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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter. In love to our wives there is desire; to our sons, ambition; but to our daughters there is something which there are no words to express.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
  • Ben Lovett
    Ben Lovett
    American recording artist, film composer, songwriter and producer 1978-
    Ben Lovett
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    'Landfill' by Daughter has calming, rich tones that are only improved upon by the gorgeous voice of Daughter.
  • Billy Wilder
    Billy Wilder
    Austrian-American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer and artist 1906-2002
    Billy Wilder
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    A bad play folds and is forgotten, but in pictures we don't bury our dead. When you think it's out of your system, your daughter sees it on television and says, My father is an idiot.
    Source: Culture and Commitment, 1929-1945 (1973)
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
    Bill Cosby
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    A father... knows exactly what those boys at the mall have in their depraved little minds because he once owned such a depraved little mind himself. In fact, if he thinks enough about the plans that he used to have for young girls, the father not only will support his wife in keeping their daughter home but he might even run over to the mall and have a few of those boys arrested.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    An undutiful daughter will prove an unmanageable wife.
  • Aulus Gellius
    Aulus Gellius
    Roman author and grammarian 125-180
    Aulus Gellius
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    Another one of the old poets, whose name has escaped my memory at present, called Truth the daughter of Time.
  • Brad Meltzer
    Brad Meltzer
    American political thriller novelist and non-fiction writer 1970-
    Brad Meltzer
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    As I tell my daughter, when you want something in life - no matter how impossible it seems - you need to fight for it.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
  • Boris Kodjoe
    Boris Kodjoe
    Austrian-American actor, producer 1973-
    Boris Kodjoe
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    As part of my relationship with my wife and my daughter, and we share everything and talk about everything.
  • Barbara Lee
    Barbara Lee
    American politician 1946-
    Barbara Lee
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    As the daughter of a 25-year veteran of the armed forces, I am incredibly thankful for the sacrifices our women and men have made in Iraq, and continue to make in Afghanistan.
  • Thomas Browne
    Thomas Browne
    English polymath and author 1605-1682
    Thomas Browne
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    Come, fair repentance, daughter of the skies! Soft harbinger of soon returning virtue; The weeping messenger of grace from heaven.
  • Miguel de Unamuno
    Miguel de Unamuno
    Spanish Philosophical Writer 1864-1936
    Miguel de Unamuno
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    For it is the suffering flesh, it is suffering, it is death, that lovers perpetuate upon the earth. Love is at once the brother, son, and father of death, which is its sister, mother, and daughter. And thus it is that in the depth of love there is a depth
  • Boris Becker
    Boris Becker
    German tennis player 1967-
    Boris Becker
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    How do you build a relationship when you've hardly shared a word but suddenly share a child? How do you love a daughter you don't see for nearly two years? When does she become your daughter? How does she become your daughter?
  • Blake Farenthold
    Blake Farenthold
    American politician and lobbyist 1961-
    Blake Farenthold
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    How is having every phone call that I make to my wife, to my daughter, relevant to any terror investigation?
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