Bruno Bettelheim Quotes

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Born: August 28, 1903, Vienna, Austria
Birth Country: Austria
Died: Silver Spring, Maryland, USA, March 13, 1990
Occupation: Author

1.
Punishment may make us obey the orders we are given, but at best it will only teach an obedience to authority, not a self-control which enhances our self-respect.
- Bruno Bettelheim

2.
Raising children is a creative endeavor, an art rather than a science.
- Bruno Bettelheim

3.
The fear of failure is so great, it is no wonder that the desire to do right by one's children has led to a whole library of books offering advice on how to raise them.
- Bruno Bettelheim

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