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'.

It is hard work to be good when you are very little and very hungry, and have many sticks to beat you, and no mother's lips to kiss you. Ouida
[ Beat Good Hard Hungry Kiss Lips Little Many Mother Sticks Very Work]
My mother was in vaudeville, but after she had her children, she quit working. Dean Stockwell
[ After Children Had Her Mother Quit She Vaudeville Working]
I used my mother's radio as a PA system. I'd take the telephone, the speaking part, and take those two leads off and lead them into the radio and the sound would come out of the speaker. Les Paul
[ Come Into Lead Leads Mother Off Out Pa Part Radio Sound Speaker Speaking System Take Telephone Them Those Two Used Would]
My mother's father drank and her mother was an unhappy, neurotic woman, and I think she has lived all her life afraid of anyone who drinks for fear something like that might happen to her. John Hurt
[ Afraid Anyone Drank Drinks Father Fear Happen Her Life Lived Might Mother Neurotic She Something Think Unhappy Woman]
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]
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]
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]
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse. Rebecca West Mom
[ Being Horse Motherhood Own Strangest Thing]
I'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]
Later, my father died up in Marysville. So, my mother and I got in the car and came down to Hollywood. Marc Davis
[ Came Car Died Down Father Got Hollywood Later Mother Up]
I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids! Arianna Huffington Mom
[ Deal Feelings Guilt Mothers Plagued Steroids Think While Working]
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]
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]
I owed it to my father that I was elected to Parliament in the first place, but I owed it to my mother that I stuck it out once I got there. Agnes Macphail
[ Elected Father First Got Mother Once Out Owed Parliament Place Stuck]
I have an almost religious zeal... not for technology per se, but for the Internet which is for me, the nervous system of mother Earth, which I see as a living creature, linking up. Dan Millman Technology
[ Almost Creature Earth Internet Linking Living Mother Nervous Per Religious Se See System Technology Up Which Zeal]
My father went into the armed service and I never saw my mother - I don't know what happened to her. Gregory Corso
[ Armed Father Happened Her Into Know Mother Never Saw Service Went]
Until I got married, when I used to go out, my mother said good bye to me as though I was emigrating. Thora Hird
[ Bye Go Good Got Married Mother Out Said Though Until Used]
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]
Terri and her mother arrived. She was obviously a dedicated stage mother because she was loaded down with camera equipment, looking like a Japanese tourist. Audrey Meadows
[ Arrived Because Camera Dedicated Down Equipment Her Japanese Loaded Looking Mother Obviously She Stage Terri Tourist]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Though I was a mother at 21, being a grandmother makes the whole thing absolutely normal and gorgeous. The relief, the joy of being a grandmother is wonderful. Joanna Lumley
[ Absolutely Being Gorgeous Grandmother Joy Makes Mother Normal Relief Thing Though Whole Wonderful]
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]
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]
I perceived how that it was impossible to establish the lay people in any truth except the Scripture were plainly laid before their eyes in their mother tongue. William Tyndale
[ Any Before Establish Except Eyes How Impossible Laid Lay Mother Perceived Plainly Scripture Their Tongue Truth Were]
My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education. John H. Johnson Parenting
[ Believed Education Faith Great Had Hard Influence Justice Life Mother Passionately She Strong Triumph Ultimate Work]
And it came to me, and I knew what I had to have before my soul would rest. I wanted to belong - to belong to my mother. And in return - I wanted my mother to belong to me. Gloria Vanderbilt
[ Before Belong Came Had Knew Mother Rest Return Soul Wanted Would]
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]
As a child I knew almost nothing, nothing beyond what I had picked up in my grandmother's house. All children, I suppose, come into the world like that, not knowing who they are. V. S. Naipaul
[ Almost Beyond Child Children Come Grandmother Had House Into Knew Knowing Nothing Picked Suppose Up World]
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]
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]
The scab is a traitor to his God, his mother, and his class. Jack London
[ Class God His Mother Traitor]
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]
Just got back from a pleasure trip: I took my mother-in-law to the airport. Henny Youngman Travel
[ Airport Back Got Just Mother-In-Law Pleasure Took Trip]
I wish either my father or my mother, or indeed both of them, as they were in duty both equally bound to it, had minded what they were about when they begot me. Laurence Sterne
[ Both Bound Duty Either Equally Father Had Indeed Minded Mother Them Were Wish]
My mother, sister and I watched through the windows as my father gambled. Tom Berenger
[ Father Gambled Mother Sister Through Watched Windows]
Becoming a mother has helped make me a tougher, stronger writer. Jessica Hagedorn
[ Becoming Helped Make Mother Stronger Tougher Writer]
I was so ugly my mother used to feed me with a sling shot. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Feed Mother Shot Ugly Used]
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]
I went to work with a guy named Matt Fuller, who was a Mothers fan, and low and behold, Arthur was working for him also. We worked together for about six months and decided to strike out on our own. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Also Arthur Behold Decided Fan Fuller Guy Him Low Matt Months Mothers Named Our Out Own Six Strike Together Went Work Worked Working]
My mother's life had been destroyed by the Garland legend. Lorna Luft
[ Been Destroyed Garland Had Legend Life Mother]
My mother liked Jim Reeves. I hated his records. He was unbearable. Diane Abbott
[ Hated His Jim Liked Mother Records Unbearable]
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]
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]
Aristotle uses a mother's love for her child as the prime example of love or friendship. Mortimer Adler
[ Aristotle Child Example Friendship Her Love Mother Prime Uses]
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]
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 like cooking but I don't know much and whenever I enter the kitchen, my mother sends me out! Because whenever I try a dish from a book, it comes out bad. Soundarya
[ Bad Because Book Comes Cooking Dish Enter Kitchen Know Mother Much Out Sends Try Whenever]
My grandmother, she say I shouldn't be playing. I should go to church. Fially, I say I'm going do this, I'm going do it. And she got where she didn't bother me about it. Muddy Waters
[ Bother Church Go Going Got Grandmother Playing Say She Should Where]
Babies don't need fathers, but mothers do. Someone who is taking care of a baby needs to be taken care of. Amy Heckerling Dad
[ Babies Baby Care Fathers Mothers Need Needs Someone Taken Taking]
I probably spend more time with my kids than the average stay-at-home mother. Kirstie Alley
[ Average Kids More Mother Probably Spend Stay-At-Home Than Time]
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 grandmother and I saw an average of eight movies a week, double features, second run. Carol Burnett
[ Average Double Eight Features Grandmother Movies Run Saw Second Week]
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 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]
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]
Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials. Meryl Streep Mom
[ Effect Essentials Everything Gets Motherhood Reduced Very]
Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly. Ambrose Bierce Mom
[ Child Chilly Feeling Garment Mother Sweater Worn]
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is. Ellen DeGeneres Funny
[ Day Five Grandmother Hell Know Miles Now She Sixty Started Walking Where]
I guess I had it made. My mother gave me advice - she taught me that women like to be looked in the eye - and my grandmother gave me condoms. Usher Raymond
[ Advice Condoms Eye Gave Grandmother Guess Had Looked Made Mother She Taught Women]
You know the passage where Scarlett voices her happiness that her mother is dead, so that she can't see what a bad girl Scarlett has become? Well, that's me. Vivien Leigh
[ Bad Become Dead Girl Happiness Her Know Mother Passage Scarlett See She Voices Well Where]
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]
Poverty is the mother of crime. Marcus Aurelius
[ Crime Mother Poverty]
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories. Honore de Balzac Mom
[ Also Beacon Fond Future Guise Happiness Lighting Memories Mother Past Reflected Up]
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]
My mother wanted very much to play tennis; she wanted, most of all, to be a singer and play the piano. John Hawkes
[ Most Mother Much Piano Play She Singer Tennis Very Wanted]
I'm convinced my mother only had sex eight times. Linda Fiorentino
[ Convinced Eight Had Mother Only Sex Times]
If I'd seen a grown man beating a crippled boy, of course I'd intervene. If my father died and left my mother destitute, it's your instinct to take care of her. So when I started to think about it in those terms, it started to make sense to me. Charlie Hunnam
[ Beating Boy Care Course Crippled Destitute Died Father Grown Her Instinct Intervene Left Make Man Mother Seen Sense Started Take Terms Think Those Your]
I 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]
In the beginning, my mother humored me when I told her I wanted to be a reporter. Jessica Savitch
[ Beginning Her Mother Reporter Told Wanted]
What a different world it was when I first sailed for Europe in 1930, with my mother, sister, and brother to spend six months abroad. Gene Tierney
[ Abroad Brother Different Europe First Months Mother Sailed Sister Six Spend World]
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]
I am truly my mother's son. David Geffen Mom
[ Am Mother Son Truly]
The most consistent gift and burden of motherhood is advice. Susan Chira
[ Advice Burden Consistent Gift Most Motherhood]
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]
There's no doubt that becoming a mother was the greatest thing I'll ever do. Kim Basinger
[ Becoming Doubt Ever Greatest Mother Thing]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My mother never saw the irony in calling me a son-of-a-bitch. Jack Nicholson
[ Calling Irony Mother Never Saw]
A society deadened by a smothering network of laws while finding release in moral chaos is not likely to be either happy or stable. Robert Bork
[ Chaos Either Finding Happy Laws Likely Moral Network Release Society Stable While]
Ignorance is the mother of admiration. George Chapman
[ Admiration Ignorance Mother]
My mother is a survivor who's had a lot of things happen in her life that have been very trying. Michael C. Hall
[ Been Had Happen Her Life Lot Mother Survivor Things Trying Very]
I just remembered songs my grandmother taught me, and songs that I learned for the recordings. But, then I learned to speak Italian. When I was there, I hired a professor who stayed with me 24 hours a day. She wouldn't let me speak a word of English. Connie Francis
[ Day English Grandmother Hired Hours Italian Just Learned Professor Recordings Remembered She Songs Speak Stayed Taught Then Word]
Yes, my mother was a singer, and my father played piano and keyboards. They were in a band together, though they also had regular jobs because they had kids and stuff like that. Caroline Corr
[ Also Band Because Father Had Jobs Keyboards Kids Mother Piano Played Regular Singer Stuff Though Together Were Yes]
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]
There are now grandmothers and grandfathers coming to see us because they are of that age, they grew up in the '50s and '60s and they bring their sons and their daughters to hear the songs they heard when they were young. George Thorogood
[ Age Because Bring Coming Daughters Grandfathers Grandmothers Grew Hear Heard Now See Songs Sons Their Up Us Were Young]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My mother had been a country and western singer but when she moved out to Hollywood found it very difficult to get work so when I was born they put me into dance classes and singing classes as soon as I could walk actually. Morgan Brittany
[ Actually Been Born Classes Could Country Dance Difficult Found Get Had Hollywood Into Mother Moved Out Put She Singer Singing Soon Very Walk Western Work]
The 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]
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]
I don't run democracy. I train troops to defend democracy and I happen to be their surrogate father and mother as well as their commanding general. Alfred M. Gray
[ Commanding Defend Democracy Father General Happen Mother Run Surrogate Their Train Troops Well]
Our job is to sell our clients' merchandise... not ourselves. Our job is to kill the cleverness that makes us shine instead of the product. Our job is to simplify, to tear away the unrelated, to pluck out the weeds that are smothering the product message. William Bernbach
[ Away Cleverness Clients Instead Job Kill Makes Merchandise Message Our Ourselves Out Pluck Product Sell Shine Simplify Tear Unrelated Us Weeds]
The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it. Chief Joseph
[ Earth Equal Mother Rights Should Upon]
Ladies and gentlemen, my mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you! George M. Cohan
[ Father Gentlemen Ladies Mother Sister Thank Thanks]
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]
The Vatican is against surrogate mothers. Good thing they didn't have that rule when Jesus was born. Elayne Boosler Mom
[ Against Born Good Jesus Mothers Rule Surrogate Thing Vatican]
They wrapped her up like a baby burrito to show to Mom. Here were a mother and her daughter and I love them both so much. I couldn't wait for Courtney to come to the hospital so I could have all my women together. Al Roker
[ Baby Both Come Could Courtney Daughter Her Here Hospital Love Mom Mother Much Show Them Together Up Wait Were Women Wrapped]
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]
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]
So that what you tend to see is someone like a Rush Limbaugh, he's the classic case because he's the most successful, he didn't sort of like come out of his mother's womb with the highest ratings in the country. Robert McChesney
[ Because Case Classic Come Country Highest His Limbaugh Most Mother Out Ratings Rush See Someone Sort Successful Tend Womb]
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]
I have had to empty two family homes during the last few years - first, the house that had been my grandmother's since 1923, and then my own country home, which we had lived in for over twenty years. Penelope Lively
[ Been Country During Empty Family Few First Grandmother Had Home Homes House Last Lived Over Own Since Then Twenty Two Which Years]
I know many Catholics love God with all their heart. I have genuine respect for anyone who truly has given their life to Christ. We read about Mother Teresa and what a wonderful example she was. Bill McCartney
[ Anyone Catholics Christ Example Genuine Given God Heart Know Life Love Many Mother Read Respect She Teresa Their Truly Wonderful]
Then my mother was taken ill and died and my father took me to St. Mary's. Desmond Dekker
[ Died Father Ill Mary Mother St Taken Then Took]
To my father, business was the highest calling, but to my mother, medicine was the top profession. William Standish Knowles
[ Business Calling Father Highest Medicine Mother Profession Top]
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]
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]
Education is the mother of leadership. Wendell Willkie
[ Education Leadership Mother]
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]
Those market researchers... are playing games with you and me and with this entire country. Their so-called samples of opinion are no more accurate or reliable than my grandmother's big toe was when it came to predicting the weather. Dan Rather
[ Accurate Big Came Country Entire Games Grandmother Market More Opinion Playing Predicting Reliable Researchers Samples So-Called Than Their Those Toe Weather]
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]
The mother-daughter relationship is the most complex. Wynonna Judd
[ Complex Most Relationship]
When my mother signed at MGM, that was the only kind of contract you could sign. There was no such thing as an independent agent. Lorna Luft
[ Agent Contract Could Independent Kind Mgm Mother Only Sign Signed Such Thing]
I've been overwhelmed; I was a single mother for a time. Kelly Lynch
[ Been Mother Overwhelmed Single Time]
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]
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]
My mother, Dorothy Watson, had met my father in a Greek class at Northwestern University. James Cronin
[ Class Dorothy Father Greek Had Met Mother Northwestern University Watson]
My mother gave lots of good advice and had a lot to say. As you get older, you realize everything she said was true. Lenny Kravitz
[ Advice Everything Gave Get Good Had Lot Lots Mother Older Realize Said Say She True]
The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men - from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Bosoms Carry Comes Key Men More Most Mothers Much Our Real Religion Souls Than Their Women World]
You didn't hear the angels singing. It was brought down to Mother Earth, which is where it should be. And that led me to a lot of other reading. Harvey Keitel
[ Angels Brought Down Earth Hear Led Lot Mother Other Reading Should Singing Where Which]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My mother was a very literate person who had educated herself. She had an exceptional vocabulary. Lynn Johnston
[ Educated Exceptional Had Herself Literate Mother Person She Very Vocabulary]
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]
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]
Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed; he who fears corruption fears life. Saul Alinsky
[ Against Bed Child Corrupting Corruption Father Fears Go His Learns Life Mother Off Play Politics Process Time]
My 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 mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors. Maya Angelou
[ Always College Educated Go Ignorance Illiteracy Intelligent Intolerant More Mother Must Professors Said School Some Than Unable Understanding Were]
Tibet is a beautiful and richly endowed region of our great motherland. Jinato Hu
[ Beautiful Endowed Great Motherland Our Region Richly Tibet]
All I am, or can be, I owe to my angel mother. Abraham Lincoln Mom
[ Am Angel Mother Owe]
There are people and nations, Mother, that I would like to say to you by name. I entrust them to you in silence, I entrust them to you in the way that you know best. Pope John Paul II
[ Best Entrust Know Mother Name Nations Say Silence Them Way Would]
I'd like to one day play Amanda, the mother, in The Glass Menagerie. Bernadette Peters
[ Amanda Day Glass Mother Play]
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]
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]
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 was darkly convinced that at age 52 I would kill myself because my mother committed suicide at that age. I was fantasizing that she was waiting for me on the other side of the grave. Spalding Gray
[ Age Because Committed Convinced Grave Kill Mother Myself Other She Side Suicide Waiting Would]
Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends. H. L. Mencken
[ Conscience Ends Mother-In-Law Never Visit Whose]
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]
My father was a schoolteacher and my mother came from a teacher's family. Simon van der Meer
[ Came Family Father Mother Schoolteacher Teacher]
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]
Mothers are all slightly insane. J. D. Salinger
[ Insane Mothers Slightly]
My father was in the coal business in West Virginia. Both dad and mother were, however, originally from Massachusetts; New England, to them, meant the place to go if you really wanted an education. John Knowles
[ Both Business Coal Dad Education England Father Go However Massachusetts Meant Mother New Originally Place Really Them Virginia Wanted Were West]
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]
Working mothers do an hour more per day than working fathers do and working mothers do on average an hour more per day with the kids than working fathers do. James Levine
[ Average Day Fathers Hour Kids More Mothers Per Than Working]
My mother gave me a sense of independence, a sense of total confidence that we could do whatever it was we set out to do. That's how we were raised. Robin Wright Penn
[ Confidence Could Gave How Independence Mother Out Raised Sense Set Total Were Whatever]
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]
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]
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]
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 father and mother - I figured if I could make them laugh, they'd stop fighting. I stole all their material. Jerry Stiller
[ Could Father Fighting Figured Laugh Make Material Mother Stole Stop Their Them]
Sameness is the mother of disgust, variety the cure. Petrarch
[ Cure Disgust Mother Sameness Variety]
There are things that you cannot talk to your mother and father about, there are things that you cannot talk to your children about. Shirley Knight Family
[ Cannot Children Father Mother Talk Things Your]
Never say anything on the phone that you wouldn't want your mother to hear at your trial. Sydney Biddle Barrows
[ Anything Hear Mother Never Phone Say Trial Want Your]
I love my mother. She's my first love. She has been through a lot and is a sole survivor. Missy Elliot
[ Been First Lot Love Mother She Sole Survivor Through]
I want to be more successful as a mother than I am in show business. Celine Dion
[ Am Business More Mother Show Successful Than Want]
When 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]
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]
Freud is the father of psychoanalysis. It has no mother. Germaine Greer
[ Father Freud Mother Psychoanalysis]
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]
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 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 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]
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]
The more we refuse to buy into our inner critics - and our external ones too - the easier it will get to have confidence in our choices, and to feel comfortable with who we are - as women and as mothers. Arianna Huffington
[ Buy Choices Comfortable Confidence Critics Easier External Feel Get Inner Into More Mothers Ones Our Refuse Too Will Women]
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]
Passion has always been important to me. That won't change. What changes in a woman's perspective. I mean, I have two kids now. I'm a single parent balancing motherhood and my career. That changes the equation. Jody Watley
[ Always Balancing Been Career Change Changes Equation Important Kids Mean Motherhood Now Parent Passion Perspective Single Two Woman Won]
The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house. Annie Leibovitz
[ Copy Designed Family Her House Mother Pictures Supposed Together Wall Were]
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]
Blaming mother is just a negative way of clinging to her still. Nancy Friday
[ Blaming Clinging Her Just Mother Negative Still Way]
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]
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]
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]
The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny. Albert Ellis
[ Best Blame Control Decide Destiny Ecology Life Mother Ones Own President Problems Realize Them Which Years Your]
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]
After about six months, I told my mother that I wanted the lessons to stop, and she was intelligent enough not to force me to continue. Besides, the lessons cost money, which was anything but abundant in our household. Georg Solti
[ Abundant After Anything Besides Continue Cost Enough Force Household Intelligent Lessons Money Months Mother Our She Six Stop Told Wanted Which]
It was not always easy because I was always an individual and found it difficult to be one of a group. One person who was very supportive was my father. My mother was great but my father really recognised my individuality and supported me in that. Sharon Stone
[ Always Because Difficult Easy Father Found Great Group Individual Individuality Mother Person Really Recognised Supported Supportive Very]
Jigging veins of rhyming mother wits. Christopher Marlowe
[ Mother Rhyming Veins Wits]
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]
My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles. Hedy Lamarr Beauty
[ Always Anything Aware Beautiful Called Girls Miracles Mother Never Older Plain Should Someone Sometimes Telling Them Ugly Until Weed Works]
For a couple of days after chemotherapy, food tastes really bland, even the best foods. I haven't been sick, but have been a little tired. I haven't lost any weight. Grete Waitz
[ After Any Been Best Bland Chemotherapy Couple Days Even Food Foods Haven Little Lost Really Sick Tastes Tired Weight]
My mother, at least twice, cancelled our family's subscription to the newspaper I was working on, because she was so mad about its treatment of my father. Charles Kuralt
[ Because Cancelled Family Father Least Mad Mother Newspaper Our She Subscription Treatment Twice Working]
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]
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]
Mother's interest in contemporary American artists emerged during the 1920s. David Rockefeller
[ American Artists Contemporary During Emerged Interest Mother]
I've had lots of kids come up and ask for my autograph, I've had a grandmother stop me and ask me if I know a good place to buy underwear. Prince William
[ Ask Autograph Buy Come Good Grandmother Had Kids Know Lots Place Stop Underwear Up]
I remember when my mother pointed to a stone, and she said this was the kind of stone people used to place on the feet of the baby girls to stop them trying to climb away and unbind their feet. Jung Chang
[ Away Baby Climb Feet Girls Kind Mother Place Pointed Remember Said She Stone Stop Their Them Trying Used]
Countries are either mothers or fathers, and engender the emotional bristle secretly reserved for either sire. Edna O'Brien
[ Countries Either Emotional Fathers Mothers Reserved Secretly Sire]
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]
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]
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]
But I got drafted out of high school, and my mother wasn't having it. She was like, you're not about to think that you can just play ball, because if you get hurt, you're going to be out of luck. Shemar Moore
[ Ball Because Drafted Get Going Got Having High Hurt Just Luck Mother Out Play School She Think]
I think of Oprah as a Mother Joseph wannabe, a daytime oracle rewarding the good and punishing the bad. Margaret Carlson
[ Bad Daytime Good Joseph Mother Oprah Oracle Punishing Rewarding Think]
My mother learned that she was carrying me at about the same time the Second World War was declared; with the family talent for magic realism, she once told me she had been to the doctor's on the very day. Angela Carter
[ Been Carrying Day Declared Doctor Family Had Learned Magic Mother Once Realism Same Second She Talent Time Told Very War World]
I was a kid, and I remember my mother singing. She was also a radio soap opera actress, but my mother sang. Ruben Blades
[ Actress Also Kid Mother Opera Radio Remember Sang She Singing Soap]
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]
My mother sent me to psychiatrists since the age of four because she didn't think little boys should be sad. When my brother was born, I stared out the window for days. Can you imagine that? Andy Kaufman
[ Age Because Born Boys Brother Days Four Imagine Little Mother Out Psychiatrists Sad Sent She Should Since Stared Think Window]
My Cape women are generally true to type - big hearted, motherly women who love the sea. My other characters, with the exception of the Portuguese, who I occasionally mention as Cape dwellers, are obviously drawn from the city types one sees in everyday life. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Big Cape Characters City Drawn Dwellers Everyday Exception Generally Hearted Life Love Mention Obviously Occasionally Other Portuguese Sea Sees True Type Types Women]
My mother is a walking miracle. Leonardo DiCaprio
[ Miracle Mother Walking]
You should study not only that you become a mother when your child is born, but also that you become a child. Dogen
[ Also Become Born Child Mother Only Should Study Your]
My mother was determined to make us independent. When I was four years old, she stopped the car a few miles from our house and made me find my own way home across the fields. I got hopelessly lost. Richard Branson
[ Across Car Determined Few Fields Find Four Got Home Hopelessly House Independent Lost Made Make Miles Mother Old Our Own She Stopped Us Way Years]
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]
But I was very, very unhappy because my mother was very charming and generous, but to me, very dominating. Beatrice Wood
[ Because Charming Dominating Generous Mother Unhappy Very]
What a mother sings to the cradle goes all the way down to the coffin. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Coffin Cradle Down Goes Mother Sings Way]
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]
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]
The lullaby is the spell whereby the mother attempts to transform herself back from an ogre to a saint. James Fenton
[ Attempts Back Herself Lullaby Mother Ogre Saint Spell Transform Whereby]
Nothing is old, nothing is new, save the light of grace underneath which beats a human heart. The way of feeling, of understanding, of loving; the way of seeing the country, the faces that your father saw, that your mother knew. The rest is chimerical. Georges Rouault
[ Beats Chimerical Country Faces Father Feeling Grace Heart Human Knew Light Loving Mother New Nothing Old Rest Save Saw Seeing Underneath Understanding Way Which Your]
No man is responsible for his father. That was entirely his mother's affair. Margaret Turnbull Dad
[ Affair Entirely Father His Man Mother Responsible]
My mother is an actress, and she used to drag me from theater to theater and reading to reading. Alicia Keys
[ Actress Drag Mother Reading She Theater Used]
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]
They talked about me as if I were Mother Teresa, and that every time I get a paycheck I go and send it to poor people and that we spend every free moment helping out people less fortunate. That was an enormous exaggeration. Wendie Malick
[ Enormous Every Exaggeration Fortunate Free Get Go Helping Less Moment Mother Out Paycheck Poor Send Spend Talked Teresa Time Were]
It's my mother's engagement ring so I thought it was quite nice because obviously she's not going to be around to share any of the fun and excitement of it all - this was my way of keeping her close to it all. Prince William
[ Any Around Because Close Engagement Excitement Fun Going Her Keeping Mother Nice Obviously Quite Ring Share She Thought Way]
Maybe it's because my mother divorced and my grandmother divorced, so maybe I'm frightened deep down. But then I also feel there is no real need. Why do I need to get married? To reassure me? No I don't need reassurance. Juliette Binoche
[ Also Because Deep Divorced Down Feel Frightened Get Grandmother Married Maybe Mother Need Real Reassurance Reassure Then Why]
Mother's taste was eclectic and ranged from the ancient world to the contemporary from Europe to the U.S. David Rockefeller
[ Ancient Contemporary Eclectic Europe Mother Ranged Taste World]
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 had a very difficult childhood, having seen her own mother kill herself. So she didn't always know how to be the nurturing mother that we all expect we should have. Amy Tan
[ Always Childhood Difficult Expect Had Having Her Herself How Kill Know Mother Nurturing Own Seen She Should Very]
My father was a soldier and my mother was a great mover. She once counted up how many places she had lived in during the first 25 years of her marriage and it came to 20. Mary Wesley
[ Came Counted During Father First Great Had Her How Lived Many Marriage Mother Once Places She Soldier Up Years]
I think God made a woman to be strong and not to be trampled under the feet of men. I've always felt this way because my mother was a very strong woman, without a husband. Little Richard
[ Always Because Feet Felt God Husband Made Men Mother Strong Think Trampled Under Very Way Without Woman]
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]
I had this whole ritual with my mother making the bed with me inside it so I would be invisible. Ahmet Zappa
[ Bed Had Inside Invisible Making Mother Ritual Whole Would]
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]
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]
Please call your second witness, and then call your mother, she worries. Colin Mochrie
[ Call Mother Please Second She Then Witness Worries Your]
My mother's a secretary; my father's an electrician in a mining company. Eva Herzigova
[ Company Father Mining Mother Secretary]
I believe the question now is: who murdered my mother? Sam Sheppard
[ Believe Mother Murdered Now Question]
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 actually made an effort to reject acting, to shove it out of my body, because I didn't want my kids to have an actress as a mother-to have, like, a silly person. Lisa Kudrow
[ Acting Actress Actually Because Body Effort Kids Made Out Person Reject Shove Silly Want]
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]
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]
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]
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 attended Sunday School and then church with my father and mother throughout my childhood. Leverett Saltonstall
[ Attended Childhood Church Father Mother School Sunday Then Throughout]
The latest page I've been working is about the organization of the pantheon of the gods. Who's indebted to whom, how they are related, who screwed whose uncle or grandmother, all of that. Ben Nicholson
[ Been Gods Grandmother How Indebted Latest Organization Page Related Screwed Uncle Whom Whose Working]
Craving, not having, is the mother of a reckless giving of oneself. Eric Hoffer
[ Craving Giving Having Mother Oneself Reckless]
My parents kept the best aspects of the Asian culture, and they Americanized the family. My mother was a great example for me. She was a working mother with a good career. Andrea Jung
[ Americanized Asian Aspects Best Career Culture Example Family Good Great Kept Mother Parents She Working]
Religion is no more the parent of morality than an incubator is the mother of a chicken. Lemuel K. Washburn
[ Chicken Incubator Morality More Mother Parent Religion Than]
I owe much to mother. She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally. David Rockefeller Mom
[ Also Approached Art Emotionally Expert Had Mother Much Owe She Understanding]
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]
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting. John Hume
[ Bit Child Every Family Father Grandmother Growing Her History Interesting Lived Look Lore Mother Parents Picked Quite Their Up Us Which Will]
My 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]
My mother is a singer, still performs today; she's a jazz singer. Jan Hammer
[ Jazz Mother Performs She Singer Still Today]
A mother never realizes that her children are no longer children. Holbrook Jackson
[ Children Her Longer Mother Never Realizes]
I thank God, Jesus, and my Grandmother for being able to support myself and my family. Steven Adler
[ Able Being Family God Grandmother Jesus Myself Support Thank]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I am a grandmother now, and that means age is creeping on, creeping on. Lillie Langtry
[ Age Am Creeping Grandmother Means Now]
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]
My mother always wanted me to be glamorous. When I thought about that, it really fired me up, and once I lost all those pounds, I started to feel really good about myself. Etta James
[ Always Feel Fired Glamorous Good Lost Mother Myself Once Pounds Really Started Those Thought Up Wanted]
The more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people. Noam Chomsky
[ Aliens Control Crime Fear Immigrants Increase More Mothers Welfare]
What does the truth matter? Haven't we mothers all given our sons a taste for lies, lies which from the cradle upwards lull them, reassure them, send them to sleep: lies as soft and warm as a breast! Georges Bernanos
[ Cradle Does Given Haven Lies Lull Matter Mothers Our Reassure Send Sleep Soft Sons Taste Them Truth Upwards Warm Which]
I'm a 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]
My mother took my picture to a model agency and the rest is history. Angie Everhart
[ Agency History Model Mother Picture Rest Took]
Mostly, I spend my time being a mother to my two children, working in my organic garden, raising masses of sweet peas, being passionately involved in conservation, recycling and solar energy. Blythe Danner
[ Being Children Conservation Energy Garden Involved Masses Mostly Mother Organic Passionately Peas Raising Recycling Solar Spend Sweet Time Two Working]
Mother beat the hell out of us. She'd have wild outbursts. Burt Lancaster
[ Beat Hell Mother Out Outbursts She Us Wild]
When I started to sing, my mother would have me engaged to perform at the Women's Christian Temperance Union national or annual meetings. I would hate doing this because I wanted to play baseball or go off skiing. Maureen Forrester
[ Annual Baseball Because Christian Doing Engaged Go Hate Meetings Mother National Off Perform Play Sing Skiing Started Temperance Union Wanted Women Would]
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]
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]
The truth of the matter is, you lose a parent to murder when you're 10 years old, and in fact at the time of the murder you hate your lost parent, my mother in my case. James Ellroy
[ Case Fact Hate Lose Lost Matter Mother Murder Old Parent Time Truth Years Your]
She is descended from a long line that her mother listened to. Gypsy Rose Lee
[ Descended Her Line Listened Long Mother She]
My parents divorced when I was born, and my mother is a political science professor, like a feminist Mormon, which is sort of an oxymoron. Eliza Dushku
[ Born Divorced Feminist Mormon Mother Oxymoron Parents Political Professor Science Sort Which]
God pardons like a mother, who kisses the offense into everlasting forgiveness. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Everlasting Forgiveness God Into Kisses Mother Offense Pardons]
And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see - or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read. Alice Walker
[ Anonymously Could Creative Flower Grandmothers Handed Hoped Letter More Mothers Never Often Our Plainly Read Sealed See Seed Spark Than Themselves]
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]
Mothers are the necessity of invention. Bill Watterson Mom
[ Invention Mothers Necessity]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Don't smother each other. No one can grow in the shade. Leo Buscaglia
[ Each Grow Other Shade Smother]
Even though mother's issues are not front page news, they touch us all personally, some more than others, and I believe passionately in the power of grassroots engagement. Joan Blades
[ Believe Engagement Even Front Grassroots Issues More Mother News Others Page Passionately Personally Power Some Than Though Touch Us]
I still have my bad days when I think I'm not getting everything I deserve. But those pass quickly once my Mother gets on the phone and says, 'listen, we used to eat rocks and walk 80 miles a day to school. Bonnie Hunt
[ Bad Day Days Deserve Eat Everything Gets Getting Listen Miles Mother Once Pass Phone Quickly Rocks Says School Still Think Those Used Walk]
My mother was against me being an actress - until I introduced her to Frank Sinatra. Angie Dickinson Funny
[ Actress Against Being Frank Her Introduced Mother Sinatra Until]
My grandfather was Catholic; my grandmother, Jewish. Crossing over from Bavaria, as immigrants to the United States, the ship started to sink. My grandmother jumped overboard. My grandfather followed, to save this girl he had never met. Emanuel Celler
[ Catholic Crossing Followed Girl Grandfather Grandmother Had Immigrants Jewish Jumped Met Never Over Overboard Save Ship Sink Started States United]
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]
I was eating in a Chinese restaurant downtown. There was a dish called Mother and Child Reunion. It's chicken and eggs. And I said, I gotta use that one. Paul Simon
[ Called Chicken Child Chinese Dish Downtown Eating Eggs Gotta Mother Restaurant Reunion Said Use]
I imagine a lot of people tune in simply to watch reporters get bitch-slapped by Mother Nature, and frankly, who can blame them? Anderson Cooper
[ Blame Frankly Get Imagine Lot Mother Nature Reporters Simply Them Tune Watch]
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]
People come up to me as I leave the stage after a performance and tell me tey saw my mother onstage with me every time I sing. I keep a sense of humor about it. Lorna Luft
[ After Come Every Humor Keep Leave Mother Onstage Performance Saw Sense Sing Stage Tell Time Up]
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]
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]
For every Mother Teresa, there's a Jeffrey Dahmer. Joe Mantegna
[ Every Mother Teresa]
The ideal mother, like the ideal marriage, is a fiction. Milton R. Sapirstein
[ Fiction Ideal Marriage Mother]
By the time I was four, I would walk around the corner and wait at a local streetcar stop, get on the streetcar with somebody who looked like they could be my mother and go to the end of the line. Maureen Forrester
[ Around Corner Could End Four Get Go Line Local Looked Mother Somebody Stop Streetcar Time Wait Walk Would]
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying 'My mother, drunk or sober.' Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Case Country Desperate Drunk Ever Except Mother Patriot Right Saying Sober Thing Think Would Wrong]
Because I am a mother, I am capable of being shocked: as I never was when I was not one. Margaret Atwood
[ Am Because Being Capable Mother Never Shocked]
I do not like broccoli. And I haven't liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I'm President of the United States and I'm not going to eat any more broccoli. George H. W. Bush
[ Any Broccoli Eat Going Haven Kid Liked Little Made More Mother President Since States United]
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]
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]
I hope my tongue in prune juice smothers, If I belittle dogs and mothers. Ogden Nash
[ Belittle Dogs Hope Juice Mothers Prune Tongue]
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]
Actually, my mother and Alfie came for three weeks' Christmas vacation and stayed for 21 years. I guess my mother never went back because she was lonely. Frank McCourt
[ Actually Alfie Back Because Came Christmas Guess Lonely Mother Never She Stayed Three Vacation Weeks Went Years]
Being a mother adds another emotional dimension, a feel for children that I didn't have before I had one. They were a pain before. Julie Walters
[ Adds Another Before Being Children Dimension Emotional Feel Had Mother Pain Were]
My grandmother played the piano, and I used to toddle over there and pick out little things that sounded good to me. Billy Strayhorn
[ Good Grandmother Little Out Over Piano Pick Played Sounded Things Used]
I don't believe in messing with mother-nature too much. Janine Turner
[ Believe Messing Much Too]
My father's father came from Russia; my mother came from Romania. Herbie Mann
[ Came Father Mother Romania Russia]
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]
My mother was a regular church-goer and was very tolerant. Emma Bonino
[ Mother Regular Tolerant Very]
My mother would put me on a wooden box at the stove and tell me to call her if certain things would happen. Like if the steam turns blue, that is danger! Paul Prudhomme
[ Blue Box Call Certain Danger Happen Her Mother Put Steam Stove Tell Things Turns Wooden Would]
My mother 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]
The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all. Benjamin Spock
[ After Babies Best Bringing Children Come Conclusion Different Doing Fathers Feel Good Instinctively Methods More Mothers Studied Their Up]
I'd like to be a wife and mother. I guess I'll know Mr. Right when I meet him. Marcia Cross
[ Guess Him Know Meet Mother Mr Right Wife]
I said 'Brian, no one is going to respect me as a mother after this.' He said, 'oh no, yes they will, this is a movie, don't worry about it.' But they're not. Nia Long
[ After Brian Going Mother Movie Oh Respect Said Will Worry Yes]
My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company. Christie Hefner Mom
[ Company Could Even Larger Mother Run Thinks]
Better a serpent than a stepmother! Euripides
[ Better Serpent Stepmother Than]
The most memorable night of The Judy Garland Show for me was the night my mother pulled me out of the audience and sang to me onstage. Lorna Luft
[ Audience Garland Judy Memorable Most Mother Night Onstage Out Pulled Sang Show]
My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I don't need another plaque. Denzel Washington Mom
[ Another Award Gives God Man Mother Need Reward Tell Used]
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]
Geisha because when I was living in Japan, I met a fellow whose mother was a geisha, and I thought that was kind of fascinating and ended up reading about the subject just about the same time I was getting interested in writing fiction. Arthur Golden
[ Because Ended Fascinating Fellow Fiction Geisha Getting Interested Japan Just Kind Living Met Mother Reading Same Subject Thought Time Up Whose Writing]
My mother is still battling alcoholism. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Alcoholism Battling Mother Still]
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]
When you grow up your mother says, 'Wear rubbers or you'll catch cold.' When you become an adult you discover that you have the right not to wear rubbers and to see if you catch cold or not. It's something like that. Diane Arbus
[ Adult Become Catch Cold Discover Grow Mother Right Says See Something Up Wear Your]
I punched my mother out once. Charles Manson
[ Mother Once Out Punched]
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]
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi... has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for. Thurgood Marshall
[ Anyone Baby Black Born Challenge Child Exactly Goal Mississippi Mother Person Rights Same Say State States True United Wealthiest White Working Worth]
I got nothing. I got my shoes and my pants. I'm staying with a friend. I stop by my mother's every once in a while to get my calls. I don't want to be anywhere anybody can find me. Marc Wallice
[ Anybody Anywhere Calls Every Find Friend Get Got Mother Nothing Once Pants Shoes Staying Stop Want While]
Lorna was quite young when her mother died, and I think she's blocked out some of the memories. I talked to her a little bit about that, but I wasn't prepared to go around and poke and hurt her. Judy Davis
[ Around Bit Blocked Died Go Her Hurt Little Memories Mother Out Poke Prepared Quite She Some Talked Think Young]
These same people seem to forget that mother also took a lot of chances with the type of roles she played. Isabella Rossellini
[ Also Chances Forget Lot Mother Played Roles Same Seem She These Took Type]
Who I really am is the mother of six kids and Woody's wife. Anne Northup
[ Am Kids Mother Really Six Wife Woody]
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]
I nursed men back to sanity who were driven to despair. I solicited clothes for the ragged children, for the desperate mothers. I laid out the dead, the martyrs of the strike. Mary Harris Jones
[ Back Children Clothes Dead Despair Desperate Driven Laid Martyrs Men Mothers Nursed Out Ragged Sanity Solicited Strike Were]
We've accumulated a lot of things over the years and many things from our grandmother. Hopefully it'll be all right. I really don't want to cry, but I can't help it. Dorothy Fields
[ Accumulated Cry Grandmother Help Hopefully Lot Many Our Over Really Right Things Want Years]
Michael Jackson has some contact with his mother. I know she is involved with the children. Martin Bashir
[ Children Contact His Involved Jackson Know Michael Mother She Some]
My mother bought a piano, put it in the front room, and I just started writing my songs. Joan Armatrading
[ Bought Front Just Mother Piano Put Room Songs Started Writing]
I used to think it a pity that her mother rather than she had not thought of birth control. Muriel Spark
[ Birth Control Had Her Mother Pity Rather She Than Think Thought Used]
And getting older, what's happening is, I play only mothers. Sonia Braga
[ Getting Happening Mothers Older Only Play]
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]
Mother Firefly is the kind of character I've always wanted to play. She's larger than life, terribly tragic, and capable of a lot of love. Leslie Easterbrook
[ Always Capable Character Kind Larger Life Lot Love Mother Play She Terribly Than Tragic Wanted]
Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed of evil in the hearts of mortals, especially in the more thoughtful men, which makes them dissatisfied with their own lot and envious of another s. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Another Dissatisfied Envious Especially Evil Hearts Lot Makes Men More Mortals Mother Nature Own Seed Several Sown Stepmother Than Their Them Thoughtful Ways Which]
When a woman gives birth to a child, the child needs to be able to digest the mother's milk; but when this child is old enough to begin to eat other foods, there is some switching off of this ability to consume milk. Marvin Harris
[ Ability Able Begin Birth Child Consume Digest Eat Enough Foods Gives Milk Mother Needs Off Old Other Some Switching Woman]
It's the kind of clothes that mothers and daughters can wear, in terms of concept... It's not about age. It's about taste, and it's about lifestyle. I believe women of all ages can wear anything. Ralph Lauren
[ Age Ages Anything Believe Clothes Concept Daughters Kind Lifestyle Mothers Taste Terms Wear Women]
That MySpace is the story of the year. Everyone but my mother is on it. Dane Cook
[ Everyone Mother Story Year]
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]
Without Khomeini, we would not be where we are. What a pity that, when pregnant with him, his mother did not choose to have an abortion. Oriana Fallaci
[ Abortion Choose Did Him His Khomeini Mother Pity Pregnant Where Without Would]
One thing all stage mothers share is an overpowering ambition for their daughters. Lawrence Welk
[ Ambition Daughters Mothers Overpowering Share Stage Their Thing]
Let's take care of mothers and infants first, and then let's see what's left over for everybody over 50. I'm over 50. If I get sick, I would rather have money spent on children before it's spent on me. Richard Dooling
[ Before Care Children Everybody First Get Infants Left Money Mothers Over Rather See Sick Spent Take Then Would]
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]
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 had a dozen years to act before starting a family then found that motherhood dwarfed everything else. Once or twice a year, I take a project that appeals to me for its redeeming social value. Sissy Spacek
[ Act Appeals Before Dozen Dwarfed Else Everything Family Found Had Motherhood Once Project Redeeming Social Starting Take Then Twice Value Year Years]
People in England were coming up to me, saying, My mother and father turned me on to your music. This happened to me 20 years ago. When I was 40 they were saying that. Roy Ayers
[ Ago Coming England Father Happened Mother Music Saying Turned Up Were Years Your]
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]
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]
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]
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]
The doctor's name was Sylvia. I told her she'd have a problem with me because Sylvia was my mother's name. Paul Lynde
[ Because Doctor Her Mother Name Problem She Sylvia Told]
My mother is my manager and so knows exactly what I do and so on. Jonathan Brandis
[ Exactly Knows Manager Mother]
One of the greatest gifts my brother and I received from my mother was her love of literature and language. With their boundless energy, libraries open the door to these worlds and so many others. I urge young and old alike to embrace all that libraries have to offer. Caroline Kennedy
[ Alike Boundless Brother Door Embrace Energy Gifts Greatest Her Language Libraries Literature Love Many Mother Offer Old Open Others Received Their These Urge Worlds Young]
Ban partial-birth abortion except to save mother's life. Jerry Weller
[ Abortion Ban Except Life Mother Save]
Good mothers know that their relationship with each of their children is like a movable feast, constantly changing and evolving. Sue Woodman
[ Changing Children Constantly Each Evolving Feast Good Know Mothers Movable Relationship Their]
The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father. Samuel Taylor Coleridge Mom
[ Between Father Heart Heavenly Light Love Mother Softer Veil]
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]
Just before my final year of high school, my brother, sister and I moved with my mother to San Francisco. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Before Brother Final Francisco High Just Mother Moved San School Sister Year]
My mother told me on several different occasions that she was livin' her dream vicariously through me. She once said that I was getting' to do all the things that she would have wanted to have done. Buck Owens Mom
[ Different Done Dream Getting Her Livin Mother Occasions Once Said Several She Things Through Told Vicariously Wanted Would]
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]
Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the career ladder nonexistent. Barbara Ehrenreich Mom
[ Ago Brash Career Century Ever Feminists Ladder Lousy Moral Motherhood Nobody Nonexistent Out Pay Pedestal Pointed Putting Some Take Thought Until]
My mother said, Don't worry abot what people think now. Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you've done well. Lord Mountbatten
[ Children Done Grandchildren Mother Now Said Think Well Whether Will Worry Your]
I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood. Susie Bright Parenting
[ Child Childhood Had Healing Idea Mothering Own Sadness Would]
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]
Language is the mother of thought, not its handmaiden. Karl Kraus
[ Handmaiden Language Mother Thought]
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]
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]
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]
Be able to confide your innermost secrets to your mother and your innermost fears to your father. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Able Confide Father Fears Innermost Mother Secrets Your]
I had a little insight into life that most kids probably didn't have. My mother was a schoolteacher, and my father was a social worker. Through his eyes I saw the underside of society. Charles Kuralt
[ Eyes Father Had His Insight Into Kids Life Little Most Mother Probably Saw Schoolteacher Social Society Through Worker]
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]
The Iraqi forces are conducting the Mother of all Retreats. Dick Cheney
[ Conducting Forces Iraqi Mother Retreats]
Our father died when we were very young, so our mother raised six kids. We saw the world filtered through her eyes, being a minority woman raising six kids. Gilbert Hernandez
[ Being Died Eyes Father Filtered Her Kids Minority Mother Our Raised Raising Saw Six Through Very Were Woman World Young]
My mother loved the Bible. Goldie Hawn
[ Bible Loved Mother]
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]
Beware of monotony; it's the mother of all the deadly sins. Edith Wharton
[ Beware Deadly Monotony Mother Sins]
As an artist, I want to interpret my feelings - not run across the street and ask what my mother thinks. Ralph Bakshi
[ Across Artist Ask Feelings Interpret Mother Run Street Thinks Want]
The Dalai Lama said that he thinks mother's love is the best symbol for love and compassion, because it is totally disinterested. Richard Gere
[ Because Best Compassion Dalai Disinterested Lama Love Mother Said Symbol Thinks Totally]
My mother carried on and supported us; her ambition had been to write poetry and songs. Philip Levine
[ Ambition Been Carried Had Her Mother Poetry Songs Supported Us Write]
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]
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]
I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet, there would be no more wars. E. M. Forster Mom
[ Am Could Meet More Mothers Nations Sure Various Wars 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 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 natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children. Jessica Lange Mom
[ Become Center Children Longer Mother Motherhood Natural Own Position Relinquish State Universe Unselfishness Your]
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]
Who deserves more credit than the wife of a coal miner? Mother was one. Merle Travis
[ Coal Credit Deserves Miner More Mother Than Wife]
I 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 was brought up by my mother and my two sisters, although they're older than me and fled the nest very young, so I was technically raised as an only child, but I was very much loved. Gary Oldman
[ Although Brought Child Fled Loved Mother Much Nest Older Only Raised Sisters Technically Than Two Up Very Young]
Power doesn't have to be on such a big scale for powerful things to occur. Within your own home, you can be a powerful woman as a mother, influencing your children's lives. Jill Scott
[ Big Children Home Influencing Lives Mother Occur Own Power Powerful Scale Such Things Within Woman Your]
I stand on the shoulders of countless people, yet there is one extraordinary person who is my life aspiration - that person is my mother, Celina Sotomayor. Sonia Sotomayor
[ Aspiration Countless Extraordinary Life Mother Person Shoulders Stand Yet]
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]
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]
Far from being the product of a democratic revolution and of an opposition to English institutions, the constitution of the United States was the result of a powerful reaction against democracy, and in favor of the traditions of the mother country. John Acton
[ Against Being Constitution Country Democracy Democratic English Far Favor Institutions Mother Opposition Powerful Product Reaction Result Revolution States Traditions United]
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]
No one knew me until I met my wife Lulu. Lulu's mother used to ask, Which one is Maurice? For six months she thought Lulu was dating Barry. Maurice Gibb
[ Ask Barry Dating Knew Lulu Maurice Met Months Mother She Six Thought Until Used Which Wife]
The workplace should have a place where the kids can visit. They should have places at the mother's or the father's work where professionals can have their kids visit them whenever they feel like it. Eric Braeden
[ Father Feel Kids Mother Place Places Professionals Should Their Them Visit Whenever Where Work Workplace]
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]
Poverty may be the mother of crime, but lack of good sense is the father. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Crime Father Good Lack May Mother Poverty Sense]
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. Oprah Winfrey
[ Biology Least Makes Mother Someone]
I think what I came through is great, but my son can take it to another level, not having to fight racism. His mother's a Norwegian and I'm mixed up four or five times, so he can face the world. James Brown
[ Another Came Face Fight Five Four Great Having His Level Mixed Mother Norwegian Racism Son Take Think Through Times Up World]
My dad was like a stage mother he always pushed me to do what I wanted. Jim Carrey
[ Always Dad Mother Pushed Stage Wanted]
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]
It is impossible to read for pleasure from something to which you are both father and mother, born in such travail that the writer despises the thing that enslaved him. Jim Bishop
[ Born Both Despises Enslaved Father Him Impossible Mother Pleasure Read Something Such Thing Travail Which Writer]
My 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]
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 have no problems with private schools. I graduated from one and so did my mother. Private schools are useful and we often use public funds to pay for their infrastructures and other common needs. Jim Clyburn
[ Common Did Funds Graduated Mother Needs Often Other Pay Private Problems Public Schools Their Use Useful]
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 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]
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 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]
The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found. Calvin Trillin Food
[ Been Family Found Leftovers Meal Most Mother Never Nothing Original Remarkable Served She Thing Thirty Years]
I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds. Joan Rivers
[ Beds Blame Bunk Goes Husband Life Man Mother Poor Sex She Slept Three Told Top Underneath Woman Years]
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]
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]
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 began with waking up and loving my mother's face. George Eliot Mom
[ Began Face Life Loving Mother Up Waking]
My mother had lots and lots of children who didn't survive. Dom DeLuise
[ Children Had Lots Mother Survive]
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]
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 mother's incredibly giving, almost too giving at times. And, my dad is a real logical person. He's got logic for every situation. They've been married for 24 years, so there was that stability, also. I really learned to think on my own at a very young age. Brian Austin Green
[ Age Almost Also Been Dad Every Giving Got Incredibly Learned Logic Logical Married Mother Own Person Real Really Situation Stability Think Times Too Very Years Young]
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]
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]
When Courtney's mother and I first separated I tried to be Disney Dad, showering her with gifts, trips and then I snapped out of it. You don't have to try to impress your kids. If they're not getting what they need from you, they will let you know. Al Roker
[ Courtney Dad Disney First Getting Gifts Her Impress Kids Know Mother Need Out Separated Showering Snapped Then Tried Trips Try Will Your]
As much as I transferred my mother to Elizabeth Shore of The Black Dahlia, as much as her dad mutated into an obsession with crime in general, well, I have thought about other things throughout the years. James Ellroy
[ Black Crime Dad Elizabeth General Her Into Mother Much Obsession Other Shore Things Thought Throughout Transferred Well Years]
My mother-in-law was with me during all four of my births and when she was sitting next to me holding my hand during the cesareans, well, I craved that. Patricia Heaton
[ Births Craved During Four Hand Holding Mother-In-Law Next She Sitting Well]
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]
I loved my mother, she's a good girl. Charles Manson
[ Girl Good Loved Mother She]
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]
My grandmother was a minister as well, which was not that common in the 1930s. Colin Firth
[ Common Grandmother Minister Well Which]
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]
It is better for a woman to compete impersonally in society, as men do, than to compete for dominance in her own home with her husband, compete with her neighbors for empty status, and so smother her son that he cannot compete at all. Betty Friedan
[ Better Cannot Compete Dominance Empty Her Home Husband Men Neighbors Own Smother Society Son Status Than Woman]
The causes of youth violence are working parents who put their kids into daycare, the teaching of evolution in the schools, and working mothers who take birth control pills. Tom DeLay
[ Birth Causes Control Evolution Into Kids Mothers Parents Pills Put Schools Take Teaching Their Violence Working Youth]
People in cities may forget the soil for as long as a hundred years, but Mother Nature's memory is long and she will not let them forget indefinitely. Henry Cantwell Wallace Nature
[ Cities Forget Hundred Indefinitely Long May Memory Mother Nature She Soil Them Will Years]
Thank God for your mother. David O. Selznick
[ God Mother Thank Your]
That strong mother doesn't tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in. Lauryn Hill
[ Cub Get Her Living Mother Reality Says She Son Stay Strong Tell Toughen Up Weak Wolves]
Stravinsky used Mother Goose. He was influenced by Mother Goose, indirectly, but very beautifully. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Beautifully Goose Indirectly Influenced Mother Stravinsky Used Very]
They claim this mother of ours, the Earth, for their own use, and fence their neighbors away from her, and deface her with their buildings and their refuse. Sitting Bull Environmental
[ Away Buildings Claim Earth Fence Her Mother Neighbors Ours Own Refuse Their Use]
I'm just afraid I'm gonna miss it all... being married... being a mother. Karen Carpenter
[ Afraid Being Gonna Just Married Miss Mother]
Motherhood in all its guises and permutations is more art than science. Melinda M. Marshall
[ Art Guises More Motherhood Science Than]
I would never have gone anywhere if it hadn't been for Mother's faith and support. Patsy Cline
[ Anywhere Been Faith Gone Hadn Mother Never Support Would]
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]
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]
My mother's studies stopped with the third year of primary school, my father with the first. They taught me a deep sense of duty. But nobody was involved in politics in my family. Emma Bonino
[ Deep Duty Family Father First Involved Mother Nobody Politics Primary School Sense Stopped Studies Taught Third Year]
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]
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]
My mother insisted that I have a normal upbringing. James MacArthur
[ Insisted Mother Normal Upbringing]
Probably my mother's life was prolonged beyond that of a long-lived family by her coming to Australia in middle life; and if I ever had any tendency to consumption, the climate must have helped me. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Any Australia Beyond Climate Coming Consumption Ever Family Had Helped Her Life Middle Mother Must Probably Prolonged Tendency]
I do not believe in God because I do not believe in Mother Goose. Clarence Darrow
[ Because Believe God Goose Mother]
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]
For the purposes of the play, it was perfect to be able to use that and the stresses and strains that there were. At the end of the play, the mother realizes the terrible things she had done. Fay Wray
[ Able Done End Had Mother Perfect Play Purposes Realizes She Strains Stresses Terrible Things Use Were]
Tell mother, tell mother, I died for my country... useless... useless. John Wilkes Booth
[ Country Died Mother Tell Useless]
This familiarity with a respected physician and my appreciation of his work, or the tragedy I experienced with the long, tormented agony and death of my mother might have influenced me in wanting to study medicine. It was not the case. Albert Claude
[ Agony Appreciation Case Death Experienced Familiarity His Influenced Long Medicine Might Mother Physician Respected Study Tormented Tragedy Wanting Work]
If I wasn't bound to Brooklyn, due to my own personal reasons like taking care of my mother and the fact that this is where the band is based, I would probably move to Iceland. Peter Steele
[ Band Based Bound Brooklyn Care Due Fact Iceland Mother Move Own Personal Probably Reasons Taking Where Would]
I was angry about the fact that my father would beat my mother on a daily basis, that my mother would take it in turn and beat on me. I was an abused child. I was mad about all those things, very bitter and very angry. Rick James
[ Abused Angry Basis Beat Bitter Child Daily Fact Father Mad Mother Take Things Those Turn Very Would]
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]
Clearly, society has a tremendous stake in insisting on a woman's natural fitness for the career of mother: the alternatives are all too expensive. Ann Oakley Fitness
[ Alternatives Career Clearly Expensive Fitness Insisting Mother Natural Society Stake Too Tremendous Woman]
Irish is the prominent nationality in the family, but beyond that, I really don't know. I see a lot of artistic or creative influence coming through on my mother's side. William Wiley
[ Artistic Beyond Coming Creative Family Influence Irish Know Lot Mother Nationality Prominent Really See Side Through]
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]
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]
A man never sees all that his mother has been to him until it's too late to let her know that he sees it. William Dean Howells
[ Been Her Him His Know Late Man Mother Never Sees Too Until]
I used to think that my mother got into arguments with people because they didn't understand her English, because she was Chinese. Amy Tan
[ Arguments Because Chinese English Got Her Into Mother She Think Understand Used]
My grandmother though, began to prepare in her own neurotic - and I think psychotic - way to face racism. So she taught us to be racist, which is something I had to undo later when I got to Michigan, you know. James Earl Jones
[ Began Face Got Grandmother Had Her Know Later Michigan Neurotic Own Prepare Psychotic Racism She Something Taught Think Though Undo Us Way Which]
France, mother of arts, of warfare, and of laws. Joachim du Bellay
[ Arts France Laws Mother Warfare]
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]
Now, as always, the most automated appliance in a household is the mother. Beverly Jones
[ Always Appliance Automated Household Most Mother Now]
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]
You must be ready to give up everything, not only material attachments but also human attachments - father, mother, wife, children - everything that you have. But the one thing which you have to abandon unconditionally is your self. Bede Griffiths
[ Abandon Also Attachments Children Everything Father Give Human Material Mother Must Only Ready Self Thing Unconditionally Up Which Wife Your]
I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That's why people love me. Art Linkletter Mom
[ American Bible Dogs Fearlessly Flag Love Motherhood Small Stand Why]
I always knew the importance of it, since I was three or four years old my mother used to feed me wine and water. I grew up with wine as liquid food. Robert Mondavi
[ Always Feed Food Four Grew Importance Knew Liquid Mother Old Since Three Up Used Water Wine Years]
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]
I'm immensely grateful for the precious gift my mother has given me. She is my hero today and every day. Steven Cojocaru
[ Day Every Gift Given Grateful Hero Immensely Mother Precious She Today]
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]
I grew up in a very open-minded family. My father died when I was very little, so my mother was really, really incredibly busy trying to provide for us. Sonia Braga
[ Busy Died Family Father Grew Incredibly Little Mother Open-Minded Provide Really Trying Up Us Very]
This universe can very well be expressed in words and syllables which are not those of one's mother tongue. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Expressed Mother Syllables Those Tongue Universe Very Well Which Words]
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]
I have a different mentality when it comes to catering to a man, I just won't allow it. Don't get me wrong, I'll do for you but I'm not taking care of no man and catering to him for life; he better be bringing something to the table. I learned that from my mother and my grandmother. Teena Marie
[ Allow Better Bringing Care Catering Comes Different Get Grandmother Him Just Learned Life Man Mentality Mother Something Table Taking Won Wrong]
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]
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]
My father was always telling himself no one was perfect, not even my mother. Broderick Crawford Dad
[ Always Even Father Himself Mother Perfect Telling]
My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother. Wilma Rudolph
[ Again Believed Doctor Mother Never Told Walk Would]
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]
Silence is the mother of truth. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Mother Silence Truth]
My mother was a housewife but she was also an artist. My father was an electrical engineer. James Cameron
[ Also Artist Electrical Engineer Father Housewife Mother She]
Obviously Victoria and Mel B have become mothers and there is a part of me that wants to be a mum. Geri Halliwell
[ Become Mel Mothers Mum Obviously Part Victoria Wants]
My grandfather was in a barbershop quartet and my grandmother was in a gospel quartet with her sisters. Kevin Richardson
[ Gospel Grandfather Grandmother Her Quartet Sisters]
My mother'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]
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]
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]
Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare To lessen or misunderstand. Helen Hunt Jackson Mom
[ Dare God Lessen Man May Misunderstand Motherhood Price Priced]
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]
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]
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]
The images I like best are parts of series that I've started, in some cases, with the pregnancies of the mothers of the children in question, and I continue that series right on through the birth of children to the child that resulted from that first pregnancy. Jock Sturges
[ Best Birth Cases Child Children Continue First Images Mothers Parts Pregnancies Pregnancy Question Resulted Right Series Some Started Through]
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]
After the crash happened, I was so humiliated and embarrassed. I thought of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers, that they must hate me. Tracey Gold
[ After Against Crash Drivers Drunk Embarrassed Happened Hate Humiliated Mothers Must Thought]
My mother was like a sister to me, only we didn't have sex quite so often. Emo Philips
[ Mother Often Only Quite Sex Sister]
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]
My mother taught me to read. Fiona Shaw
[ Mother Read Taught]
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 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]
With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood. Isadora Duncan Mom
[ Glory Motherhood Pay Price]
I used to listen to the soap operas with my grandmother. Bob Edwards
[ Grandmother Listen Operas Soap Used]
I got a part as a chorus girl in a show called Every Sailor and I had fun doing it. Mother didn't really approve of it, through. James Cagney
[ Approve Called Chorus Doing Every Fun Girl Got Had Mother Part Really Sailor Show Through]
A mother's got to be there to raise the children. That's all there is to it. I feel badly for those mothers who work hard, and can't do it all the time. Eric Braeden
[ Badly Children Feel Got Hard Mother Mothers Raise Those Time Work]
My mother came from St. Thomas. I heard that melody and all I did was actually adapt it. I made my adaptation of sort of an island traditional melody. It did become sort of my trademark tune. Sonny Rollins
[ Actually Adapt Adaptation Become Came Did Heard Island Made Melody Mother Sort St Thomas Trademark Traditional Tune]
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]
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]
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]
Fear is the mother of foresight. Thomas Hardy
[ Fear Foresight Mother]
I heard someone in opposition to reform last night criticize the president for saying it's their money. They said it's not their money; it's my mother's money. Well that's what's wrong with the system. Johnny Isakson
[ Criticize Heard Last Money Mother Night Opposition President Reform Said Saying Someone System Their Well Wrong]
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso. Pablo Picasso Mom
[ Became Become General Instead Monk Mother Painter Picasso Pope Said Soldier Will]
Anyone who doesn't miss the past never had a mother. Gregory Nunn
[ Anyone Had Miss Mother Never Past]
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]
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]
Even a secret agent can't lie to a Jewish mother. Peter Malkin
[ Agent Even Jewish Lie Mother Secret]
My father was a sergeant with the Connecticut state police. My mother was a hairstylist. Michael Bergin
[ Connecticut Father Mother Police Sergeant State]
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 started out as a very young girl in Hollywood doing westerns portraying a mother with a couple of kids. Dorothy Malone
[ Couple Doing Girl Hollywood Kids Mother Out Portraying Started Very Westerns Young]
Every man must define his identity against his mother. If he does not, he just falls back into her and is swallowed up. Camille Paglia Mom
[ Against Back Define Does Every Falls Her His Identity Into Just Man Mother Must Swallowed Up]
Poetry is the mother-tongue of the human race. Johann G. Hamann
[ Human Poetry Race]
It was good for us, I suppose. Those kinds of times produce qualities in us that make us better for having had them. My parents were not getting along. My mother was quite intolerant of friendships that were being developed. Fay Wray
[ Along Being Better Developed Friendships Getting Good Had Having Intolerant Kinds Make Mother Parents Produce Qualities Quite Suppose Them Those Times Us Were]
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]
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]
My training in Science of Mind had begun with my mother. She took me to a different church every Sunday, and she encouraged me to question the minister afterward. Esther Williams
[ Afterward Begun Church Different Encouraged Every Had Mind Minister Mother Question Science She Sunday Took Training]
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]
My mother always said don't marry for money, divorce for money. Wendy Liebman
[ Always Divorce Marry Money Mother Said]
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]
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]
The only ones who like Milton Berle are his mother - and the public. Walter Winchell
[ Berle His Milton Mother Ones Only Public]
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]
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]
Night is the mother of counsels. George Herbert
[ Counsels Mother Night]
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]
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 is Ukrainian. She immigrated to the U.S. from Canada as a child. Bob Schaffer
[ Canada Child Mother She Ukrainian]
Necessity, the mother of invention. George Farquhar
[ Invention Mother Necessity]
I have to keep reminding myself that I am their mother. Sometimes we are sitting at home and I feel like we are waiting for our mom to come home. Ruby Wax
[ Am Come Feel Home Keep Mom Mother Myself Our Reminding Sitting Sometimes Their Waiting]
Robert Walker as Bruno was excellent. He had elegance and humor, and the proper fondness for his mother. Patricia Highsmith
[ Bruno Elegance Excellent Fondness Had His Humor Mother Proper Robert Walker]
I find celebrity status difficult to bear when I am in the company of my mother. Phil Donahue
[ Am Bear Celebrity Company Difficult Find Mother Status]
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]
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]
Tell me, Connie, is your mother still dead? Ed Sullivan
[ Connie Dead Mother Still Tell Your]
In the past, when I'd recorded during a break in a tour, it was so easy to sing, because I felt strong. Also, like so many new mothers, I wasn't getting a lot of sleep, and sleeping is such a huge part of being able to sing. Amy Grant
[ Able Also Because Being Break During Easy Felt Getting Huge Lot Many Mothers New Part Past Recorded Sing Sleep Sleeping Strong Such Tour]
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]
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]
The first principle of child-rearing is to choose a good mother. Christian Morgenstern
[ Choose First Good Mother Principle]
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]
I had a friend whose family had dinner together. The mother would tuck you in at night and make breakfast in the morning. They even had a spare bike for a friend. It just seemed so amazing to me. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Amazing Bike Breakfast Dinner Even Family Friend Had Just Make Morning Mother Night Seemed Spare Together Tuck Whose Would]
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]
My first day in Chicago, September 4, 1983. I set foot in this city, and just walking down the street, it was like roots, like the motherland. I knew I belonged here. Oprah Winfrey
[ Belonged Chicago City Day Down First Foot Here Just Knew Motherland Roots September Set Street Walking]
My mother used to take my brother and me to get any books we wanted, but they were second hand books published in the '30s and '40s. I liked scary books. Alejandro Amenabar
[ Any Books Brother Get Hand Liked Mother Published Scary Second Take Used Wanted Were]
Mother goddesses are just as silly a notion as father gods. If a revival of the myths of these cults gives woman emotional satisfaction, it does so at the price of obscuring the real conditions of life. This is why they were invented in the first place. Angela Carter
[ Conditions Cults Does Emotional Father First Gives Goddesses Gods Invented Just Life Mother Myths Notion Place Price Real Revival Satisfaction Silly These Were Why Woman]
Having a mother who had been an aeronautical engineer convinced me that more things should be open to women. Elizabeth Moon
[ Been Convinced Engineer Had Having More Mother Open Should Things Women]
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]
Nicolette, Kendalle, and Alexandra are my children. Their mother, Cynthia Beck, and I, love them very much. Gordon Getty
[ Beck Children Cynthia Love Mother Much Their Them Very]
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]
I made it to protect the motherland. Mikhail Kalashnikov
[ Made Motherland Protect]
When my mother had to get dinner for 8 she'd just make enough for 16 and only serve half. Gracie Allen
[ Dinner Enough Get Had Half Just Make Mother Only Serve She]
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]
The Indian was a religious man from his mother's womb. Charles Eastman
[ His Indian Man Mother Religious Womb]
I always loved my mother, felt loved, but she was judgmental. Her father in Ireland didn't approve of women generally, and she took on his values. She believed her own mother was foolish. Julie Walters
[ Always Approve Believed Father Felt Foolish Generally Her His Ireland Judgmental Loved Mother Own She Took Values Women]
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]
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]
I don't think I would have been a writer if I hadn't been a mother. I wanted to construct something that contained some of these feelings that I had, some of these discoveries or revelations. Carol Shields
[ Been Construct Contained Discoveries Feelings Had Hadn Mother Revelations Some Something These Think Wanted Would Writer]
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]
Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. Marion C. Garretty
[ Being Enables Fuel Human Impossible Love Mother Normal]
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]
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]
My mother really didn't know a heck of a lot about business. She was a very good mother, that made sure we ate right and we had our cod liver oil, but didn't know a heck of a lot about what I did. Sanford I. Weill
[ Ate Business Did Good Had Heck Know Liver Lot Made Mother Oil Our Really Right She Sure Very]
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy. Rudyard Kipling
[ Clergy Mother Ounce Pound Worth]
We shall fight to the last to free our Motherland. Ziaur Rahman
[ Fight Free Last Motherland Our Shall]
Liza is in the tabloids almost as much as our mother was. She has struggled with her own ghosts and shadows. Lorna Luft
[ Almost Ghosts Her Liza Mother Much Our Own Shadows She Struggled Tabloids]
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]
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]
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]
Working mothers are just as likely to want to conform to a standard of perfection and just as likely to suffer from their failure to meet it as their stay-at-home counterparts. Melinda M. Marshall
[ Conform Counterparts Failure Just Likely Meet Mothers Perfection Standard Stay-At-Home Suffer Their Want Working]
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]
After my mother died, I found, a little book of hers which recorded everything I had ever done, how I had done it, and how proud she was of her son Conrad. Conrad Veidt
[ After Book Died Done Ever Everything Found Had Her Hers How Little Mother Proud Recorded She Son Which]
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-in-law had a pain beneath her left breast. Turned out to be a trick knee. Phyllis Diller
[ Beneath Had Her Knee Left Mother-In-Law Out Pain Trick Turned]
Even if my mother had no qualms of conscience concerning ownership of negroes, her sense of duty carried her far beyond the mere supplying of their physical needs, or requiring that they render faithful service. John Sergeant Wise
[ Beyond Carried Concerning Conscience Duty Even Faithful Far Had Her Mere Mother Needs Negroes Ownership Physical Qualms Render Requiring Sense Service Supplying Their]
My father was on the faculty in the Chemistry Department of Harvard University; my mother had one year of graduate work in physics before her marriage. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Before Chemistry Department Faculty Father Graduate Had Harvard Her Marriage Mother Physics University Work Year]
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]
I had the luck that my parents educated me in three languages. With my mother I spoke Dutch, with my father Italian, and in the school I learned German. But my host language is Italian. Michelle Hunziker
[ Dutch Educated Father German Had Host Italian Language Languages Learned Luck Mother Parents School Spoke Three]
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]
When little is done, little is said; silence is the mother of truth. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Done Little Mother Said Silence Truth]
The one thing I never questioned about my mother was whether she loved me. Lorna Luft
[ Loved Mother Never Questioned She Thing Whether]
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]
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]
As a former teacher and a mother and grandmother, I know firsthand the importance of a quality education. Sue Kelly
[ Education Firsthand Former Grandmother Importance Know Mother Quality Teacher]
For Astrid, no matter what challenges they go through, they are going to face each other. It's hard for a daughter to accept that her mother is that selfish and that terrible. Alison Lohman
[ Accept Challenges Daughter Each Face Go Going Hard Her Matter Mother Other Selfish Terrible Through]
The worst feature of a new baby is its mother's singing. Kin Hubbard
[ Baby Feature Mother New Singing Worst]
It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder. Joseph Wood Krutch Inspirational
[ Ignorance Knowledge Mother Which Wonder]
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]
God hears a mother's prayer. Victoria Gotti
[ God Hears Mother Prayer]
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]
What is free time? I'm a single mother. My free moments are filled with loving my little girl. Roma Downey Mom
[ Filled Free Girl Little Loving Moments Mother Single Time]
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]
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]
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]
And when we used to play and fight in the streets in Brooklyn and I would get hurt or something, my mother would always come out and save me. So that sort of postponed the inevitable about getting a good beating, without having somebody to come and save you. Sanford I. Weill
[ Always Beating Brooklyn Come Fight Get Getting Good Having Hurt Inevitable Mother Out Play Postponed Save Somebody Something Sort Streets Used Without Would]
I am convinced that this approach, a mainstream Democratic approach, commands the strong support of the American people, and presents a sharp and compassionate contrast to the Republican abortion position which offers no real hope or commitment to mother or child. 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]
My mother and my father were teachers. My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers. This is something I really know about. Even when I was a kid, it was a profession my father couldn't stay in, because he couldn't make enough money. Warren Beatty
[ Because Enough Even Father Grandfather Grandmother Kid Know Make Money Mother Profession Really Something Stay Teachers Were]
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]
How simple a thing it seems to me that to know ourselves as we are, we must know our mothers names. Alice Walker Mom
[ How Know Mothers Must Names Our Ourselves Seems Simple Thing]
What in heaven's name is strange about a grandmother dancing nude? I'll bet lots of grandmothers do it. Sally Rand
[ Bet Dancing Grandmother Grandmothers Heaven Lots Name Nude Strange]
My honeymoon night was spent on the floor in the bathroom with my mother. Ronnie Spector
[ Bathroom Floor Honeymoon Mother Night Spent]
I wasn't really aware that my father was working for quite a while. I thought it was my mother who had all the money! Peter Fonda
[ Aware Father Had Money Mother Quite Really Thought While Working]
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]
When she was younger, my mother was quite committed to Roman Catholicism. But she got disillusioned with it and moved closer to something like Buddhist beliefs near the end of her life. Ralph Fiennes
[ Beliefs Buddhist Catholicism Closer Committed Disillusioned End Got Her Life Mother Moved Near Quite Roman She Something Younger]
Yeah, I read Judy Blume. My mother didn't like that, but I read it anyhow. Alison Bechdel
[ Anyhow Judy Mother Read Yeah]
This is the man my mother lived for. My career means something now because I've worked with Robert Redford. Jennifer Lopez
[ Because Career Lived Man Means Mother Now Redford Robert Something Worked]
Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago. Erma Bombeck
[ Ago Back Box Boxes Business Cardboard Found Gifts Into Mother Out Receive Single Society Stores Thanks Twenty Way Went Years]
Instead of joyfully looking forward to my birth, my mother began systematically preparing for her own death. She was fatalistic. Lorna Luft
[ Began Birth Death Forward Her Instead Joyfully Looking Mother Own Preparing She Systematically]
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]
When I was about five or seven years old my mother was placed in a mental institution and so we were with our father who worked very hard, and we had to figure a lot of things out. Quincy Jones
[ Father Figure Five Had Hard Institution Lot Mental Mother Old Our Out Placed Seven Things Very Were Worked Years]
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]
Women are the victims of this patriarchal culture, but they are also its carriers. Let us keep in mind that every oppressive man was raised in the confines of his mother's home. Shirin Ebadi
[ Also Carriers Confines Culture Every His Home Keep Man Mind Mother Oppressive Patriarchal Raised Us Victims 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 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]
Time is the father of truth, its mother is our mind. Giordano Bruno Time
[ Father Mind Mother Our Time Truth]
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom. Henry Ward Beecher Mom
[ Child Heart Mother Schoolroom]
My mother also had us take piano lessons, and this had a similar effect. I hated those lessons, but I now play regularly for pleasure and have even tried my hand at composing. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Also Composing Effect Even Had Hand Hated Lessons Mother Now Piano Play Pleasure Regularly Similar Take Those Tried Us]
My mother turned into a professional widow. She couldn't understand why I wanted to be an engineer; she thought I should be a chicken farmer. David Antin
[ Chicken Engineer Farmer Into Mother Professional She Should Thought Turned Understand Wanted Why Widow]
My mother's very proud of the name she gave me. She thought it sounded rhythmically better. It doesn't really make a difference to me what people call me, but since my mother calls me Holly Marie when she's angry, I prefer just my first name. Holly Marie Combs
[ Angry Better Call Calls Difference First Gave Holly Just Make Marie Mother Name Prefer Proud Really Rhythmically She Since Sounded Thought Very]
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]
Becoming a mother cannot help but change things. An author's life is reflected in their writing, whether they want it to be or not, and parenthood is one of the biggest life changes there is. Sarah Zettel
[ Author Becoming Biggest Cannot Change Changes Help Life Mother Parenthood Reflected Their Things Want Whether Writing]
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]
Necessity... the mother of invention. Plato
[ Invention Mother Necessity]
The president took the advice of my East Texas grandmother: If you can skin a cat without getting the room all bloody, why not do it that way? Richard Land
[ Advice Bloody Cat East Getting Grandmother President Room Skin Texas Took Way Why Without]
Ignorance is the mother of all evils. Francois Rabelais
[ Evils Ignorance Mother]
Mother is the first word that occurs to politicians and columnists and popes when they raise the question, 'Why isn't life turning out the way we want it?' Mary Kay Blakely
[ Columnists First Life Mother Occurs Out Politicians Question Raise Turning Want Way Why Word]
Careful?! Was my mother careful when she stabbed me in the heart with a coat hanger while I was still in womb? Trey Parker
[ Careful Coat Heart Mother She Stabbed Still While Womb]
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]
Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. Barbara Kingsolver Mom
[ Greater Laws Motherhood Natural Sometimes Strength Than]
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]
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]
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]
When you're a woman in your 40s, it's not the best time to do films, because there really aren't that many roles. Then you reach 50 and there are more roles again. Mother parts. Shirley Knight
[ Again Because Best Films Many More Mother Parts Reach Really Roles Then Time Woman Your]
My father was an immigrant from Russia and my mother was first generation. Arthur Rock
[ Father First Generation Immigrant Mother Russia]
A kiss from my mother made me a painter. Benjamin West
[ Kiss Made Mother Painter]
If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher. Abdul Kalam Family
[ Beautiful Become Corruption Country Difference Father Feel Free Key Make Members Minds Mother Nation Societal Strongly Teacher Three]
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]
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]
I heard Yiddish when my father's family came to the house, which was as seldom as my mother could arrange it. Joseph Greenberg
[ Arrange Came Could Family Father Heard House Mother Seldom Which Yiddish]
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]
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]
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]
I felt my mother about the place. I don't think she haunts me, but I wouldn't put it past her. Julie Walters
[ Felt Haunts Her Mother Past Place Put She Think]
The mob is the mother of tyrants. Diogenes
[ Mob Mother Tyrants]
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]
Today, Arizona's sons and daughters, mothers and fathers are proudly serving their country. Jane D. Hull
[ Arizona Country Daughters Fathers Mothers Proudly Serving Sons Their Today]
There was never a great man who had not a great mother. Olive Schreiner
[ Great Had Man Mother Never]
Sometimes the laughter in mothering is the recognition of the ironies and absurdities. Sometimes, though, it's just pure, unthinking delight. Barbara Schapiro
[ Absurdities Delight Ironies Just Laughter Mothering Pure Recognition Sometimes Though Unthinking]
My mother had gotten a job as a receptionist at a dancing school and had the idea that we should open our own dancing school; we did, and it prospered. Gene Kelly
[ Dancing Did Gotten Had Idea Job Mother Open Our Own Prospered School Should]
But my mother and father were married when my mom was 20 and my dad was 24. Rachael Leigh Cook
[ Dad Father Married Mom Mother Were]
My mother always taught me, even my dad, just never let other people's opinions of you shape your opinion of yourself. And I never have and I never will. Ruben Studdard
[ Always Dad Even Just Mother Never Opinion Opinions Other Shape Taught Will Your Yourself]
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]
Well, I certainly was exposed to and learned to appreciate the work of great directors early on. As a kid, my mother used to take me to see really interesting arty films in Los Angeles. Jodie Foster
[ Angeles Appreciate Certainly Directors Early Exposed Films Great Interesting Kid Learned Los Mother Really See Take Used Well Work]
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]
I have a role now that I think becomes me. I am a grandmother. Gene Tierney
[ Am Becomes Grandmother Now Role Think]
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]
A circus is like a mother in whom one can confide and who rewards and punishes. Burt Lancaster
[ Circus Confide Mother Punishes Rewards Whom]
I don't feel like a grandmother. I don't. Priscilla Presley
[ Feel Grandmother]
I always went to my sister, because she was older and had the care of me after my mother died. Lizzie Andrew Borden
[ After Always Because Care Died Had Mother Older She Sister Went]
My mother brought me magicians and witches, because I was very ugly, really revolting. So she thought somebody had put a spell on me - this is the truth - so she made me drink some horrible terrifying potions, for year. Roberto Benigni
[ Because Brought Drink Had Horrible Made Magicians Mother Put Really Revolting She Some Somebody Spell Terrifying Thought Truth Ugly Very Witches Year]
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]
That surely must be a concern to anyone who decides this drug must be given to stop transmissions, again from mother to child, which is extremely costly and must be taken into account. Thabo Mbeki
[ Account Again Anyone Child Concern Costly Decides Extremely Given Into Mother Must Stop Surely Taken Which]
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]
My grandmother was a teacher, my sister was a teacher, my daughter was a teacher and is now a superintendent in northern California, and my son-in-law is a high school principal. I am surrounded. Loni Anderson
[ Am California Daughter Grandmother High Northern Now Principal School Sister Surrounded Teacher]
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]
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]
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]
Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. Erich Fromm Mom
[ Acquired Deserved Love Mother Need Peace]
My mother was a churchgoing lady, so I always heard about God at home. Smokey Robinson
[ Always God Heard Home Lady Mother]
When I got back to my father and mother and was sitting up there in our tepee, my face was still all puffed and my legs and arms were badly swollen; but I felt good all over and wanted to get right up and run around. Black Elk
[ Arms Around Back Badly Face Father Felt Get Good Got Legs Mother Our Over Right Run Sitting Still Swollen Up Wanted Were]
My father invented a cure for which there was no disease and unfortunately my mother caught it and died of it. Victor Borge Dad
[ Caught Cure Died Disease Father Invented Mother Unfortunately Which]
Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged. Louisa May Alcott
[ Faith Happy His Mother Remains Son Unchallenged Whose]
I was born with a natural gift. My mother recognized the talent. Bernie Worrell
[ Born Gift Mother Natural Recognized Talent]
My mother was watching on television and she doesn't want me to hurt anyone. George Foreman
[ Anyone Hurt Mother She Television Want Watching]
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 mother was told she couldn't go to medical school because she was a woman and a Jew. So she became a teacher in the New York City public school system. Marilyn Hacker
[ Became Because City Go Jew Medical Mother New Public School She System Teacher Told Woman York]
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]