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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Daughters:

A daughter is a little girl who grows up to be a friend.
~ Author Unknown.

A daughter is a mother's gender partner, her closest ally in the family confederacy, an extension of her self.
~ Author Unknown.

Daughters are like flowers, they fill the world with beauty, and sometimes attract pests.
~ Author Unknown.

As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
~ Oscar Wilde.

Every mother hopes that her daughter will marry a better man than she did, and is convinced that her son will never find a wife as good as his father did.
~ Martin Andersen-Nexö.

A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.
~ Enid Bagnold.

A father... knows exactly what those boys at the mall have in their depraved little minds because he once owned such a depraved little mind himself. In fact, if he thinks enough about the plans that he used to have for young girls, the father not only will support his wife in keeping their daughter home but he might even run over to the mall and have a few of those boys arrested.
~ Bill Cosby.

A lively and lasting sense of filial duty is more effectually impressed on the mind of a son or daughter by reading King Lear, than by all the dry volumes of ethics, and divinity, that ever were written.
~ Thomas Jefferson.

And mothers are their daughters' role model, their biological and emotional road map, the arbiter of all their relationships.
~ Victoria Secunda.

And thou shalt in thy daughter see, This picture, once, resembled thee.
~ Ambrose Philips.

A father is available to help his daughter balance both her love and her anger toward her mother, to moderate the inevitable emotional extremes in the intense mother-daughter equation. With Daddy's steadying influence daughters can learn to be comfortable with healthy anger, rather than feeling that they must be eternal good girls who must at all costs conceal it.
~ Victoria Secunda.

Any astronomer can predict with absolute accuracy just where every star in the universe will be at 11.30 tonight. He can make no such prediction about his teenage daughter.
~ James T. Adams.

As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.
~ Solomon Ibn Gabirol.

Beauty's sister is vanity, and its daughter lust.
~ Author Unknown.

Certain is it that there is no kind of affection so purely angelic as of a father to a daughter. In love to our wives there is desire; to our sons, ambition; but to our daughters there is something which there are no words to express.
~ Joseph Addison.

Clever father, clever daughter; clever mother, clever son.
~ Russian Proverb.

A mother's treasure is her daughter.
~ Catherine Pulsifer.

A son is a son till he takes him a wife, a daughter is a daughter all of her life.
~ Irish Saying.

Ability is what will get you to the top if the boss has no daughter.
~ Author Unknown.

Daughter am I in my mother's house, but mistress in my own.
~ Rudyard Kipling.

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