Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald Kennedy (July 22, 1890 – January 22, 1995) was an American philanthropist and socialite. She was deeply embedded in the "lace curtain" Irish Catholic community in Boston, where her father was mayor. She was the wife of businessman and investor Joseph P. Kennedy Sr., who was United States Ambassador to the Court of St James's. Their nine children included President John F. Kennedy, Senator Robert F. Kennedy, and longtime Senator Ted Kennedy.
Rose Kennedy Quotes
Rose Kennedy #Business
More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause.
Rose Kennedy #Learning
Neither comprehension nor learning can take place in an atmosphere of anxiety.
Rose Kennedy #Life
Life isn't a matter of milestones, but of moments.
Rose Kennedy #Marriage #Money
I've had an exciting time I married for love and got a little money along with it.
Rose Kennedy #Money
It's our money, and we're free to spend it any way we please.
Rose Kennedy #Morning
Make sure you never, never argue at night. You just lose a good night's sleep, and you can't settle anything until morning anyway.
Rose Kennedy #Nature
Birds sing after a storm why shouldn't people feel as free to delight in whatever remains to them?
Rose Kennedy #Hope
What greater aspiration and challenge are there for a mother than the hope of raising a great son or daughter?
Rose Kennedy #Beauty #God #Intelligence #Respect
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.
Rose Kennedy #Best #Work
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 I could bring to it.