Conscience is what makes a boy tell his mother before his sister does.
There is no such thing as "fun for the whole family."
I gathered my shoes and wallet on the other side of the metal detector and took a last glance at my father, who was still there, still waving.That mangled finger had always been a symbol of his shortcomings and deformities to me, but now I saw it was also a testament to all that he'd sacrificed for our family.He'd lost that trigger finger building the business that had fed and clothed me. I imagined he was not only waving me goodbye but waving me forward with that symbol of his own woundedness.
When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.
A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
I come from a family where gravy is considered a beverage.
Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family.
Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.