"If you do not respect your parents, your children will not respect you." ~~ Guide of the Perplexed
"Let a father wed his daughter to a scholar, even if he spend all his money on her dowry!" ~~ Tanna Deve Eliyahu R.
"Adam was the luckiest of men: he had no mother-in-law." ~~ Shalom Aleichem
"At five, your son is your master; at ten, your slave; at fifteen, your double; and after that, he is your friend or foe—depending on how you raised him." ~~ [Based on] Proverbs (Mishle) 13:24
"O that I had died instead of thee! O Absalom my son, my son! [King David] " ~~ Second Samuel (Shmuel 2) 19:1
"Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands. " ~~ Anne Frank
"In the final analysis it is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings." ~~ Ann Landers
"A man’s father is his king." ~~ Rabbi Eliezer
"Wisdom is good if parental virtues go with it." ~~ Ecclesiastes R.
"In disputes between parents and children, the children always get the upper hand." ~~ Achad Ha’am
"Obeying from love is better than to obey from fear." ~~ Rashi
"No father should give his son the name of a wicked man." ~~ Rashi
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