Bill Cosby —
born on July 12, 1937,
William Henry Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist... (wikipedia)
Sometimes you try to help people, and it backfires on you, and then they try to take advantage of you.
A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice.
Having a child is surely the most beautifully irrational act that two people in love can commit.
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids. Their behavior is always normal.
As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. Coincidentally, so did my brother. My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket, so to speak: she gave me a younger brother named Russell, who taught me what was meant by 'survival of the fittest.'