Children Quotes

Audrey hepburn - you go back. you search for what made you happy...
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
William Makepeace Thackeray, Vanity Fai

The only people who seem to have nothing to do with the education of the children are the parents.
G. K. Chesterton
The educating of the parents is really the education of the child children tend to live what is unlived in the parents, so it is vital that parents should be aware of their inferior, their dark side, and should press on getting to know themselves.
Laurens Van der Post
I love children - Especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Nancy Mitford
Today, there is a drug and alcohol abuse epidemic in this country. And no one is safe from it - Not you, not me and certainly not our children, because this epidemic has their names written on it.
Nancy Davis Reagan

Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children.
Mignon McLaughlin
It is no wonder that people are so horrible when they start their life as children.
Kingsley Amis
Some people seem as if they can never have been children, and others seem as if they could never be anything else.
George Dennison Prentice
Feelings are real and legitimate; children behave and misbehave for a reason, even if adults cannot figure it out.
Unknown
Accurate scholarship can unearth the whole offence from luther untill noe that has driven a culture mad. From what occured at linz what huge imago made a psychopathic god. i and the public know what all schoolchildren learn those to whom evil is done do evil in return.
W. H. Auden
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Nancy Mitford
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, represents, in the final analysis, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children.
Dwight D. Eisenhowe
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.
Sir Francis Bacon, "Of Death".
Ralph waldo emerson - children are all foreigners....
Children need encouragement. So if a kid gets an answer right, tell him it was a lucky guess. That way, he develops a good, lucky feeling.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
Fred Rogers
To maintain a joyful family requires much from both the parents and the children. Each member of the family has to become, in a special way, the servant of the others.
Pope John Paul II
Children are very nice observers, and will often perceive your sligthest defects. In general, those who govern children, forgive nothing in them, but everything in themselves.
Francois Fenelon
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.
Clarence Darrow
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, and the second half by our children.
Clarence Darrow
There are children playing in the street who could solve some of my top problems in physics, because they have modes of sensory perception that I lost long ago.
Julius Robert Oppenheime
The distinction between children and adults, while probably useful for some purposes, is at bottom a specious one, I feel. There are only individual egos, crazy for love.
Don Barthelme
Sometimes when I look at all my children, I say to myself, Lillian, you should have stayed a virgin.
Lillian
While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.
Angela Schwindt
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Socrates
All leaders strive to turn their followers into children.
Eric Hoffe
We all grew up in spite of our parents. I trust our children will do likewise.
Sandy Farquha
Of children as of procreation - The pleasure momentary, the posture ridiculous, the expense damnable.
Evelyn Waugh
Children are entitled to their otherness, as anyone is and when we reach them, as we sometimes do, it is generally on a point of sheer delight, to us so astonishing, but to them so natural.
Alastair Reid
The car trip can draw the family together, as it was in the days before television when parents and children actually talked to each other.
Andrew H. Malcolm
The best way to keep children home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant - - And let the air out of the tires.
Dorothy Parke
A special Providence protects fools, drunkards, small children and the United States of America.
Otto von Bismarck
Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness - A harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster - Children into strength and athletic proportion.
William Cullen Bryant
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Rev. Theodore Hegburgh
Adults are just children who earn money.
Kenneth Branaugh
He who teaches children learns more than they do.
German Prove
Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children now I have six children and no theories.
John Wilmot
Before I was married, I had a hundred theories about raising children and no children. Now, I have three children and no theories.
John Wilmot
You must work - - - we must all work To make the world worthy of its children.
Pablo Casals