Quote this: A.S. Neill on yearnings of childhood

Parents who have forgotten the yearnings of their childhood—forgotten how to play and how to fantasize—make poor parents.

A.S. Neill
Summerhill School: A New View of Childhood
(New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1993 [1960])

P.S. Happy birthday, Ender Boy! Your mama remembers!

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