When I was twelve, I went hunting with my father and we shot a bird. He was laying there and something struck me. Why do we call this fun to kill this creature who was as happy as I was when I woke up this morning
I believe that our Heavenly Father invented man because he was disappointed in the monkey.
My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing.
Necessity is the mother of invention, it is true, but its father is creativity, and knowledge is the midwife
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
Clever father, clever daughter; clever mother, clever son.
A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.
Gueorgui love to the forest, the forest as old as a legend, gentle as a mother and stern as a father.
The only thing that makes life endurable in this world is human love, and yet, according to Christianity, that is the very thing that we are not to have in the other world. We are to be so taken up with Jesus and angels, that we shall care nothing about our brothers and sisters that have been damned. We shall be so carried away with the music of the harp that we shall not even hear the wail of father and mother. Such a religion is a disgrace to human nature.
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.
DELUSION, n. The father of a most respectable family, comprising Enthusiasm, Affection, Self-denial, Faith, Hope, Charity and many other goodly sons and daughters.
He went home to Kentucky to deal with the loss of his father and the funeral arrangements and so on.
My father, now in heaven, is a keeper of the birds. And his eye is on his sparrow
Gold's father is dirt, yet it regards itself as noble.
If you ever come to feel any doubt of my character or of my heartfelt devotion to you... the title of Father of My Country will give me no additional honor, but will be a reproach to you, either for your hasty action in conferring the appellation upon me, or for your inconsistency in changing your estimate of my character.
My father said: You must never try to make all the money thats in a deal. Let the other fellow make some money too, because if you have a reputation for always making all the money, you wont have many deals.
A son could bear complacently the death of his father while the loss of his inheritance might drive him to despair.
His father watched him across the gulf of years and pathos which always must divide a father from his son.
My father was a tremendous extrovert, always managing to be the center of attention and the life of the party. Mom was just the opposite - quiet, suffering, and neurotic as Hell. Quite a combination, those two. Dad was a terrific ham and Mom was very introverted, and basically sad and self-conscious.
I would like to emphasize here, on Al-Arabiya TV, that I place Sheik Osama on the same level as my father, and I love him perhaps even more than my father.
My other brother, the Lord Lucas, who was heir to my father's estate, and as it were the father to take care of us all, is not less valiant than they were, although his skill in the discipline of war was not so much, not being bred therein.
... evening. I have just returned from St. Germain. Everything is settled--with more slyness on my part. I begin to think I am a born Jesuit; there must have been some detestable sympathy between Father Benwell ...
Before he can devote himself to God or a woman, a boy will devote himself to his father, even foolishly, even beyond explanation.
My father used to say superior people never make long visits.
I've made all my money on my own without my family and I work very hard, ... Just listening to my father . . . So just basically following that and following my heart.