Children Quotes

Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.

Henry Ward Beecher

If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.

Dr. Haim Ginott

Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.

Oscar Wilde

Children are not casual guests in our home. They have been loaned to us temporarily for the purpose of loving them and instilling a foundation of values on which their future lives will be built.

Dr. James C. Dobson

Children love to be alone because alone is where they know themselves, and where they dream.

Roger Rosenblatt

Having children makes you no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.

Michael Levine

All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away

Nancy Mitford

Children aren't happy without something to ignore, And that's what parents were created for

Ogden Nash

The smallest children are nearest to God, as the smallest planets are nearest the sun

Jean Paul Richter

Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the basis of education. Boys and girls should be taught to use their hands to make something, and they would be less apt to destroy and be mischievous.

Oscar Wilde

Children are God's Apostles, sent forth, day by day, to preach of love, and hope and peace

James Russell Lowell

I want my children to have all the things I couldn't afford. Then I want to move in with them.

Phyllis Diller

All children alarm their parents, if only because you are forever expecting to encounter yourself.

Gore Vidal

Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of.

Peter Ustinov

If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.

Abigail Van Buren

What is a home without children? Quiet.

Henny Youngman

Children have but little charity for one another's defects

Mark Twain

The hardest people to convince they are at retirement age are children at bedtime

Shannon Fife

Children should be led into the right paths, not by severity, but by persuasion


One of the best lessons children learn through video games is standing still will get them killed quicker than anything else

Jinx Milea

A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.

Richard Whately

Children always know when company is in the living room - they can hear their mother laughing at their father's jokes


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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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