Leo Tolstoy Quotes
2+ Best Leo Tolstoy Authors Quotes
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, and animals who are united by ties of love.
This one is more sentimental, but it rings true nonetheless. I have a lot of pets and I always think of them as my furry siblings. They may not be related to me by blood, but they're still my family. And they still love and support me, no matter what.
Tolstoy means that for a family to be happy, several key aspects must be given (such as good health of all family members, acceptable financial security, and mutual affection). If there is a deficiency in any one or more of these key aspects, the family will be unhappy.