"Today's children are growing up in a new reality, one where they are
attuning more to machines and less to people than has ever been true
in human history."
Daniel Goleman, Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence
"I don't believe professional athletes should be role models.
I believe parents should be role models."
Charles Barkley Sports |
"Children learn how to behave and regulate their emotions by
watching their parents."
Marge Powers, Anger: What's Up With That?
"Before I got married, I had six theories about bringing up children.
Now I have six children - and no theories."
Funny Quotes |
"When you have brought up kids, there are memories you store
directly in your tear ducts."
"Children's children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the
pride of their children."
"Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are
always watching you."
"The challenge with learning to parent on the job is that your child is the
always the teacher."
"But, other than providing support to their children, supporting each other is important for parents because
they must make certain that their children learn the best from both of them."
Natalie L S West; Brad White, Fatherhood: A survival Guide for the first time dad
"When my children were newborns, my life was virtually consumed with caring
beautiful treasure - I was living for another. My waking, my sleeping, my
my energies, and my tasks were almost completely devoted to the life
of this new bundle of awesome life."
Sarah Bowling, How to Keep Your faith in an Upside Down World
"If your child sees you giving up on your goals after minimal effort is applied,
simply because it's just too hard,
you can't be bothered or you've changed your mind, then what sort
of example are you setting? If you want your child
to be a success, show them what's possible."
Katrina Kahler, Confident Kids: How Parents Can Raise Positive, Confident, Resilient and Focused Children
"Children born in poor families can 'inherit' learned helplessness
and stay poor just like their parents. Or their hunger
for success will drive them to improve their situation."
Martin Meadows, How to Think Bigger: Aim Higher, Get More Motivated, and Accomplish Big Things
"Each child is unique, and the same tools don't work with every one.
Furthermore, parenting ideas that had an impact last year may need
some tweaking, because your child continues to develop and change."
Scott Turansky, Joanne Miller RN, The Christian Parenting Handbook: 50 Heart-Based Strategies for All the Stages of Your Child's Life
Quotes about Change |
"Having worked with children and youth for over 10 years, I can tell you
firsthand that school is not what
it used to be, and neither is childhood."
A. C. Jones, The Mindful Parenting Handbook: How to Raise an Emotionally Healthy Child in a Stressed Out Culture
"The most important seed I can sow in this life is my children,
and the love and knowledge that I can bestow upon them and the
help I can give them."
Steven Seagal Love |
"It seems to me that since I've had children,
I've grown richer and deeper. They may have slowed down
my writing for a while, but when I did write,
I had more of a self to speak from."
Anne Tyler Mother |
"There will always be some curve balls in your life.
Teach your children to thrive in that
Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe Adversity |
"Your children are with you for such a short time.
opportunity to be happy so that you can savor the moments."
Judy Ford, Wonderful Ways to Love a Child Happy |
If you play with your children and with your spouse at the same time, this can be a wonderful time for all of you
to experience more family unity in a world that shows increasing divorce rates and families which are torn apart.
Christian Olsen, Marriage Tips Family |
If you are in a marriage with children, it is important for you to
have a great relationship with them.
Amanda Thompson, The Perfect Husband For Your Wife - You! Marriage |
One of the things that parents have taught their children is to say these simple words of gratitude – “Thank You" – when someone else has done them a good deed or has given them something whether material or a simple favor.
Rocco Cozza, Success Habits For The Morning
"Teach your children to accept their weaknesses along with their strengths."
Sal Severe, Ph.D., How to Behave So Your Children Will, Too! Failure |
A child's mind is capable of accommodating tons of information.
T-Ralph Olaniyi, The Education Our Parents Denied Us
Imagination or Knowledge |
As parents, you want to see your children succeed in school and
develop their full potentials to the best of their abilities.
Fhilcar Faunillan, Smart Parenting: A Complete Guide for Busy Parents