Parenting Advice from our Founding Fathers

Happy July 4th! Some words of wisdom from those who came before us:

“Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.” – Thomas Jefferson

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I may remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin

“It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.” – George Washington

“Among the strange things of this world, nothing seems more strange than that men pursuing happiness should knowingly quit the right and take a wrong road, and frequently do what their judgments neither approve nor prefer.” – John Jay

“Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.” – Thomas Paine

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