Children Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
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
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
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they’re going to catch you in next.
– Franklin P.
Children are the world’s most valuable resource and its best hope for the future
– John F. Kennedy
I am fond of children – except boys
– Lewis Carroll
Children will not remember you for the material things you provided but for the feeling that you cherished them.
– Richard L. Evans
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
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.