"No fathers or mothers think their own children ugly."
"To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him."Miguel de Cervantes on Buddha
"A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone."Miguel de Cervantes on Billy Graham
"We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves."Miguel de Cervantes on Henry Ward Beecher
"I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection."Miguel de Cervantes on Sigmund Freud
"Even as kids reach adolescence, they need more than ever for us to watch over them. Adolescence is not about letting go. It's about hanging on during a very bumpy ride."Miguel de Cervantes on Ron Taffel
"When thou art at Rome, do as they do at Rome."
"Tell me thy company, and I'll tell thee what thou art."
"Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes."
"One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars and the world will be better for this."
"He who loses wealth loses much he who loses a friend loses more but he that loses his courage loses all."