36 Children QuotesA collection of children quotes; may these quotes remind you of the treasures that each and every child truly is! Short quotes but ones that are full of wise words.
"Children remind us to use our imagination, to have fun, and to enjoy the simple things that life has to offer."
Lack of trust, whether justified or not, is a major cause of arguments between parents and children, and, later, between relatives. Responsibility breeds trust.
Rick Brinkman, Dealing with Relatives: Your Guide to Successful Family Relationships
"... good manners is the most important quality to be nurtured inside the home."
Claire Stranberg, Raising Kids With Good Manners
"Before you were conceived I wanted you before you were born I loved you before you were here an hour I would die for you this is the miracle of love."
I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection.
"We couldn't of asked, for a better first child, you've made true to all of our hopes."
Julie Hebert, Thankful For My Child
Baby Poems |
"Every baby needs a lap."
Fathers Day Poems |
"Children are likely to live up to what you believe in them."
Lady Bird Johnson
"My love for my child is unbelievable, I never knew I could love so much."
Julie Hebert, My Love For My Child
"Children are our most valuable natural resource."
"It seems to me that since I've had children, I've grown richer and deeper. They may have slowed down my writing for a while, but when I did write, I had more of a self to speak from."
"It's always been my feeling that God lends you your children until they're about eighteen years old. If you haven't made your points with them by then, it's too late."
Christian Poems |
"If you can't hold children in your arms, please hold them in your heart."
Mother Clara Hale
"Children are a wonderful gift . . . They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are."
"The best inheritance a parent can give his children is a few minutes of his time each day."
Orlando A. Battista
"Stop trying to perfect your child, but keep trying to perfect your relationship with him."
Quotes to Live By |
"A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it."
Frank A. Clark
"Nothing you do for children is ever wasted. They seem not to notice us, hovering, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks, but what we do for them is never wasted."
"Babies are always more trouble than you thought - and more wonderful."
"It is the nature of babies to be in bliss."
Inspirational Poems |
"In the sheltered simplicity of the first days after a baby is born, one sees again the magical closed circle, the miraculous sense of two people existing only for each other."
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
"Babies are such a nice way to start people."
"When you are a mother, you are never alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child."
Positive Thoughts |
"A new baby is like the beginning of all things-wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities."
Eda J. Le Shan
"A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for."
"A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on."
Poems about Life |
Children have a fresh point of view, and if you choose to, you can learn from them.
Judy Ford, Wonderful Ways to Love a Child
Children learn how to treat others from how they are treated themselves.
Hillary Rodham Clinton, It Takes a Village
To be fully well rounded, to be fully developed, and to really have the life that we hope for our children, I believe we need our children to grow in all four of these areas: smart, successful, nice, and happy.
Pat Quinn, How to Parent a Genius: Raising Kids that are Smart, Successful, Nice and Happy!
How we raise our children has a huge impact on how they turn out later in life.
Jasmine Miller, Parenting: Words They Will Remember: 10 Most Powerful Statements to Develop Lifelong Confidence and Self Esteem Among Children
Don't you love the spontaneity and creativity of children?
James C. Dobson, Bringing Up Boys
You can teach your child to have respect for others by inviting them to put themselves in other people's shoes.
Nicoline Ambe, Being Dad
Short Fathers Day Poems |
If you want to be a good dad, get to know your children and be involved in their lives.
Bethany Bridges, How to Be a Good Dad
Fathers Day Inspirational Poems |
Children are a bridge to heaven.
A child will still love you even after you tell them no.
Jake Slope, How to Be a Good Father
A Father Is |
During early years, kids take a lot of cues from the adults in their lives, including lessons about trust, honesty, problem-solving, making friends, and developing relationships.
Michelle Stewart, The Happy Family: A Blueprint for a More Joyful, Balanced and Fulfilling Family Life