"I have often noticed that ancestors never boast of the descendants who boast of ancestors. I would rather start a family than finish one. Blood will tell, but often it tells too much."
"I'll never stop dreaming that one day we can be a real family, together, all of us laughing and talking, loving and understanding, not looking at the past but only to the future."Don Marquis on LaToya Jackson
"If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher."Don Marquis on Abdul Kalam
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."Don Marquis on David Ogden Stiers
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."Don Marquis on Charles Kuralt
"Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."Don Marquis on Margaret Mead
"Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough."
"Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking that in a week or two he will feel as good as ever."
"Of middle age the best that can be said is that a middle-aged person has likely learned how to have a little fun in spite of his troubles."
"Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday."
"Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates."