Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise... specialized competence and success are all that they can imagine.

By : Allan Bloom 0 Likes          


I realized that, while I would never be my mother nor have her life, the lesson she had left me was that it was possible to love and care for a man and still have at your core a strength so great that you never even needed to put it on display.

By : Anna Quindlen

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My father was also a principal of a school and mother was a curriculum advisor. Both were educators.

By : Edwin Moses

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My father was a professor of civil engineering at MIT, and my mother taught high school English.

By : Eric Allin Cornell

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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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I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.

By : Jonathan Winters

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Daytime has been successful all these years because it caters to a very real need in the audience - to see something that's not nighttime fantasy. People watch daytime because it's like their lives.

By : Erika Slezak

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Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success

By : Stephen Covey

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Success is what you do with your ability. It's how you use your talent.

By : George Allen, Sr.

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The success of those doctrines would also subvert the Federal Constitution, change the character of the Federal Government, and destroy our rights in respect to slavery.

By : John H. Reagan

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Mother had committed me for life. This is where I felt betrayed the most.

By : Kate Millett

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Well, I think that there's a very thin dividing line between success and failure. And I think if you start a business without financial backing, you're likely to go the wrong side of that dividing line.

By : Richard Branson

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The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.

By : Theodore Roosevelt

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