Top 10 Parenting Quotes

Anne Frank

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.

Benjamin Franklin
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Erich Fromm

The mother-child relationship is paradoxical and, in a sense, tragic. It requires the most intense love on the mother's side, yet this very love must help the child grow away from the mother, and to become fully independent.

Erich Fromm
Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.
David Frost

Love is staying up all night with a sick child - or a healthy adult.

Robert Fulghum
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
Stephen Leacock

The parent who could see his boy as he really is, would shake his head and say: 'Willie is no good; I'll sell him.

James Gandolfini
Both my mother and father were very supportive of any career move any of us wanted to make.
Khalil Gibran

The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.

Khalil Gibran
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. They came through you but not from you and though they are with you yet they belong not to you.