• A daughter is a mother's gender partner, her closest ally in the family confederacy, an extension of her self. And mothers are their daughters' role model, their biological and emotional road map, the arbiter of all their relationships.
    A daughter is a mother's gender partner, her closest ally in the family confederacy, an extension of her self. And mothers are their daughters' role model, their biological and emotional road map, the arbiter of all their relationships.
    ~ Victoria Secunda
  • Having two daughters changed my perspective on a lot of things, and I definitely have a newfound respect for women. And I think I finally became a good and real man when I had a daughter.
    Having two daughters changed my perspective on a lot of things, and I definitely have a newfound respect for women. And I think I finally became a good and real man when I had a daughter.
    ~ Mark Wahlberg
  • Daughters understand as they grow older, they become good friends.
    Daughters understand as they grow older, they become good friends.
    ~ Catherine Pulsifer
  • A mother's treasure is her daughter.
    A mother's treasure is her daughter.
    ~ Catherine Pulsifer
  • A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.
    A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.
    ~ Irish Saying
  • All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
    All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
    ~ Leo Tolstoy
  • If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
    ~ Walt Disney
  • It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.
    It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.
    ~ Ann Landers
  • Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.
    Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.
    ~ Jane Howard
  • After a girl is grown, her little brothers - now her protectors - seem like big brothers.
    After a girl is grown, her little brothers - now her protectors - seem like big brothers.
    ~ Terri Guillemets