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Children Quotes

children quotes

We should aim for our children to be good people, and to live ethical lives that manifest concern for others as well as for themselves.Peter Singer

I've also long since realized that the way to really engage children is to give out prizes; it's amazing how it concentrates their minds.Alexander McCall Smith

I always tell my children, 'You have to face your fear. If not, it's like running from a dog that will bite you in the back.'Jaclyn Smith

When my first husband died, what I tried to do is to sort of, you know, try to bring some rationale to the circumstance and think about worse circumstances, and also open the door to what other women experienced when all of a sudden they were left alone. And particularly if they had children.Olympia Snowe

For my children, it makes sense to talk about modernizing Social Security, letting them create stronger personal accounts, letting them get a higher rate of return over the long run.John Sununu

Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily.Thomas Szasz

I think innocence is something that adults project upon children that's not really there.Donna Tartt

I know that in order to be considered successful, you're supposed to do two or three movies a year. I only work once every year-and-a-half, sometimes two years. I have children to raise.Meg Tilly

I'm trying to encourage my children's generation and the other ones coming to return to basic American principles.Stewart Udall

Victimizers of children are the enemies of any so-called society.Andrew Vachss

All the children in the school should learn the steps of everything, before they learn the thing, then they know which step they're doing better, because your voice is in certain steps and has to do most of the things that have been composed in those steps.Ninette de Valois

I don't want to be an absent mother. Otherwise, why have children?Indira Varma

We must, I believe, start teaching our children the sanity of nonviolence much earlier.Alice Walker

Research shows that parents are the single biggest influence on children - if you are worried about your teen and drugs, talk to them.John Walters

There can be no equality or opportunity if men and women and children be not shielded in their lives from the consequences of great industrial and social processes which they cannot alter, control, or singly cope with.Woodrow Wilson

I have always lived an ordinary life, and always will. It's who and what has to do with my job that makes it 'unordinary.' I cook, go to the supermarket, pick my children up at school.Kate Winslet

I feel very blessed to have two wonderful, healthy children who keep me completely grounded, sane and throw up on my shoes just before I go to an awards show just so I know to keep it real.Reese Witherspoon

Give me the children until they are seven and anyone may have them afterwards.Francis Xavier

Much of the misgiving that Muslims feel for the West stems from our strong emphasis on freedom, always a risky enterprise. I've heard some say they would rather rear their children in a closely guarded Islamic society than in the United States, where freedom so often leads to decadence.Philip Yancey

When I was eight or nine, there was a very scary case of a guy who murdered four children in my community. I had no conscious memory of it, but now I'm sure that we all must have felt for these kids. We must have felt it, but no one was saying anything. I wonder now how much that impacted on me without my knowing it. The past is never really past.Megan Abbott