But I came to realize that she’d done what she’d done out of fear and limited understanding. She’d been neither a saint nor a whore, but a fallible, sexual women.
— Wally Lamb
If only I had checked myself
—guy who wrecked himself
Truth without love is brutality, and love without truth is hypocrisy.
Wherever you find a great man, you will find a great mother or a great wife standing behind him — or so they used to say. It would be interesting to know how many great women have had great fathers and husbands behind them.
—Dorothy L. Sayers