Look for the good, not the evil, in the conduct of members of the family.
One of life's greatest mysteries is how the boy who wasn't good enough to marry your daughter can be the father of the smartest grandchild in the world.
Like father, like son
A hundred men can make an encampment, but it requires a woman to make a home
A father is a banker provided by nature.
A tree is known by its fruit
The mother knows best whether the child be like the father
Treat your family like friends and your friends like family.
It is a poor family that hath neither a whore nor a thief in it