Quotes by family

Quotes 46 till 60 of 423.

  • Harper Lee
    Harper Lee
    American writer 1926-
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    As you grow older, you'll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don't you forget it - whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, that white man is trash.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    At best the family teaches the finest things human beings can learn from one another generosity and love. But it is also, all too often, where we learn nasty things like hate, rage and shame.
  • Bob Keeshan
    Bob Keeshan
    American television producer and actor 1927-2004
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    Back in the old days, when I was a child, we sat around the family table at dinner time and exchanged our daily experiences. It wasn't very organized, but everyone was recognized and all the news that had to be told was told by each family member. We listened to each other and the interest was not put on; it was real.
  • Biz Stone
    Biz Stone
    American entrepreneur 1974-
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    Balancing family and work is a top priority for me, and I treat it as such. Meaning, I actually put specific family time and events in my calendar so that precious time is dedicated and properly blocked off from any work that may try to sneak its way into my schedule.
  • Brody Jenner
    Brody Jenner
    American television personality, disc jockey and model 1983-
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    Be yourself. And if you're not accepted by your family, there will be people who will accept you.
  • Bernice Weissbourd
    Bernice Weissbourd
    American psychologist
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    Because it's not only that a child is inseparable from the family in which he lives, but that the lives of families are determined by the community in which they live and the cultural tradition from which they come.
  • Isaac Watts
    Isaac Watts
    English hymn writer, theologian, and logician 1674-1748
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    Birds in their little nest agree; and 'Tis a shameful sight, when children of one family fall out, and chide, and fight.
  • Bernice Weissbourd
    Bernice Weissbourd
    American psychologist
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    But however the forms of family life have changed and the number expanded, the role of the family has remained constant and it continues to be the major institution through which children pass en route to adulthood.
  • Birch Bayh
    Birch Bayh
    American politician 1928-2019
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    But if you really want to get involved in making a difference, you can stay at home with your family and have a job and make a reasonable living without having to be on an airplane all of the time, then you ought to go back home and run for School Board.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    But let's remember that we're all part of one American family. We are united in common values, and that includes belief in equality under the law; a basic respect for public order and the right to peaceful public protest.
  • Betty Ford
    Betty Ford
    American First Lady 1918-2011
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    But my activities have been pretty much focused in the last almost 30 years on the recovery, of my own recovery, the understanding for my family of my recovery.
  • Caroline Leavitt
    Caroline Leavitt
    American novelist
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    By the time I was 5, I was already an outcast. It was the early 1960s, and I was part of the only Jewish family in a decidedly Christian suburb of Waltham, Mass.
  • Marcelene Cox
    Marcelene Cox
    American author
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    Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet: there's always one determined to face in an opposite direction from the way the arranger desires.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    Christmas means a great deal to me. I was reared in a family that celebrated Christmas to some extent, but I married into a family that celebrated Christmas in a big way. And my wife always made a big thing of Christmas for the children. We have five children, and we had a terrific time at Christmas.
  • Cyril Connolly
    Cyril Connolly
    British criticus 1903-1974
    Cyril Connolly
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    Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the distribution of emphasis between man and nature.
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