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What's Your Best Parenting Advice in Six Words?

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Don't worry, this phase will pass.

That would be mine. What would be your best parenting advice in just six words? The New York Times' Motherlode column launched a contest this week inviting readers to share their best truncated piece of advice based on the new book "The Best Advice in Six Words," with the hashtag #ParentingAdviceinSix, and the parents of the Internet did not disappoint.

Here are just a few of our favorites:

Editor Larry Smith will select and announce a winner today who is surely bound for instant Internet fame, so stay tuned.

And to leave you with another six words of parenting wisdom:

There's always tomorrow, until then ... wine.

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