Quotation by Irma Simonton Black

The desire of most parents is first and foremost to do what is best for their children. Every interview with a mother or father confirms this, every letter written by a parent breathes this deep-seated wish, "I hope I am doing the right thing for my child." This is real and honest, and at the very base of parenthood.
Irma Simonton Black (20th century), U.S. author. "What to Expect of a Young Child," reprinted from Parents Magazine (1941).
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