Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Parenting Quotes

My Top Ten Quotes About Parenting

1. Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing is like shoveling the sidewalk before it stops snowing. ~ Phyllis Diller

2. Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you. ~ Robert Fulghum

3. Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories. ~ John Wilmot

4. These hands are big enough to save the world, and small enough to rock a child to sleep. ~ Zelda Brown

5. There comes a time when a woman needs to stop thinking about her looks and focus her energies on raising her children. This time comes at the moment of conception. A child needs a role model, not a supermodel. ~ Astrid Alauda

6. The quickest way for a parent to get a child's attention is to sit down and look comfortable. ~ Lane Olinghouse

7. Give me the life of the boy whose mother is nurse, seamstress, washerwoman, cook, teacher, angel, and saint, all in one, and whose father is guide, exemplar, and friend. No servants to come between. These are the boys who are born to the best fortune. ~ Andrew Carnegie

8. Always end the name of your child with a vowel, so that when you yell, the name will carry. ~ Bill Cosby

9. Be sure that your children each day have: something or someone to love, something to do and something to think about. ~ Charlotte Mason

10. As a mother, my job is to take care of the possible and trust God with the impossible. ~ Ruth Bell Graham

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