Barbara Bush Quotes and Quotations
The darn trouble with cleaning the house is it gets dirty the next day anyway, so skip a week if you have to. The children are the most important thing.
Whether you are talking about education, career, or service, you are talking about life. And life must really have joy. It's supposed to be fun.
I'm not a competitive person, and I think women like me because they don't think I'm competitive, just nice.
I think togetherness is a very important ingredient to family life. It's a cliche and we use it too much but I think for a husband and wife, the way to stay close is to do things together and share.
Some people give time, some money, some their skills and connections, some literally give their life's blood . . . but everyone has something to give.
I listen and give input only if somebody asks.
Someday, someone will follow in my footsteps and preside over the White House as the President's spouse. And I wish him well.
You don't just luck into things.... You build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities.
You don't just luck into things ... you build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities.
You don't just luck into things. ... You build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities.
I married the first man I ever kissed. When I tell this to my children, they just about throw up.
To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there.
Believe in something larger than yourself.