My Collection Grows

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My collection of parenting quotes that apply to leadership is growing! Here are some recent additions.

Parenting quotes …edited for leadership
“There are two lasting bequests we can give our children. One is roots. The other is wings.” -Hodding Carter, Jr. “There are two lasting bequests we can give our employees. One is roots. The other is wings.”
“Children thrive when parents set before them increasingly difficult, but always meetable challenges.” – Anonymous Teams thrive when leaders set before them increasingly difficult, but always meetable challenges.”
“If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.” – Haim Ginott “If you want your employees to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.”
Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes.” -Chinese Proverb Leaders who are afraid to put their foot down usually have employees who step on their toes.”

I’m on a mission to collect more quotes like these. Parenting quotes that apply to leadership. Leadership quotes that apply to parenting. Do you have one to add?

–Karen

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