If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons.— James Baldwin
Authentic Biological Fathers quotations
You can love someone like your son, even if he's not your biological son, and you can love someone like your father, even if he's not your biological father.
If a woman makes a unilateral decision to bring pregnancy to term, and the biological father does not, and cannot, share in this decision, he should not be liable for 21 years of support. Or, put another way, autonomous women making independent decisions about their lives should not expect men to finance their choice.
I was deliberately trying to express how possible it might be for unmarried men and adults not blessed with biological children to become "fathers of choice." In an old-fashioned, traditional world, this might not matter. But I think that it's probably going to become terribly relevant as time goes on.
Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents.
My character [in This Is Us], Randall, was adopted.
He'd never met either of his biological parents so he seeks out and finds his biological father after 36 years. So that's where we find my character at the beginning of the show.
I don't know my biological father. That could have had a huge impact on my life had it not been for the fact that my dad married my mom when I was one and raised me as his own.
My mother was an actress and my voice teacher, an incredible voice teacher.
My biological father is an actor, and my stepfather, who raised me along with my mother, is a psychotherapist. I was always supported in creative ventures.
I certainly knew my father. He just didn't happen to be my biological father.
In my school, the brightest boys did math and physics, the less bright did physics and chemistry, and the least bright did biology. I wanted to do math and physics, but my father made me do chemistry because he thought there would be no jobs for mathematicians.
My biological mother later found out that my mother had never graduated from college and that my father had never graduated from high school. She refused to sign the final adoption papers. She only relented a few months later when my parents promised that I would someday go to college.
When I was a kid, I was told that I had a biological father, but that he didn't have much importance. I had an adoptive father who was present, who loved me, who was up to the task. And he was. So, I didn't question that story, until I was thirty-two, and suddenly realized that I was curious, that he did have something to do with me.
My father has passed away. He was African-American. My mother is white. So I was adopted by a couple that was of a similar dynamic as my biological parents.
I have three dads: my biological father, God and Bob Dylan.
The reality of marriage as the union of a mother and a father is grounded in our very biology.
I'm not surprised, but I am disappointed that Katharine Carr Esters claims that she was 'tricked' into divulging her true feelings about Oprah and that she now denies that she revealed to me the identity of Oprah's biological father.
A mother is always a mother, since a mother is a biological fact, whilst a father is a movable feast.
Mothers are a biological necessity; fathers are a social invention
Biology makes us Mothers & Fathers, whats in the heart makes us Mom's and Dad's