Rose Kennedy Quotes

I’m like old wine. They don’t bring me out very often, but I’m well preserved. (on her 100th birthday, 1991)

I tell myself that God gave my children many gifts – spirit, beauty, intelligence, the capacity to make friends and to inspire respect. . . There was only one gift he held back – length of life.

I looked on child rearing not only as a work of love and duty but as a profession that was fully as interesting and challenging as any honorable profession in the world and one that demanded the best that l could bring to it.