My mother never made me do anything for my brothers, like serve them. I think that’s an important lesson, especially for the Latino culture, because the women are expected to be the ones that serve and cook and whatever. Not in our family. Everybody was equal.
To me, family is everything. I want children to realize how important their families are and what a support system a family is.
Parents who struggle to get a witness of the Savior into the heart of a child will be helped as they seek for a way to bring the words and the spirit of the Book of Mormon into the home and all the lives in their family.
When liberals finally grasped the strength of popular feeling about the family, they cried to appropriate the rhetoric and symbolism of family values for their own purposes.
The older I get, the more important my view of the family is.
The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.
The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one, particularly if he plays golf.
I’m the youngest of 12 children. And although I was the youngest, I tried to organize things in my family. When there were disputes, I tried to mediate.
This was nostalgia in the literal Greek sense: the pain of not being able to return to one’s home and family.
We are fashioned not by our genes, but by our environment – by the family and socio-historic conditions in which we evolve.