Each of us carries within himself a collection of instant insults.
Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
Parents often talk about the younger generation as if they didn't have anything to do with it.
If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.
Misbehavior and punishment are not opposites that cancel each other - on the contrary they breed and reinforce each other.
Teachers are expected to reach unattainable goals with inadequate tools. The miracle is that at times they accomplish this impossible task.