Quotations that match 'father'.

People ask me from time to time what it was like growing up with Henry Fonda as my father. I say, Ever see Fort Apache? He was like Colonel Thursday.
[ Apache Ask Colonel Ever Father Fonda Fort Growing Henry Say See Thursday Time Up]
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.
[ Approach Been Boyfriends Father Feel Got Her How Imagine Most Part Quite Read Relationship Said Saw Sensitive Sister Thing Treated Were Woman Women Would]
I was raised Catholic, but my father's people were Methodist, so we went to both churches. Religion
[ Both Catholic Churches Father Methodist Raised Went Were]
I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said 'We saw your movie.' 'Which one?' I said. He shouted 'Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn't like?
[ Betty Grandfather Grandparents Movie Name Phoned Said Saw Shouted Which Your]
Oscar Hammerstein was a surrogate father during all those many days, and weeks and months when I didn't see my own father.
[ Days During Father Hammerstein Many Months Oscar Own See Surrogate Those Weeks]
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! Family
[ Cat Close Even Family Father Female Girlfriends Lot Often Sisters Very]
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.
[ 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]
The bottom line in my view is that America's mothers and fathers deserve to have confidence in law enforcement's ability to ensure that their children are being raised in the safest possible environment.
[ Ability America Being Bottom Children Confidence Deserve Enforcement Ensure Environment Fathers Law Line Mothers Possible Raised Safest Their View]
Let us make future generations remember us as proud ancestors just as, today, we remember our forefathers.
[ Ancestors Forefathers Future Generations Just Make Our Proud Remember Today Us]
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.
[ Father Fonda Got Henry Knew Know Never Son Them Thought Unfortunately]
I have a Father's Day every day.
[ Day Every Father]
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.
[ Ask Because Calls Effort Ever Father Proud Puts Say See Tell Time Us Yes]
Freud is the father of psychoanalysis. It has no mother.
[ Father Freud Mother Psychoanalysis]
It is much easier to become a father than to be one. Dad
[ Become Easier Father Much Than]
My father was a sea captain, so was his father, and his father before him, and all my uncles. My mother's people all followed the sea. I suppose that if I had been born a few years earlier, I would have had my own ship.
[ Been Before Born Captain Earlier Father Few Followed Had Him His Mother Own Sea Ship Suppose Uncles Would Years]
Is it wrong for me to love my own? Is it wicked for me because my skin is red? Because I am Sioux? Because I was born where my father lived? Because I would die for my people and my country?
[ Am Because Born Country Die Father Lived Love Own Red Sioux Skin Where Wicked Would Wrong]
And I started with this: I have not painted at all my childhood. In fact, I never painted. But I helped my father who was a house painter and decorative painter. He made stage sets, he made glass paintings, he made everything.
[ Childhood Decorative Everything Fact Father Glass Helped House Made Never Painted Painter Paintings Sets Stage Started]
There was no place at all for me in my father's military world.
[ Father Military Place World]
A good father believes that he does wisely to encourage enterprise, productive skill, prudent self-denial, and judicious expenditure on the part of his son.
[ Believes Does Encourage Enterprise Expenditure Father Good His Judicious Part Productive Prudent Self-Denial Skill Son Wisely]
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.'
[ Because Father Her Rejection Ruin Self-Esteem She Something Thought Try Want Wants Would]
My father taught me how to substitute realities. Dad
[ Father How Realities Substitute Taught]
Be able to confide your innermost secrets to your mother and your innermost fears to your father.
[ Able Confide Father Fears Innermost Mother Secrets Your]
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.
[ Because Could Godfather Gratuitous Guys Just Last Lots Powerful Reality Story Such Take These Think Thought Violence Would]
My father was a middle manager at an oil company, but I never knew anything about his work. Whatever business acumen I have just got gleaned over the years.
[ Anything Business Company Father Got His Just Knew Manager Middle Never Oil Over Whatever Work Years]
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.
[ Comes Dream Father Fulfilled Had Hard Him Hoped Just Learned Made Observing Own Satisfaction Seeing Striving Sure Way Worked Would]
My father started me singing in church.
[ Church Father Singing Started]
He's just like my father that way-my father just adored my mother and let her do whatever she wanted. John's like that. He's a very rare man, a very good man, and I've had a good life with him. I'm proud to be walking in the wake of Johnny's fame.
[ Adored Fame Father Good Had Her Him John Johnny Just Life Man Mother Proud Rare She Very Wake Walking Wanted Whatever]
Our forefathers made one mistake. What they should have fought for was representation without taxation.
[ Forefathers Fought Made Mistake Our Representation Should Taxation Without]
My mother's father drank and her mother was an unhappy, neurotic woman, and I think she has lived all her life afraid of anyone who drinks for fear something like that might happen to her.
[ Afraid Anyone Drank Drinks Father Fear Happen Her Life Lived Might Mother Neurotic She Something Think Unhappy Woman]
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.
[ Age Composition Elements Essential Father Learned Light Paint Taught Value Very Watercolors Young]
The fame aspect of winning the Masters... besides being married and becoming a father, that's a strong third there.
[ Aspect Becoming Being Besides Fame Father Married Masters Strong Third Winning]
My mother didn't try to stab my father until I was six, but she must have shown signs of oddness before that.
[ Before Father Mother Must She Shown Signs Six Stab Try Until]
Your enjoyment of the world is never right, till every morning you awake in Heaven: see yourself in your Father's palace; and look upon the skies, the earth, and the air as celestial joys: having such a reverend esteem of all, as if you were among the angels.
[ Air Among Angels Awake Celestial Earth Enjoyment Esteem Every Father Having Heaven Joys Look Morning Never Palace Reverend Right See Skies Such Till Upon Were World Your Yourself]
There is no good father who would want to resemble our Heavenly Father.
[ Father Good Heavenly Our Resemble Want Would]
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.
[ Example Father Fifty Haven Talk Taught Week Years]
IN April 1882 my father died; and I was at once whirled out of my land of dreams into a very different sphere.
[ April Died Different Dreams Father Into Land Once Out Sphere Very]
My father's coaching Misha and I just might help from time to time.
[ Coaching Father Help Just Might Time]
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.
[ Became Best Call Close Father Friend Harold Harry Johnny Mine Ones Really Those Uncle Warren Well Were Whom Would]
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.
[ Age Ancient Back Dates Devotion Europe Fatherland Feeling Form Glory Here Now Protected Religious Respect Sanctity Society State Strong Such Territorial Thousands Tradition Years]
The principal end both of my father and of myself in the conquest of India... has been the propagation of the holy Catholic faith.
[ Been Both Catholic Conquest End Faith Father Holy India Myself Principal Propagation]
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.
[ African-American Been Country Crisis Definition Families Family Long Marriages Our Perfect Rampant Stages Such Think Time Very Worst]
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.
[ Anybody Else Father Give Hard Immigrant Inspired Must Never Taught Twice Up Us Very Work]
As much success came to him, my father stayed true to his promise. He built the hospital to help the most helpless children with catastrophic illnesses.
[ Built Came Catastrophic Children Father Help Helpless Him His Hospital Illnesses Most Much Promise Stayed Success True]
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.
[ Astonishing Called Climb Compete Could Faster Father Grass Hill Him How Impossible Much Old Run Slow Some Stairs Them Though Trying Up Very Were]
When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching. Dad
[ Absent Children Day During Father His Home Only Receive Returns Six Teaching Temperament]
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.
[ Been Business Care Certainly Destroy Destroyed Family Father Fight Fighting Good Many Myself Our Powerful See Take Truth Try Want Would]
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
[ Grandfather Growing How Matter Own Tall Your]
My Father had a profound influence on me. He was a lunatic. Funny
[ Father Had Influence Lunatic Profound]
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. Dad
[ Always Bad Calm Farmer Father Good Harvest Inherited Need Something Sow Wait Weather Working]
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.
[ Accent Been Eisenhower Everything Father Forever Had Interested Jack Kennedy Kid Massachusetts Politics President Sudden World]
You're working on being a father, so that is something that when you experience it you'll understand the profundity of wanting to protect something dear to you.
[ Being Dear Experience Father Profundity Protect Something Understand Wanting Working]
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.
[ Able Being Created Especially Father Flight Fly Letting Many Place Position Privilege Seeing Startling Thank These Things Wonderful Wondrous]
I grew up in a very musical family, my father was a musician and a big band leader and made records.
[ Band Big Family Father Grew Leader Made Musical Musician Records Up Very]
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.
[ Front Give Grandfather Him Nickel Out Porch Sing Sister Sit Songs Used]
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.
[ Chapter Child Faith Father Found More Name Once Prophet Put Seven Show Six Spoke Than Where Would]
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.
[ Active Americans Assume Being Citizens Contented Critics Expected Far Fathers Founding Government Makes Might Most Right Serfs Sort]
That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all. Dad
[ Enemy Family Father Position Provider Thankless]
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.
[ Awarded Brilliant College Continue Could Down Family Father Had High His Record Scholarship Scholastic School Support Turn Unfortunately]
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.
[ Again Around Church Coming Evening Father Home House Last Run Saw Somebody Thursday Told Winter]
My father described this tall lady who stands in the middle of the New York harbor, holding high a torch to welcome people seeking freedom in America. I instantly fell in love.
[ America Described Father Fell Freedom Harbor High Holding Instantly Lady Love Middle New Seeking Stands Tall Torch Welcome York]
I didn't hesitate to kiss my father in public. And that's how I tried to raise my children. We're physical.
[ Children Father Hesitate How Kiss Physical Public Raise Tried]
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.
[ Abdicate Could Delegate Dilemma Duties Either Father His Incompetence King Neither Only Paradox Realizing See Sons Understand Would]
You know, I had my mother and my father convincing me that he would be going back to Hollywood and he'd be back with the actresses and dating them and that he wasn't serious about me at all. So I had him saying one thing to me and my parents telling me something else.
[ Actresses Back Convincing Dating Else Father Going Had Him Hollywood Know Mother Parents Saying Serious Something Telling Them Thing Would]
Do you know that other than my father, I've never had a man take care of me? Dad
[ Care Father Had Know Man Never Other Take Than]
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.
[ Around Before Dedicate Died Father Felt Film Fitting Head Heart Him Issues Lot Loved Never Swimming Told Unresolved Way]
My father was a very disciplined singer who worked hard at his craft, and I was around that growing up.
[ Around Craft Disciplined Father Growing Hard His Singer Up Very Worked]
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.
[ Answer Between Black Caught Communities Could Either Father Kind Lone Makes Mother Racial Ranger Therefore Two Which White]
Our grandfathers had to run, run, run. My generation's out of breath. We ain't running no more.
[ Breath Generation Grandfathers Had More Our Out Run Running]
George Burns was the father I never had.
[ Burns Father George Had Never]
I don't know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
[ Am Concerned Grandfather Grandson His Know More Much Will]
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.
[ Biological Even Father Love Someone Son Your]
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.
[ Best Could Every Experience Family Father Felt Going Learn Mother Myself Open Stay Step Way Whatever]
When I was five my parents bought me a ukulele for Christmas. I quickly learned how to play it with my father's guidance. Thereafter, my father regularly taught me all the good old fashioned songs.
[ Bought Christmas Fashioned Father Five Good Guidance How Learned Old Parents Play Quickly Regularly Songs Taught Thereafter Ukulele]
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.
[ Come Conclusion Did Feels Forefathers Generation Guilty None Our Should Sin Us]
And my father, after all, was a nationalist.
[ After Father Nationalist]
Child-rearing is my main interest now. I'm a hands-on father. Dad
[ Father Hands-On Hands-On Interest Main Now]
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.
[ Allowed Behaved Bus Candy Civil End Father Floss Had Holiday Pouring Rain Remember Service Shelter Standing Were]
Perhaps host and guest is really the happiest relation for father and son.
[ Father Guest Happiest Host Perhaps Really Relation Son]
I had a number of very strong personalities in my family. My father was a concert flutist, the solo flute for Toscanini.
[ Concert Family Father Flute Had Number Personalities Solo Strong Very]
I got a mother who's very strong after taking the whippings that she took from my father.
[ After Father Got Mother She Strong Taking Took Very]
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.
[ Congress Democracy Fathers Founding Functioning Less Majority Move Our Quickly Responsible Too Understood Very Way Well Will]
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.
[ Agree Brought Did Either Father His Integrity Lot Something Strong Told Up Us Values Very Ways]
I had no expectations about fatherhood, really, but it's definitely a journey I'm glad to be taking. Number one, it's a great learning experience. When my mother told me it's a 24/7 job, she wasn't kidding.
[ Definitely Expectations Experience Fatherhood Glad Great Had Job Journey Kidding Learning Mother Number Really She Taking Told]
My father was absent and he was a hero to me.
[ Absent Father Hero]
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other.
[ Everything Family Father Fear Inspire Love Must Other Says]
Since God had commanded it, it was necessary that I do it. Since God commanded it, even if I had a hundred fathers and mothers, even if I had been a King's daughter, I would have gone nevertheless.
[ Been Commanded Daughter Even Fathers God Gone Had Hundred King Mothers Necessary Nevertheless Since Would]
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.
[ Appreciate Because Father Growing Had Horrible Men More Myself Now Psycho Really Surrounded Trying Up Women]
I expected to be a farmer like my father and brothers. Life seemed pleasant and orderly.
[ Brothers Expected Farmer Father Life Orderly Pleasant Seemed]
Should I be the happy mortal destined to turn the scale of war, will you not rejoice, O my father?
[ Destined Father Happy Mortal Rejoice Scale Should Turn War Will]
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.
[ Because Call Children Creator Cue Discipline Father Feed Guide Him Keep Protect Regard Rely Take Things Those Try Upon Us Warm]
My father was always getting excited about something. It's genetically inside me somewhere.
[ Always Excited Father Genetically Getting Inside Something Somewhere]
Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them. Dad
[ Aged Back Carried Even Father His Known Never Perhaps Ruins Them Troy Whether]
My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. Birthday
[ Another Anyone Believed Could Father Gave Gift Give Greatest Person]
I love fatherhood. I could bang on about kids forever.
[ Bang Could Fatherhood Forever Kids Love]
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.
[ Age Artist Artists Been Drawing Early Father Life Painting Paintings Spent Surrounded Ted Throughout Time Very]
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.
[ Angry Argument Because Bed Been Chess Dentist Father Friends Good Got Him House Must Officers Out Over Played Shot Terrible Theses Walked Were]
It doesn't matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was. Dad
[ Father Matter Matters Remember]
Then my mother was taken ill and died and my father took me to St. Mary's.
[ Died Father Ill Mary Mother St Taken Then Took]
Their educations ended with high school - my father going to work as a clerk and then salesman in a company dealing in printing and stationary, and my mother working as a secretary and then bookkeeper in a firm of wool merchants.
[ Clerk Company Dealing Educations Ended Father Firm Going High Merchants Mother Printing Salesman School Secretary Stationary Their Then Wool Work Working]
You women will live as if father is still alive and in the next room.
[ Alive Father Live Next Room Still Will Women]
I like the Beatles. They're at the core of my musicality. And John Lennon's my spiritual father.
[ Beatles Core Father John Lennon Musicality Spiritual]
In my relations with my father, which are difficult and where I'm often met by coolness and indifference, I am constantly tempted to be cold and indifferent. Yet I know that this is a test if I could take it rightly.
[ Am Cold Constantly Coolness Could Difficult Father Indifference Indifferent Know Met Often Relations Rightly Take Tempted Test Where Which Yet]
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.
[ Adopted Boston Childless Couple Elderly Father Gave Grew Him Maine Married Met Mitchell Mother Moved Name Orphanage Then Up]
My father's record collection was all country. That's how I was exposed to it.
[ Collection Country Exposed Father How Record]
Our mother was a very religious and observant Jew, our father less so. She was kind of driving the religious education, so for us it was more a burden and an obligation when we were kids at that age.
[ Age Burden Driving Education Father Jew Kids Kind Less More Mother Obligation Observant Our Religious She Us Very Were]
I grew up in a very open-minded family. My father died when I was very little, so my mother was really, really incredibly busy trying to provide for us.
[ Busy Died Family Father Grew Incredibly Little Mother Open-Minded Provide Really Trying Up Us Very]
Peace and not war is the father of all things.
[ Father Peace Things War]
I guess the two things I was most interested in were telescopes and steam engines. My father was an engineer on a threshing rig steam engine and I loved the machinery.
[ Engine Engineer Engines Father Guess Interested Loved Machinery Most Rig Steam Telescopes Things Threshing Two Were]
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.
[ Came Counted During Father First Great Had Her How Lived Many Marriage Mother Once Places She Soldier Up Years]
I was angry about the fact that my father would beat my mother on a daily basis, that my mother would take it in turn and beat on me. I was an abused child. I was mad about all those things, very bitter and very angry.
[ Abused Angry Basis Beat Bitter Child Daily Fact Father Mad Mother Take Things Those Turn Very Would]
People are concerned, here again, about life, and haven't given a whole lot of attention to how you make fathers responsible for the lives they bring into the world.
[ Again Attention Bring Concerned Fathers Given Haven Here How Into Life Lives Lot Make Responsible Whole World]
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.
[ Am Anything Because Certain Done Father First Good Music Second Thing Wife]
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.
[ Anger Background Both Comes Explosive Father Fire Funny Immigrant Italian Junior Seen Sometimes Son Temperament Tragic Uncle Ways]
When my father arrived in Kenya, he had found the Kikuyu way of life similar to that of the British at the time the Romans invaded England 2,000 years ago.
[ Ago Arrived British England Father Found Had Invaded Kenya Life Romans Similar Time Way Years]
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.
[ Accepted Been Came Coast College Company Father Francisco Go Had Harvard Head Insurance Life Metropolitan Moved Offered Office Position San Time West]
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.
[ America Before Came Chef Cooked End Grandfather Grew Him Homework Kitchen Other Sicily Table Up Used While]
Although raised on the farm - my grandfather was an unsuccessful fundamentalist preacher turned farmer - my father and his brother both became professors.
[ Although Became Both Brother Farm Farmer Father Fundamentalist Grandfather His Preacher Professors Raised Turned Unsuccessful]
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.
[ Age Allowed Child Coming Father Fiction His Legal Mother Name Should Take Think Will]
Two hundred years ago, our Founding Fathers gave us a democracy. It was based upon the simple, yet noble, idea that government derives its validity from the consent of the governed.
[ Ago Based Consent Democracy Derives Fathers Founding Gave Governed Government Hundred Idea Noble Our Simple Two Upon Us Validity Years Yet]
Our mothers and fathers want change. They worked all of their lives, but today live in destitution.
[ Change Fathers Live Lives Mothers Our Their Today Want Worked]
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.
[ Baby Became Father Girl Image Least Mother October Said Temper Very]
My brother and sister are both older than I am and were born before my father went off to World War I.
[ Am Before Born Both Brother Father Off Older Sister Than War Went Were World]
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.
[ Casting Considered Flag Godfather Good Got Patton Remembered Scene Stuff Trouble Work]
My father was champion of North Africa and he beat the European champ. He was very good, a professional for 12 years. We're from a big family of boxers. My father has seven brothers.
[ Africa Beat Big Boxers Brothers Champ Champion European Family Father Good North Professional Seven Very Years]
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.
[ Also Become Father Follow Footsteps Hero His History Influence Main Political Preacher Science Since Teacher Wanted]
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.
[ American Any Been Daughters Every Fathers Issue Land Mothers Other Peace Put Registered Sons Squarely War]
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.
[ Abused Chances Child Children Church Father Himself Holy Life Point Priesthood Religious Right Room Said Someone Taking Think Time Young]
I lost my father was I 10 years old, and I always looked for a father. I missed my father very much.
[ Always Father Looked Lost Missed Much Old Very Years]
It's not any desire on my part to start playing dads, but it's a convention of drama. If you don't get the parts of young people going out to nightclubs, you have to play their fathers.
[ Any Convention Dads Desire Drama Fathers Get Going Nightclubs Out Part Parts Play Playing Start Their Young]
I tried to stick to my game plan, which was always being aware of what my A story was - the love story between a father and his son, and that son and his daughter.
[ Always Aware Being Between Daughter Father Game His Love Plan Son Stick Story Tried Which]
My father died when I was five, but I grew up in a strong family.
[ Died Family Father Five Grew Strong Up]
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end and an alphabet at the other. Dad
[ Alphabet Birch Bit End Father Learnin Other Paid]
My father instilled in me the attitude of prevailing. If there's a challenge, go for it. If there's a wall to break down, break it down.
[ Attitude Break Challenge Down Father Go Instilled Prevailing Wall]
I'd watch my father get up at 5 o'clock and go down to the Eastern Market in Detroit to do the shopping for his restaurant, and get that business going and then go out on his vending machine business.
[ Business Clock Detroit Down Eastern Father Get Go Going His Machine Market Out Restaurant Shopping Then Up Vending Watch]
We started out as boss and player, and Wellington was almost like my father.
[ Almost Boss Father Out Player Started Wellington]
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.
[ Boy Different Easy Father Got Now Old Person Same Say Still Well Year]
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.
[ Called Children Decided Education Equipped Fathers Founding Jails Parents Provided Schools Strain Their Tortures Unnatural Were Wisdom]
The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war. Dad
[ Become Before Eighteen Father Time War Years]
The one thing that I have done really well in my life is be a father.
[ Done Father Life Really Thing Well]
Government is necessary for our survival. We need government in order to survive. The Founding Fathers created a special place for government. It is called the Constitution.
[ Called Constitution Created Fathers Founding Government Necessary Need Order Our Place Special Survival Survive]
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.
[ Article Being Black Came Did Episode Father Good Had Higher Incidence Increasing James Males Newspaper Out Show Than Times Which Whites]
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.
[ Any Cans Cooking Eat Father First Food Had Kinds Lesson Little Meal Much Object Over Printing Produced Ready Several Them Tin Variety Without]
I don't run democracy. I train troops to defend democracy and I happen to be their surrogate father and mother as well as their commanding general.
[ Commanding Defend Democracy Father General Happen Mother Run Surrogate Their Train Troops Well]
You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence.
[ Best Citizen Dangerous Days Fathers Founding Get Go Independence Need Only Our Phrases Reflect Repeating Reputation Struggle These Used Very Ways Which Yourself]
I felt no pressure that my grandfather was famous and my uncle was famous.
[ Famous Felt Grandfather Pressure Uncle]
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.
[ 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 wanted me to be a pharmacist like himself. He had been a doctor, but he no longer believed in medicine; so he became a pharmacist, but he believed in that hardly more.
[ Became Been Believed Doctor Father Had Hardly Himself Longer Medicine More Pharmacist Wanted]
It was not always easy because I was always an individual and found it difficult to be one of a group. One person who was very supportive was my father. My mother was great but my father really recognised my individuality and supported me in that.
[ Always Because Difficult Easy Father Found Great Group Individual Individuality Mother Person Really Recognised Supported Supportive Very]
Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.
[ Business Come Em Faculty Father Fools Glass His Idlers Leave Need Occupation Pleasure Shake Time Wisdom Wit]
To my father, business was the highest calling, but to my mother, medicine was the top profession.
[ Business Calling Father Highest Medicine Mother Profession Top]
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.
[ Almost Believe Election Everything Father Home Interesting Just Learned Modest Owe Passionately Small Things Town Very Won]
Partly because his life ended before the age of 50, Hamilton was defined by the other founding fathers, and he managed, with amazing consistency, to alienate most of them.
[ Age Alienate Amazing Because Before Consistency Defined Ended Fathers Founding Hamilton His Life Managed Most Other Partly Them]
My uncle and my grandfather both worked in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
[ Both Brooklyn Grandfather Navy Uncle Worked Yard]
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. Dad
[ Father Feels Getting Good Lifestyle Little More Now Older Playing See Serious Taking Try Want]
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.
[ Business Could Doing Followed Grandfathers Known Merely Our Principles Tenth Us Well Were]
A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of his inheritance may drive him to despair.
[ Bear Despair Drive Equanimity Father Him His Inheritance Loss May Son]
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.
[ Basics Big Both Fair Father Fight Fighting Gave How Learn Person Probably Reason Taught Tell Uneven Would]
Just as a child respects his father even when he perceives his weaknesses and faults, so a German will not despise the old Germany which was once a symbol of greatness to him.
[ Child Despise Even Father Faults German Germany Greatness Him His Just Old Once Perceives Respects Symbol Weaknesses Which Will]
I felt my father's presence with me, helping me to commit to paper the feelings I had. I really heard my father speaking to me from the other dimension.
[ Commit Dimension Father Feelings Felt Had Heard Helping Other Paper Presence Really Speaking]
People in England were coming up to me, saying, My mother and father turned me on to your music. This happened to me 20 years ago. When I was 40 they were saying that.
[ Ago Coming England Father Happened Mother Music Saying Turned Up Were Years Your]
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.
[ Days Embodies Father Find Good Hard Her Husband Image Life Look Men Probably Qualities Reliable Rest She Strong These Those Which Will]
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.
[ Am Children Damned Father Frightened Going His Mother See Well]
But I was sure of one thing. If God were a father, with children, that cleanliness I had been feeling wasn't God.
[ Been Children Cleanliness Father Feeling God Had Sure Thing Were]
My father was a motorsports journalist and a motorbike fan. He gave me my motocross bike.
[ Bike Fan Father Gave Journalist Motorbike]
I've had some amazing people in my life. Look at my father - he came from a small fishing village of five hundred people and at six foot four with giant ears and a kind of very odd expression, thought he could be a movie star. So go figure, you know?
[ Amazing Came Could Ears Expression Father Figure Fishing Five Foot Four Giant Go Had Hundred Kind Know Life Look Movie Odd Six Small Some Star Thought Very Village]
Nobody ever says to men, how can you be a Congressman and a father.
[ Congressman Ever Father How Men Nobody Says]
This is a race in a heavily Democratic state that, for a Republican candidate, will require full-time devotion in order to win... I could not be a senator and a father during this campaign. I could only be a candidate.
[ Campaign Candidate Could Democratic Devotion During Father Full-Time Heavily Only Order Race Republican Require Senator State Will Win]
The purpose of my life is being a father to my kids and being a husband to my wife.
[ Being Father Husband Kids Life Purpose Wife]
My father was always telling himself no one was perfect, not even my mother. Dad
[ Always Even Father Himself Mother Perfect Telling]
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.
[ Able Been Believe Bottom Children Deal Difficulties Faced Father Home Line May Mother Need Resilient Say Sorts Strongly Very Yes]
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. Friendship
[ Call Every Father Friend Here Him His Holds Immense Impotence Known Language Losing Lost Man Name Orphan Peace Person Silent Unhappiness Widower Wife]
My grandfather Frank Lloyd Wright wore a red sash on his wedding night. That is glamour!
[ Frank Glamour Grandfather His Lloyd Night Red Wedding Wore Wright]
At one point, when I was 20 and living in Kentucky, I got shot - it was a land dispute over six inches of property that ran a hundred yards through my grandfather's land. It was really over the honor of my family and that of another family.
[ Another Dispute Family Got Grandfather Honor Hundred Inches Kentucky Land Living Over Point Property Ran Really Shot Six Through Yards]
Wales is the land of my fathers. And my fathers can have it.
[ Fathers Land Wales]
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.
[ Child Eyes Fathering Feel Good His Important Just Loved Makes Man Standing Strong Valued Whatever World]
I see by your letter to my father that you are rather afraid the French may invade England.
[ Afraid England Father French Invade Letter May Rather See Your]
Mr. Burns is a father symbol to me, and you can omit the word symbol.
[ Burns Father Mr Omit Symbol Word]
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.
[ Always Answer Been Father Find Great Know Musician Touchy Until Will]
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.
[ Abusive Amount Anything Basis Boy Daily Father Grew Home Looked Never Told Up Would]
I had a mixture, my father was a career army man and my mother was a writer.
[ Army Career Father Had Man Mixture Mother Writer]
To me, having kids is the ultimate job in life. I want to be most successful at being a good father.
[ Being Father Good Having Job Kids Life Most Successful Ultimate Want]
One of the things that made me persist in the Antarctic in the face of sickening discouragements was my determination to name a portion of the earth's surface after my father.
[ After Determination Earth Face Father Made Name Persist Portion Sickening Surface Things]
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.
[ Adjusted Attention Began Book Father Insisted Myself National News Night Occupied Pay Raised Usually Volume Which]
My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it. Parenting
[ Father Mother Protected Threatened World]
These are people who haven't gone through the legal means to becoming citizens like our forefathers did. They want all the benefits but none of the responsibilities.
[ Becoming Benefits Citizens Did Forefathers Gone Haven Legal Means None Our Responsibilities These Through Want]
It started with the Godfather, this operatic violence. I don't know.
[ Godfather Know Operatic Started Violence]
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.
[ Afternoon Bright Buildings Cable Chicago Clear Come Curb Drove Fall Father Forth Her His Late Miss Office Pretty Tallest Trap Up Waited]
On the king's gate the moss grew gray; The king came not. They call'd him dead; And made his eldest son, one day, Slave in his father's stead.
[ Call Came Day Dead Eldest Father Gate Gray Grew Him His King Made Moss Slave Son Stead]
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.
[ Alive Always Another Best Father Figuring Got Having Keeping New Out Process Rehearsing Something Take Thing Things Trying]
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.
[ Also Any Believe Better Cause Child Father God Hand His Life Longer May Needless Never Resent Such Tear Understand Will]
Guitar Player Magazine says Dick Dale is the father of Heavy Metal, blowing up 48 amplifiers, creating the first power amplifier.
[ Amplifier Amplifiers Blowing Creating Dale Father First Guitar Heavy Magazine Metal Player Power Says Up]
I don't think children's inner feelings have changed. They still want a mother and father in the very same house; they want places to play. Parenting
[ Changed Children Father Feelings House Inner Mother Places Play Same Still Think Very Want]
My father could have been deported because on his immigration application he said that he was a printer, obviously because he didn't want them to be checking his writings.
[ Application Because Been Checking Could Deported Father His Immigration Obviously Printer Said Them Want Writings]
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.
[ Adults Case Conflict Could Disarmed Father First Hand Hope However Hussein Resolved Saddam Seen Someone Three War Without Young]
Rich men's sons are seldom rich men's fathers. Dad
[ Fathers Men Rich Seldom Sons]
Past conference topics have included strengthening the role of fathers in children's lives, the impact of the media culture on children, the delicate balance between work and family, and family involvement in education.
[ Balance Between Children Conference Culture Delicate Education Family Fathers Impact Included Involvement Lives Media Past Role Strengthening Topics Work]
I just thank my father and mother, my lucky stars, that I had the advantage of an education in the humanities.
[ Advantage Education Father Had Humanities Just Lucky Mother Stars Thank]
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.
[ Anything Belief Believe Christmas Father Household Seriously Taken Undermine Very Way]
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.
[ Did Education Elevation Emancipation Father Gradual Had Manhood Masses Notions Places Public Richmond Schools Slaves Suffrage Suit Uncompromising Views]
My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.
[ Competition Credit First Grandfather Group Kinds Less Much Once Take Those Told Try Two Were Work]
My father was a diplomat for part of his life and I jumped from country to country and culture to culture.
[ Country Culture Diplomat Father His Jumped Life Part]
I think Romeo and Juliet is uplifting. That's how much a son wishes to avenge his father. That is how much two young people can love each other.
[ Avenge Each Father His How Juliet Love Much Other Romeo Son Think Two Uplifting Wishes Young]
My father wasn't really involved and my mom is the light in my life. Parenting
[ Father Involved Life Light Mom Really]
The decision for me was whether to have "The Father" be a book that told a story - from the point of view of this speaker, the daughter - without, as in the earlier books, then having a section on something else and a section on something else.
[ Book Books Daughter Decision Earlier Else Father Having Point Section Something Speaker Story Then Told View Whether Without]
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own. Mom
[ Because Certain Children Fathers Fonder More Mothers Own Than Their]
My father, Fred Carter, Jr., is definitely an extraordinaire.
[ Carter Definitely Father Fred Jr]
What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all. Parenting
[ After Babies Best Doing Fathers Feel Good Instinctively Mothers Their Usually]
My mother's side of the family was in the production side of theatre. My grandfather, Jose Vega, was a general manager for Neil Simon shows on Broadway.
[ Broadway Family General Grandfather Manager Mother Neil Production Shows Side Simon Theatre Vega]
My father and mother - I figured if I could make them laugh, they'd stop fighting. I stole all their material.
[ Could Father Fighting Figured Laugh Make Material Mother Stole Stop Their Them]
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.
[ Bothered Cannot Deal Father Go Great History Need Past Present Son Teach Then Time Wasted World]
This resemblance became clear in the Bush the father's visits to the region. He wound up being impressed by the royal and military regimes and envied them for staying decades in their positions and embezzling the nation's money with no supervision.
[ Became Being Bush Clear Decades Envied Father Impressed Military Money Nation Positions Regimes Region Resemblance Royal Staying Supervision Their Them Up Visits Wound]
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.
[ Four Grandfather House Little Lived Miles Mouth Name Old Paternal Pretty River Two Until Village Wallace Years]
If, like Harry Keogh, I could talk to the dead - God, there are an awful lot of people I would like to speak to! Not least my father. Being in the army for 22 years, I didn't see enough of him, and I know there are a great many things I could have learned from him.
[ Army Awful Being Could Dead Enough Father God Great Harry Him Know Learned Least Lot Many See Speak Talk Things Would Years]
My father was very intense, passionate and over-the-top. He was my hero and my tyrant.
[ Father Hero Intense Over-The-Top Passionate Tyrant Very]
My father was something of a rainbow-chaser. Dad
[ Father Something]
I adored my birth father and constantly worried that I was being disloyal to him and his schoolteacher roots if I spent too much time performing and enjoying it.
[ Adored Being Birth Constantly Disloyal Enjoying Father Him His Much Performing Roots Schoolteacher Spent Time Too Worried]
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.
[ Baby Being Cause Change Clock Coming Faster Father Get Here Just Know Living Makes Off Out Reason Want Well Work]
Most of my father's life consisted of traveling to almost every part of Europe.
[ Almost Consisted Europe Every Father Life Most Part Traveling]
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.
[ Artist Become Diversify Father Grow More Think True Which]
For David Parker and Daniel Parker, with the respect and admiration of their father, who grew up with them.
[ Admiration Daniel David Father Grew Parker Respect Their Them Up]
Though my father was Norwegian, he always wrote his diaries in perfect English.
[ Always Diaries English Father His Norwegian Perfect Though Wrote]
Doubt is the father of invention.
[ Doubt Father Invention]
My father passed away a couple of years ago, but he was very old. He was almost a 100 years old. And, you know, he had a very good life. He came to America and he had a good life.
[ Ago Almost America Away Came Couple Father Good Had Know Life Old Passed Very Years]
My parents had this relationship that was really terrifying. I mean, the level of hatred that they had, and the level of physical abuse - my mother would beat up my father, basically - and I think I was drawn to images on television that were bright and reflective.
[ Abuse Basically Beat Bright Drawn Father Had Hatred Images Level Mean Mother Parents Physical Really Reflective Relationship Television Terrifying Think Up Were Would]
God afflicts with the mind of a father, and kills for no other purpose but that he may raise again.
[ Afflicts Again Father God Kills May Mind Other Purpose Raise]
I would say my greatest achievement in life right now - my greatest achievement period is - and I'm still trying to achieve it - is to be a wonderful father to my kids.
[ Achieve Achievement Father Greatest Kids Life Now Period Right Say Still Trying Wonderful Would]
Reaper of enemies; strong of grip; One kind with his fathers.
[ Enemies Fathers Grip His Kind Reaper Strong]
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.
[ Actor Amount Anyone Basically Father First Found Got Half Job Left Money Move Professional Stupid Think Waiter Would]
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.
[ Anybody Either Fathers Founding Hair Hey Long Look Models Our Powdered Role See Them Today Trying Wigs Wore]
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.
[ Arrested Father Five Him Including Somebody Thaw Turn Until Us Village Wait Were Winter]
There will always be a father.
[ Always Father Will]
My father used to say, 'Let them see you and not the suit. That should be secondary.'
[ Father Say Secondary See Should Suit Them Used]
My father was so much more than an accomplished businessman.
[ Accomplished Businessman Father More Much Than]
When it comes to my own turn to lay my weapons down, I shall do so with thankfulness and fatigue, and whatever be my destiny afterward, I shall be glad to lie down with my fathers in honor. It is human at least, if not divine.
[ Afterward Comes Destiny Divine Down Fathers Fatigue Glad Honor Human Lay Least Lie Own Shall Thankfulness Turn Weapons Whatever]
My mother told me I was begging her to be an actor when I was four. My father and my grandfather saw at least one or two movies a week; they were film buffs, so I guess it just rubbed off on me. And now it's kind of become a way of life for me.
[ Actor Become Begging Father Film Four Grandfather Guess Her Just Kind Least Life Mother Movies Now Off Rubbed Saw Told Two Way Week Were]
For the freedoms our founding fathers not only dreamed about, but made into reality. It is that same pursuit of freedom today that is helping to make our world a safer place.
[ Dreamed Fathers Founding Freedom Freedoms Helping Into Made Make Only Our Place Pursuit Reality Safer Same Today World]
My father was a schoolteacher and my mother came from a teacher's family.
[ Came Family Father Mother Schoolteacher Teacher]
Every girl should use what Mother Nature gave her before Father Time takes it away.
[ Away Before Every Father Gave Girl Her Mother Nature Should Takes Time Use]
My father followed, during most of his life, the precarious occupation of a country school teacher.
[ Country During Father Followed His Life Most Occupation Precarious School Teacher]
I studied Japanese language and culture in college and graduate school, and afterward went to work in Tokyo, where I met a young man whose father was a famous businessman and whose mother was a geisha.
[ Afterward Businessman College Culture Famous Father Geisha Graduate Japanese Language Man Met Mother School Studied Tokyo Went Where Whose Work Young]
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.
[ Acceptable Because Father How Inequality Inherent Kids Know Men More Much Want Work]
The relative property of the Son is to be begotten, that is, so to proceed from the Father as to be a participant of the same essence and perfectly carry on the Father's nature.
[ Carry Essence Father Nature Participant Perfectly Proceed Property Relative Same Son]
Would not the child's heart break in despair when the first cold storm of the world sweeps over it, if the warm sunlight of love from the eyes of mother and father did not shine upon him like the soft reflection of divine light and love?
[ Break Child Cold Despair Did Divine Eyes Father First Heart Him Light Love Mother Over Reflection Shine Soft Storm Sunlight Sweeps Upon Warm World Would]
I have never been a material girl. My father always told me never to love anything that cannot love you back. Dad
[ Always Anything Back Been Cannot Father Girl Love Material Never Told]
I learned from the example of my father that the manner in which one endures what must be endured is more important than the thing that must be endured.
[ Endured Endures Example Father Important Learned Manner More Must Than Thing Which]
Along the beach I never collected shells from my father's shore.
[ Along Beach Collected Father Never Shells Shore]
My father is a man of impeccable character who has worked tirelessly for the United Nations for many years. His integrity is beyond reproach.
[ Beyond Character Father His Impeccable Integrity Man Many Nations Reproach Tirelessly United Worked Years]
My father's generation gave to my generation a land of wealth and purpose and world economic dominance.
[ Dominance Economic Father Gave Generation Land Purpose Wealth World]
And my father, being a good Swiss puritan, always really insisted that if I was going to be an actor, I shouldn't just be an actor, I should know about the whole process.
[ Actor Always Being Father Going Good Insisted Just Know Process Puritan Really Should Swiss Whole]
My father was very much a handy person round the house, and I learnt a lot of carpentry from him.
[ Carpentry Father Handy Him House Learnt Lot Much Person Round Very]
My father has a general rule. He says if I haven't done it in real life I shouldn't do it on-screen.
[ Done Father General Haven Life On-Screen Real Rule Says]
Grandfather, Great Spirit, once more behold me on earth and lean to hear my feeble voice.
[ Behold Earth Feeble Grandfather Great Hear Lean More Once Spirit Voice]
To gather with God's people in united adoration of the Father is as necessary to the Christian life as prayer.
[ Adoration Christian Father Gather God Life Necessary Prayer United]
These roads do not serve transportation alone, they also bind our Fatherland.
[ Alone Also Bind Fatherland Our Roads Serve These Transportation]
Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents. Dad
[ Accidents Biological Fathers Necessities Social]
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!
[ Aware Father Had Money Mother Quite Really Thought While Working]
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.
[ Acknowledge Because Credit Does Donate Father Give Him Just Make Never Sperm 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.
[ Able Afraid Am Because Being Decent Dump Father How Much Selfishness Surprised]
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.
[ Bad Because Big Book Certain Doing Evil Godfather Got Guy Knows Mind Most Picture Really Running Sense Show Smart]
My mother and my father were teachers. My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers. This is something I really know about. Even when I was a kid, it was a profession my father couldn't stay in, because he couldn't make enough money.
[ Because Enough Even Father Grandfather Grandmother Kid Know Make Money Mother Profession Really Something Stay Teachers Were]
I lost my mother when I was very young, and my father when I was in college.
[ College Father Lost Mother Very Young]
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.
[ Acting Basis Bush Chinese Discovered Everybody Father France Given Important Later Leaders Mandate Many Minister Mistake Most President Prime World Wrong Years]
I come from a really big family, my father was a businessman and what he always instilled in us was to be your own boss. My father built up his business, and he was by no means a rich man, but he figured out how to work four-and-a-half days a week.
[ Always Big Boss Built Business Businessman Come Days Family Father Figured His How Instilled Man Means Out Own Really Rich Up Us Week Work Your]
I think I've always been somebody, since the deaths of my father and brother, who was afraid to hope. So, I was more prepared for failure and for rejection than for success.
[ Afraid Always Been Brother Deaths Failure Father Hope More Prepared Rejection Since Somebody Success Than Think]
No, I never thought about my father's money as my money. Dad
[ Father Money Never Thought]
My father said, If you want to do acting, you have to be successful, which is a silly thing to say.
[ Acting Father Said Say Silly Successful Thing Want Which]
No, well, my father's definitely not Christopher Walken.
[ Christopher Definitely Father Walken Well]
My father was totally Irish, and so I went to Ireland once. I found it to be very much like New York, for it was a beautiful country, and both the women and men were good-looking.
[ Beautiful Both Country Father Found Good-Looking Ireland Irish Men Much New Once Totally Very Went Were Women York]
I decided in my life that I would do nothing that did not reflect positively on my father's life. Dad
[ Decided Did Father Life Nothing Positively Reflect Would]
My father, who had lost a brother, fighting on the Austrian side in World War I, was a committed pacifist.
[ Austrian Brother Committed Father Fighting Had Lost Pacifist Side War World]
Not every father gets a chance to start his son off in his own footsteps.
[ Chance Every Father Footsteps Gets His Off Own Son Start]
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.
[ Believe Black Colors Everybody Father Generation Having Hits Home Mother Movies Poor Races Rejection Relate Rich Suburban Talk Think Time White]
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own.
[ Birth Certain Children Devoted Fathers Giving More Mothers Own Reason Suffer Than Their Them Why]
A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again. Dad
[ Again Always Baby Back Father Her His Into Little Making She Turns Woman]
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.
[ Along America Country Father Feeling Gradually Grieving Had His Illness Most Over Started Support System Taken Us Years]
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.
[ Always Arisen Basically Conditions Confusing Encouraged Expression Fatherland Happened Itself Kind Modes Prevail Social Such Support Which]
I am an expert of electricity. My father occupied the chair of applied electricity at the state prison.
[ Am Applied Chair Electricity Expert Father Occupied Prison State]
When I was young my Father used to tell me that the two most worthwhile pursuits in life were the pursuit of truth and of beauty and I believe that Alfred Nobel must have felt much the same when he gave these prizes for literature and the sciences.
[ Alfred Beauty Believe Father Felt Gave Life Literature Most Much Must Nobel Prizes Pursuit Pursuits Same Sciences Tell These Truth Two Used Were Worthwhile Young]
I am a person whose father had no religion but who went to the nuns for a couple of years. And I think I'm the same: On one hand, I pray; on the other hand, I don't believe. I am constantly between the two.
[ Am Believe Between Constantly Couple Father Had Hand Nuns Other Person Pray Religion Same Think Two Went Whose Years]
My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
[ Always Die Father Five Friends Got Great Had Life Real Say Then Used]
My father wants me to be like my brother, but I can't be. Dad
[ Brother Father Wants]
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.
[ After Also Beginnings Came Eight Father Half Judge Other Our Preceded Studied Studies Three Till Time Town Turned Tutors Under Well Were Whom]
Because my father was a psychiatric nurse, I know my way around the system.
[ Around Because Father Know Nurse Psychiatric System Way]
Something new has happened: For the first time in German history our fatherland is guided by a plan that considers only the needs of the people, and aims at building prosperity and reconstructing of our fatherland.
[ Aims Building Considers Fatherland First German Guided Happened History Needs New Only Our Plan Prosperity Reconstructing Something Time]
My father had all kinds of instruments in the house that he would hide from my mother. He bought them through mail order!
[ Bought Father Had Hide House Instruments Kinds Mail Mother Order Them Through Would]
Must! Is must a word to be addressed to princes? Little man, little man! Thy father, if he had been alive, durst not have used that word.
[ Addressed Alive Been Father Had Little Man Must Princes Thy Used Word]
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.
[ Across Best Country Driving Economy Flying Grandchildren Grandfather Grandmother Grow Help Legislative Level Montana Need Our Session Stay Their Town Visit Work]
My father dealt in stocks and shares and my mother also had a lot of time on her hands.
[ Also Dealt Father Had Hands Her Lot Mother Shares Stocks Time]
My father bought me a little cardboard accordion, and when I was three I got this little machine.
[ Accordion Bought Cardboard Father Got Little Machine Three]
My grandfather, on my father's side, helped to draft one of the first constitutions of China. He was a fairly well-known scholar.
[ China Constitutions Draft Fairly Father First Grandfather Helped Scholar Side Well-Known]
Ladies and gentlemen, my mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you!
[ Father Gentlemen Ladies Mother Sister Thank Thanks]
I get whatever placidity I have from my father. But my mother taught me how to take it on the chin. Parenting
[ Chin Father Get How Mother Take Taught Whatever]
This is a moment that I deeply wish my parents could have lived to share. My father would have enjoyed what you have so generously said of me-and my mother would have believed it.
[ Believed Could Deeply Enjoyed Father Generously Lived Moment Mother Parents Said Share Wish Would]
My father had a varied ear, from Hank Williams to Ravel.
[ Ear Father Had Hank Ravel Varied Williams]
When he was twenty-three or twenty-four my father began to learn German and read philosophy in his spare hours, which did not look as though he were destined to remain long on board ship!
[ Began Board Destined Did Father German His Hours Learn Long Look Philosophy Read Remain Ship Spare Though Twenty-Four Were Which]
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.
[ Audiences Country Father Felt Found Great His Learned Out Reaction Sang Songs Them Then Through Tremendous Way Went Were]
I was a Scout years ago, before the movement started, when my father took me fishing, camping and hunting. Then I was sorry that more girls could not have what I had. When I learned of the movement, I thought, here is what I always wanted other girls to have.
[ Ago Always Before Camping Could Father Fishing Girls Had Here Hunting Learned More Movement Other Scout Sorry Started Then Thought Took Wanted Years]
Both my mother and father were very supportive of any career move any of us wanted to make. Parenting
[ Any Both Career Father Make Mother Move Supportive Us Very Wanted Were]
My grandfather gave me my first guitar, an old acoustic with palm trees and dancing girls painted on it.
[ Acoustic Dancing First Gave Girls Grandfather Guitar Old Painted Palm Trees]
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.
[ Am Chain Continuous Ever Expected Founder Grandfather Had His Kingdom Legacy Life Link Mindful Nation New Our Perceived Said Same Served Strong Those]
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.
[ Back Been Books Came Chance Course Cover Drawing Especially Father France Gave Had Now Published Time]
I couldn't see my father's films because they were restricted and we didn't have videos or DVDs back then.
[ Back Because Dvds Father Films Restricted See Then Videos Were]
The modern minds in each generation are the critics who preserve us from a petrifying world, who will not leave us to walk undisturbed in the ways of our fathers.
[ Critics Each Fathers Generation Leave Minds Modern Our Preserve Undisturbed Us Walk Ways Will World]
Our fathers valued change for the sake of its results; we value it in the act.
[ Act Change Fathers Our Results Sake Value Valued]
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.
[ Always Aside Been Better Buy Constructed Could Ever Farmer Father Lay Life Old Plough Progressive Ready Replace Through Work]
When I was four or five, my father had a general store in Winchester and I don't think the farmers could ever leave on Saturday afternoon until I had been placed up on the counter to sing.
[ Afternoon Been Could Counter Ever Farmers Father Five Four General Had Leave Placed Saturday Sing Store Think Until Up Winchester]
His father watched him across the gulf of years and pathos which always must divide a father from his son.
[ Across Always Divide Father Gulf Him His Must Pathos Son Watched Which Years]
When you grow up around it, I just watched my father work really hard. He wasn't around as much as I would have liked. And when I grew up, I understood why.
[ Around Father Grew Grow Hard Just Liked Much Really Understood Up Watched Why Work Would]
My other brother, the Lord Lucas, who was heir to my father's estate, and as it were the father to take care of us all, is not less valiant than they were, although his skill in the discipline of war was not so much, not being bred therein.
[ Although Being Bred Brother Care Discipline Estate Father Heir His Less Lord Lucas Much Other Skill Take Than Therein Us Valiant War Were]
There are now grandmothers and grandfathers coming to see us because they are of that age, they grew up in the '50s and '60s and they bring their sons and their daughters to hear the songs they heard when they were young.
[ Age Because Bring Coming Daughters Grandfathers Grandmothers Grew Hear Heard Now See Songs Sons Their Up Us Were Young]
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.
[ 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 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.
[ Carnage First Forget Grandfather History Human Massacres Remember Stories Tend Told Vividly War Which World Worst]
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. Travel
[ Australia China Earth Ever Every Game Grandfather Mom Parents Played Probably Side Soccer Travel Went Would]
Before she married my father, my mother was a film reviewer for The Akron Beacon Journal - a small newspaper.
[ Beacon Before Father Film Journal Married Mother Newspaper Reviewer She Small]
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.
[ Ancestors Baked Born Bread Crossed Delaware Father George Mother Mr Own Quaker Slave State Time Troops Walter Washington Your]
More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning, compassion, love of others, honesty, and discipline applied with understanding.
[ Applied Compassion Discipline Example Father Honesty Logical Love More Others Reasoning Taught Than Understanding Word]
I learned a lot in those first years in Miami, while struggling just for survival, by observing my father's fortitude.
[ Father First Fortitude Just Learned Lot Miami Observing Struggling Survival Those While Years]
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.
[ Called Campaign Care Enemies Experience Father Friends Good Help Him Lord May Often Politics Save Someone Take Trying Up Very]
I had the luck that my parents educated me in three languages. With my mother I spoke Dutch, with my father Italian, and in the school I learned German. But my host language is Italian.
[ Dutch Educated Father German Had Host Italian Language Languages Learned Luck Mother Parents School Spoke Three]
My father was afraid of his father, I was afraid of my father, and I don't see why my children shouldn't be afraid of me.
[ Afraid Children Father His See Why]
I think some of the pressure comes from the expectations of other people. Like if your father played baseball, they expect you to be the big lifesaver or something when you play a sport.
[ Baseball Big Comes Expect Expectations Father Other Play Played Pressure Some Something Sport Think Your]
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.
[ Asked Became Creek Death Fast Father Found Friends His Knew Manner Miles Questions Remembered Rode Salt Sherman Tragic Twelve Valley Way Well]
As fathers commonly go, it is seldom a misfortune to be fatherless; and considering the general run of sons, as seldom a misfortune to be childless.
[ Childless Commonly Considering Fatherless Fathers General Go Misfortune Run Seldom Sons]
Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies.
[ Devil Father Lies Master Pride Sin]
Because of my father, we are that Shining City on a Hill. Dad
[ Because City Father Hill Shining]
As we moved along in a little procession, I was delighted with the illumination of the streets. So many lamps, and they burned until morning, my father said, and so people did not need to carry lanterns.
[ Along Burned Carry Delighted Did Father Illumination Lamps Little Many Morning Moved Need Procession Said Streets Until]
Victory has a hundred fathers but defeat is an orphan.
[ Defeat Fathers Hundred Orphan Victory]
I just wish I could understand my father. Dad
[ Could Father Just Understand Wish]
We are all so close. We are godfather to each others' kids. I was the best man at Jesus' wedding.
[ Best Close Each Godfather Jesus Kids Man Others Wedding]
My father used to say superior people never make long visits.
[ Father Long Make Never Say Superior Used Visits]
My mother and father, Joe and Theresa Montana brought me along and taught me to never quit, and to strive to be the best.
[ Along Best Brought Father Joe Montana Mother Never Quit Strive Taught Theresa]
You know, my parents have always been incredibly supportive. I'm an only child, so we're very close. There's just the three of us. They're exceptional parents but also great friends. My father was able to take his hobby, photography, and turn it into a beautiful career. So when they saw how much I loved acting, they were 100 percent behind me.
[ Able Acting Also Always Beautiful Been Behind Career Child Close Exceptional Father Friends Great His Hobby How Incredibly Into Just Know Loved Much Only Parents Percent Photography Saw Supportive Take Three Turn Us Very ]
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.
[ Always Called Closer Even Father Hero Him Lewis Really Related Than Uncle]
Humor is always based on a modicum of truth. Have you ever heard a joke about a father-in-law? Dad
[ Always Based Ever Father-In-Law Heard Humor Joke Modicum Truth]
I have loved my German people and my fatherland with a warm heart.
[ Fatherland German Heart Loved Warm]
Like Godfather, you look at a movie like that, or something that James Gray has directed, a film with minimal or pin lighting as opposed to everything being lit bright and flat, where everything is evident.
[ Being Bright Directed Everything Evident Film Flat Godfather Gray James Lighting Lit Look Minimal Movie Opposed Pin Something Where]
My father was a diplomatic officer. As a diplomat's daughter, you have to learn to present yourself very early on.
[ Daughter Diplomat Diplomatic Early Father Learn Officer Present Very Yourself]
It now costs more to amuse a child than it once did to educate his father.
[ Amuse Child Costs Did Educate Father His More Now Once Than]
When did it become a problem to be a small businessman and become successful? The small businessman - like my father, or like me? Business
[ Become Businessman Did Father Problem Small Successful]
People voted with their hearts as they were remembering the father.
[ Father Hearts Remembering Their Voted Were]
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.
[ Chance Father Felt Find His Ideas Liberal Life Looked Teachings Too Traditional Way World]
Oh, Mr Coward, sir - I could never have an affair with you, because you remind me of my father!
[ Affair Because Could Coward Father Mr Never Oh Remind Sir]
I met Leo Fender, who is the guru of all amplifiers, and he gave me a Stratocaster. He became a second father to me.
[ Amplifiers Became Father Fender Gave Guru Leo Met Second]
I don't know whether there is anyone else at all who remembers my noble father with such sadness.
[ Anyone Else Father Know Noble Remembers Sadness Such Whether]
My mother would read aloud to my father and me in the evening. She read mainly travel books.
[ Aloud Books Evening Father Mainly Mother Read She Travel Would]
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.
[ Adviser Because College Condoleezza Delivering Father Her Johnson National Rice Right Security She Smith Speech Town]
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.
[ Back Came Donna Event Father Group Had Handle Her Here Lives Mill Mother Organizing Same Several She Strokes Then Thing Through Valley Went]
An angry father is most cruel towards himself. Dad
[ Angry Cruel Father Himself Most Towards]
There is a crying need today to have this truth heralded throughout the land that youth especially may appreciate and hold the freedom of the individual as sacred as did our revolutionary fathers.
[ Appreciate Crying Did Especially Fathers Freedom Heralded Hold Individual Land May Need Our Revolutionary Sacred Throughout Today Truth Youth]
My father's parents were Irish. Only a year before my father died, he and I went back to Ireland for a week to look at the old homestead.
[ Back Before Died Father Homestead Ireland Irish Look Old Only Parents Week Went Were Year]
My grandfather was in a barbershop quartet and my grandmother was in a gospel quartet with her sisters.
[ Gospel Grandfather Grandmother Her Quartet Sisters]
I stopped loving my father a long time ago. What remained was the slavery to a pattern. Dad
[ Ago Father Long Loving Pattern Remained Slavery Stopped Time]
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.
[ Answer City Family Father Films Growing Lot Myself New Obvious Only Raised Scorsese Think Up Watch Would York]
Just as the child is father to the man, so the impressions of one's youth remain the most vivid in manhood.
[ Child Father Impressions Just Man Manhood Most Remain Vivid Youth]
That room was not available, and the only other room had been booked for a Jewish bar mitzvah. I called the father and told him I needed the room and I would pay him to move the bar mitzvah to an adjoining room which was smaller.
[ Adjoining Available Bar Been Booked Called Father Had Him Jewish Mitzvah Move Needed Only Other Pay Room Smaller Told Which Would]
This enraged the other Nazi so much that the next morning he came to our house and he shot my father.
[ Came Enraged Father House Morning Much Next Other Our Shot]
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.
[ Aircraft Come Did Father Hard Home Industry Infrequently Leave More Mother Which Worked Would]
The English was really my mother, it was never me. Being the daughter of my father, I always felt very French.
[ Always Being Daughter English Father Felt French Mother Never Really Very]
I wish either my father or my mother, or indeed both of them, as they were in duty both equally bound to it, had minded what they were about when they begot me.
[ Both Bound Duty Either Equally Father Had Indeed Minded Mother Them Were Wish]
Struggle is the father of all things. It is not by the principles of humanity that man lives or is able to preserve himself above the animal world, but solely by means of the most brutal struggle.
[ Able Above Animal Brutal Father Himself Humanity Lives Man Means Most Preserve Principles Solely Struggle Things World]
Employee fathers need to step up to the plate and put their family needs on the table. Dad
[ Employee Family Fathers Need Needs Plate Put Step Table Their Up]
My mother's studies stopped with the third year of primary school, my father with the first. They taught me a deep sense of duty. But nobody was involved in politics in my family.
[ Deep Duty Family Father First Involved Mother Nobody Politics Primary School Sense Stopped Studies Taught Third Year]
I have good genes. My father is Danish and my mother is Irish and Native American. They both have good skin.
[ American Both Danish Father Genes Good Irish Mother Native Skin]
I'm from Chicago. My grandfather was a policeman, and my aunts are married to policemen.
[ Aunts Chicago Grandfather Married Policeman Policemen]
Upon the death of my father, our family and myself were emotionally and financially exhausted.
[ Death Emotionally Exhausted Family Father Financially Myself Our Upon Were]
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.
[ Doubt Exactly Father Guessing Heart Know Life Part Question Really Second Where Your]
I would not be gotten into a schoolhouse until I was eight years old. Nor did I accomplish much after I started. I doubt if I had gone to school six months in all when my father died. I was fourteen at the time.
[ Accomplish After Did Died Doubt Eight Father Fourteen Gone Gotten Had Into Months Much Nor Old School Six Started Time Until Would Years]
It's a very, very fascinating story for me, cause it's about a man who's been doing bad; bad things. And he's a father of four children in parochial school, he's a lieutenant of detectives, but he's in conflict with himself and with trying to do what's right.
[ Bad Been Cause Children Conflict Detectives Doing Fascinating Father Four Himself Lieutenant Man Parochial Right School Story Things Trying Very]
My whole life was service to people and the Fatherland.
[ Fatherland Life Service Whole]
I'm a father myself for the first time in my life, and I had very very loving parents.
[ Father First Had Life Loving Myself Parents Time Very]
Thousands of present day students, like many of our Founding Fathers, are being taught at home.
[ Being Day Fathers Founding Home Many Our Present Students Taught Thousands]
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. Family
[ Add Birth Comes Daughter Death Did Down Everything Father Husband Just Life Meeting Moments Much Previous Seem Three Up Very]
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.
[ Although Arrived Assist Become Did Every Father Fernando Flesh His Ill Much Now Power Reduced Sick Thing Well]
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.
[ Album Almost Born Called Day Dream Every Father First Heard His Jazz Listening Monk Pianist Thelonious Time]
My father was often angry when I was most like him.
[ Angry Father Him Most Often]
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.
[ Any Eldest Father Favorite Him Pieces Shoot Sons Tear Tells Their Tries Warns Will]
The sentimentality of baseball is very deeply rooted in the American baseball fan. It is the one sport that is transmitted from fathers to sons.
[ American Baseball Deeply Fan Fathers Rooted Sentimentality Sons Sport Transmitted Very]
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.
[ Actually Age Become Better Changed Course Decided Doctor Fact Gone Grandfathers Having Late Minister Out Serve Very Would]
Any father whose son raises his hand against him is guilty of having produced a son who raised his hand against him.
[ Against Any Father Guilty Hand Having Him His Produced Raised Raises Son Whose]
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. Parenting
[ Am Because Childhood Farmer Father Full Gladness Good Grateful Humanity Mother Very]
I have a lot of memories, but I don't go into capitalizing on that. Something's got to be my own. I'm not doing the record to sit here and broadcast my memories of my father.
[ Broadcast Doing Father Go Got Here Into Lot Memories Own Record Sit Something]
I think Captain Cousteau might be the father of the environmental movement. Environmental
[ Captain Environmental Father Might Movement Think]
I once had a lot of hatred, mainly toward my father, an alcoholic.
[ Alcoholic Father Had Hatred Lot Mainly Once Toward]
It is a pity that instead of the Pilgrim Fathers landing on Plymouth Rock, Plymouth Rock had not landed on the Pilgrim Fathers.
[ Fathers Had Instead Landed Landing Pilgrim Pity Plymouth Rock]
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.
[ Character Early Father Gonna Got Guy His Life Point Raising Really Single Son Think]
My mother was passionate. She was stubborn, the dominant one in the family. She dominated my father.
[ Dominant Dominated Family Father Mother Passionate She Stubborn]
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.
[ Employees Employer Father Government Know Legacy Public Right These Up View]
My grandfather taught me generosity. He sold snow cones in Harlem. I went with him at 5 and he let me hand out the change and snow cones. I learned a lot in the couple of years that we did that.
[ Change Couple Did Generosity Grandfather Hand Harlem Him Learned Lot Out Snow Sold Taught Went Years]
I'm a father; that's what matters most. Nothing matters more. Dad
[ Father Matters More Most Nothing]
But it is obvious that our fathers, whose efforts have planted these great and prosperous cities along the once lonely trails of our own broad land, received all the fundamentals of civilization as a heritage from their European ancestors.
[ Along Ancestors Broad Cities Civilization Efforts European Fathers Fundamentals Great Heritage Land Lonely Obvious Once Our Own Planted Prosperous Received Their These Trails Whose]
My 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.
[ Amount Beyond Created Death Delivery Devastated Difficult Father Frightening Move Pain Practically Recovery Sadness Stress Tremendous]
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.
[ Because Born Child Concerned First Good Grandfather Happy Him How Letter Many Telling Very Visions Were Which Wrote]
I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to my wife. Dad
[ Always Decisions Father Fun Good Hard Went Wife]
No adult in my family would ever tell me anything about who my father was. I knew from an older cousin - only four years older than I am - everything, or what little I could discover about him.
[ Adult Am Anything Could Cousin Discover Ever Everything Family Father Four Him Knew Little Older Only Tell Than Would Years]
My mom was a ventriloquist and she always was throwing her voice. For ten years I thought the dog was telling me to kill my father.
[ Always Dog Father Her Kill Mom She Telling Ten Thought Throwing Ventriloquist Voice Years]
My father, who had previously been a civil engineer, died in the great influenza epidemic of 1918.
[ Been Civil Died Engineer Epidemic Father Great Had Influenza Previously]
My father's father came from Russia; my mother came from Romania.
[ Came Father Mother Romania Russia]
And I came away from that experience, and it was a very difficult experience - I came to understand that you have to practice at being a good father and practice at being a good husband, just as you have to practice at being a good journalist.
[ Away Being Came Difficult Experience Father Good Husband Journalist Just Practice Understand Very]
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. Family
[ Beautiful Become Corruption Country Difference Father Feel Free Key Make Members Minds Mother Nation Societal Strongly Teacher Three]
My brother Jim and I saw our father go into the jails and pray with the inmates Sunday after Sunday. He prayed with both blacks and whites. If we ever repeated any slurs we heard on the playground, he'd tell us very softly, "I don't want to hear those words."
[ After Any Blacks Both Brother Ever Father Go Hear Heard Inmates Into Jails Jim Our Playground Pray Prayed Repeated Saw Slurs Softly Sunday Tell Those Us Very Want Whites Words]
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. Religion
[ Before Grandfather Had Hidden Him His Humble Jesus Known Soul Stood Within Would]
The all-seeing eye of God beheld our deplorable state; infinite pity touched the heart of the Father of mercies; and infinite wisdom laid the plan of our recovery.
[ Beheld Deplorable Eye Father God Heart Infinite Laid Mercies Our Pity Plan Recovery State Touched Wisdom]
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.
[ Any Been Bravest Ever Father Guns Had Hated Lived Man Never These Thought Times Wars]
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.
[ Care Deal Does Father Great Him His Left Little Live More Owes Taught Than Upon Wisdom]
I was born in Norway, and when I was little I went to live in Detroit, Michigan. My father was a professor of philosophy at Wayne University, and my mother was also a teacher.
[ Also Born Detroit Father Little Live Michigan Mother Norway Philosophy Professor Teacher University Wayne Went]
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.
[ Afford Because Cannot Compelling Deep Fathers Feminists Hands Hold Leave Many Religion Such]
I came from Nebraska, a very middle class family with a progressive father.
[ Came Class Family Father Middle Nebraska Progressive Very]
God wants to father all of us until we're dead sure of his approval, his guiding power and his promise of heaven.
[ Approval Dead Father God Guiding Heaven His Power Promise Sure Until Us Wants]
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.
[ Again Age Aware Because Career Deadline Else Enormous Even Godfather Greatest Having Ironic Moment Probably Somewhere Success Such Under]
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.
[ Always Dog Father Her Kill Mom She Telling Ten Thought Throwing Ventriloquist Voice Years]
My father's record collection was full of New Orleans music of all kinds. I used to listen to the radio in New York, and all there was on it at the time was Madonna and Michael Jackson, so it sort of passed me by.
[ Collection Father Full Jackson Kinds Listen Madonna Michael Music New Orleans Passed Radio Record Sort Time Used York]
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.
[ America Any Blood Boys Brother Citizen Come Father Good Higher Honest Inspiration Knowledge Man Son Tell Than]
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?
[ Better Bringing Care Case Children Fathers Generally How Mother Much Protecting Right Separation She Should Taken Than Them Toward Up Why]
The path I am trying so hard to follow is in fact the one that God my Father and His Son Jesus Christ want me to pursue. It has brought me deep happiness.
[ Am Brought Christ Deep Fact Father Follow God Happiness Hard His Jesus Path Pursue Son Trying Want]
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.
[ Doing Employed Family Father Fully Had Home Life Made Mother Other Part Series Special Star Sure Thing Tv Very Were While]
As the youngest, I wanted to be my father's son and perpetuate the family name.
[ Family Father Name Perpetuate Son Wanted Youngest]
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.
[ Among Ancestors Chapter Chosen Father First Hills Him Known Middle Name Our Selected Seventh Solitary Told Verse Walk]
My father was a soccer player. All my friends played basketball though, so I stuck with basketball.
[ Basketball Father Friends Played Player Soccer Stuck Though]
Afflictions are but as a dark entry into our Father's house.
[ Afflictions Dark Entry Father House Into Our]
I was myself brought up with my brother, whose name was Matthias, for he was my own brother, by both father and mother; and I made mighty proficiency in the improvements of my learning, and appeared to have both a great memory and understanding.
[ Appeared Both Brother Brought Father Great Improvements Learning Made Memory Mighty Mother Myself Name Own Proficiency Understanding Up Whose]
One of my earliest memories is of my father carrying me in one arm with a picket sign in the other. Dad
[ Arm Carrying Earliest Father Memories Other Picket Sign]
All women who kill or have sexual obsessions or who are prostitutes have trouble with their fathers.
[ Fathers Kill Obsessions Sexual Their Trouble Women]
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.
[ Because Constitutional Crafted Democracy Failures Fathers First Form Founding Government Had History Our Representation Republic Shaping Time Were World Would]
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
[ Among Considered Equivalent Father Mountains Walk]
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.
[ Came Did Doors Down Father Go Handkerchiefs Into Iron Kitchen Know Maggie Office Out Post Said Some Sprinkled Then Wash Went Whether Windows Would]
The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home are not heard by the world, but, as in whispering galleries, they are clearly heard at the end, and by posterity.
[ Children Clearly End Father Galleries Heard His Home Posterity Privacy Speaks Whispering Words World]
Therefore, I do not wish to consider any proposition to cede any portion of our tribal holdings to the Great Father.
[ Any Consider Father Great Holdings Our Portion Proposition Therefore Tribal Wish]
My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer. Dad
[ Always Been Comforted Episcopalian Father Minister Power Prayer]
My role model was my grandfather. He instilled in me the feeling that no matter how successful you are you have a responsibility to help others.
[ Feeling Grandfather Help How Instilled Matter Model Others Responsibility Role Successful]
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.
[ Conclusions Conservative Constitution Country Draw Fathers Fiscally Founding Great Look Made Might Our Socially Their Things Those Truly Were Writings]
Being a father, being a friend, those are the things that make me feel successful. Dad
[ Being Father Feel Friend Make Successful Things Those]
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.
[ Become Boy Cadet Consulted Corps Eager Eleven Entered Father Little Particularly Were Wished Wishes]
My father got me involved in the game when I was four years old.
[ Father Four Game Got Involved Old 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.
[ Believe Child Entitled Equal Every Father Men Mother Right Rights Same Say Women]
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.
[ African American Classical Contract Father First Grew Home Jazz Metropolitan Music Opera Seriously Sign Though Time Up]
But I like to be thought of as a good father and a good husband.
[ Father Good Husband Thought]
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.
[ Back Been Begging Brother Father Four Hundreds Letters Literally Love Made Million Months Mother Next Over Overwhelmed Picture Production Shallow Sister Swing Them Trash]
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.
[ Adult Dad Father Fear Had Kid Look Man Realize Scary Things Too Your]
My current companion, Gerard de Battista, is the father of my two sons.
[ Companion Current De Father Sons Two]
He never admitted anything, even on his deathbed. He was a deluded liar. If it weren't for my father, I don't think I would be so open. So that's a huge blessing.
[ Admitted Anything Blessing Deathbed Deluded Even Father His Huge Liar Never Open Think Weren Would]
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.
[ Am Among Arm Believe Carried Earliest Father Garden Group Grown-Ups House Memory Mother Orchard Seems Slowly Small Them Toward Walking]
My father would take me to the playground, and put me on mood swings. Funny
[ Father Mood Playground Put Swings Take Would]
He followed in his father's footsteps, but his gait was somewhat erratic.
[ Erratic Father Followed Footsteps Gait His Somewhat]
If I could embed a locator chip in my child right now, I know I would do that. Some people call that Big Brother; I call it being a father.
[ Being Big Brother Call Child Chip Could Father Know Now Right Some Would]
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.
[ Any Choice Father Freedom Had Life Longer Over Rest Would]
My father had retained an emotional affection for the ceremonial of his parental home, without allowing it to influence his intellectual freedom.
[ Affection Allowing Ceremonial Emotional Father Freedom Had His Home Influence Intellectual Parental Retained Without]
You know my father as governor, as president, but I knew him as dad. I was so proud to have the Reagan name and to be Ronald Reagan's son.
[ Dad Father Governor Him Knew Know Name President Proud Reagan Ronald Son]
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.
[ 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]
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting.
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
What made me want to go into doing comics was I was working as a laborer with my father, a gardener.
[ Comics Doing Father Gardener Go Into Laborer Made Want Working]
A state always calls itself fatherland when it is ready for murder.
[ Always Calls Fatherland Itself Murder Ready State]
The worst misfortune that can happen to an ordinary man is to have an extraordinary father.
[ Extraordinary Father Happen Man Misfortune Ordinary Worst]
The North African mule talks always of his mother's brother, the horse, but never of his father, the donkey, in favor of others supposedly more reputable.
[ African Always Brother Donkey Father Favor His Horse More Mother Mule Never North Others Reputable Supposedly Talks]
My father was a professor of civil engineering at MIT, and my mother taught high school English.
[ Civil Engineering English Father High Mit Mother Professor School Taught]
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.
[ Although Army Bit Career Drawn Father Growing Military More Navy Quite Thought Towards Traveled Up Well Would]
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
[ Defeat Fathers Orphan Thousand Victory]
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.
[ Become Big Business Businessman Came Father Future Later Lawyer Said Stanford Thought University]
My father was a stone mason, and a talented amateur pianist and vocalist.
[ Amateur Father Mason Pianist Stone Talented Vocalist]
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.
[ Agreed Art Certainly Godfather Great Kind Less Piece Profanity Respect Sopranos Than Totally]
I wanted to grow up to be just like my father.
[ Father Grow Just Up Wanted]
Your former Fathers the Spaniards have now no further Authority over you.
[ Authority Fathers Former Further Now Over Spaniards Your]
My father was always very interested in space. I watch Star Trek and all those things, but I always had a different picture in my mind... maybe closer to Alien. I don't see it in space as much as I do see it in different planets, with each having its own strange characters.
[ Alien Always Characters Closer Different Each Father Had Having Interested Maybe Mind Much Own Picture Planets See Space Star Strange Things Those Trek Very Watch]
My father and I have a very good relationship. We always got along. But I always scold him. Dad
[ Along Always Father Good Got Him Relationship Scold Very]
My birth neither shook the German Empire nor caused much of an upheaval in the home. It pleased mother, caused father a certain amount of pride and my elder brother the usual fraternal jealousy of a hitherto only son.
[ Amount Birth Brother Caused Certain Elder Empire Father Fraternal German Hitherto Home Jealousy Mother Much Neither Nor Only Pleased Pride Shook Son Upheaval Usual]
Griffin, my brother, 11 months younger, was sometimes the victim of my father's fury - once Ryan famously knocked out his teeth.
[ Brother Father Fury Griffin His Knocked Months Once Out Ryan Sometimes Teeth Victim Younger]
Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal, with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope. Dad
[ Every Father His Hope House Keep Nothing Open Parent Prodigal Some Time]
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.
[ Commented Did Grandfather Had Independent Lab Merits Peers Place Politics Process Research Reviewed Scientific Scientists Taught]
Born Berlin 1931, Germany, father a British diplomat, mother an American artist. Educated at various schools all over the world. 1958 Settled down to live in London. 1966 Became interested in photography through photographing my young children. No formal training.
[ American Artist Became Berlin Born British Children Diplomat Down Educated Father Formal Germany Interested Live London Mother Over Photographing Photography Schools Settled Through Training Various World Young]
My real father died when I was two years old, so I never knew him. He was a barber in Chicago.
[ Barber Chicago Died Father Him Knew Never Old Real Two Years]
The Founding Fathers gave the free press the protection it must have to bare the secrets of government and inform the people.
[ Bare Fathers Founding Free Gave Government Inform Must Press Protection Secrets]
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.
[ Business Duties Felt Forefathers God Government Had Including Interfering James Madison Outside Owe Prerogative Strongly Very Way Were Worship]
What harsh judges fathers are to all young men! Dad
[ Fathers Harsh Judges Men Young]
My grandfather was a cop in Long Island. I often try to draw on things that I've heard about him.
[ Cop Draw Grandfather Heard Him Island Long Often Things Try]
To depend upon a profession is a less odious form of slavery than to depend upon a father.
[ Depend Father Form Less Odious Profession Slavery Than Upon]
In the evening of the first day my father conducted us to the public baths.
[ Baths Conducted Day Evening Father First Public Us]
There's so much negative imagery of black fatherhood. I've got tons of friends that are doing the right thing by their kids, and doing the right thing as a father - and how come that's not as newsworthy?
[ Black Come Doing Father Fatherhood Friends Got How Imagery Kids Much Negative Right Their Thing Tons]
My father was a Presbyterian minister, working among the poor in West Virginia. He had taken what amounted to a vow of poverty when he accepted that call and so we never had much money.
[ Accepted Among Amounted Call Father Had Minister Money Much Never Poor Poverty Presbyterian Taken Virginia Vow West Working]
I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house.
[ Because Before Born Could Died Good Grandfather Grandmother Had House How Memories Never Old Piano Play Saw She]
Those who have never had a father can at any rate never know the sweets of losing one. To most men the death of his father is a new lease of life.
[ Any Death Father Had His Know Lease Life Losing Men Most Never New Rate Sweets Those]
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.
[ Blood Certainly Country Family Father Flesh Give Gives Good How Ideals Most Only Our Suffered Understanding Well]
My father didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.
[ Father Him How Live Lived Tell Watch]
In 1973, a woman could not get a credit card without her husband or father or a male signing off on it.
[ Card Could Credit Father Get Her Husband Male Off Signing Without Woman]
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.
[ Better Fathers Few Most Rarely Similar Sons Than Their Worse]
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.
[ Administrations Affairs Army Chairman Father-In-Law Fond Knew Latter Lot Military Once Part Senate Wilson]
I started in London, as a kid. My mother knew I had sort of an inbred talent. She was an actress, so I inherited it from her. But I think I got a lot of it from my grandfather, who was a great politician.
[ Actress Got Grandfather Great Had Her Inherited Kid Knew London Lot Mother Politician She Sort Started Talent Think]
When Jane and I spoke out, people thought, What ungrateful children those two kids are to be that nasty about their father.
[ Children Father Jane Kids Nasty Out Spoke Their Those Thought Two Ungrateful]
My father is the jailhouse. My father is your system... I am only what you made me. I am only a reflection of you.
[ Am Father Jailhouse Made Only Reflection System Your]
But it's also because of something personal. My mother and father met while playing chess, so I've always had a fondness for the game. If it weren't for chess, I might not be here.
[ Also Always Because Chess Father Fondness Game Had Here Met Might Mother Personal Playing Something Weren While]
My mother, at least twice, cancelled our family's subscription to the newspaper I was working on, because she was so mad about its treatment of my father.
[ Because Cancelled Family Father Least Mad Mother Newspaper Our She Subscription Treatment Twice Working]
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.
[ Anger Another Appeared Barn Brought Clean Dreamed Father Floor Night Out Saw Suffer Sweeping Wheat Would]
I was nine or 10 years old and my father was sacked on Christmas Day. He was a manager, the results had not been good, he lost a game on December 22 or 23. On Christmas Day, the telephone rang and he was sacked in the middle of our lunch.
[ Been Christmas Day December Father Game Good Had Lost Lunch Manager Middle Nine Old Our Rang Results Sacked Telephone Years]
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.
[ Art Become Brought Did Father Great Had Hand Photographer School Sent Thought Up Want]
Southern women often marry a man knowing that he is the father of many little slaves. They do not trouble themselves about it.
[ Father Knowing Little Man Many Marry Often Slaves Southern Themselves Trouble Women]
Becoming a father isn't difficult, but it's very difficult to be a father.
[ Becoming Difficult Father Very]
Well, I had a lot of help from my father with the soldering and so on, and he was very good at math and was fascinated with computers, and so I was fortunate enough to have a bunch of exposure going all the way back to high school - this was in the 1960s.
[ Back Bunch Computers Enough Exposure Fascinated Father Fortunate Going Good Had Help High Lot Math School Very Way Well]
I do not separate Christ from God more than a voice from the speaker or a beam from the sun. Christ is the voice of the speaker. He and the Father are the same thing, as the beam and the light, are the same light.
[ Beam Christ Father God Light More Same Separate Speaker Sun Than Thing Voice]
Pinocchio, spurred on by the hope of finding his father and of being in time to save him, swam all night long.
[ Being Father Finding Him His Hope Long Night Pinocchio Save Spurred Swam Time]
My father was gone when I was three years old.
[ Father Gone Old Three Years]
My father was an all-American football player.
[ All-American Father Football Player]
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.
[ Around Bankers Everyday Farmers Father Fathers Films Friends Had How Just Life Made Movie Others Part Saw Some Stars Them Were Weren]
Not only the priceless heritage of our fathers, of our seamen, of our Empire builders is being thrown away in a war that serves no British interests - but our alliance leader Stalin dreams of nothing but the destruction of that heritage of our fathers?
[ Alliance Away Being British Builders Destruction Dreams Empire Fathers Heritage Interests Leader Nothing Only Our Priceless Seamen Serves Stalin Thrown War]
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.
[ Because Childhood Children Fatherhood Learned Lessons Only Own Parenting Should Taught]
My father is a well known artist, Ted Dyer, who has been painting for many years. Our work is very different, but growing up surrounded by paintings, paints, easels and art books does have an effect.
[ Art Artist Been Books Different Does Effect Father Growing Known Many Our Painting Paintings Paints Surrounded Ted Up Very Well Work Years]
Each great athlete must some day bow to that perennial old champion, Father Time, even as I, for Time eventually wins.
[ Athlete Bow Champion Day Each Even Eventually Father Great Must Old Perennial Some Time Wins]
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.
[ Born Earliest Father Happiest John Life Met Mother She Spent Washington Were Where Years]
Everybody thinks that this civilization has lasted a very long time but it really does take very few grandfathers' granddaughters to take us back to the dark ages.
[ Ages Back Civilization Dark Does Everybody Few Grandfathers Lasted Long Really Take Thinks Time Us Very]
My father was invited to play on a television show when I was 17 or 18 that was an early equivalent of educational television, a Sunday afternoon kind of variety art show.
[ Afternoon Art Early Educational Equivalent Father Invited Kind Play Show Sunday Television Variety]
At my father's request I took up the study of law at the University of Zurich In 1863.
[ Father Law Request Study Took University Up]
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.
[ Anyone Coming Deceiving Either Fathers Himself Historic Home Into Jews Land Noted Nowhere Others Promptly Reason Steal Their Thinks Very]
God the Father, the supreme Architect, had already built this cosmic home we behold, the most sacred temple of His godhead, by the laws of His mysterious wisdom.
[ Already Architect Behold Built Cosmic Father God Godhead Had His Home Laws Most Mysterious Sacred Supreme Temple Wisdom]
Rock's so good to me. Rock is my child and my grandfather.
[ Child Good Grandfather Rock]
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.
[ Abraham Also Although Belonged Collectively Convey Did Fathers Had Nor Promise Taken Us Were]
Our Father and Our God, unto thee, O Lord we lift our souls. Religion
[ Father God Lift Lord Our Souls Thee Unto]
The fundamental defect of fathers, in our competitive society, is that they want their children to be a credit to them. Dad
[ Children Competitive Credit Defect Fathers Fundamental Our Society Their Them Want]
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.
[ Account City Commendation Eminent Father Great Greatest Had Higher His Jerusalem Nobility Now Only Reputation Righteousness]
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.
[ Biology Blaze Could Earth Father Fathers Glory Really Reduced Relationship Son Sons Whole Would]
And my father didn't have money for me to go to college. And at that particular time they didn't have black quarterbacks, and I don't think I could have made it in basketball, because I was only 5' 11". So I just picked baseball.
[ Baseball Basketball Because Black College Could Father Go Just Made Money Only Particular Picked Quarterbacks Think Time]
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. Dad
[ Away Father Grave Hand Him His Land Life Passed Pressed Protect Smiled Spirit Told Would]
My mother was an artist and highly strung, whereas my father was much calmer.
[ Artist Calmer Father Highly Mother Much Strung Whereas]
It's a hard call, but I've no desire to live my children's lives. I think my job as a father is to protect them, to allow them a safe place to grow up and to teach them what I've learned.
[ Allow Call Children Desire Father Grow Hard Job Learned Live Lives Place Protect Safe Teach Them Think Up]
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?
[ Always Began Bother Children Did Equally Fathers Figure God Hat His Lose Loved Mothers Other Red Satisfied Their Until Why]
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.
[ Anything Care Else Father Great Known Life Say Sports Through Want]
More and more, when I single out the person out who inspired me most, I go back to my grandfather.
[ Back Go Grandfather Inspired More Most Out Person Single]
Every generation revolts against its fathers and makes friends with its grandfathers.
[ Against Every Fathers Friends Generation Grandfathers Makes Revolts]
I was pretty young when my father was prime minister, so it wasn't really a big part of my life. My folks were away a lot, meeting foreign dignitaries and that sort of thing, but it never struck me as odd. If anything it allowed me to get into all sorts of mischief.
[ Allowed Anything Away Big Father Folks Foreign Get Into Life Lot Meeting Minister Mischief Never Odd Part Pretty Prime Really Sort Sorts Struck Thing Were Young]
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?
[ Actor Been Before Dad Had His Knows Only Then]
If my father had hugged me even once, I'd be an accountant right now. Dad
[ Accountant Even Father Had Hugged Now Once Right]
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?
[ Back Body Father Force Give Grows Love Mud Palm Sign Thy Us]
I never had a speech from my father 'this is what you must do or shouldn't do' but I just learned to be led by example. My father wasn't perfect. Dad
[ Example Father Had Just Learned Led Must Never Perfect Speech]
I used to annoy my father by telling him how much I felt luck was with me.
[ Annoy Father Felt Him How Luck Much Telling Used]
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.
[ Becomes Citizen Family Father Fellows His Household Husband Indifferent Members Toward Wherever Wife Will]
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.
[ Against Because Daughter Done Everything Father First Form Her Identity Know Knows Make Own Parents Rebelling Sure Them Your]
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.
[ Again Alex Children Could Ever Father Heavenly Hurt Know Means Michael Mom More Never Now Our Say Than Will Words]
I'm no where as tough as my father. I really think that I am more open to change than he was.
[ Am Change Father More Open Really Than Think Tough Where]
After the break up of the municipality and the loss of his income my father lost health and spirits.
[ After Break Father Health His Income Loss Lost Municipality Spirits Up]
Slumber not in the tents of your fathers. The world is advancing.
[ Advancing Fathers Slumber Tents World Your]
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.
[ Always Amazing Father Felt Footnote His How Met Son Stories Storyteller Tales Tells Wife]
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.
[ Been Begin Early Father France Good Gourmet Horseman Interest Life Live Must Nothing Riding Start Stomach Your]
I've always despised old people. I got angry at my father when he began to show signs of age.
[ Age Always Angry Began Despised Father Got Old Show Signs]
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. Parenting
[ Children Father His Important Love Most Mother Their Thing]
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.
[ Accents Adopting Died Grandfather Great Hands Hero Him His Homage Myself Really Remind Some Sort Started War]
My mother's a secretary; my father's an electrician in a mining company.
[ Company Father Mining Mother Secretary]
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.
[ Attorney Brothers Building Expectation Fascinated Father Grow His Interested Lawyers More Much Never Probably Really Things Think Up Were]
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.' Dad
[ Advice Anything Best Ever Father Girl Given Little Money Spend Told Unless]
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.
[ Also Away Back Burner Divorce Else Everything Father Had Just Kind Know Made Middle Pass Place Through Time Went]
When you have a good mother and no father, God kind of sits in. It's not enough, but it helps. Mom
[ Enough Father God Good Helps Kind Mother Sits]
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.
[ Assigned Critics Father First Good Got His Interested Keep Notices Only Play Rave Reading Saying Were Whether]
It is my opinion that time brings all things to fruition; by time all things are made plain; time is the father of truth.
[ Brings Father Fruition Made Opinion Plain Things Time Truth]
My father, a mining engineer and colliery manager, gave his brood many advantages not least of which, for me, was his love of singing which gave music a central place in our lives.
[ Advantages Brood Central Engineer Father Gave His Least Lives Love Manager Many Mining Music Our Place Singing Which]
The director, of course, was Bob Fosse. But again, I worked with my father to prepare for the role.
[ Again Bob Course Director Father Prepare Role Worked]
One girl who stands out was this Miami stripper. She still lives with her mother and father, and they know she strips. They call her by her stripper name, Freaky Red.
[ Call Father Freaky Girl Her Know Lives Miami Mother Name Out Red She Stands Still Stripper Strips]
My father loved people, children and pets. Dad
[ Children Father Loved Pets]
The Lion King always makes me cry, especially when Simba's father gets trampled.
[ Always Cry Especially Father Gets King Lion Makes Trampled]
As a dedicated and proud father of three, I am a strong advocate of life. I value life whether born or unborn.
[ Advocate Am Born Dedicated Father Life Proud Strong Three Unborn Value Whether]
I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't measure up to the standard he set. Dad
[ Comfortable Failed Father Felt Measure More Set Standard Than Up Whatever Whenever Wrong]
My father was a milkman. So, I delivered milk.
[ Delivered Father Milk]
And my father always took me to the library. We were both book addicts.
[ Addicts Always Book Both Father Library Took Were]
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.
[ Always Because Both Called Catholic Churches Dad Father Got Mick Mother Names Protestant These]
I don't hide my feelings, but when it comes to illness, I guess I don't panic. My father was the same way. I'm the provider for the family and the caretaker. If I panic, who is anybody going to run to?
[ Anybody Comes Family Father Feelings Going Guess Hide Illness Panic Provider Run Same Way]
Judy Garland's father was gay. That seems to be the consensus. They left Minnesota and went to California because he got caught with some boy backstage.
[ Backstage Because Boy California Caught Consensus Father Garland Gay Got Judy Left Minnesota Seems Some Went]
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.
[ Archie Book Comic Could Day Decided Father Goldwater Got His Later Ok Richard See Showed Take Then Two]
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.
[ Any Artistic Discouraged Each Encouraged Father Had Impulse Other Out Problems She Sister Their Took]
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.
[ Always Because Blame Brothers Change Father Fault Got Must Never School Sisters Taught Teachers Wanted Your Yourself]
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.
[ Able Being Believes Complexity Deal Father Folly Greatest His Human More Much Own Person Really Simple Than]
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.
[ Fathers Hard Into Justified Known Own Plunged Sacrifices Social Their Ways Whirl Work]
When a child grows up without a father, there is an empty place where someone must stand, providing an example of character and confidence.
[ Character Child Confidence Empty Example Father Grows Must Place Providing Someone Stand Up Where Without]
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.
[ Counsel Creation Exhausted Fail Father Final His Matter Needful Part Poverty Power Though Through Waver Wisdom]
The courts cannot garnish a father's salary, nor freeze his account, nor seize his property on behalf of his children, in our society. Apparently this is because a kid is not a car or a couch or a boat.
[ Account Apparently Because Behalf Boat Cannot Car Children Couch Courts Father Freeze His Kid Nor Our Property Salary Seize Society]
I tell my friends about my conversations with my father - conversations with an artist.
[ Artist Conversations Father Friends Tell]
Fathers in today's modern families can be so many things. Dad
[ Families Fathers Many Modern Things Today]
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.
[ Areas Around Behaviour Father Friends Government His Limited Strictly Teacher Teachers Their Were Within Working]
A new father quickly learns that his child invariably comes to the bathroom at precisely the times when he's in there, as if he needed company. The only way for this father to be certain of bathroom privacy is to shave at the gas station.
[ Bathroom Certain Child Comes Company Father Gas His Invariably Learns Needed New Only Precisely Privacy Quickly Shave Station Times Way]
When I was about five or seven years old my mother was placed in a mental institution and so we were with our father who worked very hard, and we had to figure a lot of things out.
[ Father Figure Five Had Hard Institution Lot Mental Mother Old Our Out Placed Seven Things Very Were Worked Years]
The film is about Joe discovering who his mother and father are and his relationship with them, and the identity crisis he goes through once he finds out who his parents are.
[ Crisis Discovering Father Film Finds Goes His Identity Joe Mother Once Out Parents Relationship Them Through]
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.
[ Always Believed Did Disagreed Even Father Go Had Most Our Out Own Right Stands Thing Think Told Us Way]
Every man is responsible only for his own acts. The sons do not inherit the sins of the fathers. But can we say: that was long ago, they were different?
[ Acts Ago Different Every Fathers His Inherit Long Man Only Own Responsible Say Sins Sons Were]
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.
[ 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]
And so I put down some of the things that he said, about keeping your tools sharpened and not letting them lie on the ground where they get hurt or get abused and dirty and can't find them. And some thoughts about how his father used to do things.
[ Abused Dirty Down Father Find Get Ground His How Hurt Keeping Letting Lie Put Said Sharpened Some Them Things Thoughts Tools Used Where Your]
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers... clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.
[ Clap Face Fair Fathers Fire Graves Ground Hand Him His Hunting Last Look Mouth Over Sadness Seen Set Setting Silence Smooth Sun Take Turn]
I seem to keep returning to my father in poems because his personality was so extreme, so driven. He did everything to excess.
[ Because Did Driven Everything Excess Extreme Father His Keep Personality Poems Returning Seem]
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.
[ El Father Geography Give How Lesson Mexico Mother Neither Puerto Rico Salvador Those Want]
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. Dad
[ Carries Expects Father Good His Man Meant Money Pictures Someone Son Used Where]
Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers. Dad
[ Always Charmed Disillusioned Fathers Rebellious Sons Their Which Wish]
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.
[ Bad Because Bump Church Deciding Dump Getting Godfather Going Group His Mafia Morals Off Politicians President Sunday Together]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ Ability America Around Backgrounds Bilingual Come Common Different Diversity English Even Father Grew Immigrants Our Principles Son Spoke Strength Taught Unite Up]
All we ask is that we have peace with the whites. We want to hold you by the hand. You are our father.
[ Ask Father Hand Hold Our Peace Want Whites]
My father was unemployed and I was the eldest of seven children. We were very poor. And when you ask how did we support ourselves, the only funding that we had was unemployment payments.
[ Ask Children Did Eldest Father Funding Had How Only Ourselves Payments Poor Seven Support Unemployed Unemployment Very Were]
My father was the orphaned son of immigrants to the United States from Ireland. My father never knew his parents. His mother died - we're not sure - either at or shortly after his birth, and he and all of his siblings were placed in orphanages in the Boston area.
[ After Area Birth Boston Died Either Father His Immigrants Ireland Knew Mother Never Orphanages Orphaned Parents Placed Shortly Siblings Son States Sure United Were]
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.
[ Alzheimer Cure Deteriorate Devastating Disease Family Find Grandfather Horrible Must Painful Watch]
My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, "You're tearing up the grass"; "We're not raising grass," Dad would reply. "We're raising boys". Family
[ Boys Brother Come Dad Father Grass Mother Out Play Raising Reply Say Tearing Up Used Would Yard]
The debt of gratitude we owe our mother and father goes forward, not backward. What we owe our parents is the bill presented to us by our children.
[ Backward Bill Children Debt Father Forward Goes Gratitude Mother Our Owe Parents Presented Us]
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.
[ Dakota First Forefathers Green Had Hills Just Lived Living Nebraska Now Roaming Rolling South Spent States Were Years]
Sexism is not the fault of women - kill your fathers, not your mothers.
[ Fathers Fault Kill Mothers Sexism Women Your]
My grandfather was running Hillcrest Country Club, and that's where a whole group of Hollywood comedians hung out.
[ Club Comedians Country Grandfather Group Hollywood Hung Out Running Where Whole]
There is too much fathering going on just now and there is no doubt about it fathers are depressing. Dad
[ Depressing Doubt Fathering Fathers Going Just Much Now Too]
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.
[ Actress Being Daughter Director Ethic Father Get Great Inspiring Know Later Learn Learnt Much Other Pressures Real Until Work]
We must work together to save and strengthen Social Security not just for my father's generation but also for my daughters' generation.
[ Also Daughters Father Generation Just Must Save Security Social Strengthen Together Work]
And you've got to remember that I'm also the father of nine children.
[ Also Children Father Got Nine Remember]
I visited my father for the full ten years that he was in prison, so we already had a deep and loving relationship, and remembered our mother at those times.
[ Already Deep Father Full Had Loving Mother Our Prison Relationship Remembered Ten Those Times Visited Years]
My father went into the armed service and I never saw my mother - I don't know what happened to her.
[ Armed Father Happened Her Into Know Mother Never Saw Service Went]
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.
[ Amber Away Because Book Browns Bunch Custody Deal Divorce Doing Expect Father Going Had Issues Just More Moved Realize Shared Those Whole]
My grandfather, in 1848, had fled from Germany to find political freedom in the United States.
[ Find Fled Freedom Germany Grandfather Had Political States United]
My father had very little formal education.
[ Education Father Formal Had Little Very]
You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's. Dad
[ Deserve Father Love Mother Your]
My father had kicked me out of his house at the height of an argument over an opinion difference. He had become so enraged. He told me never to come back, and that was all the severance it took.
[ Argument Back Become Come Difference Enraged Father Had Height His House Kicked Never Opinion Out Over Told Took]
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.
[ Adventurer Amazing Crazy Ever Father Hardly Him Man Over Places Reach Real Remote Them Took Travel Us Were White World]
I rise in support of the separation of powers as established by our Founding Fathers in the Constitution. The Constitution clearly delegates the power to deal with criminal matters, like the use of drugs, to the States.
[ Clearly Constitution Criminal Deal Delegates Established Fathers Founding Matters Our Power Powers Rise Separation States Support Use]
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.
[ Accordingly Always Anxious Children Day Father Give Grand His Old Played Pleasure See Special Took Top Tower Treat]
My father was a writer and an acting teacher.
[ Acting Father Teacher Writer]
One can't carry one's father's corpse about everywhere.
[ Carry Corpse Everywhere Father]
I worked with my son when he was much younger; we did L.A. Law together, where I played his father and he played a kid who was suing his father for alienation of affection or something. It was great.
[ Affection Alienation Did Father Great His Kid Law Much Played Something Son Suing Together Where Worked Younger]
It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father. Dad
[ Children Easier Father Real Than]
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.
[ Acting Career Choosing Day Deep Died Done Early Father Forced Had Him Hurt Only Regret Right See Still Thing Too]
My father died when I was 4 years old, so I can't really say anything about his hearing.
[ Anything Died Father Hearing His Old Really Say Years]
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.
[ Being Died Eyes Father Filtered Her Kids Minority Mother Our Raised Raising Saw Six Through Very Were Woman World Young]
So the search for a father in Central Station is also a search for a country.
[ Also Central Country Father Search Station]
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.
[ Always Died Families Father His How Kids Lives Mythology Person Quite Still Stories Tell Were Yet Young]
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.
[ Because Did Doing Everybody Father Follow Here His Law Licensed Lose Misses Property Protect Protected Reads Same Thing Tradition Way]
I was encouraged by my mother and, to a lesser extent, by my father.
[ Encouraged Extent Father Lesser Mother]
I enjoyed my grandparents very much. My mother and father would always allow me to stay with them.
[ Allow Always Enjoyed Father Grandparents Mother Much Stay Them Very Would]
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.
[ After Ah Arrived Brother Eight Father Had His Know Left Months Mother Probably Some Such Than Thus Time Um Wondering Years Younger]
How strange, when your father's wearing women's clothes and platform shoes, that a pair of loafers looks incredible.
[ Clothes Father How Incredible Looks Pair Platform Shoes Strange Wearing Women Your]
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.
[ Elected Father First Got Mother Once Out Owed Parliament Place Stuck]
My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house. Dad
[ Allow Father Get House Tv Us]
My father was adamant in his disapproval of my interest in show business.
[ Adamant Business Disapproval Father His Interest Show]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer.
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
Fathers like to have children good-natured, well-behaved, and comfortable, but how to put them in that desirable condition is out of their philosophy.
[ Children Comfortable Condition Desirable Fathers Good-Natured Good-Natured How Out Philosophy Put Their Them]
You'd never know that listening to people in the UN but tribalism is the father of racism.
[ Father Know Listening Never Racism Un]
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.
[ Active Aloud Became Especially Father History Imagination Read Reader Shakespeare Surrendered Tales Those Very Wonderful World Would]
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.
[ Father How Husband Learn Nobody Star Teaches Tools Work]
I had an older brother who was very interested in literature, so I had an early exposure to literature, and and theater. My father sometimes would work in musical comedies.
[ Brother Comedies Early Exposure Father Had Interested Literature Musical Older Sometimes Theater Very Work Would]
Later, my father died up in Marysville. So, my mother and I got in the car and came down to Hollywood.
[ Came Car Died Down Father Got Hollywood Later Mother Up]
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.
[ Continue Family Father Heavily Living Make Mother Said Scholar Science She Talmud Tradition Wanted Whose]
O that our hearts were enlarged in love to God, that we might turn inward, to the blessed comforter, that the blessed Jesus said the Father would send.
[ Blessed Comforter Enlarged Father God Hearts Inward Jesus Love Might Our Said Send Turn Were Would]
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.
[ Administrative Almost Called Civil Dealing Employment Entirely Fairly Father Issues Labour Low Middle Ranking Servant Sort Then Unemployment Worked]
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.
[ Anything Being Born Dallas Did Father Had Lot Mother Notoriety Proud Shepard Work]
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.
[ Always Because Chair Conservative Day Different Father Fell Gotten Had Increasingly Liberal More Older Out Politics Practically Presidents Realized Same Shocking Thought Voted]
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.
[ Ago Because Dead Died Grandfather Him His Just Lot Mean More Over Smell Someone Still Than Think Years]
I have known Harold Ford Jr. since before he was born, in that his father was my driver in the 1966 governor's race, and has remained a friend of mine all these years.
[ Before Born Driver Father Ford Friend Governor Harold His Jr Known Mine Race Remained Since These Years]
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.
[ Apologizing Back Brother Chris Day Father Fight Gave Hair Hated Him His Kick Life Permission Pull Rest Until Would]
My father has taught me all the tricks of the boys at an early age, which has made me very careful.
[ Age Boys Careful Early Father Made Taught Tricks Very Which]
I bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue us for calling him "father."
[ After Bet Calling Father George Him Seeing Sue Us Washington Would]
It is hard to know how many people do, but given that the people are so docile towards the rulers, nowadays, very few Americans show the passion for freedom that our forefathers had.
[ Americans Docile Few Forefathers Freedom Given Had Hard How Know Many Nowadays Our Passion Rulers Show Towards Very]
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.
[ Comics Earliest Family Grandfather Had Heading His Insert Memories Newspaper Nyc Paper Publisher Reading Some Straight]
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.
[ 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]
My father felt that children should make their own way.
[ Children Father Felt Make Own Should Their Way]
With a firm and steadfast mind one should hold under all conditions, that everywhere the earth is below and the sky above, and to the energetic man, every region is his fatherland.
[ Above Below Conditions Earth Energetic Every Everywhere Fatherland Firm His Hold Man Mind Region Should Sky Steadfast Under]
My father kept his distance from working-class American blacks.
[ American Blacks Distance Father His Kept Working-Class Working-Class]
My grandfather, along with Carnegie, was a pioneer in philanthropy, which my father then practiced on a very large scale. Dad
[ Along Carnegie Father Grandfather Large Philanthropy Pioneer Practiced Scale Then Very Which]
To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent dies, the past dies.
[ Child Dies Father Future Parent Past]
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.
[ Abandonment Back Before Even Father Get Go Had Hadn Into Issues Looked Mother Source Touch]
I knew your father before you did, and I don't think he'd be too proud of what you're doing right now.
[ Before Did Doing Father Knew Now Proud Right Think Too Your]
True maturity is only reached when a man realizes he has become a father figure to his girlfriends' boyfriends - and he accepts it.
[ Accepts Become Boyfriends Father Figure Girlfriends His Man Maturity Only Reached Realizes True]
My children, as long as you live, the shadow of the Hiss Case will brush you. In every pair of eyes that rests on you, you will see pass, like a cloud passing behind a woods in winter, the memory of your father - dissembled in friendly eyes, lurking in unfriendly eyes.
[ Behind Brush Case Children Cloud Every Eyes Father Friendly Hiss Live Long Lurking Memory Pair Pass Passing Rests See Shadow Unfriendly Will Winter Woods Your]
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.
[ Books Chivalry End Fathers Led Man None Nothing Only Other Our Read Reading Should Time Wherein]
I had some vague memory of visiting Canberra as a lad, when we came up with my father by car. But when I made the long train journey from Sydney to Canberra and arrived at the little stop, I did wonder slightly whether this really was the national capital.
[ Arrived Came Capital Car Did Father Had Journey Lad Little Long Made Memory National Really Slightly Some Stop Sydney Train Up Vague Visiting Whether Wonder]
As a father, my first priority is to help my sons set and attain personal goals so they will develop self-confidence and individual strength. Engaging in regular fitness activities with my children helps me fulfill those responsibilities.
[ Activities Attain Children Develop Engaging Father First Fitness Fulfill Goals Help Helps Individual Personal Priority Regular Responsibilities Self-Confidence Set Sons Strength Those Will]
Both parents were very encouraging - especially my father. My father thought the sun rose and set with me. Neither one had a musical background or any musical talent. They liked classical music, but neither could carry a tune.
[ Any Background Both Carry Classical Could Encouraging Especially Father Had Liked Music Musical Neither Parents Rose Set Sun Talent Thought Tune Very Were]
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.
[ Books Burn Curious Draw Father Find Get Go Look Love Matches Out Paper Picture Pictures Portraits School Sex Someone Their Then Were Would]
Men who live valiantly and die nobly have a strength and a courage from the eternal Father.
[ Courage Die Eternal Father Live Men Nobly Strength]
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.
[ Always Band Borrow Boy Card Father Hat Little Make Movies Portrayed Press Reporters Stick Used Way Were]
The child is father of the man. Dad
[ Child Father Man]
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. 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]
My father was a boxer, though. So, I have a particular interest in Ray Mancini, I think.
[ Boxer Father Interest Particular Ray Think Though]
I am determined that my children shall be brought up in their father's religion, if they can find out what it is.
[ Am Brought Children Determined Father Find Out Religion Shall Their Up]
Oh, Mrs. Churchill, do come over, someone has killed father.
[ Churchill Come Father Killed Mrs Oh Over Someone]
My father was a statesman, I am a political woman. My father was a saint. I am not.
[ Am Father Political Saint Statesman Woman]
But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father. Dad
[ Careful Dazzle Father Forget Husband Much World]
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.
[ Again Better Fabled Fabulous Father Hip Jewish Land Make Mayor Mother New Our Probably Puerto Rican Spend Suited Time Work Would York]
But the love of adventure was in father's blood. Dad
[ Adventure Blood Father Love]
I was everything, patriarch, priest, father and judge.
[ Everything Father Judge Patriarch Priest]
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.'
[ Anymore Anything Apart Ask Back Build Car Could Father Hire House How Janitor Know Put Say Someone Take Think Today Together Yard]
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.
[ Afraid Began Done Dream Father Fear Gene Gift Had Him Inherited Life Poisoned Ration Through Vocation Without Would Writing]
I've always been part of comedy. One of the things about our family was that if we were reasonably funny with each other, particularly my two brothers and myself, when my father was upset with something you'd want to make sure in some way you made him laugh. Because when he didn't laugh, you were in trouble!
[ Always Because Been Brothers Comedy Each Family Father Funny Him Laugh Made Make Myself Other Our Part Particularly Reasonably Some Something Sure Things Trouble Two Upset Want Way Were]
To be a successful father... there's one absolute rule: when you have a kid, don't look at it for the first two years.
[ Absolute Father First Kid Look Rule Successful Two Years]
A true king is neither husband nor father; he considers his throne and nothing else. Power
[ Considers Else Father His Husband King Neither Nor Nothing Throne True]
I'll meet the raging of the skies, but not an angry father.
[ Angry Father Meet Raging Skies]
I was very protective of my father and I didn't like these people who hung around outside all day. They creeped me out.
[ Around Day Father Hung Out Outside Protective These Very]
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.
[ Always Cross Death Ever Father Fields Hard Hit Love Loved Man Never Really Remember Unkind Word Worked]
My father and brothers were coal miners.
[ Brothers Coal Father Miners Were]
I would also like to thank my father who discouraged me from playing the violin at an early age.
[ Age Also Discouraged Early Father Playing Thank Violin Would]
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.
[ Because Boys Cooking Course Does Even Father Feels Good Him Lot See Show Sort Spends Threatened Tim Time Ultimately Women]
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.
[ Adequate Bound Children Commitment Family Father Government How Loving Matter Mother Nurture Place Protect Scheme Substitutes Take Things Together Well-Intentioned]
We tried our best for the longest time to negotiate a peaceful resolution to the matter, and at each step, we were thwarted by those that said, No, we will not turn the boy over to his father.
[ Best Boy Each Father His Longest Matter Negotiate Our Over Peaceful Resolution Said Step Those Thwarted Time Tried Turn Were Will]
I want to be a soldier as my father was.
[ Father Soldier Want]
I owe a lot to my parents, especially by mother and my father.
[ Especially Father Lot Mother Owe Parents]
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.
[ Because Been Better Children Comedy Done Dying Father Feel Having Out Performance Poetry Reading Say Soul Talking Things Touch Walk Want Young Your]
Conversion is a very, very important part of what you are doing. We will have a responsibility to report to Heavenly Father regarding those we bring into the Church.
[ Bring Church Conversion Doing Father Heavenly Important Into Part Regarding Report Responsibility Those Very Will]
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.
[ Daddy Father Liked Mayer Mr Remember Sort Thought Treat Treated Very Well]
My father was a minister, so I was a P.K., a preacher's kid.
[ Father Kid Minister Preacher]
My parents went crazy when they found out that I had gotten the part in Conversations With My Father! I'd never given acting a thought. They were proud of me and very encouraging.
[ Acting Conversations Crazy Encouraging Father Found Given Gotten Had Never Out Parents Part Proud Thought Very Went Were]
I grew up with an artist father, and my parents' friends were also mainly artists or writers, so he connects what I do with his example.
[ Also Artist Artists Connects Example Father Friends Grew His Mainly Parents Up Were Writers]
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.
[ Amount Because Drums Father First Goal God Learn Lessons Made Music Needed Piano Play Read Six Take Taught Thank Those Told Took Tremendous Years]
We're seeing a much larger ministry here for the general community. Not just Catholics, but others are calling us too. They're not looking for lawyers or suing their grandfathers, but counseling and healing.
[ Calling Catholics Community Counseling General Grandfathers Healing Here Just Larger Lawyers Looking Ministry Much Others Seeing Suing Their Too Us]
I was a very good baseball and football player, but my father always told me I was much more interested in how I looked playing baseball or football than in actually playing. There's great truth in that.
[ Actually Always Baseball Father Football Good Great How Interested Looked More Much Player Playing Than Told Truth 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.
[ Americans Been Faults Forefathers Freedom Given Loved Mankind Mistakes Much Our Power Required Saved Strength Subjection Support Totalitarian Us Which]
For those of us who have lost loved ones in their prime - as I did when my father and other relatives succumbed - even one of those years would have been a precious gift.
[ Been Did Even Father Gift Lost Loved Ones Other Precious Prime Relatives Succumbed Their Those Us Would Years]
Arnold Bennett was a writer I admired. He was actually taking notes at his father's deathbed.
[ Actually Admired Arnold Bennett Deathbed Father His Notes Taking Writer]
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.
[ Anybody Asked Class Count Family Father Middle Mother Proclaimed Separated Themselves Very Were Would]