Parenting Quote: Parenting Quotes that Inspire Your Inner Wisdom

Our parenting quote collection below will inspire the wise parent within. Children are miraculous, but we forget this as we become mired in the details and challenges of their upbringing. Let the words below help you recapture the first time you beheld your child—that precious little bundle of purity and fragility, that miraculous little bud of unfolding beauty and joy.

No matter how old your child is now, let these words speak to you and awaken in you the awareness that that beauty is still present, however hidden. Treat your child with the awe with which you treat a newborn and your relationship will be transformed.

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Parenting Quote

A new baby is like the beginning of all things—
wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.

~Eda S. Leshan

Precious jewel, you glow, you shine,
reflecting all the good things in the world.

~Maya Angelou

A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms
when his hands are empty.

~Reader's Digest

I want the wide hugs and the exclamations of delight.

~Sabrina Ward Harrison

Parenting Quote

The only thing worth stealing is a kiss
from a sleeping child.

~Joe Houldsworth

Babies are bits of stardust blown from the hand of God.
Lucky the owman who knows the pangs of birth for
she has held a star.

~Larry Barretto

A child is a gift that comes through you to the world.


If you have never been hated by your child,
you have never been a parent.

~Bette Davis

Inspirational Quote on Parenting

"I have no name;
I am but two days old."
What shall I call thee?
"I happy am, Joy is my name."
Sweet joy befall thee!

~William Blake

When we attempt to enter a small child's world,
we come as foreigners who have forgotten the
landscape and no longer speak the native tongue.

~Selma H. Fraiberg

Parenting Quotation

O young thing, your mother's lovely armful!
How sweet the fragrance of your body.


There's only one pretty child in the world,
and every mother has it.

~Chinese proverb

Parenting Quote

It's a girl ... a little beauty, an angel,
and I'm madly in love with her.

~Henry Miller

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