Parenting Quotes

Posted by Vebra on June 10, 2013

If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.
- Ignacio Estrada

A man who gives his children habits of industry, provides for them better than by giving them a fortune.
- Richard Whately

There is nothing to suggest that mothering cannot be shared by several people.
- H. R. Schaffer

Your children need your presence more than your presents.
- Jesse Louis Jackson

While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.
- Angela Schwindt

Too often we give our children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.
- Roger Lewin

The thing that impresses me the most about America is the way parents obey their children.
- King Edward VIII

My father didn't tell me how to live, he lived and let me watch him do it.
- Clarence Buddinton Kelland

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
- Brian Tracy

What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.
- Benjamin McLane Spock

If you've never been hated by your child, you've never been a parent.
- Bette Davis

Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore.
- Ogden Nash

Parents are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.
- Anthony Powell

How you lose or keep your hair depends on how wisely you choose your parents.
- Edward R. Nida

The only reason I always try to meet and know the parents better is because it helps me to forgive their children.
- Louis Johannot

A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right, not only to be right but also to be wrong.
- Thomas Szasz

We cannot always build the future for our youth but we can build our youth for the future.
- Franklin Delano Roosevelt

A boy becomes an adult three years before his parents think he does and about two years after he thinks he does.
- Lewis Blaine Hershey

Life begins as a quest of the child for the man and ends as a journey by the man to rediscover the child.
- Laurens Van der Post

It is easier to judge a person's mental capacity by his questions than by his answers.
- Le Duc de Levis

The purpose of parenting is to provide steady and wide-ranging opportunities for a child. The child does the rest.
- n/a

Oh, what a tangled web do parents weave, when they think that their children are nave.
- Ogden Nash

Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.
- Mary MacCracken

We all grew up in spite of our parents. I trust our children will do likewise.
- Sandy Farquhar

There is a woman at the begining of all great things.
- Alphonse Lamartine

Many men can make a fortune but very few can build a family.
- J. S. Bryan

The art of mothering is to teach the art of living to children.
- Elain Heffner

Genetics play a huge part in who we are. But we also have free will.
- Aidan Quinn

You know that children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers.
- John J. Plomp

Children are not things to be molded, but are people to be unfolded.
- Jesse Lair

To endure is the first thing that a child ought to learn and that which he will have the most need to know.
- Jean Jacques Rousseau

What a child doesn't receive, he can seldom later give.
- P. D. James

InspirationalQuotes.Asia Updated: June 10, 2013