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'.

My mother served me wine and water from the time I was 3 years old. Robert Mondavi
[ Mother Old Served Time Water Wine Years]
We didn't have television in those days, and many people didn't even have radios. My mother would read aloud to my father and me in the evening. Beverly Cleary
[ Aloud Days Even Evening Father Many Mother Radios Read Television Those Would]
My mother enjoyed old age, and because of her I've begun to enjoy parts of it too. So far I've had it good and am crumbling nicely. Lionel Blue
[ Age Am Because Begun Crumbling Enjoy Enjoyed Far Good Had Her Mother Nicely Old Parts Too]
The North African mule talks always of his mother's brother, the horse, but never of his father, the donkey, in favor of others supposedly more reputable. Clifford Geertz
[ African Always Brother Donkey Father Favor His Horse More Mother Mule Never North Others Reputable Supposedly Talks]
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]
The question of peace, progress and prosperity, it's a motherhood statement, all of us like it. Sellapan Ramanathan
[ Motherhood Peace Progress Prosperity Question Statement Us]
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]
My mother was born in your state, Mr. Walter, and my mother was a Quaker, and my ancestors in the time of Washington baked bread for George Washington's troops when they crossed the Delaware, and my own father was a slave. Paul Robeson
[ Ancestors Baked Born Bread Crossed Delaware Father George Mother Mr Own Quaker Slave State Time Troops Walter Washington Your]
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]
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]
Any film I see at two o'clock in afternoon with my mother seems to cast a strange spell that means we both come out sobbing. Jane Birkin
[ Afternoon Any Both Cast Clock Come Film Means Mother Out See Seems Spell Strange Two]
My mother is a very strange woman... She doesn't understand me in the least and doesn't love me much either. If she had either love or understanding she would be prepared to make sacrifices. Egon Schiele
[ Either Had Least Love Make Mother Much Prepared Sacrifices She Strange Understand Understanding Very Woman Would]
My father was a professor of civil engineering at MIT, and my mother taught high school English. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Civil Engineering English Father High Mit Mother Professor School Taught]
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]
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]
I kind of like the position of being the fair-haired savior of my mother. Patty Duke
[ Being Kind Mother Position Savior]
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]
Mother Nature comes up against reality, and the reality is that the system doesn't work. John Garamendi
[ Against Comes Mother Nature Reality System Up Work]
My mother was a good mistress to her servants, taking care of them in their sicknesses, not sparing any cost she was able to bestow for their recovery. Margaret Cavendish
[ Able Any Bestow Care Cost Good Her Mistress Mother Recovery Servants She Sicknesses Sparing Taking Their Them]
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]
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]
My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage. Clay Aiken Mom
[ Achieve Courage Dreams Lacked Mother Our Power Taught]
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 had a very wise mother. She always kept books that were my grade level in our house. Beverly Cleary
[ Always Books Grade Had House Kept Level Mother Our She Very Were Wise]
Yeah, I read Judy Blume. My mother didn't like that, but I read it anyhow. Alison Bechdel
[ Anyhow Judy Mother Read Yeah]
I am the person who is a mother against drunk driver. Tracey Gold
[ Against Am Driver Drunk Mother Person]
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]
So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married. George J. Mitchell
[ Adopted Boston Childless Couple Elderly Father Gave Grew Him Maine Married Met Mitchell Mother Moved Name Orphanage Then Up]
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]
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]
My family, frankly, they weren't folks who went to church every week. My mother was one of the most spiritual people I knew but she didn't raise me in the church, so I came to my Christian faith later in life and it was because the precepts of Jesus Christ spoke to me in terms of the kind of life that I would want to lead. Barack Obama
[ Because Came Christ Christian Church Every Faith Family Folks Frankly Jesus Kind Knew Later Lead Life Most Mother Precepts Raise She Spiritual Spoke Terms Want Week Went Weren Would]
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]
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]
My father was a classical musician and my mother was a writer. John Sebastian
[ Classical Father Mother Musician Writer]
My mother came here to New York. She and my grandmother were domestics, cooking, cleaning for other people. David Dinkins
[ Came Cleaning Cooking Grandmother Here Mother New Other She Were York]
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'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]
I always read all these books about the slaves. My mother is very educated. My father would talk to us like we were grown men. We never knew what he was talking about half the time. Wynton Marsalis
[ Always Books Educated Father Grown Half Knew Men Mother Never Read Slaves Talk Talking These Time Us Very Were Would]
I think I'm a fan of people who were brave, my aunt, my grandmother, those are my heroes. George Eads
[ Aunt Brave Fan Grandmother Heroes Think Those Were]
My father is black and my mother is white. Therefore, I could answer to either, which kind of makes me a racial Lone Ranger, caught between two communities. Wentworth Miller
[ Answer Between Black Caught Communities Could Either Father Kind Lone Makes Mother Racial Ranger Therefore Two Which White]
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 speaks of my step being a source of life-long pain to her, that it is a living death, etc. By the same post I had several letters from anxious relatives, telling me that it was my duty to come home and thus ease my mother's anxiety. Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
[ Anxiety Anxious Being Come Death Duty Ease Etc Had Her Home Letters Life-Long Living Mother Pain Post Relatives Same Several Source Speaks Step Telling Thus]
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]
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]
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]
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]
The most consistent gift and burden of motherhood is advice. Susan Chira
[ Advice Burden Consistent Gift Most Motherhood]
I just managed to convince my grandmother that it was a worth while that was something to do, you know, and when I did finally get the guitar, it didn't seem that difficult to me, to be able to make a good noise out of it. Eric Clapton
[ Able Convince Did Difficult Finally Get Good Grandmother Guitar Just Know Make Managed Noise Out Seem Something While Worth]
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. Victor Hugo Mom
[ Arms Children Made Mother Sleep Tenderness Them]
I 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]
Getting caught is the mother of invention. Robert Byrne
[ Caught Getting Invention Mother]
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]
Beware the cute, hot guy who kind of reminds you of the parent you don't get along with: your cold, distant father who left when you were a kid or your hot-tempered mother whom you could never please. Merrill Markoe
[ Along Beware Cold Could Cute Distant Father Get Guy Hot Kid Kind Left Mother Never Parent Please Reminds Were Whom Your]
The sicker mother got, the stranger the people surrounding her became. I called them The Garland Freaks. Lorna Luft
[ Became Called Freaks Garland Got Her Mother Sicker Stranger Surrounding Them]
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]
Moreover, resolving the mother of all problems - the Israeli-Palestinian question - requires cooperation between Europe and the U.S. Romano Prodi
[ Between Cooperation Europe Israeli-Palestinian Moreover Mother Problems Question Requires Resolving]
My mother worked in factories, worked as a domestic, worked in a restaurant, always had a second job. Ed Bradley Mom
[ Always Domestic Factories Had Job Mother Restaurant Second Worked]
But there, everything has its drawbacks, as the man said when his mother-in-law died, and they came down upon him for the funeral expenses. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Came Died Down Drawbacks Everything Expenses Funeral Him His Man Mother-In-Law Said Upon]
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]
If kids can forget their own mothers but still have a sense of comrade Lenin, then Soviet power really is here to stay! Andrei Platonov
[ Comrade Forget Here Kids Lenin Mothers Own Power Really Sense Soviet Stay Still Their Then]
Necessity... the mother of invention. Plato
[ Invention Mother Necessity]
We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with playthings. F. H. Bradley
[ Anticipates Children Doll Girl Her More Most Mother Mothers Perhaps Say Still True]
I was about 11 when my mother brought me this karaoke machine and I was really into it back then, but about 4 or 5 years ago is when I started printing up my own music, going to the studio and doing my own thing. Obie Trice
[ Ago Back Brought Doing Going Into Machine Mother Music Own Printing Really Started Studio Then Thing Up Years]
I was myself brought up with my brother, whose name was Matthias, for he was my own brother, by both father and mother; and I made mighty proficiency in the improvements of my learning, and appeared to have both a great memory and understanding. Flavius Josephus
[ Appeared Both Brother Brought Father Great Improvements Learning Made Memory Mighty Mother Myself Name Own Proficiency Understanding Up Whose]
Motherhood is at its best when the tender chords of sympathy have been touched. Paul Harris Mom
[ Been Best Chords Motherhood Sympathy Tender Touched]
Even the people who come our way look upon us in amazement, that we run only for the healing of Mother Earth. Dennis Banks
[ Amazement Come Earth Even Healing Look Mother Only Our Run Upon Us Way]
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 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]
I have an unending desire to be better and make myself a better person, better mother. Tanya Tucker
[ Better Desire Make Mother Myself Person Unending]
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]
The best thing that could happen to motherhood already has. Fewer women are going into it. Victoria Billings
[ Already Best Could Fewer Going Happen Into Motherhood Thing Women]
With what price we pay for the glory of motherhood. Isadora Duncan Mom
[ Glory Motherhood Pay Price]
This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood, is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied to stay where wisdom abounds and gospel is free. Richard V. Allen
[ Abounds Blood Country Free Gospel Land Mother Now Our Satisfied Stay Tears Watered Well Where Which Wisdom]
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]
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]
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]
Death is the mother of Beauty; hence from her, alone, shall come fulfillment to our dreams and our desires. Wallace Stevens
[ Alone Beauty Come Death Desires Dreams Fulfillment Hence Her Mother Our Shall]
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]
Both my mother and father were very supportive of any career move any of us wanted to make. James Gandolfini Parenting
[ Any Both Career Father Make Mother Move Supportive Us Very Wanted Were]
I 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]
My mother was electric onstage, and I vividly recall the extraordinary power she had over her audiences. Lorna Luft
[ Audiences Electric Extraordinary Had Her Mother Onstage Over Power Recall She Vividly]
I like cooking but I don't know much and whenever I enter the kitchen, my mother sends me out! Because whenever I try a dish from a book, it comes out bad. Soundarya
[ Bad Because Book Comes Cooking Dish Enter Kitchen Know Mother Much Out Sends Try Whenever]
I 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]
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes. Robert Frost
[ Another Boy Fool Her Him Make Makes Man Minutes Mother Takes Twenty Woman Years]
For mothers who must earn, there is indeed no leisure time problem. The long hours of earning are increased by the hours of domestic labor, until no slightest margin for relaxation or change of thought remains. Katharine Anthony
[ Change Domestic Earn Earning Hours Increased Indeed Labor Leisure Long Margin Mothers Must Problem Relaxation Remains Slightest Thought Time Until]
We know how powerful our mother was when we were little, but is our wife that powerful to us now? Must we relive our great deed of escape from Mama with every other woman in our life? Frank Pittman
[ Deed Escape Every Great How Know Life Little Mama Mother Must Now Other Our Powerful Relive Us Were Wife Woman]
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]
Proving I'm a good mother is the one achievement I'm most proud of. It's brought out the best in me. Sheena Easton
[ Achievement Best Brought Good Most Mother Out Proud Proving]
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]
When I was born I was so ugly the doctor slapped my mother. Rodney Dangerfield Medical
[ Born Doctor Mother Slapped Ugly]
I don't think anybody cares about unwed mothers unless they're black or poor. The question is not morality, the question is money. That's what we're upset about. Toni Morrison
[ Anybody Black Cares Money Morality Mothers Poor Question Think Unless Upset]
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]
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]
Blaming mother is just a negative way of clinging to her still. Nancy Friday
[ Blaming Clinging Her Just Mother Negative Still Way]
Motherhood change me because it is so fundamental what you're doing for another person. And you are able to do even though it takes a lot. Meg Ryan
[ Able Another Because Change Doing Even Fundamental Lot Motherhood Person Takes Though]
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness. Honore de Balzac
[ Abyss Always Bottom Deep Find Forgiveness Heart Mother Which Will]
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]
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]
Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. Barbara Kingsolver Mom
[ Greater Laws Motherhood Natural Sometimes Strength Than]
God has given you your country as cradle, and humanity as mother; you cannot rightly love your brethren of the cradle if you love not the common mother. Giuseppe Mazzini
[ Brethren Cannot Common Country Cradle Given God Humanity Love Mother Rightly Your]
Sweater, n.: garment worn by child when its mother is feeling chilly. Ambrose Bierce Mom
[ Child Chilly Feeling Garment Mother Sweater Worn]
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]
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]
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]
Mother beat the hell out of us. She'd have wild outbursts. Burt Lancaster
[ Beat Hell Mother Out Outbursts She Us Wild]
Then l learned to play guitar and l started writing songs and my mother formed for me a publishing business, so we started publishing and managing artists. Tommy Rettig
[ Artists Business Formed Guitar Learned Managing Mother Play Publishing Songs Started Then Writing]
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]
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]
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]
A man's mother is his misfortune, but his wife is his fault. Walter Bagehot
[ Fault His Man Misfortune Mother Wife]
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]
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]
I made it to protect the motherland. Mikhail Kalashnikov
[ Made Motherland Protect]
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]
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]
My mother liked Jim Reeves. I hated his records. He was unbearable. Diane Abbott
[ Hated His Jim Liked Mother Records Unbearable]
The picture has made its million back in four months; I have been overwhelmed by letters, hundreds of them, literally, begging me in my next production not to swing over the shallow trash of mother love, father love, sister love, brother love. Erich von Stroheim
[ Back Been Begging Brother Father Four Hundreds Letters Literally Love Made Million Months Mother Next Over Overwhelmed Picture Production Shallow Sister Swing Them Trash]
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]
I applaud my mother now for getting me through that time and making me believe in myself. Leah Remini
[ Applaud Believe Getting Making Mother Myself Now Through Time]
I don't remember my mother ever playing with me. And she was a perfectly good mother. But she had to do the laundry and clean the house and do the grocery shopping. Patricia Heaton
[ Clean Ever Good Grocery Had House Laundry Mother Perfectly Playing Remember She Shopping]
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]
I learned to draw everything except glamorous women. No matter how much I tried to make them look sexy, they always ended up looking silly... or like somebody's mother. Norman Rockwell
[ Always Draw Ended Everything Except Glamorous How Learned Look Looking Make Matter Mother Much Sexy Silly Somebody Them Tried Up Women]
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]
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 dad used to flush my mother's head down the toilet. I was so screwed up. Jessica Hahn
[ Dad Down Flush Head Mother Screwed Toilet Up Used]
My mother said it was simple to keep a man, you must be a maid in the living room, a cook in the kitchen and a whore in the bedroom. I said I'd hire the other two and take care of the bedroom bit. Jerry Hall
[ Bedroom Bit Care Cook Hire Keep Kitchen Living Maid Man Mother Must Other Room Said Simple Take Two]
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]
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]
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]
Don't forget Mother's Day. Or as they call it in Beverly Hills, Dad's Third Wife Day. Jay Leno Funny
[ Beverly Call Dad Day Forget Hills Mother Third Wife]
A free race cannot be born of slave mothers. Margaret Sanger
[ Born Cannot Free Mothers Race Slave]
I had a mixture, my father was a career army man and my mother was a writer. Bill Griffith
[ Army Career Father Had Man Mixture Mother Writer]
I know from my constituency what is going on. Doctors that are told, begged, by mothers, 'Please don't write down that my child as asthma. Please lie and say it's bronchitis, because if you write down asthma, when my child turns 18 or 20 and has to get his or her own insurance, it will be a pre-existing condition.' Barbara Boxer
[ Asthma Because Begged Child Condition Constituency Doctors Down Get Going Her His Insurance Know Lie Mothers Own Please Say Told Turns Will Write]
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]
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]
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 was the dearest, sweetest angel. She didn't talk; she sang. She was a tower of strength. Jayne Meadows
[ Angel Dearest Mother Sang She Strength Sweetest Talk Tower]
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]
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]
I have many memories of waking up to eat breakfast that my mother carefully prepared for us and her saying, what do y'all want for lunch, and as we're eating lunch, what do y'all want for dinner? It's always about the next meal. Lisa Loeb
[ Always Breakfast Carefully Dinner Eat Eating Her Lunch Many Meal Memories Mother Next Prepared Saying Up Us Waking Want]
A circus is like a mother in whom one can confide and who rewards and punishes. Burt Lancaster
[ Circus Confide Mother Punishes Rewards Whom]
My mother wasn't rational those last years; if she had been, she would have been horrified by her own behavior. Lorna Luft
[ Been Behavior Had Her Horrified Last Mother Own Rational She Those Would Years]
My mother answers all my fan mail. Patti Smith
[ Answers Fan Mail Mother]
I was happy, I wasn't beaten, and I lacked nothing. But it wasn't what people expect - it was very much sort of pinching and scraping. I don't know how my mother did it. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Beaten Did Expect Happy How Know Lacked Mother Much Nothing Pinching Scraping Sort Very]
When 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]
My grandmother valued even the smallest of things. Koichi Tanaka
[ Even Grandmother Smallest Things Valued]
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]
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]
Fear is the mother of foresight. Thomas Hardy
[ Fear Foresight Mother]
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]
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]
Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father. Roger von Oech
[ Certainly Father Invention May Mother Necessity Play]
I can't think why mothers love them. All babies do is leak at both ends. Douglas Feaver
[ Babies Both Ends Leak Love Mothers Them Think Why]
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]
Most people have no imagination. If they could imagine the sufferings of others, they would not make them suffer so. What separated a German mother from a French mother? Ernst Toller
[ Could French German Imagination Imagine Make Most Mother Others Separated Suffer Sufferings Them Would]
It takes as much discipline to be a mother and a wife as it does to do anything else. Suzanne Vega
[ Anything Discipline Does Else Mother Much Takes Wife]
My mother thought Hollywood was a den of iniquity, and people came to terrible bad ends there. Kitty Carlisle
[ Bad Came Den Ends Hollywood Iniquity Mother Terrible Thought]
Every one of us is, even from his mother's womb, a master craftsman of idols. John Calvin
[ Craftsman Even Every His Idols Master Mother Us Womb]
I 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]
My mother's side of the family was in the production side of theatre. My grandfather, Jose Vega, was a general manager for Neil Simon shows on Broadway. Yancy Butler
[ Broadway Family General Grandfather Manager Mother Neil Production Shows Side Simon Theatre Vega]
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]
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]
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]
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 had no expectations about fatherhood, really, but it's definitely a journey I'm glad to be taking. Number one, it's a great learning experience. When my mother told me it's a 24/7 job, she wasn't kidding. Christopher Meloni
[ Definitely Expectations Experience Fatherhood Glad Great Had Job Journey Kidding Learning Mother Number Really She Taking Told]
I always knew that food and wine were vital, with my mother being Italian and a good cook. Robert Mondavi Food
[ Always Being Cook Food Good Italian Knew Mother Vital Were Wine]
My father was a sea captain, so was his father, and his father before him, and all my uncles. My mother's people all followed the sea. I suppose that if I had been born a few years earlier, I would have had my own ship. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Been Before Born Captain Earlier Father Few Followed Had Him His Mother Own Sea Ship Suppose Uncles Would Years]
I'm just afraid I'm gonna miss it all... being married... being a mother. Karen Carpenter
[ Afraid Being Gonna Just Married Miss Mother]
Mothers are the people who love us for no good reason. And those of us who are mothers know it's the most exquisite love of all. Maggie Gallagher
[ Exquisite Good Know Love Most Mothers Reason Those Us]
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]
When I look back at The Judy Garland Show, I have such mixed feelings. It broke my mother's heart when they canceled it. Lorna Luft
[ Back Broke Canceled Feelings Garland Heart Judy Look Mixed Mother Show Such]
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]
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]
A long time ago, when all the grandfathers and grandmothers of today were little boys and little girls or very small babies, or perhaps not even born, Pa and Ma and Mary and Laura and Baby Carrie left their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Ago Babies Baby Big Born Boys Carrie Even Girls Grandfathers Grandmothers House Laura Left Little Long Ma Mary Pa Perhaps Small Their Time Today Very Were Wisconsin Woods]
I 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 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]
And for anyone who ever thought that Ellen and I broke it off because of sexuality, you couldn't be more mistaken. And for anyone who thought my mother's prayers had anything to do with me marrying a man, forget it. Anne Heche
[ Anyone Anything Because Broke Ellen Ever Forget Had Man Marrying Mistaken More Mother Off Prayers Sexuality Thought]
There's a lot more to being a woman than being a mother, but there's a hell of a lot more to being a mother than most people suspect. Roseanne Barr
[ Being Hell Lot More Most Mother Suspect Than Woman]
My mother played piano so we always had music around the house. Johnny Winter
[ Always Around Had House Mother Music Piano Played]
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]
But even though all this was going on at home, if someone had tried to take me away and put me in a children's home, I couldn't have handled it. Even though my mother was very brutal, it was my home. Lynn Johnston
[ Away Brutal Children Even Going Had Handled Home Mother Put Someone Take Though Tried Very]
My mother's background was Scottish. She came from an old family, some of whom lived in upper New York State and some of whom had come over from Scotland. Alan Hovhaness
[ Background Came Come Family Had Lived Mother New Old Over Scotland Scottish She Some State Upper Whom York]
I hope the film will help mothers and fathers to be aware that 15 is a very vulnerable age. Ellen Muth
[ Age Aware Fathers Film Help Hope Mothers Very Vulnerable Will]
I punched my mother out once. Charles Manson
[ Mother Once Out Punched]
THE autumn of 1850 brought an event freighted with deep significance to me. My mother died. John Sergeant Wise
[ Autumn Brought Deep Died Event Freighted Mother Significance]
Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter's mouth. Victoria Secunda
[ Come Daughter Few Haunting Hearing Moments Motherhood Mouth Out Own Rank Words Your]
My mother, whose family was heavily rabbinic, said she wanted me to continue the family tradition in the rabbinate. My father said he wanted me to be a scholar of the Talmud, but he wanted me to make my living in science. Norman Lamm
[ Continue Family Father Heavily Living Make Mother Said Scholar Science She Talmud Tradition Wanted Whose]
Everything changes as a mother. Yes, work has changed. The projects that I choose are even more important to me now. The world he's growing up in and the kind of stimulus that is out there; they are so precious and I'd do anything to protect him. Jennifer Connelly
[ Anything Changed Changes Choose Even Everything Growing Him Important Kind More Mother Now Out Precious Projects Protect Stimulus Up Work World Yes]
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]
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy. Rudyard Kipling
[ Clergy Mother Ounce Pound Worth]
Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on a plant, or a child in its mother's womb. Jean Arp
[ Art Child Fruit Grows Man Mother Plant Womb]
Better a serpent than a stepmother! Euripides
[ Better Serpent Stepmother Than]
I've been overwhelmed; I was a single mother for a time. Kelly Lynch
[ Been Mother Overwhelmed Single Time]
I don't know why men are so fascinated with television and I think it has something to do with - if I may judge from my own father, who used to sit and stare at the TV while my mother was speaking to him - I think that's a man's way of tuning out. Garry Shandling
[ Fascinated Father Him Judge Know Man May Men Mother Out Own Sit Something Speaking Stare Television Think Tuning Tv Used Way While Why]
I always sang when I was little and my father, who was a great influence on me, also had a wonderful voice. He and my mother really encouraged me to sing and play the piano. They were always very supportive. Judy Collins
[ Also Always Encouraged Father Great Had Influence Little Mother Piano Play Really Sang Sing Supportive Very Voice Were Wonderful]
My mother gave me singing lessons; that was totally painful, because I couldn't do what she wanted to hear. She used to say: there's more there, there's more voice but I just didn't want to give it to her. Linda Lavin
[ Because Gave Give Hear Her Just Lessons More Mother Painful Say She Singing Totally Used Voice Want Wanted]
My mother would give my brothers and me a pile of catalogues and let us pick what we wanted for Christmas. Kary Mullis
[ Brothers Catalogues Christmas Give Mother Pick Pile Us Wanted Would]
My mother did literally hitchhike barefoot to the country store. Moon Unit Zappa
[ Barefoot Country Did Literally Mother Store]
My mother raised three children on her own and my dad was a doctor working 16 hours a day. Christopher Meloni
[ Children Dad Day Doctor Her Hours Mother Own Raised Three Working]
The compelled mother loves her child as the caged bird sings. The song does not justify the cage nor the love the enforcement. Germaine Greer
[ Bird Cage Caged Child Compelled Does Enforcement Her Justify Love Loves Mother Nor Sings Song]
My mother was passionate. She was stubborn, the dominant one in the family. She dominated my father. Hugh Leonard
[ Dominant Dominated Family Father Mother Passionate She Stubborn]
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]
What motivated me? My mother. My mother was an immigrant woman, a peasant woman, struggled all her life, worked in the garment center. Al Lewis Mom
[ Center Garment Her Immigrant Life Mother Motivated Peasant Struggled Woman Worked]
Simply having children does not make mothers. John A. Shedd
[ Children Does Having Make Mothers Simply]
You can make children believe whatever you want, and the children of today are the soldiers and mothers of tomorrow. Dudley Nichols
[ Believe Children Make Mothers Soldiers Today Tomorrow Want Whatever]
Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature. Harold Coffin Age
[ Age Awkward Catching Father Middle Mother Nature Period Starts Time Up]
I'm a hopeless mother; a hopeless wife; I have to try harder. I'm just a pathetic case history, really. Siobhan Fahey
[ Case Harder History Hopeless Just Mother Pathetic Really Try Wife]
My mother is still battling alcoholism. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Alcoholism Battling Mother Still]
In my childhood I always felt that I was treated unjustly, without a mother, sick, and with the threat of punishment in Hell hanging over my head. Edvard Munch
[ Always Childhood Felt Hanging Head Hell Mother Over Punishment Sick Threat Treated Unjustly Without]
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]
What is amazing for a woman of my age is that I change as the world is changing-and changing very, very fast. I don't think my mother had that opportunity to change. Jeanne Moreau
[ Age Amazing Change Changing Fast Had Mother Opportunity Think Very Woman World]
My 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]
Green is my favorite. And it's my favorite because it's the color of my wife's eyes, grass, trees, life, and money, and mother earth! Casper Van Dien
[ Because Color Earth Eyes Favorite Grass Green Life Money Mother Trees Wife]
Ban partial-birth abortion except to save mother's life. Jerry Weller
[ Abortion Ban Except Life Mother Save]
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]
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]
For me, nothing has ever taken precedence over being a mother and having a family and a home. Jessica Lange Family
[ Being Ever Family Having Home Mother Nothing Over Precedence Taken]
You are a person of the greatest importance when you are a mother of a family. Just do your job right and your kids will love you. Ethel Waters
[ Family Greatest Importance Job Just Kids Love Mother Person Right Will Your]
You fall out of your mother's womb, you crawl across open country under fire, and drop into your grave. Quentin Crisp
[ Across Country Crawl Drop Fall Fire Grave Into Mother Open Out Under Womb Your]
I didn't have anything to do with being born to my mother and father. But I had a lot to do with Kristin Shepard's notoriety. I'm proud of the work I did on Dallas. Mary Crosby
[ Anything Being Born Dallas Did Father Had Lot Mother Notoriety Proud Shepard Work]
There's huge, massive mother ships going up to the Yukon. They've been filmed and are on video. Dan Aykroyd
[ Been Filmed Going Huge Massive Mother Ships Up Video]
I think a lot of the Mothers stuff that we recorded was written while we were on the road. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Lot Mothers Recorded Road Stuff Think Were While Written]
My grandmother was a Jewish juggler: she used to worry about six things at once. Richard Lewis
[ Grandmother Jewish Juggler Once She Six Things Used Worry]
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]
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]
Republicans understand the importance of bondage between a mother and child. Dan Quayle
[ Between Bondage Child Importance Mother Republicans Understand]
When I was little, my mother taught me how to use a fork and knife. The trouble is that Mother forget to teach me how to stop using them! Hattie McDaniel
[ Forget Fork How Knife Little Mother Stop Taught Teach Them Trouble Use Using]
But in 1941, on December 8th, after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, my mother bought a radio and we listened to the war news. We'd not had a radio up to that time. I was born in 1934, so I was seven years of age. Sam Donaldson
[ After Age Attacked Born Bought December Had Harbor Japanese Listened Mother News Pearl Radio Seven Time Up War Years]
My identity is linked to my grandmother, who's pure Filipino, as pure as you can probably get. And that shaped my imagination. So that's how I identify. Jessica Hagedorn
[ Filipino Get Grandmother How Identify Identity Imagination Linked Probably Pure Shaped]
I have a role now that I think becomes me. I am a grandmother. Gene Tierney
[ Am Becomes Grandmother Now Role Think]
Becoming a mother has helped make me a tougher, stronger writer. Jessica Hagedorn
[ Becoming Helped Make Mother Stronger Tougher Writer]
Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged. Louisa May Alcott
[ Faith Happy His Mother Remains Son Unchallenged Whose]
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]
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]
My mother had morning sickness after I was born. Rodney Dangerfield
[ After Born Had Morning Mother Sickness]
That's so different in Hong Kong when I'm using my own mother language, I can treat the line in one thousand different ways, with many different reactions. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Different Hong Kong Language Line Many Mother Own Reactions Thousand Treat Using Ways]
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]
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]
We should be the natural home for young mothers. But we're not. Because too often we sound like people who think the only good mother is a married mother. Francis Maude
[ Because Good Home Married Mother Mothers Natural Often Only Should Sound Think Too Young]
If my mother knew I did this for a living, she'd kill me. She thinks I'm selling dope. Henny Youngman
[ Did Dope Kill Knew Living Mother Selling She Thinks]
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]
Our mother was a very religious and observant Jew, our father less so. She was kind of driving the religious education, so for us it was more a burden and an obligation when we were kids at that age. Joel Coen
[ Age Burden Driving Education Father Jew Kids Kind Less More Mother Obligation Observant Our Religious She Us Very Were]
A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Alive Holiest Mother Still Thing]
I'm one of those cliff-hanging Catholics. I don't believe in God, but I do believe that Mary was his mother. Martin Sheen
[ Believe Catholics God His Mary Mother Those]
When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child. Sophia Loren
[ Alone Always Child Her Herself Mother Never Once Really Think Thoughts Twice Your]
The best ally you can have in breaking up a street fight is a grandmother. Joe Bob Briggs
[ Ally Best Breaking Fight Grandmother Street Up]
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 was kept very busy with her sewing; sometimes she would have another woman helping her. James Weldon Johnson
[ Another Busy Helping Her Kept Mother Sewing She Sometimes Very Woman Would]
I was so ugly my mother used to feed me with a sling shot. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Feed Mother Shot Ugly Used]
I never knew motherhood could be so truly gratifying until I had Natasha. Natalie Wood
[ Could Gratifying Had Knew Motherhood Never Truly Until]
My last son is leaving to go to college; my grandchildren are being born. My mother is living with me. Sally Field
[ Being Born College Go Grandchildren Last Leaving Living Mother Son]
I had a 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]
Happy the boy whose mother is tired of talking nonsense to him before he is old enough to know the sense of it. Augustus Hare
[ Before Boy Enough Happy Him Know Mother Nonsense Old Sense Talking Tired Whose]
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]
My father used to sing to me in my mother's womb. I think I can name about any tune in two beats. Yancy Butler Music
[ Any Beats Father Mother Name Sing Think Tune Two Used Womb]
My mother, she had a very good attitude toward money. I'm very grateful for the fact that we had to learn to save. I used to get like 50 pence a week, and I'd save it for like five months. And then I'd spend it on Christmas presents. I'd save up like eight pounds. It's nothing, but we did that. Gemma Arterton
[ Attitude Christmas Did Eight Fact Five Get Good Grateful Had Learn Money Months Mother Nothing Pounds Presents Save She Spend Then Toward Up Used Very Week]
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]
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]
The gentleman had also a young daughter, of rare goodness and sweetness of temper, which she took from her mother, who was the best creature in the world. Charles Perrault
[ Also Best Creature Daughter Gentleman Goodness Had Her Mother Rare She Sweetness Temper Took Which World Young]
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]
If you desire to drain to the dregs the fullest cup of scorn and hatred that a fellow human being can pour out for you, let a young mother hear you call dear baby "it." T. S. Eliot
[ Baby Being Call Cup Dear Desire Drain Dregs Fellow Fullest Hatred Hear Human Mother Out Pour Scorn Young]
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]
My mother kept asking me, 'When are you going to do a gospel album?' And I've always wanted to do a gospel album. Everybody was going on about it, so mom started hounding me more. Alan Jackson
[ Album Always Asking Everybody Going Gospel Kept Mom More Mother Started Wanted]
I find it very difficult to be two different characters at the same time - actress and mother. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Actress Characters Different Difficult Find Mother Same Time Two Very]
I am Mother Jones. The Government can't take my life and you can't take my arm, but you can take my suitcase. Mary Harris Jones
[ Am Arm Government Jones Life Mother Suitcase Take]
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]
My mother killed herself when I was 12. I won't complete that relationship. But I can try to understand her. Jane Fonda
[ Complete Her Herself Killed Mother Relationship Try Understand Won]
Never marry a man who hates his mother because he'll end up hating you. Jill Bennett
[ Because End Hates Hating His Man Marry Mother Never Up]
My mother always told me, even if a song has been done a thousand times, you can still bring something of your own to it. I'd like to think I did that. Etta James
[ Always Been Bring Did Done Even Mother Own Something Song Still Think Thousand Times Told Your]
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]
I have a brother younger than me. My mother was a librarian, so from her, I got the taste to read. Shimon Peres
[ Brother Got Her Librarian Mother Read Taste Than Younger]
My grandmother was a minister as well, which was not that common in the 1930s. Colin Firth
[ Common Grandmother Minister Well Which]
My mother should have been Jewish. She could have taught a class on how to induce guilt. Lorna Luft
[ Been Class Could Guilt How Induce Jewish Mother She Should Taught]
Most mothers are instinctive philosophers. Harriet Beecher Stowe
[ Instinctive Most Mothers Philosophers]
We are not a Zappa cover band. We only play Frank's songs that were recorded by the Mothers of Invention and I think a lot of those songs were complex. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Band Complex Cover Frank Invention Lot Mothers Only Play Recorded Songs Think Those Were Zappa]
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]
Poetry is the mother-tongue of the human race. Johann G. Hamann
[ Human Poetry Race]
Women have always been the strong ones of the world. The men are always seeking from women a little pillow to put their heads down on. They are always longing for the mother who held them as infants. Coco Chanel
[ Always Been Down Heads Held Infants Little Longing Men Mother Ones Pillow Put Seeking Strong Their Them Women World]
My mother had to send me to the movies with my birth certificate, so that I wouldn't have to pay the extra fifty cents that the adults had to pay. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Adults Birth Cents Certificate Extra Fifty Had Mother Movies Pay Send]
For me, the summer will be pure gray - mother-of-pearl gray, very pale gray. To me, this is the big statement for summer. Then we have light blue, light turquoise, lots of pink. Gianni Versace
[ Big Blue Gray Light Lots Pale Pink Pure Statement Summer Then Turquoise Very Will]
My father was always telling himself no one was perfect, not even my mother. Broderick Crawford Dad
[ Always Even Father Himself Mother Perfect Telling]
I still went to church regularly every Sunday; that is we all went there together. I reverenced the family pew where we had assembled for so many years; and apart from that reason I hold it dear because it is associated in my memory with my mother. Pierre Loti
[ Apart Assembled Associated Because Church Dear Every Family Had Hold Many Memory Mother Pew Reason Regularly Reverenced Still Sunday Together Went Where Years]
France, mother of arts, of warfare, and of laws. Joachim du Bellay
[ Arts France Laws Mother Warfare]
My mother, she's like, She can work on herself. Nicole Sullivan
[ Herself Mother She Work]
Beware of monotony; it's the mother of all the deadly sins. Edith Wharton
[ Beware Deadly Monotony Mother Sins]
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]
Because my father was often absent on naval duty, my mother suffered me to do much as I pleased. John James Audubon
[ Absent Because Duty Father Mother Much Naval Often Pleased Suffered]
I hated to read. My mother could not get me to read. I'm going through the same thing with my daughter now. I love to read now, but I don't remember reading. Dorothy Hamill
[ Could Daughter Get Going Hated Love Mother Now Read Reading Remember Same Thing Through]
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]
My mother was the total influence. My father was what we call a nomadic person; he was a wanderer. Danny Aiello
[ Call Father Influence Mother Nomadic Person Total Wanderer]
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 begged doctors to end her life. She was beyond the physical ability to swallow enough of the weak morphine pills she had around her. When she knew she was dying I promised to make sure she could go at a time of her choosing, but it was impossible. I couldn't help. Polly Toynbee
[ Ability Around Begged Beyond Choosing Could Doctors Dying End Enough Go Had Help Her Impossible Knew Life Make Morphine Mother Physical Pills Promised She Sure Swallow Time Weak]
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]
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]
For years, my master had done his utmost to pollute my mind with foul images, and to destroy the pure principles inculcated by my grandmother, and the good mistress of my childhood. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Childhood Destroy Done Foul Good Grandmother Had His Images Inculcated Master Mind Mistress Principles Pure Utmost Years]
The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Architecture Art Civilization Mother Our Own Soul Without]
I'll be a wife and mother first, then First Lady. Jackie Kennedy
[ First Lady Mother Then Wife]
Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials. Meryl Streep Mom
[ Effect Essentials Everything Gets Motherhood Reduced Very]
I got a mother who's very strong after taking the whippings that she took from my father. Missy Elliot
[ After Father Got Mother She Strong Taking Took Very]
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]
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 had to explain that one couldn't compose a Liszt rhapsody because it was a piece of music that Liszt himself had composed. Sergei Prokofiev
[ Because Compose Composed Explain Had Himself Mother Music Piece]
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands? Milton Berle
[ Come Evolution Hands How Mothers Only Really Two Works]
During my grief, I realised there was nothing I could do for my mother, but I did have a child. Namie Amuro
[ Child Could Did During Grief Mother Nothing Realised]
And I say the sacred hoop of my people was one of the many hoops that made one circle, wide as daylight and as starlight, and in the center grew one mighty flowering tree to shelter all the children of one mother and one father. Black Elk
[ Center Children Circle Daylight Father Flowering Grew Hoop Hoops Made Many Mighty Mother Sacred Say Shelter Tree Wide]
I could not tell you the date of my mother's death. I could not tell you the date of my dad's death. These are not dates that I find significant. O. J. Simpson
[ Could Dad Date Dates Death Find Mother Significant Tell These]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
A mother-in-law is better than a single and childless political persona, though. Vladimir Zhirinovsky
[ Better Childless Mother-In-Law Persona Political Single Than Though]
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]
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]
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]
My grandmother passed at 104. She sang and wrote songs until she passed. Rita Coolidge
[ Grandmother Passed Sang She Songs Until Wrote]
I wanted to become a kindergarten teacher like my mother. Ziyi Zhang
[ Become Kindergarten Mother Teacher Wanted]
When I was 4 my mother got divorced and we were very close to each other. I always wanted to be with her. She took me everywhere. When she went for dinner with friends or when they had meetings at the tennis club, I was always there. Martina Hingis
[ Always Close Club Dinner Divorced Each Everywhere Friends Got Had Her Meetings Mother Other She Tennis Took Very Wanted Went Were]
My mother was a politician in my formative years. Antonia Fraser
[ Formative Mother Politician Years]
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]
My mother's passion for something more, to write a different destiny for a dirt-poor farmer's daughter, was to shape my entire life. Faye Dunaway
[ Daughter Destiny Different Entire Farmer Life More Mother Passion Shape Something Write]
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]
Because wherever I am today, I still owe it to God and I owe it to two men - the Honorable Elijah Muhammad and Malcolm X and of course, two very special women, my mother and my wife. Louis Farrakhan
[ Am Because Course Elijah God Honorable Malcolm Men Mother Muhammad Owe Special Still Today Two Very Wherever Wife Women]
I 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]
When I decided to be a singer, my mother warned me I'd be alone a lot. Basically we all are. Loneliness comes with life. Whitney Houston
[ Alone Basically Comes Decided Life Loneliness Lot Mother Singer Warned]
Grissom comes from a place where we know he had a deaf mother, he was raised in a silent household, on some level, had a father who potentially was not around and he learned what he knew by himself in the back yard, with bugs and animals. He's not comfortable being a supervisor and that's his problem. William Petersen
[ Animals Around Back Being Bugs Comes Comfortable Deaf Father Grissom Had Himself His Household Knew Know Learned Level Mother Place Potentially Problem Raised Silent Some Supervisor Where Yard]
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]
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]
I believe in imagination. I did Kramer vs. Kramer before I had children. But the mother I would be was already inside me. Meryl Streep
[ Already Before Believe Children Did Had Imagination Inside Kramer Mother Would]
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]
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]
My 80-year-old mother will not buy her heart medicine because it cost more than she can pay with social security. She is America. Jack Bowman
[ America Because Buy Cost Heart Her Medicine More Mother Pay Security She Social Than Will]
For me, already being part of a single parent household and knowing it was just me and my mom, you'd would wake up times and hope that the next day you'd be able to be alongside your mother because she was out trying to make sure that I was taken care of. But all I cared about was her being home. LeBron James
[ Able Alongside Already Because Being Care Cared Day Her Home Hope Household Just Knowing Make Mom Mother Next Out Parent Part She Single Sure Taken Times Trying Up Wake Would Your]
My mother's suicide attempts were a way to release anxiety and get attention. Some of the attempts were drug reactions she didn't even remember later on. Lorna Luft
[ Anxiety Attempts Attention Even Get Later Mother Reactions Release Remember She Some Suicide Way Were]
I was dictating to my mother when I was 5. Judith Rossner
[ Dictating Mother]
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]
Postpartum depression is a very real and very serious problem for many mothers. It can happen to a first time mom or a veteran mother. It can occur a few days... or a few months after childbirth. Richard J. Codey
[ After Childbirth Days Depression Few First Happen Many Mom Months Mother Mothers Occur Postpartum Problem Real Serious Time Very Veteran]
My mother said I was a clingy kid until I was about four. I also remember that from the age of eight she and I fought almost every day. Amy Tan
[ Age Almost Also Day Eight Every Fought Four Kid Mother Remember Said She Until]
My mother wanted me off her hands. She was a working woman. She designed clothes, and she was a celebrity collector. It's my mother's ambition to be a celebrity. Stephen Sondheim
[ Ambition Celebrity Clothes Collector Designed Hands Her Mother Off She Wanted Woman Working]
Even my great grand-mother did impressions. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
[ Did Even Great Impressions]
Now, as always, the most automated appliance in a household is the mother. Beverly Jones
[ Always Appliance Automated Household Most Mother Now]
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]
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]
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]
For example, when my mother died, the people who showed up just to put an apron on to cook, people who really do the right thing, so to speak, as my momma would always say to show that they care, a sense of community that we've lost so much in our country. Sela Ward
[ Always Care Community Cook Country Died Example Just Lost Momma Mother Much Our Put Really Right Say Sense Show Showed Speak Thing Up Would]
Modern invention has banished the spinning wheel, and the same law of progress makes the woman of today a different woman from her grandmother. Susan B. Anthony
[ Banished Different Grandmother Her Invention Law Makes Modern Progress Same Spinning Today Wheel Woman]
Government is operated by deeply embedded, hopelessly entangled bureaus where nothing is accomplished because the function of the bureau is to intercept every living idea and smother it. Gerry Spence
[ Accomplished Because Bureau Bureaus Deeply Embedded Entangled Every Function Government Hopelessly Idea Intercept Living Nothing Operated Smother Where]
The ideal mother, like the ideal marriage, is a fiction. Milton R. Sapirstein
[ Fiction Ideal Marriage Mother]
Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil's spawn. He is an individual who would sell his mother to get a vote. He would strap his children to the front end of a steam locomotive. Eric Massa
[ Children Devil End Front Get His Individual Locomotive Mother Sell Son Spawn Steam Vote Would]
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. Eleanor Roosevelt Birthday
[ Ask Birth Child Could Curiosity Endow Fairy Gift Godmother Most Mother Should Think Useful]
I learned denial from my mother. I just never confronted things and if anybody did, I just would go crazy. Tab Hunter
[ Anybody Confronted Crazy Denial Did Go Just Learned Mother Never Things Would]
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]
My mother was very agnostic. She would never set foot in the synagogue, she couldn't be doing with it. Janet Suzman
[ Agnostic Doing Foot Mother Never Set She Synagogue Very Would]
I think I was well brought up, for my father and mother were of one mind regarding the care of the family. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Brought Care Family Father Mind Mother Regarding Think Up Well Were]
Motherhood in all its guises and permutations is more art than science. Melinda M. Marshall
[ Art Guises More Motherhood Science Than]
I'd like to one day play Amanda, the mother, in The Glass Menagerie. Bernadette Peters
[ Amanda Day Glass Mother Play]
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother. Oprah Winfrey
[ Biology Least Makes Mother Someone]
My parents, especially my mother, were no influence on me whatsoever. Andy Partridge Mom
[ Especially Influence Mother Parents Were Whatsoever]
Until 45 I can play a woman in love. After 55 I can play grandmothers. But between those ten years, it is difficult for an actress. Ingrid Bergman
[ Actress After Between Difficult Grandmothers Love Play Ten Those Until Woman Years]
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]
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]
Every mother is like Moses. She does not enter the promised land. She prepares a world she will not see. Pope Paul VI
[ Does Enter Every Land Moses Mother Prepares Promised See She Will World]
My father knew the charming side of my mother, and my mother thought that he was attentive and pleasant and was an architect, which was a respectable profession, but I don't think that they actually got to know one another deeply. Christopher Durang
[ Actually Another Architect Attentive Charming Deeply Father Got Knew Know Mother Pleasant Profession Respectable Side Think Thought Which]
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]
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Children God Hearts Lips Little Mother Name]
For every Mother Teresa, there's a Jeffrey Dahmer. Joe Mantegna
[ Every Mother Teresa]
The factory that my grandmother had put under the house to produce these green men to come get me. Todd Bridges
[ Come Factory Get Grandmother Green Had House Men Produce Put These Under]
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]
My mother, brave woman, lost her whole family when she decided to marry a black man in the '60s. When the marriage fell apart, she had to come back to her family. Lisa Bonet
[ Apart Back Black Brave Come Decided Family Fell Had Her Lost Man Marriage Marry Mother She Whole Woman]
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]
Vincente understood all too well what was happening to Liza; he had gone through it 40 years earlier with my mother. Lorna Luft
[ Earlier Gone Had Happening Liza Mother Through Too Understood Well Years]
It is only when parental feelings are ineffective or too ambivalent or when the mother's emotions are temporarily engaged elsewhere that children feel lost. Anna Freud
[ Ambivalent Children Elsewhere Emotions Engaged Feel Feelings Ineffective Lost Mother Only Parental Temporarily Too]
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]
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]
But I still always felt the absence of a mother. Marcel Carne
[ Absence Always Felt Mother Still]
Fashion is in my blood. Growing up, I was always clacking around the house in my mother's shoes. Sophia Bush
[ Always Around Blood Fashion Growing House Mother Shoes Up]
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]
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]
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]
A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnessary. Dorothy Canfield Fisher
[ Lean Leaning Make Mother Person]
My 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]
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]
Her godmother simply touched her with her wand, and, at the same moment, her clothes were turned into cloth of gold and silver, all decked with jewels. Charles Perrault
[ Cloth Clothes Godmother Gold Her Into Jewels Moment Same Silver Simply Touched Turned Wand Were]
I didn't know my mother had it. I think a lot of women don't know their mothers had it; that's the sad thing about depression. You know, you don't function anymore. You shut down. You feel like you are in a void. Marie Osmond
[ Anymore Depression Down Feel Function Had Know Lot Mother Mothers Sad Shut Their Thing Think Void Women]
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]
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]
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]
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 considered a press conference on a par with a visit to a cage of cobras. Margaret Truman
[ Cage Conference Considered Mother Par Press Visit]
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 grandmother told stories; she was very good at that. Cornelia Funke
[ Good Grandmother She Stories Told Very]
My mother was a dominant force in my life. She had a very specific idea about education, which was: you should know everything about everything. It was quite simple. There was no exclusivity, and there really was no judgment. Twyla Tharp
[ Dominant Education Everything Exclusivity Force Had Idea Judgment Know Life Mother Quite Really She Should Simple Specific Very Which]
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]
My advantage as a woman and a human being has been in having a mother who believed strongly in women's education. She was an early undergraduate at Oxford, and her own mother was a doctor. Antonia Fraser
[ Advantage Been Being Believed Doctor Early Education Having Her Human Mother Own Oxford She Strongly Undergraduate Woman Women]
At about 40, the roles started slowing down. I started getting offers to play mothers and grandmothers. Kathleen Turner
[ Down Getting Grandmothers Mothers Offers Play Roles Slowing Started]
Even though I love my mother, I didn't want to make an idealized portrait of her. I'm fascinated more by her defects - they are funnier than her other qualities. Pedro Almodovar
[ Defects Even Fascinated Funnier Her Idealized Love Make More Mother Other Portrait Qualities Than Though Want]
I've been a godmother loads of times, but being a grandmother is better than anything. Vivien Leigh
[ Anything Been Being Better Godmother Grandmother Loads Than Times]
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]
I do get angry some time, but if I let that feeling take over it would only cloud my thinking and disable me from making the right decision when it counts the most. I just try to think about my mother, children, God, and of course my freedom. Lonnie Earl Johnson
[ Angry Children Cloud Counts Course Decision Feeling Freedom Get God Just Making Most Mother Only Over Right Some Take Think Thinking Time Try Would]
I wish I had a great relationship with my mother. Chely Wright
[ Great Had Mother Relationship Wish]
I was brought up by an Episcopalian father and Presbyterian mother in nondenominational Army chapels all over the world and never really had much religious experience. Sally Quinn
[ Army Brought Episcopalian Experience Father Had Mother Much Never Over Presbyterian Really Religious Up World]
I am now at an age when they wanted me to play her mother. Isabella Rossellini
[ Age Am Her Mother Now Play Wanted]
Anyone who doesn't miss the past never had a mother. Gregory Nunn
[ Anyone Had Miss Mother Never Past]
I don't have a bank account because I don't know my mother's maiden name. Paula Poundstone Funny
[ Account Bank Because Know Maiden Mother Name]
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]
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]
On October 28th, 1887, I became the mother of a girl baby, the very image of its father, at least that is what he said, but who has the temper of its mother. Calamity Jane
[ Baby Became Father Girl Image Least Mother October Said Temper Very]
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]
With whom do you argue? With a woman, of course. Not with a friend, because he accepted all your defects the moment he found you. Besides, woman is mother-have we forgotten? Marcello Mastroianni
[ Accepted Argue Because Besides Course Defects Forgotten Found Friend Moment Whom Woman Your]
I don't think I would have been a good mother. Being a parent brings immense responsibility. It's a Herculean task. It would be almost too much for me. Julie Christie
[ Almost Been Being Brings Good Immense Mother Much Parent Responsibility Task Think Too Would]
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]
No delusion is greater than the notion that method and industry can make up for lack of mother-wit, either in science or in practical life. Thomas Huxley
[ Delusion Either Greater Industry Lack Life Make Method Notion Practical Science Than Up]
Mothers, unless they were very poor, didn't work. Both of my parents had to leave education. My mother had to work in a cotton mill until 18 or 19, when she took some training in domestic science. Roger Bannister
[ Both Cotton Domestic Education Had Leave Mill Mother Mothers Parents Poor Science She Some Took Training Unless Until Very Were Work]
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]
When my children were born, I didn't have them baptized because I felt baptism was about erasing Original Sin - something the Church said children got from their mother - and I absolutely refused to believe women carry Original Sin. Olympia Dukakis
[ Absolutely Baptism Baptized Because Believe Born Carry Children Church Erasing Felt Got Mother Original Refused Said Sin Something Their Them Were Women]
My mother, who was quite sharp when I was young, became utterly mild. Antonia Fraser
[ Became Mild Mother Quite Sharp Utterly Young]
I saw my mother in a different light. We all need to do that. You have to be displaced from what's comfortable and routine, and then you get to see things with fresh eyes, with new eyes. Amy Tan
[ Comfortable Different Displaced Eyes Fresh Get Light Mother Need New Routine Saw See Then Things]
The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all. Benjamin Spock
[ After Babies Best Bringing Children Come Conclusion Different Doing Fathers Feel Good Instinctively Methods More Mothers Studied Their Up]
This is a moment that I deeply wish my parents could have lived to share. My father would have enjoyed what you have so generously said of me-and my mother would have believed it. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Believed Could Deeply Enjoyed Father Generously Lived Moment Mother Parents Said Share Wish Would]
I owe a lot to my parents, especially by mother and my father. Greg Norman
[ Especially Father Lot Mother Owe Parents]
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]
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]
The mother must socialize her daughter to become subordinate to men, and if her daughter challenges patriarchal norms, the mother is likely to defend the patriarchal structures against her own daughters. Carol P. Christ
[ Against Become Challenges Daughter Daughters Defend Her Likely Men Mother Must Norms Own Patriarchal Socialize Structures Subordinate]
My mother was the concert master of the symphony. Absurdity and eccentricity were not criticized. Martin Short
[ Absurdity Concert Criticized Eccentricity Master Mother Symphony Were]
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]
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 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]
We shall fight to the last to free our Motherland. Ziaur Rahman
[ Fight Free Last Motherland Our Shall]
The older I get the more of my mother I see in myself. Nancy Friday
[ Get More Mother Myself Older See]
Here we are to remember that in consequence of our opinion that labor is the Father and active principle of wealth, as lands are the Mother, that the state by killing, mutilating, or imprisoning their members do withal punish themselves. William Petty
[ Active Consequence Father Here Killing Labor Lands Members Mother Opinion Our Principle Punish Remember State Their Themselves Wealth Withal]
I am a grandmother now, and that means age is creeping on, creeping on. Lillie Langtry
[ Age Am Creeping Grandmother Means Now]
It definitely puts a strain on family life - I miss them like mad. Being a working mother I've been juggling house and career from day one. I want to hold out for telly for the second half of the year. Louise Jameson
[ Been Being Career Day Definitely Family Half Hold House Juggling Life Mad Miss Mother Out Puts Second Strain Telly Them Want Working Year]
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]
A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over... is saying no good son should warn his mother of a cliff until she has fallen. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Attack Cliff Fallen Good His Man Mother Over Patriot Saying Says She Should Son Until War Warn]
There is nothing in the world of art like the songs mother used to sing. Billy Sunday Mom
[ Art Mother Nothing Sing Songs Used World]
I am no mother, and I won't be one. Brigitte Bardot Mom
[ Am Mother Won]
I was always singing and dancing for my mother when I wasn't glued to the television watching I Love Lucy or the Carol Burnett Show. Debra Messing
[ Always Burnett Carol Dancing Glued Love Lucy Mother Show Singing Television Watching]
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]
It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder. Joseph Wood Krutch Inspirational
[ Ignorance Knowledge Mother Which Wonder]
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]
You think about child abuse and you think of a father viciously attacking a daughter or a son, but in my family it was my mother. My mother, I would say, was a... very brutal disciplinarian. Lynn Johnston
[ Abuse Attacking Brutal Child Daughter Disciplinarian Family Father Mother Say Son Think Very Would]
My mother's life had been destroyed by the Garland legend. Lorna Luft
[ Been Destroyed Garland Had Legend Life Mother]
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]
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]
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]
I hope to start enjoying flirting again when I'm 70, like my mother did. Felicity Kendal
[ Again Did Enjoying Flirting Hope Mother Start]
My 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]
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]
I was terrible at straight items. When I wrote obituaries, my mother said the only thing I ever got them to do was die in alphabetical order. Erma Bombeck
[ Alphabetical Die Ever Got Items Mother Obituaries Only Order Said Straight Terrible Them Thing Wrote]
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]
One thing all stage mothers share is an overpowering ambition for their daughters. Lawrence Welk
[ Ambition Daughters Mothers Overpowering Share Stage Their Thing]
My mother listened to all the news from the camp during the strike. She said little, especially when my father or the men who worked for him were about I remember her instinctive and unhesitating sympathy for the miners. Agnes Smedley
[ Camp During Especially Father Her Him Instinctive Listened Little Men Miners Mother News Remember Said She Strike Sympathy Were Worked]
Changing a diaper is a lot like getting a present from your grandmother - you're not sure what you've got but you're pretty sure you're not going to like it. Jeff Foxworthy
[ Changing Diaper Getting Going Got Grandmother Lot Present Pretty Sure Your]
My 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]
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]
There's no doubt that becoming a mother was the greatest thing I'll ever do. Kim Basinger
[ Becoming Doubt Ever Greatest Mother Thing]
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]
I miss my mother very, very much. Paul Haggis
[ Miss Mother Much Very]
What I do say is, yes, children may be resilient and they have been able to deal with all sorts of difficulties they have faced, but the bottom line is this: I believe very strongly children need a mother and a father in the home. Timothy Murphy
[ Able Been Believe Bottom Children Deal Difficulties Faced Father Home Line May Mother Need Resilient Say Sorts Strongly Very Yes]
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil in all things. Sophocles
[ Becomes Educates Evil Mother Things Those Villainy Whose Wit]
Who I really am is the mother of six kids and Woody's wife. Anne Northup
[ Am Kids Mother Really Six Wife Woody]
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]
Silence is the mother of truth. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Mother Silence Truth]
Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well. Amos Bronson Alcott Mom
[ Go Home Matters Mother Well Where]
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]
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]
She is descended from a long line that her mother listened to. Gypsy Rose Lee
[ Descended Her Line Listened Long Mother She]
His mother should have thrown him out and kept the stork. Mae West
[ Him His Kept Mother Out Should Thrown]
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]
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]
I would write plays for my grandmother, who was stone deaf, my mother and the dog, that was our audience. Jayne Meadows
[ Audience Deaf Dog Grandmother Mother Our Plays Stone Would Write]
All the fascination of King Solomon's Mines seems to be behind those great mountains and this I may add is a bit of advance work for mother, an entering wedge to my disappearing from sight for years and years in the Congo. Richard H. Davis
[ Add Advance Behind Bit Congo Disappearing Entering Fascination Great King May Mines Mother Mountains Seems Sight Solomon Those Wedge Work Years]
As a mother, you feel much more vulnerable. And when you're vulnerable, you're a much better actress. Kate Beckinsale
[ Actress Better Feel More Mother Much Vulnerable]
It's hard to sleep at night because I'm still wondering where my mother is. Fred Savage
[ Because Hard Mother Night Sleep Still Where Wondering]
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]
I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house. John Forbes Nash, Jr.
[ Because Before Born Could Died Good Grandfather Grandmother Had House How Memories Never Old Piano Play Saw She]
My mother taught me that when you stand in the truth and someone tells a lie about you, don't fight it. Whitney Houston
[ Fight Lie Mother Someone Stand Taught Tells Truth]
I like protective men, the type who'll put an arm around me so I can be smothered. Katie Price
[ Arm Around Men Protective Put Type]
I was labeled a troublemaker, my mom an unfit mother, and I was not welcome anywhere. Ryan White
[ Anywhere Labeled Mom Mother Troublemaker Unfit Welcome]
So an autobiography about death should include, in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events - pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution that drove my mother to come here. Harold Brodkey
[ Account Autobiography Case Come Death Drove European Events Flights Here Include Jewish Jewry Mother Murders Revolution Russian Should]
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]
I met the guys through a friend of a friend, and their former drummer had quit. I wasn't too familiar with the Chili Peppers before that, so I joined at the end of 88' and we finished recording Mother's Milk at the end of 89', next thing I know I'm in Spin with a sock. Chad Smith
[ Before Chili Drummer End Familiar Finished Former Friend Guys Had Joined Know Met Milk Mother Next Peppers Quit Recording Sock Spin Their Thing Through Too]
My view on issues is based on common sense, and my experience as a mother of four children, as a sole parent, and as a businesswoman running a fish and chip shop. Pauline Hanson
[ Based Businesswoman Children Chip Common Experience Fish Four Issues Mother Parent Running Sense Shop Sole View]
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]
I was baptized alongside my mother when I was 8 years old. Since then I have tried to walk a Christian life. And now that I'm getting older I realize that I'm walking even closer with my God. Andy Griffith
[ Alongside Baptized Christian Closer Even Getting God Life Mother Now Old Older Realize Since Then Tried Walk Walking Years]
My father had left behind an old piano. My sister was already going to school, my mother was out working, and I stayed at home alone with my adorable grandmother who understood nothing I said. It was so boring that I stayed at the piano all day long, and that saved my life. Michel Legrand
[ Adorable Alone Already Behind Boring Day Father Going Grandmother Had Home Left Life Long Mother Nothing Old Out Piano Said Saved School Sister Stayed Understood Working]
My father had all kinds of instruments in the house that he would hide from my mother. He bought them through mail order! Cassandra Wilson
[ Bought Father Had Hide House Instruments Kinds Mail Mother Order Them Through Would]
When I was four years old, my mother owned some tenements in the Bronx. Cy Coleman
[ Bronx Four Mother Old Owned Some Tenements Years]
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]
Education is the mother of leadership. Wendell Willkie
[ Education Leadership Mother]
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]
Mother Nature made me the way I am, and I should be happy. Karolina Kurkova
[ Am Happy Made Mother Nature Should Way]
My mother felt it was time that I had some parental control, so I went off to America and went to New York. Diane Cilento
[ America Control Felt Had Mother New Off Parental Some Time Went York]
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 am less selfish. But I am more insistent on being part of the creative experience. I find I am a better mother, lover and wife when I am writing. When my daughter was small I wasn't writing as much and I didn't miss it. Helen Slater
[ Am Being Better Creative Daughter Experience Find Insistent Less Lover Miss More Mother Much Part Selfish Small Wife Writing]
I would rather be a fairly happy wife and mother. Mary MacLane
[ Fairly Happy Mother Rather Wife Would]
Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends. H. L. Mencken
[ Conscience Ends Mother-In-Law Never Visit Whose]
My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it. Quentin Crisp Parenting
[ Father Mother Protected Threatened World]
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]
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]
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]
And I would really like to be a grandmother, but only when Felix or Emily meet the right person and are ready. Jilly Cooper
[ Emily Grandmother Meet Only Person Ready Really Right Would]
Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother's love is not. James Joyce
[ Dunghill Else Love Mother Stinking Unsure Whatever World]
My mother 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]
You make sacrifices to become a mother, but you really find yourself and your soul. Mariska Hargitay
[ Become Find Make Mother Really Sacrifices Soul Your Yourself]
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]
I couldn't even go to the bathroom alone. My mother or a social worker always went with me. Natalie Wood
[ Alone Always Bathroom Even Go Mother Social Went Worker]
Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. Erich Fromm Mom
[ Acquired Deserved Love Mother Need Peace]
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]
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]
You do stand alone sometimes. But my mother stood by me through all this. Morris Dees
[ Alone Mother Sometimes Stand Stood Through]
I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up. I wish my grandmother had done the same. I wanted my girls to know me. Carol Burnett Mom
[ Done Felt Girls Grandmother Growing Had How Know Left Mother Same She Something Up Wanted Wish]
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]
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]
There is no theoretical study of motherhood. You know, before I became a mother, I did play a mother, but I was like - I was more thinking of my own mother. I was doing my mother. Joan Chen
[ Became Before Did Doing Know More Mother Motherhood Own Play Study Theoretical Thinking]
My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education. John H. Johnson Parenting
[ Believed Education Faith Great Had Hard Influence Justice Life Mother Passionately She Strong Triumph Ultimate Work]
The food we ate was Indian, and both my mother and father were very deep into the ancient philosophy of India, so it could well have been an Indian household. Amar Bose
[ Ancient Ate Been Both Could Deep Father Food Household India Indian Into Mother Philosophy Very Well Were]
My mother was an artist and highly strung, whereas my father was much calmer. Liza Minelli
[ Artist Calmer Father Highly Mother Much Strung Whereas]
Only God Himself fully appreciates the influence of a Christian mother in the molding of character in her children. Billy Graham Mom
[ Appreciates Character Children Christian Fully God Her Himself Influence Molding Mother Only]
When this boy was brought to Dr. Young, his name being William, the same as mine, my mother was ordered to change mine to something else. This, at the time, I thought to be one of the most cruel acts that could be committed upon my rights. William Wells Brown
[ Acts Being Boy Brought Change Committed Could Cruel Dr Else His Mine Most Mother Name Ordered Rights Same Something Thought Time Upon William Young]
Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like. Arnold Bennett Mom
[ Anything Clever Does Far Mother She Too Understand]
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own. Aristotle
[ Birth Certain Children Devoted Fathers Giving More Mothers Own Reason Suffer Than Their Them Why]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
It wouldn't have mattered to my mother if I married a black, was gay, lived in a commune or wore a dress. George Weinberg
[ Black Commune Dress Gay Lived Married Mattered Mother Wore]
When I was a kid, my mother told me that if you could not be a good loser, then there's no way you could be a good winner. Halle Berry
[ Could Good Kid Loser Mother Then Told Way Winner]
A day is sometimes our mother, sometimes our stepmother. Hesiod
[ Day Mother Our Sometimes Stepmother]
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]
My mother was a good recreational cook, but what she basically believed about cooking was that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you. Nora Ephron
[ Basically Believed Cook Cooking Else Good Hard Mother Prospered Recreational She Someone Worked Would]
It is well for us that we are born babies in intellect. Could we understand half what mothers say and do to their infants, we should be filled with a conceit of our own importance, which would render us insupportable through life. Augustus Hare
[ Babies Born Conceit Could Filled Half Importance Infants Insupportable Intellect Life Mothers Our Own Render Say Should Their Through Understand Us Well Which Would]
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]
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]
And really, the basis, I think, of achieving some success in what I want to do today comes from my mother's push to get me to read and to make something of myself from the standpoint of an education. Sam Donaldson
[ Achieving Basis Comes Education Get Make Mother Myself Push Read Really Some Something Standpoint Success Think Today Want]
I know Mother named me after a railroad man, but it's too late now, I'm afraid. Much, much too late. Hoagy Carmichael
[ Afraid After Know Late Man Mother Much Named Now Railroad Too]
I never turned down a mother role. Dorothy Malone
[ Down Mother Never Role Turned]
But I'll tell you something: We had a big family discussion about it recently, my two sisters and I, and I pointed out that we all have the same genes as our mother and we're all susceptible to becoming alcoholics. Payne Stewart
[ Alcoholics Becoming Big Discussion Family Genes Had Mother Our Out Pointed Recently Same Sisters Something Susceptible Tell Two]
Well ironically my last three roles have all been a mother. One was a Canadian film where the baby was taken away because she is a drug addict, in Irish Jam I play a mother to a four year old. I think in the future I'll be able to handle the role with a lot more depth. Anna Friel
[ Able Addict Away Baby Because Been Canadian Depth Film Four Future Handle Irish Ironically Jam Last Lot More Mother Old Play Role Roles She Taken Think Three Well Where Year]
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]
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 father's father came from Russia; my mother came from Romania. Herbie Mann
[ Came Father Mother Romania Russia]
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]
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]
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]
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding. Erma Bombeck
[ Become Compassion Judgment Mother Slowly Turns Understanding Until Your]
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]
I'd work to make it hip again to spend time in our fabled and fabulous land. But with a Puerto Rican father and a Jewish mother, I would probably be better suited as mayor of New York. Geraldo Rivera
[ Again Better Fabled Fabulous Father Hip Jewish Land Make Mayor Mother New Our Probably Puerto Rican Spend Suited Time Work Would York]
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 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 learned to forgive myself, and that enabled me to forgive my mother as a person. Amy Tan
[ Enabled Forgive Learned Mother Myself Person]
Winston Churchill was not entirely British. His mother was American, making Sir Winston part Iroquois Indian. Rachel Blanchard
[ American British Churchill Entirely His Indian Iroquois Making Mother Part Sir Winston]
Stravinsky used Mother Goose. He was influenced by Mother Goose, indirectly, but very beautifully. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Beautifully Goose Indirectly Influenced Mother Stravinsky Used Very]
Even at al my mother's concerts, I had never seen people go crazy the way they did with the Beatles. Lorna Luft
[ Al Beatles Concerts Crazy Did Even Go Had Mother Never Seen Way]
I told my mother at about the seventh year of therapy that I had been abused sexually by my father, and she hung up the phone on me. Anne Heche
[ Abused Been Father Had Hung Mother Phone Seventh Sexually She Therapy Told Up Year]
I mean, if somebody said to me, junior year of college, you can go anywhere, your old man's paying for it, I'd have been gone in a flash. But I had to work. Every summer my mother would say, 'Get that job and hold on to it until August 30.' Chris Matthews
[ Anywhere August Been College Every Flash Get Go Gone Had Hold Job Junior Man Mean Mother Old Paying Said Say Somebody Summer Until Work Would Year Your]
I 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]
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 grandmother was, back when they called them 'stewardesses,' a flight attendant. I actually had a ball wearing that little uniform and making sure everything was under control. Erika Christensen
[ Actually Attendant Back Ball Called Control Everything Flight Grandmother Had Little Making Stewardesses Sure Them Under Uniform Wearing]
There are things coming from me that I felt I wanted to talk about. My search for my own blend of spirituality, my acknowledgement of my sexuality, my being the single mother of a young man. Ana Castillo
[ Acknowledgement Being Blend Coming Felt Man Mother Own Search Sexuality Single Spirituality Talk Things Wanted Young]
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]
Sameness is the mother of disgust, variety the cure. Petrarch
[ Cure Disgust Mother Sameness Variety]
Mother's interest in contemporary American artists emerged during the 1920s. David Rockefeller
[ American Artists Contemporary During Emerged Interest Mother]
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]
The Iraqi forces are conducting the Mother of all Retreats. Dick Cheney
[ Conducting Forces Iraqi Mother Retreats]
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]
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]
In short, our response as a party should be to work to solve the crises that produce crisis pregnancies, and work to make life worth living for mother and child, rather than victimize the child as a way of dealing with the crisis. Robert Casey
[ Child Crises Crisis Dealing Life Living Make Mother Our Party Pregnancies Produce Rather Response Short Should Solve Than Way Work Worth]
I hope my tongue in prune juice smothers, If I belittle dogs and mothers. Ogden Nash
[ Belittle Dogs Hope Juice Mothers Prune Tongue]
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 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]
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]
My mother was a Northern woman, daughter of Hon. John Sergeant, a distinguished lawyer, and for many years representative in Congress from Philadelphia. John Sergeant Wise
[ Congress Daughter Distinguished Hon John Lawyer Many Mother Northern Philadelphia Representative Sergeant Woman Years]
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 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]
We found that when people put this issue on the table, it turns out that men acknowledge the issue, and employers and employees can work out solutions just as working mothers do. James Levine
[ Acknowledge Employees Employers Found Issue Just Men Mothers Out Put Solutions Table Turns Work Working]
The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat. Robert Frost
[ Always Democrat Father His Mother Republican Son Toward]
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]
A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do. Lois Wyse
[ Because Becomes Children Day Enchanted Grandchildren Grandmother Her Mother Noticing She Stops Terrible Things True Wonderful]
I 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]
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]
Our family had been shattered, but we now are more united, and the remains of my family and the majority of my mother's family are glad to know the truth about a horrible crime. Sam Sheppard
[ Been Crime Family Glad Had Horrible Know Majority More Mother Now Our Remains Shattered Truth United]
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]
I sang a song at my sister's wedding. My mother forced me into that, too. But that one felt all right. Adam Sandler
[ Felt Forced Into Mother Right Sang Sister Song Too Wedding]
As for our garments, my Mother did not only delight to see us neat and cleanly, fine and gay, but rich and costly: maintaining us to the heighth of her estate, but not beyond it. Margaret Cavendish
[ Beyond Cleanly Costly Delight Did Estate Fine Garments Gay Her Maintaining Mother Neat Only Our Rich See Us]
There is nothing to indicate any biological need for an exclusive primary bond; nothing to suggest that mothering cannot be shared by several people. H. R. Schaffer
[ Any Biological Bond Cannot Exclusive Indicate Mothering Need Nothing Primary Several Shared Suggest]
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]
A mother never realizes that her children are no longer children. Holbrook Jackson
[ Children Her Longer Mother Never Realizes]
Mothers don't let your daughters grow up to be models unless you're present. Janice Dickinson Mom
[ Daughters Grow Models Mothers Present Unless Up Your]
The purpose of The Motherhood Manifesto is. mothers really need to be given the ability to parent. Joan Blades
[ Ability Given Manifesto Motherhood Mothers Need Parent Purpose Really]
A boy is not free to find a partner of his own as long as he must be the partner to his mother. Frank Pittman
[ Boy Find Free His Long Mother Must Own Partner]
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]
A mother who is really a mother is never free. Honore de Balzac Parenting
[ Free Mother Never Really]
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]
There are only two things a child will share willingly; communicable diseases and its mother's age. Benjamin Spock Mom
[ Age Child Communicable Diseases Mother Only Share Things Two Will Willingly]
My grandmother was a very tough woman. She buried three husbands and two of them were just napping. Rita Rudner
[ Buried Grandmother Husbands Just Napping She Them Three Tough Two Very Were Woman]
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]
For the purposes of the play, it was perfect to be able to use that and the stresses and strains that there were. At the end of the play, the mother realizes the terrible things she had done. Fay Wray
[ Able Done End Had Mother Perfect Play Purposes Realizes She Strains Stresses Terrible Things Use Were]
My mother taught me about the power of inspiration and courage, and she did it with a strength and a passion that I wish could be bottled. Carly Fiorina Mom
[ Bottled Could Courage Did Inspiration Mother Passion Power She Strength Taught Wish]
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]
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]
That MySpace is the story of the year. Everyone but my mother is on it. Dane Cook
[ Everyone Mother Story Year]
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother. Abraham Lincoln
[ Am Angel Hope Mother Owe]
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]
One could not be a successful scientist without realizing that, in contrast to the popular conception supported by newspapers and mothers of scientists, a goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid. James D. Watson
[ Also Conception Contrast Could Dull Goodly Just Mothers Narrow-Minded Newspapers Number Only Popular Realizing Scientist Scientists Stupid Successful Supported Without]
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]
Sexism is not the fault of women - kill your fathers, not your mothers. Robin Morgan
[ Fathers Fault Kill Mothers Sexism Women Your]
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]
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]
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]
A child too, can never grasp the fact that the same mother who cooks so well, is so concerned about his cough, and helps so kindly with his homework, in some circumstance has no more feeling than a wall of his hidden inner world. Alice Duer Miller
[ Child Circumstance Concerned Cooks Cough Fact Feeling Grasp Helps Hidden His Homework Inner Kindly More Mother Never Same Some Than Too Wall Well World]
There was one very special scene at the end of the film. My character, Zhao Di, has been sick. She wakes up and her mother tells her that the man she loves has come back from the city and had spent the day by her bedside. Zhang Ziyi
[ Back Bedside Been Character City Come Day Di End Film Had Her Loves Man Mother Scene She Sick Special Spent Tells Up Very Wakes]
I watched my mother waste her life on housework and swore I'd never do that. Dave does the cooking. Siobhan Fahey
[ Cooking Dave Does Her Housework Life Mother Never Swore Waste Watched]
Thank God for your mother. David O. Selznick
[ God Mother Thank Your]
Write verse, not poetry. The public wants verse. If you have a talent for poetry, then don't by any means mother it, but try your hand at verse. Robert W. Service
[ Any Hand Means Mother Poetry Public Talent Then Try Verse Wants Write Your]
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]
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 saw Virginia Woolf, somewhere between the first and second acts, someone I had known as my mother became somebody else. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Acts Became Between Else First Had Known Mother Saw Second Somebody Someone Somewhere Virginia Woolf]
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]
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]
Basically it's the core story. About a guy having an affair with the mother of the girl he falls in love with. Buck Henry
[ Affair Basically Core Falls Girl Guy Having Love Mother Story]
I'm ultimately a widow and a single mother, who's not even getting to be a mother right now. I am so alone, it's freaky. Courtney Love
[ Alone Am Even Freaky Getting Mother Now Right Single Ultimately Widow]
I am scared of becoming a mother. Liv Tyler
[ Am Becoming Mother Scared]
I'm a mother, I'm a journalist, I'm an American; I'm all of those things, and it really complicates your job when you have all these things come into play. Paula Zahn
[ American Come Complicates Into Job Journalist Mother Play Really These Things Those Your]
My 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]
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]
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]
I'm not Mother Teresa, but I'm not Charles Manson, either. Mike Tyson
[ Charles Either Manson Mother Teresa]
My mother and I took over abandoned buildings to sleep in. Mark Webber
[ Abandoned Buildings Mother Over Sleep Took]
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]
My mother thought me being gay was a death sentence. Jai Rodriguez
[ Being Death Gay Mother Sentence Thought]
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]
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]
I started hustling at 12, my mother hustled ahead of me. I was only allowed to because they knew me. Curtis Jackson
[ Ahead Allowed Because Hustled Hustling Knew Mother Only Started]
My 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]
If Congress refuse to listen to and grant what women ask, there is but one course left then to pursue. What is there left for women to do but to become the mothers of the future government? Victoria Woodhull
[ Ask Become Congress Course Future Government Grant Left Listen Mothers Pursue Refuse Then Women]
Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together. Pearl S. Buck
[ Just Kiss Kissing Love Most Mothers Same Scold Some Together]
There was never a great man who had not a great mother. Olive Schreiner
[ Great Had Man Mother Never]
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]
Marriage is the mother of the world. It preserves kingdoms, and fills cities and churches, and heaven itself. Jeremy Taylor
[ Churches Cities Fills Heaven Itself Kingdoms Marriage Mother Preserves World]
Not so cold, some snow fell. I went inside the log cabin and said goodbye to Mother, she was so alike grandmother, just younger. Anders Zorn
[ Alike Cabin Cold Fell Goodbye Grandmother Inside Just Log Mother Said She Snow Some Went Younger]
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]
After the enormous success of All About my Mother, all the awards and everything, I wanted to start a movie in exactly the same place that I used to be before. I wanted to show that all of the success had not changed my perception. Pedro Almodovar
[ After Awards Before Changed Enormous Everything Exactly Had Mother Movie Perception Place Same Show Start Success Used Wanted]
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers. Rudyard Kipling
[ Could Everywhere God Made Mothers Therefore]
Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me. John Lithgow
[ Milk Mother Shakespeare]
No one is going to try to fill my mother's shoes, what she did was fantastic. It's about making your own future and your own destiny and Kate will do a very good job of that. Kate Middleton
[ Destiny Did Fantastic Fill Future Going Good Job Kate Making Mother Own She Shoes Try Very Will Your]
Mothers send strips to daughters to make a point. Daughters smack strips down on the breakfast table to make a point. My own mom sometimes cuts a strip out and sends it to me to make sure I understand her. Cathy Guisewite
[ Breakfast Cuts Daughters Down Her Make Mom Mothers Out Own Point Send Sends Smack Sometimes Strip Strips Sure Table Understand]
The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless is mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection. Arianna Huffington Mom
[ Become Break Cycle Doing Embrace Fastest Fearless Give Idea Imperfection Indeed Mother Perfectionism Perfectly Uncertainty Up Way]
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]
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]
I heard stories from my mother's mother who was an American Indian. She was spiritual, although she did not go to church, but she had the hum. She used to tell me stories of the rivers. Tina Turner
[ Although American Church Did Go Had Heard Hum Indian Mother Rivers She Spiritual Stories Tell Used]
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]
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]
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]
When I was eight years old I went to visit my brother who was working on a movie of the week with my mother and I saw how much fun he was having and I decided I wanted to try it too. Mackenzie Astin
[ Brother Decided Eight Fun Having How Mother Movie Much Old Saw Too Try Visit Wanted Week Went Working Years]
They said I was a married mother of two but the record sounded like an indie album and they didn't know how to market it! This country is incredibly sexist, as is the music and media industry. Siobhan Fahey
[ Album Country How Incredibly Indie Industry Know Market Married Media Mother Music Record Said Sexist Sounded Two]
I loved my mother, she's a good girl. Charles Manson
[ Girl Good Loved Mother She]
My first husband, yes, I eloped with him from Hungary against my mother's wishes. Eva Gabor
[ Against First Him Hungary Husband Mother Wishes Yes]
Never does one feel oneself so utterly helpless as in trying to speak comfort for great bereavement. I will not try it. Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother. Jules Renard
[ Bereavement Comfort Comforter Does Feel Great Helpless Loss Mother Never Oneself Only Speak Time Try Trying Utterly Will]
I was not a classic mother. But my kids were never palmed off to boarding school. So, I didn't bake cookies. You can buy cookies, but you can't buy love. Raquel Welch
[ Bake Boarding Buy Classic Cookies Kids Love Mother Never Off School Were]
Ignorance is the mother of admiration. George Chapman
[ Admiration Ignorance Mother]
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]
My grandfather on my mother's side was a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; my other grandfather was a lawyer, and one time Speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Engineering Grandfather House Institute Lawyer Massachusetts Mechanical Mother Other Professor Representatives Side Speaker Technology Tennessee Time]
You are ugly when you love her, you are beautiful and fresh, vital and free, modern and poetic when you don't... you are more beautiful as an orphan than as your mother's son. Witold Gombrowicz
[ Beautiful Free Fresh Her Love Modern More Mother Orphan Poetic Son Than Ugly Vital Your]
My dad was like a stage mother he always pushed me to do what I wanted. Jim Carrey
[ Always Dad Mother Pushed Stage Wanted]
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]
When the grandmothers of today hear the word "Chippendales," they don't necessary think of chairs. Jean Kerr
[ Chairs Grandmothers Hear Necessary Think Today Word]
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there. Robert Browning Mom
[ Begins Ends Love Motherhood]
For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift. Wernher von Braun Technology
[ Best Boys Confirmation First Get Gift Got Long Make Most Mother Pair Pants Telescope Thought Watch Would]
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]
A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love. Thomas Chandler Haliburton
[ Accepts Angel Assures Babe Before Born Envy First Lights Love Lover Might Mother Smile Smiles Two Uttered Woman Words]
I was standing in the schoolyard waiting for a child when another mother came up to me. Have you found work yet? she asked. Or are you still just writing? Anne Tyler
[ Another Asked Came Child Found Just Mother Schoolyard She Standing Still Up Waiting Work Writing Yet]
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]
A boy's best friend is his mother. Joseph Stefano
[ Best Boy Friend His Mother]
My mother taught me to treat a lady respectfully. Chris Brown Mom
[ Lady Mother Respectfully Taught Treat]
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]
We criticize mothers for closeness. We criticize fathers for distance. How many of us have expected less from our fathers and appreciated what they gave us more? How many of us always let them off the hook? Ellen Goodman Parenting
[ Always Appreciated Closeness Criticize Distance Expected Fathers Gave Hook How Less Many More Mothers Off Our Them Us]
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]
I'd walk over my own grandmother to re-elect Richard Nixon. Charles Colson
[ Grandmother Nixon Over Own Re-Elect Richard Walk]
My father was a schoolteacher and my mother came from a teacher's family. Simon van der Meer
[ Came Family Father Mother Schoolteacher Teacher]
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]
You're not famous until my mother has heard of you. Jay Leno
[ Famous Heard Mother Until]
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]
I heard someone in opposition to reform last night criticize the president for saying it's their money. They said it's not their money; it's my mother's money. Well that's what's wrong with the system. Johnny Isakson
[ Criticize Heard Last Money Mother Night Opposition President Reform Said Saying Someone System Their Well Wrong]
I 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]
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've been going through photos of my mother, looking back on her life and trying to put it into context. Very few people age gracefully enough to be photographed through their aging. Jamie Lee Curtis
[ Age Aging Back Been Context Enough Few Going Gracefully Her Into Life Looking Mother Photographed Photos Put Their Through Trying Very]
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]
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]
I always wanted to play Joan of Arc. I've always wanted to do that. Now I'm thinking, 'Maybe there's a story in Joan of Arc's mother!' If I don't hurry up, her grandmother! Ellen Burstyn
[ Always Arc Grandmother Her Hurry Joan Maybe Mother Now Play Story Thinking Up Wanted]
I 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]
But to the slave mother New Year's day comes laden with peculiar sorrows. She sits on her cold cabin floor, watching the children who may all be torn from her the next morning; and often does she wish that she and they might die before the day dawns. Harriet Ann Jacobs
[ Before Cabin Children Cold Comes Dawns Day Die Does Floor Her Laden May Might Morning Mother New Next Often Peculiar She Sits Slave Sorrows Torn Watching Wish Year]
I don't think children's inner feelings have changed. They still want a mother and father in the very same house; they want places to play. Beverly Cleary Parenting
[ Changed Children Father Feelings House Inner Mother Places Play Same Still Think Very Want]
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]
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 kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly mother. I consider it my duty to be with my compatriots in this sublime and difficult moment. Pope John Paul II Home
[ Compatriots Consider Difficult Duty Earthly Hands Homeland Kiss Moment Mother Our Placed Soil Sublime]
When I go home my mother still makes me take out the garbage. Nomar Garciaparra
[ Garbage Go Home Makes Mother Out Still Take]
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]
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]