Dr Spock

Who was Dr.Spock ?

Benjamin McLane Spock (May 2, 1903 – March 15, 1998) was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care, published in 1946, is one of the biggest best-sellers of all time. Its revolutionary message to mothers was that “you know more than you think you do.”


Advice From Dr Spock

1.“Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.”

2.“I would say that the surest measure of a man’s or a woman’s maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse”

3.“What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is usually best after all.”

4.“In automobile terms, the child supplies the power but the parents have to do the steering.”

5. “I really learned it all from mothers.”