Description Lovely painting of a simple tree in a green landscape with blue sky and white scripted calligraphy with assorted quotations about family over the top include:One's family is the most important thing in life. - Robert C. Byrd. Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family. - Anthony Brandt. Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. - Oliver Wendell Holmes. In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future. - Alex Haley. The family is one of nature's masterpieces. - Santayana. A happy family is but an earlier heaven. - Shaw.