My grandfather on my mother's side was a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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My father passed away a couple of years ago, but he was very old. He was almost a 100 years old. And, you know, he had a very good life. He came to America and he had a good life.

By : Christopher Walken

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When the grandmothers of today hear the word "Chippendales," they don't necessary think of chairs.

By : Jean Kerr

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Ignorance is the mother of all evils.

By : Francois Rabelais

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I heard stories from my mother's mother who was an American Indian. She was spiritual, although she did not go to church, but she had the hum. She used to tell me stories of the rivers.

By : Tina Turner

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I attribute my entire football career, as far as getting me started, getting me interested, keeping me that way was my father. He went to every game even though he was crippled and wasn't real healthy.

By : Bob Lilly

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His mother should have thrown him out and kept the stork.

By : Mae West

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Now my dad is with me, traveling with me and a big part of this whole thing is I like to mix it up a little bit, you know. Who gets to take their father on a private jet across the country and stay in first class hotels? So we're enjoying it, but I'd stop if it's not possible.

By : Shia LaBeouf

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My mother was against me being an actress - until I introduced her to Frank Sinatra.

By : Angie Dickinson

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My mother's studies stopped with the third year of primary school, my father with the first. They taught me a deep sense of duty. But nobody was involved in politics in my family.

By : Emma Bonino

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The latest page I've been working is about the organization of the pantheon of the gods. Who's indebted to whom, how they are related, who screwed whose uncle or grandmother, all of that.

By : Ben Nicholson

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I was not extremely patriotic about Mother Russia. I played their game, pretending. You have to deal with, you know, party people, KGB. Horrifying.

By : Mikhail Baryshnikov

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I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.

By : Shirley Temple

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