Quotes of the Day for 29 March 2001 – Welcome, Jenna
Here are a few thoughts to welcome Jenna Sinz to our planet. Jenna is the newborn daughter of my friend Michael Sinz and his wife Theresa - Mom is fine, Dad has this amazed grin that just won't go away!
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
- Cherokee proverb
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity.
- Eleanor Roosevelt
Time ripens all things. No man's born wise.
- Miguel de Cervantes
Don't forget that compared to a grownup person every baby is a genius. Think of the capacity to learn! The freshness, the temperament, the will of a baby a few months old! The minute one utters a certainty, the opposite comes to mind.
- May Sarton
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