Children Quotes

Bill cosby, time flies - one of the great mistakes that can be made by a...
Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children.
Walt Disney, On the inside wall of the American Adventure in Epcot Cente

It is against the grain of modern education to teach children to program. What fun is there in making plans, acquiring discipline in organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self - Critical?
Alan Perlis
We need to make a world in which fewer children are born, and in which we take better care of them.
Max Born
Too often we give our children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.
Roger Lewin
Sometimes when I look at all my children, I say to myself, Lillian, you should have stayed a virgin.
Lillian

Living up to basic ethical standards in the classroom - Discipline, tolerance, honesty - Is one of the most important ways children learn how to function in society at large.
Eloise Salholz
Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary, but they also enjoy it. The children very quickly figure it out and then practice deception themselves.
Elias Canetti
People with bad consciences always fear the judgement of children.
Mary McCarthy
Animals are always loyal and love you, whereas with children you never know where you are.
Christina Foyle, The Times (1993)
The thing that impresses me the most about America is the way parents obey their children.
King Edward VIII
Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children.
Sam Levenson
If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents and the last half by our children.
Clarence Darrow
Cesare pavese - it is not that the child lives in a world of...
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
Ernest Dimnet
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
The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant - And let the air out of the tires.
Dorothy Parke
I remember how, in college, I got that part - Time job as a circus clown, and how the children would laugh and laugh at me. I vowed, then and there, that I would get revenge.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
William Makepeace Thackeray, Vanity Fai
Children speak in the field what they hear in the house.
Scottish Prove
Lawyers, I suppose, were children once.
Charles Lam
I love children - - - Especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Nancy Mitford
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
Free children are not easily influenced; the absence of fear accounts for this phenomenon. Indeed, the absence of fear is the finest thing that can happen to a child.
A. S. Neill, Summerhill
No book has yet been written in praise of a woman who let her husband and children starve or suffer while she invented even the most useful things, or wrote books, or expressed herself in art, or evolved philosophic systems.
Anna Garlin Spence
Familiarity breeds contempt - And children.
Mark Twain, Notebooks (1935)
It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.
John Gray, "Children Are From Heaven".
It is no wonder that people are so horrible when they start their life as children.
Kingsley Amis
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
He who teaches children learns more than they do.
German Prove
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
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
If government could create jobs and raise children, socialism would have worked.
George Gilde
Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of.
Peter Ustinov
The best inheritance a parent can give to his children is a few minutes of their time each day.
M. Grundle
The central struggle of parenthood is to let our hopes for our children outweigh our fears.
Ellen Goodman
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.
Hebrew Prove
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
Pretty much all the honest truth - Telling there is in the world is done by children.
Oliver Wendell Holmes