children quotes

I have written, probably, more books for children than any other writer, from story-books to plays, and can claim to know more about interesting children than most.Enid Blyton

If one can judge from the letters that I receive, it would seem that there are many thousands of children who would like me to speak or to read to them.Enid Blyton

Because I practice often with my children at home.Andrea Bocelli

I listen to music every day for study reasons, and I confess that I have very little knowledge of what is going on in the hit parades around the world. I have no prejudices for any kind of music genre, and I listen with pleasure to many songs on the radio that my children already know of by heart, while I hear them practically for the first time.Andrea Bocelli

Studies show that children best flourish when one mom and one dad are there to raise them.John Boehner

Children make your life important.Erma Bombeck

I take a very practical view of raising children. I put a sign in each of their rooms: 'Checkout Time is 18 years.'Erma Bombeck

Somewhere it is written that parents who are critical of other people's children and publicly admit they can do better are asking for it.Erma Bombeck

No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed. I have known mothers who remake the bed after their children do it because there is wrinkle in the spread or the blanket is on crooked. This is sick.Erma Bombeck

All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.Erma Bombeck

It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows.Erma Bombeck

In general my children refuse to eat anything that hasn't danced in television.Erma Bombeck

Women are nothing but machines for producing children.Napoleon Bonaparte

A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done is for one of several of its children to give it a direction by dint of victories.Napoleon Bonaparte

Misdirected focus on paperwork, on procedures, and on bureaucracy frustrates teachers and fails to give children the education they need.Christopher Bond

Violence is black children going to school for 12 years and receiving 6 years' worth of education.Julian Bond

The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children.Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.Dietrich Bonhoeffer

I accept the Old Testament as more of an action movie: blood, car chases, evacuations, a lot of special effects, seas dividing, mass murder, adultery. The children of God are running amok, wayward. Maybe that's why they're so relatable.Bono

I'm just a regular guy. All these ideas that children shouldn't watch me, I'm going to be confusing, all this stuff, it's crazy.Chaz Bono