I don't understand it. Jack will spend any amount of money to buy votes but he balks at investing a thousand dollars in a beautiful painting.
Sex is a bad thing because it rumples the clothes.
Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it - but I should have guessed that it would be too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend when he would have preferred to be a man.
There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all.
I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?
A camel makes an elephant feel like a jet plane.
What is sad for women of my generation is that they weren't supposed to work if they had families. What were they going to do when the children are grown - watch the raindrops coming down the window pane?
He didn't even have the satisfaction of being killed for civil rights. it had to be some silly little Communist.
The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.
It looks like it's been furnished by discount stores.
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor.
I'll be a wife and mother first, then First Lady.
The one thing I do not want to be called is First Lady. It sounds like a saddle horse.
Dear God, please take care of your servant John Fitzgerald Kennedy.
Whenever I was upset by something in the papers, Jack always told me to be more tolerant, like a horse flicking away flies in the summer.
When Harvard men say they have graduated from Radcliffe, then we've made it.
You are about to have your first experience with a Greek lunch. I will kill you if you pretend to like it.
Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President's widow?
I want minimum information given with maximum politeness.
I always wanted to be some kind of writer or newspaper reporter. But after college... I did other things.