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 bought a house in the Hollywood Hills and brought my grandmother from Harlem to live in it with me. Sammy Davis, Jr.
[ Bought Brought Grandmother Harlem Hills Hollywood House Live]
My grandmother is over eighty and still doesn't need glasses. Drinks right out of the bottle. Henny Youngman
[ Bottle Drinks Eighty Glasses Grandmother Need Out Over Right Still]
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. Mel Tillis
[ Also Bit Both Could Daddy Em Family Got Guess Guitar Harmonica Little Mostly Mother Play Side Think]
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. Ellen Wilkinson
[ Against Commercialism Could Extravagance Fitted Illness Inefficiency Into Mother Pay Poverty Protest Sick Treatment Waste]
I never knew motherhood could be so truly gratifying until I had Natasha. Natalie Wood
[ Could Gratifying Had Knew Motherhood Never Truly Until]
Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well. Amos Bronson Alcott Mom
[ Go Home Matters Mother Well Where]
Rosa Parks was the queen mother of a movement whose single act of heroism sparked the movement for freedom, justice and equality. Her greatest contribution is that she told us a regular person can make a difference. Marc Morial
[ Act Contribution Difference Equality Freedom Greatest Her Heroism Justice Make Mother Movement Parks Person Queen Regular Rosa She Single Sparked Told Us Whose]
THE autumn of 1850 brought an event freighted with deep significance to me. My mother died. John Sergeant Wise
[ Autumn Brought Deep Died Event Freighted Mother Significance]
It was a very odd household, because the grandmothers were so different. Both of them had their own pianos. So it would be duelling pianos by grandmothers. Diane Cilento
[ Because Both Different Grandmothers Had Household Odd Own Pianos Their Them Very Were Would]
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. Victoria Billings
[ Another Better Bondage Fulfillment Her Kind Liberation Major Motherhood Offers Orgasm Out Sexual Slogan Than Turns Ultimate Woman]
I don't think anybody cares about unwed mothers unless they're black or poor. The question is not morality, the question is money. That's what we're upset about. Toni Morrison
[ Anybody Black Cares Money Morality Mothers Poor Question Think Unless Upset]
Any film I see at two o'clock in afternoon with my mother seems to cast a strange spell that means we both come out sobbing. Jane Birkin
[ Afternoon Any Both Cast Clock Come Film Means Mother Out See Seems Spell Strange Two]
My mother keeps me abreast of all the hometown things. Faith Ford
[ Abreast Hometown Keeps Mother Things]
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. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Call Example Five Good Grandmother Him His Hundred Man Many Meanings Necessarily Range Shoot Shot Should Were Word Yards]
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not. James Joyce
[ Dunghill Else Love Mother Stinking Unsure Whatever World]
It is well for us that we are born babies in intellect. Could we understand half what mothers say and do to their infants, we should be filled with a conceit of our own importance, which would render us insupportable through life. Augustus Hare
[ Babies Born Conceit Could Filled Half Importance Infants Insupportable Intellect Life Mothers Our Own Render Say Should Their Through Understand Us Well Which Would]
A husband's mother and his wife had generally better be visitors than inmates. Samuel Richardson
[ Better Generally Had His Husband Inmates Mother Than Visitors Wife]
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own. Aristotle Mom
[ Because Certain Children Fathers Fonder More Mothers Own Than Their]
I had a very strong-willed mother, who I totally adored. She was always in control of her life. Jan de Bont
[ Adored Always Control Had Her Life Mother She Strong-Willed Totally Very]
I studied Japanese language and culture in college and graduate school, and afterward went to work in Tokyo, where I met a young man whose father was a famous businessman and whose mother was a geisha. Arthur Golden
[ Afterward Businessman College Culture Famous Father Geisha Graduate Japanese Language Man Met Mother School Studied Tokyo Went Where Whose Work Young]
No man is responsible for his father. That was entirely his mother's affair. Margaret Turnbull Dad
[ Affair Entirely Father His Man Mother Responsible]
As a child, my mother told me lots of fairy stories, many her own invention. She, too, tended to reverse the norm. Tanith Lee
[ Child Fairy Her Invention Lots Many Mother Norm Own Reverse She Stories Tended Told Too]
I enlisted when I was a boy. The Navy looked after me like my mother. It fed me, took care of me and gave me wonderful opportunities. Tony Curtis
[ After Boy Care Enlisted Fed Gave Looked Mother Navy Opportunities Took Wonderful]
My earliest memory is dreamlike: in a small orchard or garden I am carried on the arm, I believe, of my father; there was a group of grown-ups, my mother among them, and the group was slowly walking in the orchard, it seems toward the house. Immanuel Velikovsky
[ Am Among Arm Believe Carried Earliest Father Garden Group Grown-Ups House Memory Mother Orchard Seems Slowly Small Them Toward Walking]
The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing between. Mother Teresa
[ Abortion Because Between Child Destroyer Greatest Her Kill Left Mother Nothing Own Peace]
I'd walk over my own grandmother to re-elect Richard Nixon. Charles Colson
[ Grandmother Nixon Over Own Re-Elect Richard Walk]
My mother, sister and I watched through the windows as my father gambled. Tom Berenger
[ Father Gambled Mother Sister Through Watched Windows]
I think a child should be allowed to take his father's or mother's name at will on coming of age. Paternity is a legal fiction. James Joyce
[ Age Allowed Child Coming Father Fiction His Legal Mother Name Should Take Think Will]
I was born because my mother needed a fourth for meals. Beatrice Lillie
[ Because Born Fourth Meals Mother Needed]
Understood what the struggle was about. My mother. Couldn't read or write, but she had more sense than many a graduate from Harvard. Al Lewis
[ Graduate Had Harvard Many More Mother Read Sense She Struggle Than Understood Write]
Robert Walker as Bruno was excellent. He had elegance and humor, and the proper fondness for his mother. Patricia Highsmith
[ Bruno Elegance Excellent Fondness Had His Humor Mother Proper Robert Walker]
It has to be real, and I think a lot of the problems we have as a society is because we don't acknowledge that family is important, and it has to be people who are present, you know, and mothers and fathers, both are not present enough with children. James Earl Jones
[ Acknowledge Because Both Children Enough Family Fathers Important Know Lot Mothers Present Problems Real Society Think]
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. Khalil Gibran
[ Atoms Characteristics Completely Incumbent Know Knowledge Minutiae Mother Self Subtleties Very]
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. Sophia Loren
[ Alone Always Child Her Herself Mother Never Once Really Think Thoughts Twice Your]
I think a lot of the Mothers stuff that we recorded was written while we were on the road. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Lot Mothers Recorded Road Stuff Think Were While Written]
I can remember when I was a baby and my mother was there watching the show. I went and bought 100 episodes and watched them. I respect it so much that the sitcom itself and Ed Norton; I'm not playing Ed Norton but my version of it, cause I'm a black man. Mike Epps
[ Baby Black Bought Cause Ed Episodes Itself Man Mother Much Norton Playing Remember Respect Show Sitcom Them Version Watched Watching Went]
My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday, so I said I wanted to read poetry with her. Guy Johnson Birthday
[ Asked Birthday Her Mother Poetry Read Said Wanted]
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor. Jackie Kennedy
[ Becomes Editor Encouragement Expect Kind Love Mother Your]
The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Architecture Art Civilization Mother Our Own Soul Without]
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. Leon Jouhaux
[ Arts Attending Become Could Crafts Director Encouraged Engineer Especially Everything Later Local Mother National Parents School Send Spite Wanted Which]
My mother enjoyed old age, and because of her I've begun to enjoy parts of it too. So far I've had it good and am crumbling nicely. Lionel Blue
[ Age Am Because Begun Crumbling Enjoy Enjoyed Far Good Had Her Mother Nicely Old Parts Too]
What I am defending is the real rights of women. A woman should have the right to be in the home as a wife and mother. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Am Defending Home Mother Real Right Rights Should Wife Woman Women]
If I'd seen a grown man beating a crippled boy, of course I'd intervene. If my father died and left my mother destitute, it's your instinct to take care of her. So when I started to think about it in those terms, it started to make sense to me. Charlie Hunnam
[ Beating Boy Care Course Crippled Destitute Died Father Grown Her Instinct Intervene Left Make Man Mother Seen Sense Started Take Terms Think Those Your]
Of all the roles I've played, none has been as fulfilling as being a mother. Annette Funicello Mom
[ Been Being Fulfilling Mother None Played Roles]
I still went to church regularly every Sunday; that is we all went there together. I reverenced the family pew where we had assembled for so many years; and apart from that reason I hold it dear because it is associated in my memory with my mother. Pierre Loti
[ Apart Assembled Associated Because Church Dear Every Family Had Hold Many Memory Mother Pew Reason Regularly Reverenced Still Sunday Together Went Where Years]
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. Roma Downey
[ Anything Balancing Bedtime Being Demands Kids Kind Love Mother Schedule Shooting Single Some Squeeze Stories Thing Wonder]
Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed; he who fears corruption fears life. Saul Alinsky
[ Against Bed Child Corrupting Corruption Father Fears Go His Learns Life Mother Off Play Politics Process Time]
I was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. My family was not nationally known as being a literary family, though my mother and my mother's side of the family in general were interested in literature. Kenneth Koch
[ Being Born Cincinnati Family General Interested Known Literary Literature Mother Nationally Ohio Side Though Were]
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. Abraham Lincoln Mom
[ Always Followed Life Mother Prayers Remember]
My mother is a very strange woman... She doesn't understand me in the least and doesn't love me much either. If she had either love or understanding she would be prepared to make sacrifices. Egon Schiele
[ Either Had Least Love Make Mother Much Prepared Sacrifices She Strange Understand Understanding Very Woman Would]
Moreover, resolving the mother of all problems - the Israeli-Palestinian question - requires cooperation between Europe and the U.S. Romano Prodi
[ Between Cooperation Europe Israeli-Palestinian Moreover Mother Problems Question Requires Resolving]
When a 12-year-old, a 13-year-old, so desperately wants a baby what she's looking for is the kind of unconditional love a child gives a mother and a mother gives a child. Ellen Barkin
[ Baby Child Desperately Gives Kind Looking Love Mother She Unconditional Wants]
My mother served me wine and water from the time I was 3 years old. Robert Mondavi
[ Mother Old Served Time Water Wine Years]
Brando's a family friend. His mother gave my father a shot to be in a play at the Omaha Community Playhouse. That was the first production he was in. Peter Fonda
[ Brando Community Family Father First Friend Gave His Mother Omaha Play Production Shot]
That's so different in Hong Kong when I'm using my own mother language, I can treat the line in one thousand different ways, with many different reactions. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Different Hong Kong Language Line Many Mother Own Reactions Thousand Treat Using Ways]
They decided to establish a museum of modern art where works by contemporary artists would be shown. Mother was viewed as a very progressive person, and not everybody liked the paintings she bought. David Rockefeller
[ Art Artists Bought Contemporary Decided Establish Everybody Liked Modern Mother Museum Paintings Person Progressive She Shown Very Viewed Where Works Would]
My mother tells this story that when I first went to school, I thought I was going to help the teachers. I didn't realise I was going to get educated. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Educated First Get Going Help Mother Realise School Story Teachers Tells Thought Went]
My mother's passion for something more, to write a different destiny for a dirt-poor farmer's daughter, was to shape my entire life. Faye Dunaway
[ Daughter Destiny Different Entire Farmer Life More Mother Passion Shape Something Write]
My father was a classical pianist, and my mother was a singer of just about everything. Carly Simon
[ Classical Everything Father Just Mother Pianist Singer]
When my mother left her second husband, she wrote her autobiography and presented it to him for his approval. David Antin
[ Approval Autobiography Her Him His Husband Left Mother Presented Second She Wrote]
At about 40, the roles started slowing down. I started getting offers to play mothers and grandmothers. Kathleen Turner
[ Down Getting Grandmothers Mothers Offers Play Roles Slowing Started]
My mother is Ukrainian. She immigrated to the U.S. from Canada as a child. Bob Schaffer
[ Canada Child Mother She Ukrainian]
When I was 13 I asked my mother if it was possible for this to end - I'd had enough of it. And that was right about the time that we got a call for "The Exorcist" interview. Linda Blair
[ Asked Call End Enough Exorcist Got Had Interview Mother Possible Right Time]
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. Garry Shandling
[ Fascinated Father Him Judge Know Man May Men Mother Out Own Sit Something Speaking Stare Television Think Tuning Tv Used Way While Why]
Most people have no imagination. If they could imagine the sufferings of others, they would not make them suffer so. What separated a German mother from a French mother? Ernst Toller
[ Could French German Imagination Imagine Make Most Mother Others Separated Suffer Sufferings Them Would]
My mother speaks of my step being a source of life-long pain to her, that it is a living death, etc. By the same post I had several letters from anxious relatives, telling me that it was my duty to come home and thus ease my mother's anxiety. Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
[ Anxiety Anxious Being Come Death Duty Ease Etc Had Her Home Letters Life-Long Living Mother Pain Post Relatives Same Several Source Speaks Step Telling Thus]
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! Edie Brickell
[ Best Come Cook Could Eat Food Go Grandmother Greatest Hit Just Kitchen Look Out She Sit Table Then Tornado Whole World Would]
So, the total number of hours spent on the stuff you have to do to take care of a family, working and caring for stuff at home, the total number of hours is actually about the same for mothers and fathers. James Levine
[ Actually Care Caring Family Fathers Home Hours Mothers Number Same Spent Stuff Take Total Working]
Later, my father died up in Marysville. So, my mother and I got in the car and came down to Hollywood. Marc Davis
[ Came Car Died Down Father Got Hollywood Later Mother Up]
Food, love, career, and mothers, the four major guilt groups. Cathy Guisewite Funny
[ Career Food Four Groups Guilt Love Major Mothers]
This is my present, you know. My present from Mother. Gypsy Rose Lee
[ Know Mother Present]
Dire poverty drives this mother back again to the factory (no intelligent person will say she goes willingly). Margaret Sanger
[ Again Back Dire Drives Factory Goes Intelligent Mother Person Poverty Say She Will Willingly]
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law. Voltaire
[ Behind Every Man Mother-In-Law Stands Successful Surprised]
Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father. Roger von Oech
[ Certainly Father Invention May Mother Necessity Play]
The poet speaks to all men of that other life of theirs that they have smothered and forgotten. Edith Sitwell
[ Forgotten Life Men Other Poet Speaks Theirs]
My mother taught me to love my work. I learned everything about business from her. David Geffen
[ Business Everything Her Learned Love Mother Taught Work]
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. Mink Stole
[ Called Corner De Dead End Grew House Mother Now Owns Same Sign Some Still Street Things Up Which Would]
That's the thing about Mother Nature, she really doesn't care what economic bracket you're in. Whoopi Goldberg
[ Bracket Care Economic Mother Nature Really She Thing]
Never say anything on the phone that you wouldn't want your mother to hear at your trial. Sydney Biddle Barrows
[ Anything Hear Mother Never Phone Say Trial Want Your]
A woman must combine the role of mother, wife and politician. Emma Bonino Mom
[ Combine Mother Must Politician Role Wife Woman]
I never grew up with a mother's hand - that's why I will forever be insecure, I think, in that primal way. John Lone
[ Forever Grew Hand Insecure Mother Never Primal Think Up Way Why Will]
Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequence than to have a really affectionate mother. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Affectionate Befall Boy Bring Consequence Few Misfortunes Mother Really Than Which Worse]
I am less selfish. But I am more insistent on being part of the creative experience. I find I am a better mother, lover and wife when I am writing. When my daughter was small I wasn't writing as much and I didn't miss it. Helen Slater
[ Am Being Better Creative Daughter Experience Find Insistent Less Lover Miss More Mother Much Part Selfish Small Wife Writing]
I didn't want to do anything my mother wanted me to do so surely I wasn't going to sing for her. Linda Lavin
[ Anything Going Her Mother Sing Surely Want Wanted]
Not so cold, some snow fell. I went inside the log cabin and said goodbye to Mother, she was so alike grandmother, just younger. Anders Zorn
[ Alike Cabin Cold Fell Goodbye Grandmother Inside Just Log Mother Said She Snow Some Went Younger]
For me, the summer will be pure gray - mother-of-pearl gray, very pale gray. To me, this is the big statement for summer. Then we have light blue, light turquoise, lots of pink. Gianni Versace
[ Big Blue Gray Light Lots Pale Pink Pure Statement Summer Then Turquoise Very Will]
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. Terri Apter
[ Conflict Daughter Dose Double Empathy Good Her Hers Life Maintain Mother Need Quarrels Relationship Retains She Special Throughout Unhappiness]
I was raised in a Christian home and, in fact, my mother led me to Christ as a youngster. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Christ Christian Fact Home Led Mother Raised Youngster]
When I was a child I thought I saw an angel. It had wings and kinda looked like my sister. I opened the door so some light could come into the room, and it sort of faded away. My mother said it was probably my Guardian Angel. Denzel Washington
[ Angel Away Child Come Could Door Faded Guardian Had Into Kinda Light Looked Mother Opened Probably Room Said Saw Sister Some Sort Thought Wings]
An uncle gave me a side drum and my mother decided I should have lessons. Humphrey Lyttelton
[ Decided Drum Gave Lessons Mother Should Side Uncle]
I can't think why mothers love them. All babies do is leak at both ends. Douglas Feaver
[ Babies Both Ends Leak Love Mothers Them Think Why]
My parents never told us that our great-grandmothers had been slaves. Constance Baker Motley
[ Been Had Never Our Parents Slaves Told Us]
For example, when my mother died, the people who showed up just to put an apron on to cook, people who really do the right thing, so to speak, as my momma would always say to show that they care, a sense of community that we've lost so much in our country. Sela Ward
[ Always Care Community Cook Country Died Example Just Lost Momma Mother Much Our Put Really Right Say Sense Show Showed Speak Thing Up Would]
I've written lots of songs on the piano. My mother had a piano and it was the first instrument I played. Mick Taylor
[ First Had Instrument Lots Mother Piano Played Songs Written]
And my mother caught wind of this. She never had really tried to guide my career or really had any say in my life as an adult, but this was the one time she said she would never speak to me again if I quit acting. Mark Ruffalo
[ Acting Adult Again Any Career Caught Guide Had Life Mother Never Quit Really Said Say She Speak Time Tried Wind Would]
I believe that always, or almost always, in all childhoods and in all the lives that follow them, the mother represents madness. Our mothers always remain the strangest, craziest people we've ever met. Marguerite Duras
[ Almost Always Believe Childhoods Craziest Ever Follow Lives Madness Met Mother Mothers Our Remain Represents Strangest Them]
Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother. Susan B. Anthony
[ Banished Different Grandmother Her Invention Law Makes Modern Progress Same Spinning Today Wheel Woman]
My dad was like a stage mother he always pushed me to do what I wanted. Jim Carrey
[ Always Dad Mother Pushed Stage Wanted]
I'm convinced my mother only had sex eight times. Linda Fiorentino
[ Convinced Eight Had Mother Only Sex Times]
My mother is a singer, still performs today; she's a jazz singer. Jan Hammer
[ Jazz Mother Performs She Singer Still Today]
If both parents must work, I think it is more important that the mother has proximity to the child to therefore establish a childcare situation at the big corporations not once a day, but many times a day. Eric Braeden
[ Big Both Child Childcare Corporations Day Establish Important Many More Mother Must Once Parents Proximity Situation Therefore Think Times Work]
I'd like to one day play Amanda, the mother, in The Glass Menagerie. Bernadette Peters
[ Amanda Day Glass Mother Play]
My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel. I'm 31-years-old, and I don't want to sleep on a sleeping bag down in the basement. It's humiliating. Ben Affleck Mom
[ Bag Basement Down Gets Hotel Humiliating Mad Mother Sleep Sleeping Stay Want]
I'm ultimately a widow and a single mother, who's not even getting to be a mother right now. I am so alone, it's freaky. Courtney Love
[ Alone Am Even Freaky Getting Mother Now Right Single Ultimately Widow]
My father was a farmer and my mother was a farmer, but, my childhood was very good. I am very grateful for my childhood, because it was full of gladness and good humanity. Roberto Benigni Parenting
[ Am Because Childhood Farmer Father Full Gladness Good Grateful Humanity Mother Very]
I never did say that you can't be a nice guy and win. I said that if I was playing third base and my mother rounded third with the winning run, I'd trip her up. Leo Durocher
[ Base Did Guy Her Mother Never Nice Playing Rounded Run Said Say Third Trip Up Win Winning]
But he like my mother, had certainly come to know that those who work the most do not make the most money. It was the fault of the rich, it seemed, but just how he did not know. Agnes Smedley
[ Certainly Come Did Fault Had How Just Know Make Money Most Mother Rich Seemed Those Work]
I punched my mother out once. Charles Manson
[ Mother Once Out Punched]
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. Audrey Meadows
[ Any Bloom Blooming Completely Flower Full Her How Look Mother Natural Seems She Silly Terri Undone Upset Wanted Would]
I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph. Shirley Temple
[ Asked Autograph Believing Claus Department Him Mother Santa See Six Stopped Store Took]
I was so ugly my mother used to feed me with a sling shot. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Feed Mother Shot Ugly Used]
I grew up in Jackson, Mississippi, really in suburbia, so my mother was in community theatre plays. Beth Henley
[ Community Grew Jackson Mississippi Mother Plays Really Suburbia Theatre Up]
I was happy, I wasn't beaten, and I lacked nothing. But it wasn't what people expect - it was very much sort of pinching and scraping. I don't know how my mother did it. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Beaten Did Expect Happy How Know Lacked Mother Much Nothing Pinching Scraping Sort Very]
When I was about to break a world record and become well known, my mother used to say that for her the important thing was for me to become a doctor - a career which had not been possible in her generation and in her society. Sport was something to be set aside. Roger Bannister
[ Aside Become Been Break Career Doctor Generation Had Her Important Known Mother Possible Record Say Set Society Something Sport Thing Used Well Which World]
I love my mother dearly, but it wouldn't be suitable for me to live with her all the time. Keith Emerson
[ Dearly Her Live Love Mother Suitable Time]
My mother was a jazz fanatic and she wanted me to play the piano so I could play jazz tunes. I wish I had learned but I was too busy getting into trouble! Etta James
[ Busy Could Fanatic Getting Had Into Jazz Learned Mother Piano Play She Too Trouble Tunes Wanted Wish]
My mother gave me this book called Feature Films at Used Car Prices by a guy named Rick Schmidt. I gotta credit the guy, cuz he gave me the most practical advice. It empowers you. Vin Diesel
[ Advice Book Called Car Credit Cuz Empowers Feature Films Gave Gotta Guy Most Mother Named Practical Prices Rick Used]
My mother opened a bank account for me when I made $60 on my first day of work as an extra. She's that kind of mother. Laura Dern
[ Account Bank Day Extra First Kind Made Mother Opened She Work]
You think about child abuse and you think of a father viciously attacking a daughter or a son, but in my family it was my mother. My mother, I would say, was a... very brutal disciplinarian. Lynn Johnston
[ Abuse Attacking Brutal Child Daughter Disciplinarian Family Father Mother Say Son Think Very Would]
I make money because I have to pay for everything apart from my school fees. My mother even makes me pay my own telephone bill. Ivana Trump
[ Apart Because Bill Even Everything Fees Make Makes Money Mother Own Pay School Telephone]
My mother should have been Jewish. She could have taught a class on how to induce guilt. Lorna Luft
[ Been Class Could Guilt How Induce Jewish Mother She Should Taught]
I'm worried because of my mother, she's going to see my performance and she's quite hard. She's going to see me naked. And my Dad, woah. Yeah, they're going to see me like a woman, you know? Eva Green
[ Because Dad Going Hard Know Mother Naked Performance Quite See She Woman Worried Yeah]
I was raised by a single mother who made a way for me. She used to scrub floors as a domestic worker, put a cleaning rag in her pocketbook and ride the subways in Brooklyn so I would have food on the table. But she taught me as I walked her to the subway that life is about not where you start, but where you're going. That's family values. Al Sharpton Mom
[ Brooklyn Cleaning Domestic Family Floors Food Going Her Life Made Mother Pocketbook Put Raised Ride Scrub She Single Start Subway Table Taught Used Values Walked Way Where Worker Would]
No mother would ever willingly sacrifice her sons for territorial gain, for economic advantage, for ideology. Ronald Reagan
[ Advantage Economic Ever Gain Her Ideology Mother Sacrifice Sons Territorial Willingly Would]
I hope to start enjoying flirting again when I'm 70, like my mother did. Felicity Kendal
[ Again Did Enjoying Flirting Hope Mother Start]
My mother and I will continue on some level that I haven't determined yet. I think my mother's a great character, and I have to say that giving my mother to the world has to be the biggest thrill of my writing career. James Ellroy
[ Biggest Career Character Continue Determined Giving Great Haven Level Mother Say Some Think Thrill Will World Writing Yet]
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. Lynn Johnston
[ Away Brutal Children Even Going Had Handled Home Mother Put Someone Take Though Tried Very]
Both my mother and father were very supportive of any career move any of us wanted to make. James Gandolfini Parenting
[ Any Both Career Father Make Mother Move Supportive Us Very Wanted Were]
I appeal to you, my friends, as mothers: are you willing to enslave your children? You stare back with horror and indignation at such questions. But why, if slavery is not wrong to those upon whom it is imposed? Angelina Grimke
[ Appeal Back Children Enslave Friends Horror Imposed Indignation Mothers Questions Slavery Stare Such Those Upon Whom Why Willing Wrong Your]
With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood. Isadora Duncan Mom
[ Glory Motherhood Pay Price]
The mother's battle for her child with sickness, with poverty, with war, with all the forces of exploitation and callousness that cheapen human life needs to become a common human battle, waged in love and in the passion for survival. Adrienne Rich
[ Battle Become Callousness Cheapen Child Common Exploitation Forces Her Human Life Love Mother Needs Passion Poverty Sickness Survival Waged War]
I praticed making faces in the mirror and it would drive my mother crazy. She used to scare me by saying that I was going to see the devil if I kept looking in the mirror. That fascinated me even more, of course. Jim Carrey
[ Course Crazy Devil Drive Even Faces Fascinated Going Kept Looking Making Mirror More Mother Saying Scare See She Used Would]
Basically it's the core story. About a guy having an affair with the mother of the girl he falls in love with. Buck Henry
[ Affair Basically Core Falls Girl Guy Having Love Mother Story]
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. Geraldo Rivera Nature
[ Around Come Eventually Forgiving Going Got May Mother Nature Next Prepared She Whack Year]
I have always detested any departure from reality, an attitude which I relate to my mother's poor mental health. Jean Piaget
[ Always Any Attitude Departure Detested Health Mental Mother Poor Reality Relate Which]
My mother gave me singing lessons; that was totally painful, because I couldn't do what she wanted to hear. She used to say: there's more there, there's more voice but I just didn't want to give it to her. Linda Lavin
[ Because Gave Give Hear Her Just Lessons More Mother Painful Say She Singing Totally Used Voice Want Wanted]
I have a brother younger than me. My mother was a librarian, so from her, I got the taste to read. Shimon Peres
[ Brother Got Her Librarian Mother Read Taste Than Younger]
Their educations ended with high school - my father going to work as a clerk and then salesman in a company dealing in printing and stationary, and my mother working as a secretary and then bookkeeper in a firm of wool merchants. Martin Lewis Perl
[ Clerk Company Dealing Educations Ended Father Firm Going High Merchants Mother Printing Salesman School Secretary Stationary Their Then Wool Work Working]
My mother could never understand why I didn't write a thriller, which I've finally done. Harry Mathews
[ Could Done Finally Mother Never Thriller Understand Which Why Write]
I demand for the unmarried mother, as a sacred channel of life, the same reverence and respect as for the married mother; for Maternity is a cosmic thing and once it has come to pass, our conversation must not be permitted to blaspheme it. Ben Lindsey
[ Channel Come Conversation Cosmic Demand Life Married Maternity Mother Must Once Our Pass Permitted Respect Reverence Sacred Same Thing Unmarried]
I miss my mother very, very much. Paul Haggis
[ Miss Mother Much Very]
I can always tell when the mother in law's coming to stay; the mice throw themselves on the traps. Les Dawson
[ Always Coming Law Mice Mother Stay Tell Themselves Throw Traps]
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. Michelle Shocked
[ Ballet Dance Dancing Fools Grandmother Had Kids Margaret Miss Mormon Never Only Raised School Studied Tap Teach Vice]
I keep seeing myself in my daughter, and I see my mother in me and in her. Bloody hell. Julie Walters
[ Bloody Daughter Hell Her Keep Mother Myself See Seeing]
Occasionally, I would focus on a particular school project and become obsessed with, what seemed to my mother, to be trivial details instead of apportioning the time I spent on school work in a more efficient way. Steven Chu
[ Become Details Efficient Focus Instead More Mother Obsessed Occasionally Particular Project School Seemed Spent Time Trivial Way Work Would]
Ask Mother for advice on breaking into show business. Jack Davenport
[ Advice Ask Breaking Business Into Mother Show]
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. William Trevor
[ Abusive Dozen Enormously Every Fiction Find Inattentive Mother Motherhood Mothers Neither Think Value]
Invention is the mother of necessity. Thorstein Veblen
[ Invention Mother Necessity]
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom. Henry Ward Beecher Mom
[ Child Heart Mother Schoolroom]
My mother, who was quite sharp when I was young, became utterly mild. Antonia Fraser
[ Became Mild Mother Quite Sharp Utterly Young]
But I'll tell you something: We had a big family discussion about it recently, my two sisters and I, and I pointed out that we all have the same genes as our mother and we're all susceptible to becoming alcoholics. Payne Stewart
[ Alcoholics Becoming Big Discussion Family Genes Had Mother Our Out Pointed Recently Same Sisters Something Susceptible Tell Two]
What motivated me? My mother. My mother was an immigrant woman, a peasant woman, struggled all her life, worked in the garment center. Al Lewis Mom
[ Center Garment Her Immigrant Life Mother Motivated Peasant Struggled Woman Worked]
I've been a godmother loads of times, but being a grandmother is better than anything. Vivien Leigh
[ Anything Been Being Better Godmother Grandmother Loads Than Times]
We never got anything out of the recordings. I'm still as broke as I was when I was with the Mothers. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Anything Broke Got Mothers Never Out Recordings Still]
The only thing that seems eternal and natural in motherhood is ambivalence. Jane Lazarre
[ Ambivalence Eternal Motherhood Natural Only Seems Thing]
When I was six years old, my mother died; and then, for the first time, I learned, by the talk around me, that I was a slave. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Around Died First Learned Mother Old Six Slave Talk Then Time Years]
Poverty may be the mother of crime, but lack of good sense is the father. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Crime Father Good Lack Mother Poverty Sense]
Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hotel. Josh Billings
[ Board Good Her Hotel Kind Mother-In-Law Pay Some Your]
I said 'Brian, no one is going to respect me as a mother after this.' He said, 'oh no, yes they will, this is a movie, don't worry about it.' But they're not. Nia Long
[ After Brian Going Mother Movie Oh Respect Said Will Worry Yes]
But I'll tell you this, it started with my mother. I have to give her. God bless her and rest her soul. I had a good foundation at home, so when I was able to go off and do these things in baseball there was always support. Dave Winfield
[ Able Always Baseball Bless Foundation Give Go God Good Had Her Home Mother Off Rest Soul Started Support Tell These Things]
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. Marie Antoinette
[ Alone Away Blood Children Crown Deprived Husband Killed Long Make Mother Queen Remains Suffer Take Took Wife]
I just cleared the slate and thought of her as a mother and went from there. Marg Helgenberger
[ Cleared Her Just Mother Slate Thought Went]
My dad used to flush my mother's head down the toilet. I was so screwed up. Jessica Hahn
[ Dad Down Flush Head Mother Screwed Toilet Up Used]
My mother told me never explain, never complain. Even as a young actress, I determined I would never give personal interviews, since they made me so uncomfortable. Jennifer Jones
[ Actress Complain Determined Even Explain Give Interviews Made Mother Never Personal Since Told Uncomfortable Would Young]
A man who has been the indisputable favorite of his mother keeps for life the feeling of a conqueror. Sigmund Freud
[ Been Conqueror Favorite Feeling His Indisputable Keeps Life Man Mother]
The Iraqi forces are conducting the Mother of all Retreats. Dick Cheney
[ Conducting Forces Iraqi Mother Retreats]
I would have gone home to my mother, but I'm not that crazy about my mother. Cher
[ Crazy Gone Home Mother Would]
Growing up my mother played Sarah Vaughan and Nat Cole in the house regularly. Aaron Neville
[ Cole Growing House Mother Nat Played Regularly Sarah Up Vaughan]
Everything changes as a mother. Yes, work has changed. The projects that I choose are even more important to me now. The world he's growing up in and the kind of stimulus that is out there; they are so precious and I'd do anything to protect him. Jennifer Connelly
[ Anything Changed Changes Choose Even Everything Growing Him Important Kind More Mother Now Out Precious Projects Protect Stimulus Up Work World Yes]
I would rather be a fairly happy wife and mother. Mary MacLane
[ Fairly Happy Mother Rather Wife Would]
My mother's suicide attempts were a way to release anxiety and get attention. Some of the attempts were drug reactions she didn't even remember later on. Lorna Luft
[ Anxiety Attempts Attention Even Get Later Mother Reactions Release Remember She Some Suicide Way Were]
My mother's been married many, many times and grew up believing in love like that. It's remarkable. Sherilyn Fenn
[ Been Believing Grew Love Many Married Mother Remarkable Times Up]
When you're interviewing someone, even your mother - you have to sort of deal with you have to get some objective space from yourself and the person but you also have to find what's the best way to get the information from that person. James McBride
[ Also Best Deal Even Find Get Information Interviewing Mother Objective Person Some Someone Sort Space Way Your Yourself]
It's better to be black than gay because when you're black you don't have to tell your mother. Charles Pierce
[ Because Better Black Gay Mother Tell Than Your]
My mother was right: When you've got nothing left, all you can do is get into silk underwear and start reading Proust. Jane Birkin
[ Get Got Into Left Mother Nothing Proust Reading Right Silk Start Underwear]
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. Penelope Keith
[ Advance Always Careful Chocolates Had Make Middle Mother Paper Performance Rustle Sure Were]
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. Teri Garr
[ 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]
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. Jung Chang
[ Abroad Anyone Atmosphere Environment Heart Her Mother Need Open Prompt Relaxed Right She Something Sympathetic Their Them Towards Trip Understanding Very]
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. Erma Bombeck
[ After Because Bed Blanket Children Crooked Died Ever Known Mothers Remake Sick Sleeping Spread Their Unmade Wrinkle]
I made it to protect the motherland. Mikhail Kalashnikov
[ Made Motherland Protect]
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. Robert Jenkins
[ Airplane Another Clear Coming Conscience Daughters Got Indonesia Intentions Japan Military Mother Myself Put Reason Simple Their Thing Turn Would]
I knew that my niece was working nearby with some bank, so my wife rang up the mother and the mother called back to say that shes just called up to say she was alright. Lee Kuan Yew
[ Alright Back Bank Called Just Knew Mother Nearby Niece Rang Say She Some Up Wife Working]
Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father. Gloria Steinem Parenting
[ American Children Father Little Most Mother Much Suffer Too]
My identity is linked to my grandmother, who's pure Filipino, as pure as you can probably get. And that shaped my imagination. So that's how I identify. Jessica Hagedorn
[ Filipino Get Grandmother How Identify Identity Imagination Linked Probably Pure Shaped]
My father was an immigrant from Russia and my mother was first generation. Arthur Rock
[ Father First Generation Immigrant Mother Russia]
I was an only child, and Mother was always right with me all my life. I used to get very angry at her when I was growing up-it's a natural thing. Elvis Presley
[ Always Angry Child Get Growing Her Life Mother Natural Only Right Thing Used Very]
Our father died when we were very young, so our mother raised six kids. We saw the world filtered through her eyes, being a minority woman raising six kids. Gilbert Hernandez
[ Being Died Eyes Father Filtered Her Kids Minority Mother Our Raised Raising Saw Six Through Very Were Woman World Young]
A day is sometimes our mother, sometimes our stepmother. Hesiod
[ Day Mother Our Sometimes Stepmother]
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own. Aristotle
[ Birth Certain Children Devoted Fathers Giving More Mothers Own Reason Suffer Than Their Them Why]
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. Lorraine Bracco
[ Beautifully Because Been Being Film Forgiving Freaked Going Good Less Lit Look Lot Make More Mother Naked Onstage Out Think Thought Would]
My father's father came from Russia; my mother came from Romania. Herbie Mann
[ Came Father Mother Romania Russia]
My mother loved the Bible. Goldie Hawn
[ Bible Loved Mother]
It's really sort of morbid, but she said her mother wanted to see me all her life. And when she died, she made just one request: that a picture of me be put into her casket. So somewhere in England, I'm in a casket. Hank Snow
[ Casket Died England Her Into Just Life Made Morbid Mother Picture Put Really Request Said See She Somewhere Sort Wanted]
There shall be no slave in your home, male or female: Least of all the mother of your son. Franz Grillparzer
[ Female Home Least Male Mother Shall Slave Son Your]
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? Max Muller
[ 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]
My grandmother made her home at Fox How under the shelter of the fells, with her four daughters, the youngest of whom was only eight when their father died. Mary A. Ward
[ Daughters Died Eight Father Fells Four Fox Grandmother Her Home How Made Only Shelter Their Under Whom Youngest]
Woman must have her freedom, the fundamental freedom of choosing whether or not she will be a mother and how many children she will have. Regardless of what man's attitude may be, that problem is hers - and before it can be his, it is hers alone. Margaret Sanger
[ Alone Attitude Before Children Choosing Freedom Fundamental Her Hers His How Man Many May Mother Must Problem Regardless She Whether Will Woman]
Blaming mother is just a negative way of clinging to her still. Nancy Friday
[ Blaming Clinging Her Just Mother Negative Still Way]
I sit there pouring out my woes year after year, coming up with one enormity after another about my mother and the way she let me down; but it doesn't make me any the less fearful. Lars von Trier
[ After Another Any Coming Down Enormity Fearful Less Make Mother Out Pouring She Sit Up Way Woes Year]
A free race cannot be born of slave mothers. Margaret Sanger
[ Born Cannot Free Mothers Race Slave]
I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her. Ellen DeGeneres Mom
[ Always Animal Ask Attractive Beautiful Because Deer Go Heads Her Mother Photographs Say Such Their Think Walls Why]
I think it's a mother's dream come true to see it work out that way. Not just the mother, but certainly parents, to know that their children have a very solid moral foundation and religious foundation. Erika Slezak
[ Certainly Children Come Dream Foundation Just Know Moral Mother Out Parents Religious See Solid Their Think True Very Way Work]
What I do say is, yes, children may be resilient and they have been able to deal with all sorts of difficulties they have faced, but the bottom line is this: I believe very strongly children need a mother and a father in the home. Timothy Murphy
[ Able Been Believe Bottom Children Deal Difficulties Faced Father Home Line May Mother Need Resilient Say Sorts Strongly Very Yes]
A mother who is really a mother is never free. Honore de Balzac Parenting
[ Free Mother Never Really]
But in my own particular case, there was something that happened when I became a mother. Whenever in the news I saw an example of a child being abused or mistreated, my response went from being appalled to being physically revolted. Mercedes Ruehl
[ Abused Appalled Became Being Case Child Example Happened Mistreated Mother News Own Particular Physically Response Revolted Saw Something Went Whenever]
Certainty is the mother of quiet and repose, and uncertainty the cause of variance and contentions. Edward Coke
[ Cause Certainty Contentions Mother Quiet Repose Uncertainty Variance]
I was literally the black sheep of the family, and there were definitely moments of discomfort while my grandmother was working through her racism. Lisa Bonet
[ Black Definitely Discomfort Family Grandmother Her Literally Moments Racism Sheep Through Were While Working]
My mother had a beautiful, soothing voice that made me melt. Gloria Estefan
[ Beautiful Had Made Melt Mother Soothing Voice]
You know, that's the only good thing about divorce; you get to sleep with your mother. Clare Boothe Luce
[ Divorce Get Good Know Mother Only Sleep Thing Your]
We felt often that we were perceived as mothers trying to be lawyers, while a male colleague of ours who had a young child was perceived as a lawyer who also happened to be a father. Anne C. Weisberg
[ Also Child Colleague Father Felt Had Happened Lawyer Lawyers Male Mothers Often Ours Perceived Trying Were While Young]
My mother played piano so we always had music around the house. Johnny Winter
[ Always Around Had House Mother Music Piano Played]
Among the best traitors Ireland has ever had, Mother Church ranks at the very top, a massive obstacle in the path to equality and freedom. She has been a force for conservatism... to ward off threats to her own security and influence. Bernadette Devlin
[ Among Been Best Church Conservatism Equality Ever Force Freedom Had Her Influence Ireland Massive Mother Obstacle Off Own Path Ranks Security She Threats Top Traitors Very Ward]
I don't mind being a grandfather; I've been a mother for so many years. You just can't believe what it's like being a father. Especially when you come out of the chaos of the road to getting married and having children. Steven Tyler
[ Been Being Believe Chaos Children Come Especially Father Getting Grandfather Having Just Many Married Mind Mother Out Road Years]
None of my own experiences ever finds its way into my work. However, the stages of my life - motherhood, middle age, etc. - often influence my subject matter. Anne Tyler
[ Age Etc Ever Experiences Finds However Influence Into Life Matter Middle Motherhood None Often Own Stages Subject Way Work]
My mother did literally hitchhike barefoot to the country store. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Barefoot Country Did Literally Mother Store]
When motherhood becomes the fruit of a deep yearning, not the result of ignorance or accident, its children will become the foundation of a new race. Margaret Sanger Mom
[ Accident Become Becomes Children Deep Foundation Fruit Ignorance Motherhood New Race Result Will Yearning]
My mother did all she could to control me, but at age 14 she sent me to a military school. Sam Donaldson
[ Age Control Could Did Military Mother School Sent She]
My mother's wonderful. To me she's perfection. Michael Jackson
[ Mother Perfection She Wonderful]
Never does one feel oneself so utterly helpless as in trying to speak comfort for great bereavement. I will not try it. Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother. Jules Renard
[ Bereavement Comfort Comforter Does Feel Great Helpless Loss Mother Never Oneself Only Speak Time Try Trying Utterly Will]
David Stern should get with the mothers of the NBA and let the moms decide what the dress code should be. I asked my mother if I could wear a chain, and she told me yeah. So I do stuff that my parents allow me to do. Shaquille O'Neal
[ Allow Asked Chain Code Could David Decide Dress Get Moms Mother Mothers Nba Parents She Should Stern Stuff Told Wear Yeah]
My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic, worked in a restaurant, always had a second job. Ed Bradley Mom
[ Always Domestic Factories Had Job Mother Restaurant Second Worked]
Mother beat the hell out of us. She'd have wild outbursts. Burt Lancaster
[ Beat Hell Mother Out Outbursts She Us Wild]
My mother wasn't rational those last years; if she had been, she would have been horrified by her own behavior. Lorna Luft
[ Been Behavior Had Her Horrified Last Mother Own Rational She Those Would Years]
A man never sees all that his mother has been to him until it's too late to let her know that he sees it. William Dean Howells
[ Been Her Him His Know Late Man Mother Never Sees Too Until]
Mother's interest in contemporary American artists emerged during the 1920s. David Rockefeller
[ American Artists Contemporary During Emerged Interest Mother]
It was pretty awful for us children because we never really knew the local children. Mother was keen for us to learn languages, so our travels took us to France and Italy, as well as the West Country. Mary Wesley
[ Awful Because Children Country France Italy Keen Knew Languages Learn Local Mother Never Our Pretty Really Took Travels Us Well West]
No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed. Harold MacMillan Success
[ Behind Blessed Both Good Him Indeed Man Mother Succeeds Twice Wife Without Woman]
To be sure a stepmother to a girl is a different thing to a second wife to a man! Elizabeth Gaskell
[ Different Girl Man Second Stepmother Sure Thing Wife]
There are only two things a child will share willingly; communicable diseases and its mother's age. Benjamin Spock Mom
[ Age Child Communicable Diseases Mother Only Share Things Two Will Willingly]
Sarah will talk to me about someone and I don't know who she's talking about, but if she talks to my mother, the two of them will know exactly - and across several generations, too. Prince Andrew
[ Across Exactly Generations Know Mother Sarah Several She Someone Talk Talking Talks Them Too Two Will]
I had so many freckles that my mother used to say that they were kisses from the angels. I still have them. Lara Flynn Boyle
[ Angels Had Kisses Many Mother Say Still Them Used Were]
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face. George Eliot Mom
[ Began Face Life Loving Mother Up Waking]
They took my mother's stomach out six months ago. Dave Eggers
[ Ago Months Mother Out Six Stomach Took]
I think that the old Mothers started that trend of rehearsing long hours. We went as long as the later bands did except we didn't get paid for it like they did. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Bands Did Except Get Hours Later Long Mothers Old Paid Rehearsing Started Think Trend Went]
They see me as being this Super Mom on TV who also can more than handle a difficult husband, and they assume I'm going to be just full of wisdom as a mother and wife myself. Patricia Richardson
[ Also Assume Being Difficult Full Going Handle Husband Just Mom More Mother Myself See Super Than Tv Wife Wisdom]
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. Ornette Coleman
[ Asked Box Bring Could Go Got Instrument Made Money Mother Out Said Save She Shine Shining Shoes Started Well Went Whatever Your]
Water is life's matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
[ Life Matrix Matter Medium Mother Water Without]
If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out. George Brett Sports
[ Grandmother Her Kissing Losing Out Sister Teeth Tie Your]
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. George Washington Mom
[ Am Attribute Beautiful Education Ever Her Intellectual Life Moral Most Mother Owe Physical Received Saw Success Woman]
By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacationless class. Anne Morrow Lindbergh
[ Class Great Housewives Large Mothers Off Only Regular Time Workers]
Even as we enumerate their shortcomings, the rigor of raising children ourselves makes clear to us our mothers' incredible strength. We fear both. If they are not strong, who will protect us? If they are not imperfect, how can we equal them? Anna Quindlen
[ Both Children Clear Enumerate Equal Even Fear How Imperfect Incredible Makes Mothers Our Ourselves Protect Raising Rigor Shortcomings Strength Strong Their Them Us Will]
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. James Earl Jones
[ Ability Back Because Being Direction Dramatic Effect Go Grandmother Had Human Life Most Other Sanity Set She Social]
I loved my mother, she's a good girl. Charles Manson
[ Girl Good Loved Mother She]
My mother would take groups of students to different countries and always brought us along, so by the time I was 10, I had been to Russia, China, Nicaragua and several other countries. Eliza Dushku
[ Along Always Been Brought China Countries Different Groups Had Mother Nicaragua Other Russia Several Students Take Time Us Would]
My 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. Julie Walters
[ Behave Child Eccentric Grandmother Lived More Old Short Slightly Tend Time Us Want Way While]
Don't smother each other. No one can grow in the shade. Leo Buscaglia
[ Each Grow Other Shade Smother]
Motherhood has relaxed me in many ways. You learn to deal with crisis. I've become a juggler, I suppose. It's all a big circus, and nobody who knows me believes I can manage, but sometimes I do. Jane Seymour
[ Become Believes Big Circus Crisis Deal Juggler Knows Learn Manage Many Motherhood Nobody Relaxed Sometimes Suppose Ways]
Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood? Emma Goldman Mom
[ Anything Criminal Function Glorified Indeed Morality More Mother Motherhood Our Picture Sacred Terrible Than Victim]
My father was a very unhappy person, very sarcastic, and my mother was very nervous and worried about what people thought. They weren't monsters, but it wasn't a good childhood. Paula Danziger
[ Childhood Father Good Monsters Mother Nervous Person Sarcastic Thought Unhappy Very Weren Worried]
My mother's sympathies were strongly with the Union. She knew that war was bound to come, but so confident was she in the strength of the Federal Government that she devoutly believed that the struggle could not last longer than six months at the utmost. Buffalo Bill
[ Believed Bound Come Confident Could Devoutly Federal Government Knew Last Longer Months Mother She Six Strength Strongly Struggle Sympathies Than Union Utmost War Were]
For mothers who must earn, there is indeed no leisure time problem. The long hours of earning are increased by the hours of domestic labor, until no slightest margin for relaxation or change of thought remains. Katharine Anthony
[ Change Domestic Earn Earning Hours Increased Indeed Labor Leisure Long Margin Mothers Must Problem Relaxation Remains Slightest Thought Time Until]
It also called upon traditional people in the Four Directions to strengthen the healing ceremonies and asked people to heed the warnings of Mother Earth. Dennis Banks
[ Also Asked Called Ceremonies Directions Earth Four Healing Heed Mother Strengthen Traditional Upon Warnings]
I had a really happy childhood - my siblings were great, my mother was very fanciful, and I loved to read. But there was always financial strife. Patti Smith
[ Always Childhood Fanciful Financial Great Had Happy Loved Mother Read Really Siblings Strife Very Were]
Green is my favorite. And it's my favorite because it's the color of my wife's eyes, grass, trees, life, and money, and mother earth! Casper Van Dien
[ Because Color Earth Eyes Favorite Grass Green Life Money Mother Trees Wife]
Do not join encounter groups. If you enjoy being made to feel inadequate, call your mother. Liz Smith
[ Being Call Encounter Enjoy Feel Groups Inadequate Join Made Mother Your]
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. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Adoption Australia Bond Develop Eager Expanding Feeling Felt Grew Land Love Motherland Our Perfect Society South Still Were]
Everybody's looking for the niche to make the difference. Some people think they see the mother lode in the beautiful people, especially the vote of the beautiful women. Suzanne Fields
[ Beautiful Difference Especially Everybody Looking Make Mother Niche See Some Think Vote Women]
Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels. Francisco de Goya
[ Abandoned Arts Fantasy Impossible Marvels Monsters Mother Origin Produces Reason She United]
I want to thank my mother and my father for teaching me to have a dream. You are seeing my dream come true. Louise Fletcher
[ Come Dream Father Mother Seeing Teaching Thank True Want]
If you asked anybody in my family, they would have very stridently proclaimed themselves middle class. My mother and father were separated, so he doesn't count. Dave Van Ronk
[ Anybody Asked Class Count Family Father Middle Mother Proclaimed Separated Themselves Very Were Would]
Women have always been the strong ones of the world. The men are always seeking from women a little pillow to put their heads down on. They are always longing for the mother who held them as infants. Coco Chanel
[ Always Been Down Heads Held Infants Little Longing Men Mother Ones Pillow Put Seeking Strong Their Them Women World]
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. Erma Bombeck
[ Alphabetical Die Ever Got Items Mother Obituaries Only Order Said Straight Terrible Them Thing Wrote]
When I look back at The Judy Garland Show, I have such mixed feelings. It broke my mother's heart when they canceled it. Lorna Luft
[ Back Broke Canceled Feelings Garland Heart Judy Look Mixed Mother Show Such]
I get whatever placidity I have from my father. But my mother taught me how to take it on the chin. Norma Shearer Parenting
[ Chin Father Get How Mother Take Taught Whatever]
My grandmother and I followed my mother here, to a house a block north of Hollywood Boulevard but a million miles away from Hollywood, if you know what I mean. We would hang out behind the ropes and look at the movie stars arriving at the premieres. Carol Burnett
[ Arriving Away Behind Block Boulevard Followed Grandmother Hang Here Hollywood House Know Look Mean Miles Million Mother Movie North Out Premieres Ropes Stars Would]
My father was a soldier and my mother was a great mover. She once counted up how many places she had lived in during the first 25 years of her marriage and it came to 20. Mary Wesley
[ Came Counted During Father First Great Had Her How Lived Many Marriage Mother Once Places She Soldier Up Years]
My mother kept asking me, 'When are you going to do a gospel album?' And I've always wanted to do a gospel album. Everybody was going on about it, so mom started hounding me more. Alan Jackson
[ Album Always Asking Everybody Going Gospel Kept Mom More Mother Started Wanted]
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. Jacques Yves Cousteau
[ Convince Cure Difficult Enemy Environmental Facing Field Formidable Going Guns Hunters Job Leave Mother Nature Our Problems Real Salvage Their Them Understand Very Wall]
There are no adequate substitutes for father, mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, can take the place of the family in the scheme of things. Gerald R. Ford
[ Adequate Bound Children Commitment Family Father Government How Loving Matter Mother Nurture Place Protect Scheme Substitutes Take Things Together Well-Intentioned]
I have good genes. My father is Danish and my mother is Irish and Native American. They both have good skin. Virginia Madsen
[ American Both Danish Father Genes Good Irish Mother Native Skin]
My dad was born in Chicago in 1908... his parents came from Russia. They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little tiny grocery store with eight or nine children - in the backroom all together - and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business. Bob Balaban
[ Born Business Came Chicago Children Dad Eight Go Got Grandmother Grocery His Idea Into Little Lived Movie Nine Parents Russia Settled Store Tiny Together Where]
Never marry a man who hates his mother because he'll end up hating you. Jill Bennett
[ Because End Hates Hating His Man Marry Mother Never Up]
I was brought up in a whorehouse in Peoria. My mother and father lived there and worked there. Richard Pryor
[ Brought Father Lived Mother Up Whorehouse Worked]
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. Eleanor Roosevelt Birthday
[ Ask Birth Child Could Curiosity Endow Fairy Gift Godmother Most Mother Should Think Useful]
The eyebrow pencil and false eyelashes were essential; my mother didn't feel dressed without them. Lorna Luft
[ Dressed Essential Eyebrow Eyelashes False Feel Mother Pencil Them Were Without]
Neurotics build castles in the air, psychotics live in them. My mother cleans them. Rita Rudner
[ Air Build Castles Cleans Live Mother Neurotics Psychotics Them]
My grandfather on my mother's side was a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; my other grandfather was a lawyer, and one time Speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Engineering Grandfather House Institute Lawyer Massachusetts Mechanical Mother Other Professor Representatives Side Speaker Technology Tennessee Time]
Then I became a mother and it just fills every space, that isn't filled with something else important. It's just like this incredible balloon that blows up and fills life up. Thandie Newton
[ Balloon Became Blows Else Every Filled Fills Important Incredible Just Life Mother Something Space Then Up]
When I was four years old, my mother owned some tenements in the Bronx. Cy Coleman
[ Bronx Four Mother Old Owned Some Tenements Years]
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. George III
[ Americans Appear Bringing Colonies Country Due Left Means Measures Mother Once Only Submission Submit Vigorous Will]
But, based on my friendship with Evie as young mothers, I started going on freedom rides in 1966. June Jordan
[ Based Freedom Friendship Going Mothers Rides Started Young]
When my mother died, I had to go on air that night and do jokes. Graham Kennedy
[ Air Died Go Had Jokes Mother Night]
Here is the real domino theory - gay man to gay man, bisexual man to straight woman, addict mother to newborn baby, they all fall down and someday it will come to you. Anna Quindlen
[ Addict Baby Bisexual Come Domino Down Fall Gay Here Man Mother Newborn Real Someday Straight Theory Will Woman]
Craving, not having, is the mother of a reckless giving of oneself. Eric Hoffer
[ Craving Giving Having Mother Oneself Reckless]
Mothers are not supposed to give guidance, right' Sean's doing his own thing. Yoko Ono
[ Doing Give Guidance His Mothers Own Right Sean Supposed Thing]
When I played Leonardo DiCaprio's mother, they liked that Leo had very hooded eyes and a rounded nose with a ball. They said, They look like they could be mother and son. Ellen Barkin
[ Ball Could Eyes Had Leo Leonardo Liked Look Mother Nose Played Rounded Said Son Very]
Her godmother simply touched her with her wand, and, at the same moment, her clothes were turned into cloth of gold and silver, all decked with jewels. Charles Perrault
[ Cloth Clothes Godmother Gold Her Into Jewels Moment Same Silver Simply Touched Turned Wand Were]
My mother killed herself when I was 12. I won't complete that relationship. But I can try to understand her. Jane Fonda
[ Complete Her Herself Killed Mother Relationship Try Understand Won]
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. Erich Fromm
[ Away Become Child Fully Grow Help Independent Intense Love Most Mother Must Paradoxical Relationship Requires Sense Side Tragic Very Yet]
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. Eric Hoffer
[ Child Interesting Man Misery Mother Nobody Old Woman Young]
He came to the States in 1963, I think with a view to making up with my mother, but that didn't work. He came for three weeks, and drank his way all over Brooklyn. And went back... I went to his funeral in Belfast. Frank McCourt
[ Back Belfast Brooklyn Came Drank Funeral His Making Mother Over States Think Three Up View Way Weeks Went Work]
You make sacrifices to become a mother, but you really find yourself and your soul. Mariska Hargitay
[ Become Find Make Mother Really Sacrifices Soul Your Yourself]
What is amazing for a woman of my age is that I change as the world is changing-and changing very, very fast. I don't think my mother had that opportunity to change. Jeanne Moreau
[ Age Amazing Change Changing Fast Had Mother Opportunity Think Very Woman World]
My mother raised me in the church. I was not allowed to stay home on Sunday; there was no option. I sang in the choir all the way up until I went to college. Steve Harvey
[ Allowed Choir Church College Home Mother Option Raised Sang Stay Sunday Until Up Way Went]
Please call your second witness, and then call your mother, she worries. Colin Mochrie
[ Call Mother Please Second She Then Witness Worries Your]
Before she married my father, my mother was a film reviewer for The Akron Beacon Journal - a small newspaper. Jim Jarmusch
[ Beacon Before Father Film Journal Married Mother Newspaper Reviewer She Small]
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness - to save oneself trouble. Agatha Christie
[ Also Arises Directly Idleness Invention Laziness Mother Necessity Oneself Opinion Possibly Save Think Trouble]
My mother was kept very busy with her sewing; sometimes she would have another woman helping her. James Weldon Johnson
[ Another Busy Helping Her Kept Mother Sewing She Sometimes Very Woman Would]
Until 1943 I received no stipend. I was able to support myself as my mother was the daughter of a relatively wealthy cotton manufacturer. Frederick Sanger
[ Able Cotton Daughter Manufacturer Mother Myself Received Relatively Stipend Support Until Wealthy]
If Romeo and Juliet make a tragedy of it nowadays, they have only to blame their own mismanagement, for the world is with them as it has never been before, and all sensible fathers and mothers know it. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Been Before Blame Fathers Juliet Know Make Mismanagement Mothers Never Nowadays Only Own Romeo Sensible Their Them Tragedy World]
A man is free to go up as high as he can reach up to; but I, with all my style and pep, can't get a man my equal because a girl is always judged by her mother. Anzia Yezierska
[ Always Because Equal Free Get Girl Go Her High Judged Man Mother Pep Reach Style Up]
I think English is a fantastic, rich and musical language, but of course your mother tongue is the most important for an actor. Max von Sydow
[ Actor Course English Fantastic Important Language Most Mother Musical Rich Think Tongue Your]
Always a godmother, never a mother. That sucks. I've got to get me one of those little accessories. Courteney Cox
[ Accessories Always Get Godmother Got Little Mother Never Sucks Those]
Being a housewife and a mother is the biggest job in the world, but if it doesn't interest you, don't do it - I would have made a terrible mother. Katharine Hepburn
[ Being Biggest Housewife Interest Job Made Mother Terrible World Would]
You fall out of your mother's womb, you crawl across open country under fire, and drop into your grave. Quentin Crisp
[ Across Country Crawl Drop Fall Fire Grave Into Mother Open Out Under Womb Your]
Technology is a gift of God. After the gift of life it is perhaps the greatest of God's gifts. It is the mother of civilizations, of arts and of sciences. Freeman Dyson Technology
[ After Arts Civilizations Gift Gifts God Greatest Life Mother Perhaps Sciences Technology]
Like all my family and class, I considered it a sign of weakness to show affection; to have been caught kissing my mother would have been a disgrace, and to have shown affection for my father would have been a disaster. Agnes Smedley Family
[ Affection Been Caught Class Considered Disaster Disgrace Family Father Kissing Mother Show Shown Sign Weakness Would]
Until women learn to want economic independence, and until they work out a way to get this independence without denying themselves the joys of love and motherhood, it seems to me feminism has no roots. Crystal Eastman Equality
[ Denying Economic Feminism Get Independence Joys Learn Love Motherhood Out Roots Seems Themselves Until Want Way Without Women Work]
As a mother, you feel much more vulnerable. And when you're vulnerable, you're a much better actress. Kate Beckinsale
[ Actress Better Feel More Mother Much Vulnerable]
A mother-in-law is better than a single and childless political persona, though. Vladimir Zhirinovsky
[ Better Childless Mother-In-Law Persona Political Single Than Though]
I do not believe in God because I do not believe in Mother Goose. Clarence Darrow
[ Because Believe God Goose Mother]
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. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Attack Cliff Fallen Good His Man Mother Over Patriot Saying Says She Should Son Until War Warn]
First of all, returning from motherhood, I was looking for something lighter, and I wasn't as much attracted to Kate as I was to the relationship between the two people. Tea Leoni
[ Attracted Between First Kate Lighter Looking Motherhood Much Relationship Returning Something Two]
The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless is mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection. Arianna Huffington Mom
[ Become Break Cycle Doing Embrace Fastest Fearless Give Idea Imperfection Indeed Mother Perfectionism Perfectly Uncertainty Up Way]
The ideal mother, like the ideal marriage, is a fiction. Milton R. Sapirstein
[ Fiction Ideal Marriage Mother]
I sincerely believe that if Bush and Cheney recognized the full humanity of other people's mothers around the world, they wouldn't commit the crimes they commit. Wallace Shawn
[ Around Believe Bush Cheney Commit Crimes Full Humanity Mothers Other Recognized Sincerely World]
My mother raised three children on her own and my dad was a doctor working 16 hours a day. Christopher Meloni
[ Children Dad Day Doctor Her Hours Mother Own Raised Three Working]
You know, it comes from my mother's side of the family. She had seven sisters and one brother, and all of them could play instruments. I suppose I picked it up from that. Mel Tillis
[ Brother Comes Could Family Had Instruments Know Mother Picked Play Seven She Side Sisters Suppose Them Up]
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. Robert Casey
[ Abortion Am American Approach Child Commands Commitment Compassionate Contrast Convinced Democratic Hope Mainstream Mother Offers Position Presents Real Republican Sharp Strong Support Which]
The English was really my mother, it was never me. Being the daughter of my father, I always felt very French. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Always Being Daughter English Father Felt French Mother Never Really Very]
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his. Oscar Wilde
[ Become Does His Man Mothers Their Tragedy Women]
Poetry is the mother-tongue of the human race. Johann G. Hamann
[ Human Poetry Race]
Behind every successful man is a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law. Hubert H. Humphrey
[ Behind Every Man Mother-In-Law Proud Successful Surprised Wife]
A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do. Lois Wyse
[ Because Becomes Children Day Enchanted Grandchildren Grandmother Her Mother Noticing She Stops Terrible Things True Wonderful]
I love acting. But I love being a mother. To be a full mother and a full person, you have to do what you love, and that's acting. But I like the best of both worlds. Tracey Gold
[ Acting Being Best Both Full Love Mother Person Worlds]
I was dictating to my mother when I was 5. Judith Rossner
[ Dictating Mother]
Art is the child of Nature; yes, her darling child, in whom we trace the features of the mother's face, her aspect and her attitude. Beck
[ Art Aspect Attitude Child Darling Face Features Her Mother Nature Trace Whom Yes]
My father had not even completed high school when he started as an office boy working for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, and I am not sure that my mother completed high school. Douglass North
[ Am Boy Company Completed Even Father Had High Insurance Life Metropolitan Mother Office School Started Sure Working]
My father was also a principal of a school and mother was a curriculum advisor. Both were educators. Edwin Moses
[ Advisor Also Both Curriculum Educators Father Mother Principal School Were]
For years, my master had done his utmost to pollute my mind with foul images, and to destroy the pure principles inculcated by my grandmother, and the good mistress of my childhood. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Childhood Destroy Done Foul Good Grandmother Had His Images Inculcated Master Mind Mistress Principles Pure Utmost Years]
As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. Coincidentally, so did my brother. My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket, so to speak: she gave me a younger brother named Russell, who taught me what was meant by "survival of the fittest." Bill Cosby
[ Basket Brother Child Did Discovered Eggs Examining Fittest Gave Her Meant Mother Named Out Past Put Russell She Speak Started Survival Taught Younger]
My mother thought Hollywood was a den of iniquity, and people came to terrible bad ends there. Kitty Carlisle
[ Bad Came Den Ends Hollywood Iniquity Mother Terrible Thought]
We know how powerful our mother was when we were little, but is our wife that powerful to us now? Must we relive our great deed of escape from Mama with every other woman in our life? Frank Pittman
[ Deed Escape Every Great How Know Life Little Mama Mother Must Now Other Our Powerful Relive Us Were Wife Woman]
I told my mother-in-law that my house was her house, and she said, 'Get the hell off my property.' Joan Rivers
[ Get Hell Her House Mother-In-Law Off Property Said She Told]
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. Lauren Graham
[ Basic Care Child Commercials Idea Ladies Level Look Mean Most Mother Show Take Things Which]
I was labeled a troublemaker, my mom an unfit mother, and I was not welcome anywhere. Ryan White
[ Anywhere Labeled Mom Mother Troublemaker Unfit Welcome]
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. Tanya Tucker
[ Being Better Fortunately Human Living Makes Mother Much Rather Singer Singing Than Would]
I hope the film will help mothers and fathers to be aware that 15 is a very vulnerable age. Ellen Muth
[ Age Aware Fathers Film Help Hope Mothers Very Vulnerable Will]
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. Mary Kay Blakely
[ Any Because Call Child Cocky Driven Gymnasium Had Her Just Knows May Minute Mother Motorcycle Neither Nor Principal Proud Report School She Through]
Simply having children does not make mothers. John A. Shedd
[ Children Does Having Make Mothers Simply]
Motherhood in all its guises and permutations is more art than science. Melinda M. Marshall
[ Art Guises More Motherhood Science Than]
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. Chad Smith
[ 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]
My mother's five-foot-two, and I'll be honest with you - she's the only person I'm scared of. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Honest Mother Only Person Scared She]
My mother was very agnostic. She would never set foot in the synagogue, she couldn't be doing with it. Janet Suzman
[ Agnostic Doing Foot Mother Never Set She Synagogue Very Would]
I am so excited to let fans in on how important my relationship with my family is to me. I hope to motivate mothers and daughters to build lifetimes of memories together and inspire kids around the world to live their dreams. Miley Cyrus
[ Am Around Build Daughters Dreams Excited Family Fans Hope How Important Inspire Kids Lifetimes Live Memories Mothers Motivate Relationship Their Together World]
No country in history ever sent mothers of toddlers off to fight enemy soldiers until the United States did this in the Iraq war. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Country Did Enemy Ever Fight History Iraq Mothers Off Sent Soldiers States United Until War]
My mother and I could always look out the same window without ever seeing the same thing. Gloria Swanson
[ Always Could Ever Look Mother Out Same Seeing Thing Window Without]
What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all. Benjamin Spock Parenting
[ After Babies Best Doing Fathers Feel Good Instinctively Mothers Their Usually]
Mothers don't want to pinch me or put me in their purse. Paul Lynde
[ Mothers Pinch Purse Put Their Want]
My mother was the president of the PTA at every school I attended. Vernon Jordan
[ Attended Every Mother President Pta School]
I've always been so apathetic. I figured, OK, maybe the world is going to fall down around me. Now I want to make a better world... that's motherhood. Cass Elliot
[ Always Apathetic Around Been Better Down Fall Figured Going Make Maybe Motherhood Now Ok Want World]
The only ones who like Milton Berle are his mother - and the public. Walter Winchell
[ Berle His Milton Mother Ones Only Public]
My father was a sea captain, so was his father, and his father before him, and all my uncles. My mother's people all followed the sea. I suppose that if I had been born a few years earlier, I would have had my own ship. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Been Before Born Captain Earlier Father Few Followed Had Him His Mother Own Sea Ship Suppose Uncles Would Years]
I constantly looked for motherly protection. Michael Reagan
[ Constantly Looked Protection]
I like protective men, the type who'll put an arm around me so I can be smothered. Katie Price
[ Arm Around Men Protective Put Type]
If Congress refuse to listen to and grant what women ask, there is but one course left then to pursue. What is there left for women to do but to become the mothers of the future government? Victoria Woodhull
[ Ask Become Congress Course Future Government Grant Left Listen Mothers Pursue Refuse Then Women]
Apparently I'm the most naked that anyone's been on TNT. My poor mother. I'm ready to run away. Sheryl Lee
[ Anyone Apparently Away Been Most Mother Naked Poor Ready Run]
In my fantasies, I always wanted to play the ingenue, but in reality, in my bones, I am so used to playing the grandmother that I don't feel safe or even sure that I can do it. Camryn Manheim
[ Always Am Bones Even Fantasies Feel Grandmother Ingenue Play Playing Reality Safe Sure Used Wanted]
I don't think children's inner feelings have changed. They still want a mother and father in the very same house; they want places to play. Beverly Cleary Parenting
[ Changed Children Father Feelings House Inner Mother Places Play Same Still Think Very Want]
My mother was really into big band. It was played in the house all the time. Suzy Bogguss
[ Band Big House Into Mother Played Really Time]
Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together. Pearl S. Buck
[ Just Kiss Kissing Love Most Mothers Same Scold Some Together]
I'm a grandmother with dogs and nice friends here in the Rocky mountains. Ever see the movie A River Runs Through It? That's where I live. It's beautiful, no two ways about it. Margot Kidder
[ Beautiful Dogs Ever Friends Grandmother Here Live Mountains Movie Nice River Rocky Runs See Through Two Ways Where]
A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Alive Holiest Mother Still Thing]
A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Accepts Angel Assures Babe Before Born Envy First Lights Love Lover Might Mother Smile Smiles Two Uttered Woman Words]
It's the sense of what family is at the dinner table. It was the joy of knowing mother was in the kitchen making our favorite dish. I wish more people would do this and recall the joy of life. Paul Prudhomme
[ Dinner Dish Family Favorite Joy Kitchen Knowing Life Making More Mother Our Recall Sense Table Wish Would]
My father and mother were second cousins, though they did not meet till shortly before their marriage. Patrick White
[ Before Cousins Did Father Marriage Meet Mother Second Shortly Their Though Till Were]
A long time ago, when all the grandfathers and grandmothers of today were little boys and little girls or very small babies, or perhaps not even born, Pa and Ma and Mary and Laura and Baby Carrie left their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Ago Babies Baby Big Born Boys Carrie Even Girls Grandfathers Grandmothers House Laura Left Little Long Ma Mary Pa Perhaps Small Their Time Today Very Were Wisconsin Woods]
Surely, if Mother Nature had been consulted, she would never have consented to building a city in New Orleans. Mortimer Zuckerman
[ Been Building City Consented Consulted Had Mother Nature Never New Orleans She Surely Would]
There's no doubt that becoming a mother was the greatest thing I'll ever do. Kim Basinger
[ Becoming Doubt Ever Greatest Mother Thing]
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters after her image, but far more beautiful and prosperous. Jeremy Taylor
[ Action After Beautiful Daughters Far Habits Her Image More Mother Nurse Produce Prosperous Their Then]
Winston Churchill was not entirely British. His mother was American, making Sir Winston part Iroquois Indian. Rachel Blanchard
[ American British Churchill Entirely His Indian Iroquois Making Mother Part Sir Winston]
To me, the black black woman is our essential mother, the blacker she is the more us she is and to see the hatred that is turned on her is enough to make me despair, almost entirely, of our future as a people. Alice Walker
[ Almost Black Despair Enough Entirely Essential Future Hatred Her Make More Mother Our See She Turned Us Woman]
The babe at first feeds upon the mother's bosom, but it is always on her heart. Henry Ward Beecher Mom
[ Always Babe Bosom Feeds First Heart Her Mother Upon]
If you ever become a mother, can I have one of the puppies? Charles Pierce Mom
[ Become Ever Mother Puppies]
I didn't have anything to do with being born to my mother and father. But I had a lot to do with Kristin Shepard's notoriety. I'm proud of the work I did on Dallas. Mary Crosby
[ Anything Being Born Dallas Did Father Had Lot Mother Notoriety Proud Shepard Work]
We have tried you citizens; we are trying you now, and you have a couple of dollars for the sorrowing mothers, brothers and sisters by way of a charity gift. Rose Schneiderman
[ Brothers Charity Citizens Couple Dollars Gift Mothers Now Sisters Tried Trying Way]
I got to grow up with a mother who taught me to believe in me. Antonio Villaraigosa Mom
[ Believe Got Grow Mother Taught Up]
My mother's background was Scottish. She came from an old family, some of whom lived in upper New York State and some of whom had come over from Scotland. Alan Hovhaness
[ Background Came Come Family Had Lived Mother New Old Over Scotland Scottish She Some State Upper Whom York]
My mother came here to New York. She and my grandmother were domestics, cooking, cleaning for other people. David Dinkins
[ Came Cleaning Cooking Grandmother Here Mother New Other She Were York]
I am now at an age when they wanted me to play her mother. Isabella Rossellini
[ Age Am Her Mother Now Play Wanted]
Who I really am is the mother of six kids and Woody's wife. Anne Northup
[ Am Kids Mother Really Six Wife Woody]
The food we ate was Indian, and both my mother and father were very deep into the ancient philosophy of India, so it could well have been an Indian household. Amar Bose
[ Ancient Ate Been Both Could Deep Father Food Household India Indian Into Mother Philosophy Very Well Were]
My mother was a dominant force in my life. She had a very specific idea about education, which was: you should know everything about everything. It was quite simple. There was no exclusivity, and there really was no judgment. Twyla Tharp
[ Dominant Education Everything Exclusivity Force Had Idea Judgment Know Life Mother Quite Really She Should Simple Specific Very Which]
I know I can handle dramatic roles, but I don't think I should have to play a young mother on crack to prove it. Hilary Duff
[ Crack Dramatic Handle Know Mother Play Prove Roles Should Think Young]
My playground was the theatre. I'd sit and watch my mother pretend for a living. As a young girl, that's pretty seductive. Gwyneth Paltrow
[ Girl Living Mother Playground Pretend Pretty Seductive Sit Theatre Watch Young]
I was born in Norway, and when I was little I went to live in Detroit, Michigan. My father was a professor of philosophy at Wayne University, and my mother was also a teacher. Marta Kristen
[ Also Born Detroit Father Little Live Michigan Mother Norway Philosophy Professor Teacher University Wayne Went]
Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise... specialized competence and success are all that they can imagine. Allan Bloom Parenting
[ Aspiration Children Competence Fathers Highest Idea Imagine Lost Might Mothers Specialized Success Their Them Wise]
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. Robert Wyatt
[ Babies Depended Focus Hearing Mother Music Our Piece Probably Something Tend Voice Were]
Fear is the mother of foresight. Thomas Hardy
[ Fear Foresight Mother]
In such misfortunes my Mother was of an heroic spirit, in suffering patiently when there was no remedy, and being industrious where she thought she could help. Margaret Cavendish
[ Being Could Help Heroic Industrious Misfortunes Mother Patiently Remedy She Spirit Such Suffering Thought Where]
What does the truth matter? Haven't we mothers all given our sons a taste for lies, lies which from the cradle upwards lull them, reassure them, send them to sleep: lies as soft and warm as a breast! Georges Bernanos
[ Cradle Does Given Haven Lies Lull Matter Mothers Our Reassure Send Sleep Soft Sons Taste Them Truth Upwards Warm Which]
Our mothers and fathers want change. They worked all of their lives, but today live in destitution. Viktor Yushchenko
[ Change Fathers Live Lives Mothers Our Their Today Want Worked]
But my mother loved The Elephant Man, and my father gave David Lynch a scholarship to study in Rome. Isabella Rossellini
[ David Elephant Father Gave Loved Lynch Man Mother Rome Scholarship Study]
Mothers and daughters can stay very connected during teenage years. In the middle of your life, you can become very alone. Even though you're connected deeply to other family members, lovers, husbands, friends. Holly Hunter
[ Alone Become Connected Daughters Deeply During Even Family Friends Husbands Life Lovers Members Middle Mothers Other Stay Teenage Though Very Years Your]
The most surprising thing for my mother and father was when I was actually earning more money than them by the time I was about 18. They thought I was going to be the ne'er do well, who they'd have to keep worrying about. Diane Cilento
[ Actually Earning Er Father Going Keep Money More Most Mother Surprising Than Them Thing Thought Time Well Worrying]
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love. Stevie Wonder
[ Compassion Fearlessness Flower Greatest Love Mama Mother Sweet Teacher Then]
Even if society dictates that men and women should behave in certain ways, it is fathers and mothers who teach those ways to children not just in the words they say, but in the lives they lead. Augustus Y. Napier
[ Behave Certain Children Dictates Even Fathers Just Lead Lives Men Mothers Say Should Society Teach Those Ways Women Words]
Yes, Mother. I can see you are flawed. You have not hidden it. That is your greatest gift to me. Alice Walker Mom
[ Flawed Gift Greatest Hidden Mother See Yes Your]
With whom do you argue? With a woman, of course. Not with a friend, because he accepted all your defects the moment he found you. Besides, woman is mother-have we forgotten? Marcello Mastroianni
[ Accepted Argue Because Besides Course Defects Forgotten Found Friend Moment Whom Woman Your]
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. Amy Tan
[ Age Almost Also Day Eight Every Fought Four Kid Mother Remember Said She Until]
Ignorance is the mother of all evils. Francois Rabelais
[ Evils Ignorance Mother]
My parents were both from extremely different backgrounds. My father's Italian, my mother was of Swedish descent. They're both first-generation Americans. Susan Lucci
[ Americans Backgrounds Both Descent Different Extremely Father Italian Mother Parents Swedish Were]
Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature. Harold Coffin Age
[ Age Awkward Catching Father Middle Mother Nature Period Starts Time Up]
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. Erma Bombeck
[ Advice Answer Anyway Asks Formality Get Going Matter Mere Mother Piece Want Yes Your]
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. John Lasseter
[ 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]
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. Oprah Winfrey
[ Better Deserves Everybody Friend Had Know Mother Never Person She Sister Want Would]
Here we are to remember that in consequence of our opinion that labor is the Father and active principle of wealth, as lands are the Mother, that the state by killing, mutilating, or imprisoning their members do withal punish themselves. William Petty
[ Active Consequence Father Here Killing Labor Lands Members Mother Opinion Our Principle Punish Remember State Their Themselves Wealth Withal]
My 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. Elizabeth Taylor
[ After Born Days Did Eight Engagement Eyes First Hooked Mother Open Ring Saw Says Thing]
A father may turn his back on his child, brothers and sisters may become inveterate enemies, husbands may desert their wives, wives their husbands. But a mother's love endures through all. Washington Irving
[ Back Become Brothers Child Desert Endures Enemies Father His Husbands Inveterate Love May Mother Sisters Their Through Turn Wives]
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. Helen Hunt Jackson
[ 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 never turned down a mother role. Dorothy Malone
[ Down Mother Never Role Turned]
I started in London, as a kid. My mother knew I had sort of an inbred talent. She was an actress, so I inherited it from her. But I think I got a lot of it from my grandfather, who was a great politician. Angela Lansbury
[ Actress Got Grandfather Great Had Her Inherited Kid Knew London Lot Mother Politician She Sort Started Talent Think]
There's huge, massive mother ships going up to the Yukon. They've been filmed and are on video. Dan Aykroyd
[ Been Filmed Going Huge Massive Mother Ships Up Video]
They say geniuses mostly have great mothers. They mostly have sad fates. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Fates Geniuses Great Mostly Mothers Sad Say]
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. Kate D. Wiggins
[ Aunts Beautiful Brothers Come Cousins Dozens Hundreds Life Most Mother Only Other Plenty Rainbows Roses Sisters Stars Sunsets Things Threes Whole 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. Morgan Brittany
[ Actually Been Born Classes Could Country Dance Difficult Found Get Had Hollywood Into Mother Moved Out Put She Singer Singing Soon Very Walk Western Work]
A spirit is, like, your mother, my dad, who've made it. They can come around, but they come around in a loving way because they've already made it to God. Most people make it. Sylvia Browne
[ Already Around Because Come Dad God Loving Made Make Most Mother Spirit Way Your]
And some of what we're doing in Government even now, some of the welfare reform programs that are helping lone mothers come into work are based on things that were very new under the Labour Government in the eighties. Patricia Hewitt
[ Based Come Doing Eighties Even Government Helping Into Labour Lone Mothers New Now Programs Reform Some Things Under Very Welfare Were Work]
I would write plays for my grandmother, who was stone deaf, my mother and the dog, that was our audience. Jayne Meadows
[ Audience Deaf Dog Grandmother Mother Our Plays Stone Would Write]
Children are the anchors of a mother's life. Sophocles Mom
[ Anchors Children Life Mother]
Then l learned to play guitar and l started writing songs and my mother formed for me a publishing business, so we started publishing and managing artists. Tommy Rettig
[ Artists Business Formed Guitar Learned Managing Mother Play Publishing Songs Started Then Writing]
I want to be more successful as a mother than I am in show business. Celine Dion
[ Am Business More Mother Show Successful Than Want]
Obedience is the mother of success and is wedded to safety. Aeschylus Success
[ Mother Obedience Safety Success Wedded]
Every mother is like Moses. She does not enter the promised land. She prepares a world she will not see. Pope Paul VI
[ Does Enter Every Land Moses Mother Prepares Promised See She Will World]
My grandmothers are full of memories, smelling of soap and onions and wet clay, with veins rolling roughly over quick hands, they have many clean words to say, my grandmothers were strong. Margaret Walker
[ Clay Clean Full Grandmothers Hands Many Memories Onions Over Quick Rolling Roughly Say Smelling Soap Strong Veins Were Wet Words]
But, as my mother used to tell me, two wrongs don't make a right. But I soon figured out that three left turns do. Jim Hightower
[ Figured Left Make Mother Out Right Soon Tell Three Turns Two Used Wrongs]
My mother and stepfather were married 43 years, so I have watched a long marriage. I feel like I had a very good role model for that. And, you know, it's just a number. Jamie Lee Curtis
[ Feel Good Had Just Know Long Marriage Married Model Mother Number Role Stepfather Very Watched Were Years]
I felt that the best I could do for my father, and the best I could do for myself, and my mother and my family was to stay open to the experience, and learn whatever I could at every step of the way as it was going on. Patti Davis
[ Best Could Every Experience Family Father Felt Going Learn Mother Myself Open Stay Step Way Whatever]
My mother thought me being gay was a death sentence. Jai Rodriguez
[ Being Death Gay Mother Sentence Thought]
My mother stopped working when she had my brother. She was a full time mom until I started getting heavily into ice skating lessons, and it got to the point where they really needed my mom to earn an income. Dorothy Hamill
[ Brother Earn Full Getting Got Had Heavily Ice Income Into Lessons Mom Mother Needed Point Really She Skating Started Stopped Time Until Where Working]
No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly. Miguel de Cervantes Parenting
[ Children Fathers Mothers Own Their Think Ugly]
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. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Believe Drawn Experience Many Maxims Mother Proverb Sciences Sentences True Universal]
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. Lalu Prasad Yadav
[ Always Buffalo Catch Everything Handle Horns Including Lesson Life Mother Railways Tail Told Used]
My father was frightened of his mother; I was frightened of my father, and I am damned well going to see to it that my children are frightened of me. King George V
[ Am Children Damned Father Frightened Going His Mother See Well]
And I have to tell you as a grandmother, I worry about the fact that my grandchildren are going to be paying for all the spending, including military spending, that has gone on and the tax cuts that have come through. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Come Cuts Fact Going Gone Grandchildren Grandmother Including Military Paying Spending Tax Tell Through Worry]
Happy the boy whose mother is tired of talking nonsense to him before he is old enough to know the sense of it. Augustus Hare
[ Before Boy Enough Happy Him Know Mother Nonsense Old Sense Talking Tired Whose]
My mother taught me to read. Fiona Shaw
[ Mother Read Taught]
Every one of us is, even from his mother's womb, a master craftsman of idols. John Calvin
[ Craftsman Even Every His Idols Master Mother Us Womb]
As the mother teaches her children how to express themselves in their language, so one Gypsy musician teaches the other. They have never shown any need for notation. Franz Liszt
[ Any Children Express Gypsy Her How Language Mother Musician Need Never Notation Other Shown Teaches Their Themselves]
I was encouraged by my mother and, to a lesser extent, by my father. Carlisle Floyd
[ Encouraged Extent Father Lesser Mother]
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. Dana Delany
[ Better Could Get Into Just Know More Mother Television Their Three-Dimensional Three-Dimensional Wife Women]
Being a publicist is like management in a lot of ways - you're their friend, you're their mother, you're their confidante. Debi Mazar
[ Being Friend Lot Management Mother Publicist Their Ways]
When I was growing up, my mother would take me to plays and museums, and we'd talk about life. Those times helped shape who I became. Jill Scott
[ Became Growing Helped Life Mother Museums Plays Shape Take Talk Those Times Up Would]
God has given you your country as cradle, and humanity as mother; you cannot rightly love your brethren of the cradle if you love not the common mother. Giuseppe Mazzini
[ Brethren Cannot Common Country Cradle Given God Humanity Love Mother Rightly Your]
Born Berlin 1931, Germany, father a British diplomat, mother an American artist. Educated at various schools all over the world. 1958 Settled down to live in London. 1966 Became interested in photography through photographing my young children. No formal training. Fay Godwin
[ American Artist Became Berlin Born British Children Diplomat Down Educated Father Formal Germany Interested Live London Mother Over Photographing Photography Schools Settled Through Training Various World Young]
My mother used to wheel me about the campus when we lived in that neighborhood and, as she recounted years later, she would tell me that I would go to McGill. Rudolph A. Marcus
[ Campus Go Later Lived Mcgill Mother Neighborhood Recounted She Tell Used Wheel Would Years]
When I was 4 my mother got divorced and we were very close to each other. I always wanted to be with her. She took me everywhere. When she went for dinner with friends or when they had meetings at the tennis club, I was always there. Martina Hingis
[ Always Close Club Dinner Divorced Each Everywhere Friends Got Had Her Meetings Mother Other She Tennis Took Very Wanted Went Were]
My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage. Clay Aiken Mom
[ Achieve Courage Dreams Lacked Mother Our Power Taught]
My parents were born in Norfolk and spent their early years working in the big houses of that rural English county, my mother as a cook and my father as a handyman and chauffeur. Paul Nurse
[ Big Born Cook County Early English Father Houses Mother Norfolk Parents Rural Spent Their Were Working Years]
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. Patricia Heaton
[ Clean Ever Good Grocery Had House Laundry Mother Perfectly Playing Remember She Shopping]
When you're a woman in your 40s, it's not the best time to do films, because there really aren't that many roles. Then you reach 50 and there are more roles again. Mother parts. Shirley Knight
[ Again Because Best Films Many More Mother Parts Reach Really Roles Then Time Woman Your]
If a politician murders his mother, the first response of the press or of his opponents will likely be not that it was a terrible thing to do, but rather that in a statement made six years before he had gone on record as being opposed to matricide. Meg Greenfield Politics
[ Before Being First Gone Had His Likely Made Mother Murders Opponents Opposed Politician Press Rather Record Response Six Statement Terrible Thing Will Years]
Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards. Robert Orben Society
[ Cards Credit Father Honored Life Lot Major Mother Rather Simpler Than]
Even the people who come our way look upon us in amazement, that we run only for the healing of Mother Earth. Dennis Banks
[ Amazement Come Earth Even Healing Look Mother Only Our Run Upon Us Way]
My father used to sing to me in my mother's womb. I think I can name about any tune in two beats. Yancy Butler Music
[ Any Beats Father Mother Name Sing Think Tune Two Used Womb]
The grandmother, the mother, the worker, the student, the intellectual, the professional, the unemployed, everybody identified with the songs because they were descriptions of life in the city. Ruben Blades
[ Because City Descriptions Everybody Grandmother Identified Intellectual Life Mother Professional Songs Student Unemployed Were Worker]
It's hard and sometimes it's scary. It still amazes my mother. I went home for Christmas one year and there were fans all over the front lawn, hoping to see me. Luke Perry
[ Amazes Christmas Fans Front Hard Home Hoping Lawn Mother Over Scary See Sometimes Still Went Were Year]
When the mother of the race is free, we shall have a better world, by the easy right of birth and by the calm, slow, friendly forces of evolution. Charlotte Perkins Gilman
[ Better Birth Calm Easy Evolution Forces Free Friendly Mother Race Right Shall Slow World]
The most consistent gift and burden of motherhood is advice. Susan Chira
[ Advice Burden Consistent Gift Most Motherhood]
In the seventeenth year of my age my mother died. William Lilly
[ Age Died Mother Seventeenth Year]
I mean, if somebody said to me, junior year of college, you can go anywhere, your old man's paying for it, I'd have been gone in a flash. But I had to work. Every summer my mother would say, 'Get that job and hold on to it until August 30.' Chris Matthews
[ Anywhere August Been College Every Flash Get Go Gone Had Hold Job Junior Man Mean Mother Old Paying Said Say Somebody Summer Until Work Would Year Your]
I'm a mother, I'm a journalist, I'm an American; I'm all of those things, and it really complicates your job when you have all these things come into play. Paula Zahn
[ American Come Complicates Into Job Journalist Mother Play Really These Things Those Your]
My grandmother always told me you must keep to your old roads and stick to your original friends and just go through smooth, be careful and stay positive. Wayne Wonder
[ Always Careful Friends Go Grandmother Just Keep Must Old Original Positive Roads Smooth Stay Stick Through Told Your]
I had to get in touch with the source, I had to go back into my abandonment issues with my mother, I had to go into issues with my father I hadn't even looked at before. Kenny Loggins
[ Abandonment Back Before Even Father Get Go Had Hadn Into Issues Looked Mother Source Touch]
Thomas was my true name but everyone knew me as Mick, except my mother, who knew me as definitely Michael. Thomas Keneally
[ Definitely Everyone Except Knew Michael Mick Mother Name Thomas True]
My brother arrived some months after my father left. Um, and he ah, was thus eight years younger than me and it was um, you know, it was such a time that my mother probably had people wondering was it his. Thomas Keneally
[ After Ah Arrived Brother Eight Father Had His Know Left Months Mother Probably Some Such Than Thus Time Um Wondering Years Younger]
My mother didn't try to stab my father until I was six, but she must have shown signs of oddness before that. Alan Alda
[ Before Father Mother Must She Shown Signs Six Stab Try Until]
I was going to shave it. It went in two parts. I got a bob first but it kept falling all over my face. Then it was off, short. The main reason it was long was because my mother cut it short when I was little and I was trying to make up for that. Cathy Freeman
[ Because Bob Cut Face Falling First Going Got Kept Little Long Main Make Mother Off Over Parts Reason Shave Short Then Trying Two Up Went]
Hence the spiritual weariness of the conscientious mother - you're always finding out just one more vital tidbit. Sonia Taitz
[ Always Conscientious Finding Hence Just More Mother Out Spiritual Vital Weariness]
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse. Rebecca West Mom
[ Being Horse Motherhood Own Strangest Thing]
Hope... is the companion of power, and the mother of success; for who so hopes has within him the gift of miracles. Samuel Smiles
[ Companion Gift Him Hope Hopes Miracles Mother Power Success Within]
The third lesson and tip actually comes from two of my favorite political philosophers: Mao Tse-tung and Mother Theresa - not often coupled with each other, but the two people I turn to most to basically deliver a simple point which is 'you're going to make choices; you're going to challenge; you're going to say why not; you're going to figure out how to do things that have never been done before. Anita Dunn
[ Actually Basically Been Before Challenge Choices Comes Coupled Deliver Done Each Favorite Figure Going How Lesson Make Mao Most Mother Never Often Other Out Philosophers Point Political Say Simple Theresa Things Third Tip ]
My mother and father, Joe and Theresa Montana brought me along and taught me to never quit, and to strive to be the best. Joe Montana
[ Along Best Brought Father Joe Montana Mother Never Quit Strive Taught Theresa]
Beware of monotony; it's the mother of all the deadly sins. Edith Wharton
[ Beware Deadly Monotony Mother Sins]
My mother always used to say, 'There is no path to peace. Peace is the path.' Donald Freed
[ Always Mother Path Peace Say Used]
I think it's time to do clean-up for a generation. I believe this is one of the movies that hits home for all colors and all races. Everybody I talk to, black or white, suburban, rich or poor, can relate to rejection, can relate to not having a father or a mother. Derek Luke
[ Believe Black Colors Everybody Father Generation Having Hits Home Mother Movies Poor Races Rejection Relate Rich Suburban Talk Think Time White]
My mother answers all my fan mail. Patti Smith
[ Answers Fan Mail Mother]
I don't know how Frank presented the old Mothers, since I never read the book. There might be some opinions on what he said, but I - or anyone else - could not make any corrections to anything Frank did. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Any Anyone Anything Book Corrections Could Did Else Frank How Know Make Might Mothers Never Old Opinions Presented Read Said Since Some]
My father is black and my mother is white. Therefore, I could answer to either, which kind of makes me a racial Lone Ranger, caught between two communities. Wentworth Miller
[ Answer Between Black Caught Communities Could Either Father Kind Lone Makes Mother Racial Ranger Therefore Two Which White]
Most turkeys taste better the day after, my mother's tasted better the day before. Rita Rudner
[ After Before Better Day Most Mother Taste Tasted Turkeys]
But it's also because of something personal. My mother and father met while playing chess, so I've always had a fondness for the game. If it weren't for chess, I might not be here. Dorothy Dunnett
[ Also Always Because Chess Father Fondness Game Had Here Met Might Mother Personal Playing Something Weren While]
But to the slave mother New Year's day comes laden with peculiar sorrows. She sits on her cold cabin floor, watching the children who may all be torn from her the next morning; and often does she wish that she and they might die before the day dawns. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Before Cabin Children Cold Comes Dawns Day Die Does Floor Her Laden May Might Morning Mother New Next Often Peculiar She Sits Slave Sorrows Torn Watching Wish Year]
I love being a mother. I loved being a daughter, a sister, a wife. I love being a woman with men. I love having given birth. Jessica Lange
[ Being Birth Daughter Given Having Love Loved Men Mother Sister Wife Woman]
My mother never breast fed me, she told me she only liked me as a friend. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Fed Friend Liked Mother Never Only She Told]
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character. Hosea Ballou
[ Character Children Commences Education Every Formation Hearsay Knee Little Mother Spoken Tends Toward Within Word]
When my father was arrested, we didn't know where they had him. My mother found him at the house of torture. It was called Villa Triste. Oriana Fallaci
[ Arrested Called Father Found Had Him House Know Mother Torture Villa Where]
My mother was a good mistress to her servants, taking care of them in their sicknesses, not sparing any cost she was able to bestow for their recovery. Margaret Cavendish
[ Able Any Bestow Care Cost Good Her Mistress Mother Recovery Servants She Sicknesses Sparing Taking Their Them]
At the moment, my mother is the only one left in Glasgow, although it's certainly my home. Bill Forsyth
[ Although Certainly Glasgow Home Left Moment Mother Only]
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. Tea Leoni
[ Become Favorite Just Know Maybe Mother New Nurse Out Role Say Thought Want Whacked]
I think the Mother is gradually revealing itself to me and taking over. But it is not the Mother alone. It is the Mother and the Father, the male and the female, sort of gradually having their marriage. Bede Griffiths
[ Alone Father Female Gradually Having Itself Male Marriage Mother Over Revealing Sort Taking Their Think]
It takes as much discipline to be a mother and a wife as it does to do anything else. Suzanne Vega
[ Anything Discipline Does Else Mother Much Takes Wife]
Most mothers are instinctive philosophers. Harriet Beecher Stowe
[ Instinctive Most Mothers Philosophers]
I suppose you could say my father's world was Thomas Hardy and my mother's D.H. Lawrence. Seamus Heaney
[ Could Father Hardy Lawrence Mother Say Suppose Thomas World]
I've said it before, but it's absolutely true: My mother gave me my drive, but my father gave me my dreams. Thanks to him, I could see a future. Liza Minelli Parenting
[ Absolutely Before Could Dreams Drive Father Future Gave Him Mother Said See Thanks True]
You can make children believe whatever you want, and the children of today are the soldiers and mothers of tomorrow. Dudley Nichols
[ Believe Children Make Mothers Soldiers Today Tomorrow Want Whatever]
My mother would not talk to me for weeks, would not stay under my roof for as long as I was married to Oleg. Gene Tierney
[ Long Married Mother Roof Stay Talk Under Weeks Would]
It gradually dawned upon me that there was no one more difficult to please than my mother. Georg Brandes
[ Dawned Difficult Gradually More Mother Please Than Upon]
You are ugly when you love her, you are beautiful and fresh, vital and free, modern and poetic when you don't... you are more beautiful as an orphan than as your mother's son. Witold Gombrowicz
[ Beautiful Free Fresh Her Love Modern More Mother Orphan Poetic Son Than Ugly Vital Your]
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. Julie Christie
[ Almost Been Being Brings Good Immense Mother Much Parent Responsibility Task Think Too Would]
My mother was the concert master of the symphony. Absurdity and eccentricity were not criticized. Martin Short
[ Absurdity Concert Criticized Eccentricity Master Mother Symphony Were]
There are things coming from me that I felt I wanted to talk about. My search for my own blend of spirituality, my acknowledgement of my sexuality, my being the single mother of a young man. Ana Castillo
[ Acknowledgement Being Blend Coming Felt Man Mother Own Search Sexuality Single Spirituality Talk Things Wanted Young]
My mother was electric onstage, and I vividly recall the extraordinary power she had over her audiences. Lorna Luft
[ Audiences Electric Extraordinary Had Her Mother Onstage Over Power Recall She Vividly]
I'm one of those cliff-hanging Catholics. I don't believe in God, but I do believe that Mary was his mother. Martin Sheen
[ Believe Catholics God His Mary Mother Those]
My birth neither shook the German Empire nor caused much of an upheaval in the home. It pleased mother, caused father a certain amount of pride and my elder brother the usual fraternal jealousy of a hitherto only son. Conrad Veidt
[ Amount Birth Brother Caused Certain Elder Empire Father Fraternal German Hitherto Home Jealousy Mother Much Neither Nor Only Pleased Pride Shook Son Upheaval Usual]
My mother 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. Dana Hill
[ Acting Brothers Career College Ever Go Important Keeps Love Makes More Mother Off Perspective Realize Repair She Shoe Shop Tapers Than Things Works]
We shall fight to the last to free our Motherland. Ziaur Rahman
[ Fight Free Last Motherland Our Shall]
Like, my mother would have company over, and I would sing so they'd pay attention to me. Little Richard
[ Attention Company Mother Over Pay Sing Would]
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. Amy Tan
[ Alzheimer Been Case Different First Happy Her Life Mother She Somebody Terrible Think Time Tragedy Unhappy]
Like any other people, like fathers, mothers, sons and daughters in every land, when the issue of peace or war has been put squarely to the American people, they have registered for peace. Paul Robeson
[ American Any Been Daughters Every Fathers Issue Land Mothers Other Peace Put Registered Sons Squarely War]
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. June Carter Cash
[ Adored Fame Father Good Had Her Him John Johnny Just Life Man Mother Proud Rare She Very Wake Walking Wanted Whatever]
One girl who stands out was this Miami stripper. She still lives with her mother and father, and they know she strips. They call her by her stripper name, Freaky Red. Method Man
[ Call Father Freaky Girl Her Know Lives Miami Mother Name Out Red She Stands Still Stripper Strips]
Completeness? Happiness? These words don't come close to describing my emotions. There truly is nothing I can say to capture what motherhood means to me, particularly given my medical history. Anita Baker Mom
[ Capture Close Come Completeness Describing Emotions Given Happiness History Means Medical Motherhood Nothing Particularly Say These Truly Words]
So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married. George J. Mitchell
[ Adopted Boston Childless Couple Elderly Father Gave Grew Him Maine Married Met Mitchell Mother Moved Name Orphanage Then Up]
A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt. Woodrow Wilson
[ Changes Conservative Consults Doubt Grandmother His Makes Someone]
Call me All-American, but I love Ham and Cheese sandwiches. And not just any old ham and cheese sandwich... My mother's is the best. I've tried many times to make these sandwiches on my own, but it's never the same. Andy Roddick
[ All-American Any Best Call Cheese Ham Just Love Make Many Mother Never Old Own Same Sandwich Sandwiches These Times Tried]
My parents had this relationship that was really terrifying. I mean, the level of hatred that they had, and the level of physical abuse - my mother would beat up my father, basically - and I think I was drawn to images on television that were bright and reflective. Augusten Burroughs
[ Abuse Basically Beat Bright Drawn Father Had Hatred Images Level Mean Mother Parents Physical Really Reflective Relationship Television Terrifying Think Up Were Would]
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. Cicely Tyson
[ Actress Astray Because Determined Go Going Her Here Juice Kept Live Mother Moved Out Prove Said She Sure Told Wanted Wrong]
My own mother always taught me that fairness was a family value - I think equal pay is about fairness for everyone. Mike Honda
[ Always Equal Everyone Fairness Family Mother Own Pay Taught Think Value]
We struggle to understand how any mother could kill her own children. Pat Brown
[ Any Children Could Her How Kill Mother Own Struggle Understand]
My mother was killed in a plane crash, so I hate travelling in planes. Death is so unexpected. I would actually rather stay at home and not go anywhere. Linda McCartney
[ Actually Anywhere Crash Death Go Hate Home Killed Mother Plane Planes Rather Stay Travelling Unexpected Would]
In case of separation, why should the children be taken from the protecting care of the mother? Who has a better right to them than she? How much do fathers generally do toward bringing them up? Ernestine Rose
[ Better Bringing Care Case Children Fathers Generally How Mother Much Protecting Right Separation She Should Taken Than Them Toward Up Why]
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. Sandra Cisneros
[ Always Became Because Become Card Catalog Could Library Mother Name School See Tell Took Wanted Went Writer]
I think Mick Jagger would be astounded and amazed if he realized that to many people he is not a sex symbol, but a mother image. David Bowie
[ Amazed Astounded Image Jagger Many Mick Mother Realized Sex Symbol Think Would]
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. Carol Burnett Mom
[ Done Felt Girls Grandmother Growing Had How Know Left Mother Same She Something Up Wanted Wish]
My mother's a secretary; my father's an electrician in a mining company. Eva Herzigova
[ Company Father Mining Mother Secretary]
If I were dammed of body and soul, I know whose prayers would make me whole, mother o' mine o mother o' mine. Rudyard Kipling
[ Body Dammed Know Make Mine Mother Prayers Soul Were Whole Whose Would]
You're not famous until my mother has heard of you. Jay Leno
[ Famous Heard Mother Until]
I was born with a natural gift. My mother recognized the talent. Bernie Worrell
[ Born Gift Mother Natural Recognized Talent]
My mother is my manager and so knows exactly what I do and so on. Jonathan Brandis
[ Exactly Knows Manager Mother]
A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnessary. Dorothy Canfield Fisher
[ Lean Leaning Make Mother Person]
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". Harmon Killebrew Family
[ Boys Brother Come Dad Father Grass Mother Out Play Raising Reply Say Tearing Up Used Would Yard]
Even though I love my mother, I didn't want to make an idealized portrait of her. I'm fascinated more by her defects - they are funnier than her other qualities. Pedro Almodovar
[ Defects Even Fascinated Funnier Her Idealized Love Make More Mother Other Portrait Qualities Than Though Want]
If I were like your mother, I would be a woman. Ryan Stiles
[ Mother Were Woman Would Your]
There's always someone asking you to underline one piece of yourself - whether it's Black, woman, mother, dyke, teacher, etc. - because that's the piece that they need to key in to. They want to dismiss everything else. Audre Lorde
[ Always Asking Because Black Dismiss Dyke Else Etc Everything Key Mother Need Piece Someone Teacher Want Whether Woman Yourself]
I kind of like the position of being the fair-haired savior of my mother. Patty Duke
[ Being Kind Mother Position Savior]
Probably my mother. She was a very compassionate woman, and always kept me on my feet. And I think part of it is just the way you are, the way you're raised. And she had the responsibility for raising me. Ed Bradley
[ Always Compassionate Feet Had Just Kept Mother Part Probably Raised Raising Responsibility She Think Very Way Woman]
My mother told me I was dancing before I was born. She could feel my toes tapping wildly inside her for months. Ginger Rogers
[ Before Born Could Dancing Feel Her Inside Months Mother She Tapping Toes Told Wildly]
My Mother is Swedish and my Father is Scottish, he played for Charlton in the 1960's and was in the Army, he captained the British forces team. We then moved to S.A. because a lot of players did that at the time. Richard Gough
[ Army Because British Captained Charlton Did Father Forces Lot Mother Moved Played Players Scottish Swedish Team Then Time]
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?! Fay Wray
[ Beautifully Daughter Directed Done Great Imagine Just Mother Play Reward Satisfying See Susan Well]
When my mother signed at MGM, that was the only kind of contract you could sign. There was no such thing as an independent agent. Lorna Luft
[ Agent Contract Could Independent Kind Mgm Mother Only Sign Signed Such Thing]
Mothers are the necessity of invention. Bill Watterson Mom
[ Invention Mothers Necessity]
Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter's mouth. Victoria Secunda
[ Come Daughter Few Haunting Hearing Moments Motherhood Mouth Out Own Rank Words Your]
I am Mother Jones. The Government can't take my life and you can't take my arm, but you can take my suitcase. Mary Harris Jones
[ Am Arm Government Jones Life Mother Suitcase Take]
The inspiration came suddenly again to surrender to the Mother. It was quite unexpected: And so somehow I made a surrender to the Mother. Then I had an experience of overwhelming love. Waves of love sort of flowed into me. Bede Griffiths
[ Again Came Experience Flowed Had Inspiration Into Love Made Mother Overwhelming Quite Somehow Sort Suddenly Surrender Then Unexpected Waves]
My little sister Aliana's opinions are the most important to me. She says, 'I want to look like you, you're so pretty!' But she is very beautiful and so she is trouble in the making! She wants to do what I do. I'm like her second mother and I am very protective of her. Lindsay Lohan
[ Am Beautiful Her Important Little Look Making Most Mother Opinions Pretty Protective Says Second She Sister Trouble Very Want Wants]
My mother was the total influence. My father was what we call a nomadic person; he was a wanderer. Danny Aiello
[ Call Father Influence Mother Nomadic Person Total Wanderer]
God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Everlasting Forgiveness God Into Kisses Mother Offense Pardons]
I have three brothers and they're all into computers. They're all intellects. My mother would pay me a quarter a page to read a book and I couldn't make 50 cents. I just couldn't do it. Josh Holloway
[ Book Brothers Cents Computers Intellects Into Just Make Mother Page Pay Quarter Read Three Would]
My mother wanted me to be a concert pianist. Bernie Worrell
[ Concert Mother Pianist Wanted]
Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. Barbara Kingsolver Mom
[ Greater Laws Motherhood Natural Sometimes Strength Than]
I have a role now that I think becomes me. I am a grandmother. Gene Tierney
[ Am Becomes Grandmother Now Role Think]
My mother was the prettiest woman in the town. He was a bit older than her. They made me. And he split. Pierce Brosnan
[ Bit Her Made Mother Older Prettiest Split Than Town Woman]
I was myself brought up with my brother, whose name was Matthias, for he was my own brother, by both father and mother; and I made mighty proficiency in the improvements of my learning, and appeared to have both a great memory and understanding. Flavius Josephus
[ Appeared Both Brother Brought Father Great Improvements Learning Made Memory Mighty Mother Myself Name Own Proficiency Understanding Up Whose]
We need to work our level best in this legislative session to help grow Montana's economy, so that grandchildren can stay in Montana, grandchildren can visit their grandmother and grandfather by driving across town, not flying across the country. Brian Schweitzer
[ Across Best Country Driving Economy Flying Grandchildren Grandfather Grandmother Grow Help Legislative Level Montana Need Our Session Stay Their Town Visit Work]
You know, I had my mother and my father convincing me that he would be going back to Hollywood and he'd be back with the actresses and dating them and that he wasn't serious about me at all. So I had him saying one thing to me and my parents telling me something else. Priscilla Presley
[ Actresses Back Convincing Dating Else Father Going Had Him Hollywood Know Mother Parents Saying Serious Something Telling Them Thing Would]
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. Randy West
[ Announcer Because Demanding Far Game Legacy Most Mother Only Price Right Show Shows]
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother who speaks about her own children. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Almost Author Bad Books Children Her Mother Own Speaks Their]
My father had left behind an old piano. My sister was already going to school, my mother was out working, and I stayed at home alone with my adorable grandmother who understood nothing I said. It was so boring that I stayed at the piano all day long, and that saved my life. Michel Legrand
[ Adorable Alone Already Behind Boring Day Father Going Grandmother Had Home Left Life Long Mother Nothing Old Out Piano Said Saved School Sister Stayed Understood Working]
My mother wanted me to understand that as a woman I could do pretty much whatever I wanted to, that I didn't have to use sex or sexuality to define myself. Suzanne Vega
[ Could Define Mother Much Myself Pretty Sex Sexuality Understand Use Wanted Whatever Woman]
When I saw Virginia Woolf, somewhere between the first and second acts, someone I had known as my mother became somebody else. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Acts Became Between Else First Had Known Mother Saw Second Somebody Someone Somewhere Virginia Woolf]
Well, financially it's a little bit better. But it's better than than when I was a teacher. But I kind of - it's allowed me to buy a house. And I've been able to help my mother with some stuff and my brother. So, that's nice. Clay Aiken
[ Able Allowed Been Better Bit Brother Buy Financially Help House Kind Little Mother Nice Some Stuff Teacher Than Well]
Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Any Best Brought Diligence Fortune Goal Good His Idleness Man Mother Never Opposite Wishes]
Woman is not born: she is made. In the making, her humanity is destroyed. She becomes symbol of this, symbol of that: mother of the earth, slut of the universe; but she never becomes herself because it is forbidden for her to do so. Andrea Dworkin
[ Because Becomes Born Destroyed Earth Forbidden Her Herself Humanity Made Making Mother Never She Symbol Universe Woman]
My mother was a politician in my formative years. Antonia Fraser
[ Formative Mother Politician Years]
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. Alice Hoffman Mom
[ Always Children Feel Find Fit Mothers Should Spending Then Thinking Time Ways Work Working Your]
On December 17, 1984, I had surgery to remove two inches of my left lung due to pneumonia. After two hours of surgery the doctors told my mother I had AIDS. Ryan White
[ After Aids December Doctors Due Had Hours Inches Left Lung Mother Pneumonia Remove Surgery Told Two]
Morality becomes hypocrisy if it means accepting mothers' suffering or dying in connection with unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions and unwanted children. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Abortions Accepting Becomes Children Connection Dying Hypocrisy Illegal Means Morality Mothers Pregnancies Suffering Unwanted]
As a small child in England, I had this dream of going to Africa. We didn't have any money and I was a girl, so everyone except my mother laughed at it. When I left school, there was no money for me to go to university, so I went to secretarial college and got a job. Jane Goodall
[ Africa Any Child College Dream England Everyone Except Girl Go Going Got Had Job Laughed Left Money Mother School Secretarial Small University Went]
My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent. Ruth Bader Ginsburg
[ Her Independent Lady Meant Mother Own Person Told Your]
My first introduction to chemistry came at a quite early age through my mother's elder brother. Geoffrey Wilkinson
[ Age Brother Came Chemistry Early Elder First Introduction Mother Quite Through]
We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with playthings. F. H. Bradley
[ Anticipates Children Doll Girl Her More Most Mother Mothers Perhaps Say Still True]
Who in their infinite wisdom decreed that Little League uniforms be white? Certainly not a mother. Erma Bombeck Mom
[ Certainly Decreed Infinite League Little Mother Their Uniforms White Wisdom]
Children that are raised in a home with a married mother and father consistently do better in every measure of well-being than their peers who come from divorced or step-parent, single-parent, cohabiting homes. Todd Tiahrt Parenting
[ Better Children Come Consistently Divorced Every Father Home Homes Married Measure Mother Peers Raised Than Their Well-Being]
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. Lewis B. Smedes
[ Call Evil Excuse Face Forgive Full Horror Look Only Shock Smother Then Tolerate Us]
My mother wanted us to understand that the tragedies of your life one day have the potential to be comic stories the next. Nora Ephron
[ Comic Day Life Mother Next Potential Stories Tragedies Understand Us Wanted Your]
What do girls do who haven't any mothers to help them through their troubles? Louisa May Alcott Mom
[ Any Girls Haven Help Mothers Their Them Through Troubles]
My mother taught me that when you stand in the truth and someone tells a lie about you, don't fight it. Whitney Houston
[ Fight Lie Mother Someone Stand Taught Tells Truth]
If they had killed by father and my mother and all my friends, yet if they had come to treat of peace, they ought to have gone in peace. William Berkeley
[ Come Father Friends Gone Had Killed Mother Ought Peace Treat Yet]
Am I calm all the time? That is a question to ask my mother. I am very happy in my home. I have a good family, that gives me something extra. Jean Alesi
[ Am Ask Calm Extra Family Gives Good Happy Home Mother Question Something Time Very]
I believe in imagination. I did Kramer vs. Kramer before I had children. But the mother I would be was already inside me. Meryl Streep
[ Already Before Believe Children Did Had Imagination Inside Kramer Mother Would]
So although women can do anything that men can't do, they can also do something that men can't do, and that is mother their children. Pat Boone
[ Also Although Anything Children Men Mother Something Their Women]
I believe honor thy mother and father is not just a good commandment to live by, it is good public policy to govern by. That is why I feel so strongly about Medicare. Barbara Mikulski
[ Believe Commandment Father Feel Good Govern Honor Just Live Medicare Mother Policy Public Strongly Thy Why]
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. Liza Minelli
[ Down Had Hard Kept Laugh Mother Processing She Sit Started Talk Talking Time Until Would]
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. Lisa Loeb
[ Always Breakfast Carefully Dinner Eat Eating Her Lunch Many Meal Memories Mother Next Prepared Saying Up Us Waking Want]
In their 30s women really start to live... they're not children anymore, and they're not just mothers. Kelly Lynch
[ Anymore Children Just Live Mothers Really Start Their Women]
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. Lorna Luft
[ Asked Awe Being Daughter Everyone Garland Get Judy Kids Moms Mother Never Normal Oddities Questions Such Their Treated Would]
But there, everything has its drawbacks, as the man said when his mother-in-law died, and they came down upon him for the funeral expenses. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Came Died Down Drawbacks Everything Expenses Funeral Him His Man Mother-In-Law Said Upon]
Nicole will come up in conversations where it's in a part of the conversation. Or we may be somewhere and I would tell some story about their mother and I. You know, we always honor her birthday. O. J. Simpson
[ Always Birthday Come Conversation Conversations Her Honor Know May Mother Nicole Part Some Somewhere Story Tell Their Up Where Will Would]
After Babar's mother was killed by the hunter, he went to the big city. Jean de Brunhoff
[ After Big City Hunter Killed Mother Went]
Lately I've been going to all these high schools talking to the students, answering their questions, listening to what they have to say. It has been an incredible journey to be around them and try to give them what my mother gave me. Jill Scott
[ Answering Around Been Gave Give Going High Incredible Journey Lately Listening Mother Questions Say Schools Students Talking Their Them These Try]
My mother had to send me to the movies with my birth certificate, so that I wouldn't have to pay the extra fifty cents that the adults had to pay. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Adults Birth Cents Certificate Extra Fifty Had Mother Movies Pay Send]
A kiss from my mother made me a painter. Benjamin West
[ Kiss Made Mother Painter]
I was not a classic mother. But my kids were never palmed off to boarding school. So, I didn't bake cookies. You can buy cookies, but you can't buy love. Raquel Welch
[ Bake Boarding Buy Classic Cookies Kids Love Mother Never Off School Were]
Motherhood is... difficult and... rewarding. Gloria Estefan Mom
[ Difficult Motherhood Rewarding]
My mother is Irish, my father is black and Venezuelan, and me - I'm tan, I guess. Mariah Carey
[ Black Father Guess Irish Mother Tan Venezuelan]
My mother is probably the wisest person I've ever known. She's not schooled, she's not well read. But she has a philosophy of life that makes well-read people seem like morons. Gene Simmons
[ Ever Known Life Makes Morons Mother Person Philosophy Probably Read Schooled Seem She Well Wisest]
Who ran to help me when I fell, And would some pretty story tell, Or kiss the place to make it well? My mother. Jane Taylor
[ Fell Help Kiss Make Mother Place Pretty Ran Some Story Tell Well Would]
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. Jules Feiffer
[ Contempt Father Grew Looks Mother Opinions Patterns Posture Speech Up]
On October 28th, 1887, I became the mother of a girl baby, the very image of its father, at least that is what he said, but who has the temper of its mother. Calamity Jane
[ Baby Became Father Girl Image Least Mother October Said Temper Very]
I don't believe in messing with mother-nature too much. Janine Turner
[ Believe Messing Much Too]
For when a child is born the mother also is born again. Gilbert Parker
[ Again Also Born Child Mother]
I don't see a white woman. I see a black woman, even though my mother is white. Knowing that has made my life easier, I think. Halle Berry
[ Black Easier Even Knowing Life Made Mother See Think Though White Woman]
My father is a chemist, my mother was a homemaker. My parents instilled in us the feeling that learning was the most exciting thing that could happen to you, and it never ends. Rita Dove
[ Chemist Could Ends Exciting Father Feeling Happen Homemaker Instilled Learning Most Mother Never Parents Thing Us]
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. Michael Lewis
[ Accomplishment Achievement Children Fail Highly Insist Japan Love Mothers Places Respect Shamed Sign Situation Thus]
Because my father was often absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do much as I pleased. John James Audubon
[ Absent Because Duty Father Mother Much Naval Often Pleased Suffered]
Tired mothers find that spanking takes less time than reasoning and penetrates sooner to the seat of the memory. Will Durant
[ Find Less Memory Mothers Penetrates Reasoning Seat Sooner Spanking Takes Than Time Tired]
It took one human error to take my leg and one human error to take my mother's. Heather Mills
[ Error Human Leg Mother Take Took]
But in 1941, on December 8th, after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, my mother bought a radio and we listened to the war news. We'd not had a radio up to that time. I was born in 1934, so I was seven years of age. Sam Donaldson
[ After Age Attacked Born Bought December Had Harbor Japanese Listened Mother News Pearl Radio Seven Time Up War Years]
The prejudice was so bad in the United States at that time that a dark person with a white person would not be served in a restaurant. My father, mother, and I would try it occasionally. We would sit there, and the food would never come. Amar Bose
[ Bad Come Dark Father Food Mother Never Occasionally Person Prejudice Restaurant Served Sit States Time Try United White Would]
My 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. Eva Green
[ Demonstrations Did Film Know Mother Movies Much New Period Quite Shocked Showed Time Us Wave]
Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on a plant, or a child in its mother's womb. Jean Arp
[ Art Child Fruit Grows Man Mother Plant Womb]
My father, who was from a wealthy family and highly educated, a lawyer, Yale and Columbia, walked out with the benefit of a healthy push from my mother, a seventh grade graduate, who took a typing course and got a secretarial job as fast as she could. George Weinberg
[ Benefit Columbia Could Course Educated Family Fast Father Got Grade Graduate Healthy Highly Job Lawyer Mother Out Push Secretarial Seventh She Took Typing Walked Wealthy Yale]
My mother wanted very much to play tennis; she wanted, most of all, to be a singer and play the piano. John Hawkes
[ Most Mother Much Piano Play She Singer Tennis Very Wanted]
Girls are the future mothers of our society, and it is important that we focus on their well-being. Miriam Makeba Parenting
[ Focus Future Girls Important Mothers Our Society Their Well-Being]
Winning that first game was so important; my mother always said that the first game of the second set was the chance to keep it going if you were ahead or change things if you were behind. Tracy Austin
[ Ahead Always Behind Chance Change First Game Going Important Keep Mother Said Second Set Things Were Winning]
No one is going to try to fill my mother's shoes, what she did was fantastic. It's about making your own future and your own destiny and Kate will do a very good job of that. Kate Middleton
[ Destiny Did Fantastic Fill Future Going Good Job Kate Making Mother Own She Shoes Try Very Will Your]
Comic books and The Chronicles of Narnia. My mother used to read those to me and my twin brother growing up. Shawn Ashmore
[ Books Brother Chronicles Comic Growing Mother Read Those Twin Up Used]
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. Shemar Moore
[ Black Brown Card Guy Know Lot Man Mother Play Proud Race Raise Sees She Skin White World]
I'm a mother with two small children, so I don't take as much crap as I used to. Pamela Anderson
[ Children Crap Mother Much Small Take Two Used]
I realized that, while I would never be my mother nor have her life, the lesson she had left me was that it was possible to love and care for a man and still have at your core a strength so great that you never even needed to put it on display. Anna Quindlen
[ Care Core Display Even Great Had Her Left Lesson Life Love Man Mother Needed Never Nor Possible Put Realized She Still Strength While Would Your]
I grew up in kind of the last generation of Canadians who thought things that were happening in Britain were more important, almost, than what was happening in Canada. And my mother was fervently of that opinion. Robert MacNeil
[ Almost Britain Canada Canadians Fervently Generation Grew Happening Important Kind Last More Mother Opinion Than Things Thought Up Were]
My mother had taken me to photographer Paul Hesse, who used some of my pictures on magazine covers. Margaret O'Brien
[ Covers Had Magazine Mother Paul Photographer Pictures Some Taken Used]
Other than motherhood, the eight years that I spent at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, I have incredibly fond memories of. It's a beautiful place, with four seasons up in Wisconsin. And really wonderful people. Laurel Clark
[ Beautiful Eight Fond Four Incredibly Madison Memories Motherhood Other Place Really Seasons Spent Than University Up Wisconsin Wonderful 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! Christopher Knight
[ Action Brady Bunch Context Fairytale Family Goose Last Lasted Less Live Long May Modern Mother Odd Over Respects Some Thirty Why Years]
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. Eleanor Porter
[ Being Could Day Get Getting Glad Got Husband Married Marries Mother Said Talked Tired Unmarried Your]
A suburban mother's role is to deliver children obstetrically once, and by car forever after. Peter De Vries
[ After Car Children Deliver Forever Mother Once Role Suburban]
My mother gave me a push. If I hadn't had her, maybe I wouldn't have had the push. If I hadn't gone to military school, maybe I wouldn't have decided to get with the program. Maybe I'd be running a bulldozer, rather than going on and doing something more. Sam Donaldson
[ Decided Doing Gave Get Going Gone Had Hadn Her Maybe Military More Mother Program Push Rather Running School Something Than]
I'm a grandmother, and a mighty proud one. Sara Paretsky
[ Grandmother Mighty Proud]
When I was eight years old I went to visit my brother who was working on a movie of the week with my mother and I saw how much fun he was having and I decided I wanted to try it too. Mackenzie Astin
[ Brother Decided Eight Fun Having How Mother Movie Much Old Saw Too Try Visit Wanted Week Went Working Years]
Mothers are all slightly insane. J. D. Salinger
[ Insane Mothers Slightly]
Nature is the mother and the habitat of man, even if sometimes a stepmother and an unfriendly home. John Dewey
[ Even Habitat Home Man Mother Nature Sometimes Stepmother Unfriendly]
Sometimes my mother had difficulty communicating with me about certain topics. Gloria Estefan
[ Certain Communicating Difficulty Had Mother Sometimes Topics]
The worker can unionize, go out on strike; mothers are divided from each other in homes, tied to their children by compassionate bonds; our wildcat strikes have most often taken the form of physical or mental breakdown. Adrienne Rich
[ Bonds Breakdown Children Compassionate Divided Each Form Go Homes Mental Most Mothers Often Other Our Out Physical Strike Strikes Taken Their Tied Worker]
The interesting thing about being a mother is that everyone wants pets, but no one but me cleans the kitty litter. Meryl Streep Parenting
[ Being Cleans Everyone Interesting Kitty Litter Mother Pets Thing Wants]
Being a good mother does not call for the same qualities as being a good housewife; a dedication to keeping children clean and tidy may override an interest in their separate development as individuals. Ann Oakley
[ Being Call Children Clean Dedication Development Does Good Housewife Individuals Interest Keeping May Mother Override Qualities Same Separate Their Tidy]
What my mother believed about cooking is that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you. Nora Ephron
[ Believed Cooking Else Hard Mother Prospered Someone Worked Would]
So an autobiography about death should include, in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events - pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution that drove my mother to come here. Harold Brodkey
[ Account Autobiography Case Come Death Drove European Events Flights Here Include Jewish Jewry Mother Murders Revolution Russian Should]
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. Theodore Hesburgh Parenting
[ Children Father His Important Love Most Mother Their Thing]
Don't forget Mother's Day. Or as they call it in Beverly Hills, Dad's Third Wife Day. Jay Leno Funny
[ Beverly Call Dad Day Forget Hills Mother Third Wife]
I was very lucky to have a mother who encouraged me to become a poet. Philip Levine
[ Become Encouraged Lucky Mother Poet Very]
The scab is a traitor to his God, his mother, and his class. Jack London
[ Class God His Mother Traitor]
I wanted to share my life story and honor my roots. I am very proud of my family and mother. Rocco DiSpirito
[ Am Family Honor Life Mother Proud Roots Share Story Very Wanted]
My mother had been educated at a convent, and she had been converted to communism by my father during Stalin's most rampant period, at the beginning of the 1930s. So she had two gods, God in heaven and god on earth. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Been Beginning Communism Convent Converted During Earth Educated Father God Gods Had Heaven Most Mother Period Rampant She Stalin Two]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer. John Sebastian
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting. John Hume
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
I 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! Ellen Burstyn
[ Always Arc Grandmother Her Hurry Joan Maybe Mother Now Play Story Thinking Up Wanted]
I'm more of a guy's girl. I like having a beer in a bar, and I don't bicker or sit down and do my nails. But I have two sisters and a mother, and we're Latin, so we gossip. Zoe Saldana
[ Bar Beer Down Girl Gossip Guy Having Latin More Mother Nails Sisters Sit Two]
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. Ellen DeGeneres
[ Day Five Grandmother Hell Know Miles Shape She Started Stay Today Walking Where]
My mother buried three husbands - and two of them were only napping. Rita Rudner
[ Buried Husbands Mother Napping Only Them Three Two Were]
It's so hard to be a mother and to also want to practice your art. Rosanna Arquette
[ Also Art Hard Mother Practice Want Your]
Thank God for your mother. David O. Selznick
[ God Mother Thank Your]
I grew with it, and I used to go to see the monks, who had no possessions, even more extreme than my mother. Satish Kumar
[ Even Extreme Go Grew Had Monks More Mother Possessions See Than Used]
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. Benjamin Netanyahu
[ Bottom Changed Children Country Fundamental Her House Morning Mother Needs Out Reached Rock Send Situation Which]
My mother used to tell me, No matter what they ask you, always say yes. You can learn later. Natalie Wood
[ Always Ask Later Learn Matter Mother Say Tell Used Yes]
My mother insisted that her children read. Jimmy Buffett
[ Children Her Insisted Mother Read]
The less I behave like Whistler's mother the night before, the more I look like her the morning after. Tallulah Bankhead
[ After Before Behave Her Less Look More Morning Mother Night Whistler]
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. Sam Sheppard
[ Already Deep Father Full Had Loving Mother Our Prison Relationship Remembered Ten Those Times Visited Years]
My grandmother sang, too, and she was really loud. It was this wild kind of singing. I count her among my influences. Cassandra Wilson
[ Among Count Grandmother Her Influences Kind Loud Really Sang She Singing Too Wild]
I didn't want to become an actress because the competition with my mother would have been to much to live up to. Isabella Rossellini
[ Actress Because Become Been Competition Live Mother Much Up Want Would]
Who's a boy gonna talk to if not his mother? Donald E. Westlake Mom
[ Boy Gonna His Mother Talk]
Many working mothers feel guilty about not being at home. And when they are there, they wish it could be perfect. This pressure to make every minute happy puts working parents in a bind when it comes to setting limits and modifying behavior. Cathy Rindner Tempelsman
[ Behavior Being Bind Comes Could Every Feel Guilty Happy Home Limits Make Many Minute Modifying Mothers Parents Perfect Pressure Puts Setting Wish Working]
I 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.' Les Dawson
[ Enough Going Help Kicking Men Mother-In-Law Neighbour Punching Said Saw Should Six]
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. Sheena Easton
[ After Consider Days Dump Good Guy Him Long Marry Mother Myself Realise Relationships Smart Taken Terrible Three]
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. Margaret Atwood
[ After Been Caught Consequences Done Even Finally Had Know Mothers Proven Right Their Them Things Up Were]
Both my parents were doctors, and my mother had her surgery in the house. There were six children. Diane Cilento
[ Both Children Doctors Had Her House Mother Parents Six Surgery Were]
My mother insisted that I have a normal upbringing. James MacArthur
[ Insisted Mother Normal Upbringing]
I started hustling at 12, my mother hustled ahead of me. I was only allowed to because they knew me. Curtis Jackson
[ Ahead Allowed Because Hustled Hustling Knew Mother Only Started]
My father was Catholic, my mother was Protestant, and because of that I got Christened in both churches, so I've got all these names... but my Dad always called me Mick. Mickey Spillane
[ Always Because Both Called Catholic Churches Dad Father Got Mick Mother Names Protestant These]
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. John Hurt
[ Afraid Anyone Drank Drinks Father Fear Happen Her Life Lived Might Mother Neurotic She Something Think Unhappy Woman]
If necessity is the mother of invention, it's the father of cooperation. And we're cooperating like never before. John Ashcroft
[ Before Cooperating Cooperation Father Invention Mother Necessity Never]
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? The mother. Claudette Colbert Mom
[ Along Get Grandchildren Grandparents Mother Well Why]
My father dealt in stocks and shares and my mother also had a lot of time on her hands. Hermione Gingold
[ Also Dealt Father Had Hands Her Lot Mother Shares Stocks Time]
When I was little, my mother taught me how to use a fork and knife. The trouble is that Mother forget to teach me how to stop using them! Hattie McDaniel
[ Forget Fork How Knife Little Mother Stop Taught Teach Them Trouble Use Using]
My mother was a modern woman with a limited interest in religion. When the sun set and the fast of the Day of Atonement ended, she shot from the synagogue like a rocket to dance the Charleston. Lionel Blue
[ Atonement Charleston Dance Day Ended Fast Interest Limited Modern Mother Religion Rocket Set She Shot Sun Synagogue Woman]
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. Barack Obama
[ 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]
France, mother of arts, of warfare, and of laws. Joachim du Bellay
[ Arts France Laws Mother Warfare]
I used to draw a lot. If my mother would ask me to do something else, I'd have a hairy conniption. I'd just go crazy. Jim Carrey
[ Ask Crazy Draw Else Go Hairy Just Lot Mother Something Used Would]
The happiest years of my mother's life were spent in Washington, D.C. It was where she met my father, where John was born and where I spent my earliest years. Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg
[ Born Earliest Father Happiest John Life Met Mother She Spent Washington Were Where Years]
Only mothers can think of the future - because they give birth to it in their children. Maxim Gorky Mom
[ Because Birth Children Future Give Mothers Only Their Think]
My mother had to explain that one couldn't compose a Liszt rhapsody because it was a piece of music that Liszt himself had composed. Sergei Prokofiev
[ Because Compose Composed Explain Had Himself Mother Music Piece]
The older I get the more of my mother I see in myself. Nancy Friday
[ Get More Mother Myself Older See]
My parents had a wonderful marriage, but it was a very dependent relationship. My mother was entirely dependent on my father because that's how it was in those days. Erika Slezak
[ Because Days Dependent Entirely Father Had How Marriage Mother Parents Relationship Those Very Wonderful]
I may be the only mother in America who knows exactly what their child is up to all the time. Barbara Bush Mom
[ America Child Exactly Knows May Mother Only Their Time Up]
She is incredibly fit, but we remind staff that she's not just the monarch, but our mother. Prince Andrew
[ Fit Incredibly Just Monarch Mother Our Remind She Staff]
My father was a professor of civil engineering at MIT, and my mother taught high school English. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Civil Engineering English Father High Mit Mother Professor School Taught]
I applaud my mother now for getting me through that time and making me believe in myself. Leah Remini
[ Applaud Believe Getting Making Mother Myself Now Through Time]
I learned denial from my mother. I just never confronted things and if anybody did, I just would go crazy. Tab Hunter
[ Anybody Confronted Crazy Denial Did Go Just Learned Mother Never Things Would]
I didn't have parents, so I lived in people's homes... And because I grew up with no parental role models, I learned to become my own friend, eventually my own father and my own mother. John Lone
[ Because Become Eventually Father Friend Grew Homes Learned Lived Models Mother Own Parental Parents Role Up]
My mother liked Jim Reeves. I hated his records. He was unbearable. Diane Abbott
[ Hated His Jim Liked Mother Records Unbearable]
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. Naomi Watts
[ 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]
A fluent tongue is the only thing a mother don't like her daughter to resemble her in. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
[ Daughter Fluent Her Mother Only Resemble Thing Tongue]
Oh yeah, I believe in God. I think there's much more evidence that there is a God than that there isn't. I don't believe that Mother Theresa and Hitler go to the same place. David Zucker
[ Believe Evidence Go God Hitler More Mother Much Oh Place Same Than Theresa Think Yeah]
Jigging veins of rhyming mother wits. Christopher Marlowe
[ Mother Rhyming Veins Wits]
My mother was passionate. She was stubborn, the dominant one in the family. She dominated my father. Hugh Leonard
[ Dominant Dominated Family Father Mother Passionate She Stubborn]
I believe every child has the right to a mother and a father. Men and women are not the same. That's not to say they're not entitled to equal rights, but they are not the same. Mark Davis
[ Believe Child Entitled Equal Every Father Men Mother Right Rights Same Say Women]
When I was 5, my mother threw a party, and a friend and I wrote and performed a play called The Dutch Doll. Mira Sorvino
[ Called Doll Dutch Friend Mother Party Performed Play Threw Wrote]
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother. Abraham Lincoln Mom
[ Am Angel Mother Owe]
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands? Milton Berle
[ Come Evolution Hands How Mothers Only Really Two Works]
What are Raphael's Madonnas but the shadow of a mother's love, fixed in permanent outline forever? Thomas Wentworth
[ Fixed Forever Love Mother Outline Permanent Raphael Shadow]
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. Richard J. Codey
[ After Childbirth Days Depression Few First Happen Many Mom Months Mother Mothers Occur Postpartum Problem Real Serious Time Very Veteran]