Blickling Hall, Norfolk, England

Welcome to the Foyer! Earlier called the Entrance Hall, this is the room one would first enter upon admittance to the castle. Often the foyer was where guests would wait to be announced and then received by the Lord and Lady of the castle or the manor.

English Village of Castle Combe, Cotswalds

Collection of Favorite Quotations:

[although the word "quote" is coming into common usage to refer to something someone has said, it is technically incorrect. "To quote" is a verb, whereas the noun for a saying by someone is a "quotation".]

- "I want to be able to say that I was brave enough to try it all." Sally Field

- "If you love you will die. If you do not love, you will die anyway." Anton Chekhov

- "If you are under 30 and you're not a liberal, you have no heart. If you are over 30 and you're not a conservative, you have no brain." Winston Churchill

-"It's funny how someone can break your heart, and you still love him with all the little pieces." Unknown

- "You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." A.A. Milne

-" Trying to forget someone you love is like trying to remember someone you never knew." Unknown

-"Reality continues to complicate my life." Unknown

-"The great question, which I have not been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul is: What does a Woman Want?" Sigmund Freud

-"It is never too late to be what you might have been." George Eliot

-"I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man." Thomas Jefferson

-"Hard work pays off in the future. Laziness pays off today." Slug Club

- "Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it." Abraham Lincoln

-♫"You can't always get what you want."♪ Mick Jagger

- "Discipline is remembering what you really want." Doug Keller

- "I shall shape my future. Whether I fail or succeed shall be no man's doing but my own. I am the force; I can clear any obstacle before me. Or I can be lost in the maze. My choice. My responsibility. Win or lose, only I hold the key to my destiny." Og Mandino

-"Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle." Unknown

- "In life, pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional." Unknown

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