Best Quotes about Children
Too many parents are not on spanking terms with their children.
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Jones, Franklin P.
If you have a great passion it seems that the logical thing is to see the fruit of it, and the fruit are children.
Every child is an artist. The problem is to remain an artist once they grow up.
The distinctive character of a child is to always live in the tangible present.
That's the funny thing about havin'a kid. They come with their own set of problems; make everything else you were worried about seem kinda silly.
Even though your kids will consistently do the exact opposite of what you're telling them to do, you have to keep loving them just as much.
There are few successful adults who were not first successful children.
Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a future.
La Bruyere, Jean De
Kids use to ask where they came from, now they tell you where to go
Children are a great comfort to us in our old age, and they help us reach it faster too.
You should study not only that you become a mother when your child is born, but also that you become a child.
Children are living jewels dropped unsustained from heaven.
Childhood sometimes does pay a second visit to man; youth never.
Children are the keys of paradise.
Stoddard, Richard Henry
But the child's sob curses deeper in the silence than the strong man in his wrath!
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
Children are excellent observers, and will often perceive your slightest defects. In general, those who govern children, forgive nothing in them, but everything in themselves.
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.
Jones, Franklin P.
Learning to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life.
Little girl's definition of conscience: Something that makes you tell your mother before your brother or sister does.
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.
We must teach our children to dream with their eyes open.
It is amazing how quickly the kids learn to drive a car, yet are unable to understand the lawnmower, snow-blower, or vacuum cleaner.
Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them.
Johnson, Lady Bird
It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.
Facing a mirror you see merely your own countenance; facing your child you finally understand how everyone else has seen you.
Strange new problems are being reported in the growing generations of children whose mothers were always there, driving them around, helping them with their homework --an inability to endure pain or discipline or pursue any self-sustained goal of any sort, a devastating boredom with life.
Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old-fashioned respect for the young is fast dying out.
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child.
Children are all foreigners.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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 suck the mother when they are young and the father when they are old.
If your parents never had children, chances are you won't, either.
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.
You know that children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers.
John J. Plomp
Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes they forgive them.
Each child is an adventure into a better life --an opportunity to change the old pattern and make it new.
Humphrey, Hubert H.
Pretty much all the honest truth telling there is in the world is done by children.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Ignorance... is a painless evil; so, I should think, is dirt, considering the merry faces that go along with it.
How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.
What the vast majority of American children needs is to stop being pampered, stop being indulged, stop being chauffeured, stop being catered to. In the final analysis it is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.
Behold the child, by nature's kindly law, pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
I am amused when goody-goodies proclaim, from the safety of their armchairs, that children are naturally prejudice-free, that they only learn to "hate" from listening to bigoted adults. Nonsense. Tolerance is a learned trait, like riding a bike or playing the piano. Those of us who actually live among children, who see them in their natural environment, know the truth: Left to their own devices, children will gang up on and abuse anyone who is even slightly different from the norm.
Winning children (who appear so guileless) are children who have discovered how effective charm and modesty and a delicately calculated spontaneity are in winning what they want.
What is a neglected child? He is a child not planned for, not wanted. Neglect begins, therefore, before he is born.
Buck, Pearl S.
People who get nostalgic about childhood were obviously never children.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
We worry about what a child will be tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.
Better a snotty child than his nose wiped off.
We've had bad luck with our kids -- they've all grown up.
Daily Inspirational Quotes on
The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by Motivational Quotes.
Quotes on Ability
Acting and actors
Quotes on Advertising
Age and aging
Alcohol and alcoholism
Quotes on Ambition
Quotes on Argument
Quotes on Belief
Books - reading
Bores and boredom
Quotes on Business
Quotes on Choice
Christians and christianity
Colleges and universities
Quotes on Commitment
Communism and socialism
Quotes on Complaints and complaining
Quotes on Contentment
Quotes on Creativity
Crime and criminals
Quotes on Education
Quotes on Evil
Quotes on Experience
Quotes on Family
Quotes on Fiction
Food and eating
Fools and foolishness
Quotes on Forgiveness
Friends and friendship
Quotes on Giving
Quotes on Government
Quotes on Habit
Quotes on Heroes and heroism
History and historians
Quotes on Honor
Quotes on Ideas
Quotes on Intelligence and intellectuals
Journalism and journalists
Judgment and judges
Quotes on Justice
Quotes on Law and lawyers
Quotes on Lies and lying
Quotes on Losers and losing
Quotes on Marriage
Quotes on Mind
Quotes on Motivation
Quotes on Opinions
Parents and parenting
Quotes on Passion
Quotes on People
Philosophers and philosophy
Quotes on Photography
Poetry and poets
Quotes on Possibilities
Poverty and the poor
Quotes on Prayer
Quotes on Procrastination
Quotes on Reality
Quotes on Respectability
Quotes on Secrets
Quotes on Simplicity
Quotes on Speakers and speaking
Quotes on Talent
Taxes and taxation
Quotes on Things and little things
Thoughts and thinking
Quotes on Truth
Quotes on Vision
Winners and winning
Quotes on Wives
Quotes on Worry
Writers and writing
Test your English Language
Baby Care Tips
Fashion Designer Cars in the world
Awesome Gifts For Christmas
Rules to play Paragliding
Best Selling Books In History
What to Eat in Uttar Pradesh
Makeover Tips For Hair
Small Things That Can Bring You Joy
Precautions while using Social Networking Sites
Most Anticipated Movies
Expert Tips on Integrating Mobile and Cloud Strategies
Worlds Deadliest Martial Arts
Most Dangerous Animal in the World
Rules to play Cross Country Skiing
Most Charming Alpine Towns
Most Craziest Facts
Most Creative Beds