Tuesday, October 14, 2014

On Parenting

"Don’t just parent for the future, parent for this evening. Your child probably won’t get into the Ivy League or win a sports scholarship. At age 24, he might be back in his childhood bedroom, in debt, after a mediocre college career. Raise him so that, if that happens, it will still have been worth it." -Full article here.

1 comment:

Kim Vukovich said...

So very true! I needed that reminder. You two must have interesting POV's about the differences between various culture's parenting practices. What with the globetrotting and all :) Thanks for sharing this article.