Quotations About Parents Page 3
Related: Parenting, Family, Fathers, Mothers
If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
Integration of the Personality, 1939
Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids.
Grown don't mean nothing to a mother. A child is a child. They get bigger, older, but grown? What's that suppose to mean? In my heart it don't mean a thing.
It kills you to see them grow up. But I guess it would kill you quicker if they didn't.
Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.
Marion C. Garretty
A Little Spoonful of Chicken Soup for the Mother's Soul
Diogenes struck the father when the son swore.
"Anatomy of Melancholy," Democritus to the Reader, 1621
A man loves his sweetheart the most, his wife the best, but his mother the longest.
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
You have a lifetime to work, but children are only young once.