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
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids.
Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home.
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
The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant, and let the air out of the tires.
Never lend your car to anyone to whom you have given birth.
Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes.