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The happiness of the domestic fireside is the first boon of Heaven; and it is well it is so, since it is that which is the lot of the mass of mankind.
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Thomas Jefferson Quotes

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The family - that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor, in our inmost hearts, ever quite wish to.
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Dodie Smith Quotes

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The family. We were a strange little band of characters trudging through life sharing diseases and toothpaste, coveting one another's desserts, hiding shampoo, borrowing money, locking each other out of our rooms, inflicting pain and kissing to heal it in the same instant, loving, laughing, defending, and trying to figure out the common thread that bound us all together.
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Erma Bombeck Quotes

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We all grow up with the weight of history on us. Our ancestors dwell in the attics of our brains as they do in the spiraling chains of knowledge hidden in every cell of our bodies.
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Shirley Abbott Quotes

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Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live all by itself in a box the way we do. With no relatives, no support, we've put it in an impossible situation.
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Margaret Mead Quotes

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I don't have to look up my family tree, because I know that I'm the sap.
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Fred Allen Quotes

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When our relatives are at home, we have to think of all their good points or it would be impossible to endure them.
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George Bernard Shaw Quotes

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The building of friendship, family, community and love is more complicated. We are so isolated in this country, no longer supported by tribes and villages.
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Holly Near Quotes

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