Child Quotes

"The child who is not embrace...

"The child who is not embraced by the village will burn that village down to feel its warmth"
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โ€œWe can easily forgive a child who is af...

โ€œWe can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.โ€ - Plato
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"When you were a child, you were bursting with joy. Someone had...

"When you were a child, you were bursting with joy. Someone had to make you miserable. Today, someone has to make you happy. Time to go back from the muddle of the mind to the exuberance of life."
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โ€œThe day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

โ€œThe day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise.โ€ โ€• Alden Nowlan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 10
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"The child who is not embraced ...

"The child who is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel its warmth" - African Proverb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 18
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โ€œAs a child I thought love was supposed t...

โ€œAs a child I thought love was supposed to be a happy thing, but as I grew up, I learned it was actually quiet painful...โ€ -Unknown
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 28
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โ€œA child whoโ€™s unloved by his ...

โ€œA child whoโ€™s unloved by his village will burn it down just to feel the warmthโ€ - African proverb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 12
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What's worse than feeling that you aren't good enough, that you've never been good enough...

What's worse than feeling that you aren't good enough, that you've never been good enough, is when the person closest to you says that they don't believe in you, that they don't have faith in you. Nothing could be worse than that for an adult, let alone a child. - Anonymous
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 29
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"Something of the child's pure d...

"Something of the child's pure delight in creation survives in every true work of art." - Roger Scruton
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 04
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"Liberalism claimed that a village co...

"Liberalism claimed that a village could raise a child, but never got around to building the village." - Angela Nagle
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 07
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"Any book that helps a child to form a habit ...

"Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him." - Maya Angelou
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 23
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"Death is a natural event, ...

"Death is a natural event, and he who fears natural events is a child" -Marcus Aurelius
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 22
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โ€œAs a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I k...

โ€œAs a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I know things and must hint at things which others apparently know nothing of, and for the most part do not want to know.โ€ - Carl Gustav Jung
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 08
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"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise" - Alden Nowlan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 06
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โ€œExactly patriotic. My country, right or wrong. Which means nothing, ...

โ€œExactly patriotic. My country, right or wrong. Which means nothing, unless you admit your country is wrong sometimes. Loving a country that was right all the time would be common sense, not patriotismโ€ - Lee Child
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 09
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โ€œFor attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people. Fo...

โ€œFor attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people. For a slim figure, share your food with the hungry. For beautiful hair, let a child run his fingers through it once a day. For poise, walk with the knowledge youโ€™ll never walk alone.โ€ - Sam Levenson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 31
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"A wife who loses a husband is called a widow. A husband who loses a wife is c...

"A wife who loses a husband is called a widow. A husband who loses a wife is called a widower. A child who loses his parents is called an orphan. There is no word for a parent who loses a child. That's how awful the loss is." โ€”Jay Neugeboren
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 01
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"A new idea is like a ch...

"A new idea is like a child - easier to conceive, hard to deliver" โ€“ Ted Koysi
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 22
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โ€œThe parent-child connection is the m...

โ€œThe parent-child connection is the most powerful mental health intervention known to mankind.โ€ โ€” Bessel van der Kolk
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 02
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"Every child is an artist. The ...

"Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up." - pablo Picasso
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 14
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The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend,...

The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all others, charity. ...Benjamin Franklin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 23
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"One of the most obvious facts about grown...

"One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child." โ€” Randall Jarrell
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 30
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A Christian telling an atheist theyโ€™re going to h...

A Christian telling an atheist theyโ€™re going to hell is as scary as a child telling an adult theyโ€™re not getting any presents for Christmas -Ricky Gervais
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 12
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โ€œA childโ€™s shoulders were not...

โ€œA childโ€™s shoulders were not built to bear the weight of their parentsโ€™ choices.โ€ โ€” Anonymous
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 27
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โ€œIt took me 4 years to paint...

โ€œIt took me 4 years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a childโ€ - Picasso
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 17
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โ€˜I dream of giving birth to a chi...

โ€˜I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, โ€˜Mother, what was war?โ€™ - Eve Williams (Poet and writer)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 20
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"One of the most responsible th...

"One of the most responsible things you can do as an adult is to become more of a child." โ€”Wayne Dyer
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 05
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โ€œBeyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the univers...

โ€œBeyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe no less than the trees and the stars; you have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should.โ€ -Max Ehrmann, Desiderata
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 09
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"A child can ask q...

"A child can ask question a wise man can't answer." -unknown
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 14
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"A child that's being abused by its ...

"A child that's being abused by its parents doesn't stop loving its parents, it stops loving itself" -Shahida Arabi
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 20
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"The child who is not embraced ...

"The child who is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel its warmth." -African Proverb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 23
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"Don't limit a child to your o...

"Don't limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time." ~ Rabindranath Tagore
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 13
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โ€œItโ€™s alright, child. The future is filled with possibilities. And in more then one, and in ever...

โ€œItโ€™s alright, child. The future is filled with possibilities. And in more then one, and in every possibility, as long as you continue to walk and move forwards. There will always be love and happiness throughout every future. Tell your brother that. And do not forget to tell yourself as well.โ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 22
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โ€œYou must nurture kindness, like a newborn child. Or e...

โ€œYou must nurture kindness, like a newborn child. Or else it will be lost forever, and the trials to reclaim the lost kindness are of the harshest of realities.โ€ Cr. A.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 15
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"Christmas to a child is the fi...

"Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to Arrive"
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 02
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"A parent who chastsises their child for not already being good at something th...

"A parent who chastsises their child for not already being good at something they have passion for has no appreciation of the amount of time and effort needed to excel at anything. If they did then they wouldn't do something so stupid" - Ben NCM
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 02
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โ€œWe can easily forgive a child who is af...

โ€œWe can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.โ€ โ€”Plato
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 05
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"The child who is not embraced b...

"The child who is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel its warmth." ~ African Proverb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 14
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"We spend the first year of a child's life te...

"We spend the first year of a child's life teaching it to walk and talk and the rest of its life to shut up and sit down." โ€”Neil deGrasse Tyson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 22
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"One of the most obvious facts about grown...

"One of the most obvious facts about grownups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child." โ€” Randall Jarrell
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 10
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"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise" - Alden Nowlan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 02
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โ€œA child that is not embraced b...

โ€œA child that is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel its warmthโ€ - African proverb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 10
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"The death of a child is the ...

"The death of a child is the greatest reason to doubt the existence of God." -Fyodor Dostoevsky
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 02
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The only thing worse than ...

The only thing worse than dying from cancer is having a child whoโ€™s dying from cancer
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 09
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"A poet more than thirty ...

"A poet more than thirty years old is simply an overgrown child." โ€” H. L. Mencken
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 09
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โ€œScreaming at children over their grades, especially to the point of the child...

โ€œScreaming at children over their grades, especially to the point of the childโ€™s tears, is child abuse, pure and simple. Itโ€™s not funny and itโ€™s not good parenting. It is a crushing, scarring, disastrous experience for the child.โ€ -Ben Stein
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 07
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The creative writer does the same as the c...

The creative writer does the same as the child at play; he creates a world of fantasy which he takes very seriously.โ€ โ€• Sigmund Freud
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 28
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The child that is not embraced ...

The child that is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel it's warmth - African proverb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 11
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"Time has not stood still. It has washed over me, washed me awa...

"Time has not stood still. It has washed over me, washed me away, as if Iโ€™m nothing more than a woman of sand, left by a careless child too near the water." โ€” The Handmaidโ€™s Tale, Margaret Atwood
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 03
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"The child who is not embraced ...

"The child who is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel its warmth" - African proverb
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 14
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"So many paren...

"So many parents are their child's first bully."
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Be happy for no reason, like a child. If you a...

Be happy for no reason, like a child. If you are happy for a reason, youโ€™re in trouble, because that reason can be taken from you. Deepak Chopra
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 28
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"In every real man a chi...

"In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play." --Friedrich Nietzsche
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 09
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"Sometimes when stumbled across long childhood friends, we try to ...

"Sometimes when stumbled across long childhood friends, we try to avoid them. Not because we are afraid that they had forget about us. Mostly because we are afraid that we cant be the same child anymore."
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 06
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We can easily forgive a child who is afr...

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. By Plato.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 27
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"Many fears are born of fatigue and loneliness. Beyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with you...

"Many fears are born of fatigue and loneliness. Beyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees or stars, you have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should." Max Ehrmann
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 19
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"I must take issue with the term 'a mere child,' for it has b...

"I must take issue with the term 'a mere child,' for it has been my invariable experience that the company of a mere child is infinitely preferable to that of a mere adult." โ€” Fran Lebowitz
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 24
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"We can easily forgive a child who is af...

"We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light." -Plato
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 04
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"Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of ...

"Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is made clean again." --Dag Hammarskjรถld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 22
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Beyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with you...

Beyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees or the stars. You have a right to be here.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 02
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"Those who approach life like a child ...

"Those who approach life like a child playing a game, moving and pushing pieces, possess the power of kings." - Heraclitus
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 14
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Peace is the beauty of life. It is sunshine. It is the smile of a child, the l...

Peace is the beauty of life. It is sunshine. It is the smile of a child, the love of a mother, the joy of a father, the togetherness of a family. It is the advancement of man, the victory of a just cause, the triumph of truth. Menachem Begin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 24
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"I have the heart of a ...

"I have the heart of a child. I keep it in a jar on my shelf." โ€” Robert Bloch
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 25
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Hereโ€™s a bumper sticker Iโ€™d like to see: โ€œWe are the proud parents of ...

Hereโ€™s a bumper sticker Iโ€™d like to see: โ€œWe are the proud parents of a child whoโ€™s self-esteem is sufficient that he doesnโ€™t need us promoting his minor scholastic achievements on the back of our car." - George Carlin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 22
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โ€œBut then I have not totally accepted that I am n...

โ€œBut then I have not totally accepted that I am no longer a child. Once I do that I will have to accept responsibility for everything I do.โ€ -Carrie Fisher
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 12
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"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise." - Alden Nowlan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 01
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โ€œA child becomes an adult when he real...

โ€œA child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.โ€ - Thomas Szasz
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 21
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Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small c...

Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams. Ashley Smith
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 23
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โ€œDon't you understand that we need to be childish in order to understand? Only a...

โ€œDon't you understand that we need to be childish in order to understand? Only a child sees things with perfect clarity, because it hasn't developed all those filters which prevent us from seeing things that we don't expect to see.โ€ โ€• Douglas Adams
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 19
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"A childโ€™s first...

"A childโ€™s first teacher is its mother." โ€“ Peng Liyuan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 12
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