Children Quotes

George gilde - if government could create jobs and raise...
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.
Hebrew Prove

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
Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.
Dan Quayle, 9/18/90
People with bad consciences always fear the judgement of children.
Mary McCarthy
Feelings are real and legitimate; children behave and misbehave for a reason, even if adults cannot figure it out.
Unknown

Sometimes when I look at all my children, I say to myself, Lillian, you should have stayed a virgin.
Lillian
Euripides, alcestis, 438 b. c. - a second wife is hateful to the children of the...
Just think of the tragedy of teaching children not to doubt.
Clarence Darrow
Parentage is a very important profession, but no test of fitness for it is ever imposed in the interest of the children.
George Bernard Shaw
There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One is roots the other, wings.
Hodding Carte
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
Dr. seuss, (as quoted in his obit in time) - adults are just obsolete children and the hell...
Children have more need of models than of critics.
Joseph Joubert
Her children arise up, and call her blessed.
Proverbs 3128
If the children already born each have only two children themselves... in twenty - Seven to thirty - Five years the population of the world will double.
Robert H Bork
The distinction between children and adults, while probably useful for some purposes, is at bottom a specious one, I feel. There are only individual egos, crazy for love.
Don Barthelme
The parent who gets down on the floor to play with a child on Christmas Day is usually doing a most remarkable thing - - Something seldom repeated during the rest of the year. These are, after all, busy parents committed to their work or their success in the larger society, and they do not have much left - Over time in which to play with their children.
Brian Sutton - Smith
Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home.
Phyllis Dille
A Sunday school is a prison in which children do penance for the evil conscience of their parents.
H. L. Mencken
How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid It must be education that does it.
Alexandre Dumas
The gods visit the sins of the fathers upon the children.
Euripides, Phrixus
Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
Lady Bird Johnson
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
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
It is really asking too much of a woman to expect her to bring up her husband and her children too.
Lillian Bell
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.
Sir Francis Bacon, "Of Death".
Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.
Henry Ward Beeche
Your children need your presence more than your presents.
Jesse Louis Jackson
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lawyers, I suppose, were children once.
Charles Lam
Children begin by loving their parents. As they grow older, they judge them. Sometimes they forgive them.
Author Unknown
Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves.
Marcelene Cox
It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.
John Gray, "Children Are From Heaven".
Some people seem as if they can never have been children, and others seem as if they could never be anything else.
George Dennison Prentice
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Rev. Theodore Hegburgh
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
The dog was created especially for children. He is the God of frolic.
Henry Ward Beeche
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
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - which seldom happens to us.
Jean De La Bruyere