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Family Love

The Only Way to Bring up a Child Is With Family Love


If you have grown up watching The Brady Bunch, you know what family love is all about. While TV shows tend to exaggerate, they can also strike a chord.

Have you always wondered how a set of people, with diverse personalities and attitudes, end up living together? The only thing that causes people to stick people together, despite differences, is family love. Read more about family love on this page.

Eva Burrows
In family life, love is the oil that eases friction, the cement that binds closer together, and the music that brings harmony.

Felix Adler
The family is the school of duties -- founded on love.

George Santayana
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.

Desmond Tutu
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.

Lee Iacocca
The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.

Ogden Nash
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold.

Evan Esar
Family: A social unit where the father is concerned with parking space, the children with outer space, and the mother with closet space.

Francis Bacon
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground.

Auguste Napier
In each family a story is playing itself out, and each family's story embodies its hope and despair.

Alex Haley
In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future.

Gail Lumet Buckley
Family faces are magic mirrors. Looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present and future. We make discoveries about ourselves.

Ivern Ball
A family vacation is one where you arrive with five bags, four kids and seven I-thought-you-packed-its.

John Bowring
A happy family is but an earlier heaven.

Brad Henry
Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.

Friedrich Nietzsche
Family love is messy, clinging, and of an annoying and repetitive pattern, like bad wallpaper.

Anthony Brandt
Other things may change us, but we start and end with family.

F. Scott Fitzgerald
Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They're not like aches or wounds; they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material.

Leo Tolstoy
Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.

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