We never know the love of the parent for the child till we become parents.
The most important thing that parents can teach their children is how to get along without them.
My father didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.
Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
Your children need your presence more than your presents.
The best way to make children good is to make them happy.
Parenthood...It's about guiding the next generation, and forgiving the last.
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
A parent's love is whole, no matter how many times divided.
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.
Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.
I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.
In diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
Your children will become what you are; so be what you want them to be