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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Picture quote by Peter Pan about children

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

  4. Picture quote by Margaret Mead about children

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

  5. 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

  6. Picture quote by Robert A. Heinlein about children

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

  7. Picture quote by Margaret Mead about think

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

  8. 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.

  9. Picture quote about children

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

  10. Picture quote by Lady Bird Johnson about future

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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. Picture quote by Lady Bird Johnson about children

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

  14. 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

  15. Picture quote about children

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

  16. 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.

  17. 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

  18. Picture quote by Marianne Williamson about children

    Children are happy because they don't have a file in their mind called "All the things that could go wrong". ⏤ Marianne Williamson

  19. 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

  20. Picture quote about children

    There are two gifts we should give our children, one is roots and the other is wings

  21. Picture quote about love

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

  22. Picture quote about child

    Parents need to fill a child's bucket of self-esteem so high that the rest of the world can't poke enough holes to drain it dry.

  23. Picture quote about children

    Children who read, become adults who think.

  24. Picture quote by Frank Sonnenberg about values

    If you don't pass your values on to your kids, someone else will. ⏤ Frank Sonnenberg

  25. Picture quote by Temple Grandin about children

    There needs to be a lot more emphasis on what a child can do instead of what he cannot do. ⏤ Temple Grandin

What are the best children quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about children of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best children quotations. Top children sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Napoleon Hill

It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.

Frederick Douglass

Children learn to smile from their parents.

Shinichi Suzuki

I haven't inherited the earth from my parents, I am borrowing it from my children.

Mark Udall

Isn't it strange that its easier to be gentle with the feelings of people we care less about than those of our children, whom we love so much?

Stephanie Martson

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've learned that regardless of your relationship with your parents, you'll miss them when they're gone from your life.

Maya Angelou

A children's story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children's story in the slightest.

C. S. Lewis

Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them.

P. J. O'Rourke

Deep inside us, we know what every family therapist knows: the problems between the parents become the problems within the children.

Roger Gould

Live so that when your children think of fairness, caring, and integrity, they think of you.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

The most interesting information come from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.

Mark Twain

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

Thomas Paine

All of our children have so much potential. All of our children deserve a chance at life.

Joe Baca

Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys; look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death.

Sun Tzu

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

Basically the children who watch it just see the little characters they love, and so they're not discerning about whether it looks great or it's a great story or anything.

Don Bluth

I only have so much energy, so something had to go. This is why, at the end of the day, I've preserved my sanity for the children and also manage to do my best at work.

Kiri Te Kanawa

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

James Baldwin

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

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

Bible proverbs

Recommend virtue to your children; it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.

Ludwig van Beethoven

A rich child often sits in a poor mothers lap.


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

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

Maya Angelou

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

Wayne Dyer

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

Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.

Khalil Gibran

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

If we want our children to value education, then we must show our appreciation for knowledge.

Brad Sherman

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

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

Pablo Picasso

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

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Your children need your presence more than your presents.

Jesse Jackson

The wildest colts make the best horses.


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

Jackie Kennedy

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


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

English Proverbs

A child miseducated is a child lost.

John F. Kennedy

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


Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.

Mary Ellen Chase

Curiouser and curiouser.

Lewis Carroll

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

Erma Bombeck

Adults are obsolete children.

Dr. Seuss

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

Lady Bird Johnson

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

Oscar Wilde

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

John Ruskin

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

Alexander Chase

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.

Ernest Dimnet

I am certain that the Lord, who notes the fall of a sparrow, looks with compassion upon those who have been called upon to part, even temporarily, from their precious children.

Thomas S. Monson

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

Wangari Maathai

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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


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

Orson Scott Card

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

Rodney Dangerfield

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

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

Marie Curie

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

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

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

Erma Bombeck

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

The child is the father of the man.

William Wordsworth

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

Isadora Duncan

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

Karl Menninger

When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief.

Henry Fielding

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

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

Peter De Vries

We believed in our idea - a family park where parents and children could have fun- together.

Walt Disney

I think that discipline is so much of an important part of being a parent. Because it's very, very important to teach your children to take responsibility for their actions.

Cheryl Ladd

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

My music is best understood by children and animals.

Igor Stravinsky

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

Walt Disney

A life-long blessing for children is to fill them with warm memories of times together. Happy memories become treasures in the heart to pull out on the tough days of adulthood.

Charlotte Davis Kasl

Children need models rather than critics.

Joseph Joubert

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

Mario Puzo

Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.

Erik H. Erikson

A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do.

Lois Wyse

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

Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

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

Lyman Abbott

Where does discipline end? Where does cruelty begin? Somewhere between these, thousands of children inhabit a voiceless hell.

Francois Mauriac

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

Edward W. Howe

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.


Better a snotty child than his nose wiped off.

English Proverbs

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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

Charles Dickens

Kids are wonderful, but I like mine barbecued.

Bob Hope

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


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


We must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.

George Bernard Shaw

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

Zig Ziglar

We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up.

Phyllis Diller

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

Theodore Roosevelt

Children always turn to the light.

David Hare

Childhood is the sleep of reason.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Three of my children are medical doctors, they know at least a hundred times as much about your body as my grandfather knew, but they don't know much more about soul than he did.

John Templeton

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