10 Inspiring Quotes to Get You Through The Day as a Parent

There are days when parenting is a sweet, simple joy. We play with blocks, the kids happily eat their dinner, and we finish the day with a sunset saunter to the park.

And then there are the rest of the days. The ones where I collapse into bed, exhausted from another day among many of diaper changes, PB&Js, and backseat fights, all while trying to complete a sentence with my husband.

I don’t despair because I know these days don’t last forever—but sometimes I’m tempted to. Along with books, I so appreciate quotes about parenting (and life in general) from wiser people, because they give me a quick battery recharge during my quotidian tasks of running a family.

Here are some of my favorite words of wisdom that help me be a better mother (even if they’re not directly related to parenting):

  • 1. Good Kids 1 of 10
    1. Good Kids
  • 2. Enjoy Life 2 of 10
    2. Enjoy Life
  • 3. Three Gatekeepers 3 of 10
    3. Three Gatekeepers
  • 4. Grounded Children 4 of 10
    4. Grounded Children
  • 5. Relish the Charms 5 of 10
    5. Relish the Charms
  • 6. A Thousand Times Brighter 6 of 10
    6. A Thousand Times Brighter
  • 7. Greener Grass 7 of 10
    7. Greener Grass
  • 8. Big Stuff 8 of 10
    8. Big Stuff
  • 9. The Things You Have 9 of 10
    9. The Things You Have
  • 10. You Should See My Heart 10 of 10
    10. You Should See My Heart

What’s one of your favorite quotes?

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