Childhood Quotes and Sayings
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
Memories of childhood were the dreams that stayed with you after you woke.
– Julian Barnes
There is no land like the land of your childhood.
– Michael Powell
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
In my childhood I led the life of a sage, when I grew up I started climbing trees.
– Philip Roth
The fundamental condition of childhood is powerlessness.
– Jane Smiley
Childhood is the most valuable thing that’s taken away from you in life, if you think about it.
– Heather O’Neill
An idyllic childhood is probably illusion.
– Martha Grimes
Childhood is the one story that stands by itself in every soul.
– Ivan Doi
Everything is ceremony in the wild garden of childhood.
– Pablo Neruda
All of us are products of our childhood.
– Michael Jackson
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
We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last him the rest of his days.
– Flannery O’Connor
Old age lives minutes slowly, hours quickly; childhood chews hours and swallows minutes.
– Malcolm de Chazal
Childhood is that wonderful time of life when all you need to do to lose weight is take a bath.
Childhood is a short season.
– Helen Hayes
In the happiest of our childhood memories, our parents were happy, too.
– Robert Brault
The childhood shows the man As morning shows the day.
– John Milton
It is never too late to have a happy childhood.
– Tom Robbins