There are times when the mirth of others only saddens us, especially the mirth of children with high spirits, that jar on our own quiet mood.
Give me the children until they are seven and anyone may have them afterward.
Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes, they forgive them
All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.
It is frightfully difficult to know much about the fairies, and almost the only thing known for certain is that there are fairies wherever there are children.
I think it well. for the man in the street to realise that there is no power on earth that can protect him from being bombed. Whatever people may tell him, the bomber will always get through. The only defence is offence, which means that you will have to kill women and children more quickly than the enemy if you want to save yourselves.
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.
Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
For children are innocent and love justice, while most of us are wicked and naturally prefer mercy.
Children should be led into the right paths, not by severity, but by persuasion
You know children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers.
So if you can manage it, you shouldnt touch your partner, except for the sake of having children.
A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.
Children are the anchors that hold a mother to life
For those slain at once.For those living through the months and yearsEnduring, watching, hoping, going each dayTo the work or the queue for meat or the secret club,Living meanwhile, begetting children, smuggling guns,And found and killed at the end like rats in a drain.
All men are my children. What I desire for my own children, and I desire their welfare and happiness both in this world and the next, that I desire for all men. You do not understand to what extent I desire this, and if some of you do understand, you do not understand the full extent of my desire.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone. This simple goodness shines straight from their hearts and only asks to be lived.
You see much more of your children once they leave home.
Any parent wants the best for their children. I am not going to make a choice for my child on the basis of what is the politically correct thing to do.
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
Once the children were in the house the air became more vivid and more heated; every object in the house grew more alive
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
Women are nothing but machines for producing children.
Libertarians love their children at least as much as the Democrats and the Republicans, probably more.
She was trusted and valued by her father, loved and courted by all dogs, cats, children, and poor people, and slighted and neglected by everybody else.
All children are afraid of the night; when they grow up, they are still afraid, but more afraid of admitting it.
Children really brighten up a household - they never turn the lights off
All children alarm their parents, if only because you are forever expecting to encounter yourself.
When I look into the eyes of my Prince, and my daughter Paris, I see miracles and I see beauty.
One of the best lessons children learn through video games is standing still will get them killed quicker than anything else
Those who have come alive out of a blood-bath live longer and have more children.
Having children makes you no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.
Before I would hurt a child, I would slit my wrists.
We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with playthings.
Children are our second chance to have a great parent-child relationship
Children love to be alone because alone is where they know themselves, and where they dream.
Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their curiosity, their intolerance of shams, the clarity and ruthlessness of their vision.
Children will not remember you for the material things you provided but for the feeling that you cherished them.
One of the conveniences in life is to have less children.
Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of humanity.
Philistine must have originally meant, in the mind of those who invented the nickname, a strong, dogged, unenlightened opponent of the children of the light.
Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the basis of education. Boys and girls should be taught to use their hands to make something, and they would be less apt to destroy and be mischievous.
The smallest children are nearest to God, as the smallest planets are nearest the sun
[R]arely is the question asked, . our. is our children learning?
Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky.
Children are not casual guests in our home. They have been loaned to us temporarily for the purpose of loving them and instilling a foundation of values on which their future lives will be built.
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they are going to catch you in next.
Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children.
As long as you know that most men are like children, you know everything.