Sons

Famous quotes containing the word sons:

    The sons of Judah have to choose that God may again choose them.... The divine principle of our race is action, choice, resolved memory.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)

    Our sons their fathers’ failing language see,
    And such as Chaucer is shall Dryden be.
    Alexander Pope (1688–1744)

    There is a striking dichotomy between the behavior of many women in their lives at work and in their lives as mothers. Many of the same women who are battling stereotypes on the job, who are up against unspoken assumptions about the roles of men and women, seem to accept—and in their acceptance seem to reinforce—these roles at home with both their sons and their daughters.
    Ellen Lewis (20th century)