Benjamin Spock Quotes

All the time a person is a child he is both a child and learning to be a parent. After he becomes a parent he becomes predominantly a parent reliving childhood.

 
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Benjamin Spock
Benjamin Spock
  • Born: May 2, 1903
  • Died: March 15, 1998
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Scientist

Benjamin McLane Spock was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care (1946) is one of the best-selling volumes in history. The book's premise to mothers is that "you know more than you think you do."