The Philosophical Baby | Quote 01665

You are here:
< Back

Missing Image


Parents and other caregivers are far more responsible for what actually happens to children than children are themselves. Of course, this is a good thing. It frees children to explore in the playful and unconstrained way that is so important for knowledge and imagination. But it also means that caregivers have a unique kind of responsibility for their children’s childhood.

Quote ID: 01665


Alison Gopnik


The Philosophical Baby

Our quote collection is searchable! Use the search box to find what you’re looking for.

Help us create and curate content like this for as little as $1 a month
Content Creator and Curator at

Jeff is an early learning speaker, toymaker, podcaster, content creator, author, and founder of Playvolution HQ who is really bad at getting his picture taken.

Leave a Reply

Photo and Image Files
Audio and Video Files
Other File Types

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Notify of