Mobsea Logo
Home

Motivational Quotes

Children

Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy.
- Long, Lazarus
Children Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Children

1.
Children are not casual guests in our home. They have been loaned to us temporarily for the purpose of loving them and instilling a foundation of values on which their future lives will be built.
Dobson, Dr. James C.

2.
It takes three to make a child.
Cummings, E.E. (Edward. E.)

3.
The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.
Dietrich Bonhoeffer

4.
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

5.
In all our efforts to provide advantages we have actually produced the busiest, most competitive, highly pressured, and over-organized generation of youngsters in our history.
Shan, Eda J. Le

6.
We in the West do not refrain from childbirth because we are concerned about the population explosion or because we feel we cannot afford children, but because we do not like children.
Greer, Germaine

7.
Youth isn't always all it's touted to be.
Lawana Blackwell

8.
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery

9.
As much as I converse with sages and heroes, they have very little of my love and admiration. I long for rural and domestic scene, for the warbling of birds and the prattling of my children
Adams, John

10.
People who get nostalgic about childhood were obviously never children.
Bill Watterson

11.
We worry about what a child will be tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.
Tauscher, Stacia

12.
Your children will see what you're all about by what you live rather than what you say.
Dyer, Wayne

13.
If men do not keep on speaking terms with children, they cease to be men, and become merely machines for eating and for earning money.
Updike, John

14.
Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet: there's always one determined to face in an opposite direction from the way the arranger desires.
Cox, Marcelene

15.
D'you call life a bad job? Never! We've had our ups and downs, we've had our struggles, we've always been poor, but it's been worth it, ay, worth it a hundred times I say when I look round at my children.
W. Somerset Maugham

16.
A little less worry over the child and a bit more concern about the world we make for the child to live in.
Meyer, Adolph

17.
I would be the most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
Anna Quindlen

18.
If you want to see what children can do, you must stop giving them things.
Norman Douglas

19.
Our children change us... whether they live or not.
Lois McMaster Bujold

20.
Let the child's first lesson be obedience, and the second will be what thou wilt.
Franklin, Benjamin

21.
You see much more of your children once they leave home.
Ball, Lucille

22.
There is a sanctity involved with bringing a child into this world: it is better than bombing one out of it.
Baldwin, James

23.
What is a neglected child? He is a child not planned for, not wanted. Neglect begins, therefore, before he is born.
Buck, Pearl S.

24.
It's fun being a kid.
Angier, Bradford Arthur

25.
With children... it is a fact that most parents criticize children more than they laud or congratulate them. We tend to be quick to criticize, slow to praise. We should be careful to keep the praise and the expectations far ahead of the criticism.

26.
When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief.
Fielding, Henry

27.
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
Baldwin, James

28.
If we had paid no more attention to our plants than we have to our children, we would now be living in a jungle of weed.
Burbank, Luther

29.
Alas! regardless of their doom, the little victims play! No sense have they of ills to come nor care beyond today.
Gray, Thomas

30.
Americans, indeed, often seem to be so overwhelmed by their children that they'll do anything for them except stay married to the co-producer.
Whitehorn, Katharine

31.
If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.
Bruce Barton

32.
Children's liberation is the next item on our civil rights shopping list.
Pogrebin, Letty Cottin

33.
It is not a bad thing that children should occasionally, and politely, put parents in their place.
Colette, Sidonie Gabrielle

34.
There is no sinner like a young saint.
Behn, Aphra

35.
Kids are wonderful, but I like mine barbecued.
Hope, Bob

36.
If you have a great passion it seems that the logical thing is to see the fruit of it, and the fruit are children.
Polanski, Roman

37.
Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying.
Fran Lebowitz

38.
It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.
John Gray

39.
But the child's sob curses deeper in the silence than the strong man in his wrath!
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

40.
Who is not attracted by bright and pleasant children, to prattle, to creep, and to play with them?
Epictetus

41.
Wen I was a child, I spoke as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man I put away my childish things. [I Corinthians]
Bible

42.
Children aren't happy with nothing to ignore, and that's what parents were created for.
Nash, Ogden

43.
What is done to children, they will do to society.
Menninger, Karl A.

44.
There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.
Churchill, Winston

45.
In great countries, children are always trying to remain children, and the parents want to make them into adults. In vile countries, the children are always wanting to be adults and the parents want to keep them children.
Ruskin, John

46.
Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
Davis, Bette

47.
There never was a child so lovely, but his mother was glad to get him asleep.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

48.
Children always turn to the light.
Hare, David

49.
Those who have lost an infant are never, in a way, without an infant.
Hunt, Leigh

50.
A society in which adults are estranged from the world of children, and often from their own childhood, tends to hear children's speech only as a foreign language, or as a lie. Children have been treated. as congenital fibbers, fakers and fantasisers.
Campbell, Beatrix


Daily Inspirational Quotes on

The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by Motivational Quotes.
Quotes on Ability
Achievement
Acting and actors
Action
Adversity
Quotes on Advertising
Advice
Age
Age and aging
Alcohol and alcoholism
Quotes on Ambition
America
Anger
Animals
Appearance
Quotes on Argument
Art
Atheism
Attitude
Beauty
Quotes on Belief
Body
Books
Books - reading
Bores and boredom
Quotes on Business
Change
Character
Charity
Children
Quotes on Choice
Christians and christianity
Churches
Civilization
Colleges and universities
Quotes on Commitment
Common sense
Communication
Communism and socialism
Competition
Quotes on Complaints and complaining
Computers
Concentration
Confidence
Conflict
Quotes on Contentment
Control
Conversation
Cooperation
Courage
Quotes on Creativity
Crime and criminals
Criticism
Culture
Death
Quotes on Education
Effort
Enemies
Enthusiasm
Equality
Quotes on Evil
Evolution
Example
Excellence
Expectation
Quotes on Experience
Facts
Failure
Faith
Fame
Quotes on Family
Fashion
Fate
Fear
Feminism
Quotes on Fiction
Focus
Food
Food and eating
Fools and foolishness
Quotes on Forgiveness
Freedom
Friends and friendship
Friendship
Genius
Quotes on Giving
Goals
God
Goodness
Gossip
Quotes on Government
Gratitude
Greatness
Grief
Growth
Quotes on Habit
Happiness
Hatred
Health
Heaven
Quotes on Heroes and heroism
History and historians
Hollywood
Home
Honesty
Quotes on Honor
Hope
Humankind
Humility
Humor
Quotes on Ideas
Ignorance
Imagination
Individuality
Integrity
Quotes on Intelligence and intellectuals
Jesus christ
Journalism and journalists
Joy
Judgment and judges
Quotes on Justice
Kindness
Knowledge
Language
Laughter
Quotes on Law and lawyers
Laziness
Leadership
Learning
Liberty
Quotes on Lies and lying
Life
Listening
Literature
Loneliness
Quotes on Losers and losing
Love
Luck
Management
Manners
Quotes on Marriage
Media
Medicine
Memory
Men
Quotes on Mind
Mistakes
Money
Morality
Mothers
Quotes on Motivation
Music
Nations
Nature
Obstacles
Quotes on Opinions
Opportunity
Optimism
Pain
Parents and parenting
Quotes on Passion
Past
Patience
Patriotism
Peace
Quotes on People
Perfection
Perseverance
Persuasion
Philosophers and philosophy
Quotes on Photography
Planning
Pleasure
Poetry and poets
Politics
Quotes on Possibilities
Potential
Poverty and the poor
Power
Praise
Quotes on Prayer
Prejudice
Present
Pride
Problems
Quotes on Procrastination
Progress
Proverbs
Purpose
Quotations
Quotes on Reality
Reason
Relationship
Religion
Reputation
Quotes on Respectability
Responsibility
Riches
Risk
Science
Quotes on Secrets
Security
Self-esteem
Service
Silence
Quotes on Simplicity
Sin
Sleep
Society
Solitude
Quotes on Speakers and speaking
Speech
Spirituality
Success
Suffering
Quotes on Talent
Taxes and taxation
Teacher
The future
Theater
Quotes on Things and little things
Thoughts and thinking
Time
Travel
Trust
Quotes on Truth
Twentieth century
Understanding
Victory
Virtue
Quotes on Vision
War
Wealth
Winners and winning
Wisdom
Quotes on Wives
Women
Words
Work
World
Quotes on Worry
Writers and writing
Writing
Youth

Test your English Language
Most Beautiful Valleys In The World
Benefits of Cloves
Rules to play Synchronized Swimming
Top Fastest Bikes in the world
Tea Varieties
Dog Breeds
Terrifying Demons That Wont Let You Sleep At Night
Best Holiday Gifts
Celebrities Pulling Weird Faces
Most Precarious Places On Earth
Top Sports Rivalries of All Time
Creative Cleaning Hacks
Benefits of Peas
Most fuel Efficient Cars in the World
Best Places to Celebrate New Year
Beauty Skin Care Tips
Benefits of Almonds
Benefits of Apples