Children fill their family with joy and playfulness and this can be the reason for older people being so nostalgic about the times when they raised their children up. Children observe things in detail than the grown-ups do. They speak the most interesting information in the most innocent ways, because they have no idea about what would be the result of news they brought. Children should be brought in a peaceful atmosphere and parents must make them read books that will be the food for their thoughts.
We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
A characteristic of the normal child is he doesn't act that way very often.
A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer.
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.
Children are one third of our population and all of our future.
Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man.
Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky.
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.
Children make you want to start life over.
Like fruit, children are sweetest just before they turn bad.
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.
Children seldom misquote. In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn't have said.
While we try to teach our children all about life,
Our children teach us what life is all about.
Children find everything in nothing; men find nothing in everything.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Anyone who thinks the art of conversation is dead ought to tell a child to go to bed.
The only thing worth stealing is a kiss from a sleeping child.
There's nothing that can help you understand your beliefs more than trying to explain them to an inquisitive child.
If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.
There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million.
The real menace in dealing with a five-year-old is that in no time at all you begin to sound like a five-year-old.
Any kid will run any errand for you if you ask at bedtime.
A three year old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a fifty-six dollar set of swings as it does out of finding a small green worm.