What goes on between a father and a son, which is usually such a private matter, is that they are able to be honest with each other, and be honest with me, as a director. Its just remarkable.
If you are always trying to do something great and different and fresh, lots of them are going to be shut down for lots of stupid or good reasons, but you have to keep on trying.
I'm the most low-maintenance person on the road.
The dramatist's function is (1) to earn a living for his family and himself and (2) to try to entertain people for a few hours.
When I moved into one of the worst inner-cities in America to do missionary work I had to do risk assessment, and It was a risk. My family could have been in danger, house could get robbed at any minute but I count it all as nothing compared to knowing Jesus it was all worth it at the end of the day.
Magnify the father, why bother with something lesser?
I think if I got a bicycle from my father, I should give a car to my son.
My relationship with Northeast Ohio is bigger than basketball. I didn't realize that four years ago. I do now.
You know, my family and friends have never been yes-men: 'Yes, you're doing the right thing, you're always right.' No, they tell me when I'm wrong, and that's why I've been able to stay who I am and stay humble.
In the next 15 or 20 years, I hope I'll be the richest man in the world. That's one of my goals. I want to be a billionaire. I want to get to a position where generation on generation don't have to worry about nothing. I don't want family members from my kids to my son's kids to never have to worry. And I can't do that now just playing basketball.
But I mean, even my family gets spoiled at times watching me doing things that I do, on and off the court.
When you get to know some of the history of the game, Oscar Robertson is one of the names that pops up first.
My family is happy. That makes my job a lot easier. For the fans, I try to put it all out there on the floor.
We want to win it all. The only reason we play this game is to win championships.
As a parent you protect your kids as much as possible.
Fresh and clarifying, cool and refreshing, Lucite Green has a minty glow. Light in weight and also in tone, Lucite Green seems almost transparent.
I've never heard a song written from a stepmother's point of view, about their family.
What no woman or man needs is anyone telling them they are 'too fat' or 'too skinny.' That just adds to the many stereotypes out there about a person's weight.
I try to be a good person. I know what my downfalls are, so that's a good thing.
I want to be on stage and perform and win Grammys and help out my family in Bulgaria, because they are struggling, and my mom and dad, too.
I want every Filipino woman empowered with information regarding all options available to her regarding family planning.
I'm a relationship girl. I would rather be long-distance than not have a relationship at all.
When it comes to 'Glee,' I feel like I've been in a relationship, and now I can mingle a bit.
My mother's side is Italian; my father's side is Jewish. We're the kind of family where every Sunday night we have dinner with all 19 of my cousins.
I'm the only person in my family who can't sing. My grandmother was an opera singer and all of her kids were in church five days a week - or between church and vocal lessons at Carnegie Hall. But my mom had her first studio experience recording on my album. She's used to having to fill the room, so she had to adjust to the microphone and not sing opera.
I was first sexually exploited when I was seven, by a distant cousin at a family wedding. Even after that I was routinely molested by older cousins and their friends. See, my innocence was taken away and I became mature at one bloody incident. I believe I never had a childhood. I grew up as an elderly person. And that's what my femininity brought upon me. Of course, in a patriarchal society, hijras' bodies are thought of as toys.
The last player to score a hatrick in a cup final was Stan Mortenson. He even had a final named after him, the Matthews final
By 1969, when I celebrated 45 years in the music business, I also had 45 people in our musical family.
In football, you can always maim a person if you wanted to.
I was the first person Donald Trump threatened to sue on Twitter.
I believe the United States should join the rest of the world through paid family and medical leave. It would cost us a $1.61 a week in an increase in payroll tax.I think that`s a great investment.
Safety concerns are reasonable. Banning refugees is certainly not.
Michael Flynn is a very controversial figure for a variety of reasons.
At this level, the individual perceives the maintenance of the expectations of his family, group, or nation as valuable in its own right, regardless of immediate and obvious consequences.
It's against my programming to impersonate a deity.
Do I address issues of the spirit, of the soul, in my work? Yes, definitely. As for being a Catholic poet, I was born in, and into, Catholicism - Eastern Rite Maronite and Melkite Catholicism. Not being Catholic has never been a choice for me - it's in my family, my ancestry, going back centuries. Catholicism, for me, is always here.
The practice of patience toward one another, the overlooking of one another's defects, and the bearing of one another's burdens is the most elementary condition of all human and social activity in the family, in the professions, and in society.
The family is the pattern of heaven.
We are all hunting for rational reasons for believing in the absurd.
As my late mother famously observed, the one thing to be said for growing old is that every year there are a few more things I don't have to give a rat's ass about.