Best Quotes about Children
Families with babies and families without babies are sorry for each other.
Howe, Edgar Watson
We inevitably doom our children to failure and frustration when we try to set their goals for them.
Lair, Dr. Jess
A happy childhood has spoiled many a promising life.
Young people should be helped, sheltered, ignored, and clubbed of necessary.
A child is beset with long traditions. And his infancy is so old, so old, that the mere adding of years in the life to follow will not seem to throw it further back -- it is already so far.
It's fun being a kid.
Angier, Bradford Arthur
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.
Of all the needs (there are none imaginary) a lonely child has, the one that must be satisfied, if there is going to be hope and a hope of wholeness, is the unshaken need for an unshakable God.
For truly it is to be noted, that children's plays are not sports, and should be deemed as their most serious actions.
Montaigne, Michel Eyquem De
For many children, joy comes as the result of mining something unique and wondrous about themselves from some inner shaft.
Cottle, Thomas J.
If your parents never had children, chances are you won't, either.
Listen to the desires of your children. Encourage them and then give them the autonomy to make their own decision.
But the child's sob curses deeper in the silence than the strong man in his wrath!
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
If you have a great passion it seems that the logical thing is to see the fruit of it, and the fruit are children.
Children are poor men's riches.
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Childhood sometimes does pay a second visit to man; youth never.
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.
What's more enchanting than the voices of young people, when you can't hear what they say?
Smith, Logan Pearsall
Too often when give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.
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
What you don't know takes a lot of explaining to the children.
Children need models rather than critics.
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.
Children are completely egoistic; they feel their needs intensely and strive ruthlessly to satisfy them.
Never raise your hand to your children; it leaves your midsection unprotected.
A child is not a salmon mousse. A child is a temporarily disabled and stunted version of a larger person, whom you will someday know. Your job is to help them overcome the disabilities associated with their size and inexperience so that they get on with being that larger person.
There never was a child so lovely, but his mother was glad to get him asleep.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
The planting of trees in the least self-centered of all that we can do. It is a purer act of faith than the procreation of children.
Children's liberation is the next item on our civil rights shopping list.
Pogrebin, Letty Cottin
It were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and he cast into the sea, than that he should offend one of these little ones. [Luke 17:2]
For success in training children the first condition is to become as a child oneself, but this means no assumed childishness, no condescending baby-talk that the child immediately sees through and deeply abhors. What it does mean is to be as entirely and simply taken up with the child as the child himself is absorbed by his life.
There are three ways to get something done: do it yourself, employ someone, or forbid your children to do it.
It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.
Outings are so much more fun when we can savor them through the children's eyes.
Where children are, there is the golden age.
Children are our most valuable natural resource.
Hoover, Herbert Clark
To rescue our children we will have to let them save us from the power we embody: we will have to trust the very difference that they forever personify. And we will have to allow them the choice, without fear of death: that they may come and do likewise or that they may come and that we will follow them, that a little child will lead us back to the child we will always be, vulnerable and wanting and hurting for love and for beauty.
What is a neglected child? He is a child not planned for, not wanted. Neglect begins, therefore, before he is born.
Buck, Pearl S.
Anyone who uses the phrase'easy as taking candy from a baby'has never tried taking candy from a baby.
Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.
Always be nice to your children because they are the ones who will choose your rest home.
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]
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.
Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying.
We worry about what a child will be tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.
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.
Children need love, especially when they don't deserve it.
I take my children everywhere, but they always find their way back home.
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