Sep 202009

  • We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.  Stacia Tauscher

  • Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see. John W. Whitehead The Stealing of America, 1983

  • Children are one third of our population and all of our future.  ~Select Panel for the Promotion of Child Health, 1981

  • You are worried about seeing him spend his early years in doing nothing.  What!  Is it nothing to be happy?  Nothing to skip, play, and run around all day long?  Never in his life will he be so busy again.  ~Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Emile, 1762

  • In the United States today, there is a pervasive tendency to treat children as adults, and adults as children.  The options of children are thus steadily expanded, while those of adults are progressively constricted.  The result is unruly children and childish adults.  ~Thomas Szasz

  • Children seldom misquote.  In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn’t have said.  ~Author Unknown

  • What is a home without children?  Quiet.  ~Henny Youngman

  • Children find everything in nothing; men find nothing in everything.  ~Giacomo Leopardi, Zibaldone Scelto

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

  • It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.  ~Frederick Douglass

  • There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child.  There are seven million.  ~Walt Streightiff

Source – The Quote Garden

  One Response to “Children”

  1. Wonderful quotes!!! All are magnificent and so so true!!!! Thank you!! Cathy

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