„Nobody likes children, your mother assured you. That doesn't mean you don't have them.“

—  Junot Díaz, livro This Is How You Lose Her

Fonte: This Is How You Lose Her

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História

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„You don't pay back your parents. You can't. The debt you owe them gets collected by your children, who hand it down in turn.“

—  Lois McMaster Bujold, Vorkosigan Saga

Vorkosigan Saga, A Civil Campaign (1999)
Contexto: You don't pay back your parents. You can't. The debt you owe them gets collected by your children, who hand it down in turn. It's a sort of entailment. Or if you don't have children of the body, it's left as a debt to your common humanity. Or to your God, if you possess or are possessed by one.

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„You don't have favorites among your children but you do have allies.“

—  Zadie Smith, On Beauty

Unspecified edition, p. 167.
On Beauty (2005)
Variante: You don't have favorites among your children but you do have allies.

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„Children aren't coloring books. You don't get to fill them with your favorite colors.“

—  Khaled Hosseini, livro The Kite Runner

Rahim Khan, Ch. 3
Variante: Rahim Khan laughed. “Children aren’t coloring books. You don’t get to fill them with your favorite colors.
Fonte: The Kite Runner (2003)

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„You caused this. Mother is dead from having too many children.“

—  Margaret Sanger American birth control activist, educator and nurse 1879 - 1966

To her father at her mother's funeral.
Quoted in [2010-05-09, The Pill turns 50, Nidhi Bhushan, DNA, http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report_the-pill-turns-50_1380774]

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„Your own creations are your own children; you gave life to them, so you’ll always have, if not more passion to them, more connections to them.“

—  Brian K. Vaughan American screenwriter, comic book creator 1976

TALKING "Y" WITH BKV: THE BRIAN K. VAUGHN INTERVIEW conducted by Nolan Reese May 21, 2003

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„Parents: If you encounter teenagers who say they liked this movie, do not let them date your children.“

—  Roger Ebert American film critic, author, journalist, and TV presenter 1942 - 2013

Review http://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/resident-evil-apocalypse-2004 of Resident Evil: Apocalypse (10 September 2004)
Reviews, Half-star reviews

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„Señora Perez, I would like to thank you. I would like to sing to you, to sing a song of love; for I have watched you with my eyes wide open. I have watched you with learning eyes. You are a mother, and your arms are open wide for your children, for your people. Mrs. Perez, you are working hard.“

—  Margaret Trudeau ex-wife of the late Canadian prime minister Pierre Trudeau 1948

1976 song about Blanca Rodríguez (wife of Carlos Andrés Pérez) according to 4 Feb 1976 New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com/1976/02/04/archives/mrs-trudeau-replies-on-radio-to-critics-of-tour.html

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„If you bungle raising your children I don't think whatever else you do well matters very much.“

—  Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis public figure, First Lady to 35th U.S. President John F. Kennedy 1929 - 1994

Interview with NBC News Correspondent Sander Vanocur (1 October 1960) https://web.archive.org/web/20140127091759/http://www.jfklink.com/speeches/joint/joint011060_nbctv03.html

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„You ought not to cross your children unnecessarily, for it makes them ill-natured.“

—  Ann Lee English Shaker leader 1736 - 1784

The Communistic Societies of the United States (1875)

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