Quotation by Fred G. Gosman

Our kids will develop a work ethic only if we require them to pay a portion of the cost of some of the things they want. They'll learn to defer gratification the moment we stop routinely pulling out our wallets. And they'll learn self-discipline only if we care enough to enforce reasonable limits.
Fred G. Gosman (20th century), U.S. author. How to Be a Happy Parent...In Spite of Your Children, ch. 11 (1995).
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