„Hereupon Juno and Pallas leap sheer down from the sky upon the rocks; this one the daughter of Jove, that one his spouse constrains.“

—  Caio Valério Flaco, livro Argonautica

Original: (la) Hic Iuno praecepsque ex aethere Pallas
insiliunt pariter scopulos: hunc nata coercet,
hunc coniunx Iovis.
Fonte: Argonautica, Book IV, Lines 682–684

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„But Juno and the virgin daughter of supreme Jove were sharing heart to heart their inmost counsels and distracting cares.“

—  Gaius Valerius Flaccus, livro Argonautica

Original: (la) At Iuno et summi virgo Iovis intima secum
consilia et varias sociabant pectore curas.
Fonte: Argonautica, Book V, Lines 280–281

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„Daughter of Jove, relentless power,
Thou tamer of the human breast,
Whose iron scourge and tort'ring hour
The bad affright, afflict the best!“

—  Thomas Gray English poet, historian 1716 - 1771

Hymn to Adversity http://www.thomasgray.org/cgi-bin/display.cgi?text=otad, St. 1 (1742)

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„Prayers are Jove's daughters, of celestial race,
Lame are their feet, and wrinkled is their face;
With humble mien, and with dejected eyes,
Constant they follow where Injustice flies.“

—  Homér, Iliad

IX. 498–500 (tr. Alexander Pope).
Iliad (c. 750 BC)
Original: (el) Καὶ γάρ τε λιταί εἰσι Διὸς κοῦραι μεγάλοιο
χωλαί τε ῥυσαί τε παραβλῶπές τ' ὀφθαλμώ,
αἵ ῥά τε καὶ μετόπισθ' ἄτης ἀλέγουσι κιοῦσαι.

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„One danger of a man succeeding is that it teaches his wife and daughter not to worry about success.“

—  Warren Farrell author, spokesperson, expert witness, political candidate 1943

Fonte: Why Men Are the Way They Are (1988), p. 148.

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„There is only one way to make money at writing, and that is to marry a publisher's daughter.“

—  George Orwell, livro Down and Out in Paris and London

Fonte: Down and out in Paris and London (1933), Ch. 4; a record of a remark by Orwell's fellow tramp Boris

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„I will not listen to childcare lectures from a man who put his daughter in a box and shipped her to Maine.“

—  Jane Espenson American television writer and producer 1964

Lines written for Regina (the Evil Queen) to David Nolan (Prince Charming), in the "We Are Both" episode of Once Upon a Time (7 October 2012)

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„Now such an one for daughter Creon had
As maketh wise men fools and young men mad.“

—  William Morris author, designer, and craftsman 1834 - 1896

Life and Death of Jason, Book xvii, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„Every Sunday I’d take a 20-minute bus ride to his house in Beverley Hills for a one-hour lesson and be there for four hours […] They had four sons, they didn’t have a daughter and I kind of fitted in as the baby of the family.“

—  Nancy Cartwright American actress 1957

Quoted in And speaking of the Simpsons, 2004-08-12, Edinburgh Evening News, 2009-02-07 http://edinburghnews.scotsman.com/thesimpsons/And-speaking-of-the-Simpsons.2554090.jp,
Referring to her voice training lessons with Butler

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„We are all sons and daughters of the Most High, but the Anointed One was His first-born, who dwelt in the body of Jesus of Nazareth, and He walked among us and we beheld Him.“

—  Khalil Gibran, livro Jesus, The Son of Man

John The Beloved Disciple In His Old Age: On Jesus The Word
Jesus, The Son of Man (1928)
Contexto: We are all sons and daughters of the Most High, but the Anointed One was His first-born, who dwelt in the body of Jesus of Nazareth, and He walked among us and we beheld Him.
All this I say that you may understand not only in the mind but rather in the spirit. The mind weighs and measures but it is the spirit that reaches the heart of life and embraces the secret; and the seed of the spirit is deathless.
The wind may blow and then cease, and the sea shall swell and then weary, but the heart of life is a sphere quiet and serene, and the star that shines therein is fixed for evermore.

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“