S: We love you more than you will ever know.
FC: “No influence is so powerful as that of the mother.”
1: "The family is the link to our past and the bridge to our future. "
2: "When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. "
3: "To the outside world, we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other's hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time."
4: "A mother is she who can take the place of all others, but whose place no one else can take."
5: "It is because we are different that each of us is special." | "Like branches on a tree we grow in different directions yet our roots remain as one. Each of our lives will always be a special part of the other."
6: "A mother is the truest friend we have."
7: "Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms."
8: "If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd be a shortage of fishing poles."
9: "Everyone ought to believe in something, I believe I will go fishing."
10: "It takes a long time to grow an old friend."
11: "A true friend is hard to find, hard to lose and impossible to forget."
12: "Families are like fudge- Mostly sweet with a few nuts!!"
15: "Find what brings you joy and go there..."
16: "Other things may change us, but we start and end with family."
18: "Before they can be men, they must be boys."