Quotes & Promises
Inspirational & Famous Quotes
Definitions & Meanings
And Naomi said unto her
two daughters in law, Go, return
each to her mother's house: the
LORD deal kindly with you, as ye
have dealt with the dead, and with
me. The LORD grant you that
ye may find rest, each of you in
the house of her husband. Then she
kissed them; and they lifted up
their voice, and wept.
For whom the LORD
loveth he correcteth; even as a
father the son in whom he
Train up a child in the way he
should go: and when he is old, he
will not depart from it.
Foolishness is bound in the heart
of a child; but the rod of
correction shall drive it far from
Withhold not correction
from the child: for if thou
beatest him with the rod, he shall
not die. Thou shalt beat him
with the rod, and shalt deliver
his soul from hell.
My son, be wise, and
make my heart glad, that I may
answer him that reproacheth me.
The rod and reproof
give wisdom: but a child left to
himself bringeth his mother to
shame. Correct thy son, and he
shall give thee rest; yea, he
shall give delight unto thy soul.
Her children arise up,
and call her blessed; her husband
also, and he praiseth her.
Can a woman forget her
sucking child, that she should not
have compassion on the son of her
womb? yea, they may forget, yet
will I not forget thee.
Behold, every one that useth
proverbs shall use this proverb
against thee, saying, As is the
mother, so is her daughter.
He that loveth father or
mother more than me is not worthy
of me: and he that loveth son or
daughter more than me is not
worthy of me.
If a son shall ask
bread of any of you that is a
father, will he give him a stone?
or if he ask a fish, will he for a
fish give him a serpent? Or if he shall ask an
egg, will he offer him a scorpion? If ye then, being evil,
know how to give good gifts unto
your children: how much more shall
your heavenly Father give the Holy
Spirit to them that ask him?
And, ye fathers, provoke
not your children to wrath: but
bring them up in the nurture and
admonition of the Lord.
Fathers, provoke not your children
to anger, lest they be
One that ruleth well his own
house, having his children in
subjection with all gravity; (For
if a man know not how to rule his
own house, how shall he take care
of the church of God?) 12:
Let the deacons be the husbands of
one wife, ruling their children
and their own houses well.
(1 Timothy 3:4,5,12)
But if any provide not for his
own, and specially for those of
his own house, he hath denied the
faith, and is worse than an
(1 Timothy 5:8)
That they may teach the young
women to be sober, to love their
husbands, to love their children,
If ye endure chastening, God
dealeth with you as with sons; for
what son is he whom the father
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
When I was a kid I got no respect.
When my parents got divorced there
was a custody fight over me ...
and no one showed up.
Children today are tyrants. They
contradict their parents, gobble
their food, and tyrannize their
- Socrates quotes
(Ancient Greek Philosopher, 470
maintain a joyful family requires
much from both the parents and the
children. Each member of the
family has to become, in a special
way, the servant of the others.
- Pope John Paul
(Polish Pope. 1920-2005)
think like any marriage,
especially when you've had
divorced parents like myself; you
want to try even harder to make it
- Princess Diana
former consort (1981-96) of
Charles, Princess of Wales,
understand your parents' love you
must raise children yourself.
Parents can tell but
never teach, unless they practice
what they preach.
I've been very
blessed. My parents always told me
I could be anything I wanted. When
you grow up in a household like
that, you learn to believe in
Adolescence is perhaps nature's
way of preparing parents to
welcome the empty nest.
--Karen Savage and Patricia
Adams The Good Stepmother
grandchildren and grandparents get
along so well is because they
share a common enemy.
If your parents never had
children, chances are you won't
Parents are the bone on which
children sharpen their teeth.
actor and writer, b. 1921)
parent who teaches children
industry provides them with a
Parents of young children should
realize that few people, and maybe
no one, will find their children
as enchanting as they do.
--Barbara Walters quotes7