Quotations that match 'father'.

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'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]
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]
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]
The best money advice ever given me was from my father. When I was a little girl, he told me, 'Don't spend anything unless you have to.' Dinah Shore Dad
[ Advice Anything Best Ever Father Girl Given Little Money Spend Told Unless]
I worked hard and made my own way, just as my father had. And just, I'm sure, as he hoped I would. I learned, from observing him, the satisfaction that comes from striving and seeing a dream fulfilled. Sigourney Weaver
[ Comes Dream Father Fulfilled Had Hard Him Hoped Just Learned Made Observing Own Satisfaction Seeing Striving Sure Way Worked Would]
My brother and sister are both older than I am and were born before my father went off to World War I. Douglass North
[ Am Before Born Both Brother Father Off Older Sister Than War Went Were World]
If I do a poetry reading I want people to walk out and say they feel better for having been there - not because you've done a comedy performance but because you're talking about your father dying or having young children, things that touch your soul. Roger McGough
[ Because Been Better Children Comedy Done Dying Father Feel Having Out Performance Poetry Reading Say Soul Talking Things Touch Walk Want Young Your]
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]
If I did not have for him the warm affection a son feels toward a less austere and preoccupied father, I at least had an immense respect for him, and a great admiration. Lincoln Ellsworth
[ Admiration Affection Austere Did Father Feels Great Had Him Immense Least Less Preoccupied Respect Son Toward Warm]
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]
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 current companion, Gerard de Battista, is the father of my two sons. Victoria Abril
[ Companion Current De Father Sons Two]
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]
Who wants to be married to a grandfather? Loretta Lynn
[ Grandfather Married Wants]
By our Heavenly Father and only because of God, only because of God. We're like other couples. We do not get along perfectly; we do not go without arguments and, as I call them, fights, and heartache and pain and hurting each other. But a marriage is three of us. Barbara Mandrell Marriage
[ Along Arguments Because Call Couples Each Father Fights Get Go God Heartache Heavenly Hurting Marriage Only Other Our Pain Perfectly Them Three Us Without]
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]
Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward! Thomas A. Edison
[ Always America Before Brave Business Courageous Depressions Emerged Faith Fathers Forward Go Many More Prosperous Seen Stronger These Your]
Humor is always based on a modicum of truth. Have you ever heard a joke about a father-in-law? Dick Clark Dad
[ Always Based Ever Father-In-Law Heard Humor Joke Modicum Truth]
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 father who in this case was an obsessive life-long storyteller, and by a very peculiar trick of my father's. My father would tell a very, very long story, and the punch line would be in Yiddish. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Case Father Life-Long Line Long Obsessive Peculiar Punch Story Storyteller Tell Trick Very Would Yiddish]
Countries are either mothers or fathers, and engender the emotional bristle secretly reserved for either sire. Edna O'Brien
[ Countries Either Emotional Fathers Mothers Reserved Secretly Sire]
But my mother loved The Elephant Man, and my father gave David Lynch a scholarship to study in Rome. Isabella Rossellini
[ David Elephant Father Gave Loved Lynch Man Mother Rome Scholarship Study]
My children, Michael and Alex, are with our Heavenly Father now, and I know that they will never be hurt again. As a mom, that means more than words could ever say. Susan Smith
[ Again Alex Children Could Ever Father Heavenly Hurt Know Means Michael Mom More Never Now Our Say Than Will Words]
I surrounded myself with women when I was growing up because I had this horrible psycho father. Now I'm trying to really appreciate and like men more. Courtney Love
[ Appreciate Because Father Growing Had Horrible Men More Myself Now Psycho Really Surrounded Trying Up Women]
Should I be the happy mortal destined to turn the scale of war, will you not rejoice, O my father? Zebulon Pike
[ Destined Father Happy Mortal Rejoice Scale Should Turn War Will]
My father was very outwardly religious. John McGahern
[ Father Outwardly Religious Very]
Doubt is the father of invention. Ambrose Bierce
[ Doubt Father Invention]
My father was on the faculty in the Chemistry Department of Harvard University; my mother had one year of graduate work in physics before her marriage. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Before Chemistry Department Faculty Father Graduate Had Harvard Her Marriage Mother Physics University Work Year]
My goal was to play drums, but my father made me take piano lessons. He told me I needed to learn to read music first, so I took lessons for six years. I thank God that he made me take those lessons, because it taught me a tremendous amount. Brian Austin Green
[ Amount Because Drums Father First Goal God Learn Lessons Made Music Needed Piano Play Read Six Take Taught Thank Those Told Took Tremendous Years]
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]
My father and brothers were coal miners. Merle Travis
[ Brothers Coal Father Miners Were]
The most important influence in my childhood was my father. DeForest Kelley Dad
[ Childhood Father Important Influence Most]
It's much more acceptable for men to work and father kids. There's an inherent inequality, because we want to do it all, and I don't know how we can do this all. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
[ Acceptable Because Father How Inequality Inherent Kids Know Men More Much Want Work]
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]
My mother, sister and I watched through the windows as my father gambled. Tom Berenger
[ Father Gambled Mother Sister Through Watched Windows]
My father was in the civil service. I can remember standing in a bus shelter in the pouring rain, and that we were allowed candy floss at the end of the holiday if we had behaved. Honor Blackman
[ Allowed Behaved Bus Candy Civil End Father Floss Had Holiday Pouring Rain Remember Service Shelter Standing Were]
When I was a kid, Eisenhower had been President forever, and all of a sudden, everything in the world was all about Jack Kennedy. I was 12, interested in politics; my father was from Massachusetts, had an accent like Kennedy. James Ellroy
[ Accent Been Eisenhower Everything Father Forever Had Interested Jack Kennedy Kid Massachusetts Politics President Sudden World]
My father would tell anyone who would listen that this dentist thing he was doing was not his passion; cinematography was. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Anyone Cinematography Dentist Doing Father His Listen Passion Tell Thing Would]
My father assigned me to keep his scrapbooks. At first I was interested in reading only his rave notices, but I got interested in reading what the critics were saying about whether the play was good or not. Dorothy Fields
[ Assigned Critics Father First Good Got His Interested Keep Notices Only Play Rave Reading Saying Were Whether]
That's what my mother did. And my father was the first person she'd met who treated her kindly. She was terrified of men, and she married a very meek, kind, dear man. And she had the upper hand. She ruled the roost. Lynn Johnston
[ Dear Did Father First Had Hand Her Kind Kindly Man Married Meek Men Met Mother Person Roost Ruled She Terrified Treated Upper Very]
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]
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]
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]
Every girl should use what Mother Nature gave her before Father Time takes it away. Laurence J. Peter
[ Away Before Every Father Gave Girl Her Mother Nature Should Takes Time Use]
My father's coaching Misha and I just might help from time to time. Richard Krajicek
[ Coaching Father Help Just Might Time]
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]
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]
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]
I remember the time I was kidnapped and they sent a piece of my finger to my father. He said he wanted more proof. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Father Finger Kidnapped More Piece Proof Remember Said Sent Time Wanted]
It is impossible to please all the world and one's father. Jean de La Fontaine Dad
[ Father Impossible Please World]
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]
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]
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]
President Bush is supporting Arnold but a lot of Republicans are not, because he is actually quite liberal. Karl Rove said if his father wasn't a Nazi, he wouldn't have any credibility with conservatives at all. Bill Maher
[ Actually Any Arnold Because Bush Conservatives Credibility Father His Karl Liberal Lot President Quite Republicans Rove Said Supporting]
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]
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]
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 finally did work out a very good relationship with my father, but it was rough growing up. We had a lot of conflict, and I think it surfaced in many of my works. Ira Levin
[ Conflict Did Father Finally Good Growing Had Lot Many Out Relationship Rough Think Up Very Work Works]
I didn't have parents, so I lived in people's homes... And because I grew up with no parental role models, I learned to become my own friend, eventually my own father and my own mother. John Lone
[ Because Become Eventually Father Friend Grew Homes Learned Lived Models Mother Own Parental Parents Role Up]
Frank Capra was a prop man, I think. John Ford was a prop man. It was a little bit of a father and son thing, and you kind of worked your way up. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Bit Father Ford Frank John Kind Little Man Prop Son Thing Think Up Way Worked Your]
The kind of support encouraged by such modes of expression has always arisen basically from confusing the fatherland itself with the social conditions which happened to prevail in it. Hjalmar Branting
[ Always Arisen Basically Conditions Confusing Encouraged Expression Fatherland Happened Itself Kind Modes Prevail Social Such Support Which]
The principal end both of my father and of myself in the conquest of India... has been the propagation of the holy Catholic faith. Ignatius Loyola
[ Been Both Catholic Conquest End Faith Father Holy India Myself Principal Propagation]
My father didn't know George W. Bush from Adam. Ron Reagan
[ Adam Bush Father George Know]
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well. Alexander the Great
[ Am Father Indebted Living Teacher Well]
Not every father gets a chance to start his son off in his own footsteps. Alan Ladd
[ Chance Every Father Footsteps Gets His Off Own Son Start]
It goes without saying that the Jewish people can have no other goal than Palestine and that, whatever the fate of the proposition may be, our attitude toward the land of our fathers is and shall remain unchangeable. Theodor Herzl
[ Attitude Fate Fathers Goal Goes Jewish Land May Other Our Palestine Proposition Remain Saying Shall Than Toward Unchangeable Whatever Without]
My father was my teacher. But most importantly he was a great dad. Beau Bridges Dad
[ Dad Father Great Importantly Most Teacher]
Theses officers were good friends, so it must have been a terrible argument, because the one who played chess with my father was so angry that he walked over to the dentist's house and got the dentist out of bed and shot him. Bruno Schulz
[ Angry Argument Because Bed Been Chess Dentist Father Friends Good Got Him House Must Officers Out Over Played Shot Terrible Theses Walked Were]
Christmas is taken very seriously in this household. I believe in Father Christmas, and there's no way I'd do anything to undermine that belief. Carol Ann Duffy
[ Anything Belief Believe Christmas Father Household Seriously Taken Undermine Very Way]
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]
Perhaps host and guest is really the happiest relation for father and son. Evelyn Waugh
[ Father Guest Happiest Host Perhaps Really Relation Son]
Fathers in today's modern families can be so many things. Oliver Hudson Dad
[ Families Fathers Many Modern Things Today]
It was my father who taught me to value myself. He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that I was the most precious thing in his life. Dawn French Dad
[ Beautiful Father His Life Most Myself Precious Taught Thing Told Uncommonly Value]
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]
My father was a very disciplined singer who worked hard at his craft, and I was around that growing up. Bobby McFerrin
[ Around Craft Disciplined Father Growing Hard His Singer Up Very Worked]
Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents. Margaret Mead Dad
[ Accidents Biological Fathers Necessities Social]
I just owe almost everything to my father and it's passionately interesting for me that the things that I learned in a small town, in a very modest home, are just the things that I believe have won the election. Margaret Thatcher
[ Almost Believe Election Everything Father Home Interesting Just Learned Modest Owe Passionately Small Things Town Very Won]
Griffin, my brother, 11 months younger, was sometimes the victim of my father's fury - once Ryan famously knocked out his teeth. Tatum O'Neal
[ Brother Father Fury Griffin His Knocked Months Once Out Ryan Sometimes Teeth Victim Younger]
I owe a lot to my parents, especially by mother and my father. Greg Norman
[ Especially Father Lot Mother Owe Parents]
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]
My mother was a housewife but she was also an artist. My father was an electrical engineer. James Cameron
[ Also Artist Electrical Engineer Father Housewife Mother She]
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]
The anger that Uncle Junior has comes from my background. My father was the son of an Italian immigrant, and I've seen the fire of the Italian temperament. It can be explosive sometimes in ways that are both funny and tragic. Dominic Chianese
[ Anger Background Both Comes Explosive Father Fire Funny Immigrant Italian Junior Seen Sometimes Son Temperament Tragic Uncle Ways]
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 always anxious to give pleasure to his children. Accordingly, he took me one day, as a special treat, to the top of the grand old tower, to see the chimes played. James Nasmyth
[ Accordingly Always Anxious Children Day Father Give Grand His Old Played Pleasure See Special Took Top Tower Treat]
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]
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]
The Founding Fathers gave the free press the protection it must have to bare the secrets of government and inform the people. Hugo Black
[ Bare Fathers Founding Free Gave Government Inform Must Press Protection Secrets]
I felt no pressure that my grandfather was famous and my uncle was famous. Kim Weston
[ Famous Felt Grandfather Pressure Uncle]
My father in the film - which we probably haven't seen in previous movies, and in British Asian movies you could probably count on one hand - he says exactly why, actually why he's frightened for his daughter. He came to this country, England, and had a bit of a crappy time. Parminder Nagra
[ Actually Asian Bit British Came Could Count Country Crappy Daughter England Exactly Father Film Frightened Had Hand Haven His Movies Previous Probably Says Seen Time Which Why]
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]
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]
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 to do it professionally is a quantum leap difference and my father had to be persuaded by these kind of Ivy League professors that I should go to the Yale Drama School, another one of the stories in there. Robert Klein
[ Another Difference Drama Father Go Had Ivy Kind League Leap Persuaded Professionally Professors Quantum School Should Stories These Yale]
If the past cannot teach the present and the father cannot teach the son, then history need not have bothered to go on, and the world has wasted a great deal of time. Russell Hoban
[ Bothered Cannot Deal Father Go Great History Need Past Present Son Teach Then Time Wasted World]
I had to get in touch with the source, I had to go back into my abandonment issues with my mother, I had to go into issues with my father I hadn't even looked at before. Kenny Loggins
[ Abandonment Back Before Even Father Get Go Had Hadn Into Issues Looked Mother Source Touch]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Being a father, well, I don't know if this is a change, but it makes me want to get out of here faster. Get off the clock. Just 'cause the baby is my reason for living, my reason for coming to work. Richard Dean Anderson
[ Baby Being Cause Change Clock Coming Faster Father Get Here Just Know Living Makes Off Out Reason Want Well Work]
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]
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]
Since childhood she had walked the Devon rivers with her father looking for flowers and the nests of birds, passing some rocks and trees as old friends, seeing a Spirit everywhere, gentle in thought to all her eyes beheld. Henry Williamson
[ Beheld Birds Childhood Devon Everywhere Eyes Father Flowers Friends Gentle Had Her Looking Nests Old Passing Rivers Rocks Seeing She Since Some Spirit Thought Trees Walked]
Both parents were very encouraging - especially my father. My father thought the sun rose and set with me. Neither one had a musical background or any musical talent. They liked classical music, but neither could carry a tune. Gordon Getty
[ Any Background Both Carry Classical Could Encouraging Especially Father Had Liked Music Musical Neither Parents Rose Set Sun Talent Thought Tune 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]
Just as a son, to be a son of man, must be of the same nature and spirit of his father; so with the sons of God, and so it will be with all who are born of the spirit of God. Elias Hicks
[ Born Father God His Just Man Must Nature Same Son Sons Spirit Will]
My father wasn't really involved and my mom is the light in my life. Marion Jones Parenting
[ Father Involved Life Light Mom Really]
My father was both the person who gave me reason to learn how to fight and the one who taught me the basics of fighting. He would tell me that if it was a big fight, it would probably be uneven, it wouldn't be fair. June Jordan
[ Basics Big Both Fair Father Fight Fighting Gave How Learn Person Probably Reason Taught Tell Uneven Would]
If they had killed by father and my mother and all my friends, yet if they had come to treat of peace, they ought to have gone in peace. William Berkeley
[ Come Father Friends Gone Had Killed Mother Ought Peace Treat Yet]
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]
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]
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]
Like any other people, like fathers, mothers, sons and daughters in every land, when the issue of peace or war has been put squarely to the American people, they have registered for peace. Paul Robeson
[ American Any Been Daughters Every Fathers Issue Land Mothers Other Peace Put Registered Sons Squarely War]
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]
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]
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own. Aristotle Mom
[ Because Certain Children Fathers Fonder More Mothers Own Than Their]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Just like if you were brought up on a farm, you would most likely carry on your father's business as a farmer; I was brought up in the kitchen and ended up becoming a chef. Martin Yan
[ Becoming Brought Business Carry Chef Ended Farm Farmer Father Just Kitchen Likely Most Up Were Would Your]
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 hope the film will help mothers and fathers to be aware that 15 is a very vulnerable age. Ellen Muth
[ Age Aware Fathers Film Help Hope Mothers Very Vulnerable Will]
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]
Sexism is not the fault of women - kill your fathers, not your mothers. Robin Morgan
[ Fathers Fault Kill Mothers Sexism Women Your]
And let me tell you, you boys of America, that there is no higher inspiration to any man to be a good man, a good citizen, and a good son, brother, or father, than the knowledge that you come from honest blood. John Sergeant Wise
[ America Any Blood Boys Brother Citizen Come Father Good Higher Honest Inspiration Knowledge Man Son Tell Than]
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]
Music was around in my family in two ways. My mother would occasionally sing to me, but I was mostly stimulated by the classical music my father had left behind. I had an ear for music, I suppose, so that's what began my interest in music. Tom Glazer
[ Around Began Behind Classical Ear Family Father Had Interest Left Mostly Mother Music Occasionally Sing Stimulated Suppose Two Ways Would]
I believe that an artist working for and representing the Kingdom of God should do the best of their ability to show and prove the depth, life, newness, creativity, truth and excitement of their Heavenly Father through the work that is set before them. Daniel Smith
[ Ability Artist Before Believe Best Creativity Depth Excitement Father God Heavenly Kingdom Life Newness Prove Representing Set Should Show Their Them Through Truth Work Working]
I began to ration my writing, for fear I would dream through life as my father had done. I was afraid I had inherited a poisoned gene from him, a vocation without a gift. Mavis Gallant
[ Afraid Began Done Dream Father Fear Gene Gift Had Him Inherited Life Poisoned Ration Through Vocation Without Would Writing]
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]
Last winter when I was coming home from church one Thursday evening, I saw somebody run around the house again. I told my father of that. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Again Around Church Coming Evening Father Home House Last Run Saw Somebody Thursday Told Winter]
I have loved my German people and my fatherland with a warm heart. Ernst Kaltenbrunner
[ Fatherland German Heart Loved Warm]
So, the total number of hours spent on the stuff you have to do to take care of a family, working and caring for stuff at home, the total number of hours is actually about the same for mothers and fathers. James Levine
[ Actually Care Caring Family Fathers Home Hours Mothers Number Same Spent Stuff Take Total Working]
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]
I owed it to my father that I was elected to Parliament in the first place, but I owed it to my mother that I stuck it out once I got there. Agnes Macphail
[ Elected Father First Got Mother Once Out Owed Parliament Place Stuck]
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]
Trees Lounge is based on my own life. Both my parents like the movie. My father, of course, thinks it's a masterpiece. Steve Buscemi
[ Based Both Course Father Life Lounge Masterpiece Movie Own Parents Thinks Trees]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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 started with the Godfather, this operatic violence. I don't know. William H. Macy
[ Godfather Know Operatic Started Violence]
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]
I have always thought of Walt Disney as my second father. Annette Funicello Dad
[ Always Disney Father Second Thought Walt]
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]
At 6:30, which was when the national news began, my father raised the volume and adjusted the antennas. Usually I occupied myself with a book, but that night my father insisted that I pay attention. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Adjusted Attention Began Book Father Insisted Myself National News Night Occupied Pay Raised Usually Volume Which]
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]
My father... had sharper eyes than the rest of our people. Chief Joseph Dad
[ Eyes Father Had Our Rest Sharper Than]
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]
Because my father was often absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do much as I pleased. John James Audubon
[ Absent Because Duty Father Mother Much Naval Often Pleased Suffered]
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]
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]
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]
Because my parents, growing up, they worked hard. Everyone in my family woke up early in the morning. I used to see my mother and my father go off to work, and come back and, no matter what, they had time for the kids. Herschel Walker
[ Back Because Come Early Everyone Family Father Go Growing Had Hard Kids Matter Morning Mother Off Parents See Time Up Used Woke Work Worked]
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]
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]
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]
The Pirate is surrealism and so, in a curious way, is Father of the Bride. Vincente Minnelli
[ Bride Curious Father Pirate Surrealism Way]
I always sang when I was little and my father, who was a great influence on me, also had a wonderful voice. He and my mother really encouraged me to sing and play the piano. They were always very supportive. Judy Collins
[ Also Always Encouraged Father Great Had Influence Little Mother Piano Play Really Sang Sing Supportive Very Voice Were Wonderful]
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]
My father taught me how to substitute realities. Mira Sorvino Dad
[ Father How Realities Substitute Taught]
Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father. Roger von Oech
[ Certainly Father Invention May Mother Necessity Play]
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]
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]
I think the last one would have to be The Godfather because it was such a powerful story. There was lots of violence in it but I could take it because I thought there was a reality to it. It wasn't gratuitous, it was just these guys' story. Bobby Farrelly
[ Because Could Godfather Gratuitous Guys Just Last Lots Powerful Reality Story Such Take These Think Thought Violence Would]
An atmosphere of beliefs and conceptions has been formed by the labours and struggles of our forefathers, which enables us to breathe amid the various and complex circumstances of our life. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Amid Atmosphere Been Beliefs Breathe Circumstances Complex Conceptions Enables Forefathers Formed Labours Life Our Struggles Us Various Which]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My dad came out of the Roosevelt era and the Depression. One person and one party made a difference in his life. That's what everybody forgot when they called my father and other people political bosses. Richard M. Daley
[ Bosses Called Came Dad Depression Difference Era Everybody Father Forgot His Life Made Other Out Party Person Political Roosevelt]
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]
Just talk to me as a father - not what the Constitution says. What do you feel? Joe Biden
[ Constitution Father Feel Just Says Talk]
You can tell your uncle stuff that you could not tell your dad. That is kind of the role of an uncle. I feel very much like a father sometimes but sometimes I feel like a teammate. Dusty Baker
[ Could Dad Father Feel Kind Much Role Sometimes Stuff Teammate Tell Uncle Very Your]
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]
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]
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]
For 50 years my father worked for the railroad. Harold Evans
[ Father Railroad Worked Years]
Three of my children are medical doctors, they know at least a hundred times as much about your body as my grandfather knew, but they don't know much more about soul than he did. John Templeton
[ Body Children Did Doctors Grandfather Hundred Knew Know Least Medical More Much Soul Than Three Times Your]
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]
I talk and talk and talk, and I haven't taught people in fifty years what my father taught me by example in one week. Mario Cuomo
[ Example Father Fifty Haven Talk Taught Week Years]
By the time I reached high school my father's grocery store had made our life adequately comfortable and I was able to choose, without any practical encumbrances, the subjects that I wanted to pursue in college. Sidney Altman
[ Able Adequately Any Choose College Comfortable Father Grocery Had High Life Made Our Practical Pursue Reached School Store Subjects Time Wanted Without]
I could never have a better teacher in those days than my father. Tony Visconti
[ Better Could Days Father Never Teacher Than Those]
My father had a brilliant scholastic record in high school and was awarded a college scholarship. Unfortunately he had to turn it down so that he could continue to support his family. Tony Visconti
[ Awarded Brilliant College Continue Could Down Family Father Had High His Record Scholarship Scholastic School Support Turn Unfortunately]
The patriot blood of my father was warm in my veins. Clara Barton Patriotism
[ Blood Father Patriot Veins Warm]
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]
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 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]
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'll bet your father spent the first year of your life throwing rocks at the stork. Irving Brecher
[ Bet Father First Life Rocks Spent Throwing Year Your]
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]
Grandfather, Great Spirit, once more behold me on earth and lean to hear my feeble voice. Black Elk
[ Behold Earth Feeble Grandfather Great Hear Lean More Once Spirit Voice]
Do you know that other than my father, I've never had a man take care of me? Dionne Warwick Dad
[ Care Father Had Know Man Never Other Take Than]
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]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer. John Sebastian
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
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]
Slumber not in the tents of your fathers. The world is advancing. Giuseppe Mazzini
[ Advancing Fathers Slumber Tents World Your]
When it came time to go to college, I had been accepted for Harvard when my father was offered the position of head of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company office on the west coast, and we moved to San Francisco. Douglass North
[ Accepted Been Came Coast College Company Father Francisco Go Had Harvard Head Insurance Life Metropolitan Moved Offered Office Position San Time West]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
Let us keep the dance of rain our fathers kept and tread our dreams beneath the jungle sky. Arna Bontemps
[ Beneath Dance Dreams Fathers Jungle Keep Kept Our Rain Sky Tread Us]
I'm a father myself for the first time in my life, and I had very very loving parents. David Keith
[ Father First Had Life Loving Myself Parents Time Very]
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 Highly Parents Possible Regards Remark Restrict See Should Them]
As a dedicated and proud father of three, I am a strong advocate of life. I value life whether born or unborn. Gresham Barrett
[ Advocate Am Born Dedicated Father Life Proud Strong Three Unborn Value Whether]
On the day I was born, or possibly on one of the following days, my father went on a walk in the forested hills and thought of a name for me. His first son was called Daniel, and Samuel in memory of one of his forefathers. Immanuel Velikovsky
[ Born Called Daniel Day Days Father First Following Forefathers Hills His Memory Name Possibly Samuel Son Thought Walk Went]
Peace and not war is the father of all things. Ludwig von Mises
[ Father Peace Things War]
Being a father helps me be more responsible... you see more things than you've ever seen. Kid Rock Dad
[ Being Ever Father Helps More Responsible See Seen Than Things]
I wasn't really aware that my father was working for quite a while. I thought it was my mother who had all the money! Peter Fonda
[ Aware Father Had Money Mother Quite Really Thought While Working]
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]
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]
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]
If all things were made through Him, clearly so must the splendid revelations have been which were made to the fathers and prophets, and became to them the symbols of the sacred mysteries of religion. Origen
[ Became Been Clearly Fathers Him Made Must Mysteries Prophets Religion Revelations Sacred Splendid Symbols Them Things Through Were Which]
Being a father, being a friend, those are the things that make me feel successful. William Hurt Dad
[ Being Father Feel Friend Make Successful Things Those]
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]
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]
My grandfather was a chef for a Baron in Sicily before he came to America. I grew up with him. I used to do my homework at one end of the kitchen table while he cooked at the other end. Vincent Schiavelli
[ America Before Came Chef Cooked End Grandfather Grew Him Homework Kitchen Other Sicily Table Up Used While]
Afflictions are but as a dark entry into our Father's house. Thomas Brooks
[ Afflictions Dark Entry Father House Into Our]
My Father had a profound influence on me. He was a lunatic. Spike Milligan Funny
[ Father Had Influence Lunatic Profound]
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]
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]
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 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]
I surrendered to a world of my imagination, reenacting all those wonderful tales my father would read aloud to me. I became a very active reader, especially history and Shakespeare. Andrew Wyeth
[ Active Aloud Became Especially Father History Imagination Read Reader Shakespeare Surrendered Tales Those Very Wonderful World Would]
My mother was an artist and highly strung, whereas my father was much calmer. Liza Minelli
[ Artist Calmer Father Highly Mother Much Strung Whereas]
My father influenced by his very life, his very example and the environment that I was brought up in. But, he did not encourage or discourage any of us. He let us make up our own minds. Juliet Mills
[ Any Brought Did Discourage Encourage Environment Example Father His Influenced Life Make Minds Our Own Up Us 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]
Poverty may be the mother of crime, but lack of good sense is the father. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Crime Father Good Lack May Mother Poverty Sense]
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 know who I am as a person, as a father, and as a husband. Brian Littrell
[ Am Father Husband Know Person]
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]
My father was very intense, passionate and over-the-top. He was my hero and my tyrant. June Jordan
[ Father Hero Intense Over-The-Top Passionate Tyrant Very]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
But seek till ye find, and, whatever ye find for the present, let your last act be to lay and leave yourselves on the righteousness of His Son, expecting life through His name, according to the promise of the Father. Donald Cargill
[ According Act Expecting Father Find His Last Lay Leave Life Name Present Promise Righteousness Seek Son Through Till Whatever Ye Your Yourselves]
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]
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]
My father was a stone mason, and a talented amateur pianist and vocalist. John E. Walker
[ Amateur Father Mason Pianist Stone Talented Vocalist]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all. August Strindberg Dad
[ Enemy Family Father Position Provider Thankless]
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]
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]
My father was a carpenter, a very good carpenter. He also worked for the Jones boys. They were not family members, we weren't related at all. They started the policy racket in Chicago, and they had the five and dime store. Quincy Jones
[ Also Boys Carpenter Chicago Dime Family Father Five Good Had Jones Members Policy Racket Related Started Store Very Were Weren Worked]
My father never raised his hand to any one of his children, except in self-defense. Fred Allen Dad
[ Any Children Except Father Hand His Never Raised Self-Defense]
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing. Aldous Huxley
[ Among Considered Equivalent Father Mountains Walk]
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]
My father is an actor, so he brought me into his agency when I was young. It wasn't something I wanted to do until high school, when I started taking theater and really liked it. Then an agent found me and wanted me to come out to Los Angeles and give it a shot. I gave myself six months, but it only took me like a week to get a job. Jensen Ackles
[ Actor Agency Agent Angeles Brought Come Father Found Gave Get Give High His Into Job Liked Los Months Myself Only Out Really School Shot Six Something Started Taking Theater Then Took Until Wanted Week Young]
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]
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]
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]
But the love of adventure was in father's blood. Buffalo Bill Dad
[ Adventure Blood Father Love]
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]
My father died when I was five, but I grew up in a strong family. Philip Levine
[ Died Family Father Five Grew Strong Up]
Especially for my father it was a great change. He used to be a socialist and even a member of the socialist party. But then he became an orthodox Jew. Leon Askin
[ Became Change Especially Even Father Great Jew Member Orthodox Party Socialist Then Used]
My first name - I have no middle name - was chosen by my father, as he told me, on that solitary walk in the forested hills. He selected it from a verse of the seventh chapter of Isaiah; there was no Immanuel among our ancestors known to him. Immanuel Velikovsky
[ Among Ancestors Chapter Chosen Father First Hills Him Known Middle Name Our Selected Seventh Solitary Told Verse Walk]
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]
I just wish I could understand my father. Michael Jackson Dad
[ Could Father Just Understand Wish]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
Tim on the show does a lot of that posturing, of course, and feels sort of threatened by women. But even at that, you do see him cooking, and ultimately he's a good father because he spends a lot of time with the boys. Patricia Richardson
[ Because Boys Cooking Course Does Even Father Feels Good Him Lot See Show Sort Spends Threatened Tim Time Ultimately Women]
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]
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]
Like father, like son, four years and this president is done. Dick Gephardt
[ Done Father Four President Son Years]
Since the day he came into office, President Bush has worked to gut more than 34 years of hard work by weakening many of our Nation's standing environmental laws, some of which were signed into law by his father. Jim Jeffords
[ Bush Came Day Environmental Father Gut Hard His Into Law Laws Many More Nation Office Our President Signed Since Some Standing Than Weakening Were Which Work Worked Years]
Then is when I decided to take it to Archie to see if they could do it as a comic book. I showed it to Richard Goldwater, and he showed it to his father, and a day or two later I got the OK to do it as a comic book. Dan DeCarlo
[ Archie Book Comic Could Day Decided Father Goldwater Got His Later Ok Richard See Showed Take Then Two]
I don't know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what his grandson will be. Abraham Lincoln
[ Am Concerned Grandfather Grandson His Know More Much Will]
Better than anything else in our culture, it enables fathers and sons to speak on a level playing field while building up from within a personal history of shared experience - a group history - that may be tapped into at will in years to come. John Thorn
[ Anything Better Building Come Culture Else Enables Experience Fathers Field Group History Into Level May Our Personal Playing Shared Sons Speak Tapped Than Up While Will Within Years]
And my dad, you're a great actor but you're a better father. Angelina Jolie
[ Actor Better Dad Father Great]
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]
It's ironic that at age 32, at probably the greatest moment of my career, with The Godfather having such an enormous success, I wasn't even aware of it, because I was somewhere else under the deadline again. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Again Age Aware Because Career Deadline Else Enormous Even Godfather Greatest Having Ironic Moment Probably Somewhere Success Such Under]
In case of separation, why should the children be taken from the protecting care of the mother? Who has a better right to them than she? How much do fathers generally do toward bringing them up? Ernestine Rose
[ Better Bringing Care Case Children Fathers Generally How Mother Much Protecting Right Separation She Should Taken Than Them Toward Up Why]
Most fathers don't see the war within the daughter, her struggles with conflicting images of the idealized and flawed father, her temptation both to retreat to Daddy's lap and protection and to push out of his embrace to that of beau and the world beyond home. Victoria Secunda
[ Beau Beyond Both Conflicting Daddy Daughter Embrace Father Fathers Flawed Her His Home Idealized Images Lap Most Out Protection Push Retreat See Struggles Temptation War Within World]
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]
To people who remember JFK's assassination, JFK Jr. will probably always be that boy saluting his father's coffin. Michael Beschloss History
[ Always Assassination Boy Coffin Father His Jfk Jr Probably Remember Will]
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]
Just because someone's dead doesn't mean it's over. My grandfather died more than 25 years ago, but I still think of him a lot and smell his smell. Julian Clary
[ Ago Because Dead Died Grandfather Him His Just Lot Mean More Over Smell Someone Still Than Think Years]
I believe every child has the right to a mother and a father. Men and women are not the same. That's not to say they're not entitled to equal rights, but they are not the same. Mark Davis
[ Believe Child Entitled Equal Every Father Men Mother Right Rights Same Say Women]
Though my father was Norwegian, he always wrote his diaries in perfect English. Roald Dahl
[ Always Diaries English Father His Norwegian Perfect Though Wrote]
If the new American father feels bewildered and even defeated, let him take comfort from the fact that whatever he does in any fathering situation has a fifty percent chance of being right. Bill Cosby
[ American Any Being Bewildered Chance Comfort Defeated Does Even Fact Father Fathering Feels Fifty Him New Percent Right Situation Take Whatever]
He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father's care. William Penn
[ Care Deal Does Father Great Him His Left Little Live More Owes Taught Than Upon Wisdom]
The first meal was an object lesson of much variety. My father produced several kinds of food, ready to eat, without any cooking, from little tin cans that had printing all over them. Mary Antin
[ Any Cans Cooking Eat Father First Food Had Kinds Lesson Little Meal Much Object Over Printing Produced Ready Several Them Tin Variety Without]
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 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]
Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed; he who fears corruption fears life. Saul Alinsky
[ Against Bed Child Corrupting Corruption Father Fears Go His Learns Life Mother Off Play Politics Process Time]
My father, Fred Carter, Jr., is definitely an extraordinaire. Deana Carter
[ Carter Definitely Father Fred Jr]
My father was Catholic, my mother was Protestant, and because of that I got Christened in both churches, so I've got all these names... but my Dad always called me Mick. Mickey Spillane
[ Always Because Both Called Catholic Churches Dad Father Got Mick Mother Names Protestant These]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Well, I was about six or seven, and my mother and father separated. David Dinkins
[ Father Mother Separated Seven Six Well]
A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father. Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dad
[ Because Begins Father Growing His Knows Look Man Old]
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]
My father had retained an emotional affection for the ceremonial of his parental home, without allowing it to influence his intellectual freedom. Franz Boas
[ Affection Allowing Ceremonial Emotional Father Freedom Had His Home Influence Intellectual Parental Retained Without]
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]
My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. Jim Valvano Birthday
[ Another Anyone Believed Could Father Gave Gift Give Greatest Person]
The picture has made its million back in four months; I have been overwhelmed by letters, hundreds of them, literally, begging me in my next production not to swing over the shallow trash of mother love, father love, sister love, brother love. Erich von Stroheim
[ Back Been Begging Brother Father Four Hundreds Letters Literally Love Made Million Months Mother Next Over Overwhelmed Picture Production Shallow Sister Swing Them Trash]
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]
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]
I'm not trying to overcome my father or fill his shoes or reach any kind of level that he did. We're talking about a Mozart of rock music. Sean Lennon
[ Any Did Father Fill His Kind Level Mozart Music Overcome Reach Rock Shoes Talking Trying]
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]
You want a lesson? I'll give you a lesson. How about a geography lesson? My father's from Puerto Rico. My mother's from El Salvador. And neither one of those is Mexico. Jennifer Esposito
[ El Father Geography Give How Lesson Mexico Mother Neither Puerto Rico Salvador Those Want]
I was very protective of my father and I didn't like these people who hung around outside all day. They creeped me out. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Around Day Father Hung Out Outside Protective These Very]
It's easy for me to say that now, now I'm a father, I've got a four-and-a-half year old boy, I'm a different person. Well, I'm still the same person, but I'm different. Alan Vega
[ Boy Different Easy Father Got Now Old Person Same Say Still Well Year]
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]
Therefore, I do not wish to consider any proposition to cede any portion of our tribal holdings to the Great Father. Sitting Bull
[ Any Consider Father Great Holdings Our Portion Proposition Therefore Tribal Wish]
I wanted to grow up to be just like my father. Michael Bergin
[ Father Grow Just Up Wanted]
What does God the Father look like? Although I've never seen Him, I believe - as with the Holy Spirit - He looks like Jesus looked on earth. Benny Hinn Faith
[ Although Believe Does Earth Father God Him Holy Jesus Look Looked Looks Never Seen Spirit]
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]
I don't care what they say about me when I'm through with sports. I don't want to be known as anything else in life but a great father. Deion Sanders
[ Anything Care Else Father Great Known Life Say Sports Through Want]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I have good genes. My father is Danish and my mother is Irish and Native American. They both have good skin. Virginia Madsen
[ American Both Danish Father Genes Good Irish Mother Native Skin]
I bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue us for calling him "father." Will Rogers
[ After Bet Calling Father George Him Seeing Sue Us Washington Would]
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 vividly remember the stories my grandfather told me about the carnage of the First World War, which people tend to forget was one of the worst massacres in human history. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Carnage First Forget Grandfather History Human Massacres Remember Stories Tend Told Vividly War Which World Worst]
Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours, I must look her straight in the eyes. Prince Charles Dad
[ Dress Ever Eyes Father Her Lady Look Met Must Straight Told Yours]
It now costs more to amuse a child than it once did to educate his father. Vaughn Monroe
[ Amuse Child Costs Did Educate Father His More Now Once Than]
I once had a lot of hatred, mainly toward my father, an alcoholic. Josh McDowell
[ Alcoholic Father Had Hatred Lot Mainly Once Toward]
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]
The first time my father saw me in the flesh was on the stage, which is a bit weird. We went out to dinner, and he was charming and sweet, but I did all the talking. Christopher Plummer
[ Bit Charming Did Dinner Father First Flesh Out Saw Stage Sweet Talking Time Weird Went Which]
Maintaining checks and balances on the power of the Judiciary Branch and the other two branches is vital to keep the form of government set up by our Founding Fathers. Todd Tiahrt
[ Balances Branch Branches Checks Fathers Form Founding Government Judiciary Keep Maintaining Other Our Power Set Two Up Vital]
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]
God wants to father all of us until we're dead sure of his approval, his guiding power and his promise of heaven. Bill Hybels
[ Approval Dead Father God Guiding Heaven His Power Promise Sure Until Us Wants]
I didn't hesitate to kiss my father in public. And that's how I tried to raise my children. We're physical. Payne Stewart
[ Children Father Hesitate How Kiss Physical Public Raise Tried]
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]
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]
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]
It was times like these when I thought my father, who hated guns and had never been to any wars, was the bravest man who ever lived. Harper Lee
[ Any Been Bravest Ever Father Guns Had Hated Lived Man Never These Thought Times Wars]
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 mixture, my father was a career army man and my mother was a writer. Bill Griffith
[ Army Career Father Had Man Mixture Mother Writer]
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, 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]
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]
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]
My father was a minister, so I was a P.K., a preacher's kid. Dorothy Malone
[ Father Kid Minister Preacher]
That was really so upsetting when you are trying to pass on some very serious knowledge and be basically, treated worse than a student coming off the street because his father pays the tuition. Come on. Give me a break. This is no school. This is a joke. Miroslav Vitous
[ Basically Because Break Come Coming Father Give His Joke Knowledge Off Pass Pays Really School Serious Some Street Student Than Treated Trying Tuition Upsetting Very Worse]
I remember when I was a little boy my father didn't love me; he couldn't. He loved my older brother but he couldn't love me somehow, at least not in a way I could understand it. Keith Miller
[ Boy Brother Could Father Least Little Love Loved Older Remember Somehow Understand Way]
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, 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]
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]
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]
Rock's so good to me. Rock is my child and my grandfather. Chuck Berry
[ Child Good Grandfather Rock]
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]
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]
I don't know whether there is anyone else at all who remembers my noble father with such sadness. Egon Schiele
[ Anyone Else Father Know Noble Remembers Sadness Such Whether]
It was a mistake. I was wrong, but I discovered this many years later. I was acting on the basis of this mandate given me by the most important leaders of the world: President Bush's father, prime minister of France, President Mitterand, the Chinese, everybody. Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Acting Basis Bush Chinese Discovered Everybody Father France Given Important Later Leaders Mandate Many Minister Mistake Most President Prime World Wrong Years]
Time is the father of truth, its mother is our mind. Giordano Bruno Time
[ Father Mind Mother Our Time Truth]
We looked up to our father. He still is much greater than us. Wynton Marsalis
[ Father Greater Looked Much Our Still Than Up Us]
The land of my fathers. My fathers can have it. Dylan Thomas
[ Fathers Land]
Prior to that, I had associated this music with older people, like my father. Benny Green
[ Associated Father Had Music Older Prior]
My mother was born in your state, Mr. Walter, and my mother was a Quaker, and my ancestors in the time of Washington baked bread for George Washington's troops when they crossed the Delaware, and my own father was a slave. Paul Robeson
[ Ancestors Baked Born Bread Crossed Delaware Father George Mother Mr Own Quaker Slave State Time Troops Walter Washington Your]
My father taught me that the only way you can make good at anything is to practice, and then practice some more. Pete Rose Dad
[ Anything Father Good Make More Only Practice Some Taught Then Way]
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]
Growing up, I didn't give my grandfather's photography a second thought. I wasn't involved in his work, except that I helped my dad print his negatives. Kim Weston
[ Dad Except Give Grandfather Growing Helped His Involved Negatives Photography Print Second Thought Up Work]
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]
She got her looks from her father. He's a plastic surgeon. Groucho Marx Beauty
[ Father Got Her Looks Plastic She Surgeon]
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]
Pinocchio, spurred on by the hope of finding his father and of being in time to save him, swam all night long. Carlo Collodi
[ Being Father Finding Him His Hope Long Night Pinocchio Save Spurred Swam Time]
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]
Just because you donate sperm does not make you a father. I don't have a father. I would never give him the credit or acknowledge him as my father. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ Acknowledge Because Credit Does Donate Father Give Him Just Make Never Sperm Would]
There was no place at all for me in my father's military world. Gloria Swanson
[ Father Military Place World]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
My father was the first to see through the schemes of the white man. Chief Joseph
[ Father First Man Schemes See Through White]
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]
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]
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]
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father. George Herbert
[ Enough Father Govern Hundred Sons]
Along the beach I never collected shells from my father's shore. Corey Hart
[ Along Beach Collected Father Never Shells Shore]
On October 28th, 1887, I became the mother of a girl baby, the very image of its father, at least that is what he said, but who has the temper of its mother. Calamity Jane
[ Baby Became Father Girl Image Least Mother October Said Temper Very]
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]
Father Fernando did every thing in his power to assist the sick; and although he arrived much reduced in flesh, he did not become ill, and is now well. Junipero Serra
[ Although Arrived Assist Become Did Every Father Fernando Flesh His Ill Much Now Power Reduced Sick Thing Well]
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. George Herbert Dad
[ Father Hundred More Schoolmasters Than]
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]
As a little boy of eleven I entered the Cadet Corps. I was not particularly eager to become a Cadet, but my father wished it. So my wishes were not consulted. Manfred von Richthofen
[ Become Boy Cadet Consulted Corps Eager Eleven Entered Father Little Particularly Were Wished Wishes]
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]
Go for Dr. Bowen as soon as you can. I think father is hurt. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Dr Father Go Hurt Soon Think]
I went to watch my father at Silverstone in the early 1950s, and I've still got the car he was in. Nick Mason
[ Car Early Father Got Still Watch Went]
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]
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 am so excited to extend myself behind the scenes as a designer and to - as my father puts it - finally have a real job. Lady Gaga
[ Am Behind Designer Excited Extend Father Finally Job Myself Puts Real Scenes]
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]
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]
I have come to the conclusion that none of us in our generation feels as guilty about sin as we should or as our forefathers did. Francis Schaeffer
[ Come Conclusion Did Feels Forefathers Generation Guilty None Our Should Sin Us]
My mother, Dorothy Watson, had met my father in a Greek class at Northwestern University. James Cronin
[ Class Dorothy Father Greek Had Met Mother Northwestern University Watson]
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]
My father felt that children should make their own way. Ron Reagan
[ Children Father Felt Make Own Should Their Way]
By the God of thy Father who shall help thee, and by the Almighty, who shall bless thee with blessings of heaven above, blessings of the deep that lieth under, blessings of the breasts and of the womb. John Pearson
[ Above Almighty Bless Blessings Breasts Deep Father God Heaven Help Shall Thee Thy Under Womb]
My father was a milkman. So, I delivered milk. Karl Malden
[ Delivered Father Milk]
My father felt that his world of ideas was too liberal for traditional rabbinical teachings, and he looked for a chance to find a way in life. Immanuel Velikovsky
[ Chance Father Felt Find His Ideas Liberal Life Looked Teachings Too Traditional Way World]
My father was a good preacher and had a little bit of drama. Jayne Meadows
[ Bit Drama Father Good Had Little Preacher]
My grandfather was in a barbershop quartet and my grandmother was in a gospel quartet with her sisters. Kevin Richardson
[ Gospel Grandfather Grandmother Her Quartet Sisters]
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]
Let us form one body, one heart, and defend to the last warrior our country, our homes, our liberty, and the graves of our fathers. Tecumseh
[ Body Country Defend Fathers Form Graves Heart Homes Last Liberty Our Us Warrior]
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]
People do think I'm Jewish. But we're Irish Catholic. My father had a brogue. Martin Short
[ Catholic Father Had Irish Jewish Think]
Becoming a father isn't difficult, but it's very difficult to be a father. Wilhelm Busch
[ Becoming Difficult Father Very]
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was. Abraham Lincoln
[ Grandfather Growing How Matter Own Tall Your]
I'll meet the raging of the skies, but not an angry father. Thomas Campbell
[ Angry Father Meet Raging Skies]
She encouraged any artistic impulse I had, and my father discouraged any artistic impulse I had. They took out their problems with each other on me and my sister. Bill Griffith
[ Any Artistic Discouraged Each Encouraged Father Had Impulse Other Out Problems She Sister Their Took]
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]
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]
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]
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]
If she has a good, strong, reliable father image, which is hard to find these days, that will be her image of men, probably for the rest of her life. She'll look for a husband who embodies those qualities. Robert Johnson
[ Days Embodies Father Find Good Hard Her Husband Image Life Look Men Probably Qualities Reliable Rest She Strong These Those Which Will]
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]
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 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]
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]
The founding fathers were not only brilliant, they were system builders and systematic thinkers. They came up with comprehensive plans and visions. Ron Chernow
[ Brilliant Builders Came Comprehensive Fathers Founding Only Plans System Systematic Thinkers Up Visions Were]
In a certain sense, this guy - who is one of the most evil people in the book - he's not really that bad at running the show, because he knows what he's doing, he's smart and he's got the big picture in mind. He's like the Godfather. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Bad Because Big Book Certain Doing Evil Godfather Got Guy Knows Mind Most Picture Really Running Sense Show Smart]
To be a gourmet you must start early, as you must begin riding early to be a good horseman. You must live in France, your father must have been a gourmet. Nothing in life must interest you but your stomach. Ludwig Bemelmans
[ Been Begin Early Father France Good Gourmet Horseman Interest Life Live Must Nothing Riding Start Stomach Your]
You know, my parents have always been incredibly supportive. I'm an only child, so we're very close. There's just the three of us. They're exceptional parents but also great friends. My father was able to take his hobby, photography, and turn it into a beautiful career. So when they saw how much I loved acting, they were 100 percent behind me. Sophia Bush
[ Able Acting Also Always Beautiful Been Behind Career Child Close Exceptional Father Friends Great His Hobby How Incredibly Into Just Know Loved Much Only Parents Percent Photography Saw Supportive Take Three Turn Us Very ]
When Jane and I spoke out, people thought, What ungrateful children those two kids are to be that nasty about their father. Peter Fonda
[ Children Father Jane Kids Nasty Out Spoke Their Those Thought Two Ungrateful]
They're mutually incompatible I feel; being a wise thief and a wise father. Andre Braugher
[ Being Father Feel Incompatible Mutually Thief Wise]
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]
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]
It was really important in my relationship with James Caan that I understood the relationship between the family and the father. Jeanne Tripplehorn
[ Between Family Father Important James Really Relationship Understood]
Wherever the citizen becomes indifferent to his fellows, so will the husband be to his wife, and the father of a family toward the members of his household. Wilhelm von Humboldt
[ Becomes Citizen Family Father Fellows His Household Husband Indifferent Members Toward Wherever Wife Will]
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]
Wales is the land of my fathers. And my fathers can have it. Dylan Thomas
[ Fathers Land Wales]
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]
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]
Always you find that the more decisive event wins so my father's sort of annual decisiveness which came upon him on the Day of Atonement every year, he suddenly remembered that he was Jewish. Janet Suzman
[ Always Annual Atonement Came Day Decisive Decisiveness Event Every Father Find Him Jewish More Remembered Sort Suddenly Upon Which Wins Year]
And my father always took me to the library. We were both book addicts. Cornelia Funke
[ Addicts Always Book Both Father Library Took Were]
The father's greatest folly is that he believes he can be a much more simple person than he is; he is not really able to deal with his own complexity as a human being. Atom Egoyan
[ Able Being Believes Complexity Deal Father Folly Greatest His Human More Much Own Person Really Simple Than]
So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married. George J. Mitchell
[ Adopted Boston Childless Couple Elderly Father Gave Grew Him Maine Married Met Mitchell Mother Moved Name Orphanage Then Up]
The most surprising thing for my mother and father was when I was actually earning more money than them by the time I was about 18. They thought I was going to be the ne'er do well, who they'd have to keep worrying about. Diane Cilento
[ Actually Earning Er Father Going Keep Money More Most Mother Surprising Than Them Thing Thought Time Well Worrying]
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'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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
And I think that's why I was going to be a musician. I was very rebellious. And I didn't want to be an actor. My father used to say to me you should be an actor if you want to be in the arts. Katey Sagal
[ Actor Arts Father Going Musician Rebellious Say Should Think Used Very Want Why]
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]
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]
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]
I have never seen such extreme partisanship, such bitter partisanship, and such forgetfulness of the fate of our fathers and of the Constitution. Robert Byrd
[ Bitter Constitution Extreme Fate Fathers Forgetfulness Never Our Partisanship Seen Such]
I don't think there is such a definition of a perfect family, but I do think that our marriages are in crisis. Our families are in crisis. And I think the African-American family is at one of the worst stages it's been at in a very long time in this country. Fatherlessness is rampant. Leah Ward Sears
[ African-American Been Country Crisis Definition Families Family Long Marriages Our Perfect Rampant Stages Such Think Time Very Worst]
There was certainly less profanity in the Godfather than in the Sopranos. There was a kind of respect. It's not that I totally agreed with it, but it was a great piece of art. Danny Aiello
[ Agreed Art Certainly Godfather Great Kind Less Piece Profanity Respect Sopranos Than Totally]
With the help of a friend I got father into a wagon, when the crowd had gone. I held his head in my lap during the ride home. I believed he was mortally wounded. He had been stabbed down through the kidneys, leaving an ugly wound. Buffalo Bill
[ Been Believed Crowd Down During Father Friend Gone Got Had Head Held Help His Home Into Kidneys Lap Leaving Ride Stabbed Through Ugly Wagon Wound Wounded]
Our father died when we were very young, so our mother raised six kids. We saw the world filtered through her eyes, being a minority woman raising six kids. Gilbert Hernandez
[ Being Died Eyes Father Filtered Her Kids Minority Mother Our Raised Raising Saw Six Through Very Were Woman World Young]
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]
People ask me if I ever see my father and I say yes, because he puts in the effort. He calls all the time to tell us he's proud of us. Jenna Bush
[ Ask Because Calls Effort Ever Father Proud Puts Say See Tell Time Us Yes]
My childhood should have taught me lessons for my own fatherhood, but it didn't because parenting can only be learned by people who have no children. Bill Cosby
[ Because Childhood Children Fatherhood Learned Lessons Only Own Parenting Should Taught]
The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war. E. B. White Dad
[ Become Before Eighteen Father Time War Years]
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]
It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father. Pope John XXIII Dad
[ Children Easier Father Real Than]
I have done everything I can to make sure my daughter knows her father because you form your own identity by rebelling against your parents - but first you have to know them. Greta Scacchi
[ Against Because Daughter Done Everything Father First Form Her Identity Know Knows Make Own Parents Rebelling Sure Them Your]
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]
We should all aspire in life to do a multitude of things well - to be a great father, to be a good husband, to be a good lover, you know, to try to do things the best you can is very important to me. Matthew Modine
[ Aspire Best Father Good Great Husband Important Know Life Lover Multitude Should Things Try Very Well]
I went out every single night so I was never alone with my stepfather. At 12, I stopped going on holiday with them. The times I was alone with him I always made sure I was all covered up. Christine Keeler
[ Alone Always Covered Every Going Him Holiday Made Never Night Out Single Stepfather Stopped Sure Them Times Up Went]
My father was adamant in his disapproval of my interest in show business. Paul Lynde
[ Adamant Business Disapproval Father His Interest Show]
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own. H. G. Wells Time
[ Ahead Father Go Own Time Want]
I suppose my father was more influential in my starting to play the guitar. Andy Partridge
[ Father Guitar Influential More Play Starting Suppose]
I am a great admirer of Sen. Frist, who is a nationally known heart surgeon and well known in Nashville as a great family man who has dedicated his life to helping others and, in that regard, he has followed in his father's footsteps. John Jay Hooker
[ Admirer Am Dedicated Family Father Followed Footsteps Great Heart Helping His Known Life Man Nashville Nationally Others Regard Sen Surgeon Well]
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]
Then my mother had several strokes and my father, who was 85, couldn't handle it, so Donna came back and we went through the same thing here. She lives in Mill Valley; her group is organizing this event. Sally Quinn
[ Back Came Donna Event Father Group Had Handle Her Here Lives Mill Mother Organizing Same Several She Strokes Then Thing Through Valley Went]
My father wants me to be like my brother, but I can't be. Robert Mapplethorpe Dad
[ Brother Father Wants]
My father taught me Basic and rudimentary C, I learned everything else on my own, including studying computational complexity on my own. That's more a function of my age than anything else though - back when I was in school there were hardly any programming classes. Bram Cohen
[ Age Any Anything Back Basic Classes Complexity Computational Else Everything Father Function Hardly Including Learned More Own Programming Rudimentary School Studying Taught Than Though Were]
In my early years, my father was away as a soldier in the war. When he came back, work was very difficult to come by. Even though he was a highly skilled man, a maker of furniture, the payment for that work was very poor. Trevor Nunn
[ Away Back Came Come Difficult Early Even Father Furniture Highly Maker Man Payment Poor Skilled Soldier Though Very War Work Years]
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]
My father was an immigrant from Russia and my mother was first generation. Arthur Rock
[ Father First Generation Immigrant Mother Russia]
When you're a father, you know exactly where your heart really is. There's no question of it, no doubt. That part of your life has no second guessing. Fred Ward
[ Doubt Exactly Father Guessing Heart Know Life Part Question Really Second Where Your]
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]
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]
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]
My father is a chemist, my mother was a homemaker. My parents instilled in us the feeling that learning was the most exciting thing that could happen to you, and it never ends. Rita Dove
[ Chemist Could Ends Exciting Father Feeling Happen Homemaker Instilled Learning Most Mother Never Parents Thing Us]
No, well, my father's definitely not Christopher Walken. Josh Lucas
[ Christopher Definitely Father Walken Well]
But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him. God is a spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth. Albert Pike
[ Cometh Father God Him Hour Must Now Seeketh Shall Spirit Such True Truth Worship Worshippers]
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 grandfather was a Pentecostal preacher. Billy Ray Cyrus
[ Grandfather Pentecostal Preacher]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
A lawyer's dream of heaven: every man reclaimed his property at the resurrection, and each tried to recover it from all his forefathers. Samuel Butler
[ Dream Each Every Forefathers Heaven His Lawyer Man Property Recover Resurrection Tried]
I don't mind being a grandfather; I've been a mother for so many years. You just can't believe what it's like being a father. Especially when you come out of the chaos of the road to getting married and having children. Steven Tyler
[ Been Being Believe Chaos Children Come Especially Father Getting Grandfather Having Just Many Married Mind Mother Out Road Years]
We're not at a point in time to be taking chances with children and young people in the church. The Holy Father himself said... there is no room in the priesthood or religious life for someone who has abused a child. I think he's right. Roger Mahony
[ Abused Chances Child Children Church Father Himself Holy Life Point Priesthood Religious Right Room Said Someone Taking Think Time Young]
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]
Yes, and I had pimples so badly it used to make me so shy. I used not to look at myself. I'd hide my face in the dark, I wouldn't want to look in the mirror and my father teased me and I just hated it and I cried everyday. Michael Jackson
[ Badly Cried Dark Everyday Face Father Had Hated Hide Just Look Make Mirror Myself Pimples Shy Teased Used Want Yes]
We felt often that we were perceived as mothers trying to be lawyers, while a male colleague of ours who had a young child was perceived as a lawyer who also happened to be a father. Anne C. Weisberg
[ Also Child Colleague Father Felt Had Happened Lawyer Lawyers Male Mothers Often Ours Perceived Trying Were While Young]
That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what other motive can make a father cruel? Joseph Addison
[ Confess Cruel Delights Father Make Man Misery Motive Other Others Will Yet]
My father was a civil servant, fairly sort of middle ranking, low to middle ranking. He worked almost entirely in what was then called Administrative Labour, dealing with employment and unemployment issues. John Hume
[ Administrative Almost Called Civil Dealing Employment Entirely Fairly Father Issues Labour Low Middle Ranking Servant Sort Then Unemployment Worked]
So I do not consider myself a chronicler of my fatherland or even a chronicler of Havana. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Consider Even Fatherland Havana Myself]
My father is black and my mother is white. Therefore, I could answer to either, which kind of makes me a racial Lone Ranger, caught between two communities. Wentworth Miller
[ Answer Between Black Caught Communities Could Either Father Kind Lone Makes Mother Racial Ranger Therefore Two Which White]
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]
Nobody ever says to men, how can you be a Congressman and a father. Pat Schroeder
[ Congressman Ever Father How Men Nobody Says]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
The course that will restore to the workmen a father's duties and responsibilities, between which and themselves the state has now stepped, is for them to reject all forced contributions from others, and to do their own work through their own voluntary combinations. Auberon Herbert
[ Between Combinations Contributions Course Duties Father Forced Now Others Own Reject Responsibilities Restore State Stepped Their Them Themselves Through Voluntary Which Will Work Workmen]
America had taken my father from me. And over most of the years of his illness, I gradually started feeling this support system from this country who-people grieving along with us. Patti Davis
[ Along America Country Father Feeling Gradually Grieving Had His Illness Most Over Started Support System Taken Us Years]
Each great athlete must some day bow to that perennial old champion, Father Time, even as I, for Time eventually wins. Major Taylor
[ Athlete Bow Champion Day Each Even Eventually Father Great Must Old Perennial Some Time Wins]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My grandfather gave me my first guitar, an old acoustic with palm trees and dancing girls painted on it. Dan Fogelberg
[ Acoustic Dancing First Gave Girls Grandfather Guitar Old Painted Palm Trees]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I have a lot of very close girlfriends and sisters - I'm from an all female family. My father often quips that even the cat was neutered! Shirley Manson Family
[ Cat Close Even Family Father Female Girlfriends Lot Often Sisters Very]
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]
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]
A doctor today would never prescribe the treatments my grandfather used in the Confederate Army, but a minister says pretty much the same thing today that a minister would have said back then. John Templeton
[ Army Back Confederate Doctor Grandfather Minister Much Never Prescribe Pretty Said Same Says Then Thing Today Treatments Used Would]
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]
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]
We grew up as kids watching those movies and we were exposed to themes of civil rights, unfairness, bigotry and fathers struggling against the kind of mob of the town, so you remember how you felt as a kid being taken seriously, that you are part of the human drama. Rachel Griffiths
[ Against Being Bigotry Civil Drama Exposed Fathers Felt Grew How Human Kid Kids Kind Mob Movies Part Remember Rights Seriously Struggling Taken Themes Those Town Unfairness Up Watching Were]
My parents were born in Norfolk and spent their early years working in the big houses of that rural English county, my mother as a cook and my father as a handyman and chauffeur. Paul Nurse
[ Big Born Cook County Early English Father Houses Mother Norfolk Parents Rural Spent Their Were Working Years]
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]
We started out as boss and player, and Wellington was almost like my father. Frank Gifford
[ Almost Boss Father Out Player Started Wellington]
Our Father which art in heaven - Stay there - And we will stay on earth - Which is sometimes so pretty. Jacques Prevert
[ Art Earth Father Heaven Our Pretty Sometimes Stay Which Will]
We didn't have television in those days, and many people didn't even have radios. My mother would read aloud to my father and me in the evening. Beverly Cleary
[ Aloud Days Even Evening Father Many Mother Radios Read Television Those Would]
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]
I was brought up in a whorehouse in Peoria. My mother and father lived there and worked there. Richard Pryor
[ Brought Father Lived Mother Up Whorehouse Worked]
My mother, whose family was heavily rabbinic, said she wanted me to continue the family tradition in the rabbinate. My father said he wanted me to be a scholar of the Talmud, but he wanted me to make my living in science. Norman Lamm
[ Continue Family Father Heavily Living Make Mother Said Scholar Science She Talmud Tradition Wanted Whose]
My father loved people, children and pets. Tony Visconti Dad
[ Children Father Loved Pets]
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 mother's a secretary; my father's an electrician in a mining company. Eva Herzigova
[ Company Father Mining Mother Secretary]
My father's death, my move, and my frightening and difficult delivery created a tremendous amount of stress, pain, and sadness for me. I was practically devastated beyond recovery. Brooke Shields
[ Amount Beyond Created Death Delivery Devastated Difficult Father Frightening Move Pain Practically Recovery Sadness Stress Tremendous]
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 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]
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]
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]
I was the same kind of father as I was a harpist - I played by ear. Harpo Marx
[ Ear Father Kind Played Same]
My grandfather was not a musician but he was an artist - a painter, a decorative painter. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Artist Decorative Grandfather Musician Painter]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I was encouraged by my mother and, to a lesser extent, by my father. Carlisle Floyd
[ Encouraged Extent Father Lesser Mother]
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]
All women who kill or have sexual obsessions or who are prostitutes have trouble with their fathers. Catherine Deneuve
[ Fathers Kill Obsessions Sexual Their Trouble Women]
My father was a waiter basically, and when I got my first professional job as an actor, I left a job that he found me for half the amount of money. So anyone would think that they're stupid, that that would be a stupid move. Alfred Molina
[ Actor Amount Anyone Basically Father First Found Got Half Job Left Money Move Professional Stupid Think Waiter Would]
We call the Creator father, because we rely upon Him to protect us, guide us, feed us, keep us warm, to discipline us and all those things. I try to take my cue from the Creator, with regard to my children. Terrence Howard
[ Because Call Children Creator Cue Discipline Father Feed Guide Him Keep Protect Regard Rely Take Things Those Try Upon Us Warm]
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]
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]
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter. Euripides Dad
[ Daughter Dearer Father Growing Nothing Old Than]
It was a bright, clear afternoon in the late fall that pretty Miss Cable drove up in her trap and waited at the curb for her father to come forth from his office in one of Chicago's tallest buildings. George Barr McCutcheon
[ Afternoon Bright Buildings Cable Chicago Clear Come Curb Drove Fall Father Forth Her His Late Miss Office Pretty Tallest Trap Up Waited]
Nobody teaches you to be a father. Nobody teaches you to be a husband. Nobody teaches you how to be a star. You have to learn to work with the tools. David Soul
[ Father How Husband Learn Nobody Star Teaches Tools Work]
I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction. James Joyce
[ Age Allowed Child Coming Father Fiction His Legal Mother Name Should Take Think Will]
The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father. Samuel Taylor Coleridge Mom
[ Between Father Heart Heavenly Light Love Mother Softer Veil]
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]
Oh, Mrs. Churchill, do come over, someone has killed father. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ Churchill Come Father Killed Mrs Oh Over Someone]
It is funny the two things most men are proudest of is the thing that any man can do and doing does in the same way, that is being drunk and being the father of their son. Gertrude Stein
[ Any Being Does Doing Drunk Father Funny Man Men Most Proudest Same Son Their Thing Things Two Way]
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]
I see by your letter to my father that you are rather afraid the French may invade England. William John Wills
[ Afraid England Father French Invade Letter May Rather See Your]
The Godhead consists of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. The Father is a material being. Orson Pratt Religion
[ Being Consists Father Godhead Holy Material Son Spirit]
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]
It was something she didn't want me to do because she thought the rejection would ruin my self-esteem. My father was, like, 'If she wants to try it, let her try it.' Ellen Muth
[ Because Father Her Rejection Ruin Self-Esteem She Something Thought Try Want Wants Would]
We were not fathers also to convey the promise, as Abraham was; nor although the promise, as collectively taken, had belonged to us, as to Abraham it did. Thomas Goodwin
[ Abraham Also Although Belonged Collectively Convey Did Fathers Had Nor Promise Taken Us Were]
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]
If anyone thinks that Jews can steal into the land of their fathers, he is deceiving either himself or others. Nowhere is the coming of Jews so promptly noted as in the historic home of the Jews, for the very reason that it is the historic home. Theodor Herzl
[ Anyone Coming Deceiving Either Fathers Himself Historic Home Into Jews Land Noted Nowhere Others Promptly Reason Steal Their Thinks Very]
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]
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]
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 don't really believe in the Devil, but if the Devil is the Father of Lies, then he certainly invented the Internet. Ken MacLeod
[ Believe Certainly Devil Father Internet Invented Lies Really Then]
To my father, business was the highest calling, but to my mother, medicine was the top profession. William Standish Knowles
[ Business Calling Father Highest Medicine Mother Profession Top]
I'm from Chicago. My grandfather was a policeman, and my aunts are married to policemen. Robin Tunney
[ Aunts Chicago Grandfather Married Policeman Policemen]
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]
My father is the jailhouse. My father is your system... I am only what you made me. I am only a reflection of you. Charles Manson
[ Am Father Jailhouse Made Only Reflection System Your]
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]
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]
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]
When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching. Robert Bly Dad
[ Absent Children Day During Father His Home Only Receive Returns Six Teaching Temperament]
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]
I am ever mindful of the legacy of my grandfather, the founder of this Kingdom, who had said to me that he perceived his life as a link in a continuous chain of those who served our nation and that he expected me to be a new and strong link in the same chain. King Hussein I
[ Am Chain Continuous Ever Expected Founder Grandfather Had His Kingdom Legacy Life Link Mindful Nation New Our Perceived Said Same Served Strong Those]
I enjoyed my grandparents very much. My mother and father would always allow me to stay with them. Dominic Chianese
[ Allow Always Enjoyed Father Grandparents Mother Much Stay Them Very Would]
I see the player piano as the grandfather of the computer, the ancestor of the entire nightmare we live in, the birth of the binary world where there is no option other than yes or no and where there is no refuge. William Gaddis
[ Ancestor Binary Birth Computer Entire Grandfather Live Nightmare Option Other Piano Player Refuge See Than Where World Yes]
I pressed my father's hand and told him I would protect his grave with my life. My father smiled and passed away to the spirit land. Chief Joseph Dad
[ Away Father Grave Hand Him His Land Life Passed Pressed Protect Smiled Spirit Told Would]
Well, my father was in the Army and we traveled quite a bit when I was growing up, and I thought that I would like to have a military career, although I was drawn more towards the Navy. Marc Garneau
[ Although Army Bit Career Drawn Father Growing Military More Navy Quite Thought Towards Traveled Up Well Would]
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]
My father kept his distance from working-class American blacks. Constance Baker Motley
[ American Blacks Distance Father His Kept Working-Class Working-Class]
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]
A state always calls itself fatherland when it is ready for murder. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Always Calls Fatherland Itself Murder Ready State]
My earliest memory is dreamlike: in a small orchard or garden I am carried on the arm, I believe, of my father; there was a group of grown-ups, my mother among them, and the group was slowly walking in the orchard, it seems toward the house. Immanuel Velikovsky
[ Am Among Arm Believe Carried Earliest Father Garden Group Grown-Ups House Memory Mother Orchard Seems Slowly Small Them Toward Walking]
Whether the prayer of Seneca was granted we do not know; but, as we do not again hear of Marcus, it is probable that he died before his father, and that the line of Seneca, like that of so many great men, became extinct in the second generation. Frederic William Farrar
[ Again Became Before Died Extinct Father Generation Granted Great Hear His Know Line Many Men Prayer Probable Second Seneca Whether]
Even if society dictates that men and women should behave in certain ways, it is fathers and mothers who teach those ways to children not just in the words they say, but in the lives they lead. Augustus Y. Napier
[ Behave Certain Children Dictates Even Fathers Just Lead Lives Men Mothers Say Should Society Teach Those Ways Women Words]
My father was a soldier and my mother was a great mover. She once counted up how many places she had lived in during the first 25 years of her marriage and it came to 20. Mary Wesley
[ Came Counted During Father First Great Had Her How Lived Many Marriage Mother Once Places She Soldier Up Years]
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]
When I was a boy I used to do what my father wanted. Now I have to do what my boy wants. My problem is: When am I going to do what I want? Sam Levenson
[ Am Boy Father Going Now Problem Used Want Wanted Wants]
My father taught me to paint when I was young with watercolors and so I learned at a very young age the essential elements of the value of light and composition. Matthew Modine
[ Age Composition Elements Essential Father Learned Light Paint Taught Value Very Watercolors Young]
My father was absent and he was a hero to me. Greta Scacchi
[ Absent Father Hero]
So the search for a father in Central Station is also a search for a country. Walter Salles
[ Also Central Country Father Search Station]
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 was a motorsports journalist and a motorbike fan. He gave me my motocross bike. Jacky Ickx
[ Bike Fan Father Gave Journalist Motorbike]
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]
Obama does not represent America. Nor does he represent anything what our forefathers stood for. This country is basically built on an attitude. It's a way of life. It's not because you're born here. It's not that you're supposed to take from those who have and give to those who haven't. That kills a country. It killed Russia. Luke Scott
[ America Anything Attitude Basically Because Born Built Country Does Forefathers Give Haven Here Killed Kills Life Nor Obama Obama Our Represent Russia Stood Supposed Take Those Way]
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]
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]
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]
What harsh judges fathers are to all young men! Terence Dad
[ Fathers Harsh Judges Men Young]
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]
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 used to run auctions. He's now a singer in the Canary Islands. Jason Statham
[ Auctions Canary Father Islands Now Run Singer Used]
I was everything, patriarch, priest, father and judge. John Sutter
[ Everything Father Judge Patriarch Priest]
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]
Later, my father died up in Marysville. So, my mother and I got in the car and came down to Hollywood. Marc Davis
[ Came Car Died Down Father Got Hollywood Later Mother Up]
I was 37 when my father died-and I no longer had any freedom of choice over what I would do with the rest of my life. Paul Getty
[ Any Choice Father Freedom Had Life Longer Over Rest Would]
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]
My father had very little formal education. Daniel Berrigan
[ Education Father Formal Had Little 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 was married at 16, a father at 17 and divorced at 18. Placido Domingo
[ Divorced Father Married]
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've been writing about my boyhood, when I was a little kid back on my grandfather's farm where we didn't know about black widow spiders or all that stuff. But writing about that is so easy. Kary Mullis
[ Back Been Black Boyhood Easy Farm Grandfather Kid Know Little Spiders Stuff Where Widow Writing]
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]
My uncle and my grandfather both worked in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Dave Van Ronk
[ Both Brooklyn Grandfather Navy Uncle Worked Yard]
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 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]
My father was a teacher, and there were teachers all around, his friends, they were working for the Government and their behaviour was within strictly limited areas. C. L. R. James
[ Areas Around Behaviour Father Friends Government His Limited Strictly Teacher Teachers Their Were Within Working]
An important impression was my father's one Sabbatical year, spent in England and Europe in 1937. Philip Warren Anderson
[ England Europe Father Important Impression Sabbatical Spent Year]
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]
My father was an amateur filmmaker who shot 8mm color documentaries. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Amateur Color Documentaries Father Filmmaker Shot]
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]
I didn't have anything to do with being born to my mother and father. But I had a lot to do with Kristin Shepard's notoriety. I'm proud of the work I did on Dallas. Mary Crosby
[ Anything Being Born Dallas Did Father Had Lot Mother Notoriety Proud Shepard Work]
Our grandfathers had to run, run, run. My generation's out of breath. We ain't running no more. Stokely Carmichael
[ Breath Generation Grandfathers Had More Our Out Run Running]
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]
I got a mother who's very strong after taking the whippings that she took from my father. Missy Elliot
[ After Father Got Mother She Strong Taking Took Very]
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]
More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning, compassion, love of others, honesty, and discipline applied with understanding. Paul D. Boyer
[ Applied Compassion Discipline Example Father Honesty Logical Love More Others Reasoning Taught Than Understanding Word]
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 was six months old at the time that I was taken, with my mother and father, from Sacramento, California, and placed in internment camps in the United States. Robert Matsui
[ California Camps Father Internment Months Mother Old Placed Sacramento Six States Taken Time United]
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]
If these hands, used to fighting, would be acceptable to His Holiness, we most thankfully dedicate them to the service of him who deserves so well of the Church and of the fatherland. Giuseppe Garibaldi
[ Acceptable Church Dedicate Deserves Fatherland Fighting Hands Him His Holiness Most Service Thankfully Them These Used Well Would]
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]
The spirit of Ubuntu, that once led Haiti to emerge as the first independent black nation in 1804, helped Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador attain liberty, and inspired our forefathers to shed their blood for the United States' independence, cannot die. Today, this spirit of solidarity must and will empower all of us to rebuild Haiti. Jean-Bertrand Aristide
[ Attain Black Blood Cannot Colombia Die Emerge Empower First Forefathers Haiti Helped Independence Independent Inspired Led Liberty Must Nation Once Our Rebuild Shed Solidarity Spirit States Their Today United Us Venezuela Wi]
My father was a schoolteacher and my mother came from a teacher's family. Simon van der Meer
[ Came Family Father Mother Schoolteacher Teacher]
My father was a soil scientist with the Geological Survey. Jim Fowler
[ Father Geological Scientist Soil Survey]
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]
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]
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]
I did grow up next door to Steve McQueen, who was a very famous movie star at the time, but as a kid it didn't impress me. We always had great fun with him. He would take us out on Sundays on his motorcycles, riding around in the desert; he was like a second father. Herb Ritts
[ Always Around Desert Did Door Famous Father Fun Great Grow Had Him His Impress Kid Mcqueen Motorcycles Movie Next Out Riding Second Star Steve Sundays Take Time Up Us Very Would]
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]
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]
A lot of people don't know that my father is black. Ryan Giggs
[ Black Father Know Lot]
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]
My mother is an office manager, my father a professor of economics and financial planner. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Economics Father Financial Manager Mother Office Planner Professor]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My father was an agnostic. Jerry Falwell
[ Agnostic Father]
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]
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]
My father, Robert Ernst, was teaching as an architect at the technical high school of our city. Richard Ernst
[ Architect City Ernst Father High Our Robert School Teaching Technical]
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]
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]
Johnny Mercer was my father's best friend and became mine as well. And Harold Arlen, whom I would call Uncle Harry, and Harry Warren: those were ones who I really became close to. Margaret Whiting
[ Became Best Call Close Father Friend Harold Harry Johnny Mine Ones Really Those Uncle Warren Well Were Whom Would]
My father was never anti-anything in our house. Errol Flynn Dad
[ Father House Never Our]
The purpose of my life is being a father to my kids and being a husband to my wife. Terrence Howard
[ Being Father Husband