"I come from a great family. I've seen family life and I know how wonderful, how nurturing, and how wonderful it can be."
"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."Sidney Poitier 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."Sidney Poitier on Abdul Kalam
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."Sidney Poitier on David Ogden Stiers
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."Sidney Poitier on Charles Kuralt
"Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."Sidney Poitier on Margaret Mead
"I wouldn't change a single thing, because one change alters every moment that follows it."
"But my dad also was a remarkable man, a good person, a principled individual, a man of integrity."
"My father was the quintessential husband and dad."
"So I'm OK with myself, with history, my work, who I am and who I was."
"History passes the final judgment."