Quotes on Consequences

Also see: 2 Nephi 2:5; Helaman 14:31

Parents, don’t make the mistake of purposefully intervening to soften or eliminate the natural consequences of your child’s deliberate decisions to violate the commandments.  Such acts reinforce false principles, open the door for more serious sin, and lessen the likelihood of repentance. — Elder Richard G. Scott, Latter-day Commentary on the Book of Mormon, compiled by K. Douglas Bassett, p. 391