Father Betrayal Quotes

No one would be foolish enough to choose war over peace--in peace sons bury their fathers, but in war fathers bury their sons.

Croesus of Lydia

He followed in his father's footsteps, but his gait was somewhat erratic.

Nicolas Bentley

We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so.

Alexander Pope

Sons have always a rebellious wish to be disillusioned by that which charmed their fathers.

Aldous Huxley

If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons.

James Baldwin

No one would be foolish enough to choose war over peace - in peace sons bury their fathers, but in war fathers bury their sons.

Croesus of Lydia

The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother's always a Democrat.

Robert Frost

Tiger father begets tiger son.

Chinese Proverb

When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.

William Shakespeare

What was silent in the father speaks in the son, and often I found in the son the unveiled secret of the father.

Friedrich Nietzsche

A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.

Bible

A good father believes that he does wisely to encourage enterprise, productive skill, prudent self-denial, and judicious expenditure on the part of his son.

William Graham Sumner

No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly.

Miguel De Cervantes

Perhaps my only secret is that I always bear in mind what my father said: "Do the smallest things in daily routine with enthusiasm and sincerity."

Nerrisa Ng

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished by how much he'd learned in seven years.

Mark Twain

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