Family traditions counter alienation and confusion. They help us define who we are; they provide something steady, reliable and safe in a confusing world.
“There’s no other love like the love for a brother. There’s no other love like the love from a brother.” ~ Astrid Alauda
“Family faces are magic mirrors. Looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present, and future.” ~ Gail Lumet Buckley
Thought for the Day Father’s Day “Lately all my friends are worried that they are turning into their fathers. I’m worried that I’m not.” ~ Dan Zevin *Dan
“There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (28 August 1749 – 22
“I smile because you are my father, I laugh because there ain’t a damn thing you can do about it.” ~ Author Unknown
Thought for the Day “A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” ~ Dorothy C. Fisher (1879-1958) *Dorothy Canfield Fisher
My Mother Who fed me from her gentle breast, And hush’d me in her arms to rest, And on my cheek sweet kissed press’d? My Mother When sleep forsook my open
Thought for the Day “A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.” ~ Cardinal Mermillod
“Regard Heaven as your father, Earth as your Mother and all things as your Brothers and Sisters.” ~ Native American Proverb
“It is not flesh and blood but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.” ~ Johann Schiller ~
Thought of the Day “Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.” ~ Bill Cosby
“At the end only two things really matter to a man, regardless of who he is; and they are the affection and understanding of his family.