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To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent d

To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent dies, the past dies.
Posted 4 months ago

If you are truly serious abut preparing your child for the future, don't te

If you are truly serious abut preparing your child for the future, don't teach him to subtract teach him to deduct.
Posted 4 months ago

I think the future of psychotherapy and psychology is in the school system.

I think the future of psychotherapy and psychology is in the school system. We need to teach every child how to rarely seriously disturb himself or herself and how to overcome disturbance when it occurs.
Posted 4 months ago

If we can't begin to agree on fundamentals, such as the elimination of the

If we can't begin to agree on fundamentals, such as the elimination of the most abusive forms of child labor, then we really are not ready to march forward into the future.
Posted 4 months ago

I was the third son, and the family tradition was my dad always favored the

I was the third son, and the family tradition was my dad always favored the oldest child.
Posted 4 months ago

You can't be the dad who takes your kid out after your wife has said, 'No i

You can't be the dad who takes your kid out after your wife has said, 'No ice cream,' buys the ice cream, and says, 'Don't tell your mother.' You teach the child to lie - and to disrespect the other parent.
Posted 4 months ago

My dad works in child protection and he's spent many, many years in that li

My dad works in child protection and he's spent many, many years in that line of work.
Posted 4 months ago

My dad took me for an audition once, to show me, 'OK, you want to be a chil

My dad took me for an audition once, to show me, 'OK, you want to be a child actor, this is what it's like.' I sang a folk song about donkeys on this West End stage with this big director, and there was a queue of 200 girls all singing 'Memory.' I was ter
Posted 4 months ago

I went through a brief phase when I thought of other career options: being

I went through a brief phase when I thought of other career options: being an air hostess and even a psychologist. But eventually, my destiny led me to acting. Moreover, my dad being an actor, I have grown up in a very filmi environment. I was encouraged
Posted 4 months ago

A working definition of fathering might be this: fathering is the act of gu

A working definition of fathering might be this: fathering is the act of guiding a child to behave in ways that lead to the child's becoming a secure child in full, thus increasing his or her chances of being happy and fruitful as a young adult.
Posted 4 months ago

There couldn't be better parents than mine, loving yet strict. They discipl

There couldn't be better parents than mine, loving yet strict. They disciplined with love. A child without discipline is, in away, a lost child. You cannot have freedom without discipline.
Posted 4 months ago

Often, what makes my job so exciting is designing for the mother whose drea

Often, what makes my job so exciting is designing for the mother whose dream has been to wear one of my hats at her child's wedding. I feel as responsible for making her feel like a million dollars as I do for somebody in the public eye.
Posted 4 months ago