Anne Morrow Lindbergh Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old anne morrow lindbergh quotes, anne morrow lindbergh sayings, and anne morrow lindbergh proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


One learns first of all in beach living the art of shedding; how little one can get along with, not how much.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach -- waiting for a gift from the sea.      

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The beach is not a place to work; to read, write or to think.      

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacationless class.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

To give without any reward, or any notice, has a special quality of its own.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach ? waiting for a gift from the sea.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

How one hates to think of oneself as alone. How one avoids it. It seems to imply rejection or unpopularity.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

It is only in solitude that I ever find my own core.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Flying was a very tangible freedom. In those days, it was beauty, adventure, discovery - the epitome of breaking into new worlds.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

There are no signposts in the sky to show a man has passed that way before. There are no channels marked. The flier breaks each second into new uncharted seas.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Only when one is connected to one's own core is one connected to others, I am beginning to discover. And, for me, the core, the inner spring, can best be refound through solitude.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacationless class.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Only when one is connected to one's own core is one connected to others, I am beginning to discover. And, for me, the core, the inner spring, can best be refound through solitude.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

When the wedding march sounds the resolute approach, the clock no longer ticks, it tolls the hour. The figures in the aisle are no longer individuals, they symbolize the human race.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The only real security in a relationship lies neither in looking back in nostalgia, nor forward in dread or anticipation, but living in the present relationship and accepting it as it is now.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Flying was a very tangible freedom. In those days, it was beauty, adventure, discovery the epitome of breaking into new worlds.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The fundamental magic of flying, a miracle that has nothing to do with any of its practical purposes purposes of speed, accessibility, and convenience and will not change as they change.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

It isn't for the moment you are struck that you need courage, but for that long uphill climb back to sanity and faith and security.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Good conversation is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. One can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Woman must be the pioneer in this turning inward for strength. In a sense, she has always been the pioneer     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

For it is only framed in space that beauty blooms.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

War is a thug's game. The thug strikes first and harder. He doesn't go by rules and he isn't afraid of hurting people.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

The punctuation of anniversaries is terrible, like the closing of doors, one after another between you and what you want to hold on to.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

How hard it is to have the beautiful interdependence of marriage and yet be strong in oneself alone.     

Anne Morrow Lindbergh