When you become a parent, you finally appreciate and understand what your mother did.
The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.
Being a good dad is all about moments–moments to teach, moments to treasure. It's about the hard moments when we think we haven't gotten through to our kids, and the wonderful moments when we realize we have.
A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.
What is it about grandparents that is so lovely? I'd like to say that grandparents are God's gifts to children.
It's not what's under the tree that matters, it's who's around it.
We don't have to talk about faith and family at dinner—we just show it.
When I'm standing at the Pearly Gates, I want to say to God, 'Don't look at the records. Look at my family. I'm much prouder about that part.'
There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.