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900 Inspirational Quotes From Parents To Children

1. “You’re always with me, like a handprint on my heart.” – Unknown


2. “When you look at your life, the greatest happiness is family happiness.”- Joyce Brothers


3. “Love is giving your kids your undivided attention and time.” – Kevin Heath


4. “It’s always too soon to quit.”– Norman Vincent Peale


5. “Our parents are the coolest parents ever. ”― Sharad Vivek Sagar


6. “The child supplies the power but the parents have to do the steering. ” – Benjamin Spock


7. “Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first. ” – Matthew Jacobson


8. “Just because something feels scary doesn’t mean you shouldn’t do it. Fear does not equal danger.”– Amy Morin


9. “Thank you for being the answer to the prayer I hadn’t realized I asked for.” – Marisa Donnelly


10. “Children do not need us to shape them. They need us to respond to who they are. ” — Naomi Aldort, author


11. “My father didn’t tell me how to live. He lived and let me watch him do it.” – Clarence Budington Kelland


12. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.”– Winston Churchill


13. “A father is a banker provided by nature.” – French Proverb


14. “A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend.” – Unknown


15. “There really are places in the heart you don’t even know exist until you love a child. ” — Anne Lamott


16. “Every home is a university and the parents are the teachers.” – Mahatma Gandhi


17. “No matter how far we come, our parents are always in us.” – Brad Meltzer


18. “In the happiest of our childhood memories, our parents were happy, too.”– Robert Brault


19. “My biggest parenting conundrum: Why is it so hard to put someone who is already sleepy to sleep?”


20. “A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided.” –Robert Brault


21. “In a world where you can be anything, be kind.”– Jennifer Dukes Lee


22. “I never thank you enough for listening to me.


23. ”Always kiss your children goodnight – even if they’re already asleep.”-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


24. “Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.”


25. “My parents loved us but I wasn’t always sure they liked us.” – Tahereh Mafi


26. “Daughters are far more precious than jewels.” – Unknown


27. “If your parents didn’t have any children, there’s a good chance that you won’t have any. ” – Clarence Day


28. “Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!” —Audrey Hepburn


29. “Love your parents. We are so busy growing up, we often forget they are also growing old.” –Unknown


30. “It’s not only children who grow, parents do too. ” — Joyce Maynard


31. “Motherhood has a very humanizing effect. Everything gets reduced to essentials.” -Meryl Streep


32. “Our parents prayer is the most beautiful poetry and expectations. ”– Aditia Rinaldi


33. “The thing about lying to your parents is, you have to do it to protect them


34. “It just occurred to me that the majority of my diet is made up of the foods that my kid didn’t finish. ”


35. “Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord God is an everlasting rock.”– Isaiah 26:4


36. “Could it be? Samantha Kingston? Home? On a Friday?” 


37. “It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question.” ~Eugene Ionesco


38. “They’re your parents. They’re meant to love you because. Never in spite. ” ― Patrick Ness


39. “If it is right, it happens — The main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away. ” 


40. “The soul is healed by being with children.” ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky


41. “If you don’t have confidence, you’ll always find a way not to win.”– Carl Lewis


42. “Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.”– Mother Teresa


43. “Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.”– Albert Einstein


44. “A mother and daughter’s love is never separated. ” – Viola Shipman


45. “There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one.” – Jill Churchill


46. “Angels are often disguised as daughters.” – Unknown


47. “Poverty is a very complicated issue, but feeding a child isn’t.”


48. “Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.” – Robert Fulghum


49. “The most important influence in my childhood was my father. ” – DeForest Kelley


50. “Those things you learn without joy you will forget easily.” ~ Finnish saying


51. 2017 Parents: Punishes a child by making them go outside with no WiFi


52. “Listen to other people, find out who they are and then figure out what you want to say. ” 


53. “My parents only had one argument in forty-five years. It lasted forty-three years.” – Calvin Trillin


54. “We never know the love of a parent until we become parents ourselves. ” – Henry Ward Beecher


55. “A daughter is a day brightener and a heart warmer.” – Unknown


56. “Perhaps it takes courage to raise children.” – John Steinbeck


57. “If you keep your eyes open enough, oh, the stuff you will learn. Oh, the most wonderful stuff.”– Dr. Seuss


58. “A daughter may outgrow your lap, but she will never outgrow your heart.” – Unknown


59. “The best teacher of children, in brief, is one who is essentially childlike.” ~ H. L. Mencken


60. “From a little girl so very small, how and when did you get so tall?” ― Karen Mortensen


61. “We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.”– Kenji Miyazawa


62. “Children are great imitators. So give them something great to imitate.” — Anonymous


63. “Children remind us to treasure the smallest of gifts, even in the most difficult of times.” ~ Allen Klein


64. “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” ~ William Butler Yeats


65. “I can do everything through Him who gives me strength.”– Philippians 4:13


66. “It’s difficult seeing parents for who they are rather than who we want them to be. ”― Amy Meyerson


67. “Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.” – Robert Browning


68. “Never doubt yourself, it will only hold you back.” – J.M. Barrie


69. “They’ve got great parents; I’m just trying to be the fun uncle.” – Sarah Silverman


70. “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my mother.” – Abraham Lincoln


71. “To understand your parents’ love you must raise children yourself. ” –Chinese Proverb


72. “It is not attention that the child is seeking, but love.” ~ Sigmund Freud


73. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.”– Abraham Lincoln


74. “It’s a sad moment, really, when parents first become a bit frightened of their children. ” – Ama Ata Aidoo


75. “I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.” ~ Lily Tomlin


76. “If you have never been hated by your child, you’ve never been a parent.” – Bette Davis


77. “Threatening people who do not believe as you do is not Christian behavior.”– Linda Wood


78. “A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. ” – Victor Hugo


79. “A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided.”- Robert Brault


80. “We never know the love of a parent until we become parents ourselves.” – Henry Ward Beecher


81. “In my life, you are the sun that never fades and the moon that never wanes. Shine on, my child. ” – Unknown


82. “You cannot let your parents anywhere near your real humiliations. ” ― Alice Munro


83. “Parental love is the only love that is truly selfless, unconditional and forgiving.” – Dr. TP Chia


84. “Next to God, thy parents.” – William Penn


85. “When one door of happiness closes, another opens.”– Helen Keller


86. “The more you help others the more good actually comes back to you and the fuller your heart. ” 


87. “People who say they sleep like a baby usually don’t have one.” – Leo J. Burke


88. “Daughters are like flowers that fill the world with beauty.” – Unknown


89. “It’s true that I’ve never had a burning desire to rebel against my parents.” – Taylor Swift


90. “I tell my kids, ‘I am thinking about you every other minute of my day.’” – Michelle Obama


91. “Just because you’re a parent doesn’t mean your needs aren’t important. ” — Hilary Duff


92. “The more one judges, the less one loves. ” – Honore de Balzac


93. “When I am afraid, I will trust in you.”– Psalm 56:3


94. “Never work against Mother Nature. ”


95. “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my mother. ” – Abraham Lincoln


96. “Children are a great comfort in your old age – and they help you reach it faster, too.” – Lionel Kauffman


97. “No matter how far we come, our parents are always in us. ”


98. “Thank God I had two parents who loved me enough to stay on my case. ” — Shaquille O’Neal


99. “I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.” – Sigmund Freud


100. “Fathering is not something perfect men do, but something that perfects the man. ” – Frank Pittman


101. “When life gives you rain jump in muddy puddles.”~ Unknwown


102. “Way to go!” 


103. “The time is always right to do what is right.”– Martin Luther King, Jr.


104. “I really love being human. But some days I really wish I could be fairy.” ~ Greta, age 4


105. “The thing about parenting rules is there aren’t any. That’s what makes it so difficult. ” —Ewan McGregor


106. “Nobody is hungrier than the kid who has been told it’s time for bed.”


107. “As a child, my family’s menu consisted of two choices: take it, or leave it.” – by Buddy Hackett


108.  “There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it. ” – unknown


109. “Love is the chain whereby to bind a child to its parents.” – Abraham Lincoln


110. “To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.” – Oscar Wilde


111. “Every day I become a little bit more like my mother… and I couldn’t be prouder.” ― Anonymous


112. “To be in your children’s memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.” – Barbara Johnson


113. Drink it cold


114. “You are always responsible for how you act, no matter how you feel.”– Robert Tew


115. “The problem with parents is that they’re adults. ”― Benjamin Alire Sáenz


116. “Parenting is a stage of life’s journey where the milestones come about every fifty feet.” – Robert Brault


117. “The relation between parents and children is essentially based on teaching.” – Gilbert Highet


118. “The greatest gift a parent can give a child is self-confidence.” –Stewart Stafford


119. “Motherhood is difficult and rewarding.” – Gloria Estefan


120. “All kids need is a little help, a little hope, and someone who believes in them”


121. “The thing about parenting rules is there aren’t any. That’s what makes it so difficult.” —Ewan McGregor


122. “Children make your life important. ” – Erma Bombeck


123. “Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a Mother.” – Unknown


124. “Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.” ~ Charles R. Swindoll


125. “My parents didn’t raise me to order something expensive when someone else is paying. ”― Nitya Prakash


126. “Don’t buy that little argument about quality time and quantity time. Quantity time IS quality time


127. “Rather than books and lectures, nature itself is children’s best teacher.” ~ Coffey


128. “No significant learning occurs without a significant relationship.” ~ James Comer


129. “What’s an acid flashback?” Izzy crows. 


130. “That’s what children are for—that their parents may not be bored.” ― Ivan Turgenev


131. “There is no such thing as a perfect parent, so just be a real one.” – Sue Atkins


132. “Live as if you were die tomorrow. Lear as if you were to live forever.” —Mahatma Gandhi


133. “In the end, Mothers are always right. No one else tells the truth. ” ― Randy Susan Meyers


134. “The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day.” –O. A. Battista


135. “Everybody wants to save the Earth; nobody wants to help Mom do the dishes.” – P.J. O’Rourke


136. “[Motherhood is] ‘heart-exploding, blissful hysteria.’” – Olivia Wilde


137. “Children learn to smile from their parents.” – Shinichi Suzuki


138. “Please pray for my brother so he will be an intelligent boy.”


139. “Parents are not interested in justice, they’re interested in peace and quiet. ” ― Bill Cosby


140. “It takes a long time to appreciate one’s parents.” – Kristin Scott Thomas


141. “Don’t overthink things, nothing will ever be perfect, so just keep moving and do your best


142. “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.”– Zig Ziglar


143. “I have great genes. Thank you to my mom and dad for that one. ” – Gloria Estefan


144. “There’s no free lunch. ” 


145. “Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder. ” —Rumi, poet


146. “Live the impossible. ” 


147. “Whatever else is unsure in this stinking dunghill of a world a mother’s love is not.” – James Joyce


148. “You see much more of your children once they leave home.” – Lucille Ball


149. “Never lend your car to anyone to whom you have given birth.” – Erma Bombeck


150. “There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent. ” – Mahatma Gandhi


151. “Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.”– Dr. Seuss


152. “To be in your children’s memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.” ~ AnonymousCLICK TO TWEET


153. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”– Eleanor Roosevelt


154. “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother. ” – Abraham Lincoln


155. “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my mother.”- Abraham Lincoln


156. “Nurturing never happens in a rush. ”  — Emma Scheib


157. “My father, he was like the rock, the guy you went to with every problem. ” – Gwyneth Paltrow


158. “Our children should be properly introduced to the world in which they live.” ~ Thomas Berry


159. “Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.”– Dr. Seuss


160. “Encourage your kids to look for


161. “Whatever you do, do everything for the glory of God.”– 1 Corinthians 10:31


162. “Creating a child takes no love or skill; being a parent requires lots of both. ” — Michael Josephson


163. “Fathers provide not only support but also encouragement.” – Catherine Pulsifer


164. 13. “It is one thing to show 


165. “Winners must have two things – definite goals and a burning desire to achieve them.”– Brad Burden


166. “I will always be your father, and I'II always do the best with the time I have with you. ”


167. “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?”– Dr. Seuss


168. “Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.”– Matt Biondi


169. “You never know how much your parents loved you until you have a child to love. ” – Jennifer Hudson


170. “Don’t wait for permission. You just do things, and hopefully people will follow. ” 


171. “You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have for instance.” – Franklin P. Adams


172. “The greatest legacy we can leave our children is happy memories. ” – Og Mandino


173. “You sow, you wait for good or bad weather, you harvest, but working is something you always need to do


174. “Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it. ” – Harold Hulbert


175. “Invest in things — even if you're not good at them. ”


176. “Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first.” –Matthew Jacobson


177. “Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. ” — Barbara Kingsolver


178. “To be in your children’s memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today. ” ― Barbara Johnson


179. “By the time a woman realizes her mother was right, she has a daughter who thinks she’s wrong.” – Unknown


180. “Next to God, thy parents. ” – William Penn


181. “Some of us can live without a society but not without a family. ”― Amit Kalantri


182. “Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face. ” – George Eliot


183. “Don’t wear white. ” 


184. “A mother understands what a child does not say.” -Jewish proverb


185.  “There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one. ” ― Jill Churchill, author


186. “A mother is a daughter’s best friend.” – Unknown


187. “A hero is someone who voluntarily walks into the unknown.” —Tom Hanks


188. “Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.” — Barbara Kingsolver


189. “Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they’re already asleep. ” — H. Jackson Brown, Jr


190. “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.”– Henry David Thoreau


191. “The easiest way to shop with kids is not to.”


192. “The relation between parents and children is essentially based on teaching. ” – Gilbert Highet


193. “Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!” – Lydia M. Child


194. “The love between a mother and daughter is FOREVER.” – Unknown


195. “The best kind of parent you can be is to lead by example.”- Drew Barrymore


196. “The birth of a child is a sacred phenomenon. ” ― Lailah Gifty Akita


197. “The most precious jewels you’ll ever have around your neck are the arms your children.” – Cardinal Mermillod


198. “Believe in yourself and run on your own track


199. “Did you have parents or just some people who thought they should own somebody?”


200. “Love is giving your kids your undivided attention and time.”- Kevin Heath


201. “The most important influence in my childhood was my father.” –DeForest Kelley


202. “You’re not ever so slick you can’t be greased. ” 


203. “We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.” ~ Stacia Tauscher


204. “The miracle of children is that we just don’t know how they will change or who they will become.” 


205. “Don’t use the sharpness of your tongue on the mother who taught you to speak.” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib


206. “The natural term of the affection of the human animal for its offspring is six years.” 


207. “Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth.” – Peter Ustinov


208. “Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their true image.”– Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe


209. “Attitude is everything. ” 


210. “Never stop moving. If you stop moving, they throw dirt on you. ”


211. “The best way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” —Walt Disney


212. “90% of parenting is about when you can lie down again. ” 


213. “If it hasn’t been in the hand and body, it can’t be in the brain.” ~ Bev Bos


214. “I came to parenting the way most of us do – knowing nothing and trying to learn everything.” – Mayim Bialik


215. “Remember, the goal is not to raise great kids; it’s to raise kids who become great adults. ” — Andy Andrews


216. “The child supplies the power, but the parents have to do the steering. ” – Benjamin Spock


217. “Always surround yourself with great people


218. “A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided. ” – Robert Brault


219. ‘Today’s going to be a great day. I can and I will. ’ 


220. “She wants you to be a god," I told him.


221. “Your image of the child is where teaching begins.” ~ Loris Malaguzzi


222. “I am a princess not because I have a prince, but because my mother is a queen.” – Unknown


223. “There is no trust more sacred than the one the world holds with children.” ~ Kofi Annan


224. “You will always be the miracle that makes my life complete.” – Unknown


225. “The best security blanket a child can have is parents who respect each other. ” — Janet Blaustone


226. “There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child. ” – Henry Ward Beecher


227. “Parents are teachers, guides, leaders, protectors and providers for their children. ” – Iyanla Vanzant


228. “If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?” – Milton Berle


229. “Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.” – Robert A. Heinlein


230. “It is the responsibility of parents to love and care for their children. ” ― Lailah Gifty Akita


231. “Sometimes real superheroes live in the hearts of small children fighting big battles”


232. “There is no such thing as a perfect parent. So just be a real one. “– Sue Atkins


233. “Whatever you do in this lifetime, strive to make your parents happy and proud”


234. “I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories.”


235. “Stop thinking about what could go wrong, and start being excited about what could go right.”


236. “I take my children everywhere, but they always find their way back home. ” – Robert Orben


237. “Don’t just tell your children about the world, show them.” ~Penny Whitehouse


238. “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body”– Joseph Addison


239. “Having kids made me clearer about who I was as a woman” – Reese Witherspoon


240. “With children, it is the joint moments of delight that build the social brain.” ~ Mariah Moser


241. “Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best.” ~ Bob Talbert


242. “There is no such thing as a perfect parent. So just be a real one.” – Sue Atkins


243. “Love is the chain whereby to bind a child to its parents.” –Abraham Lincoln


244. “A daughter is someone you laugh with, dream with, and love with all your heart.” – Unknown


245. “A daughter is one of the most beautiful gifts this world has to give.” – Laurel Atherton


246. “The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice. ” — Peggy O’Mara


247. “You will always be your child’s favorite toy.” – Vicki Lansky


248. “Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth.” – Peter Ustinov


249. “Nobody on earth can ever love you more than your parents.” – Anonymous


250. “In raising my children, I have lost my mind but found my soul. ” –Lisa T. Shepherd


251. Whatever anybody says or does, assume positive intent.”


252. “Every parent is an artist, but not every artist is apparent. ” ― Eric Micha’el Leventhal


253. “You sacrificed for us. You’re the real MVP.” – Kevin Durant


254. “The tougher the fight, the more important the mental attitude.”– Michael Landon


255. “I could never love where I could not respect. ” – Charlotte Elizabeth Aisse


256. “Children have real understanding only of that which they invent themselves.” ~ Jean Piaget


257. “There is no such thing as being the perfect parent. So just be a real one. ” — Sue Atkins


258. “Daddies don’t just love their children every now and then, it’s a love without end.” – George Strait


259. “Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first. ” – Matthew Jacobson


260. “I smile because I’m your daughter, I laugh because there’s nothing you can do about it.” – Unknown


261. “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”– Dr. Seuss


262. “Setting a good example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age. ” — William Feather


263. “Work hard. Everything comes from hard work


264. “My kid is turning out just like me. Well played, karma. Well played.”


265. “Kids can be more creative and smarter if parents didn’t want them to be first & best. ”


266. “To work hard at something you want to accomplish is the only way to be happy. ” 


267. “Love doesn’t make the world go ’round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. ” – Franklin P. Jones


268. “The fears and anxieties and obsessions wrapped up in being a parent. ” — Vera Farmiga


269. “In the happiest of our childhood memories, our parents were happy, too. ”– Robert Brault


270. “Your children need your presence more than your presents.” – Jesse Jackson


271. “As my mom always said, ‘You’d rather have smile lines than frown lines.’” – Cindy Crawford


272. “My love will find you wherever you are. ” Wherever You Are: My Love Will Find You – Nancy Tillman 


273. “I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I cannot accept not trying.”– Michael Jordan


274. “Once I said to my father, 'Why do you want me?'


275. “The kids who ask WHY are the ones who are going to change the world.”– Neal Thompson


276. “We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves. ”


277. “Children learn to smile from their parents. ” — Shinichi Suzuki


278. “Be the parent today that you want your kids to remember tomorrow.”


279. “Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.” —Lance Armstrong


280. “You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.”– Stephen King


281. “A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.” – Victor Hugo


282. “Break up tense situations by being playful. ” 


283. “If you have never been hated by your child you have never been a parent.” – Bette Davis


284. “Kids deserve the right to think that they can change the world.” ~ Lois Lowry


285.  “How do you spell ‘love’? – Piglet “You don’t spell it you feel it. ” – Pooh


286. “The people who are crazy enough to believe they can change the world are the ones who do.”– Steve Jobs


287. “Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it.”– Tori Amos


288. “Parental love is the only love that is truly selfless, unconditional and forgiving.” – T.P. Chia


289. “My heroes are and were my parents. I can’t see having anyone else as my heroes.” –Michael Jordan


290. “You’re just like a human napkin for kids, like, they just wipe their face on you and stuff. ” – Tina Fey


291. “Children learn to smile from their parents.”- Shinichi Suzuki


292. “No matter how far we come, our parents are always in us.”– Brad Meltzer


293. “A lot of what we do with children is well intentioned interference.” ~ Niki Buchan


294. “My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I’ve always been comforted by the power of prayer.” – Anna Lee


295. “The thing about parenting rules is there aren’t any. That’s what makes it so difficult.” – Ewan McGregor


296. “Children dance before they know there is anything that isn’t music.” ~ William Stafford


297. “Because of their size, parents may be difficult to discipline properly. ”— P. J. O’Rourke


298. “The phrase ‘working mother’ is redundant.” – Jane Sellman


299. “Always end the name of your child with a vowel, so that when you yell, the name will carry.” – by Bill Cosby


300. “Being a parent is the hardest job ever in life. ” — Nicole Ari Parker


301. “It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.” —Paulo Coelho


302. “Worry about courage…don’t worry about popular opinion. ” 


303. “Children are not a lifelong sentence but a lifelong reward. ” ― Jacqui Shepherd


304. “The only thing kids wear out faster than their shoes is their parents.”


305. “You know, Marty, the key to life is to do the decent thing. ” 


306. “When you realize your parents are human, that’s when you lose your innocence. ”― Lidia Longorio


307. “You cannot let your parents anywhere near your real humiliations.” – Alice Munro


308. “Believe me, my children have more stamina than a power station.” – Robbie Coltrane


309. “My parents only had one argument in forty-five years. It lasted forty-three years. ” ―  Calvin Trillin


310. “Always shine your shoes. ” 


311. “If you want a baby, have a new one. Don’t baby the old one.” – Jessamyn West


312. “The golden rule is treating people the way you would want to be treated. ” 


313. “Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first.” – Matthew Jacobson


314. “Work hard, be kind and amazing things will happen.”– Conan O’Brien


315. “Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play children learn how to learn. ” ~ O. Fred Donaldson


316. “My children are the reason I laugh, smile, and want to get up every morning. ” – Gena Lee Nolan


317. “Mother. One person who does the work of twenty. For free.” – Unknown


318. “Always keep a positive mindset, it will improve your outlook on the world.”– Roald Dahl


319. “Love is giving your kids your undivided attention and time. ” – Kevin Heath


320. “Success is a compilation of completed tasks. ” 


321. “The perfect time for kids to ask questions, need to go to the bathroom, request more food is bedtime.”


322. “The work of education is divided between the teacher and the environment.” ~ Maria Montessori


323. “I love you in the morning and in the afternoon. I love you in the evening and underneath the moon. ” 


324. “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.”– Ephesians 4:32


325. “That’s what children are for—that their parents may not be bored.” –Ivan Turgenev


326. “And though she be but little, she is fierce.” – William Shakespeare


327. “A lot of parents pack up their troubles and send them off to summer camp.” – Raymond Duncan


328. “Mother and daughter from the start, best friends forever from the heart.” – Unknown


329. “Parents are the greatest gifts for children to help them find their talents.”


330. “The older I get, the more I see the power of that young woman, my mother.” – Sharon Olds


331. Lockhart, PsyD, ABPP


332. “There is no school equal to a decent home and no teacher equal to a virtuous parent.” – Mahatma Gandhi


333. “Whatever it is you’re going after, go get it. You’re as good as they are. ” 


334. “The thing about parenting rules is there aren’t any. That’s what makes it so difficult.” – Ewan McGregor


335. “Hold fast to


336. “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.”– Malcolm X


337. “I think it’s possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.”– Elon Musk


338. “Parenting is a life time job and does not stop when a child grows up. ” – Jake Slope


339. “You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.”– A A Milne


340. “Be so good they can’t ignore you.”– Steve Martin


341. “Do your best for your parents. If you don’t, one day you will regret it. ”― Debasish Mridha


342. “First your parents, they give you your life, but then they try to give you their life. ” ― Chuck Palahniuk


343. “Parenthood: That state of being better chaperoned than you were before marriage.” – Marcelene Cox


344. “To understand your parents’ love you must raise children yourself. ” – Chinese Proverb


345. “Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you. ” – Robert Fulghum


346. “Do not…keep children to their studies by compulsion but by play.” ~ Plato


347. “I’ll love you forever / I’ll like you for always / As long as I’m living / My baby you’ll be. ”


348. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. ” – Lao Tzu


349. “[A] mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.” – Emily Dickinson


350. “Kindness and politeness are not overrated at all. They’re underused.”– Tommy Lee Jones


351. “Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence. ” – Plato


352. “The greatest gift a parent can give a child is self-confidence. ”― Stewart Stafford


353. “Each day I give thanks for you and appreciate all that you do.” – Catherine Pulsifer


354. “So much is asked of parents, and so little is given. ” ― Virginia Satir


355. “If you can’t take a joke, don’t have children.” – Anonymous


356. “Praise your children openly, reprehend them secretly.”- W Cecil


357. “One of the most important abilities in life is to be able to take the pain and persevere. ” 


358. “Old men can make war, but it is children who will make history.” — Ray Merritt, author


359. “People who say they sleep like babies usually don’t have them.”


360. “There really are places in the heart you don’t even know exist until you love a child.”-Anne Lamott


361. “Our parent’s prayer is the most beautiful poetry and expectations.” – Aditia Rinaldi


362. “Let the children be free; encourage them;


363. “The more you don’t want to be like your parents, the more you will resemble them.” 


364. “Parenting is not for everybody. It changes your life. Especially when they’re little.” – Tori Amos


365. “You are my sun, my moon, and all of my stars.” – E.E. Cummings


366. “Parental love is the only love that is truly selfless, unconditional, and forgiving.” – Dr. T.P.Chia


367. “A mother and a daughter always share a special bond, which is engraved on their hearts.” – Unknown


368. “I am the greatest. I said that before I knew I was.”– Muhammad Ali


369. “I take my children everywhere, but they always find their way back home.” – Robert Orben


370. “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.”– Vince Lombardi


371. “Fathering is not something perfect men do, but something that perfects the man.” – Frank Pittman


372. “Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.” – Roger Lewin


373. “Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first.” – Matthew Jacobson


374. “Always be nice to your mother. ” 


375. “Kids don’t remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.” ~ Jim Henson


376. “There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.”-Henry Ward Beecher


377.  Kids are blessings, they are our future and everyone has unconditional love for kids because of their 


378. “Children cannot bounce off the walls if we take away the walls.” ~ Erin Kenny


379. “You will always be your child’s favorite toy. ” — Vicki Lansky, author


380. “Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.”- Plato


381. “Having a child is like getting a tattoo … on your face. You better be committed. ” — Elizabeth Gilbert


382. “I am very sad that my chicken has sadly just died. We will be attending her funeral on Friday.”


383. “Good parents hardly parent. They let their kids learn, fail, and grow without interference.” – Trevor Carss


384. “If you see someone without a smile, give them one of yours.”– Dolly Parton


385. “There's nothing like your mother's sympathetic voice to make you want to burst into tears.” 


386. “Wherever you go in life, there you are” 


387. “My heroes are and were my parents, I can’t see having anyone else as my heroes.” – Michael Jordan


388. “I think everyone’s parents have secrets. You just have to know where to look for them. ”


389. “Business is a team sport, and every employee is important to the success of a company. ” 


390. “A 2-year-old is kind of like having a blender, but you don’t have a top for it.”- Jerry Seinfeld


391. “A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” ~ Henry Adams


392. “Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning.” ~ William Arthur Ward


393. “Appreciate your parents. You never know what sacrifices they went through for you.” – Anonymous


394. “Love is the chain whereby to bind a child to its parents. ” – Abraham Lincoln


395. “Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.” – Plato


396. “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever.”– Psalm 136:1


397. “Parenting is one of the best management training programs there is. ”— Irene Rosenfeld


398. “Have a little faith in your sons. This journey will be the making of them.” 


399. “Nature is a tool to get children to experience not just the wider world, but themselves.” ~ Stephen Moss


400. “A father’s words are like a thermostat that sets the temperature in the house.” – Paul Lewis


401. “My father didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it. ” –Clarence Budinton Kelland


402. “Children learn how to make good decisions by making decisions, not by following directions.” ~Alfie Kohn


403. “Parents, keep your children closer when they are young, because they will keep you closer when you're old” 


404. “A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” – Dorothy Canfield Fisher


405. “Don’t use the sharpness of your tongue on the mother who taught you to speak. ” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib


406. “Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.”– Dalai Lama


407. “Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are.”– Kurt Cobain


408. “Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.” – Oprah Winfrey


409. “We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves. ” – Henry Ward Beecher


410. “The giving of love is an education in itself. ” – Eleanor Roosevelt


411. “If you tell the truth you don’t have to remember anything.”– Mark Twain


412. “A perfect parent is a person with excellent child-rearing theories and no actual children. ” – Dave Barry


413. ‘”First your parents, they give you your life, but then they try to give you their life.” – Chuck Palahniuk


414. “If you’ve never been hated by your child, you’ve never been a parent. ” — Bette Davis


415. “Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” – Erich Fromm


416. “Parental love is the only love that is truly selfless, unconditional and forgiving. ” – Dr. T. P. Chia


417. “If you set your mind to it, you can do anything you choose. ” 


418. “The best way to make children good is to make them happy. ” — Oscar Wilde


419. “I got it from my mama.” – Will.I.Am.


420. “Dream big and dare to fail.” — Norman Vaughan


421. “Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do.”– H. Jackson Brown


422. “Don’t try to make children grow up to be like you, or they may do it. ”— Russell Baker


423. “Two of the greatest gifts we can give our children are roots and wings. ” – Hodding Carter


424. “Everybody has talent, it’s just a matter of moving around until you’ve discovered what it is.” —George Lucas


425. “My father didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.” –Clarence Budinton Kelland


426. “Keep asking bold questions and looking for their answers. ” 


427. ”- Plato. “Children learn to smile from their parents. ”- 


428. “If you’ve not been loved as a child, you don’t know how to love a child. ”― Jane Gardam


429. “There’s nothing called a perfect parent, so just be a real one.”- Sue Atkins


430. “My mum and dad had worked incredibly hard to afford me an education. ” ― Benedict Cumberbatch


431. “Having babies is fun, but babies grow up into people.” – M*A*S*H, Colonel Potter, The Price of Tomato Juice


432. “The secret of success is… to be fully awake to everything about you. ” 


433. “You will always be your child’s favorite toy. ” – Vicki Lansky


434. “Children learn more from what you are than what you teach them.”- WEB DuBois


435. “If your parents didn’t have any children, there’s a good chance that you won’t have any.” – Clarence Day


436. “If the whole world was blind, how many people would you impress?”– Boonaa Mohammed


437. “To give a child a mechanical toy is equivalent to playing for him” ~ Walter Wood


438. “The child is the beauty of God present in the world, that greatest gift to a family.” Mother Theresa


439. “One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than 50 preaching it.”– Knute Rockne


440. “Be silly, be honest, be kind.”– Ralph Waldo Emerson


441. “Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up.”– Jesse Jackson


442. “Learn from yesterday. Live for today. Hope for tomorrow.”– Albert Einstein


443. “With every word we utter, with every action we take, we know our kids are watching us. ” – Michelle Obama


444. “The greatest gift a parent can give a child is self-confidence. ”


445. “Never let the fear of striking out stop you from playing the game.”– Babe Ruth


446. “God does have a plan for fathers.” – Jay Payleitner, 52 Things Kids Need from a Dad


447. “Simply having children does not make mothers”. – John A. Shedd


448. “There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one.” – Jill Churchill


449. “I praise you God, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.”– Psalm 139:14


450. “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.”– Mahatma Gandhi


451. “Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.” – Harold Hulbert


452. “Being a parent is very important to me. ” — Diana Ross


453. “Love is the chain whereby to bind a child to its parents.”- Abraham Lincoln


454. “Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe


455. “It’s very hard for our parents who see us enter a world that they can’t imagine.” – Alice Walker


456. “Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child and one teacher can change the world.”– Malala Yousafzai


457. “The secret of dealing successfully with a child is not to be its parent.” – Mell Lazarus


458. “To be properly contented, son, a man needs three things: a job, a sport, and a hobby. ” 


459. “That’s what children are for—that their parents may not be bored.” – Ivan Turgenev


460. “What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.” ~ Mother Teresa


461.  Mother talking and encouraging daughter. We all sometimes benefit from a dose 


462. “Politeness is a sign of dignity, not subservience.”– Theodore Roosevelt


463. “A baby fills a place in your heart that you never knew was empty.” – Anonymous


464. “Everyone puts their pants on one leg at a time, just like you do. ” 


465. “You see much more of your children once they leave home. ” – Lucille Ball


466. “Our parents are always an important part of our inner life. ”― Eraldo Banovac


467. “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and falling over.”– Richard Branson


468. “The world talks to the mind. Parents speak more intimately — they talk to the heart.” – Hain Ginott


469. “Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth. ” – Peter Ustinov


470. “Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.”– John Wooden


471. ‘We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.”


472. “The dearest things I know are what you are.” – Oscar Hammerstein II


473. “I love your happy side, your sad side, your silly side, your mad side,


474. “Son, if you don’t have respect, you have nothing. ” 


475. “Let your boys test their wings. They may not be eagles, but that doesn't mean they shouldn't soar free.” 


476. “A fool with a plan can outsmart a genius with no plan any day. ”


477. “What good mothers and fathers feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.” – Benjamin Spock


478. “Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they’re already asleep.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr.


479. “My heroes are and were my parents. I can’t see having anyone else as my heroes.” – Michael Jordan


480. “Kids don’t do what their parents say-they do what they see their parents do. ”― Harlan Coben


481. “Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” – Winnie the Pooh


482. “It is not flesh and blood, but the heart which makes us fathers and sons.” – Johann Friedrich Von Schiller


483. “Parents. They didn’t leave you when you were young. So don’t leave them when they are old.” – Anonymous


484. “Always love your mother because you will never get another.” – Unknown


485. “A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary. ” – Dorothy Canfield Fisher


486. “Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved. ” – Erich Fromm


487. “Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.”– Laird Hamilton


488. “Biology does not make a man a father–nor a woman a mother. We are what we do. ”― Andrew Vachss


489. “Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved.” – Thomas S. Monson


490. “The most important influence in my childhood was my father.” – DeForest Kelley


491. “Some of the most wonderful people are the ones who don’t fit into boxes.”


492. “Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them. ” ― P. J. O’Rourke


493. “There are no illegitimate children – only illegitimate parents.” – Leon R. Yankwich


494. “That’s all kids want to know—that you love them. ”― Kim Harrison


495. “Let the child be the scriptwriter, the director and the actor in his own play.” ~ Magda Gerber


496. “We are the people our parents warned us about.” – Jimmy Buffett


497. “It always seems impossible until it’s done.”– Nelson Mandela


498. “My parents didn’t raise me to order something expensive when someone else is paying.” – Nitya Prakash


499. 10. Henry Ward Beecher.


500. “If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.”


501.  “Love is sweet…and love is GRAND!


502. “A person’s a person, no matter how small.”– Dr. Seuss


503. “To understand your parents’ love you must raise children yourself.” –Chinese Proverb


504. “No one in this world can love a girl more than her mother.” – Unknown


505. “Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children. ” – Charles R. Swindoll


506. “Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you. ” – Robert Fulghum


507. “Being a father, being a friend, those are the things that make me feel successful.” – William Hurt


508. “Wear whatever you want to wear. ” 


509. “Our parents are Our Gods. ”― Avijeet Das


510. “We are Shadowhunters. We do not wait to be saved by others. We save ourselves.” 


511. “You have to love your children unselfishly. That is hard. But it is the only way.” -Barbara Bush


512. “When my father didn’t have my hand, he had my back.” – Linda Poindexter


513. “The real magic wand is the child’s own mind.” ~ Jose Ortega y Gasset


514. “Be nice. You don't change anything by being mean. Usually you don't get anywhere. ”


515. · "The quality of a father can be seen in the goals, 


516. “I hope I am remembered by my children as a good father.” – Orson Scott Card


517. “So much is asked of parents, and so little is given.” ― Virginia Satir


518. “Being a parent is the greatest trust that has been given to human beings. ” – David O. McKay


519. “In my life, you are the sun that never fades and the moon that never wanes.” – Unknown


520. “I might run out of space in my brain, but I never run out of space in my heart. ”—Allison Slater Tate


521. “I figure that if the children are alive when I get home, I’ve done my job.” – Roseanne Barr


522. “My mom taught me a woman’s mind should be the most beautiful part of her.” – Sonya Teclai


523. “A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided.” – Robert Brault


524. “A mother is not a person to lean on but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” – Dorothy C. Fisher


525. “If we are wonderful parents and family members, then there’s really nothing else to prove.” – Ron Baratono


526. “Think big, act with humility and give it everything you have. ” 


527. “I have never dreamt of having a better daughter than you. You made my life complete.” – Unknown


528. “Honor your parents and your sons will honor you.” – Anonymous


529. “Play is the shortest route between children and their creative calling.” ~ Vince GowmonCLICK TO TWEET


530. “You’re off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way!”– Dr. Seuss


531. “Nobody on earth can ever love you more than your parents. ” —Biswonath Das


532. “The Mud will wash off but the memories will last a lifetime” ~Author unknown


533. Forget you made coffee


534. “It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get up.”– Vince Lombardi


535. “You never fail until you stop trying.” —Albert Einstein


536. “I mean you got to thank your parents for giving you the right genes. ” ― Eric Heiden


537. “Have fun is my message. Be silly. You’re allowed to be silly. There’s nothing wrong with it.” – Jimmy Fallon


538. “Play with the ball, sleep with the ball, dream with the ball. ” 


539. “Parents rarely let go of their children, so children let go of them. 


540. “Parents. Honestly. Sometimes they really do think the world revolves around them.” ― Randa Abdel-Fattah


541. “Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home. ”— Phyllis Diller


542. “If you’ve never been hated by your child, you’ve never been a parent.” – Bette Davis


543. “Teach children to be kind to everything that lives.” ~Unknown


544. “You can always, always give something, even if it is only kindness!”– Anne Frank


545. “No matter how old you get, you’ll always be my baby girl.” – Unknown


546. “The child supplies the power, but the parents have to do the steering.” – Benjamin Spock


547. “Being a parent, I’m acutely aware of how hard it is to get good childcare. ” — Maya Harris


548. “Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.”-Charles R. Swindoll


549. “Parents aren’t the people you come from. They’re the people you want to be, when you grow up.” –Jodi Picoult


550. “Being a parent is like folding a fitted sheet; no one really knows how. ” – unknown


551. “Having children just puts the whole world into perspective. Everything else just disappears.” – Kate Winslet


552. “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” —Mark Twain


553.  “I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. ” – Martin Luther King, Jr


554. “Both my parents are therapists, which means that I am really goddamned well adjusted. ”― John Green


555. “A daughter needs a dad to be the standard against which she will judge all men.” – Gregory E. Lang


556. “A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided.” – Robert Brault


557. “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” —Confucius


558. “To go in search of what once was is to postpone the difficulty of living with what is.” —Barry Lopez


559. “Sometimes just look at your parents as normal human beings not as your parents. ”― Aashu Kandoi


560. “Of course, parents are the most important people in a child’s life. ” – Hillary Clinton


561. “They’re your parents. They’re meant to love you because. Never in spite.” ― Patrick Ness


562. “Raising kids is part joy and part guerilla warfare.” – Ed Asner


563. “You are the woman who came into my life unexpectedly, whose presence kissed my soul.” – Marisa Donnelly


564. “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my mother.” –Abraham Lincoln


565. “Our parent’s prayer is the most beautiful poetry and expectations.”– Aditia Rinaldi


566. “It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.”– Epictetus


567. “Learn to sell what you love. ” 


568. “Respect the child. Be not too much his parent. Trespass not on his solitude. ” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


569. “As they get older, our daughters become more and more like us too.” – Amy Newmark


570. “There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.” –Henry Ward Beecher


571. “A mother understands what a child does not say. ” – Jewish Proverb


572. “Mom – a title just above the queen.” – Unknown


573. “Parents are defined by their mistakes. ”― Fredrik Backman


574. “Parenthood is the scariest hood you will ever go through. ” – unknown


575. “If you attach to the negative behavior of others it brings you down to their level.”– Guru Singh


576. “Lately all my friends are worried they’re turning into their fathers. I’m worried I’m not.” – Dan Zevin


577. “You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus.”– 2 Timothy 2:1


578. “As you enter positions of trust and power, dream a little before you think.” —Toni Morrison


579. “Parenthood is a lot easier to get into than out of.” – Bruce Lansky


580. “Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children. ” — Mignon McLaughlin


581. “You must first teach a child he is loved. Only then is he ready to learn everything else. ” -Amanda Morgan


582. “The circumstances surrounding your birth is not as important as the opportunity to live life.” 


583. “Parents are the most precious gift given by God. We should take care of it. ” ― Ciril Cyriac


584. “Whatever the parents are doing, the kids will follow suit. ” – Bob Harper


585. Most things in the world can be bought or sold, but not a reputation. 


586. “The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.”– B.B. King


587. “The greatest gift a parent can give a child is self-confidence.” – Stewart Stafford


588. “Children learn to smile from their parents. ”– Shinichi Suzuki


589. “If your parents bring you no shame, be very grateful. If you’re proud of them, celebrate. ”― Dennis Prager


590. “My heroes are and were my parents. I can’t see having anyone else as my heroes. ” – Michael Jordan 


591. “There is no such thing as a perfect parent. So just be a real one.” –Sue Atkins


592. “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” —Thomas Edison


593. “The supreme happiness of life consists in the conviction that one is loved. ” – Victor Hugo


594. “I don’t love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful.”– Natalie Portman


595. “What’s in this dish?” 


596. “Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk. ” — Carl Jung


597. “Parenthood…It’s about guiding the next generation, and forgiving the last. ” ― Peter Krause


598. “Parenthood…It’s about guiding the next generation, and forgiving the last.” ― Peter Krause