Children Quotes

Maya angelou - men fear death, as children fear to go in the...
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

Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children now I have six children and no theories.
John Wilmot
The central struggle of parenthood is to let our hopes for our children outweigh our fears.
Ellen Goodman
So long as little children are allowed to suffer, there is no true love in this world.
Isodore Duncan
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

Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Socrates
Dr. seuss a. k. a. theodore giesel - adults are just obsolete children and the hell...
Imagine a school with children that can read or write, but with teachers who cannot, and you have a metaphor of the Information Age in which we live.
Peter Cochrane
There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One is roots the other, wings.
Hodding Carte
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
Recommend to your children virtue that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven
Barbara bush - i married the first man i ever kissed. when i...
Grown men can learn from very little children for the hearts of little children are pure. Therefore, the Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss.
Black Elk
We need to make a world in which fewer children are born, and in which we take better care of them.
Max Born
Each suburban wife struggled with it alone. As she made the beds, shopped for groceries, matched slipcover material, ate peanut butter sandwiches with her children, chauffered Cub Scouts and Brownies, lay beside her husband at night - She was afraid to ask even of herself the silent question - Is this all.
Betty Naomi Friedan
Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
Lady Bird Johnson
The only reason I always try to meet and know the parents better is because it helps me to forgive their children.
Louis Johannot
Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
George Bernard Shaw
A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them a fortune.
Richard Whately
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Kahlil Gibran
Christmas The very word brings joy to our hearts. No matter how we may dread the rush, the long Christmas lists for gifts and cards to be bought and given - - when Christmas Day comes there is still the same warm feeling we had as children, the same warmth that enfolds our hearts and our homes.
Joan Winmill Brown
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
There is no reciprocity. Men love women, women love children, children love hamsters.
Alice Thomas Ellis
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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
All women should know how to take care of children. Most of them will have a husband some day.
Franklin P. Jones
Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
Haim Ginott
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
Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.
Dr. Seuss, (as quoted in his obit in Time)
We all grew up in spite of our parents. I trust our children will do likewise.
Sandy Farquha
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Franklin P. Jones
I have had enough experience in all my years, and have read enough of the past, to know that advice to grandchildren is usually wasted.
Harry S Truman
Pretty much all the honest truth - Telling there is in the world is done by children.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
William Makepeace Thackeray
There are times when God asks nothing of his children except silence, patience and tears.
C. S. Robinson
Children begin by loving their parents as they grow older they judge them sometimes they forgive them.
Oscar Wilde
Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories.
John Wilmot
All leaders strive to turn their followers into children.
Eric Hoffe