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Family Quotes

If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, we have at least to consider the possibility that we have a small aquatic bird of the family anatidae on our hands.
– Douglas Adams
A racially integrated community is a chronological term timed from the entrance of the first black family to the exit of the last white family.
– Saul Alinsky
Rarely do members of the same family grow up under the same roof.
– Richard Bach
My family got all over me because they said Bush is only for the rich people. Then I reminded them, 'Hey, I'm rich'.
– Charles Barkley
I support concrete and progressive immigration reform based on three primary criteria: family reunification, economic contributions, and humanitarian concerns.
– Jeff Bingaman
Sometimes you struggle so hard to feed your family one way, you forget to feed them the other way, with spiritual nourishment. Everybody needs that.
– James Brown
A loving family provides the foundation children need to succeed, and strong families with a man and a woman - bonded together for life - always have been, and always will be, the key to such families.
– Jim Bunning
To us, family means putting your arms around each other and being there.
– Barbara Bush
The other night I ate at a real nice family restaurant. Every table had an argument going.
– George Carlin
Only solitary men know the full joys of frienship. Others have their family; but to a solitary and an exile, his friends are everything.
– Willa Cather
Wart hogs should sue for libel. It is a terrible name and they are fine fellows and devoted family men and it is rare to see one by himself; the little woman and the kiddies are usually close at hand.
– Ilka Chase
When I remember my family, I always remember their backs. They were always indignantly leaving places.
– John Cheever
I live a different way today. I have a family, and they are a priority for me. These days, I no longer wake up in the morning and worry if my bass is tuned properly and practice for hours and hours on end. I don't perform as much, but when I do, there's such magic to working in front of a live audience.
– Stanley Clarke
Some of the things you read you get an immediate reaction to so I've stopped reading things now. I do worry about my family though. Some people do try some nasty things to get at them and try and get a reaction from them.
– Russell Crowe
It's a family that's loaded with grudges and passion. We come from a long line of robbers and highwaymen in Italy, you know. Killers, even.
– Nicolas Cage
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.
– Jim Carrey
The police cannot protect the citizen at this stage of our development, and they cannot even protect themselves in many cases. It is up to the private citizen to protect himself and his family, and this is not only acceptable, but mandatory.
– Jeff Cooper
A woman can take care of the family. It takes a man to provide structure, to provide stability.
– Tom Delay
The fact that I am the dad is the most surprising thing. I love my family very much. And here's the part where I become the cliche father: I have never in my life thought it was possible to feel such deep love, such an incredible connection to this amazing little human being. She's an angel.
– Johnny Depp
Family is the most important thing in the world.
– Princess Diana