"It is not in the DNA of siblings to share anything with each other, except, in a pinch, their bone marrow."
"There is a strong chance that siblings who turn out well were hassled by the same parents."
"In childhood, we press our nose to the pane, looking out. In memories of childhood, we press our nose to the pane, looking in."
"It seems never to occur to us to seek happiness among those who wish it for us."
"If you have a dad, you have a hope, and if you have a mom, you have a prayer."
-- Robert Brault