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Picture quote by George Carlin about teach

Don't just teach your children to read. Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything. ⏤ George Carlin

Picture quote by Angela Schwindt about teach

While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about. ⏤ Angela Schwindt

Picture quote by Peter Pan about children

Once you're grown up you can't come back. ⏤ Peter Pan

Picture quote by Erma Bombeck about love

A child needs your love most when they deserve it least. ⏤ Erma Bombeck

Picture quote by Margaret Mead about children

Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. ⏤ Margaret Mead

Picture quote by Maria Montessori about success

Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed. ⏤ Maria Montessori

Picture quote by Margaret Mead about think

Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. ⏤ Margaret Mead

Picture quote by H. Jackson Brown, Jr. about example

Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you. ⏤ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about happy

A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason, to always be curious, to fight tirelessly for something. ⏤ Paulo Coelho

Picture quote by Robert A. Heinlein about children

Dont handicap your children by making their lives easy. ⏤ Robert A. Heinlein

Picture quote by Sayings about schooling

It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair an adult. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about creativity

The creative adult is the child who survived. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about children

Children are not a distraction from more inportant work. They are the most important work.

Picture quote by Lady Bird Johnson about future

Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them. ⏤ Lady Bird Johnson

Picture quote by Shel Silverstein about listen

Listen to the mustn'ts, child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to she shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me... Anything can happen child. Anything can be. ⏤ Shel Silverstein

Picture quote by Abigail Van Buren about children

If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money. ⏤ Abigail Van Buren

Picture quote about children

Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.

Picture quote about children

There is no such thing as a child who hates to read. There are only children who have not found the right book.

Picture quote by Sayings about education

It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Rabindranath Tagore about time

Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time. ⏤ Rabindranath Tagore

Picture quote by Howard W. Hunter about love

One of the greatest thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. ⏤ Howard W. Hunter

Picture quote by Lady Bird Johnson about children

Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them. ⏤ Lady Bird Johnson

Picture quote by Tibetan Proverbs about education

A child without education, is like a bird without wings. ⏤ Tibetan Proverbs

Picture quote about love

Never let your kids walk away without a hug and a kiss.

Picture quote by Charles R. Swindoll about children

Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children. ⏤ Charles R. Swindoll

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Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso, painter

One of the luckiest things that can happen to you in life is, I think, to have a happy childhood.

Agatha Christie, writer

Children and drunks always speak the truth.


Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.

Chinese Proverbs,

I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace.

Thomas Paine, writer

We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.

James Baldwin, educator

Too often when give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.

Roger Lewin,

Children are completely egoistic; they feel their needs intensely and strive ruthlessly to satisfy them.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.

Bible proverbs,

A rich child often sits in a poor mothers lap.


Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.

Maya Angelou, poet

To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Your children will see what you're all about by what you live rather than what you say.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

The more we shelter children from every disappointment, the more devastating future disappointments will be.

Fred G. Gosman,

Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder.

Eberhard Arnold, theologian

The future which we hold in trust for our own children will be shaped by our fairness to other people's children.

Marian Wright Edelman, activist

Your children need your presence more than your presents.

Jesse Jackson, activist

Every child is an artist. The problem is to remain an artist once they grow up.

Pablo Picasso, painter

The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer, theologian

If you mess up your children, nothing else you do really matters.

Jackie Kennedy, first lady

There is not so much comfort in having children as there is sorrow in parting with them.


Curiouser and curiouser.

Lewis Carroll, author

The wildest colts make the best horses.

Plutarch, philosopher

A child miseducated is a child lost.

John F. Kennedy, president

Children suck the mother when they are young and the father when they are old.

English Proverbs,

Victory is the child of preparation and determination.

Sean Hampton, actor

The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.

Diogenes, philosopher

As a child my family's menu consisted of two choices: take it or leave it.

Buddy Hackett, comedian

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, intellectual

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

Erma Bombeck, humorist

There are few successful adults who were not first successful children.

Alexander Chase, journalist

The distinctive character of a child is to always live in the tangible present.

John Ruskin, writer

The best way to make children good is to make them happy.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.

Groucho Marx, comedian

Adults are obsolete children.

Dr. Seuss, author

Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them.

Lady Bird Johnson, first lady

The only people who think children are carefree are the ones who've forgotten their own childhood.

Orson Scott Card, writer

How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.

Ovid, poet

There never was a child so lovely, but his mother was glad to get him asleep.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Women are responsible for their children, they cannot sit back, waste time and see them starve.

Wangari Maathai, activist

In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood.

Susie Bright, writer

People always ask me, 'Were you funny as a child?' Well, no, I was an accountant.

Ellen DeGeneres, comedian

When I write stories I am like someone who is in her own country, walking along streets that she has known since she was a child, between walls and trees that are hers.

Natalia Ginzburg,

When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.

Rodney Dangerfield, comedian

Every child should have a caring adult in their lives. And that's not always a biological parent or family member. It may be a friend or neighbor. Often times it is a teacher.

Joe Manchin, politician

The child is the father of the man.

William Wordsworth, poet

Sometimes we're so concerned about giving our children what we never had growing up, we neglect to give them what we did have growing up.

James C. Dobson, psychologist

The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.

Maria Montessori, educator

It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.

Erma Bombeck, humorist

I believe every child has the right to a mother and a father. Men and women are not the same. That's not to say they're not entitled to equal rights, but they are not the same.

Mark Davis, writer

There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.

Anatole Broyard, critic

One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.

Randall Jarrell, poet

All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child.

Marie Curie, scientist

The only wealth in this world is children, more than all the money, power on earth.

Mario Puzo, novelist

Children need models rather than critics.

Joseph Joubert, writer

You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway.

Walt Disney, cartoonist

Or heritage and ideals, our code and standards - the things we live by and teach our children - are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings.

Walt Disney, cartoonist

She discovered with great delight that one does not love one's children just because they are one's children but because of the friendship formed while raising them.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, novelist

The value of marriage is not that adults produce children but that children produce adults.

Peter De Vries, novelist

Of all nature's gifts to the human race, what is sweeter to a man than his children?

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief.

Henry Fielding, novelist

What is done to children, they will do to society.

Karl Menninger,

So long as little children are allowed to suffer, there is no true love in this world.

Isadora Duncan, dancer

The one thing I want to leave my children is an honorable name.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

The creative adult is the child who has survived.

Ursula K. Le Guin, writer

A child is a beam of sunlight from the Infinite and Eternal, with possibilities of virtue and vice- but as yet unstained.

Lyman Abbott, author

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar, author

Kids use to ask where they came from, now they tell you where to go


The best way for a man to train up a child in the way he should go is to travel that way himself.


Families with babies and families without babies are sorry for each other.

Edward W. Howe,

Kids are wonderful, but I like mine barbecued.

Bob Hope, comedian

I never see any difference in boys. I only know two sorts of boys. Mealy boys and beef-faced boys.

Charles Dickens, writer

Girls are so queer you never know what they mean. They say No when they mean Yes, and drive a man out of his wits for the fun of it.

Louisa May Alcott, novelist

The training of children is a profession, where we must know how to waste time in order to save it

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

Better a snotty child than his nose wiped off.

English Proverbs,

Good words will not give me back my children.

Chief Joseph, leader

In a big family the first child is kind of like the first pancake. If it's not perfect, that's okay, there are a lot more coming along.

Antonin Scalia, judge

This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own.

Aristotle, philosopher

Everytime a child says 'I don't believe in fairies' there is a a little fairy somewhere that falls down dead.

James M. Barrie, playwright

Childhood is the sleep of reason.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

The finest inheritance you can give to a child is to allow it to make its own way, completely on its own feet.

Isadora Duncan, dancer

Children always turn to the light.

David Hare, playwright

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.

Carl Jung, psychiatrist

You know children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers.

John Plomp,

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, writer

Pleasures are always children, pains always have wrinkles.

Joseph Joubert, writer

We inevitably doom our children to failure and frustration when we try to set their goals for them.

Dr. Jess Lair,

Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.

Franklin P. Jones, journalist

You see much more of your children once they leave home.

Lucille Ball, comedian

Even a minor event in the life of a child is an event of that child's world and thus a world event.

Gaston Bachelard, philosopher

There is a sanctity involved with bringing a child into this world: it is better than bombing one out of it.

James Baldwin, educator

Most of the people who will walk behind me will be children so make the beat keep time with short steps.

Hans Christian Andersen, author

Children need love, especially when they don't deserve it.

Harold Hulbert,

Education begins at home. You can't blame the school for not putting into your child what you don't put into him.

Geoffrey Holder, actor

There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all.

Jackie Kennedy, first lady

When I approach a child He inspires in me two sentiments:Tenderness for what he is,And respect for what he may become.

Louis Pasteur, scientist

Once you bring life into the world, you must protect it. We must protect it by changing the world.

Elie Wiesel, novelist

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