Quotes About Family Life

Quotes tagged as "family-life" (showing 1-30 of 46)
Arthur Conan Doyle
“A dog reflects the family life. Whoever saw a frisky dog in a gloomy family, or a sad dog in a happy one? Snarling people have snarling dogs, dangerous people have dangerous ones.”
Arthur Conan Doyle, The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes

Charles Dickens
“Very strange things comes to our knowledge in families, miss; bless your heart, what you would think to be phenomenons, quite ... Aye, and even in gen-teel families, in high families, in great families ... and you have no idea ... what games goes on!”
Charles Dickens, Bleak House

Lynda Williams
“The happiness of a family is such a complex matter. Like a table laid out with a tea service, it looks so ordinary until it's threatened. Then it becomes infinitely precious.”
Lynda Williams, Holy war

Gerald Durrell
“Overflowing with the milk of human kindness, the family had invited everyone they could think of, including people they cordially disliked.”
Gerald Durrell, My Family and Other Animals

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Think pleasantly;
Think of how beautiful you are.
Think of the families you are blessed with.
Think of the dreams you have to achieve.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Beautiful Quotes

Lailah Gifty Akita
“A child deserves to be loved but never to be maltreated.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Beautiful Quotes

Deborah L. McCarragher
“Hope is putting Faith "on the line" and expecting results!

(from Mission Possible - Spiritual Covering)”
Deborah L. McCarragher, Mission Possible Spiritual Covering

Alex Morritt
“Age is a seasoned trickster. To our parents, we will always be children. Within ourselves, the same yearnings of youth; the same aspirations of adolescence, will last a lifetime. Only to the young - blinded by our grey hair and slowing gait - do we appear old and increasingly beyond the pale.”
Alex Morritt, Impromptu Scribe
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“Had he not been the keeper of the flame, of anguish, trapped under the brilliance of what she had been to him? He had been a man of permanence, how could he have swayed to emotion like this?”
Noorilhuda, The Governess

April Floyd
“Next to God, Family is the best thing.”
April Floyd, Unique: Take a Look Into a Unique World & a Unique Life

Alex Morritt
“How many of your contemporaries - when asked the question 'Are you glad you had kids'? - invariably respond 'Yes, but..'?”
Alex Morritt, Impromptu Scribe
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Heidi W. Durrow
“I think what a family is shouldn't be so hard to see. It should be the one thing people know just by looking at you.”
Heidi W. Durrow, The Girl Who Fell from the Sky

Gerald Durrell
“Well, they're queer; but they're all very old, and so they're bound to be. But they're not mental,' explained Mother; adding candidly, 'Anyway, not enough to be put away.”
Gerald Durrell, My Family and Other Animals

Gerald Durrell
“Sometimes the fresh load of guests would turn up before we had got rid of the previous group, and the chaos was indescribable; the house and garden would be dotted with poets, authors, artists, and playwrights arguing, painting, drinking, typing, and composing. Far from being the ordinary, charming people that Larry had promised, they all turned out to be the most extraordinary eccentrics who were so highbrow that they had difficulty in understanding one another.”
Gerald Durrell, My Family and Other Animals

Lailah Gifty Akita
“May our lives and gentle spirit be evident to all that we are members of God's family.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Beautiful Quotes

“I never believed I will be the Breadwinner in my family, But I give Lord God Almighty Thanks!”
Genereux Philip

“Beauty will never fade away from the eyes of those who love one another.”
Auliq Ice

“All this impressing, talking, sitting, walking, and getting up together takes the investment of time. The day in and day out living the life of faith.”
Jamerrill Stewart

Lori Hatcher
“If we stop to ponder the paths of our feet, would we:

Allow our children to participate in sports or activities that will ultimately consume our family time, dictate our schedules, and cause us to miss church on a regular basis?”
Lori Hatcher, Hungry for God ... Starving for Time - Five-Minute Devotions for Busy Women

Phil Mitchell
“The most important parts of building a family are "God's Love" and "Meaningful Friendships.”
Phil Mitchell, A Bright New Morning: An American Story

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Healthy home, healthy life.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

“Perhaps Anita Loos had been right when she wrote that family life was only fit for those who could stand it.”
Christina Bartolomeo, Snowed In: A Novel

Lailah Gifty Akita
“You are destiny to be;
Rebuilder of great home.
Restorer of mighty nation.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Take care of the elderly people.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Beautiful Quotes

Suzanne Palmieri
“But, small family or not, they could yell large.”
Suzanne Palmieri, The Witch of Bourbon Street: A Novel

Karen  Gibbs
“A Grandmother thinks of her grandchildren day and night, even when they are not with her.She will always love them more than anyone would understand.”
Karen Gibbs

Mary J. McCoy-Dressel
“Jase opened his door, stepped down, and leaned into her window. “Hungry?”

Taking a big breath didn’t help when his sexy scent of cologne had hit her in the face. Hallelujah. “Yeah, I’m getting there.”

“Let’s go. The cowboy just came to take you away.” He reached in and turned off the ignition, clasped her keys and opened the door. When she stepped out, he didn’t bother to move back any and they were close. This man was hot and not only his temperature. Whatever kind of chemistry radiated off him, soaked right into her.”
Mary J. McCoy-Dressel, Heartbreak's Reward

Lailah Gifty Akita
“We are one human family.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Beautiful Quotes

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