Quote category: Parents

If there is anything we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.


Carl Jung Permalink to Carl Jung quote

Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.


John Locke Permalink to John Locke quote

Children begin by loving their parents;
after a time they judge them;
rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.


Oscar Wilde Permalink to Oscar Wilde quote