Quotations that match 'father'.

My father was a diplomatic officer. As a diplomat's daughter, you have to learn to present yourself very early on. Kathleen Turner
[ Daughter Diplomat Diplomatic Early Father Learn Officer Present Very Yourself]
Children that are raised in a home with a married mother and father consistently do better in every measure of well-being than their peers who come from divorced or step-parent, single-parent, cohabiting homes. Todd Tiahrt Parenting
[ Better Children Come Consistently Divorced Every Father Home Homes Married Measure Mother Peers Raised Than Their Well-Being]
My father had kicked me out of his house at the height of an argument over an opinion difference. He had become so enraged. He told me never to come back, and that was all the severance it took. Lynette Fromme
[ Argument Back Become Come Difference Enraged Father Had Height His House Kicked Never Opinion Out Over Told Took]
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers. Horace Dad
[ Atone Fathers Sins Undeservedly Will Your]
You're working on being a father, so that is something that when you experience it you'll understand the profundity of wanting to protect something dear to you. Harvey Keitel
[ Being Dear Experience Father Profundity Protect Something Understand Wanting Working]
I don't hide my feelings, but when it comes to illness, I guess I don't panic. My father was the same way. I'm the provider for the family and the caretaker. If I panic, who is anybody going to run to? Curt Schilling
[ Anybody Comes Family Father Feelings Going Guess Hide Illness Panic Provider Run Same Way]
The god, it would appear, was frequently thought of as the physical progenitor or first father of his people. William Robertson Smith
[ Appear Father First Frequently God His Physical Thought Would]
This resemblance became clear in the Bush the father's visits to the region. He wound up being impressed by the royal and military regimes and envied them for staying decades in their positions and embezzling the nation's money with no supervision. Osama bin Laden
[ Became Being Bush Clear Decades Envied Father Impressed Military Money Nation Positions Regimes Region Resemblance Royal Staying Supervision Their Them Up Visits Wound]
It started with the Godfather, this operatic violence. I don't know. William H. Macy
[ Godfather Know Operatic Started Violence]
It helps when 1 can send the children off to their fathers so I can support my new book with a national publicity tour. I started writing the book when my daughter was 5. It took me almost four years. Meg Tilly
[ Almost Book Children Daughter Fathers Four Helps National New Off Publicity Send Started Support Their Took Tour Writing Years]
My mom was a ventriloquist and she always was throwing her voice. For ten years I thought the dog was telling me to kill my father. Wendy Liebman
[ Always Dog Father Her Kill Mom She Telling Ten Thought Throwing Ventriloquist Voice Years]
I'm crazy about my father, he's an amazing man, a real adventurer. He took us with him to travel all over the world. We were in places that were so remote, that white people hardly ever reach them. Peta Wilson
[ Adventurer Amazing Crazy Ever Father Hardly Him Man Over Places Reach Real Remote Them Took Travel Us Were White World]
My father and brothers were coal miners. Merle Travis
[ Brothers Coal Father Miners Were]
And so I put down some of the things that he said, about keeping your tools sharpened and not letting them lie on the ground where they get hurt or get abused and dirty and can't find them. And some thoughts about how his father used to do things. Bruce Nauman
[ Abused Dirty Down Father Find Get Ground His How Hurt Keeping Letting Lie Put Said Sharpened Some Them Things Thoughts Tools Used Where Your]
As much success came to him, my father stayed true to his promise. He built the hospital to help the most helpless children with catastrophic illnesses. Marlo Thomas
[ Built Came Catastrophic Children Father Help Helpless Him His Hospital Illnesses Most Much Promise Stayed Success True]
This is not to say that the Scots are not fine people, but they were all sort of... well, my grandfather was a minister and sort of Protestant, and this was rather depressing to me. Alan Hovhaness
[ Depressing Fine Grandfather Minister Protestant Rather Say Scots Sort Well Were]
I lost my father was I 10 years old, and I always looked for a father. I missed my father very much. Anthony Quinn
[ Always Father Looked Lost Missed Much Old Very Years]
The surprising thing about fatherhood was finding my inner mush. Now I want to share it with the world. Christopher Meloni Dad
[ Fatherhood Finding Inner Mush Now Share Surprising Thing Want World]
I believe honor thy mother and father is not just a good commandment to live by, it is good public policy to govern by. That is why I feel so strongly about Medicare. Barbara Mikulski
[ Believe Commandment Father Feel Good Govern Honor Just Live Medicare Mother Policy Public Strongly Thy Why]
Every generation revolts against its fathers and makes friends with its grandfathers. Lewis Mumford
[ Against Every Fathers Friends Generation Grandfathers Makes Revolts]
My father was always telling himself no one was perfect, not even my mother. Broderick Crawford Dad
[ Always Even Father Himself Mother Perfect Telling]
God afflicts with the mind of a father, and kills for no other purpose but that he may raise again. Robert South
[ Afflicts Again Father God Kills May Mind Other Purpose Raise]
He is still my father. He is still a person I know I could trust and he would never do anything against me. Once you're at the top, there are not many people like that. People always want something from you. Martina Hingis
[ Against Always Anything Could Father Know Many Never Once Person Something Still Top Trust Want Would]
My mom was a ventriloquist and she always was throwing her voice. For ten years I thought the dog was telling me to kill my father. Wendy Leibman
[ Always Dog Father Her Kill Mom She Telling Ten Thought Throwing Ventriloquist Voice Years]
Most Americans aren't the sort of citizens the Founding Fathers expected; they are contented serfs. Far from being active critics of government, they assume that its might makes it right. Joseph Sobran
[ Active Americans Assume Being Citizens Contented Critics Expected Far Fathers Founding Government Makes Might Most Right Serfs Sort]
Because I was in Atlanta, people didn't realize I'm one of the real forefathers in the game. Jermaine Dupri
[ Atlanta Because Forefathers Game Real Realize]
Alzheimer's is a devastating disease. It was painful for me and my family to watch my grandfather deteriorate. We must find a cure for this horrible disease. David Hyde Pierce
[ Alzheimer Cure Deteriorate Devastating Disease Family Find Grandfather Horrible Must Painful Watch]
I felt no pressure that my grandfather was famous and my uncle was famous. Kim Weston
[ Famous Felt Grandfather Pressure Uncle]
In this movie, you have all the things you love from Tim. All the magic and the whimsy and the surreal, but he also has a fantastic story of a father and son that really gets under your skin. Danny DeVito
[ Also Fantastic Father Gets Love Magic Movie Really Skin Son Story Surreal Things Tim Under Your]
You must be ready to give up everything, not only material attachments but also human attachments - father, mother, wife, children - everything that you have. But the one thing which you have to abandon unconditionally is your self. Bede Griffiths
[ Abandon Also Attachments Children Everything Father Give Human Material Mother Must Only Ready Self Thing Unconditionally Up Which Wife Your]
I had an older brother who was very interested in literature, so I had an early exposure to literature, and and theater. My father sometimes would work in musical comedies. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Brother Comedies Early Exposure Father Had Interested Literature Musical Older Sometimes Theater Very Work Would]
Then my mother was taken ill and died and my father took me to St. Mary's. Desmond Dekker
[ Died Father Ill Mary Mother St Taken Then Took]
I'm very old-fashioned in some ways because of my father, who thought that being a public servant was an honor. Everyone must find a capacity in which they can serve, because we all benefit from society. Kathleen Turner
[ Because Being Benefit Capacity Everyone Father Find Honor Must Old-Fashioned Public Servant Serve Society Some Thought Very Ways Which]
Seriously though, my father was the first African American to sign a contract with the Metropolitan Opera so I grew up with classical music and jazz in the home all the time. Bobby McFerrin
[ African American Classical Contract Father First Grew Home Jazz Metropolitan Music Opera Seriously Sign Though Time Up]
The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all. Benjamin Spock
[ After Babies Best Bringing Children Come Conclusion Different Doing Fathers Feel Good Instinctively Methods More Mothers Studied Their Up]
I am an expert of electricity. My father occupied the chair of applied electricity at the state prison. W. C. Fields
[ Am Applied Chair Electricity Expert Father Occupied Prison State]
My father has taught me all the tricks of the boys at an early age, which has made me very careful. Kim Wilde
[ Age Boys Careful Early Father Made Taught Tricks Very Which]
Men who live valiantly and die nobly have a strength and a courage from the eternal Father. Josephus Daniels
[ Courage Die Eternal Father Live Men Nobly Strength]
I suppose you could say my father's world was Thomas Hardy and my mother's D.H. Lawrence. Seamus Heaney
[ Could Father Hardy Lawrence Mother Say Suppose Thomas World]
The fame aspect of winning the Masters... besides being married and becoming a father, that's a strong third there. Mike Weir
[ Aspect Becoming Being Besides Fame Father Married Masters Strong Third Winning]
I felt that the best I could do for my father, and the best I could do for myself, and my mother and my family was to stay open to the experience, and learn whatever I could at every step of the way as it was going on. Patti Davis
[ Best Could Every Experience Family Father Felt Going Learn Mother Myself Open Stay Step Way Whatever]
I expected to be a farmer like my father and brothers. Life seemed pleasant and orderly. Lawrence Welk
[ Brothers Expected Farmer Father Life Orderly Pleasant Seemed]
My mother would read aloud to my father and me in the evening. She read mainly travel books. Beverly Cleary
[ Aloud Books Evening Father Mainly Mother Read She Travel Would]
When a child grows up without a father, there is an empty place where someone must stand, providing an example of character and confidence. Steve Largent
[ Character Child Confidence Empty Example Father Grows Must Place Providing Someone Stand Up Where Without]
In my relations with my father, which are difficult and where I'm often met by coolness and indifference, I am constantly tempted to be cold and indifferent. Yet I know that this is a test if I could take it rightly. Evelyn Underhill
[ Am Cold Constantly Coolness Could Difficult Father Indifference Indifferent Know Met Often Relations Rightly Take Tempted Test Where Which Yet]
My father was a man of love. He always loved me to death. He worked hard in the fields, but my father never hit me. Never. I don't ever remember a really cross, unkind word from my father. Johnny Cash
[ Always Cross Death Ever Father Fields Hard Hit Love Loved Man Never Really Remember Unkind Word Worked]
The happiest years of my mother's life were spent in Washington, D.C. It was where she met my father, where John was born and where I spent my earliest years. Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg
[ Born Earliest Father Happiest John Life Met Mother She Spent Washington Were Where Years]
My children, as long as you live, the shadow of the Hiss Case will brush you. In every pair of eyes that rests on you, you will see pass, like a cloud passing behind a woods in winter, the memory of your father - dissembled in friendly eyes, lurking in unfriendly eyes. Whittaker Chambers
[ Behind Brush Case Children Cloud Every Eyes Father Friendly Hiss Live Long Lurking Memory Pair Pass Passing Rests See Shadow Unfriendly Will Winter Woods Your]
A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma. Marlene Dietrich
[ Abdicate Could Delegate Dilemma Duties Either Father His Incompetence King Neither Only Paradox Realizing See Sons Understand Would]
Chris Martin's a good friend of mine. I'm actually Apple's godfather. He's an old friend and we've been mates for quite a few years now. Simon Pegg
[ Actually Apple Been Chris Few Friend Godfather Good Martin Mates Mine Now Old Quite Years]
Must! Is must a word to be addressed to princes? Little man, little man! Thy father, if he had been alive, durst not have used that word. Elizabeth I
[ Addressed Alive Been Father Had Little Man Must Princes Thy Used Word]
No man is responsible for his father. That was entirely his mother's affair. Margaret Turnbull Dad
[ Affair Entirely Father His Man Mother Responsible]
I coached against Dave the last couple of years, and I was very proud to be the first time a father ever coached against his son. He beat me for 30 minutes the first time and 59 and a half minutes the second time. Don Shula
[ Against Beat Coached Couple Dave Ever Father First Half His Last Minutes Proud Second Son Time Very Years]
I started in London, as a kid. My mother knew I had sort of an inbred talent. She was an actress, so I inherited it from her. But I think I got a lot of it from my grandfather, who was a great politician. Angela Lansbury
[ Actress Got Grandfather Great Had Her Inherited Kid Knew London Lot Mother Politician She Sort Started Talent Think]
When my father arrived in Kenya, he had found the Kikuyu way of life similar to that of the British at the time the Romans invaded England 2,000 years ago. Louis Leakey
[ Ago Arrived British England Father Found Had Invaded Kenya Life Romans Similar Time Way Years]
I'm very proud of my gold pocket watch. My grandfather, on his deathbed, sold me this watch. Woody Allen
[ Deathbed Gold Grandfather His Pocket Proud Sold Very Watch]
Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers. Aldous Huxley Dad
[ Always Charmed Disillusioned Fathers Rebellious Sons Their Which Wish]
One of my grandfathers, actually, having gone out there as a minister, decided he would better serve the people as a doctor. So at a very late age - at the age of 38 in fact - he changed course and decided to become a doctor. Colin Firth
[ Actually Age Become Better Changed Course Decided Doctor Fact Gone Grandfathers Having Late Minister Out Serve Very Would]
James Brown became my father. He would talk to me the way a father talked to a son. He became the father I never had. Al Sharpton
[ Became Brown Father Had James Never Son Talk Talked Way Would]
I have known Harold Ford Jr. since before he was born, in that his father was my driver in the 1966 governor's race, and has remained a friend of mine all these years. John Jay Hooker
[ Before Born Driver Father Ford Friend Governor Harold His Jr Known Mine Race Remained Since These Years]
When you grow up around it, I just watched my father work really hard. He wasn't around as much as I would have liked. And when I grew up, I understood why. Katey Sagal
[ Around Father Grew Grow Hard Just Liked Much Really Understood Up Watched Why Work Would]
When did it become a problem to be a small businessman and become successful? The small businessman - like my father, or like me? Glenn Beck Business
[ Become Businessman Did Father Problem Small Successful]
A group of politicians deciding to dump a President because his morals are bad is like the Mafia getting together to bump off the Godfather for not going to church on Sunday. Russell Baker
[ Bad Because Bump Church Deciding Dump Getting Godfather Going Group His Mafia Morals Off Politicians President Sunday Together]
I have always found it difficult to wait for things - whether it was to see my father or sailor brother, Alan, again after their long sea trips, or the chance of a better job, or even new curtains. Anna Neagle
[ After Again Alan Always Better Brother Chance Curtains Difficult Even Father Found Job Long New Sailor Sea See Their Things Trips Wait Whether]
There were 15 people in the village, including five of us. If my father arrested somebody in the winter, he'd have to wait until the thaw to turn him in. Leslie Nielsen
[ Arrested Father Five Him Including Somebody Thaw Turn Until Us Village Wait Were Winter]
Two more years were to go by before I knew anything about William Blake. Many years later, when his wife died, my godfather gave me the two books as a remembrance. Laurence Housman
[ Anything Before Blake Books Died Gave Go Godfather His Knew Later Many More Remembrance Two Were Wife William Years]
I think the obvious answer is I was raised in New York City, so growing up, not only myself but my family, like my father, we would watch a lot of Scorsese films. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Answer City Family Father Films Growing Lot Myself New Obvious Only Raised Scorsese Think Up Watch Would York]
My father was the son of immigrants, and he grew up bilingual, but English is what my father taught me and what he spoke to me. America's strength is not our diversity; it is our ability to unite around common principles even when we come from different backgrounds. Ernest Istook
[ Ability America Around Backgrounds Bilingual Come Common Different Diversity English Even Father Grew Immigrants Our Principles Son Spoke Strength Taught Unite Up]
My father was a CPA. He worked hard in the aircraft industry, and would come home more and more infrequently. He was about to leave my mother, which he did when I was 15. Jeremy Irons
[ Aircraft Come Did Father Hard Home Industry Infrequently Leave More Mother Which Worked Would]
I want to thank my mother and my father for teaching me to have a dream. You are seeing my dream come true. Louise Fletcher
[ Come Dream Father Mother Seeing Teaching Thank True Want]
When I was about 3, my grandfather used to give me and my sister a nickel to sit out on the front porch with him and sing songs. Tommy Shaw
[ Front Give Grandfather Him Nickel Out Porch Sing Sister Sit Songs Used]
My father was a very unhappy person, very sarcastic, and my mother was very nervous and worried about what people thought. They weren't monsters, but it wasn't a good childhood. Paula Danziger
[ Childhood Father Good Monsters Mother Nervous Person Sarcastic Thought Unhappy Very Weren Worried]
Fathering makes a man, whatever his standing in the eyes of the world, feel strong and good and important, just as he makes his child feel loved and valued. Frank Pittman
[ Child Eyes Fathering Feel Good His Important Just Loved Makes Man Standing Strong Valued Whatever World]
I wasn't allowed to go to movies when I was kid; my father was a minister. 101 Dalmatians and King of Kings, that was the extent of it. Denzel Washington
[ Allowed Extent Father Go Kid King Kings Minister Movies]
In families there is always the mythology. My father died when my kids were quite young still, and yet they still tell his stories. That is how a person lives on. Jessica Lange
[ Always Died Families Father His How Kids Lives Mythology Person Quite Still Stories Tell Were Yet Young]
My father was a farmer and my mother was a farmer, but, my childhood was very good. I am very grateful for my childhood, because it was full of gladness and good humanity. Roberto Benigni Parenting
[ Am Because Childhood Farmer Father Full Gladness Good Grateful Humanity Mother Very]
I hope I am remembered by my children as a good father. Orson Scott Card Dad
[ Am Children Father Good Hope Remembered]
Everybody thinks that this civilization has lasted a very long time but it really does take very few grandfathers' granddaughters to take us back to the dark ages. Gertrude Stein
[ Ages Back Civilization Dark Does Everybody Few Grandfathers Lasted Long Really Take Thinks Time Us Very]
You see, I had been riding with the storm clouds, and had come to earth as rain, and it was drought that I had killed with the power that the Six Grandfathers gave me. Black Elk
[ Been Clouds Come Drought Earth Gave Grandfathers Had Killed Power Rain Riding See Six Storm]
My father was killed by a German mine, while I lost other relatives in Allied bombing attacks. Jean-Marie Le Pen
[ Allied Attacks Bombing Father German Killed Lost Mine Other Relatives While]
You know, we travelled a lot when I was a kid because my father was wherever the work was. Katey Sagal
[ Because Father Kid Know Lot Travelled Wherever Work]
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. Jonathan Lethem
[ Also Artist Artists Connects Example Father Friends Grew His Mainly Parents Up Were Writers]
What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all. Benjamin Spock Parenting
[ After Babies Best Doing Fathers Feel Good Instinctively Mothers Their Usually]
My father was a poor man, very poor in a British colonial possession where class and race were very important. Sidney Poitier
[ British Class Colonial Father Important Man Poor Possession Race Very Were Where]
I was pretty young when my father was prime minister, so it wasn't really a big part of my life. My folks were away a lot, meeting foreign dignitaries and that sort of thing, but it never struck me as odd. If anything it allowed me to get into all sorts of mischief. Julian McMahon
[ Allowed Anything Away Big Father Folks Foreign Get Into Life Lot Meeting Minister Mischief Never Odd Part Pretty Prime Really Sort Sorts Struck Thing Were Young]
I seem to keep returning to my father in poems because his personality was so extreme, so driven. He did everything to excess. Robert Morgan
[ Because Did Driven Everything Excess Extreme Father His Keep Personality Poems Returning Seem]
I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection. Sigmund Freud
[ Any Cannot Childhood Father Need Protection Strong Think]
Father asked us what was God's noblest work. Anna said men, but I said babies. Men are often bad, but babies never are. Louisa May Alcott
[ Anna Asked Babies Bad Father God Men Never Noblest Often Said Us Work]
I think Romeo and Juliet is uplifting. That's how much a son wishes to avenge his father. That is how much two young people can love each other. Ben Kingsley
[ Avenge Each Father His How Juliet Love Much Other Romeo Son Think Two Uplifting Wishes Young]
So for twelve miles I rode with Sherman, and we became fast friends. He asked me all manner of questions on the way, and I found that he knew my father well, and remembered his tragic death in Salt Creek Valley. Buffalo Bill
[ Asked Became Creek Death Fast Father Found Friends His Knew Manner Miles Questions Remembered Rode Salt Sherman Tragic Twelve Valley Way Well]
My father was a good preacher and had a little bit of drama. Jayne Meadows
[ Bit Drama Father Good Had Little Preacher]
My father suffered much and toiled painfully all his life, for he had no resources other than the proceeds of his trade from which to support himself and his wife and family. Albrecht Durer
[ Family Father Had Himself His Life Much Other Painfully Proceeds Resources Suffered Support Than Trade Which Wife]
It has to be real, and I think a lot of the problems we have as a society is because we don't acknowledge that family is important, and it has to be people who are present, you know, and mothers and fathers, both are not present enough with children. James Earl Jones
[ Acknowledge Because Both Children Enough Family Fathers Important Know Lot Mothers Present Problems Real Society Think]
I'm aware that most people who meet me for the first time think of me in a certain way because of who my father is. That just comes with the territory. But that's been that way ever since I was a little kid as long as I can remember. I grew up that way. Ron Reagan
[ Aware Because Been Certain Comes Ever Father First Grew Just Kid Little Long Meet Most Remember Since Territory Think Time Up Way]
When I was a little boy I used to borrow my father's hat, and make a press card to stick in the hat band. That was the way reporters were always portrayed in the movies. Charles Kuralt
[ Always Band Borrow Boy Card Father Hat Little Make Movies Portrayed Press Reporters Stick Used Way Were]
For the freedoms our founding fathers not only dreamed about, but made into reality. It is that same pursuit of freedom today that is helping to make our world a safer place. John M. McHugh
[ Dreamed Fathers Founding Freedom Freedoms Helping Into Made Make Only Our Place Pursuit Reality Safer Same Today World]
Most of the things we do, we do for no better reason than that our fathers have done them or our neighbors do them, and the same is true of a larger part than what we suspect of what we think. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
[ Better Done Fathers Larger Most Neighbors Our Part Reason Same Suspect Than Them Things Think True]
Whenever I fail as a father or husband... a toy and a diamond always works. Shahrukh Khan Dad
[ Always Diamond Fail Father Husband Toy Whenever Works]
If my father's business hadn't gone broke, I'd be exporting nuts, bolts and sugar machinery right now. What an awful thought! Cesar Romero
[ Awful Bolts Broke Business Exporting Father Gone Hadn Machinery Now Nuts Right Sugar Thought]
I loved the Godfather. I thought that was the best interpretation of our life that I've ever seen. Godfather I and Godfather II - the other one stunk. Sammy Gravano
[ Best Ever Godfather Ii Interpretation Life Loved Other Our Seen Stunk Thought]
Some people think my father was a spy, because of working for that government agency in Vietnam, but he can't find his car keys, much less keep a national secret. Lauren Graham
[ Agency Because Car Father Find Government His Keep Keys Less Much National Secret Some Spy Think Vietnam Working]
The English was really my mother, it was never me. Being the daughter of my father, I always felt very French. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Always Being Daughter English Father Felt French Mother Never Really Very]
The stag tells him that he is the eldest of the sons - the father's favorite - and he warns the father that if he tries to shoot any of the stags, their antlers will tear him to pieces. Georg Solti
[ Any Eldest Father Favorite Him Pieces Shoot Sons Tear Tells Their Tries Warns Will]
The fundamental defect of fathers, in our competitive society, is that they want their children to be a credit to them. Bertrand Russell Dad
[ Children Competitive Credit Defect Fathers Fundamental Our Society Their Them Want]
My father, one of the great entrepreneurs and philanthropists of this state, taught me that capital - monetary or political - is to be used to benefit others. I intend to continue that tradition. Jon Huntsman, Jr.
[ Benefit Capital Continue Entrepreneurs Father Great Intend Monetary Others Philanthropists Political State Taught Tradition Used]
My parents moved to Los Angeles when I was really young, but I spent every summer with my grandparents, and I'd stay with my grandfather on the farm in Longview. He was retired from the railroad, and he had a small farm with some cows and some pigs. I remember part of my youth was feeding hogs and plowing fields and stuff, so that's a part of me. Forest Whitaker
[ Angeles Cows Every Farm Feeding Fields Grandfather Grandparents Had Hogs Los Moved Parents Part Pigs Plowing Railroad Really Remember Retired Small Some Spent Stay Stuff Summer Young Youth]
And truly, when you look at the Constitution and our founding fathers and their writings, the things that made this country great, you might draw those conclusions: That they were conservative. They were fiscally conservative and socially conservative. Sharron Angle
[ Conclusions Conservative Constitution Country Draw Fathers Fiscally Founding Great Look Made Might Our Socially Their Things Those Truly Were Writings]
In our fathers' time nothing was read but books of feigned chivalry, wherein a man by reading should be led to none other end, but only to manslaughter and bawdry. Roger Ascham
[ Books Chivalry End Fathers Led Man None Nothing Only Other Our Read Reading Should Time Wherein]
Feels good to try, but playing a father, I'm getting a little older. I see now that I'm taking it more serious and I do want that lifestyle. Adam Sandler Dad
[ Father Feels Getting Good Lifestyle Little More Now Older Playing See Serious Taking Try Want]
I'm no where as tough as my father. I really think that I am more open to change than he was. A. J. Foyt
[ Am Change Father More Open Really Than Think Tough Where]
My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better. Marlo Thomas
[ Better Eat Father Givers Kinds May Said Sleep Takers Two Were World]
A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again. Enid Bagnold Dad
[ Again Always Baby Back Father Her His Into Little Making She Turns Woman]
Like all my family and class, I considered it a sign of weakness to show affection; to have been caught kissing my mother would have been a disgrace, and to have shown affection for my father would have been a disaster. Agnes Smedley Family
[ Affection Been Caught Class Considered Disaster Disgrace Family Father Kissing Mother Show Shown Sign Weakness Would]
I went to visit my father to tell him that I was going to go to college and become an architect - that was my dream. I was like, yeah I graduated from school, but it's not like you showed up for that. But all he was worried about is whether or not I wanted money from him. Jake Roberts
[ Architect Become College Dream Father Go Going Graduated Him Money School Showed Tell Up Visit Wanted Went Whether Worried Yeah]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer. John Sebastian
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father. Herbie Hancock Dad
[ Careful Dazzle Father Forget Husband Much World]
My father thought sport was something fun - he didn't know it was a way to make money. Then I won a Mercedes at the world championships and I gave it to him. From the moment it arrived my father said: 'Good, you can support not just yourself but me too'. Haile Gebrselassie
[ Arrived Championships Father Fun Gave Good Him Just Know Make Mercedes Moment Money Said Something Sport Support Then Thought Too Way Won World Yourself]
On the justice of the cause of Prince Edouard, adding insurances of greatest sincerity to help it and support it and give him on all occasions of the marks of the same feelings as I have for the King his father. Henry Benedict Stuart
[ Adding Cause Father Feelings Give Greatest Help Him His Justice King Marks Occasions Prince Same Sincerity Support]
I have been surrounded by artists and paintings throughout my life. My father Ted Dyer is an artist, and from a very early age I have spent time painting and drawing. John Dyer
[ Age Artist Artists Been Drawing Early Father Life Painting Paintings Spent Surrounded Ted Throughout Time Very]
I think that people don't know how to do anything anymore. My father was a janitor. He could take a car apart and put it back together. He could build a house in the back yard. Today, if you ask people what they know, they say, 'I know how to hire someone.' Walter Mosley
[ Anymore Anything Apart Ask Back Build Car Could Father Hire House How Janitor Know Put Say Someone Take Think Today Together Yard]
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? Brad Pitt
[ Betty Grandfather Grandparents Movie Name Phoned Said Saw Shouted Which Your]
The child is father of the man. William Wordsworth Dad
[ Child Father Man]
A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of his inheritance may drive him to despair. Niccolo Machiavelli
[ Bear Despair Drive Equanimity Father Him His Inheritance Loss May Son]
Father or stepfather - those are just titles to me. They don't mean anything. Oliver Hudson Dad
[ Anything Father Just Mean Stepfather Those Titles]
I told my father I wanted to play the banjo, and so he saved the money and got ready to give me a banjo for my next birthday, and between that time and my birthday, I lost interest in the banjo and was playing guitar. Jackson Browne
[ Banjo Between Birthday Father Give Got Guitar Interest Lost Money Next Play Playing Ready Saved Time Told Wanted]
My father kept his distance from working-class American blacks. Constance Baker Motley
[ American Blacks Distance Father His Kept Working-Class Working-Class]
Although raised on the farm - my grandfather was an unsuccessful fundamentalist preacher turned farmer - my father and his brother both became professors. Philip Warren Anderson
[ Although Became Both Brother Farm Farmer Father Fundamentalist Grandfather His Preacher Professors Raised Turned Unsuccessful]
I want to be a soldier as my father was. Kaspar Hauser
[ Father Soldier Want]
My father died. It is still a deep regret to me this day that in choosing acting as my career I was forced to hurt him. He died too early to see I had done the right, the only thing. Conrad Veidt
[ Acting Career Choosing Day Deep Died Done Early Father Forced Had Him Hurt Only Regret Right See Still Thing Too]
The path I am trying so hard to follow is in fact the one that God my Father and His Son Jesus Christ want me to pursue. It has brought me deep happiness. Clayton Christensen
[ Am Brought Christ Deep Fact Father Follow God Happiness Hard His Jesus Path Pursue Son Trying Want]
The Founding Fathers would be sorry to see that America had become so divided and factionalized. Michael Beschloss
[ America Become Divided Fathers Founding Had See Sorry Would]
I heard Yiddish when my father's family came to the house, which was as seldom as my mother could arrange it. Joseph Greenberg
[ Arrange Came Could Family Father Heard House Mother Seldom Which Yiddish]
My father's people... are from Fairfax in northern Virginia, just across the Mason-Dixon line. So it was an honour to play Lee, he was a great general. Robert Duvall
[ Across Father General Great Honour Just Lee Line Northern Play Virginia]
My father was a soccer player. All my friends played basketball though, so I stuck with basketball. Steve Nash
[ Basketball Father Friends Played Player Soccer Stuck Though]
Men of New England, I hold you to the doctrines of liberty which ye inherit from your Puritan forefathers. Caleb Cushing
[ Doctrines England Forefathers Hold Inherit Liberty Men New Puritan Which Ye Your]
If my father had hugged me even once, I'd be an accountant right now. Ray Romano Dad
[ Accountant Even Father Had Hugged Now Once Right]
Go for Dr. Bowen as soon as you can. I think father is hurt. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Dr Father Go Hurt Soon Think]
Our mother was a very religious and observant Jew, our father less so. She was kind of driving the religious education, so for us it was more a burden and an obligation when we were kids at that age. Joel Coen
[ Age Burden Driving Education Father Jew Kids Kind Less More Mother Obligation Observant Our Religious She Us Very Were]
We did an episode on Good Times which came out of a newspaper article about the incidence of hypertension in black males being higher than whites, and increasing. So we did a show in which James, the father on Good Times, had hypertension. Norman Lear
[ Article Being Black Came Did Episode Father Good Had Higher Incidence Increasing James Males Newspaper Out Show Than Times Which Whites]
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. Priscilla Presley
[ Actresses Back Convincing Dating Else Father Going Had Him Hollywood Know Mother Parents Saying Serious Something Telling Them Thing Would]
Well I'm a third-generation musician. My Grandfather's a musician and my father and mother were both musicians and so I'm a musician. It was just natural that I should be a musician 'cause I was born into the family. Sam Rivers
[ Born Both Cause Family Father Grandfather Into Just Mother Musician Musicians Natural Should Well Were]
Doubt is the father of invention. Ambrose Bierce
[ Doubt Father Invention]
I always read all these books about the slaves. My mother is very educated. My father would talk to us like we were grown men. We never knew what he was talking about half the time. Wynton Marsalis
[ Always Books Educated Father Grown Half Knew Men Mother Never Read Slaves Talk Talking These Time Us Very Were Would]
My mother, sister and I watched through the windows as my father gambled. Tom Berenger
[ Father Gambled Mother Sister Through Watched Windows]
Manual labor to my father was not only good and decent for it's own sake but, as he was given to saying, it straightened out one's thoughts. Mary Ellen Chase
[ Decent Father Given Good Labor Manual Only Out Own Sake Saying Straightened Thoughts]
My father was frightened of his mother; I was frightened of my father, and I am damned well going to see to it that my children are frightened of me. King George V
[ Am Children Damned Father Frightened Going His Mother See Well]
My uncle was a hero, Lewis Roundtree. He was not even related to me really, but he was always called my uncle. He was like a father to me. I was closer to him than I was my father. Ed Bradley
[ Always Called Closer Even Father Hero Him Lewis Really Related Than Uncle]
Initially I had intended to study medicine, but before going to University I had decided that I would be better suited to a career in which I could concentrate my activities and interests more on a single goal than appeared to be possible in my father's profession. Frederick Sanger
[ Activities Appeared Before Better Career Concentrate Could Decided Father Goal Going Had Initially Intended Interests Medicine More Possible Profession Single Study Suited Than University Which Would]
I would want my legacy to be that I was a great son, father and friend. Dante Hall Dad
[ Father Friend Great Legacy Son Want Would]
My father didn't know George W. Bush from Adam. Ron Reagan
[ Adam Bush Father George Know]
Along the beach I never collected shells from my father's shore. Corey Hart
[ Along Beach Collected Father Never Shells Shore]
My father was an all-American football player. Edwin Moses
[ All-American Father Football Player]
I get whatever placidity I have from my father. But my mother taught me how to take it on the chin. Norma Shearer Parenting
[ Chin Father Get How Mother Take Taught Whatever]
I was surprised by how much I like being a father; surprised at what a decent father I am, because I was afraid I wouldn't be able to dump my selfishness. Michael Zaslow
[ Able Afraid Am Because Being Decent Dump Father How Much Selfishness Surprised]
My father had a varied ear, from Hank Williams to Ravel. Madeleine Peyroux
[ Ear Father Had Hank Ravel Varied Williams]
Will you permit the sacred fire of liberty, brought by your fathers from the venerable temples of Britain, to be quenched and trodden out on the simple altars they have raised? Joseph Howe
[ Altars Britain Brought Fathers Fire Liberty Out Permit Quenched Raised Sacred Simple Temples Trodden Venerable Will Your]
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan. John F. Kennedy
[ Defeat Fathers Orphan Thousand Victory]
Not a tenth of us who are in business are doing as well as we could if we merely followed the principles that were known to our grandfathers. William Feather
[ Business Could Doing Followed Grandfathers Known Merely Our Principles Tenth Us Well Were]
My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition. Indira Gandhi
[ Competition Credit First Grandfather Group Kinds Less Much Once Take Those Told Try Two Were Work]
I had no expectations about fatherhood, really, but it's definitely a journey I'm glad to be taking. Number one, it's a great learning experience. When my mother told me it's a 24/7 job, she wasn't kidding. Christopher Meloni
[ Definitely Expectations Experience Fatherhood Glad Great Had Job Journey Kidding Learning Mother Number Really She Taking Told]
Partly because his life ended before the age of 50, Hamilton was defined by the other founding fathers, and he managed, with amazing consistency, to alienate most of them. Ron Chernow
[ Age Alienate Amazing Because Before Consistency Defined Ended Fathers Founding Hamilton His Life Managed Most Other Partly Them]
I see happiness as a by-product. I don't think you can pursue happiness. I think that phrase is one of the very few mistakes the Founding Fathers made. James Hillman
[ By-Product Fathers Few Founding Happiness Made Mistakes Phrase Pursue See Think Very]
My son is 7 years old. I am 54. It has taken me a great many years to reach that age. I am more respected in the community, I am stronger, I am more intelligent and I think I am better than he is. I don't want to be a pal, I want to be a father. Clifton Paul Fadiman
[ Age Am Better Community Father Great Intelligent Many More Old Pal Reach Respected Son Stronger Taken Than Think Want Years]
Some fatherlands are difficult. Germany is one of them. But it is our fatherland. Here is where we live and work. Gustav Heinemann
[ Difficult Fatherland Germany Here Live Our Some Them Where Work]
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. Brandi Chastain Travel
[ Australia China Earth Ever Every Game Grandfather Mom Parents Played Probably Side Soccer Travel Went Would]
My grandfather taught me generosity. He sold snow cones in Harlem. I went with him at 5 and he let me hand out the change and snow cones. I learned a lot in the couple of years that we did that. Erik Estrada
[ Change Couple Did Generosity Grandfather Hand Harlem Him Learned Lot Out Snow Sold Taught Went Years]
When I got back to my father and mother and was sitting up there in our tepee, my face was still all puffed and my legs and arms were badly swollen; but I felt good all over and wanted to get right up and run around. Black Elk
[ Arms Around Back Badly Face Father Felt Get Good Got Legs Mother Our Over Right Run Sitting Still Swollen Up Wanted Were]
I like the Beatles. They're at the core of my musicality. And John Lennon's my spiritual father. Esai Morales
[ Beatles Core Father John Lennon Musicality Spiritual]
To me, having kids is the ultimate job in life. I want to be most successful at being a good father. Nick Lachey
[ Being Father Good Having Job Kids Life Most Successful Ultimate Want]
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. David Krumholtz
[ Acting Conversations Crazy Encouraging Father Found Given Gotten Had Never Out Parents Part Proud Thought Very Went Were]
My father-in-law was once Chairman of Military Affairs in the Senate, the latter part of the Wilson Administrations. He knew a lot about and was fond of the Army. Stuart Symington
[ Administrations Affairs Army Chairman Father-In-Law Fond Knew Latter Lot Military Once Part Senate Wilson]
My role model was my grandfather. He instilled in me the feeling that no matter how successful you are you have a responsibility to help others. Kevin Johnson
[ Feeling Grandfather Help How Instilled Matter Model Others Responsibility Role Successful]
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. Robert Jay Lifton
[ Again Atheist Combating Father Forms His Influenced Judaism Mother Much Orthodox Parents Pride Steeped Took Traditional Very Were Which]
I am really looking forward to driving another of my father?s car at the show in Rotterdam. Nelson Piquet
[ Am Another Car Driving Father Forward Looking Really Show]
It was not always easy because I was always an individual and found it difficult to be one of a group. One person who was very supportive was my father. My mother was great but my father really recognised my individuality and supported me in that. Sharon Stone
[ Always Because Difficult Easy Father Found Great Group Individual Individuality Mother Person Really Recognised Supported Supportive Very]
My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it. Quentin Crisp Parenting
[ Father Mother Protected Threatened World]
My father and his brothers were all lawyers, so I think that the expectation was probably for me to grow up to be an attorney, but it never really fascinated me that much. I was more interested in building things. Steve Case
[ Attorney Brothers Building Expectation Fascinated Father Grow His Interested Lawyers More Much Never Probably Really Things Think Up Were]
I grew up in a very open-minded family. My father died when I was very little, so my mother was really, really incredibly busy trying to provide for us. Sonia Braga
[ Busy Died Family Father Grew Incredibly Little Mother Open-Minded Provide Really Trying Up Us Very]
My first concern was to take care of my drawing. I did not have any knowledge in arts, especially Haitian arts, apart from the paintings I saw in my father's office. Ralph Allen
[ Any Apart Arts Care Concern Did Drawing Especially Father First Haitian Knowledge Office Paintings Saw Take]
As a little girl I used to daydream about my real father coming on a white horse to rescue me. Christine Keeler Dad
[ Coming Daydream Father Girl Horse Little Real Rescue Used White]
My father is a well known artist, Ted Dyer, who has been painting for many years. Our work is very different, but growing up surrounded by paintings, paints, easels and art books does have an effect. John Dyer
[ Art Artist Been Books Different Does Effect Father Growing Known Many Our Painting Paintings Paints Surrounded Ted Up Very Well Work Years]
Well, it gives, certainly to my father, who is the one that suffered the most in our family, and understanding of how the ideals of a country are only as good as the people who give it flesh and blood. George Takei
[ Blood Certainly Country Family Father Flesh Give Gives Good How Ideals Most Only Our Suffered Understanding Well]
I play the father in the scene when Will and Tommy go back to Tommy's old apartment. It was a big mistake. I hope not to be in the next movie I direct. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Apartment Back Big Direct Father Go Hope Mistake Movie Next Old Play Scene Tommy Will]
Our Founding Fathers would be proud of all that America has achieved, and will continue to achieve, in the coming years. John Linder
[ Achieve Achieved America Coming Continue Fathers Founding Our Proud Will Would Years]
Father had notions about manhood suffrage, public schools, the education and the elevation of the masses, and the gradual emancipation of the slaves, that did not suit the uncompromising views of people in places like Richmond. John Sergeant Wise
[ Did Education Elevation Emancipation Father Gradual Had Manhood Masses Notions Places Public Richmond Schools Slaves Suffrage Suit Uncompromising Views]
Above all, be suspicious of your fatherland. Nobody is more inclined to become a murderer than a fatherland. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Above Become Fatherland Inclined More Murderer Nobody Suspicious Than Your]
We really were a very musical family. Father managed to buy us a small pump organ, and I just loved this instrument. Lawrence Welk
[ Buy Family Father Instrument Just Loved Managed Musical Organ Pump Really Small Us Very Were]
I have a Father's Day every day. Dennis Banks
[ Day Every Father]
What I do say is, yes, children may be resilient and they have been able to deal with all sorts of difficulties they have faced, but the bottom line is this: I believe very strongly children need a mother and a father in the home. Timothy Murphy
[ Able Been Believe Bottom Children Deal Difficulties Faced Father Home Line May Mother Need Resilient Say Sorts Strongly Very Yes]
I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to my wife. John Lithgow Dad
[ Always Decisions Father Fun Good Hard Went Wife]
My answer to the racial problem in America is to not deal with it at all. The founding fathers dealt with it when they made the Constitution. James Meredith
[ America Answer Constitution Deal Dealt Fathers Founding Made Problem Racial]
Nothing I've ever done has given me more joys and rewards than being a father to my children. Bill Cosby
[ Being Children Done Ever Father Given Joys More Nothing Rewards Than]
My father was something of a rainbow-chaser. Marc Davis Dad
[ Father Something]
I was just studying with my father, a very difficult task for me since he was a great, great Qawwali singer. Nusrat F. A. Khan
[ Difficult Father Great Just Since Singer Studying Task Very]
Father was the eldest son and the heir apparent, and he set the standard for being a Rockefeller very high, so every achievement was taken for granted and perfection was the norm. David Rockefeller
[ Achievement Apparent Being Eldest Every Father Granted Heir High Norm Perfection Rockefeller Set Son Standard Taken Very]
I never told my father I loved him before he died, and I have a lot of issues about that. They're all swimming around in my head, in my heart, unresolved, and in a way it felt fitting to dedicate the film to him. Gary Oldman
[ Around Before Dedicate Died Father Felt Film Fitting Head Heart Him Issues Lot Loved Never Swimming Told Unresolved Way]
I grew up in Manhattan and, since my father was a playwright, all I ever wanted to be was a stage actress. Laura Linney
[ Actress Ever Father Grew Manhattan Playwright Since Stage Up Wanted]
As someone who has seen war first hand, and as a father of three young adults, it was my hope that we could have resolved this conflict and disarmed Saddam Hussein without war. However, this was not the case. Allen Boyd
[ Adults Case Conflict Could Disarmed Father First Hand Hope However Hussein Resolved Saddam Seen Someone Three War Without Young]
Since God had commanded it, it was necessary that I do it. Since God commanded it, even if I had a hundred fathers and mothers, even if I had been a King's daughter, I would have gone nevertheless. Joan of Arc
[ Been Commanded Daughter Even Fathers God Gone Had Hundred King Mothers Necessary Nevertheless Since Would]
My father was a diplomat for part of his life and I jumped from country to country and culture to culture. Walter Salles
[ Country Culture Diplomat Father His Jumped Life Part]
I'm sick of very white teeth and lots of gymnasium practice. I'm bored, you know, send in the next one. I wanted a real man that I could believe was my brother, my father, you know, my next-door neighbor - a real person. Tim Roth
[ Believe Bored Brother Could Father Gymnasium Know Lots Man Neighbor Next Next-Door Person Practice Real Send Sick Teeth Very Wanted White]
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing. Aldous Huxley
[ Among Considered Equivalent Father Mountains Walk]
But I'm a great father. That's why I got custody. Kid Rock
[ Custody Father Got Great Why]
Our fathers had their dreams; we have ours; the generation that follows will have its own. Without dreams and phantoms man cannot exist. Olive Schreiner
[ Cannot Dreams Exist Fathers Follows Generation Had Man Our Ours Own Phantoms Their Will Without]
The forefathers, including James Madison, felt very strongly that the duties that we owe to God were outside of government's prerogative, that government had no business interfering with the way we worship God. Roy Moore
[ Business Duties Felt Forefathers God Government Had Including Interfering James Madison Outside Owe Prerogative Strongly Very Way Were Worship]
My father knew the charming side of my mother, and my mother thought that he was attentive and pleasant and was an architect, which was a respectable profession, but I don't think that they actually got to know one another deeply. Christopher Durang
[ Actually Another Architect Attentive Charming Deeply Father Got Knew Know Mother Pleasant Profession Respectable Side Think Thought Which]
Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents. Margaret Mead Dad
[ Accidents Biological Fathers Necessities Social]
I made a decision when my father passed away that I was going to be who God made me to be and not try to preach like my father. Joel Osteen Dad
[ Away Decision Father God Going Made Passed Preach Try]
The more I grow as an artist, the more I think I become like my father as an artist. The more I diversify, the more I become like my father, which is true to who he was. Ziggy Marley
[ Artist Become Diversify Father Grow More Think True Which]
I asked my girlfriend, 'Will you marry me?' She said, 'We'll have to ask my father.' So we had a seance and Jack Ruby says, 'Hello!' Emo Philips
[ Ask Asked Father Girlfriend Had Hello Jack Marry Ruby Said Says She Will]
See my father knew a lot about music, he played the piano and he would do theory and stuff like that, but I didn't learn anything from him, but I played that for him and he liked it a lot. John Fahey
[ Anything Father Him Knew Learn Liked Lot Music Piano Played See Stuff Theory Would]
I've had some amazing people in my life. Look at my father - he came from a small fishing village of five hundred people and at six foot four with giant ears and a kind of very odd expression, thought he could be a movie star. So go figure, you know? Kiefer Sutherland
[ Amazing Came Could Ears Expression Father Figure Fishing Five Foot Four Giant Go Had Hundred Kind Know Life Look Movie Odd Six Small Some Star Thought Very Village]
I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much. Hedy Lamarr Dad
[ Am Any Ashamed Equal Ever Father Loved Man Met Much Never Other Say]
My father was also a principal of a school and mother was a curriculum advisor. Both were educators. Edwin Moses
[ Advisor Also Both Curriculum Educators Father Mother Principal School Were]
My father said, If you want to do acting, you have to be successful, which is a silly thing to say. Diane Cilento
[ Acting Father Said Say Silly Successful Thing Want Which]
I was born an only child in Vienna, Austria. My father found hours to sit by me by the library fire and tell fairy stories. Hedy Lamarr
[ Austria Born Child Fairy Father Fire Found Hours Library Only Sit Stories Tell Vienna]
If, like Harry Keogh, I could talk to the dead - God, there are an awful lot of people I would like to speak to! Not least my father. Being in the army for 22 years, I didn't see enough of him, and I know there are a great many things I could have learned from him. Brian Lumley
[ Army Awful Being Could Dead Enough Father God Great Harry Him Know Learned Least Lot Many See Speak Talk Things Would Years]
I had some vague memory of visiting Canberra as a lad, when we came up with my father by car. But when I made the long train journey from Sydney to Canberra and arrived at the little stop, I did wonder slightly whether this really was the national capital. John Henry Carver
[ Arrived Came Capital Car Did Father Had Journey Lad Little Long Made Memory National Really Slightly Some Stop Sydney Train Up Vague Visiting Whether Wonder]
As fathers commonly go, it is seldom a misfortune to be fatherless; and considering the general run of sons, as seldom a misfortune to be childless. Lord Chesterfield
[ Childless Commonly Considering Fatherless Fathers General Go Misfortune Run Seldom Sons]
For those of us who have lost loved ones in their prime - as I did when my father and other relatives succumbed - even one of those years would have been a precious gift. Michael Milken
[ Been Did Even Father Gift Lost Loved Ones Other Precious Prime Relatives Succumbed Their Those Us Would Years]
My father was an ardent socialist for many years. Leon Askin
[ Ardent Father Many Socialist Years]
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Abraham Lincoln Equality
[ Ago Brought Conceived Continent Created Dedicated Equal Fathers Forth Liberty Men Nation New Our Proposition Seven Years]
Just as a child respects his father even when he perceives his weaknesses and faults, so a German will not despise the old Germany which was once a symbol of greatness to him. Gustav Stresemann
[ Child Despise Even Father Faults German Germany Greatness Him His Just Old Once Perceives Respects Symbol Weaknesses Which Will]
God was treated like this powerful, erratic, rather punitive father who has to be pacified and praised. You know, flattered. John Cleese
[ Erratic Father Flattered God Know Powerful Praised Punitive Rather Treated]
My father was the most rational and the most dispassionate of men. Simon Newcomb Dad
[ Dispassionate Father Men Most Rational]
There will always be a father. Gary Gilmore
[ Always Father Will]
My character Esteban is a guy who really didn't think he was gonna be there at this point in his life. He's in his early 30s. He's got a son. He's raising his son as a single father. Esai Morales
[ Character Early Father Gonna Got Guy His Life Point Raising Really Single Son Think]
Our Founding Fathers crafted a constitutional Republic for the first time in the history of the world because they were shaping a form of government that would not have the failures of a democracy in it, but had the representation of democracy in it. Steve King
[ Because Constitutional Crafted Democracy Failures Fathers First Form Founding Government Had History Our Representation Republic Shaping Time Were World Would]
My father was a lawyer and to my best knowledge nobody in my family before had interest in science. George Andrew Olah
[ Before Best Family Father Had Interest Knowledge Lawyer Nobody Science]
The decision for me was whether to have "The Father" be a book that told a story - from the point of view of this speaker, the daughter - without, as in the earlier books, then having a section on something else and a section on something else. Sharon Olds
[ Book Books Daughter Decision Earlier Else Father Having Point Section Something Speaker Story Then Told View Whether Without]
My dad had been an actor... not only had my dad been an actor, but his dad had been an actor, and my great-grandfather had been an actor. And who knows before then? David Hyde Pierce
[ Actor Been Before Dad Had His Knows Only Then]
I'm quite sensitive to women. I saw how my sister got treated by boyfriends. I read this thing that said when you are in a relationship with a woman, imagine how you would feel if you were her father. That's been my approach, for the most part. Orlando Bloom
[ Approach Been Boyfriends Father Feel Got Her How Imagine Most Part Quite Read Relationship Said Saw Sensitive Sister Thing Treated Were Woman Women Would]
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. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Believed Could Deeply Enjoyed Father Generously Lived Moment Mother Parents Said Share Wish Would]
The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf. Bertrand Russell Dad
[ Family Father Golf Modern Particularly Place Plays Small Suburban Very]
My father had all kinds of instruments in the house that he would hide from my mother. He bought them through mail order! Cassandra Wilson
[ Bought Father Had Hide House Instruments Kinds Mail Mother Order Them Through Would]
I was sent to a school because my father was already aware that his days were numbered, and he was anxious for me to acquire a good education and follow in his footsteps. Sigrid Undset
[ Acquire Already Anxious Aware Because Days Education Father Follow Footsteps Good His Numbered School Sent Were]
It's just different discipline, just doing the voice over. I guess I've done about 5 or 6 audio books in the past and I do the animated voice for a show called Fatherhood on Nickelodeon. Blair Underwood
[ Animated Audio Books Called Different Discipline Doing Done Fatherhood Guess Just Nickelodeon Over Past Show Voice]
And my father was a comic. He could play any musical instrument. He loved to perform. He was a wonderfully comedic character. He had the ability to dance and sing and charm and analyze poetry. Lynn Johnston
[ Ability Analyze Any Character Charm Comedic Comic Could Dance Father Had Instrument Loved Musical Perform Play Poetry Sing Wonderfully]
I was nine or 10 years old and my father was sacked on Christmas Day. He was a manager, the results had not been good, he lost a game on December 22 or 23. On Christmas Day, the telephone rang and he was sacked in the middle of our lunch. Jose Mourinho
[ Been Christmas Day December Father Game Good Had Lost Lunch Manager Middle Nine Old Our Rang Results Sacked Telephone Years]
I was raised in Chicago, so always used Latina. It's what my Father and brothers called ourselves, when we meant the entire Spanish-speaking community of Chicago. Sandra Cisneros
[ Always Brothers Called Chicago Community Entire Father Latina Meant Ourselves Raised Used]
My father was a soil scientist with the Geological Survey. Jim Fowler
[ Father Geological Scientist Soil Survey]
One way of reading my life is that I have been in constant search for a father. Christine Keeler
[ Been Constant Father Life Reading Search Way]
I know the pressures of being the daughter of a great actress. But it's inspiring. You learn so much that other people don't get to learn until later on. My father being a director, I learnt a real work ethic. Natasha Richardson
[ Actress Being Daughter Director Ethic Father Get Great Inspiring Know Later Learn Learnt Much Other Pressures Real Until Work]
My mother is, my father certainly was. They were kind of the local intelligentsia in the town where I grew up. Alison Bechdel
[ Certainly Father Grew Intelligentsia Kind Local Mother Town Up Were Where]
I'd work to make it hip again to spend time in our fabled and fabulous land. But with a Puerto Rican father and a Jewish mother, I would probably be better suited as mayor of New York. Geraldo Rivera
[ Again Better Fabled Fabulous Father Hip Jewish Land Make Mayor Mother New Our Probably Puerto Rican Spend Suited Time Work Would York]
I've always despised old people. I got angry at my father when he began to show signs of age. William Steig
[ Age Always Angry Began Despised Father Got Old Show Signs]
My father was adamant in his disapproval of my interest in show business. Paul Lynde
[ Adamant Business Disapproval Father His Interest Show]
If necessity is the mother of invention, it's the father of cooperation. And we're cooperating like never before. John Ashcroft
[ Before Cooperating Cooperation Father Invention Mother Necessity Never]
My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher. David Soul
[ Also Become Father Follow Footsteps Hero His History Influence Main Political Preacher Science Since Teacher Wanted]
Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal, with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope. John Ciardi Dad
[ Every Father His Hope House Keep Nothing Open Parent Prodigal Some Time]
I met Leo Fender, who is the guru of all amplifiers, and he gave me a Stratocaster. He became a second father to me. Dick Dale
[ Amplifiers Became Father Fender Gave Guru Leo Met Second]
My father and I have a very good relationship. We always got along. But I always scold him. Amy Sedaris Dad
[ Along Always Father Good Got Him Relationship Scold Very]
My mother and stepfather were married 43 years, so I have watched a long marriage. I feel like I had a very good role model for that. And, you know, it's just a number. Jamie Lee Curtis
[ Feel Good Had Just Know Long Marriage Married Model Mother Number Role Stepfather Very Watched Were Years]
My mother, at least twice, cancelled our family's subscription to the newspaper I was working on, because she was so mad about its treatment of my father. Charles Kuralt
[ Because Cancelled Family Father Least Mad Mother Newspaper Our She Subscription Treatment Twice Working]
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. Augusten Burroughs
[ Abuse Basically Beat Bright Drawn Father Had Hatred Images Level Mean Mother Parents Physical Really Reflective Relationship Television Terrifying Think Up Were Would]
My father was a professor of civil engineering at MIT, and my mother taught high school English. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Civil Engineering English Father High Mit Mother Professor School Taught]
Conversion is a very, very important part of what you are doing. We will have a responsibility to report to Heavenly Father regarding those we bring into the Church. Richard G. Scott
[ Bring Church Conversion Doing Father Heavenly Important Into Part Regarding Report Responsibility Those Very Will]
I was married at 16, a father at 17 and divorced at 18. Placido Domingo
[ Divorced Father Married]
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well. Alexander the Great
[ Am Father Indebted Living Teacher Well]
Well, when I was a kid, if my father was witnessing something that he thought was particularly outrageous or he was looking at some sort of a question that he thought lacked proper definition, he would say, Well, at least Jesse James had the honor to wear a mask. Richard Neal
[ Definition Father Had Honor James Jesse Kid Lacked Least Looking Mask Outrageous Particularly Proper Question Say Some Something Sort Thought Wear Well Witnessing Would]
It never entered my father's mind nor my mind ever to do a job othe than at one's best ability. Lord Mountbatten
[ Ability Best Entered Ever Father Job Mind Never Nor Than]
Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise... specialized competence and success are all that they can imagine. Allan Bloom Parenting
[ Aspiration Children Competence Fathers Highest Idea Imagine Lost Might Mothers Specialized Success Their Them Wise]
Before she married my father, my mother was a film reviewer for The Akron Beacon Journal - a small newspaper. Jim Jarmusch
[ Beacon Before Father Film Journal Married Mother Newspaper Reviewer She Small]
A man who would not love his father's grave is worse than a wild animal. Chief Joseph
[ Animal Father Grave His Love Man Than Wild Worse Would]
My father was an American who could cuss in Italian and make an aria out of it. It was wonderful to watch. But then again, he was a Gemini. I believe in that stuff. Dominic Chianese
[ Again American Aria Believe Could Cuss Father Gemini Italian Make Out Stuff Then Watch Wonderful]
But as my brother was doing his research for a book about my father, it became his opinion that the most influential anti-semitism my father encountered when he was growing up was from Jews, because his relatives were German Jews, and doctors. Tobias Wolff
[ Anti-Semitism Became Because Book Brother Doctors Doing Encountered Father German Growing His Influential Jews Most Opinion Relatives Research Up Were]
But my mother and father were married when my mom was 20 and my dad was 24. Rachael Leigh Cook
[ Dad Father Married Mom Mother Were]
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. John Hume
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
All we ask is that we have peace with the whites. We want to hold you by the hand. You are our father. Black Kettle
[ Ask Father Hand Hold Our Peace Want Whites]
There are so many things that are misunderstood or not recognized about my father's music because they've been filtered by people who work for magazines like Rolling Stone. Dweezil Zappa
[ Because Been Father Filtered Magazines Many Misunderstood Music Recognized Rolling Stone Things Work]
I was brought up on art. My father thought I had a great hand at art and sent me to art school. But he did not want me to become a photographer. Imogen Cunningham
[ Art Become Brought Did Father Great Had Hand Photographer School Sent Thought Up Want]
Victory has a hundred fathers but defeat is an orphan. Galeazzo Ciano
[ Defeat Fathers Hundred Orphan Victory]
You'd never know that listening to people in the UN but tribalism is the father of racism. Stanley Crouch
[ Father Know Listening Never Racism Un]
Even now, after whatever gains feminism has made in involving fathers in the rearing of their children, I still think virtually all of us spend the most formative years of our lives very much in the presence of women. Reynolds Price
[ After Children Even Fathers Feminism Formative Gains Involving Lives Made Most Much Now Our Presence Rearing Spend Still Their Think Us Very Virtually Whatever Women Years]
When I was a child of six or seven my father would show me the chapter in the prophet Isaiah where the name Immanuel is found; more than once he spoke to me of the faith he put in me. Immanuel Velikovsky
[ Chapter Child Faith Father Found More Name Once Prophet Put Seven Show Six Spoke Than Where Would]
I am sorry I could not see my father. Leon Czolgosz
[ Am Could Father See Sorry]
One way and another I was having a ball - playing gigs, jamming and listening to fine musicians. Then came a crisis at home. My stepfather fell sick, and it meant I had to support the family. Mary Lou Williams
[ Another Ball Came Crisis Family Fell Fine Gigs Had Having Home Jamming Listening Meant Musicians Playing Sick Stepfather Support Then Way]
My father, he was like the rock, the guy you went to with every problem. Gwyneth Paltrow Dad
[ Every Father Guy Problem Rock Went]
Until I was four years old I lived in the house of my paternal grandfather, about two miles from the pretty little village of Wallace, at the mouth of the river of that name. Simon Newcomb
[ Four Grandfather House Little Lived Miles Mouth Name Old Paternal Pretty River Two Until Village Wallace Years]
My mother listened to all the news from the camp during the strike. She said little, especially when my father or the men who worked for him were about I remember her instinctive and unhesitating sympathy for the miners. Agnes Smedley
[ Camp During Especially Father Her Him Instinctive Listened Little Men Miners Mother News Remember Said She Strike Sympathy Were Worked]
My father died prematurely at the age of 52 when I was 24, and it is a recurring regret that he never lived to see me succeed beyond university and drama. Richard E. Grant
[ Age Beyond Died Drama Father Lived Never Prematurely Recurring Regret See Succeed University]
Uncle Brett had a definite vision that he was after, I don't think having a famous father affected him much. Kim Weston
[ Affected After Brett Definite Famous Father Had Having Him Much Think Uncle Vision]
I would not be gotten into a schoolhouse until I was eight years old. Nor did I accomplish much after I started. I doubt if I had gone to school six months in all when my father died. I was fourteen at the time. Sam Houston
[ Accomplish After Did Died Doubt Eight Father Fourteen Gone Gotten Had Into Months Much Nor Old School Six Started Time Until Would Years]
Safe, for a child, is his father's hand, holding him tight. Marion C. Garretty
[ Child Father Hand Him His Holding Safe Tight]
I tell my friends about my conversations with my father - conversations with an artist. Ray Conniff
[ Artist Conversations Father Friends Tell]
But in its final creation it was not the part of the Father's power to fail as though exhausted. It was not the part of His wisdom to waver in a needful matter through poverty of counsel. Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
[ Counsel Creation Exhausted Fail Father Final His Matter Needful Part Poverty Power Though Through Waver Wisdom]
My father went into the armed service and I never saw my mother - I don't know what happened to her. Gregory Corso
[ Armed Father Happened Her Into Know Mother Never Saw Service Went]
In the early years, I found a voice that was my voice and also partly my father's voice. But isn't that what you always do? Why do kids at 5 years old go into the closet and put their daddy's shoes on? Hey, my kids do it. Bruce Springsteen
[ Also Always Closet Daddy Early Father Found Go Hey Into Kids Old Partly Put Shoes Their Voice Why Years]
For 50 years my father worked for the railroad. Harold Evans
[ Father Railroad Worked Years]
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers. Homer
[ Better Fathers Few Most Rarely Similar Sons Than Their Worse]
I got my first trumpet when I was six years old, from Al Hirt. My father was playing in Al Hirt's band at that time. Wynton Marsalis
[ Al Band Father First Got Old Playing Six Time Trumpet Years]
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. Theodore Hesburgh Parenting
[ Children Father His Important Love Most Mother Their Thing]
I have patterned myself after my father and God. Adam Petty
[ After Father God Myself Patterned]
My father has a general rule. He says if I haven't done it in real life I shouldn't do it on-screen. Natalie Portman
[ Done Father General Haven Life On-Screen Real Rule Says]
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter. Euripides Dad
[ Daughter Dearer Father Growing Nothing Old Than]
I'll never forget my father's response when I told him I wanted to be a lawyer. He said, 'If you do this, no man will ever want you.' Cassandra Dunn
[ Ever Father Forget Him Lawyer Man Never Response Said Told Want Wanted Will]
My father was a promoter of Fresh Fest, and they needed an opening act. He got me a slot as a dancer. We tried it out the first time in Atlanta and the crowd went crazy. I was the opening clown. Jermaine Dupri
[ Act Atlanta Clown Crazy Crowd Dancer Father First Fresh Got Needed Opening Out Promoter Slot Time Tried Went]
I knew Henry Fonda was my father, but I didn't know who I was. They all thought of me as Henry Fonda's son. Unfortunately for them, they never got to know me. Peter Fonda
[ Father Fonda Got Henry Knew Know Never Son Them Thought Unfortunately]
If I could embed a locator chip in my child right now, I know I would do that. Some people call that Big Brother; I call it being a father. Scott McNealy
[ Being Big Brother Call Child Chip Could Father Know Now Right Some Would]
Some people had fathers who were bankers or farmers, my father made films, that's how I saw it. As for the movie stars, they were just around, some of them were friends, others weren't, it was all just a part of my everyday life. Anjelica Huston
[ Around Bankers Everyday Farmers Father Fathers Films Friends Had How Just Life Made Movie Others Part Saw Some Stars Them Were Weren]
It is really quite amazing that all of the folks supporting privatization, from the president on down, keep invoking the name of my grandfather, Franklin Delano Roosevelt. James Roosevelt
[ Amazing Down Folks Franklin Grandfather Invoking Keep Name President Privatization Quite Really Roosevelt Supporting]
I was the same kind of father as I was a harpist - I played by ear. Harpo Marx
[ Ear Father Kind Played Same]
If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough. Audrey Hepburn
[ Back Been Cave Else Enough Everything Father Had Home Joy Leaving Look Lucky Pleasures Sadness Tomorrow Were Will World Would]
I am determined that my children shall be brought up in their father's religion, if they can find out what it is. Charles Lamb
[ Am Brought Children Determined Father Find Out Religion Shall Their Up]
Is it wrong for me to love my own? Is it wicked for me because my skin is red? Because I am Sioux? Because I was born where my father lived? Because I would die for my people and my country? Sitting Bull
[ Am Because Born Country Die Father Lived Love Own Red Sioux Skin Where Wicked Would Wrong]
If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had known what was hidden within him, he would have stood humble and awe-struck before his soul. Khalil Gibran Religion
[ Before Grandfather Had Hidden Him His Humble Jesus Known Soul Stood Within Would]
His father watched him across the gulf of years and pathos which always must divide a father from his son. John Phillips Marquand
[ Across Always Divide Father Gulf Him His Must Pathos Son Watched Which Years]
Well, I had a lot of help from my father with the soldering and so on, and he was very good at math and was fascinated with computers, and so I was fortunate enough to have a bunch of exposure going all the way back to high school - this was in the 1960s. Mitch Kapor
[ Back Bunch Computers Enough Exposure Fascinated Father Fortunate Going Good Had Help High Lot Math School Very Way Well]
I wasn't anything special as a father. But I loved them and they knew it. Sammy Davis, Jr. Dad
[ Anything Father Knew Loved Special Them]
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. Christopher Eccleston
[ Crisis Discovering Father Film Finds Goes His Identity Joe Mother Once Out Parents Relationship Them Through]
I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument. He told me to knock myself out. Jay London Dad
[ Blunt Bought Father Instrument Knock Music Myself Out Take Told Up Wanted]
My father, who died a few years ago, was a good, simple, very honest man. His faith and affection for his family was just unassailable, without question. David Ogden Stiers
[ Affection Ago Died Faith Family Father Few Good His Honest Just Man Question Simple Unassailable Very Without Years]
I could never have a better teacher in those days than my father. Tony Visconti
[ Better Could Days Father Never Teacher Than Those]
I haven't done a lot of things in my career that my kids can watch, because they are 8, 6 and 3, and they are pretty young; so given the concepts that the film was about a superhero, it was a black superhero, and it was a father and son type partnership. Blair Underwood
[ Because Black Career Concepts Done Father Film Given Haven Kids Lot Partnership Pretty Son Superhero Things Type Watch Young]
Therefore let men withdraw themselves from errors; and laying aside corrupt superstitions, let them acknowledge their Father and Lord, whose excellence cannot be estimated, nor His greatness perceived, nor His beginning comprehended. Lactantius
[ Acknowledge Aside Beginning Cannot Comprehended Corrupt Errors Estimated Excellence Father Greatness His Laying Lord Men Nor Perceived Superstitions Their Them Themselves Therefore Whose Withdraw]
Therefore I do pray and entreat you in the name of Jesus Christ to do so much as to make my being here in Japan known to my poor wife, in a manner a widow and my two children fatherless; which thing only is my greatest grief of heart and conscience. Will Adams
[ Being Children Christ Conscience Entreat Fatherless Greatest Grief Heart Here Japan Jesus Known Make Manner Much Name Only Poor Pray Therefore Thing Two Which Widow Wife]
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end and an alphabet at the other. George Eliot Dad
[ Alphabet Birch Bit End Father Learnin Other Paid]
Today, Arizona's sons and daughters, mothers and fathers are proudly serving their country. Jane D. Hull
[ Arizona Country Daughters Fathers Mothers Proudly Serving Sons Their Today]
I would also like to thank my father who discouraged me from playing the violin at an early age. Paul Desmond
[ Age Also Discouraged Early Father Playing Thank Violin Would]
My grandfather, along with Carnegie, was a pioneer in philanthropy, which my father then practiced on a very large scale. David Rockefeller Dad
[ Along Carnegie Father Grandfather Large Philanthropy Pioneer Practiced Scale Then Very Which]
My father is a real idealist, and he's all about learning. If I asked for a pair of Nikes growing up, it was just a resounding 'No.' But if I asked for a saxophone, one would appear and next day and I'd be signed up for lessons. So anything to do with education or learning, my father would spare no expense. Hugh Jackman
[ Anything Appear Asked Day Education Expense Father Growing Idealist Just Learning Lessons Next Pair Real Saxophone Signed Spare Up Would]
I hated Chris, my brother. I would pull his hair and kick him, until one day my father gave him permission to fight back. I'll be apologizing to him for the rest of my life. Stevie Nicks
[ Apologizing Back Brother Chris Day Father Fight Gave Hair Hated Him His Kick Life Permission Pull Rest Until Would]
There are no adequate substitutes for father, mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, can take the place of the family in the scheme of things. Gerald R. Ford
[ Adequate Bound Children Commitment Family Father Government How Loving Matter Mother Nurture Place Protect Scheme Substitutes Take Things Together Well-Intentioned]
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is like an aged man reclining under the shadow of an oak which he has planted. Voltaire Parenting
[ Aged Board Child Father His How Man Oak Planted Pleasant Shadow Sit Under Which]
My father wasn't really involved and my mom is the light in my life. Marion Jones Parenting
[ Father Involved Life Light Mom Really]
They were singing, Gillette, the best a man can get, with a lot of guys hugging their fathers and sailing and riding bikes. I suddenly felt a long way from the best a man could get and I thought it would be nice to get from there to the best. Craig Ferguson
[ Best Bikes Could Fathers Felt Get Guys Hugging Long Lot Man Nice Riding Sailing Singing Suddenly Their Thought Way Were Would]
Yes, Jean Monnet was the father of the concept of a United States of Europe and his efforts more than those of any other single man helped change the thinking of European leaders. Paul Hoffman
[ Any Change Concept Efforts Europe European Father Helped His Jean Leaders Man More Other Single States Than Thinking Those United Yes]
And in that time, I lost my dad and had kids of my own. It was like, OK, I get it now. I know what fatherhood is all about. And you look at your parents differently. Paul Reiser
[ Dad Differently Fatherhood Get Had Kids Know Look Lost Now Ok Own Parents Time Your]
A child's hope is that your father comes riding in on that white stallion and saves them. You can't make somebody love you the way you want them to love you, it's not a Leave it to Beaver type world. This isn't television. Life's a lot more cruel than that. Jake Roberts
[ Beaver Child Comes Cruel Father Hope Leave Life Lot Love Make More Riding Saves Somebody Television Than Them Type Want Way White World Your]
Our parents came home one day and heard us, and they thought it was the radio, but our grandfather told them it was us. Barry Gibb
[ Came Day Grandfather Heard Home Our Parents Radio Them Thought Told Us]
A long time ago, when all the grandfathers and grandmothers of today were little boys and little girls or very small babies, or perhaps not even born, Pa and Ma and Mary and Laura and Baby Carrie left their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Ago Babies Baby Big Born Boys Carrie Even Girls Grandfathers Grandmothers House Laura Left Little Long Ma Mary Pa Perhaps Small Their Time Today Very Were Wisconsin Woods]
I never had a speech from my father 'this is what you must do or shouldn't do' but I just learned to be led by example. My father wasn't perfect. Adam Sandler Dad
[ Example Father Had Just Learned Led Must Never Perfect Speech]
My father took me back home, back to Greenwich Village, and he thought by taking me out of the orphanage he'd be out of the World War too. But no way - they got him anyway. He went in the Navy and then I lived on the streets. Gregory Corso
[ Anyway Back Father Got Greenwich Him Home Lived Navy Orphanage Out Streets Taking Then Thought Too Took Village War Way Went World]
But I like to be thought of as a good father and a good husband. Treat Williams
[ Father Good Husband Thought]
At one point, when I was 20 and living in Kentucky, I got shot - it was a land dispute over six inches of property that ran a hundred yards through my grandfather's land. It was really over the honor of my family and that of another family. Jack Bowman
[ Another Dispute Family Got Grandfather Honor Hundred Inches Kentucky Land Living Over Point Property Ran Really Shot Six Through Yards]
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. Lee Haney
[ Active Am Chairman Committed Council Educating Especially Father Fitness Healthy Life Live Long Parents Past Physical Presidents Proud Sports Teens Two Ways Young]
Thirteen, 13 children, and I love - I love them all. And I think I've been a good father to all of them. Anthony Quinn Dad
[ Been Children Father Good Love Them Think Thirteen]
At the age of about eight years, if he is a boy, she turns him over to his father for more Spartan training. Charles Eastman
[ Age Boy Eight Father Him His More Over She Training Turns Years]
From my father, I learned the importance of working sincerely at things to which I had committed myself, and to persevere untiringly even in the face of little progress. Koichi Tanaka
[ Committed Even Face Father Had Importance Learned Little Myself Persevere Progress Sincerely Things Which Working]
My father worked hard, but we were still very poor; and I didn't want anybody arguing about money, so I became the entertainer - the one who wanted everyone to be happy. I didn't want there to be any problems. Diana Ross
[ Any Anybody Arguing Became Entertainer Everyone Father Happy Hard Money Poor Problems Still Very Want Wanted Were Worked]
What everybody misses here is that we are doing the same thing my father did. He licensed and litigated and protected his property, and we have to follow the same tradition, because the way the law reads, if you don't protect it, you lose it. Dexter S. King
[ Because Did Doing Everybody Father Follow Here His Law Licensed Lose Misses Property Protect Protected Reads Same Thing Tradition Way]
I learned from the example of my father that the manner in which one endures what must be endured is more important than the thing that must be endured. Dean Acheson
[ Endured Endures Example Father Important Learned Manner More Must Than Thing Which]
And how can man die better than facing fearful odds, for the ashes of his fathers, and the temples of his Gods? Thomas B. Macaulay
[ Ashes Better Die Facing Fathers Fearful Gods His How Man Odds Temples Than]
As I've gotten older, I've gotten more liberal, and my father is increasingly conservative. It's so shocking to me because I always thought we had the same politics. The day I realized we voted for different presidents, I practically fell out of my chair. Lauren Graham
[ Always Because Chair Conservative Day Different Father Fell Gotten Had Increasingly Liberal More Older Out Politics Practically Presidents Realized Same Shocking Thought Voted]
There is too much fathering going on just now and there is no doubt about it fathers are depressing. Gertrude Stein Dad
[ Depressing Doubt Fathering Fathers Going Just Much Now Too]
I am not officially involved now in the direction of the Teen Challenge ministry, but I rejoice that God permits me to be the father of these ministries. David Wilkerson
[ Am Challenge Direction Father God Involved Ministries Ministry Now Officially Permits Rejoice Teen These]
Born Berlin 1931, Germany, father a British diplomat, mother an American artist. Educated at various schools all over the world. 1958 Settled down to live in London. 1966 Became interested in photography through photographing my young children. No formal training. Fay Godwin
[ American Artist Became Berlin Born British Children Diplomat Down Educated Father Formal Germany Interested Live London Mother Over Photographing Photography Schools Settled Through Training Various World Young]
The beginnings of my studies also came to me from my father, as well as from the Rabbinical Judge of our town. But they were preceded by three tutors under whom I studied, one after the other, from the time I was three and a half till I turned eight and a half. Shmuel Y. Agnon
[ After Also Beginnings Came Eight Father Half Judge Other Our Preceded Studied Studies Three Till Time Town Turned Tutors Under Well Were Whom]
We are all so close. We are godfather to each others' kids. I was the best man at Jesus' wedding. Juan Marichal
[ Best Close Each Godfather Jesus Kids Man Others Wedding]
My grandmother made her home at Fox How under the shelter of the fells, with her four daughters, the youngest of whom was only eight when their father died. Mary A. Ward
[ Daughters Died Eight Father Fells Four Fox Grandmother Her Home How Made Only Shelter Their Under Whom Youngest]
I have loved my German people and my fatherland with a warm heart. Ernst Kaltenbrunner
[ Fatherland German Heart Loved Warm]
As we moved along in a little procession, I was delighted with the illumination of the streets. So many lamps, and they burned until morning, my father said, and so people did not need to carry lanterns. Mary Antin
[ Along Burned Carry Delighted Did Father Illumination Lamps Little Many Morning Moved Need Procession Said Streets Until]
I remember Mr. Mayer very well. He sort of liked to be the father - no, he liked to be treated like you thought he was Daddy, but he didn't treat you like Daddy at all. Jackie Cooper
[ Daddy Father Liked Mayer Mr Remember Sort Thought Treat Treated Very Well]
The workplace should have a place where the kids can visit. They should have places at the mother's or the father's work where professionals can have their kids visit them whenever they feel like it. Eric Braeden
[ Father Feel Kids Mother Place Places Professionals Should Their Them Visit Whenever Where Work Workplace]
Condoleezza Rice, the national security adviser, is right there... she's in town because her father was at Johnson Smith College... and she was delivering a speech there. Al Michaels
[ Adviser Because College Condoleezza Delivering Father Her Johnson National Rice Right Security She Smith Speech Town]
So my father was a person who never lied to me. If I had a question, he answered it. I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued. Nick Cannon Dad
[ Age Answered Because Father Had Intrigued Knew Lied Lot Never Person Question Things Young]
I had always loved expressionist painting, like every European. In fact I admired it all the more because these were precisely the paintings despised by my father's generation. Georg Baselitz
[ Admired Always Because Despised European Every Fact Father Generation Had Loved More Painting Paintings Precisely These Were]
As always, victory finds a hundred fathers but defeat is an orphan. Galeazzo Ciano
[ Always Defeat Fathers Finds Hundred Orphan Victory]
Therefore we examine with considerable diligence the consensus of the true, learned, and purer antiquity, and we love and praise the testimonies of the fathers which agree with the Scripture. Martin Chemnitz
[ Agree Antiquity Consensus Considerable Diligence Examine Fathers Learned Love Praise Purer Scripture Testimonies Therefore True Which]
I guess the two things I was most interested in were telescopes and steam engines. My father was an engineer on a threshing rig steam engine and I loved the machinery. Clyde Tombaugh
[ Engine Engineer Engines Father Guess Interested Loved Machinery Most Rig Steam Telescopes Things Threshing Two Were]
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship. Wendell Phillips Dad
[ Better Fathers Good Imitation Must Our]
Another night, I dreamed I saw my father sweeping out the barn floor clean, and would not suffer the wheat to be brought in the barn. He appeared to me to be in anger. Joanna Southcott
[ Anger Another Appeared Barn Brought Clean Dreamed Father Floor Night Out Saw Suffer Sweeping Wheat Would]
A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their wives, wives their husbands. But a mother's love endures through all. Washington Irving
[ Back Become Brothers Child Desert Endures Enemies Father His Husbands Inveterate Love May Mother Sisters Their Through Turn Wives]
My father didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it. Clarence Budington Kelland
[ Father Him How Live Lived Tell Watch]
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. James Blunt
[ Any Army Career Could Direction Experience Father Had Help Himself Job Knew Mine Parents Prospects Regular Secure Wage Wanted]
But I was sure of one thing. If God were a father, with children, that cleanliness I had been feeling wasn't God. Frances Farmer
[ Been Children Cleanliness Father Feeling God Had Sure Thing Were]
My father used to sing to me in my mother's womb. I think I can name about any tune in two beats. Yancy Butler Music
[ Any Beats Father Mother Name Sing Think Tune Two Used Womb]
The son has always felt like he was a footnote in one of the stories the father tells. The father is an amazing storyteller and one of the tales that he tells is how he met his wife. Danny DeVito
[ Always Amazing Father Felt Footnote His How Met Son Stories Storyteller Tales Tells Wife]
If Romeo and Juliet make a tragedy of it nowadays, they have only to blame their own mismanagement, for the world is with them as it has never been before, and all sensible fathers and mothers know it. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Been Before Blame Fathers Juliet Know Make Mismanagement Mothers Never Nowadays Only Own Romeo Sensible Their Them Tragedy World]
I'm very inspired by him-it was my father who taught us that an immigrant must work twice as hard as anybody else, that he must never give up. Zinedine Zidane
[ Anybody Else Father Give Hard Immigrant Inspired Must Never Taught Twice Up Us Very Work]
I have a lot of memories, but I don't go into capitalizing on that. Something's got to be my own. I'm not doing the record to sit here and broadcast my memories of my father. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Broadcast Doing Father Go Got Here Into Lot Memories Own Record Sit Something]
It is my opinion that time brings all things to fruition; by time all things are made plain; time is the father of truth. Francois Rabelais
[ Brings Father Fruition Made Opinion Plain Things Time Truth]
The first jazz pianist I heard was Thelonious Monk. My father was listening to an album of his called 'Monk's Dream' almost every day from the time I was born. Benny Green
[ Album Almost Born Called Day Dream Every Father First Heard His Jazz Listening Monk Pianist Thelonious Time]
My husband is from Hawaii and his father who was also born in Hawaii was a teenager when Pearl Harbor happened, right before church and he ran up and got on the roof of his grandfather's house and watched the planes go over. Sigourney Weaver
[ Also Before Born Church Father Go Got Grandfather Happened Harbor Hawaii His House Husband Over Pearl Planes Ran Right Roof Teenager Up Watched]
If I was in love with someone, I would get their picture out of the school yearbook and do portraits. If I was curious about sex, I would draw pictures of it. There were no books for me to look at. Then I would go find my father's matches to burn the paper. Lynn Johnston
[ Books Burn Curious Draw Father Find Get Go Look Love Matches Out Paper Picture Pictures Portraits School Sex Someone Their Then Were Would]
Our forefathers made one mistake. What they should have fought for was representation without taxation. Fletcher Knebel
[ Forefathers Fought Made Mistake Our Representation Should Taxation Without]
I can easily conceive, most Holy Father, that as soon as some people learn that in this book which I have written concerning the revolutions of the heavenly bodies, I ascribe certain motions to the Earth, they will cry out at once that I and my theory should be rejected. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Ascribe Bodies Book Certain Conceive Concerning Cry Earth Easily Father Heavenly Holy Learn Most Motions Once Out Rejected Revolutions Should Some Soon Theory Which Will Written]
I love fatherhood. I could bang on about kids forever. Guy Ritchie
[ Bang Could Fatherhood Forever Kids Love]
We tried our best for the longest time to negotiate a peaceful resolution to the matter, and at each step, we were thwarted by those that said, No, we will not turn the boy over to his father. Janet Reno
[ Best Boy Each Father His Longest Matter Negotiate Our Over Peaceful Resolution Said Step Those Thwarted Time Tried Turn Were Will]
Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass. William Congreve
[ Business Come Em Faculty Father Fools Glass His Idlers Leave Need Occupation Pleasure Shake Time Wisdom Wit]
I'm a father. It isn't just my life any more. I don't want my kid finding bottles in the house or seeing his father completely smashed. Billie Joe Armstrong Dad
[ Any Bottles Completely Father Finding His House Just Kid Life More Seeing Smashed Want]
To every little girl, her father is a hero. My father actually is one. Alexandra Kerry
[ Actually Every Father Girl Her Hero Little]
The relationship I have to my fatherland is like that of mothers with crippled children: they love them all the more, the more crippled they are. Germany is the background of all my plans, the return to Germany. Friedrich List
[ Background Children Crippled Fatherland Germany Love More Mothers Plans Relationship Return Them]
I have a 92 year old father whose doing beautifully who lives in Chicago and a sister and a nephew and a niece and I love coming back and try to do so fairly often. Bob Balaban
[ Back Beautifully Chicago Coming Doing Fairly Father Lives Love Nephew Niece Often Old Sister Try Whose Year]
I had a little insight into life that most kids probably didn't have. My mother was a schoolteacher, and my father was a social worker. Through his eyes I saw the underside of society. Charles Kuralt
[ Eyes Father Had His Insight Into Kids Life Little Most Mother Probably Saw Schoolteacher Social Society Through Worker]
My father could have been deported because on his immigration application he said that he was a printer, obviously because he didn't want them to be checking his writings. Joe Eszterhas
[ Application Because Been Checking Could Deported Father His Immigration Obviously Printer Said Them Want Writings]
We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change. Katharine Hepburn
[ Always Because Blame Brothers Change Father Fault Got Must Never School Sisters Taught Teachers Wanted Your Yourself]
IN April 1882 my father died; and I was at once whirled out of my land of dreams into a very different sphere. Edward Carpenter
[ April Died Different Dreams Father Into Land Once Out Sphere Very]
Though my father was Norwegian, he always wrote his diaries in perfect English. Roald Dahl
[ Always Diaries English Father His Norwegian Perfect Though Wrote]
Because my father was a psychiatric nurse, I know my way around the system. Trisha Goddard
[ Around Because Father Know Nurse Psychiatric System Way]
When I was four or five, my father had a general store in Winchester and I don't think the farmers could ever leave on Saturday afternoon until I had been placed up on the counter to sing. Dinah Shore
[ Afternoon Been Could Counter Ever Farmers Father Five Four General Had Leave Placed Saturday Sing Store Think Until Up Winchester]
When I felt rather overcome with my father's opposition, I said as firmly as I could, that I must have this or something else, that I could not live without some real work. Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
[ Could Else Father Felt Firmly Live Must Opposition Overcome Rather Real Said Some Something Without Work]
My real father died when I was two years old, so I never knew him. He was a barber in Chicago. Donald Johanson
[ Barber Chicago Died Father Him Knew Never Old Real Two Years]
O God and Lord, now the council condemns even Your own act and Your own law as heresy, since You Yourself did lay Your cause before Your Father as the just judge, as an example for us, whenever we are sorely oppressed. Jan Hus
[ Act Before Cause Condemns Council Did Even Example Father God Heresy Judge Just Law Lay Lord Now Oppressed Own Since Sorely Us Whenever Your Yourself]
When he was twenty-three or twenty-four my father began to learn German and read philosophy in his spare hours, which did not look as though he were destined to remain long on board ship! Edward Carpenter
[ Began Board Destined Did Father German His Hours Learn Long Look Philosophy Read Remain Ship Spare Though Twenty-Four Were Which]
Thousands of present day students, like many of our Founding Fathers, are being taught at home. Ernest Istook
[ Being Day Fathers Founding Home Many Our Present Students Taught Thousands]
It is impossible to read for pleasure from something to which you are both father and mother, born in such travail that the writer despises the thing that enslaved him. Jim Bishop
[ Born Both Despises Enslaved Father Him Impossible Mother Pleasure Read Something Such Thing Travail Which Writer]
My father was a Presbyterian minister, working among the poor in West Virginia. He had taken what amounted to a vow of poverty when he accepted that call and so we never had much money. James Green Somerville
[ Accepted Among Amounted Call Father Had Minister Money Much Never Poor Poverty Presbyterian Taken Virginia Vow West Working]
Now, my father Matthias was not only eminent on account of is nobility, but had a higher commendation on account of his righteousness, and was in great reputation in Jerusalem, the greatest city we have. Flavius Josephus
[ Account City Commendation Eminent Father Great Greatest Had Higher His Jerusalem Nobility Now Only Reputation Righteousness]
If you asked anybody in my family, they would have very stridently proclaimed themselves middle class. My mother and father were separated, so he doesn't count. Dave Van Ronk
[ Anybody Asked Class Count Family Father Middle Mother Proclaimed Separated Themselves Very Were Would]
There's so much negative imagery of black fatherhood. I've got tons of friends that are doing the right thing by their kids, and doing the right thing as a father - and how come that's not as newsworthy? Will Smith
[ Black Come Doing Father Fatherhood Friends Got How Imagery Kids Much Negative Right Their Thing Tons]
My father-in-law gets up at 5 o'clock in the morning and watches the Discovery Channel. I don't know why there's this big rush to do this. Jeff Foxworthy Dad
[ Big Channel Clock Discovery Father-In-Law Gets Know Morning Rush Up Watches Why]
A new father quickly learns that his child invariably comes to the bathroom at precisely the times when he's in there, as if he needed company. The only way for this father to be certain of bathroom privacy is to shave at the gas station. Bill Cosby
[ Bathroom Certain Child Comes Company Father Gas His Invariably Learns Needed New Only Precisely Privacy Quickly Shave Station Times Way]
I was raised by free-spirited people, though my father gave me a very strong work ethic. Diane Lane Dad
[ Ethic Father Gave Raised Strong Though Very Work]
My Struggles is a record close to me. It's about what I went through at home living with an abusive father. Missy Elliot
[ Abusive Close Father Home Living Record Struggles Through Went]
We have seen a central government promote the power of labor-union bosses, and in turn be supported by that power, until it has become entirely too much a government of and for one class, which is exactly what our Founding Fathers wanted most to prevent. Robert Welch
[ Become Bosses Central Class Entirely Exactly Fathers Founding Government Most Much Our Power Prevent Promote Seen Supported Too Turn Until Wanted Which]
The Founding Fathers in their wisdom decided that children were an unnatural strain on parents. So they provided jails called schools, equipped with tortures called an education. John Updike
[ Called Children Decided Education Equipped Fathers Founding Jails Parents Provided Schools Strain Their Tortures Unnatural Were Wisdom]
My father had very little formal education. Daniel Berrigan
[ Education Father Formal Had Little Very]
That satisfied me until I began to figure that if God loved all his children equally, why did he bother about my red hat and let other people lose their fathers and mothers for always? Frances Farmer
[ Always Began Bother Children Did Equally Fathers Figure God Hat His Lose Loved Mothers Other Red Satisfied Their Until Why]
English history is all about men liking their fathers, and American history is all about men hating their fathers and trying to burn down everything they ever did. Malcolm Bradbury
[ American Burn Did Down English Ever Everything Fathers Hating History Liking Men Their Trying]
My father died when I was 4 years old, so I can't really say anything about his hearing. George Kennedy
[ Anything Died Father Hearing His Old Really Say Years]
These roads do not serve transportation alone, they also bind our Fatherland. Fritz Todt
[ Alone Also Bind Fatherland Our Roads Serve These Transportation]
My mother and my father were teachers. My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers. This is something I really know about. Even when I was a kid, it was a profession my father couldn't stay in, because he couldn't make enough money. Warren Beatty
[ Because Enough Even Father Grandfather Grandmother Kid Know Make Money Mother Profession Really Something Stay Teachers Were]
It is hard to know how many people do, but given that the people are so docile towards the rulers, nowadays, very few Americans show the passion for freedom that our forefathers had. James Bovard
[ Americans Docile Few Forefathers Freedom Given Had Hard How Know Many Nowadays Our Passion Rulers Show Towards Very]
There are things that you cannot talk to your mother and father about, there are things that you cannot talk to your children about. Shirley Knight Family
[ Cannot Children Father Mother Talk Things Your]
Family life was wonderful. The streets were bleak. The playgrounds were bleak. But home was always warm. My mother and father had a great relationship. I always felt 'safe' there. Robert Cormier Parenting
[ Always Bleak Family Father Felt Great Had Home Life Mother Playgrounds Relationship Safe Streets Warm Were Wonderful]
With The Key, it was, I had gone through a divorce and losing my father, and just kinda really reminiscing about how much I loved the traditional side of country music, so I made a record that was really traditional from start to finish. Vince Gill
[ Country Divorce Father Finish Gone Had How Just Key Kinda Losing Loved Made Much Music Really Record Side Start Through Traditional]
Kennedy lied and lied about his health while he was alive, even using his father's influence to get into the Navy without ever taking a medical examination. Richard Reeves
[ Alive Even Ever Examination Father Get Health His Influence Into Kennedy Lied Medical Navy Taking Using While Without]
My father was so much more than an accomplished businessman. Gordon Getty
[ Accomplished Businessman Father More Much Than]
Their educations ended with high school - my father going to work as a clerk and then salesman in a company dealing in printing and stationary, and my mother working as a secretary and then bookkeeper in a firm of wool merchants. Martin Lewis Perl
[ Clerk Company Dealing Educations Ended Father Firm Going High Merchants Mother Printing Salesman School Secretary Stationary Their Then Wool Work Working]
I was brought up by an Episcopalian father and Presbyterian mother in nondenominational Army chapels all over the world and never really had much religious experience. Sally Quinn
[ Army Brought Episcopalian Experience Father Had Mother Much Never Over Presbyterian Really Religious Up World]
Government is necessary for our survival. We need government in order to survive. The Founding Fathers created a special place for government. It is called the Constitution. Michael Badnarik
[ Called Constitution Created Fathers Founding Government Necessary Need Order Our Place Special Survival Survive]
My grandfather, on my father's side, helped to draft one of the first constitutions of China. He was a fairly well-known scholar. Maya Lin
[ China Constitutions Draft Fairly Father First Grandfather Helped Scholar Side Well-Known]
My father was absent and he was a hero to me. Greta Scacchi
[ Absent Father Hero]
One does not inhabit a country; one inhabits a language. That is our country, our fatherland - and no other. Emile M. Cioran
[ Country Does Fatherland Inhabit Language Other Our]
The food we ate was Indian, and both my mother and father were very deep into the ancient philosophy of India, so it could well have been an Indian household. Amar Bose
[ Ancient Ate Been Both Could Deep Father Food Household India Indian Into Mother Philosophy Very Well Were]
In the evening of the first day my father conducted us to the public baths. Mary Antin
[ Baths Conducted Day Evening Father First Public Us]
The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home are not heard by the world, but, as in whispering galleries, they are clearly heard at the end, and by posterity. Jean Paul
[ Children Clearly End Father Galleries Heard His Home Posterity Privacy Speaks Whispering Words World]
I grew up in a very musical family, my father was a musician and a big band leader and made records. Billy Sherwood
[ Band Big Family Father Grew Leader Made Musical Musician Records Up Very]
My father was champion of North Africa and he beat the European champ. He was very good, a professional for 12 years. We're from a big family of boxers. My father has seven brothers. Olivier Martinez
[ Africa Beat Big Boxers Brothers Champ Champion European Family Father Good North Professional Seven Very Years]
What goes on between a father and a son, which is usually such a private matter, is that they are able to be honest with each other, and be honest with me, as a director. It's just remarkable. Lee Grant
[ Able Between Director Each Father Goes Honest Just Matter Other Private Remarkable Son Such Usually Which]
But whatever my failure, I have this thing to remember - that I was a pioneer in my profession, just as my grandfathers were in theirs, in that I was the first man in this section to earn his living as a writer. Robert E. Howard
[ Earn Failure First Grandfathers His Just Living Man Pioneer Profession Remember Section Theirs Thing Were Whatever Writer]
My father and mother were second cousins, though they did not meet till shortly before their marriage. Patrick White
[ Before Cousins Did Father Marriage Meet Mother Second Shortly Their Though Till Were]
Hey, our Founding Fathers wore long hair and powdered wigs - I don't see anybody trying to look like them today, either... But we do look to them as role models. Leigh Steinberg
[ Anybody Either Fathers Founding Hair Hey Long Look Models Our Powdered Role See Them Today Trying Wigs Wore]
My father was very strong. I don't agree with a lot of the ways he brought me up. I don't agree with a lot of his values, but he did have a lot of integrity, and if he told us not to do something, he didn't do it either. Madonna Ciccone
[ Agree Brought Did Either Father His Integrity Lot Something Strong Told Up Us Values Very Ways]
I do not separate Christ from God more than a voice from the speaker or a beam from the sun. Christ is the voice of the speaker. He and the Father are the same thing, as the beam and the light, are the same light. Michael Servetus
[ Beam Christ Father God Light More Same Separate Speaker Sun Than Thing Voice]
He was not a runner, my father, but he was quick. I always remember it was very difficult to escape from him when he was angry. If he wanted to beat us he would always catch us. Even me, he could always catch me. Haile Gebrselassie
[ Always Angry Beat Catch Could Difficult Escape Even Father Him Quick Remember Runner Us Very Wanted Would]
How strange, when your father's wearing women's clothes and platform shoes, that a pair of loafers looks incredible. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Clothes Father How Incredible Looks Pair Platform Shoes Strange Wearing Women Your]
My father, who was from a wealthy family and highly educated, a lawyer, Yale and Columbia, walked out with the benefit of a healthy push from my mother, a seventh grade graduate, who took a typing course and got a secretarial job as fast as she could. George Weinberg
[ Benefit Columbia Could Course Educated Family Fast Father Got Grade Graduate Healthy Highly Job Lawyer Mother Out Push Secretarial Seventh She Took Typing Walked Wealthy Yale]
One can't carry one's father's corpse about everywhere. Guillaume Apollinaire
[ Carry Corpse Everywhere Father]
Laura Bush went on national television during the week of my father's funeral and spoke out against embryonic stem cell research, pointing out that where Alzheimer's is concerned, we don't have proof that stem-cell treatment would be effective. Patti Davis
[ Against Alzheimer Bush Cell Concerned During Effective Embryonic Father Funeral Laura National Out Pointing Proof Research Spoke Stem Television Treatment Week Went Where Would]
But very often in politics we have the experience called up from my father when someone was trying to help him in the campaign: I can take care of my enemies, may the Good Lord save me from my friends. Robert Foster Bennett
[ Called Campaign Care Enemies Experience Father Friends Good Help Him Lord May Often Politics Save Someone Take Trying Up Very]
You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence. Charles A. Beard
[ Best Citizen Dangerous Days Fathers Founding Get Go Independence Need Only Our Phrases Reflect Repeating Reputation Struggle These Used Very Ways Which Yourself]
My father was always very interested in space. I watch Star Trek and all those things, but I always had a different picture in my mind... maybe closer to Alien. I don't see it in space as much as I do see it in different planets, with each having its own strange characters. Sigourney Weaver
[ Alien Always Characters Closer Different Each Father Had Having Interested Maybe Mind Much Own Picture Planets See Space Star Strange Things Those Trek Very Watch]
My grandfather, in 1848, had fled from Germany to find political freedom in the United States. Emanuel Celler
[ Find Fled Freedom Germany Grandfather Had Political States United]
Later, at Stanford University, I thought I'd become a lawyer or businessman, but my father came to me and said he thought there was a big future in the fine-wine business. Robert Mondavi
[ Become Big Business Businessman Came Father Future Later Lawyer Said Stanford Thought University]
It's my father's legacy. My father's view was that the public is the employer of these government employees and has the right to know what they're up to. Jack Anderson
[ Employees Employer Father Government Know Legacy Public Right These Up View]
Here we are to remember that in consequence of our opinion that labor is the Father and active principle of wealth, as lands are the Mother, that the state by killing, mutilating, or imprisoning their members do withal punish themselves. William Petty
[ Active Consequence Father Here Killing Labor Lands Members Mother Opinion Our Principle Punish Remember State Their Themselves Wealth Withal]
My father felt that children should make their own way. Ron Reagan
[ Children Father Felt Make Own Should Their Way]
My grandfather was a newspaper publisher and his paper had all the comics in NYC, so some of my earliest memories are of reading the family paper and heading straight for the comics insert. Rick Moody
[ Comics Earliest Family Grandfather Had Heading His Insert Memories Newspaper Nyc Paper Publisher Reading Some Straight]
I was taught by my grandfather that anything that your mind can conceive, you can have. It's a reality. Lenny Kravitz
[ Anything Conceive Grandfather Mind Reality Taught Your]
In my grandfather's lab, scientists did independent research, and peers reviewed and commented on its merits. Politics, he taught me, had no place in the scientific process. Tammy Baldwin
[ Commented Did Grandfather Had Independent Lab Merits Peers Place Politics Process Research Reviewed Scientific Scientists Taught]
I think it's time to do clean-up for a generation. I believe this is one of the movies that hits home for all colors and all races. Everybody I talk to, black or white, suburban, rich or poor, can relate to rejection, can relate to not having a father or a mother. Derek Luke
[ Believe Black Colors Everybody Father Generation Having Hits Home Mother Movies Poor Races Rejection Relate Rich Suburban Talk Think Time White]
When we believe that God is Father, we also believe that such a father's hand will never cause his child a needless tear. We may not understand life any better, but we will not resent life any longer. William Barclay
[ Also Any Believe Better Cause Child Father God Hand His Life Longer May Needless Never Resent Such Tear Understand Will]
What will the U.S. senators have to say if there is, as many over here and in the rest of the world suspect, no substance to the allegations against my father and me? Kojo Annan
[ Against Allegations Father Here Many Over Rest Say Senators Substance Suspect Will World]
My mother used to go out on her own, and I used to have to keep a look out for my stepfather coming home. Christine Keeler
[ Coming Go Her Home Keep Look Mother Out Own Stepfather Used]
The best thing that I got was rehearsing with my father. It was always about the process of figuring things out, and trying something new, and having another take on something and keeping it alive. Jake Gyllenhaal
[ Alive Always Another Best Father Figuring Got Having Keeping New Out Process Rehearsing Something Take Thing Things Trying]
I played from the time I was seven years old. My father was my first baseman coach. I had opportunities that I never really pursued - with some Miami teams and a few larger colleges, and then I ended up bailing and began cooking. Todd English
[ Baseman Began Coach Colleges Cooking Ended Father Few First Had Larger Miami Never Old Opportunities Played Pursued Really Seven Some Teams Then Time Up Years]
When my first child was born in 1962, I wrote a letter to my grandfather telling him how happy I was but how concerned; concerned because there were so many visions which were not very good. Harri Holkeri
[ Because Born Child Concerned First Good Grandfather Happy Him How Letter Many Telling Very Visions Were Which Wrote]
At least the Pilgrim Fathers used to shoot Indians: the Pilgrim Children merely punch time clocks. e. e. cummings
[ Children Clocks Fathers Indians Least Merely Pilgrim Punch Shoot Time Used]
Perhaps host and guest is really the happiest relation for father and son. Evelyn Waugh
[ Father Guest Happiest Host Perhaps Really Relation Son]
Rich men's sons are seldom rich men's fathers. Herbert Kaufman Dad
[ Fathers Men Rich Seldom Sons]
Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers. Herbert Hoover Sports
[ Fine Fish Fishing Forefathers Great May More Much Occasion Our Return Simplicity Than]
The North African mule talks always of his mother's brother, the horse, but never of his father, the donkey, in favor of others supposedly more reputable. Clifford Geertz
[ African Always Brother Donkey Father Favor His Horse More Mother Mule Never North Others Reputable Supposedly Talks]
Yes, my mother was a singer, and my father played piano and keyboards. They were in a band together, though they also had regular jobs because they had kids and stuff like that. Caroline Corr
[ Also Band Because Father Had Jobs Keyboards Kids Mother Piano Played Regular Singer Stuff Though Together Were Yes]
I could, I think, quite easily have gone to Oxford. I got four good A levels, but my father's income was such that I wouldn't have got a grant, and he wouldn't let me go to university, and that was the end of it. Colin Baker
[ Could Easily End Father Four Go Gone Good Got Grant Income Levels Oxford Quite Such Think University]
We don't have the family organization the way we used to. My father lives with us because we have the room. The greatest of all opportunities for our children is a complete family unit. Dixie Carter
[ Because Children Complete Family Father Greatest Lives Opportunities Organization Our Room Unit Us Used Way]
Well, I was about six or seven, and my mother and father separated. David Dinkins
[ Father Mother Separated Seven Six Well]
My father I liked, but it was only after his death that I got to know him by writing the play. Hugh Leonard
[ After Death Father Got Him His Know Liked Only Play Writing]
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other. Joseph Joubert
[ Everything Family Father Fear Inspire Love Must Other Says]
Most of my father's life consisted of traveling to almost every part of Europe. Sigrid Undset
[ Almost Consisted Europe Every Father Life Most Part Traveling]
What made me want to go into doing comics was I was working as a laborer with my father, a gardener. Dan DeCarlo
[ Comics Doing Father Gardener Go Into Laborer Made Want Working]
My father taught me to read music and play the piano-but not well, even though people have said that I'm a natural musician. Ethel Merman
[ Even Father Music Musician Natural Play Read Said Taught Though Well]
Southern women often marry a man knowing that he is the father of many little slaves. They do not trouble themselves about it. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Father Knowing Little Man Many Marry Often Slaves Southern Themselves Trouble Women]
Mother goddesses are just as silly a notion as father gods. If a revival of the myths of these cults gives woman emotional satisfaction, it does so at the price of obscuring the real conditions of life. This is why they were invented in the first place. Angela Carter
[ Conditions Cults Does Emotional Father First Gives Goddesses Gods Invented Just Life Mother Myths Notion Place Price Real Revival Satisfaction Silly These Were Why Woman]
My mother's studies stopped with the third year of primary school, my father with the first. They taught me a deep sense of duty. But nobody was involved in politics in my family. Emma Bonino
[ Deep Duty Family Father First Involved Mother Nobody Politics Primary School Sense Stopped Studies Taught Third Year]
The courts cannot garnish a father's salary, nor freeze his account, nor seize his property on behalf of his children, in our society. Apparently this is because a kid is not a car or a couch or a boat. June Jordan
[ Account Apparently Because Behalf Boat Cannot Car Children Couch Courts Father Freeze His Kid Nor Our Property Salary Seize Society]
Both my mother and father were very supportive of any career move any of us wanted to make. James Gandolfini Parenting
[ Any Both Career Father Make Mother Move Supportive Us Very Wanted Were]
The body, what is it, Father, but a sign To love the force that grows us, to give back What in Thy palm is senselessness and mud? Karl Shapiro
[ Back Body Father Force Give Grows Love Mud Palm Sign Thy Us]
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own. Aristotle
[ Birth Certain Children Devoted Fathers Giving More Mothers Own Reason Suffer Than Their Them Why]
Father, we thank you, especially for letting me fly this flight - for the privilege of being able to be in this position, to be in this wondrous place, seeing all these many startling, wonderful things that you have created. Gordon Cooper
[ Able Being Created Especially Father Flight Fly Letting Many Place Position Privilege Seeing Startling Thank These Things Wonderful Wondrous]
When I was 18, I thought my father was pretty dumb. After a while when I got to be 21, I was amazed to find out how much he'd learned in three years. Frank Butler Dad
[ After Amazed Dumb Father Find Got How Learned Much Out Pretty Thought Three While Years]
Equality, rightly understood as our founding fathers understood it, leads to liberty and to the emancipation of creative differences; wrongly understood, as it has been so tragically in our time, it leads first to conformity and then to despotism. Barry Goldwater Equality
[ Been Conformity Creative Despotism Differences Emancipation Equality Fathers First Founding Leads Liberty Our Rightly Then Time Tragically Understood Wrongly]
My grandfather was a voodoo priest. A lot of my life dealt with spirituality. I can close my eyes and remember where I come from. Wyclef Jean
[ Close Come Dealt Eyes Grandfather Life Lot Priest Remember Spirituality Voodoo Where]
My father and uncles and all their friends turned their lungs black trying to satisfy my collector's zeal. Edward G. Robinson
[ Black Collector Father Friends Lungs Satisfy Their Trying Turned Uncles Zeal]
I grew up in an abusive home and was told on a daily basis by my father that I would never amount to anything and that I looked like a boy. Janice Dickinson
[ Abusive Amount Anything Basis Boy Daily Father Grew Home Looked Never Told Up Would]
My mother is Irish, my father is black and Venezuelan, and me - I'm tan, I guess. Mariah Carey
[ Black Father Guess Irish Mother Tan Venezuelan]
And I say the sacred hoop of my people was one of the many hoops that made one circle, wide as daylight and as starlight, and in the center grew one mighty flowering tree to shelter all the children of one mother and one father. Black Elk
[ Center Children Circle Daylight Father Flowering Grew Hoop Hoops Made Many Mighty Mother Sacred Say Shelter Tree Wide]
The prejudice was so bad in the United States at that time that a dark person with a white person would not be served in a restaurant. My father, mother, and I would try it occasionally. We would sit there, and the food would never come. Amar Bose
[ Bad Come Dark Father Food Mother Never Occasionally Person Prejudice Restaurant Served Sit States Time Try United White Would]
And I started with this: I have not painted at all my childhood. In fact, I never painted. But I helped my father who was a house painter and decorative painter. He made stage sets, he made glass paintings, he made everything. Josef Albers
[ Childhood Decorative Everything Fact Father Glass Helped House Made Never Painted Painter Paintings Sets Stage Started]
And I remember leaving my place in L.A. and - my father is a big fight fan - and I said, 'Dad, I got a couple of days off and I'm getting ready to go to Houston to sign to fight Muhammad Ali. Wilt Chamberlain
[ Ali Big Couple Dad Days Fan Father Fight Getting Go Got Houston Leaving Muhammad Off Place Ready Remember Said Sign]
My grandfather on my mother's side was a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; my other grandfather was a lawyer, and one time Speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Engineering Grandfather House Institute Lawyer Massachusetts Mechanical Mother Other Professor Representatives Side Speaker Technology Tennessee Time]
We were living in the Slad Road when my father left us. I was about three. Laurie Lee
[ Father Left Living Road Three Us Were]
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him? Here every language is silent and holds its peace in impotence. Joseph Roux Friendship
[ Call Every Father Friend Here Him His Holds Immense Impotence Known Language Losing Lost Man Name Orphan Peace Person Silent Unhappiness Widower Wife]
Ladies and gentlemen, my mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you! George M. Cohan
[ Father Gentlemen Ladies Mother Sister Thank Thanks]
My father was a Norwegian who came from a small town near Oslo. He broke his arm at the elbow when he was 14, and they amputated it. Roald Dahl
[ Amputated Arm Broke Came Elbow Father His Near Norwegian Oslo Small Town]
The offers I get are for grandfathers, uncles - and they often die very quickly in the script. Max von Sydow
[ Die Get Grandfathers Offers Often Quickly Script Uncles Very]
My father actually moved out from Chicago just so he could play tennis 365 days a year, so it was - it was a place we played every day. We played before school. We played after school. We woke up. We played tennis. We brushed our teeth in that order. Andre Agassi
[ Actually After Before Brushed Chicago Could Day Days Every Father Just Moved Order Our Out Place Play Played School Teeth Tennis Up Woke Year]
My parents had a wonderful marriage, but it was a very dependent relationship. My mother was entirely dependent on my father because that's how it was in those days. Erika Slezak
[ Because Days Dependent Entirely Father Had How Marriage Mother Parents Relationship Those Very Wonderful]
How did we win the election in the year 2000? We talked about a humble foreign policy: No nation-building; don't police the world. That's conservative, it's Republican, it's pro-American - it follows the founding fathers. And, besides, it follows the Constitution. Ron Paul
[ Besides Conservative Constitution Did Election Fathers Follows Foreign Founding How Humble Nation-Building Police Policy Republican Talked Win World Year]
I wanted to grow up to be just like my father. Michael Bergin
[ Father Grow Just Up Wanted]
I was angry about the fact that my father would beat my mother on a daily basis, that my mother would take it in turn and beat on me. I was an abused child. I was mad about all those things, very bitter and very angry. Rick James
[ Abused Angry Basis Beat Bitter Child Daily Fact Father Mad Mother Take Things Those Turn Very Would]
If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher. Abdul Kalam Family
[ Beautiful Become Corruption Country Difference Father Feel Free Key Make Members Minds Mother Nation Societal Strongly Teacher Three]
I had a number of very strong personalities in my family. My father was a concert flutist, the solo flute for Toscanini. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Concert Family Father Flute Had Number Personalities Solo Strong Very]
To us Americans much has been given; of us much is required. With all our faults and mistakes, it is our strength in support of the freedom our forefathers loved which has saved mankind from subjection to totalitarian power. Norman Thomas
[ Americans Been Faults Forefathers Freedom Given Loved Mankind Mistakes Much Our Power Required Saved Strength Subjection Support Totalitarian Us Which]
I learned a lot in those first years in Miami, while struggling just for survival, by observing my father's fortitude. Desi Arnaz
[ Father First Fortitude Just Learned Lot Miami Observing Struggling Survival Those While Years]
The stuff that I got in trouble for, the casting for The Godfather or the flag scene in Patton, was the stuff that was remembered, and was considered the good work. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Casting Considered Flag Godfather Good Got Patton Remembered Scene Stuff Trouble Work]
Me and my father went through a war period where we wasn't talking. He wanted me to go to theology school - I didn't want to go. I wanted to do music. I told him I was a minister through music. Wyclef Jean
[ Father Go Him Minister Music Period School Talking Theology Through Told Want Wanted War Went Where]
One of my earliest memories is of my father carrying me in one arm with a picket sign in the other. Camryn Manheim Dad
[ Arm Carrying Earliest Father Memories Other Picket Sign]
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers... clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun. George Catlin
[ Clap Face Fair Fathers Fire Graves Ground Hand Him His Hunting Last Look Mouth Over Sadness Seen Set Setting Silence Smooth Sun Take Turn]
He wasn't a great father. He was a great musician. That's always been a touchy one, and it will be until I can find the answer, but I don't know if there is one. Julian Lennon
[ Always Answer Been Father Find Great Know Musician Touchy Until Will]
My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not. Indira Gandhi
[ Am Father Political Saint Statesman Woman]
My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer. Anna Lee Dad
[ Always Been Comforted Episcopalian Father Minister Power Prayer]
We started out as boss and player, and Wellington was almost like my father. Frank Gifford
[ Almost Boss Father Out Player Started Wellington]
I think the one thing that most stands out is that my father always did what he believed to be the right thing to do and he always told us that we had to go our own way even if he disagreed. Klaus Fuchs
[ Always Believed Did Disagreed Even Father Go Had Most Our Out Own Right Stands Thing Think Told Us Way]
My father always wanted to be the corpse at every funeral, the bride at every wedding and the baby at every christening. Alice Roosevelt Longworth
[ Always Baby Bride Corpse Every Father Funeral Wanted Wedding]
My father was an immigrant from Russia and my mother was first generation. Arthur Rock
[ Father First Generation Immigrant Mother Russia]
The territorial state is such an ancient form of society - here in Europe it dates back thousands of years - that it is now protected by the sanctity of age and the glory of tradition. A strong religious feeling mingles with the respect and the devotion to the fatherland. Christian Lous Lange
[ Age Ancient Back Dates Devotion Europe Fatherland Feeling Form Glory Here Now Protected Religious Respect Sanctity Society State Strong Such Territorial Thousands Tradition Years]
In 1973, a woman could not get a credit card without her husband or father or a male signing off on it. Billie Jean King
[ Card Could Credit Father Get Her Husband Male Off Signing Without Woman]
But it is obvious that our fathers, whose efforts have planted these great and prosperous cities along the once lonely trails of our own broad land, received all the fundamentals of civilization as a heritage from their European ancestors. James H. Breasted
[ Along Ancestors Broad Cities Civilization Efforts European Fathers Fundamentals Great Heritage Land Lonely Obvious Once Our Own Planted Prosperous Received Their These Trails Whose]
My mother and father, Joe and Theresa Montana brought me along and taught me to never quit, and to strive to be the best. Joe Montana
[ Along Best Brought Father Joe Montana Mother Never Quit Strive Taught Theresa]
They're mutually incompatible I feel; being a wise thief and a wise father. Andre Braugher
[ Being Father Feel Incompatible Mutually Thief Wise]
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. Michelle Hunziker
[ Dutch Educated Father German Had Host Italian Language Languages Learned Luck Mother Parents School Spoke Three]
We're seeing a much larger ministry here for the general community. Not just Catholics, but others are calling us too. They're not looking for lawyers or suing their grandfathers, but counseling and healing. Roger Mahony
[ Calling Catholics Community Counseling General Grandfathers Healing Here Just Larger Lawyers Looking Ministry Much Others Seeing Suing Their Too Us]
The land of my fathers. My fathers can have it. Dylan Thomas
[ Fathers Land]
We will never forget those like my great-grandfather who fought at Vicksburg. Roy Barnes
[ Forget Fought Never Those Will]
My father wasn't a very good lawyer. He thought the law was sacred and something that was meant to help people. He didn't charge people like he should have... which is why I was allowed to play bars and strip joints when I was 14. Max Weinberg
[ Allowed Bars Charge Father Good Help Joints Law Lawyer Meant Play Sacred Should Something Strip Thought Very Which Why]
I felt my father's presence with me, helping me to commit to paper the feelings I had. I really heard my father speaking to me from the other dimension. Michael Landon
[ Commit Dimension Father Feelings Felt Had Heard Helping Other Paper Presence Really Speaking]
I changed my mind because of a scene between Howard Cunningham and Richie. The father-son situation was written so movingly, I fell in love with the project. Tom Bosley
[ Because Between Changed Cunningham Fell Howard Love Mind Project Richie Scene Situation Written]
You come on as a guest. You don't get the girl anymore. But that is our lives. You start off as the boyfriend, then you are the lover, then you are the husband, then you are the father, and then you are the grandfather. Albert Finney
[ Anymore Boyfriend Come Father Get Girl Grandfather Guest Husband Lives Lover Off Our Start Then]
I once had a lot of hatred, mainly toward my father, an alcoholic. Josh McDowell
[ Alcoholic Father Had Hatred Lot Mainly Once Toward]
I came from Nebraska, a very middle class family with a progressive father. Theodore C. Sorensen
[ Came Class Family Father Middle Nebraska Progressive Very]
My father described me as the oldest baby he'd ever seen. I apparently was very serious and reflective. Tim Robbins
[ Apparently Baby Described Ever Father Oldest Reflective Seen Serious Very]
I look at my father, who was in many ways an unhappy person, but who, not long before he got sick, said that the greatest source of satisfaction in his life had been going to work in the company of other workers. Jonathan Franzen
[ Been Before Company Father Going Got Greatest Had His Life Long Look Many Other Person Said Satisfaction Sick Source Unhappy Ways Work Workers]
Oh, that all the things my father had told me about how disgusting Washington is are true. And again it's the system - there are lots of nice, well-meaning people there. But it's a sleazy place. And politics is all about doing favors. Esther Dyson
[ Again Disgusting Doing Father Favors Had How Lots Nice Oh Place Politics Sleazy System Things Told True Washington Well-Meaning]
I got a note from my father, who said that Success is wonderful, if you don't inhale. That was his own aphorism, and I think it's the very best thing he could have said to me or anyone else on the subject. Sam Waterston
[ Anyone Aphorism Best Could Else Father Got His Inhale Note Own Said Subject Success Thing Think Very Wonderful]
My father died in 1930, but if you told him or anybody almost in that time that you'd be able to sit back in England and watch a cricket game in Australia, they'd have you put in the loony bin. Desmond Llewelyn
[ Able Almost Anybody Australia Back Bin Cricket Died England Father Game Him Loony Put Sit Time Told Watch]
I didn't expect to be doing a whole bunch of Amber Browns. And because it was just one book, and the father had moved away, I didn't realize I was going to have to deal more with shared custody, divorce and all those issues. Paula Danziger
[ Amber Away Because Book Browns Bunch Custody Deal Divorce Doing Expect Father Going Had Issues Just More Moved Realize Shared Those Whole]
I'd watch my father get up at 5 o'clock and go down to the Eastern Market in Detroit to do the shopping for his restaurant, and get that business going and then go out on his vending machine business. Ed Bradley
[ Business Clock Detroit Down Eastern Father Get Go Going His Machine Market Out Restaurant Shopping Then Up Vending Watch]
Oscar Hammerstein was a surrogate father during all those many days, and weeks and months when I didn't see my own father. Stephen Sondheim
[ Days During Father Hammerstein Many Months Oscar Own See Surrogate Those Weeks]
My father was a sergeant with the Connecticut state police. My mother was a hairstylist. Michael Bergin
[ Connecticut Father Mother Police Sergeant State]
The Pirate is surrealism and so, in a curious way, is Father of the Bride. Vincente Minnelli
[ Bride Curious Father Pirate Surrealism Way]
I was myself brought up with my brother, whose name was Matthias, for he was my own brother, by both father and mother; and I made mighty proficiency in the improvements of my learning, and appeared to have both a great memory and understanding. Flavius Josephus
[ Appeared Both Brother Brought Father Great Improvements Learning Made Memory Mighty Mother Myself Name Own Proficiency Understanding Up Whose]
The most significant piece of advice my father gave me early on about acting was, don't get caught acting. Really believe in what you're doing and then commit to it. Even if it feels uncomfortable, even if you feel that you're gonna look like an ass. It's all acting, but find the truth in a moment as opposed to just pretending you have and rather than trying to act your way out of it. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Act Acting Advice Ass Believe Caught Commit Doing Early Even Father Feel Feels Find Gave Get Gonna Just Look Moment Most Opposed Out Piece Pretending Rather Really Significant Than Then Truth Trying Uncomfortable Way Your]
We are celebrating the feast of the Eternal Birth which God the Father has borne and never ceases to bear in all eternity... But if it takes not place in me, what avails it? Everything lies in this, that it should take place in me. Meister Eckhart
[ Avails Bear Birth Borne Ceases Celebrating Eternal Eternity Everything Father Feast God Lies Never Place Should Take Takes Which]
As the youngest, I wanted to be my father's son and perpetuate the family name. Connie Chung
[ Family Father Name Perpetuate Son Wanted Youngest]
My brother arrived some months after my father left. Um, and he ah, was thus eight years younger than me and it was um, you know, it was such a time that my mother probably had people wondering was it his. Thomas Keneally
[ After Ah Arrived Brother Eight Father Had His Know Left Months Mother Probably Some Such Than Thus Time Um Wondering Years Younger]
In the summer of 1776 our Founding Fathers sought to secure our independence and the liberties that remain the foundation of our nation today. Doc Hastings
[ Fathers Foundation Founding Independence Liberties Nation Our Remain Secure Sought Summer Today]
We need to work our level best in this legislative session to help grow Montana's economy, so that grandchildren can stay in Montana, grandchildren can visit their grandmother and grandfather by driving across town, not flying across the country. Brian Schweitzer
[ Across Best Country Driving Economy Flying Grandchildren Grandfather Grandmother Grow Help Legislative Level Montana Need Our Session Stay Their Town Visit Work]
My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. John F. Kennedy
[ Always Believed Businessmen Father Never Now Sons Till Told Were]
My grandfather was Catholic; my grandmother, Jewish. Crossing over from Bavaria, as immigrants to the United States, the ship started to sink. My grandmother jumped overboard. My grandfather followed, to save this girl he had never met. Emanuel Celler
[ Catholic Crossing Followed Girl Grandfather Grandmother Had Immigrants Jewish Jumped Met Never Over Overboard Save Ship Sink Started States United]
I went to school at this log school house. A white woman was my teacher, I do not remember her name. My father had to pay her one dollar a month for me. Us kids that went to school did not have desks, we used slates and set on the hued down logs for seats. Joe Davis
[ Desks Did Dollar Down Father Had Her House Kids Log Logs Month Name Pay Remember School Seats Set Teacher Us Used Went White Woman]
I had three stages of knowing Wellington Mara. He was my boss for a long time and he was a father figure. And finally, as we got older, he was my friend. Frank Gifford
[ Boss Father Figure Finally Friend Got Had Knowing Long Older Stages Three Time Wellington]
Any father whose son raises his hand against him is guilty of having produced a son who raised his hand against him. Charles Peguy
[ Against Any Father Guilty Hand Having Him His Produced Raised Raises Son Whose]
When my grandfather died, I started adopting some of his accents, to sort of remind myself of him. A homage. He was a war hero, and he was really great with his hands. Gavin DeGraw
[ Accents Adopting Died Grandfather Great Hands Hero Him His Homage Myself Really Remind Some Sort Started War]
I discovered the 7th art at home when I was kid, through Charlie Chaplin's movies and those of my father who shot documentaries. He was my biggest influence. So I took his camera and started shooting. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Art Biggest Camera Chaplin Charlie Discovered Documentaries Father His Home Influence Kid Movies Shooting Shot Started Those Through Took]
It is a pity that instead of the Pilgrim Fathers landing on Plymouth Rock, Plymouth Rock had not landed on the Pilgrim Fathers. Chauncey Depew
[ Fathers Had Instead Landed Landing Pilgrim Pity Plymouth Rock]
I just wish I could understand my father. Michael Jackson Dad
[ Could Father Just Understand Wish]
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. Nancy Friday
[ Backward Bill Children Debt Father Forward Goes Gratitude Mother Our Owe Parents Presented Us]
My first speaking part was to read for John Forsythe for Bachelor Father. I was the lead, opposite him. Linda Evans
[ Bachelor Father First Him John Lead Opposite Part Read Speaking]
Guitar Player Magazine says Dick Dale is the father of Heavy Metal, blowing up 48 amplifiers, creating the first power amplifier. Dick Dale
[ Amplifier Amplifiers Blowing Creating Dale Father First Guitar Heavy Magazine Metal Player Power Says Up]
Tony knew me both as an athlete and as a person. He cared for me like a father. Dennis Eckersley
[ Athlete Both Cared Father Knew Person Tony]
My mother was passionate. She was stubborn, the dominant one in the family. She dominated my father. Hugh Leonard
[ Dominant Dominated Family Father Mother Passionate She Stubborn]
Be able to confide your innermost secrets to your mother and your innermost fears to your father. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Able Confide Father Fears Innermost Mother Secrets Your]
Second, marriage is an issue that our Founding Fathers wisely left to the states. Judy Biggert
[ Fathers Founding Issue Left Marriage Our Second States Wisely]
I think I was well brought up, for my father and mother were of one mind regarding the care of the family. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Brought Care Family Father Mind Mother Regarding Think Up Well Were]
When my father was arrested, we didn't know where they had him. My mother found him at the house of torture. It was called Villa Triste. Oriana Fallaci
[ Arrested Called Father Found Had Him House Know Mother Torture Villa Where]
Certainly, my father would not want to see me destroy myself in this business, as so many people in our family have been destroyed. I try to take good care of myself, but we are fighting the good fight, and the truth is powerful. Sam Sheppard
[ Been Business Care Certainly Destroy Destroyed Family Father Fight Fighting Good Many Myself Our Powerful See Take Truth Try Want Would]
My father being in the movie business, I thought being an actor would be great. But when I started singing to people in coffeehouses, you know, singing folk music and then, later, singing songs that I started to write myself, I felt more than an affinity for it. David Crosby
[ Actor Affinity Being Business Father Felt Folk Great Know Later More Movie Music Myself Singing Songs Started Than Then Thought Would Write]
Congress is functioning the way the Founding Fathers intended-not very well. They understood that if you move too quickly, our democracy will be less responsible to the majority. Barber B. Conable, Jr.
[ Congress Democracy Fathers Founding Functioning Less Majority Move Our Quickly Responsible Too Understood Very Way Well Will]
I just thank my father and mother, my lucky stars, that I had the advantage of an education in the humanities. David McCullough
[ Advantage Education Father Had Humanities Just Lucky Mother Stars Thank]
It's about a father and daughter and the daughter's friend and her relationship with her current husband. Ismail Merchant
[ Current Daughter Father Friend Her Husband Relationship]
I was born in Norway, and when I was little I went to live in Detroit, Michigan. My father was a professor of philosophy at Wayne University, and my mother was also a teacher. Marta Kristen
[ Also Born Detroit Father Little Live Michigan Mother Norway Philosophy Professor Teacher University Wayne Went]
It used to be that a son could look at the father, and pretty much know what life was gonna be like as an adult. There was confidence in that, and comfort in that, and frustration also. Clancy Brown
[ Adult Also Comfort Confidence Could Father Frustration Gonna Know Life Look Much Pretty Son Used]
My uncle and my grandfather both worked in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Dave Van Ronk
[ Both Brooklyn Grandfather Navy Uncle Worked Yard]
A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children. John James Audubon
[ Borrowed Children Fathers Given His Knows Man True World]
I studied Japanese language and culture in college and graduate school, and afterward went to work in Tokyo, where I met a young man whose father was a famous businessman and whose mother was a geisha. Arthur Golden
[ Afterward Businessman College Culture Famous Father Geisha Graduate Japanese Language Man Met Mother School Studied Tokyo Went Where Whose Work Young]
I realize that when I moved out of my father's house I shocked and frightened him because I needed a room of my own, a space of my own to reinvent myself. Sandra Cisneros
[ Because Father Frightened Him House Moved Myself Needed Out Own Realize Reinvent Room Shocked Space]
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather than a baker, when he is no longer compelled, as among the Egyptians, to succeed to his father's craft. Honore de Balzac
[ Among Baker Become Compelled Craft Curious Egyptians Father His Know Leads Longer Man Rather Succeed Than Would]
My father, though, could run very much faster. It was impossible to compete with him on the grass. But it was astonishing how slow old people were. Some of them could not run up a hill and called it trying to climb stairs. Georg Brandes
[ Astonishing Called Climb Compete Could Faster Father Grass Hill Him How Impossible Much Old Run Slow Some Stairs Them Though Trying Up Very Were]
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. Josef Albers
[ Active Also Builders Father Know Nonsense Painters Parents Partly Several Such Theatre Them Very Were]
I have always thought of Walt Disney as my second father. Annette Funicello Dad
[ Always Disney Father Second Thought Walt]
My father was a progressive farmer, and was always ready to lay aside an old plough if he could replace it with one better constructed for its work. All through life, I have ever been ready to buy a better plough. Andrew Taylor Still
[ Always Aside Been Better Buy Constructed Could Ever Farmer Father Lay Life Old Plough Progressive Ready Replace Through Work]
Afflictions are but as a dark entry into our Father's house. Thomas Brooks
[ Afflictions Dark Entry Father House Into Our]
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father. George Herbert
[ Enough Father Govern Hundred Sons]
My father was a pedant and a bully who cared about nobody, and I was not to see him until I was eighteen. George Weinberg
[ Bully Cared Eighteen Father Him Nobody Pedant See Until]
An angry father is most cruel towards himself. Publilius Syrus Dad
[ Angry Cruel Father Himself Most Towards]
My father leaving the family shaped who I was and how I looked at the world. By the same token, my father telling me fairy tales that he had made up shaped me profoundly, too. Kate DiCamillo
[ Fairy Family Father Had How Leaving Looked Made Profoundly Same Shaped Tales Telling Token Too Up World]
The vision that the founding fathers had of rule of law and equality before the law and no one above the law, that is a very viable vision, but instead of that, we have quasi mob rule. James Bovard
[ Above Before Equality Fathers Founding Had Instead Law Mob Rule Very Viable Vision]
I would never have done what I'd done if I'd considered my father as somebody I wanted to please. Robert Mapplethorpe Dad
[ Considered Done Father Never Please Somebody Wanted Would]
My father's coaching Misha and I just might help from time to time. Richard Krajicek
[ Coaching Father Help Just Might Time]
If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons. James A. Baldwin
[ Biology Blaze Could Earth Father Fathers Glory Really Reduced Relationship Son Sons Whole Would]
Now, I had been drawing all this time - especially in France of course - so, when I came back, my father gave me the chance to do a cover for one of the books he published. Dick Bruna
[ Back Been Books Came Chance Course Cover Drawing Especially Father France Gave Had Now Published Time]
Now my dad is with me, traveling with me and a big part of this whole thing is I like to mix it up a little bit, you know. Who gets to take their father on a private jet across the country and stay in first class hotels? So we're enjoying it, but I'd stop if it's not possible. Shia LaBeouf
[ Across Big Bit Class Country Dad Enjoying Father First Gets Hotels Jet Know Little Mix Now Part Possible Private Stay Stop Take Their Thing Traveling Up Whole]
After the break up of the municipality and the loss of his income my father lost health and spirits. Catherine Helen Spence
[ After Break Father Health His Income Loss Lost Municipality Spirits Up]
My father also happened to be an intellectual, as learned, literate, informed, and curious as anyone I have known. Unobtrusively and casually, he was my wise and gentle teacher. James Tobin
[ Also Anyone Casually Curious Father Gentle Happened Informed Intellectual Known Learned Literate Teacher Wise]
My father was never anti-anything in our house. Errol Flynn Dad
[ Father House Never Our]
Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a dad, and that's why I call you dad, because you are so special to me. You taught my the game and you taught me how to play it right. Wade Boggs
[ Anyone Because Call Dad Father Game How Play Right Someone Special Takes Taught Why]
My father's generation gave to my generation a land of wealth and purpose and world economic dominance. Paul Tsongas
[ Dominance Economic Father Gave Generation Land Purpose Wealth World]
I'll meet the raging of the skies, but not an angry father. Thomas Campbell
[ Angry Father Meet Raging Skies]
My father always taught me to appreciate what you're fortunate to have and give back to those who need it. No part of our society is more important than the children, especially the ones who need our help. Dan Marino
[ Always Appreciate Back Children Especially Father Fortunate Give Help Important More Need Ones Our Part Society Taught Than Those]
You were only truly patriotic if you had a laborer for a grandfather and were glad of it. Rebecca H. Davis
[ Glad Grandfather Had Laborer Only Patriotic Truly Were]
What I took back, because of my exposure to the Jewish music of the 30s and the 40s in my upbringing with my father, was that kind of theatrical songwriting. It was always a part of my character. This desire to make people laugh. Pete Townshend
[ Always Back Because Character Desire Exposure Father Jewish Kind Laugh Make Music Part Songwriting Theatrical Took Upbringing]
My father hated radio and could not wait for television to be invented so he could hate that too. Peter De Vries
[ Could Father Hate Hated Invented Radio Television Too Wait]
On the king's gate the moss grew gray; The king came not. They call'd him dead; And made his eldest son, one day, Slave in his father's stead. Helen Hunt Jackson
[ Call Came Day Dead Eldest Father Gate Gray Grew Him His King Made Moss Slave Son Stead]
Just as the child is father to the man, so the impressions of one's youth remain the most vivid in manhood. Gustav Stresemann
[ Child Father Impressions Just Man Manhood Most Remain Vivid Youth]
This enraged the other Nazi so much that the next morning he came to our house and he shot my father. Bruno Schulz
[ Came Enraged Father House Morning Much Next Other Our Shot]
One of the things that made me persist in the Antarctic in the face of sickening discouragements was my determination to name a portion of the earth's surface after my father. Lincoln Ellsworth
[ After Determination Earth Face Father Made Name Persist Portion Sickening Surface Things]
When it comes to my own turn to lay my weapons down, I shall do so with thankfulness and fatigue, and whatever be my destiny afterward, I shall be glad to lie down with my fathers in honor. It is human at least, if not divine. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Afterward Comes Destiny Divine Down Fathers Fatigue Glad Honor Human Lay Least Lie Own Shall Thankfulness Turn Weapons Whatever]
Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards. Robert Orben Society
[ Cards Credit Father Honored Life Lot Major Mother Rather Simpler Than]
My father, who had lost a brother, fighting on the Austrian side in World War I, was a committed pacifist. Walter Kohn
[ Austrian Brother Committed Father Fighting Had Lost Pacifist Side War World]
My father's father came from Russia; my mother came from Romania. Herbie Mann
[ Came Father Mother Romania Russia]
My first years were spent living just as my forefathers had lived - roaming the green, rolling hills of what are now the states of South Dakota and Nebraska. Standing Bear
[ Dakota First Forefathers Green Had Hills Just Lived Living Nebraska Now Roaming Rolling South Spent States Were Years]
When I was about five or seven years old my mother was placed in a mental institution and so we were with our father who worked very hard, and we had to figure a lot of things out. Quincy Jones
[ Father Figure Five Had Hard Institution Lot Mental Mother Old Our Out Placed Seven Things Very Were Worked Years]
Nobody ever asks a father how he manages to combine marriage and a career. Sam Ewing Dad
[ Asks Career Combine Ever Father How Manages Marriage Nobody]
Arnold Bennett was a writer I admired. He was actually taking notes at his father's deathbed. Hugh Leonard
[ Actually Admired Arnold Bennett Deathbed Father His Notes Taking Writer]
There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic, violent father. He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him. Dean Koontz Dad
[ Alcoholic Anything Benefit Father Having Him Motivated Never Really Sometimes Violent Wanted Weird]
Your enjoyment of the world is never right, till every morning you awake in Heaven: see yourself in your Father's palace; and look upon the skies, the earth, and the air as celestial joys: having such a reverend esteem of all, as if you were among the angels. Thomas Traherne
[ Air Among Angels Awake Celestial Earth Enjoyment Esteem Every Father Having Heaven Joys Look Morning Never Palace Reverend Right See Skies Such Till Upon Were World Your Yourself]
My father still is a lawyer, and my mom was a teacher and then later a career counselor. Steve Case
[ Career Counselor Father Later Lawyer Mom Still Teacher Then]
No adult in my family would ever tell me anything about who my father was. I knew from an older cousin - only four years older than I am - everything, or what little I could discover about him. John Irving
[ Adult Am Anything Could Cousin Discover Ever Everything Family Father Four Him Knew Little Older Only Tell Than Would Years]
My father never felt the need to wrap himself in anybody's mantle. He never felt the need to pretend to be anybody else. This is their administration. This is their war. If they can't stand on their own two feet, well, they're no Ronald Reagans, that's for sure. Ron Reagan
[ Administration Anybody Else Father Feet Felt Himself Mantle Need Never Own Pretend Reagans Ronald Stand Sure Their Two War Well Wrap]
Our fathers valued change for the sake of its results; we value it in the act. Alice Meynell
[ Act Change Fathers Our Results Sake Value Valued]
The human father has to be confronted and recognized as human, as man who created a child and then, by his absence, left the child fatherless and then Godless. Anais Nin
[ Absence Child Confronted Created Father Fatherless Godless His Human Left Man Recognized Then]
I will begin first to search out this right by that magna charta, that great and faithful charter which was made to Abraham, the father of the faithful, in the name of all his seed. Thomas Goodwin
[ Abraham Begin Charter Faithful Father First Great His Made Magna Name Out Right Search Seed Which Will]
More and more, when I single out the person out who inspired me most, I go back to my grandfather. James Earl Jones
[ Back Go Grandfather Inspired More Most Out Person Single]
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance. Hippocrates
[ Breeds Father Ignorance Knowledge Opinion Science]
When I auditioned for my high school band the band director was excited because my father was known to be a great musician. When he heard me, he said 'Are you sure you're Ellis's son?' Wynton Marsalis
[ Auditioned Band Because Director Ellis Excited Father Great Heard High Known Musician Said School Son Sure]
I attended Sunday School and then church with my father and mother throughout my childhood. Leverett Saltonstall
[ Attended Childhood Church Father Mother School Sunday Then Throughout]
My father and mother - I figured if I could make them laugh, they'd stop fighting. I stole all their material. Jerry Stiller
[ Could Father Fighting Figured Laugh Make Material Mother Stole Stop Their Them]
I was five years old when I wrote my first song. It was out of longing for my father that I wrote it. Shmuel Y. Agnon
[ Father First Five Longing Old Out Song Wrote Years]
I don't think children's inner feelings have changed. They still want a mother and father in the very same house; they want places to play. Beverly Cleary Parenting
[ Changed Children Father Feelings House Inner Mother Places Play Same Still Think Very Want]
My father comes from a generation of film that actors my age don't even know about, which is really sad. Amber Tamblyn
[ Actors Age Comes Even Father Film Generation Know Really Sad Which]
You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's. Robert Frost Dad
[ Deserve Father Love Mother Your]
My father's record collection was full of New Orleans music of all kinds. I used to listen to the radio in New York, and all there was on it at the time was Madonna and Michael Jackson, so it sort of passed me by. Madeleine Peyroux
[ Collection Father Full Jackson Kinds Listen Madonna Michael Music New Orleans Passed Radio Record Sort Time Used York]
You can love someone like your son, even if he's not your biological son, and you can love someone like your father, even if he's not your biological father. Oliver Hudson
[ Biological Even Father Love Someone Son Your]
No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly. Miguel de Cervantes Parenting
[ Children Fathers Mothers Own Their Think Ugly]
My life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much. Gwyneth Paltrow Family
[ Add Birth Comes Daughter Death Did Down Everything Father Husband Just Life Meeting Moments Much Previous Seem Three Up Very]
I was a very good baseball and football player, but my father always told me I was much more interested in how I looked playing baseball or football than in actually playing. There's great truth in that. John Malkovich
[ Actually Always Baseball Father Football Good Great How Interested Looked More Much Player Playing Than Told Truth Very]
One of the scary things is that, when you're a kid, you look at your dad as the man who has no fear. When you're an adult, you realize your father had fear, and that you have it, too. David Duchovny
[ Adult Dad Father Fear Had Kid Look Man Realize Scary Things Too Your]
One thing I am certain of is that, if I have done anything good in music, it was, first, because of my father, and second, because of my wife. Charles Ives
[ Am Anything Because Certain Done Father First Good Music Second Thing Wife]
Working mothers do an hour more per day than working fathers do and working mothers do on average an hour more per day with the kids than working fathers do. James Levine
[ Average Day Fathers Hour Kids More Mothers Per Than Working]
Maggie went out of doors to wash the windows and father came out into the kitchen and said he did not know whether he would go down to the post office or not. And then I sprinkled some handkerchiefs to iron. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Came Did Doors Down Father Go Handkerchiefs Into Iron Kitchen Know Maggie Office Out Post Said Some Sprinkled Then Wash Went Whether Windows Would]
I inherited that calm from my father, who was a farmer. You sow, you wait for good or bad weather, you harvest, but working is something you always need to do. Miguel Indurain Dad
[ Always Bad Calm Farmer Father Good Harvest Inherited Need Something Sow Wait Weather Working]
I had a very special family life. My mother and father made sure when we were home, we were part of the family, not a TV star. And the other thing: my father was fully employed while I was doing the series. Jerry Mathers
[ Doing Employed Family Father Fully Had Home Life Made Mother Other Part Series Special Star Sure Thing Tv Very Were While]
My father used to say, 'Let them see you and not the suit. That should be secondary.' Cary Grant
[ Father Say Secondary See Should Suit Them Used]
He never admitted anything, even on his deathbed. He was a deluded liar. If it weren't for my father, I don't think I would be so open. So that's a huge blessing. Anne Heche
[ Admitted Anything Blessing Deathbed Deluded Even Father His Huge Liar Never Open Think Weren Would]
When you have a good mother and no father, God kind of sits in. It's not enough, but it helps. Dick Gregory Mom
[ Enough Father God Good Helps Kind Mother Sits]
I was plunged into what was known as the debutante social whirl. This was one of the ways fathers justified their own hard work and sacrifices. Gene Tierney
[ Fathers Hard Into Justified Known Own Plunged Sacrifices Social Their Ways Whirl Work]
Beware the cute, hot guy who kind of reminds you of the parent you don't get along with: your cold, distant father who left when you were a kid or your hot-tempered mother whom you could never please. Merrill Markoe
[ Along Beware Cold Could Cute Distant Father Get Guy Hot Kid Kind Left Mother Never Parent Please Reminds Were Whom Your]
My wife - to-be and I went to see my father. Only he could answer the two questions before us: Shall we get married now? Shall I begin the practice of law, or continue being the successful wine salesman I had become, working my way through law school? Emanuel Celler
[ Answer Become Before Begin Being Continue Could Father Get Had Law Married Now Only Practice Questions Salesman School See Shall Successful Through Two Us Way Went Wife Wine Working]
A true king is neither husband nor father; he considers his throne and nothing else. Pierre Corneille Power
[ Considers Else Father His Husband King Neither Nor Nothing Throne True]
And from my place, and from the time that I went through my divorce, I also had my father pass away in the middle of all that. And it kind of made everything else just kind of like the back burner, you know. Vince Gill
[ Also Away Back Burner Divorce Else Everything Father Had Just Kind Know Made Middle Pass Place Through Time Went]
If the Founding Fathers and other patriots who fought during the Revolutionary War could see the United States today, I believe they would be proud of the path that the thirteen colonies, now fifty strong states, have taken since then. John Linder
[ Believe Colonies Could During Fathers Fifty Fought Founding Now Other Path Patriots Proud Revolutionary See Since States Strong Taken Then Thirteen Today United War Would]
Because religion has such a compelling hold on the deep psyches of so many people, feminists cannot afford to leave it in the hands of the fathers. Carol P. Christ
[ Afford Because Cannot Compelling Deep Fathers Feminists Hands Hold Leave Many Religion Such]
Brando's a family friend. His mother gave my father a shot to be in a play at the Omaha Community Playhouse. That was the first production he was in. Peter Fonda
[ Brando Community Family Father First Friend Gave His Mother Omaha Play Production Shot]
Oh, Mr Coward, sir - I could never have an affair with you, because you remind me of my father! Kenneth More
[ Affair Because Could Coward Father Mr Never Oh Remind Sir]
I was encouraged by my mother and, to a lesser extent, by my father. Carlisle Floyd
[ Encouraged Extent Father Lesser Mother]
My grandfather was a cop in Long Island. I often try to draw on things that I've heard about him. Yancy Butler
[ Cop Draw Grandfather Heard Him Island Long Often Things Try]
My father was a sea captain, so was his father, and his father before him, and all my uncles. My mother's people all followed the sea. I suppose that if I had been born a few years earlier, I would have had my own ship. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Been Before Born Captain Earlier Father Few Followed Had Him His Mother Own Sea Ship Suppose Uncles Would Years]
My father is a man of impeccable character who has worked tirelessly for the United Nations for many years. His integrity is beyond reproach. Kojo Annan
[ Beyond Character Father His Impeccable Integrity Man Many Nations Reproach Tirelessly United Worked Years]
One thing that's happened to me is I've been around a long time and I've played a lot of villains and so forth. I think it had to do with, well one thing is that I looked younger than I was for a long time. Now I think I'm suddenly starting to play people's father. Christopher Walken
[ Around Been Father Forth Had Happened Long Looked Lot Now Play Played Starting Suddenly Than Thing Think Time Villains Well Younger]
In the last 17 years of his working life, my father was finally rewarded with having landed a great job as first, a maintenance engineer, and then a senior locksmith with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Tony Visconti
[ Bank Engineer Father Federal Finally First Great Having His Job Landed Last Life Maintenance New Reserve Rewarded Senior Then Working Years York]
Your former Fathers the Spaniards have now no further Authority over you. Zebulon Pike
[ Authority Fathers Former Further Now Over Spaniards Your]
I stopped loving my father a long time ago. What remained was the slavery to a pattern. Anais Nin Dad
[ Ago Father Long Loving Pattern Remained Slavery Stopped Time]
He learned through the way that my father and I felt about his songs, his country songs, that they were great songs. And then he went out and sang them for the audiences that we found, and he found a tremendous reaction to that. Alan Lomax
[ Audiences Country Father Felt Found Great His Learned Out Reaction Sang Songs Them Then Through Tremendous Way Went Were]
As I have said many times - my father was a great fan of Bill Dickey's and he certainly loved the Yankees. I hope that he would be pleased. George Steinbrenner
[ Bill Certainly Fan Father Great Hope Loved Many Pleased Said Times Would Yankees]
I used to annoy my father by telling him how much I felt luck was with me. Gene Tierney
[ Annoy Father Felt Him How Luck Much Telling Used]
And my father, being a good Swiss puritan, always really insisted that if I was going to be an actor, I shouldn't just be an actor, I should know about the whole process. Rene Auberjonois
[ Actor Always Being Father Going Good Insisted Just Know Process Puritan Really Should Swiss Whole]
People ask me from time to time what it was like growing up with Henry Fonda as my father. I say, Ever see Fort Apache? He was like Colonel Thursday. Peter Fonda
[ Apache Ask Colonel Ever Father Fonda Fort Growing Henry Say See Thursday Time Up]
What was the appearance of God the Father? Like that of a man... God has the likeness of fingers and hands and a face. Benny Hinn
[ Appearance Face Father Fingers God Hands Likeness Man]
My current companion, Gerard de Battista, is the father of my two sons. Victoria Abril
[ Companion Current De Father Sons Two]
My father was a boxer, though. So, I have a particular interest in Ray Mancini, I think. Warren Zevon
[ Boxer Father Interest Particular Ray Think Though]
O that our hearts were enlarged in love to God, that we might turn inward, to the blessed comforter, that the blessed Jesus said the Father would send. Elias Hicks
[ Blessed Comforter Enlarged Father God Hearts Inward Jesus Love Might Our Said Send Turn Were Would]
In my view, far from deserving condemnation for their courageous reporting, the New York Times, the Washington Post and other newspapers should be commended for serving the purpose that the Founding Fathers saw so clearly. Hugo Black History
[ Clearly Commended Condemnation Courageous Deserving Far Fathers Founding New Newspapers Other Post Purpose Reporting Saw Serving Should Their Times View Washington York]
I remember all too well the premiere of Ecstasy when I watched my bare bottom bounce across the screen and my mother and father sat there in shock. Hedy Lamarr
[ Across Bare Bottom Bounce Ecstasy Father Mother Premiere Remember Sat Screen Shock Too Watched Well]
Shortly afterwards my father told me that he might be going into the Eastern Zone of Germany. At that time my own mind was closer to his than it had ever been before, because he also believed that they are at least trying to build a new world. Klaus Fuchs
[ Afterwards Also Because Been Before Believed Build Closer Eastern Ever Father Germany Going Had His Into Least Might Mind New Own Shortly Than Time Told Trying World Zone]
My father's record collection was all country. That's how I was exposed to it. Keith Urban
[ Collection Country Exposed Father How Record]
A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be, A father is someone who carries pictures where his money used to be. Frank Howard Clark Dad
[ Carries Expects Father Good His Man Meant Money Pictures Someone Son Used Where]
God the Father and God the Son cannot be everywhere present; indeed they cannot be even in two places at the same instant: but God the Holy Spirit is omnipresent - it extends through all space, with all other matter. Orson Pratt
[ Cannot Even Everywhere Extends Father God Holy Indeed Instant Matter Omnipresent Other Places Present Same Son Space Spirit Through Two]
And my father, after all, was a nationalist. Heinrich Mann
[ After Father Nationalist]
He who obeys God's laws finds him a father. He who disobeys them, finds him a judge. Daniel D. Palmer
[ Father Finds God Him Judge Laws Obeys Them]
The highest duty of the man is not to his father, but to his wife; and for the sake of that woman he abandons all other earthly ties, should any of these happen to interfere with that relation. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Abandons Any Duty Earthly Father Happen Highest His Interfere Man Other Relation Sake Should These Ties Wife Woman]
My father was very outwardly religious. John McGahern
[ Father Outwardly Religious Very]
He knows I rip him off every day. He's the godfather for me. Nobody can say they aren't influenced by what Stevie Wonder has done. Brian McKnight
[ Day Done Every Godfather Him Influenced Knows Nobody Off Rip Say Stevie Wonder]
My father was totally Irish, and so I went to Ireland once. I found it to be very much like New York, for it was a beautiful country, and both the women and men were good-looking. James Cagney
[ Beautiful Both Country Father Found Good-Looking Ireland Irish Men Much New Once Totally Very Went Were Women York]
Temperamentally, Sam and I are very much alike. He's a lawyer, my father's a lawyer, and I always wanted to play one. On so many levels the role just felt right. I fell in love with it as I would a woman. Rob Lowe
[ Alike Always Father Fell Felt Just Lawyer Levels Love Many Much Play Right Role Sam Temperamentally Very Wanted Woman Would]
I did the cover of Cigar Aficionado, so I'm supposed to talk about loving cigars. I've smoked them a couple of times. My father used to smoke cigars. I love the idea and the concept, and I love the smell of cigars. Gina Gershon
[ Cigar Cigars Concept Couple Cover Did Father Idea Love Loving Smell Smoke Smoked Supposed Talk Them Times Used]
As a father, my first priority is to help my sons set and attain personal goals so they will develop self-confidence and individual strength. Engaging in regular fitness activities with my children helps me fulfill those responsibilities. Alan Thicke
[ Activities Attain Children Develop Engaging Father First Fitness Fulfill Goals Help Helps Individual Personal Priority Regular Responsibilities Self-Confidence Set Sons Strength Those Will]
Often, city fathers blamed prostitutes for the disease, and some threatened to brand their cheeks with hot iron if they did not desist from their vices. Peter Lewis Allen
[ Blamed Brand Cheeks City Desist Did Disease Fathers Hot Iron Often Some Their Threatened Vices]
Poverty may be the mother of crime, but lack of good sense is the father. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Crime Father Good Lack Mother Poverty Sense]
And my father didn't have money for me to go to college. And at that particular time they didn't have black quarterbacks, and I don't think I could have made it in basketball, because I was only 5' 11". So I just picked baseball. Willie Mays
[ Baseball Basketball Because Black College Could Father Go Just Made Money Only Particular Picked Quarterbacks Think Time]
As regards parents, I should like to see them as highly educated as possible, and I do not restrict this remark to fathers alone. Quintilian
[ Alone Educated Fathers