"Two-year-olds, even those with excellent verbal skills, are not able to accurately represent their own role in a conflict situation or accurately describe the sequences of events leading up to an outburst."
"There are only two things a child will share willingly - communicable diseases and his mother's age."
"When important safety issues are involved, no amount of teaching (or even learning!) will ensure that toddlers always do as they should."
"All too often, spiritual values become lost in the transfer between generations."
"Because it is the most character-building, two letter word in the English language, children have the right to hear their parents say 'No' at least three times a day."
"I remain unalterably opposed to the placement of babies in day-care facilities unless there is no reasonable alternative."
"Sitting still is most toddlers' least favorite occupation."
"Every individual is entitled to respect and human dignity, including those with whom we disagree strongly."
"You simply need to get across the point that even when you are absent from the home, your authority is in force."
"I really learned it all from mothers."