For one, the fact that I know that none of them will ever make a scene in public. They know how to act in society. Yeah, I know it sounds dated, but it's important to trust your family in that regard. Otherwise you can't go to cool places.
Another is that I know they'll always be there for me no matter what. Whether its picking up the dead bird in the road because I'm afraid, or its pulling me out of traffic and saving my life, I know they'll watch over me.
And of course, the love and respect.
It is the simple things that make me proud. For instance, when family members offer to help clean up if they are visiting, or if they want to help to carry things for you. Those things make me so proud and happy to be in that kind of family that cares for each other. Also, if my family members get some kind of award of any kind, I am happy that they earned it fairly.
I'm so very proud of my brother, Texas Poet Laureate Steven Fromholz (who is also a singer/songwriter of long standing). Steven's never had any other career than that of an entertainer and when he had a massive stroke in 2003 his doctors said he was totally disabled and his career was over. For most people that would have been the end but within two years Steven had taught himself to walk, talk and play guitar again -- and even began writing new songs. I've been proud of Steven from childhood, and certainly proud of his career, but more than that -- I'm proud of him as a man of conviction, courage and character. Not only is he entertaining and writing again but devotes his time to charitable causes like closed head injury groups and shares his knowledge of poetry and music with school children. Sometimes it takes a tragedy to see the true merit of another human being.
Pride comes of family members when I see their hard work and the accomplishments they have made in life.
Most of all, I am proud of those who have taken Jesus as their Lord and Savior.
We are still bond together even though we have our own families. Seeing each and everyone has their own success in lives and families makes me feel proud.
Bottom line is that everyone is still living a healthy lifestyle.
I know what you mean edhan. That empty nest is filled with that awesome feeling of knowing that everybody is still living healthy lifestyle...for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.
Yes. Bonding is my best gift as families. Not forgetting the best of health which money can't buy.
My family members are my extension in this world and since I know love, respect and the LORD JESUS reflects in our faces, I am so proud of them. It's like the world sees me in them and them in me. Just a perfect reason we all have a family to call our own. Great question, loved it. Thank you.
Thank you for answering it Tonipet. I am happy to know this and it makes me also proud that your family is where they should be at the beginning as in Genesis 1:27
God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female
I'm proud of my dad for going back to school when he was in his 60s. He signed up for overseas military straight from high school and at that time he didn't feel like he was a great student. Now he has a college degree and was a teacher until he retired. Very cool, and he did something that was a personal challenge.
Their unconditional support is the most important feature. Only hard time will disclose the reality that their support and love is unconditional or not.
I am so proud of my mom and dad. They both have been such an inspiration to me throughout the years. We went through many hard times down the road of life, but they have always stuck it out when the road was rough and weary. They never have given up! Thank you for sharing such a great question!
To the followers of this question I am inviting you to take a look at the best answer selected in: http://lastheart.hubpages.com/hub/Hubbe … Pride?done
i am very pleased whit my family . we do not have much money but we are happy what we have got
by Alessio Ganci 6 years ago
Is it better to have more money and less family members, or less money but more "love" around you?Try figuring these two scenarios:- You have a lot of money and only one person in your family (or even zero people): you don't have economic problems.- You have little money and a large...
by Grace Marguerite Williams 11 years ago
Have you often felt that you had little or nothing in common with your family members? Maybe you believe that you were born in the wrong family. You and your family have wildly divergent and/or vastly different interests and tastes. Or perhaps, your family...
by Christina 3 years ago
Should we have stronger bonds with friends or family members?You often hear the expression blood is thicker than water but I wonder if our friendship bonds are stronger because we choose our relationships with friends.
by Michelle Dee 4 years ago
Is it okay to avoid family members that you just don't like?If you just can't seem to get along with parents or siblings, etc... and just can't get along and enjoy each other's company, is it okay to avoid them altogether? What if you disown them?
by Tonja Petrella 12 years ago
Why do family members have so many problems after the death of a loved one?Inheritances seem to cause huge problems, literally tearing families apart. How can a once loving family become so blinded?
by HannahRiley 4 years ago
What are you most proud of in your life?What is your "pride & joy," the thing that makes you wake up in the morning...your passion for life?
Copyright © 2024 The Arena Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers on this website. HubPages® is a registered trademark of The Arena Platform, Inc. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. The Arena Media Brands, LLC and respective content providers to this website may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website.
|HubPages Device ID
|This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
|This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
|HubPages Google Analytics
|HubPages Traffic Pixel
|This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
|Amazon Web Services
|Google Hosted Libraries
|Google Custom Search
|Google AdSense Host API
|Amazon Unified Ad Marketplace
|We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
|Conversion Tracking Pixels
|We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
|Author Google Analytics
|Amazon Tracking Pixel