Father Betrayal Quotes

My father, now in heaven, is a keeper of the birds. And his eye is on his sparrow

Don Williams, Jr

It doesn't matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.

Anne Sexton

I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection.

Sigmund Freud

When we say a woman is of a certain social class, we really mean her husband or father is.

Zoe Fairbairns

He went home to Kentucky to deal with the loss of his father and the funeral arrangements and so on.

Orlando Bloom

Fear is the father of courage and the mother of safety

Henry H. Tweedy

Fear is the father of courage and the mother of safety

Henry H. Tweedy

[America is] a rebellious nation. Our whole history is treason; our blood was attained before we were born; our creeds were infidelity to the mother church; our constitution treason to our fatherland.

Theodore Parker

We are now about to take our leave and kind farewell to our native land, the country the Great Spirit gave our Fathers, we are on the eve of leaving that country that gave us birth, it is with sorrow we are forced by the white man to quit the scenes of our childhood... we bid farewell to it and all we hold dear.

Charles Hicks

Our country was founded on a distrust of government. Our founding fathers gave power to the people to keep an eye on government. So when politicians say, Trust me, they're actually being very un-American.

David Duchovny

Again, men in general desire the good, and not merely what their fathers had.

Aristotle

The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home are not heard by the world, but, as in whispering galleries, they are clearly heard at the end, and by posterity.

Jean Paul Richter

When parents put gold into the hands of youth, when they should put a rod under their girdle--when instead of awe they make them past grace, and leave them rich executors of goods, and poor executors of godliness, then it is no marvel that the son being left rich by his father's will, becomes reckless by his own will.

John Lyly

DELUSION, n. The father of a most respectable family, comprising Enthusiasm, Affection, Self-denial, Faith, Hope, Charity and many other goodly sons and daughters.

Ambrose Gwinett Bierce

Bush the father did well in placing his sons as governors and did not forget to pass on the expertise in fraud from the leaders of the region to Florida to use it in critical moments.

Osama bin Laden

Young people must learn that none of the exciting and entertaining fun things are worth it if they take you off the path that will lead you back home to your Heavenly Father.

William R. Bradford

The departure of our boys to foreign parts with the ever-present possibility that they might never return, taught the real value of photography to every father and mother. To many a mother the photograph of her boy in his country's uniform was the one never-failing consolation.

Louis Fabian Bachrach

One of the most powerful handclasps is that of a new grandbaby around the finger of a grandfather.

Joy Hargrove

I don’t know who my grandfather was; I’m much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.

Abraham Lincoln

You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.

Abraham Lincoln

My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.

Aldous Huxley

What cause have we to complain about their fierce hatred to us? For eight years now, they sit in their refugee camps in Gaza, and before their eyes we turn into our homestead the land and villages in which they and their forefathers have lived.

Moshe Dayan

I will tell you what I will do and what I will not do. I will not serve that in which I no longer believe, whether it call itself my home, my fatherland, or my church: and I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use --silence, exile and cunning.

James Joyce

Then hail! thou noble conqueror! That, when tyranny oppressed, hewed for our fathers from the wild. A land wherein to rest.

Mary Elizabeth Hewitt

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