A Nation Of Wimps | Quote 00608

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It is common among today’s parents to have outsize fears about letting their children experience distress in any form. They want their children to be happy, and they have the mistaken idea that the way to find happiness is to be happy every minute of every day. Children’s happiness and emotional fulfillment have superseded independence as the primary goal of parenting.

Quote ID: 00608


Hara Estroff Marano


A Nation Of Wimps

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