Quotations on Parenting
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Parents are key when it comes to keeping kids off drugs. Good parenting is the best anti-drug we have.
- Mel Carnahan
(Keywords: Parenting, Drugs, Key, Kids, Parents)
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 Casey
(Keywords: Equality, Parenting, Women, Abortion, Abuse, Independence, Poverty, Problems, Solution, Today)
Parenting, as an unpaid occupation outside the world of public power, entails lower status, less power, and less control of resources than paid work.
- Nancy Chodorow
(Keywords: Work, Parenting, Power, Control, Occupation, Public, World)
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids. Their behavior is always normal.
- Bill Cosby
(Keywords: Parenting, Behavior, Bizarre, Kids, Talking, Will)
My childhood should have taught me lessons for my own fatherhood, but it didn't because parenting can only be learned by people who have no children.
- Bill Cosby
(Keywords: Parenting, People, Childhood, Children)
I'm a parent, especially when you've had the intense parenting the way I had. It's all in the bank. It's all in the great experience bank. Those are your secrets. That's the stuff that makes your work rich, that's what you dip into.
- Hector Elizondo
(Keywords: Experience, Parenting, Work, Secrets)
Parenting is an impossible job at any age.
- Harrison Ford
(Keywords: Age, Parenting, Job)
We must return optimism to our parenting. To focus on the joys, not the hassles; the love, not the disappointments; the common sense, not the complexities.
- Fred G. Gosman
(Keywords: Love, Parenting, Optimism, Common sense, Disappointments, Focus)
The Golden Rule of Parenting is; do unto your children as you wish your parents had done unto you!
- Louise Hart
(Keywords: Parenting, Children, Parents)
I would like to do another piece of fiction dealing with a number of issues: Lesbian parenting, the 1960's, and interracial relationships in the Lesbian and Gay community.
- Audre Lorde
(Keywords: Parenting, Community, Fiction, Gay, Lesbian, Relationships)
Parenting is the most important job on the planet next to keeping Gary Busey off the nation's highways.
- Dennis Miller
(Keywords: Parenting, Job, Nation)
I grew up with no money. My kids will grow up with a lot of money and so it's really important to me, and it will always be a part of my parenting, to keep them conscientious and connected socially to other people.
- Ryan Phillippe
(Keywords: Money, Parenting, People, Kids, Will)
If there is any truth to my parenting the dreamwork movement, it comes from the power of the press.
- Henry Reed
(Keywords: Parenting, Power, Truth, Press)
What lingers from the parent's individual past, unresolved or incomplete, often becomes part of her or his irrational parenting.
- Virginia Satir
(Keywords: Parenting, Past)
Indeed - judicious, consistent parenting is a dream of mine. No judgements, learning space and listening carefully are my goals.
- Emma Thompson
(Keywords: Parenting, Dream, Goals, Learning, Listening, Space)
I'm hosting weekend retreats all over America. It is like a 24-hour slumber party for moms. We laugh, eat, play games, get massages, win prizes, talk about parenting and even cry a bit.
- Lisa Whelchel
(Keywords: Parenting, America, Games, Party, Play, Prizes, Talk, Weekend)