Raisa Gorbachyova Quotes (1 quote)
Book XXIX, Chapter 16 - De l'Esprit des Lois (1748) [The Spirit of the Laws]
“Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace.”
The Letters of Victor Hugo: From Exile, and After the Fall of the Empire, Volume 2 (1898)
“I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints - the sinners are much more fun.”
As quoted in: "Beowulf to Beatles & Beyond: The Varieties of Poetry" (Macmillan/McGraw-Hill School Division, 1981) by David R. Pichaske, p. 131
(Leslie T. Lyall. A Passion for the Impossible: The Continuing Story of the Mission Hudson Taylor Began. London: OMF Books, 1965, 37.)
If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsRaisa Gorbachyova
Born: January 5, 1932
Died: September 20, 1999 (aged 67)
Bio: Raisa Maximovna Gorbachova was the wife of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. She raised funds for the preservation of Russian cultural heritage, for the fostering of new talent, and for treatment programs for children's blood cancer.