A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother.— Benjamin Franklin
Sensual Best Father quotations
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness;
to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all others, charity.
Never love anything that can't love you back.
I got a note from my father, who said that Success is wonderful, if you don't inhale. That was his own aphorism, and I think it's the very best thing he could have said to me or anyone else on the subject.
Let us by wise and constitutional measures promote intelligence among the people as the best means of preserving our liberties.
A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.
The best gift from a father to his child is Education and Upbringing.
My father's best friend, Georgie Terra, was an Italian guy.
The children and the cousins and nieces and nephews were children of the Mafia. Those were the children he grew up with. If you want to go to a safe neighborhood, go to where the Mafia is.
You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the struggle for independence.
I gave my jersey to Mourinho because he’s the best coach in the world and I love him like a father.
The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all.
Having a kid is like falling in love for the first time when you're 12, but every day.
Basically, a manager is a father figure to 20 or 25 blokes.
It's about trying to get the best out of them and creating team spirit.
My daughter got me a 'World's Best Dad' mug. So we know she's sarcastic.
As to Jesus of Nazareth, my opinion of whom you particularly desire, I think the system of Morals and his Religion, as he left them to us, the best the World ever saw or is likely to see; but I apprehend it has received various corrupting Changes; and I have, with most of the present Dissenters in England, some doubts as to his divinity.
Any man can be a father. It takes someone special to be a dad.
It is a lot of responsibility. But I enjoy being a father. Thats one of the best parts of my life. I feel like, man, thats one of the greatest things Ive got going on, being a father.
We should all aspire in life to do a multitude of things well - to be a great father, to be a good husband, to be a good lover, you know, to try to do things the best you can is very important to me.
The best way to be a good father to your children is to be a good husband to their mother.
What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.
There are three stages of man: he believes in Santa Claus;
he does not believe in Santa Claus; he is Santa Claus.
I don't know what I'm doing, but my incompetence has never stopped my enthusiasm.
The greatest gift I ever had Came from God; I call him Dad!
A father carries pictures where his money used to be.
... my mother and father ... raised nine of us and taught each to do our best ... We tried.
Choose a career you love and you will never have to go to work.
My father values talent. He recognizes real knowledge and skill when he finds it. He is color blind and gender neutral. He hires the best person for the job, period.
You don't raise heroes, you raise sons.
And if you treat them like sons, they'll turn out to be heroes, even if it's just in your own eyes.
Fatherhood is the best thing that could happen to me, and I'm just glad I can share my voice.
All the best of the monsters played for sympathy.
That goes for my father, Karloff, myself and all the others. They all won the audience's sympathy. The Wolf Man didn't want to do all those bad things. He was forced into them.
There should be a children's song: 'If you're happy and you know it, keep it to yourself and let your dad sleep'.
The message I got from my father was that life is hard, but you just don't quit.
I am grateful that I didn't let fear get the best of me. It only holds you back from possibilities and greatness. You've got to kick fear to the side, because the payoff is huge.
To be a good mother, a woman must have sense, and that independence of mind which few women possess who are taught to depend entirely on their husbands. Meek wives are, in general, foolish mothers; wanting their children to love them best, and take their part, in secret, against the father, who is held up as a scarecrow.
You wanted God's ideas about what was best for you to coincide with your ideas, but you also wanted him to be the almighty Creator of heaven and earth so that he could properly fulfill your wish. And yet, if he were to share your ideas, he would cease to be the almighty Father.
Kingsley Amis was a lenient father. His paternal style, in the early years, can best be described as amiably minimalist - in other words, my mother did it all.