Children Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
- James Arthur Baldwin
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
It takes a village to raise a child.
- African proverb
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!
- Lydia M. Child
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
- Franklin P. Jones
There’s nothing that can help you understand your beliefs more than trying to explain them to an inquisitive child.
- Frank A. Clark
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.
- Oscar Wilde
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.
- Anne Sullivan
Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
- Dr. Haim Ginott
Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories.
- John Wilmot
Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.
- Robert A. Heinlein
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
- Harold Hulbert
The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, and the second half by our children.
- Clarence Darrow
Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man.
- Rabindranath Tagore
Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing is like shoveling the sidewalk before it stops snowing.
- Phyllis Diller
Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.
If you want to see what children can do, you must stop giving them things.
- Norman Douglas
Most of us become parents long before we have stopped being children.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.
Children are a handful sometimes, A heartfull all the time…
I take my children everywhere. Unfortunately, they find a way home.
- Robert Orben
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