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A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
Russian writer 1828-1910+1
All happy families resemble one another; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
Amos Bronson Alcott
American educator and social reformer 1799-1888+1
Our notion of the perfect society embraces the family as its center and ornament, and this paradise is not secure until children appear to animate and complete the picture.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862+1
Pity the man who has a character to support - it is worse than a large family - he is silent poor indeed.
A ball player has got to be kept hungry be become a big leaguer. That is why no boy from a rich family ever made the big leagues.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC0
A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another.
American Pastor, writer0
A family is a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday living.
American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-20040
A family's photograph album is generally about the extended family and, often, is all that remains of it.
French author and filmmaker 1914-0
A house means a family house, a place specially meant for putting children and men in so as to restrict their waywardness and distract them from the longing for adventure and escape they've had since time began.
British Jurist, Statesman 1584-16540
A king is a thing men have made for their own sakes, for quietness sake. Just as in a family one man is appointed to buy the meat.
A man cannot leave a better legacy to the world than a well-educated family.
American producer 1901-19660
A man should never neglect his family for business.
American author, screenwriter and journalist 1920-19990
A man who doesn't spend time with his family can never be a real man.
Source: The Godfather
British travel story writer 1893-19930
Absence is one of the most useful ingredients of family life, and to dose it rightly is an art like any other.
W. C. Fields
American Actor 1879-19460
All the men in my family were bearded, and most of the women.