Quote category: Children


Children need models rather than critics

Children

Joseph Joubert Permalink to Joseph Joubert quote

You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.

Children

Kahlil Gibran Permalink to Kahlil Gibran quote

Do not worry that children never listen to you. Worry that they are always watching you.

Children

Robert Fulghum Permalink to Robert Fulghum quote

Treat the earth well: it was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children.
We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors, we borrow it from our Children.

Children

Taoist Proverb Permalink to Taoist Proverb quote

I saw life through the eyes of a child as I watched him clean his boat before putting it into the lake. We can learn from children.

Children

Walter Rinder Permalink to Walter Rinder quote

Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their curiosity, their intolerance of shams, the clarity and ruthlessness of their vision.

Children

Aldous Huxley Permalink to Aldous Huxley quote

A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.

Children

George Santayana Permalink to George Santayana quote

Parents lend children their experience and a vicarious memory; children endow their parents with a vicarious immortality.

Children

George Santayana Permalink to George Santayana quote