Family Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Family

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The principal contributor to loneliness in this country is television. What happens is that the family 'gets together' alone.
~By Ashley Montagu ~


Personally, fame never really played any part in our family life.
~By Oliver Hudson ~


A good job is more than just a paycheck. A good job fosters independence and discipline, and contributes to the health of the community. A good job is a means to provide for the health and welfare of your family, to own a home, and save for retirement.
~By James H. Douglas ~


It's sometimes unnerving to think of that, and I wish it were possible for all children in the world to have the good fortune I've had in having a giving and loving family.
~By James MacArthur ~


A real hangover is nothing to try out family remedies on. The only cure for a real hangover is death.
~By Robert Benchley ~


We have to be thankful considering our number as a family we enjoy very good health generally but you may be sure me and my partner have quite enough to exercise our minds and occupy our attention.
~By John Hawley ~


The police cannot protect the citizen at this stage of our development, and they cannot even protect themselves in many cases. It is up to the private citizen to protect himself and his family, and this is not only acceptable, but mandatory.
~By Jeff Cooper ~


I believe in God, family, truth between people, the power of love.
~By Michael Landon ~


Family love is messy, clinging, and of an annoying and repetitive pattern, like bad wallpaper.
~By P. J. O'Rourke ~


There is also work to do in the evolution of a stable family life and values, and in ensuring that the Nigerian family is built on core values that will form the bedrock of the future society. We must showcase the ideals of family life and be models of family values.
~By Ibrahim Babangida ~


But this is called show business, not show family.
~By Alice Barrett ~


Feminism is a socialist, anti-family, political movement that encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.
~By Pat Robertson ~


We don't have the family organization the way we used to. My father lives with us because we have the room. The greatest of all opportunities for our children is a complete family unit.
~By Dixie Carter ~


Today, all patients accepted for treatment at St. Jude's are treated without regard for the family's ability to pay. Everything beyond what is covered by insurance is taken care of, and for those without insurance, all of the medical costs are absorbed by the hospital.
~By Marlo Thomas ~


There is a lot of lip service paid in this Congress and downtown at the White House about family values and small business. Who better represents family values and small business than the fishermen and women on the Oregon and California coast.
~By Peter DeFazio ~


Make a Goal Box, a chart of positive daily contact with a family when you are working with them.
~By Richard G. Scott ~


I don't have to look up my family tree, because I know that I'm the sap.
~By Fred Allen ~


I really don't like to do back-to-back movies. I concentrate on things at home. My family and school life are important to me. I try to do one movie a year.
~By Anna Chlumsky ~


It was an idea we had when Al was in the Senate - to organize and moderate an annual conference that would look at government policy through the lens of the family to help identify ways that the family can be supported and strengthened.
~By Tipper Gore ~


We live in a constant fear that our shortcomings will be exposed to family, to friends and to the world.
~By Keith Miller ~


I definitely have a family. I have a boyfriend who has kids, and we do normal things every day, like get up and go to school. Eat breakfast, lunch and dinner.
~By Tina Yothers ~


I don't understand people whose gratification is a BMW. You don't know what joy is until you see a kid who was tortured get adopted by a family.
~By Andrew Vachss ~


I'm not a kid. You don't get in this business for anonymity. It's not like I have posters of myself on the wall, but at the same time, I'm kind of ready for a little bit of it, but I worry for my little one, and my family - their privacy. That's what I'm more protective of.
~By Hugh Jackman ~


I found it an interesting portrait of a marriage in exploring notions of how one partner supports the other, whilst not jeopardizing the greater good - which is the family.
~By Rachel Griffiths ~


It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I couldn't keep our family together. You never get it back, but to this day I don't regret splitting up. The reason behind our separation is one of those things I definitely don't want to go into!
~By Agnetha Faltskog ~


And for my family, comedically, that was the key to a lot of the humor.
~By Damon Wayans ~


The family has a social function and so it should be sustained.
~By Rocco Buttiglione ~


Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honor of the family.
~By Vartan Gregorian ~


In our country today, very few children are raised to believe that their principal destiny is to serve their family, their country, or God.
~By Benjamin Spock ~


Doctors coin money when they do procedures but family medicine doesn't have any procedures.
~By David Jones ~


I don't want to leave New York and leave my family. I don't like the distance. I just did a movie in California and it's kind of excruciating to be away from them so I think there is that sense.
~By Sigourney Weaver ~


Because with Black Label and all the fans it's just one big family.
~By Zakk Wylde ~


People who were close to me - family and friends - they knew about my sexuality.
~By Greg Louganis ~


What unites Oklahomans today is what has always united us: Our unshakable faith. Our love of family and compassion for others. The unlimited promise of a hopeful future.
~By Brad Henry ~


The most merciful thing that a family does to one of its infant members is to kill it.
~By Margaret Sanger ~


Even then, our family was extraordinary, with ten kids.
~By Mink Stole ~


When you are in the family... you have more rights than when you are asking to join and knocking on the door.
~By Jacques Chirac ~


A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
~By Walter Bagehot ~


There's nothing I value more than the closeness of friends and family, a smile as I pass someone on the street.
~By Willie Stargell ~


My family were broadminded enough to support me when I wanted to pursue a life in the theatre.
~By Peter Gallagher ~


The older I grow the more I see the influence of my family on my life. I didn't always see it. It was up to our parents to see that we had our education in a town that hadn't yet realized what racial prejudice was but actually knew and practiced it on occasion.
~By Katherine Dunham ~


The family is a court of justice which never shuts down for night or day.
~By Malcolm De Chazal ~


I have a family to support. And I'm not always going to be doing exactly what I want to do.
~By Patrick Warburton ~


The Crosby family is sort of legendary for all of its traumas and familial problems, even though it has this appearance of being this perfect world. It had quite a dark side to it.
~By Denise Crosby ~


I do know the Spelling family. I worked for Aaron Spelling when I was a brunette. I've known them since Tori was a little girl.
~By Loni Anderson ~


Blood relatives often have nothing to do with family, and similarly, family is about who you choose to make your life with.
~By Oliver Hudson ~


So no, it's not all in the genes, but what isn't in the genes isn't in the family environment either. It can't be explained in terms of the overall personalities or the child-rearing practices of parents.
~By Steven Pinker ~


I was born into a family of preachers.
~By David Soul ~


I would like to be remembered as a man who had a wonderful time living life, a man who had good friends, fine family - and I don't think I could ask for anything more than that, actually.
~By Frank Sinatra ~


Since I'm always working, my best holiday memories are definitely when I can just go home and spend time with my family.
~By Chris Brown ~


What I got out of it was a great experience working with great people and it becoming a tremendous - basically - a family at the end that none of us wanted to leave.
~By Shane West ~


Don't commit to being a columnist unless you're willing to do it right. Report your behind off, so you have something original and useful to say. Say it in a way that will interest someone other than you, your family and your sources.
~By Allan Sloan ~


I think illness is a family journey, no matter what the outcome. Everybody has to be allowed to process it and mourn and deal with it in their own way.
~By Marcia Wallace ~


Those expressions are omitted which can not with propriety be read aloud in the family.
~By Thomas Bowdler ~


Sure, I have friends, plenty of friends, and they all come around wantin' to borrow money. I've always been generous with my friends and family, with money, but selfish with the important stuff like love.
~By Richard Pryor ~


Additionally, this tax forces family businesses to invest in Uncle Sam rather than the economy. When families are forced to repurchase businesses because of the death tax, that means less money is being invested in new jobs and capital expansion.
~By Todd Tiahrt ~


The crew are the faces you see every morning and last at night before you go home. I spend more time with those people than I do with my friends and family, so they're forever a part of you and who you become as an actor so I hope I see them again.
~By Claudia Black ~


Getting and keeping my immunity became very important to me. For I needed to take care of myself and my family. No one else was worried about me.
~By Monica Lewinsky ~


I guess you could say I devoted myself so strongly to my music that for awhile I forgot about my family. But I only get one set of parents, and I think I forgot about that for a little while.
~By Lady Gaga ~


Just call me a family man and an actor who digs his whole scene, side interests and all. Just say I feel mighty good at the ripe old age of 27.
~By Bobby Darin ~


If you go to most third world countries, the older woman dispenses advice to the arguing couple while other members of the family, or even the village, sit around and listen. It is no big deal.
~By Trisha Goddard ~


The family, that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor in our innermost hearts never quite wish to.
~By Dodie Smith ~


I never was coddled, or liked, or understood by my family.
~By Ethel Waters ~


Indeed, I was so afraid to dishonour my friends and family by my indiscreet actions, that I rather chose to be accounted a fool, than to be thought rude or wanton.
~By Margaret Cavendish ~


I was raised by a single mother who made a way for me. She used to scrub floors as a domestic worker, put a cleaning rag in her pocketbook and ride the subways in Brooklyn so I would have food on the table. But she taught me as I walked her to the subway that life is about not where you start, but where you're going. That's family values.
~By Al Sharpton ~


You do become very close like a family but because you see each other for such an intense period of time on the set everyday. You really don't end up socializing that much.
~By Sela Ward ~


My favorite room in the house is the living room. We have two big couches, six recliners and over 20 pillows. It's a really comfortable place to hang out with my family.
~By Cody Linley ~


So that when I came from Panama... my family was exiled in 1973 and they went to Miami.
~By Ruben Blades ~


I wanted the players to feel like they were part of a family, to be conscious of that controlled togetherness as they made that slow entrance onto the field. It had a great psychological effect on the opposing team, too. They'd never seen anything like it.
~By Hayden Fry ~


I'm totally grateful for the fans my family has and I have; they gave me a lot of support when I was in treatment. But it was just odd, you know? It's stressful. Just the whole fact of being someone in the public eye.
~By Jack Osbourne ~


Stick to the basics, hold on to your family and friends - they will never go out of fashion.
~By Niki Taylor ~


It's all about quality of life and finding a happy balance between work and friends and family.
~By Philip Green ~


I think in terms of family, in terms of relationships, in terms of work, competition to be the favorite, to be the noticed, to be the one - I don't know if it exists for all personalities, but I know for sure it did with me.
~By Marcia Gay Harden ~


When his life was ruined, his family killed, his farm destroyed, Job knelt down on the ground and yelled up to the heavens, "Why god? Why me?" and the thundering voice of God answered, "There's just something about you that pisses me off."
~By Stephen King ~


I don't know if I believe in marriage. I believe in family, love and children.
~By Penelope Cruz ~


This dapper little mouse that wore such cute clothes and said such interesting things, yeah. I thought it was a great idea to have a mouse like that in your family, so now I get to see what it was like.
~By Geena Davis ~


There are no adequate substitutes for father, mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, can take the place of the family in the scheme of things.
~By Gerald R. Ford ~


I was born on Wellington Avenue and my family that remains lives in the Lake Shore Drive area.
~By Bob Balaban ~


My family background was deeply Christian.
~By Abbe Pierre ~


Upon the death of my father, our family and myself were emotionally and financially exhausted.
~By Sam Sheppard ~


When you start about family, about lineage and ancestry, you are talking about every person on earth.
~By Alex Haley ~


It's been a great adventure, everything I hoped for. But it's time to go home. I miss my family. I miss the Earth.
~By John Phillips ~


I was always an Olsen. I never thought of myself as a Brady. I never actually wanted to be a Brady. I always preferred my own family to the Bradys.
~By Susan Olsen ~


You know, it comes from my mother's side of the family. She had seven sisters and one brother, and all of them could play instruments. I suppose I picked it up from that.
~By Mel Tillis ~


We always performed for our church, but we also just performed whenever the family got together.
~By Debra Wilson ~


He said there is 80 of us, ready to come down and the next thing I knew is that Jo Brown dashed in and said your family has already moved and you have to move, the boat is ready to take you out. I didn't have time to ask, even ask a question.
~By Kamisese Mara ~


The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing that you know things, and believing in the Christian religion.
~By Samuel Butler ~


The divorce was rough on all of us. I don't blame Hollywood for my family's problems. But having all of it reported in the press made it more of an ordeal.
~By Kieran Culkin ~


Together, we can help make sure that every family that walks into a restaurant can make an easy, healthy choice.
~By Michelle Obama ~


And the trajectory that our debt is taking now beyond $14 trillion is going to have an impact on our currency. It goes south, and our currency's going to have an impact on our standard of living and affect every family in this country, and over time, our international competitiveness.
~By Jon Huntsman, Jr. ~


My family and I held no hatred for those people because we realized they were victims of their own ignorance.
~By Ryan White ~


If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along - whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.
~By Bernard Meltzer ~


I think my family and closest friends are learning about my need to withdraw, and I am learning how to restore and store my energy to both serve the community to the best of my ability and to serve my writer's heart.
~By Sandra Cisneros ~


All men are children, and of one family. The same tale sends them all to bed, and wakes them in the morning.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


I don't like staying in hotels. I like to be in my own bed. San Diego as a city is really awesome. The only hard part of it for me is that I'm away from my family and my house. But as far as shooting down there, we get amazing locations, and the crew is really, really stellar down there. They are really fun.
~By Kristen Bell ~


My family had liberal positions.
~By Emma Bonino ~


We're going to be treated very poorly, I think that goes with the territory, and you have to get over it, get beyond it and know who you are among your peers and especially among your family when you look in the mirror.
~By Vince McMahon ~


I don't just come from a musical family, but from a musical community.
~By Lesley Garrett ~


I hope that the Senate acts quickly to pass this legislation so that Americans will no longer worry about having to sell the family farm or business to pay taxes after the death of a loved one.
~By Doc Hastings ~


The head of every family will be what Abraham was, the patriarch, the priest and the unlettered lord of his family, and Reason will be the code of laws to all mankind.
~By Adam Weishaupt ~

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