"No matter how many hours you spend in front of a mirror, you never see the look in your eyes that attracts your lover."
"We never quite forgive our mother for knowing all our hiding places, beginning with the very first."
"The difference between friends and pets is that friends we allow into our company, pets we allow into our solitude."
"Bereft of friends, I retreated deep into myself. Actually, my Lab and I retreated deep into ourselves."
The most challenging question I've been asked at a cocktail party? "So, what do you do when you're not making conversation?"
"Sometimes we regret, more than any words spoken, a silence not broken."
"Charisma is a fancy name given to the knack of giving people your full attention."
"To become a grandparent is to enjoy one of the few pleasures in life for which the consequences have already been paid."
"I do not doubt that an ant colony is efficient. I just wonder if it completely addresses privacy issues."
"And I, I took the road less traveled by. I was using a GPS system."
~ Robert Brault