Inspirational Family Quotes

Of All Our Earthly Relationships,
None Are More Important Than Family

 

 

 

“Family Quotes” can remind us of the importance of staying focused on one of the most important areas in our lives, “Family.”

In a world of hustle and bustle it can sometimes become easy to take for granted the bonds we have formed with those we love the most. We can sometimes forget the importance of showing them how much we care for, and appreciate them on a daily basis.

Our family quotes are hand picked to inspire, humor and remind us of the importance of those precious bonds.

 

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Inspirational Family Quotes

“Acting is just a way of making a living; the family is life.”
– Denzel Washington

“The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.”
-Confucius

The Family – “That dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor, in our inmost hearts, ever quite wish to.”
-Dodie Smith

 

“Bear in mind that the wonderful things you learn in your schools are the work of many generations. All this is put in your hands as your inheritance in order that you may receive it, honor it, add to it, and one day faithfully hand it on to your children.” – Albert Einstein

Family: “A social unit where the father is concerned with parking space, the children with outer space, and the mother with closet space.”
-Evan Esar

“Govern a family as you would cook a small fish – very gently.”
– Chinese Proverb

“Family life is too intimate to be preserved by the spirit of justice. It can be sustained by a spirit of love which goes beyond justice.”
-Reinhold Niebuhr

“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.”
-Desmond Tutu

“The family is the corner stone of our society. More than any other force it shapes the attitude, the hopes, the ambitions, and the values of the child. And when the family collapses it is the children that are usually damaged. When it happens on a massive scale the community itself is crippled. So, unless we work to strengthen the family, to create conditions under which most parents will stay together, all the rest — schools, playgrounds, and public assitance, and private concern — will never be enough.”-Lyndon Baines Johnson

“A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it.” – George Moore

“The great gift of family life is to be intimately acquainted with people you might never even introduce yourself to, had life not done it for you.”
-Kendall Hailey

“A happy family is but an earlier heaven.” -John Bowring

“Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.” -Charles R. Swindoll

 

“I can get up in the morning and look myself in the mirror and my family can look at me too and that’s all that matters.” – Lance Armstrong

“The important thing is the family. If you can keep the family together – and that’s the backbone of our whole business, catering to families – that’s what we hope to do.” – Walt Disney

“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

“My father was an amazing man. The older I got, the smarter he got.”
– Mark Twain

“In time of test, family is best.” -Burmese Proverb

“A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it.” – George Moore

“Don’t hold your parents up to contempt. After all, you are their son, and it is just possible that you may take after them.” -Evelyn Waugh

 

“The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.” -Richard Bach

 

“He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father’s wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father’s care.” -William Penn

“To put the world right in order, we must first put the nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must first put the family in order; to put the family in order, we must first cultivate our personal life; we must first set our hearts right.” – Confucius

“The lack of emotional security of our American young people is due, I believe, to their isolation from the larger family unit. No two people – no mere father and mother – as I have often said, are enough to provide emotional security for a child. He needs to feel himself one in a world of kinfolk, persons of variety in age and temperament, and yet allied to himself by an indissoluble bond which he cannot break if he could, for nature has welded him into it before he was born.” -Pearl S. Buck

“Nothing is so soothing to our self-esteem as to find our bad traits in our forebears. It seems to absolve us.” -Van Wyck Brooks

“When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses.” -Joyce Brothers

“There is great comfort and inspiration in the feeling of close human relationships and its bearing on our mutual fortunes – a powerful force, to overcome the “tough breaks” which are certain to come to most of us from time to time.” – Walt Disney

“Good family life is never an accident but always an achievement by those who share it.” – James H.S. Bossard

“Peace, like charity, begins at home.” -Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.” -Jim Rohn