There’s a reason why people who’ve had bad relationships with their parents listen to angry stuff.
More quotes by Chris Martin
I think it’s part of being English, particularly if you are middle-class – you’re always looking to be reminded that you are no good and you are always actually embarrassed about being successful.
I get more people approaching me about how good I was in ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ than being in Coldplay.
More quotes about Family
Those who have never had a father can at any rate never know the sweets of losing one. To most men the death of his father is a new lease of life.
The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, dreams and aspirations he sets not only for himself, but for his family.
Your children can be around you all day, but if you don’t spend quality time with them and you don’t pay attention to them and talk to them and listen to them, it doesn’t matter that they’re just around you.
The family is very important. They make me feel good always because if I won, when I started to be famous, the relationship never changed with my friends and family.
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness.
Always remember your kid’s name. Always remember where you put your kid. Don’t let your kid drive until their feet can reach the pedals. Use the right size diapers … for yourself. And, when in doubt, make funny faces.
My dad died, I think, at 87. So I’ll be lucky if I make 87. But in a lot of cases, the younger people live longer than their parents. And they know more. My dad used to tell me he ate the hog from his rooter to his tooter. So do I when I’m not trying to lose weight.
It’s her first grandchild, so she’s really, really, really excited. I guess my mom is a little more stressed out than me.
A few years after my first son was born, he wanted to know how we chose his name, so I began reading him the story of Noah’s Ark.
There was a lot of charm in just living in a big family compound of a house. My two uncles, who were into jazz, lived in the basement, and one of them, Uncle Peter, taught me my first songs on the ukulele.