Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.
You know that being an American is more than a matter of where your parents came from. It is a belief that all men are created free and equal and that everyone deserves an even break.
Hypocrite: the man who murdered both his parents... pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan
Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona.
For the parents of a Little Leaguer, a baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown into innings
Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are created equal
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature, born halt and blind, through LUXURY of their parents, and can only, like invalids, act on the defensive.
A grand adventure is about to begin
The pregnancy is just evidence of sex, ... What they really don't want their parents to know is that they are sexually active.î
Democracy is the menopause of Western society, the Grand Climacteric of the body social. Fascism is its middle-aged lust.
Saving is a very fine thing. Especially when your parents have done it for you
Schoolmasters and parents exist to be grown out of.
Rock gives children, on a silver platter, with all the public authority of the entertainment industry, everything their parents always used to tell them they had to wait for until they grew up and would understand later.
My parents are both college professors, and it made me want to question authority, standards and traditions.
My parents were neither wealthy nor academic, but we lived comfortably and they were always extremely supportive of my academic efforts and aspirations, both at school and university.
Parents with meager means have the same aspirations for their children as other parents. Children from poor families have the same needs as other children.
That children shall be compelled to receive religious instruction which is in antagonism to the wishes of their parents, is what no man with say sense of justice would suggest.
When she became very ill with heart trouble, I saw that it would be impossible for my parents to provide for my studies, and I obtained their permission to go to sea to make a career for myself there.
Water helped ancient man learn those first lessons about the rights of others and responsibility to a larger society.... It became part of the moral and mental legacy parents passed on to their children.
If there are quarrels between the parents or if their marriage is unhappy, the ground will be prepared in their children for the severest predisposition to a disturbance of sexual development or to neurotic illness
We owe our existence to our parents, but we actually didn't have a choice.
The old notion that children are the private property of parents dies very slowly. In reality, no parent raises a child alone. How many of us nice middle-class folk could make it without our mortgage reduction?
The most loving parents and relatives commit murder with smiles on their faces. They force us to destroy the person we really are: a subtle kind of murder.
The grand aim of all science is to cover the greatest number of empirical facts by logical deduction from the smallest number of hypotheses or axioms.
An expert is a person who avoids the small errors while sweeping on to the grand fallacy.