Children Quotes

Kenneth branaugh - adults are just children who earn money....
Working with children with autism has provided me with an opportunity to see the world in a different way. I see them strive to overcome obstacles and persevere, and learn to persevere myself. They are my inspiration.
Clay Aiken

Learning to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life.
Robert Byrne
Happiness is an imaginary condition, formerly often attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.
H Hahn Blavatsky
I am afraid we must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.
Sir Walter Besant
Your grandchildren will likely find it incredible - Or even sinful - That you burned up a gallon of gasoline to fetch a pack of cigarettes.
Dr. Paul MacCready, Jr.

In peace, children inter their parents war violates the order of nature and causes parents to inter their children.
Herodotus
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - - which seldom happens to us.
La Bruyere
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold.
Ogden Nash
Men, in general, are but great children.
Napoleon
We must never allow the future to be weighed down by memory. For children have no past, and that is the whole secret of the magical innocence of their smiles.
Milan Kundera, The Book of Laughter and Forgetting
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Socrates
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
Having children makes you no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.
Michael Levine
John fitzgerald kennedy - modern cynics and skeptics... see no harm in...
My boredom threshold is low at the best of times but I have spent more time being slowly and excruciatingly bored by children than any other section of the human race.
William H. Borah
How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid It must be education that does it.
Alexandre Dumas
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure.
Helen Kelle
The easiest way for your children to learn about money is for you not to have any.
Katharine Whitehorn
It is not giving children more that spoils them it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.
John Gray
Feelings are real and legitimate; children behave and misbehave for a reason, even if adults cannot figure it out.
Unknown
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
Educate your children to self - Control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future lives and crimes to society.
Daniel Webste
Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.
Dan Quayle, 9/18/90
Science is one thing, wisdom is another. Science is an edged tool, with which men play like children, and cut their own fingers.
Sir Arthur Eddington, Attributed in Robert L. Weber "More Random Walks in Science", 1982
I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.
Harry S Truman
The planting of trees is the least self - Centered of all that we can do. It is a purer act of faith than the procreation of children.
Thornton
Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.
Dr. Seuss a. k. a. Theodore Giesel
A special Providence protects fools, drunkards, small children and the United States of America.
Otto von Bismarck
Civilization is a stream with banks. The stream is sometimes filled with blood from people killing, stealing, shouting and doing the things historians usually record, while on the banks, unnoticed, people build homes, make love, raise children, sing song.
Will Durant
A mother never realizes that her children are no longer children.
James Agee
Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful.
Margaret Mead
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.
Plato
We do not inherit this land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.
Haida Indian saying
In the education of children there is nothing like alluring the interest and affection, otherwise you only make so many asses laden with books.
Michel de Montaigne
If something happened along the route and you had to leave your children with Bob Dole or Bill Clinton, I think you would probably leave them with Bob Dole.
Robert Joseph Bob Dole
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of their children.
William Penn
We are always too busy for our children; we never give them the time or interest they deserve. We lavish gifts upon them; but the most precious gift, our personal association, which means so much to them, we give grudgingly.
Mark Twain
When men are brought face to face with their opponents, forced to listen and learn and mend their ideas, they cease to be children and savages and begin to live like civilized men. Then only is freedom a reality, when men may voice their opinions because they must examine their opinions.
Walter Lippmann
The fundamental defect of fathers is that they want their children to be a credit to them.
Bertrand Russell