Children Quotes

Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
Bill Cosby
Parents learn a lot from their children about coping with life.
Muriel Spark

He lives not long who battles with the immortals, nor do his children prattle about his knees when he has come back from battle and the dread fray.
Homer, The Iliad
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
Children begin by loving their parents. As they grow older, they judge them. Sometimes they forgive them.
Author Unknown
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The best inheritance a parent can give to his children is a few minutes of their time each day.
M. Grundle
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The children despise their parents until the age of 40, when they suddenly become just like them - Thus preserving the system.
Quentin
Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children.
Walt Disney, On the inside wall of the American Adventure in Epcot Cente
Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky.
Fran Lebowitz
He who teaches children learns more than they do.
German Prove
Having children makes you no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.
Michael Levine
Parenting is a negative thing. Keep your children from killing themselves, or anyone else, and hope for the best.
Erma Bombeck
There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.
Anatole Broyard
I love children - - - Especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Nancy Mitford
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
Children are guilty of unpardonable rudeness when they spit in the face of a companion; neither are they excusable who spit from windows or on walls or furniture.
St. John Baptist de La Salle, The Rules of Christian Manners and Civility (c. 1695)
The more people have studied different methods of bringing up children the more they have come to the conclusion that what good mother and fathers instinctively feel like doing for their babies is the best after all.
Benjamin Spock
Keep me away from the wisdom that does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
Kahlil Gibran
We want far better reasons for having children than not knowing how to prevent them.
Dora Russell
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.
Clarence Darrow
Men are generally more careful of the breed of their horses and dogs than of their children.
William Penn
In early childhood you may lay the foundation of poverty or riches, industry or idleness, good or evil, by the habits to which you train your children. Teach them right habits then, and their future life is safe.
Lydia Sigourney
A mother never realizes that her children are no longer children.
James Agee
Motherhood is a wonderful thing - what a pity to waste it on children.
Judith Pugh
Few things are more satisfying than seeing your own children have teenagers of their own.
Doug Larson
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
Brian Tracy
All my children have spoken for themselves since they first learned to speak, and not always with my advance approval, and I expect that to continue in the future.
Gerald R. Ford
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Socrates
Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, They think of you.
H. Jackson Brown Jr.
It has always been the prerogative of children and half - wits to point out that the emperor has no clothes. But the half - wit remains a half - wit, and the emperor remains an emperor.
Neil Gaiman, Sandman
Wealth and children are the adornment of life.
Koran
It is no wonder that people are so horrible when they start their life as children.
Kingsley Amis
One must ask children and birds how cherries and strawberries taste.
Johann von Goethe
In early childhood you may lay the foundation of poverty or riches, industry of idleness, good or evil, by the habits to which you train your children. Teach them right habits then, and their future life is safe.
Mrs. Sigourney
I believe that whoever tries to think things through honestly will soon recognize how unworthy and even fatal is the traditional bias against Negroes. What can the man of good will do to combat this deeply rooted prejudice He must have the courage to set an example by words and deed, and must watch lest his children become influenced by racial bias.
Albert Einstein
I have a dream, that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. I have a dream today.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
The thing that impresses me the most about America is the way parents obey their children.
King Edward VIII