Friday Quote by Claire Rayner

>Wisdom for our times

The quote this week comes from Claire Rayner, taken from Wisdom for Our Times
‘This too will pass.
I was taught these words by my grandmother as a phrase that is to be used at all times in your life. When things are spectacularly dreadful; when things are absolutely appalling; when everything is superb and wonderful and marvellous and happy – Say these four words to yourself. They will give you a sense of perspective and help you also to make the most of what is good and be stoical about what is bad.’

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4 responses to “Friday Quote by Claire Rayner

  1. A great quote that I will try and remember during difficult times and forget during wonderful times.

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  2. Thanks for liking the quote and leaving a comment. Claire Rayner was a great character, much missed.

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  3. Jeri Walker-Bickett (@JeriWB)

    You followed my blog a while back in WordPress, and I’m finally stopping by to say a proper hello! Plus, I do love quotes!

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