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I didn't know my mother had it.
by Marie Osmond

I didn't know my mother had it.
I think a lot of women don't know their mothers had it;
that's the sad thing about depression.
You know, you don't function anymore.
You shut down.
You feel like you are in a void.
- Marie Osmond

When you have a baby, love is automatic,
when you get married, love is earned.
- Marie Osmond

You are in the back of your head somewhere and you
want to close your eyes and go away.
- Marie Osmond

This is a serious, serious condition that is also called postpartum psychosis.
And that's where, literally, you get so bad that you
end up either hurting the baby or killing yourself.
- Marie Osmond

 

I found for me that my safe place was work.
I could control my environment.
I became very fastidious and detailed,
and wanted things a certain way.
- Marie Osmond

The good Lord made us all out of iron.
Then he turns up the heat to forge some of us into steel.
- Marie Osmond

This is a physical thing that is fixable.
I know, I'm a survivor.
Believe me, there was no way I thought I could survive.
There are answers out there that need to be found.
- Marie Osmond

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If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it,
you might as well laugh about it now.
- Marie Osmond

There are some great questions to ask your doctor.
If he says 'no,' then you find yourself a different doctor.
There really has to be a change in how we medically
look at women at this time.
I mean, this is not just baby gloom.
- Marie Osmond

Little things in my past that I really thought were
over and done with were still elements of the puzzle
that weren't pieced together,
and so she helped me do that.
- Marie Osmond

You just need to be honest with how you're feeling.
But, a lot of women are afraid of it because they think,
'Oh, they are going to take my baby away.
They're gonna call me incompetent.
I'm going to lose my job.
I've got to be tough, it's a man's world.'
- Marie Osmond

The other thing is that doctors test only the most common estrogen level.
There are three kinds of estrogen in a woman but they
don't test the other two because they are so rare;
mine was the third kind of estrogen.
- Marie Osmond

I lost boundaries as a child that I didn't even realize
it and it wasn't talked about back then.
You know, it was something you just buried and dealt with,
and moved forward.
What could you do about it?
- Marie Osmond

You know, you don't work 30 something years in this
business without knowing how to push yourself.
So, I just kept pushing myself and pushing myself.
The other thing that happens is when your hormones
get out of whack your emotions come up.
- Marie Osmond

We know well and we know chronically ill,
but there is a whole bunch of gray in between where
I think we can heal people before they become chronically sick.
I believe our thoughts make us sick.
- Marie Osmond

So, babies are taken from their mothers because they
get temporarily insane and it's not the mother's fault.
This is the thing: they shouldn't feel ashamed.
They didn't cause this.
It is not something they did to themselves.
- Marie Osmond

I did a book signing when we were in New York the day before yesterday.
A lady came through and she was just weeping,
and said, 'I wish this would have been brought out sooner,
my sister is in prison for suffocating her child.'
- Marie Osmond

What basically happens is your hormones get out of whack.
Because of the stress in your life your body says,
'I need more hormones.' So, your hormones are trying
to produce and produce and produce,
and it's even more stressful and it is this wicked cycle.
- Marie Osmond

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do.
So throw off the bowlines.
Sail away from the safe harbor.
Catch the trade winds in your sails.
Explore. Dream. Discover.
- widely misattributed to Mark Twain

We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past,
but by the love we're not extending in the present.
- Marianne Williamson

Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer
but wish we didn't.
- Erica Jong

The most important thing about Spaceship Earth -
an instruction book didn't come with it.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Does anybody really think that they didn't get what they had
because they didn't have the talent
or the strength or the endurance or the commitment?
- Nelson Mandela

Do you remember the things you were worrying about a year ago?
Didn't you waste a lot of fruitless energy
on account of most of them?
Didn't most of them turn out all right after all?
- Dale Carnegie

I didn't want to marry anybody else in town.
I want my baby to look like you.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

My childhood should have taught me lessons for my own fatherhood,
but it didn't because parenting can only be learned
by people who have no children.
- Bill Cosby

When you follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track
that has been there all the while waiting for you,
and the life you ought to be living is the one you are living.
When you can see that, you begin to meet people
who are in the field of your bliss,
and they open the doors to you.
I say, follow your bliss and don't be afraid,
and doors will open where you didn't know they were going to be.
If you follow your bliss,
doors will open for you that wouldn't have opened for anyone else.
- Joseph Campbell

If I hadn't met you, I wouldn't like you.
If I didn't like you, I wouldn't love you.
If I didn't love you, I wouldn't miss you.
But I did, I do, and I will.
- Anonymous

Choose love. Choose to release all resentments.
Forgive everyone. Choose to release all regrets.
Forgive yourself for all decisions that you have ever made
that didn't work out as you hoped.
Forgive yourself for any financial decisions
that didn't meet your expectations.
Release your regrets if you choose
the "wrong" spouse or the "wrong" career.
Today, choose love.
Choose to love yourself.
Choose to love your life.
Choose to love all the friends, family, co-workers,
acquaintances, and others who share your life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I know God will not give me anything I can't handle.
I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
- Mother Teresa

An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why
the things he predicted yesterday didn't happen today.
- Laurence J. Peter

I was a brownie for a day.
My mom made me stop.
She didn't want me to conform.
- Sandra Bullock

We didn't actually overspend our budget.
The health Commission allocation simply fell short of our expenditure.
- Frank Howard Clark

I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man.
At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did,
which was work in an office.
- Harrison Ford

The Vatican is against surrogate mothers.
Good thing they didn't have that rule when Jesus was born.
- Elayne Boosler

You define a good flight by negatives:
you didn't get hijacked,
you didn't crash, you didn't throw up,
you weren't late, you weren't nauseated by the food.
So you are grateful.
- Paul Theroux

The earth is like a spaceship
that didn't come with an operating manual.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

I kept my babies fed.
I could have dumped them, but I didn't.
I decided that whatever trip I was on,
they were going with me.
You're looking at a real daddy.
- Barry White

I crashed my boyfriend's birthday when I was 12 years old.
He didn't invite me and so I showed up.
- Isla Fisher

Disneyland is a work of love.
We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
- Walt Disney

Dad taught me everything I know.
Unfortunately, he didn't teach me everything he knows.
- Al Unser

My boyfriend and I broke up.
He wanted to get married and I didn't want him to.
- Rita Rudner

I didn't have the same fitness or ability as the other girls,
so I had to beat them with my mind.
- Martina Hingis

I didn't make it all the way through third grade for nothing.
- the movie The Rescuers Down Under

For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants,
like most Lutheran boys.
I got a telescope.
My mother thought it would make the best gift.
- Wernher von Braun

I quit high school on my birthday.
It was my senior year and I didn't see the point.
This was 1962, and I was ready to make music.
- Barry White

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys,
and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination -
think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
- Terry Brooks

I was always shocked when I went to the doctor's office
and they did my X-ray and didn't find that I had eight
more ribs than I should have or that my blood was the color green.
- Nicolas Cage

I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me
than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't
measure up to the standard he set.
- John Malkovich

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
- Daniel J. Boorstin

How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?
- Satchel Paige

I wanted to buy a candle holder, but the store didn't have one.
So I got a cake.
- Mitch Hedberg

I used to want to be a lawyer, but I didn't want to
have half my brain sucked out.
- Max Walker

My mom's a Catholic, and my dad's a Jew,
and they didn't want anything to do with anything.
- Isabelle Huppert

Life's like Vegas. You're up, you're down,
but in the end the house always wins.
Doesn't mean you didn't have fun.
- the Woody Allen movie Deconstructing Harry

Bachelors know more about women than married men;
if they didn't they'd be married too.
- H. L. Mencken

What if happiness were found in the serenity of simple pleasures.
What if we didn't need the newest gizmo... the highest high?
What if happiness is in the air we breathe...
slowly, deeply, and consciously?
What if happiness is one fresh grape, savored with gratitude?
What if happiness is in our oneness with all creation?
What if happiness is about enjoying life exactly as it comes to us -
without chasing after it?
What if happiness is something we CHOOSE...
regardless of our circumstances?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My neighbour asked if he could use my lawnmower and
I told him of course he could,
so long as he didn't take it out of my garden.
- Eric Morecambe

Mommy smoked but she didn't want us to.
She saw smoke coming out of the barn one time,
so we got whipped.
- Loretta Lynn

I would think twice about designing stuff for which
there was no need and which didn't endure.
- Robin Day

The mistakes made by Congress wouldn't be so bad if
the next Congress didn't keep trying to correct them.
- Cullen Hightower

If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.
- Aristotle Onassis

I haven't spoken to my wife in years.
I didn't want to interrupt her.
- Rodney Dangerfield

When I turned 60, it didn't bother me at all.
- Yoko Ono

Don't knock the weather; nine-tenths of the people
couldn't start a conversation if it didn't change once in a while.
- Kin Hubbard

I have this sense that I didn't really start growing up until my twenties.
- Winona Ryder

I got up with my wife, I sat down at the computer when she went to work,
and I didn't stop until she got home.
- George Stephen

The Russians feared Ike.
They didn't fear me.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

Training Day was such a Hollywood movie;
I didn't like it.
- Jason Patric

Right right, because up to that point I had not been a viewer,
and I didn't know alot about the show,
it was all new to me and the cast members were wonderful!
- David Selby

We didn't make the mistakes that many other cities did.
- Ivan Allen


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