Famous quotes containing the words health, insurance, planning, aging and/or baby:
“To thee, fair Freedom! I retire
From flattery, cards, and dice, and din:
Nor art thou found in mansions higher
Than the low cot, or humble inn.
Tis here with boundless powr I reign;
And evry health which I begin
Converts dull port to bright champagne;
Such Freedom crowns it, at an inn.”
—William Shenstone (17141763)
“In taking out an insurance policy one pays for it in dollars and cents, always at liberty to discontinue payments. If, however, womans premium is a husband, she pays for it with her name, her privacy, her self-respect, her very life, until death doth part.”
—Emma Goldman (18691940)
“Few men in our history have ever obtained the Presidency by planning to obtain it.”
—James A. Garfield (18311881)
“The politics of the exile are fever,
theater of the aging convalescent.
You wait in the wings and rehearse.
You wait and wait.”
—Marge Piercy (b. 1936)
“A baby is a full time job for three adults. Nobody tells you that when youre pregnant, or youd probably jump off a bridge. Nobody tells you how all-consuming it is to be a motherhow reading goes out the window and thinking too.”
—Erica Jong (20th century)