Quote category: Children
Children need models rather than critics
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Do not worry that children never listen to you. Worry that they are always watching you.
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.
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 are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their curiosity, their intolerance of shams, the clarity and ruthlessness of their vision.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Parents lend children their experience and a vicarious memory; children endow their parents with a vicarious immortality.