Family

Quotes about family can make us laugh or cry, nod in agreement or shake our heads in understanding. Family quotes bring up memories of the past and hopes for your family's future. Make inspiring family quotes part of how you think about what your family means to you.

There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.

Jill Churchill

Motherhood is 50 million heartbreaking moments, and 100 million joyous ones.

Viola Davis

I feel the incredible sense of connection that comes when people share their lives with one another. To me, it’s God using us to spread his love.

Delilah, radio host and mother of 12, including 8 adopted childr

The only way I can describe it—at the end of How the Grinch Stole Christmas, you know how his heart grows like five times? Everything is full; it's just full all the time.

Actor Matt Damon on being a father to four girls

God gave us family so that when we have a hard time praying for ourselves, we have others who will pray for us.

James Potter

My hero is not a great actor, athlete, musician or politician, but rather a grandmother who read her Bible.

Jane Deeter

I think what’s important for kids to know is that your decisions here on earth matter, your behavior matters and how you treat other people matters.

Matt Damon

Having children—the responsibility of rearing good, kind, ethical, responsible human beings—is the biggest job anyone can embark on. You have to take a leap of faith and ask lots of people for their help and guidance.

Maria Shriver

The best part of life is when your family becomes your friends and your friends become your family.

Robin Roberts, host

My mother’s genius was to put her finger on the gifts she saw in each of us, and make every one of us believe that that gift was uniquely ours.

Barbara Corcoran

Whether it was making my bed or making a movie, my mother and father never hesitated to say how proud they were of me, and that means so very much to a child.

Reese Witherspoon

My mother never wanted me to focus on my physical self. She always said that beauty is what you do.

Halle Berry