"My grandfather, along with Carnegie, was a pioneer in philanthropy, which my father then practiced on a very large scale."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."David Rockefeller on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."David Rockefeller on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."David Rockefeller on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."David Rockefeller on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."David Rockefeller on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I owe much to mother. She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally."
"I think of art as the highest level of creativity. To me, it is one of the greatest sources of enjoyment."
"The Japanese have a wonderful sense of design and a refinement in their art. They try to produce beautiful paintings with the minimum number of strokes."
"I am a passionate traveler, and from the time I was a child, travel formed me as much as my formal education."
"As children we recognized that we belonged to an unusual, even exceptional, family, but the effect was different on each of us."