Quotations About Family Page 9
Related: Parents, Grandparents, Brothers, Sisters, Children
It is not flesh and blood, but heart which makes us fathers and sons.
Friedrich von Schiller
Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other.
One of the best things about being an adult is the realization that you can share with your sister and still have plenty for yourself.
The reason grandchildren and grandparents get along so well is that they have a common enemy.
When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life.
Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you're just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.
A friend is a brother who was once a bother.
Old as she was, she still missed her daddy sometimes.
A wise child makes a glad father, but a foolish child is a mother's grief.
You don't raise heroes, you raise sons. And if you treat them like sons, they'll turn out to be heroes, even if it's just in your own eyes.
Walter M. Schirra, Sr.