Top 10 Most Cliché Things Parents Say

1When I was your age...

2Get off the phone

Get off the phone

3How was your day at school?

4Don't raise your voice at me!

5Why can't you be more like your brother or sister?

6I was once your age, I understand

7That isn't how it works in the real world

8Because I said so!

9If a relative jumped off the bridge, are you going to jump off the bridge too?

10Give me your phone

11You're grounded!

12Where have you been?

13Go to bed

14Stop back talking to me!

15Who are you texting?


17You are too old for that!

18Don't be cooped up in your room all the time

19Nothing's free

20Why are you so ugly?

21You can't use social media

22Resolve your own problems

23What's for dinner? Food

24You need to branch out

25Don't you disrespect me!

26I am an adult

27Money doesn't grow on trees

28I love you

29Don't say another word!

30You can't call your girl/boyfriend

31Go study

32Stop that!

33Is that your boy/girlfriend?

34You need to study harder

35Have you done your homework?