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    son Quotes

    Fathers, sons, brothers, men everywhere: Your legacy will not perish if you take your partner's surname, or she keeps hers.
    — Zoe Saldana
    tags: men  father  son 
    My son. He makes my heart grow bigger and bigger each day. There is nothing I love more than being his mommy.
    — Zoe McLellan
    tags: heart  son 
    The cause I am most passionate about is natural birthing. I had my son at home, and it was the most primal, intuitive, empowering, and loving experience I've ever had.
    — Zoe McLellan
    tags: experience  loving  son 
    The last thing my father told me was: 'On your way up, take me up. On your way down, don't let me down.' A father telling his son that puts some responsibility on my shoulders. He told me that, and I take it very seriously.
    — Ziggy Marley
    Each father wants their sons to be just like them, really.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: father  son 
    People are loving me because they don't even know me. "You're Bob's son. We love you." So I think that's a good thing for a father to leave so much that people are loving their children. I'm proud of that.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: children  people  child  loving  father  son 
    When in many societies, fathers are usually known by their sons, I am one of the few fathers who is known by his daughter, and I'm proud of it.
    — Ziauddin Yousafzai
    tags: society  father  son  daughter 
    I do whatever comes my way. But I get burned out on stage. It's a lonely world. I think part of the romanticism about being on the road is you get to meet a lot of - my mom once told me, "You've probably got a woman at every port." Like I'm a pirate. Obviously she doesn't know her son that well.
    — Zach Galifianakis
    tags: women  world  son 
    Having a son with a disability helps makes Walter White a more sympathetic character. There's no story line that shows Walt Jr. going through the things that you go through as a teenager with a disability. It's always his relationship to other characters. That was my issue with it.
    — Zach Anner
    We must educate our sons to save our daughters
    — Yvette Cooper
    tags: son  daughter 
    Married to the game. If we're dancing with the devil at least teach us how to dance when the son of making dollars.
    — Young Jeezy
    tags: devil  dance  son  games 
    If you suddenly want me to act with Son Dongwoon one-on-one, forget it!
    — Yoseob
    tags: son 
    The boy will remain a son and never become a father. He will be forgotten by the crowd once his blood is rinsed clean from the ground; his sister will think of him but soon she will forget him, too. He will live on only in Han's memory, a child punished not for his own insincerity but someone else's disbelief.
    — Yiyun Li
    tags: children  live  memory  child  boys  blood  father  son 
    With hearts that believe in Allah's will and predetermination, we have received the news about the martyrdom of the martyr. . . . Al-Hotary, the son of Palestine, whose noble soul ascended to . . . in order to rest in Allah's Kingdom, together with the Prophets, the men of virtue, and the martyrs. The heroic martyrdom operation . . . who turned his body into bombs . . . the model of manhood and sacrifice for the sake of Allah and the homeland.
    — Yasser Arafat
    Many years ago, our father Ibrahim (AS) made a choice. He loved his son. But He loved God more. The commandment came to sacrifice his son. But it wasn't his son that was slaughtered. It was his attachment to anything that could compete with his love for God. So let us ask ourselves in these beautiful days of sacrifice, which attachments do we need to slaughter?
    — Yasmin Mogahed
    Orthodox Jews often ask you: "Are you an Israeli first, or a Jew?" I see no difference between the two. After all, I'm also simultaneously the son of my parents, the husband of my wife and the father of my children.
    — Yair Lapid
    tags: children  child  father  son  parent  wife 
    But why people need privacy? Why privacy is important? In China, every family live together, grandparents, parents, daughter, son and their relatives too. Eat together and share everything, talk about everything. Privacy make people lonely. Privacy make family fallen apart.
    — Xiaolu Guo
    tags: people  live  son  daughter  parent  shares 
    A man who thinks of himself as belonging to a particular national group in America has not yet become an American. And the man who goes among you to trade upon your nationality is no worthy son to live under the Stars and Stripes.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: men  live  star  america  son  american 
    To think that I, the son ofthe manse, should be able to help restore the Holy Land to its people.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: people  help  holy  son 
    I came from the South and I know what war is, for I have seen its wreckage and terrible ruin. It is easy for me as President to declare war. I do not have to fight, and neither do the gentlemen on the Hill who now clamour for it. It is some poor farmer's boy, or son of some poor widow away off in some modest community, or perhaps the scion of a great family, who will have to do the fighting.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: community  fight  poor  fighting  boys  war  son 
    I have a son and a wife, and I really enjoy my family life as much as I enjoy my career, but there are times where my career just kind of overpowers, and they have to be really very understanding of it. I appreciate them for that. That's probably the hardest part about everything.
    — Wiz Khalifa
    You are ugly when you love her, you are beautiful and fresh, vital and free, modern and poetic when you don't... you are more beautiful as an orphan than as your mother's son.
    — Witold Gombrowicz
    tags: beautiful  mother  son 
    I am a tarsier and a tarsier's son, the grandson and great-grandson of tarsiers, a tiny creature, made up of two pupils and whatever simply could not be left out.
    — Wislawa Szymborska
    tags: son 
    Son, if the mountain were smooth, you couldn't climb it.
    — Wintley Phipps
    tags: son 
    I could only relate [to the family] that I, the father of three sons, could hardly imagine what it would be to lose one, far less three of my boys, in such a cruel and senseless manner.
    — William Walker
    tags: boys  father  son  imagine 
    Angry Black White Boy is bananas! Actually, it's a banana split with razor blades in it. Adam Mansbach is the white Richard Wright, and Angry Black White Boy is our generation's Native Son.
    — William Upski Wimsatt
    tags: boys  son  black  adam 
    For we love not God first, to compel him to love again; but he loved us first, and gave his Son for us, that we might see love and love again, saith St John in his first epistle.
    — William Tyndale
    tags: god  son 
    Nothing reveals character more than self-sacrifice. So the highest knowledge we have of God is through the gift of His Son.
    — William Torrey Harris
    tags: character  gift  god  son 
    The young bloods of the South: sons of planters, lawyers about towns, good billiard-players and sportsmen, men who never did any work and never will... They are splendid riders, first-rate shots and utterly reckless. These men must all be killed or employed by us before we can hope for peace.
    — William Tecumseh Sherman
    tags: men  peace  work  young  blood  hope  son 
    I confess, without shame, that I am sick and tired of fighting - its glory is all moonshine; even success the most brilliant is over dead and mangled bodies, with the anguish and lamentations of distant families, appealing to me for sons, husbands, and fathers ... it is only those who have never heard a shot, never heard the shriek and groans of the wounded and lacerated ... that cry aloud for more blood, more vengeance, more desolation.
    — William Tecumseh Sherman
    tags: body  shame  fighting  blood  success  father  son 
    What this country needs... what this great land of ours needs is something to happen to it. Something ferocious and tragic, like what happened to Jericho or the cities of the plain - something terrible I mean, son, so that when the people have been through hellfire and the crucible, and have suffered agony enough and grief, they'll be people again, human beings, not a bunch of smug contented cows rooting at the trough.
    — William Styron
    tags: people  grief  human  son 
    The war against Iraq is as disastrous as it is unnecessary; perhaps in terms of its wisdom, purpose and motives, the worst war in American history... Our military men and women...were not called to defend America but rather to attack Iraq. They were not called to die for, but rather to kill for, their country. What more unpatriotic thing could we have asked of our sons and daughters...?
    — William Sloane Coffin
    tags: men  die  military  america  war  wisdom  son  american 
    Remember...that you are redeemed of the Lord [Ephesians 1:7]-that you are bought with a price [1 Corinthians 6:20], even the inestimable price of the precious blood of the Son of God...Acquaint yourselves with Him in His word and holy ordinances.
    — William Samuel Johnson
    tags: blood  holy  son 
    I don't see the Father pouring out his wrath on the Son. I see the human race pouring out their wrath on the Son. So I see the only hope for the entire cosmos is what the Son chooses to accept, crawling upon the instrument of our greatest wrath. He met us at the deepest, darkest place.
    — William P. Young
    tags: human  hope  father  son  race 
    When we three spoke ourselves into human existences the Son of God, we became fully human. We also chose to embrace all the limitation that this entailed. Even though we have always been present in this created universe, we now became flesh and blood. It would be like this bird (a jay), whose nature it is to fly, choosing to only walk and remain grounded. He doesn't stop being a bird, but it does alter his experience of life significantly.
    — William P. Young
    It is not in the bright, happy day, but only in the solemn night, that other worlds are to be seen shining in their long, long distances. And it is in sorrow - the night of the soul - that we see farthest, and know ourselves natives of infinity, and sons and daughters of the Most High.
    — William Mountford
    tags: world  sorrow  soul  night  son  daughter 
    God speaks to me not through the thunder and the earthquake, nor through the ocean and the stars, but through the Son of Man, and speaks in a language adapted to my imperfect sight and hearing.
    — William Lyon Phelps
    tags: men  language  star  ocean  god  son 
    The anxiety of most parents in seeing their sons and daughters enlist does not lie only in the fear of the physical dangers they may encounter.
    — William Lyon Mackenzie King
    In death as in life, I defy the Jews who caused this last war [WW II], and I defy the powers of darkness which they represent. I am proud to die for my ideals, and I am sorry for the sons of Britain who have died without knowing why.
    — William Joyce
    tags: death  power  darkness  knowing  die  war  son  sorry 
    Don't be a genius, my son, it isn't good for anybody.
    — William John Locke
    tags: genius  son 
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