quote by Donna Reed

If nuclear power plants are safe, let the commerical insurance industry insure them. Until these most expert judges of risk are willing to gamble with their money, I'm not willing to gamble with the health and safety of my family.

— Donna Reed

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Nuclear families quote If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.

If you want to change the world, go home and love your family.

Decomposition, for most, starts when they leave the free, social, and uncorrupted college life for the solitary confinement of professions and nuclear families.

Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities, of impetuous and wayward youngsters and of family disagreements.

Nuclear families quote The best thing in life are free.

The best thing in life are free.

Nuclear weapons are the scourge of the earth;

to mine for them, manufacture them, deploy them, use them, is a curse against God, the human family, and the earth itself.

The nuclear family must be destroyed.

.. Whatever its ultimate meaning, the break-up of families now is an objectively revolutionary process.

The complete destruction of traditional marriage and the nuclear family is the 'revolutionary or utopian' goal of feminism.

Nuclear families quote Family is not about blood. It's about who is willing to hold your hand when you

Family is not about blood. It's about who is willing to hold your hand when you need it the most.

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Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live all by itself in a box the way we do. With no relatives, no support, we've put it in an impossible situation.

I don't design houses with the nuclear family idea because I don't believe in it as a concept.

We now recognize that abuse and neglect may be as frequent in nuclear families as love, protection, and commitment are in nonnuclear families.

Nuclear families quote Life is short. Spend it with people who make you laugh and feel loved.

Life is short. Spend it with people who make you laugh and feel loved.

American universities are organized on the principle of the nuclear rather than the extended family. Graduate students are grimly trained to be technicians rather than connoisseurs. The old German style of universal scholarship has gone.

One thing I found out was that we need extended families.

We need gangs. And, of course, if they're tribes and clans and so forth have been dispersed by the industrial revolution by people looking for work wherever they can find it. And a nuclear family, a man, a woman and kids and a dog and cat is no survival scheme at all. Horribly vulnerable.

American universities are organized on the principle of the nuclear rather than the extended family. Graduate students are grimly trained to be technicians rather than connoisseurs. The old German style of universal scholarship has gone.

Nuclear families quote Family is not an important thing. It's everything.

Family is not an important thing. It's everything.

We must refuse to submit to those institutions which are by definition sexist - marriage, the nuclear family, religions built on the myth of feminine evil.

The only siblings I have are half-siblings.

My nuclear family would have been an extra-suffocating threesome. Instead, I have an interesting brother and sister, in-laws, and darling nephews.

Most people no longer live in nuclear families at all.

Nuclear families quote Maturity isn't a product of growing older. It's a product of growing wiser.

Maturity isn't a product of growing older. It's a product of growing wiser.

The nuclear family must be destroyed, and people must find better ways of living together. ...Whatever its ultimate meaning, the break-up of families now is an objectively revolutionary process. ...Families have supported oppression by separating people into small, isolated units, unable to join together to fight for common interests.

The state and the church seldom approve of anything I do.

I don't need their approval. I don't aspire to the heterosexual nuclear family model

The computer is a greater threat to the [nuclear] family than all the abortion laws and gay rights movements and pornography in the world.

Nuclear families quote Love your parents. We are so busy growing up, we often forget they are also grow

Love your parents. We are so busy growing up, we often forget they are also growing old.

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While politicians, clergy, creators of advertisements, and other worthies assert stoutly that the family is the foundation of society, the nuclear family, as an institution, is currently in grave trouble.

The Peruvian flute music is . . . cool. In this music, they have not yet invented the industrial revolution that leads to excessive punctuality or the failed experiment they call the nuclear family. This is the music of elements, untarnished, unrehearsed.

Family and work. Family and work. I can let them be at war, with guilt as their nuclear weapon and mutually assured destruction as their aim, or I can let them nourish each other.

Nuclear families quote The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to eac

The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.

Two parents can't raise a child any more than one.

You need a whole community - everybody - to raise a child. And the little nuclear family is a paradigm that just doesn't work. It doesn't work for white people or for black people. Why are we hanging onto it, I don't know. It isolates people into little units - people need a larger unit.

Ever wonder why people are so determined to reach for white picket fences, supposed normalcy, a nuclear family? Well, try growing up without one.

I must acknowledge an interest, or rather a dismay, in discussing this 'family memoir,' for from experience and observation I have come to regard the American Nuclear Family in the last 50 years as the enemy of individual determination, of personal autonomy--in short, as a disease.

Nuclear families quote Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.

Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.

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Cars let us out of the barn and, while they were at it, destroyed the American nuclear family. As anyone who has had an American nuclear family can tell you, this was a relief to all concerned.

The distance between a gene and a behavior is of greatest interest to me.

The relative contributions of nature and nurture, of nucleotide and nuclear family, are perpetually fascinating to me.

My dad was young. He went to work. But he'd been to war. He'd seen some of the world. It wasn't like he was going to be an extensive traveler or something. That didn't seem to be in the nature of - in his nature or in the nature of his parents or many of the folks in my family, really. They were - we had a cousin that went to - off to Brown University. It was like a nuclear explosion took place.

Nuclear families quote Every animal on earth is a living being with feelings, emotions, and a family li

Every animal on earth is a living being with feelings, emotions, and a family life. Just like you and me.

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I think what we need to do is to step back as a society and say okay, we've kind of turned things upside-down. We have moved away from the nuclear family, in which the man always works and the woman stays home. How are we going to rearrange things now? We've done the first part of the revolution, we've turned everything on its head, but we haven't figured out what structures will actually work in this new world.

The next most dangerous thing [after nuclear proliferation] is probably.

.. global warming, and then, right behind that are overpopulation -- we need to get serious about family planning-and trying to alleviate poverty, to get clean, renewable energy, probably with solar panels to the billion and a half people in the world who don't have access to electricity.

I write about nuclear tests in Refuge - "The Clan of One-Breasted Women.

" With so many of the women in my family being diagnosed with breast cancer, mastectomies led to one-breasted women. I believe it is the result of nuclear fallout.

Nuclear families quote All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its o

All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.

Goldilocks [There] lived a family of bearstogether anthropomorphically in a little cottage as a nuclear family. They were very sorry about this, of course, since the nuclear family has traditionally served to enslave womyn, instill a self-righteous moralism in its members, and imprint rigid notions of heterosexualist roles onto the next generation. [They named] their offspring the non-gender-specific "Baby.

I'm passionately opposed to the nuclear family, with its mom and dad and their 2.4 children. I think it's the most neurotic life-style ever developed.

Today, what most people live in, or with, is the less-than-nuclear family.

Working fathers are absent from home during most of the day, the children are schooled outside it, and practically all women who work for money must go outside to earn their living.

When I hear about something allegedly happening in the world I always ask: who is doing it? Trends break out because they're based on real demographics, like there being fewer nuclear families or more people living alone. If 10 people in Shoreditch are doing it, it's a 10-minute fad.

I don't think you necessarily have to be part of a traditional nuclear family to be a good mother.

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