Learn what famous people had to say about parenting in these inspiring and encouraging parent quotes! If you have kids, then these quotes will give you a boost when you need it!

parents quotes

The best way to guide children without coercion is to be ourselves.

-Madeleine L’Engle


parenting quote

We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.

-Henry Ward Beecher


parent quotes

The best way to make children good is to make them happy.

-Oscar Wilde


parents love quotes

Your children need your presence more than your presents.

-Jesse Jackson


quotes for parents

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


quotes about parents

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


quotes about parenting

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


being a parent quotes

Perhaps it takes courage to raise children.

-John Steinbeck.


parenting quotes

To be in your children’s memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today. 

-Barbara Johnson


quotes for kids

The miracle of children is that we just don’t know how they will change or who they will become.

-Eileen Kennedy-Moore


quotes on parents

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.

-James Baldwin

Hope you enjoyed our parenting quotes? Stay tuned for more mom and dad quotes in our next article!