From the Dragon's Mouth:

"If you jump in too soon, that can undermine your child’s independence because he’ll always be looking to others for answers"

-- Myrna Shure, PhD, professor emeritus of psychology, on parents’ tendencies to want to help their children complete a task, Yahoo! Parenting, January 21, 2015

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