Phrases about 'Mother'

Across the board, from my mother to my father to my aunts and uncles, everybody has always given me a lot of love.

Author: Amos Lee - American Musician
  Love , Me , Father , Mother


My mother wrote poetry when I was young - I have an early memory of the sound of her typewriter - and my father told me inventive bedtime stories.

Author: Eula Biss - American Writer
  Me , Father , Memory , Mother


In 1964, at the age of 39, Flannery O'Connor died from complications of lupus. She had lived with this autoimmune disease for 14 years, primarily confined to her mother's farm, Andalusia, in Milledgeville, Ga.

Author: Floyd Skloot - American Poet
  Age , Mother , She , Farm


My mother and dad played the fiddle and the guitar.

Author: Gordie Howe - Canadian Athlete
  Dad , Mother , Guitar , Played


What is Americanization? It manifests itself, in a superficial way, when the immigrant adopts the clothes, the manners and the customs generally prevailing here. Far more important is the manifestation presented when he substitutes for his mother tongue the English language as the common medium of speech.

Author: Louis D. Brandeis - American Judge
  Way , Language , Mother , Clothes


On my daughter's first day of kindergarten, another mom said something that made me realize I had become my own Greek, suffocating mother. She said, 'Just think, in 13 years they'll leave us and go to college!' And I went, 'Gulp.'

Author: Nia Vardalos - Canadian Actress
  Me , Day , Daughter , Mother


Kashi looks like twigs, so it makes me feel like I'm healthy. This cereal has been with me since childhood. Once a year in my family, we had a junk food day. I could eat Cocoa Crisps and Fruit Loops. Now I'm back eating Kashi. As much as I hate to admit it, my mother has won.

Author: Nick Kroll - American Actor
  Me , Family , Day , Mother


My mother and father had a terrible marriage. They celebrated their wedding anniversary one year with their friends. Why did they celebrate? Maybe because they had lasted so many years without killing each other.

Author: Marina Abramovic - Serbian Artist
  Father , Anniversary , Marriage , Mother


In this country, if a woman wants to work, she has very little choice. After you cross the age suitable for a heroine, there is nothing in the middle; the next thing you do is you become a mother.

Author: Soni Razdan - British Actress
  Work , Age , Woman , Mother


My mother's a psychologist, my stepfather's a psychologist, my stepmother is a therapist and my dad's a lawyer. So it was all prominent in my life. I don't know anyone who doesn't know someone on some form of prescription medicine.

Author: Zach Braff - American Actor
  Life , My Life , Mother , Lawyer