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"Having a family is like having a bowling alley installed in your head." - Martin Mull

"Having a family is like having a bowling alley installed in your brain." - Martin Mull

"No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished?" - Lee Iacocca

"Having family time to reflect on your day is the best." - Buddy Valastro

"Having departed from your house, turn not back; for the furies will be your attendants." - Pythagoras

"Family isn't blood. It's the people who love you. The people who have your back." - Cassandra Clare

"What is important is family, friends, giving back to your community and finding meaning in life." - Adrian Grenier

"I hate having long hair. It's like walking around with a dead koala on your back!" - Russell Crowe

"Remarrying a husband you've divorced is like having your appendix put back in." - Phyllis Diller

"I think it really holds you back having to think about your image." - Jane Badler

"The problem with being Irish... is having 'Riverdance' on your back. It's a burden at times." - Roddy Doyle

"The real test will be having a family; when I have a family you have to come home, you have to eat dinner with your kids." - Maggie Gyllenhaal

"But if you really want to get involved in making a difference, you can stay at home with your family and have a job and make a reasonable living without having to be on an airplane all of the time, then you ought to go back home and run for School Board." - Birch Bayh

"You ought to try surviving one of my family reunions. It's like having a bowling alley in your brain." - Edna Buchanan

"Medicine comes with hope: the hope of having a healthy child, the hope of being able to raise your family." - Annie Lennox

"Being a slave meant never having the stability of knowing your family would be together as many years as God designed it to be. It meant you could come back from picking cotton in a field to find that your children are gone, your husband's gone, your mother's gone. It meant knowing you are property that could be sold to the highest bidder, of value only to continue to support the plantation economy." - Colson Whitehead

"I've realised how important having family is." - Miyavi

"When I look back I can tell that after I started having a family, I certainly wanted to make games that could be played with all the family members." - Shigeru Miyamoto

"It's definitely important to have your mom and family there to back you up and cheering from the stands." - Gabby Douglas

"For me, success is being able to give back to your friends, your family, your community, those in need and the world entire." - Richie Sambora

"Having a child takes you back to all those parts of your own childhood that you had hidden away." - Carol Ann Duffy

"Having asked God for forgiveness, accept release, then truly forgive yourself and turn your back definitely on the matter." - Norman Vincent Peale

"When you do a job like this you have to like having cold sweat on your back." - John Pomfret

"Honestly, I love television. I love the idea of going to work every day and getting to know your crew and having a rapport with your directors and having a family of cast." - Britt Robertson

"Having control over your schedule is the only way that women who want to have a career and a family can make it work." - Mary Matalin

"Some hate broccoli, some hate bacon I hate having my picture taken. How can your family claim to love you And then demand a picture of you?" - Ogden Nash

"If you want to make order, put your own heart in order, and, having put one's heart in order, one can regulate the family order." - Allen Ginsberg

"My whole family is in orthotics and prosthetics, so I grew up having to check for scoliosis every week. 'Come over. Let me feel your spine.'" - Logan Lerman

"My whole family is in orthotics and prosthetics, so I grew up having to check for scoliosis every week. 'Come over. Let me feel your spine." - Logan Lerman

"It's very easy to keep putting off having a family if you enjoy your job, but you just have to get on with life." - Keeley Hawes

"The story [in 12 Years a Slave] serves as a metaphor for the fear of having your family taken away, and for being abused in such a horrific way. I lost it a lot of times watching that film, particularly when seeing the grace of the man when he finally makes it back home aged, changed, forever brutalized, and yet he apologizes to his family for his long absence. That was such a profoundly moving moment capturing the triumph of dignity over the disgraceful behavior of those involved in the slave trade." - Benedict Cumberbatch

"As an adult, you think of yourself as being someone else when you're away from your family, but when you come back to your family, you suddenly find yourself back in the exact same role that you always had in your family as a child and as a teenager." - John Wells

"Skiing not only for yourself and your family, but for your country, was surreal. The amount of support I got from back home in Indiana was insane." - Nick Goepper

"You can have terrible things happen in your family. A husband and wife can be having a knock-down, drag-out fight and the minute one of the kids gets hurt, the fight is over and it's about the family." - Sophia Bush

"My family were really hard-working, blue-collar people, and I didn't know the idea or concept of working and having fun. I thought you just worked and made money to support your family." - Debra Monk

"The two brothers who sought to get their only family back, to feel her warmth, one lost his last family member and the other could never feel warmth again. The one who wanted her baby back lost chance of having one again, And the one who had a vision to see his country change became blind." - Hiromu Arakawa

"I'm happiest at home hanging out with the kids... Having a family has been my saving grace because I don't work back to back on anything or I'd drive myself to an early grave with guilt and worry for my family, whom I'd never see." - Jude Law

"Drinking your milk and talking at the same time may result in your having to be patted on the back and dried for quite a long time afterwords." - A A Milne

"Having travelled and lived and worked in many different places, I was keen to come back and settle in Nottingham, partly because my family are here, but also because Nottingham is such a vibrant city." - Nicola Monaghan

"Having gandchildren you see the world through much broader perspectives. And you're more aware of your actions your thoughts and how it will affect your family. And the families around your family. You have to be a lot more careful. But you also relax a little bit. Because, you know, you've done your duty. I've reproduced and my reproductions have reproduced." - Terrence Howard

"It's just hassle of having friends and family an' that." - Karl Pilkington

"I've always dreamed of having a large family." - Lance Bass

"Nothing prepares a family for having multiple children at once." - Derek Fisher

"When I look back, I'm glad I grew up in a small town. There, it's just you, your family and whatever you make of it." - Champ Bailey

"When you're around your family, and you have that history and that shared language, you say things you'd be embarrassed to hear quoted back to you later." - Noah Baumbach

"It says on the back of the Nyquil box, 'May cause drowsiness.' It should say, 'Don't make any plans, OK? Kiss your family and friends good-bye.'" - Denis Leary

"I feel that if your soul was branded by the sixties, you never lost the brand. It's like going into a nightclub and having your hand stamped so that you don't have to come back but you can come back." - Marianne Williamson

"You have one family, Charley. For good or bad. You have one family. You ca' trade them in. You ca' lie to them. You ca' run two at once, substituting back and forth. "Sticking with your family is what makes it a family." - Mitch Albom

"You have one family, Charley. For good or bad. You have one family. You can't trade them in. You can't lie to them. You can't run two at once, substituting back and forth. "Sticking with your family is what makes it a family." - Mitch Albom

"Selfishness, narcissism, being uncomfortable in your own skin, not feeling connected to the world around you, feeling dislocated from family and youth, having a strange relationship with your childhood - all those things feel really true to me." - Jason Reitman

"One of the unseen benefits of having children is that they deliver you from your own selfishness. There's no going back." - Martin Amis

"I like it here in New York. I like the idea of having to keep eyes in the back of your head all the time." - John Cale

"The only good thing about having your back to the wall is that it makes it really easy to choose which way you're going to go." - Jim Butcher

"Fright never injures anyone. What injures the spirit is having someone always on your back, beating you, telling you what to do and what not to do" - Carlos Castaneda

"Having faith in God did not mean sitting back and doing nothing. It meant believing you would find success if you did your best honestly and energetically." - Ken Follett

"A worldly actor is a better actor. It sounds pretentious, but I think having these experiences can translate back into your work." - Nick Robinson

"I will never put anybody before my family because your family is your family." - Femi Kuti

"Before i was jumped in i remember Lucky telling us how being in a gang was like having a second family... a family who would be there when your own family wasn't. They would offer protection and security. It sounded perfect to a kid who'd lost his father." - Simone Elkeles

"For your own good, for the good of your family and your future, grow a backbone. When something is wrong, stand up and say it is wrong, and don't back down." - Dave Ramsey

"You can be cool and at the same time respect your woman, who will hopefully become your wife, who will hopefully become the mother of your kids. America needs to get back to family values." - Martin Lawrence

"Having a place to go - is a home. Having someone to love - is a family. Having both - is a blessing." - Donna Hedges

"Sticking with your family is what makes it a family." - Mitch Albom

"My family begins with me, your family ends with you." - Iphicrates

"I think for Thanksgiving particularly I've always, one of the fun things for me about doing a big dinner is having friends and family so we've always done that, and even through our other holidays like having a mix of friends and family, and if you don't have your family nearby, or it's tough for you, find a friend and go and eat with them." - Kate Walsh

"When you hold things back, when you don't commit completely to your ideas and trust completely in your own instincts, you are guaranteeing your own failure - even if you end up having commercial success." - Philipp Meyer

"A lot of things come with fame, whether it's losing friends or losing family. You still gotta stand up and be that guy even when you ain't having great things. Because you've gotta be the spokesperson for your people." - Young Jeezy

"Seeking support from friends and and family is like having people gathered around at your deathbed. It's nice, but when the ship sails, all they can do is stand on the dock waving goodbye." - Steven Pressfield

"Having a really good partner, whether it's a good friend, someone in your family or a spouse, is always the greatest thing to have when you have a new challenge that you're facing." - Anousheh Ansari

"Go on daddy-daughter dates and father-and-sons' outings with your children. As a family, go on campouts and picnics, to ball games and recitals, to school programs, and so forth. Having Dad there makes all the difference." - Ezra Taft Benson

"I think women are different, and I think having them in the room is crucial to a family comedy, ensemble comedy, television comedy, where half the eyeballs on your show are women." - Dan Harmon

"Having the person that you love by your side and starting a family with them is the best thing that can happen to you in this life. You can't ask for more." - Elsa Pataky

"Growing up, the most important thing, after taking care of your family and getting a decent job of work, was having a laugh. That was the point to life." - Ricky Gervais

"That's that Dungeon Family ethos: being able to reinvent yourself, stand out and stand alone. Having your own character and having your own image, no matter what they say about you. I want to show my versatility and how diverse I am, how I approach the track, my rhythm, my melodies. It's something different." - Nayvadius Cash

"We need to bring personal responsibility back to the family!" - John G. Miller

"Besides, the only thing you can control in life is your wardrobe. Cars break down when you least expect it. Boats eat money and gas. Your house, your mate, your friends, your family, even your career, are beyond your control. However, you're in total command of what you put on your back each morning." - Margo Kaufman

"Having your health is having everything in life." - Brock Lesnar

"Our family makes us who we are, defines us totally. When you go to a therapist or have analysis, whatever reason you go in for, they will always bring you back to your family. We're strong or weak according to what family we have. You might have left them long ago, might not even talk to them, but something lingers; we have no choice." - Sandrine Bonnaire

"The bottom line: if you want a happier family, create, refine and retell the story of your family's positive moments and your ability to bounce back from the difficult ones. That act alone may increase the odds that your family will thrive for many generations to come." - Bruce Feiler

"When you come from a big family, you see that, growing up, you're learning how to share. Your sisters have got your back; you're not alone in this - 'We all support you!' Your family provides that; it gives you a sense of safety, and it's a very grounding feeling." - Gisele Bundchen

"The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it." - Omar Khayyam

"I remember there was this one lady shaman who said that having children puts a hole in your soul. And the only way to get it back is for your children to die. And, you know, monks don't have families." - Larkin Grimm

"The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it." - Edward Fitzgerald

"I've been able to learn a lot through diet and exercise, but I've got to tell you, it's having true love in your life and somebody who has your back 24 hours a day that makes the difference." - Montel Williams

"I'll be your family now." ~ Tobis 'Four" - Veronica Roth

"It's quintessentially American to transform your family." - Howard Rheingold

"There's a lot of, unfortunately, a lot of divorced families. I come from a divorced family. And you have parents meet someone and they have kids and you're with that whole having to meet new people and be your family. That's always a hard thing to do." - Selena Gomez

"Family is a wonderful thing, but it doesn't mean you can't do other stuff in your life. In fact, having a family makes whatever other thing you have that much richer. If it was just me, I'd be home alone and think, 'Well, something good happened at work,' but it's nicer to share it with people you love." - Ben Affleck

"What's great about TV, and what I love about being on 'Parenthood,' is you have this family. I'm now going on four years of working with the same 100 people, and that helps you feel like your life has more roots. It's more conducive to having a family, and you're staying in town. So that part is amazing." - Dax Shepard

"I think I feel my best - I really feel the fountain of youth is inside, not out - when I'm just surrounded with love, when I'm with my family and we're all having a wonderful time together. There's nothing greater than your family surrounding you." - Jaclyn Smith

"Flea stared at us, "I can't decide what's worse. Losing family members or not having a family member to lose." - Maria V. Snyder

"It doesn't matter what kind of problems a family is having; it should always stay in the family." - Scott Weiland

"My family endured a big crisis after my father's business went bankrupt and we went from having a comfortable life to having virtually nothing. I saw from that moment how fragile and precarious life can be and you have to work very hard not just to survive but also to accomplish something in life and fulfill your dreams." - Shakira

"I didn't miss any games, but Coach Knight came out and spent three days with my family in Chicago when my dad passed away. I came back and played and it was good therapy for me. Having a basketball family and a coach who understood and actually became like a father figure for that time was comforting to me, and I'm sure that will be comforting to Coleman." - Mike Krzyzewski

"In high school, I had fun in my academic clubs, watching movies with my girlfriends, learning Latin, having long, protracted, unrequited crushes on older guys who didn't know me, and yes, hanging out with my family. I liked hanging out with my family! Later, when you're grown up, you realize you never get to hang out with your family. You pretty much have only eighteen years to spend with them full time, and that's it." - Mindy Kaling

"In high school, I had fun in my academic clubs, watching movies with my girlfriends, learning Latin, having long, protracted, unrequited crushes on older guys who did' know me, and yes, hanging out with my family. I liked hanging out with my family! Later, when you're grown up, you realize you never get to hang out with your family. You pretty much have only eighteen years to spend with them full time, and that's it." - Mindy Kaling

"There is no doubt that it is around the family and the home that all the greatest virtues, the most dominating virtues of human society, are created, strengthened and maintained. Having a family guarantees that you have a built in support system, and although that support system may not always be what you want it to be, when it comes down to the wire, your family will love you and stand behind you, no matter what." - Winston Churchill

"My family lives there, so I come back sometimes between shows for a couple days. I get back a couple times a year. When I was 30 to 34 I was weirded out when I came back - you know, how your past gets away from you. It's grown so much." - Matthew Sweet

"Having everything your way is highly overrated." - Joyce Meyer

"Having children really changes your priorities." - Cindy Crawford

"I'm jealous of your hooks," Kevin replied. "Having no hands is better than having two equally strong hands." Don't be ridiculous," one of the white-faced women replied. "Having a white face is worse than both of your situations." But you have a white face because you put makeup on," Colette said, as Sunny climbed back out of the trunk and knelt down in the snow. "You're putting powder on your face right now." - Daniel Handler

"Sitting in an automobile was where I first remember understanding how drama works ... Hidden in the back seat of a sedan, I quickly realized how deep the chasm or intense the claustrophobia could be inside your average family car." - Neil Labute

"All right people, listen up! If you've got a family back home waiting for you or if you just want to save your own skin, turn around and walk away. Also, women! I have no intention of fighting any women!" - Hiromu Arakawa

"It's all very well for such a person to whine and moan and criticize other family members, but they wo' let anyone else do it. That's when you get your back up and show loyalty." - Markus Zusak

"It's all very well for such a person to whine and moan and criticize other family members, but they won't let anyone else do it. That's when you get your back up and show loyalty." - Markus Zusak

"It's definitely important to have your mom and family there to back you up and cheering from the stands. You'd love them to come to every big dance and every big game, but sometimes that's not possible." - Gabby Douglas

"I am constantly hustling and finding new things. You try to manage so you don't look back and see huge gaps of time that you missed with your family." - James Marsden

"Losing a family member is extremely difficult for anyone to take. But the normal reaction is to want to get back to your work as soon as you can." - Charlie Adam

"I'm really a family girl. My mom's like, 'As soon as you're on your own, we're going to move back to Indiana.' Well, that might be when I'm 26." - Carly Schroeder

"I've made a dozen films in the English language. But then, for love, for my family and friends, I returned to Europe... I annoyingly - looking back - turned down films like 007, 'For Your Eyes Only,' written specially for me." - Ornella Muti

"Cut back your spending now." - Suze Orman

"We're so wrapped up with egotistical things, career, family, having enough money, meeting the mortgage, getting a new car, fixing the radiator when it breaks-we're involved in trillions of little acts just to keep going. So we don't get into the habit of standing back and looking at our lives and saying, Is this all? Is this all I want? Is something missing?" - Mitch Albom

"Between the postwar fifties - domesticity, people happy to be alive after the Second World War, wanting to build a home, make a family, make a nest. Women were pushed back into the home after having been active in the Second World War. It was a big Doris Day moment for women, which didn't suit all women." - Sally Potter

"Each time we go through a major life change (getting married or divorced, moving, having a family, switching careers, starting a new business, going back to school), we experience a breakdown of our organizational systems. It's inevitable-we are dealing with a new set of realities-and it takes time to process the information and to actually see what there is to organize." - Julie Morgenstern

"I'm not crazy about having lots of time to myself. Whenever I come back from filming away, I immediately want to go and see my friends and my family and re-establish my life. I can fill time when I'm alone, but I love being around other people." - Emilia Fox

"The family code in Egypt is one of the worst family codes in the Arab world. Polygamy. The husband is having absolute power over the family." - Nawal El Saadawi

"Rudy handed it back. "Speaking of which, I think we're both slightly in for it when we get home. You especially." "Why me?" "You know- your mama." "What about her?" Liesel was exercising the blatant right of every person who's ever belonged to a family. It's all very well for such a person to whine and moan and criticize other family members, but they won't let anyone else do it. That's when you get your back up and show loyalty." - Markus Zusak

"Family is the most important thing. Family starts with your wife and your kids." - Kyle Petty

"Right now, after having had back surgery, I am finally back to running again." - Frank Shorter

"Love your family, work super hard, live your passion." - Gary Vaynerchuk

"You have to make your own family, your own life." - Francesca Lia Block

"You have to defend your honor. And your family." - Suzanne Vega

"Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family." - Barbara Bush

"Cherish your human connections - your relationships with friends and family." - Barbara Bush

"Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family." - Joseph Brodsky

"The first thing you do is sit down with your wife and say something like this, Honey, I've made a terrible mistake. I've given you my role. I gave up leading this family. ... I'm not suggesting that you ask for your role back, I'm urging you to take it back ... Be sensitive. Listen. Treat the lady gently and lovingly. But lead!" - Tony Evans

"Having it all means having the same work and family choices that men do. It doesn't mean having everything that you want. No one has that." - Anne-Marie Slaughter

"Sometimes you're working in highly emotional scenes and you'll get lost in the moment. You're having fun with your friend at work. It's an opportunity to give to them as much as they've given back to you." - Milo Ventimiglia

"Having your back scratched is not the only reason to be married, but it is a good one, especially for those spots that are so hard to reach by yourself." - Maureen Johnson

"When you love someone, it doesn't really matter if they love you back or not. Having love in your heart for someone is its own reward. or punishment, depending on the circumstances." - Lisa Unger

"Literally falling on the ice and having to pick yourself up in front of thousands of people is not an easy thing to do. The thing that you learn is to pick yourself back up, to learn from your mistakes." - Michelle Kwan

"There's just no accounting for happiness, or the way it turns up like a prodigal who comes back to the dust at your feet having squandered a fortune far away." - Jane Kenyon

"Participating in a gun buy-back program because you think that criminals have too many guns is like having yourself castrated because you think your neighbors have too many kids." - Clint Eastwood

"One second you're having the time of your life in front of all these people, and then you come backstage to the exact opposite - there's only lukewarm carrots back there." - Babatunde Adebimpe

"The moving finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all your piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a line, Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it." - Edward Fitzgerald

"If you're having a very high-adrenaline, high-movement experience in virtual reality and then all of a sudden you're back in your office, that disconnect is pretty notable." - Palmer Luckey

"You've got your Justins who have all the back flipping dancers and stuff, and then you've got Lemar, and he totally moves you without having to do all of that, and he's gorgeous." - Jamelia

"I'm used to having a lot of criticism. It's normal. It's normal when you come from South America, when you have a country pushing very hard in your back." - Pastor Maldonado

"I think it's an extremely important factor to have your team together. It goes back to having distractions. When you all stay together for a period of time you're not training people or feeling out different personalities." - Larry Dixon

"I've found it easier to write, to coalesce my thoughts, since having children. It brings you back to what you experienced yourself as a child, and you empathize with what your parents went through." - Jill Hennessy

"Most of your life after puberty, you're either seeking to reproduce or living with the consequences of having done so. At 70, you start going back to being 11 again." - Morris Gleitzman

"Blues for me is having things not go your way - life, love, job, money, ... It is not about the oppression of my ancestors, who were trying to get back at the overseers. Blues is different for my generation." - Robert Cray

"I think just knowing you're married and having that in the back of your mind all the time - it sounds official, but it doesn't really feel any different. We don't do anything differently than we did before." - Blake Shelton

"When you're working and you're busy and you're successful, no matter what, something suffers, whether it's your relationship with your mother, your relationship with your whole family. Certain things suffer and take the back burner, not because they're on the back burner in your heart but because the world just moves so quickly. A lot of people, when they're chasing their dreams, they have to leave people they love." - Nicki Minaj

"And more so now, since having a family - I don't seek out any other acceptance." - Kelly Clarkson

"It looked like just the sort of family Americans dream of having: dumb and loving." - Walter Kirn

"Having life experiences outside of acting is something my family has always made sure happens." - Yara

"I've been having an affair, but I still believe in family values." - Paul Johnson

"Nothing purchased can come close to the renewed sense of gratitude for having family and friends." - Courtland Milloy

"The great thing about having a small family is that there are fewer people to disappoint." - Dov Davidoff

"My family and friends and teammates, just having their support has been unbelievable." - Ben Roethlisberger



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