Parents Quotes

He is unworthy of life who gives no life to another.

There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.

Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes.

It’s a funny thing about being a parent. There aren’t any tech manuals, no quick read-outs to get you through the next set of variables. You’ve just got to wing it from day to day.

Parents wonder why the streams are bitter when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.

It seems like only yesterday he was five years old – clinging to me because he’d just scraped his knee and I was the only one in the world who could make it better. I remember sometimes getting up in the middle of the night and slipping into his room just to make sure he […]

Children who avoid the mistakes their parents made often make the mistakes their parents avoided.

Bad manners are the fault of the parent, not the child. Gul Dukat (Marc Alaimo)

One of the first things one notices in a backward country is that children are still obeying their parents.

About all some parents accomplish in life is to send a child to Harvard.