29 Total Quotes

Marcelene Cox Quotes

A vacation frequently means that the family goes away for a rest, accompanied by a mother who sees that the others get it.
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#Family #English Politician

Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet: there's always one determined to face in an opposite direction from the way the arranger desires
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#Children

Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves.
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#Children #English Politician

The quickest way to know a woman is to go shopping with her.
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#English Politician #Woman

If at first you don't succeed, blame your parents
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#Parents

Weather means more when you have a garden. There's nothing like listening to a shower and thinking how it is soaking in around your green beans.
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#Listening #English Politician

Our children await Christmas presents like politicians getting in election returns: there's the Uncle Fred precinct and the Aunt Ruth district still to come in
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#Children

A sparkling house is a fine thing if the children aren't robbed of their luster in keeping it that way.
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#Children #English Politician

Eating without conversation is only stoking.
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#Conversation #English Politician

When a man does a household job, he goes through three periods: contemplating how it will be done; contemplating when it will be done; and contemplating.
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#English Politician #Man

No one knows his true character until he has run out of gas, purchased something on the installment plan and raised an adolescent.
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#English Politician #Character

Housekeeping is like being caught in a revolving door.
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#English Politician

If at first you don't succeed, blame your parents.
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#English Politician

Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet: there's always one determined to face in an opposite direction from the way the arranger desires.
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#Family #English Politician #Flowers

Life begins when a person first realizes how soon it will end.
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#English Politician

One sure way to lose another woman's friendship is to try to improve her flower arrangements.
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#Quote of the Day #Friends Or Friendship #English Politician

Our children await Christmas presents like politicians getting in election returns: there's the Uncle Fred precinct and the Aunt Ruth district still to come in.
Marcelene Cox
#English Politician