Child Quotes

Having a child is surely the most beautifully irrational act that two people in love can commit.

Bill Cosby

Having a baby is like falling in love again, both with your husband and your child.

Tina Brown

It is a wise child that knows his own father

Homer

Most people think video games are all about a child staring at a TV with a joystick in his hands. I don't. They should belong to the entire family. I want families to play video games together.

SHIGERU MIYAMOTO

Prejudice is the child of ignorance.

Hazlitt

If you have never been hated by your child you have never been a parent.

Bette Davis

The parents exist to teach the child, but also they must learn what the child has to teach them; and the child has a very great deal to teach them

Arnold Bennett

Beware of the night, child. All cats are black in the dark.

Jean genet

What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.

George Bernard Shaw

I doubt that the imagination can be suppressed. If you truly eradicated it in a child, he would grow up to be an eggplant.

Ursula K. Le Guin

Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man.

Rabindranath Tagore

The wisest keeps something of the vision of a child. Though he may understand a thousand things that a child could not understand, he is always a beginner, close to the original meaning of life.

John Macy

Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you.

Erma Bombeck

Hate is the consequence of fear; we fear something before we hate it; a child who fears noises becomes a man who hates noise.

Cyril Connolly

Among the mind's powers is one that comes of itself to many children and artists. It need not be lost, to the end of his days, by anyone who has ever had it. This is the power of taking delight in a thing, or rather in anything, not as a means to some other end, but just because it is what it is. A child in the full health of his mind will put his hand flat on the summer lawn, feel it, and give a little shiver of private glee at the elastic firmness of the globe.

Charles E Montague 1867

There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.

Chinese Proverb

The mother loves her child most divinely, not when she surrounds him with comfort and anticipates his wants, but when she resolutely holds him to the highest standards and is content with nothing less than his best.

Hamilton Wright Mabie

When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.

Sophia Loren

The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new.

Rajneesh

A woman who pretends to laugh at love is like a child who sings at night when he is afraid

Unknown

Any child can tell you that the sole purpose of a middle name is so he can tell when he's really in trouble.

Dennis Frakes

There's nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child.

Erma Bombeck (I Lost Everything in the Post-Natal

The only thing worth stealing is a kiss from a sleeping child.

Joe Houldsworth

The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn.

John Lubbock

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