Daughter quotes page 2
Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out
of your daughter's mouth.
A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her
If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.
Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where you backbone ought to be.
Rocks nor sand, nor wind or rain, can keep me separated from a daughters love."
A daughter is a mother's gender partner, her closest ally in the family confederacy, an
extension of her self. And mothers are their daughters' role model, their biological and
emotional road map, the arbiter of all their relationships.
A mother's treasure is her daughter.
Daughters can sometimes be too serious, teach them to laugh and not take life too seriously.
Our daughters are the most precious of our treasures, the dearest possessions of our homes
and the objects of our most watchful love.
Margaret E. Sangster
Any astronomer can predict with absolute accuracy just where every star in the universe will
be at 11.30 tonight. He can make no such prediction about his teenage daughter.
James T. Adams