Father Betrayal Quotes

There is a certain class of people who prefer to say that their fathers came down in the world through their own follies than to boast that they rose in the world through their own industry and talents. It is the same shabby-genteel sentiment, the same vanity of birth which makes men prefer to believe that they are degenerated angels rather than elevated apes.

W. Winwood Reade

Clever father, clever daughter; clever mother, clever son.

Russian Proverb

Gold's father is dirt, yet it regards itself as noble.

Yiddish Proverb

A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.

Enid Bagnold

To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.


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

Sin hath the devil for its father, shame for its companion, and death for its wages

Thomas J. Watson, Sr.

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

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