Parent Quotes

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

To those children of the officers who are eradicated, your parent was not the individual you thought they were. As you get older,you will see the evidence that your parent was a tyrant who loss their ethos and instead followed the path of moral corruptness

Christopher Jordan Dorner

At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict, or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child, or a parent.

Barbara Bush

Don't demand respect as a parent. Demand civility and insist on honesty. But respect is something you must earn -- with kids as well as with adults.

William Attwood

There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.

Henry Ward Beecher

Money was intended to be used in exchange, but not to increase at interest. And this term interest, which means the birth of money from money, is applied to the breeding of money because the offspring resembles the parent. Wherefore of all modes of getting wealth this is the most unnatural.


The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day.

O. A. Battista

The secret of dealing successfully with a child is not to be its parent.

Mel Lazarus

The trouble with learning to parent on the job is that your child is the teacher.

Robert Brault

The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past, he is a parent of the future.

Herbert Spencer

Starvation, not sin, is the parent of modern crime.

Oscar Wilde

Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.

Bette Davis

Wealth and poverty the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other of meanness and viciousness, and both of discontent.


Wealth and poverty: the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other of meanness and viciousness, and both of discontent.


Anxiety is the beginning of conscience, which is the parent of the soul but is not compatible with innocence.

Angela Carter

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