Childhood Quotes and Sayings
Childhood is like being drunk, everyone remembers what you did, except you.
Sometimes, it’s better to bunk a class and enjoy with friends, because now, when I look back, marks never make me laugh, but memories do.
– A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
The first 40 years of your childhood are always the hardest.
Admit it. You’ve done one of these:
1) Walked into a room, forgot what you needed, walked out, and then remembered.
2) When you were younger, drew the sun in the corner of the paper.
3) When you were little, thought that shape of a real heart was actually <3. 4) Closed the fridge door really slow, just to see when the lights went off. 5) Tried to balance the light, between the On & Off.
Childhood, after all, is the first precious coin that poverty steals from a child.
– Anthony Horowitz
I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.
– Sigmund Freud
Why must they grow up and lose it all?
– Virginia Woolf
I had always thought that once you grew up you could do anything you wanted – stay up all night or eat ice- cream straight out of the container.
– Bill Bryson
What was wonderful about childhood is that anything in it was a wonder. It was not merely a world full of miracles; it was a miraculous world.
– G.K. Chesterton
What is it about childhood that never lets you go, even when you’re so wrecked it’s hard to believe you ever were a child?
– Mitch Albom
Summer will end soon enough, and childhood as well.
– George R.R. Martin
Old age lives minutes slowly, hours quickly; childhood chews hours and swallows minutes.
– Malcolm de Chazal
Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last him the rest of his days.
– Flannery O’Connor
Sweet childish days, that were as long As twenty days are now.
– William Wordsworth
Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.
– John Betjeman