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707 Inspiring and Funny Parents Quotes 2021 – Plus Helpful Parenting Tips

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Where would we be if is it not for our parents? They are our soul and our life. And as a parent, what their children feel is double of what they feel. If their children are happy, it is double their happiness. And if they are in pain, they also feel twice the pain.

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  • Nobody on earth can ever love you more than your parents.
  • The only thing better than having you for parents is my children having you for grandparents.
  • A father’s goodness is higher than the mountain. A mother’s goodness deeper than the sea. – Japanese Proverb
  • The love between a parent and their children is always and forever.
  • At some point, you realize your parents are human. They make the best decisions they can with the options available to them.
  • Parental love is the only love that is truly selfless, unconditional, and forgiving.
  • Parents act so strong for us, that we often forget just how fragile they are.
  • Tell me something so beautiful that life seems worth living. Parents love.

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

A parent's love is whole no matter how many times divided

  • “What’s 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
  • “Only parents love you unconditionally. Everyone else carries a “Conditions Apply” tag. This is the ultimate truth of life.” – Prathamesh Medhekar
  • “Love is unconditional acceptance. It is the love of parents for children; also the non-possessive love of partners; also the caring love between all people that enables forgiveness. It’s above energy, though it may be expressed energetically. It’s our essential nature: Spirit itself, the quality we share with God. And it is the binding force of the universe, inherent in all that is.” – Peter Shepherd
  • There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.
  • 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.
  • “The depth of the love of parents for their children cannot be measured. It is like no other relationship. It exceeds concern for life itself. The love of a parent for a child is continuous and transcends heartbreak and disappointment.” – James E. Faust
  • By loving them for more than their abilities we show our children that they are much more than the sum of their accomplishments.
  • “Parents of young children should realize that few people, and maybe no one, will find their children as enchanting as they do.” – Barbara Walters
  • “It’s a funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful.” – Roald Dahl

It's a funny thing about mothers and fathers

  • “In some sense every parent does love their children. But some parents are too broken to love them well.” – Wm. Paul Young
  • “As your kids grow they may forget what you said, but won’t forget how you made them feel.” – Kevin Heath
  • “Love is giving your kids your undivided attention and time.” – Kevin Heath

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

  • “We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.” – President Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • “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
  • That’s the nature of being a parent, Sabine has discovered. You’ll love your children far more than you ever loved your parents, and – in the recognition that your own children cannot fathom the depth of your love – you come to understand the tragic, unrequited love of your own parents.
  • “Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.” – Plato
  • “It’s not only children who grow, parents do too.” – Joyce Maynard

It's not only children who grow, parents do too

  • “As a child, my family’s menu consisted of two choices: take it, or leave it.” – by Buddy Hackett
  • “Affection without sentiment, authority without cruelty, discipline without aggression, humor without ridicule, sacrifice without obligation, companionship without possessiveness.” – William E. Blatz
  • “As parents, we guide by our unspoken example. It is only when we’re talking to them that our kids aren’t listening.” – Robert Brault.
  • “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
  • “Parents must get across the idea that I love you always, but sometimes I do not love your behavior.” – Amy Vanderbilt
  • “Getting down on all fours and imitating a rhinoceros stops babies from crying. (Put an empty cigarette pack on your nose for a horn and make loud snort noises.) I don’t know why parents don’t do this more often. Usually it makes the kid laugh. Sometimes it sends him into shock. Either way it quiets him down. If you’re a parent, acting like a rhino has another advantage. Keep it up until the kid is a teenager and he definitely won’t have his friends hanging around your house all the time.” – P.J. O’Rourke
  • “I also believe that parents, if they love you, will hold you up safely, above their swirling waters, and sometimes that means you’ll never know what they endured, and you may treat them unkindly, in a way you otherwise wouldn’t.” – Mitch Albom, For One More Day

‘”First your parents, they give you your life, but then they try to give you their life.” – Chuck Palahniuk

First your parents, they give you your life

  • “I don’t believe professional athletes should be role models. I believe parents should be role models…. It’s not like it was when I was growing up. My mom and my grandmother told me how it was going to be. If I didn’t like it, they said, Don’t let the door hit you in the ass on your way out. Parents have to take better control.” – Charles Barkley
  • “Having one child makes you a parent; having two you are a referee.” – David Frost
  • “If you look deeply into the palm of your hand, you will see your parents and all generations of your ancestors. All of them are alive at this moment. Each is present in your body. You are the continuation of each of these people.” – Thich Nhat Hanh
  • “I think all of us are always five years old in the presence and absence of our parents.” – Sherman Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
  • “If your parents didn’t have any children, there’s a good chance that you won’t have any.” – Clarence Day

“In spite of the seven thousand books of expert advice, the right way to discipline a child is still a mystery to most fathers and… mothers. Only your grandmother and Ghengis Khan know how to do it.” – Billy Cosby

The right way to discipline a child is still a mystery to most fathers and

  • “It is paradoxical that many educators and parents still differentiate between a time for learning and a time for play without seeing the vital connection between them.” – Leo F. Buscaglia
  • Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes. – Chinese Proverb
  • “It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.” – Maya Angelou
  • Waiting for your parents are in a good mood before asking them for something you want.
  • “It’s a funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful.” – Roald Dahl, Matilda
  • “Dad needs to show an incredible amount of respect and humor and friendship toward his mate so the kids understand their parents are sexy, they’re fun, they do things together, they’re best friends. Kids learn by example. If I respect Mom, they’re going to respect Mom.” – Tim Allen
  • “It’s not only children who grow. Parents do too. As much as we watch to see what our children do with their lives, they are watching us see what we do with ours. I can’t tell my children to reach for the sun. All I can do is reach for it, myself.” – Joyce Maynard
  • “Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first.” – Matthew Jacobson
  • “There is no friendship, no love, like that of the parent for the child.” – Henry Ward Beecher

“Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children.” – Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic’s Notebook, 1966

Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children

  • “The world talks to the mind. Parents speak more intimately — they talk to the heart.” – Hain Ginott
  • “Of course, everyone’s parents are embarrassing. It goes with the territory. The nature of parents is to embarrass merely by existing, just as it is the nature of children of a certain age to cringe with embarrassment, shame, and mortification should their parents so much as speak to them on the street.” – Neil Gaiman, Anansi Boys
  • “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, Invisible Monsters
  • Some parents could do more for their children by not doing so much for them.
  • “Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves.” – Marcelene Cox
  • “The Hebrew word for parents is Horim, and it comes from the same root as Moreh, teacher. The parent is, and remains, the first and most important teacher that the child will have.” – Rabbi Kassel Abelson

“The voice of parents is the voice of gods, for to their children they are heaven’s lieutenants.” – Shakespeare

The voice of parents is the voice of gods, for to their children they are heaven’s lieutenants

  • “To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent dies, the past dies.” – Red Auerbach
  • “The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears: they cannot utter the one, nor will they utter the other.” – Francis Bacon
  • When we’re young, parents prepare us for the future.
  • “To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.” – Oscar Wilde
  • “A good father is a source of inspiration and self-restraint. A good mother is the root of kindness and humbleness.”– Dr. T.P.Chia
  • “It’s a funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful.” —Roald Dahl
  • “Some believe all those parents, tutors, and kindred belief. They take their principles by inheritance, and defend them as they would their estates because they are born heirs to them.” – Alan Watts

“There are no illegitimate children – only illegitimate parents.” – Leon R. Yankwich

There are no illegitimate children – only illegitimate parents

  • “When you’re in the thick of raising your kids by yourself, you tend to keep a running list of everything you think you’re doing wrong. I recommend taking a lot of family pictures as evidence to the contrary.” —Connie Schultz
  • “All parents are concerned about their children’s well-being. As a parent of three kids, I’m very concerned about their well-being.” – Tom Brady
  • “One of my major goals off the field is to conduct myself in a way that… parents are proud to say, ‘Oh yeah, look, he wants to be like Sonny Bill Williams.” – Sonny Bill Williams
  • “As you get older you have more respect and empathy for your parents. Now I have a great relationship with both of them.” – Hugh Jackman
  • “It’s not always about convincing your parents of what you want to do, but just saying, ‘This is what I’m doing; this is what I love.'” – Stormzy
  • “Look around on your next plane trip. The iPad is the new pacifier for babies and toddlers. Younger school-aged children read stories on smartphones; older boys don’t read at all, but hunch over video games. Parents and other passengers read on Kindles or skim a flotilla of email and news feeds.” – Maryanne Wolf
  • “My parents didn’t have a lot of money when I was growing up. We were comfortable, but I didn’t go to Oxbridge, and yet every American interviewer I get says to me, ‘You’re related to Charles II! Your grandfather was a baronet!’ And it’s infuriating because that is a part of my history, but you’re trying to turn me into a posh boy, and I’m not.” – Kit Harington
  • “These technologies can make life easier, can let us touch people we might not otherwise. You may have a child with a birth defect and be able to get in touch with other parents and support groups, get medical information, the latest experimental drugs. These things can profoundly influence life. I’m not downplaying that.” – Steve Jobs

“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

My parents are my backbone

  • “I was not encouraged to follow the career of a writer because my parents thought that I was going to starve to death. They thought nobody can make a living from being a writer in Brazil. They were not wrong.” – Paulo Coelho
  • “When parents tell their children not to congregate on corners, especially in groups, out of fear for them encountering the police, what does that say? We have a trust problem.” – Rahm Emanuel
  • “My parents were just constantly affirming me in everything that I did. Late at night, I’d wake up and hear my mother talking over my bed, saying, ‘You’re going to do great on this test. You can do anything you want.'” – Stephen Covey
  • “When I was growing up, my parents were almost involved in various volunteer things. My dad was head of Planned Parenthood. And it was very controversial to be involved with that.” – Bill Gates

“I think people who have good parents come into the world with strength, yes, and an advantage.” – Oprah Winfrey

I think people who have good parents come into the world with strength, yes, and an advantage

  • “Somewhere it is written that parents who are critical of other people’s children and publicly admit they can do better are asking for it.” – Erma Bombeck
  • “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
  • “Even if we give parents all the information they need and we improve school meals and build brand new supermarkets on every corner, none of that matters if when families step into a restaurant, they can’t make a healthy choice.” – Michelle Obama
  • “I’m sure most parents read to their children to explain what certain things mean. So books are a good way to convey a m