5 Total Quotes

Adele Faber Quotes

Criticism is an attack upon your very self. The effects can be profound.
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#Criticism

A steady diet of it and a teen will stop coming to the mother for advice altogether.
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#Advice

Accepting a child's feelings and validating them can go a long way.
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#Feelings

I was a wonderful parent before I had children. I was an expert on why everyone else was having problems with theirs. Then I had three of my own.
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#American Writer

When we acknowledge a child's feelings, we do him a great service. We put him in touch with his inner reality. And once he's clear about that reality, he gathers the strength to begin to cope.
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#American Writer