The toddler craves independence, but he fears desertion.
— Dorothy Corkville Briggs

The fundamental job of a toddler is to rule the universe.
Lawrence Kutner toddler quote

The toddler must say no in order to find out who she is. The adolescent says no to assert who she is not.
— Louise J. Kaplan

I remember growing up always loving the guitar. I used to love to watch the people play on the Country Western shows on TV. My folks told me that when I was just a toddler, I used to pretend I was playing a guitar on a toothpick.
— Carl Wilson

My son's full real name is Duncan Zowie Haywood. As a toddler, he was called by his second name Zowie. But it was such an identifiable name during the Seventies that if I called him loudly in public places, everyone would turn to stare, so I started calling him Joey to take the pressure off.
— David Bowie