I don't think anyone has a normal family.
It is extraordinary that when you are acquainted with a whole family you can forget about them.
I think togetherness is a very important ingredient to family life.
Maybe there is no actual place called hell. Maybe hell is just having to listen to our grandparents breathe through their noses when they're eating sandwiches.
Tennis just a game, family is forever.
I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around, and I definitely want to have children as well.
The attempt to redefine the family as a purely voluntary arrangement grows out of the modern delusion that people can keep all their options open all the time.
For me, nothing has ever taken precedence over being a mother and having a family and a home.
There's nothing I value more than the closeness of friends and family, a smile as I pass someone on the street.
What must it be like for a little boy to read that daddy never loved mummy?
I am the baby in the family, and I always will be. I am actually very happy to have that position. But I still get teased. I don't mind that.
One of the things that binds us as a family is a shared sense of humor.
I never did quite fit the glamour mode. It is life with my husband and family that is my high now.
I would love a family. I'm at the age where the wish for a child gets stronger. But who knows.
A woman can plan when to have her family and how to support a family.
I've given it my all. I've done my best. Now, I'm ready with my family to begin the next phase of our lives.
Richard M. Daley
The left dismisses talk about the collapse of family life and talks instead about the emergence of the growing new diversity of family types.
I'm not much of a family man. I'm just not that into it. I love kids, I adore them, but I don't want to live my life for them.
Dad kept us out of school, but school comes and goes. Family is forever.
The family is the first essential cell of human society.
Pope John XXIII
I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on.
When I was younger, my family would go camping and fishing on our ranches. My dad loves being around all kinds of animals. He's the one who got me to be a really big animal lover.
I mean, I look at my dad. He was twenty when he started having a family, and he was always the coolest dad. He did everything for his kids, and he never made us feel like he was pressured. I know that it must be a great feeling to be a guy like that.
I have a family to support. And I'm not always going to be doing exactly what I want to do.
There is no such thing as fun for the whole family.
I've always put my family first and that's just the way it is.
Jamie Lee Curtis
I would rather start a family than finish one.
I am tortured when I am away from my family, from my children. I am horribly guilt-ridden.
Also, my mom and family are very important to me and I know that this is not expected.
I realized my family was funny, because nobody ever wanted to leave our house.
I find the family the most mysterious and fascinating institution in the world.
Women's natural role is to be a pillar of the family.
For all of those willing to help me start a family, I am flattered. I will let you know when I need your help.
A woman should be home with the children, building that home and making sure there's a secure family atmosphere.
One's family is the most important thing in life. I look at it this way: One of these days I'll be over in a hospital somewhere with four walls around me. And the only people who'll be with me will be my family.
You leave home to seek your fortune and, when you get it, you go home and share it with your family.
I love children and I get along with them great. It's just that I believe if you're going to be a parent, there has to be something inside you that says, 'I want a family.' I don't feel that sense of urgency.
If we abandon marriage, we abandon the family.
Happy is said to be the family which can eat onions together. They are, for the time being, separate, from the world, and have a harmony of aspiration.
Charles Dudley Warner
You have to defend your honor. And your family.
- Father's Day
- Memorial Day
- Mother's Day