Authors that match 'mother'.

Mother Jones American Activist (1837-1930)
Mother Maribel (-)
Mark Mothersbaugh American Musician (1950-)
Robert Motherwell American Artist (1915-1991)
Dick Smothers American Comedian (1939-)
Tommy Smothers American Comedian (1937-)
Mother Teresa Leader (1910-1997)

Quotations that match 'mother'.

Careful?! Was my mother careful when she stabbed me in the heart with a coat hanger while I was still in womb? Trey Parker
[ Careful Coat Heart Mother She Stabbed Still While Womb]
My mother and I took over abandoned buildings to sleep in. Mark Webber
[ Abandoned Buildings Mother Over Sleep Took]
I never did say that you can't be a nice guy and win. I said that if I was playing third base and my mother rounded third with the winning run, I'd trip her up. Leo Durocher
[ Base Did Guy Her Mother Never Nice Playing Rounded Run Said Say Third Trip Up Win Winning]
My mother gave me this book called Feature Films at Used Car Prices by a guy named Rick Schmidt. I gotta credit the guy, cuz he gave me the most practical advice. It empowers you. Vin Diesel
[ Advice Book Called Car Credit Cuz Empowers Feature Films Gave Gotta Guy Most Mother Named Practical Prices Rick Used]
A vacation frequently means that the family goes away for a rest, accompanied by a mother who sees that the others get it. Marcelene Cox
[ Accompanied Away Family Frequently Get Goes Means Mother Others Rest Sees Vacation]
Since I'm a mother and a wife, I have to have passion or the frustration would win out. But I love managing people. The product is second to managing the people. And marketing to consumers is so challenging because it is evolving constantly. Andrea Jung
[ Because Challenging Constantly Consumers Evolving Frustration Love Managing Marketing Mother Out Passion Product Second Since Wife Win Would]
My mother's background was Scottish. She came from an old family, some of whom lived in upper New York State and some of whom had come over from Scotland. Alan Hovhaness
[ Background Came Come Family Had Lived Mother New Old Over Scotland Scottish She Some State Upper Whom York]
I used to draw a lot. If my mother would ask me to do something else, I'd have a hairy conniption. I'd just go crazy. Jim Carrey
[ Ask Crazy Draw Else Go Hairy Just Lot Mother Something Used Would]
Family life was wonderful. The streets were bleak. The playgrounds were bleak. But home was always warm. My mother and father had a great relationship. I always felt 'safe' there. Robert Cormier Parenting
[ Always Bleak Family Father Felt Great Had Home Life Mother Playgrounds Relationship Safe Streets Warm Were Wonderful]
My mother and father, Joe and Theresa Montana brought me along and taught me to never quit, and to strive to be the best. Joe Montana
[ Along Best Brought Father Joe Montana Mother Never Quit Strive Taught Theresa]
My mother is an actress, and she used to drag me from theater to theater and reading to reading. Alicia Keys
[ Actress Drag Mother Reading She Theater Used]
Woman must have her freedom, the fundamental freedom of choosing whether or not she will be a mother and how many children she will have. Regardless of what man's attitude may be, that problem is hers - and before it can be his, it is hers alone. Margaret Sanger
[ Alone Attitude Before Children Choosing Freedom Fundamental Her Hers His How Man Many May Mother Must Problem Regardless She Whether Will Woman]
The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it. Chief Joseph
[ Earth Equal Mother Rights Should Upon]
In short, our response as a party should be to work to solve the crises that produce crisis pregnancies, and work to make life worth living for mother and child, rather than victimize the child as a way of dealing with the crisis. Robert Casey
[ Child Crises Crisis Dealing Life Living Make Mother Our Party Pregnancies Produce Rather Response Short Should Solve Than Way Work Worth]
When I stopped seeing my mother through the eyes of a child, I saw the woman who helped me give birth to myself. Nancy Friday
[ Birth Child Eyes Give Helped Mother Myself Saw Seeing Stopped Through Woman]
How old am I? I'm as old as my mother told me. How's that? Charles Manson
[ Am How Mother Old Told]
My mother's a secretary; my father's an electrician in a mining company. Eva Herzigova
[ Company Father Mining Mother Secretary]
So an autobiography about death should include, in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events - pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution that drove my mother to come here. Harold Brodkey
[ Account Autobiography Case Come Death Drove European Events Flights Here Include Jewish Jewry Mother Murders Revolution Russian Should]
If a writer has to rob his mother, he will not hesitate: The "Ode on a Grecian Urn" is worth any number of old ladies. William Faulkner
[ Any Grecian Hesitate His Ladies Mother Number Ode Old Rob Will Worth Writer]
I constantly looked for motherly protection. Michael Reagan
[ Constantly Looked Protection]
I think it's a mother's dream come true to see it work out that way. Not just the mother, but certainly parents, to know that their children have a very solid moral foundation and religious foundation. Erika Slezak
[ Certainly Children Come Dream Foundation Just Know Moral Mother Out Parents Religious See Solid Their Think True Very Way Work]
Brando's a family friend. His mother gave my father a shot to be in a play at the Omaha Community Playhouse. That was the first production he was in. Peter Fonda
[ Brando Community Family Father First Friend Gave His Mother Omaha Play Production Shot]
I find celebrity status difficult to bear when I am in the company of my mother. Phil Donahue
[ Am Bear Celebrity Company Difficult Find Mother Status]
I lost my mother when I was very young, and my father when I was in college. Roma Downey
[ College Father Lost Mother Very Young]
My mother would put me on a wooden box at the stove and tell me to call her if certain things would happen. Like if the steam turns blue, that is danger! Paul Prudhomme
[ Blue Box Call Certain Danger Happen Her Mother Put Steam Stove Tell Things Turns Wooden Would]
My mother took my picture to a model agency and the rest is history. Angie Everhart
[ Agency History Model Mother Picture Rest Took]
I had a very special family life. My mother and father made sure when we were home, we were part of the family, not a TV star. And the other thing: my father was fully employed while I was doing the series. Jerry Mathers
[ Doing Employed Family Father Fully Had Home Life Made Mother Other Part Series Special Star Sure Thing Tv Very Were While]
Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother. Susan B. Anthony
[ Banished Different Grandmother Her Invention Law Makes Modern Progress Same Spinning Today Wheel Woman]
You've got a movie where the pro-choice family gives their daughter no choice. The pro-life family murders. What seems to be the good mother, the kind of hippie painter, sweet and cute mother has no love for her daughter really. Ellen Barkin
[ Choice Cute Daughter Family Gives Good Got Her Hippie Kind Love Mother Movie Murders Painter Pro-Choice Pro-Life Really Seems Sweet Their Where]
My mother says I was vaccinated with a phonograph needle. I love to talk. I just love to talk. Jerry Hunt
[ Just Love Mother Needle Phonograph Says Talk]
I was labeled a troublemaker, my mom an unfit mother, and I was not welcome anywhere. Ryan White
[ Anywhere Labeled Mom Mother Troublemaker Unfit Welcome]
My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel. I'm 31-years-old, and I don't want to sleep on a sleeping bag down in the basement. It's humiliating. Ben Affleck Mom
[ Bag Basement Down Gets Hotel Humiliating Mad Mother Sleep Sleeping Stay Want]
Then I became a mother and it just fills every space, that isn't filled with something else important. It's just like this incredible balloon that blows up and fills life up. Thandie Newton
[ Balloon Became Blows Else Every Filled Fills Important Incredible Just Life Mother Something Space Then Up]
You know, it comes from my mother's side of the family. She had seven sisters and one brother, and all of them could play instruments. I suppose I picked it up from that. Mel Tillis
[ Brother Comes Could Family Had Instruments Know Mother Picked Play Seven She Side Sisters Suppose Them Up]
She is descended from a long line that her mother listened to. Gypsy Rose Lee
[ Descended Her Line Listened Long Mother She]
I don't have a bank account because I don't know my mother's maiden name. Paula Poundstone Funny
[ Account Bank Because Know Maiden Mother Name]
Now, as always, the most automated appliance in a household is the mother. Beverly Jones
[ Always Appliance Automated Household Most Mother Now]
Like any other people, like fathers, mothers, sons and daughters in every land, when the issue of peace or war has been put squarely to the American people, they have registered for peace. Paul Robeson
[ American Any Been Daughters Every Fathers Issue Land Mothers Other Peace Put Registered Sons Squarely War]
If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers. Edward W. Howe Mom
[ Asylums Away Children Filled Home Insane Mothers Part Schools Take Time Were Would]
Passion has always been important to me. That won't change. What changes in a woman's perspective. I mean, I have two kids now. I'm a single parent balancing motherhood and my career. That changes the equation. Jody Watley
[ Always Balancing Been Career Change Changes Equation Important Kids Mean Motherhood Now Parent Passion Perspective Single Two Woman Won]
My mother came from St. Thomas. I heard that melody and all I did was actually adapt it. I made my adaptation of sort of an island traditional melody. It did become sort of my trademark tune. Sonny Rollins
[ Actually Adapt Adaptation Become Came Did Heard Island Made Melody Mother Sort St Thomas Trademark Traditional Tune]
My mother is still battling alcoholism. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Alcoholism Battling Mother Still]
Never marry a man who hates his mother because he'll end up hating you. Jill Bennett
[ Because End Hates Hating His Man Marry Mother Never Up]
The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat. Robert Frost
[ Always Democrat Father His Mother Republican Son Toward]
You should study not only that you become a mother when your child is born, but also that you become a child. Dogen
[ Also Become Born Child Mother Only Should Study Your]
I kind of like the position of being the fair-haired savior of my mother. Patty Duke
[ Being Kind Mother Position Savior]
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love. Stevie Wonder
[ Compassion Fearlessness Flower Greatest Love Mama Mother Sweet Teacher Then]
I miss my mother very, very much. Paul Haggis
[ Miss Mother Much Very]
My mother was killed in a plane crash, so I hate travelling in planes. Death is so unexpected. I would actually rather stay at home and not go anywhere. Linda McCartney
[ Actually Anywhere Crash Death Go Hate Home Killed Mother Plane Planes Rather Stay Travelling Unexpected Would]
My grandmother made her home at Fox How under the shelter of the fells, with her four daughters, the youngest of whom was only eight when their father died. Mary A. Ward
[ Daughters Died Eight Father Fells Four Fox Grandmother Her Home How Made Only Shelter Their Under Whom Youngest]
I heard someone in opposition to reform last night criticize the president for saying it's their money. They said it's not their money; it's my mother's money. Well that's what's wrong with the system. Johnny Isakson
[ Criticize Heard Last Money Mother Night Opposition President Reform Said Saying Someone System Their Well Wrong]
I know from my constituency what is going on. Doctors that are told, begged, by mothers, 'Please don't write down that my child as asthma. Please lie and say it's bronchitis, because if you write down asthma, when my child turns 18 or 20 and has to get his or her own insurance, it will be a pre-existing condition.' Barbara Boxer
[ Asthma Because Begged Child Condition Constituency Doctors Down Get Going Her His Insurance Know Lie Mothers Own Please Say Told Turns Will Write]
There are only two things a child will share willingly; communicable diseases and its mother's age. Benjamin Spock Mom
[ Age Child Communicable Diseases Mother Only Share Things Two Will Willingly]
I want to be more successful as a mother than I am in show business. Celine Dion
[ Am Business More Mother Show Successful Than Want]
When I was four years old, my mother owned some tenements in the Bronx. Cy Coleman
[ Bronx Four Mother Old Owned Some Tenements Years]
That's the thing about Mother Nature, she really doesn't care what economic bracket you're in. Whoopi Goldberg
[ Bracket Care Economic Mother Nature Really She Thing]
My father knew the charming side of my mother, and my mother thought that he was attentive and pleasant and was an architect, which was a respectable profession, but I don't think that they actually got to know one another deeply. Christopher Durang
[ Actually Another Architect Attentive Charming Deeply Father Got Knew Know Mother Pleasant Profession Respectable Side Think Thought Which]
If a politician murders his mother, the first response of the press or of his opponents will likely be not that it was a terrible thing to do, but rather that in a statement made six years before he had gone on record as being opposed to matricide. Meg Greenfield Politics
[ Before Being First Gone Had His Likely Made Mother Murders Opponents Opposed Politician Press Rather Record Response Six Statement Terrible Thing Will Years]
The first principle of child-rearing is to choose a good mother. Christian Morgenstern
[ Choose First Good Mother Principle]
Nicolette, Kendalle, and Alexandra are my children. Their mother, Cynthia Beck, and I, love them very much. Gordon Getty
[ Beck Children Cynthia Love Mother Much Their Them Very]
Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged. Louisa May Alcott
[ Faith Happy His Mother Remains Son Unchallenged Whose]
I still went to church regularly every Sunday; that is we all went there together. I reverenced the family pew where we had assembled for so many years; and apart from that reason I hold it dear because it is associated in my memory with my mother. Pierre Loti
[ Apart Assembled Associated Because Church Dear Every Family Had Hold Many Memory Mother Pew Reason Regularly Reverenced Still Sunday Together Went Where Years]
My mother's suicide attempts were a way to release anxiety and get attention. Some of the attempts were drug reactions she didn't even remember later on. Lorna Luft
[ Anxiety Attempts Attention Even Get Later Mother Reactions Release Remember She Some Suicide Way Were]
I'm a grandmother, and a mighty proud one. Sara Paretsky
[ Grandmother Mighty Proud]
You know, that's the only good thing about divorce; you get to sleep with your mother. Clare Boothe Luce
[ Divorce Get Good Know Mother Only Sleep Thing Your]
We've accumulated a lot of things over the years and many things from our grandmother. Hopefully it'll be all right. I really don't want to cry, but I can't help it. Dorothy Fields
[ Accumulated Cry Grandmother Help Hopefully Lot Many Our Over Really Right Things Want Years]
Two days ago, I was killed in LA. CNN reported that. What if my grandmother had seen that and had a heart attack? People talk about lyrical content. There is no media responsibility. Movies, the porn industry, it has to be across the board or it's ineffective. Curtis Jackson
[ Across Ago Attack Board Cnn Content Days Grandmother Had Heart Industry Ineffective Killed La Lyrical Media Movies Reported Responsibility Seen Talk Two]
Probably my mother. She was a very compassionate woman, and always kept me on my feet. And I think part of it is just the way you are, the way you're raised. And she had the responsibility for raising me. Ed Bradley
[ Always Compassionate Feet Had Just Kept Mother Part Probably Raised Raising Responsibility She Think Very Way Woman]
My mother, whose family was heavily rabbinic, said she wanted me to continue the family tradition in the rabbinate. My father said he wanted me to be a scholar of the Talmud, but he wanted me to make my living in science. Norman Lamm
[ Continue Family Father Heavily Living Make Mother Said Scholar Science She Talmud Tradition Wanted Whose]
There is nothing to indicate any biological need for an exclusive primary bond; nothing to suggest that mothering cannot be shared by several people. H. R. Schaffer
[ Any Biological Bond Cannot Exclusive Indicate Mothering Need Nothing Primary Several Shared Suggest]
Until women learn to want economic independence, and until they work out a way to get this independence without denying themselves the joys of love and motherhood, it seems to me feminism has no roots. Crystal Eastman Equality
[ Denying Economic Feminism Get Independence Joys Learn Love Motherhood Out Roots Seems Themselves Until Want Way Without Women Work]
I grew up with a mother who, every time she saw something, would say, I'm going to look that up. And I've become that person - I've become the reference-book person. Jennifer Saunders
[ Become Every Going Grew Look Mother Person Saw Say She Something Time Up Would]
I was literally the black sheep of the family, and there were definitely moments of discomfort while my grandmother was working through her racism. Lisa Bonet
[ Black Definitely Discomfort Family Grandmother Her Literally Moments Racism Sheep Through Were While Working]
Once upon a time there was a widow who had two daughters. The elder was so much like her, both in looks and character, that whoever saw the daughter saw the mother. Charles Perrault
[ Both Character Daughter Daughters Elder Had Her Looks Mother Much Once Saw Time Two Upon Whoever Widow]
There are things coming from me that I felt I wanted to talk about. My search for my own blend of spirituality, my acknowledgement of my sexuality, my being the single mother of a young man. Ana Castillo
[ Acknowledgement Being Blend Coming Felt Man Mother Own Search Sexuality Single Spirituality Talk Things Wanted Young]
I know I can handle dramatic roles, but I don't think I should have to play a young mother on crack to prove it. Hilary Duff
[ Crack Dramatic Handle Know Mother Play Prove Roles Should Think Young]
I'm more of a guy's girl. I like having a beer in a bar, and I don't bicker or sit down and do my nails. But I have two sisters and a mother, and we're Latin, so we gossip. Zoe Saldana
[ Bar Beer Down Girl Gossip Guy Having Latin More Mother Nails Sisters Sit Two]
Mothers are the necessity of invention. Bill Watterson Mom
[ Invention Mothers Necessity]
My mother and stepfather were married 43 years, so I have watched a long marriage. I feel like I had a very good role model for that. And, you know, it's just a number. Jamie Lee Curtis
[ Feel Good Had Just Know Long Marriage Married Model Mother Number Role Stepfather Very Watched Were Years]
With whom do you argue? With a woman, of course. Not with a friend, because he accepted all your defects the moment he found you. Besides, woman is mother-have we forgotten? Marcello Mastroianni
[ Accepted Argue Because Besides Course Defects Forgotten Found Friend Moment Whom Woman Your]
Being a mother adds another emotional dimension, a feel for children that I didn't have before I had one. They were a pain before. Julie Walters
[ Adds Another Before Being Children Dimension Emotional Feel Had Mother Pain Were]
I punched my mother out once. Charles Manson
[ Mother Once Out Punched]
Even if society dictates that men and women should behave in certain ways, it is fathers and mothers who teach those ways to children not just in the words they say, but in the lives they lead. Augustus Y. Napier
[ Behave Certain Children Dictates Even Fathers Just Lead Lives Men Mothers Say Should Society Teach Those Ways Women Words]
It was a very odd household, because the grandmothers were so different. Both of them had their own pianos. So it would be duelling pianos by grandmothers. Diane Cilento
[ Because Both Different Grandmothers Had Household Odd Own Pianos Their Them Very Were Would]
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse. Rebecca West Mom
[ Being Horse Motherhood Own Strangest Thing]
I am scared of becoming a mother. Liv Tyler
[ Am Becoming Mother Scared]
My mother is probably the wisest person I've ever known. She's not schooled, she's not well read. But she has a philosophy of life that makes well-read people seem like morons. Gene Simmons
[ Ever Known Life Makes Morons Mother Person Philosophy Probably Read Schooled Seem She Well Wisest]
As a former teacher and a mother and grandmother, I know firsthand the importance of a quality education. Sue Kelly
[ Education Firsthand Former Grandmother Importance Know Mother Quality Teacher]
When this boy was brought to Dr. Young, his name being William, the same as mine, my mother was ordered to change mine to something else. This, at the time, I thought to be one of the most cruel acts that could be committed upon my rights. William Wells Brown
[ Acts Being Boy Brought Change Committed Could Cruel Dr Else His Mine Most Mother Name Ordered Rights Same Something Thought Time Upon William Young]
Dire poverty drives this mother back again to the factory (no intelligent person will say she goes willingly). Margaret Sanger
[ Again Back Dire Drives Factory Goes Intelligent Mother Person Poverty Say She Will Willingly]
Blaming mother is just a negative way of clinging to her still. Nancy Friday
[ Blaming Clinging Her Just Mother Negative Still Way]
That MySpace is the story of the year. Everyone but my mother is on it. Dane Cook
[ Everyone Mother Story Year]
The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house. Annie Leibovitz
[ Copy Designed Family Her House Mother Pictures Supposed Together Wall Were]
Hating the Yankees is as American as pizza pie, unwed mothers, and cheating on your income tax. Mike Royko
[ American Cheating Hating Income Mothers Pie Pizza Tax Yankees Your]
My Mother is Swedish and my Father is Scottish, he played for Charlton in the 1960's and was in the Army, he captained the British forces team. We then moved to S.A. because a lot of players did that at the time. Richard Gough
[ Army Because British Captained Charlton Did Father Forces Lot Mother Moved Played Players Scottish Swedish Team Then Time]
The factory that my grandmother had put under the house to produce these green men to come get me. Todd Bridges
[ Come Factory Get Grandmother Green Had House Men Produce Put These Under]
The inspiration came suddenly again to surrender to the Mother. It was quite unexpected: And so somehow I made a surrender to the Mother. Then I had an experience of overwhelming love. Waves of love sort of flowed into me. Bede Griffiths
[ Again Came Experience Flowed Had Inspiration Into Love Made Mother Overwhelming Quite Somehow Sort Suddenly Surrender Then Unexpected Waves]
When motherhood becomes the fruit of a deep yearning, not the result of ignorance or accident, its children will become the foundation of a new race. Margaret Sanger Mom
[ Accident Become Becomes Children Deep Foundation Fruit Ignorance Motherhood New Race Result Will Yearning]
There are only two families in the world, my old grandmother used to say, the Haves and the Have-nots. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Families Grandmother Old Only Say Two Used World]
I wanted to play a mother again. I thought it would be interesting to play the mother of an older child. And it was also the kind of part I've been looking for my whole career, actually, in film. You know, just to play a femme fatale who's very smart, and wicked. Sigourney Weaver
[ Actually Again Also Been Career Child Fatale Femme Film Interesting Just Kind Know Looking Mother Older Part Play Smart Thought Very Wanted Whole Wicked Would]
The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Architecture Art Civilization Mother Our Own Soul Without]
Write verse, not poetry. The public wants verse. If you have a talent for poetry, then don't by any means mother it, but try your hand at verse. Robert W. Service
[ Any Hand Means Mother Poetry Public Talent Then Try Verse Wants Write Your]
Green is my favorite. And it's my favorite because it's the color of my wife's eyes, grass, trees, life, and money, and mother earth! Casper Van Dien
[ Because Color Earth Eyes Favorite Grass Green Life Money Mother Trees Wife]
Until 45 I can play a woman in love. After 55 I can play grandmothers. But between those ten years, it is difficult for an actress. Ingrid Bergman
[ Actress After Between Difficult Grandmothers Love Play Ten Those Until Woman Years]
I've been through it all, baby, I'm mother courage. Elizabeth Taylor Mom
[ Baby Been Courage Mother Through]
My father dealt in stocks and shares and my mother also had a lot of time on her hands. Hermione Gingold
[ Also Dealt Father Had Hands Her Lot Mother Shares Stocks Time]
When you're a woman in your 40s, it's not the best time to do films, because there really aren't that many roles. Then you reach 50 and there are more roles again. Mother parts. Shirley Knight
[ Again Because Best Films Many More Mother Parts Reach Really Roles Then Time Woman Your]
My mother is my manager and so knows exactly what I do and so on. Jonathan Brandis
[ Exactly Knows Manager Mother]
I think I was well brought up, for my father and mother were of one mind regarding the care of the family. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Brought Care Family Father Mind Mother Regarding Think Up Well Were]
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands? Milton Berle
[ Come Evolution Hands How Mothers Only Really Two Works]
I stand on the shoulders of countless people, yet there is one extraordinary person who is my life aspiration - that person is my mother, Celina Sotomayor. Sonia Sotomayor
[ Aspiration Countless Extraordinary Life Mother Person Shoulders Stand Yet]
I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her. Ellen DeGeneres Mom
[ Always Animal Ask Attractive Beautiful Because Deer Go Heads Her Mother Photographs Say Such Their Think Walls Why]
The worker can unionize, go out on strike; mothers are divided from each other in homes, tied to their children by compassionate bonds; our wildcat strikes have most often taken the form of physical or mental breakdown. Adrienne Rich
[ Bonds Breakdown Children Compassionate Divided Each Form Go Homes Mental Most Mothers Often Other Our Out Physical Strike Strikes Taken Their Tied Worker]
Jigging veins of rhyming mother wits. Christopher Marlowe
[ Mother Rhyming Veins Wits]
My mother would read aloud to my father and me in the evening. She read mainly travel books. Beverly Cleary
[ Aloud Books Evening Father Mainly Mother Read She Travel Would]
I said 'Brian, no one is going to respect me as a mother after this.' He said, 'oh no, yes they will, this is a movie, don't worry about it.' But they're not. Nia Long
[ After Brian Going Mother Movie Oh Respect Said Will Worry Yes]
My mother used to wheel me about the campus when we lived in that neighborhood and, as she recounted years later, she would tell me that I would go to McGill. Rudolph A. Marcus
[ Campus Go Later Lived Mcgill Mother Neighborhood Recounted She Tell Used Wheel Would Years]
The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless is mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection. Arianna Huffington Mom
[ Become Break Cycle Doing Embrace Fastest Fearless Give Idea Imperfection Indeed Mother Perfectionism Perfectly Uncertainty Up Way]
A fluent tongue is the only thing a mother don't like her daughter to resemble her in. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
[ Daughter Fluent Her Mother Only Resemble Thing Tongue]
The truth of the matter is, you lose a parent to murder when you're 10 years old, and in fact at the time of the murder you hate your lost parent, my mother in my case. James Ellroy
[ Case Fact Hate Lose Lost Matter Mother Murder Old Parent Time Truth Years Your]
After the crash happened, I was so humiliated and embarrassed. I thought of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers, that they must hate me. Tracey Gold
[ After Against Crash Drivers Drunk Embarrassed Happened Hate Humiliated Mothers Must Thought]
At about 40, the roles started slowing down. I started getting offers to play mothers and grandmothers. Kathleen Turner
[ Down Getting Grandmothers Mothers Offers Play Roles Slowing Started]
When I was growing up, my mother would take me to plays and museums, and we'd talk about life. Those times helped shape who I became. Jill Scott
[ Became Growing Helped Life Mother Museums Plays Shape Take Talk Those Times Up Would]
For a couple of days after chemotherapy, food tastes really bland, even the best foods. I haven't been sick, but have been a little tired. I haven't lost any weight. Grete Waitz
[ After Any Been Best Bland Chemotherapy Couple Days Even Food Foods Haven Little Lost Really Sick Tastes Tired Weight]
When you have a good mother and no father, God kind of sits in. It's not enough, but it helps. Dick Gregory Mom
[ Enough Father God Good Helps Kind Mother Sits]
How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers names. Alice Walker Mom
[ How Know Mothers Must Names Our Ourselves Seems Simple Thing]
She is incredibly fit, but we remind staff that she's not just the monarch, but our mother. Prince Andrew
[ Fit Incredibly Just Monarch Mother Our Remind She Staff]
I'm a woman, a mother, a daughter, a sister. I'm a real person operating in the world. For me to discuss the most private thing feels wrong. It feels like I'm betraying myself and my children. Nicole Kidman
[ Betraying Children Daughter Discuss Feels Most Mother Myself Operating Person Private Real Sister Thing Woman World Wrong]
I am less selfish. But I am more insistent on being part of the creative experience. I find I am a better mother, lover and wife when I am writing. When my daughter was small I wasn't writing as much and I didn't miss it. Helen Slater
[ Am Being Better Creative Daughter Experience Find Insistent Less Lover Miss More Mother Much Part Selfish Small Wife Writing]
My father was a soldier and my mother was a great mover. She once counted up how many places she had lived in during the first 25 years of her marriage and it came to 20. Mary Wesley
[ Came Counted During Father First Great Had Her How Lived Many Marriage Mother Once Places She Soldier Up Years]
Winston Churchill was not entirely British. His mother was American, making Sir Winston part Iroquois Indian. Rachel Blanchard
[ American British Churchill Entirely His Indian Iroquois Making Mother Part Sir Winston]
I've written lots of songs on the piano. My mother had a piano and it was the first instrument I played. Mick Taylor
[ First Had Instrument Lots Mother Piano Played Songs Written]
It definitely puts a strain on family life - I miss them like mad. Being a working mother I've been juggling house and career from day one. I want to hold out for telly for the second half of the year. Louise Jameson
[ Been Being Career Day Definitely Family Half Hold House Juggling Life Mad Miss Mother Out Puts Second Strain Telly Them Want Working Year]
Because wherever I am today, I still owe it to God and I owe it to two men - the Honorable Elijah Muhammad and Malcolm X and of course, two very special women, my mother and my wife. Louis Farrakhan
[ Am Because Course Elijah God Honorable Malcolm Men Mother Muhammad Owe Special Still Today Two Very Wherever Wife Women]
I learned to forgive myself, and that enabled me to forgive my mother as a person. Amy Tan
[ Enabled Forgive Learned Mother Myself Person]
Beware the cute, hot guy who kind of reminds you of the parent you don't get along with: your cold, distant father who left when you were a kid or your hot-tempered mother whom you could never please. Merrill Markoe
[ Along Beware Cold Could Cute Distant Father Get Guy Hot Kid Kind Left Mother Never Parent Please Reminds Were Whom Your]
Every man must define his identity against his mother. If he does not, he just falls back into her and is swallowed up. Camille Paglia Mom
[ Against Back Define Does Every Falls Her His Identity Into Just Man Mother Must Swallowed Up]
The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all. Benjamin Spock
[ After Babies Best Bringing Children Come Conclusion Different Doing Fathers Feel Good Instinctively Methods More Mothers Studied Their Up]
This is the man my mother lived for. My career means something now because I've worked with Robert Redford. Jennifer Lopez
[ Because Career Lived Man Means Mother Now Redford Robert Something Worked]
The mob is the mother of tyrants. Diogenes
[ Mob Mother Tyrants]
I mean, if somebody said to me, junior year of college, you can go anywhere, your old man's paying for it, I'd have been gone in a flash. But I had to work. Every summer my mother would say, 'Get that job and hold on to it until August 30.' Chris Matthews
[ Anywhere August Been College Every Flash Get Go Gone Had Hold Job Junior Man Mean Mother Old Paying Said Say Somebody Summer Until Work Would Year Your]
Out of Ireland have we come, great hatred, little room, maimed us at the start. I carry from my mother's womb a fanatic heart. William Butler Yeats
[ Carry Come Fanatic Great Hatred Heart Ireland Little Maimed Mother Out Room Start Us Womb]
My mother opened a bank account for me when I made $60 on my first day of work as an extra. She's that kind of mother. Laura Dern
[ Account Bank Day Extra First Kind Made Mother Opened She Work]
I don't see a white woman. I see a black woman, even though my mother is white. Knowing that has made my life easier, I think. Halle Berry
[ Black Easier Even Knowing Life Made Mother See Think Though White Woman]
My father had not even completed high school when he started as an office boy working for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, and I am not sure that my mother completed high school. Douglass North
[ Am Boy Company Completed Even Father Had High Insurance Life Metropolitan Mother Office School Started Sure Working]
Now I have children of my own. They ask their mother what will I be. Will I be handsome, will I be rich? Jay Livingston
[ Ask Children Handsome Mother Now Own Rich Their Will]
I got to grow up with a mother who taught me to believe in me. Antonio Villaraigosa Mom
[ Believe Got Grow Mother Taught Up]
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors. Maya Angelou
[ Always College Educated Go Ignorance Illiteracy Intelligent Intolerant More Mother Must Professors Said School Some Than Unable Understanding Were]
My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles. Hedy Lamarr Beauty
[ Always Anything Aware Beautiful Called Girls Miracles Mother Never Older Plain Should Someone Sometimes Telling Them Ugly Until Weed Works]
When I was 4 my mother got divorced and we were very close to each other. I always wanted to be with her. She took me everywhere. When she went for dinner with friends or when they had meetings at the tennis club, I was always there. Martina Hingis
[ Always Close Club Dinner Divorced Each Everywhere Friends Got Had Her Meetings Mother Other She Tennis Took Very Wanted Went Were]
I got nothing. I got my shoes and my pants. I'm staying with a friend. I stop by my mother's every once in a while to get my calls. I don't want to be anywhere anybody can find me. Marc Wallice
[ Anybody Anywhere Calls Every Find Friend Get Got Mother Nothing Once Pants Shoes Staying Stop Want While]
I had the luck that my parents educated me in three languages. With my mother I spoke Dutch, with my father Italian, and in the school I learned German. But my host language is Italian. Michelle Hunziker
[ Dutch Educated Father German Had Host Italian Language Languages Learned Luck Mother Parents School Spoke Three]
Babies don't need fathers, but mothers do. Someone who is taking care of a baby needs to be taken care of. Amy Heckerling Dad
[ Babies Baby Care Fathers Mothers Need Needs Someone Taken Taking]
I suppose you could say my father's world was Thomas Hardy and my mother's D.H. Lawrence. Seamus Heaney
[ Could Father Hardy Lawrence Mother Say Suppose Thomas World]
Necessity... the mother of invention. Plato
[ Invention Mother Necessity]
Moreover, resolving the mother of all problems - the Israeli-Palestinian question - requires cooperation between Europe and the U.S. Romano Prodi
[ Between Cooperation Europe Israeli-Palestinian Moreover Mother Problems Question Requires Resolving]
Invention is the mother of necessity. Thorstein Veblen
[ Invention Mother Necessity]
Then my mother was taken ill and died and my father took me to St. Mary's. Desmond Dekker
[ Died Father Ill Mary Mother St Taken Then Took]
Oh, I started out young. They handed me a cotton sack when I was about 8 years old. Give me a little small one, tell me to fill it up. I never did like the farm but I was out there with my grandmother, didn't want to get away from around her too far. Muddy Waters
[ Around Away Cotton Did Far Farm Fill Get Give Grandmother Handed Her Little Never Oh Old Out Sack Small Started Tell Too Up Want Years Young]
So although women can do anything that men can't do, they can also do something that men can't do, and that is mother their children. Pat Boone
[ Also Although Anything Children Men Mother Something Their Women]
My first day in Chicago, September 4, 1983. I set foot in this city, and just walking down the street, it was like roots, like the motherland. I knew I belonged here. Oprah Winfrey
[ Belonged Chicago City Day Down First Foot Here Just Knew Motherland Roots September Set Street Walking]
Education is the mother of leadership. Wendell Willkie
[ Education Leadership Mother]
I probably spend more time with my kids than the average stay-at-home mother. Kirstie Alley
[ Average Kids More Mother Probably Spend Stay-At-Home Than Time]
When I was eight years old I went to visit my brother who was working on a movie of the week with my mother and I saw how much fun he was having and I decided I wanted to try it too. Mackenzie Astin
[ Brother Decided Eight Fun Having How Mother Movie Much Old Saw Too Try Visit Wanted Week Went Working Years]
My mother is Ukrainian. She immigrated to the U.S. from Canada as a child. Bob Schaffer
[ Canada Child Mother She Ukrainian]
There's no doubt that becoming a mother was the greatest thing I'll ever do. Kim Basinger
[ Becoming Doubt Ever Greatest Mother Thing]
This universe can very well be expressed in words and syllables which are not those of one's mother tongue. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Expressed Mother Syllables Those Tongue Universe Very Well Which Words]
Sarah will talk to me about someone and I don't know who she's talking about, but if she talks to my mother, the two of them will know exactly - and across several generations, too. Prince Andrew
[ Across Exactly Generations Know Mother Sarah Several She Someone Talk Talking Talks Them Too Two Will]
Mother's taste was eclectic and ranged from the ancient world to the contemporary from Europe to the U.S. David Rockefeller
[ Ancient Contemporary Eclectic Europe Mother Ranged Taste World]
The less I behave like Whistler's mother the night before, the more I look like her the morning after. Tallulah Bankhead
[ After Before Behave Her Less Look More Morning Mother Night Whistler]
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his. Oscar Wilde
[ Become Does His Man Mothers Their Tragedy Women]
I was brought up by an Episcopalian father and Presbyterian mother in nondenominational Army chapels all over the world and never really had much religious experience. Sally Quinn
[ Army Brought Episcopalian Experience Father Had Mother Much Never Over Presbyterian Really Religious Up World]
I always sang when I was little and my father, who was a great influence on me, also had a wonderful voice. He and my mother really encouraged me to sing and play the piano. They were always very supportive. Judy Collins
[ Also Always Encouraged Father Great Had Influence Little Mother Piano Play Really Sang Sing Supportive Very Voice Were Wonderful]
Then my mother had several strokes and my father, who was 85, couldn't handle it, so Donna came back and we went through the same thing here. She lives in Mill Valley; her group is organizing this event. Sally Quinn
[ Back Came Donna Event Father Group Had Handle Her Here Lives Mill Mother Organizing Same Several She Strokes Then Thing Through Valley Went]
A society deadened by a smothering network of laws while finding release in moral chaos is not likely to be either happy or stable. Robert Bork
[ Chaos Either Finding Happy Laws Likely Moral Network Release Society Stable While]
It took one human error to take my leg and one human error to take my mother's. Heather Mills
[ Error Human Leg Mother Take Took]
I had a very strong-willed mother, who I totally adored. She was always in control of her life. Jan de Bont
[ Adored Always Control Had Her Life Mother She Strong-Willed Totally Very]
There shall be no slave in your home, male or female: Least of all the mother of your son. Franz Grillparzer
[ Female Home Least Male Mother Shall Slave Son Your]
Ignorance is the mother of admiration. George Chapman
[ Admiration Ignorance Mother]
My mother raised three children on her own and my dad was a doctor working 16 hours a day. Christopher Meloni
[ Children Dad Day Doctor Her Hours Mother Own Raised Three Working]
If I were like your mother, I would be a woman. Ryan Stiles
[ Mother Were Woman Would Your]
My mother also had us take piano lessons, and this had a similar effect. I hated those lessons, but I now play regularly for pleasure and have even tried my hand at composing. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Also Composing Effect Even Had Hand Hated Lessons Mother Now Piano Play Pleasure Regularly Similar Take Those Tried Us]
Geisha because when I was living in Japan, I met a fellow whose mother was a geisha, and I thought that was kind of fascinating and ended up reading about the subject just about the same time I was getting interested in writing fiction. Arthur Golden
[ Because Ended Fascinating Fellow Fiction Geisha Getting Interested Japan Just Kind Living Met Mother Reading Same Subject Thought Time Up Whose Writing]
I always read all these books about the slaves. My mother is very educated. My father would talk to us like we were grown men. We never knew what he was talking about half the time. Wynton Marsalis
[ Always Books Educated Father Grown Half Knew Men Mother Never Read Slaves Talk Talking These Time Us Very Were Would]
Mothers don't let your daughters grow up to be models unless you're present. Janice Dickinson Mom
[ Daughters Grow Models Mothers Present Unless Up Your]
My mother bought a piano, put it in the front room, and I just started writing my songs. Joan Armatrading
[ Bought Front Just Mother Piano Put Room Songs Started Writing]
I believe every child has the right to a mother and a father. Men and women are not the same. That's not to say they're not entitled to equal rights, but they are not the same. Mark Davis
[ Believe Child Entitled Equal Every Father Men Mother Right Rights Same Say Women]
My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education. John H. Johnson Parenting
[ Believed Education Faith Great Had Hard Influence Justice Life Mother Passionately She Strong Triumph Ultimate Work]
The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny. Albert Ellis
[ Best Blame Control Decide Destiny Ecology Life Mother Ones Own President Problems Realize Them Which Years Your]
No country in history ever sent mothers of toddlers off to fight enemy soldiers until the United States did this in the Iraq war. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Country Did Enemy Ever Fight History Iraq Mothers Off Sent Soldiers States United Until War]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer. John Sebastian
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
My mother would take groups of students to different countries and always brought us along, so by the time I was 10, I had been to Russia, China, Nicaragua and several other countries. Eliza Dushku
[ Along Always Been Brought China Countries Different Groups Had Mother Nicaragua Other Russia Several Students Take Time Us Would]
My mother couldn't have been happier when I said I was moving to New York. Victor Garber
[ Been Happier Mother Moving New Said York]
The worst feature of a new baby is its mother's singing. Kin Hubbard
[ Baby Feature Mother New Singing Worst]
Among the best traitors Ireland has ever had, Mother Church ranks at the very top, a massive obstacle in the path to equality and freedom. She has been a force for conservatism... to ward off threats to her own security and influence. Bernadette Devlin
[ Among Been Best Church Conservatism Equality Ever Force Freedom Had Her Influence Ireland Massive Mother Obstacle Off Own Path Ranks Security She Threats Top Traitors Very Ward]
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Children God Hearts Lips Little Mother Name]
With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood. Isadora Duncan Mom
[ Glory Motherhood Pay Price]
Later, my father died up in Marysville. So, my mother and I got in the car and came down to Hollywood. Marc Davis
[ Came Car Died Down Father Got Hollywood Later Mother Up]
There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing. Billy Sunday Mom
[ Art Mother Nothing Sing Songs Used World]
My mother wanted us to understand that the tragedies of your life one day have the potential to be comic stories the next. Nora Ephron
[ Comic Day Life Mother Next Potential Stories Tragedies Understand Us Wanted Your]
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. Laurence Sterne
[ Both Bound Duty Either Equally Father Had Indeed Minded Mother Them Were Wish]
I heard Yiddish when my father's family came to the house, which was as seldom as my mother could arrange it. Joseph Greenberg
[ Arrange Came Could Family Father Heard House Mother Seldom Which Yiddish]
Michael Jackson has some contact with his mother. I know she is involved with the children. Martin Bashir
[ Children Contact His Involved Jackson Know Michael Mother She Some]
My father was a farmer and my mother was a farmer, but, my childhood was very good. I am very grateful for my childhood, because it was full of gladness and good humanity. Roberto Benigni Parenting
[ Am Because Childhood Farmer Father Full Gladness Good Grateful Humanity Mother Very]
I want to thank my mother and my father for teaching me to have a dream. You are seeing my dream come true. Louise Fletcher
[ Come Dream Father Mother Seeing Teaching Thank True Want]
So, babies are taken from their mothers because they get temporarily insane and it's not the mother's fault. This is the thing: they shouldn't feel ashamed. They didn't cause this. It is not something they did to themselves. Marie Osmond
[ Ashamed Babies Because Cause Did Fault Feel Get Insane Mother Mothers Something Taken Temporarily Their Themselves Thing]
I wish I had a great relationship with my mother. Chely Wright
[ Great Had Mother Relationship Wish]
My parents never told us that our great-grandmothers had been slaves. Constance Baker Motley
[ Been Had Never Our Parents Slaves Told Us]
The mother's battle for her child with sickness, with poverty, with war, with all the forces of exploitation and callousness that cheapen human life needs to become a common human battle, waged in love and in the passion for survival. Adrienne Rich
[ Battle Become Callousness Cheapen Child Common Exploitation Forces Her Human Life Love Mother Needs Passion Poverty Sickness Survival Waged War]
I had a mixture, my father was a career army man and my mother was a writer. Bill Griffith
[ Army Career Father Had Man Mixture Mother Writer]
Music was around in my family in two ways. My mother would occasionally sing to me, but I was mostly stimulated by the classical music my father had left behind. I had an ear for music, I suppose, so that's what began my interest in music. Tom Glazer
[ Around Began Behind Classical Ear Family Father Had Interest Left Mostly Mother Music Occasionally Sing Stimulated Suppose Two Ways Would]
I was happy, I wasn't beaten, and I lacked nothing. But it wasn't what people expect - it was very much sort of pinching and scraping. I don't know how my mother did it. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Beaten Did Expect Happy How Know Lacked Mother Much Nothing Pinching Scraping Sort Very]
Sameness is the mother of disgust, variety the cure. Petrarch
[ Cure Disgust Mother Sameness Variety]
My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company. Christie Hefner Mom
[ Company Could Even Larger Mother Run Thinks]
An uncle gave me a side drum and my mother decided I should have lessons. Humphrey Lyttelton
[ Decided Drum Gave Lessons Mother Should Side Uncle]
The poet speaks to all men of that other life of theirs that they have smothered and forgotten. Edith Sitwell
[ Forgotten Life Men Other Poet Speaks Theirs]
It's my mother's engagement ring so I thought it was quite nice because obviously she's not going to be around to share any of the fun and excitement of it all - this was my way of keeping her close to it all. Prince William
[ Any Around Because Close Engagement Excitement Fun Going Her Keeping Mother Nice Obviously Quite Ring Share She Thought Way]
Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals, especially in the more thoughtful men, which makes them dissatisfied with their own lot and envious of another s. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Another Dissatisfied Envious Especially Evil Hearts Lot Makes Men More Mortals Mother Nature Own Seed Several Sown Stepmother Than Their Them Thoughtful Ways Which]
I have a role now that I think becomes me. I am a grandmother. Gene Tierney
[ Am Becomes Grandmother Now Role Think]
But I was very, very unhappy because my mother was very charming and generous, but to me, very dominating. Beatrice Wood
[ Because Charming Dominating Generous Mother Unhappy Very]
Never does one feel oneself so utterly helpless as in trying to speak comfort for great bereavement. I will not try it. Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother. Jules Renard
[ Bereavement Comfort Comforter Does Feel Great Helpless Loss Mother Never Oneself Only Speak Time Try Trying Utterly Will]
Mothers - especially single mothers - are heroic in their efforts to raise our nation's children, but men must also take responsibility for their children and recognize the impact they have on their families' well-being. Evan Bayh Parenting
[ Also Children Efforts Especially Families Heroic Impact Men Mothers Must Nation Our Raise Recognize Responsibility Single Take Their Well-Being]
They said I was a married mother of two but the record sounded like an indie album and they didn't know how to market it! This country is incredibly sexist, as is the music and media industry. Siobhan Fahey
[ Album Country How Incredibly Indie Industry Know Market Married Media Mother Music Record Said Sexist Sounded Two]
My mother gave me singing lessons; that was totally painful, because I couldn't do what she wanted to hear. She used to say: there's more there, there's more voice but I just didn't want to give it to her. Linda Lavin
[ Because Gave Give Hear Her Just Lessons More Mother Painful Say She Singing Totally Used Voice Want Wanted]
On December 17, 1984, I had surgery to remove two inches of my left lung due to pneumonia. After two hours of surgery the doctors told my mother I had AIDS. Ryan White
[ After Aids December Doctors Due Had Hours Inches Left Lung Mother Pneumonia Remove Surgery Told Two]
Oh yeah, I believe in God. I think there's much more evidence that there is a God than that there isn't. I don't believe that Mother Theresa and Hitler go to the same place. David Zucker
[ Believe Evidence Go God Hitler More Mother Much Oh Place Same Than Theresa Think Yeah]
When Courtney's mother and I first separated I tried to be Disney Dad, showering her with gifts, trips and then I snapped out of it. You don't have to try to impress your kids. If they're not getting what they need from you, they will let you know. Al Roker
[ Courtney Dad Disney First Getting Gifts Her Impress Kids Know Mother Need Out Separated Showering Snapped Then Tried Trips Try Will Your]
Well, I was about six or seven, and my mother and father separated. David Dinkins
[ Father Mother Separated Seven Six Well]
If I get the forty additional years statisticians say are likely coming to me, I could fit in at least one, maybe two new lifetimes. Sad that only one of those lifetimes can include being the mother of young children. Anna Quindlen
[ Additional Being Children Coming Could Fit Forty Get Include Least Lifetimes Likely Maybe Mother New Only Sad Say Statisticians Those Two Years Young]
When my father was arrested, we didn't know where they had him. My mother found him at the house of torture. It was called Villa Triste. Oriana Fallaci
[ Arrested Called Father Found Had Him House Know Mother Torture Villa Where]
Her godmother simply touched her with her wand, and, at the same moment, her clothes were turned into cloth of gold and silver, all decked with jewels. Charles Perrault
[ Cloth Clothes Godmother Gold Her Into Jewels Moment Same Silver Simply Touched Turned Wand Were]
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy. Rudyard Kipling
[ Clergy Mother Ounce Pound Worth]
People in cities may forget the soil for as long as a hundred years, but Mother Nature's memory is long and she will not let them forget indefinitely. Henry Cantwell Wallace Nature
[ Cities Forget Hundred Indefinitely Long May Memory Mother Nature She Soil Them Will Years]
A man never sees all that his mother has been to him until it's too late to let her know that he sees it. William Dean Howells
[ Been Her Him His Know Late Man Mother Never Sees Too Until]
I wasn't actually trained by my mother, she said she never taught me but she was a great singer herself and I can't remember when I didn't listen to her sing and imitate her. Joan Sutherland
[ Actually Great Her Herself Imitate Listen Mother Never Remember Said She Sing Singer Taught Trained]
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. John Forbes Nash, Jr.
[ Because Before Born Could Died Good Grandfather Grandmother Had House How Memories Never Old Piano Play Saw She]
My mother wasn't rational those last years; if she had been, she would have been horrified by her own behavior. Lorna Luft
[ Been Behavior Had Her Horrified Last Mother Own Rational She Those Would Years]
My mother's studies stopped with the third year of primary school, my father with the first. They taught me a deep sense of duty. But nobody was involved in politics in my family. Emma Bonino
[ Deep Duty Family Father First Involved Mother Nobody Politics Primary School Sense Stopped Studies Taught Third Year]
My mother is a singer, still performs today; she's a jazz singer. Jan Hammer
[ Jazz Mother Performs She Singer Still Today]
Many working mothers feel guilty about not being at home. And when they are there, they wish it could be perfect. This pressure to make every minute happy puts working parents in a bind when it comes to setting limits and modifying behavior. Cathy Rindner Tempelsman
[ Behavior Being Bind Comes Could Every Feel Guilty Happy Home Limits Make Many Minute Modifying Mothers Parents Perfect Pressure Puts Setting Wish Working]
I was not a classic mother. But my kids were never palmed off to boarding school. So, I didn't bake cookies. You can buy cookies, but you can't buy love. Raquel Welch
[ Bake Boarding Buy Classic Cookies Kids Love Mother Never Off School Were]
Any film I see at two o'clock in afternoon with my mother seems to cast a strange spell that means we both come out sobbing. Jane Birkin
[ Afternoon Any Both Cast Clock Come Film Means Mother Out See Seems Spell Strange Two]
Well, I certainly was exposed to and learned to appreciate the work of great directors early on. As a kid, my mother used to take me to see really interesting arty films in Los Angeles. Jodie Foster
[ Angeles Appreciate Certainly Directors Early Exposed Films Great Interesting Kid Learned Los Mother Really See Take Used Well Work]
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. Robert Browning Mom
[ Begins Ends Love Motherhood]
None of my own experiences ever finds its way into my work. However, the stages of my life - motherhood, middle age, etc. - often influence my subject matter. Anne Tyler
[ Age Etc Ever Experiences Finds However Influence Into Life Matter Middle Motherhood None Often Own Stages Subject Way Work]
In the beginning, my mother humored me when I told her I wanted to be a reporter. Jessica Savitch
[ Beginning Her Mother Reporter Told Wanted]
I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood. Susie Bright Parenting
[ Child Childhood Had Healing Idea Mothering Own Sadness Would]
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. Abraham Lincoln Mom
[ Always Followed Life Mother Prayers Remember]
I have very happy memories of fairy tales. My mother used to take me to the library in Toronto to check out the fairy tales. And she was an actress, so she used to act out for me the different characters in all these fairy tales. Mike Myers
[ Act Actress Characters Check Different Fairy Happy Library Memories Mother Out She Take Tales These Toronto Used Very]
Let's take care of mothers and infants first, and then let's see what's left over for everybody over 50. I'm over 50. If I get sick, I would rather have money spent on children before it's spent on me. Richard Dooling
[ Before Care Children Everybody First Get Infants Left Money Mothers Over Rather See Sick Spent Take Then Would]
Fear is the mother of foresight. Thomas Hardy
[ Fear Foresight Mother]
My mother had taken me to photographer Paul Hesse, who used some of my pictures on magazine covers. Margaret O'Brien
[ Covers Had Magazine Mother Paul Photographer Pictures Some Taken Used]
I do not like broccoli. And I haven't liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I'm President of the United States and I'm not going to eat any more broccoli. George H. W. Bush
[ Any Broccoli Eat Going Haven Kid Liked Little Made More Mother President Since States United]
Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the career ladder nonexistent. Barbara Ehrenreich Mom
[ Ago Brash Career Century Ever Feminists Ladder Lousy Moral Motherhood Nobody Nonexistent Out Pay Pedestal Pointed Putting Some Take Thought Until]
My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage. Clay Aiken Mom
[ Achieve Courage Dreams Lacked Mother Our Power Taught]
Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood? Emma Goldman Mom
[ Anything Criminal Function Glorified Indeed Morality More Mother Motherhood Our Picture Sacred Terrible Than Victim]
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother. Abraham Lincoln Mom
[ Am Angel Mother Owe]
That satisfied me until I began to figure that if God loved all his children equally, why did he bother about my red hat and let other people lose their fathers and mothers for always? Frances Farmer
[ Always Began Bother Children Did Equally Fathers Figure God Hat His Lose Loved Mothers Other Red Satisfied Their Until Why]
It's the sense of what family is at the dinner table. It was the joy of knowing mother was in the kitchen making our favorite dish. I wish more people would do this and recall the joy of life. Paul Prudhomme
[ Dinner Dish Family Favorite Joy Kitchen Knowing Life Making More Mother Our Recall Sense Table Wish Would]
My mother gave lots of good advice and had a lot to say. As you get older, you realize everything she said was true. Lenny Kravitz
[ Advice Everything Gave Get Good Had Lot Lots Mother Older Realize Said Say She True]
What are Raphael's Madonnas but the shadow of a mother's love, fixed in permanent outline forever? Thomas Wentworth
[ Fixed Forever Love Mother Outline Permanent Raphael Shadow]
There were people I know that got upset that I kiss people. I kiss them for luck and love, that's all. That's what my mother did to me. Richard Dawson
[ Did Got Kiss Know Love Luck Mother Them Upset Were]
It was pretty awful for us children because we never really knew the local children. Mother was keen for us to learn languages, so our travels took us to France and Italy, as well as the West Country. Mary Wesley
[ Awful Because Children Country France Italy Keen Knew Languages Learn Local Mother Never Our Pretty Really Took Travels Us Well West]
I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That's why people love me. Art Linkletter Mom
[ American Bible Dogs Fearlessly Flag Love Motherhood Small Stand Why]
I played with dolls until I was 15. My mother encouraged it because my older sister got married when she was 15, so Mom thought that the longer I stayed with dolls, the better. Linda Evans
[ Because Better Dolls Encouraged Got Longer Married Mom Mother Older Played She Sister Stayed Thought Until]
It gradually dawned upon me that there was no one more difficult to please than my mother. Georg Brandes
[ Dawned Difficult Gradually More Mother Please Than Upon]
Mother Nature made me the way I am, and I should be happy. Karolina Kurkova
[ Am Happy Made Mother Nature Should Way]
What in heaven's name is strange about a grandmother dancing nude? I'll bet lots of grandmothers do it. Sally Rand
[ Bet Dancing Grandmother Grandmothers Heaven Lots Name Nude Strange]
My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent. Ruth Bader Ginsburg
[ Her Independent Lady Meant Mother Own Person Told Your]
Well I'm a third-generation musician. My Grandfather's a musician and my father and mother were both musicians and so I'm a musician. It was just natural that I should be a musician 'cause I was born into the family. Sam Rivers
[ Born Both Cause Family Father Grandfather Into Just Mother Musician Musicians Natural Should Well Were]
First of all, returning from motherhood, I was looking for something lighter, and I wasn't as much attracted to Kate as I was to the relationship between the two people. Tea Leoni
[ Attracted Between First Kate Lighter Looking Motherhood Much Relationship Returning Something Two]
Mother goddesses are just as silly a notion as father gods. If a revival of the myths of these cults gives woman emotional satisfaction, it does so at the price of obscuring the real conditions of life. This is why they were invented in the first place. Angela Carter
[ Conditions Cults Does Emotional Father First Gives Goddesses Gods Invented Just Life Mother Myths Notion Place Price Real Revival Satisfaction Silly These Were Why Woman]
No one knew me until I met my wife Lulu. Lulu's mother used to ask, Which one is Maurice? For six months she thought Lulu was dating Barry. Maurice Gibb
[ Ask Barry Dating Knew Lulu Maurice Met Months Mother She Six Thought Until Used Which Wife]
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. Benjamin Disraeli Success
[ Diligence Fortune Good Mother]
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness - to save oneself trouble. Agatha Christie
[ Also Arises Directly Idleness Invention Laziness Mother Necessity Oneself Opinion Possibly Save Think Trouble]
God hears a mother's prayer. Victoria Gotti
[ God Hears Mother Prayer]
The Vatican is against surrogate mothers. Good thing they didn't have that rule when Jesus was born. Elayne Boosler Mom
[ Against Born Good Jesus Mothers Rule Surrogate Thing Vatican]
When I go home my mother still makes me take out the garbage. Nomar Garciaparra
[ Garbage Go Home Makes Mother Out Still Take]
There was one very special scene at the end of the film. My character, Zhao Di, has been sick. She wakes up and her mother tells her that the man she loves has come back from the city and had spent the day by her bedside. Zhang Ziyi
[ Back Bedside Been Character City Come Day Di End Film Had Her Loves Man Mother Scene She Sick Special Spent Tells Up Very Wakes]
Water is life's matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
[ Life Matrix Matter Medium Mother Water Without]
The only thing that seems eternal and natural in motherhood is ambivalence. Jane Lazarre
[ Ambivalence Eternal Motherhood Natural Only Seems Thing]
I wanted to make a human monster. His name is Coffin Baby. The idea is based on a group of people from Pasadena whose names I can't mention. His mother died and during the funeral, this baby came out of her in the coffin. Tobe Hooper
[ Baby Based Came Coffin Died During Funeral Group Her His Human Idea Make Mention Monster Mother Name Names Out Pasadena Wanted Whose]
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own. Aristotle Mom
[ Because Certain Children Fathers Fonder More Mothers Own Than Their]
And it came to me, and I knew what I had to have before my soul would rest. I wanted to belong - to belong to my mother. And in return - I wanted my mother to belong to me. Gloria Vanderbilt
[ Before Belong Came Had Knew Mother Rest Return Soul Wanted Would]
I had a little insight into life that most kids probably didn't have. My mother was a schoolteacher, and my father was a social worker. Through his eyes I saw the underside of society. Charles Kuralt
[ Eyes Father Had His Insight Into Kids Life Little Most Mother Probably Saw Schoolteacher Social Society Through Worker]
The mother must socialize her daughter to become subordinate to men, and if her daughter challenges patriarchal norms, the mother is likely to defend the patriarchal structures against her own daughters. Carol P. Christ
[ Against Become Challenges Daughter Daughters Defend Her Likely Men Mother Must Norms Own Patriarchal Socialize Structures Subordinate]
Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature. Harold Coffin Age
[ Age Awkward Catching Father Middle Mother Nature Period Starts Time Up]
I would write plays for my grandmother, who was stone deaf, my mother and the dog, that was our audience. Jayne Meadows
[ Audience Deaf Dog Grandmother Mother Our Plays Stone Would Write]
A mother's got to be there to raise the children. That's all there is to it. I feel badly for those mothers who work hard, and can't do it all the time. Eric Braeden
[ Badly Children Feel Got Hard Mother Mothers Raise Those Time Work]
They took my mother's stomach out six months ago. Dave Eggers
[ Ago Months Mother Out Six Stomach Took]
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding. Erma Bombeck
[ Become Compassion Judgment Mother Slowly Turns Understanding Until Your]
I don't think children's inner feelings have changed. They still want a mother and father in the very same house; they want places to play. Beverly Cleary Parenting
[ Changed Children Father Feelings House Inner Mother Places Play Same Still Think Very Want]
Basically it's the core story. About a guy having an affair with the mother of the girl he falls in love with. Buck Henry
[ Affair Basically Core Falls Girl Guy Having Love Mother Story]
I loved my mother, she's a good girl. Charles Manson
[ Girl Good Loved Mother She]
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor. Jackie Kennedy
[ Becomes Editor Encouragement Expect Kind Love Mother Your]
I was about 11 when my mother brought me this karaoke machine and I was really into it back then, but about 4 or 5 years ago is when I started printing up my own music, going to the studio and doing my own thing. Obie Trice
[ Ago Back Brought Doing Going Into Machine Mother Music Own Printing Really Started Studio Then Thing Up Years]
I sang a song at my sister's wedding. My mother forced me into that, too. But that one felt all right. Adam Sandler
[ Felt Forced Into Mother Right Sang Sister Song Too Wedding]
My mother listened to all the news from the camp during the strike. She said little, especially when my father or the men who worked for him were about I remember her instinctive and unhesitating sympathy for the miners. Agnes Smedley
[ Camp During Especially Father Her Him Instinctive Listened Little Men Miners Mother News Remember Said She Strike Sympathy Were Worked]
Mother's interest in contemporary American artists emerged during the 1920s. David Rockefeller
[ American Artists Contemporary During Emerged Interest Mother]
Motherhood is... difficult and... rewarding. Gloria Estefan Mom
[ Difficult Motherhood Rewarding]
No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly. Miguel de Cervantes Parenting
[ Children Fathers Mothers Own Their Think Ugly]
I appeal to you, my friends, as mothers: are you willing to enslave your children? You stare back with horror and indignation at such questions. But why, if slavery is not wrong to those upon whom it is imposed? Angelina Grimke
[ Appeal Back Children Enslave Friends Horror Imposed Indignation Mothers Questions Slavery Stare Such Those Upon Whom Why Willing Wrong Your]
My mother wanted me to be a concert pianist. Bernie Worrell
[ Concert Mother Pianist Wanted]
I'm a grandmother with dogs and nice friends here in the Rocky mountains. Ever see the movie A River Runs Through It? That's where I live. It's beautiful, no two ways about it. Margot Kidder
[ Beautiful Dogs Ever Friends Grandmother Here Live Mountains Movie Nice River Rocky Runs See Through Two Ways Where]
That's so different in Hong Kong when I'm using my own mother language, I can treat the line in one thousand different ways, with many different reactions. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Different Hong Kong Language Line Many Mother Own Reactions Thousand Treat Using Ways]
My grandmother valued even the smallest of things. Koichi Tanaka
[ Even Grandmother Smallest Things Valued]
She was a genius, my mother. Sally Kirkland
[ Genius Mother She]
My mother would not talk to me for weeks, would not stay under my roof for as long as I was married to Oleg. Gene Tierney
[ Long Married Mother Roof Stay Talk Under Weeks Would]
I enjoyed my grandparents very much. My mother and father would always allow me to stay with them. Dominic Chianese
[ Allow Always Enjoyed Father Grandparents Mother Much Stay Them Very Would]
For when a child is born the mother also is born again. Gilbert Parker
[ Again Also Born Child Mother]
Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials. Meryl Streep Mom
[ Effect Essentials Everything Gets Motherhood Reduced Very]
So I told Robert from the start that if we couldn't get Charles and Max to take part, but especially Charles, that I didn't want to make the film. So would he call his mother and talk to Charles and see if Charles would at all be interested. Terry Zwigoff
[ Call Charles Especially Film Get His Interested Make Max Mother Part Robert See Start Take Talk Told Want Would]
Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly. Ambrose Bierce Mom
[ Child Chilly Feeling Garment Mother Sweater Worn]
I realized that, while I would never be my mother nor have her life, the lesson she had left me was that it was possible to love and care for a man and still have at your core a strength so great that you never even needed to put it on display. Anna Quindlen
[ Care Core Display Even Great Had Her Left Lesson Life Love Man Mother Needed Never Nor Possible Put Realized She Still Strength While Would Your]
I am Mother Jones. The Government can't take my life and you can't take my arm, but you can take my suitcase. Mary Harris Jones
[ Am Arm Government Jones Life Mother Suitcase Take]
If I wasn't bound to Brooklyn, due to my own personal reasons like taking care of my mother and the fact that this is where the band is based, I would probably move to Iceland. Peter Steele
[ Band Based Bound Brooklyn Care Due Fact Iceland Mother Move Own Personal Probably Reasons Taking Where Would]
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. Yancy Butler
[ Broadway Family General Grandfather Manager Mother Neil Production Shows Side Simon Theatre Vega]
David Stern should get with the mothers of the NBA and let the moms decide what the dress code should be. I asked my mother if I could wear a chain, and she told me yeah. So I do stuff that my parents allow me to do. Shaquille O'Neal
[ Allow Asked Chain Code Could David Decide Dress Get Moms Mother Mothers Nba Parents She Should Stern Stuff Told Wear Yeah]
My mother had been a country and western singer but when she moved out to Hollywood found it very difficult to get work so when I was born they put me into dance classes and singing classes as soon as I could walk actually. Morgan Brittany
[ Actually Been Born Classes Could Country Dance Difficult Found Get Had Hollywood Into Mother Moved Out Put She Singer Singing Soon Very Walk Western Work]
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people. Noam Chomsky
[ Aliens Control Crime Fear Immigrants Increase More Mothers Welfare]
I never thought to myself, I'm going to grow up and fall in love with a man or I'm going to fall in love with a woman because my mother is a lesbian. Ally Sheedy
[ Because Fall Going Grow Lesbian Love Man Mother Myself Never Thought Up Woman]
My mother always taught me, even my dad, just never let other people's opinions of you shape your opinion of yourself. And I never have and I never will. Ruben Studdard
[ Always Dad Even Just Mother Never Opinion Opinions Other Shape Taught Will Your Yourself]
Neurotics build castles in the air, psychotics live in them. My mother cleans them. Rita Rudner
[ Air Build Castles Cleans Live Mother Neurotics Psychotics Them]
Changing a diaper is a lot like getting a present from your grandmother - you're not sure what you've got but you're pretty sure you're not going to like it. Jeff Foxworthy
[ Changing Diaper Getting Going Got Grandmother Lot Present Pretty Sure Your]
My mother brought me magicians and witches, because I was very ugly, really revolting. So she thought somebody had put a spell on me - this is the truth - so she made me drink some horrible terrifying potions, for year. Roberto Benigni
[ Because Brought Drink Had Horrible Made Magicians Mother Put Really Revolting She Some Somebody Spell Terrifying Thought Truth Ugly Very Witches Year]
As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. Coincidentally, so did my brother. My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket, so to speak: she gave me a younger brother named Russell, who taught me what was meant by "survival of the fittest." Bill Cosby
[ Basket Brother Child Did Discovered Eggs Examining Fittest Gave Her Meant Mother Named Out Past Put Russell She Speak Started Survival Taught Younger]
My mother had been educated at a convent, and she had been converted to communism by my father during Stalin's most rampant period, at the beginning of the 1930s. So she had two gods, God in heaven and god on earth. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Been Beginning Communism Convent Converted During Earth Educated Father God Gods Had Heaven Most Mother Period Rampant She Stalin Two]
My father was an immigrant from Russia and my mother was first generation. Arthur Rock
[ Father First Generation Immigrant Mother Russia]
If Romeo and Juliet make a tragedy of it nowadays, they have only to blame their own mismanagement, for the world is with them as it has never been before, and all sensible fathers and mothers know it. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Been Before Blame Fathers Juliet Know Make Mismanagement Mothers Never Nowadays Only Own Romeo Sensible Their Them Tragedy World]
To my father, business was the highest calling, but to my mother, medicine was the top profession. William Standish Knowles
[ Business Calling Father Highest Medicine Mother Profession Top]
Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter's mouth. Victoria Secunda
[ Come Daughter Few Haunting Hearing Moments Motherhood Mouth Out Own Rank Words Your]
I am a grandmother now, and that means age is creeping on, creeping on. Lillie Langtry
[ Age Am Creeping Grandmother Means Now]
There are people and nations, Mother, that I would like to say to you by name. I entrust them to you in silence, I entrust them to you in the way that you know best. Pope John Paul II
[ Best Entrust Know Mother Name Nations Say Silence Them Way Would]
My mother was a regular church-goer and was very tolerant. Emma Bonino
[ Mother Regular Tolerant Very]
My mother was right: When you've got nothing left, all you can do is get into silk underwear and start reading Proust. Jane Birkin
[ Get Got Into Left Mother Nothing Proust Reading Right Silk Start Underwear]
I felt that the best I could do for my father, and the best I could do for myself, and my mother and my family was to stay open to the experience, and learn whatever I could at every step of the way as it was going on. Patti Davis
[ Best Could Every Experience Family Father Felt Going Learn Mother Myself Open Stay Step Way Whatever]
My mother was a phoenix who always expected to rise from the ashes of her latest disaster. She loved being Judy Garland. Lorna Luft
[ Always Ashes Being Disaster Expected Garland Her Judy Latest Loved Mother Phoenix Rise She]
If I'd seen a grown man beating a crippled boy, of course I'd intervene. If my father died and left my mother destitute, it's your instinct to take care of her. So when I started to think about it in those terms, it started to make sense to me. Charlie Hunnam
[ Beating Boy Care Course Crippled Destitute Died Father Grown Her Instinct Intervene Left Make Man Mother Seen Sense Started Take Terms Think Those Your]
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. Alfred M. Gray
[ Commanding Defend Democracy Father General Happen Mother Run Surrogate Their Train Troops Well]
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. Dorothy Dunnett
[ Also Always Because Chess Father Fondness Game Had Here Met Might Mother Personal Playing Something Weren While]
If you ever become a mother, can I have one of the puppies? Charles Pierce Mom
[ Become Ever Mother Puppies]
I owed it to my father that I was elected to Parliament in the first place, but I owed it to my mother that I stuck it out once I got there. Agnes Macphail
[ Elected Father First Got Mother Once Out Owed Parliament Place Stuck]
Lately I've been going to all these high schools talking to the students, answering their questions, listening to what they have to say. It has been an incredible journey to be around them and try to give them what my mother gave me. Jill Scott
[ Answering Around Been Gave Give Going High Incredible Journey Lately Listening Mother Questions Say Schools Students Talking Their Them These Try]
There's always someone asking you to underline one piece of yourself - whether it's Black, woman, mother, dyke, teacher, etc. - because that's the piece that they need to key in to. They want to dismiss everything else. Audre Lorde
[ Always Asking Because Black Dismiss Dyke Else Etc Everything Key Mother Need Piece Someone Teacher Want Whether Woman Yourself]
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters after her image, but far more beautiful and prosperous. Jeremy Taylor
[ Action After Beautiful Daughters Far Habits Her Image More Mother Nurse Produce Prosperous Their Then]
My Cape women are generally true to type - big hearted, motherly women who love the sea. My other characters, with the exception of the Portuguese, who I occasionally mention as Cape dwellers, are obviously drawn from the city types one sees in everyday life. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Big Cape Characters City Drawn Dwellers Everyday Exception Generally Hearted Life Love Mention Obviously Occasionally Other Portuguese Sea Sees True Type Types Women]
My mother and I will continue on some level that I haven't determined yet. I think my mother's a great character, and I have to say that giving my mother to the world has to be the biggest thrill of my writing career. James Ellroy
[ Biggest Career Character Continue Determined Giving Great Haven Level Mother Say Some Think Thrill Will World Writing Yet]
Ignorance is the mother of all evils. Francois Rabelais
[ Evils Ignorance Mother]
When a woman gives birth to a child, the child needs to be able to digest the mother's milk; but when this child is old enough to begin to eat other foods, there is some switching off of this ability to consume milk. Marvin Harris
[ Ability Able Begin Birth Child Consume Digest Eat Enough Foods Gives Milk Mother Needs Off Old Other Some Switching Woman]
My first introduction to chemistry came at a quite early age through my mother's elder brother. Geoffrey Wilkinson
[ Age Brother Came Chemistry Early Elder First Introduction Mother Quite Through]
I have a brother younger than me. My mother was a librarian, so from her, I got the taste to read. Shimon Peres
[ Brother Got Her Librarian Mother Read Taste Than Younger]
His mother should have thrown him out and kept the stork. Mae West
[ Him His Kept Mother Out Should Thrown]
I nursed men back to sanity who were driven to despair. I solicited clothes for the ragged children, for the desperate mothers. I laid out the dead, the martyrs of the strike. Mary Harris Jones
[ Back Children Clothes Dead Despair Desperate Driven Laid Martyrs Men Mothers Nursed Out Ragged Sanity Solicited Strike Were]
If kids can forget their own mothers but still have a sense of comrade Lenin, then Soviet power really is here to stay! Andrei Platonov
[ Comrade Forget Here Kids Lenin Mothers Own Power Really Sense Soviet Stay Still Their Then]
What I do say is, yes, children may be resilient and they have been able to deal with all sorts of difficulties they have faced, but the bottom line is this: I believe very strongly children need a mother and a father in the home. Timothy Murphy
[ Able Been Believe Bottom Children Deal Difficulties Faced Father Home Line May Mother Need Resilient Say Sorts Strongly Very Yes]
But he like my mother, had certainly come to know that those who work the most do not make the most money. It was the fault of the rich, it seemed, but just how he did not know. Agnes Smedley
[ Certainly Come Did Fault Had How Just Know Make Money Most Mother Rich Seemed Those Work]
Night is the mother of counsels. George Herbert
[ Counsels Mother Night]
I have quite a lot of fans in Holland because that is where my mother is from, in fact I have a fan club there, and the fans don't always get the chance to see us drive the cars because getting to races across Europe isn't always possible for them. Nelson Piquet
[ Across Always Because Cars Chance Club Drive Europe Fact Fan Fans Get Getting Holland Lot Mother Possible Quite Races See Them Us Where]
I was born because my mother needed a fourth for meals. Beatrice Lillie
[ Because Born Fourth Meals Mother Needed]
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories. Honore de Balzac Mom
[ Also Beacon Fond Future Guise Happiness Lighting Memories Mother Past Reflected Up]
Vincente understood all too well what was happening to Liza; he had gone through it 40 years earlier with my mother. Lorna Luft
[ Earlier Gone Had Happening Liza Mother Through Too Understood Well Years]
I find it very difficult to be two different characters at the same time - actress and mother. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Actress Characters Different Difficult Find Mother Same Time Two Very]
Well, financially it's a little bit better. But it's better than than when I was a teacher. But I kind of - it's allowed me to buy a house. And I've been able to help my mother with some stuff and my brother. So, that's nice. Clay Aiken
[ Able Allowed Been Better Bit Brother Buy Financially Help House Kind Little Mother Nice Some Stuff Teacher Than Well]
My father had left behind an old piano. My sister was already going to school, my mother was out working, and I stayed at home alone with my adorable grandmother who understood nothing I said. It was so boring that I stayed at the piano all day long, and that saved my life. Michel Legrand
[ Adorable Alone Already Behind Boring Day Father Going Grandmother Had Home Left Life Long Mother Nothing Old Out Piano Said Saved School Sister Stayed Understood Working]
There is no theoretical study of motherhood. You know, before I became a mother, I did play a mother, but I was like - I was more thinking of my own mother. I was doing my mother. Joan Chen
[ Became Before Did Doing Know More Mother Motherhood Own Play Study Theoretical Thinking]
I'm 23 years old. I might just be my mother's child, but in all reality, I'm everybody's child. Nobody raised me; I was raised in this society. Tupac Shakur
[ Child Everybody Just Might Mother Nobody Old Raised Reality Society Years]
My daughter teases me once in a while saying, Remember when you used to be my mother and you had black hair? Loni Anderson
[ Black Daughter Had Hair Mother Once Remember Saying Teases Used While]
I've been overwhelmed; I was a single mother for a time. Kelly Lynch
[ Been Mother Overwhelmed Single Time]
But I'll tell you something: We had a big family discussion about it recently, my two sisters and I, and I pointed out that we all have the same genes as our mother and we're all susceptible to becoming alcoholics. Payne Stewart
[ Alcoholics Becoming Big Discussion Family Genes Had Mother Our Out Pointed Recently Same Sisters Something Susceptible Tell Two]
And I say the sacred hoop of my people was one of the many hoops that made one circle, wide as daylight and as starlight, and in the center grew one mighty flowering tree to shelter all the children of one mother and one father. Black Elk
[ Center Children Circle Daylight Father Flowering Grew Hoop Hoops Made Many Mighty Mother Sacred Say Shelter Tree Wide]
Then l learned to play guitar and l started writing songs and my mother formed for me a publishing business, so we started publishing and managing artists. Tommy Rettig
[ Artists Business Formed Guitar Learned Managing Mother Play Publishing Songs Started Then Writing]
A man's mother is his misfortune, but his wife is his fault. Walter Bagehot
[ Fault His Man Misfortune Mother Wife]
My mother was an immigrant from Lebanon to the United States. She came when she was 18 years old in 1920. George J. Mitchell
[ Came Immigrant Lebanon Mother Old She States United Years]
For mothers who must earn, there is indeed no leisure time problem. The long hours of earning are increased by the hours of domestic labor, until no slightest margin for relaxation or change of thought remains. Katharine Anthony
[ Change Domestic Earn Earning Hours Increased Indeed Labor Leisure Long Margin Mothers Must Problem Relaxation Remains Slightest Thought Time Until]
My mother always wanted me to be glamorous. When I thought about that, it really fired me up, and once I lost all those pounds, I started to feel really good about myself. Etta James
[ Always Feel Fired Glamorous Good Lost Mother Myself Once Pounds Really Started Those Thought Up Wanted]
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting. John Hume
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
I have always detested any departure from reality, an attitude which I relate to my mother's poor mental health. Jean Piaget
[ Always Any Attitude Departure Detested Health Mental Mother Poor Reality Relate Which]
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face. George Eliot Mom
[ Began Face Life Loving Mother Up Waking]
Because my father was often absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do much as I pleased. John James Audubon
[ Absent Because Duty Father Mother Much Naval Often Pleased Suffered]
What is amazing for a woman of my age is that I change as the world is changing-and changing very, very fast. I don't think my mother had that opportunity to change. Jeanne Moreau
[ Age Amazing Change Changing Fast Had Mother Opportunity Think Very Woman World]
My mother taught me to read. Fiona Shaw
[ Mother Read Taught]
My mother, Dorothy Watson, had met my father in a Greek class at Northwestern University. James Cronin
[ Class Dorothy Father Greek Had Met Mother Northwestern University Watson]
My mother and I could always look out the same window without ever seeing the same thing. Gloria Swanson
[ Always Could Ever Look Mother Out Same Seeing Thing Window Without]
And I have to tell you as a grandmother, I worry about the fact that my grandchildren are going to be paying for all the spending, including military spending, that has gone on and the tax cuts that have come through. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Come Cuts Fact Going Gone Grandchildren Grandmother Including Military Paying Spending Tax Tell Through Worry]
Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process. John F. Kennedy Parenting
[ Become Grow Mothers Politicians President Process Sons Their Them Up Want]
I was an only child, and Mother was always right with me all my life. I used to get very angry at her when I was growing up-it's a natural thing. Elvis Presley
[ Always Angry Child Get Growing Her Life Mother Natural Only Right Thing Used Very]
But, based on my friendship with Evie as young mothers, I started going on freedom rides in 1966. June Jordan
[ Based Freedom Friendship Going Mothers Rides Started Young]
Ladies and gentlemen, my mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you! George M. Cohan
[ Father Gentlemen Ladies Mother Sister Thank Thanks]
I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction. James Joyce
[ Age Allowed Child Coming Father Fiction His Legal Mother Name Should Take Think Will]
My last son is leaving to go to college; my grandchildren are being born. My mother is living with me. Sally Field
[ Being Born College Go Grandchildren Last Leaving Living Mother Son]
I had a really happy childhood - my siblings were great, my mother was very fanciful, and I loved to read. But there was always financial strife. Patti Smith
[ Always Childhood Fanciful Financial Great Had Happy Loved Mother Read Really Siblings Strife Very Were]
I didn't know my mother had it. I think a lot of women don't know their mothers had it; that's the sad thing about depression. You know, you don't function anymore. You shut down. You feel like you are in a void. Marie Osmond
[ Anymore Depression Down Feel Function Had Know Lot Mother Mothers Sad Shut Their Thing Think Void Women]
My mother buried three husbands - and two of them were only napping. Rita Rudner
[ Buried Husbands Mother Napping Only Them Three Two Were]
My mother did literally hitchhike barefoot to the country store. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Barefoot Country Did Literally Mother Store]
My grandmother sang, too, and she was really loud. It was this wild kind of singing. I count her among my influences. Cassandra Wilson
[ Among Count Grandmother Her Influences Kind Loud Really Sang She Singing Too Wild]
I do not believe in God because I do not believe in Mother Goose. Clarence Darrow
[ Because Believe God Goose Mother]
I believe that always, or almost always, in all childhoods and in all the lives that follow them, the mother represents madness. Our mothers always remain the strangest, craziest people we've ever met. Marguerite Duras
[ Almost Always Believe Childhoods Craziest Ever Follow Lives Madness Met Mother Mothers Our Remain Represents Strangest Them]
My mother speaks of my step being a source of life-long pain to her, that it is a living death, etc. By the same post I had several letters from anxious relatives, telling me that it was my duty to come home and thus ease my mother's anxiety. Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
[ Anxiety Anxious Being Come Death Duty Ease Etc Had Her Home Letters Life-Long Living Mother Pain Post Relatives Same Several Source Speaks Step Telling Thus]
I always knew the importance of it, since I was three or four years old my mother used to feed me wine and water. I grew up with wine as liquid food. Robert Mondavi
[ Always Feed Food Four Grew Importance Knew Liquid Mother Old Since Three Up Used Water Wine Years]
Mothers don't want to pinch me or put me in their purse. Paul Lynde
[ Mothers Pinch Purse Put Their Want]
I learned to draw everything except glamorous women. No matter how much I tried to make them look sexy, they always ended up looking silly... or like somebody's mother. Norman Rockwell
[ Always Draw Ended Everything Except Glamorous How Learned Look Looking Make Matter Mother Much Sexy Silly Somebody Them Tried Up Women]
As the mother of two daughters, I have great respect for women. And I don't ever want to lose that. Vera Wang
[ Daughters Ever Great Lose Mother Respect Two Want Women]
A mother should give her children a superabundance of enthusiasm; that after they have lost all they are sure to lose on mixing with the world, enough may still remain to prompt fated support them through great actions. Augustus Hare
[ Actions After Children Enough Enthusiasm Fated Give Great Her Lose Lost May Mixing Mother Prompt Remain Should Still Support Sure Them Through World]
Mother had committed me for life. This is where I felt betrayed the most. Kate Millett
[ Betrayed Committed Felt Had Life Most Mother Where]
It is only when parental feelings are ineffective or too ambivalent or when the mother's emotions are temporarily engaged elsewhere that children feel lost. Anna Freud
[ Ambivalent Children Elsewhere Emotions Engaged Feel Feelings Ineffective Lost Mother Only Parental Temporarily Too]
The capitalist class shoots down mothers and children. It stops at nothing, no matter how monstrous, to prevent the organization of the workers. Ella R. Bloor
[ Capitalist Children Class Down How Matter Monstrous Mothers Nothing Organization Prevent Shoots Stops Workers]
My mother told me never explain, never complain. Even as a young actress, I determined I would never give personal interviews, since they made me so uncomfortable. Jennifer Jones
[ Actress Complain Determined Even Explain Give Interviews Made Mother Never Personal Since Told Uncomfortable Would Young]
Understood what the struggle was about. My mother. Couldn't read or write, but she had more sense than many a graduate from Harvard. Al Lewis
[ Graduate Had Harvard Many More Mother Read Sense She Struggle Than Understood Write]
My father was in the coal business in West Virginia. Both dad and mother were, however, originally from Massachusetts; New England, to them, meant the place to go if you really wanted an education. John Knowles
[ Both Business Coal Dad Education England Father Go However Massachusetts Meant Mother New Originally Place Really Them Virginia Wanted Were West]
Thank God for your mother. David O. Selznick
[ God Mother Thank Your]
It was not always easy because I was always an individual and found it difficult to be one of a group. One person who was very supportive was my father. My mother was great but my father really recognised my individuality and supported me in that. Sharon Stone
[ Always Because Difficult Easy Father Found Great Group Individual Individuality Mother Person Really Recognised Supported Supportive Very]
I don't feel like a grandmother. I don't. Priscilla Presley
[ Feel Grandmother]
My mother loved the Bible. Goldie Hawn
[ Bible Loved Mother]
Yeah, I read Judy Blume. My mother didn't like that, but I read it anyhow. Alison Bechdel
[ Anyhow Judy Mother Read Yeah]
My mother raised me in the church. I was not allowed to stay home on Sunday; there was no option. I sang in the choir all the way up until I went to college. Steve Harvey
[ Allowed Choir Church College Home Mother Option Raised Sang Stay Sunday Until Up Way Went]
When I was little, my mother taught me how to use a fork and knife. The trouble is that Mother forget to teach me how to stop using them! Hattie McDaniel
[ Forget Fork How Knife Little Mother Stop Taught Teach Them Trouble Use Using]
I used to think it a pity that her mother rather than she had not thought of birth control. Muriel Spark
[ Birth Control Had Her Mother Pity Rather She Than Think Thought Used]
Even a secret agent can't lie to a Jewish mother. Peter Malkin
[ Agent Even Jewish Lie Mother Secret]
I think the Mother is gradually revealing itself to me and taking over. But it is not the Mother alone. It is the Mother and the Father, the male and the female, sort of gradually having their marriage. Bede Griffiths
[ Alone Father Female Gradually Having Itself Male Marriage Mother Over Revealing Sort Taking Their Think]
In my childhood I always felt that I was treated unjustly, without a mother, sick, and with the threat of punishment in Hell hanging over my head. Edvard Munch
[ Always Childhood Felt Hanging Head Hell Mother Over Punishment Sick Threat Treated Unjustly Without]
My mother had to explain that one couldn't compose a Liszt rhapsody because it was a piece of music that Liszt himself had composed. Sergei Prokofiev
[ Because Compose Composed Explain Had Himself Mother Music Piece]
My mother turned into a professional widow. She couldn't understand why I wanted to be an engineer; she thought I should be a chicken farmer. David Antin
[ Chicken Engineer Farmer Into Mother Professional She Should Thought Turned Understand Wanted Why Widow]
My mother is looking forward to it even more than me! I'll be showing her the bright lights of New York. Tom Felton
[ Bright Even Forward Her Lights Looking More Mother New Showing Than York]
I would rather be a fairly happy wife and mother. Mary MacLane
[ Fairly Happy Mother Rather Wife Would]
I was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. My family was not nationally known as being a literary family, though my mother and my mother's side of the family in general were interested in literature. Kenneth Koch
[ Being Born Cincinnati Family General Interested Known Literary Literature Mother Nationally Ohio Side Though Were]
Anyone who doesn't miss the past never had a mother. Gregory Nunn
[ Anyone Had Miss Mother Never Past]
Having a mother who had been an aeronautical engineer convinced me that more things should be open to women. Elizabeth Moon
[ Been Convinced Engineer Had Having More Mother Open Should Things Women]
I learned denial from my mother. I just never confronted things and if anybody did, I just would go crazy. Tab Hunter
[ Anybody Confronted Crazy Denial Did Go Just Learned Mother Never Things Would]
My mother tells this story that when I first went to school, I thought I was going to help the teachers. I didn't realise I was going to get educated. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Educated First Get Going Help Mother Realise School Story Teachers Tells Thought Went]
My grandmother played the piano, and I used to toddle over there and pick out little things that sounded good to me. Billy Strayhorn
[ Good Grandmother Little Out Over Piano Pick Played Sounded Things Used]
I have had to empty two family homes during the last few years - first, the house that had been my grandmother's since 1923, and then my own country home, which we had lived in for over twenty years. Penelope Lively
[ Been Country During Empty Family Few First Grandmother Had Home Homes House Last Lived Over Own Since Then Twenty Two Which Years]
He had written my mother once that he wanted her to be the first thing he saw every morning and the last thing he ever saw. And that's how it turned out. Ron Reagan
[ Ever Every First Had Her How Last Morning Mother Once Out Saw Thing Turned Wanted Written]
My mother was told she couldn't go to medical school because she was a woman and a Jew. So she became a teacher in the New York City public school system. Marilyn Hacker
[ Became Because City Go Jew Medical Mother New Public School She System Teacher Told Woman York]
My parents, especially my mother, were no influence on me whatsoever. Andy Partridge Mom
[ Especially Influence Mother Parents Were Whatsoever]
Stravinsky used Mother Goose. He was influenced by Mother Goose, indirectly, but very beautifully. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Beautifully Goose Indirectly Influenced Mother Stravinsky Used Very]
My mother used to go out on her own, and I used to have to keep a look out for my stepfather coming home. Christine Keeler
[ Coming Go Her Home Keep Look Mother Out Own Stepfather Used]
Children are the anchors of a mother's life. Sophocles Mom
[ Anchors Children Life Mother]
My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother. Wilma Rudolph
[ Again Believed Doctor Mother Never Told Walk Would]
It was always something I knew I was capable of and from an early age my mother was involved in the film industry. She used to work at a production company. So I was exposed to a renaissance period of films in New Zealand back in the early 80's. Karl Urban
[ Age Always Back Capable Company Early Exposed Film Films Industry Involved Knew Mother New Period Production Renaissance She Something Used Work Zealand]
Getting caught is the mother of invention. Robert Byrne
[ Caught Getting Invention Mother]
This is a moment that I deeply wish my parents could have lived to share. My father would have enjoyed what you have so generously said of me-and my mother would have believed it. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Believed Could Deeply Enjoyed Father Generously Lived Moment Mother Parents Said Share Wish Would]
My grandmother and I followed my mother here, to a house a block north of Hollywood Boulevard but a million miles away from Hollywood, if you know what I mean. We would hang out behind the ropes and look at the movie stars arriving at the premieres. Carol Burnett
[ Arriving Away Behind Block Boulevard Followed Grandmother Hang Here Hollywood House Know Look Mean Miles Million Mother Movie North Out Premieres Ropes Stars Would]
Better a serpent than a stepmother! Euripides
[ Better Serpent Stepmother Than]
When you grow up your mother says, 'Wear rubbers or you'll catch cold.' When you become an adult you discover that you have the right not to wear rubbers and to see if you catch cold or not. It's something like that. Diane Arbus
[ Adult Become Catch Cold Discover Grow Mother Right Says See Something Up Wear Your]
I told my mother-in-law that my house was her house, and she said, 'Get the hell off my property.' Joan Rivers
[ Get Hell Her House Mother-In-Law Off Property Said She Told]
I sincerely believe that if Bush and Cheney recognized the full humanity of other people's mothers around the world, they wouldn't commit the crimes they commit. Wallace Shawn
[ Around Believe Bush Cheney Commit Crimes Full Humanity Mothers Other Recognized Sincerely World]
The purpose of The Motherhood Manifesto is. mothers really need to be given the ability to parent. Joan Blades
[ Ability Given Manifesto Motherhood Mothers Need Parent Purpose Really]
And getting older, what's happening is, I play only mothers. Sonia Braga
[ Getting Happening Mothers Older Only Play]
My mother taught me that when you stand in the truth and someone tells a lie about you, don't fight it. Whitney Houston
[ Fight Lie Mother Someone Stand Taught Tells Truth]
I was given away. If your mother gives you away, you think everybody who comes into your life is going to give you away. Eartha Kitt
[ Away Comes Everybody Give Given Gives Going Into Life Mother Think Your]
My mother enjoyed old age, and because of her I've begun to enjoy parts of it too. So far I've had it good and am crumbling nicely. Lionel Blue
[ Age Am Because Begun Crumbling Enjoy Enjoyed Far Good Had Her Mother Nicely Old Parts Too]
My father had all kinds of instruments in the house that he would hide from my mother. He bought them through mail order! Cassandra Wilson
[ Bought Father Had Hide House Instruments Kinds Mail Mother Order Them Through Would]
My mother never breast fed me, she told me she only liked me as a friend. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Fed Friend Liked Mother Never Only She Told]
When I was 5, my mother threw a party, and a friend and I wrote and performed a play called The Dutch Doll. Mira Sorvino
[ Called Doll Dutch Friend Mother Party Performed Play Threw Wrote]
I owe much to mother. She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally. David Rockefeller Mom
[ Also Approached Art Emotionally Expert Had Mother Much Owe She Understanding]
The interest of my mother was more in the entertainment field. She loved to go to concerts and to the theatre. Leon Askin
[ Concerts Entertainment Field Go Interest Loved More Mother She Theatre]
A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Accepts Angel Assures Babe Before Born Envy First Lights Love Lover Might Mother Smile Smiles Two Uttered Woman Words]
Just got back from a pleasure trip: I took my mother-in-law to the airport. Henny Youngman Travel
[ Airport Back Got Just Mother-In-Law Pleasure Took Trip]
I don't think anybody cares about unwed mothers unless they're black or poor. The question is not morality, the question is money. That's what we're upset about. Toni Morrison
[ Anybody Black Cares Money Morality Mothers Poor Question Think Unless Upset]
For example, when my mother died, the people who showed up just to put an apron on to cook, people who really do the right thing, so to speak, as my momma would always say to show that they care, a sense of community that we've lost so much in our country. Sela Ward
[ Always Care Community Cook Country Died Example Just Lost Momma Mother Much Our Put Really Right Say Sense Show Showed Speak Thing Up Would]
Without Khomeini, we would not be where we are. What a pity that, when pregnant with him, his mother did not choose to have an abortion. Oriana Fallaci
[ Abortion Choose Did Him His Khomeini Mother Pity Pregnant Where Without Would]
Robert Walker as Bruno was excellent. He had elegance and humor, and the proper fondness for his mother. Patricia Highsmith
[ Bruno Elegance Excellent Fondness Had His Humor Mother Proper Robert Walker]
I was myself brought up with my brother, whose name was Matthias, for he was my own brother, by both father and mother; and I made mighty proficiency in the improvements of my learning, and appeared to have both a great memory and understanding. Flavius Josephus
[ Appeared Both Brother Brought Father Great Improvements Learning Made Memory Mighty Mother Myself Name Own Proficiency Understanding Up Whose]
They say geniuses mostly have great mothers. They mostly have sad fates. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Fates Geniuses Great Mostly Mothers Sad Say]
I knew that my niece was working nearby with some bank, so my wife rang up the mother and the mother called back to say that shes just called up to say she was alright. Lee Kuan Yew
[ Alright Back Bank Called Just Knew Mother Nearby Niece Rang Say She Some Up Wife Working]
I've been writing Indian music for a while. Indian music is about Mother Earth, and mine is no exception. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Been Earth Exception Indian Mine Mother Music While Writing]
My mother wanted me to understand that as a woman I could do pretty much whatever I wanted to, that I didn't have to use sex or sexuality to define myself. Suzanne Vega
[ Could Define Mother Much Myself Pretty Sex Sexuality Understand Use Wanted Whatever Woman]
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the features of the mother's face, her aspect and her attitude. Beck
[ Art Aspect Attitude Child Darling Face Features Her Mother Nature Trace Whom Yes]
I do get angry some time, but if I let that feeling take over it would only cloud my thinking and disable me from making the right decision when it counts the most. I just try to think about my mother, children, God, and of course my freedom. Lonnie Earl Johnson
[ Angry Children Cloud Counts Course Decision Feeling Freedom Get God Just Making Most Mother Only Over Right Some Take Think Thinking Time Try Would]
We criticize mothers for closeness. We criticize fathers for distance. How many of us have expected less from our fathers and appreciated what they gave us more? How many of us always let them off the hook? Ellen Goodman Parenting
[ Always Appreciated Closeness Criticize Distance Expected Fathers Gave Hook How Less Many More Mothers Off Our Them Us]
When the grandmothers of today hear the word "Chippendales," they don't necessary think of chairs. Jean Kerr
[ Chairs Grandmothers Hear Necessary Think Today Word]
The Dalai Lama said that he thinks mother's love is the best symbol for love and compassion, because it is totally disinterested. Richard Gere
[ Because Best Compassion Dalai Disinterested Lama Love Mother Said Symbol Thinks Totally]
The mother-daughter relationship is the most complex. Wynonna Judd
[ Complex Most Relationship]
Yes, my mother was a singer, and my father played piano and keyboards. They were in a band together, though they also had regular jobs because they had kids and stuff like that. Caroline Corr
[ Also Band Because Father Had Jobs Keyboards Kids Mother Piano Played Regular Singer Stuff Though Together Were Yes]
We have tried you citizens; we are trying you now, and you have a couple of dollars for the sorrowing mothers, brothers and sisters by way of a charity gift. Rose Schneiderman
[ Brothers Charity Citizens Couple Dollars Gift Mothers Now Sisters Tried Trying Way]
I can remember when I was a baby and my mother was there watching the show. I went and bought 100 episodes and watched them. I respect it so much that the sitcom itself and Ed Norton; I'm not playing Ed Norton but my version of it, cause I'm a black man. Mike Epps
[ Baby Black Bought Cause Ed Episodes Itself Man Mother Much Norton Playing Remember Respect Show Sitcom Them Version Watched Watching Went]
A woman must combine the role of mother, wife and politician. Emma Bonino Mom
[ Combine Mother Must Politician Role Wife Woman]
He came to the States in 1963, I think with a view to making up with my mother, but that didn't work. He came for three weeks, and drank his way all over Brooklyn. And went back... I went to his funeral in Belfast. Frank McCourt
[ Back Belfast Brooklyn Came Drank Funeral His Making Mother Over States Think Three Up View Way Weeks Went Work]
I'm ultimately a widow and a single mother, who's not even getting to be a mother right now. I am so alone, it's freaky. Courtney Love
[ Alone Am Even Freaky Getting Mother Now Right Single Ultimately Widow]
I was raised by a single mother who made a way for me. She used to scrub floors as a domestic worker, put a cleaning rag in her pocketbook and ride the subways in Brooklyn so I would have food on the table. But she taught me as I walked her to the subway that life is about not where you start, but where you're going. That's family values. Al Sharpton Mom
[ Brooklyn Cleaning Domestic Family Floors Food Going Her Life Made Mother Pocketbook Put Raised Ride Scrub She Single Start Subway Table Taught Used Values Walked Way Where Worker Would]
I enlisted when I was a boy. The Navy looked after me like my mother. It fed me, took care of me and gave me wonderful opportunities. Tony Curtis
[ After Boy Care Enlisted Fed Gave Looked Mother Navy Opportunities Took Wonderful]
Not so cold, some snow fell. I went inside the log cabin and said goodbye to Mother, she was so alike grandmother, just younger. Anders Zorn
[ Alike Cabin Cold Fell Goodbye Grandmother Inside Just Log Mother Said She Snow Some Went Younger]
Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and an unfriendly home. John Dewey
[ Even Habitat Home Man Mother Nature Sometimes Stepmother Unfriendly]
Clearly, society has a tremendous stake in insisting on a woman's natural fitness for the career of mother: the alternatives are all too expensive. Ann Oakley Fitness
[ Alternatives Career Clearly Expensive Fitness Insisting Mother Natural Society Stake Too Tremendous Woman]
Our father died when we were very young, so our mother raised six kids. We saw the world filtered through her eyes, being a minority woman raising six kids. Gilbert Hernandez
[ Being Died Eyes Father Filtered Her Kids Minority Mother Our Raised Raising Saw Six Through Very Were Woman World Young]
My grandfather was in a barbershop quartet and my grandmother was in a gospel quartet with her sisters. Kevin Richardson
[ Gospel Grandfather Grandmother Her Quartet Sisters]
My mother was the prettiest woman in the town. He was a bit older than her. They made me. And he split. Pierce Brosnan
[ Bit Her Made Mother Older Prettiest Split Than Town Woman]
I'm convinced my mother only had sex eight times. Linda Fiorentino
[ Convinced Eight Had Mother Only Sex Times]
When my mother signed at MGM, that was the only kind of contract you could sign. There was no such thing as an independent agent. Lorna Luft
[ Agent Contract Could Independent Kind Mgm Mother Only Sign Signed Such Thing]
I love acting. But I love being a mother. To be a full mother and a full person, you have to do what you love, and that's acting. But I like the best of both worlds. Tracey Gold
[ Acting Being Best Both Full Love Mother Person Worlds]
We are not a Zappa cover band. We only play Frank's songs that were recorded by the Mothers of Invention and I think a lot of those songs were complex. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Band Complex Cover Frank Invention Lot Mothers Only Play Recorded Songs Think Those Were Zappa]
People come up to me as I leave the stage after a performance and tell me tey saw my mother onstage with me every time I sing. I keep a sense of humor about it. Lorna Luft
[ After Come Every Humor Keep Leave Mother Onstage Performance Saw Sense Sing Stage Tell Time Up]
I didn't grow up with my mother, and so losing her for real was like, some sort of latent childhood, some sort of unresolved issue. When she left for real, it was sort of like, I was done. Billy Corgan
[ Childhood Done Grow Her Issue Latent Left Losing Mother Real She Some Sort Unresolved Up]
My grandmother was, back when they called them 'stewardesses,' a flight attendant. I actually had a ball wearing that little uniform and making sure everything was under control. Erika Christensen
[ Actually Attendant Back Ball Called Control Everything Flight Grandmother Had Little Making Stewardesses Sure Them Under Uniform Wearing]
You are ugly when you love her, you are beautiful and fresh, vital and free, modern and poetic when you don't... you are more beautiful as an orphan than as your mother's son. Witold Gombrowicz
[ Beautiful Free Fresh Her Love Modern More Mother Orphan Poetic Son Than Ugly Vital Your]
My mother is a very strange woman... She doesn't understand me in the least and doesn't love me much either. If she had either love or understanding she would be prepared to make sacrifices. Egon Schiele
[ Either Had Least Love Make Mother Much Prepared Sacrifices She Strange Understand Understanding Very Woman Would]
Always a godmother, never a mother. That sucks. I've got to get me one of those little accessories. Courteney Cox
[ Accessories Always Get Godmother Got Little Mother Never Sucks Those]
As the mother teaches her children how to express themselves in their language, so one Gypsy musician teaches the other. They have never shown any need for notation. Franz Liszt
[ Any Children Express Gypsy Her How Language Mother Musician Need Never Notation Other Shown Teaches Their Themselves]
The lullaby is the spell whereby the mother attempts to transform herself back from an ogre to a saint. James Fenton
[ Attempts Back Herself Lullaby Mother Ogre Saint Spell Transform Whereby]
I didn't have parents, so I lived in people's homes... And because I grew up with no parental role models, I learned to become my own friend, eventually my own father and my own mother. John Lone
[ Because Become Eventually Father Friend Grew Homes Learned Lived Models Mother Own Parental Parents Role Up]
There are things that you cannot talk to your mother and father about, there are things that you cannot talk to your children about. Shirley Knight Family
[ Cannot Children Father Mother Talk Things Your]
Never say anything on the phone that you wouldn't want your mother to hear at your trial. Sydney Biddle Barrows
[ Anything Hear Mother Never Phone Say Trial Want Your]
I was aware of it, but I grew up in a very a-religious family. My mother never went to church, she never had any religious training or background. It was never a part of our social interaction. Donald Johanson
[ Any Aware Background Church Family Grew Had Interaction Mother Never Our Part Religious She Social Training Up Very Went]
After the enormous success of All About my Mother, all the awards and everything, I wanted to start a movie in exactly the same place that I used to be before. I wanted to show that all of the success had not changed my perception. Pedro Almodovar
[ After Awards Before Changed Enormous Everything Exactly Had Mother Movie Perception Place Same Show Start Success Used Wanted]
You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's. Robert Frost Dad
[ Deserve Father Love Mother Your]
That strong mother doesn't tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in. Lauryn Hill
[ Cub Get Her Living Mother Reality Says She Son Stay Strong Tell Toughen Up Weak Wolves]
That surely must be a concern to anyone who decides this drug must be given to stop transmissions, again from mother to child, which is extremely costly and must be taken into account. Thabo Mbeki
[ Account Again Anyone Child Concern Costly Decides Extremely Given Into Mother Must Stop Surely Taken Which]
Mothers are the most instinctive philosophers. Harriet Beecher Stowe Mom
[ Instinctive Most Mothers Philosophers]
The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between. Mother Teresa
[ Abortion Because Between Child Destroyer Greatest Her Kill Left Mother Nothing Own Peace]
When she was younger, my mother was quite committed to Roman Catholicism. But she got disillusioned with it and moved closer to something like Buddhist beliefs near the end of her life. Ralph Fiennes
[ Beliefs Buddhist Catholicism Closer Committed Disillusioned End Got Her Life Mother Moved Near Quite Roman She Something Younger]
To be sure a stepmother to a girl is a different thing to a second wife to a man! Elizabeth Gaskell
[ Different Girl Man Second Stepmother Sure Thing Wife]
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. Eleanor Roosevelt Birthday
[ Ask Birth Child Could Curiosity Endow Fairy Gift Godmother Most Mother Should Think Useful]
I have no problems with private schools. I graduated from one and so did my mother. Private schools are useful and we often use public funds to pay for their infrastructures and other common needs. Jim Clyburn
[ Common Did Funds Graduated Mother Needs Often Other Pay Private Problems Public Schools Their Use Useful]
Who deserves more credit than the wife of a coal miner? Mother was one. Merle Travis
[ Coal Credit Deserves Miner More Mother Than Wife]
I had a friend whose family had dinner together. The mother would tuck you in at night and make breakfast in the morning. They even had a spare bike for a friend. It just seemed so amazing to me. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Amazing Bike Breakfast Dinner Even Family Friend Had Just Make Morning Mother Night Seemed Spare Together Tuck Whose Would]
No one is going to try to fill my mother's shoes, what she did was fantastic. It's about making your own future and your own destiny and Kate will do a very good job of that. Kate Middleton
[ Destiny Did Fantastic Fill Future Going Good Job Kate Making Mother Own She Shoes Try Very Will Your]
Joseph and his mother come from the black kings who were before the white man. Peter Abrahams
[ Before Black Come His Joseph Kings Man Mother Were White]
Even at al my mother's concerts, I had never seen people go crazy the way they did with the Beatles. Lorna Luft
[ Al Beatles Concerts Crazy Did Even Go Had Mother Never Seen Way]
A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnessary. Dorothy Canfield Fisher
[ Lean Leaning Make Mother Person]
It's not like the original movie where you thought it was the mother committing the murders, but it was actually the son. I don't think it's possible to create the kind of shock today that we created in 1959. And I don't even want to try. Joseph Stefano
[ Actually Committing Create Created Even Kind Mother Movie Murders Original Possible Shock Son Think Thought Today Try Want Where]
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother who speaks about her own children. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Almost Author Bad Books Children Her Mother Own Speaks Their]
The scab is a traitor to his God, his mother, and his class. Jack London
[ Class God His Mother Traitor]
A man is free to go up as high as he can reach up to; but I, with all my style and pep, can't get a man my equal because a girl is always judged by her mother. Anzia Yezierska
[ Always Because Equal Free Get Girl Go Her High Judged Man Mother Pep Reach Style Up]
When I was 13 I asked my mother if it was possible for this to end - I'd had enough of it. And that was right about the time that we got a call for "The Exorcist" interview. Linda Blair
[ Asked Call End Enough Exorcist Got Had Interview Mother Possible Right Time]
Women have always been the strong ones of the world. The men are always seeking from women a little pillow to put their heads down on. They are always longing for the mother who held them as infants. Coco Chanel
[ Always Been Down Heads Held Infants Little Longing Men Mother Ones Pillow Put Seeking Strong Their Them Women World]
The first snowball I froze was put in my mother's deep freeze when I was in my early 20s. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Deep Early First Freeze Mother Put Snowball]
Before she married my father, my mother was a film reviewer for The Akron Beacon Journal - a small newspaper. Jim Jarmusch
[ Beacon Before Father Film Journal Married Mother Newspaper Reviewer She Small]
I've had lots of kids come up and ask for my autograph, I've had a grandmother stop me and ask me if I know a good place to buy underwear. Prince William
[ Ask Autograph Buy Come Good Grandmother Had Kids Know Lots Place Stop Underwear Up]
And some of what we're doing in Government even now, some of the welfare reform programs that are helping lone mothers come into work are based on things that were very new under the Labour Government in the eighties. Patricia Hewitt
[ Based Come Doing Eighties Even Government Helping Into Labour Lone Mothers New Now Programs Reform Some Things Under Very Welfare Were Work]
I can't think why mothers love them. All babies do is leak at both ends. Douglas Feaver
[ Babies Both Ends Leak Love Mothers Them Think Why]
My mother is a walking miracle. Leonardo DiCaprio
[ Miracle Mother Walking]
With each piece I've completed I have worked to make it intact, and each of them has been an equal high. It's like children. A mother refuses to pick out one as a favorite, and I can't do any better with the dances. Twyla Tharp
[ Any Been Better Children Completed Dances Each Equal Favorite High Intact Make Mother Out Pick Piece Refuses Them Worked]
I demand for the unmarried mother, as a sacred channel of life, the same reverence and respect as for the married mother; for Maternity is a cosmic thing and once it has come to pass, our conversation must not be permitted to blaspheme it. Ben Lindsey
[ Channel Come Conversation Cosmic Demand Life Married Maternity Mother Must Once Our Pass Permitted Respect Reverence Sacred Same Thing Unmarried]
Our mothers are racked with the pains of our physical birth; we ourselves suffer the longer pains of our spiritual growth. Mary Antin
[ Birth Growth Longer Mothers Our Ourselves Pains Physical Racked Spiritual Suffer]
Motherhood in all its guises and permutations is more art than science. Melinda M. Marshall
[ Art Guises More Motherhood Science Than]
I attended Sunday School and then church with my father and mother throughout my childhood. Leverett Saltonstall
[ Attended Childhood Church Father Mother School Sunday Then Throughout]
I hope the film will help mothers and fathers to be aware that 15 is a very vulnerable age. Ellen Muth
[ Age Aware Fathers Film Help Hope Mothers Very Vulnerable Will]
Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hotel. Josh Billings
[ Board Good Her Hotel Kind Mother-In-Law Pay Some Your]
But I'll tell you this, it started with my mother. I have to give her. God bless her and rest her soul. I had a good foundation at home, so when I was able to go off and do these things in baseball there was always support. Dave Winfield
[ Able Always Baseball Bless Foundation Give Go God Good Had Her Home Mother Off Rest Soul Started Support Tell These Things]
Don't smother each other. No one can grow in the shade. Leo Buscaglia
[ Each Grow Other Shade Smother]
Aristotle uses a mother's love for her child as the prime example of love or friendship. Mortimer Adler
[ Aristotle Child Example Friendship Her Love Mother Prime Uses]
My wife is the kind of girl who will not go anywhere without her mother, and her mother will go anywhere. John Barrymore
[ Anywhere Girl Go Her Kind Mother Wife Will Without]
I'd like to be a wife and mother. I guess I'll know Mr. Right when I meet him. Marcia Cross
[ Guess Him Know Meet Mother Mr Right Wife]
I have three brothers and they're all into computers. They're all intellects. My mother would pay me a quarter a page to read a book and I couldn't make 50 cents. I just couldn't do it. Josh Holloway
[ Book Brothers Cents Computers Intellects Into Just Make Mother Page Pay Quarter Read Three Would]
My mother gave me a push. If I hadn't had her, maybe I wouldn't have had the push. If I hadn't gone to military school, maybe I wouldn't have decided to get with the program. Maybe I'd be running a bulldozer, rather than going on and doing something more. Sam Donaldson
[ Decided Doing Gave Get Going Gone Had Hadn Her Maybe Military More Mother Program Push Rather Running School Something Than]
My mother felt it was time that I had some parental control, so I went off to America and went to New York. Diane Cilento
[ America Control Felt Had Mother New Off Parental Some Time Went York]
Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on a plant, or a child in its mother's womb. Jean Arp
[ Art Child Fruit Grows Man Mother Plant Womb]
Like all my family and class, I considered it a sign of weakness to show affection; to have been caught kissing my mother would have been a disgrace, and to have shown affection for my father would have been a disaster. Agnes Smedley Family
[ Affection Been Caught Class Considered Disaster Disgrace Family Father Kissing Mother Show Shown Sign Weakness Would]
I have an almost religious zeal... not for technology per se, but for the Internet which is for me, the nervous system of mother Earth, which I see as a living creature, linking up. Dan Millman Technology
[ Almost Creature Earth Internet Linking Living Mother Nervous Per Religious Se See System Technology Up Which Zeal]
I have a very long relationship with America. My mother grew up there and I felt to some extent that I partly belong there. I was schooled there briefly for about a year. Colin Firth
[ America Belong Briefly Extent Felt Grew Long Mother Partly Relationship Schooled Some Up Very Year]
This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood, is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied to stay where wisdom abounds and gospel is free. Richard V. Allen
[ Abounds Blood Country Free Gospel Land Mother Now Our Satisfied Stay Tears Watered Well Where Which Wisdom]
When I was a kid, I'd kneel down at the side of my bed every night before I went to sleep, and my mother and I would say a Greek prayer to the Virgin Mary. Olympia Dukakis
[ Bed Before Down Every Greek Kid Kneel Mary Mother Night Prayer Say Side Sleep Went Would]
Most people have no imagination. If they could imagine the sufferings of others, they would not make them suffer so. What separated a German mother from a French mother? Ernst Toller
[ Could French German Imagination Imagine Make Most Mother Others Separated Suffer Sufferings Them Would]
The best thing that could happen to motherhood already has. Fewer women are going into it. Victoria Billings
[ Already Best Could Fewer Going Happen Into Motherhood Thing Women]
The happiest years of my mother's life were spent in Washington, D.C. It was where she met my father, where John was born and where I spent my earliest years. Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg
[ Born Earliest Father Happiest John Life Met Mother She Spent Washington Were Where Years]
After about six months, I told my mother that I wanted the lessons to stop, and she was intelligent enough not to force me to continue. Besides, the lessons cost money, which was anything but abundant in our household. Georg Solti
[ Abundant After Anything Besides Continue Cost Enough Force Household Intelligent Lessons Money Months Mother Our She Six Stop Told Wanted Which]
My dad was born in Chicago in 1908... his parents came from Russia. They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little tiny grocery store with eight or nine children - in the backroom all together - and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business. Bob Balaban
[ Born Business Came Chicago Children Dad Eight Go Got Grandmother Grocery His Idea Into Little Lived Movie Nine Parents Russia Settled Store Tiny Together Where]
Every girl should use what Mother Nature gave her before Father Time takes it away. Laurence J. Peter
[ Away Before Every Father Gave Girl Her Mother Nature Should Takes Time Use]
My parents kept the best aspects of the Asian culture, and they Americanized the family. My mother was a great example for me. She was a working mother with a good career. Andrea Jung
[ Americanized Asian Aspects Best Career Culture Example Family Good Great Kept Mother Parents She Working]
My mother was an artist and highly strung, whereas my father was much calmer. Liza Minelli
[ Artist Calmer Father Highly Mother Much Strung Whereas]
I was dictating to my mother when I was 5. Judith Rossner
[ Dictating Mother]
If necessity is the mother of invention, it's the father of cooperation. And we're cooperating like never before. John Ashcroft
[ Before Cooperating Cooperation Father Invention Mother Necessity Never]
I told my mother at about the seventh year of therapy that I had been abused sexually by my father, and she hung up the phone on me. Anne Heche
[ Abused Been Father Had Hung Mother Phone Seventh Sexually She Therapy Told Up Year]
No matter how old we become, we can still call them 'Holy Mother' and 'Father' and put a child-like trust in them. Desmond Morris Faith
[ Become Call Child-Like Father Holy How Matter Mother Old Put Still Them Trust]
Bambi has a profound effect on children because it's about losing your mother. Christine Baranski
[ Bambi Because Children Effect Losing Mother Profound Your]
A boy's best friend is his mother. Joseph Stefano
[ Best Boy Friend His Mother]
And my mother caught wind of this. She never had really tried to guide my career or really had any say in my life as an adult, but this was the one time she said she would never speak to me again if I quit acting. Mark Ruffalo
[ Acting Adult Again Any Career Caught Guide Had Life Mother Never Quit Really Said Say She Speak Time Tried Wind Would]
I didn't want to become an actress because the competition with my mother would have been to much to live up to. Isabella Rossellini
[ Actress Because Become Been Competition Live Mother Much Up Want Would]
My mother's sympathies were strongly with the Union. She knew that war was bound to come, but so confident was she in the strength of the Federal Government that she devoutly believed that the struggle could not last longer than six months at the utmost. Buffalo Bill
[ Believed Bound Come Confident Could Devoutly Federal Government Knew Last Longer Months Mother She Six Strength Strongly Struggle Sympathies Than Union Utmost War Were]
Children that are raised in a home with a married mother and father consistently do better in every measure of well-being than their peers who come from divorced or step-parent, single-parent, cohabiting homes. Todd Tiahrt Parenting
[ Better Children Come Consistently Divorced Every Father Home Homes Married Measure Mother Peers Raised Than Their Well-Being]
What's really fun is seeing mothers bringing their daughters to the shows. And the best part is the mothers know they don't have to worry about sexual innuendo in the songs. The shows are family shows. Peter Noone
[ Best Bringing Daughters Family Fun Innuendo Know Mothers Part Really Seeing Sexual Shows Songs Their Worry]
Ignorance is the mother of devotion. Dean Henry Cole
[ Devotion Ignorance Mother]
As a child, my mother told me lots of fairy stories, many her own invention. She, too, tended to reverse the norm. Tanith Lee
[ Child Fairy Her Invention Lots Many Mother Norm Own Reverse She Stories Tended Told Too]
Within a few hours I had them off, was about ready to play the shows. That night I opened, and during the week Harris was over to the house to talk my mother into letting me leave home. Mary Lou Williams
[ During Few Had Harris Home Hours House Into Leave Letting Mother Night Off Opened Over Play Ready Shows Talk Them Week Within]
For the purposes of the play, it was perfect to be able to use that and the stresses and strains that there were. At the end of the play, the mother realizes the terrible things she had done. Fay Wray
[ Able Done End Had Mother Perfect Play Purposes Realizes She Strains Stresses Terrible Things Use Were]
My mother's five-foot-two, and I'll be honest with you - she's the only person I'm scared of. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Honest Mother Only Person Scared She]
Terri and her mother arrived. She was obviously a dedicated stage mother because she was loaded down with camera equipment, looking like a Japanese tourist. Audrey Meadows
[ Arrived Because Camera Dedicated Down Equipment Her Japanese Loaded Looking Mother Obviously She Stage Terri Tourist]
I had so many freckles that my mother used to say that they were kisses from the angels. I still have them. Lara Flynn Boyle
[ Angels Had Kisses Many Mother Say Still Them Used Were]
I bought a house in the Hollywood Hills and brought my grandmother from Harlem to live in it with me. Sammy Davis, Jr.
[ Bought Brought Grandmother Harlem Hills Hollywood House Live]
I like protective men, the type who'll put an arm around me so I can be smothered. Katie Price
[ Arm Around Men Protective Put Type]
By the time I was four, I would walk around the corner and wait at a local streetcar stop, get on the streetcar with somebody who looked like they could be my mother and go to the end of the line. Maureen Forrester
[ Around Corner Could End Four Get Go Line Local Looked Mother Somebody Stop Streetcar Time Wait Walk Would]
I've said it before, but it's absolutely true: My mother gave me my drive, but my father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future. Liza Minelli Parenting
[ Absolutely Before Could Dreams Drive Father Future Gave Him Mother Said See Thanks True]
I'm worried because of my mother, she's going to see my performance and she's quite hard. She's going to see me naked. And my Dad, woah. Yeah, they're going to see me like a woman, you know? Eva Green
[ Because Dad Going Hard Know Mother Naked Performance Quite See She Woman Worried Yeah]
As for our garments, my Mother did not only delight to see us neat and cleanly, fine and gay, but rich and costly: maintaining us to the heighth of her estate, but not beyond it. Margaret Cavendish
[ Beyond Cleanly Costly Delight Did Estate Fine Garments Gay Her Maintaining Mother Neat Only Our Rich See Us]
My father was a schoolteacher and my mother came from a teacher's family. Simon van der Meer
[ Came Family Father Mother Schoolteacher Teacher]
What does the truth matter? Haven't we mothers all given our sons a taste for lies, lies which from the cradle upwards lull them, reassure them, send them to sleep: lies as soft and warm as a breast! Georges Bernanos
[ Cradle Does Given Haven Lies Lull Matter Mothers Our Reassure Send Sleep Soft Sons Taste Them Truth Upwards Warm Which]
I'm a mother, I'm a journalist, I'm an American; I'm all of those things, and it really complicates your job when you have all these things come into play. Paula Zahn
[ American Come Complicates Into Job Journalist Mother Play Really These Things Those Your]
It was good for us, I suppose. Those kinds of times produce qualities in us that make us better for having had them. My parents were not getting along. My mother was quite intolerant of friendships that were being developed. Fay Wray
[ Along Being Better Developed Friendships Getting Good Had Having Intolerant Kinds Make Mother Parents Produce Qualities Quite Suppose Them Those Times Us Were]
Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil's spawn. He is an individual who would sell his mother to get a vote. He would strap his children to the front end of a steam locomotive. Eric Massa
[ Children Devil End Front Get His Individual Locomotive Mother Sell Son Spawn Steam Vote Would]
My father was also a principal of a school and mother was a curriculum advisor. Both were educators. Edwin Moses
[ Advisor Also Both Curriculum Educators Father Mother Principal School Were]
My father is Swedish and my mother is French. Eva Green
[ Father French Mother Swedish]
When I look back at The Judy Garland Show, I have such mixed feelings. It broke my mother's heart when they canceled it. Lorna Luft
[ Back Broke Canceled Feelings Garland Heart Judy Look Mixed Mother Show Such]
I'm one of those cliff-hanging Catholics. I don't believe in God, but I do believe that Mary was his mother. Martin Sheen
[ Believe Catholics God His Mary Mother Those]
I grew with it, and I used to go to see the monks, who had no possessions, even more extreme than my mother. Satish Kumar
[ Even Extreme Go Grew Had Monks More Mother Possessions See Than Used]
I believe in imagination. I did Kramer vs. Kramer before I had children. But the mother I would be was already inside me. Meryl Streep
[ Already Before Believe Children Did Had Imagination Inside Kramer Mother Would]
My mother was passionate. She was stubborn, the dominant one in the family. She dominated my father. Hugh Leonard
[ Dominant Dominated Family Father Mother Passionate She Stubborn]
My mother was there every day of the production. You know what? My mother and I are so close, she really understands the fact that I am 18 and I am maturing. I guess I am not your average 18 year-old. Michelle Trachtenberg
[ Am Average Close Day Every Fact Guess Know Maturing Mother Production Really She Understands Year-Old Year-Old Your]
I just cleared the slate and thought of her as a mother and went from there. Marg Helgenberger
[ Cleared Her Just Mother Slate Thought Went]
I was raised in a Christian home and, in fact, my mother led me to Christ as a youngster. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Christ Christian Fact Home Led Mother Raised Youngster]
Until I got married, when I used to go out, my mother said good bye to me as though I was emigrating. Thora Hird
[ Bye Go Good Got Married Mother Out Said Though Until Used]
Since God had commanded it, it was necessary that I do it. Since God commanded it, even if I had a hundred fathers and mothers, even if I had been a King's daughter, I would have gone nevertheless. Joan of Arc
[ Been Commanded Daughter Even Fathers God Gone Had Hundred King Mothers Necessary Nevertheless Since Would]
Mostly, I spend my time being a mother to my two children, working in my organic garden, raising masses of sweet peas, being passionately involved in conservation, recycling and solar energy. Blythe Danner
[ Being Children Conservation Energy Garden Involved Masses Mostly Mother Organic Passionately Peas Raising Recycling Solar Spend Sweet Time Two Working]
When I was about to break a world record and become well known, my mother used to say that for her the important thing was for me to become a doctor - a career which had not been possible in her generation and in her society. Sport was something to be set aside. Roger Bannister
[ Aside Become Been Break Career Doctor Generation Had Her Important Known Mother Possible Record Say Set Society Something Sport Thing Used Well Which World]
I like cooking but I don't know much and whenever I enter the kitchen, my mother sends me out! Because whenever I try a dish from a book, it comes out bad. Soundarya
[ Bad Because Book Comes Cooking Dish Enter Kitchen Know Mother Much Out Sends Try Whenever]
I could not tell you the date of my mother's death. I could not tell you the date of my dad's death. These are not dates that I find significant. O. J. Simpson
[ Could Dad Date Dates Death Find Mother Significant Tell These]
Mother Nature is not sweet. John Shelby Spong
[ Mother Nature Sweet]
When my mother died, I had to go on air that night and do jokes. Graham Kennedy
[ Air Died Go Had Jokes Mother Night]
I started hustling at 12, my mother hustled ahead of me. I was only allowed to because they knew me. Curtis Jackson
[ Ahead Allowed Because Hustled Hustling Knew Mother Only Started]
When I was a child I thought I saw an angel. It had wings and kinda looked like my sister. I opened the door so some light could come into the room, and it sort of faded away. My mother said it was probably my Guardian Angel. Denzel Washington
[ Angel Away Child Come Could Door Faded Guardian Had Into Kinda Light Looked Mother Opened Probably Room Said Saw Sister Some Sort Thought Wings]
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not. James Joyce
[ Dunghill Else Love Mother Stinking Unsure Whatever World]
My mother and my father were teachers. My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers. This is something I really know about. Even when I was a kid, it was a profession my father couldn't stay in, because he couldn't make enough money. Warren Beatty
[ Because Enough Even Father Grandfather Grandmother Kid Know Make Money Mother Profession Really Something Stay Teachers Were]
My grandfather on my mother's side was a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; my other grandfather was a lawyer, and one time Speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Engineering Grandfather House Institute Lawyer Massachusetts Mechanical Mother Other Professor Representatives Side Speaker Technology Tennessee Time]
Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. Marion C. Garretty
[ Being Enables Fuel Human Impossible Love Mother Normal]
My mother stopped working when she had my brother. She was a full time mom until I started getting heavily into ice skating lessons, and it got to the point where they really needed my mom to earn an income. Dorothy Hamill
[ Brother Earn Full Getting Got Had Heavily Ice Income Into Lessons Mom Mother Needed Point Really She Skating Started Stopped Time Until Where Working]
The older I get the more of my mother I see in myself. Nancy Friday
[ Get More Mother Myself Older See]
Both my mother and father were very supportive of any career move any of us wanted to make. James Gandolfini Parenting
[ Any Both Career Father Make Mother Move Supportive Us Very Wanted Were]
My mother was a very literate person who had educated herself. She had an exceptional vocabulary. Lynn Johnston
[ Educated Exceptional Had Herself Literate Mother Person She Very Vocabulary]
For support, I fall back on my heart. Has a man any fault a woman cannot weave with and try to change into something better, if the god her man prays to is a mother holding a baby? Haniel Long
[ Any Baby Back Better Cannot Change Fall Fault God Heart Her Holding Into Man Mother Prays Something Support Try Weave Woman]
The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother. Elizabeth Cady Stanton Mom
[ Mother Sacrificed Uniformly Wife Woman]
A long time ago, when all the grandfathers and grandmothers of today were little boys and little girls or very small babies, or perhaps not even born, Pa and Ma and Mary and Laura and Baby Carrie left their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Ago Babies Baby Big Born Boys Carrie Even Girls Grandfathers Grandmothers House Laura Left Little Long Ma Mary Pa Perhaps Small Their Time Today Very Were Wisconsin Woods]
I'm doing it with a rock format and the words are about people living in harmony with Mother Earth. It's very important to me - and I feel it should be for every living human on this planet. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Doing Earth Every Feel Format Harmony Human Important Living Mother Planet Rock Should Very Words]
I didn't have anything to do with being born to my mother and father. But I had a lot to do with Kristin Shepard's notoriety. I'm proud of the work I did on Dallas. Mary Crosby
[ Anything Being Born Dallas Did Father Had Lot Mother Notoriety Proud Shepard Work]
There's something wrong with a mother who washes out a measuring cup with soap and water after she's only measured water in it. Erma Bombeck
[ After Cup Measured Measuring Mother Only Out She Soap Something Washes Water Wrong]
I imagine a lot of people tune in simply to watch reporters get bitch-slapped by Mother Nature, and frankly, who can blame them? Anderson Cooper
[ Blame Frankly Get Imagine Lot Mother Nature Reporters Simply Them Tune Watch]
I am not quite sure where home is right now. I do have places in London and Milan, and a house in Spain. I guess I would say home is where my mother is, and she lives in Spain. Sarah Brightman Home
[ Am Guess Home House Lives London Milan Mother Now Places Quite Right Say She Spain Sure Where Would]
My mother always used to say, 'There is no path to peace. Peace is the path.' Donald Freed
[ Always Mother Path Peace Say Used]
My mother said, Don't worry abot what people think now. Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you've done well. Lord Mountbatten
[ Children Done Grandchildren Mother Now Said Think Well Whether Will Worry Your]
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. Conrad Veidt
[ Amount Birth Brother Caused Certain Elder Empire Father Fraternal German Hitherto Home Jealousy Mother Much Neither Nor Only Pleased Pride Shook Son Upheaval Usual]
My mother used to take my brother and me to get any books we wanted, but they were second hand books published in the '30s and '40s. I liked scary books. Alejandro Amenabar
[ Any Books Brother Get Hand Liked Mother Published Scary Second Take Used Wanted Were]
I grew up in kind of the last generation of Canadians who thought things that were happening in Britain were more important, almost, than what was happening in Canada. And my mother was fervently of that opinion. Robert MacNeil
[ Almost Britain Canada Canadians Fervently Generation Grew Happening Important Kind Last More Mother Opinion Than Things Thought Up Were]
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying 'My mother, drunk or sober.' Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Case Country Desperate Drunk Ever Except Mother Patriot Right Saying Sober Thing Think Would Wrong]
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. George Washington Mom
[ Am Attribute Beautiful Education Ever Her Intellectual Life Moral Most Mother Owe Physical Received Saw Success Woman]
I believe the question now is: who murdered my mother? Sam Sheppard
[ Believe Mother Murdered Now Question]
No woman can call herself free who does not own and control her body. No woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously whether she will or will not be a mother. Margaret Sanger
[ Body Call Choose Consciously Control Does Free Her Herself Mother Own She Until Whether Will Woman]
My grandmother was a teacher, my sister was a teacher, my daughter was a teacher and is now a superintendent in northern California, and my son-in-law is a high school principal. I am surrounded. Loni Anderson
[ Am California Daughter Grandmother High Northern Now Principal School Sister Surrounded Teacher]
Motherhood change me because it is so fundamental what you're doing for another person. And you are able to do even though it takes a lot. Meg Ryan
[ Able Another Because Change Doing Even Fundamental Lot Motherhood Person Takes Though]
I was darkly convinced that at age 52 I would kill myself because my mother committed suicide at that age. I was fantasizing that she was waiting for me on the other side of the grave. Spalding Gray
[ Age Because Committed Convinced Grave Kill Mother Myself Other She Side Suicide Waiting Would]
My father was on the faculty in the Chemistry Department of Harvard University; my mother had one year of graduate work in physics before her marriage. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Before Chemistry Department Faculty Father Graduate Had Harvard Her Marriage Mother Physics University Work Year]
You think about child abuse and you think of a father viciously attacking a daughter or a son, but in my family it was my mother. My mother, I would say, was a... very brutal disciplinarian. Lynn Johnston
[ Abuse Attacking Brutal Child Daughter Disciplinarian Family Father Mother Say Son Think Very Would]
When my mother left her second husband, she wrote her autobiography and presented it to him for his approval. David Antin
[ Approval Autobiography Her Him His Husband Left Mother Presented Second She Wrote]
Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago. Erma Bombeck
[ Ago Back Box Boxes Business Cardboard Found Gifts Into Mother Out Receive Single Society Stores Thanks Twenty Way Went Years]
My mother wanted very much to play tennis; she wanted, most of all, to be a singer and play the piano. John Hawkes
[ Most Mother Much Piano Play She Singer Tennis Very Wanted]
I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds. Joan Rivers
[ Beds Blame Bunk Goes Husband Life Man Mother Poor Sex She Slept Three Told Top Underneath Woman Years]
Mother considered a press conference on a par with a visit to a cage of cobras. Margaret Truman
[ Cage Conference Considered Mother Par Press Visit]
To have gone through so much work to heal myself and have my mother not acknowledge in any way that she was sorry for what had happened to me, broke my heart. Anne Heche
[ Acknowledge Any Broke Gone Had Happened Heal Heart Mother Much Myself She Sorry Through Way Work]
You must be ready to give up everything, not only material attachments but also human attachments - father, mother, wife, children - everything that you have. But the one thing which you have to abandon unconditionally is your self. Bede Griffiths
[ Abandon Also Attachments Children Everything Father Give Human Material Mother Must Only Ready Self Thing Unconditionally Up Which Wife Your]
I have an unending desire to be better and make myself a better person, better mother. Tanya Tucker
[ Better Desire Make Mother Myself Person Unending]
I have a different mentality when it comes to catering to a man, I just won't allow it. Don't get me wrong, I'll do for you but I'm not taking care of no man and catering to him for life; he better be bringing something to the table. I learned that from my mother and my grandmother. Teena Marie
[ Allow Better Bringing Care Catering Comes Different Get Grandmother Him Just Learned Life Man Mentality Mother Something Table Taking Won Wrong]
We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with playthings. F. H. Bradley
[ Anticipates Children Doll Girl Her More Most Mother Mothers Perhaps Say Still True]
I may be the only mother in America who knows exactly what their child is up to all the time. Barbara Bush Mom
[ America Child Exactly Knows May Mother Only Their Time Up]
As an artist, I want to interpret my feelings - not run across the street and ask what my mother thinks. Ralph Bakshi
[ Across Artist Ask Feelings Interpret Mother Run Street Thinks Want]
It doesn't work if the bad guys kill his mother's uncle's friend's neighbor's pet dog. You've got to make the stakes high. Steven Seagal
[ Bad Dog Friend Got Guys High His Kill Make Mother Neighbor Pet Stakes Uncle Work]
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. Victor Hugo Mom
[ Arms Children Made Mother Sleep Tenderness Them]
I was born in Norway, and when I was little I went to live in Detroit, Michigan. My father was a professor of philosophy at Wayne University, and my mother was also a teacher. Marta Kristen
[ Also Born Detroit Father Little Live Michigan Mother Norway Philosophy Professor Teacher University Wayne Went]
Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed; he who fears corruption fears life. Saul Alinsky
[ Against Bed Child Corrupting Corruption Father Fears Go His Learns Life Mother Off Play Politics Process Time]
Mothers and daughters can stay very connected during teenage years. In the middle of your life, you can become very alone. Even though you're connected deeply to other family members, lovers, husbands, friends. Holly Hunter
[ Alone Become Connected Daughters Deeply During Even Family Friends Husbands Life Lovers Members Middle Mothers Other Stay Teenage Though Very Years Your]
I was baptized alongside my mother when I was 8 years old. Since then I have tried to walk a Christian life. And now that I'm getting older I realize that I'm walking even closer with my God. Andy Griffith
[ Alongside Baptized Christian Closer Even Getting God Life Mother Now Old Older Realize Since Then Tried Walk Walking Years]
Mother beat the hell out of us. She'd have wild outbursts. Burt Lancaster
[ Beat Hell Mother Out Outbursts She Us Wild]
The best ally you can have in breaking up a street fight is a grandmother. Joe Bob Briggs
[ Ally Best Breaking Fight Grandmother Street Up]
Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me. John Lithgow
[ Milk Mother Shakespeare]
So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married. George J. Mitchell
[ Adopted Boston Childless Couple Elderly Father Gave Grew Him Maine Married Met Mitchell Mother Moved Name Orphanage Then Up]
You are a person of the greatest importance when you are a mother of a family. Just do your job right and your kids will love you. Ethel Waters
[ Family Greatest Importance Job Just Kids Love Mother Person Right Will Your]
Tired mothers find that spanking takes less time than reasoning and penetrates sooner to the seat of the memory. Will Durant
[ Find Less Memory Mothers Penetrates Reasoning Seat Sooner Spanking Takes Than Time Tired]
My mother told me I was dancing before I was born. She could feel my toes tapping wildly inside her for months. Ginger Rogers
[ Before Born Could Dancing Feel Her Inside Months Mother She Tapping Toes Told Wildly]
Lorna was quite young when her mother died, and I think she's blocked out some of the memories. I talked to her a little bit about that, but I wasn't prepared to go around and poke and hurt her. Judy Davis
[ Around Bit Blocked Died Go Her Hurt Little Memories Mother Out Poke Prepared Quite She Some Talked Think Young]
There's a lot more to being a woman than being a mother, but there's a hell of a lot more to being a mother than most people suspect. Roseanne Barr
[ Being Hell Lot More Most Mother Suspect Than Woman]
I praticed making faces in the mirror and it would drive my mother crazy. She used to scare me by saying that I was going to see the devil if I kept looking in the mirror. That fascinated me even more, of course. Jim Carrey
[ Course Crazy Devil Drive Even Faces Fascinated Going Kept Looking Making Mirror More Mother Saying Scare See She Used Would]
My father was Catholic, my mother was Protestant, and because of that I got Christened in both churches, so I've got all these names... but my Dad always called me Mick. Mickey Spillane
[ Always Because Both Called Catholic Churches Dad Father Got Mick Mother Names Protestant These]
There are no adequate substitutes for father, mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, can take the place of the family in the scheme of things. Gerald R. Ford
[ Adequate Bound Children Commitment Family Father Government How Loving Matter Mother Nurture Place Protect Scheme Substitutes Take Things Together Well-Intentioned]
I was encouraged by my mother and, to a lesser extent, by my father. Carlisle Floyd
[ Encouraged Extent Father Lesser Mother]
Mother Nature comes up against reality, and the reality is that the system doesn't work. John Garamendi
[ Against Comes Mother Nature Reality System Up Work]
A suburban mother's role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after. Peter De Vries
[ After Car Children Deliver Forever Mother Once Role Suburban]
Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. Erich Fromm Mom
[ Acquired Deserved Love Mother Need Peace]
Every one of us is, even from his mother's womb, a master craftsman of idols. John Calvin
[ Craftsman Even Every His Idols Master Mother Us Womb]
I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids! Arianna Huffington Mom
[ Deal Feelings Guilt Mothers Plagued Steroids Think While Working]
Fashion is in my blood. Growing up, I was always clacking around the house in my mother's shoes. Sophia Bush
[ Always Around Blood Fashion Growing House Mother Shoes Up]
I'm a mother with two small children, so I don't take as much crap as I used to. Pamela Anderson
[ Children Crap Mother Much Small Take Two Used]
Who ran to help me when I fell, And would some pretty story tell, Or kiss the place to make it well? My mother. Jane Taylor
[ Fell Help Kiss Make Mother Place Pretty Ran Some Story Tell Well Would]
The images I like best are parts of series that I've started, in some cases, with the pregnancies of the mothers of the children in question, and I continue that series right on through the birth of children to the child that resulted from that first pregnancy. Jock Sturges
[ Best Birth Cases Child Children Continue First Images Mothers Parts Pregnancies Pregnancy Question Resulted Right Series Some Started Through]
Motherhood has relaxed me in many ways. You learn to deal with crisis. I've become a juggler, I suppose. It's all a big circus, and nobody who knows me believes I can manage, but sometimes I do. Jane Seymour
[ Become Believes Big Circus Crisis Deal Juggler Knows Learn Manage Many Motherhood Nobody Relaxed Sometimes Suppose Ways]
It also called upon traditional people in the Four Directions to strengthen the healing ceremonies and asked people to heed the warnings of Mother Earth. Dennis Banks
[ Also Asked Called Ceremonies Directions Earth Four Healing Heed Mother Strengthen Traditional Upon Warnings]
My mother was a good mistress to her servants, taking care of them in their sicknesses, not sparing any cost she was able to bestow for their recovery. Margaret Cavendish
[ Able Any Bestow Care Cost Good Her Mistress Mother Recovery Servants She Sicknesses Sparing Taking Their Them]
For me, already being part of a single parent household and knowing it was just me and my mom, you'd would wake up times and hope that the next day you'd be able to be alongside your mother because she was out trying to make sure that I was taken care of. But all I cared about was her being home. LeBron James
[ Able Alongside Already Because Being Care Cared Day Her Home Hope Household Just Knowing Make Mom Mother Next Out Parent Part She Single Sure Taken Times Trying Up Wake Would Your]
My mother, brave woman, lost her whole family when she decided to marry a black man in the '60s. When the marriage fell apart, she had to come back to her family. Lisa Bonet
[ Apart Back Black Brave Come Decided Family Fell Had Her Lost Man Marriage Marry Mother She Whole Woman]
My mother thought me being gay was a death sentence. Jai Rodriguez
[ Being Death Gay Mother Sentence Thought]
Everybody's looking for the niche to make the difference. Some people think they see the mother lode in the beautiful people, especially the vote of the beautiful women. Suzanne Fields
[ Beautiful Difference Especially Everybody Looking Make Mother Niche See Some Think Vote Women]
My mother, she's like, She can work on herself. Nicole Sullivan
[ Herself Mother She Work]
Born Berlin 1931, Germany, father a British diplomat, mother an American artist. Educated at various schools all over the world. 1958 Settled down to live in London. 1966 Became interested in photography through photographing my young children. No formal training. Fay Godwin
[ American Artist Became Berlin Born British Children Diplomat Down Educated Father Formal Germany Interested Live London Mother Over Photographing Photography Schools Settled Through Training Various World Young]
My mother's life had been destroyed by the Garland legend. Lorna Luft
[ Been Destroyed Garland Had Legend Life Mother]
Comic books and The Chronicles of Narnia. My mother used to read those to me and my twin brother growing up. Shawn Ashmore
[ Books Brother Chronicles Comic Growing Mother Read Those Twin Up Used]
For Astrid, no matter what challenges they go through, they are going to face each other. It's hard for a daughter to accept that her mother is that selfish and that terrible. Alison Lohman
[ Accept Challenges Daughter Each Face Go Going Hard Her Matter Mother Other Selfish Terrible Through]
My grandmother, she say I shouldn't be playing. I should go to church. Fially, I say I'm going do this, I'm going do it. And she got where she didn't bother me about it. Muddy Waters
[ Bother Church Go Going Got Grandmother Playing Say She Should Where]
Even though I love my mother, I didn't want to make an idealized portrait of her. I'm fascinated more by her defects - they are funnier than her other qualities. Pedro Almodovar
[ Defects Even Fascinated Funnier Her Idealized Love Make More Mother Other Portrait Qualities Than Though Want]
I studied Japanese language and culture in college and graduate school, and afterward went to work in Tokyo, where I met a young man whose father was a famous businessman and whose mother was a geisha. Arthur Golden
[ Afterward Businessman College Culture Famous Father Geisha Graduate Japanese Language Man Met Mother School Studied Tokyo Went Where Whose Work Young]
The one thing I never questioned about my mother was whether she loved me. Lorna Luft
[ Loved Mother Never Questioned She Thing Whether]
A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do. Lois Wyse
[ Because Becomes Children Day Enchanted Grandchildren Grandmother Her Mother Noticing She Stops Terrible Things True Wonderful]
But, as my mother used to tell me, two wrongs don't make a right. But I soon figured out that three left turns do. Jim Hightower
[ Figured Left Make Mother Out Right Soon Tell Three Turns Two Used Wrongs]
THE autumn of 1850 brought an event freighted with deep significance to me. My mother died. John Sergeant Wise
[ Autumn Brought Deep Died Event Freighted Mother Significance]
I love being a mother. I loved being a daughter, a sister, a wife. I love being a woman with men. I love having given birth. Jessica Lange
[ Being Birth Daughter Given Having Love Loved Men Mother Sister Wife Woman]
My father was a very unhappy person, very sarcastic, and my mother was very nervous and worried about what people thought. They weren't monsters, but it wasn't a good childhood. Paula Danziger
[ Childhood Father Good Monsters Mother Nervous Person Sarcastic Thought Unhappy Very Weren Worried]