15 Quotes on Parenting, Education and Age

Tweegram 15 Quotes on Parenting, Education and Age

Sharing some great quotes that I found on the topics of Parenting, Education and Age.

Parenting

1. “Having children makes one no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.” – Michael Levine

2. “Where parents do too much for their children, the children will not do much for themselves.” – Elbert Hubbard

3. “Don’t be discouraged if your children reject your advice. Years later they will offer it to their own offspring.” – Unknown Source

4. “Stop trying to perfect your child, but keep trying to perfect your relationship with him.” – Dr. Henker

5. “The most important thing that parents can teach their children is how to get along without them.” – Frank A. Clark

Education

1. “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss

2. “The fact we must remember is that we are educating students for a world that will not be ours but will be theirs. Give them a chance to be heard.” – Dr. Carlos P. Romulo

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

4. “The ability to ask questions is the greatest resource to learning the truth.” – Anonymous

5. “Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow.” – Ronald E. Osborn

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Age

1. “Preparation for old age should begin not later than one’s teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement. ” – Arthur E. Morgan

2. “We do not stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.” – Unknown Source

3. “First you forget names, then you forget faces, then you forget to pull your zipper up, then you forget to pull your zipper down.” – Leo Rosenberg

4. “There was no respect for youth when I was young, and now that I am old, there is no respect for age – I missed it coming and going” – John B. Priestly

5. “It is not how old you are, but how you are old.” – Marie Dressler

See also:
10 Websites to Keep You Learning and Thinking
10 Quotes for Parents of Teenagers
12 Quotes about Moms for Mother’s Day

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  1. Having children makes one no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.” AMen to that. Or like “going to McDonald’s make you a Hamburger!”

  2. We do not stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing. Love that saying and so true..

  3. I love your collection of quotes on parenting and education. I especially like this one: “Don’t be discouraged if your children reject your advice. Years later they will offer it to their own offspring.” – Unknown Source

    Jenna
    http://www.snymed.blogspot.ca

  4. I love all of them, but “We do not stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.”…. resonates with me most at the moment. :)

  5. I enjoyed all of these and some are just so true. My aunt use to say that the reason why God gave parents teenagers so the parents would want them to leave. :)

  6. Printworthy!

    3. “First you forget names, then you forget faces, then you forget to pull your zipper up, then you forget to pull your zipper down.” – Leo Rosenberg

    LOL the latest Menopause Monday on EllenDolgen.com talks about forgetfulness – bit.ly/XaSVaU

  7. Ellen, that quote was by far the funniest!

  8. Middle-aged Diva (Carol) :

    The age quotes really resonated, thanks!

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