Rhymes with Customs
Quotes about customs
1. She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.
- Roman Payne
2. If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion, and avoid the people, you might better stay home.
- James A. Michener
3. How is it that, a full two centuries after Jane Austen finished her manuscript, we come to the world of Pride and Prejudice and find ourselves transcending customs, strictures, time, mores, to arrive at a place that educates, amuses, and enthralls us? It is a miracle. We read in bed because reading is halfway between life and dreaming, our own consciousness in someone else's mind.
- Anna Quindlen, How Reading Changed My Life