What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.

Benjamin Spock Best Quote

Happiness is mostly a by-product of doing what makes us feel fulfilled.

Benjamin Spock Happiness Quote

All the time a person is a child he is both a child and learning to be a parent. After he becomes a parent he becomes predominantly a parent reliving childhood.

Benjamin Spock Learning Quote

I would say that the surest measure of a man’s or a woman’s maturity is the harmony style joy and dignity he creates in his marriage and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse.

Benjamin Spock Marriage Quote

The child supplies the power but the parents have to do the steering.

Benjamin Spock Parenting Quote

Trust yourself you know more than you think you do.

Benjamin Spock Trust Quote

What is the use of physicians like myself trying to help parents to bring up children healthy and happy to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble?

Benjamin Spock War Quote

When women are encouraged to be competitive too many of them become disagreeable.

Benjamin Spock Women Quote

Every child senses with all the horse sense that’s in him that any parent is angry inside when children misbehave and they dread more the anger that is rarely or never expressed openly wondering how awful it might be.

Benjamin Spock Anger Quote

There are only two things a child will share willingly communicable diseases and its mother’s age.

Benjamin Spock Age Quote