„All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.“

—  Mitch Albom, libro The Five People You Meet in Heaven

Fuente: The Five People You Meet in Heaven (2003)

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„There is some irony in the fact that children imagine that parents can do what they want, and parents imagine that children do.“

—  Shulamith Firestone, libro The Dialectic of Sex

http://books.google.com/books?id=YnY10fNqqp4C&q=%22There+is+some+irony+in+the+fact+that+children+imagine+that+parents+can+do+what+they+want+and+parents+imagine+that+children+do+When+I+grow+up+parallels+Oh+to+be+a+child+again%22&pg=PA102#v=onepage
The Dialectic of Sex (1970)

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„A tree
Cannot grow
In its parents’ shadows.“

—  Octavia E. Butler, libro Parable of the Sower

Fuente: Parable of the Sower (1993), Chapter 7 (p. 82)

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„There is some irony in the fact that children imagine that parents can do what they want, and parents imagine that children do. "When I grow up..." parallels "Oh to be a child again..."“

—  Shulamith Firestone, libro The Dialectic of Sex

http://books.google.com/books?id=YnY10fNqqp4C&q=%22There+is+some+irony+in+the+fact+that+children+imagine+that+parents+can+do+what+they+want+and+parents+imagine+that+children+do+When+I+grow+up+parallels+Oh+to+be+a+child+again%22&pg=PA102#v=onepage
The Dialectic of Sex (1970)

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„Can't help our damned parents which is why we have to thrash our damned children“

—  Bernard Cornwell British writer 1944

Major General Nairn, p. 21
Sharpe (Novel Series), Sharpe's Enemy (1984)

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„I'd like to thank my parents for providing me with a high IQ & I'd like to thank my grams for encouraging me not to be a self absorbed idiot“

—  Frances Bean Cobain American artist 1992

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„There are no illegitimate children, only illegitimate parents.“

—  Leon Rene Yankwich United States federal judge 1888 - 1975

Zipkin v. Mozon (June 1928)
Quoted in Oxford Dictionary of Medical Quotations by Peter McDonald (2004) p. 108

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