaret Laurence Quote
If you’re yearning for the “good old days,” just turn off the air conditioning.
- Griff Niblack Quote
When the yearning for living ends, there can be no more birth.
- Sri Sathya Sai Baba Quote
My desire for knowledge is intermittent; but my desire to commune with the spirit of the universe, to be intoxicated with the fumes, call it, of that divine nectar, to bear my head through atmospheres and over heights unknown to my feet, is perennial and constant.
- Henry David Thoreau Quote
Yearning is not only a good way to go crazy but also a pretty good place to hide out from hard truth.
- Claude T. Bissell Quote
There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.
- Christopher Morley Quote
I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times; but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.
- Helen Keller Quote
I am never long, even in the society of her I love, without yearning for the company of my lamp and my library.
- Lord Byron