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The term "mensch" literally means a "person" or "man," but it represents a moral ideal for all people, men and women alike. . . . ...
Any beast can cry over the misfortunes of its own child. It takes a mensch to weep for others' children.
What strikes me as odd now is how much my father managed to get across to me without those heart-to-hearts which I've read about f ...
The power we exert over the future behavior of our children is enormous. Even after they have left home, even after we have left t ...
It is at once the most overwhelmingly frustrating and exasperating task and the most joyous and rewarding experience to make human ...
"Walk a mile in my shoes" is good advice. Our children will learn to respect others if they are used to imagining themselves in an ...
Raising human beings is a process of teaching children right from wrong and turning them into responsible individuals.
Too often I hear people say, "Well, at least so-and-so is a good person." When did being a good person become the least thing we c ...
We are better advised and more educated than any other generation of parents. Yet this deluge of literature and advice can also le ...
Can we love our children when they are homely, awkward, unkempt, flaunting the styles and friendships we don't approve of, when th ...
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