Quotations About Sons
Sons are for fathers the twice-told tale.
Women and Their Fathers, 1992
Diogenes struck the father when the son swore.
"Anatomy of Melancholy," Democritus to the Reader, 1621
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.
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father.
What was silent in the father speaks in the son, and often I found in the son the unveiled secret of the father.
A boy is a magical creature - you can lock him out of your workshop, but you can't lock him out of your heart.
A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.
Clever father, clever daughter; clever mother, clever son.
Tiger father begets tiger son.
Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold.