Parenting Quotes

“No one is ever quite ready; everyone is always caught off guard. Parenthood chooses you. And you open your eyes, look at what you’ve got, say ‘Oh my gosh’ and recognize that of all the balls there ever were, this is the one you should not drop. It’s not a question of choice.”

~Marisa de los Santos

Author of “Love Walked In”

“I came to parenting the way most of us do—knowing nothing, and trying to learn everything.”

~Mayim Bealik

Actress and Neuroscientist

“Everyone should have kids. They are the greatest joy in the world, but they are also terrorists. You’ll realize this as soon as they’re born, and they start using sleep deprivation to break you.”

~Ray Ramano

Actor and Comedian

“Parents are the ultimate role models for children. Every word, movement and action has an effect. No other person or outside force has a greater influence on a child than the parent.”

~Bob Keeshan

“Childhood means simplicity. Look at the world with a child’s eye— it’s very beautiful.”

~Kailash Satyarthi