Daughters And Mothers Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Daughters And Mothers

#1. One thing you can say about daughters and mothers - like it or not, they know the truth about each other. - Author: Deb Caletti
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#2. Mothers have a huge influence on how their daughters view themselves and how they treat their bodies. - Author: Coco Rocha
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#3. Would men but generously snap our chains, and be content with rational fellowship instead of slavish obedience, they would find us more observant daughters, more affectionate sisters, more faithful wives, more reasonable mothers - in a word, better citizens - Author: Mary Wollstonecraft
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#4. Lately, Mami's eyes have been so dark, I don't like looking into them because I'm afraid I'll fall in. - Author: Raquel Cepeda
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#5. Having a little girl has been like following an old treasure map with the important paths torn away. - Author: Heather Gudenkauf
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#6. Coming home seemed to have started the healing process. No longer vivid and garish, the memories seemed to be covered in gossemer, fading behind a curtain of time and forgiveness. - Author: Karen Fowler
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#7. Of course, Bella." The duchess leaned over, and pressed their cheeks together. "What are mothers for, if not to help their daughters find mistresses for their husbands? - Author: Sylvia Day
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#8. You're not by any chance my stepmother are you?" Min said to her mother's reflection. "Because that would explain so much. - Author: Jennifer Crusie
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#9. On this walk I'd had so much time and space to actually figure out who I was without my mother's influence. I understood now: the things that my mother had found made her happy were not the same as the things that made me happy. And I understood: that was okay. - Author: Aspen Matis
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#10. Occasionally a matrimonial epidemic appears, especially toward spring, devastating society, thinning the ranks of bachelordom, and leaving mothers lamenting for their fairest daughters. - Author: Louisa May Alcott
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#11. None but mothers know each other's feelings when we give up our daughters whom we love and cherish so tenderly to the mercies of a man, and perhaps even a stranger. - Author: Emmeline B. Wells
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#12. We see and hear about Israelis and Palestinians only when they are defined by the global media as 'occupiers,' 'terrorists,' and 'victims.' But we forget that they are fathers and mothers and sons and daughters and neighbors and doctors and shop-owners and farmers and students. - Author: Jason Alexander
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#13. All I know is that I carried you for nine months. I fed you, I clothed you, I paid for your college education. Friending me on Facebook seems like a small thing to ask in return. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#14. Mom was the midwife who delivered stories to me. - Author: Rachael Hanel
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#15. You come from your mauma, you sleep in the bed with her till you're near twenty years grown, and you still don't know what haunches in the dark corners of her. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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#16. Mother-daughter disagreements were, in hindsight, basically mother stating the truth and daughter taking her own sweet time coming around. - Author: Barbara Delinsky
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#17. I was fascinated to think about a place where men could be the mothers and I thought of my own song-writing and I decided to have a relationship with their daughters. - Author: Tori Amos
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#18. In fact, the mothers of all her girl friends impressed on their daughters the necessity of being helpless, clinging, doe-eyed creatures. Really, it took a
lot of sense to cultivate and hold such a pose. - Author: Margaret Mitchell
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#19. I could just felt the twinge of resentment with her being there, where my mother was supposed to be. What right did she have, to replace that place? - Author: Diyar Harraz
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#20. How many of the people I know - sons and daughters - have intricate abstract expressionist paintings of their mothers, created out of their own emotions, attitudes, hands. And how many have only Polaroid pictures of their fathers. - Author: Ellen Goodman
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#21. When I think of the exquisite love and sympathy which might be between a mother and daughter, I feel myself defrauded of a beautiful thing rightfully mine, in a world where for me such things are pitiably few. - Author: Mary MacLane
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#22. The bride's getting ready to toss her bouquet, so get me up there! Mom said the day after she turned 96. - Author: June Shaw
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#23. Katie had slept through morning mass but she could still go to confession and make an effort to banish her unholy and unhealthy thoughts. Mother never asked what she was thinking and feeling on these trips; she just assumed that anything Katie had on her mind was dirty and sinful. - Author: Carol Storm
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#24. We didn't have the day-in, day-out knowledge of each other that most mothers and daughters have. It's not like she was a stranger; we had too much history for that. But at the same time, I couldn't say I knew her well. Or at least well enough to see her thoughts. - Author: Eliot Schrefer
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#25. The woman who is my best friend, my teacher, my everything: Mom. - Author: Sandra Vischer
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#26. Alice wondered if her mother was aware that she wasn't the only one in town who'd come down with a bad case of Blueberry Fever. - Author: Sarah Weeks
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#27. 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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#28. Mothers send strips to daughters to make a point. Daughters smack strips down on the breakfast table to make a point. My own mom sometimes cuts a strip out and sends it to me to make sure I understand her. - Author: Cathy Guisewite
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#29. Millions of fathers in rain
Millions of mothers in pain
Millions of brothers in woe
Millions of sisters nowhere to go
Millions of daughters walk in the mud
Millions of children wash in the flood
A million girls vomit and groan
Millions of families hopeless alone - Author: Allen Ginsberg
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#30. I think there's a tremendous amount of guilt that goes on between mothers and daughters, no matter how good or bad their relationships are. - Author: Ellen Page
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#31. Maybe she'd never really known her mother at all. And if you couldn't know the person whose body was your first home, then who could you ever know? - Author: Brit Bennett
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#32. I am so excited to let fans in on how important my relationship with my family is to me. I hope to motivate mothers and daughters to build lifetimes of memories together and inspire kids around the world to live their dreams. - Author: Miley Cyrus
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#33. There are women locked in my womb forever, the memory of their birth. All I can do now is liberate the fruit of their wombs. And it may be too late. - Author: Kiana Davenport
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#34. In LA you can't tell the teenagers and the moms apart, which is so strange to me. And then it's like, "Who is leading who?" Are the moms emulating the daughters? In which case we're going backwards - that's not how it goes - the mothers teach the daughters how to be. It's a very strange thing to me. - Author: Laura Benanti
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#35. There is not enough air in the room for Marianne and Elizabeth to share. They have learned this the hard way, but acceptance of the fact has made life easier. Now they see each other twice a year, for a weekend in the early summer and for the American holiday of Thanksgiving - Author: Jessica Shattuck
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#36. Push away the past, that vessel in which all emotions curdle to regret. - Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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#37. I'm urgin all daughters to kiss their mothers with those lips that all that lipstick covers. You never too grown up to miss and hug her. - Author: Drake
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#38. I just think some women aren't made to be mothers. And some women aren't made to be daughters. - Author: Gillian Flynn
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#39. Ah, how quickly the hands on the clock circle toward the future we thought was far away! And how soon we become our mothers. - Author: Peggy Toney Horton
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#40. Ebb and flow, ebb and flow, our lives. Is that why we're fascinated by the steadfastness of stars? The water reaches my calves. I begin the story of the Pleiades, women transformed into birds so Swift and bright that no man could snare them. - Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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#41. The feminist notion that the whole of human history has been nothing but a vast intricate conspiracy by men to enslave their wives, mothers, daughters, and sisters presents us with an intellectual neurosis for which we do not yet have a name. - Author: Edward Abbey
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#42. My appearance on 'Public School' garnered a smattering of fan mail from girls, which was good, and letters from mothers saying I was the sort of boy they'd like their daughters to go out with - which was not quite as good. - Author: James Lovegrove
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#43. Like any other people, like fathers, mothers, sons and daughters in every land, when the issue of peace or war has been put squarely to the American people, they have registered for peace. - Author: Paul Robeson
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#44. My mother is not evil, Faith reminded herself. She is just a perfectly sensible snake, protecting her eggs and making her way in the world as best she can. - Author: Frances Hardinge
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#45. Yes, it's quite amazing how I continue to shock my mother even after all these years together - Author: Eloisa James
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#46. The relationship between parents and children, but especially between mothers and daughters, is tremendously powerful, scarcely to be comprehended in any rational way. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#47. It involves no disrespect for Mrs. Truman to say that her daughter gets a bigger hand than she does,' observed Richard Rovere. 'This country may be run by and for mothers, but its goddesses are daughters. Margaret's entrance comes closer than anything else to bringing down the house. - Author: David Pietrusza
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#48. How many mothers have prayed to see their sons, their daughters return from war only to realize the war has kept them, the world has poisoned them, and they'll never be the same? - Author: Pierce Brown
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#49. Well, this was nice, Mom. I really appreciate your visit. We
should do this again sometime. Should I walk you to the door, or
do you know how to get to hell all by yourself? - Author: Ty Mitchell
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#50. I never settled with anything. It was like a pendulum; swinging back and forth but never reached a comatose state. As a sequence of events around me unfolded, I struggled to understand who I was, whose child I was and whether I would ever find a way home. - Author: Diyar Harraz
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#51. You were my home, Mother. I had no home but you - Author: Janet Fitch
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#52. The physical and domestic education of daughters should occupy the principal attention of mothers, in childhood: and the stimulation of the intellect should be very much reduced. - Author: Catharine Beecher
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#53. [ ... ] Wondering why white people named girl babies things like Hope and Faith and Patience - names they could never live up to - and black mothers called their daughters Mercy, Deliverance, Salvation - crosses they'd always have to bear. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#54. The audience I have in mind is always me and my friends. And my two sisters. We're the feminists in my life - and we are also mothers and daughters and hot and neurotic and existing on wine and coffee and disappointed and brave. - Author: Jennifer Baumgardner
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#55. Sweetheart the doctor gave you the okay, and your friends will be there. It's okay to live your life. You can't be afraid at every turn. - Author: Evelyn Smith
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#56. The first lesson every child of Athena learned: Mom was the best at everything, and you should never, ever suggest otherwise. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#57. Can't keep track of it no more, son's becoming husbands to their mothers, and old men turning your daughters into whores. - Author: Bob Dylan
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#58. Her voice was perfect, custom-made for my ears. I wanted to hit the record button in my brain and save this all for later. Half of me was listening to her words, but the other half was mesmerized by the melody. - Author: Kathy Hatfield
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#59. If I don't journey forward along these tracks then you will never be born. Then who will there be to tell my story? - Author: Leah Kaminsky
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#60. Mothers! They promise you they'll never get married again, and next thing you know you're a bridesmaid. - Author: Mindy Schanback
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#61. Mothers and daughters can stay very connected during teenage years. In the middle of your life, you can become very alone. Even though you're connected deeply to other family members, lovers, husbands, friends. - Author: Holly Hunter
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#62. It's just a game," she says. Make no mistake: people who say it's just a game are out for blood. - Author: Betsy Lerner
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#63. I think mothers get a raw deal in American culture, so I've been defending them. I have three daughters, and I know that as they become mothers, they got a lot more gentle towards me! - Author: Tyne Daly
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#64. I don't want to sew.
How else will the buttons get onto the coat? - Author: Diane Samuels
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#65. Emily and I have some funny scenes where we quarrel and it gets quite heated, the mother-daughter relationship. You know, film mothers and daughters adore each other. And some don't. But how could you not love Emily Blunt? But I think I'm just one of those people who's always discontented. - Author: Jacki Weaver
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#66. You don't belong here if you are unhappy," she continued. "Your mother makes you hateful, and you make her hateful. It doesn't matter if she's your mother. It's an accident of birth. It doesn't have to mean so much." ... "You belong where you have the best chance of being happy ... - Author: Laura Moriarty
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#67. Mothers unconsciously allow more latitude to sons, and open encouragement, and with daughters they treat them as they would treat themselves. - Author: Susie Orbach
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#68. [Lynda's mother] You're stupid and you don't know it, that's you're problem. You talk, talk, talk, all the time. No one wants to listen to an idiot.

[Young Lynda] Uh. OK. Thanks, Mom. - Author: Lynda Barry
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#69. Some women pray for their daughters to marry good husbands. I pray that my girls will find girlfriends half as loyal and true as the Ya-Yas. - Author: Rebecca Wells
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#70. Are you keeping up your good studies at school and working as hard as you always did? - Author: Diane Samuels
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#71. Mothers and daughters share a special bond." "I never knew how special until it wasn't there anymore. I'm twenty-seven, and when something good or bad happens in my life, I still wonder what my mom would think. I've lived more of my life without her than with her, but it still matters. - Author: Barbara Freethy
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#72. Youth isn't all it's cracked up to be either."
"Then you're doing it wrong. - Author: Rachel Hauck
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#73. Help me, Mother,' Peggy said, and tears came to her eyes as they always did when she spoke to her, because she would never get over the emptiness of a world that no longer held her mother. - Author: Peggielene Bartels And Eleanor Herman
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#74. What's really fun is seeing mothers bringing their daughters to the shows. And the best part is the mothers know they don't have to worry about sexual innuendo in the songs. The shows are family shows. - Author: Peter Noone
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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 hope someday she meets just the right man and has babies - a whole passel of babies, more than I could have - so she understands how it kills me now that she won't let me hug her when she's in obvious distress. (The Life You've Imagined) - Author: Kristina Riggle
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#77. Her religious beliefs went first, for all she could ask of a god, or of immortality, was the gift of a place where daughters love their mothers; the other attributes of Heaven you could have for a song. - Author: Thornton Wilder
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#78. Only mothers can't say they don't want their children and just go away. - Author: Agatha Christie
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#79. We are, none of us, 'either' mothers or daughters; to our amazement, confusion, and greater complexity, we are both. - Author: Adrienne Rich
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#80. On famous relatives - First I was my mother's daughter..and now..I am my daughter's mother ! - Author: Abha Maryada Banerjee
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#81. My mother clutches at the collar of my shirt. I rub her back and feel her tears on my neck. It's been decades since our bodies have been this close. It's an odd sensation, like a torn ligament knitting itself back, lumpy and imperfect, usable as long as we know not to push it too hard. - Author: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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#82. An iteration isn't a copy, Mother. It's just the latest version. I'm your upgrade. That's why I did what I did. Because I'm just better than you. - Author: Madeline Ashby
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#83. A Mother & Daughter's Love Is Never Separated - Author: Viola Shipman
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#84. Don't even try making out I'm making this up. I've got proof. Evidence. - Author: Diane Samuels
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#85. It is essential to collectively struggle to recover our status as Daughters of the Earth. In that is our strength, and the security, not in the predator, but in the security of our Mother, for our future generations. In that we can insure our security as the Mothers of our Nations. - Author: Winona LaDuke
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#86. I like human stories. I like stories about situations we can relate to. I like movies like 'Ordinary People' or 'Terms of Endearment.' Mothers and daughters, fathers and sons, boyfriends, girlfriends. The stories to me that are worth telling are almost simple ones, but very relatable. - Author: Chris Evans
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#87. She (her mother) noticed that I was prettier than I was at home. Thus do girls change color in the warmth of masculine desire, whether they are fifteen or thirty. - Author: Colette
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#88. As mothers and daughters, we are connected with one another. My mother is the bones of my spine, keeping me straight and true. She is my blood, making sure it runs rich and strong. She is the beating of my heart. I cannot now imagine a life without her. - Author: Kristin Hannah
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#89. Stranger inside me, when you are born, I will give you
a closed book and ask you never to read it, never rest,
never forgive a man who wants to save you. - Author: Traci Brimhall
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#90. A daughter is a mother's gender partner, her closest ally in the family confederacy, an extension of her self. And mothers are their daughters' role model, their biological and emotional road map, the arbiter of all their relationships. - Author: Victoria Secunda
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#91. A mother's love is like an everlasting bed of roses, that continues to blossom. A mother's love bears strength, comfort, healing and warmth. Her beauty is compared to a sunny day that shines upon each rose petal and inspires hope. - Author: Ellen J. Barrier
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#92. Her mother would tell her she was beautiful and that everything was all right. - Author: Sarah Addison Allen
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#93. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PAGE:

To my daughter,
if you ever date anyone like the men I write,

I will kick your *ss up between your ears and you will walk sideways for a month,

but I'll still love you. - Author: Amelia Hutchins
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#94. How can she explain to Gustaf that within the magic circle of maternal energy, Irena has never manage to rule over her own life? How can she explain that the constant proximity of the mother would throw her back, into her weakness, her immaturity? - Author: Milan Kundera
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#95. Nefret was still pouting when Emerson helped her into the carriage. Emerson did not observe the pout. He would not have observed it (men being what they are) even if something had not distracted him. - Author: Elizabeth Peters
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#96. I was a married woman! she said. Why does every generation believe it is the discoverer of pleasure? Your father was a spectacular lover. Even through the wall, I could hear the triumph in her voice. - Author: Karen Essex
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#97. Recognizing and preventing men's health problems is not just a man's issue. Because of its impact on wives, mothers, daughters, and sisters, men's health is truly a family issue. - Author: Bill Richardson
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#98. I love to hang out with my friends and go to the movies. My mom and I are involved in the Mother/Daughter Organization - national charity work. Whenever I get free time, we volunteer. It's an organization so mothers and daughters can spend time together while volunteering. - Author: Hailee Steinfeld
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#99. Are we bereft of citizenship because we are mothers, wives and daughters of a mighty people? Have women no country
no interests staked in public weal
no liabilities in common peril
no partnership in a nation's guilt and shame? - Author: Angelina Grimke
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#100. I never tired of picturing sharks. - Author: Eileen Granfors
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