September 19, 2016

Family Quotes

“I find the family the most mysterious and fascinating institution in the world.” – Amos Oz
“Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.” – André Maurois
“My parents showed me by example that they could balance their work and family lives.” – Ben Marcus
“The traditional American family has always been the foundation for success in America.” – Bill O’Reilly
“The problem with children is that you have to put up with their parents.” – Charles de Lint
“I’m looking forward to getting back to my house and my Ugg boots and not washing sometimes, and getting back to writing.” – E. L. James
“Don’t hold your parents up to contempt. After all, you are their son, and it is just possible that you may take after them.” – Evelyn Waugh
“I’m working class. Not because my family have always been skint or because I’m from the grim north, but because I am from a class of people who believe in work. In paying their way.” – Ian Watson
“I grew up in southwestern Ontario in the heart of a Mennonite community. All my family are part of the Mennonite church.” – Malcolm Gladwell
“My family was all police and hard hats at the refineries; they didn’t know what to think about me. So I became a closet writer.” – Robert Crais
“Is this what family is like: the feeling that everyone’s connected, that with one piece missing, the whole thing’s broken?” – Trenton Lee Stewart
“You must remember, family is often born of blood, but it doesn’t depend on blood. Nor is it exclusive of friendship. Family members can be your best friends, you know. And best friends, whether or not they are related to you, can be your family.” – Trenton Lee Stewart