Indulgent parenting seems to have taken deep root in several families, which is why parents are unable to instil in their children a strict sense of discipline. The need of the hour is benign but tough parenting. If we want our children to learn self- discipline, we ourselves must first and foremost be men and women of integrity, unyielding in self-control. Tough parenting may be a tough call to take but it has, as shown in this book, the potential to create a Win-Wm situation for both parents and children. If children are constantly steered towards realizing their specific goals along lines drawn by the 31 simple skills highlighted’ herein, their chances of making something of their s lives are bright and certain.