Quotations by Wilder, Laura Ingalls


A good laugh overcomes more difficulties and dissipates more dark clouds than any other one thing.

Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867-1957) American writer
“‘Thoughts are Things,'” Missouri Ruralist (5 Nov 1917)
    (Source)

Reprinted in Stephen Hines, ed., Laura Ingalls Wilder - Farm Journalist (2007).
Added on 21-Jul-22 | Last updated 21-Jul-22
Link to this post | No comments
Topics: , , , ,
More quotes by Wilder, Laura Ingalls

I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.

Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867-1957) American writer
(Attributed)
Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04
Link to this post | No comments
More quotes by Wilder, Laura Ingalls

The trouble with organizing a thing is that pretty soon folks get to paying more attention to the organization than to what they’re organized for.

Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867-1957) American writer
Little Town on the Prairie (1941)
Added on 4-Dec-14 | Last updated 4-Dec-14
Link to this post | No comments
Topics: , , , ,
More quotes by Wilder, Laura Ingalls