Children quotes page 4
Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
The best things you can give children, next to good habits, are good memories.
Sydney J. Harris
Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and
When a child hits a child, we call it aggression.
When a child hits an adult, we call it hostility.
When an adult hits an adult, we call it assault.
When an adult hits a child, we call it discipline.
Haim G. Ginott
Just taught my kids about taxes by eating 38% of their ice cream.
It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father.
Pope John XXIII
I think most kids have a sense that it's not supposed to be this way. You're not supposed to
hate Monday, or be happy when you don't have to go to school. School should be something
that you love. Life should be something that you love.
If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.
Our children may learn about heroes of the past. Our task is to make ourselves architects of
Children reinvent the world for you.
Acting childish seems to come naturally, but acting like an adult, no matter how old we are,
just doesn't come easy to us.
The successful mother sets her children free and becomes more free herself in the process.
Robert J. Havighurst
Grandchildren are God's way of compensating us for growing old.
Mary H. Waldrip
Children have more need of models than critics.
Every family should have at least three children. Then, if one of them turns out to be a
genius, the other two can support him.
Don't worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
You have to love your children unselfishly. That is hard. But it is the only way.
Kids are always the only future the human race has.
If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as
Abigail Van Buren
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children
Instilling a sense of self-discipline and focus when the kids are younger makes it so much
easier by the time they get into high school.