Man darf dabei nicht von abnormen Zuständen, wie sie bei der Erziehung in grossen Städten, zumal in Wien, herrschen, ausgehen

der vollständige Mangel einer häuslichen gebildeten Erziehung und der Mangel an Verkehr mit gebildeten Menschen während der Studien

personal philosophy does not always overcome personal insecurity

Good parenting is not defined by which decision one makes in each instance so much as by the willingness to think about these decisions

Even in ihe high schools and grade schools, superiority or greater effort in a few directions could be made a condition

From deep contentment comes the courage to achieve

A foolish consistency is the hallmark of ineffective parenting

Hitting children clearly “teaches them a lesson” – and the lesson is that you can get your way with people who are weaker than you are by hurting them

Misbehavior and punishment are not opposites that cancel each other; on the contrary, they breed and reinforce each other

Real autonomy comes from construction more than from selection