Family Quotes

A family is composed of a group of people, who are related by birth or marriage. The term 'family' is also applied to adoptions and domestic partnership. In many cultures and societies, (especially in the United States), a family can be viewed as a law, such as parents supporting children, a legal contract among married couples, inheritance and among other legal terms.

Our family are first to influence our lives, especially our parents. We depend on them for safety and our basic needs. Our parents and family are the first people with whom we form relationships with.

Some of us might be fortunate to be raised in a supporting and nurturing family, while others may have toxic and abusive family members. A perfect family does not exist. There are conflicts in every in every home. However, families should have the ability to work out differences and conflicts in a healthy manner.

Browse through a collection of family quotes from philosophers, parents, writers, and others sharing their experience with family. Find quotes on family resolving conflicts, family drama quotes, bible quotes about family and more.

Robin Hobb- Home is people, not a place

Home is people. Not a place. If you go back there after the people are gone, then all you can
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Victor Hugo- Grandfather adoring grandson

There are fathers who do not love their children; there is no grandfather who does not adore his grandson. Victor
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Pam Brown- Becoming a grandmother is wonderful

Becoming a grandmother is wonderful. One moment you're just a mother. The next you are all-wise and prehistoric.      Pam Brown
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Romeo Miller- Family always gonna be there

Family always gonna be there. The material things, they come and go.      Romeo Miller
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Jess C. Scott- Friends are the family you choose

Friends are the family you choose. Jess C. Scott
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Samuel Johnson– Always a struggle between a father and son

There must always be a struggle between a father and son, while one aims at power and the other at
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Victoria Secunda- Daughter Balance Love and Anger Toward Mother

A father is available to help his daughter balance both her love and her anger toward her mother, to moderate
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Scott Weiland- Family Problems Should Stay Within Family

It doesn't matter what kind of problems a family is having; it should always stay in the family. Scott Weiland
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Louis Zamperini- The World Doesn’t Love You Like Family

The world, we'd discovered, doesn't love you like your family loves you.      Louis Zamperini
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Family is supposed to be our safe heaven- Iyanla Vanzant

Family is supposed to be our safe heaven. Very often, it's the place where we find the deepest heartache.      Iyanla
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Positive Attitude at Dinner Table– Mason Cooley

At the dinner table, if you can't think of anything to say, sit quietly. Don't throw rolls, or chew on
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Debate About Human Dignity– Henry Hyde

This is a debate about our understanding of human dignity, what it means to be a member of the human
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The Death of My Father– Sam Sheppard

Upon the death of my father, our family and myself were emotionally and financially exhausted.      Sam Sheppard
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Daughters Growing Older- Catherine Pulsifer

Daughters understand as they grow older, they become good friends. Catherine Pulsifer
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The greatest thing a father can do– Elaine S. Dalton

The greatest thing a father can do for his daughter, is to love her mother. Elaine S. Dalton
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