Top 25 Children Quotations

  1. “You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.”
    — Franklin P. Adams
  2. “A child reminds us that playtime is an essential part of our daily routine.”
    — Anonymous
  3. “Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.”
    — Aristotle
  4. “Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.”
    James Baldwin
  5. “The best inheritance a person can give to his children is a few minutes of his time each day ”
    O. A. Battista
  6. “Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.”
    — Bill Cosby
  7. “There are three ways to get something done: do it yourself, employ someone, or forbid your children to do it.”
    Monta Crane
  8. “The children despise their parents until the age of 40, when they suddenly become just like them – thus preserving the system.”
    — Quentin Crewe
  9. “Your children will see what you’re all about by what you live rather than what you say.”
    Wayne Dyer
  10. “The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.”
    — Albert Einstein
  11. “We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.”
    — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  12. “Teach your child to hold his tongue; he’ll learn fast enough to speak.”
    — Benjamin Franklin
  13. “The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.”
    — Theodore M. Hesburgh
  14. “I have a dream that my four children will one day live in a nation Where they will not be judged by the color of their skin But by the content of their character.”
    — Martin Luther King, Jr
  15. “The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.”
    — Sam Levenson
  16. “Children need love, especially when they don’t deserve it.”
    Harold Hulbert
  17. “If you bungle raising your children, I don’t think whatever else you do matters.”
    — Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis
  18. “Children are living jewels dropped unsustained from heaven.”
    Robert Pollok
  19. “Good parents give their children Roots and Wings. Roots to know where home is, wings to fly away and exercise what’s been taught them.”
    — Jonas Salk
  20. “While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.”
    — Angela Schwindt
  21. “I think that maybe if women and children were in charge we would get somewhere.”
    James Thurber
  22. “Child rearing myth #1: Labor ends when the baby is born.”
    — Unknown
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  24. “Children seldom misquote you. In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn’t have said.”
  25. “Children are the sum of what mothers contribute to their lives. ”
  26. “When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.”
    Zig Ziglar

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