Rose Nylund’s Rules to Live By, in 25 Quotes [MENTAL FLOSS]
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For Betty White's 99th (!) birthday, I put together a list of 25 pieces of life advice from Betty's beloved character Rose Nylund for Mental Floss.
Here's a little sample:
17. LEARN TO LET YOUR KIDS LIVE THEIR OWN LIVES.
“Humans are the only ones who think it's their duty to care for children their entire lives. We're also the only species who use corn holders that look like corn on the cob when we eat corn on the cob.”
If your daughter wants to sleep with her yutz ex-husband, you can certainly tell her how you feel about it—but you can’t stop her from doing it. At some point, your kids have to grow up and learn how to stick their corn-on-the-cob-shaped corn holders into their own corn on the cob themselves.