215 Kids Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of kids quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about child day.

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The Most Famous Kids Quotes (Best in 2024)

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Kids want to saute, to cut the pizza, to see how the ingredients come together. If you let them do the fun stuff, they'll develop skills and interests that will stay with them forever. — Guy Fieri

I like kids' work more than work by real artists any day. — Jean-Michel Basquiat

Kids are at my level. I like goofing around with them. — John Goodman

All we can do when we think of kids today is think of more hours of school, earlier age at the computer, and curfews. Who would want to grow up in that world? — James Hillman

Children should enjoy the few years they have just being a kid. — Dwayne Hickman

If you don't remember childhood and you idealize it, you can't write books for kids because they're not real. Kids pick that up. — Robert Munsch

When The Muppet Show ended, we all sat around and said, what kind of television show would we like to do. We felt the need these days are for some quality children's programming. — Jim Henson

Nothing you do for children is ever wasted. They seem not to notice us, hovering, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks, but what we do for them is never wasted. — Garrison Keillor

I have a lot of stories about being a kid because it was the last time I was interesting. — John Mulaney

Kids look up to me. I'm not saying I make my music for kids, I do what I feel, its just a self reflection of how I am as a person and it relates to a lot of people. — Tyga

Short Kids Quotes

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  • In the end, it's not what you do for your children but what you've taught them to do for themselves. — Ann Landers
  • A kid once said to me "Do you get hangovers?" I said, "To get hangovers you have to stop drinking. — Lemmy Kilmister
  • I would rather be a little nobody, then to be a evil somebody. — Abraham Lincoln
  • Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself. — Coco Chanel
  • There was an old lady who lived in a shoe. She had so many kids... her uterus fell out! — Sayings
  • The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any. — Fred Astaire
  • All kids are born geniuses, but are crushed by society. — Michio Kaku
  • Christians are like a thirteen year old kid who still believes in Santa. — Jim Jefferies
  • That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up. — Walt Disney
  • We're just like you. Were not these older idols, you know, were just kids like you guys. — Brendon Urie

Top 10 Kids Quotes

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In the end, it's not what you do for your children but what you've taught them to do for themselves. — Ann Landers

A kid once said to me "Do you get hangovers?" I said, "To get hangovers you have to stop drinking. — Lemmy Kilmister

Don’t just teach your children to read… Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything. — George Carlin

A guy named Adolf Hitler won an election in 1932 ... and 50 million people died as a result ... what I learned as a little kid is that politics is, in fact, very important. — Bernie Sanders

We are lending money we don't have to kids who can't pay it back to train them for jobs that no longer exist. That's nuts. — Mike Rowe

I would rather be a little nobody, then to be a evil somebody. — Abraham Lincoln

I quit because I can’t stand seeing kids come to class hungry and needing shoes. I thought I could do more by organizing farm workers than by trying to teach their hungry children. — Dolores Huerta

When I was a kid, I said to my father one afternoon, 'Daddy, will you take me to the zoo?' He answered, 'If the zoo wants you, let them come and get you. — Jerry Lewis

When others kid me about being bald, I simply tell them that the way I figure it, the good Lord only gave men so many hormones, and if others want to waste theirs on growing hair, that's up to them. — John Glenn

Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself. — Coco Chanel

Kids Image Quotes

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Kids quote by Fred Astaire

The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any. — Fred Astaire

Kids quote by Michio Kaku

All kids are born geniuses, but are crushed by society. — Michio Kaku

Kids quote by Rodney Dangerfield

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

Kids quote I think it's necessary to let kids get bored once in a while
I think it's necessary to let kids get bored once in a while - that's how they learn to be creative.
Kids quote by Scott Adams

I love you like a fat kid loves cake! — Scott Adams

Kids quote by Emo Philips

I was the kid next door's imaginary friend. — Emo Philips

Kids quote Kids go where there is excitement. They stay where there is
Kids go where there is excitement. They stay where there is love.
Kids quote by Jim Henson

[Kids] don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are. — Jim Henson

Kids quote by Zac Efron

Personally, I was never the cool kid. I was always sort of a bookworm. — Zac Efron

Kids quote by Sayings

Kid ... Comics will break your heart. — Sayings

Kids quote A child needs your love most when they deserve it least.
A child needs your love most when they deserve it least.
Kids quote by Robert Kiyosaki

I still consider myself a little, fat kid from Hawaii. — Robert Kiyosaki

Kids quote by Luke Hemmings

We're all just kids who grew up way too fast. — Luke Hemmings

Kids quote by Sutton Foster

I was a very outgoing, gregarious, full-of-energy kid. — Sutton Foster

Kids quote The kids who need the most love will ask for it in the most
The kids who need the most love will ask for it in the most unloving ways.
Kids quote by Marguerite de Navarre

People pretend not to like grapes when the vines are too high for them to reach — Marguerite de Navarre

Kids quote by Coco Lee

I'm still a, you know, a silly girl... a big kid. — Coco Lee

Kids quote by Guy Fieri

Short of screaming-hot Thai food, everything can be suitable for kids too. — Guy Fieri

Kids quote Grown-ups are just kids with wrinkles.
Grown-ups are just kids with wrinkles.
Kids quote by Shawn Michaels

The Heart Break Kid does not rest in peace. He can stay up ALL NIIIGHT! — Shawn Michaels

Kids quote by Sally Ride

Our future lies with today's kids and tomorrow's space exploration. — Sally Ride

Kids quote by Jimi Hendrix

I'm gonna put a curse on you and all your kids will be born completely naked. — Jimi Hendrix

Kids quote My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give to ano
My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give to another person, he believed in me.
Kids quote by William Stafford

Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn't music. — William Stafford

Kids quote by Zig Ziglar

Kids go where there is excitement. They stay where there is love. — Zig Ziglar

Kids quote Who say we have to grow up?
Who say we have to grow up?

What Is A Child Quotes

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

Every word, facial expression, gesture, or action on the part of a parent gives the child some message about self-worth. It is sad that so many parents don't realize what messages they are sending. — Virginia Satir

Play is the highest expression of human development in childhood for it alone is the free expression of what is in a child's soul. — Friedrich Frobel

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

In spite of all similarities, every living situation has, like a newborn child, a new face, that has never been before and will never come again. It demands of you a reaction that cannot be prepared beforehand. It demands nothing of what is past. It demands presence, responsibility; it demands you. — Martin Buber

We are all connected. What unites us is our common humanity. I don't want to oversimplify things - but the suffering of a mother who has lost her child is not dependent on her nationality, ethnicity or religion. White, black, rich, poor, Christian, Muslim or Jew - pain is pain - joy is joy. — Desmond Tutu

To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child. For what is the worth of human life, unless it is woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history? — Marcus Tullius Cicero

Kids quote If you don't pass your values on to your kids, someone else will.
If you don't pass your values on to your kids, someone else will.

Just being a woman is God's gift. The origin of a child is a mother, a woman. She shows a man what sharing, caring, and loving is all about. That is the essence of a woman. — Sushmita Sen

We must not be surprised when we hear of murders, killings, of wars, or of hatred...If a mother can kill her own child, what is left but for us to kill each other? — Mother Teresa

What sets a canoeing expedition apart is that it purifies you more rapidly and inescapably than any other. Travel a thousand miles by train and you are a brute; pedal five hundred on a bicycle and you remain basically a bourgeois; paddle a hundred in a canoe and you are already a child of nature. — Pierre Trudeau

Actually, all education is self-education. A teacher is only a guide, to point out the way, and no school, no matter how excellent, can give you education. What you receive is like the outlines in a child’s coloring book. You must fill in the colors yourself. — Louis L'Amour

Child Day Quotes

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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. — Osho

If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace. — Thomas Paine

A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path. — Agatha Christie

Kids quote To be in your children's memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.
To be in your children's memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.

I still hear you humming, Mama. The colour of your song calls me home. The colour of your words saying, Let her be. She got a right to be different. She gonna stumble on herself one of these days. Just let the child be. And I be, Mama. — Sonia Sanchez

Every child should be taught to cook in school, not just talk about nutrition all day. Good food can be made in 15 minutes. This could be the first generation where the kids teach the parents. — Jamie Oliver

For it is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty Founder was a child Himself. — Charles Dickens

Kids quote Parents need to fill a child's bucket of self-esteem so high that the rest of th
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.

My heart leaps up when I behold A rainbow in the sky: So was it when my life began; So is it now I am a man; So be it when I shall grow old, Or let me die! The Child is father of the Man; I could wish my days to be Bound each to each by natural piety. — William Wordsworth

'You're Dionysus,' I said. 'The god of wine.' Mr. D rolled his eyes. 'What do they say these days, Grover? Do the children say "Well duh!"?' 'Y-yes, Mr. D.' 'Then, "Well, duh!" Percy Jackson. Did you think I was Aphrodite, perhaps?' 'You're a god.' 'Yes, child.' 'A god. You.' — Rick Riordan

The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise. — Alden Nowlan

At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child's success is the positive involvement of parents. — Jane D. Hull

Having Kids Quotes

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You know why men make more money than women? Because, in the unlikely event that we're both on the Titanic and it starts to sink, for some reason, you get to leave with the kids and I have to stay - that's why I get the dollar more an hour. — Bill Burr

My sister just had a baby, a little newborn. The kid is adorable, so cute. She wouldn't let me hold him, she refuses. She says, 'No way, Anthony, I'm afraid you're gonna drop him.' I'm 32 years old. Like I'm some kind of idiot. Like I don't have a million other ways to hurt that baby. — Anthony Jeselnik

In order to develop normally, a child requires progressively more complex joint activity with one or more adults who have an irrational emotional relationship with the child. Somebody's got to be crazy about that kid. That's number one. First, last and always. — Urie Bronfenbrenner

The problem in society is not kids not knowing science. The problem is adults not knowing science. They outnumber kids 5 to 1, they wield power, they write legislation. When you have scientifically illiterate adults, you have undermined the very fabric of what makes a nation wealthy and strong. — Neil deGrasse Tyson

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who'll decide where to go. — Dr. Seuss

I always tell kids, you have two eyes and one mouth. Keep two open and one closed. You never learn anything if you're the one talking. — Gordie Howe

You have the exact qualities God knew your kids would need in a mother. Each day, hold up your willingness and ask God to make you the best version of you that you can possibly be. — Lysa TerKeurst

Nobody cares that you're smart and nobody cares that your kids don't have bruises. — Jim Jefferies

Have you ever thought about registering as a sex offender just so your friends won't bring their kids over to your house? — Doug Stanhope

I like people who are still actively creating in their life, who aren't set, I don't feel like I'm set. And I don't have any baggage, for better or worse. I don't have any plants or pets or kids. I can lock the door and go. I need to be with somebody for whom that's okay. — Dana Delany

Kids Playing Quotes

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About a month ago some kids in my neighborhood were playing hide-and-go-seek and one of them ended up in an abandoned refrigerator. It's all anybody talked about for weeks. I said, 'Who cares? How many kids you know get to die a winner? — Anthony Jeselnik

I don't want you to play me a riff that's going to impress Joe Satriani; give me a riff that makes a kid want to go out and buy a guitar and learn to play. — Ozzy Osbourne

I never had a chance to play with dolls like other kids. I started working when I was six years old. — Billie Holiday

She and my uncle were very sociable and would have a lot of people over at night to play cards or whatever. The high spot of those evenings was when we kids got dressed up to do a skit or something to amuse the guests. I loved it. — Louise Fletcher

Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pele. I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man. — Pele

When I was a kid, I never saw a puppet show. I never played with puppets or had any interest in them. — Jim Henson

Besides the great concern over long-term damage to kids, the COVID-19 vaccines make the children acutely ill. Cannot play or participate in school or activities for days. Products should be pulled off the market, not injected into children! — Peter A. McCullough

I always want to be the best at what I do. As a kid, whatever I was doing, if I was playing football or whatever I was applying my energy to at the time, I always wanted to do it to the best of my abilities. And I was always interested in finding out how I could do it better. — Lewis Hamilton

I was considered the black sheep of the family, neighbours didn't want their kids playing with me. — Michelle Pfeiffer

In Moscow I feel most comfortable. I'm used to four different seasons; it's difficult for people in London to understand. People brought up in Russia like my kids want to play in the snow. — Roman Abramovich

Teaching Kids Quotes

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Giving kids clothes and food is one thing, but it's much more important to teach them that other people besides themselves are important and that the best thing they can do with their lives is to use them in the service of other people. — Dolores Huerta

There's no word in the language I revere more than 'teacher.' My heart sings when a kid refers to me as his teacher, and it always has. I've honored myself and the entire family of man by becoming a teacher. — Pat Conroy

More important than the curriculum is the question of the methods of teaching and the spirit in which the teaching is given — Bertrand Russell

Kids don't fail. Teachers fail, school systems fail. The people who teach children that they are failures, they are the problem. — Marva Collins

If kids come to us from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier. If they do not come to us from strong, healthy, functioning families, it makes our job more important. — Barbara Coloroso

Halloween is a liberal holiday because we're teaching our children to beg for something for free. … We're teaching kids to knock on other people's doors and ask for a handout. — Sean Hannity

The country is making a big mistake not teaching kids to cook and raise a garden and build fires. — Loretta Lynn

I teach at USC. I have a big class of 360 kids, only about a fifth of whom are film majors. I don't just show the Hollywood blockbusters. I show independent films, foreign films, documentaries. — Leonard Maltin

If you want to teach your kids about taxes, eat 38% of their ice cream. — Jordan Belfort

Anyone who keeps learning stays young. — Henry Ford

Kids Growing Up Quotes

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Encourage & support your kids because "Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them. — Lady Bird Johnson

When we are children we seldom think of the future. This innocence leaves us free to enjoy ourselves as few adults can. The day we fret about the future is the day we leave our childhood behind. — Patrick Rothfuss

For me, growing up, the downside of it was that as a kid you don't want to stand out. You don't want to have a famous father let alone get a job because of your famous father, you know? But I'm a product of nepotism. That's how I got my foot in the door, through my dad. — Jeff Bridges

Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing. — Phyllis Diller

If it weren't for Jesus, I would not be where I am today and my life would be without purpose. I've heard kids say they want to be just like me when they grow up. They should know I want to be just like Jesus. — Albert Pujols

Oh I love horror movies, yeah. I think my favorite movie growing up was 'The Omen.' I actually wanted to be that little kid. — Norman Reedus

When I was a kid growing up in the '60s, music was an outlet for enlightenment, frustration, rebellion. It was more about individualism. Today it's just like a big business. — Joey Ramone

I played cops and robbers and pirates and all the rest when I was a kid, but I didn't want to grow up and be an actor and play cops and robbers and pirates. I wanted to grow up and be that, be cops and robbers and pirates. — Sayings

Remember, the goal is not to raise great kids; it's to raise kids who become great adults. — Andy Andrews

It's all about self-esteem now. Build the kids' self-esteem, make them feel good about themselves. If everybody grows up with high self-esteem, who's gonna dance in our strip-clubs? — Greg Giraldo

Raising Kids Quotes

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Your children will become what you are; so be what you want them to be — David Bly

No kid in the world, no woman in the world should ever raise a hand against a no-good daddy. That's already been taken care of: A Man Who Destroys His Own Home Shall Inherit the Wind. — Dick Gregory

Don't let yourself become so concerned with raising a good kid that you forget you already have one. — Glennon Melton

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

We need to raise our artificially intelligent infants in a way that is different from our usual western approach. Rather than just teaching them skills, intelligence, and how to achieve targets, can we also raise them to be loving, caring kids? — Mo Gawdat

84% of working women say staying home to raise kids is a financial luxury they aspire to. — Chris Williamson

I lived in Beverly Hills for years. I always had a line, “I hate the rich.” From what I witnessed after living there for 15 years, these people just don’t raise their kids. I used to see the lineup of cars in front of the schools and it was all the nannies. — Andrew Dice Clay

I am so lucky to have really good parents. They didn't hesitate to let us go to L.A. They didn't hesitate, because they knew that they raised their kids the right way: to be able to live by themselves and not get caught up by L.A. — Jake Paul

Live your life. Do the dishes. Do the laundry. Take your kids to kindergarten. Raise your children and your grandchildren. Take care of the community in which you live. Make all of that your path, and follow your path with heart. — Dipa Ma

Your kids require you most of all to love them for who they are, not to spend your whole time trying to correct them. — Bill Ayers

Love My Kids Quotes

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No matter what, I always make it home for Christmas. I love to go to my Tennessee Mountain Home and invite all of my nieces and nephews and their spouses and kids and do what we all like to do - eat, laugh, trade presents and just enjoy each other... and sometimes I even dress up like Santa Claus! — Dolly Parton

My kids used to love math. Now it makes them cry. Thanks standardized testing and common core! — Louis C. K.

I love my wife, I love my kids. — Ted McGinley

I just do things I really enjoy. I enjoy acting. When I'm driving to the studio, I sing in the car. I love my work and my wife and my kids and my friends. And I think, 'You're a lucky man, Gregory Peck, a damn lucky man.' — Gregory Peck

I also sing about my mom leaving me a lot - a lot of kids have their moms or dads leave them, so they relate to that. I wear my heart on my sleeve, so I think that's what the kids love. — Ronnie Radke

I'm a fun-loving guy. I enjoy my life. I have a big kid inside me. — Kim Dotcom

Children do learn what they live. Then they grow up to live what they've learned. — Dorothy Nolte

I am a true 80s girl. I loved Kylie, Madonna, The Bangles and Human League. I fancied a couple of the Neighbours kids too and I loved Bros. God, I had terrible music taste. I’m getting a taste of my own medicine now, as my daughter’s been asking for some quite scary albums. — Donna Air

Life was tough for me. When I was a kid, nobody played with me because they thought I looked ugly with my extra thumb. It pained me. So once I thought of getting it surgically removed. But I didn't. Slowly, I realized that the exterior is not the criterion for love and success. — Hrithik Roshan

Probably not for about 10 years, because I've got so much to do before then, but I really want to have four kids ... I'd love them to have adorable little American accents, but I do want to bring my kids up in Australia; it's such a good lifestyle. — Margot Robbie

Kids Movie Quotes

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You must understand as a kid of color in those days, the Harlem Globetrotters were like being movie stars. — Wilt Chamberlain

When I was a kid, if a guy got killed in a western movie I always wondered who got his horse. — George Carlin

Hokey religions and ancient weapons are no match for a good blaster at your side, kid. — Harrison Ford

Well, I took a sabbatical. I walked away from shooting movies because I couldn't handle the travel. I'm a single parent. I had young kids, and I found that keeping in touch with them from hotel rooms and airports wasn't working for me. So I stopped. — Rick Moranis

No! Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try. — George Lucas

When I was a kid, I would make kung fu movies with the kids in the neighborhood, and I would be the guy behind the camera directing everybody, but they were all very silly little shorts and comedy bits. — Dan Fogler

Every other movie is one of those action things. I mean, 'Lost in Space'? A bunch of good actors running around shooting at special effects on a soundstage? I took my kids to see that and felt like I was on an acid trip. — Tom Berenger

Making movies is eating candy. It's a very expensive candy, so you value when you can do it. So when you can do it twice at once, it's like, you know, a kid in a candy store! — Phillip Noyce

Movies these days have made killers into funny people. What's that all about? I've got kids and family and friends, and I don't like bad things. I don't think they're funny, and it's irresponsible to make movies that don't show you how that's not good. — Billy Bob Thornton

I used to have a lot of recurring dreams about Captain Hook when I was a little kid, which I remember very vividly. But I think I just really liked Peter Pan a lot, and 'Hook' was my favorite movie. — Cristin Milioti

Kids Love Quotes

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I love you like a fat kid love cake. — 50 Cent

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I love you like a fat kid loves cake! — Scott Adams

Men should always change diapers. It's a very rewarding experience. It's mentally cleansing. It's like washing dishes, but imagine if the dishes were your kids, so you really love the dishes. — Chris Martin

Ever since I was a kid, I have loved the Moon. It's always there and continues to inspire humanity. — Yusaku Maezawa

OJ Simpson was in a different kind of courtroom this week attempting to regain custody of his two children. In order to prove to the court how much he loves his kids, OJ pointed out quote 'Hey, they're still alive, aren't they?' — Norm MacDonald

We need to create schools that are organized to meet the needs of the kids they serve instead of what we've been doing. We expect kids to adjust to the schools and if they can't, we say something is wrong with the child - instead of focusing on engagement and nurturing the love of learning in kids. — Pedro Noguera

From the time I was 9 years old, I loved magic. I was an only child, and I think that had a big impact on me. I always had grown-up friends even though I was a little kid. I would take the train from Lido Beach into Manhattan, and I'd hang out in magic shops. — Rick Rubin

There's no love more intense than the love we have for our kids - and where there is intense love, there is also intense fear lurking beneath the surface. — Arianna Huffington

I've always loved the idea of changing myself, wearing costumes and disguises. It takes you back to being a kid, to dressing up. — Vincent Cassel

I don't remember who said this, but there really are places in the heart you don't even know exist until you love a child. — Anne Lamott

Healthy Kids Quotes

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Believe it or not, if we want our kids to be healthy and do well in school, we have to start with the oral microbiome. — Mark Burhenne

We can make a commitment to promote vegetables and fruits and whole grains on every part of every menu. We can make portion sizes smaller and emphasize quality over quantity. And we can help create a culture - imagine this - where our kids ask for healthy options instead of resisting them. — Michelle Obama

Teaching kids how to feed themselves and how to live in a community responsibly is the center of an education. — Alice Waters

We can aim to create a culture, where kids ask for healthy options instead of resisting them. — Michelle Obama

Proper school nutrition must be complemented by activities outside of the cafeteria. The decisions parents make to keep their kids healthy are critical in fighting this battle on the home front. — Tom Vilsack

Parents have a right to expect that their efforts at home won't be undone each day in the school cafeteria or in the vending machine in the hallway. ...Parents have a right to expect that their kids will be served fresh, healthy food that meets high nutritional standards. — Michelle Obama

I went from having the healthy hair that you have as a kid, to completely destroying it and frying it, and then actually having really healthy thick hair that I was proud of again. I just put an emphasis on what shampoo and conditioner I use. — Blake Lively

I told myself I would never stop skating. I would never stop riding bikes or riding motorcycles. I raced dirt when I was a kid; motocross. So it definitely keeps me in tune with my youth. I'm almost 40 years old and I feel like I'm 17 years old, and I feel like that's really healthy. — Matt Skiba

The number of kids affected by obesity has tripled since 1980, and this can be traced in large part to lack of exercise and a healthy diet. — Virginia Foxx

My problem, I try to teach my kids to eat healthy food. But you get a cantaloupe, and you don't know when it's going to come of age. You have no idea - that period between when it's like, hard as a rock to when it's smushy inside, is about ten minutes. — Paula Poundstone

Books For Kids Quotes

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Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not. — Dr. Seuss

Anything can happen, child. Anything can be. — Shel Silverstein

When I say to a parent, "read to a child", I don't want it to sound like medicine. I want it to sound like chocolate. — Mem Fox

Once you learn to read, you will be forever free. — Frederick Douglass

Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly. — Francis Bacon

The greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. — Roald Dahl

Reading should not be presented to children as a chore or duty. It should be offered to them as a precious gift. — Kate DiCamillo

I think I write for reluctant readers. Of course I want everyone to enjoy my books, but if the kids in the back row who normally don't pick up a book are engaged with what I'm writing, along with the kids who are big readers anyway, then I really feel like I've done my job. — Rick Riordan

Decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves. — Anna Quindlen

The more you read, the more things you will know. — Dr. Seuss

Kids Easter Quotes

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'Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees Filled all the air with fragrance and with joy. — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life. — S. D Gordon

I'm a little hoarse tonight. I've been living in Chicago for the past two months, and you know how it is, yelling for help on the way home every night. Things are so tough in Chicago that at Easter time, for bunnies the little kids use porcupines. — Fred Allen

For I remember it is Easter morn, And life and love and peace are all new born. — Alice Freeman Palmer

But from this earth, this grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust. — Walter Raleigh

Well pleaseth me the sweet time of Easter. That maketh the leaf and the flower come out. — Bertran de Born

I loved raising my kids. I loved the process, the dirt of it, the tears of it, the frustration of it, Christmas, Easter, birthdays, growth charts, pediatrician appointments. I loved all of it. — Jane Elliott

Anyone can be sentimental about the nativity; any fool can feel like a Christian at Christmas. But Easter is the main event; if you don’t believe in the resurrection, you’re not a believer." “If you don’t believe in Easter,” Owen Meany said. “Don’t kid yourself—Don’t call yourself a Christian. — John Irving

They have Easter egg hunts in Philadelphia, and if the kids don't find the eggs, they get booed. — Bob Uecker

Death is strong, but Life is stronger. — Phillips Brooks

Kids Inspirational Quotes

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When my kids become wild and unruly, I use a nice, safe playpen. When they're finished, I climb out. — Erma Bombeck

I think what's important for kids to know is that your decisions here on earth matter, your behavior matters and how you treat other people matters. — Matt Damon

Most kids probably dream of becoming an astronaut. I was just the one that never grew out of it. — Christina Koch


You win with people, not with talent. So the quality of the people is very important in building your team. I always looked for people with a solid value system. Then I recruited kids from a cross-section of different personalities, talents and styles of play. — Herb Brooks

We would worry less if we praised more. Thanksgiving is the enemy of discontent and dissatisfaction. — Henry Allen Ironside

When girls are given the right tools to succeed, they can create incredible futures, not only for themselves, but also for those around them. — Meghan Markle

Manchester United has done an incredible job of building a young, talented, deep squad. — John W. Henry

Anyone who stops learning is old — whether this happens at twenty or at eighty. Anyone who keeps on learning not only remains young but becomes constantly more valuable — regardless of physical capacity. — Henry Ford

Whatever person kids relate to the most, I want them to call me that. Sp of Hannah's more who they find their inspiration in, call me Hannah. If they're more an average girl who wants to blend in with everybody else, then call me Miley. — Miley Cyrus

People Writing About Kids

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Read quotes by Ann Landers

Ann Landers

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Coco Chanel
quotes on age, fashion and perfume

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Read quotes by Lemmy Kilmister

Lemmy Kilmister
quotes on life, love and death

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Read quotes by Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln
quotes on leadership, success and education

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Fred Astaire
quotes on dancing, ginger rogers

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Jerry Lewis
quotes on life, leadership and education

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More Kids Quotes

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We go hard. In everything we do we're going to accomplish our victory and our goal. If it takes a day, a year, or 20 years, we're going to win. I haven't taken a loss because everything I've done has been a working process to win. From being a kid on them turntables to becoming where I am is not a loss. It's a blessing. — DJ Khaled

My girlfriend has the greatest story as to why she isn't religious anymore. When she was a kid, like 12 years old, her parents nailed a 25 pound crucifix to the wall right above her bed. About two weeks later, in the middle of the night, the crucifix falls off the wall and leaves a two inch gash in the back of her dad's head. — Anthony Jeselnik

Differentiation is classroom practice that looks eyeball to eyeball with the reality that kids differ, and the most effective teachers do whatever it takes to hook the whole range of kids on learning. — Carol Ann Tomlinson

Every maker of video games knows something that the makers of curriculum don't seem to understand. You'll never see a video game being advertised as being easy. Kids who do not like school will tell you it's not because it's too hard. It's because it's--boring — Seymour Papert

I'm tired of hearing all this talk from people who don't understand the process of hard work-like little kids in the back seat asking 'Are we there yet?' Get where you're going 1 mile-marker at a time. — Nick Saban

The kids from the streets don't want preaching or messages. They want what they can identify with. They want to hear about the reality of their situation, not fairy tales. They don't care if it's ugly; they just want reality. — Eazy-E

In my world, a woman was the most powerful thing that I knew. Still is. A woman made the money in my house; a woman made my food. A woman beat my ass when I wasn't a good kid. Women were behind a lot of what spurred South Africa toward democracy. — Trevor Noah

Some kids are so depressed at home and with how people treat them in school that they cut themselves. This happens all over the world - kids who don't want to kill themselves, but nobody understands how much they hurt, so they cut themselves with razor blades. — Chester Bennington

One of the greatest pieces of advice I've ever gotten in my life was from my mom. When I was a little kid there was a kid who was bugging me at school and she said "Okay, I'm gonna tell you what to do. If the kid's bugging you and puts his hands on you; you pick up the nearest rock. — Johnny Depp

Maybe we'll stop training our kids to stop looking at someone and automatically seeing them as Black or White or of this religion or that one etc, and instead, as a human being. Maybe we can stop forcing our ideas like, "I don't want them to marry this person because they are of this religion or this color" on them. — Immortal Technique

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