Parenting is not an easy task, but it is surely worth it. This is a collection of 20 great quotes about parenting that will make you a better parent. These are some of the best and are a worthy read for every parent and those hoping to be parents someday. Enjoy!
Some of the best quotes about parenting
“To be in your children’s memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.” —Barbara Johnson
“A baby is born with a need to be loved and never outgrows it.” — Frank A. Clark
“The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.” —Peggy O’Mara
“Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them.” — Lady Bird Johnson
“Whatever you would have your children become, strive to exhibit in your own lives and conversation.” —Lydia H. Sigourney”
“Affirming words from moms and dads are like light switches. Speak a word of affirmation at the right moment in a child’s life and it’s like lighting up a whole roomful of possibilities.” —Gary Smalley.
“My doctors told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother” — Wilma Rudolph – she went on to be the first American woman to win 3 gold medals in track and field events at Rome Olympics Games, 1960.
“Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.” —Dr. Benjamin Maclane Spock.
“No one is ever quite ready; everyone is always caught off guard. Parenthood chooses you. And you open your eyes, look at what you’ve got, say “Oh, my gosh,” and recognize that of all the balls there ever were, this is the one you should not drop. It’s not a question of choice.” —Marisa de los Santos
“At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child’s success is the positive involvement of parents.” — Jane D. Hull
“Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk.” — Carl Jung
“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” — Frederick Douglass
“Most things are good, and they are the strongest things; but there are evil things too, and you are not doing a child a favor by trying to shield him from reality. The important thing is to teach a child that good can always triumph over evil.” — Walt Disney
“Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.” —Robert Fulghum
“A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.” —Billy Graham
“The thing about parenting rules is there aren’t any. That’s what makes it so difficult.” —Ewan McGregor
“When a man dies, if he can pass enthusiasm along to his children, he has left them an estate of incalculable value.” —Thomas Edison
“If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money.” —Abigael Van Buren
“There is no such thing as a perfect parent so just be a real one.” — Sue Atkins
“The greatest happiness is family happiness.” —Joyce Brothers
I really hope you liked these quotes about parenting as much as I did. Parenting is a wonderful journey, especially when you walk it with others. You can also read about my parenting challenges and a hack here
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