It Is a Wise Father That Knows His Own Child

Here is a famous quote I heard this week is about the relationship between father and child: “It is a wise father that knows his own child.”

The Bible covers parent-child relationships such as “honor thy father and mother” and “fathers, provoke not your children to wrath”. The quote “It is a wise father that knows his own child” does not come from the Bible; it was written by William Shakespeare in The Merchant of Venice.

Although this is not from the Bible, it is nevertheless true.

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