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.
Your children will become what you are; so be what you
want them to be.
Most of us become parents long before we have stopped
Every cliche about kids is true; they grow up so quickly, you blink and they’re gone, and you have to spend the time with them now. But that’s a joy.
A baby is born with a need to be loved – and never outgrows it.
Frank A. Clark
The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all.
Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.
Charles R. Swindoll
In truth, I am a single mother. But I don’t feel alone at all in parenting my daughter. Krishna has a whole other side of her family who loves her, too. And so Krishna is parented by me, but also by her grandmother and aunts and cousins and uncles and friends.
A father has to be a provider, a teacher, a role model, but most importantly, a distant authority figure who can never be pleased. Otherwise, how will children ever understand the concept of God?
Stephen Colbert, I Am America