Home, nowadays, is a place where part of the family waits till the rest of the family brings the car back
A woman should be home with the children, building that home and making sure there's a secure family atmosphere
The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.
Never write an advertisement which you wouldn't want your family to read. You wouldn't tell lies to your own wife. Don't tell them to mine.
All humanity is one undivided and indivisible family, and each one of us is responsible for the misdeeds of all the others. I cannot detach myself from the wickedest soul.
So, I think thatís the centerpiece of morality: Donít lie. But to do that, you have to go a step further and find out what the truth is. You know, itís easy to say, ěIíll never tell a lie.î But if you say, ěIím going to speak the truth,î youíre going to have to work damn hard to find out what the truth is. The next thing is just plain, old, simple kindness: to other people, to your family. Love for other people. I think thatís another very important part of morality, being genuinely compassionate and concerned about the feelings and well being of other people, especially those that depend on you directly.
In family life, love is the oil that eases friction, the cement that binds closer together, and the music that brings harmony
No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished
There are three things in my life which I really love: God, my family, and baseball. The only problem - once baseball season starts, I change the order around a bit
A ball player's got to be kept hungry to become a big-leaguer. That's why no boy from a rich family ever made the big leagues
The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.
Let us consider what we call vicious luxury. No gratification, however sensual, can of itself be esteemed vicious. A gratification is only vicious when it engrosses all a man's expense, and leaves no ability for such acts of duty and generosity as are required by his situation and fortune. The same care and toil that raise a dish of peas at Christmas would give bread to a whole family during six months.
The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf.
If nature had arranged that husbands and wives should have children alternatively, there would never be more than three in a family
We expect teachers to handle teenage pregnancy, substance abuse, and the failings of the family. Then we expect them to educate our children
If the Plan B battle reveals anything, it's that the opponents' real agenda is not to prevent unintended pregnancy and abortion. If that were so, they would be for all forms of contraception. They'd be for better sex education. They'd be for more family-planning counseling. The problem is the right doesn't want greater access to birth control, ... and their opposition to Plan B proves it
Angelina has made pregnancy and motherhood fashionable. She's expanded the notion of what a family is, and that has a great deal of impact
Liberals tend to put the onus of your success on society and conservatives on you and your family.
Actors are one family over the entire world.
Absence is one of the most useful ingredients of family life, and to dose it rightly is an art like any other.
Teaching civility is an obligation of the family.
I love people. I love my family, my children... but inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that's where you renew your springs that never dry up.
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
A good job is more than just a paycheck. A good job fosters independence and discipline, and contributes to the health of the community. A good job is a means to provide for the health and welfare of your family, to own a home, and save for retirement.
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.