Quotes by family
Quotes 106 till 120 of 423.
British writer and poet 1840-1928
I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on, projecting trait and trace through time to times anon, and leaping from place to place over oblivion.
French priest 1912-2007
I came from a wealthy family. I made over my share of the estate to various charities.
American politician 1961-
I can make a firm pledge, under my plan, no family making less than $250,000 a year will see any form of tax increase. Not your income tax, not your payroll tax, not your capital gains taxes, not any of your taxes.Source: As quoted in "Accountable: Making America as Good as Its Promise", Tavis Smiley, Simon and Schuster, 2009, p. 198
Czechoslovak and Slovak politician 1921-1992
I can only say, think of me what you will, I have worked for thirty years in the Party, and my whole family has devoted everything to the affairs of the Party, the affairs of socialism.
Irish writer 1962-
I do not think we remember our family in any real sense. We live in them instead.Source: De samenkomst (2010) 66
American novelist and short story writer 1941-
I do write long, long character notes - family background, history, details of appearance - much more than will ever appear in the novel. I think this is what lifts a book from that early calculated, artificial stage.
Fred A. Allen
American comic 1894-1957
I don't have to look up my family tree, because I know that I'm the sap.
American crime fiction author 1942-
I don't understand people whose gratification is a BMW. You don't know what joy is until you see a kid who was tortured get adopted by a family.
Bryce Dallas Howard
American actress and filmmaker 1981-
I found out I was pregnant seven days after my wedding. I was on honeymoon with my family.
I grew up in a very large family in a very small house. I never slept alone until after I was married.
I have a great advantage over many of my colleagues inasmuch as my students bring with them to class their own personal knowledge of national, regional, religious, ethnic, occupational, and family folklore traditions.
American-British poet and writer 1933-2020
I have always made my own rules, in poetry as in life - though I have tried of late to cooperate more with my family. I do, however, believe that without order or pattern poetry is useless.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
American president 1890-1969
I have found out in later years that my family was very poor, but the glory of America is that we didn't know it. [On his childhood]
American attorney, planter, and orator 1736-1799
I have now disposed of all my property to my family. There is one thing more I wish I could give them, and that is the Christian religion.
Italian writer and academic 1943-
I live quietly at home among my family and friends.
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