Mother Theresa Quotes

Laziness is the mother of efficiency

Marian Propp

Necessity is the mother of taking chances.

Mark Twain

A man's mother is his misfortune, but his wife is his fault.

Walter Bagehot

I don't think necessity is the mother of invention - invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.

Agatha Christie

I don`t think necessity is the mother of invention - invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.

Agatha Christie

Necessity is the mother of taking chances.

Mark Twain

No country in history ever sent mothers of toddlers off to fight enemy soldiers until the United States did this in the Iraq war.

Phyllis Schlafly

The departure of our boys to foreign parts with the ever-present possibility that they might never return, taught the real value of photography to every father and mother. To many a mother the photograph of her boy in his country's uniform was the one never-failing consolation.

Louis Fabian Bachrach

A grandmother pretends she doesn't know who you are on Halloween.

Erma Bombeck

If you would civilize a man, begin with his grandmother.

Victor Hugo

Diligence is the mother of good fortune.

Miguel de Cervantes

It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.

Erma Bombeck

Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy; the mad daughter of a wise mother.

Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire

I don't think necessity is the mother of invention -- invention . . . arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.

Agatha Christie

Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes

Miguel De Cervantes

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