Florence E. Allen - Thousands of kids and parents come up to us and say, How do we get better as a singer?
[ Better Come Get How Kids Parents Say Singer Thousands Up Us]
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Joel A. Barker - I received my parents' permission and went into the Navy on June 3, 1941.
[ Into June Navy Parents Permission Received Went]
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Robert Bork - There is nothing worse that a thirteen-year-old boy. You're embarrassed by your parents, and you're trying to find your independance because, deep inside, you are so dependent on your mom.
[ Because Boy Deep Dependent Embarrassed Find Inside Mom Nothing Parents Trying Worse Your]
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Robert Bresson - It's a sad moment, really, when parents first become a bit frightened of their children.
[ Become Bit Children First Frightened Moment Parents Really Sad Their]
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Tim Buckley - My father's parents were carpenters. They were also builders partly. They were painters. And several of them were very, active in the theatre and all such nonsense, you know.
[ Active Also Builders Father Know Nonsense Painters Parents Partly Several Such Theatre Them Very Were]
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Joseph Campbell - But one sets of grandparents lived on Davidson Avenue in the Bronx and one lived in Manhattan and I had an aunt and uncle in Queens, so in my heart I was a New Yorker.
[ Aunt Avenue Bronx Davidson Grandparents Had Heart Lived Manhattan New Queens Sets Uncle Yorker]
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Georg Cantor - My parents were horrified when I told them I wanted to be an author.
[ Author Horrified Parents Them Told Wanted Were]
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John Griffin Carlisle - My parents wanted me to go to law school.
[ Go Law Parents School Wanted]
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Jon Carroll - Thus the castle of each feudal chieftain became a school of chivalry, into which any noble youth, whose parents were from poverty unable to educate him to the art of war, was readily received.
[ Any Art Became Castle Chieftain Chivalry Each Educate Feudal Him Into Noble Parents Poverty Readily Received School Thus Unable War Were Which Whose Youth]
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Roy Castle - Before high school ended, I started applying to college. It really wasn't even a choice because of the brainwashing of my parents.
[ Applying Because Before Brainwashing Choice College Ended Even High Parents Really School Started]
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Turner Catledge - I never set out to be a role model, but I guess parents like it because I am dedicated to school.
[ Am Because Dedicated Guess Model Never Out Parents Role School Set]
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Eldridge Cleaver - To be a winner of that, and to fall in the long line of traditional great backs at USC, to have your name in perpetuity, the fact that your parents are like icons... that's the greatest thing.
[ Backs Fact Fall Great Greatest Icons Line Long Name Parents Perpetuity Thing Traditional Usc Winner Your]
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James S. Coleman - Dad needs to show an incredible amount of respect and humor and friendship toward his mate so the kids understand their parents are sexy, they're fun, they do things together, they're best friends. Kids learn by example. If I respect Mom, they're going to respect Mom.
[ Amount Best Dad Example Friends Friendship Fun Going His Humor Incredible Kids Learn Mate Mom Needs Parents Respect Sexy Show Their Things Together Toward Understand]
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Jeffrey Combs - I don't think my parents liked me. They put a live teddy bear in my crib.
[ Bear Crib Liked Live Parents Put Teddy Think]
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John Constable - When I was kidnapped, my parents snapped into action. They rented out my room.
[ Action Into Kidnapped Out Parents Rented Room Snapped]
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Art Cooper - It's amazing how coke encompasses everything in your life. Addicts cannot confront life because they only think of their next hit. I ruined life for my parents, my sister and all my friends.
[ Addicts Amazing Because Cannot Coke Confront Encompasses Everything Friends Hit How Life Next Only Parents Ruined Sister Their Think Your]
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Chris Cooper - No matter what parents do, kids retain their uniqueness.
[ Kids Matter Parents Retain Their Uniqueness]
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Harold W. Dodds - Cursed be he above all others Who's enslaved by love of money. Money takes the place of brothers, Money takes the place of parents, Money brings us war and slaughter.
[ Above Brings Brothers Cursed Enslaved Love Money Others Parents Place Slaughter Takes Us War]
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Jay Dratler - In my case, I was born to parents who were very young, and I don't think they were entirely ready to have a child. My dad was going to college and working two or three jobs at the same time, and my mum was working and going to school.
[ Born Case Child College Dad Entirely Going Jobs Mum Parents Ready Same School Think Three Time Two Very Were Working Young]
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Jim Eason - My dad had emphysema and both of my parents had chronic bronchitis and ended up with cancers - all smoking related.
[ Both Cancers Chronic Dad Ended Had Parents Related Smoking Up]
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Mark Edwards - There are just hundreds of people that have inspired and influenced me in a number of different ways. First of all, you can't forget your parents and all they've done to help you to get here.
[ Different Done First Forget Get Help Here Hundreds Influenced Inspired Just Number Parents Ways Your]
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Edward Everett - I was always in trouble from an early age. I had a fraught relationship with my parents, who were very traditional. Doing plays at school was a joyous release.
[ Age Always Doing Early Fraught Had Joyous Parents Plays Relationship Release School Traditional Trouble Very Were]
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Russ Feingold - It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
[ Beauty Diversity Early Parents Strength Teach Time Young]
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Rose Fyleman - People who lose their parents when young are permanently in love with them.
[ Lose Love Parents Permanently Their Them Young]
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Paul Gerhardt - For me, the toughest thing for kids to deal with is when the parents are fighting. It's not violence on them - it's the feeling of violence in the family.
[ Deal Family Feeling Fighting Kids Parents Them Thing Toughest Violence]
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Richard Harris - Turning 30 was when my parents both got cancer and were fighting it and beat it, but their mortality started to get to me. Everything wasn't as hunky-dory like it was.
[ Beat Both Cancer Everything Fighting Get Got Mortality Parents Started Their Turning Were]
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Richard Harwood - My undergraduate education, at the City College in New York, was made possible only by the existence of that excellent free institution and the financial sacrifices of my parents.
[ City College Education Excellent Existence Financial Free Institution Made New Only Parents Possible Sacrifices Undergraduate York]
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Paul Hindemith - 1988 I also received from the city of Vienna the cross of honour for art and science. These titles and the various honors mean a great deal to me, most of all for the reason that they would mean a great deal to my parents too.
[ Also Art City Cross Deal Great Honors Honour Mean Most Parents Reason Received Science These Titles Too Various Vienna Would]
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Mikhail Khodorkovsky - But we are not going to stand by and go back to allowing people with preexisting conditions to be discriminated against, go back to the situation where people can be thrown off their insurance simply because they become seriously ill or you can't get on your parents' insurance after the age of 20.
[ After Against Age Allowing Back Because Become Conditions Discriminated Get Go Going Ill Insurance Off Parents Seriously Simply Situation Stand Their Thrown Where Your]
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Karl Kraus - Catholic schools in our Nation's education have been paramount in teaching the values that we as parents seek to instill in our children.
[ Been Catholic Children Education Instill Nation Our Paramount Parents Schools Seek Teaching Values]
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Romeo LeBlanc - The joys of parents are secret, and so are their grieves and fears.
[ Fears Grieves Joys Parents Secret Their]
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Joel Madden - Children rarely want to know who their parents were before they were parents, and when age finally stirs their curiosity, there is no parent left to tell them.
[ Age Before Children Curiosity Finally Know Left Parent Parents Rarely Stirs Tell Their Them Want Were]
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John Marston - My dad was born in Chicago in 1908... his parents came from Russia. They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little tiny grocery store with eight or nine children - in the backroom all together - and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business.
[ Born Business Came Chicago Children Dad Eight Go Got Grandmother Grocery His Idea Into Little Lived Movie Nine Parents Russia Settled Store Tiny Together Where]
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John McPhee - Brevity and conciseness are the parents of correction.
[ Brevity Correction Parents]
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James P. Moran - Life was very simple. My parents had come from the North of England, which is a fairly rugged, bleak, hard-working part of England, and so there was not the expectation of luxury.
[ Bleak Come England Expectation Fairly Had Hard-Working Life Luxury North Parents Part Rugged Simple Very Which]
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Paul Morand - Mothers, unless they were very poor, didn't work. Both of my parents had to leave education. My mother had to work in a cotton mill until 18 or 19, when she took some training in domestic science.
[ Both Cotton Domestic Education Had Leave Mill Mother Mothers Parents Poor Science She Some Took Training Unless Until Very Were Work]
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Rick Moranis - My concentration was really on getting to university and becoming a doctor. My parents let me know that school marks were important. Achievement was something which came by hard work.
[ Achievement Becoming Came Concentration Doctor Getting Hard Important Know Marks Parents Really School Something University Were Which Work]
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Hosni Mubarak - Parents look at me like I'm somebody pretty important, and say, We were raised on your characters, and now we're enjoying them all over again with our children.
[ Again Characters Children Enjoying Important Look Now Our Over Parents Pretty Raised Say Somebody Them Were Your]
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Chuck Palahniuk - I believe that we parents must encourage our children to become educated, so they can get into a good college that we cannot afford.
[ Afford Become Believe Cannot Children College Educated Encourage Get Good Into Must Our Parents]
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Anthony Quinn - Many foster children have had difficulty making the transition to independent living. Several are homeless, become single parents, commit crimes, or live in poverty. They are also frequent targets of crime.
[ Also Become Children Commit Crime Crimes Difficulty Foster Frequent Had Homeless Independent Live Living Making Many Parents Poverty Several Single Targets Transition]
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Lee R. Raymond - In the transmission of human culture, people always attempt to replicate, to pass on to the next generation the skills and values of the parents, but the attempt always fails because cultural transmission is geared to learning, not DNA.
[ Always Attempt Because Cultural Culture Dna Fails Geared Generation Human Learning Next Parents Pass Replicate Skills Transmission Values]
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Todd Rundgren - Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations.
[ Between Commitment Dedicated Education Enthusiastic Expectations High Motivated Parents Shared Students Teachers]
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Jeri Ryan - It is critical that parents and other trusted adults initiate conversations with kids about underage drinking well in advance of the first time they are faced with a decision regarding alcohol.
[ Adults Advance Alcohol Conversations Critical Decision Drinking Faced First Initiate Kids Other Parents Regarding Time Trusted Underage Well]
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Lee Ryan - The good news is that parents are the leading influence on kids' decision not to drink alcohol.
[ Alcohol Decision Drink Good Influence Kids Leading News Parents]
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Maria Schell - Does anyone ask their parents how they are conceived?
[ Anyone Ask Conceived Does How Parents Their]
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Egon Schiele - I lost in the second round of the French Open and had 10 days off. I went to the Hard Rock Cafe. It was exciting to be away from my parents, to stay in a hotel. Hotels at 17 meant freedom.
[ Away Cafe Days Exciting Freedom French Had Hard Hotel Hotels Lost Meant Off Open Parents Rock Round Second Stay Went]
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Michael Schumacher - My parents have been there for me, ever since I was about 7.
[ Been Ever Parents Since]
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Maria Sharapova - We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
[ Become Know Love Never Ourselves Parent Parents Till]
Topic: Parenting
Thomas L. Smith - Yes, I am Algerian of Moroccan origin through my parents, but all my life is Algeria. I was born there.
[ Algeria Am Born Life Origin Parents Through Yes]
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Thomas V. Smith - However painful the process of leaving home, for parents and for children, the really frightening thing for both would be the prospect of the child never leaving home.
[ Both Child Children Frightening Home However Leaving Never Painful Parents Process Prospect Really Thing Would]
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Wolfgang Staudte - Children who cling to parents or who don't want to leave home are stunted in their emotional, psychological growth.
[ Children Cling Emotional Growth Home Leave Parents Psychological Stunted Their Want]
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Claus von Stauffenberg - Children... are our legacy. Our responsibility. They are our destiny and we are theirs. The extent to which we fail as parents, we fail as God's children.
[ Children Destiny Extent Fail God Legacy Our Parents Responsibility Theirs Which]
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David Steel - I believe that the first 8 years are most important and the time in a child's life when parents must be absolutely and completely present.
[ Absolutely Believe Child Completely First Important Life Most Must Parents Present Time Years]
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Leopold Stokowski - Children always assume the sexual lives of their parents come to a grinding halt at their conception.
[ Always Assume Children Come Conception Grinding Halt Lives Parents Sexual Their]
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Jeremy Sumpter - I say we have not even had the decency to maintain the assets that our parents and grandparents built for us - our roads, our bridges, our wastewater systems, our sewer systems; by the way, those weren't Bolsheviks, those weren't socialists that built those things for us - much less build the infrastructure we need for the 21st century.
[ Assets Bridges Build Built Century Decency Even Grandparents Had Infrastructure Less Maintain Much Need Our Parents Roads Say Sewer Socialists Systems Things Those Us Way Weren]
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Mats Sundin - We have managed to acquire $13 trillion of debt on our balance sheet. In my view we have nothing to show for it. We haven't invested in our roads, our bridges, our waste-water systems, our sewer systems. We haven't even maintained the assets that our parents and grandparents built for us.
[ Acquire Assets Balance Bridges Built Debt Even Grandparents Haven Invested Maintained Managed Nothing Our Parents Roads Sewer Sheet Show Systems Trillion Us View]
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Harold Taylor - In America, people rarely stay in the town where they grew up, rarely stay in close proximity to their parents throughout their lives. You rarely find parents in their old age being taken care of by their children.
[ Age America Being Care Children Close Find Grew Lives Old Parents Proximity Rarely Stay Taken Their Throughout Town Up Where]
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Jean Toomer - Not that we didn't have close relationships with our parents - I'm very close to my mom - but parents didn't think anything of going off for a few weeks and leaving their kids.
[ Anything Close Few Going Kids Leaving Mom Off Our Parents Relationships Their Think Very Weeks]
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Ivana Trump - The fact is, my parents loved me, and I wanted to be worthy of their love. I wanted to make them proud.
[ Fact Love Loved Make Parents Proud Their Them Wanted Worthy]
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Boris Vian - I was little there were times I wanted my parents to be normal. I wanted them to have a religion. I wanted them to have a job, like the parents of every other kid I went to school with.
[ Every Job Kid Little Normal Other Parents Religion School Them Times Wanted Went Were]
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Francis Walsingham - Well, acting was just in me and I tried to avoid it. I didn't want to do what my parents did, you know?
[ Acting Avoid Did Just Know Parents Tried Want Well]
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Chris Ware - You wouldn't think it would but my parents were really balanced about that. When it came time for me to be out of the house and out on my own they were very supportive.
[ Balanced Came House Out Own Parents Really Supportive Think Time Very Were Would]
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Pete Waterman - Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets.
[ Baseball Because Good Keeps League Little Off Parents Streets Thing Very]
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George Will - Most Indians go into education. Their parents just push them into education like parents in Australia push them into sports.
[ Australia Education Go Indians Into Just Most Parents Push Sports Their Them]
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Will Wright - As children, many of us were taught never to talk to strangers. As parents and grandparents, our message must change with technology to include strangers on the Internet.
[ Change Children Grandparents Include Internet Many Message Must Never Our Parents Strangers Talk Taught Technology Us Were]
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Tammy Wynette - This legislation gives parents some comfort that their children won't fall prey to child predators while using the Internet at schools and libraries that receive federal dollars for Internet services.
[ Child Children Comfort Dollars Fall Federal Gives Internet Legislation Libraries Parents Predators Prey Receive Schools Services Some Their Using While Won]
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- When you read about a car crash in which two or three youngsters are killed, do you pause to dwell on the amount of love and treasure and patience parents poured into bodies no longer suitable for open caskets?
[ Amount Bodies Car Crash Dwell Into Killed Longer Love Open Parents Patience Pause Poured Read Suitable Three Treasure Two Which Youngsters]
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- Parents should watch what their children watch and not use TV as a babysitter. If a show is objectionable they should turn it OFF. They should write the president of the network and tell him they are never going to watch that program again and why.
[ Again Babysitter Children Going Him Network Never Objectionable Off Parents President Program Should Show Tell Their Turn Tv Use Watch Why Write]
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- It is time for us to focus on the issues that bring us together as a nation. Supporting parents' capacity to raise their children with the love and resources they need is simply the right thing to do.
[ Bring Capacity Children Focus Issues Love Nation Need Parents Raise Resources Right Simply Supporting Their Thing Time Together Us]
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- Most families need both parents to work. Moms need to be able to work and earn fair pay and have the flexibility in their jobs to also be primary caretakers.
[ Able Also Both Caretakers Earn Fair Families Flexibility Jobs Moms Most Need Parents Pay Primary Their Work]
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- Kids today are technologically sophisticated. In many families, they are far ahead of their parents.
[ Ahead Families Far Kids Many Parents Sophisticated Technologically Their Today]
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- Parents don't need government to raise their kids. That's their job. But government can help them protect their children from influences they may not want their kids exposed to.
[ Children Exposed Government Help Influences Job Kids May Need Parents Protect Raise Their Them Want]
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- My parents put skates on me at age 2, the way it should be if you're serious, and I've always liked it.
[ Age Always Liked Parents Put Serious Should Skates Way]
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- I think my parents where high when they named me.
[ High Named Parents Think Where]
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- The child gets two confusing messages when a parent tells him which is the right fork to use, and then proceeds to use the wrong one. So does the child who listens to parents bicker and fuss, yet is told to be nice to his brothers and sisters.
[ Brothers Child Confusing Does Fork Fuss Gets Him His Listens Messages Nice Parent Parents Proceeds Right Sisters Tells Then Told Two Use Which Wrong Yet]
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- Rock gives children, on a silver platter, with all the public authority of the entertainment industry, everything their parents always used to tell them they had to wait for until they grew up and would understand later.
[ Always Authority Children Entertainment Everything Gives Grew Had Industry Later Parents Platter Public Rock Silver Tell Their Them Understand Until Up Used Wait Would]
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- When I saw the first I couldn't believe I was in another great movie that would be made into a trilogy. This movie is quite visible and I think it will stand the test of time. I think kids and parents will love this movie for a long time.
[ Another Believe First Great Into Kids Long Love Made Movie Parents Quite Saw Stand Test Think Time Trilogy Visible Will Would]
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- I shall never forget the despair and agony on the parents' faces on the awful day of the funeral when the 13 little children, victims not only of John D. Rockefeller, but of the government of the state of Colorado were buried.
[ Agony Awful Buried Children Colorado Day Despair Faces Forget Funeral Government John Little Never Only Parents Rockefeller Shall State Victims Were]
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- Like any parents, mine wanted me to have a secure job with a regular wage and career prospects. And the one job my father knew of, that he'd had experience of himself, was the army, so he could help me in that direction.
[ Any Army Career Could Direction Experience Father Had Help Himself Job Knew Mine Parents Prospects Regular Secure Wage Wanted]
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- My parents had broken through the shackles of dogma.
[ Broken Dogma Had Parents Shackles Through]
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- Somewhere it is written that parents who are critical of other people's children and publicly admit they can do better are asking for it.
[ Admit Asking Better Children Critical Other Parents Publicly Somewhere Written]
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- If you're a kid in Southern California, somebody - whether it's you or your parents - somebody throws your hat into the ring and I think everyone had a commercial or two.
[ California Commercial Everyone Had Hat Into Kid Parents Ring Somebody Southern Think Throws Two Whether Your]
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- Both of my parents would say they were atheists, so where I inherited my connection to God I don't know. But it's natural. No Bible, no Torah, just the love religion.
[ Atheists Bible Both Connection God Inherited Just Know Love Natural Parents Religion Say Torah Were Where Would]
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- Parents have to understand: if your kid isn't you, don't blame the kid.
[ Blame Kid Parents Understand Your]
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- I wish to thank my parents for making it all possible... and I wish to thank my children for making it necessary.
[ Children Making Necessary Parents Possible Thank Wish]
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- Happy Days was about a family... although the show was shot in the 70s, it was about a family in the 50s. I realized that kids were watching their parents grow up and the parents were watching themselves grow up. That was the key to the success of our show.
[ Although Days Family Grow Happy Key Kids Our Parents Realized Shot Show Success Their Themselves Up Watching Were]
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- That's the funniest thing about portraying certain things on screen, sitting next to your parents and they get to see this glimpse of me kissing another guy.
[ Another Certain Funniest Get Glimpse Guy Kissing Next Parents Portraying Screen See Sitting Thing Things Your]
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- I can remember running around at the age of 3, wanting to play golf, cricket and football. I was always active, one way or another, driving my parents mad.
[ Active Age Always Another Around Cricket Driving Football Golf Mad Parents Play Remember Running Wanting Way]
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- My parents were laborers so we lived on South Park, which was a low-income region of Seattle. You had a choice - you either joined or formed a gang or you let others bully you.
[ Bully Choice Either Formed Gang Had Joined Laborers Lived Low-Income Others Parents Park Region Seattle South Were Which]
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- We all agree that parents have the primary responsibility of filtering the material that reaches children. However, children are often lured onto websites containing obscene material through the devious manipulation of search engines.
[ Agree Children Containing Devious Engines Filtering However Lured Manipulation Material Obscene Often Onto Parents Primary Reaches Responsibility Search Through Websites]
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- If both parents must work, I think it is more important that the mother has proximity to the child to therefore establish a childcare situation at the big corporations not once a day, but many times a day.
[ Big Both Child Childcare Corporations Day Establish Important Many More Mother Must Once Parents Proximity Situation Therefore Think Times Work]
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- I have a great relationship with my parents. I have not been on lithium.
[ Been Great Parents Relationship]
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- I made a supreme effort not to do that thing that parents do, which is to bore people without children to death by going on and on about how funny their children are, so there's none of that hopefully.
[ Bore Children Death Effort Funny Going Hopefully How Made None Parents Supreme Their Thing Which Without]
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- I think if we are actually going to accept our generation's responsibility, that's going to mean that we give our children no less retirement security than we inherited from our parents.
[ Accept Actually Children Generation Give Going Inherited Less Mean Our Parents Responsibility Retirement Security Than Think]
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- Grandparents who want to be truly helpful will do well to keep their mouths shut and their opinions to themselves until these are requested.
[ Grandparents Helpful Keep Mouths Opinions Requested Shut Their Themselves These Truly Until Want Well Will]
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- Parents don't make mistakes because they don't care, but because they care so deeply.
[ Because Care Deeply Make Mistakes Parents]
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- She had called in the debt that parents owe a child for bringing her, unasked, into a strange world. One should never make an offer without knowing full well what will happen if it is accepted.
[ Accepted Bringing Called Child Debt Full Had Happen Her Into Knowing Make Never Offer Owe Parents She Should Strange Well Will Without World]
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- My parents always saw me as an artist, and that greatly influenced me.
[ Always Artist Greatly Influenced Parents Saw]
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- The counter-argument would be, so what if my sexual relationships are superficial, one can still have satisfying and rewarding relationships with friends, or parents, or siblings, or whatever.
[ Friends Parents Relationships Rewarding Satisfying Sexual Siblings Still Superficial Whatever Would]
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- When I make a book, I make it for the child and not for the parent - no jokes in it for the parents!
[ Book Child Jokes Make Parent Parents]
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- The parents have a right to say that no teacher paid by their money shall rob their children of faith in God and send them back to their homes skeptical, or infidels, or agnostics, or atheists.
[ Atheists Back Children Faith God Homes Infidels Money Paid Parents Right Rob Say Send Shall Skeptical Teacher Their Them]
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- My parents are my backbone. Still are. They're the only group that will support you if you score zero or you score 40.
[ Backbone Group Only Parents Score Still Support Will Zero]
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- Parents have a right to insist that godless evolution not be taught to their children.
[ Children Evolution Godless Insist Parents Right Taught Their]
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- I think women as well as men are concerned about jobs and the economy and spending and, and other issues. They're concerned that when their kids graduate from college they have an economy and they have a future in this country and they, they have the same opportunity that we've had and our grandparents have had.
[ College Concerned Country Economy Future Graduate Grandparents Had Issues Jobs Kids Men Opportunity Other Our Same Spending Their Think Well Women]
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- We are the people our parents warned us about.
[ Our Parents Us Warned]
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- I think the shape of our bodies has as much to do with the shape of our parents as it does with training.
[ Bodies Does Much Our Parents Shape Think Training]
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- To have my fan club. I am very proud of doing everything. I try to support my parents, friends and fans. I am also proud of my performing in the visual arts, and motion television.
[ Also Am Arts Club Doing Everything Fan Fans Friends Motion Parents Performing Proud Support Television Try Very Visual]
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- My parents had this relationship that was really terrifying. I mean, the level of hatred that they had, and the level of physical abuse - my mother would beat up my father, basically - and I think I was drawn to images on television that were bright and reflective.
[ Abuse Basically Beat Bright Drawn Father Had Hatred Images Level Mean Mother Parents Physical Really Reflective Relationship Television Terrifying Think Up Were Would]
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- My parents were political, so it's definitely in my bones. Wherever I am, I always seem to get involved with politics. I think, once it's in your bloodstream, it's always there. I love it.
[ Always Am Bloodstream Bones Definitely Get Involved Love Once Parents Political Politics Seem Think Were Wherever Your]
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- It is paradoxical that many educators and parents still differentiate between a time for learning and a time for play without seeing the vital connection between them.
[ Between Connection Differentiate Educators Learning Many Paradoxical Parents Play Seeing Still Them Time Vital Without]
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- Trees Lounge is based on my own life. Both my parents like the movie. My father, of course, thinks it's a masterpiece.
[ Based Both Course Father Life Lounge Masterpiece Movie Own Parents Thinks Trees]
Topic:
- Bias has to be taught. If you hear your parents downgrading women or people of different backgrounds, why, you are going to do that.
[ Backgrounds Bias Different Going Hear Parents Taught Why Women Your]
Topic:
- I own four copies of Robin WIlliams's Live on Broadway comedy special for HBO. One in Wilmington, one in L.A., one in my trailer, and one at my parents' house. I can watch it over and over again and it never gets old. He is the funniest, wittiest man on the planet!
[ Again Broadway Comedy Copies Four Funniest Gets Hbo House Live Man Never Old Over Own Parents Planet Robin Special Trailer Watch Williams Wilmington]
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- You know, my parents have always been incredibly supportive. I'm an only child, so we're very close. There's just the three of us. They're exceptional parents but also great friends. My father was able to take his hobby, photography, and turn it into a beautiful career. So when they saw how much I loved acting, they were 100 percent behind me.
[ Able Acting Also Always Beautiful Been Behind Career Child Close Exceptional Father Friends Great His Hobby How Incredibly Into Just Know Loved Much Only Parents Percent Photography Saw Supportive Take Three Turn Us Very ]
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- It is a wise tune that knows its own father, and I like my music to be the legitimate offspring of respectable parents.
[ Father Knows Legitimate Music Offspring Own Parents Respectable Tune Wise]
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- Parents are the last people on earth who ought to have children.
[ Children Earth Last Ought Parents]
Topic: Funny
- There's nothing secret about it. Everyone knows that I am waiting for my real parents, the king and queen, to come restore me to my rightful throne.
[ Am Come Everyone King Knows Nothing Parents Queen Real Restore Rightful Secret Throne Waiting]
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- Before the child ever gets to school it will have received crucial, almost irrevocable sex education and this will have been taught by the parents, who are not aware of what they are doing.
[ Almost Aware Been Before Child Crucial Doing Education Ever Gets Irrevocable Parents Received School Sex Taught Will]
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- Our children are not going to be just "our children" - they are going to be other people's husbands and wives and the parents of our grandchildren.
[ Children Going Grandchildren Husbands Just Other Our Parents Wives]
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- Excuse me if I'm clinging on to life, but my parents wove me from tight thread.
[ Clinging Excuse Life Parents Thread Tight]
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- Indecision and delays are the parents of failure.
[ Delays Failure Indecision Parents]
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- Parents are key when it comes to keeping kids off drugs. Good parenting is the best anti-drug we have.
[ Best Comes Good Keeping Key Kids Off Parenting Parents]
Topic:
- The monsters of our childhood do not fade away, neither are they ever wholly monstrous. But neither, in my experience, do we ever reach a plane of detachment regarding our parents, however wise and old we may become. To pretend otherwise is to cheat.
[ Away Become Cheat Childhood Detachment Ever Experience Fade However May Monsters Monstrous Neither Old Otherwise Our Parents Plane Pretend Reach Regarding Wholly Wise]
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- I got a lot of support from my parents. That's the one thing I always appreciated. They didn't tell me I was being stupid; they told me I was being funny.
[ Always Appreciated Being Funny Got Lot Parents Stupid Support Tell Thing Told]
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- Maybe there is no actual place called hell. Maybe hell is just having to listen to our grandparents breathe through their noses when they're eating sandwiches.
[ Actual Breathe Called Eating Grandparents Having Hell Just Listen Maybe Noses Our Place Sandwiches Their Through]
Topic: Family
- Yes, we do mimic our parents in a lot of ways.
[ Lot Mimic Our Parents Ways Yes]
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- Learning can take place in the backyard if there is a human being there who cares about the child. Before learning computers, children should learn to read first. They should sit around the dinner table and hear what their parents have to say and think.
[ Around Backyard Before Being Cares Child Children Computers Dinner First Hear Human Learn Learning Parents Place Read Say Should Sit Table Take Their Think]
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- This movie will actually increase the sex life of parents everywhere because they can put this on, with the 45 minutes of extras and they've got almost two hours to do whatever they've got to do while the kids watch the movie.
[ Actually Almost Because Everywhere Extras Got Hours Increase Kids Life Minutes Movie Parents Put Sex Two Watch Whatever While Will]
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- I'd just play 'til my hands fell off. My parents would yell at me to stop because they couldn't stand the noise any more! I was terrible! It must have been hard for them to listen to me as a beginning drummer.
[ Any Because Been Beginning Drummer Fell Hands Hard Just Listen More Must Noise Off Parents Play Stand Stop Terrible Them Til Would Yell]
Topic:
- My parents really encouraged me.
[ Encouraged Parents Really]
Topic:
- If your parents never had children, chances are... neither will you.
[ Chances Children Had Neither Never Parents Will Your]
Topic:
- 'Handsome' means many things to many people. If people consider me handsome, I feel flattered - and have my parents to thank for it. Realistically, it doesn't hurt to be good-looking, especially in this business.
[ Business Consider Especially Feel Flattered Good-Looking Handsome Hurt Many Means Parents Realistically Thank Things]
Topic: Beauty
- When a man and a woman have an overwhelming passion for each other, it seems to me, in spite of such obstacles dividing them as parents or husband, that they belong to each other in the name of Nature, and are lovers by Divine right, in spite of human convention or the laws.
[ Belong Convention Dividing Divine Each Human Husband Laws Lovers Man Name Nature Obstacles Other Overwhelming Parents Passion Right Seems Spite Such Them Woman]
Topic:
- All possible means were used by the infatuated parents to conclude the bargain; and deception put an end to these usual artifices.
[ Artifices Bargain Conclude Deception End Infatuated Means Parents Possible Put These Used Usual Were]
Topic:
- Since the child knew his parents would give in, he tried the same trick again and again.
[ Again Child Give His Knew Parents Same Since Trick Tried Would]
Topic:
- If children were brought up to become non-conformists it would only ruin their lives. So parents all over China who loved their children told them to do as Chairman Mao said. It was not possible to tell them anything else.
[ Anything Become Brought Chairman Children China Else Lives Loved Mao Only Over Parents Possible Ruin Said Tell Their Them Told Up Were Would]
Topic:
- When I was in China, Mao was Chairman, and parents were terrified to tell their children anything that differed from the party line in case the children repeated it and endangered the whole family.
[ Anything Case Chairman Children China Differed Endangered Family Line Mao Parents Party Repeated Tell Terrified Their Were Whole]
Topic:
- I learned the way a monkey learns - by watching its parents.
[ Learned Learns Monkey Parents Watching Way]
Topic:
- I have a 16 year-old son, so I'm now a soccer mom. I stand on the sidelines and I hear the things parents are saying, so I want them to understand what it is their kids are feeling in any sports environment.
[ Any Environment Feeling Hear Kids Mom Now Parents Saying Sidelines Soccer Son Sports Stand Their Them Things Understand Want Year-Old Year-Old]
Topic:
- My parents and my grandfather on my mom's side would travel the earth. They went to Australia and China, and they went to probably every soccer game I ever played.
[ Australia China Earth Ever Every Game Grandfather Mom Parents Played Probably Side Soccer Travel Went Would]
Topic: Travel
- Number one, it was a chance to thank my parents, because they passed away a couple of years ago. They gave me so much by giving me the opportunity to play soccer, and I wanted to share the story we had together.
[ Ago Away Because Chance Couple Gave Giving Had Much Number Opportunity Parents Passed Play Share Soccer Story Thank Together Wanted Years]
Topic:
- We need to help students and parents cherish and preserve the ethnic and cultural diversity that nourishes and strengthens this community - and this nation.
[ Cherish Community Cultural Diversity Ethnic Help Nation Need Nourishes Parents Preserve Strengthens Students]
Topic:
- All Asian parents are into your children having a respectable, decent stable job. Acting was unimaginable to my parents.
[ Acting Asian Children Decent Having Into Job Parents Respectable Stable Unimaginable Your]
Topic:
- Having loving and supporting parents didn't make me feel any better about the possibility of seeing my personal life splashed across newspapers and tabloids.
[ Across Any Better Feel Having Life Loving Make Newspapers Parents Personal Possibility Seeing Splashed Supporting Tabloids]
Topic:
- It wasn't a secret that I was gay. I'd come out to my parents during my junior year of high school, on the day that I also wrecked the family car.
[ Also Car Come Day During Family Gay High Junior Out Parents School Secret Wrecked Year]
Topic:
- We need to be a leadership position about protecting minors on the Internet and, more importantly, giving the parents the tools they need to protect them.
[ Giving Importantly Internet Leadership Minors More Need Parents Position Protect Protecting Them Tools]
Topic:
- I enjoyed my grandparents very much. My mother and father would always allow me to stay with them.
[ Allow Always Enjoyed Father Grandparents Mother Much Stay Them Very Would]
Topic:
- But now all of a sudden some idiots in Taiwan start to say that they are not Chinese. Their grand parents were Chinese. But for some reason, they feel they are not Chinese.
[ Chinese Feel Grand Idiots Now Parents Reason Say Some Start Sudden Taiwan Their Were]
Topic:
- Because we employ no professional preachers, it means that every sermon or lesson in church is given by a regular member - women and men, children and grandparents.
[ Because Children Church Employ Every Given Grandparents Lesson Means Member Men Preachers Professional Regular Sermon Women]
Topic:
- However, when my parents married in 1945, China was in turmoil and the possibility of returning grew increasingly remote, and they decided to begin their family in the United States.
[ Begin China Decided Family Grew However Increasingly Married Parents Possibility Remote Returning States Their Turmoil United]
Topic:
- There were only two other Chinese families in this town of 25,000, but to our parents, the determining factor was the quality of the public school system.
[ Chinese Determining Factor Families Only Other Our Parents Public Quality School System Town Two Were]
Topic:
- Both my parents were doctors, and my mother had her surgery in the house. There were six children.
[ Both Children Doctors Had Her House Mother Parents Six Surgery Were]
Topic:
- Impossible to spend sleepless nights and accomplish anything: if, in my youth, my parents had not financed my insomnias, I should surely have killed myself.
[ Accomplish Anything Financed Had Impossible Killed Myself Nights Parents Should Sleepless Spend Surely Youth]
Topic:
- If you want to stay young-looking, pick your parents very carefully.
[ Carefully Parents Pick Stay Very Want Your]
Topic:
- The most important thing that parents can teach their children is how to get along without them.
[ Along Children Get How Important Most Parents Teach Their Them Thing Without]
Topic:
- Certainly my parents were a huge influence. They always expected the most out of all of us. And expected us to do our very best. I'm thankful to them for allowing me to do what I wanted to do.
[ Allowing Always Best Certainly Expected Huge Influence Most Our Out Parents Thankful Them Us Very Wanted Were]
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- Sir Rodin convinced my parents to have me committed; they are all in Paris to arrange it.
[ Arrange Committed Convinced Parents Paris Rodin Sir]
Topic:
- Since I was an atheist for many years and came to believe in God through my studies in science, it frustrated me to see students and parents who viewed faith and science as enemies.
[ Atheist Believe Came Enemies Faith Frustrated God Many Parents Science See Since Students Studies Through Viewed Years]
Topic:
- I feel very lucky because of my parents and then my education, the opportunities that I've had, so I would like to continue working to improve lives for others.
[ Because Continue Education Feel Had Improve Lives Lucky Opportunities Others Parents Then Very Working Would]
Topic:
- It's interesting, as I said on the last tour in America, the audience actually came out, they had to have been the kind of fans who listened to my music via their parents, you know what I mean?
[ Actually America Audience Been Came Fans Had Interesting Kind Know Last Listened Mean Music Out Parents Said Their Tour Via]
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- My parents have been really supportive right from the very beginning.
[ Been Beginning Parents Really Right Supportive Very]
Topic:
- Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? The mother.
[ Along Get Grandchildren Grandparents Mother Well Why]
Topic: Mom
- I don't think that my parents even imagined that I would be exposed to drugs. In those days, for some reason, it was not talked about, just like sex was not talked about.
[ Days Even Exposed Imagined Just Parents Reason Sex Some Talked Think Those Would]
Topic:
- There is a real opportunity right now as parents and grandparents to come up with a plan that leaves our kids with something better than we have; that is, an opportunity to own, build, and grow a nest egg of their own.
[ Better Build Come Egg Grandparents Grow Kids Leaves Nest Now Opportunity Our Own Parents Plan Real Right Something Than Their Up]
Topic:
- It is not a bad thing that children should occasionally, and politely, put parents in their place.
[ Bad Children Occasionally Parents Place Politely Put Should Their Thing]
Topic:
- I can't come on like a parent to these kids, if I do, I won't be able to have fun working with them. The good news is they all have parents. The younger ones, their parents by law have to be on set.
[ Able Come Fun Good Kids Law News Ones Parent Parents Set Their Them These Won Working Younger]
Topic:
- Given the choice, children who don't want for anything will not save... We have an obligation as parents to give our children what they need. What they want we can give them as a special gift, or they can save their money for it.
[ Anything Children Choice Gift Give Given Money Need Obligation Our Parents Save Special Their Them Want Will]
Topic:
- Our children are counting on us to provide two things: consistency and structure. Children need parents who say what they mean, mean what they say, and do what they say they are going to do.
[ Children Consistency Counting Going Mean Need Our Parents Provide Say Structure Things Two Us]
Topic:
- My dad? He died when I was 19, which is a bad time for your dad to die, because there's an awful lot of things you have to resolve with your parents past your teens if you've been a difficult teenager.
[ Awful Bad Because Been Dad Die Died Difficult Lot Parents Past Resolve Teenager Teens Things Time Which Your]
Topic:
- My parents were very loving, but disciplinarians.
[ Loving Parents Very Were]
Topic:
- My parents used to take me to the pet department and tell me it was a zoo.
[ Department Parents Pet Take Tell Used Zoo]
Topic:
- No, like I said, my dad was never really part of the tennis. His involvement around what I did with the tennis and with my mom and my grandparents was really not a part of my life.
[ Around Dad Did Grandparents His Involvement Life Mom Never Part Really Said Tennis]
Topic:
- Bruce Wayne is Batman. He became Batman the instant his parents were murdered. Batman needs Bruce, however hollow that identity feels to him from time to time. Bruce keeps Batman human.
[ Batman Became Bruce Feels Him His Hollow However Human Identity Instant Keeps Murdered Needs Parents Time Wayne Were]
Topic:
- People fantasize about being a hero and helping someone in trouble. Batman is that fantasy realized-not just for Bruce Wayne, but for the audience. Inwardly, Bruce Wayne is still an adolescent watching his parents being murdered. That will never leave him. And people really relate to that.
[ Adolescent Audience Batman Being Bruce Fantasize Fantasy Helping Hero Him His Inwardly Just Leave Murdered Never Parents Really Relate Someone Still Trouble Watching Wayne Will]
Topic:
- Children now expect their parents to audition for approval.
[ Approval Audition Children Expect Now Parents Their]
Topic:
- I approach serious subjects, and I like to have the good guys win and have the parents among the good guys.
[ Among Approach Good Guys Parents Serious Subjects Win]
Topic:
- I believe my readers are crazy about their parents and want to be just like them when they grow up.
[ Believe Crazy Grow Just Parents Readers Their Them Up Want]
Topic:
- I love all of it, thinking up the plots, getting to know the kids in the story, their parents, backyards, pizza toppings.
[ Getting Kids Know Love Parents Pizza Plots Story Their Thinking Up]
Topic:
- My own parents loved each other very much.
[ Each Loved Much Other Own Parents Very]
Topic:
- Our parents were musicians.
[ Musicians Our Parents Were]
Topic:
- Our parents were very strict. Not in a brutal or awful way, but there were definite rules, such as after six on a school night you didn't go out, and at weekends you had to be home by a certain time. It wasn't particularly sheltered, but we were well brought-up.
[ After Awful Brutal Certain Definite Go Had Home Night Our Out Parents Particularly Rules School Sheltered Six Strict Such Time Very Way Weekends Well Were]
Topic:
- I moved up over Lower East Side and I was adopted by eight foster parents; I lived all over New York City with these parents, man, till I was about ten years old.
[ Adopted City East Eight Foster Lived Lower Man Moved New Old Over Parents Side Ten These Till Up Years York]
Topic:
- We must do all we can to empower parents and communities to protect our youth and to encourage healthy behavior free from binge drinking and other forms of alcohol abuse.
[ Abuse Alcohol Behavior Binge Communities Drinking Empower Encourage Forms Free Healthy Must Other Our Parents Protect Youth]
Topic:
- Parents are not interested in justice, they're interested in peace and quiet.
[ Interested Justice Parents Peace Quiet]
Topic:
- The truth is that parents are not really interested in justice. They just want quiet.
[ Interested Just Justice Parents Quiet Really Truth Want]
Topic:
- My parents always told me that if you want something, you can do whatever you have to do to get it. As long as it's not against someone else.
[ Against Always Else Get Long Parents Someone Something Told Want Whatever]
Topic:
- The harder you try to become the opposite of your parents, the more quickly you become them.
[ Become Harder More Opposite Parents Quickly Them Try Your]
Topic:
- If at first you don't succeed, blame your parents.
[ Blame First Parents Succeed Your]
Topic:
- Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves.
[ Busy Children Glory Grandeur Just Leaves Lost Miss Often Parenthood Parents Physical Rearing Trees]
Topic:
- The children despise their parents until the age of 40, when they suddenly become just like them thus preserving the system.
[ Age Become Children Despise Just Parents Preserving Suddenly System Their Them Thus Until]
Topic:
- The young always have the same problem - how to rebel and conform at the same time. They have now solved this by defying their parents and copying one another.
[ Always Another Conform Copying Defying How Now Parents Problem Rebel Same Solved Their Time Young]
Topic:
- I had a head start in acting. Because of my parents, I had a SAG card, an agent and a recognizable name. But I knew if I screwed up, people would never forget. I'd be dead.
[ Acting Agent Because Card Dead Forget Had Head Knew Name Never Parents Recognizable Sag Screwed Start Up Would]
Topic:
- Popular culture tells you that schools and parents don't know what's going on, the police are dogs, politicians are all liars and scum, and any crime that's not committed by the Mafia is done by the CIA.
[ Any Cia Committed Crime Culture Dogs Done Going Know Liars Mafia Parents Police Politicians Popular Schools Scum Tells]
Topic:
- When I was a little kid, I used to really embarrass my parents.
[ Embarrass Kid Little Parents Really Used]
Topic:
- I'm doing naughty things, I'm drinking too much, I'm going to clubs. It really didn't matter to me, other than the fact that some parents wouldn't let their kids hang out with me.
[ Clubs Doing Drinking Fact Going Hang Kids Matter Much Naughty Other Out Parents Really Some Than Their Things Too]
Topic:
- I will always be the way I was a couple years ago before anything happened. And that's to my parents' credit, my amazing parents who have been around me my whole life and raised me right. I'm very happy with what has happened so far.
[ Ago Always Amazing Anything Around Been Before Couple Credit Far Happened Happy Life Parents Raised Right Very Way Whole Will Years]
Topic:
- My whole family actually, but my parents. I had such a normal and amazing childhood. I've been so lucky. My parents are cool and normal. They don't talk about the business and I still have stuff to do at their house.
[ Actually Amazing Been Business Childhood Cool Family Had House Lucky Normal Parents Still Stuff Such Talk Their Whole]
Topic:
- I think happiness comes from self-acceptance. We all try different things, and we find some comfortable sense of who we are. We look at our parents and learn and grow and move on. We change.
[ Change Comes Comfortable Different Find Grow Happiness Learn Look Move Our Parents Sense Some Things Think Try]
Topic:
- My parents always encouraged me and I had a good home life. We were always taught to respect things and other people. It's so different today, because children are just not taught the right way.
[ Always Because Children Different Encouraged Good Had Home Just Life Other Parents Respect Right Taught Things Today Way Were]
Topic:
- I could tell my parents hated me. My bath toys were a toaster and a radio.
[ Bath Could Hated Parents Radio Tell Toaster Toys Were]
Topic:
- I could tell that my parents hated me. My bath toys were a toaster and a radio.
[ Bath Could Hated Parents Radio Tell Toaster Toys Were]
Topic:
- On Halloween, the parents sent their kids out looking like me.
[ Halloween Kids Looking Out Parents Sent Their]
Topic:
- When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.
[ Always Found Kid Lot Moved Parents Them]
Topic:
- Just look at my face. Its an extraordinary experience. All of my friends who are grandparents have been saying, just wait, a bit cynically, but its just extraordinary. You feel like a child again yourself. Just walking on air.
[ Again Air Been Bit Child Cynically Experience Extraordinary Face Feel Friends Grandparents Just Look Saying Wait Walking Yourself]
Topic:
- I try to be careful because technology changes so much over the years. But some things don't change. Kids and parents have disagreements, kids try to manipulate, parents try to sit down with rules and regs. That part never changes.
[ Because Careful Change Changes Disagreements Down Kids Manipulate Much Never Over Parents Part Rules Sit Some Technology Things Try Years]
Topic:
- I'm more married to Sandy now than when we were married with the legal document. We're still married as parents.
[ Document Legal Married More Now Parents Sandy Still Than Were]
Topic:
- The first half of our lives are ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.
[ Children First Half Lives Our Parents Ruined Second]
Topic:
- I have a Web site that parents and girls can use to learn about Title IX and take action if they find their school is not in compliance. Thirty years after Title IX passed, 80 percent of schools are not in compliance.
[ Action After Compliance Find Girls Learn Parents Passed Percent School Schools Site Take Their Thirty Title Use Web Years]
Topic:
- This might be the first generation where kids are dying at a younger age than their parents and it's related primarily to the obesity problem.
[ Age Dying First Generation Kids Might Obesity Parents Primarily Problem Related Than Their Where Younger]
Topic:
- If your parents didn't have any children, there's a good chance that you won't have any.
[ Any Chance Children Good Parents Won Your]
Topic:
- Wrinkles are hereditary. Parents get them from their children.
[ Children Get Hereditary Parents Their Them Wrinkles]
Topic:
- My parents did not have a perfect marriage. It was pretty good, but it was not perfect. My marriage is not perfect. My wife is, but I happen to be imperfect. However, that does not discount the fact that the definition of marriage must be defended and protected.
[ Defended Definition Did Discount Does Fact Good Happen However Imperfect Marriage Must Parents Perfect Pretty Protected Wife]
Topic:
- My current mantra is that sometimes we need teachers in our lives. I never had that in my life, parents and stuff like that; I tried to stay on the outside of them or anybody that had that kind of influence.
[ Anybody Current Had Influence Kind Life Lives Mantra Need Never Our Outside Parents Sometimes Stay Stuff Teachers Them Tried]
Topic:
- I think the one thing this picture shows that's new is the psychological disproportion of the kids' demands on the parents. Parents are often at fault, but the kids have some work to do, too.
[ Demands Disproportion Fault Kids New Often Parents Picture Psychological Shows Some Thing Think Too Work]
Topic:
- In Europe the parents are included as with children. All three generations are together. I'm thinking of Italy. You go out on a Sunday afternoon and the whole family is there.
[ Afternoon Children Europe Family Generations Go Included Italy Out Parents Sunday Thinking Three Together Whole]
Topic:
- The causes of youth violence are working parents who put their kids into daycare, the teaching of evolution in the schools, and working mothers who take birth control pills.
[ Birth Causes Control Evolution Into Kids Mothers Parents Pills Put Schools Take Teaching Their Violence Working Youth]
Topic:
- Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends.
[ Chance Choice Friends Makes Our Parents]
Topic:
- One of the greatest titles in the world is parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad.
[ Biggest Blessings Call Dad Greatest Mom Parent Parents Titles World]
Topic:
- Our ages ranged from 22, down to 18, and we had a 6 month contract to go to Bogata, Columbia. And of course, it was during the depression, we were still with our parents, and things were still pretty tough on them back in the United States.
[ Ages Back Columbia Contract Course Depression Down During Go Had Month Our Parents Pretty Ranged States Still Them Things Tough United Were]
Topic:
- My parents were amazing people who had no business being together - and they knew it.
[ Amazing Being Business Had Knew Parents Together Were]
Topic:
- It's always been a desire of mine to work with my parents.
[ Always Been Desire Mine Parents Work]
Topic:
- The entertainment industry is encouraging young people to defy and deceive their parents.
[ Deceive Defy Encouraging Entertainment Industry Parents Their Young]
Topic:
- I think like any marriage, especially when you've had divorced parents like myself; you want to try even harder to make it work.
[ Any Divorced Especially Even Had Harder Make Marriage Myself Parents Think Try Want Work]
Topic:
- It distresses me that parents insist that their children read or make them read. The best way for children to treasure reading is to see the adults in their lives reading for their own pleasure.
[ Adults Best Children Distresses Insist Lives Make Own Parents Pleasure Read Reading See Their Them Treasure Way]
Topic:
- My parents just neglected me, I wasn't abused or anything.
[ Abused Anything Just Neglected Parents]
Topic:
- Most children threaten at times to run away from home. This is the only thing that keeps some parents going.
[ Away Children Going Home Keeps Most Only Parents Run Some Thing Threaten Times]
Topic: Parenting
- We believed in our idea - a family park where parents and children could have fun- together.
[ Believed Children Could Family Idea Our Parents Park Together Where]
Topic:
- My parents used to take me to a lot of theatre when I was young.
[ Lot Parents Take Theatre Used Young]
Topic:
- Thank God my parents had an abundance of patience.
[ Abundance God Had Parents Patience Thank]
Topic:
- In 1953 there were two ways for an Irish Catholic boy to impress his parents: become a priest or attend Notre Dame.
[ Attend Become Boy Catholic Dame His Impress Irish Notre Parents Priest Two Ways Were]
Topic:
- Spanking and verbal criticism have become, to many parents, more important tools of child rearing than approval.
[ Approval Become Child Criticism Important Many More Parents Rearing Spanking Than Tools Verbal]
Topic:
- Since the conception of our country, America has held that parents, not schools, teachers, and certainly not courts, hold the primary responsibility of educating their children.
[ America Certainly Children Conception Country Courts Educating Held Hold Our Parents Primary Responsibility Schools Since Teachers Their]
Topic:
- My father is a chemist, my mother was a homemaker. My parents instilled in us the feeling that learning was the most exciting thing that could happen to you, and it never ends.
[ Chemist Could Ends Exciting Father Feeling Happen Homemaker Instilled Learning Most Mother Never Parents Thing Us]
Topic:
- I have frequently gained my first real insight into the character of parents by studying their children.
[ Character Children First Frequently Gained Insight Into Parents Real Studying Their]
Topic:
- I dropped out of college my junior year to do Saturday Night Live, and I didn't even consult my parents. They were very supportive because they had no choice.
[ Because Choice College Consult Dropped Even Had Junior Live Night Out Parents Saturday Supportive Very Were Year]
Topic:
- I pop gum. My parents get so annoyed with me. I know my dad wishes he never taught me how to do that.
[ Annoyed Dad Get Gum How Know Never Parents Pop Taught Wishes]
Topic:
- A lot of parents pack up their troubles and send them off to summer camp.
[ Camp Lot Off Pack Parents Send Summer Their Them Troubles Up]
Topic:
- Ancestor worship, or filial piety so characteristic of Asian cultures, for example, does not really resonate with Americans who favor children, not grandparents.
[ Americans Ancestor Asian Characteristic Children Cultures Does Example Favor Filial Grandparents Piety Really Resonate Worship]
Topic:
- The older I grow the more I see the influence of my family on my life. I didn't always see it. It was up to our parents to see that we had our education in a town that hadn't yet realized what racial prejudice was but actually knew and practiced it on occasion.
[ Actually Always Education Family Grow Had Hadn Influence Knew Life More Occasion Older Our Parents Practiced Prejudice Racial Realized See Town Up Yet]
Topic:
- As individuals, we are shaped by story from the time of birth; we are formed by what we are told by our parents, our teachers, our intimates.
[ Birth Formed Individuals Intimates Our Parents Shaped Story Teachers Time Told]
Topic:
- I think because my parents died in their early 50s, mid 50s, I always thought I would die young. And that's been both a useful thing and I suspect something that's haunted me a little bit.
[ Always Because Been Bit Both Die Died Early Haunted Little Mid Parents Something Suspect Their Thing Think Thought Useful Would Young]
Topic:
- My parents didn't really know one another.
[ Another Know Parents Really]
Topic:
- Since it's based on my parents, it's more emotionally close to me than some of my more surreal plays. And then I like the balance of the comic and the sad. It should play as funny, but you should care about the characters and feel sad for them.
[ Balance Based Care Characters Close Comic Emotionally Feel Funny More Parents Play Plays Sad Should Since Some Surreal Than Them Then]
Topic:
- When my parents separated, I was very grateful.
[ Grateful Parents Separated Very]
Topic:
- My parents divorced when I was born, and my mother is a political science professor, like a feminist Mormon, which is sort of an oxymoron.
[ Born Divorced Feminist Mormon Mother Oxymoron Parents Political Professor Science Sort Which]
Topic:
- For a while we lived in a tent we'd pitched inside his parents' house and we slept on pillows.
[ His House Inside Lived Parents Pillows Pitched Slept Tent While]
Topic:
- Parents forgive their children least readily for the faults they themselves instilled in them.
[ Children Faults Forgive Instilled Least Parents Readily Their Them Themselves]
Topic:
- It can be very difficult to trace your birth parents.
[ Birth Difficult Parents Trace Very Your]
Topic:
- My parents always knew I was hopeless at everything else, I was fortunate in that I was backed all the way. I came to it late and only because I thought there'd be loads of women and drinking!
[ Always Backed Because Came Drinking Else Everything Fortunate Hopeless Knew Late Loads Only Parents Thought Way Women]
Topic:
- The film is about Joe discovering who his mother and father are and his relationship with them, and the identity crisis he goes through once he finds out who his parents are.
[ Crisis Discovering Father Film Finds Goes His Identity Joe Mother Once Out Parents Relationship Them Through]
Topic:
- We like to think that our parents made a decision to bring us into the world.
[ Bring Decision Into Made Our Parents Think Us World]
Topic:
- Parents have become so convinced that educators know what is best for their children that they forget that they themselves are really the experts.
[ Become Best Children Convinced Educators Experts Forget Know Parents Really Their Themselves]
Topic:
- You didn't have a choice about the parents you inherited, but you do have a choice about the kind of parent you will be.
[ Choice Inherited Kind Parent Parents Will]
Topic:
- The thing that impresses me most about America is the way parents obey their children.
[ America Children Impresses Most Obey Parents Their Thing Way]
Topic:
- You can do and use the skills that you have. The schools need you. The teachers need you. Students and parents need you. They need your actual person: your physical personhood and your open minds and open ears and boundless compassion, sitting next to them, listening and nodding and asking questions for hours at a time.
[ Actual Asking Boundless Compassion Ears Hours Listening Minds Need Next Nodding Open Parents Person Physical Questions Schools Sitting Skills Students Teachers Them Time Use Your]
Topic:
- My parents taught me to believe that through the creative act, we're able to transcend and give a response to desecration.
[ Able Act Believe Creative Desecration Give Parents Response Taught Through Transcend]
Topic:
- Not hippie - my parents were not hippies - but they were very supportive and encouraging, and that does a lot for someone, and it gives them a lot of confidence.
[ Confidence Does Encouraging Gives Hippie Hippies Lot Parents Someone Supportive Them Very Were]
Topic:
- I shall lend credit to nothing against my people which parents would not believe against their own children.
[ Against Believe Children Credit Lend Nothing Own Parents Shall Their Which Would]
Topic:
- I wasn't sure how my dad would react. There was an agent sitting behind them and he told me he was embarrassed to watch the scenes. My parents have always been very open. They trust my decisions.
[ Agent Always Been Behind Dad Decisions Embarrassed How Open Parents React Scenes Sitting Sure Them Told Trust Very Watch Would]
Topic:
- I used to work, part time, in a deli, in those days when your parents made you work just so you should know what work was like. And you'd make 4, 5, 6, ten dollars.
[ Days Deli Dollars Just Know Made Make Parents Part Should Ten Those Time Used Work Your]
Topic:
- The parents have not only to train their children: it is of at least equal importance that they should train themselves.
[ Children Equal Importance Least Only Parents Should Their Themselves Train]
Topic:
- I am not ashamed of my grandparents for having been slaves. I am only ashamed of myself for having at one time being ashamed.
[ Am Ashamed Been Being Grandparents Having Myself Only Slaves Time]
Topic:
- And there should not be a limit on the creation of new public schools. We ought to expand choices for parents.
[ Choices Creation Expand Limit New Ought Parents Public Schools Should]
Topic:
- I became almost immediately fascinated by the possibilities of trying out all conceivable reactions with them, some leading to explosions, others to unbearable poisoning of the air in our house, frightening my parents.
[ Air Almost Became Conceivable Explosions Fascinated Frightening House Immediately Leading Others Our Out Parents Poisoning Possibilities Reactions Some Them Trying Unbearable]
Topic:
- Being Latin parents makes us extremely expressive with our affections.
[ Affections Being Expressive Extremely Latin Makes Our Parents Us]
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- I love both my parents dearly.
[ Both Dearly Love Parents]
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- The things I really learned, I learned from watching my parents. They take care of business. Always have.
[ Always Business Care Learned Parents Really Take Things Watching]
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- He knew a lot about his grandparents - and perhaps he feels he's been endowed with abilities to go into people's heads who are long dead - but, to a certain extent, he's making it up.
[ Abilities Been Certain Dead Endowed Extent Feels Go Grandparents Heads His Into Knew Long Lot Making Perhaps Up]
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- I was born in Connecticut. But my parents brought my sister and I to L.A. when-Hollywood, actually, when i was 6 months old.
[ Actually Born Brought Connecticut Months Old Parents Sister]
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- Parents who wonder where the younger generation is going should remember where it came from.
[ Came Generation Going Parents Remember Should Where Wonder Younger]
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- When you have a godly husband, a godly wife, children who respect their parents and who are loved by their parents, who provide for those children their physical and spiritual and material needs, lovingly, you have the idea unit.
[ Children Godly Husband Idea Loved Lovingly Material Needs Parents Physical Provide Respect Spiritual Their Those Unit Wife]
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- But as for activism, my parents did what they could, given the constraints, but were never involved in the causes I think of when I think of activists.
[ Activism Activists Causes Constraints Could Did Given Involved Never Parents Think Were]
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- My acting career began at age three and my parents got me into it. I was in a McDonald's commercial.
[ Acting Age Began Career Commercial Got Into Mcdonald Parents Three]
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- My sister and I were born in San Francisco. When our parents died, we came down here to live with relatives.
[ Born Came Died Down Francisco Here Live Our Parents Relatives San Sister Were]
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- The government gets it right on Head Start. We are providing opportunities for children in underserved areas where parents may not be able to afford preschool so they can begin their schooling with a running or Head Start.
[ Able Afford Areas Begin Children Gets Government Head May Opportunities Parents Providing Right Running Schooling Start Their Where]
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- Internet safety begins at home and that is why my legislation would require the Federal Trade Commission to design and publish a unique website to serve as a clearinghouse and resource for parents, teachers and children for information on the dangers of surfing the Internet.
[ Begins Children Commission Dangers Design Federal Home Information Internet Legislation Parents Publish Require Resource Safety Serve Surfing Teachers Trade Unique Website Why Would]
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- Parents have the ability to screen their children's Internet access at home.
[ Ability Access Children Home Internet Parents Screen Their]
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- The best defense against these people is to educate parents and children of the dangers that come along with the Internet and by limiting access to certain sites during the school day.
[ Access Against Along Best Certain Children Come Dangers Day Defense During Educate Internet Limiting Parents School Sites These]
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- Being an only child and losing both my parents at an early age, I have found that the friends I have made over the years are the people who help me get through life, good times and bad.
[ Age Bad Being Both Child Early Found Friends Get Good Help Life Losing Made Only Over Parents Through Times Years]
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- Grilling outside with my parents at the Jersey shore. We would grill lobster and corn in the summer.
[ Corn Grill Grilling Jersey Lobster Outside Parents Shore Summer Would]
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- My parents discussed singing every night over the dinner table; I had a tremendous music education.
[ Dinner Discussed Education Every Had Music Night Over Parents Singing Table Tremendous]
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- I'm close with my parents. I have a lot of acquaintances, but my very good close friends are few I can count my very good friends on one hand. And that's how I like it to be.
[ Acquaintances Close Count Few Friends Good Hand How Lot Parents Very]
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- By offering an education centered on values, the faculty in Catholic schools can create an interactive setting between parents and students that is geared toward long-term healthy character and scholastic development for all enrolled children.
[ Between Catholic Centered Character Children Create Development Education Enrolled Faculty Geared Healthy Interactive Long-Term Offering Parents Scholastic Schools Setting Students Toward Values]
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- I can be pretty nasty. Not 'mean' nasty, but nasty by your parents' standards. But not by my parents' standards, because my parents were nasty for their day.
[ Because Day Mean Nasty Parents Pretty Standards Their Were Your]
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- It took us a long time to find out that we had been lied to by our parents' generation. The moralities that were followed during our parents' generation were basically arbitrary. This caused a rift between the two generations, which was brought on by the beatniks.
[ Arbitrary Basically Been Between Brought Caused During Find Followed Generation Generations Had Lied Long Moralities Our Out Parents Rift Time Took Two Us Were Which]
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- The phenomenon of home schooling is a wonderful example of the American can-do attitude. Growing numbers of parents have become disenchanted with government-run public schools. Many parents have simply taken matters into their own hands, literally.
[ American Attitude Become Can-Do Disenchanted Example Growing Hands Home Into Literally Many Matters Numbers Own Parents Phenomenon Public Schooling Schools Simply Taken Their Wonderful]
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- I haven't actually spoken to my parents since the hurricane.
[ Actually Haven Hurricane Parents Since Spoken]
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- If my parents had discouraged me, I would have turned out very differently. They raised me in an open-minded, liberal environment.
[ Differently Discouraged Environment Had Liberal Open-Minded Out Parents Raised Turned Very Would]
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- I'm lucky I had parents willing to be open and believe that an 11-year-old might know what she wanted to do. Or maybe they thought I'd find out that's what I didn't want to do.
[ Believe Find Had Know Lucky Maybe Might Open Out Parents She Thought Want Wanted Willing]
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- My parents are Italian and British. They live in Berkeley now - we all moved there four years ago.
[ Ago Berkeley British Four Italian Live Moved Now Parents Years]
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- I think anybody over 30 plays parents because it happens in your thirties and so that's kind of a natural progression. But I'm definitely drawn to it. It's probably the most intense, passionate thing that happens to you as you get older.
[ Anybody Because Definitely Drawn Get Happens Intense Kind Most Natural Older Over Parents Passionate Plays Probably Progression Thing Think Thirties Your]
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- How true Daddy's words were when he said: all children must look after their own upbringing. Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
[ Advice After Character Children Daddy Final Forming Give Good Hands How Lies Look Must Only Own Parents Paths Person Put Right Said Their Them True Upbringing Were Words]
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- Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
[ Advice Character Final Forming Give Good Hands Lies Only Own Parents Paths Person Put Right Their Them]
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- I was a late child from my parents, so I grew up surrounded by people a lot older than me. I think even when I was 21, I felt like I was a 70-year-old man.
[ Child Even Felt Grew Late Lot Man Older Parents Surrounded Than Think Up]
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- My parents were working in a hospital in Memphis. But I didn't live there for any length of time that I remember. The first thing I remember is the town in Mississippi that I live in now, Charleston.
[ Any Charleston First Hospital Length Live Memphis Mississippi Now Parents Remember Thing Time Town Were Working]
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- The last two years with the Eagles were pretty intense times. There was a lot of drinking and we were all getting high a lot. My parents were relieved when I got off the Eagles treadmill.
[ Drinking Eagles Getting Got High Intense Last Lot Off Parents Pretty Relieved Times Treadmill Two Were Years]
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- The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward. What we owe our parents is the bill presented to us by our children.
[ Backward Bill Children Debt Father Forward Goes Gratitude Mother Our Owe Parents Presented Us]
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- The education of my brother and myself was of paramount importance to my parents, and in addition to their strong encouragement, they were prepared to make any sacrifice to further our intellectual development.
[ Addition Any Brother Development Education Encouragement Further Importance Intellectual Make Myself Our Paramount Parents Prepared Sacrifice Strong Their Were]
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- I am hoping, though, that many of them have kids, who, when they have a moment to take a break from their iPods, Internet, or Google, will explain to their parents running the country just how the world is being flattened.
[ Am Being Break Country Explain Flattened Google Hoping How Internet Just Kids Many Moment Parents Running Take Their Them Though Will World]
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- As long as she is talented enough and passionate about doing it herself then I will be happy and support her. I think I will be sensible - my parents said I could only do it if I got my education and so I had something to fall back on.
[ Back Could Doing Education Enough Fall Got Had Happy Her Herself Long Only Parents Passionate Said Sensible She Something Support Talented Then Think Will]
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- There were many women around. We all had a relationship with each other that was very strong. And all of our minds kind of hooked up. We rejected the society. We rejected marriage because we didn't like what our parents had.
[ Around Because Each Had Hooked Kind Many Marriage Minds Other Our Parents Rejected Relationship Society Strong Up Very Were Women]
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- My parents are from Manchester but I was brought up in London, Camden Town.
[ Brought Camden London Manchester Parents Town Up]
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- Fits did not go over well in my house. There was a lot of discipline and obedience and you had to be very ladylike. Ladies didn't curse and I still don't curse in front of my parents.
[ Curse Did Discipline Fits Front Go Had House Ladies Ladylike Lot Obedience Over Parents Still Very Well]
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- Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
[ Art Bestow Careful Children Concern Doing Greatest Knowledge Manners More Parents Rather Should Speaking Than Their Usually Virtue Well]
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- I was the kind of kid whose parents would drop him off at the local town library on their way to work, and I'd go and work my way through the children's area.
[ Area Children Drop Go Him Kid Kind Library Local Off Parents Their Through Town Way Whose Work Would]
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- There were always questions about my parents; I got so fed up with that.
[ Always Fed Got Parents Questions Up Were]
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- In the '60s, parents were told to let their teens rebel, explore their boundaries. Increasingly the same message is being given to the parents of tweens.
[ Being Boundaries Explore Given Increasingly Message Parents Rebel Same Teens Their Told Were]
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- Meanwhile, parents, students and teachers all report higher satisfaction with charter schools. People like them. They cost less money. They raise the academic achievement of poor kids. Go ahead, get a little enthused.
[ Academic Achievement Ahead Charter Cost Enthused Get Go Higher Kids Less Little Meanwhile Money Parents Poor Raise Report Satisfaction Schools Students Teachers Them]
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- I started acting in my parents living room when I was five years old.
[ Acting Five Living Old Parents Room Started Years]
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- And there's a lot of that stuff with people bringing their kids, kids bringing their parents, people bringing their grandparents - I mean, it's gotten to be really stretched out now. It was never my intention to say, this is the demographics of our audience.
[ Audience Bringing Demographics Gotten Grandparents Intention Kids Lot Mean Never Now Our Out Parents Really Say Stretched Stuff Their]
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- Krishna children were taught that in the spiritual world there were no parents, only souls and hence this justified their being kept out of view from others, cloistered in separate buildings and sheltered from the evil material world.
[ Being Buildings Children Evil Hence Justified Kept Krishna Material Only Others Out Parents Separate Sheltered Souls Spiritual Taught Their View Were World]
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- I align myself with almost all researchers in assuming that anything we do is a composite of whatever genetic limitations were given to us by our parents and whatever kinds of environmental opportunities are available.
[ Align Almost Anything Assuming Available Composite Environmental Genetic Given Kinds Limitations Myself Opportunities Our Parents Researchers Us Were Whatever]
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- I'm still really close with everyone at home and their parents - and their brothers and sisters. I was so, so, so lucky to grow up as part of a community and I don't take that for granted. I try very hard to stay part of it.
[ Brothers Close Community Everyone Granted Grow Hard Home Lucky Parents Part Really Sisters Stay Still Take Their Try Up Very]
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- I don't blame my own parents for the way I grew up, as quite often there is little choice in these issues.
[ Blame Choice Grew Issues Little Often Own Parents Quite These Up Way]
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- Remember that I was out of the closet at the age of sixteen. My parents knew I was gay; I'd had to tell them.
[ Age Closet Gay Had Knew Out Parents Remember Sixteen Tell Them]
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- I have three sons, a husband, parents, and I'll fight and get angry, but what is very important that I have found as I've matured, is that I have to move on.
[ Angry Fight Found Get Husband Important Matured Move Parents Sons Three Very]
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- Midwest kids got to summer camp. There is something very special about being away from your parents for the first time, sleeping under the stars, hiking and canoeing.
[ Away Being Camp First Got Hiking Kids Midwest Parents Sleeping Something Special Stars Summer Time Under Very Your]
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- The great medical facilities are a relief for the parents, too, who don't have to think about caring for their young ones on their own for a weekend. They have a great time.
[ Caring Facilities Great Medical Ones Own Parents Relief Their Think Time Too Weekend Young]
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- My parents were hippies.
[ Hippies Parents Were]
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- Both parents were very encouraging - especially my father. My father thought the sun rose and set with me. Neither one had a musical background or any musical talent. They liked classical music, but neither could carry a tune.
[ Any Background Both Carry Classical Could Encouraging Especially Father Had Liked Music Musical Neither Parents Rose Set Sun Talent Thought Tune Very Were]
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- Our parents came home one day and heard us, and they thought it was the radio, but our grandfather told them it was us.
[ Came Day Grandfather Heard Home Our Parents Radio Them Thought Told Us]
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- Parents often talk about the younger generation as if they didn't have anything to do with it.
[ Anything Generation Often Parents Talk Younger]
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- The kids like to get pictures of me for their parents. They know how proud I am of them-they have a lot more to worry about than my stardom. They are trying to make good choices for their own lives, but this gives them a little fun. They are part of my family.
[ Am Choices Family Fun Get Gives Good How Kids Know Little Lives Lot Make More Own Parents Part Pictures Proud Stardom Than Their Them Trying Worry]
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- The great model of the affection of love in human beings is the sentiment which subsists between parents and children.
[ Affection Beings Between Children Great Human Love Model Parents Sentiment Which]
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- A self made man is a rarity and hated by the parasites that floated to fame thought their parents, relatives and contacts.
[ Contacts Fame Floated Hated Made Man Parasites Parents Rarity Relatives Self Their Thought]
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- My parents kept us sheltered from this world of Hollywood. I don't have any great memories of bouncing on Cary Grant's knee or something like that.
[ Any Bouncing Cary Grant Great Hollywood Kept Knee Memories Parents Sheltered Something Us World]
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- The children of believing parents, at least their next and immediate seed, even of us Gentiles now under the gospel, are included by God within the covenant of grace.
[ Believing Children Covenant Even Gentiles God Gospel Grace Immediate Included Least Next Now Parents Seed Their Under Us Within]
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- Eating disorders can have serious medical and psychological consequences which, left unchecked, can kill. Parents should address this issue and ask their children to discuss how they feel about themselves.
[ Address Ask Children Consequences Discuss Disorders Eating Feel How Issue Kill Left Medical Parents Psychological Serious Should Their Themselves Unchecked Which]
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- These are all voluntary resources which help parents sort out the choices without infringing on the artists' rights to free speech, which is something that we respect.
[ Artists Choices Free Help Infringing Out Parents Resources Respect Rights Something Sort Speech These Voluntary Which Without]
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- A child who has never fantasized about having other parents is seriously lacking in imagination.
[ Child Fantasized Having Imagination Lacking Never Other Parents Seriously]
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- Taking a child to the toy store is the nearest thing to a death wish parents can have.
[ Child Death Nearest Parents Store Taking Thing Toy Wish]
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- Deep inside us, we know what every family therapist knows: the problems between the parents become the problems within the children.
[ Become Between Children Deep Every Family Inside Know Knows Parents Problems Therapist Us Within]
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- A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.
[ Allowed Anyone Child Disrespectful His Parents Respect True Will]
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- We need to make sure parents and coaches are aware of the dangers an on the look-out for the warning signs. Performance enhancing drugs are too damaging to young people for parents and coaches to not be involved.
[ Aware Coaches Damaging Dangers Enhancing Involved Make Need Parents Performance Signs Sure Too Warning Young]
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- I believe there ought to be school choice, so that parents can choose within the public school system.
[ Believe Choice Choose Ought Parents Public School System Within]
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- My parents love each other. They work through their problems.
[ Each Love Other Parents Problems Their Through Work]
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- But, if you observe children learning in their first few years of life, you can see that they can and do learn on their own - we leave them alone to crawl, walk, talk, and gain control over their bodies. It happens without much help from parents.
[ Alone Bodies Children Control Crawl Few First Gain Happens Help Learn Learning Leave Life Much Observe Over Own Parents See Talk Their Them Walk Without Years]
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- My grandparents knew it was important that I understood Christianity and the Bible. But they never took me to church; they sent me to church.
[ Bible Christianity Church Grandparents Important Knew Never Sent Took Understood]
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- I had a very diametrically opposite set of parents.
[ Had Opposite Parents Set Very]
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- Yeah, my parents help me keep my feet on the ground.
[ Feet Ground Help Keep Parents Yeah]
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- It's just hard not to listen to TV: it's spent so much more time raising us than parents have.
[ Hard Just Listen More Much Parents Raising Spent Than Time Tv Us]
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- The 1960s were big for folk music, and the Kingston Trio led the way. They were the ones who started it all. The music was fresh and alive. College kids loved it and their parents did, too.
[ Alive Big College Did Folk Fresh Kids Kingston Led Loved Music Ones Parents Started Their Too Trio Way Were]
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- Make no mistake about it: Next to parents and families, our teachers are the most important influence in our children's lives.
[ Children Families Important Influence Lives Make Mistake Most Next Our Parents Teachers]
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- All parents believe their children can do the impossible. They thought it the minute we were born, and no matter how hard we've tried to prove them wrong, they all think it about us now. And the really annoying thing is, they're probably right.
[ Annoying Believe Born Children Hard How Impossible Matter Minute Now Parents Probably Prove Really Right Their Them Thing Think Thought Tried Us Were Wrong]
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- If you put down a list of jobs, doctor, lawyer, janitor, teacher or movie star, everybody would pick the movie star. And why? So you could lie around the pool, drink margaritas and send money to your parents. So that's what I did.
[ Around Could Did Doctor Down Drink Everybody Janitor Jobs Lawyer Lie List Money Movie Parents Pick Pool Put Send Star Teacher Why Would Your]
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- The real cause of personal existence is not the favor of the Almighty, but the sexual love of one's earthly parents.
[ Almighty Cause Earthly Existence Favor Love Parents Personal Real Sexual]
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- I look at my books the way parents look at their children. The fact that one becomes more successful than the others doesn't make me love the less successful one any less.
[ Any Becomes Books Children Fact Less Look Love Make More Others Parents Successful Than Their Way]
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- Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children.
[ Children Grandparents Little Lives Nobody Over Sort Stardust]
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- The only reason we make good role models is because you guys look up to athletes and we can influence you in positive ways. But the real role models should be your parents and teachers!
[ Athletes Because Good Guys Influence Look Make Models Only Parents Positive Real Reason Role Should Teachers Up Ways Your]
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- It's different today than it was then. In those days we were strictly amateurs. If I had wanted to stay in for the '80 Olympics, my parents couldn't have afforded it.
[ Afforded Amateurs Days Different Had Olympics Parents Stay Strictly Than Then Those Today Wanted Were]
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- My parents didn't have a lot of money, but we never knew that. They really did the best they could.
[ Best Could Did Knew Lot Money Never Parents Really]
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- I try to keep a balance. I actually believe that children want normal parents, they don't want celebrities or important parents or anything different from all the other parents.
[ Actually Anything Balance Believe Celebrities Children Different Important Keep Normal Other Parents Try Want]
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- It is a lonely existence to be a child with a disability which no-one can see or understand, you exasperate your teachers, you disappoint your parents, and worst of all you know that you are not just stupid.
[ Child Disability Disappoint Existence Just Know Lonely No-One Parents See Stupid Teachers Understand Which Worst Your]
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- As the proud father of two teens and past Chairman to the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, I am committed to educating parents and especially young people on ways to live a long, healthy and active life.
[ Active Am Chairman Committed Council Educating Especially Father Fitness Healthy Life Live Long Parents Past Physical Presidents Proud Sports Teens Two Ways Young]
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- More than ever, we as parents and a nation must do something about the growth of obesity in our children. We must do more than just talk, we must be concerned enough to act.
[ Act Children Concerned Enough Ever Growth Just More Must Nation Obesity Our Parents Something Talk Than]
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- Parents must lead by example. Don't use the cliche; do as I say and not as I do. We are our children's first and most important role models.
[ Children Cliche Example First Important Lead Models Most Must Our Parents Role Say Use]
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- Love, it has been said, flows downward. The love of parents for their children has always been far more powerful than that of children for their parents; and who among the sons of men ever loved God with a thousandth part of the love which God has manifested to us?
[ Always Among Been Children Downward Ever Far Flows God Love Loved Manifested Men More Parents Part Powerful Said Sons Than Their Thousandth Us Which]
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- My parents wished peace upon their firstborn child.
[ Child Parents Peace Their Upon Wished]
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- My parents own a restaurant in Albuquerque.
[ Own Parents Restaurant]
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- The beauty of "spacing" children many years apart lies in the fact that parents have time to learn the mistakes that were made with the older ones - which permits them to make exactly the opposite mistakes with the younger ones.
[ Apart Beauty Children Exactly Fact Learn Lies Made Make Many Mistakes Older Ones Opposite Parents Permits Them Time Were Which Years Younger]
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- I love my parents. Coming out to them was sort of coming out to myself. I educated them, and I wanted our relationship to keep growing. I wanted them to be a part of my life still. I wanted to be able to share with them what I was going through.
[ Able Coming Educated Going Growing Keep Life Love Myself Our Out Parents Part Relationship Share Sort Still Them Through Wanted]
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- I wasn't being bullied at school at this point. I had a group of friends, and I was isolated because I wasn't communicating with my parents. I wasn't telling them what I was going through.
[ Because Being Bullied Communicating Friends Going Group Had Isolated Parents Point School Telling Them Through]
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- The Golden Rule of Parenting is; do unto your children as you wish your parents had done unto you!
[ Children Done Golden Had Parenting Parents Rule Unto Wish Your]
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- I think by the time I was born, my parents had pretty well run the gauntlet with their kids. The novelty had kind of worn off by the time the twelfth child was born. I was lucky to get fed and changed, picked up and taken to school.
[ Born Changed Child Fed Gauntlet Get Had Kids Kind Lucky Novelty Off Parents Picked Pretty Run School Taken Their Think Time Twelfth Up Well Worn]
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- That other saying, I'm a part of all that I have met, I think that would have to begin with my wonderful parents back in Atlanta when I was a youngster five years old I was tongue tied.
[ Atlanta Back Begin Five Met Old Other Parents Part Saying Think Tied Tongue Wonderful Would Years Youngster]
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- My parents are really well intended, and I think their way of dealing with things is denial and guilt. Nobody wanted to talk about it. But all I did was blame myself.
[ Blame Dealing Denial Did Guilt Intended Myself Nobody Parents Really Talk Their Things Think Wanted Way Well]
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- It is one of the ironies of the ministry that the very man who works in God's name is often hardest put to find time for God. The parents of Jesus lost Him at church, and they were not the last ones to lose Him there.
[ Church Find God Hardest Him Ironies Jesus Last Lose Lost Man Ministry Name Often Ones Parents Put Time Very Were Works]
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- My father's parents were Irish. Only a year before my father died, he and I went back to Ireland for a week to look at the old homestead.
[ Back Before Died Father Homestead Ireland Irish Look Old Only Parents Week Went Were Year]
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- From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings.
[ Before Books Discover Foot How Laughter Learn Love Opened Other Parents Put Wings Your]
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- Our law enforcement must be given every tool available to protect children from predators and parents need to know who is living in their community.
[ Available Children Community Enforcement Every Given Know Law Living Must Need Our Parents Predators Protect Their Tool]
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- I understand them. I understand where they came from, what their lifestyle was there. But my parents didn't push us to be like them. They said do whatever you think right, but remember the important things in life.
[ Came Important Life Lifestyle Parents Push Remember Right Said Their Them Things Think Understand Us Whatever Where]
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- Mysteries, like the Masonic rites, are ones parents and elders are sworn not to reveal to the uninitiated, which include all children. And so we sought for signs.
[ Children Elders Include Masonic Mysteries Ones Parents Reveal Rites Signs Sought Sworn Which]
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- I didn't think any amount of money was worth something that would take away what you believed in or what you stood for. I didn't want to do something my parents and daughter couldn't be proud of.
[ Amount Any Away Believed Daughter Money Parents Proud Something Stood Take Think Want Worth Would]
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- Actually, my parents were separated by the time I was about 2 years old.
[ Actually Old Parents Separated Time Were Years]
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- I mean you got to thank your parents for giving you the right genes.
[ Genes Giving Got Mean Parents Right Thank Your]
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- But that was war. Just about all he could find in its favor was that it paid well and liberated children from the pernicious influence of their parents.
[ Children Could Favor Find Influence Just Liberated Paid Parents Pernicious Their War Well]
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- When a child is bruised physically or emotionally, parents often reward him with a treat.
[ Bruised Child Emotionally Him Often Parents Physically Reward Treat]
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- Even my parents are so cute, and they deal with every movie of mine excellently. They check with me ever so casually by asking 'Now how much of nudity are we going to see in this one?'
[ Asking Casually Check Cute Deal Even Ever Every Going How Mine Movie Much Now Nudity Parents See]
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- My parents didn't treat me as if there was anything in the world I couldn't do, except be unkind.
[ Anything Except Parents Treat Unkind World]
Topic:
- A boy becomes an adult three years before his parents think he does, and about two years after he thinks he does.
[ Adult After Becomes Before Boy Does His Parents Think Thinks Three Two Years]
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- I write to tell my grandchildren where they come from, and what their grandparents were up to, and I hope they will in their own way continue. I invite anyone else to listen in.
[ Anyone Come Continue Else Grandchildren Grandparents Hope Invite Listen Own Tell Their Up Way Were Where Will Write]
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- But I also like to shower my parents with presents. I bought them a beautiful car and a house.
[ Also Beautiful Bought Car House Parents Presents Shower Them]
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- The relation between parents and children is essentially based on teaching.
[ Based Between Children Essentially Parents Relation Teaching]
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- When I was five years old, my parents gave me a magic chest. I learned to cast spells, although of a childish kind, before I had learned to read and write.
[ Although Before Cast Chest Childish Five Gave Had Kind Learned Magic Old Parents Read Spells Write Years]
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- My parents are older, and they lead a somewhat sheltered life. It was difficult to talk with them about things that were embarrassing to me, and that I had never spoken to them about.
[ Difficult Embarrassing Had Lead Life Never Older Parents Sheltered Somewhat Spoken Talk Them Things Were]
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- And there was huge numbers of UFOs around my parents home in Kingston.
[ Around Home Huge Kingston Numbers Parents Ufos]
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- As Plotinus tells us, we elected the body, the parents, the place, and the circumstances that suited the soul and that, as the myth says, belongs to its necessity.
[ Belongs Body Circumstances Elected Myth Necessity Parents Place Says Soul Suited Tells Us]
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- The circumstances, including my body and my parents, whom I may curse, are my soul's own choice and I do not understand this because I have forgotten.
[ Because Body Choice Circumstances Curse Forgotten Including May Own Parents Soul Understand Whom]
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- Too many people have been analyzing their pasts, their childhoods, their memories, their parents, and realizing that it doesn't do anything-or that it doesn't do enough.
[ Analyzing Been Childhoods Enough Many Memories Parents Realizing Their Too]
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- I don't remember not dancing. When I realized I was alive and these were my parents, and I could walk and talk, I could dance.
[ Alive Could Dance Dancing Parents Realized Remember Talk These Walk Were]
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- I still speak Czech with my parents because I was born there.
[ Because Born Czech Parents Speak Still]
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- Many children work hard to please their parents, but what I truly longed for was good times that were about us, not about me. That is the real hole the Dodgers filled in my life.
[ Children Dodgers Filled Good Hard Hole Life Longed Many Parents Please Real Their Times Truly Us Were Work]
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- So when I told my parents I wanted to go into acting because I was flunking out of my first year of junior college, they were relieved that I had picked something other than joining the army. But I can't imagine how they had high hopes for me.
[ Acting Army Because College First Go Had High Hopes How Imagine Into Joining Junior Other Out Parents Picked Relieved Something Than Told Wanted Were Year]
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- I got caught kissing. Like by my parents. It was so horrible. It's so embarrassing, I'm blushing.
[ Blushing Caught Embarrassing Got Horrible Kissing Parents]
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- When they asked Jack Benny to do something for the Actor's Orphanage - he shot both his parents and moved in.
[ Actor Asked Benny Both His Jack Moved Orphanage Parents Shot Something]
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- My parents were pretty lenient with me. But, they gave me morality while I was growing up. They taught me the difference between right and wrong.
[ Between Difference Gave Growing Lenient Morality Parents Pretty Right Taught Up Were While Wrong]
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- Parents don't understand kids and kids don't understand parents. My parents were divorced when I was really young and I went to live with my dad.
[ Dad Divorced Kids Live Parents Really Understand Went Were Young]
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- The thing you realize as you get older is that parents don't know what the Hell they're doing and neither will you when you get to be a parent.
[ Doing Get Hell Know Neither Older Parent Parents Realize Thing Will]
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- It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as he be a man of merit.
[ Born Consequence Long Man Merit Parents]
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- I feel like I almost didn't grow up in the business, because my parents worked so hard at sheltering us from that. I was raised in Connecticut. And I honestly wasn't aware that my dad was a celebrity until I moved to Los Angeles a year ago.
[ Ago Almost Angeles Aware Because Business Celebrity Connecticut Dad Feel Grow Hard Honestly Los Moved Parents Raised Sheltering Until Up Us Worked Year]
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- Parents, however old they and we may grow to be, serve among other things to shield us from a sense of our doom. As long as they are around, we can avoid the fact of our mortality; we can still be innocent children.
[ Among Around Avoid Children Doom Fact Grow However Innocent Long May Mortality Old Other Our Parents Sense Serve Shield Still Things Us]
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- I've had many nicknames over the years: V, Nessa, Nessy Poo, Nessy Bear and Van. Only my parents call me Van, though, and I hate it. I get embarrassed.
[ Bear Call Embarrassed Get Had Hate Many Nicknames Only Over Parents Though Van Years]
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- I went on countless auditions. I begged my parents until I finally was allowed to be in a theatrical play when I was 13. It was the most important thing in my life.
[ Allowed Auditions Begged Countless Finally Important Life Most Parents Play Theatrical Thing Until Went]
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- Arizona is a national leader in school choice with both charter schools and tuition tax credits giving parents and their children more school choices than ever before.
[ Arizona Before Both Charter Children Choice Choices Credits Ever Giving Leader More National Parents School Schools Tax Than Their Tuition]
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- At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child's success is the positive involvement of parents.
[ Child Day End Involvement Key Most Overwhelming Parents Positive Success]
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- Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting.
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
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- My parents were very pleased that I was in the army. The fact that I hated it somehow pleased them even more.
[ Army Even Fact Hated More Parents Pleased Somehow Them Very Were]
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- We had to be parents by long distance, which is far from satisfactory.
[ Distance Far Had Long Parents Satisfactory Which]
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- I had the luck that my parents educated me in three languages. With my mother I spoke Dutch, with my father Italian, and in the school I learned German. But my host language is Italian.
[ Dutch Educated Father German Had Host Italian Language Languages Learned Luck Mother Parents School Spoke Three]
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- My parents felt that acting was far too insecure. Don't ask me what made them think that painting would be more secure.
[ Acting Ask Far Felt Insecure Made More Painting Parents Secure Them Think Too Would]
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- My parents were founders of the Cuban Communist Party, and I grew up extremely poor.
[ Communist Cuban Extremely Founders Grew Parents Party Poor Up Were]
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- Education begins at home and I applaud the parents who recognize that they - not someone else - must take responsibility to assure that their children are well educated.
[ Applaud Assure Begins Children Educated Education Else Home Must Parents Recognize Responsibility Someone Take Their Well]
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- I remind everyone: Whether you school them at home or send them to school, you as a parent have the responsibility to make sure they learn and behave. Teachers and principals may help, but parents are the ones who must accept responsibility.
[ Accept Behave Everyone Help Home Learn Make May Must Ones Parent Parents Principals Remind Responsibility School Send Sure Teachers Them Whether]
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- Research and development needs permanent tax credits to build the technology that spurs our growth. But no government programs alone can get America's students to study more science and math; parents must push and help their children to meet this goal.
[ Alone America Build Children Credits Development Get Goal Government Growth Help Math Meet More Must Needs Our Parents Permanent Programs Push Research Science Spurs Students Study Tax Technology Their]
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- The motives of these parents vary, many parents don't like the curriculum being taught to their kids, or are wary of the threat of peer pressure or the presence of drugs or violence lurking in too many of our schools today.
[ Being Curriculum Kids Lurking Many Motives Our Parents Peer Presence Pressure Schools Taught Their These Threat Today Too Vary Violence Wary]
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- I posed nude to show my parents they couldn't dictate to me any more - that I control my life.
[ Any Control Dictate Life More Nude Parents Posed Show]
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- I think the deepest problem is between my parents and me. I just don't know if it will ever be the same.
[ Between Deepest Ever Just Know Parents Problem Same Think Will]
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- Because parents have power over children. They feel they have to do what their parents say. But the love of money is the root of all evil. And this is a sweet child. And to see him turn like this, this isn't him. This is not him.
[ Because Child Children Evil Feel Him Love Money Over Parents Power Root Say See Sweet Their Turn]
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- I think my parents were happy that I'd gone to university and gotten a degree in history so they thought, 'Well if acting doesn't work for him, he can always become a history teacher or something.' Fortunately, the acting worked out.
[ Acting Always Become Degree Fortunately Gone Gotten Happy Him History Out Parents Something Teacher Think Thought University Well Were Work Worked]
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- It just seemed too weird to me. I don't know, maybe they were smoking a joint in the car downstairs from their parents' apartment. I had to go that far to put together a scenario of how they could have possibly recognized me.
[ Apartment Car Could Downstairs Far Go Had How Joint Just Know Maybe Parents Possibly Put Recognized Scenario Seemed Smoking Their Together Too Weird Were]
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- During the first 10 years of my life, while my parents were married, I enjoyed a privileged upbringing. After their divorce, my life was difficult.
[ After Difficult Divorce During Enjoyed First Life Married Parents Privileged Their Upbringing Were While Years]
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- My parents did not have any interest in music.
[ Any Did Interest Music Parents]
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- Going to your set with the headphones on in the middle of the night so that your parents don't know what you're doing when you're supposed to be asleep is great. I was rocking the bedroom. That was so much more fun when I got the 1200s.
[ Asleep Bedroom Doing Fun Going Got Great Headphones Know Middle More Much Night Parents Rocking Set Supposed Your]
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- My parents were Christian.
[ Christian Parents Were]
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- As is said about most writers: on the one hand all I ever did from when I was a child was read, and I was a loner, which was furthered by my parents and my upbringing.
[ Child Did Ever Hand Loner Most Parents Read Said Upbringing Which Writers]
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- I belong to a specific category of writers, those who speak and write in a language different from that of their parents.
[ Belong Category Different Language Parents Speak Specific Their Those Write Writers]
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- My parents taught me I could be anything in the world I wanted to be.
[ Anything Could Parents Taught Wanted World]
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- Kids are all computer-savvy. Sit down and write to your parents on the computer. And just say, I have some questions and I'm scared. There's some stuff I don't know and I really need to talk to you about sex. Tear it off and put it on their pillow. They'll read it.
[ Computer Down Just Kids Know Need Off Parents Pillow Put Questions Read Really Say Scared Sex Sit Some Stuff Talk Tear Their Write Your]
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- This is a moment that I deeply wish my parents could have lived to share. My father would have enjoyed what you have so generously said of me-and my mother would have believed it.
[ Believed Could Deeply Enjoyed Father Generously Lived Moment Mother Parents Said Share Wish Would]
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- Without greater support for childcare, parents of young children may be forced to choose cheaper, poor quality care for their children or fail to provide it entirely.
[ Care Cheaper Childcare Children Choose Entirely Fail Forced Greater May Parents Poor Provide Quality Support Their Without Young]
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- I know it sounds crazy, but I have had far more connection with my parents after their deaths.
[ After Connection Crazy Deaths Far Had Know More Parents Sounds Their]
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- Yes, and when I had Aaron, he left me, and I didn't know how to raise a child. And I wasn't close to my parents, and because I was too proud to go to my parents for help, I mistreated that little baby. I didn't want a baby.
[ Aaron Baby Because Child Close Go Had Help How Know Left Little Mistreated Parents Proud Raise Too Want Yes]
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- Here he tells us that the new birth is first of all 'not of blood'. You don't get it through the blood stream, through heredity. Your parents can give you much, but they cannot give you this.
[ Birth Blood Cannot First Get Give Here Heredity Much New Parents Stream Tells Through Us Your]
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- I was an adopted child of my grandparents, and I don't know how I can ever express my gratitude for that, because my parents would have been a mess, you know.
[ Adopted Because Been Child Ever Express Grandparents Gratitude How Know Mess Parents Would]
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- My heroes are and were my parents. I can't see having anyone else as my heroes.
[ Anyone Else Having Heroes Parents See Were]
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- My parents, and especially my mother, encouraged by the director of the local school which I was attending, wanted in spite of everything to send me to a National School of Arts and Crafts so that I could later become an engineer.
[ Arts Attending Become Could Crafts Director Encouraged Engineer Especially Everything Later Local Mother National Parents School Send Spite Wanted Which]
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- I did not win and in fact I was called into the principal's office for a consultation with my parents. But that was the beginning of my literary career.
[ Beginning Called Career Consultation Did Fact Into Literary Office Parents Principal Win]
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- The main reason I wanted to be successful was to get out of the ghetto. My parents helped direct my path.
[ Direct Get Ghetto Helped Main Out Parents Path Reason Successful Wanted]
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- My parents kept the best aspects of the Asian culture, and they Americanized the family. My mother was a great example for me. She was a working mother with a good career.
[ Americanized Asian Aspects Best Career Culture Example Family Good Great Kept Mother Parents She Working]
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- Tyranny or slavery, born of selfishness, are the two educational methods of parents; all gradations of tyranny or slavery.
[ Born Educational Gradations Methods Parents Selfishness Slavery Two Tyranny]
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- A woman always has her man, but the man unconsciously leans on his roots, his heritage. He feels like an orphan without his parents.
[ Always Feels Her Heritage His Leans Man Orphan Parents Roots Unconsciously Without Woman]
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- Once, he was chosen to play Ram in a small Ramleela company, but his parents were against it.
[ Against Chosen Company His Once Parents Play Ram Small Were]
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- I know people think we drive around in these nice cars and we do whatever we want and our parents will pay our credit cards, but that's not the case. Sure, my parents were generous; I got a nice car at 16, but at 18 I was cut off. I've worked really hard. I opened the store myself.
[ Around Car Cards Cars Case Credit Cut Drive Generous Got Hard Know Myself Nice Off Opened Our Parents Pay Really Store Sure These Think Want Were Whatever Will Worked]
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- Cloning looks like a degrading of parenthood and a perversion of the right relation between parents and children.
[ Between Children Cloning Degrading Looks Parenthood Parents Perversion Relation Right]
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- We owe our existence to our parents, but we actually didn't have a choice.
[ Actually Choice Existence Our Owe Parents]
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- I'm a father myself for the first time in my life, and I had very very loving parents.
[ Father First Had Life Loving Myself Parents Time Very]
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- I haven't had a stationary home since going with the circus, but since my parents lived in Lafayette about 25 years ago and my sister lives here now, I always claim it as home.
[ Ago Always Circus Claim Going Had Haven Here Home Lived Lives Now Parents Since Sister Stationary Years]
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- I went to Marymount College in New York City with a lot of kids whose parents paid their way, and I wouldn't even have thought of asking my parents - they couldn't afford it, not with six kids!
[ Afford Asking City College Even Kids Lot New Paid Parents Six Their Thought Way Went Whose York]
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- And I definitely wanted to be a writer, but I felt a duty now, having used up those educational resources, I felt a duty to the church and my parents to become a priest.
[ Become Church Definitely Duty Educational Felt Having Now Parents Priest Resources Those Up Used Wanted Writer]
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- At the federal level, we must help, not hinder, local school boards, parents, teachers and administrators as they make decisions about educating our children.
[ Administrators Boards Children Decisions Educating Federal Help Hinder Level Local Make Must Our Parents School Teachers]
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- But the best thing Washington can do for education is realize that our role is limited. Washington must keep its promises, but let those who know our childrens' names- parents, teachers and school board members- make education decisions.
[ Best Board Decisions Education Keep Know Limited Make Must Our Parents Promises Realize Role School Teachers Thing Those Washington]
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- In the 5 years, well over 60,000 American families have been broken apart by the absence of insurance because the only way for parents to get treatment for their children is to turn the custody of those children over to the State.
[ Absence American Apart Because Been Broken Children Custody Families Get Insurance Only Over Parents State Their Those Treatment Turn Way Well Years]
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- All my jobs have been with food in one way or another since 1948. My parents were in the hotel business, and I just loved the warm hearted people who worked so hard with such good humor.
[ Another Been Business Food Good Hard Hearted Hotel Humor Jobs Just Loved Parents Since Such Warm Way Were Worked]
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- Even now, my husband Jerry, our son Matthew and I live only five minutes away from my parents home, and my brothers live about ten minutes away. It's been great having such a supportive family.
[ Away Been Brothers Even Family Five Great Having Home Husband Jerry Live Matthew Minutes Now Only Our Parents Son Such Supportive Ten]
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- My parents never pressured me to skate. They always said I could quit if I wanted to. They only expected me to skate when they had already paid for the expensive lessons. But, otherwise they said I could do what I wanted to do.
[ Already Always Could Expected Expensive Had Lessons Never Only Otherwise Paid Parents Pressured Quit Said Skate Wanted]
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- So what are we given? We're also given, my generation, the disillusionment of our parents.
[ Also Disillusionment Generation Given Our Parents]
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- When I was a child in the 1940s and early 1950s, my parents and grandparents spoke of Britain as home, and New Zealand had this strong sense of identity and coherence as being part of the commonwealth and a the identity of its people as being British.
[ Being Britain British Child Coherence Commonwealth Early Grandparents Had Home Identity New Parents Part Sense Spoke Strong Zealand]
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- The anxiety of most parents in seeing their sons and daughters enlist does not lie only in the fear of the physical dangers they may encounter.
[ Anxiety Dangers Daughters Does Encounter Enlist Fear Lie May Most Only Parents Physical Seeing Sons Their]
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- My parents found what I was interested in and encouraged me. They didn't put me in front of a television and buy lots of toys, the way some American parents do.
[ American Buy Encouraged Found Front Interested Lots Parents Put Some Television Toys Way]
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- The events in the square, of course, made a deep impression on me and many other parents.
[ Course Deep Events Impression Made Many Other Parents Square]
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- One of the things we want to do is find ways, first, to impress these parents how important it is to have children in a situation where they can respond to them and, second, to bring intergenerational relationships into play.
[ Bring Children Find First How Important Impress Into Parents Play Relationships Respond Second Situation Them These Things Want Ways Where]
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- The thing that reinforces my belief about that is having worked the last four years with the Safe Kids Campaign on a national basis. I am so amazed at what these little kids do in keeping their parents alerted to what they are there for.
[ Alerted Am Amazed Basis Belief Campaign Four Having Keeping Kids Last Little National Parents Reinforces Safe Their These Thing Worked Years]
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- There are many stressed single parents who may be working two jobs in order to keep the family together.
[ Family Jobs Keep Many May Order Parents Single Stressed Together Two Working]
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- There have been some good studies done in California with Hispanic parents where in the course of a year, they have changed their entire nutritional intake for the better. The kid becomes, in a sense, the bridge between the educational process and the home.
[ Becomes Been Better Between Bridge California Changed Course Done Educational Entire Good Hispanic Home Intake Kid Nutritional Parents Process Sense Some Studies Their Where Year]
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- It is something that most parents hope for in life: That their children will be moderately successful, polite, decent human beings. Anything on top of that is something you have no right to hope for, but we all do.
[ Anything Beings Children Decent Hope Human Life Moderately Most Parents Polite Right Something Successful Their Top Will]
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- One of the things that really got to me was talking to parents who had been burned out of their villages, had family members killed, and then when men showed up at the wells to get water, they were shot.
[ Been Burned Family Get Got Had Killed Members Men Out Parents Really Shot Showed Talking Their Then Things Up Villages Water Wells Were]
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- My parents went crazy when they found out that I had gotten the part in Conversations With My Father! I'd never given acting a thought. They were proud of me and very encouraging.
[ Acting Conversations Crazy Encouraging Father Found Given Gotten Had Never Out Parents Part Proud Thought Very Went Were]
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- I think some parents now look at a youngster failing as the final thing. It's a process, and failure is part of the process. I would like it if the teacher and the parents would connect more. I think that used to be, but we're losing a little bit of that right now.
[ Bit Connect Failing Failure Final Little Look Losing More Now Parents Part Process Right Some Teacher Thing Think Used Would Youngster]
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- My parents didn't really understand too much about sport. At that time, we were in a Polish community in the inner city of Chicago, and I was the youngest of a bunch of cousins. Polish families are real big, with cousins and aunts and uncles.
[ Aunts Big Bunch Chicago City Community Cousins Families Inner Much Parents Polish Real Really Sport Time Too Uncles Understand Were Youngest]
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- Parents can really help, but they can also really hinder the development of their youngsters.
[ Also Development Help Hinder Parents Really Their Youngsters]
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- Playing sport was somewhat frivolous, but I liked it. I rebelled a little bit, and wouldn't go to music lessons and things like that, but I would go and play ball. My parents learned to love it because they saw how much I got out of it.
[ Ball Because Bit Frivolous Go Got How Learned Lessons Liked Little Love Much Music Out Parents Play Playing Rebelled Saw Somewhat Sport Things Would]
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- When I was growing up, there weren't any Little Leagues in the city. Parents worked all the time. They didn't have time to take their kids out to play baseball and football.
[ Any Baseball City Football Growing Kids Leagues Little Out Parents Play Take Their Time Up Weren Worked]
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- My mom and my dad wanted my brother and I to have a better life, you know, better education, better jobs. It was probably harder, much, much harder, for my parents. When you're a kid, you can learn a language much more easily; I learned English in less than a year.
[ Better Brother Dad Easily Education English Harder Jobs Kid Know Language Learn Learned Less Life Mom More Much Parents Probably Than Wanted Year]
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- My parents encouraged me in everything I ever wanted to do.
[ Encouraged Ever Everything Parents Wanted]
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- My family, my parents are hippies.
[ Family Hippies Parents]
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- No, I come for a hippy lifestyle, it's very open; my parents are both hippies.
[ Both Come Hippies Hippy Lifestyle Open Parents Very]
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- Going out in Paris was like going out in the '30s dressed like the Andrews Sisters. It was everything I'd seen in books at my grandparents' house, only it was our generation.
[ Andrews Books Dressed Everything Generation Going Grandparents House Only Our Out Paris Seen Sisters]
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- I'd experienced the '40s and '50s by looking at my grandparents' old clothes, books, and magazines.
[ Books Clothes Experienced Grandparents Looking Magazines Old]
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- My parents were so poor when I was a kid, I never went anywhere. I take our youngsters with us because I don't know anything that teaches them so much.
[ Anything Anywhere Because Kid Know Much Never Our Parents Poor Take Teaches Them Us Went Were Youngsters]
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- I was working on the farm to get in shape, about a mile away from my parents. You know, I did everything as a kid to stay in shape - jogging, work on the farm, driving the tractor. I'll never forget.
[ Away Did Driving Everything Farm Forget Get Jogging Kid Know Mile Never Parents Shape Stay Tractor Work Working]
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- It's nice to see the young ones 7, 8, 9 years old. It seems like they know you through their parents.
[ Know Nice Old Ones Parents See Seems Their Through Years Young]
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- I've inherited a sense of that loss from my parents because it was so palpable all the time while I was growing up, the sense of what my parents had sacrificed in moving to the United States, and yet at the same time, building a life here and all that that entailed.
[ Because Building Entailed Growing Had Here Inherited Life Loss Moving Palpable Parents Sacrificed Same Sense States Time United Up While Yet]
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- This story is based on a gentleman who indeed did... used to come to my parents' house in 1971 from Bangladesh. He was at the University of Rhode Island. And I was four, four years old, at the time, and so I actually don't have any memories of this gentleman.
[ Actually Any Bangladesh Based Come Did Four Gentleman House Indeed Island Memories Old Parents Rhode Story Time University Used Years]
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- Most children turn out badly because they have the wrong parental image. This doesn't mean their parents are criminal. It means they are boring and cruel.
[ Badly Because Boring Children Criminal Cruel Image Mean Means Most Out Parental Parents Their Turn Wrong]
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- At a moderate calculation, among a million of persons inhabiting the metropolis, there are, at least, twenty-five thousand children who attend these schools, and cost their parents as many pounds sterling, per annum.
[ Among Attend Calculation Children Cost Inhabiting Least Many Metropolis Million Moderate Parents Per Persons Pounds Schools Sterling Their These Thousand Twenty-Five]
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- Talking with other parents really gave me some lessons that I try to hold on to now, as a parent of two boys.
[ Boys Gave Hold Lessons Now Other Parent Parents Really Some Talking Try Two]
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- When I was about seven, I started touring the globe as part of New York's La MaMa theater company - without my parents!
[ Company Globe La Mama New Parents Part Seven Started Theater Touring Without York]
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- My mother, who was professional schoolteacher, was particularly concerned about our formal education and even went so far as to start a private school together with some other parents so that our intellectual needs would be met.
[ Concerned Education Even Far Formal Intellectual Met Mother Needs Other Our Parents Particularly Private Professional School Schoolteacher Some Start Together Went Would]
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- The story about me, apocryphal or not, is that I could sing before I spoke. My parents went into bedroom one day and there I was standing in the crib singing God Bless America.
[ America Bedroom Before Bless Could Crib Day God Into Parents Sing Singing Spoke Standing Story Went]
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- Isn't it true that the fault of birth rests somewhat on the child? I believe it's we who led our parents on to bear us, and it's our unborn children who make our flesh itch.
[ Bear Believe Birth Child Children Fault Flesh Itch Led Make Our Parents Rests Somewhat True Unborn Us]
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- Is there a doctor in the house? My parents want me to marry you.
[ Doctor House Marry Parents Want]
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- My parents were absolutely delighted that I knew what I wanted to do.
[ Absolutely Delighted Knew Parents Wanted Were]
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- My parents were French and Irish and our family even has Spanish blood-and I do so love the United States and consider myself part American.
[ American Consider Even Family French Irish Love Myself Our Parents Part Spanish States United Were]
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- We use our parents like recurring dreams, to be entered into when needed.
[ Dreams Entered Into Needed Our Parents Recurring Use]
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- I grew up with an artist father, and my parents' friends were also mainly artists or writers, so he connects what I do with his example.
[ Also Artist Artists Connects Example Father Friends Grew His Mainly Parents Up Were Writers]
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- The arts and a belief in the values of the civil rights movement, in the overwhelming virtue of diversity, these were our religion. My parents worshipped those ideals.
[ Arts Belief Civil Diversity Ideals Movement Our Overwhelming Parents Religion Rights These Those Values Virtue Were Worshipped]
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- Any kid who has two parents who are interested in him and has a houseful of books isn't poor.
[ Any Books Him Interested Kid Parents Poor Two]
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- The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.
[ Along Common Enemy Get Grandchildren Grandparents Reason Well]
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- I have a sense that many Americans, especially those like me with European or foreign parents, feel they have to invent their families just as they have to invent themselves.
[ Americans Especially European Families Feel Foreign Invent Just Many Parents Sense Their Themselves Those]
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- Is there a doctor in the house? My parents want me to marry you.
[ Doctor House Marry Parents Want]
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- Again, I was influenced by my father, who was very much an atheist and took pride in combating the traditional or orthodox forms of Judaism, which his parents and which my mother's parents were very steeped in.
[ Again Atheist Combating Father Forms His Influenced Judaism Mother Much Orthodox Parents Pride Steeped Took Traditional Very Were Which]
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- I think when you are the parents of a gifted athlete, the best thing in the world you can do is to encourage them, in my opinion. My dad didn't push me and I didn't push my children in athletics.
[ Athlete Athletics Best Children Dad Encourage Gifted Opinion Parents Push Them Thing Think World]
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- I had very few friends. We always ate dinner with our parents. We didn't want to go out. American adolescence was a lot wilder than I would have felt comfortable with.
[ Adolescence Always American Ate Comfortable Dinner Felt Few Friends Go Had Lot Our Out Parents Than Very Want Wilder Would]
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- My parents are both college professors, and it made me want to question authority, standards and traditions.
[ Authority Both College Made Parents Professors Question Standards Traditions Want]
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- Our parents decided not to teach us Chinese. It was an era when they felt we would be better off if we didn't have that complication.
[ Better Chinese Complication Decided Era Felt Off Our Parents Teach Us Would]
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- I believe that the fight against crime starts in the home. Parents must take responsibility for their children and show them love and guidance from an early age so they learn to respect the rights of others.
[ Against Age Believe Children Crime Early Fight Guidance Home Learn Love Must Others Parents Respect Responsibility Rights Show Starts Take Their Them]
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- My parents were missionaries - I was born in the States but I grew up in Brazil.
[ Born Brazil Grew Missionaries Parents States Up Were]
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- I think all kids think their parents are strict. My parents aren't superstrict, but they seem to be stricter than most. But even though it's like, 'Oh, gosh, I've gotta be in at this time,' they know what they're doing. I have great parents.
[ Doing Even Gosh Gotta Great Kids Know Most Oh Parents Seem Strict Stricter Than Their Think Though Time]
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- The problem with children is that you have to put up with their parents.
[ Children Parents Problem Put Their Up]
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- Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
[ Bitter Fountain Parents Poisoned Streams Themselves Why Wonder]
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- We busted a lot of family secrets with this. But to make a long story short, my parents relationship was built heavily on security issues for my Mom, and when my Dad couldn't provide security, the relationship unraveled.
[ Built Busted Dad Family Heavily Issues Long Lot Make Mom Parents Provide Relationship Secrets Security Short Story]
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- It was all that stuff about taking your parents' car when you're 13, sneaking booze into rock shows and ditching school with your friends. I could relate to that as a former teenager, rather than as a present parent.
[ Booze Car Could Former Friends Into Parent Parents Present Rather Relate Rock School Shows Sneaking Stuff Taking Teenager Than Your]
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- I don't want to bust my butt for the rest of my life, like my parents.
[ Bust Life Parents Rest Want]
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- I didn't have parents, so I lived in people's homes... And because I grew up with no parental role models, I learned to become my own friend, eventually my own father and my own mother.
[ Because Become Eventually Father Friend Grew Homes Learned Lived Models Mother Own Parental Parents Role Up]
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- My parents wanted me to be a lawyer. But I don't think I would have been very happy. I'd be in front of the jury singing.
[ Been Front Happy Jury Lawyer Parents Singing Think Very Wanted Would]
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- Usually I'll go to San Diego to hang out with my parents if I want to unwind.
[ Diego Go Hang Out Parents San Unwind Usually Want]
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- The vision of a nation formed from many different peoples bound together by a common love of freedom was staked out long before our lifetimes or even our parents' or grandparents' lifetimes.
[ Before Bound Common Different Even Formed Freedom Grandparents Lifetimes Long Love Many Nation Our Out Parents Peoples Staked Together Vision]
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- When you've grown sick of reading and bug-eyed from watching TV, when your friends are all visited out, no words can adequately praise the link to the outside world provided by your parents and family.
[ Adequately Family Friends Grown Link Out Outside Parents Praise Provided Reading Sick Tv Visited Watching Words World Your]
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- I don't think any child could really be happy between five and eight away from their parents.
[ Any Away Between Child Could Eight Five Happy Parents Really Their Think]
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- Every summer, my grandparents would rent a house on Balboa Island. They had the house next to Bob Hope's. I've been going down there all my life, to that whole area.
[ Area Been Bob Down Every Going Grandparents Had Hope House Island Life Next Rent Summer Whole Would]
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- Both my parents worked, so I was home alone a lot, and I would listen to their records. They belonged to the Columbia House record club, so they had records!
[ Alone Belonged Both Club Columbia Had Home House Listen Lot Parents Record Records Their Worked Would]
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- My parents were both from extremely different backgrounds. My father's Italian, my mother was of Swedish descent. They're both first-generation Americans.
[ Americans Backgrounds Both Descent Different Extremely Father Italian Mother Parents Swedish Were]
Topic:
- Between them, my parents had 10 marriages.
[ Between Had Marriages Parents Them]
Topic:
- Who knows what kind of life I might have had had I not been fortunate enough to have the parents I've had.
[ Been Enough Fortunate Had Kind Knows Life Might Parents]
Topic:
- Parents should be encouraged to read to their children, and teachers should be equipped with all available techniques for teaching literacy, so the varying needs and capacities of individual kids can be taken into account.
[ Account Available Capacities Children Encouraged Equipped Individual Into Kids Literacy Needs Parents Read Should Taken Teachers Teaching Techniques Their Varying]
Topic:
- Parents can plant magic in a child's mind through certain words spoken with some thrilling quality of voice, some uplift of the heart and spirit.
[ Certain Child Heart Magic Mind Parents Plant Quality Some Spirit Spoken Thrilling Through Uplift Voice Words]
Topic:
- Whenever a youth is ascertained to possess talents meriting an education which his parents cannot afford, he should be carried forward at the public expense.
[ Afford Ascertained Cannot Carried Education Expense Forward His Parents Possess Public Should Talents Whenever Which Youth]
Topic:
- My parents were overprotective because you could get kidnapped and bombs were exploding in the streets.
[ Because Bombs Could Exploding Get Kidnapped Parents Streets Were]
Topic:
- We want to feel that this earth is all ours, like our parents' house when we were children.
[ Children Earth Feel House Our Ours Parents Want Were]
Topic:
- The car trip can draw the family together, as it was in the days before television when parents and children actually talked to each other.
[ Actually Before Car Children Days Draw Each Family Other Parents Talked Television Together Trip]
Topic: Car
- I don't think my parents know what I do.
[ Know Parents Think]
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- Both of my parents are professors and everyone in my family has some fabulous degree of something or another and I couldn't get into college because I didn't know a language.
[ Another Because Both College Degree Everyone Fabulous Family Get Into Know Language Parents Professors Some Something]
Topic:
- My parents have always been offended by my weight, embarrassed maybe. It didn't fit with their sensibilities.
[ Always Been Embarrassed Fit Maybe Offended Parents Sensibilities Their Weight]
Topic:
- Parents know how to push your buttons because, hey, they sewed them on.
[ Because Buttons Hey How Know Parents Push Them Your]
Topic:
- I used to go with my parents and loved it, I was in school plays, and I started reading plays before I started reading novels. I'll defend it to the hilt. When theatre is good it is fabulous.
[ Before Defend Fabulous Go Good Hilt Loved Novels Parents Plays Reading School Started Theatre Used]
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- Growing up, mostly in Montreal, I was an only child of loving parents.
[ Child Growing Loving Montreal Mostly Only Parents Up]
Topic:
- I think it's more and more important to spend time with your children, because it seems to be harder and harder for them to succeed as their parents have succeeded.
[ Because Children Harder Important More Parents Seems Spend Succeed Succeeded Their Them Think Time Your]
Topic:
- My parents would always say, 'It doesnt' matter if it's a guy picking up the garbage or the President of the United States, treat everybody as you would want to be treated.
[ Always Doesnt Everybody Garbage Guy Matter Parents Picking President Say States Treat Treated United Up Want Would]
Topic:
- When you're the youngest and the only boy, you get spoilt but you get told you're spoilt so you don't get to enjoy it very much. I was the only man in the house because my parents divorced and my dad moved away when I was 13.
[ Away Because Boy Dad Divorced Enjoy Get House Man Moved Much Only Parents Told Very Youngest]
Topic:
- You go to a theater now and you literally see parents watching the movie and they suddenly cover their kid's ears. I figured I'd make one movie where they didn't have to do this.
[ Cover Ears Figured Go Kid Literally Make Movie Now Parents See Suddenly Theater Their Watching Where]
Topic:
- Parents should conduct their arguments in quiet, respectful tones, but in a foreign language. You'd be surprised what an inducement that is to the education of children.
[ Arguments Children Conduct Education Foreign Inducement Language Parents Quiet Respectful Should Surprised Their Tones]
Topic:
- My parents were in short street, so they had to go abroad to economize.
[ Abroad Economize Go Had Parents Short Street Were]
Topic:
- And I finished college because I thought how much it would upset my parents if I didn't.
[ Because College Finished How Much Parents Thought Upset Would]
Topic:
- I have a great husband, great parents and in-laws, and I have help with a nanny. It's not easy, but there are others who do it every day and don't have a high-profile job as I do.
[ Day Easy Every Great Help High-Profile Husband In-Laws Job Nanny Others Parents]
Topic:
- I was never given a trial. I never went before any magistrate, nor did my parents. To this day, I do not know what the charges that were lodged against me or my deceased parents at this time.
[ Against Any Before Charges Day Deceased Did Given Know Lodged Magistrate Never Nor Parents Time Trial Went Were]
Topic:
- I mean, I grew up with pretty down-to-earth, atheist parents, but I was born a Pisces.
[ Atheist Born Down-To-Earth Grew Mean Parents Pretty Up]
Topic:
- It's not only children who grow. Parents do too. As much as we watch to see what our children do with their lives, they are watching us to see what we do with ours. I can't tell my children to reach for the sun. All I can do is reach for it, myself.
[ Children Grow Lives Much Myself Only Our Ours Parents Reach See Sun Tell Their Too Us Watch Watching]
Topic:
- The portrait of my parents is a complicated one, but lovingly drawn.
[ Complicated Drawn Lovingly Parents Portrait]
Topic:
- We both came from families in which parents got married, had children and the whole thing. So we were not the kind of people to live together permanently.
[ Both Came Children Families Got Had Kind Live Married Parents Permanently Thing Together Were Which Whole]
Topic:
- Frequently parents forget that children are people. I don't try to treat Kristen as an adult, but I do try to treat her as a person, with a child's sensibilities.
[ Adult Child Children Forget Frequently Her Parents Person Sensibilities Treat Try]
Topic:
- Well I think that's probably one of a few, where I grew up in the City of New York, it's got a lot of energy, my parents are Irish-American so there was a bit of yelling going on in my house but it seemed normal.
[ Bit City Energy Few Going Got Grew House Lot New Normal Parents Probably Seemed Think Up Well Where Yelling York]
Topic:
- My biggest musical influences are probably my parents.
[ Biggest Influences Musical Parents Probably]
Topic:
- Part of our responsibility as parents, as adults, is to set examples for children. But we have to like children in order to be really happy fulfilled adults.
[ Adults Children Examples Fulfilled Happy Order Our Parents Part Really Responsibility Set]
Topic:
- We're parents first, and once you have kids, everybody knows that you have priority lists. Number one is your family and everything else just kind of finds its place.
[ Else Everybody Everything Family Finds First Just Kids Kind Knows Lists Number Once Parents Place Priority Your]
Topic:
- A lot of parents tell their children that if they want to be an actor, that's fine, but they should do something else first, so they've got something to fall back on. It doesn't work like that, as far as I'm concerned.
[ Actor Back Children Concerned Else Fall Far Fine First Got Lot Parents Should Something Tell Their Want Work]
Topic:
- I never imagined it wouldn't work out for me. I had that absolute certainty in myself that has seen me through, I think, and my parents were absolutely behind me all the way.
[ Absolute Absolutely Behind Certainty Had Imagined Myself Never Out Parents Seen Think Through Way Were Work]
Topic:
- I had one year of struggle. My parents were always there, but I didn't want to rely on them. Now it's moving pretty fast. I'm not rich, but obviously this is fantastic. All I know to do with money is put it in a shoebox anyway.
[ Always Anyway Fantastic Fast Had Know Money Moving Now Obviously Parents Pretty Put Rely Rich Shoebox Struggle Them Want Were Year]
Topic:
- Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children.
[ Become Before Being Children Long Most Parents Stopped Us]
Topic:
- As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost.
[ Adult Any Become Before Him His Introspective Invoking Long Lost Old Own Parents Teachers Thinks Understand Youth]
Topic: Age
- Margaret had close links with Geneva where she had spent some years as a student while her parents had been wardens of the Quaker Hostel there and where she had gone back as secretary to Gilbert Murray.
[ Back Been Close Geneva Gilbert Gone Had Her Hostel Links Margaret Murray Parents Quaker Secretary She Some Spent Student Wardens Where While Years]
Topic:
- I was born and raised in China, and my parents were missionaries.
[ Born China Missionaries Parents Raised Were]
Topic:
- Parents decide to accept the responsibility of raising children. Any thanks they get for doing that is gravy. Grateful children are a blessing, but they aren't a necessity.
[ Accept Any Blessing Children Decide Doing Get Grateful Gravy Necessity Parents Raising Responsibility Thanks]
Topic:
- Under these conditions it is not astonishing that learning was highly prized; in fact, my parents made sacrifices to be able to give their children a good education.
[ Able Astonishing Children Conditions Education Fact Give Good Highly Learning Made Parents Prized Sacrifices Their These Under]
Topic:
- A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
[ Children Conscience Evil Parents Penance Prison School Sunday Their Which]
Topic:
- I was born in my parents' bedroom on January 16. The World Almanac says it was 1909. I say it was 1912. But what difference does it make as long as I feel 33?
[ Bedroom Born Difference Does Feel January Long Make Parents Say Says World]
Topic:
- Strange about parents. We have such easy access to them and such daunting problems of communication.
[ Access Communication Daunting Easy Parents Problems Strange Such Them]
Topic:
- Parents today are under a lot of stress, sometimes working two jobs just to make ends meet. They're trying to find day care for their kids and elder care for their own parents. The Federal Government shouldn't add to their worries by not living up to its obligations.
[ Add Care Day Elder Ends Federal Find Government Jobs Just Kids Living Lot Make Meet Obligations Own Parents Sometimes Stress Their Today Trying Two Under Up Working Worries]
Topic:
- The reason why parents mistreat their children has less to do with character and temperament than with the fact that they were mistreated themselves and were not permitted to defend themselves.
[ Character Children Defend Fact Less Mistreated Parents Permitted Reason Temperament Than Their Themselves Were Why]
Topic:
- Wherever I look, I see signs of the commandment to honor one's parents and nowhere of a commandment that calls for the respect of a child.
[ Calls Child Commandment Honor Look Nowhere Parents Respect See Signs Wherever]
Topic:
- Social Security, for example - I'm 43. I've paid into the system. You know what? That money has been stolen from me. I know that my parents who are on Social Security - they've got to continue to receive it. They're dependent on it. It is their primary source of income.
[ Been Continue Dependent Example Got Income Into Know Money Paid Parents Primary Receive Security Social Source Stolen System Their]
Topic:
- The reason kids like rock 'n roll is their parents don't.
[ Kids Parents Reason Rock Roll Their]
Topic:
- It was just expected that I would go to college. Both my parents are teachers and they tolerated acting, but I was going to go to a school of quality or bust. Which made my downshifting back to acting afterward a little difficult.
[ Acting Afterward Back Both Bust College Difficult Expected Go Going Just Little Made Parents Quality School Teachers Tolerated Which Would]
Topic:
- Well, when I was growing up it was Ozzie and Harriet on TV - nobody's parents were like that.
[ Growing Harriet Nobody Parents Tv Up Well Were]
Topic:
- You see, that's another thing that my parents gave me: an enormously great sense of humor.
[ Another Enormously Gave Great Humor Parents See Sense Thing]
Topic:
- From my parents, I learned a very strong work ethic, and all of my brothers and sisters all worked from the earliest days of life right through to the present time.
[ Brothers Days Earliest Ethic Learned Life Parents Present Right Sisters Strong Through Time Very Work Worked]
Topic:
- I really owe everything to my parents and their devotion and drive to see to it that their children had the education which led to the opportunities that they never were able to have.
[ Able Children Devotion Drive Education Everything Had Led Never Opportunities Owe Parents Really See Their Were Which]
Topic:
- My father was the orphaned son of immigrants to the United States from Ireland. My father never knew his parents. His mother died - we're not sure - either at or shortly after his birth, and he and all of his siblings were placed in orphanages in the Boston area.
[ After Area Birth Boston Died Either Father His Immigrants Ireland Knew Mother Never Orphanages Orphaned Parents Placed Shortly Siblings Son States Sure United Were]
Topic:
- My parents were very poor, but we never felt any sense of need or want. It was a very close, loving, tightly-knit family growing up, and I never felt any sense of deprivation or anything like that.
[ Any Anything Close Deprivation Family Felt Growing Loving Need Never Parents Poor Sense Up Very Want Were]
Topic:
- I think my parents see my life now as very conservative.
[ Conservative Life Now Parents See Think Very]
Topic:
- We are all members of a single humanity, inside our hearts we all speak the same language, we all love our children and our parents, we all live in the same world.
[ Children Hearts Humanity Inside Language Live Love Members Our Parents Same Single Speak World]
Topic:
- I've always traveled, as a kid my parents moved me around, a different place in Germany every four years. But I got the travel bug when I was a kid, living in different countries.
[ Always Around Bug Countries Different Every Four Germany Got Kid Living Moved Parents Place Travel Traveled Years]
Topic:
- My parents were both from Scotland, but had been resident in Lower Canada some time before their marriage, which took place in Montreal; and in that city I spent most of my life.
[ Been Before Both Canada City Had Life Lower Marriage Montreal Most Parents Place Resident Scotland Some Spent Their Time Took Were Which]
Topic:
- There couldn't be better parents than mine, loving yet strict. They disciplined with love. A child without discipline is, in away, a lost child. You cannot have freedom without discipline.
[ Away Better Cannot Child Discipline Disciplined Freedom Lost Love Loving Mine Parents Strict Than Without Yet]
Topic:
- I created the Women's Federation for World Peace in order to restore all that woman originally lost. You American women don't need a man in the position of grandfather, parents, husband, elder or younger brother. You only need the true Adam.
[ Adam American Brother Created Elder Federation Grandfather Husband Lost Man Need Only Order Originally Parents Peace Position Restore True Woman Women World Younger]
Topic:
- I do not have time to sit down and regret anything although sometimes I wish I had been able to see more of my parents while they were alive and have done more for them.
[ Able Alive Although Anything Been Done Down Had More Parents Regret See Sit Sometimes Them Time Were While Wish]
Topic:
- Teach love, generosity, good manners and some of that will drift from the classroom to the home and who knows, the children will be educating the parents.
[ Children Classroom Drift Educating Generosity Good Home Knows Love Manners Parents Some Teach Will]
Topic:
- Anyone who grows up with parents who are very influential, there are cases where people run away from that if they have parents who are really lame.
[ Anyone Away Cases Grows Influential Lame Parents Really Run Up Very Where]
Topic:
- Parents are your teachers until a certain point, and if they don't give you love, you'll go somewhere else to find it.
[ Certain Else Find Give Go Love Parents Point Somewhere Teachers Until Your]
Topic:
- Neither of my parents has been very sensitive about my writing.
[ Been Neither Parents Sensitive Very Writing]
Topic:
- The most loving parents and relatives commit murder with smiles on their faces. They force us to destroy the person we really are: a subtle kind of murder.
[ Commit Destroy Faces Force Kind Loving Most Murder Parents Person Really Relatives Smiles Subtle Their Us]
Topic:
- My parents were worried about me, certainly when I became so deeply interested in music and people like the New York Dolls who, at the time, were very peculiar indeed.
[ Became Certainly Deeply Dolls Indeed Interested Music New Parents Peculiar Time Very Were Worried York]
Topic:
- Both parents supported my becoming a world class athlete.
[ Athlete Becoming Both Class Parents Supported World]
Topic:
- My parents never told us that our great-grandmothers had been slaves.
[ Been Had Never Our Parents Slaves Told Us]
Topic:
- Prince Charles is an absolute Mountbatten. The real intelligence in the royal family comes through my parents to Prince Philip and the children.
[ Absolute Charles Children Comes Family Intelligence Parents Philip Prince Real Royal Through]
Topic:
- My parents dreaded the fact that I was changing my life to do this, but I just kept doing it.
[ Changing Doing Dreaded Fact Just Kept Life Parents]
Topic:
- The deep, personal material of the latter half of your life is your children. You can write about your parents when they're gone, but your children are still going to be here, and you're going to want them to come and visit you in the nursing home.
[ Children Come Deep Going Gone Half Here Home Latter Life Material Nursing Parents Personal Still Them Visit Want Write Your]
Topic:
- More than 1.1 million taxpayers in Pennsylvania will enjoy a lower tax rate, more than 1.4 million married couples will benefit from the reduction in the marriage penalty, and more than 1.1 million parents will have the advantage of an increased child tax credit.
[ Advantage Benefit Child Couples Credit Enjoy Increased Lower Marriage Married Million More Parents Penalty Pennsylvania Rate Reduction Tax Taxpayers Than Will]
Topic:
- Ever since I was a little kid, whenever my parents would have company over, I would put on shows, whether they would be magic shows, singing shows, dancing shows, little skits.
[ Company Dancing Ever Kid Little Magic Over Parents Put Shows Since Singing Whenever Whether Would]
Topic:
- I'd hope to reach any kid who feels apart from the group - those who seem to be outsiders, who feel different. Kids who want to reach their parents often don't know how to do so.
[ Any Apart Different Feel Feels Group Hope How Kid Kids Know Often Outsiders Parents Reach Seem Their Those Want]
Topic:
- My parents would read those books to me as well but they used to make me starving when I was a kid because they were always eating ham sandwiches with the crusts off and drinking ginger beer.
[ Always Because Beer Books Drinking Eating Ginger Ham Kid Make Off Parents Read Sandwiches Starving Those Used Well Were Would]
Topic:
- In terms of the frustration of my character, I suppose any teenager has probably gone through that, in terms of telling their parents, I want to do one thing, and their parent says no. I think parents sometimes forget that they were children.
[ Any Character Children Forget Frustration Gone Parent Parents Probably Says Sometimes Suppose Teenager Telling Terms Their Thing Think Through Want Were]
Topic:
- Children aren't happy with nothing to ignore, and that's what parents were created for.
[ Children Created Happy Ignore Nothing Parents Were]
Topic:
- Oh, what a tangled web do parents weave when they think that their children are naive.
[ Children Naive Oh Parents Tangled Their Think Weave Web]
Topic:
- Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore.
[ Children Giving Happy Ignore Invented Make Parents Something Them Were]
Topic:
- My parents came to the United States in the early years of this century as part of a wave of Russian Jewish immigrants seeking freedom and opportunity in the New World.
[ Came Century Early Freedom Immigrants Jewish New Opportunity Parents Part Russian Seeking States United Wave World Years]
Topic:
- My parents encouraged thought. You'll get through life better if you learn how to think.
[ Better Encouraged Get How Learn Life Parents Think Thought Through]
Topic:
- My parents had been involved in the labor movement; if we'd grown up in the city, we would have been red-diaper babies.
[ Babies Been City Grown Had Involved Labor Movement Parents Up Would]
Topic:
- I lost my parents when I was fairly young.
[ Fairly Lost Parents Young]
Topic:
- While they would have provided financial support if I had needed it, the greatest support my parents gave was emotional, psychological.
[ Emotional Financial Gave Greatest Had Needed Parents Provided Psychological Support While Would]
Topic:
- As might be supposed, my parents were quite poor, but we somehow never seemed to lack anything we needed, and I never saw a trace of discontent or a failure in cheerfulness over their lot in life, as indeed over anything.
[ Anything Cheerfulness Discontent Failure Indeed Lack Life Lot Might Needed Never Over Parents Poor Quite Saw Seemed Somehow Supposed Their Trace Were]
Topic:
- I owe a lot to my parents, especially by mother and my father.
[ Especially Father Lot Mother Owe Parents]
Topic:
- I think no matter what you do you go through stages when you play. There was a number of times when I didn't do very well or was tired. It was too much to combine school and tennis altogether. Parents need to step in and say, take a little time off, do something fun.
[ Altogether Combine Fun Go Little Matter Much Need Number Off Parents Play Say School Something Stages Step Take Tennis Think Through Time Times Tired Too Very Well]
Topic:
- There are hundreds of millions of gun owners in this country, and not one of them will have an accident today. The only misuse of guns comes in environments where there are drugs, alcohol, bad parents, and undisciplined children. Period.
[ Accident Alcohol Bad Children Comes Country Environments Gun Guns Hundreds Millions Misuse Only Owners Parents Period Them Today Undisciplined Where Will]
Topic:
- The first big break was winning a scholarship to go to Cambridge University. I was very lucky, because my parents couldn't have afforded a university education for me. Without a scholarship I couldn't possibly have gone.
[ Afforded Because Big Break Cambridge Education First Go Gone Lucky Parents Possibly Scholarship University Very Winning Without]
Topic:
- My parents were born in Norfolk and spent their early years working in the big houses of that rural English county, my mother as a cook and my father as a handyman and chauffeur.
[ Big Born Cook County Early English Father Houses Mother Norfolk Parents Rural Spent Their Were Working Years]
Topic:
- My parents were neither wealthy nor academic, but we lived comfortably and they were always extremely supportive of my academic efforts and aspirations, both at school and university.
[ Academic Always Aspirations Both Comfortably Efforts Extremely Lived Neither Nor Parents School Supportive University Wealthy Were]
Topic:
- I think what my parents did was perfect. They were strict, concerned about my safety and held me back just a little.
[ Back Concerned Did Held Just Little Parents Perfect Safety Strict Think Were]
Topic:
- The relationships that people have - that are sexual, psychological, emotional - these relationships are not open to supervision by parents, schools, churches, or government. Nobody has any right to intervene at all in any kind of relationship like that.
[ Any Churches Emotional Government Intervene Kind Nobody Open Parents Psychological Relationship Relationships Right Schools Sexual Supervision These]
Topic:
- I lived in LA for a few months. It seemed like no one there had parents. Or if they did have parents, they would deny it.
[ Deny Did Few Had La Lived Months Parents Seemed Would]
Topic:
- Charles Laughton signed me to my first movie contract at 17. He later asked my parents if he could adopt me.
[ Adopt Asked Charles Contract Could First Later Movie Parents Signed]
Topic:
- David Stern should get with the mothers of the NBA and let the moms decide what the dress code should be. I asked my mother if I could wear a chain, and she told me yeah. So I do stuff that my parents allow me to do.
[ Allow Asked Chain Code Could David Decide Dress Get Moms Mother Mothers Nba Parents She Should Stern Stuff Told Wear Yeah]
Topic:
- My parents put everything in a trust fund for me. I won't get it until I'm 18, so I'll use it for college.
[ College Everything Fund Get Parents Put Trust Until Use Won]
Topic:
- Because of their size, parents may be difficult to discipline properly.
[ Because Difficult Discipline May Parents Properly Size Their]
Topic: Funny
- My parents shared not only an improbable love, they shared an abiding faith in the possibilities of this nation. They would give me an African name, Barack, or blessed, believing that in a tolerant America your name is no barrier to success.
[ Abiding African America Barack Barrier Believing Blessed Faith Give Improbable Love Name Nation Only Parents Possibilities Shared Success Tolerant Would Your]
Topic:
- As a mom, I know it is my responsibility, and no one else's, to raise my kids. But we have to ask ourselves, what does it mean when so many parents are finding their best efforts undermined by an avalanche of advertisements aimed at our kids.
[ Advertisements Aimed Ask Avalanche Best Does Efforts Else Finding Kids Know Many Mean Mom Our Ourselves Parents Raise Responsibility Their Undermined]
Topic:
- Even if we give parents all the information they need and we improve school meals and build brand new supermarkets on every corner, none of that matters if when families step into a restaurant, they can't make a healthy choice.
[ Brand Build Choice Corner Even Every Families Give Healthy Improve Information Into Make Matters Meals Need New None Parents Restaurant School Step]
Topic:
- In many Asian households, to not go on to higher education, that's like a big no-no. I know my parents' discouragement was for my own protection, and I'm really close to them now, but they didn't understand that there is value in this. That's because they didn't know.
[ Asian Because Big Close Discouragement Education Go Higher Households Know Many Now Own Parents Protection Really Them Understand Value]
Topic:
- Now that it's officially summer, here's my advice to parents who want to continue teaching their kids during the next two months and learn something themselves: visit Civil War battlefields.
[ Advice Battlefields Civil Continue During Here Kids Learn Months Next Now Officially Parents Something Summer Teaching Their Themselves Two Visit Want War]
Topic:
- Some twins feel like they need to compare themselves to each other, but we're not that way. That's because of my parents, though, and having six kids in the family.
[ Because Compare Each Family Feel Having Kids Need Other Parents Six Some Themselves Though Twins Way]
Topic:
- We have a problem now with parents stealing their kids' CDs, so the roles have been reversed.
[ Been Cds Kids Now Parents Problem Reversed Roles Stealing Their]
Topic:
- We hope that the elected officials will respond positively to a ground swell of letters, phone calls, e-mails and visits from parents. The law clearly states that the responsibility for giving a sound basic education to our children lies with New York State.
[ Basic Calls Children Clearly E-Mails Education Elected Giving Ground Hope Law Letters Lies New Officials Our Parents Phone Positively Respond Responsibility Sound State States Swell Visits Will York]
Topic:
- On my parents' scale of values, the more Western something was, the more cultured it was considered.
[ Considered Cultured More Parents Scale Something Values Western]
Topic:
- Three thousand people died at ground zero. Their families are entitled to a little bit of respect, to respect the memory of those poor people that died there. And how about the families of all those soldiers that died in the two ensuing wars? Aren't they entitled to a little bit of respect - the kids, the wives, the parents?
[ Bit Died Entitled Families Ground How Kids Little Memory Parents Poor Respect Soldiers Their Those Thousand Three Two Wars Wives Zero]
Topic:
- My parents didn't agree with what was going on, you know, with the communists coming in, Fidel Castro. I didn't see the reason why I needed to go back there and be a part of that exhibition.
[ Agree Back Castro Coming Communists Exhibition Fidel Go Going Know Needed Parents Part Reason See Why]
Topic:
- I wasn't the high-school play queen or anything. And my parents would let me act until I graduated from college.
[ Act Anything College Graduated High-School Parents Play Queen Until Would]
Topic:
- My parents were liberal intellectuals but even they expected me to stay at home and look after my younger siblings and do the housework.
[ After Even Expected Home Housework Intellectuals Liberal Look Parents Siblings Stay Were Younger]
Topic:
- My parents couldn't afford a full time drama school, but I basically just did every class I could do, and followed every drama interest I could. When I was 15 or 16 I did drama courses.
[ Afford Basically Class Could Courses Did Drama Every Followed Full Interest Just Parents School Time]
Topic:
- If you want to write, write it. That's the first rule. And send it in, and send it in to someone who can publish it or get it published. Don't send it to me. Don't show it to your spouse, or your significant other, or your parents, or somebody. They're not going to publish it.
[ First Get Going Other Parents Publish Published Rule Send Show Significant Somebody Someone Spouse Want Write Your]
Topic:
- My parents, especially my mother, were no influence on me whatsoever.
[ Especially Influence Mother Parents Were Whatsoever]
Topic: Mom
- You see an absolutely brilliant film later, as an adult, and you walk out thinking about what to have for dinner. Whereas something like Jaws winds up having a huge effect on me. If only my parents had been taking me to Kurosawa films when I was eight, but no.
[ Absolutely Adult Been Brilliant Dinner Effect Eight Film Films Had Having Huge Jaws Kurosawa Later Only Out Parents See Something Taking Thinking Up Walk Whereas Winds]
Topic:
- To maintain a joyful family requires much from both the parents and the children. Each member of the family has to become, in a special way, the servant of the others.
[ Become Both Children Each Family Joyful Maintain Member Much Others Parents Requires Servant Special Way]
Topic:
- The way I was brought up by my parents and guided through my football life by the influences of various managers means that in some ways I am black and white.
[ Am Black Brought Football Guided Influences Life Managers Means Parents Some Through Up Various Way Ways White]
Topic:
- They thought that I was a man with reasonable judgment, so I was never under pressure from my parents; I could do whatever I wanted. I never had a negative word from them, nothing whatsoever.
[ Could Had Judgment Man Negative Never Nothing Parents Pressure Reasonable Them Thought Under Wanted Whatever Whatsoever Word]
Topic:
- About 1900 my parents came to the United States as children from what was then the Polish area of Russia.
[ Area Came Children Parents Polish Russia States Then United]
Topic:
- I was also interested in chemistry, but my parents were not willing to buy me a chemistry set.
[ Also Buy Chemistry Interested Parents Set Were Willing]
Topic:
- My parents regarded school teachers as higher beings, as did many immigrants.
[ Beings Did Higher Immigrants Many Parents Regarded School Teachers]
Topic:
- My parents were determined to move into the middle class.
[ Class Determined Into Middle Move Parents Were]
Topic:
- The remoteness of my parents from the schools, so unfashionable today, was often painful for me, but I learned early to deal with an outside and sometimes hard world.
[ Deal Early Hard Learned Often Outside Painful Parents Schools Sometimes Today Unfashionable World]
Topic:
- Whatever the course, whether the course was boring or interesting to me, whether I was talented in mathematics or not talented in languages, my parents expected A's.
[ Boring Course Expected Interesting Languages Mathematics Parents Talented Whatever Whether]
Topic:
- And, I think, as a kid, I had a strong motivation to do something of my life. And, I think that's the strongest motivation I really got. And, that came obviously from my parents and my grandparents.
[ Came Got Grandparents Had Kid Life Motivation Obviously Parents Really Something Strong Strongest Think]
Topic:
- I think that sometimes kids use the show as a jumping off point for talking about things with their parents.
[ Jumping Kids Off Parents Point Show Sometimes Talking Their Things Think Use]
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- Heredity is what sets the parents of a teenager wondering about each other.
[ Each Heredity Other Parents Sets Teenager Wondering]
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- Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents' shortcomings.
[ Confessing Correct Enables Faults Our Parents Psychiatry Shortcomings Us]
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- Like all parents, my husband and I just do the best we can, hold our breath and hope we've set aside enough money for our kid's therapy.
[ Aside Best Breath Enough Hold Hope Husband Just Kid Money Our Parents Set Therapy]
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- It's up to each person's parents whether they think it's too frightening or too violent, how much their kids can handle, what they want to teach them, what they want to show them.
[ Each Frightening Handle How Kids Much Parents Person Show Teach Their Them Think Too Up Violent Want Whether]
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- I've been in this business for a long time at my age, I've just turned 30, and I feel like my wife's career is going incredibly well, my kids are happy and healthy in schools, we've both been able to buy a house for our parents, respectively, in the places they live.
[ Able Age Been Both Business Buy Career Feel Going Happy Healthy House Incredibly Just Kids Live Long Our Parents Places Respectively Schools Time Turned Well Wife]
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- I was going to be a concert pianist, and when I was in high school, my parents were scared to death that I would focus too much on that too soon. And that I'd end up in some sort of dead end, and not fulfilling whatever potential they thought I had.
[ Concert Dead Death End Focus Fulfilling Going Had High Much Parents Pianist Potential Scared School Some Soon Sort Thought Too Up Were Whatever Would]
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- Luckily, thanks to the way my parents taught me, I think I can handle the fame in the right manner.
[ Fame Handle Luckily Manner Parents Right Taught Thanks Think Way]
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- Parents provide their children with genes as well as an environment, so the fact that talkative parents have kids with good language skills could simply mean that and that the same genes that make parents talkative make children articulate.
[ Articulate Children Could Environment Fact Genes Good Kids Language Make Mean Parents Provide Same Simply Skills Talkative Their Well]
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- So no, it's not all in the genes, but what isn't in the genes isn't in the family environment either. It can't be explained in terms of the overall personalities or the child-rearing practices of parents.
[ Either Environment Explained Family Genes Overall Parents Personalities Practices Terms]
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- One important reason to stay calm is that calm parents hear more. Low-key, accepting parents are the ones whose children keep talking.
[ Accepting Calm Children Hear Important Keep Low-Key More Ones Parents Reason Stay Talking Whose]
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- I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said 'We saw your movie.' 'Which one?' I said. He shouted 'Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn't like?
[ Betty Grandfather Grandparents Movie Name Phoned Said Saw Shouted Which Your]
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- Each generation's job is to question what parents accept on faith, to explore possibilities, and adapt the last generation's system of values for a new age.
[ Accept Adapt Age Each Explore Faith Generation Job Last New Parents Possibilities Question System Values]
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- No one, however powerful and successful, can function as an adult if his parents are not satisfied with him.
[ Adult Function Him His However Parents Powerful Satisfied Successful]
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- Parents can make us distrust ourselves. To them, we seem always to be works-in-progress.
[ Always Distrust Make Ourselves Parents Seem Them Us]
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- Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
[ Children Parents Reverence Riches Spirit Their]
Topic: Parenting
- Courage is what preserves our liberty, safety, life, and our homes and parents, our country and children. Courage comprises all things.
[ Children Comprises Country Courage Homes Liberty Life Our Parents Preserves Safety Things]
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- As a man, I've been representative of the values I hold dear. And the values I hold dear are carryovers from the lives of my parents.
[ Been Dear Hold Lives Man Parents Representative Values]
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- The best part about being friends with your parents is that no matter what you do, they have to keep loving you.
[ Being Best Friends Keep Loving Matter Parents Part Your]
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- I always performed when I was a child. My parents got very annoyed, because my brother and I had our little bedrooms upstairs, and I would plaster the house with posters with arrows pointing upstairs.
[ Always Annoyed Arrows Because Bedrooms Brother Child Got Had House Little Our Parents Performed Plaster Pointing Posters Upstairs Very Would]
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- Parents - especially step-parents - are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.
[ Bit Children Disappointment Early Especially Fulfill Parents Promise Sometimes Their Years]
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- Parents are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.
[ Bit Children Disappointment Early Fulfill Parents Promise Sometimes Their Years]
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- It was seldom that I attended any religious meetings, as my parents had not much faith in and were never so unfortunate as to unite themselves with any of the religious sects.
[ Any Attended Faith Had Meetings Much Never Parents Religious Sects Seldom Themselves Unfortunate Unite Were]
Topic: Faith
- As a person, he was wonderful. He really was a great person. He was full of life. He had a great sense of humor. Very talented, of course, but very caring to his parents. There was a very endearing quality about Elvis.
[ Caring Course Elvis Endearing Full Great Had His Humor Life Parents Person Quality Really Sense Talented Very Wonderful]
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- You know, I had my mother and my father convincing me that he would be going back to Hollywood and he'd be back with the actresses and dating them and that he wasn't serious about me at all. So I had him saying one thing to me and my parents telling me something else.
[ Actresses Back Convincing Dating Else Father Going Had Him Hollywood Know Mother Parents Saying Serious Something Telling Them Thing Would]
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- I thought it was such a unique concept to play parents who happen to be super heroes and have a son who is going through puberty and starting high school.
[ Concept Going Happen Heroes High Parents Play Puberty School Son Starting Such Super Thought Through Unique]
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- I was very lucky. My parents raised me in such a way that it never occurred to me that I wasn't equal.
[ Equal Lucky Never Occurred Parents Raised Such Very Way]
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- We didn't do wrong things because we didn't want to embarrass our parents.
[ Because Embarrass Our Parents Things Want Wrong]
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- One curious thing about growing up is that you don't only move forward in time; you move backwards as well, as pieces of your parents' and grandparents' lives come to you.
[ Backwards Come Curious Forward Grandparents Growing Lives Move Only Parents Pieces Thing Time Up Well Your]
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- All parents should be aware that when they mock or curse gay people, they may be mocking or cursing their own child.
[ Aware Child Curse Cursing Gay May Mock Mocking Own Parents Should Their]
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- There is only room in the lifeboat of your life for one, and you always choose yourself, and turn your parents into whatever it takes to keep you afloat.
[ Afloat Always Choose Into Keep Life Only Parents Room Takes Turn Whatever Your Yourself]
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- Before I was a mom I used to think that parents who worried about their kids watching MTV were just clueless. Now that I'm a mom, I see what the fuss was all about!
[ Before Clueless Fuss Just Kids Mom Mtv Now Parents See Their Think Used Watching Were Worried]
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- As regards parents, I should like to see them as highly educated as possible, and I do not restrict this remark to fathers alone.
[ Alone Educated Fathers Highly Parents Possible Regards Remark Restrict See Should Them]
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- I'm concerned about the insidious influence of the media's bad messages that undermine the lessons parents try to instill in their sons and daughters.
[ Bad Concerned Daughters Influence Insidious Instill Lessons Media Messages Parents Sons Their Try Undermine]
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- It's hard to learn about your parents' courtship.
[ Courtship Hard Learn Parents Your]
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- Neither of my parents would ever stand in the way of any of their children speaking their minds.
[ Any Children Ever Minds Neither Parents Speaking Stand Their Way Would]
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- I worked with my parents on the stage in production numbers since I was 4, but I never really gave much thought to being a performer on my own until I was 12 or 13.
[ Being Gave Much Never Numbers Own Parents Performer Production Really Since Stage Thought Until Worked]
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- I don't know what your childhood was like, but we didn't have much money. We'd go to a movie on a Saturday night, then on Wednesday night my parents would walk us over to the library. It was such a big deal, to go in and get my own book.
[ Big Book Childhood Deal Get Go Know Library Money Movie Much Night Over Own Parents Saturday Such Then Us Walk Wednesday Would Your]
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- A large family makes you accept sharing your parents.
[ Accept Family Large Makes Parents Sharing Your]
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- I know how sobering and exhausting parenthood is. But the reality is that our children's future depends on us as parents. Because we know that the first years truly last forever.
[ Because Children Depends