Children Quotes and Sayings
The beauty that surrounds me is absolutely breathtaking…it’s the faces of my children.
It’s better to prepare a child than to repair an adult.
Your children need your presence more than your presents.
– Jesse Jackson
If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money.
– Abigail Van Buren
Remember the days when you let your child have some chocolate if he finished his cereal? Now, chocolate is one of the cereals.
– Robert Orben
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
– Abigail Van Buren
Don’t tell children what they can’t do, show them what they can.
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
– Brian Tracy
Children are a handful sometimes, A heartfull all the time…
It takes a village to raise a child.
– African proverb
A child miseducated is a child lost.
– John F Kennedy
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
– Franklin P. Jones
Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.
– Robert A. Heinlein
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.
– Anne Frank
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
– Harold Hulbert
Every child is a blessing from heaven!
When I approach a child, I have two thoughts; affection for what he is today, and respect for what he can become.
Nothing you do for children is ever wasted. They seem not to notice us, hovering, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks, but what we do for them is never wasted.
– Garrison Keillor
Children will not remember you for the material things you provided but for the feeling that you cherished them.
– Richard L. Evans
There’s nothing that can help you understand your beliefs more than trying to explain them to an inquisitive child.
– Frank A. Clark
Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing is like shoveling the sidewalk before it stops snowing.
– Phyllis Diller
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
– James Arthur Baldwin
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.
– Anne Sullivan
Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories.
– John Wilmot