"Children are the anchors of a mother's life."
"All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother."Sophocles on Abraham Lincoln
"I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life."Sophocles on Abraham Lincoln
"The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother."Sophocles on Theodore Hesburgh
"Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children."Sophocles on William Makepeace Thackeray
"A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them."Sophocles on Victor Hugo
"A man growing old becomes a child again."
"No lie ever reaches old age."
"You should not consider a man's age but his acts."
"Old age and the passage of time teach all things."
"Not even old age knows how to love death."