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A child will make two dishes at an entertainment for friends; and when the family dines alone, the fore or hind quarter will make a reasonable dish, and seasoned with a little pepper or salt will be very good boiled on the fourth day, especially in w
Jonathan Swift
A family is a little kingdom, torn with factions and exposed to revolutions.
Samuel Johnson
A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another. If these minds love one another the home will be as beautiful as a flower garden. But if these minds get out of harmony with one another it is like a storm that plays havoc with the
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold
Ogden Nash
A family is but too often a commonwealth of malignants
Alexander Pope
A great part of the pleasure of travel lies in the fulfillment of early wishes to escape the family and especially the father
Sigmund Freud
A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
George Bernard Shaw
A man should never neglect his family for business.
Walt Disney
A man with a hump-backed uncle mustn't make fun of another man's cross-eyed aunt
Mark Twain
A moderately honest man with a moderately faithful wife, moderate drinkers both, in a moderately healthy house : that is the true middle-class unit.
George Bernard Shaw
A son could bear complacently the death of his father while the loss of his inheritance might drive him to despair
Niccolo Machiavelli
All the learnin' my father paid for was a bit o' birch at one end and an alphabet at the other.
George Eliot
All well-regulated families set apart an hour every morning for tea and bread and butter
Joseph Addison
Americans are like a rich father who wishes he knew how to give his son the hardships that made him rich
Robert Frost
An angry father is most cruel towards himself.
Publilius Syrus
By profession I am a Soldier and take pride in that fact, but I am prouder to be a father
Douglas MacArthur
Children are not our property, and they are not ours to control any more that we were our parents' property or theirs to control.
Richard Bach
Children wish fathers looked but with their eyes; fathers that children with their judgment looked; and either may be wrong.
William Shakespeare
Diogenes struck the father when the son swore
Robert Burton
Families break up when people take hints you don't intend and miss hints you do intend
Robert Frost
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