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    • Griffin Monley

      "Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy." - Robert A. Heinlein's so true! so many spoiled kids who rely on their parents in this world.

    • Florida Virtual School

      Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy. #Spectrumlearn #Quotes & #notes #FLVS #inspiration

    • Cathy Thompson-Burton

      So true. For new parents, giving them everything you have to give isn't doing them a favor. You would help them more by letting them know what it feels like to achieve it for themselves. In truth, too often we give to our children for the feeling we get from it.

    • Umi Kadarsih Soemarmo

      "Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy." :: #quotes #parenting @Karen Jacot Trader

    • Christina McNeice

      Not that I have kids, but still a thought.. "Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy" (Robert Heinlein)

    • Melinda Piper

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    so true

    every single day! i once read "Never do for your children something they can do for themselves." i am happy to say my almost 9 year old is extremely self sufficient and its because i stopped doing things FOR her a long time ago.@Ashley Walters henkle ur an amazing mom..daughter very proud of u

    Although it is hard sometimes....I call my ex husband my teacher....he who has brought to me all knowledge of how terrible life can be....and yet there was a previous lover that is my mentor of what a wonderful life it is...and the special person I am....


    If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders. - Abigail van Buren

    So believe in this.... amen, amen, and amen!


    This applies to grandchildren too!


    Pick your battles. You don't have to show up to every argument you're invited to. -Mandy Hale by deeplifequotes, via Flickr #quote #inspiration

    Love of a mother #single mother

    Oliver Gal 'The Time' Wall Art available at #Nordstrom Great point! I'd buy this.

    So me.

    whoa. makes ya think.

    Always listen...

    Words to live by.

    I need to remember this!

    Belief, Behavior! Very well said!