Parenting Quotes

Benjamin Spock #Best #Parenting

Photo of Benjamin Spock What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.
Phyllis Diller #Home #Parenting

Photo of Phyllis Diller Most children threaten at times to run away from home. This is the only thing that keeps some parents going.
Andrew Shue #Home #Parenting

Photo of Andrew Shue There are 80 million moms in the United States. Forty million stay at home with their children.
Alan Thicke #Family #Fitness #Parenting

Photo of Alan Thicke Family involvement is a valuable thing and playing together actively can be the '90s version of it. Instead of just watching, you can do it together... something we don't spend enough time on. We can motivate and excite each other about fitness.
Kamisese Mara #Education #Family #Knowledge #Parenting #Work

The family teaches us about the importance of knowledge, education, hard work and effort. It teaches us about enjoying ourselves, having fun, keeping fit and healthy.
Robert Casey #Equality #Parenting

Abortion is defended today as a means of ensuring the equality and independence of women, and as a solution to the problems of single parenting, child abuse, and the feminization of poverty.
Robert Cormier #Family #Home #Parenting #Relationship

Family life was wonderful. The streets were bleak. The playgrounds were bleak. But home was always warm. My mother and father had a great relationship. I always felt 'safe' there.
Phil McGraw #Home #Parenting

Photo of Phil McGraw The Internet is just bringing all kinds of information into the home. There's just a lot of distraction, a lot of competition for the parent's voice to resonate in the children's ears.
Patricia Heaton #Family #Parenting #Work

Photo of Patricia Heaton It's hard enough to work and raise a family when your kids are all healthy and relatively normal, but when you add on some kind of disability or disease, it can just be such a burden.
Debra Winger #Age #Hope #Parenting

Photo of Debra Winger I hope to find the roles that are age appropriate but not yearning to be younger, or parenting ad nauseam.
Henry Ward Beecher #Love #Parenting

Photo of Henry Ward Beecher We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
Abigail Van Buren #Dad #Mom #Parenting #Sad

It is a sad commentary of our times when our young must seek advice and counsel from 'Dear Abby' instead of going to Mom and Dad.
Milton Sapirstein #Education #Home #Parenting

Education, like neurosis, begins at home.
Erma Bombeck #Car #Parenting

Never lend your car to anyone to whom you have given birth.
John H. Johnson #Education #Faith #Parenting

My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education.
Lynn Johnston #Dad #Mom #Morning #Parenting

Photo of Lynn Johnston Mom and Dad would stay in bed on Sunday morning, but the kids would have to go to church.
Arlie Russell Hochschild #Marriage #Parenting

In response to our fast-food culture, a 'slow food' movement appeared. Out of hurried parenthood, a move toward slow parenting could be growing. With vital government supports for state-of-the-art public child care and paid parental leave, maybe we would be ready to try slow love and marriage.
Harry Connick, Jr. #Dad #Parenting

I think a dad has to make his daughter feel that he's genuinely interested in what she's going through.
Ben Stein #Experience #Funny #Good #Parenting

Screaming at children over their grades, especially to the point of the child's tears, is child abuse, pure and simple. It's not funny and it's not good parenting. It is a crushing, scarring, disastrous experience for the child. It isn't the least bit funny.
Roseanne Barr #Home #Parenting

Photo of Roseanne Barr I figure that if the children are alive when I get home, I've done my job.
Cindy Crawford #Change #Parenting

Photo of Cindy Crawford It's a huge change for your body. You don't even want to look in the mirror after you've had a baby, because your stomach is just hanging there like a Shar-Pei.
Harrison Ford #Age #Parenting

Photo of Harrison Ford Parenting is an impossible job at any age.
Anthony Edwards #Home #Parenting

Photo of Anthony Edwards There's really no point in having children if you're not going to be home enough to father them.
John Boehner #Best #Dad #Mom #Parenting

Studies show that children best flourish when one mom and one dad are there to raise them.
Bob Filner #Best #Diet #Home #Parenting

Photo of Bob Filner Childhood obesity is best tackled at home through improved parental involvement, increased physical exercise, better diet and restraint from eating.