Italian families stick together through thick and thin. We Fight and love so intensely, but in the end we will always be family. It’s not uncommon for families to live together even after the children are married with families of their own. With family acting as such an integral part of every day life, no wonder there are so many wonderful Italian quotes about family. So what is your favorite family quote?
Things you heard when you where growing up and have been etched in your mind for life and you know will be passed down to your children. Come on and share..
Ok Here are a few:
Amor di madre, amore senza limiti…..A mother’s love has no limits.
Chi si volta, e chi si gira, sempre a casa va finire…..-
No matter where you go or turn, you will always end up at home.
Il sangue non e acqua.
Blood is not water. Or Blood is thicker than water. Or, family comes first no matter what.
Per un orecchio entra e per l’atro esce.
In one ear and out the other.
Giovane ozioso, vecchio bisognoso.
If you’re lazy when you’re young, you’ll be poor when you’re old.
Chi tova un amico trova un tesoro. : He who finds a friend, finds a treasure.
A tavola non si invecchia.
At the table with good friends and family you do not become old.
: Casa mia, casa mia
Home sweet home.
Dio benedici questa casa.
God bless this house
Ogni brutto figghio pe’la mamma pare nu giglio.
Every ugly child looks like a lily to his mother.