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Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They're not like aches or wounds, they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material.

    Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

No amount of law enforcement can solve a problem that goes back to the family.

    Author: J. Edgar Hoover

And whereas women had to fight to find their way into the workforce, men are now fighting to reclaim their place in the family structure.

    Author: Bob Geldof

The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.

    Author: Lee Iacocca

Family life is not a computer program that runs on its own; it needs continual input from everyone.

    Author: Neil Kurshan

Universal peace sounds ridiculous to the head of an average family.

    Author: Kin Hubbard

On Thanksgiving I will stop to give thanks that my family is safe and healthy, especially because I realize that, following the tragedies of this year, it is all too real a possibility that they might not have been.

    Author: Bobby Jindal

A company that pays attention to the family unit is a successful company. We don't isolate the family. We don't make rides that say, 'Hey mom, dad, you go sit on the bench.'

    Author: Michael Eisner

Children from a given family background, when put in schools of different social compositions, will achieve at quite different levels.

    Author: James S. Coleman

Spend some time this weekend on home improvement; improve your attitude toward your family.

    Author: Bo Bennett

As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family, she has a good right to them.

    Author: Josh Billings

If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.

    Author: George Bernard Shaw

The family is changing, not disappearing. We have to broaden our understanding of it, look for the new metaphors.

    Author: Mary Catherine Bateson

Having a family is like having a bowling alley installed in your head.

    Author: Martin Mull

Happy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family.

    Author: Joachim du Bellay

I have yet to see a drama that puts forward women who are successful and have a family. Women are nearly always seen as victims.

    Author: Francesca Annis

Family love is messy, clinging, and of an annoying and repetitive pattern, like bad wallpaper.

    Author: P. J. O'Rourke

The question of the family now divides our society so deeply that the opposing sides cannot even agree on a definition of the institution they are arguing about.

    Author: Christopher Lasch

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