We've begun to raise daughters more like sons... but few have the courage to raise our sons more like our daughters.
— Gloria Steinem

I'm just one of many moms who will say an extra prayer each night for our sons and daughters going into harm's way.
Sarah Palin sons daughters quote

Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. They came through you but not from you and though they are with you yet they belong not to you.
— Khalil Gibran

Would you approve of your young sons, young daughters -- because girls can read as well as boys -- reading this book? Is it a book that you would have lying around in your own house? Is it a book that you would even wish your wife or your servants to read?
— Mervyn GriffithJones

Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter. In love to our wives there is desire; to our sons, ambition; but to our daughters there is something which there are no words to express.
— Joseph Addison