Tuesday, November 11, 2014
We cannot set aside an hour for discussion with our children and hope that it will be a time of deep encounter. The special moments of intimacy are more likely to happen while baking a cake together, or playing hide and seek, or just sitting in the waiting room of the orthodontist.
Neil Kurshan (20th century), U.S. rabbi and author. Raising Your Child to Be a Mensch, ch. 2 (1987).