Children Quotes

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The best way to keep children home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant - - And let the air out of the tires.
Dorothy Parke

The words that a father speaks to his children in the privacy of home are not heard by the world, but, as in whispering galleries, they are clearly heard at the end, and by posterity.
Ricthe
Motherhood is a wonderful thing - what a pity to waste it on children.
Judith Pugh
Our children change us? whether they live or not.
Lois McMaster Bujold, "Barrayar", 1991
What children take from us, they giveWe become people who feel more deeply, question more deeply, hurt more deeply, and love more deeply.
Sonia Taitz

Recommend virtue to your children it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.
Ludwig van Beethoven
We are given children to test us and make us more spiritual.
George F. Will
Not only as each new year dawns, but constantly, persistently, the God of all grace urges His blood - Bought children to give themselves to Him in complete surrender and so to prove to themselves how much more blessed it is to yield to His will than to indulge in their own.
Cornelius Stam
The fields were fruitful and starving men moved on the roads. The granaries were full and the children of the poor grew up rachitic.
John Steinbeck
Often and often afterwards, the beloved Aunt would ask me why I had never told anyone how I was being treated. Children tell little more than animals, for what comes to them they accept as eternally established.
Rudyard Kipling
If you must hold yourself up to your children, hold yourself up as an object lesson and not as an example.
Sir Walter Besant
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The dog was created especially for children. He is the God of frolic.
Henry Ward Beeche
Kahlil gibran - keep me away from the wisdom that does not cry,...
It is no wonder that people are so horrible when they start their life as children.
Kingsley Amis
Our common language is... English. And our common task is to ensure that our non - English - Speaking children learn this common language.
William John Bennett
We want far better reasons for having children than not knowing how to prevent them.
Dora Russell
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 direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
David Friedman
People with bad consciences always fear the judgement of children.
Mary McCarthy
We all grew up in spite of our parents. I trust our children will do likewise.
Sandy Farquha
Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.
H Hahn Blavatsky
It is about a socialist, anti - Family political movement that encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.
Pat Robertson, The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1993
Our children change uswhether they live or not.
Lois McMaster Bujold
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, statuary, tapestry, and porcelain.
John Adams
The first duty to children is to make them happy, If you have not made them so, you have wronged them, No other good they may get can make up for that.
Charles Buxton
There are two lasting bequests we can give our children. One is roots. The other is wings.
Hodding Carter Jr.
Children who know how to think for themselves spoil the harmony of the collective society which is coming where everyone is interdependent.
John Dewey
Teach children to be polite and courteous in the home, and, when he grows up, he will never be able to edge his car onto a freeway.
Unknown
Sexual enlightenment is justified insofar as girls cannot learn too soon how children do not come into the world.
Karl Kraus
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Kahlil Gibran
Setting a good example for children takes all the fun out of middle age.
William Feathe
It was once said that the moral test of Government is how that Government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped.
Hubert Humphrey
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
Ernest Dimnet
Men are but children of a larger growth, Our appetites as apt to change as theirs, And full as craving too, and full as vain.
John Dryden
Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home.
Phyllis Dille
If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
You go back. You search for what made you happy when you were smaller. We are all grown up children, really... So one should go back and search for what was loved and found to be real.
Audrey Hepburn
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
Johann von Goethe