quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book.

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Spoiled children quote Don't just teach your children to read. Teach them to question what they read. T

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

At the core of liberalism is the spoiled child — miserable, as all spoiled children are, unsatisfied, demanding, ill-disciplined, despotic and useless. Liberalism is a philosophy of sniveling brats.

Never fear spoiling children by making them too happy.

Happiness is the atmosphere in which all good affections grow

Spoiled children quote A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason, to always be

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

What I’m saying is I think life is staggering and we’re just used to it.

We all are like spoiled children no longer impressed with the gifts we’re given—it’s just another sunset, just another rainstorm moving in over the mountain, just another child being born, just another funeral.

What children need is the conviction that satisfaction can and must be earned.

... Spoiled children do not learn the must.

Some children are spoiled and it is not their fault, it is their parents.

Spoiled children quote While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what li

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

We pamper the present like a spoiled child, obeying its superficial demands but ignoring its real needs.

The life of our class, of the wealthy and the learned, was not only repulsive to me but had lost all meaning. The sum of our action and thinking, of our science and art, all of it struck me as the overindulgences of a spoiled child.

I was a 'Duck Hunt' and 'Mario' guy, and stuff like that.

I was never technologically driven. I never had all the cool, new toys. I was the youngest child, I wasn't the only child, so I wasn't spoiled as a kid. And, we were on the farm, so we didn't have a lot. Also, with computers, I'm not very good with them. I just check my email.

Spoiled children quote Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.

Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.

Men rarely if ever dream up a god superior to themselves.

Most gods have the manners and morals of a spoiled child.

The world knows how to straighten out a spoiled child but never makes it up to a child deprived.

It is impossible to treat a child too well.

Children are spoiled by being ignored too much or by harshness, not by kindness.

Spoiled children quote Once you're grown up you can't come back.

Once you're grown up you can't come back.

I know that applause is food for the arts, but it ceases to be wholesome if administered indiscriminately; and the nutrition is so rich that, far from strengthening the constitution, it disturbs and enfeebles it. Stage beginners are similar to those children totally spoiled by the blind affection of their parents.

I must have been a really tough kid to corral.

I got disciplined quite frequently. I guess that would be the best way to say it. The rod, I wore out the rod. You know, Spare the rod and spoil the child? Well, I wore out the rod.

Spare the rod and spoil the child - that is true.

But, beside the rod, keep an apple to give him when he has done well.

Spoiled children quote Dont handicap your children by making their lives easy.

Dont handicap your children by making their lives easy.

Most gods have the manners and morals of a spoiled child.

Believe in miracles but don't depend on them.

When you hear kind word spoken about a friend, tell him so. Spoil your spouse, not your children. Never make fun of someone who speaks broken English. It means they know another language. To help your children turn out well, spend twice as much time with them and half as much money.

God comes right out and tells us why he gives us more money than we need.

It's not so we can find more ways to spend it. It's not so we can indulge ourselves and spoil our children. It's not so we can insulate ourselves from needing God's provision. It's so we can give and give generously (2 Corinthians 8:14; 9:11)

Spoiled children quote Children are not a distraction from more inportant work. They are the most impor

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

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I don't intentionally spoil my grandkids.

It's just that correcting them often takes more energy than I have left.

Boys are slobs... One reason is that mothers let them get away with it. Mothers are notorious for spoiling male children.

In a poll commissioned by Time and CNN, two-thirds of American parents said they think that their children are spoiled.

Spoiled children quote Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.

Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.

The artist is today and has been for many years, despite his absence of merit, simply a spoiled child. So many honors, so much money bestowed on men without souls and without education.

In the last year my wife has noticed me struggling to get downstairs on a Sunday morning. I've two young children and football has been so good to me over the years I don't want to spoil it.

Affection can no more spoil a child than the sun could be put out by a bucket of gasoline.

Spoiled children quote To laugh often and much, to win the respect of intelligent people and the affect

To laugh often and much, to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children... to leave the world a better place... to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.

Those who have lived in a house with spoiled children must have a lively recollection of the degree of torment they can inflict upon all who are within sight or hearing.

The American people are not cowardly.

But, living in prosperous isolation, they have been the spoiled children of modern history.

A drunkard is the annoyance of modesty, the trouble of civility, the spoil of wealth, the distraction of reason. He is the brewer's agent, the tavern and alehouse benefactor, the beggar's companion, the constable's trouble, his wife's woe, his children's sorrow, his neighbours scoff, his own shame.

Spoiled children quote Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of y

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

We live in a decaying age. Young people no longer respect their parents. They are rude and impatient. They frequently inhabit taverns and have no self control.

Spare the child and spoil the rod, I am not sellin' myself to god.

Could it be that those who were reared in the postwar years really were spoiled, as we used to hear? Did a child-centered generation, raised in depression and war, produce a self-centered generation that resents children and parenthood?

Spoiled children quote Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.

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

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I have often noticed that spoiled, petted children, usually have very little love for their parents, or indeed for any one but themselves.

you have to realize the white-supremacy boys are spoiled children.

'I want my way,' they scream, and like all spoiled children, they advance no justification for it except that it is their way.

I remember thinking quite logically that I didn't want to spoil my children with wealth and so that I would create a foundation, but not knowing exactly what it would focus on.

Washington, one feels in Washington, is the spoiled child of the republic.

Children should from the beginning be bred up in an abhorrence of killing or tormenting any living creature; and be taught not to spoil or destroy any thing, unless it be for the preservation or advantage of some other that is nobler.

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