Children Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.
- Albert Einstein
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
In America there are two classes of travel – first class, and with children.
- Robert Benchley
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
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