Julia McNair Wright Quotes

Julia McNair Wright Quotes.

Plenty of sunshine is the very wine of life.
Julia McNair Wright
I hope the day will come when a wasp-waist and a pair of thin shoulders will not be esteemed beauty: we have had our ideas ruined by trash novels, praising ‘fragile forms’ and ‘delicate beauty,’ ‘dainty waists,’ ‘snow-drop faces,’ and a lot of other nonsense.
Julia McNair Wright
it is always easier to see the beginning from the end, than the end from the beginning.
Julia McNair Wright
Books form in us habits of thought which shall live forever with us.
Julia McNair Wright
in a Home it must be order or ruin. Order is to the house as morality to the human being – a sheet-anchor.
Julia McNair Wright
Reaching toward perfection in any one thing should lift us higher in all things; it should beget a habit of application and thoroughness.
Julia McNair Wright
What is true of the individual will be true of the whole family; what is true of the family will be true of the community, and of the state.
Julia McNair Wright
Nothing so breaks the spirit as a load of debt.
Julia McNair Wright
Every home has its influences, for good or evil, upon humanity at large.
Julia McNair Wright
The mind is a phonograph which shall keep and echo the impressions of the past.
Julia McNair Wright
disorder is the slowest worker in the universe.
Julia McNair Wright
little every-day courtesies are called the small change of life; but we should be badly off in trade if we had no small change, and must always deal with twenty-dollar bills; while the small change mounts up to the great sum in a lifetime.
Julia McNair Wright
Good manners are not bred in moments, but in years.
Julia McNair Wright
true courtesy … is real kindness kindly expressed.
Julia McNair Wright
simplicity is a thing beautiful in itself, like clear light.
Julia McNair Wright