Children Quotes

Parenting is the biggest sacrifice one can make. It's putting your life on hold to fulfill the promise of your children's tomorrow.
“Parenting is the biggest sacrifice one can make. It's putting your life on hold to fulfill the promise of your children's tomorrow.”
I love you. Never question that.
“I love you. Never question that.”
Children are mirrors, they reflect back to us all we say and do.
“Children are mirrors, they reflect back to us all we say and do.”
Teach your children they're unique. That way, they won't feel pressured to be like everybody else.
“Teach your children they're unique. That way, they won't feel pressured to be like everybody else.”
The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
“The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.”
Children make you want to start life over.
“Children make you want to start life over.”
If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them and half as much money.
“If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them and half as much money.”
While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.
“While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.”
Parents are the ultimate role models for children. Every word, every movement, and action affects. No other person or outside force has a greater influence on a child than a parent.
“Parents are the ultimate role models for children. Every word, every movement, and action affects. No other person or outside force has a greater influence on a child than a parent.”
Our children are watching how we live far more than they are hearing what we say. They are learning how to live by our choices, not by our words.
“Our children are watching how we live far more than they are hearing what we say. They are learning how to live by our choices, not by our words.”
Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they're already asleep.
“Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they're already asleep.”
Children learn more from what you are, than what you teach.
“Children learn more from what you are, than what you teach.”
Children are the anchors that hold the mother to life.
“Children are the anchors that hold the mother to life.”
Where did we ever get the crazy idea that in order to make children do better, first we have to make them feel worse? Think of the last time you felt humiliated or treated unfairly. Did you feel like cooperating or doing better?
“Where did we ever get the crazy idea that in order to make children do better, first we have to make them feel worse? Think of the last time you felt humiliated or treated unfairly. Did you feel like cooperating or doing better?”
To every child - I dream of a world where you can laugh, dance, sing, learn, live in peace and be happy.
“To every child - I dream of a world where you can laugh, dance, sing, learn, live in peace and be happy.”
You may think the grass is greener on the other side, but if you take the time to water your own grass it would be just as green.
“You may think the grass is greener on the other side, but if you take the time to water your own grass it would be just as green.”
Now is the time to make tomorrow's greatest memories.
“Now is the time to make tomorrow's greatest memories.”
When in doubt, choose the kids. There will be plenty of time later to choose work.
“When in doubt, choose the kids. There will be plenty of time later to choose work.”
Children will listen to you after they feel listened to.
“Children will listen to you after they feel listened to.”
Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy.
“Don't handicap your children by making their lives easy.”
A child's mental health is just as important as their physical health and deserves the same quality of support.
“A child's mental health is just as important as their physical health and deserves the same quality of support.”
A child can teach an adult three things... To be happy for no reason. To always be busy with something. And to know how to demand with all his might that which he desires.
“A child can teach an adult three things... To be happy for no reason. To always be busy with something. And to know how to demand with all his might that which he desires.”
I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.
“I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.”
A person's a person, no matter how small.
“A person's a person, no matter how small.”
Our days are happier when we give people a bit of our heart rather than a piece of our mind.
“Our days are happier when we give people a bit of our heart rather than a piece of our mind.”
Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.
“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”
Always smile back at little children. To ignore them is to destroy their belief that the world is good.
“Always smile back at little children. To ignore them is to destroy their belief that the world is good.”
We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.
“We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.”
It takes a village to raise a child.
“It takes a village to raise a child.”
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
“The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.”
If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.
“If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.”
If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.
“If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.”
Children re-invent your world for you.
“Children re-invent your world for you.”
One generation plants the trees; another gets the shade.
“One generation plants the trees; another gets the shade.”
Empathy is when a person accurately communicates that they see another's intentions and emotional state. It means watching our child's frustration and focusing on how life feels in that little child's body, while putting our own anger and agenda into the background.
“Empathy is when a person accurately communicates that they see another's intentions and emotional state. It means watching our child's frustration and focusing on how life feels in that little child's body, while putting our own anger and agenda into the background.”
Having a two-year-old is like having a blender that you don't have the top for.
“Having a two-year-old is like having a blender that you don't have the top for.”
A child miseducated is a child lost.
“A child miseducated is a child lost.”
Children make your life important.
“Children make your life important.”
A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer.
“A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer.”
Childhood is messy and beautiful.
“Childhood is messy and beautiful.”
The sign of great parenting is not the child's behavior. The sign of truly great parenting is the parent's behavior.
“The sign of great parenting is not the child's behavior. The sign of truly great parenting is the parent's behavior.”
A child is an uncut diamond.
“A child is an uncut diamond.”
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.
“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.”
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.”
There's power in looking silly and not caring that you do.
“There's power in looking silly and not caring that you do.”
One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.
“One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.”
Replace a goal of obedience with one of connection and trust instead. Children are drawn to follow those to whom they are emotionally connected. By parenting not for obedience but for relationship, kids are naturally inclined to follow your lead.
“Replace a goal of obedience with one of connection and trust instead. Children are drawn to follow those to whom they are emotionally connected. By parenting not for obedience but for relationship, kids are naturally inclined to follow your lead.”
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
“You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.”
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
“Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.”
One of the greatest titles in the world is a parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad.
“One of the greatest titles in the world is a parent, and one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad.”