Being A Good Parent Quotes

Being A Good Parent Quotes by Benjamin Spock, Jill Churchill, Greg Mortenson, Madonna Ciccone, Walt Disney, Frederick Douglass and many others.

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What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.
Benjamin Spock
There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one.
Jill Churchill
When you take the time to actually listen, with humility, to what people have to say, it’s amazing what you can learn. Especially if the people who are doing the talking also happen to be children.
Greg Mortenson
Obviously, I feel a great sense of responsibility being a good parent and raising my children. I don’t take that job very lightly. Who they are, what they become and what they contribute to the world is very important to me.
Madonna Ciccone
The important thing is to teach a child that good can always triumph over evil…
Walt Disney
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
Frederick Douglass
Being a good psychoanalyst has the same disadvantage as being a good parent: The children desert one as they grow up.
Morton Hunt
There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
Henry Ward Beecher
Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.
Charles R. Swindoll
I take the academic education as seriously as the physical education. That’s why I tell parents that the schools can’t do it all themselves. The parents can’t come home from work and turn on the TV. That’s not being a good parent.
Arnold Schwarzenegger
99.9% of being a good parent is just being present with your child. On the flipside of that, 100% of being happy is just being present.
Mark Webber
We found … that being a good parent to one’s own child was never and in no way enough; until we were all responsible for all the children of the world, no child would ever be safe, no society could survive.
Eda LeShan
Being a good parent will necessarily break our hearts as we watch a child grow and eventually choose their own way, even through many of the same heartbreaks we have traversed.
David Whyte
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.
Anne Frank
The best way to make children good is to make them happy.
Oscar Wilde
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
James A. Baldwin