ursula hegi Quotes

That's the nature of being a parent, Sabine has discovered. You'll love your children far more than you ever loved your parents, and -- in the recognition that your own children cannot fathom the depth of your love -- you come to understand the tragic, unrequited love of your own parents.

- Ursula Hegi

Some acts of faith, I believe, have the power to grant us something infinitely wiser than we imagine

- Ursula Hegi, Floating in My Mother's Palm

I think . . . you should have children, John." At least he's no longer talking about bugs."I'm too young, Dad.""It's the most important thing . . . I've done in . . . my life.

- Ursula Hegi, Hotel of the Saints

Marrying a woman who was reckless must have been the ultimate reckless act, requiring a lifetime of balancing to keep both of them safe

- Ursula Hegi, Floating in My Mother's Palm

You focus on telling stories,
we do everything else.