children quotes

Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they are going to catch you in next.Henry Ward Beecher

Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.Henry Ward Beecher

The dog was created specially for children. He is a god of frolic.Henry Ward Beecher

Recommend virtue to your children; it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.Ludwig van Beethoven

Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.Ludwig van Beethoven

I've been in movies with Meryl Streep, Jack Nicholson - but I was on 'The Simpsons,' and finally, in the eyes of my children, I was a star.Ed Begley, Jr.

However painful the process of leaving home, for parents and for children, the really frightening thing for both would be the prospect of the child never leaving home.Robert Neelly Bellah

We must ensure that while eliminating child labor in the export industry, we are also eliminating their labour from the informal sector, which is more invisible to public scrutiny - and thus leaves the children more open to abuse and exploitation.Carol Bellamy

For example, UNICEF works with governments to change legislation such as in India where a law was passed raising the age of compulsory school completion to keep children in school and away from the workplace for longer.Carol Bellamy

Children have in the past and continue to influence policy makers.Carol Bellamy

It's estimated that there may be two hundred and fifty million children in the world engaged in some form of exploitative child labour.Carol Bellamy

Northern Uganda presents a situation of extraordinary violation of the rights of children.Carol Bellamy

UNICEF has repeatedly called on governments to ensure basic services for children and this includes providing food where the need exists.Carol Bellamy

Corporate partners help UNICEF fund our programmes for children, advocate with us on their behalf, or facilitate our work through logistical, technical, research or supply support.Carol Bellamy

I came into a strong organization, and I hope I strengthened it more and expanded its capacity to deal with some of the challenges that might not have seemed as great 10 years ago, such as H.I.V., AIDS and children affected by war.Carol Bellamy

Thus the Convention is unequivocal in its call for children to be consulted, to have their opinions heard and to have their best interests considered when law and policies are being drafted.Carol Bellamy

When you have girl children they torture you!Pat Benatar

'Hell is for Children' is amazing to do every night and 'Promises in the Dark' and 'Love Is a Battlefied,' of course, but my absolute favorite would be 'Heartbreaker.' It's the one that started everything, so it has a very special place in my heart. And it still rocks every night! It's so fun to do.Pat Benatar

When you have girl children, they torture you! If at any moment of the day I ever think I'm remotely cool at all, which is hardly ever, I have two daughters who make sure that never happens. They say, 'Mom, you didn't really wear that?'' And I say, 'Yes, and pretty much everyone saw it.'Pat Benatar

Dachshunds are ideal dogs for small children, as they are already stretched and pulled to such a length that the child cannot do much harm one way or the other.Robert Benchley