✐ You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have for instance.
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
✐ It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
✐ There is no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million.
✐ Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
✐ There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.
✐ The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
✐ Children seldom misquote. In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn’t have said.
✐ A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer.
You have to love your children unselfishly. That is hard. But it is the only way.
– Barbara Bush, Former First Lady of the United States
✐ Children are the world’s most valuable resource and its best hope for the future.
-John F. Kennedy
✐ The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
✐ I have a dream that my four little 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.
✐ A mother’s arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
✐ Childhood: The period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth – two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age.
✐ We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them as God has given them to us.
-Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe