Quotations on Daughters
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I've brought my daughters all over the world-they travel with me. I drag them out of school just to keep the relationship. When I'm home I'm a big-time daddy.
- Armand Assante
(Keywords: Home, Travel, Daughters, School, World)
It is here, my daughters, that love is to be found - not hidden away in corners but in the midst of occasions of sin. And believe me, although we may more often fail and commit small lapses, our gain will be incomparably the greater.
- Saint Teresa of Avila
(Keywords: Love, Daughters, Gain, May, Sin, Will)
Many of America's and New York's sons and daughters are around the world fighting for the freedoms that the Statue of Liberty stands for.
- Michael Bloomberg
(Keywords: America, Daughters, Fighting, Liberty, Sons, World)
The young women in my classes are feisty and clever and believe, often with the passion of youthful optimism, that feminism is a battle already won. I worry for them - and for my daughters, too.
- Louise Brown
(Keywords: Women, Optimism, Battle, Daughters, Feminism, Passion, Worry)
I believe in the freedom of God's sons and daughters.
- Pat Buckley
(Keywords: God, Daughters, Freedom, Sons)
I have daughters who are writers and actors but no musicians.
- Rosanne Cash
(Keywords: Actors, Daughters, Musicians, Writers)
I have three daughters. I wanted them to be raised where there are real seasons and where everyone their age wasn't trying to get into movies.
- Chevy Chase
(Keywords: Age, Movies, Daughters, Seasons, Trying)
I am so excited to let fans in on how important my relationship with my family is to me. I hope to motivate mothers and daughters to build lifetimes of memories together and inspire kids around the world to live their dreams.
- Miley Cyrus
(Keywords: Dreams, Family, Hope, Daughters, Fans, Kids, Memories, Mothers, World)
As Commander in Chief of the United States Military, I will never send our sons and daughters and our brothers and sisters to die in a foreign land without telling the truth about why they're going there.
- Howard Dean
(Keywords: Truth, Brothers, Daughters, Land, Military, Sisters, Sons, states, United, Will)
Sometimes I feel as if four thousand years of silencing women, of the fear of women who were burned in oil or eviscerated in front of their daughters, is imprinted deep within me and has altered my DNA.
- Olympia Dukakis
(Keywords: Women, Fear, Daughters, Deep, Oil, Years)
Courtney Love is really cool and funny. I would like to meet Julia Roberts and Cameron Diaz. I think I could play their daughters.
- Dakota Fanning
(Keywords: Love, Funny, Daughters, Play)
As many know, and especially those who may have young sons or daughters at colleges or universities, the last thing you want to hear is a call that perhaps one of your children was injured or, even worse, lost their life in a tragic fire at a dorm or campus housing.
- Vito Fossella
(Keywords: Life, Children, Daughters, Fire, May, Sons, Want)
Children make you a better everything. Daughters open up a whole different sensibility to you. When you have children, it focuses you on them as opposed to on yourself.
- Andy Garcia
(Keywords: Children, Daughters, Open, Sensibility)
You, too, women, cast away all the cowards from your embraces; they will give you only cowards for children, and you who are the daughters of the land of beauty must bear children who are noble and brave.
- Giuseppe Garibaldi
(Keywords: Beauty, Women, Children, Cowards, Daughters, Land, Will)
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. They came through you but not from you and though they are with you yet they belong not to you.
- Khalil Gibran
(Keywords: Life, Children, Daughters, Longing, Sons)
Married and divorced, three beautiful daughters, two in college. The other one is 16, lives with her mom. I'm 46, I've worked for the Post Office for 18 years, seven facilities in three states.
- Arthur Godfrey
(Keywords: Mom, College, Daughters, Office, Post, states, Years)
Because our daughters have school and it's just such a hassle going down to New York all the time, we can really only go on the weekends, we kind of... Steve came up here and worked out stuff for the second half of the record.
- Kim Gordon
(Keywords: Time, Daughters, School)
Mothers send strips to daughters to make a point. Daughters smack strips down on the breakfast table to make a point. My own mom sometimes cuts a strip out and sends it to me to make sure I understand her.
- Cathy Guisewite
(Keywords: Mom, Daughters, Mothers)
Today, Arizona's sons and daughters, mothers and fathers are proudly serving their country.
- Jane D. Hull
(Keywords: Country, Daughters, Fathers, Mothers, Sons, Today)
Mothers and daughters can stay very connected during teenage years. In the middle of your life, you can become very alone. Even though you're connected deeply to other family members, lovers, husbands, friends.
- Holly Hunter
(Keywords: Family, Life, Daughters, Friends, Husbands, Lovers, Mothers, Teenage, Years)
We need to get our sons and daughters home and their responsibility for the security of Iraq needs to be assumed by Iraqis who will stand up and toe the line for their countries.
- Jay Inslee
(Keywords: Home, Countries, Daughters, Iraq, Needs, Responsibility, Security, Sons, Will)
When I got on the airplane in Indonesia coming to Japan, my intentions was to turn myself in to the military for the simple reason I would like to put my daughters with their mother, one thing. Another thing, I'd like to clear my conscience.
- Robert Jenkins
(Keywords: Mother, Conscience, Daughters, Intentions, Military, Reason)
You teach your daughters the diameters of the planets and wonder when you are done that they do not delight in your company.
- Samuel Johnson
(Keywords: Company, Daughters, Delight, Wonder)
I've had women tell me that when their daughters see them taking care of themselves, and being defined from within, and thinking for themselves instead of thinking about that silly culture out there, it's powerful modeling.
- Naomi Judd
(Keywords: Women, Being, Care, Culture, Daughters, Silly, Thinking)
Well, right now we're so busy that I kind of had to put all the hobbies on hold. But I like going camping with my kids. I have two daughters; they're 7 and 10 years old.
- Mark Kelly
(Keywords: Camping, Daughters, Hobbies, Kids, Now, Old, Right, Years)
The anxiety of most parents in seeing their sons and daughters enlist does not lie only in the fear of the physical dangers they may encounter.
- William Lyon Mackenzie King
(Keywords: Lie, Fear, Anxiety, Daughters, May, Parents, Sons)
The role of Charlie Eppes has changed me. I never imagined I would play a role like this. I lost some weight, grew my hair and now every woman in America over 40 wants to date me. It's their daughters I want to convince. The truth is all this talk makes me blush. Me, I look in the mirror and all I see is this Jewish kid from Queens.
- David Krumholtz
(Keywords: Truth, America, Blush, Daughters, Hair, Now, Play, Talk, Want, Weight, Woman)
I'm still not a great reader, but my wife is and my daughters are, and I envy them. I think I got into a bad habit of trying to do something all the time, instead of trying to sit down and take my time a little bit.
- Mike Krzyzewski
(Keywords: Time, Wife, Habit, Daughters, Envy, Trying)
It's the kind of clothes that mothers and daughters can wear, in terms of concept... It's not about age. It's about taste, and it's about lifestyle. I believe women of all ages can wear anything.
- Ralph Lauren
(Keywords: Women, Age, Clothes, Daughters, Mothers, Taste)
My youngest son, who is now the drummer in my band, lives in Brooklyn. My oldest son is about to move out to California, and my daughters are both out of town.
- Herbie Mann
(Keywords: Son, Daughters, Now)
You know not having my real dad around and having a step dad made me want to be a great dad. So now I have been one for 9 years. And now 3 daughters. So, that is what I am - a dad, first and foremost, before anything else. It's just something that comes natural now.
- Tim McGraw
(Keywords: Dad, Daughters, First, Now, Want, Years)
I have three daughters, so I can't be as tough as I want to be. When you have kids - especially daughters - they know how to work you. They're a lot smarter than we are, that's for sure. But I'll be more tough on their boyfriends.
- Tim McGraw
(Keywords: Work, Daughters, Kids, Want)
Let's say there are 500 sons and daughters like you in each state. Then we could control the government.
- Sun Myung Moon
(Keywords: Government, Control, Daughters, Sons, State)
What's really fun is seeing mothers bringing their daughters to the shows. And the best part is the mothers know they don't have to worry about sexual innuendo in the songs. The shows are family shows.
- Peter Noone
(Keywords: Family, Daughters, Fun, Mothers, Songs, Worry)
I've got two daughters. 9 years old and 6 years old. I am going to teach them first of all about values and morals. But if they make a mistake, I don't want them punished with a baby.
- Barack Obama
(Keywords: Mistake, Values, Baby, Daughters, First, Morals, Old, Want, Years)
To the families of special needs children all across this country I have a message for you: for years you have sought to make America a more welcoming place for your sons and daughters, and I pledge to you that if we're elected, you will have a friend, an advocate, in The White House.
- Sarah Palin
(Keywords: Friend, America, Children, Country, Daughters, Needs, Sons, Will, Years)
Like any other people, like fathers, mothers, sons and daughters in every land, when the issue of peace or war has been put squarely to the American people, they have registered for peace.
- Paul Robeson
(Keywords: Peace, War, People, American, Daughters, Fathers, Land, Mothers, Sons)
I think Desperate Housewives is a pretty good show, I watch it, I like it and I don't love reality tv that much. I do watch some, I've got three daughters so we'll watch the good stuff, the fun stuff.
- Bob Saget
(Keywords: Love, Daughters, Fun, Pretty, Reality)
We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters.
- Gloria Steinem
(Keywords: Courage, Daughters, Sons)
Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters after her image, but far more beautiful and prosperous.
- Jeremy Taylor
(Keywords: Mother, Action, Daughters, Habits)
There are now grandmothers and grandfathers coming to see us because they are of that age, they grew up in the '50s and '60s and they bring their sons and their daughters to hear the songs they heard when they were young.
- George Thorogood
(Keywords: Age, Daughters, Now, Songs, Sons)
We must work together to save and strengthen Social Security not just for my father's generation but also for my daughters' generation.
- John Thune
(Keywords: Work, Father, Daughters, Security)
People think I have courage. The courage in my family are my wife Pam, my three daughters, here, Nicole, Jamie, LeeAnn, my mom, who's right here too.
- Jim Valvano
(Keywords: Family, Mom, Wife, People, Courage, Daughters, Right)
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother. These daughters have too long dominated the earth.
(Keywords: Religion, Mother, Daughter, Astrology, Astronomy, Daughters, Earth, Superstition)
Rob Lowe, I've known him for a long time because I have three daughters, ya know. He's been cruising those three girls for a long time.
- Robert Wagner
(Keywords: Time, Daughters, Girls)
Words are men's daughters, but God's sons are things.
- Izaak Walton
(Keywords: God, Men, Daughters, Sons, Words)
As the mother of two daughters, I have great respect for women. And I don't ever want to lose that.
- Vera Wang
(Keywords: Women, Mother, Daughters, Respect, Want)
One thing all stage mothers share is an overpowering ambition for their daughters.
- Lawrence Welk
(Keywords: Ambition, Daughters, Mothers)
Aware that his disappointment has its source in a defective education, he looks with anxiety on his other daughters, whose minds, like lovely buds, are beginning to open. Where shall he find a genial soil in which he may place them to expand?
- Emma Willard
(Keywords: Education, Anxiety, Beginning, Daughters, Disappointment, May, Open)
Thanks to the heroic sons and daughters of this country, who have paid sacrifices, we have been able to score a number of victories which are encouraging the nation-building process we are engaged in.
- Girma Woldegiorgis
(Keywords: Encouraging, Country, Daughters, Nation, Sons)