Quotation Explorer - 'Sons'

No one would be foolish enough to choose war over peace--in peace sons bury their fathers, but in war fathers bury their sons.
But ironically the believers have done worse in exploring the earth than sons of men who are not even believers have done. - Sunday Adelaja
Prayer should not be a structured and complicated conversation. It should be a simply and spontaneous conversation between heavenly Father and His sons and daughters. - Euginia Herlihy
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself... You may house their bodies but not their souls, for their souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot visit, not even in your dreams. - Kahlil Gibran
After all, no one is stupid enough to prefer war to peace; in peace sons bury their fathers and in war fathers bury their sons. - Herodotus
I've had it with these cheap sons of bitches who claim they love poetry but never buy a book. - Kenneth Rexroth
If it were natural for father to care for their sons, they would not need so many laws commanding them to do so.
People wishes their friends to be in politics, but their sons in professions. - Amit Kalantri
God is in desperate search for those sons he could send to the world of sports to rule and manage it for him - Sunday Adelaja
My late husband and I started our sons off as readers at a very young age. Today, they are voracious readers. - Soraya Diase Coffelt
Take all men as your brothers; all women as your sisters; and all children as your sons and daughters. - Matshona Dhliwayo
James Altucher reminds me for Stephen King... when is about Stephen King his 2 sons, probably the one or no,no both they look like him. - Deyth Banger
I don't want revenge on the Taliban, I want education for sons and daughters of the Taliban. - Malala Yousafzai
I told my three sons stories about germs more than fifty years ago as fanciful bedtime tales. - Arthur Kornberg
If your kids are the generation Y there are only two things you parents are worried about..What your daughters are uploading on the internet and what your sons are downloading from the internet - Joshua Siranjofu
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God. - Bible
God is looking for sons to send to the world of business to manage it for him. - Sunday Adelaja
There are good fathers and bad fathers, good sons and bad sons, good husbands and bad ones, but great friends are all alike. We choose them and keep them. We aren’t bound to them by anything but love. - Sarah Manguso
Your children are not your children. They are sons and daughters of the Life's longing for itself. They come through you but not from you. You may give them your love but not your thoughts. For they have their own thoughts. - Kahlil Gibran
Fathers send their sons to college either because they went to college or because they didn't. - L. L. Henderson
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers. - Homer
We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so. - Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
Growing up, I loved the tale of Peter Rabbit and also books on Pippi Longstocking. Pippi was a girl who had so much fun and was very daring. My sons loved all the Dr. Seuss books - Soraya Diase Coffelt
I think people need to recognize that those of us who have been so much influenced by violence in the media- in particular pornographic violence- are not some kinds of inherent monsters. We are your sons, and we are your husbands. And we grew up in regular families. - James C. Dobson
Our sons shall not be taken from us to unlearn all that we have been able to teach them of charity, mercy and patience. - Julia Ward Howe
Now we are all sons of bitches.
Humor the sons of the poor, for they give science its splendor. - The Talmud
Forgive me, my sons. I've been defeated by this despicable idiot. This is as far as I go.I leave everything to you.You have my gratitude. Farewell, my sons. - Whitebeard
You have purged your way. You are ready to lead sons of men. - Compton Gage
Raising teenage sons and daughters is a long and tiresome journey. With God's help the final outcome will be worthwhile. - Ana Monnar
We can forgive you for killing our sons. But we will never forgive you for making us kill yours. - Golda Meir
Mothers may still want their sons to grow up to be President, but according to a famous Gallup poll of some years ago, some 73 percent do not want them to become politicians in the process. - John F. Kennedy
Parents often ask - how do I get my child interested in books and reading? One tried and true way that my late husband and I used was paying them to read. For each book that my sons read, we paid them $1. They soon developed a love for reading and forgot all about the money. Amazing but true! - Soraya Diase Coffelt
Happiness and the absurd are two sons of the same earth. They are inseparable. - Albert Camus
It was an earthquake, tearing at the sons of America, trying to swallow them up. Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful sons, that women had reared, had kissed and screamed at, and that fathers had stared intently in their cots, to see themselves in the wondrous mirrors of their babies. - Sebastian Barry
My daughter and two sons are the flowers in my heart and garden. - Ana Monnar
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