“It is easy to judge other people’s children, but unwise to do so”
-but a good idea to commend a good kid when you see one.
“Empty promises undermines a child’s trust”
-and rubs you of integrity in your own child’s eyes.
“Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least”
-know when to abandon the chores and give your child your undivided attention, chores can wait, growing up can’t.
“There is a tremendous need for husbands and wives to sit down together and carefully plan, or in a sense, mentally or spiritually create their own future”
-living each day as it comes without purpose or direction shortages the entire family.
“A parent of a young child must get used to never being alone – even in the loo!
“The early years pass so fast, never wish them away”
-it’s a demanding period but one to be thoroughly cherished.
“Calm words, calm children”
-even as adults, we detest when we are spoken to in a ‘tone’ much less yelled at. Kids have feelings too.
“It is not your job to edit your child’s dreams and aspirations”
“If we do not teach our children, society will, and they and we, will live with the results”