"Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy." - Robert A. Heinlein My parents made sure that I could take care of my own, stuff wasn't handed to me. I see kids today, and worry not only for their future but for mine as well.
I LOVE this! Words For Teenagers - 1959 (As Parents, we must teach this to our children!) If only I understood this as a teenager. No matter how much my parents tried to drive this into me, I didn't truly get it.