1.A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no aw, no pity,
it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
2.You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you,
but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind,
your stomach, because you do not just live in a world but a world lives in you.
3.After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one’s own relations.
4.No man has ever lived that had enough of children’s gratitude or woman’s love.”
5.Family is the most important thing in the world.
6.When she can’t bring me to heal with scolding, she bends me to shape with guilt.
7.At the end of the day, a loving family should find everything forgivable.
8.There’s nothing that makes you more insane than family. Or more happy. Or more exasperated. Or more secure.
9.Siblings: children of the same parents, each of whom is perfectly normal until they get together.
10.Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.
11.A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it.
12.When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching; they are your family.
13.A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
14.Family is not an important thing, it’s everything.
15.If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.
16.Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family: Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.
17.I think togetherness is a very important ingredient to family life.
18.The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.
19.What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.
20.My family comes first. Maybe that’s what makes me different from other guys.
21.Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close- knit family in another city.
22.To understand your parents’ love, you must raise children yourself.
23.The homemaker has the ultimate career. All other careers exist for one purpose only and that is to support the ultimate career.
24.We do not develop habits of genuine love automatically. We learn by watching effective role models – most specifically by observing how our parents express love for each other day in and day out.
25.Is this what family is like: the feeling that everyone’s connected, that with one piece missing, the whole thing’s broken?
26.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.
27.Family life is too intimate to be preserved by the spirit of justice. It can be sustained by a spirit of love which goes beyond justice.
28.The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.
29.We must take care of our families wherever we find them.
30.All families are psychotic. Everybody has basically the same family just reconfigured slightly different from one to the next.
31.There is no such thing as fun for the whole family.
32.I sustain myself with the love of family.
33.When trouble comes, it’s your family that supports you.
34.This was the trouble with families. Like invidious doctors, they knew just where it hurt.
35.Without a family, man, alone in the world, trembles with the cold.
36.A man should never neglect his family for business.
37.He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand a broader mark for sorrow; but then he stands a broader mark for pleasure too.
38.Cherish your human connections – your relationships with friends and family.
39.Sticking with your family is what makes it a family.
40.That’s what people do who love you. They put their arms around you and love you when you’re not so lovable.
41.Home is where you are loved the most and act the worst.
42.Strangers are just family you have yet to come to know.
43.There’s nothing I value more than the closeness of friends and family, a smile as I pass someone on the street.
44.Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life!
45.No one’s family is normal. Normalcy is a lie invented by advertising agencies to make the rest of us feel inferior.
46.You are born into your family and your family is born into you. No returns. No exchanges.
47.Home is people. Not a place. If you go back there after the people are gone, then all you can see is what is not there any more.