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My mother was a woman who was very frustrated. She had a great deal of ability, and all this energy went into me and my brother.
I don't believe in an afterlife but I still fully expect to see my brother again.
My sisters are stronger and my brother's bigger than me.
I want to write something so simple, so short and so silly... and I want it to be for my brother.
Steve Jobs is like a brother to me and he's one of the founders of Pixar, and when the first iPad came out, I got one right away.
When my brother called to inform me, on the morning of May 22, 2003, that our mother Caroline Oates had died suddenly of a stroke, it was a shock from which, in a way, I have yet to recover.
Joyce Carol Oates
I have a real passion for children. I always wanted to teach and only became an athlete because my parents told my brother Parenthesis and me that we should use any God-given talent we had.
My brother and I had a really privileged relationship with my parents... They treated us like adults.
Henry Louis Gates
I applaud President Obama for launching his 'My Brother's Keeper' initiative that is aimed to empower our youth to achieve success.
Charles B. Rangel
And bitter waxed the fray; Brother with brother spake no word When they met in the way.
I'm probably a bit of a cheeky grandson, like my brother as well. We both take the mickey a bit too much.
In 2002 Mom and I got a chance to act together in a play called 'Pitching to the Star,' with her brother, Robert Lipton. The three of us on the same stage - that was such a special experience for me.
Compassion comes from a choice and not the liberal definition of a choice - the choice to say I can do with a little less so my brother can have a little more.
It's great working with my sister, because we are very close as a family - my brother, my sister and myself. We have a great relationship.
Just because one brother is good and one brother is bad in the same family, we cannot say that the rest of the family is bad or good.
You know, my sister sings, my brother plays drums in my band. My whole family is a bunch of musicians.
I have, in my partner George Roberts, a person who is the most wonderful man in the world to me. He's like a brother to me. Creating with him, being side by side with him, in whatever we try to do, is a real pleasure to me.
I used to joke for years that I was a black man. I adopted the black culture, the black race. I married a black woman, and I had black kids. I always considered myself a 'brother.'
We did a two month tour with Taj Mahal that was really healing and cathartic and a good distraction after my brother passed away. Then I knew I wanted to take a year off, and it was really nice to have that chance to fall apart.
I had a brother who was bullying me to write something because we wanted to make our own movies. So it was out of necessity in the beginning. Over time, I began to see that I could create the roles I wanted to play rather than just waiting around.
It really was my brother who got me involved in swimming. I wanted to be just like him and do everything he was doing.
My guess is my brother would call his mom and his dad pretty regularly, a lot more than I probably did.
I lost my brother in a car wreck when I was 14 years old. When I decided I wanted to be a country singer, my dad always told me, 'Son, you should write a song about your brother.'
My father was a really sharp cartoonist and filmmaker. He used to tape-record the family surreptitiously, either while we were driving around or at dinner, and in 1963 he and I made up a story about a brother and a sister, Lisa and Matt, having an adventure out in the woods with animals.
I lost my brother when he was 30, and that was devastating for me. I don't know if I will ever get over it.
Giada De Laurentiis
John F. Kennedy
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