Daughter And Father Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Daughter And Father

#1. You live and die according to what goes on in yourself, which no one else can even begin to know, not even father, mother, wife, son, or daughter. - Author: William, Saroyan
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#2. In the future I man a lighthouse with my wife, daughter, and father-in-law. We send out a great beam of light every night even though no one ever sees it. - Author: Matthew Quick
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#3. My dear father; my dear friend; the best and wisest man I ever knew, who taught me many lessons and showed me many things as we went together along the country by-ways. - Author: Sarah Orne Jewett
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#4. He was her father after all. True, a father whose funeral rite she planned to dance at and toast with ale, but her father just the same. - Author: G.A. Aiken
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#5. Her deep romantic nature prevented her from demanding, from asking for that quenching. She wanted it to come freely, like flowers that are sent and not requested. - Author: Sean Ferrer
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#6. The meaningful role of the father of the bride was played out long before the church music began. It stretched across those years of infancy and puberty, adolescence and young adulthood. That's when she needs you at her side. - Author: Tom Brokaw
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#7. DELUSION, n. The father of a most respectable family, comprising Enthusiasm, Affection, Self-denial, Faith, Hope, Charity and many other goodly sons and daughters. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#8. I did not give my daughter the kind of childhood anybody would want. The vision of the divided loyalty between a mother and father who don't live together and don't share in decisions is a great depravation for children. - Author: Gail Sheehy
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#9. A Daughter: The companion, the friend, and the confidant of her mother, and the object of a pleasure something like the love between the angels to her father. - Author: Richard Steele
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#10. The hospital room was as cold as dead skin, the hallway crowded with lost souls and reeking of illness. - Author: Raquel Cepeda
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#11. Fantasy has a better chance of lasting than a lot of other things. The Hobbit and the Narnia books, they seem to get handed down father to son, mother to daughter. Because they're set in a fantasy world, they can remain relevant. - Author: Stephen King
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#12. Daughter is a treasure that keeps her father wakeful, and worry over her drives away rest. - Author: Margaret George
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#13. You are chosen to be faithful women of God in our day, to stand above pettiness, gossip, selfishness, lewdness, and all other forms of ungodliness. Recognize your divine birthright as daughters of our Heavenly Father. - Author: Howard W. Hunter
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#14. I was 20 when my daughter was born, and making all these plans during my wife's pregnancy. I was going to be the perfect father. Once she was born, it was suddenly, 'Oh, my God! I'm a parent!' - Author: Kiefer Sutherland
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#15. It's rare to see a man step up and say "I can be a great father and learn about gymnastics with my daughter and take her to dance lessons because I love her." I can make time to blow bubbles on the back porch. It doesn't cause your man card to be revoked. - Author: Dan Alatorre
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#16. You know, I've kinda been freaking out over being a father, but then I read in a men's magazine somewhere that as long as you can keep your son off the pipe and your daughter off the pole, that you've done a good job. - Author: Jillian Dodd
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#17. Father: an inspirational person; emulated, admired and much loved; strong character with exceptional patience and unrivalled wisdom; often referred to as a son's first hero and a daughter's first love. - Author: Anonymous
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#18. Now you look here. All your father ever dreamed of for you was to do something you loved in life. He didn't care about fancy qualifications or fancy clothes or cars, just that you were both happy and fulfilled. He was so excited about your dreams for a career. - Author: Hazel Gaynor
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#19. That is not a crack house. It is a house with a family with a father and a mother and three sons and a daughter. - Author: Rob Ford
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#20. I say to all fathers - be as good as you can be- because your sons and daughters will follow in your footsteps. - Author: Duane Chapman
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#21. It was like we were exchanging codes, on how to be a father and a daughter, like we'd read about it in a manual, translated from another language, and were doing our best with what we could understand. - Author: Aimee Bender
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#22. My son and daughter lost their father quite young, so we keep him present with us. It's just a daily practice. - Author: Patti Smith
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#23. I am a father. My son's name is Max and my daughter's name is Billie Grace. Twelve years ago Max was born with Down Syndrome. His journey has been complicated by infantile seizures, sleep apnea, dietary challenges and now, puberty! - Author: John C. McGinley
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#24. One proton of faith, three electrons of humility, a neutron of compassion and a bond of honesty," Robert said, winking at his daughter. "What's that?" Cora frowned, confused. Maggie laughed. "That, according to your father, is the molecular structure of love. - Author: Menna Van Praag
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#25. Lada looked up into her father's eyes, deep-set and etched with years of cunning and cruelty. She nodded, then held out her hand. "The daughter of Wallachia wants her knife back."
Vlad smiled and gave it to her. - Author: Kiersten White
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#26. You think about child abuse and you think of a father viciously attacking a daughter or a son, but in my family it was my mother. My mother, I would say, was a ... very brutal disciplinarian. - Author: Lynn Johnston
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#27. I am my father's daughter. It was not up to me growing up. I was his hunting and fishing buddy, so I've been shooting my whole life. - Author: Amber Heard
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#28. Mothers, your relationship with your daughter is of paramount importance, and so is your example. How you love and honor her father, his priesthood, and his divine role will be reflected and perhaps amplified in your daughter's attitudes and behavior. - Author: Elaine S. Dalton
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#29. Inej's mother and father might still shed tears for the daughter they'd lost, but if Inej died tonight, there would be no one to grieve for the girl she was now. - Author: Leigh Bardugo
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#30. Derek cuddled his daughter against his shoulder and spoke in a mixture of baby words and cockney, a language only she seemed to understand. - Author: Lisa Kleypas
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#31. Men live by rules they've made for themselves. And among those rules is one specifying that women are merely commodities for men to possess. A daughter belongs to her father, a wife to her husband. A woman's own desires present obstacles for men and are best ignored. - Author: Natsuo Kirino
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#32. A wedding is for daughters and fathers. The mothers all dress up, trying to look like young women. But a wedding is for a father and daughter. They stop being married to each other on that day. - Author: Sarah Ruhl
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#33. If they come into a house and there is a son and a mother there, they hold a gun to their heads. They make the son sleeps with his mother. If it is a daughter and a father, they do the same thing. - Author: Edwidge Danticat
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#34. My family and friends were definitely the key to my recovery. One thing that I do suggest is that anyone dealing with a life-threatening illness like cancer choose a point person for people to call to find out how you are doing - a sister, brother, mother, father, daughter, son, or close friend. - Author: Olivia Newton-John
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#35. friends, and, of course," - he glanced toward their sleeping daughter - "the love of a father and mother for their child. All these taken together, with all the joy and pain that they confer - that can save us, surely. Love of life, Alix. You have it. And since I've found you, so do I. - Author: Linda Barlow
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#36. If he could not restore her to the status of a respectable woman, then Sohrab would make her into something else entirely, something hitherto unknown in their entire extended family, an educated woman, a professional woman. - Author: Jasmin Darznik
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#37. I think Dad wanted to feel the pain, to feel his body cry, an urgent reminder that he was still alive. I pretended not to notice. - Author: Raquel Cepeda
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#38. Your daughter's a cheat and a liar, the father said, - Author: Roald Dahl
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#39. Let's learn from the wisdom of every mother and father who teaches their daughters there is no limit on how big she can dream and how much she can achieve. - Author: Hillary Clinton
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#40. If it be you that stirs these daughters' hearts
Against their father, fool me not so much
To bear it tamely; touch me with noble anger,
And let not women's weapons, water drops,
Stain my man's cheeks. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#41. I don't have a strategy. I am my own person. So if people disagree with the opinion of my father and want to dislike me because I'm his daughter, then I'm probably not going to be able to discourage them from that. - Author: Ivanka Trump
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#42. During the last week of her father's life, Blanca stayed home with him. 'I didn't bathe. I didn't sleep. I sat in the bed with him in the living room. And we were communicating all the time. I kept thinking, and it's more beautiful in Spanish, but I wanted to bottle his breathing. - Author: Kevin Renner
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#43. I willed myself to stay awake, but the rain was so soft and the room was so warm and his voice was so deep and his knee was so snug that I slept. - Author: Harper Lee
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#44. My wife's father said if you marry my daughter I'll give you three acres and a cow. I'm still waiting for the three acres. - Author: Max Miller
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#45. I cannot heave my heart into my mouth. I love your majesty according to my bond; no more no less. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#46. It's too late. Seventeen-year-olds don't need fathers.
Oh god. I'm thirty-four years old and I need a father. I can't even begin to think what my daughter needs. - Author: Melina Marchetta
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#47. But I want her to grow up knowing that I was the first man ever to fall in love with her. I'd always thought the father/daughter thing was overstated. But I can tell you, sometimes, she looks at me and I just become a puddle. - Author: Randy Pausch
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#48. My daughter has always had a strong sense of her own identity. From the day she was born her father and I were in love with and in awe of her and still are. - Author: Jenny Eclair
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#49. If he had another brother he would call him. But for a brother he has only Jerry and Jerry has only him. For a daughter he has only Merry. For a father she has only him. There is no way around any of this. - Author: Philip Roth
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#50. I wait for my dad to walk away before pulling back the covers and getting out of bed. Not exactly a Hallmark father-daughter moment. - Author: Alecia Whitaker
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#51. .....if he's not man enough to stand up to your father, and take the crap he has to dish out, then he's not good enough to be with you. - Author: Sam Crescent
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#52. The CIA created, armed and financed the Contras. My father backed them with everything he had. It was my father's war, and almost everyone in Nicaragua has lost somebody as a result of it. I couldn't go down there, being his daughter, and expect not to feel those people's wrath. - Author: Patti Davis
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#53. A daughter's love for a kind father ... is mixed with the careless happiness of childhood, which can never come again. Into the father's grave the daughter, sometimes a gray-haired woman, lays away forever the little pet names and memories which to all the rest of the world are but foolishness. - Author: Constance Fenimore Woolson
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#54. When the purpose of the appointment to ,cohabit with the widow bas been attained in accordance with the law, those two shall behave towards each other like a father and a daughter in law. - Author: Guru Nanak
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#55. Mig watched her father walk away, the red table cloth billowing out behind him. He left his daughter. And, as you already know, he did not look back. Not even once. - Author: Kate DiCamillo
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#56. He began by talking about daughters and how special they are. How they are different from little boys and need special protection. He told them of his own daughter and the special bond that exists between father and daughter, a bond that could not be explained and should not be tampered with. - Author: John Grisham
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#57. Most of the time, it felt like my father and I were completely different species. Possibly literally, depending on the day and whether or not I actually qualified as human at the time. - Author: Jennifer Lynn Barnes
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#58. You want something enough that you're going to hurt, then you stay, and keep it. - Author: Sam Crescent
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#59. I tried to stick to my game plan, which was always being aware of what my A story was - the love story between a father and his son, and that son and his daughter. - Author: Ted Demme
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#60. She felt her sanity slipping. She wanted to be a good daughter. She wanted her father to be safe, and she wanted him to be happy. But she wanted a manageable life, too. - Author: Atul Gawande
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#61. OK then, picture daddy; whenever you're afraid just close your eyes and picture me. I'll be all that exists in your world and I promise to protect you. - Author: S.R. Crawford
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#62. Ruth had come so far and lived so lonely only to learn that she was the daughter of a rapist and a murderer. She was half-sister to a smug fool who would probably have used Phoebe as ill as his father, had he been given the chance. - Author: Anita Diamant
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#63. I only had access to him when we were together in the library, and I loved them both -the library and my father- equally and without question. - Author: Alice Hoffman
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#64. My father was the Formica King of Long Island, and my mother was the daughter of a Bengal Lancer in India. - Author: Ricky Jay
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#65. Hinde Esther Singer was born in Poland on March 31, 1881, the daughter of Bathsheva and Pinchos Mendel Singer. Bathsheva was an intellectual, but both Bathsheva's father and her husband disapproved of erudite women. - Author: Clive Sinclair
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#66. We need a pretty substantial favor." She pointed at Crawford and herself. "He and I want to get married. Uh, Father Cyprian, this is John Crawford, and this is our daughter, Johanna." The priest nodded sympathetically. "One does tend to keep putting these things off, doesn't one? - Author: Tim Powers
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#67. She remembers these as happy times - tomboy days, when she still glittered like quartz in her father's eye. Until puberty came along, as puberty will, and shattered the cosy sense of conspiracy. - Author: Alison Fell
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#68. A bad play folds and is forgotten, but in pictures we don't bury our dead. When you think it's out of your system, your daughter sees it on television and says, My father is an idiot. - Author: Billy Wilder
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#69. I like him, sweetheart, and I'll still give him hell. It's my total right. - Author: Sam Crescent
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#70. My mother was a sociologist and an intellectual, and my father was an industrialist with a business in copper and aluminum wire. He was very strict and he wanted me to work in the family business - for him, the worst thing was having a daughter who worked in fashion. - Author: Carmen Busquets
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#71. The money has always been wasted on me. I don't care for beautiful things, funnily enough. I am my father's daughter. The things that excite me are the smell of a wood-burning stove, uncultivated fields. My house is decaying and falling to pieces. It's not had the love it deserves over twenty years. - Author: Alison Moyet
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#72. So it's exciting for me to be able to be with him [my father, Donald trump] for major moments and stand by his side, and I'm very proud of him as a daughter and as somebody who's worked beside him for the past decade at The Trump Organization. - Author: Ivanka Trump
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#73. For it is the suffering flesh, it is suffering, it is death, that lovers perpetuate upon the earth. Love is at once the brother, son, and father of death, which is its sister, mother, and daughter. And thus it is that in the depth of love there is a depth - Author: Miguel De Unamuno
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#74. Men were often far different in their roles as fathers than they were as suitors, the memories of which kept them, out of necessity, both vigilant and violent, and even in tender moments, to their daughters. - Author: James Anderson
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#75. Female education ... has occupied my attention so far only as the education of my own daughters ... I thought it essential to give them a solid education which might enable them, when become mothers, to educate their own daughters, and even to direct the course for sons, should their fathers be ... - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#76. I grew up watching science fiction with my dad. It was kind of our little secret. It was our bonding time as father and daughter. - Author: Katee Sackhoff
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#77. What will we and our daughters suffer if these degraded black men are allowed to have the rights that would make them even worse than our Saxon fathers? - Author: Elizabeth Cady Stanton
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#78. Holly starts to cry. Jerome hugs her clumsily. He's black and she's white, he's seventeen and she's in her forties, but to Hodges Jerome looks like a father comforting his daughter after she came home from school and said no one invited her to the Spring Dance. - Author: Stephen King
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#79. You are the daughter of your Father, inheritor of the Earth, beautiful and blameless, chosen. - Author: Rachelle Dekker
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#80. My life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much. - Author: Gwyneth Paltrow
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#81. When Charles first saw our child Mary, he said all the proper things for a new father. He looked upon the poor little red thing and blurted, "She's more beautiful than the Brooklyn Bridge." - Author: Helen Hayes
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#82. It hurts because I can't go out there and play football, but it hurts more because I have to be a father and explain what happened to my daughter. - Author: Ray Rice
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#83. My father in the film - which we probably haven't seen in previous movies, and in British Asian movies you could probably count on one hand - he says exactly why, actually why he's frightened for his daughter. He came to this country, England, and had a bit of a crappy time. - Author: Parminder Nagra
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#84. Her own mother had died when Anna was twelve and since then father and daughter had faced the world like a pair of nineteenth-century adventurers, a riverboat gambler, say, and his alibi girl. - Author: John Banville
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#85. You do believe I didn't do it, right?" For all I knew, he did think I was guilty and was just trying to help anyways. It wouldn't have been out of character.
"I believe my sweet daughter is capable of murder," he said at last. "But not this one. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#86. It's about a father and daughter and the daughter's friend and her relationship with her current husband. - Author: Ismail Merchant
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#87. Ungrace causes cracks to fissure open between mother and daughter, father and son, brother and sister, between scientists, and prisoners, and tribes, and races. Left alone, cracks widen, and for the resulting chasms of ungrace there is only one remedy: the frail rope-bridge of forgiveness. - Author: Philip Yancey
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#88. Although my father had never been there, I came to believe I would someday see that city for him. - Author: Alice Hoffman
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#89. I have a very hyper-sensitive sister, and when she saw in the papers the next day that I had proclaimed myself the daughter of an immigrant, she didn't like it at all, and was with difficulty deterred from writing to the press that my father might be an immigrant, but not hers. - Author: Margaret Case Harriman
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#90. Balt Van Tassel was an easy indulgent soul; he loved his daughter better even than his pipe, and, like a reasonable man and an excellent father, let her have her way in everything. - Author: Washington Irving
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#91. This baby comes out of you and there's no handbook. They hand you this child and say, 'Don't kill it. Feed it, clothe it and shelter it.' I never knew what that kind of love was. I remember looking at my daughter for the first time and wondering if that's the way my father looked at me. - Author: Alicia Coppola
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#92. She told her father Mr. Abram Colhard that she did not like it at all being one being living then. He never said anything. She was afraid then, she was one needing charming stories and happy telling of them and not having that thing she was always trembling. - Author: Gertrude Stein
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#93. What's important is that you can be a wife and mother or you can be a devoted daughter all your life. You can't be both. Not when Thomas Jefferson is your father. You have to choose, Patsy. His - Author: Stephanie Dray
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#94. By the grace of God, my parents were fantastic. We were a very normal family, and we have had a very middle-class Indian upbringing. We were never made to realise who we were or that my father and mother were huge stars - it was a very normal house, and I'd like my daughter to have the same thing. - Author: Abhishek Bachchan
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#95. You should just keep your mouth shout! It gets very tedious having you make a snarky comment about everything that someone says in this group. - Author: Jojo Moyes
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#96. I profess myself an enemy to all other joys, which the most precious square of sense possesses, and find I am alone felicitate in your dear highness love. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#97. It was great! Straight-A student. Hanging around nerdy guys too scared to try anything. No wild side at all. You were every father's dream daughter." "Thanks, Dad, I - " "But then you got on a giant bomb that blasted you to Mars. And I mean that literally. - Author: Andy Weir
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#98. We were the daughters of the post-World War II American dream, the daughters of those idealized fifties sitcom families in which father knew best and mother knew her place and a kind of disappointment, and tense, unspoken sexuality rattled around like ice cubes in their nightly cocktails. - Author: Anne Taylor Fleming
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#99. I talked a lot of shit, but truth be told, it was more for my ears than anyone else's. Madoc was designer. I was Target. He was Godiva. I was Snickers. And as far as he was concerned, he was entitled, and I was the freeloading daughter of the gold- digging whore who had snagged his father. - Author: Penelope Douglas
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#100. Though he wouldn't take it or offer it back, she gave. She squeezed it into him and held it there. She accepted him. She loved him in his wretchedness, kissed his ragged cheek, and called him /father./ - Author: A.S. Peterson
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