Children that are raised in a home with a married mother and father consistently do better in every measure of well-being than their peers who come from divorced or step-parent, single-parent, cohabiting homes.

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I've played Henry Fonda's mother so often that, whenever we run into each other, I call him 'son' and he calls me 'Ma', just to save time.

By : Jane Darwell

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Women won't let me stay single and I won't let me stay married.

By : Errol Flynn

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I would not be gotten into a schoolhouse until I was eight years old. Nor did I accomplish much after I started. I doubt if I had gone to school six months in all when my father died. I was fourteen at the time.

By : Sam Houston

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A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt.

By : Woodrow Wilson

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My father, who had previously been a civil engineer, died in the great influenza epidemic of 1918.

By : James Rainwater

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If a politician murders his mother, the first response of the press or of his opponents will likely be not that it was a terrible thing to do, but rather that in a statement made six years before he had gone on record as being opposed to matricide.

By : Meg Greenfield

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The food we ate was Indian, and both my mother and father were very deep into the ancient philosophy of India, so it could well have been an Indian household.

By : Amar Bose

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It never entered my father's mind nor my mind ever to do a job othe than at one's best ability.

By : Lord Mountbatten

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Here's the thing - I'm single, I haven't been married, I don't have kids yet. If I do have kids I would be interested to see them in my life, so here's a movie for kids and I'm in there and I'm supposed to be kind of funny for kids.

By : Garry shandling

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Motherhood changed me because it is so fundamental what you're doing for another person. And you are able to do even though it takes a lot.

By : Meg Ryan

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Even though mother's issues are not front page news, they touch us all personally, some more than others, and I believe passionately in the power of grassroots engagement.

By : Joan Blades

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Then I became a mother and it just fills every space, that isn't filled with something else important. It's just like this incredible balloon that blows up and fills life up.

By : Thandie Newton

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