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Quotes of Families

  1. But you know, it's not easy when your husband runs for president. I mean, it's not easy for me. I'm sure it's not easy for her. There's a lot of scrutiny on families that isn't always wanted. – Laura Bush
  2. After a lifetime of working, raising families and contributing to the success of this nation in countless other ways, senior citizens deserve to retire with dignity. – Charlie Gonzalez
  3. At their core, Americans all want the same basic things: a quality education for their children, a good job so they can provide for their families healthcare and affordable prescription drugs, security during retirement, a strongly equipped military and national security. – Ruben Hinojosa
  4. Families with babies and families without babies are sorry for each other. – Edgar Watson Howe
  5. Right now, every American is affected by high energy prices. Working families small businesses and consumers across the country are feeling the pinch with no end in sight. – Dan Lipinski
  6. More Americans own their home than ever before. Nearly 70 percent of American's are homeowners. So it is a good time for us to asses the positive impacts of homeownership on families communities and on the nation's economy. – Randy Neugebauer
  7. Families are nothing other than the idolatry of duty. – Ann Oakley
  8. To the families of special needs children all across this country I have a message for you: for years you have sought to make America a more welcoming place for your sons and daughters, and I pledge to you that if we're elected, you will have a friend, an advocate, in The White House. – Sarah Palin
  9. Democratic priorities remain clear: to provide a tax cut for working families to promote policies that produce jobs and economic growth, and to assist millions of our fellow Americans who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own. – Nancy Pelosi
  10. Life does not stand still for families and local communities when our brave men and women are deployed, but we can make their time apart more bearable by recognizing their sacrifice and fulfilling our commitments to them. – Mark Pryor
  11. Social Security is not just the foundation of America's retirement dignity and security, it ensures the economic stability and strength of our families and our state's economy. – Debbie Stabenow
  12. I know the families that I photograph extremely well, and I've known them for a very long time. – Jock Sturges
  13. Today's tax cuts provide yet another illustration of the Republicans' fiscally irresponsible economic policies that ignore the needs of America's middle class, students, and working families – Ellen Tauscher
  14. We are ever mindful the risks our troops face every day and the sacrifices made by the families and the communities that support them as those who have been removed from power seek to delay their inevitable defeat. – John Warner
  15. I am a great believer in found families and I'm not a great believer in blood. – Joss Whedon

Usage examples for Families

  1. The Duchess of Hohenberg, formerly the Countess Chotek, was a friend of my mother's, and for many years our families have been intimate." – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  2. It brings peace to two families – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  3. We always take a keen interest in the families of those who serve us. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  4. The two families that were invited came to breakfast. – The Bad Family and Other Stories by Mrs. Fenwick
  5. It's done every day by our best families – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  6. They say not a word about the whole families who are upon the pension list. – Political Pamphlets by George Saintsbury
  7. Why, Alice, hasn't it been all settled among families – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  8. Let them or help them signal to their families they'll say, and their parents will make us all rich." – Long Ago, Far Away by William Fitzgerald Jenkins AKA Murray Leinster
  9. Then the delighted soldiers would say to each other, " You see the Emperor knows us all; he knows our families he knows where we have served." – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  10. I have a horror of low families – May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey
  11. Perhaps, because in no other way had a sense of unhomelike loneliness pressed upon her, as at that time when families generally gathered together in pretty homes. – The Chautauqua Girls At Home by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
  12. For of course, if there is to be- as I suppose there is- a union between our families it would be utterly impossible that any cloud could rest on Dr. Ransford, even if he is only your guardian. – The Paradise Mystery by J. S. Fletcher
  13. " Well- no," he hesitated; " their families are old friends, though." – A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
  14. You may ask what is there to live for; you may say that the cause of Britain is lost, that your tribe is well nigh destroyed, that many of you have lost your wives and families as well. – Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion by G. A. Henty
  15. Nor was the youth's confession disagreeable to the good lady, her mother, who, at one glance, perceived all the advantages of such an union between the two families – The Adventures of Sir Launcelot Greaves by Tobias Smollett
  16. Most of them were married and had families – Tharon of Lost Valley by Vingie E. Roe
  17. Orders came to her for shoes from many families in the neighbourhood, and she could not get them finished fast enough. – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  18. The duty will then be to their families and to themselves. – Another Sheaf by John Galsworthy
  19. Had it landed at that castle the secret would have been handed down to some of the native families just as that of the golden valley and of other hidden treasures has been. – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty
  20. Families wished to live in private, far from the indifferent and from strangers.... – Roman Women Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries, Volume 2 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain