Top 65 Parents Quotes And Sayings You Must Read Now

1. “We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.” ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt

2. “A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided.” ~ Robert Brault

3. “Parents are living gods. They do everything to make their children happy and expect nothing in return.” ~ Saravana Kumar Murugan

4. “No matter how far we come, our parents are always in us.” ~ Brad Meltzer

5. “Parents aren’t the people you come from. They’re the people you want to be, when you grow up.” ~ Jodi Picoult

6. “They’re your parents. They’re meant to love you because. Never in spite.” ~ Patrick Ness

7. “As your kids grow they may forget what you said, but won’t forget how you made them feel.” ~ Kevin Heath

8. “Love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves its own mark to have been loved so deeply .. will give us some protection forever.” ~ J.K. Rowling

9. “Parents had some kind of sin radar, Claire thought. They always called when you were in the middle of something you just knew they’d consider wrong. Or at least risky.” ~ Rachel Caine

10. “Parents. Honestly. Sometimes they really do think the world revolves around them.” ~ Randa Abdel-Fattah

11. “Parental love is the only love that is truly selfless, unconditional and forgiving.” ~ T.P. Chia

12. Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth.” ~ Peter Ustinov

13. A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.” ~ Billy Graham

14. “Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.” ~ Plato

15. “Love your parents and treat them with loving care. For you will only know their value when you see their empty chair.” ~ Anonymous

16. “Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” ~ Erich Fromm

17. “Have you ever noticed how parents can go from the most wonderful people in the world to totally embarrassing in three seconds?” ― Rick Riordan

18. “Your kids require you most of all to love them for who they are, not to spend your whole time trying to correct them.” ~ Bill Ayers

19. “You cannot let your parents anywhere near your real humiliations.” ~ Alice Munro

20. It’s for their own good.” ~ Sophie Kinsella

21. “If your parents bring you no shame, be very grateful. If you’re proud of them, celebrate.” ~ Dennis Prager

22. “Parents must get across the idea that “I love you always, but sometimes I do not love your behavior.” ~ Amy Vanderbilt

23. “The thing about parenting rules is there aren’t any. That’s what makes it so difficult.” ~ Ewan McGregor

24. “The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will always find forgiveness.” ~ Honore de Balzac

25. “Parents have to instill the right principles in their children, but then it’s up to the children to live up to those principles.” ~ Mary Lydon Simonsen

26. “Good parents hardly parent. They let their kids learn, fail and grow without interference.” ~ Trevor Carss

27. “Parents. They didn’t leave you when you were young. So don’t leave them when they are old.” ~ Anonymous

28. “A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided.” ~ Robert Brault

29. “Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.” ~ Anne Frank

30. “Step parents are not around to replace a biological parent, rather augment a child’s life experience.” ~ Azriel Johnson

31. “When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.” ~ Mitch Albom

32. “Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first.” ~ Matthew Jacobson

33. “A mother’s love is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking, it never fails or falters, even though the heart is breaking.” ~ Helen Rice

34. “Nobody on earth can ever love you more than your parents.” ~ Anonymous

35. “A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.” ~ Tenneva Jordan

36. “There’s nothing like your mother’s sympathetic voice to make you want to burst into tears.” ~ Sophie Kinsella

37. “The Golden Rule of Parenting is do unto your children as you wish your parents had done unto you!” ~ Louise Hart

38. “Parenthood…It’s about guiding the next generation, and forgiving the last.” ~ Peter Krause

39. “What it’s like to be a parent: It’s one of the hardest things you’ll ever do but in exchange it teaches you the meaning of unconditional love.” ~ Nicholas Sparks

40. “My parents are my backbone. Still are. They’re the only group that will support you if you score zero or you score 40.” ~ Kobe Bryant

41. “The thing about lying to your parents is, you have to do it to protect them.

42. “We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher

43. “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my mother.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

44. “There is nothing worse than a thirteen-year-old boy. You’re embarrassed by your parents, and you’re trying to find your independence because, deep inside, you are so dependent on your mom.” ~ Ben Affleck

45. “Parents are like God because you wanna know they’re out there, and you want them to think well of you, but you really only call when you need something.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk

46. “Compassion for our parents is the true sign of maturity.” ~ Anaïs Nin

47. “It’s a sad moment, really, when parents first become a bit frightened of their children.” ~ Ama Ata Aidoo

48. “A father’s goodness is higher than the mountain, a mother’s goodness deeper than the sea.” ~ Japanese Proverb

49. “Do your best for your parents. If you don’t, one day you will regret it.” ~ Debasish Mridha

50. “Love your parents. We are so busy growing up, we often forget they are also growing old.” ~ Anonymous

51. “The most loving parents and relatives commit murder with smiles on their faces. They force us to destroy the person we really are: a subtle kind of murder.” ~ Jim Morrison

52. “Parents were the only ones obligated to love you; from the rest of the world you had to earn it.” ~ Ann Brashares

53. “No language can express the power, and beauty, and heroism, and majesty of a mother’s love. It shrinks not where man cowers, and grows stronger where man faints, and over wastes of worldly fortunes sends the radiance of its quenchless fidelity like a star.” ~ Edwin Hubbell Chapin

54. “Love is the chain whereby to bind a child to its parents.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

55. “That’s what children are for—that their parents may not be bored.” ~ Ivan Turgenev

56. “First your parents, they give you your life, but then they try to give you their life.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk

57. There is no such thing as a perfect parent. So just be a real one.” ~ SUE ATKINS

58. “My biggest parenting conundrum: why is it so hard to put someone who is already sleepy to sleep.” ~ Chrissy Teigen

59. “There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher

60. “Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes they forgive them.” ~ Oscar Wilde

61. “The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day.” ~ O. A. Battista

62. “Your children need your presence more than your presents.” ~ Jesse Jackson

63. “My parents didn’t raise me to order something expensive when someone else is paying.” ~ Nitya Prakash

64. “Everyone else we knew growing up is the same: image of their parents, no matter how loud they told themselves they’d be different” ― Tana French

65. “When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.” ~ Mitch Albom

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