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'.

I'd love to do some bedtime stories for kids or that kind of thing. But with the demands of the shooting schedule and balancing the demands of being a single mother, it's a wonder you can squeeze in anything.
[ Anything Balancing Bedtime Being Demands Kids Kind Love Mother Schedule Shooting Single Some Squeeze Stories Thing Wonder]
If I were dammed of body and soul, I know whose prayers would make me whole, mother o' mine o mother o' mine.
[ Body Dammed Know Make Mine Mother Prayers Soul Were Whole Whose Would]
I think what I came through is great, but my son can take it to another level, not having to fight racism. His mother's a Norwegian and I'm mixed up four or five times, so he can face the world.
[ Another Came Face Fight Five Four Great Having His Level Mixed Mother Norwegian Racism Son Take Think Through Times Up World]
I visited my father for the full ten years that he was in prison, so we already had a deep and loving relationship, and remembered our mother at those times.
[ Already Deep Father Full Had Loving Mother Our Prison Relationship Remembered Ten Those Times Visited Years]
The Brady Bunch is a live action modern fairytale of family. In this context it's less odd that it's lasted for over thirty years; and why it may last in some respects as long as Mother Goose!
[ Action Brady Bunch Context Fairytale Family Goose Last Lasted Less Live Long May Modern Mother Odd Over Respects Some Thirty Why Years]
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
[ Behind Every Man Mother-In-Law Stands Successful Surprised]
This universe can very well be expressed in words and syllables which are not those of one's mother tongue.
[ Expressed Mother Syllables Those Tongue Universe Very Well Which Words]
She is the mother I never had, she is the sister everybody would want. She is the friend that everybody deserves. I don't know a better person.
[ Better Deserves Everybody Friend Had Know Mother Never Person She Sister Want Would]
My mother wanted us to understand that the tragedies of your life one day have the potential to be comic stories the next.
[ Comic Day Life Mother Next Potential Stories Tragedies Understand Us Wanted Your]
I have good genes. My father is Danish and my mother is Irish and Native American. They both have good skin.
[ American Both Danish Father Genes Good Irish Mother Native Skin]
One of the things I like about the show is it redefines the idea of what it is to be a mother, which at its most basic level is to take care of a child. It doesn't mean you have to look like the ladies in the Lysol commercials.
[ Basic Care Child Commercials Idea Ladies Level Look Mean Most Mother Show Take Things Which]
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.
[ Became Because City Go Jew Medical Mother New Public School She System Teacher Told Woman York]
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. Mom
[ Bag Basement Down Gets Hotel Humiliating Mad Mother Sleep Sleeping Stay Want]
I hope to start enjoying flirting again when I'm 70, like my mother did.
[ Again Did Enjoying Flirting Hope Mother Start]
Well ironically my last three roles have all been a mother. One was a Canadian film where the baby was taken away because she is a drug addict, in Irish Jam I play a mother to a four year old. I think in the future I'll be able to handle the role with a lot more depth.
[ Able Addict Away Baby Because Been Canadian Depth Film Four Future Handle Irish Ironically Jam Last Lot More Mother Old Play Role Roles She Taken Think Three Well Where Year]
Mother Nature comes up against reality, and the reality is that the system doesn't work.
[ Against Comes Mother Nature Reality System Up Work]
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. Mom
[ Always Animal Ask Attractive Beautiful Because Deer Go Heads Her Mother Photographs Say Such Their Think Walls Why]
The babe at first feeds upon the mother's bosom, but it is always on her heart. Mom
[ Always Babe Bosom Feeds First Heart Her Mother Upon]
I don't know anyone who curses the way they do on the Sopranos. Not in an Italian household. I never said the word hell in front of my mother.
[ Anyone Curses Front Hell Household Italian Know Mother Never Said Sopranos Way Word]
People think it's a terrible tragedy when somebody has Alzheimer's. But in my mother's case, it's different. My mother has been unhappy all her life. For the first time in her life, she's happy.
[ Alzheimer Been Case Different First Happy Her Life Mother She Somebody Terrible Think Time Tragedy Unhappy]
My grandmother and I saw an average of eight movies a week, double features, second run.
[ Average Double Eight Features Grandmother Movies Run Saw Second Week]
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi... has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
[ Anyone Baby Black Born Challenge Child Exactly Goal Mississippi Mother Person Rights Same Say State States True United Wealthiest White Working Worth]
My mother's been married many, many times and grew up believing in love like that. It's remarkable.
[ Been Believing Grew Love Many Married Mother Remarkable Times Up]
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.
[ Crack Dramatic Handle Know Mother Play Prove Roles Should Think Young]
Of all the roles I've played, none has been as fulfilling as being a mother. Mom
[ Been Being Fulfilling Mother None Played Roles]
Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on a plant, or a child in its mother's womb.
[ Art Child Fruit Grows Man Mother Plant Womb]
My mother was a Northern woman, daughter of Hon. John Sergeant, a distinguished lawyer, and for many years representative in Congress from Philadelphia.
[ Congress Daughter Distinguished Hon John Lawyer Many Mother Northern Philadelphia Representative Sergeant Woman Years]
But it's also because of something personal. My mother and father met while playing chess, so I've always had a fondness for the game. If it weren't for chess, I might not be here.
[ Also Always Because Chess Father Fondness Game Had Here Met Might Mother Personal Playing Something Weren While]
I was brought up by my mother and my two sisters, although they're older than me and fled the nest very young, so I was technically raised as an only child, but I was very much loved.
[ Although Brought Child Fled Loved Mother Much Nest Older Only Raised Sisters Technically Than Two Up Very Young]
Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged.
[ Faith Happy His Mother Remains Son Unchallenged Whose]
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.
[ After Come Every Humor Keep Leave Mother Onstage Performance Saw Sense Sing Stage Tell Time Up]
When your mother asks, "Do you want a piece of advice?" it is a mere formality. It doesn't matter if you answer yes or no. You're going to get it anyway.
[ Advice Answer Anyway Asks Formality Get Going Matter Mere Mother Piece Want Yes Your]
You know, that's the only good thing about divorce; you get to sleep with your mother.
[ Divorce Get Good Know Mother Only Sleep Thing Your]
Country and western is the music of the devil. That's the real truth of the matter. My late Mother, bless her, loved country and western. God, I couldn't handle it.
[ Bless Country Devil God Handle Her Late Loved Matter Mother Music Real Truth Western]
The Dalai Lama said that he thinks mother's love is the best symbol for love and compassion, because it is totally disinterested.
[ Because Best Compassion Dalai Disinterested Lama Love Mother Said Symbol Thinks Totally]
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.
[ After Boy Care Enlisted Fed Gave Looked Mother Navy Opportunities Took Wonderful]
Because my parents, growing up, they worked hard. Everyone in my family woke up early in the morning. I used to see my mother and my father go off to work, and come back and, no matter what, they had time for the kids.
[ Back Because Come Early Everyone Family Father Go Growing Had Hard Kids Matter Morning Mother Off Parents See Time Up Used Woke Work Worked]
He was doing - Ray was designing the clothes for my mom's show from California. And one of the first appearances I ever made on television was on my mother's show and Ray and Bob did the clothes for that. It has been a long time.
[ Appearances Been Bob California Clothes Designing Did Doing Ever First Long Made Mom Mother Ray Show Television Time]
But, based on my friendship with Evie as young mothers, I started going on freedom rides in 1966.
[ Based Freedom Friendship Going Mothers Rides Started Young]
When the grandmothers of today hear the word "Chippendales," they don't necessary think of chairs.
[ Chairs Grandmothers Hear Necessary Think Today Word]
No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly. Parenting
[ Children Fathers Mothers Own Their Think Ugly]
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.
[ Because Gave Give Hear Her Just Lessons More Mother Painful Say She Singing Totally Used Voice Want Wanted]
I started in London, as a kid. My mother knew I had sort of an inbred talent. She was an actress, so I inherited it from her. But I think I got a lot of it from my grandfather, who was a great politician.
[ Actress Got Grandfather Great Had Her Inherited Kid Knew London Lot Mother Politician She Sort Started Talent Think]
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.
[ Acting Adult Again Any Career Caught Guide Had Life Mother Never Quit Really Said Say She Speak Time Tried Wind Would]
Who I really am is the mother of six kids and Woody's wife.
[ Am Kids Mother Really Six Wife Woody]
My mother had always taught me to write about my feelings instead of sharing really personal things with others, so I spent many evenings writing in my diary, eating everything in the kitchen and waiting for Mr. Wrong to call.
[ Always Call Diary Eating Evenings Everything Feelings Had Instead Kitchen Many Mother Mr Others Personal Really Sharing Spent Taught Things Waiting Write Writing Wrong]
I learned more from my mother than from all the art historians and curators who have informed me about technical aspects of art history and art appreciation over the years.
[ Appreciation Art Aspects Historians History Informed Learned More Mother Over Technical Than Years]
You fall out of your mother's womb, you crawl across open country under fire, and drop into your grave.
[ Across Country Crawl Drop Fall Fire Grave Into Mother Open Out Under Womb Your]
I've been writing Indian music for a while. Indian music is about Mother Earth, and mine is no exception.
[ Been Earth Exception Indian Mine Mother Music While Writing]
A man who has been the indisputable favorite of his mother keeps for life the feeling of a conqueror.
[ Been Conqueror Favorite Feeling His Indisputable Keeps Life Man Mother]
One of the greatest gifts my brother and I received from my mother was her love of literature and language. With their boundless energy, libraries open the door to these worlds and so many others. I urge young and old alike to embrace all that libraries have to offer.
[ Alike Boundless Brother Door Embrace Energy Gifts Greatest Her Language Libraries Literature Love Many Mother Offer Old Open Others Received Their These Urge Worlds Young]
My mother had morning sickness after I was born.
[ After Born Had Morning Mother Sickness]
I have an unending desire to be better and make myself a better person, better mother.
[ Better Desire Make Mother Myself Person Unending]
Robert Walker as Bruno was excellent. He had elegance and humor, and the proper fondness for his mother.
[ Bruno Elegance Excellent Fondness Had His Humor Mother Proper Robert Walker]
If kids can forget their own mothers but still have a sense of comrade Lenin, then Soviet power really is here to stay!
[ Comrade Forget Here Kids Lenin Mothers Own Power Really Sense Soviet Stay Still Their Then]
Michael Jackson has some contact with his mother. I know she is involved with the children.
[ Children Contact His Involved Jackson Know Michael Mother She Some]
My mother really didn't know a heck of a lot about business. She was a very good mother, that made sure we ate right and we had our cod liver oil, but didn't know a heck of a lot about what I did.
[ Ate Business Did Good Had Heck Know Liver Lot Made Mother Oil Our Really Right She Sure Very]
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.
[ Band Complex Cover Frank Invention Lot Mothers Only Play Recorded Songs Think Those Were Zappa]
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.
[ Always Been Down Heads Held Infants Little Longing Men Mother Ones Pillow Put Seeking Strong Their Them Women World]
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. Parenting
[ Children Father His Important Love Most Mother Their Thing]
Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother.
[ Banished Different Grandmother Her Invention Law Makes Modern Progress Same Spinning Today Wheel Woman]
My mother was the total influence. My father was what we call a nomadic person; he was a wanderer.
[ Call Father Influence Mother Nomadic Person Total Wanderer]
When I got on the airplane in Indonesia coming to Japan, my intentions was to turn myself in to the military for the simple reason I would like to put my daughters with their mother, one thing. Another thing, I'd like to clear my conscience.
[ Airplane Another Clear Coming Conscience Daughters Got Indonesia Intentions Japan Military Mother Myself Put Reason Simple Their Thing Turn Would]
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.
[ Bake Boarding Buy Classic Cookies Kids Love Mother Never Off School Were]
In search of my mother's garden, I found my own. Gardening
[ Found Garden Mother Own Search]
I probably spend more time with my kids than the average stay-at-home mother.
[ Average Kids More Mother Probably Spend Stay-At-Home Than Time]
I never grew up with a mother's hand - that's why I will forever be insecure, I think, in that primal way.
[ Forever Grew Hand Insecure Mother Never Primal Think Up Way Why Will]
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.
[ After Any Been Best Bland Chemotherapy Couple Days Even Food Foods Haven Little Lost Really Sick Tastes Tired Weight]
Here we are to remember that in consequence of our opinion that labor is the Father and active principle of wealth, as lands are the Mother, that the state by killing, mutilating, or imprisoning their members do withal punish themselves.
[ Active Consequence Father Here Killing Labor Lands Members Mother Opinion Our Principle Punish Remember State Their Themselves Wealth Withal]
My mother was against me being an actress - until I introduced her to Frank Sinatra. Funny
[ Actress Against Being Frank Her Introduced Mother Sinatra Until]
And I would really like to be a grandmother, but only when Felix or Emily meet the right person and are ready.
[ Emily Grandmother Meet Only Person Ready Really Right Would]
Terry's mother worked in the film industry for many years. She always wanted him to marry an actress.
[ Actress Always Film Him Industry Many Marry Mother She Terry Wanted Worked Years]
To my father, business was the highest calling, but to my mother, medicine was the top profession.
[ Business Calling Father Highest Medicine Mother Profession Top]
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.
[ Arrived Because Camera Dedicated Down Equipment Her Japanese Loaded Looking Mother Obviously She Stage Terri Tourist]
I have a brother younger than me. My mother was a librarian, so from her, I got the taste to read.
[ Brother Got Her Librarian Mother Read Taste Than Younger]
I wanted to share my life story and honor my roots. I am very proud of my family and mother.
[ Am Family Honor Life Mother Proud Roots Share Story Very Wanted]
Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.
[ Abandoned Arts Fantasy Impossible Marvels Monsters Mother Origin Produces Reason She United]
When there is a voice in a piece of music, we tend to focus on the voice. That is probably something from when we were babies and we depended on hearing our mother's voice.
[ Babies Depended Focus Hearing Mother Music Our Piece Probably Something Tend Voice Were]
My father was a farmer and my mother was a farmer, but, my childhood was very good. I am very grateful for my childhood, because it was full of gladness and good humanity. Parenting
[ Am Because Childhood Farmer Father Full Gladness Good Grateful Humanity Mother Very]
The biggest place I look for validation is from my mother. That's the little girl in me that will never grow up.
[ Biggest Girl Grow Little Look Mother Never Place Up Validation Will]
Certainty is the mother of quiet and repose, and uncertainty the cause of variance and contentions.
[ Cause Certainty Contentions Mother Quiet Repose Uncertainty Variance]
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. Parenting
[ Better Children Come Consistently Divorced Every Father Home Homes Married Measure Mother Peers Raised Than Their Well-Being]
Basically it's the core story. About a guy having an affair with the mother of the girl he falls in love with.
[ Affair Basically Core Falls Girl Guy Having Love Mother Story]
If you can't be in awe of Mother Nature, there's something wrong with you.
[ Awe Mother Nature Something Wrong]
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.
[ Been Beginning Communism Convent Converted During Earth Educated Father God Gods Had Heaven Most Mother Period Rampant She Stalin Two]
My mother would read aloud to my father and me in the evening. She read mainly travel books.
[ Aloud Books Evening Father Mainly Mother Read She Travel Would]
I believe there's no proverb but what is true; they are all so many sentences and maxims drawn from experience, the universal mother of sciences.
[ Believe Drawn Experience Many Maxims Mother Proverb Sciences Sentences True Universal]
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.
[ Abortion Choose Did Him His Khomeini Mother Pity Pregnant Where Without Would]
After Babar's mother was killed by the hunter, he went to the big city.
[ After Big City Hunter Killed Mother Went]
There is a fundamental situation in which the country has reached rock bottom, that a mother can't send her children out of the house in the morning. The country has reached rock bottom and this needs to be changed.
[ Bottom Changed Children Country Fundamental Her House Morning Mother Needs Out Reached Rock Send Situation Which]
My mother learned that she was carrying me at about the same time the Second World War was declared; with the family talent for magic realism, she once told me she had been to the doctor's on the very day.
[ Been Carrying Day Declared Doctor Family Had Learned Magic Mother Once Realism Same Second She Talent Time Told Very War World]
My father, who was from a wealthy family and highly educated, a lawyer, Yale and Columbia, walked out with the benefit of a healthy push from my mother, a seventh grade graduate, who took a typing course and got a secretarial job as fast as she could.
[ Benefit Columbia Could Course Educated Family Fast Father Got Grade Graduate Healthy Highly Job Lawyer Mother Out Push Secretarial Seventh She Took Typing Walked Wealthy Yale]
Mother Nature may be forgiving this year, or next year, but eventually she's going to come around and whack you. You've got to be prepared. Nature
[ Around Come Eventually Forgiving Going Got May Mother Nature Next Prepared She Whack Year]
I remember my mother finding mud somehow and putting it on the sting.
[ Finding Mother Mud Putting Remember Somehow Sting]
What a different world it was when I first sailed for Europe in 1930, with my mother, sister, and brother to spend six months abroad.
[ Abroad Brother Different Europe First Months Mother Sailed Sister Six Spend World]
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.
[ Become Believes Big Circus Crisis Deal Juggler Knows Learn Manage Many Motherhood Nobody Relaxed Sometimes Suppose Ways]
I am Mother Jones. The Government can't take my life and you can't take my arm, but you can take my suitcase.
[ Am Arm Government Jones Life Mother Suitcase Take]
My mother killed herself when I was 12. I won't complete that relationship. But I can try to understand her.
[ Complete Her Herself Killed Mother Relationship Try Understand Won]
I think it's time to do clean-up for a generation. I believe this is one of the movies that hits home for all colors and all races. Everybody I talk to, black or white, suburban, rich or poor, can relate to rejection, can relate to not having a father or a mother.
[ Believe Black Colors Everybody Father Generation Having Hits Home Mother Movies Poor Races Rejection Relate Rich Suburban Talk Think Time White]
Anyone who doesn't miss the past never had a mother.
[ Anyone Had Miss Mother Never Past]
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.
[ Always Books Educated Father Grown Half Knew Men Mother Never Read Slaves Talk Talking These Time Us Very Were Would]
A mother is neither cocky, nor proud, because she knows the school principal may call at any minute to report that her child had just driven a motorcycle through the gymnasium.
[ Any Because Call Child Cocky Driven Gymnasium Had Her Just Knows May Minute Mother Motorcycle Neither Nor Principal Proud Report School She Through]
They took my mother's stomach out six months ago.
[ Ago Months Mother Out Six Stomach Took]
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.
[ Compassion Fearlessness Flower Greatest Love Mama Mother Sweet Teacher Then]
I applaud my mother now for getting me through that time and making me believe in myself.
[ Applaud Believe Getting Making Mother Myself Now Through Time]
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. 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]
Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials. Mom
[ Effect Essentials Everything Gets Motherhood Reduced Very]
I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood. Parenting
[ Child Childhood Had Healing Idea Mothering Own Sadness Would]
This is a moment that I deeply wish my parents could have lived to share. My father would have enjoyed what you have so generously said of me-and my mother would have believed it.
[ Believed Could Deeply Enjoyed Father Generously Lived Moment Mother Parents Said Share Wish Would]
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
[ Become Compassion Judgment Mother Slowly Turns Understanding Until Your]
I value mothers and motherhood enormously. For every inattentive or abusive mother in my fiction I think you'll find a dozen or so who are neither.
[ Abusive Dozen Enormously Every Fiction Find Inattentive Mother Motherhood Mothers Neither Think Value]
When I stopped seeing my mother through the eyes of a child, I saw the woman who helped me give birth to myself.
[ Birth Child Eyes Give Helped Mother Myself Saw Seeing Stopped Through Woman]
The less I behave like Whistler's mother the night before, the more I look like her the morning after.
[ After Before Behave Her Less Look More Morning Mother Night Whistler]
Be able to confide your innermost secrets to your mother and your innermost fears to your father.
[ Able Confide Father Fears Innermost Mother Secrets Your]
When my mother had to get dinner for 8 she'd just make enough for 16 and only serve half.
[ Dinner Enough Get Had Half Just Make Mother Only Serve She]
I am scared of becoming a mother.
[ Am Becoming Mother Scared]
My grandmother was a Jewish juggler: she used to worry about six things at once.
[ Grandmother Jewish Juggler Once She Six Things Used Worry]
Would not the child's heart break in despair when the first cold storm of the world sweeps over it, if the warm sunlight of love from the eyes of mother and father did not shine upon him like the soft reflection of divine light and love?
[ Break Child Cold Despair Did Divine Eyes Father First Heart Him Light Love Mother Over Reflection Shine Soft Storm Sunlight Sweeps Upon Warm World Would]
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.
[ Account Again Anyone Child Concern Costly Decides Extremely Given Into Mother Must Stop Surely Taken Which]
But some things are the same. My mother still owns the house I grew up in, on what would now be called a cul de sac, but which the sign on the corner called a dead end street.
[ Called Corner De Dead End Grew House Mother Now Owns Same Sign Some Still Street Things Up Which Would]
I started hustling at 12, my mother hustled ahead of me. I was only allowed to because they knew me.
[ Ahead Allowed Because Hustled Hustling Knew Mother Only Started]
This familiarity with a respected physician and my appreciation of his work, or the tragedy I experienced with the long, tormented agony and death of my mother might have influenced me in wanting to study medicine. It was not the case.
[ Agony Appreciation Case Death Experienced Familiarity His Influenced Long Medicine Might Mother Physician Respected Study Tormented Tragedy Wanting Work]
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.
[ Adds Another Before Being Children Dimension Emotional Feel Had Mother Pain Were]
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.'
[ Asthma Because Begged Child Condition Constituency Doctors Down Get Going Her His Insurance Know Lie Mothers Own Please Say Told Turns Will Write]
If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher. Family
[ Beautiful Become Corruption Country Difference Father Feel Free Key Make Members Minds Mother Nation Societal Strongly Teacher Three]
My mother and father were fantastic, very active. I find it difficult to say this, but I'm quite a loving person and I've always been loving to my friends. In the long run, that pays off. I'm very interested in other people, and if you are, they're interested in you.
[ Active Always Been Difficult Fantastic Father Find Friends Interested Long Loving Mother Off Other Pays Person Quite Run Say Very Were]
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.
[ Brando Community Family Father First Friend Gave His Mother Omaha Play Production Shot]
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.
[ Always Angry Child Get Growing Her Life Mother Natural Only Right Thing Used Very]
Yeah, I read Judy Blume. My mother didn't like that, but I read it anyhow.
[ Anyhow Judy Mother Read Yeah]
A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt.
[ Changes Conservative Consults Doubt Grandmother His Makes Someone]
I was myself brought up with my brother, whose name was Matthias, for he was my own brother, by both father and mother; and I made mighty proficiency in the improvements of my learning, and appeared to have both a great memory and understanding.
[ Appeared Both Brother Brought Father Great Improvements Learning Made Memory Mighty Mother Myself Name Own Proficiency Understanding Up Whose]
We never got anything out of the recordings. I'm still as broke as I was when I was with the Mothers.
[ Anything Broke Got Mothers Never Out Recordings Still]
I owe much to mother. She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally. Mom
[ Also Approached Art Emotionally Expert Had Mother Much Owe She Understanding]
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.
[ Defects Even Fascinated Funnier Her Idealized Love Make More Mother Other Portrait Qualities Than Though Want]
If we had a hard time, my mother would sit me down and we would talk about it, and she kept talking and kept processing until we started to laugh about it.
[ Down Had Hard Kept Laugh Mother Processing She Sit Started Talk Talking Time Until Would]
But my mother and father were married when my mom was 20 and my dad was 24.
[ Dad Father Married Mom Mother Were]
I had a very special family life. My mother and father made sure when we were home, we were part of the family, not a TV star. And the other thing: my father was fully employed while I was doing the series.
[ Doing Employed Family Father Fully Had Home Life Made Mother Other Part Series Special Star Sure Thing Tv Very Were While]
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.
[ Behavior Being Bind Comes Could Every Feel Guilty Happy Home Limits Make Many Minute Modifying Mothers Parents Perfect Pressure Puts Setting Wish Working]
I am truly my mother's son. Mom
[ Am Mother Son Truly]
Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
[ Any Best Brought Diligence Fortune Goal Good His Idleness Man Mother Never Opposite Wishes]
I think English is a fantastic, rich and musical language, but of course your mother tongue is the most important for an actor.
[ Actor Course English Fantastic Important Language Most Mother Musical Rich Think Tongue Your]
I thought I was going to be a lot more freaked out by being naked onstage. I think on film I would have been more freaked out, because film is less forgiving. But onstage it's lit so beautifully. It would make my mother look good.
[ Beautifully Because Been Being Film Forgiving Freaked Going Good Less Lit Look Lot Make More Mother Naked Onstage Out Think Thought Would]
I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house.
[ Because Before Born Could Died Good Grandfather Grandmother Had House How Memories Never Old Piano Play Saw She]
My mother's life had been destroyed by the Garland legend.
[ Been Destroyed Garland Had Legend Life Mother]
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.
[ Additional Being Children Coming Could Fit Forty Get Include Least Lifetimes Likely Maybe Mother New Only Sad Say Statisticians Those Two Years Young]
Ladies and gentlemen, my mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you!
[ Father Gentlemen Ladies Mother Sister Thank Thanks]
In the seventeenth year of my age my mother died.
[ Age Died Mother Seventeenth Year]
My parents were both from extremely different backgrounds. My father's Italian, my mother was of Swedish descent. They're both first-generation Americans.
[ Americans Backgrounds Both Descent Different Extremely Father Italian Mother Parents Swedish Were]
Ignorance is the mother of admiration.
[ Admiration Ignorance Mother]
It was so satisfying for me - a great reward, just to see it done well. And it was beautifully directed by my daughter Susan Riskin. Imagine, a play about my mother directed by my daughter?!
[ Beautifully Daughter Directed Done Great Imagine Just Mother Play Reward Satisfying See Susan Well]
Sexism is not the fault of women - kill your fathers, not your mothers.
[ Fathers Fault Kill Mothers Sexism Women 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.
[ Accumulated Cry Grandmother Help Hopefully Lot Many Our Over Really Right Things Want Years]
I wish either my father or my mother, or indeed both of them, as they were in duty both equally bound to it, had minded what they were about when they begot me.
[ Both Bound Duty Either Equally Father Had Indeed Minded Mother Them Were Wish]
Yes, Mother. I can see you are flawed. You have not hidden it. That is your greatest gift to me. Mom
[ Flawed Gift Greatest Hidden Mother See Yes Your]
When the baby dies, On every side Rose stranger's voices, hard and harsh and loud. The baby was not wrapped in any shroud. The mother made no sound. Her head was bowed That men's eyes might not see Her misery.
[ Any Baby Bowed Dies Every Eyes Hard Harsh Head Her Loud Made Men Might Misery Mother Rose See Shroud Side Sound Stranger Voices Wrapped]
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.
[ Am Being Better Creative Daughter Experience Find Insistent Less Lover Miss More Mother Much Part Selfish Small Wife Writing]
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.
[ Angel Away Child Come Could Door Faded Guardian Had Into Kinda Light Looked Mother Opened Probably Room Said Saw Sister Some Sort Thought Wings]
And when we used to play and fight in the streets in Brooklyn and I would get hurt or something, my mother would always come out and save me. So that sort of postponed the inevitable about getting a good beating, without having somebody to come and save you.
[ Always Beating Brooklyn Come Fight Get Getting Good Having Hurt Inevitable Mother Out Play Postponed Save Somebody Something Sort Streets Used Without Would]
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.
[ Both Business Coal Dad Education England Father Go However Massachusetts Meant Mother New Originally Place Really Them Virginia Wanted Were West]
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.
[ Actually Another Architect Attentive Charming Deeply Father Got Knew Know Mother Pleasant Profession Respectable Side Think Thought Which]
Somehow, the things my mother wanted to do, the release in evangelism she sought with such frenzy, were transferred to me.
[ Evangelism Frenzy Mother Release She Somehow Sought Such Things Transferred Wanted Were]
Our job is to sell our clients' merchandise... not ourselves. Our job is to kill the cleverness that makes us shine instead of the product. Our job is to simplify, to tear away the unrelated, to pluck out the weeds that are smothering the product message.
[ Away Cleverness Clients Instead Job Kill Makes Merchandise Message Our Ourselves Out Pluck Product Sell Shine Simplify Tear Unrelated Us Weeds]
Becoming a mother has helped make me a tougher, stronger writer.
[ Becoming Helped Make Mother Stronger Tougher Writer]
I haven't wanted to play a mother for a long time because I am one.
[ Am Because Haven Long Mother Play Time Wanted]
Working mothers do an hour more per day than working fathers do and working mothers do on average an hour more per day with the kids than working fathers do.
[ Average Day Fathers Hour Kids More Mothers Per Than Working]
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.
[ Alone Attitude Before Children Choosing Freedom Fundamental Her Hers His How Man Many May Mother Must Problem Regardless She Whether Will Woman]
My parents, and especially my mother, encouraged by the director of the local school which I was attending, wanted in spite of everything to send me to a National School of Arts and Crafts so that I could later become an engineer.
[ Arts Attending Become Could Crafts Director Encouraged Engineer Especially Everything Later Local Mother National Parents School Send Spite Wanted Which]
You should study not only that you become a mother when your child is born, but also that you become a child.
[ Also Become Born Child Mother Only Should Study Your]
The woman is uniformly sacrificed to the wife and mother. Mom
[ Mother Sacrificed Uniformly Wife Woman]
The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it.
[ Earth Equal Mother Rights Should Upon]
I used to think it a pity that her mother rather than she had not thought of birth control.
[ Birth Control Had Her Mother Pity Rather She Than Think Thought Used]
God hears a mother's prayer.
[ God Hears Mother Prayer]
My mother begged doctors to end her life. She was beyond the physical ability to swallow enough of the weak morphine pills she had around her. When she knew she was dying I promised to make sure she could go at a time of her choosing, but it was impossible. I couldn't help.
[ Ability Around Begged Beyond Choosing Could Doctors Dying End Enough Go Had Help Her Impossible Knew Life Make Morphine Mother Physical Pills Promised She Sure Swallow Time Weak]
Working mothers are just as likely to want to conform to a standard of perfection and just as likely to suffer from their failure to meet it as their stay-at-home counterparts.
[ Conform Counterparts Failure Just Likely Meet Mothers Perfection Standard Stay-At-Home Suffer Their Want Working]
I loved my mother, she's a good girl.
[ Girl Good Loved Mother She]
Always a godmother, never a mother. That sucks. I've got to get me one of those little accessories.
[ Accessories Always Get Godmother Got Little Mother Never Sucks Those]
There's no doubt that becoming a mother was the greatest thing I'll ever do.
[ Becoming Doubt Ever Greatest Mother Thing]
I grew up in a family where our mother made our clothing. We didn't have a lot of money, so we learned how to scrimp, and we learned how to invent and to create. And those are learned skills.
[ Clothing Create Family Grew How Invent Learned Lot Made Money Mother Our Skills Those Up Where]
If I were like your mother, I would be a woman.
[ Mother Were Woman Would Your]
My father was the orphaned son of immigrants to the United States from Ireland. My father never knew his parents. His mother died - we're not sure - either at or shortly after his birth, and he and all of his siblings were placed in orphanages in the Boston area.
[ After Area Birth Boston Died Either Father His Immigrants Ireland Knew Mother Never Orphanages Orphaned Parents Placed Shortly Siblings Son States Sure United Were]
Being a mother gives you an incredible feeling of empowerment, you think if I can go through such pain and that level of sleep and still operate and not be grumpy you can do anything. It can be quite scary, you can't function your brain, forget your vocabulary.
[ Anything Being Brain Empowerment Feeling Forget Function Gives Go Grumpy Incredible Level Mother Operate Pain Quite Scary Sleep Still Such Think Through Vocabulary Your]
No man is responsible for his father. That was entirely his mother's affair. Dad
[ Affair Entirely Father His Man Mother Responsible]
The poet speaks to all men of that other life of theirs that they have smothered and forgotten.
[ Forgotten Life Men Other Poet Speaks Theirs]
Do not join encounter groups. If you enjoy being made to feel inadequate, call your mother.
[ Being Call Encounter Enjoy Feel Groups Inadequate Join Made Mother Your]
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.
[ Am Because Course Elijah God Honorable Malcolm Men Mother Muhammad Owe Special Still Today Two Very Wherever Wife Women]
Now my mother, interestingly enough, was not a feminist in her own mind.
[ Enough Feminist Her Interestingly Mind Mother Now Own]
My parents kept the best aspects of the Asian culture, and they Americanized the family. My mother was a great example for me. She was a working mother with a good career.
[ Americanized Asian Aspects Best Career Culture Example Family Good Great Kept Mother Parents She Working]
My mother is an actress, and she used to drag me from theater to theater and reading to reading.
[ Actress Drag Mother Reading She Theater Used]
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?
[ Could French German Imagination Imagine Make Most Mother Others Separated Suffer Sufferings Them Would]
When I told my mother that I wanted to be an actress, she said, you can't live here and do that, and so I moved out. I was determined to prove her wrong because she was so sure that I was going to go astray. And that's the juice that kept me going.
[ Actress Astray Because Determined Go Going Her Here Juice Kept Live Mother Moved Out Prove Said She Sure Told Wanted Wrong]
If necessity is the mother of invention, it's the father of cooperation. And we're cooperating like never before.
[ Before Cooperating Cooperation Father Invention Mother Necessity Never]
We shall fight to the last to free our Motherland.
[ Fight Free Last Motherland Our Shall]
My mother taught me to treat a lady respectfully. Mom
[ Lady Mother Respectfully Taught Treat]
You do stand alone sometimes. But my mother stood by me through all this.
[ Alone Mother Sometimes Stand Stood Through]
Of the thousands of people, celebrated and unknown, who have sat before my camera, I am often asked who was the most difficult subject, or the easiest, or which picture is my favorite. This last question is like asking a mother which child she likes the most.
[ Am Asked Asking Before Camera Celebrated Child Difficult Easiest Favorite Last Likes Most Mother Often Picture Question Sat She Subject Thousands Unknown Which]
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.'
[ 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]
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.
[ Beautiful Difference Especially Everybody Looking Make Mother Niche See Some Think Vote Women]
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.
[ Chicken Engineer Farmer Into Mother Professional She Should Thought Turned Understand Wanted Why Widow]
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
[ Biology Least Makes Mother Someone]
I don't think I would have been a good mother. Being a parent brings immense responsibility. It's a Herculean task. It would be almost too much for me.
[ Almost Been Being Brings Good Immense Mother Much Parent Responsibility Task Think Too Would]
I owe a lot to my parents, especially by mother and my father.
[ Especially Father Lot Mother Owe Parents]
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.
[ Any Been Better Children Completed Dances Each Equal Favorite High Intact Make Mother Out Pick Piece Refuses Them Worked]
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.
[ Always College Educated Go Ignorance Illiteracy Intelligent Intolerant More Mother Must Professors Said School Some Than Unable Understanding Were]
I don't know why men are so fascinated with television and I think it has something to do with - if I may judge from my own father, who used to sit and stare at the TV while my mother was speaking to him - I think that's a man's way of tuning out.
[ Fascinated Father Him Judge Know Man May Men Mother Out Own Sit Something Speaking Stare Television Think Tuning Tv Used Way While Why]
They claim this mother of ours, the Earth, for their own use, and fence their neighbors away from her, and deface her with their buildings and their refuse. Environmental
[ Away Buildings Claim Earth Fence Her Mother Neighbors Ours Own Refuse Their Use]
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.
[ Acts Being Boy Brought Change Committed Could Cruel Dr Else His Mine Most Mother Name Ordered Rights Same Something Thought Time Upon William Young]
My mother told me on several different occasions that she was livin' her dream vicariously through me. She once said that I was getting' to do all the things that she would have wanted to have done. Mom
[ Different Done Dream Getting Her Livin Mother Occasions Once Said Several She Things Through Told Vicariously Wanted Would]
My mother's father drank and her mother was an unhappy, neurotic woman, and I think she has lived all her life afraid of anyone who drinks for fear something like that might happen to her.
[ Afraid Anyone Drank Drinks Father Fear Happen Her Life Lived Might Mother Neurotic She Something Think Unhappy Woman]
The sicker mother got, the stranger the people surrounding her became. I called them The Garland Freaks.
[ Became Called Freaks Garland Got Her Mother Sicker Stranger Surrounding Them]
At about 40, the roles started slowing down. I started getting offers to play mothers and grandmothers.
[ Down Getting Grandmothers Mothers Offers Play Roles Slowing Started]
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.
[ Apart Assembled Associated Because Church Dear Every Family Had Hold Many Memory Mother Pew Reason Regularly Reverenced Still Sunday Together Went Where Years]
The real cure for our environmental problems is to understand that our job is to salvage Mother Nature. We are facing a formidable enemy in this field. It is the hunters... and to convince them to leave their guns on the wall is going to be very difficult.
[ Convince Cure Difficult Enemy Environmental Facing Field Formidable Going Guns Hunters Job Leave Mother Nature Our Problems Real Salvage Their Them Understand Very Wall]
Being a publicist is like management in a lot of ways - you're their friend, you're their mother, you're their confidante.
[ Being Friend Lot Management Mother Publicist Their Ways]
Sexual liberation, as a slogan, turns out to be another kind of bondage. For a woman it offers orgasm as her ultimate and major fulfillment; it's better than motherhood.
[ Another Better Bondage Fulfillment Her Kind Liberation Major Motherhood Offers Orgasm Out Sexual Slogan Than Turns Ultimate Woman]
And my daddy could play a harmonica and also the guitar, so I guess I got a little bit from both of 'em, but I think mostly from my mother's side of the family.
[ Also Bit Both Could Daddy Em Family Got Guess Guitar Harmonica Little Mostly Mother Play Side Think]
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.
[ Answering Around Been Gave Give Going High Incredible Journey Lately Listening Mother Questions Say Schools Students Talking Their Them These Try]
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.
[ Band Based Bound Brooklyn Care Due Fact Iceland Mother Move Own Personal Probably Reasons Taking Where Would]
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.
[ Because Both Different Grandmothers Had Household Odd Own Pianos Their Them Very Were Would]
My mother buried three husbands - and two of them were only napping.
[ Buried Husbands Mother Napping Only Them Three Two Were]
My mother's illness fitted into this protest against the treatment of the sick who could not pay, the inefficiency of commercialism, the waste, the extravagance, and the poverty.
[ Against Commercialism Could Extravagance Fitted Illness Inefficiency Into Mother Pay Poverty Protest Sick Treatment Waste]
I was given away. If your mother gives you away, you think everybody who comes into your life is going to give you away.
[ Away Comes Everybody Give Given Gives Going Into Life Mother Think Your]
I got to grow up with a mother who taught me to believe in me. Mom
[ Believe Got Grow Mother Taught Up]
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.
[ Ask Crazy Draw Else Go Hairy Just Lot Mother Something Used Would]
When I was four years old, my mother owned some tenements in the Bronx.
[ Bronx Four Mother Old Owned Some Tenements Years]
The sword is very handsome. I am too old and infirm, as you see, to ever use a sword again, but I am glad that my old mother state has not entirely forgotten me.
[ Again Am Entirely Ever Forgotten Glad Handsome Mother Old See State Sword Too Use Very]
Because my father was often absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do much as I pleased.
[ Absent Because Duty Father Mother Much Naval Often Pleased Suffered]
My grandmother told stories; she was very good at that.
[ Good Grandmother She Stories Told Very]
The mother-daughter relationship is the most complex.
[ Complex Most Relationship]
I think I'm a fan of people who were brave, my aunt, my grandmother, those are my heroes.
[ Aunt Brave Fan Grandmother Heroes Think Those Were]
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. Mom
[ Ago Brash Career Century Ever Feminists Ladder Lousy Moral Motherhood Nobody Nonexistent Out Pay Pedestal Pointed Putting Some Take Thought Until]
Postpartum depression is a very real and very serious problem for many mothers. It can happen to a first time mom or a veteran mother. It can occur a few days... or a few months after childbirth.
[ After Childbirth Days Depression Few First Happen Many Mom Months Mother Mothers Occur Postpartum Problem Real Serious Time Very Veteran]
I have to keep reminding myself that I am their mother. Sometimes we are sitting at home and I feel like we are waiting for our mom to come home.
[ Am Come Feel Home Keep Mom Mother Myself Our Reminding Sitting Sometimes Their Waiting]
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.
[ Best Birth Cases Child Children Continue First Images Mothers Parts Pregnancies Pregnancy Question Resulted Right Series Some Started Through]
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.
[ Any Hand Means Mother Poetry Public Talent Then Try Verse Wants Write Your]
There are no adequate substitutes for father, mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, can take the place of the family in the scheme of things.
[ Adequate Bound Children Commitment Family Father Government How Loving Matter Mother Nurture Place Protect Scheme Substitutes Take Things Together Well-Intentioned]
One could not be a successful scientist without realizing that, in contrast to the popular conception supported by newspapers and mothers of scientists, a goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid.
[ Also Conception Contrast Could Dull Goodly Just Mothers Narrow-Minded Newspapers Number Only Popular Realizing Scientist Scientists Stupid Successful Supported Without]
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.
[ Been Before Blame Fathers Juliet Know Make Mismanagement Mothers Never Nowadays Only Own Romeo Sensible Their Them Tragedy World]
My mother, who was quite sharp when I was young, became utterly mild.
[ Became Mild Mother Quite Sharp Utterly Young]
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.
[ Criticize Heard Last Money Mother Night Opposition President Reform Said Saying Someone System Their Well Wrong]
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.
[ Decided Doing Gave Get Going Gone Had Hadn Her Maybe Military More Mother Program Push Rather Running School Something Than]
The only thing that seems eternal and natural in motherhood is ambivalence.
[ Ambivalence Eternal Motherhood Natural Only Seems Thing]
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.
[ Ever Every First Had Her How Last Morning Mother Once Out Saw Thing Turned Wanted Written]
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.
[ Best Blame Control Decide Destiny Ecology Life Mother Ones Own President Problems Realize Them Which Years Your]
No matter how old we become, we can still call them 'Holy Mother' and 'Father' and put a child-like trust in them. Faith
[ Become Call Child-Like Father Holy How Matter Mother Old Put Still Them Trust]
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.
[ Always Balancing Been Career Change Changes Equation Important Kids Mean Motherhood Now Parent Passion Perspective Single Two Woman Won]
In Japan, mothers insist on achievement and accomplishment as a sign of love and respect. Thus to fail places children in a highly shamed situation.
[ Accomplishment Achievement Children Fail Highly Insist Japan Love Mothers Places Respect Shamed Sign Situation Thus]
But even though all this was going on at home, if someone had tried to take me away and put me in a children's home, I couldn't have handled it. Even though my mother was very brutal, it was my home.
[ Away Brutal Children Even Going Had Handled Home Mother Put Someone Take Though Tried Very]
When I look back at The Judy Garland Show, I have such mixed feelings. It broke my mother's heart when they canceled it.
[ Back Broke Canceled Feelings Garland Heart Judy Look Mixed Mother Show Such]
I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That's why people love me. Mom
[ American Bible Dogs Fearlessly Flag Love Motherhood Small Stand Why]
My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage. Mom
[ Achieve Courage Dreams Lacked Mother Our Power Taught]
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.
[ Always Compassionate Feet Had Just Kept Mother Part Probably Raised Raising Responsibility She Think Very Way Woman]
You have to stay in shape. My grandmother, she started walking five miles a day when she was 60. She's 97 today and we don't know where the hell she is.
[ Day Five Grandmother Hell Know Miles Shape She Started Stay Today Walking Where]
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.
[ Background Came Come Family Had Lived Mother New Old Over Scotland Scottish She Some State Upper Whom York]
Morality becomes hypocrisy if it means accepting mothers' suffering or dying in connection with unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions and unwanted children.
[ Abortions Accepting Becomes Children Connection Dying Hypocrisy Illegal Means Morality Mothers Pregnancies Suffering Unwanted]
The older I get the more of my mother I see in myself.
[ Get More Mother Myself Older See]
My mother was electric onstage, and I vividly recall the extraordinary power she had over her audiences.
[ Audiences Electric Extraordinary Had Her Mother Onstage Over Power Recall She Vividly]
I was labeled a troublemaker, my mom an unfit mother, and I was not welcome anywhere.
[ Anywhere Labeled Mom Mother Troublemaker Unfit Welcome]
I asked my mother could I have an instrument. She said, 'Well if you go out and save your money.' So I went and got - I made me a shine box. I went out and started shining shoes, and I'd bring whatever I made.
[ Asked Box Bring Could Go Got Instrument Made Money Mother Out Said Save She Shine Shining Shoes Started Well Went Whatever Your]
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.
[ Because Challenging Constantly Consumers Evolving Frustration Love Managing Marketing Mother Out Passion Product Second Since Wife Win Would]
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.
[ Became Before Did Doing Know More Mother Motherhood Own Play Study Theoretical Thinking]
My mother's very proud of the name she gave me. She thought it sounded rhythmically better. It doesn't really make a difference to me what people call me, but since my mother calls me Holly Marie when she's angry, I prefer just my first name.
[ Angry Better Call Calls Difference First Gave Holly Just Make Marie Mother Name Prefer Proud Really Rhythmically She Since Sounded Thought Very]
My father dealt in stocks and shares and my mother also had a lot of time on her hands.
[ Also Dealt Father Had Hands Her Lot Mother Shares Stocks Time]
I constantly looked for motherly protection.
[ Constantly Looked Protection]
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
[ Become Does His Man Mothers Their Tragedy Women]
The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men - from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms.
[ Bosoms Carry Comes Key Men More Most Mothers Much Our Real Religion Souls Than Their Women World]
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.
[ Certainly Children Come Dream Foundation Just Know Moral Mother Out Parents Religious See Solid Their Think True Very Way Work]
Mother Firefly is the kind of character I've always wanted to play. She's larger than life, terribly tragic, and capable of a lot of love.
[ Always Capable Character Kind Larger Life Lot Love Mother Play She Terribly Than Tragic Wanted]
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.
[ Age Amazing Change Changing Fast Had Mother Opportunity Think Very Woman World]
I may be the only mother in America who knows exactly what their child is up to all the time. Mom
[ America Child Exactly Knows May Mother Only Their Time Up]
As much as I transferred my mother to Elizabeth Shore of The Black Dahlia, as much as her dad mutated into an obsession with crime in general, well, I have thought about other things throughout the years.
[ Black Crime Dad Elizabeth General Her Into Mother Much Obsession Other Shore Things Thought Throughout Transferred Well Years]
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.
[ Anticipates Children Doll Girl Her More Most Mother Mothers Perhaps Say Still True]
Happy the boy whose mother is tired of talking nonsense to him before he is old enough to know the sense of it.
[ Before Boy Enough Happy Him Know Mother Nonsense Old Sense Talking Tired Whose]
My father used to sing to me in my mother's womb. I think I can name about any tune in two beats. Music
[ Any Beats Father Mother Name Sing Think Tune Two Used Womb]
It was not always easy because I was always an individual and found it difficult to be one of a group. One person who was very supportive was my father. My mother was great but my father really recognised my individuality and supported me in that.
[ Always Because Difficult Easy Father Found Great Group Individual Individuality Mother Person Really Recognised Supported Supportive Very]
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."
[ 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 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.
[ Account Bank Day Extra First Kind Made Mother Opened She Work]
Ignorance is the mother of devotion.
[ Devotion Ignorance Mother]
My dad used to flush my mother's head down the toilet. I was so screwed up.
[ Dad Down Flush Head Mother Screwed Toilet Up Used]
Ban partial-birth abortion except to save mother's life.
[ Abortion Ban Except Life Mother Save]
My 80-year-old mother will not buy her heart medicine because it cost more than she can pay with social security. She is America.
[ America Because Buy Cost Heart Her Medicine More Mother Pay Security She Social Than Will]
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.
[ Because Ended Fascinating Fellow Fiction Geisha Getting Interested Japan Just Kind Living Met Mother Reading Same Subject Thought Time Up Whose Writing]
The gentleman had also a young daughter, of rare goodness and sweetness of temper, which she took from her mother, who was the best creature in the world.
[ Also Best Creature Daughter Gentleman Goodness Had Her Mother Rare She Sweetness Temper Took Which World Young]
I want to be more successful as a mother than I am in show business.
[ Am Business More Mother Show Successful Than Want]
I don't mind being a grandfather; I've been a mother for so many years. You just can't believe what it's like being a father. Especially when you come out of the chaos of the road to getting married and having children.
[ Been Being Believe Chaos Children Come Especially Father Getting Grandfather Having Just Many Married Mind Mother Out Road Years]
I find it very difficult to be two different characters at the same time - actress and mother.
[ Actress Characters Different Difficult Find Mother Same Time Two Very]
As we grew to love South Australia, we felt that we were in an expanding society, still feeling the bond to the motherland, but eager to develop a perfect society, in the land of our adoption.
[ Adoption Australia Bond Develop Eager Expanding Feeling Felt Grew Land Love Motherland Our Perfect Society South Still Were]
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.
[ Accepts Angel Assures Babe Before Born Envy First Lights Love Lover Might Mother Smile Smiles Two Uttered Woman Words]
A vacation frequently means that the family goes away for a rest, accompanied by a mother who sees that the others get it.
[ Accompanied Away Family Frequently Get Goes Means Mother Others Rest Sees Vacation]
My mother thought Hollywood was a den of iniquity, and people came to terrible bad ends there.
[ Bad Came Den Ends Hollywood Iniquity Mother Terrible Thought]
No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed. I have known mothers who remake the bed after their children do it because there is wrinkle in the spread or the blanket is on crooked. This is sick.
[ After Because Bed Blanket Children Crooked Died Ever Known Mothers Remake Sick Sleeping Spread Their Unmade Wrinkle]
I always tell people that I became a writer not because I went to school but because my mother took me to the library. I wanted to become a writer so I could see my name in the card catalog.
[ Always Became Because Become Card Catalog Could Library Mother Name School See Tell Took Wanted Went Writer]
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.
[ Because Fall Going Grow Lesbian Love Man Mother Myself Never Thought Up Woman]
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.
[ Acknowledgement Being Blend Coming Felt Man Mother Own Search Sexuality Single Spirituality Talk Things Wanted Young]
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.
[ Allowed Choir Church College Home Mother Option Raised Sang Stay Sunday Until Up Way Went]
If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers. Mom
[ Asylums Away Children Filled Home Insane Mothers Part Schools Take Time Were Would]
I have a role now that I think becomes me. I am a grandmother.
[ Am Becomes Grandmother Now Role Think]
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.
[ Apart Back Black Brave Come Decided Family Fell Had Her Lost Man Marriage Marry Mother She Whole Woman]
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.
[ Being Children Conservation Energy Garden Involved Masses Mostly Mother Organic Passionately Peas Raising Recycling Solar Spend Sweet Time Two Working]
My father was a sea captain, so was his father, and his father before him, and all my uncles. My mother's people all followed the sea. I suppose that if I had been born a few years earlier, I would have had my own ship.
[ Been Before Born Captain Earlier Father Few Followed Had Him His Mother Own Sea Ship Suppose Uncles Would Years]
We didn't have television in those days, and many people didn't even have radios. My mother would read aloud to my father and me in the evening.
[ Aloud Days Even Evening Father Many Mother Radios Read Television Those Would]
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.
[ Adult Become Catch Cold Discover Grow Mother Right Says See Something Up Wear Your]
And for anyone who ever thought that Ellen and I broke it off because of sexuality, you couldn't be more mistaken. And for anyone who thought my mother's prayers had anything to do with me marrying a man, forget it.
[ Anyone Anything Because Broke Ellen Ever Forget Had Man Marrying Mistaken More Mother Off Prayers Sexuality Thought]
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.
[ Asked Call End Enough Exorcist Got Had Interview Mother Possible Right Time]
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.
[ Any Children Express Gypsy Her How Language Mother Musician Need Never Notation Other Shown Teaches Their Themselves]
My mother and my father were teachers. My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers. This is something I really know about. Even when I was a kid, it was a profession my father couldn't stay in, because he couldn't make enough money.
[ Because Enough Even Father Grandfather Grandmother Kid Know Make Money Mother Profession Really Something Stay Teachers Were]
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not.
[ Dunghill Else Love Mother Stinking Unsure Whatever World]
Since God had commanded it, it was necessary that I do it. Since God commanded it, even if I had a hundred fathers and mothers, even if I had been a King's daughter, I would have gone nevertheless.
[ Been Commanded Daughter Even Fathers God Gone Had Hundred King Mothers Necessary Nevertheless Since Would]
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.
[ Bother Church Go Going Got Grandmother Playing Say She Should Where]
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.
[ Ago Back Brought Doing Going Into Machine Mother Music Own Printing Really Started Studio Then Thing Up Years]
Every man must define his identity against his mother. If he does not, he just falls back into her and is swallowed up. Mom
[ Against Back Define Does Every Falls Her His Identity Into Just Man Mother Must Swallowed Up]
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.
[ Am Average Close Day Every Fact Guess Know Maturing Mother Production Really She Understands Year-Old Year-Old Your]
I love my mother. She's my first love. She has been through a lot and is a sole survivor.
[ Been First Lot Love Mother She Sole Survivor Through]
Silence is the mother of truth.
[ Mother Silence Truth]
My father and mother - I figured if I could make them laugh, they'd stop fighting. I stole all their material.
[ Could Father Fighting Figured Laugh Make Material Mother Stole Stop Their Them]
I lost my mother when I was very young, and my father when I was in college.
[ College Father Lost Mother Very Young]
I always wanted to play Joan of Arc. I've always wanted to do that. Now I'm thinking, 'Maybe there's a story in Joan of Arc's mother!' If I don't hurry up, her grandmother!
[ Always Arc Grandmother Her Hurry Joan Maybe Mother Now Play Story Thinking Up Wanted]
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.
[ Any Broccoli Eat Going Haven Kid Liked Little Made More Mother President Since States United]
I had this whole ritual with my mother making the bed with me inside it so I would be invisible.
[ Bed Had Inside Invisible Making Mother Ritual Whole Would]
My mother was kept very busy with her sewing; sometimes she would have another woman helping her.
[ Another Busy Helping Her Kept Mother Sewing She Sometimes Very Woman Would]
When I started to sing, my mother would have me engaged to perform at the Women's Christian Temperance Union national or annual meetings. I would hate doing this because I wanted to play baseball or go off skiing.
[ Annual Baseball Because Christian Doing Engaged Go Hate Meetings Mother National Off Perform Play Sing Skiing Started Temperance Union Wanted Women Would]
My grandmother lived with us for a short time while I was a child. Old people tend to be slightly more eccentric - they can behave the way they want.
[ Behave Child Eccentric Grandmother Lived More Old Short Slightly Tend Time Us Want Way While]
When I decided to be a singer, my mother warned me I'd be alone a lot. Basically we all are. Loneliness comes with life.
[ Alone Basically Comes Decided Life Loneliness Lot Mother Singer Warned]
I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up. I wish my grandmother had done the same. I wanted my girls to know me. Mom
[ Done Felt Girls Grandmother Growing Had How Know Left Mother Same She Something Up Wanted Wish]
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.
[ Almost Britain Canada Canadians Fervently Generation Grew Happening Important Kind Last More Mother Opinion Than Things Thought Up Were]
My father was a CPA. He worked hard in the aircraft industry, and would come home more and more infrequently. He was about to leave my mother, which he did when I was 15.
[ Aircraft Come Did Father Hard Home Industry Infrequently Leave More Mother Which Worked Would]
Countries are either mothers or fathers, and engender the emotional bristle secretly reserved for either sire.
[ Countries Either Emotional Fathers Mothers Reserved Secretly Sire]
My mother was a professional sick person; she took a lot of pain pills. There are many people like that. It's just how they are used to getting attention. I always remember she's the daughter of alcoholics who'd leave her alone at Christmas time.
[ Alcoholics Alone Always Attention Christmas Daughter Getting Her How Just Leave Lot Many Mother Pain Person Pills Professional Remember She Sick Time Took Used]
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.
[ Aside Become Been Break Career Doctor Generation Had Her Important Known Mother Possible Record Say Set Society Something Sport Thing Used Well Which World]
Only God Himself fully appreciates the influence of a Christian mother in the molding of character in her children. Mom
[ Appreciates Character Children Christian Fully God Her Himself Influence Molding Mother Only]
I had a dozen years to act before starting a family then found that motherhood dwarfed everything else. Once or twice a year, I take a project that appeals to me for its redeeming social value.
[ Act Appeals Before Dozen Dwarfed Else Everything Family Found Had Motherhood Once Project Redeeming Social Starting Take Then Twice Value Year Years]
I hope the film will help mothers and fathers to be aware that 15 is a very vulnerable age.
[ Age Aware Fathers Film Help Hope Mothers Very Vulnerable Will]
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.
[ Along Being Better Developed Friendships Getting Good Had Having Intolerant Kinds Make Mother Parents Produce Qualities Quite Suppose Them Those Times Us Were]
My mother's side of the family was in the production side of theatre. My grandfather, Jose Vega, was a general manager for Neil Simon shows on Broadway.
[ Broadway Family General Grandfather Manager Mother Neil Production Shows Side Simon Theatre Vega]
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.
[ Beating Boy Care Course Crippled Destitute Died Father Grown Her Instinct Intervene Left Make Man Mother Seen Sense Started Take Terms Think Those Your]
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso. Mom
[ Became Become General Instead Monk Mother Painter Picasso Pope Said Soldier Will]
My mother did movies from the New Wave, but I was quite shocked I didn't know much about that period. Bernado showed us film of the demonstrations of the time.
[ Demonstrations Did Film Know Mother Movies Much New Period Quite Shocked Showed Time Us Wave]
My mother is looking forward to it even more than me! I'll be showing her the bright lights of New York.
[ Bright Even Forward Her Lights Looking More Mother New Showing Than York]
The English was really my mother, it was never me. Being the daughter of my father, I always felt very French.
[ Always Being Daughter English Father Felt French Mother Never Really Very]
I was very lucky to have a mother who encouraged me to become a poet.
[ Become Encouraged Lucky Mother Poet Very]
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.
[ Acting Being Best Both Full Love Mother Person Worlds]
A society deadened by a smothering network of laws while finding release in moral chaos is not likely to be either happy or stable.
[ Chaos Either Finding Happy Laws Likely Moral Network Release Society Stable While]
Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare To lessen or misunderstand. Mom
[ Dare God Lessen Man May Misunderstand Motherhood Price Priced]
I have many memories of waking up to eat breakfast that my mother carefully prepared for us and her saying, what do y'all want for lunch, and as we're eating lunch, what do y'all want for dinner? It's always about the next meal.
[ Always Breakfast Carefully Dinner Eat Eating Her Lunch Many Meal Memories Mother Next Prepared Saying Up Us Waking Want]
My mother, who was professional schoolteacher, was particularly concerned about our formal education and even went so far as to start a private school together with some other parents so that our intellectual needs would be met.
[ Concerned Education Even Far Formal Intellectual Met Mother Needs Other Our Parents Particularly Private Professional School Schoolteacher Some Start Together Went Would]
I would much rather be a better mother or better human being than I would be a singer. Fortunately for me singing makes me a living.
[ Being Better Fortunately Human Living Makes Mother Much Rather Singer Singing Than Would]
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.
[ Cloth Clothes Godmother Gold Her Into Jewels Moment Same Silver Simply Touched Turned Wand Were]
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.
[ Either Had Least Love Make Mother Much Prepared Sacrifices She Strange Understand Understanding Very Woman Would]
My father was a schoolteacher and my mother came from a teacher's family.
[ Came Family Father Mother Schoolteacher Teacher]
I just thank my father and mother, my lucky stars, that I had the advantage of an education in the humanities.
[ Advantage Education Father Had Humanities Just Lucky Mother Stars Thank]
Thank God for your mother.
[ God Mother Thank Your]
No one understands my ills, nor the terror that fills my breast, who does not know the heart of a mother.
[ Does Fills Heart Ills Know Mother Nor Terror Understands]
I wasn't really aware that my father was working for quite a while. I thought it was my mother who had all the money!
[ Aware Father Had Money Mother Quite Really Thought While Working]
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.
[ Child Crises Crisis Dealing Life Living Make Mother Our Party Pregnancies Produce Rather Response Short Should Solve Than Way Work Worth]
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. Success
[ Diligence Fortune Good Mother]
But I still always felt the absence of a mother.
[ Absence Always Felt Mother Still]
What I do say is, yes, children may be resilient and they have been able to deal with all sorts of difficulties they have faced, but the bottom line is this: I believe very strongly children need a mother and a father in the home.
[ Able Been Believe Bottom Children Deal Difficulties Faced Father Home Line May Mother Need Resilient Say Sorts Strongly Very Yes]
Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well. Mom
[ Go Home Matters Mother Well Where]
I used to love to play dress-up, where you get your mother's or your grandmother's dresses and high heels.
[ Dress-Up Dresses Get Grandmother Heels High Love Mother Play Used Where Your]
There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing. Mom
[ Art Mother Nothing Sing Songs Used World]
It's the kind of clothes that mothers and daughters can wear, in terms of concept... It's not about age. It's about taste, and it's about lifestyle. I believe women of all ages can wear anything.
[ Age Ages Anything Believe Clothes Concept Daughters Kind Lifestyle Mothers Taste Terms Wear Women]
My mother should have been Jewish. She could have taught a class on how to induce guilt.
[ Been Class Could Guilt How Induce Jewish Mother She Should Taught]
Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me.
[ Milk Mother Shakespeare]
I was angry about the fact that my father would beat my mother on a daily basis, that my mother would take it in turn and beat on me. I was an abused child. I was mad about all those things, very bitter and very angry.
[ Abused Angry Basis Beat Bitter Child Daily Fact Father Mad Mother Take Things Those Turn Very Would]
I think I was well brought up, for my father and mother were of one mind regarding the care of the family.
[ Brought Care Family Father Mind Mother Regarding Think Up Well Were]
The more we refuse to buy into our inner critics - and our external ones too - the easier it will get to have confidence in our choices, and to feel comfortable with who we are - as women and as mothers.
[ Buy Choices Comfortable Confidence Critics Easier External Feel Get Inner Into More Mothers Ones Our Refuse Too Will Women]
Never marry a man who hates his mother because he'll end up hating you.
[ Because End Hates Hating His Man Marry Mother Never Up]
Hating the Yankees is as American as pizza pie, unwed mothers, and cheating on your income tax.
[ American Cheating Hating Income Mothers Pie Pizza Tax Yankees Your]
I told my mother-in-law that my house was her house, and she said, 'Get the hell off my property.'
[ Get Hell Her House Mother-In-Law Off Property Said She Told]
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!
[ Because Color Earth Eyes Favorite Grass Green Life Money Mother Trees Wife]
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.
[ After Cup Measured Measuring Mother Only Out She Soap Something Washes Water Wrong]
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.
[ American Come Complicates Into Job Journalist Mother Play Really These Things Those Your]
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.
[ Brother Decided Eight Fun Having How Mother Movie Much Old Saw Too Try Visit Wanted Week Went Working Years]
Mothers don't want to pinch me or put me in their purse.
[ Mothers Pinch Purse Put Their Want]
If a man has been his mother's undisputed darling he retains throughout life the triumphant feeling, the confidence in success, which not seldom brings actual success along with it.
[ Actual Along Been Brings Confidence Darling Feeling His Life Man Mother Retains Seldom Success Throughout Triumphant Which]
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? The mother. Mom
[ Along Get Grandchildren Grandparents Mother Well Why]
I've played Henry Fonda's mother so often that, whenever we run into each other, I call him 'son' and he calls me 'Ma', just to save time.
[ Call Calls Each Fonda Henry Him Into Just Ma Mother Often Other Played Run Save Son Time Whenever]
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.
[ Course Crazy Devil Drive Even Faces Fascinated Going Kept Looking Making Mirror More Mother Saying Scare See She Used Would]
I hope my tongue in prune juice smothers, If I belittle dogs and mothers.
[ Belittle Dogs Hope Juice Mothers Prune Tongue]
You know, I don't play the race card a lot. I'm half-black, half-white, and I'm proud of - my skin is brown. The world sees me as a black man, but my mother didn't raise me as a black man. She didn't raise me as a white guy.
[ Black Brown Card Guy Know Lot Man Mother Play Proud Race Raise Sees She Skin White World]
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. Mom
[ Begins Ends Love Motherhood]
The most memorable night of The Judy Garland Show for me was the night my mother pulled me out of the audience and sang to me onstage.
[ Audience Garland Judy Memorable Most Mother Night Onstage Out Pulled Sang Show]
'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.'
[ Case Country Desperate Drunk Ever Except Mother Patriot Right Saying Sober Thing Think Would Wrong]
My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother.
[ Again Believed Doctor Mother Never Told Walk Would]
Thomas was my true name but everyone knew me as Mick, except my mother, who knew me as definitely Michael.
[ Definitely Everyone Except Knew Michael Mick Mother Name Thomas True]
Their educations ended with high school - my father going to work as a clerk and then salesman in a company dealing in printing and stationary, and my mother working as a secretary and then bookkeeper in a firm of wool merchants.
[ Clerk Company Dealing Educations Ended Father Firm Going High Merchants Mother Printing Salesman School Secretary Stationary Their Then Wool Work Working]
You make sacrifices to become a mother, but you really find yourself and your soul.
[ Become Find Make Mother Really Sacrifices Soul Your Yourself]
I think God made a woman to be strong and not to be trampled under the feet of men. I've always felt this way because my mother was a very strong woman, without a husband.
[ Always Because Feet Felt God Husband Made Men Mother Strong Think Trampled Under Very Way Without Woman]
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.
[ Advice Book Called Car Credit Cuz Empowers Feature Films Gave Gotta Guy Most Mother Named Practical Prices Rick Used]
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.
[ Always Because Equal Free Get Girl Go Her High Judged Man Mother Pep Reach Style Up]
My mother always told me, even if a song has been done a thousand times, you can still bring something of your own to it. I'd like to think I did that.
[ Always Been Bring Did Done Even Mother Own Something Song Still Think Thousand Times Told Your]
I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.
[ Alone Away Blood Children Crown Deprived Husband Killed Long Make Mother Queen Remains Suffer Take Took Wife]
Blaming mother is just a negative way of clinging to her still.
[ Blaming Clinging Her Just Mother Negative Still Way]
The mother-child relationship is paradoxical and, in a sense, tragic. It requires the most intense love on the mother's side, yet this very love must help the child grow away from the mother, and to become fully independent.
[ Away Become Child Fully Grow Help Independent Intense Love Most Mother Must Paradoxical Relationship Requires Sense Side Tragic Very Yet]
My mother is an office manager, my father a professor of economics and financial planner.
[ Economics Father Financial Manager Mother Office Planner Professor]
When a mother quarrels with a daughter, she has a double dose of unhappiness hers from the conflict, and empathy with her daughter's from the conflict with her. Throughout her life a mother retains this special need to maintain a good relationship with her daughter.
[ Conflict Daughter Dose Double Empathy Good Her Hers Life Maintain Mother Need Quarrels Relationship Retains She Special Throughout Unhappiness]
I'd work to make it hip again to spend time in our fabled and fabulous land. But with a Puerto Rican father and a Jewish mother, I would probably be better suited as mayor of New York.
[ Again Better Fabled Fabulous Father Hip Jewish Land Make Mayor Mother New Our Probably Puerto Rican Spend Suited Time Work Would York]
A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnessary.
[ Lean Leaning Make Mother Person]
A circus is like a mother in whom one can confide and who rewards and punishes.
[ Circus Confide Mother Punishes Rewards Whom]
My parents were born in Norfolk and spent their early years working in the big houses of that rural English county, my mother as a cook and my father as a handyman and chauffeur.
[ Big Born Cook County Early English Father Houses Mother Norfolk Parents Rural Spent Their Were Working Years]
My mother came here to New York. She and my grandmother were domestics, cooking, cleaning for other people.
[ Came Cleaning Cooking Grandmother Here Mother New Other She Were York]
Irish is the prominent nationality in the family, but beyond that, I really don't know. I see a lot of artistic or creative influence coming through on my mother's side.
[ Artistic Beyond Coming Creative Family Influence Irish Know Lot Mother Nationality Prominent Really See Side Through]
But then my mother, who's a very selfless, stoic person from a family of Marines, would tell us that what was good for our father was good for us - he would make more money; therefore, we'd be able to get better educations.
[ Able Better Educations Family Father Get Good Make Marines Money More Mother Our Person Selfless Tell Then Therefore Us Very Would]
I am convinced that this approach, a mainstream Democratic approach, commands the strong support of the American people, and presents a sharp and compassionate contrast to the Republican abortion position which offers no real hope or commitment to mother or child.
[ Abortion Am American Approach Child Commands Commitment Compassionate Contrast Convinced Democratic Hope Mainstream Mother Offers Position Presents Real Republican Sharp Strong Support Which]
But I was very, very unhappy because my mother was very charming and generous, but to me, very dominating.
[ Because Charming Dominating Generous Mother Unhappy Very]
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.
[ Childhood Father Good Monsters Mother Nervous Person Sarcastic Thought Unhappy Very Weren Worried]
Again, I was influenced by my father, who was very much an atheist and took pride in combating the traditional or orthodox forms of Judaism, which his parents and which my mother's parents were very steeped in.
[ Again Atheist Combating Father Forms His Influenced Judaism Mother Much Orthodox Parents Pride Steeped Took Traditional Very Were Which]
My mother had taken me to photographer Paul Hesse, who used some of my pictures on magazine covers.
[ Covers Had Magazine Mother Paul Photographer Pictures Some Taken Used]
Who in their infinite wisdom decreed that Little League uniforms be white? Certainly not a mother. Mom
[ Certainly Decreed Infinite League Little Mother Their Uniforms White Wisdom]
Like, my mother would have company over, and I would sing so they'd pay attention to me.
[ Attention Company Mother Over Pay Sing Would]
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.
[ Choice Cute Daughter Family Gives Good Got Her Hippie Kind Love Mother Movie Murders Painter Pro-Choice Pro-Life Really Seems Sweet Their Where]
I've been through it all, baby, I'm mother courage. Mom
[ Baby Been Courage Mother Through]
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.
[ Alright Back Bank Called Just Knew Mother Nearby Niece Rang Say She Some Up Wife Working]
The doctor's name was Sylvia. I told her she'd have a problem with me because Sylvia was my mother's name.
[ Because Doctor Her Mother Name Problem She Sylvia Told]
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.
[ Bed Before Down Every Greek Kid Kneel Mary Mother Night Prayer Say Side Sleep Went Would]
No mother would ever willingly sacrifice her sons for territorial gain, for economic advantage, for ideology.
[ Advantage Economic Ever Gain Her Ideology Mother Sacrifice Sons Territorial Willingly Would]
When I saw Virginia Woolf, somewhere between the first and second acts, someone I had known as my mother became somebody else.
[ Acts Became Between Else First Had Known Mother Saw Second Somebody Someone Somewhere Virginia Woolf]
A child too, can never grasp the fact that the same mother who cooks so well, is so concerned about his cough, and helps so kindly with his homework, in some circumstance has no more feeling than a wall of his hidden inner world.
[ Child Circumstance Concerned Cooks Cough Fact Feeling Grasp Helps Hidden His Homework Inner Kindly More Mother Never Same Some Than Too Wall Well World]
Our mothers' generation fought so hard to change things and we're the first generation to benefit. And now you get girls in their twenties who say they're not feminists.
[ Benefit Change Feminists First Fought Generation Get Girls Hard Mothers Now Our Say Their Things Twenties]
A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over... is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen.
[ Attack Cliff Fallen Good His Man Mother Over Patriot Saying Says She Should Son Until War Warn]
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.
[ Betraying Children Daughter Discuss Feels Most Mother Myself Operating Person Private Real Sister Thing Woman World Wrong]
Having a mother who had been an aeronautical engineer convinced me that more things should be open to women.
[ Been Convinced Engineer Had Having More Mother Open Should Things Women]
I've written lots of songs on the piano. My mother had a piano and it was the first instrument I played.
[ First Had Instrument Lots Mother Piano Played Songs Written]
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.
[ Common Did Funds Graduated Mother Needs Often Other Pay Private Problems Public Schools Their Use Useful]
My father was a classical pianist, and my mother was a singer of just about everything.
[ Classical Everything Father Just Mother Pianist Singer]
When my mother died, I had to go on air that night and do jokes.
[ Air Died Go Had Jokes Mother Night]
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.
[ Channel Come Conversation Cosmic Demand Life Married Maternity Mother Must Once Our Pass Permitted Respect Reverence Sacred Same Thing Unmarried]
And really, the basis, I think, of achieving some success in what I want to do today comes from my mother's push to get me to read and to make something of myself from the standpoint of an education.
[ Achieving Basis Comes Education Get Make Mother Myself Push Read Really Some Something Standpoint Success Think Today Want]
And I thought, you know, I have to say that maybe the whacked out mother is my new favorite role, but I don't want to just do it and become Nurse Ratchett.
[ Become Favorite Just Know Maybe Mother New Nurse Out Role Say Thought Want Whacked]
In the past, when I'd recorded during a break in a tour, it was so easy to sing, because I felt strong. Also, like so many new mothers, I wasn't getting a lot of sleep, and sleeping is such a huge part of being able to sing.
[ Able Also Because Being Break During Easy Felt Getting Huge Lot Many Mothers New Part Past Recorded Sing Sleep Sleeping Strong Such Tour]
Mothers are the necessity of invention. Mom
[ Invention Mothers Necessity]
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?
[ Accepted Argue Because Besides Course Defects Forgotten Found Friend Moment Whom Woman Your]
My father was a sergeant with the Connecticut state police. My mother was a hairstylist.
[ Connecticut Father Mother Police Sergeant State]
Mother beat the hell out of us. She'd have wild outbursts.
[ Beat Hell Mother Out Outbursts She Us Wild]
Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.
[ Atoms Characteristics Completely Incumbent Know Knowledge Minutiae Mother Self Subtleties Very]
We all know that television is better for women as they get into their 40s. You could be more three-dimensional, not just the wife or the mother.
[ Better Could Get Into Just Know More Mother Television Their Three-Dimensional Three-Dimensional Wife Women]
I don't remember my mother ever playing with me. And she was a perfectly good mother. But she had to do the laundry and clean the house and do the grocery shopping.
[ Clean Ever Good Grocery Had House Laundry Mother Perfectly Playing Remember She Shopping]
My family, frankly, they weren't folks who went to church every week. My mother was one of the most spiritual people I knew but she didn't raise me in the church, so I came to my Christian faith later in life and it was because the precepts of Jesus Christ spoke to me in terms of the kind of life that I would want to lead.
[ Because Came Christ Christian Church Every Faith Family Folks Frankly Jesus Kind Knew Later Lead Life Most Mother Precepts Raise She Spiritual Spoke Terms Want Week Went Weren Would]
My mother was like a sister to me, only we didn't have sex quite so often.
[ Mother Often Only Quite Sex Sister]
I'm convinced my mother only had sex eight times.
[ Convinced Eight Had Mother Only Sex Times]
My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, "You're tearing up the grass"; "We're not raising grass," Dad would reply. "We're raising boys". Family
[ Boys Brother Come Dad Father Grass Mother Out Play Raising Reply Say Tearing Up Used Would Yard]
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.
[ Almost Always Believe Childhoods Craziest Ever Follow Lives Madness Met Mother Mothers Our Remain Represents Strangest Them]
I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction.
[ Age Allowed Child Coming Father Fiction His Legal Mother Name Should Take Think Will]
What is free time? I'm a single mother. My free moments are filled with loving my little girl. Mom
[ Filled Free Girl Little Loving Moments Mother Single Time]
Mothers are not supposed to give guidance, right' Sean's doing his own thing.
[ Doing Give Guidance His Mothers Own Right Sean Supposed Thing]
I got a part as a chorus girl in a show called Every Sailor and I had fun doing it. Mother didn't really approve of it, through.
[ Approve Called Chorus Doing Every Fun Girl Got Had Mother Part Really Sailor Show Through]
The film is about Joe discovering who his mother and father are and his relationship with them, and the identity crisis he goes through once he finds out who his parents are.
[ Crisis Discovering Father Film Finds Goes His Identity Joe Mother Once Out Parents Relationship Them Through]
Vincente understood all too well what was happening to Liza; he had gone through it 40 years earlier with my mother.
[ Earlier Gone Had Happening Liza Mother Through Too Understood Well Years]
Sometimes my mother had difficulty communicating with me about certain topics.
[ Certain Communicating Difficulty Had Mother Sometimes Topics]
My mother and I could always look out the same window without ever seeing the same thing.
[ Always Could Ever Look Mother Out Same Seeing Thing Window Without]
Bambi has a profound effect on children because it's about losing your mother.
[ Bambi Because Children Effect Losing Mother Profound Your]
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.
[ Am California Daughter Grandmother High Northern Now Principal School Sister Surrounded Teacher]
People in England were coming up to me, saying, My mother and father turned me on to your music. This happened to me 20 years ago. When I was 40 they were saying that.
[ Ago Coming England Father Happened Mother Music Saying Turned Up Were Years Your]
My mother says I didn't open my eyes for eight days after I was born, but when I did, the first thing I saw was an engagement ring. I was hooked.
[ After Born Days Did Eight Engagement Eyes First Hooked Mother Open Ring Saw Says Thing]
To be sure a stepmother to a girl is a different thing to a second wife to a man!
[ Different Girl Man Second Stepmother Sure Thing Wife]
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse. Mom
[ Being Horse Motherhood Own Strangest Thing]
Far from being the product of a democratic revolution and of an opposition to English institutions, the constitution of the United States was the result of a powerful reaction against democracy, and in favor of the traditions of the mother country.
[ Against Being Constitution Country Democracy Democratic English Far Favor Institutions Mother Opposition Powerful Product Reaction Result Revolution States Traditions United]
The capitalist class shoots down mothers and children. It stops at nothing, no matter how monstrous, to prevent the organization of the workers.
[ Capitalist Children Class Down How Matter Monstrous Mothers Nothing Organization Prevent Shoots Stops Workers]
My father is black and my mother is white. Therefore, I could answer to either, which kind of makes me a racial Lone Ranger, caught between two communities.
[ Answer Between Black Caught Communities Could Either Father Kind Lone Makes Mother Racial Ranger Therefore Two Which White]
What do girls do who haven't any mothers to help them through their troubles? Mom
[ Any Girls Haven Help Mothers Their Them Through Troubles]
The worst feature of a new baby is its mother's singing.
[ Baby Feature Mother New Singing Worst]
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.
[ Childhood Done Grow Her Issue Latent Left Losing Mother Real She Some Sort Unresolved Up]
I simply cannot see how denying chemotherapy treatment for Palestinian children increases Israel's security or advances U.S. national interests.
[ Advances Cannot Chemotherapy Children Denying How Increases Interests Israel National Palestinian Security See Simply Treatment]
My mother is a singer, still performs today; she's a jazz singer.
[ Jazz Mother Performs She Singer Still Today]
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.
[ Actually Great Her Herself Imitate Listen Mother Never Remember Said She Sing Singer Taught Trained]
As a child I knew almost nothing, nothing beyond what I had picked up in my grandmother's house. All children, I suppose, come into the world like that, not knowing who they are.
[ Almost Beyond Child Children Come Grandmother Had House Into Knew Knowing Nothing Picked Suppose Up World]
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.
[ 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]
Their mothers had finally caught up to them and been proven right. There were consequences after all but they were the consequences to things you didn't even know you'd done.
[ After Been Caught Consequences Done Even Finally Had Know Mothers Proven Right Their Them Things Up Were]
I met the guys through a friend of a friend, and their former drummer had quit. I wasn't too familiar with the Chili Peppers before that, so I joined at the end of 88' and we finished recording Mother's Milk at the end of 89', next thing I know I'm in Spin with a sock.
[ Before Chili Drummer End Familiar Finished Former Friend Guys Had Joined Know Met Milk Mother Next Peppers Quit Recording Sock Spin Their Thing Through Too]
I sang a song at my sister's wedding. My mother forced me into that, too. But that one felt all right.
[ Felt Forced Into Mother Right Sang Sister Song Too Wedding]
The bottom line in my view is that America's mothers and fathers deserve to have confidence in law enforcement's ability to ensure that their children are being raised in the safest possible environment.
[ Ability America Being Bottom Children Confidence Deserve Enforcement Ensure Environment Fathers Law Line Mothers Possible Raised Safest Their View]
She is incredibly fit, but we remind staff that she's not just the monarch, but our mother.
[ Fit Incredibly Just Monarch Mother Our Remind She Staff]
My mother gave me a sense of independence, a sense of total confidence that we could do whatever it was we set out to do. That's how we were raised.
[ Confidence Could Gave How Independence Mother Out Raised Sense Set Total Were Whatever]
On October 28th, 1887, I became the mother of a girl baby, the very image of its father, at least that is what he said, but who has the temper of its mother.
[ Baby Became Father Girl Image Least Mother October Said Temper Very]
Mothers always find ways to fit in the work - but then when you're working, you feel that you should be spending time with your children and then when you're with your children, you're thinking about working. Mom
[ Always Children Feel Find Fit Mothers Should Spending Then Thinking Time Ways Work Working Your]
I recently saw the movie about Ray Charles, and there's a scene where he falls down and the mother doesn't help him. She says, I don't want anyone to treat you like a cripple. I've fallen down before, and Molly will say, get up and just go.
[ Anyone Before Charles Cripple Down Fallen Falls Get Go Help Him Just Molly Mother Movie Ray Recently Saw Say Says Scene She Treat Up Want Where Will]
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.
[ Amazing Bike Breakfast Dinner Even Family Friend Had Just Make Morning Mother Night Seemed Spare Together Tuck Whose Would]
My grandmother was a minister as well, which was not that common in the 1930s.
[ Common Grandmother Minister Well Which]
I had the luck that my parents educated me in three languages. With my mother I spoke Dutch, with my father Italian, and in the school I learned German. But my host language is Italian.
[ Dutch Educated Father German Had Host Italian Language Languages Learned Luck Mother Parents School Spoke Three]
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
[ Children God Hearts Lips Little Mother Name]
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.
[ Actually Anywhere Crash Death Go Hate Home Killed Mother Plane Planes Rather Stay Travelling Unexpected Would]
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.
[ Acknowledge Any Broke Gone Had Happened Heal Heart Mother Much Myself She Sorry Through Way Work]
There is nothing to indicate any biological need for an exclusive primary bond; nothing to suggest that mothering cannot be shared by several people.
[ Any Biological Bond Cannot Exclusive Indicate Mothering Need Nothing Primary Several Shared Suggest]
My mother couldn't have been happier when I said I was moving to New York.
[ Been Happier Mother Moving New Said York]
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.
[ Best Entrust Know Mother Name Nations Say Silence Them Way Would]
Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety. Success
[ Mother Obedience Safety Success Wedded]
I owed it to my father that I was elected to Parliament in the first place, but I owed it to my mother that I stuck it out once I got there.
[ Elected Father First Got Mother Once Out Owed Parliament Place Stuck]
Obviously Victoria and Mel B have become mothers and there is a part of me that wants to be a mum.
[ Become Mel Mothers Mum Obviously Part Victoria Wants]
I was so sad from losing two of my dogs and my mother. I had this vision of all these animals sitting behind bars. They had no control and were scared. That's why I got into fostering and adopting animals out.
[ Adopting Animals Bars Behind Control Dogs Fostering Got Had Into Losing Mother Out Sad Scared Sitting These Two Vision Were Why]
My mother never gave up one me. I messed up in school so much they were sending me home, but my mother sent me right back.
[ Back Gave Home Messed Mother Much Never Right School Sending Sent Up Were]
My mother wanted me off her hands. She was a working woman. She designed clothes, and she was a celebrity collector. It's my mother's ambition to be a celebrity.
[ Ambition Celebrity Clothes Collector Designed Hands Her Mother Off She Wanted Woman Working]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer.
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
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.
[ Beliefs Buddhist Catholicism Closer Committed Disillusioned End Got Her Life Mother Moved Near Quite Roman She Something Younger]
As an announcer, 'The Price Is Right' is the mother of all shows not only because of its legacy, but because it is by far the most demanding game show.
[ Announcer Because Demanding Far Game Legacy Most Mother Only Price Right Show Shows]
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.
[ Anxiety Attempts Attention Even Get Later Mother Reactions Release Remember She Some Suicide Way Were]
It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder. Inspirational
[ Ignorance Knowledge Mother Which Wonder]
My mother liked Jim Reeves. I hated his records. He was unbearable.
[ Hated His Jim Liked Mother Records Unbearable]
One day it was about getting marries that mother talked with me, and I said I was so glad that when you didn't like being married, or got tired of your husband, you could get Unmarried.
[ Being Could Day Get Getting Glad Got Husband Married Marries Mother Said Talked Tired Unmarried Your]
I'm terrible at relationships. I consider myself to be smart and a good mother but it's taken me this long to realise you don't have to marry a guy after three days or dump him.
[ After Consider Days Dump Good Guy Him Long Marry Mother Myself Realise Relationships Smart Taken Terrible Three]
Sure, they were simple desk lamps with only a minimal amount of movement, but you could immediately tell that Luxo Jr. was a baby, and that the big one was his mother. In that short little film, computer animation went from a novelty to a serious tool for filmmaking.
[ Amount Animation Baby Big Computer Could Desk Film Filmmaking His Immediately Jr Lamps Little Minimal Mother Movement Novelty Only Serious Short Simple Sure Tell Tool Went Were]
What are Raphael's Madonnas but the shadow of a mother's love, fixed in permanent outline forever?
[ Fixed Forever Love Mother Outline Permanent Raphael Shadow]
I'll be a wife and mother first, then First Lady.
[ First Lady Mother Then Wife]
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.
[ Around Began Behind Classical Ear Family Father Had Interest Left Mostly Mother Music Occasionally Sing Stimulated Suppose Two Ways Would]
As a child, my mother told me lots of fairy stories, many her own invention. She, too, tended to reverse the norm.
[ Child Fairy Her Invention Lots Many Mother Norm Own Reverse She Stories Tended Told Too]
My mother said, Don't worry abot what people think now. Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you've done well.
[ Children Done Grandchildren Mother Now Said Think Well Whether Will Worry Your]
Night is the mother of thoughts.
[ Mother Night Thoughts]
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.
[ Bad Because Book Comes Cooking Dish Enter Kitchen Know Mother Much Out Sends Try Whenever]
I was not extremely patriotic about Mother Russia. I played their game, pretending. You have to deal with, you know, party people, KGB. Horrifying.
[ Deal Extremely Game Horrifying Kgb Know Mother Party Patriotic Played Pretending Russia Their]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ Conditions Cults Does Emotional Father First Gives Goddesses Gods Invented Just Life Mother Myths Notion Place Price Real Revival Satisfaction Silly These Were Why Woman]
My birth neither shook the German Empire nor caused much of an upheaval in the home. It pleased mother, caused father a certain amount of pride and my elder brother the usual fraternal jealousy of a hitherto only son.
[ Amount Birth Brother Caused Certain Elder Empire Father Fraternal German Hitherto Home Jealousy Mother Much Neither Nor Only Pleased Pride Shook Son Upheaval Usual]
In their 30s women really start to live... they're not children anymore, and they're not just mothers.
[ Anymore Children Just Live Mothers Really Start Their Women]
When we forgive evil we do not excuse it, we do not tolerate it, we do not smother it. We look the evil full in the face, call it what it is, let its horror shock and stun and enrage us, and only then do we forgive it.
[ Call Evil Excuse Face Forgive Full Horror Look Only Shock Smother Then Tolerate Us]
For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift. Technology
[ Best Boys Confirmation First Get Gift Got Long Make Most Mother Pair Pants Telescope Thought Watch Would]
When little is done, little is said; silence is the mother of truth.
[ Done Little Mother Said Silence Truth]
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
[ Clergy Mother Ounce Pound Worth]
I always loved my mother, felt loved, but she was judgmental. Her father in Ireland didn't approve of women generally, and she took on his values. She believed her own mother was foolish.
[ Always Approve Believed Father Felt Foolish Generally Her His Ireland Judgmental Loved Mother Own She Took Values Women]
My father was also a principal of a school and mother was a curriculum advisor. Both were educators.
[ Advisor Also Both Curriculum Educators Father Mother Principal School Were]
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.
[ Could Dad Date Dates Death Find Mother Significant Tell These]
The lullaby is the spell whereby the mother attempts to transform herself back from an ogre to a saint.
[ Attempts Back Herself Lullaby Mother Ogre Saint Spell Transform Whereby]
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.
[ Also Always Encouraged Father Great Had Influence Little Mother Piano Play Really Sang Sing Supportive Very Voice Were Wonderful]
My mother played piano so we always had music around the house.
[ Always Around Had House Mother Music Piano Played]
Whatever is said about roles drying up, I intend to keep working. Certainly now the roles couldn't be more interesting - playing mothers, divorcees. I think it's going to be exciting to play a mother of teenagers. The longer your life, the deeper it gets.
[ Certainly Deeper Drying Exciting Gets Going Intend Interesting Keep Life Longer More Mother Mothers Now Play Playing Roles Said Teenagers Think Up Whatever Working Your]
Winston Churchill was not entirely British. His mother was American, making Sir Winston part Iroquois Indian.
[ American British Churchill Entirely His Indian Iroquois Making Mother Part Sir Winston]
My mother had lots and lots of children who didn't survive.
[ Children Had Lots Mother Survive]
I get whatever placidity I have from my father. But my mother taught me how to take it on the chin. Parenting
[ Chin Father Get How Mother Take Taught Whatever]
There are now grandmothers and grandfathers coming to see us because they are of that age, they grew up in the '50s and '60s and they bring their sons and their daughters to hear the songs they heard when they were young.
[ Age Because Bring Coming Daughters Grandfathers Grandmothers Grew Hear Heard Now See Songs Sons Their Up Us Were Young]
There are things that you cannot talk to your mother and father about, there are things that you cannot talk to your children about. Family
[ Cannot Children Father Mother Talk Things Your]
Moreover, resolving the mother of all problems - the Israeli-Palestinian question - requires cooperation between Europe and the U.S.
[ Between Cooperation Europe Israeli-Palestinian Moreover Mother Problems Question Requires Resolving]
I had a very wise mother. She always kept books that were my grade level in our house.
[ Always Books Grade Had House Kept Level Mother Our She Very Were Wise]
All the fascination of King Solomon's Mines seems to be behind those great mountains and this I may add is a bit of advance work for mother, an entering wedge to my disappearing from sight for years and years in the Congo.
[ Add Advance Behind Bit Congo Disappearing Entering Fascination Great King May Mines Mother Mountains Seems Sight Solomon Those Wedge Work Years]
That MySpace is the story of the year. Everyone but my mother is on it.
[ Everyone Mother Story Year]
They wrapped her up like a baby burrito to show to Mom. Here were a mother and her daughter and I love them both so much. I couldn't wait for Courtney to come to the hospital so I could have all my women together.
[ Baby Both Come Could Courtney Daughter Her Here Hospital Love Mom Mother Much Show Them Together Up Wait Were Women Wrapped]
Power doesn't have to be on such a big scale for powerful things to occur. Within your own home, you can be a powerful woman as a mother, influencing your children's lives.
[ Big Children Home Influencing Lives Mother Occur Own Power Powerful Scale Such Things Within Woman Your]
My mother raised three children on her own and my dad was a doctor working 16 hours a day.
[ Children Dad Day Doctor Her Hours Mother Own Raised Three Working]
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.
[ Bonds Breakdown Children Compassionate Divided Each Form Go Homes Mental Most Mothers Often Other Our Out Physical Strike Strikes Taken Their Tied Worker]
Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process. Parenting
[ Become Grow Mothers Politicians President Process Sons Their Them Up Want]
My grandmother was the greatest cook in the world. She could just go in there, the whole kitchen would look like a tornado hit it and then she'd come out with the best food. Then she'd sit at the table and she wouldn't eat!
[ Best Come Cook Could Eat Food Go Grandmother Greatest Hit Just Kitchen Look Out She Sit Table Then Tornado Whole World Would]
Fear is the mother of foresight.
[ Fear Foresight Mother]
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!
[ Forget Fork How Knife Little Mother Stop Taught Teach Them Trouble Use Using]
My mother, Dorothy Watson, had met my father in a Greek class at Northwestern University.
[ Class Dorothy Father Greek Had Met Mother Northwestern University Watson]
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.
[ Balloon Became Blows Else Every Filled Fills Important Incredible Just Life Mother Something Space Then Up]
I punched my mother out once.
[ Mother Once Out Punched]
My mother, whose family was heavily rabbinic, said she wanted me to continue the family tradition in the rabbinate. My father said he wanted me to be a scholar of the Talmud, but he wanted me to make my living in science.
[ Continue Family Father Heavily Living Make Mother Said Scholar Science She Talmud Tradition Wanted Whose]
Even though mother's issues are not front page news, they touch us all personally, some more than others, and I believe passionately in the power of grassroots engagement.
[ Believe Engagement Even Front Grassroots Issues More Mother News Others Page Passionately Personally Power Some Than Though Touch Us]
My mother gave lots of good advice and had a lot to say. As you get older, you realize everything she said was true.
[ Advice Everything Gave Get Good Had Lot Lots Mother Older Realize Said Say She True]
That's the thing about Mother Nature, she really doesn't care what economic bracket you're in.
[ Bracket Care Economic Mother Nature Really She Thing]
Grissom comes from a place where we know he had a deaf mother, he was raised in a silent household, on some level, had a father who potentially was not around and he learned what he knew by himself in the back yard, with bugs and animals. He's not comfortable being a supervisor and that's his problem.
[ Animals Around Back Being Bugs Comes Comfortable Deaf Father Grissom Had Himself His Household Knew Know Learned Level Mother Place Potentially Problem Raised Silent Some Supervisor Where Yard]
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.
[ Because Better Dolls Encouraged Got Longer Married Mom Mother Older Played She Sister Stayed Thought Until]
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.
[ Brother Earn Full Getting Got Had Heavily Ice Income Into Lessons Mom Mother Needed Point Really She Skating Started Stopped Time Until Where 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.
[ Both Character Daughter Daughters Elder Had Her Looks Mother Much Once Saw Time Two Upon Whoever Widow]
My grandmother passed at 104. She sang and wrote songs until she passed.
[ Grandmother Passed Sang She Songs Until Wrote]
My mother would give my brothers and me a pile of catalogues and let us pick what we wanted for Christmas.
[ Brothers Catalogues Christmas Give Mother Pick Pile Us Wanted Would]
Most of all the other beautiful things in life come by twos and threes, by dozens and hundreds. Plenty of roses, stars, sunsets, rainbows, brothers and sisters, aunts and cousins, but only one mother in the whole world.
[ Aunts Beautiful Brothers Come Cousins Dozens Hundreds Life Most Mother Only Other Plenty Rainbows Roses Sisters Stars Sunsets Things Threes Whole World]
Just before my final year of high school, my brother, sister and I moved with my mother to San Francisco.
[ Before Brother Final Francisco High Just Mother Moved San School Sister Year]
But my mother loved The Elephant Man, and my father gave David Lynch a scholarship to study in Rome.
[ David Elephant Father Gave Loved Lynch Man Mother Rome Scholarship Study]
My natural mother died one month after I was born, apparently due to giving birth at an advanced age.
[ Advanced After Age Apparently Birth Born Died Due Giving Month Mother Natural]
For anyone to open their heart, they need the right atmosphere, and something to prompt them. For my mother it was her trip abroad: she was in a very relaxed, understanding environment. I was very sympathetic towards her.
[ Abroad Anyone Atmosphere Environment Heart Her Mother Need Open Prompt Relaxed Right She Something Sympathetic Their Them Towards Trip Understanding Very]
My mother was a phoenix who always expected to rise from the ashes of her latest disaster. She loved being Judy Garland.
[ Always Ashes Being Disaster Expected Garland Her Judy Latest Loved Mother Phoenix Rise She]
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.
[ Before Belong Came Had Knew Mother Rest Return Soul Wanted Would]
Our mothers are racked with the pains of our physical birth; we ourselves suffer the longer pains of our spiritual growth.
[ Birth Growth Longer Mothers Our Ourselves Pains Physical Racked Spiritual Suffer]
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.
[ Bereavement Comfort Comforter Does Feel Great Helpless Loss Mother Never Oneself Only Speak Time Try Trying Utterly Will]
We always had chocolates and my mother was careful to make sure they were unwrapped in advance so the paper wouldn't rustle in the middle of a performance.
[ Advance Always Careful Chocolates Had Make Middle Mother Paper Performance Rustle Sure Were]
He's just like my father that way-my father just adored my mother and let her do whatever she wanted. John's like that. He's a very rare man, a very good man, and I've had a good life with him. I'm proud to be walking in the wake of Johnny's fame.
[ Adored Fame Father Good Had Her Him John Johnny Just Life Man Mother Proud Rare She Very Wake Walking Wanted Whatever]
I grew up to have my father's looks, my father's speech patterns, my father's posture, my father's opinions, and my mother's contempt for my father.
[ Contempt Father Grew Looks Mother Opinions Patterns Posture Speech Up]
So that what you tend to see is someone like a Rush Limbaugh, he's the classic case because he's the most successful, he didn't sort of like come out of his mother's womb with the highest ratings in the country.
[ Because Case Classic Come Country Highest His Limbaugh Most Mother Out Ratings Rush See Someone Sort Successful Tend Womb]
My mother's incredibly giving, almost too giving at times. And, my dad is a real logical person. He's got logic for every situation. They've been married for 24 years, so there was that stability, also. I really learned to think on my own at a very young age.
[ Age Almost Also Been Dad Every Giving Got Incredibly Learned Logic Logical Married Mother Own Person Real Really Situation Stability Think Times Too Very Years Young]
My mother said I was a clingy kid until I was about four. I also remember that from the age of eight she and I fought almost every day.
[ Age Almost Also Day Eight Every Fought Four Kid Mother Remember Said She Until]
I don't think I would have been a writer if I hadn't been a mother. I wanted to construct something that contained some of these feelings that I had, some of these discoveries or revelations.
[ Been Construct Contained Discoveries Feelings Had Hadn Mother Revelations Some Something These Think Wanted Would Writer]
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.
[ 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]
The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.
[ Always Democrat Father His Mother Republican Son Toward]
Before she married my father, my mother was a film reviewer for The Akron Beacon Journal - a small newspaper.
[ Beacon Before Father Film Journal Married Mother Newspaper Reviewer She Small]
When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.
[ Alone Always Child Her Herself Mother Never Once Really Think Thoughts Twice Your]
I grew with it, and I used to go to see the monks, who had no possessions, even more extreme than my mother.
[ Even Extreme Go Grew Had Monks More Mother Possessions See Than Used]
My mother says I was vaccinated with a phonograph needle. I love to talk. I just love to talk.
[ Just Love Mother Needle Phonograph Says Talk]
I was terrible at straight items. When I wrote obituaries, my mother said the only thing I ever got them to do was die in alphabetical order.
[ Alphabetical Die Ever Got Items Mother Obituaries Only Order Said Straight Terrible Them Thing Wrote]
I kind of like the position of being the fair-haired savior of my mother.
[ Being Kind Mother Position Savior]
My mother wanted me to be a concert pianist.
[ Concert Mother Pianist Wanted]
Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequence than to have a really affectionate mother.
[ Affectionate Befall Boy Bring Consequence Few Misfortunes Mother Really Than Which Worse]
My grandmother had a Miss Margaret's School of Dance to teach tap and ballet to kids, but I never studied it. I was raised a Mormon and they're dancing fools. It's the only vice they have - dancing.
[ Ballet Dance Dancing Fools Grandmother Had Kids Margaret Miss Mormon Never Only Raised School Studied Tap Teach Vice]
I used to listen to the soap operas with my grandmother.
[ Grandmother Listen Operas Soap Used]
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.
[ Act Actress Characters Check Different Fairy Happy Library Memories Mother Out She Take Tales These Toronto Used Very]
My father had all kinds of instruments in the house that he would hide from my mother. He bought them through mail order!
[ Bought Father Had Hide House Instruments Kinds Mail Mother Order Them Through Would]
I'm just afraid I'm gonna miss it all... being married... being a mother.
[ Afraid Being Gonna Just Married Miss Mother]
I think maintaining relationships with my friends, my mother, my manager, they're all important.
[ Friends Important Maintaining Manager Mother Relationships Think]
Mother's interest in contemporary American artists emerged during the 1920s.
[ American Artists Contemporary During Emerged Interest Mother]
Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and an unfriendly home.
[ Even Habitat Home Man Mother Nature Sometimes Stepmother Unfriendly]
One of the oddities about being Judy Garland's daughter was that everyone treated my mother with such awe that they would never have asked me the normal questions kids get about their moms.
[ Asked Awe Being Daughter Everyone Garland Get Judy Kids Moms Mother Never Normal Oddities Questions Such Their Treated Would]
The misery of a child is interesting to a mother, the misery of a young man is interesting to a young woman, the misery of an old man is interesting to nobody.
[ Child Interesting Man Misery Mother Nobody Old Woman Young]
The compelled mother loves her child as the caged bird sings. The song does not justify the cage nor the love the enforcement.
[ Bird Cage Caged Child Compelled Does Enforcement Her Justify Love Loves Mother Nor Sings Song]
Like any other people, like fathers, mothers, sons and daughters in every land, when the issue of peace or war has been put squarely to the American people, they have registered for peace.
[ American Any Been Daughters Every Fathers Issue Land Mothers Other Peace Put Registered Sons Squarely War]
My mother was a regular church-goer and was very tolerant.
[ Mother Regular Tolerant Very]
Freud is the father of psychoanalysis. It has no mother.
[ Father Freud Mother Psychoanalysis]
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.
[ Because Brought Drink Had Horrible Made Magicians Mother Put Really Revolting She Some Somebody Spell Terrifying Thought Truth Ugly Very Witches Year]
How old am I? I'm as old as my mother told me. How's that?
[ Am How Mother Old Told]
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting.
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
I think a lot of the Mothers stuff that we recorded was written while we were on the road.
[ Lot Mothers Recorded Road Stuff Think Were While Written]
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.
[ Behave Certain Children Dictates Even Fathers Just Lead Lives Men Mothers Say Should Society Teach Those Ways Women Words]
I would have gone home to my mother, but I'm not that crazy about my mother.
[ Crazy Gone Home Mother Would]
Even the people who come our way look upon us in amazement, that we run only for the healing of Mother Earth.
[ Amazement Come Earth Even Healing Look Mother Only Our Run Upon Us Way]
A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender, now terrible. Not an hour but has its joys and fears.
[ Dramas Fears Hour Joys Life Long Mother Now See Soft Succession Tender Terrible]
My mother loved the Bible.
[ Bible Loved Mother]
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.
[ Became Growing Helped Life Mother Museums Plays Shape Take Talk Those Times 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.
[ Black Definitely Discomfort Family Grandmother Her Literally Moments Racism Sheep Through Were While Working]
I still have my bad days when I think I'm not getting everything I deserve. But those pass quickly once my Mother gets on the phone and says, 'listen, we used to eat rocks and walk 80 miles a day to school.
[ Bad Day Days Deserve Eat Everything Gets Getting Listen Miles Mother Once Pass Phone Quickly Rocks Says School Still Think Those Used Walk]
My mother told me I was begging her to be an actor when I was four. My father and my grandfather saw at least one or two movies a week; they were film buffs, so I guess it just rubbed off on me. And now it's kind of become a way of life for me.
[ Actor Become Begging Father Film Four Grandfather Guess Her Just Kind Least Life Mother Movies Now Off Rubbed Saw Told Two Way Week Were]
My grandmother is over eighty and still doesn't need glasses. Drinks right out of the bottle.
[ Bottle Drinks Eighty Glasses Grandmother Need Out Over Right Still]
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. Family
[ Affection Been Caught Class Considered Disaster Disgrace Family Father Kissing Mother Show Shown Sign Weakness Would]
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.
[ Been Being Career Day Definitely Family Half Hold House Juggling Life Mad Miss Mother Out Puts Second Strain Telly Them Want Working Year]
I had no expectations about fatherhood, really, but it's definitely a journey I'm glad to be taking. Number one, it's a great learning experience. When my mother told me it's a 24/7 job, she wasn't kidding.
[ Definitely Expectations Experience Fatherhood Glad Great Had Job Journey Kidding Learning Mother Number Really She Taking Told]
When I was a kid, my mother told me that if you could not be a good loser, then there's no way you could be a good winner.
[ Could Good Kid Loser Mother Then Told Way Winner]
The most surprising thing for my mother and father was when I was actually earning more money than them by the time I was about 18. They thought I was going to be the ne'er do well, who they'd have to keep worrying about.
[ Actually Earning Er Father Going Keep Money More Most Mother Surprising Than Them Thing Thought Time Well Worrying]
I was encouraged by my mother and, to a lesser extent, by my father.
[ Encouraged Extent Father Lesser Mother]
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.
[ Badly Children Feel Got Hard Mother Mothers Raise Those Time Work]
My mother said it was simple to keep a man, you must be a maid in the living room, a cook in the kitchen and a whore in the bedroom. I said I'd hire the other two and take care of the bedroom bit.
[ Bedroom Bit Care Cook Hire Keep Kitchen Living Maid Man Mother Must Other Room Said Simple Take Two]
My mother was a very literate person who had educated herself. She had an exceptional vocabulary.
[ Educated Exceptional Had Herself Literate Mother Person She Very Vocabulary]
I'm not Mother Teresa, but I'm not Charles Manson, either.
[ Charles Either Manson Mother Teresa]
So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married.
[ Adopted Boston Childless Couple Elderly Father Gave Grew Him Maine Married Met Mitchell Mother Moved Name Orphanage Then Up]
Language is the mother of thought, not its handmaiden.
[ Handmaiden Language Mother Thought]
Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hotel.
[ Board Good Her Hotel Kind Mother-In-Law Pay Some Your]
Once vigorous measures appear to be the only means left of bringing the Americans to a due submission to the mother country, the colonies will submit.
[ Americans Appear Bringing Colonies Country Due Left Means Measures Mother Once Only Submission Submit Vigorous Will]
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.
[ Center Children Circle Daylight Father Flowering Grew Hoop Hoops Made Many Mighty Mother Sacred Say Shelter Tree Wide]
I'd like to one day play Amanda, the mother, in The Glass Menagerie.
[ Amanda Day Glass Mother Play]
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.
[ Become Every Going Grew Look Mother Person Saw Say She Something Time Up Would]
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.
[ Big Cape Characters City Drawn Dwellers Everyday Exception Generally Hearted Life Love Mention Obviously Occasionally Other Portuguese Sea Sees True Type Types Women]
The outcome can truly determine whether our homes will be destroyed, whether our children will be torn from their mothers, trained as conspirators and turned against their parents, their home and their church.
[ Against Children Church Conspirators Destroyed Determine Home Homes Mothers Our Outcome Parents Their Torn Trained Truly Turned Whether Will]
I know many Catholics love God with all their heart. I have genuine respect for anyone who truly has given their life to Christ. We read about Mother Teresa and what a wonderful example she was.
[ Anyone Catholics Christ Example Genuine Given God Heart Know Life Love Many Mother Read Respect She Teresa Their Truly Wonderful]
I can always tell when the mother in law's coming to stay; the mice throw themselves on the traps.
[ Always Coming Law Mice Mother Stay Tell Themselves Throw Traps]
Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together.
[ Just Kiss Kissing Love Most Mothers Same Scold Some Together]
Now I have children of my own. They ask their mother what will I be. Will I be handsome, will I be rich?
[ Ask Children Handsome Mother Now Own Rich Their Will]
The question of peace, progress and prosperity, it's a motherhood statement, all of us like it.
[ Motherhood Peace Progress Prosperity Question Statement Us]
If you desire to drain to the dregs the fullest cup of scorn and hatred that a fellow human being can pour out for you, let a young mother hear you call dear baby "it."
[ Baby Being Call Cup Dear Desire Drain Dregs Fellow Fullest Hatred Hear Human Mother Out Pour Scorn Young]
I have always detested any departure from reality, an attitude which I relate to my mother's poor mental health.
[ Always Any Attitude Departure Detested Health Mental Mother Poor Reality Relate Which]
I saw six men kicking and punching the mother-in-law. My neighbour said 'Are you going to help?' I said 'No, six should be enough.'
[ Enough Going Help Kicking Men Mother-In-Law Neighbour Punching Said Saw Should Six]
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.
[ Biggest Career Character Continue Determined Giving Great Haven Level Mother Say Some Think Thrill Will World Writing Yet]
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.
[ Back Bedside Been Character City Come Day Di End Film Had Her Loves Man Mother Scene She Sick Special Spent Tells Up Very Wakes]
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.
[ Book Brothers Cents Computers Intellects Into Just Make Mother Page Pay Quarter Read Three Would]
My grandmother played the piano, and I used to toddle over there and pick out little things that sounded good to me.
[ Good Grandmother Little Out Over Piano Pick Played Sounded Things Used]
My grandmother had the most dramatic effect on my life because she set me in one direction, and I had to go back the other direction for my sanity, and for my ability to be a social human being.
[ Ability Back Because Being Direction Dramatic Effect Go Grandmother Had Human Life Most Other Sanity Set She Social]
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.
[ Before Care Children Everybody First Get Infants Left Money Mothers Over Rather See Sick Spent Take Then Would]
Proving I'm a good mother is the one achievement I'm most proud of. It's brought out the best in me.
[ Achievement Best Brought Good Most Mother Out Proud Proving]
I want to thank my mother and my father for teaching me to have a dream. You are seeing my dream come true.
[ Come Dream Father Mother Seeing Teaching Thank True Want]
The best thing that could happen to motherhood already has. Fewer women are going into it.
[ Already Best Could Fewer Going Happen Into Motherhood Thing Women]
They say geniuses mostly have great mothers. They mostly have sad fates.
[ Fates Geniuses Great Mostly Mothers Sad Say]
I grew up in a house full of women: my mother, grandmother, three sisters, and two female cats. And I still have the buzz of their conversations in my head. As an adult, I have more female friends than male ones: I just love the way that women talk.
[ Adult Buzz Cats Conversations Female Friends Full Grandmother Grew Head House Just Love Male More Mother Ones Sisters Still Talk Than Their Three Two Up Way Women]
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
[ Another Boy Fool Her Him Make Makes Man Minutes Mother Takes Twenty Woman Years]
Sometimes the laughter in mothering is the recognition of the ironies and absurdities. Sometimes, though, it's just pure, unthinking delight.
[ Absurdities Delight Ironies Just Laughter Mothering Pure Recognition Sometimes Though Unthinking]
It has to be real, and I think a lot of the problems we have as a society is because we don't acknowledge that family is important, and it has to be people who are present, you know, and mothers and fathers, both are not present enough with children.
[ Acknowledge Because Both Children Enough Family Fathers Important Know Lot Mothers Present Problems Real Society Think]
Please call your second witness, and then call your mother, she worries.
[ Call Mother Please Second She Then Witness Worries Your]
I heard Yiddish when my father's family came to the house, which was as seldom as my mother could arrange it.
[ Arrange Came Could Family Father Heard House Mother Seldom Which Yiddish]
A mother-in-law is better than a single and childless political persona, though.
[ Better Childless Mother-In-Law Persona Political Single Than Though]
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.
[ Destiny Did Fantastic Fill Future Going Good Job Kate Making Mother Own She Shoes Try Very Will Your]
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor.
[ Becomes Editor Encouragement Expect Kind Love Mother Your]
I was brought up in a whorehouse in Peoria. My mother and father lived there and worked there.
[ Brought Father Lived Mother Up Whorehouse Worked]
Even a secret agent can't lie to a Jewish mother.
[ Agent Even Jewish Lie Mother Secret]
I remember when my mother pointed to a stone, and she said this was the kind of stone people used to place on the feet of the baby girls to stop them trying to climb away and unbind their feet.
[ Away Baby Climb Feet Girls Kind Mother Place Pointed Remember Said She Stone Stop Their Them Trying Used]
I used my mother's radio as a PA system. I'd take the telephone, the speaking part, and take those two leads off and lead them into the radio and the sound would come out of the speaker.
[ Come Into Lead Leads Mother Off Out Pa Part Radio Sound Speaker Speaking System Take Telephone Them Those Two Used Would]
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own. Mom
[ Because Certain Children Fathers Fonder More Mothers Own Than Their]
At the moment, my mother is the only one left in Glasgow, although it's certainly my home.
[ Although Certainly Glasgow Home Left Moment Mother Only]
My mother was a churchgoing lady, so I always heard about God at home.
[ Always God Heard Home Lady Mother]
A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive.
[ Alive Holiest Mother Still Thing]
I'm one of those cliff-hanging Catholics. I don't believe in God, but I do believe that Mary was his mother.
[ Believe Catholics God His Mary Mother Those]
My brother arrived some months after my father left. Um, and he ah, was thus eight years younger than me and it was um, you know, it was such a time that my mother probably had people wondering was it his.
[ After Ah Arrived Brother Eight Father Had His Know Left Months Mother Probably Some Such Than Thus Time Um Wondering Years Younger]
My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent.
[ Her Independent Lady Meant Mother Own Person Told Your]
As the mother of two daughters, I have great respect for women. And I don't ever want to lose that.
[ Daughters Ever Great Lose Mother Respect Two Want Women]
When my children were born, I didn't have them baptized because I felt baptism was about erasing Original Sin - something the Church said children got from their mother - and I absolutely refused to believe women carry Original Sin.
[ Absolutely Baptism Baptized Because Believe Born Carry Children Church Erasing Felt Got Mother Original Refused Said Sin Something Their Them Were Women]
The Indian was a religious man from his mother's womb.
[ His Indian Man Mother Religious Womb]
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.
[ Actions After Children Enough Enthusiasm Fated Give Great Her Lose Lost May Mixing Mother Prompt Remain Should Still Support Sure Them Through World]
My mother always told me not to handle a buffalo by its tail, but always catch it by its horns. And I have used that lesson in everything in my life, including the Railways.
[ Always Buffalo Catch Everything Handle Horns Including Lesson Life Mother Railways Tail Told Used]
My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company. Mom
[ Company Could Even Larger Mother Run Thinks]
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. Mom
[ Become Break Cycle Doing Embrace Fastest Fearless Give Idea Imperfection Indeed Mother Perfectionism Perfectly Uncertainty Up Way]
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.
[ Actually Adapt Adaptation Become Came Did Heard Island Made Melody Mother Sort St Thomas Trademark Traditional Tune]
The public has become my fairy godmother.
[ Become Fairy Godmother Public]
Apparently I'm the most naked that anyone's been on TNT. My poor mother. I'm ready to run away.
[ Anyone Apparently Away Been Most Mother Naked Poor Ready Run]
Necessity, the mother of invention.
[ Invention Mother Necessity]
My mother keeps things in perspective for me. She makes me realize that the acting I do and love is no more important than what one of my brothers does-he works in a shoe repair shop. If my career ever tapers off, I'll go to college.
[ Acting Brothers Career College Ever Go Important Keeps Love Makes More Mother Off Perspective Realize Repair She Shoe Shop Tapers Than Things Works]
The scab is a traitor to his God, his mother, and his class.
[ Class God His Mother Traitor]
My view on issues is based on common sense, and my experience as a mother of four children, as a sole parent, and as a businesswoman running a fish and chip shop.
[ Based Businesswoman Children Chip Common Experience Fish Four Issues Mother Parent Running Sense Shop Sole View]
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. Parenting
[ Always Bleak Family Father Felt Great Had Home Life Mother Playgrounds Relationship Safe Streets Warm Were Wonderful]
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories. Mom
[ Also Beacon Fond Future Guise Happiness Lighting Memories Mother Past Reflected Up]
The man in our society is the breadwinner; the woman has enough to do as the homemaker, wife and mother. Mom
[ Enough Homemaker Man Mother Our Society Wife Woman]
The most consistent gift and burden of motherhood is advice.
[ Advice Burden Consistent Gift Most Motherhood]
You know the passage where Scarlett voices her happiness that her mother is dead, so that she can't see what a bad girl Scarlett has become? Well, that's me.
[ Bad Become Dead Girl Happiness Her Know Mother Passage Scarlett See She Voices Well Where]
I believe in imagination. I did Kramer vs. Kramer before I had children. But the mother I would be was already inside me.
[ Already Before Believe Children Did Had Imagination Inside Kramer Mother Would]
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.
[ Being Birth Daughter Given Having Love Loved Men Mother Sister Wife Woman]
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.
[ Baby Black Bought Cause Ed Episodes Itself Man Mother Much Norton Playing Remember Respect Show Sitcom Them Version Watched Watching Went]
If Terri was upset about how silly she would look, her mother was completely undone. Seems she wanted Terri in her full natural bloom, not with any blooming flower.
[ Any Bloom Blooming Completely Flower Full Her How Look Mother Natural Seems She Silly Terri Undone Upset Wanted Would]
After I got this job at the syndicate, I started sending them money so they could go on trips and do the things they could never afford to do. All the while, I never knew that my mother was socking money away.
[ Afford After Away Could Go Got Job Knew Money Mother Never Sending Started Syndicate Them Things Trips While]
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.
[ Campus Go Later Lived Mcgill Mother Neighborhood Recounted She Tell Used Wheel Would Years]
The word "good" has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
[ Call Example Five Good Grandmother Him His Hundred Man Many Meanings Necessarily Range Shoot Shot Should Were Word Yards]
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.
[ Alone Father Female Gradually Having Itself Male Marriage Mother Over Revealing Sort Taking Their Think]
I watched my mother waste her life on housework and swore I'd never do that. Dave does the cooking.
[ Cooking Dave Does Her Housework Life Mother Never Swore Waste Watched]
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.
[ Children Devil End Front Get His Individual Locomotive Mother Sell Son Spawn Steam Vote Would]
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.
[ Character Children Commences Education Every Formation Hearsay Knee Little Mother Spoken Tends Toward Within Word]
My mother insisted that her children read.
[ Children Her Insisted Mother Read]
My mother, at least twice, cancelled our family's subscription to the newspaper I was working on, because she was so mad about its treatment of my father.
[ Because Cancelled Family Father Least Mad Mother Newspaper Our She Subscription Treatment Twice Working]
I didn't have parents, so I lived in people's homes... And because I grew up with no parental role models, I learned to become my own friend, eventually my own father and my own mother.
[ Because Become Eventually Father Friend Grew Homes Learned Lived Models Mother Own Parental Parents Role Up]
Understood what the struggle was about. My mother. Couldn't read or write, but she had more sense than many a graduate from Harvard.
[ Graduate Had Harvard Many More Mother Read Sense She Struggle Than Understood Write]
I would rather be a fairly happy wife and mother.
[ Fairly Happy Mother Rather Wife Would]
Night is the mother of counsels.
[ Counsels Mother Night]
After the crash happened, I was so humiliated and embarrassed. I thought of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers, that they must hate me.
[ After Against Crash Drivers Drunk Embarrassed Happened Hate Humiliated Mothers Must Thought]