Childhood Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
In the happiest of our childhood memories, our parents were happy, too.
– Robert Brault
Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.
- John Betjeman
Sweet childish days, that were as long As twenty days are now.
- William Wordsworth
We could never have loved the earth so well if we had no childhood in it.
- George Eliot
Old age lives minutes slowly, hours quickly; childhood chews hours and swallows minutes.
- Malcolm de Chazal
Childhood is the most beautiful of all life’s seasons.
Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last him the rest of his days.
- Flannery O’Connor
Childhood is a promise that is never kept.
- Ken Hill
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
Childhood is the most valuable thing that’s taken away from you in life, if you think about it.
- Heather O’Neill
Childhood is that wonderful time of life when all you need to do to lose weight is take a bath.
Whoever said that childhood is the happiest time of your life is a liar, or a fool.
- Carlos Ruiz Zafón
An idyllic childhood is probably illusion.
- Martha Grimes
Childhood is the one story that stands by itself in every soul.
- Ivan Doi