children quotes

In America there are two classes of travel - first class, and with children.Robert Benchley

Children who cling to parents or who don't want to leave home are stunted in their emotional, psychological growth.Dirk Benedict

Children... are our legacy. Our responsibility. They are our destiny and we are theirs. The extent to which we fail as parents, we fail as God's children.Dirk Benedict

I knew I wanted children in my life. The acting was always in relation to it. Life at home is chaos. They're wonderful. They're such interesting human beings. I just love it. I'm lucky.Annette Bening

Were we closer to the ground as children, or is the grass emptier now?Alan Bennett

Children always assume the sexual lives of their parents come to a grinding halt at their conception.Alan Bennett

We were put to Dickens as children but it never quite took. That unremitting humanity soon had me cheesed off.Alan Bennett

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.William Bennett

Our common language is English. And our common task is to ensure that our non-English-speaking children learn this common language.William Bennett

It is a truism that children need more of Mother than of money.Ezra Taft Benson

The seeds of divorce are often sown and the problems of children begin when Mother works outside the home.Ezra Taft Benson

A woman whose life is involved in the righteous rearing of her children has a better chance of keeping up her spirits than the woman whose total concern is centered in her own personal problems.Ezra Taft Benson

Mothers play an important role as the heart of the home, but this in no way lessens the equally important role fathers should play, as head of the home, in nurturing, training, and loving their children.Ezra Taft Benson

Too often the pressure for popularity, on children and teens, places an economic burden on the income of the father, so mother feels she must go to work to satisfy her children's needs. That decision can be most shortsighted.Ezra Taft Benson

In America, people rarely stay in the town where they grew up, rarely stay in close proximity to their parents throughout their lives. You rarely find parents in their old age being taken care of by their children.Robert Benton

As children, our imaginations are vibrant, and our hearts are open. We believe that the bad guy always loses and that the tooth fairy sneaks into our rooms at night to put money under our pillow. Everything amazes us, and we think anything is possible. We continuously experience life with a sense of newness and unbridled curiosity.Yehuda Berg

In reality the world is as full of bad mothers as it is of bad fathers, and it is not the motherless children who become delinquent but the fatherless ones.Louis de Bernieres

What keeps me going is my children.Louis de Bernieres

Like many men, I am not ashamed to admit that my principal joys are domestic. I love cooking, and I love looking after my children. Indeed, the times that I have with them are the only ones when I feel unconditionally happy.Louis de Bernieres

I love all of my children equally, all of my printed books, and each one bears a special piece of me. But the one I'm most proud of is the one no one will ever see - the very first manuscript I ever wrote, back in 1990. It took me a year to do it.Steve Berry