Quotes by family

Quotes 91 till 105 of 423.

  • Growing up human is uniquely a matter of social relations rather than biology. What we learn from connections within the family takes the place of instincts that program the behavior of animals; which raises the question, how good are these connections?
  • Caitlin Rose
    Caitlin Rose
    American country singer 1987-
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    Growing up in Nashville, especially in a music business family, means growing up with knowledge that seems like common sense until later in life when you realize people spend thousands of dollars a semester trying to learn or pretending to learn while looking for some intern job on music row.
  • B. B. King
    B. B. King
    American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer 1925-2015
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    Growing up, I was taught that a man has to defend his family. When the wolf is trying to get in, you gotta stand in the doorway.
  • George Burns
    George Burns
    American Comedy Actor 1896-1996
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    Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.
  • Gloria Steinem
    Gloria Steinem
    American feminist writer 1934-
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    Happy or unhappy, families are all mysterious. We have only to imagine how differently we would be described - and will be, after our deaths - by each of the family members who believe they know us.
  • B. Wayne Hughes
    B. Wayne Hughes
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    Have you read 'The Grapes of Wrath?' That was my family. My dad was a sharecropper in western Oklahoma. When the dust storms came and everything got wiped out, they came to California. The guys with the mattresses on the tops of their cars in the movie? That was the way it was.
  • Martin Mull
    Martin Mull
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    Having a family is like having a bowling alley installed in your brain.
  • Max Lerner
    Max Lerner
    American Author, Columnist 1902-
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    Having a thirteen-year-old in the family is like having a general-admission ticket to the movies, radio and TV. You get to understand that the glittering new arts of our civilization are directed to the teen-agers, and by their suffrage they stand or fall.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand a broader mark for sorrow; but then he stands a broader mark for pleasure too.
  • Andrew Morton
    Andrew Morton
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    He's a TV producer, a theatrical impresario, and he wants to be treated as Mr. Windsor but when the going gets rough he wants to be treated like a member of the Royal Family.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
    American businessman and politician 1954-
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    Healthy marriages are the ones between a man and a woman because they can have a healthy family, and they can raise children in a way that's best for their future, not only socially but psychologically, economically, from a health perspective.
  • Bill Pascrell
    Bill Pascrell
    American politician 1937-
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    House Republican leadership have refused to allow a clean minimum wage vote. Close to 15 million Americans will be affected if we did this. Do Republicans really expect a family to live on less than $11,000 a year?
  • Brooke Burke
    Brooke Burke
    American actress, dancer, model 1971-
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    I always loved family holidays, and I had this vision and dream as a little girl of having a big family of my own.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    I always wanted my music to influence the life you were living emotionally - with your family, your lover, your wife, and, at a certain point, with your children.
  • Bryan Batt
    Bryan Batt
    American actor 1963-
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    I always wanted to be an actor, but I always loved design, and growing up in New Orleans there was such great style, great architecture. I would decorate my little apartment in New York over and over again, because it only had a couple of rooms. And I did it for friends and family on the side just for fun.
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