children quotes

In order for America to remain a global leader in innovation and opportunity, we must give our children a solid foundation in math and science.Kenny Marchant

Choose a field that will supply sufficient remuneration to provide adequately for your companion and your children. I bear testimony that these criteria are very important in choosing your life's work.Thomas S. Monson

We pay a price when we deprive children of the exposure to the values, principles, and education they need to make them good citizens.Sandra Day O'Connor

Having gone through what I went through, watching my family be torn to shreds and my children suffer immensely, I can't be the agent of doing that to someone else. I can't be the agent of causing someone to go to prison.Jack Abramoff

Nor is the suffering limited to children in developing countries.Carol Bellamy

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.Martin Luther King, Jr.

There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children.Nelson Mandela

Many foster children have had difficulty making the transition to independent living. Several are homeless, become single parents, commit crimes, or live in poverty. They are also frequent targets of crime.Charles Foster Bass

There are really good reasons to leave the workforce or work less or take a different job when you want to be with your children. I just want women - and men - to make that choice once they have the child. Not years in advance, because... they don't get the right opportunities. They give up before they even start.Sheryl Sandberg

As a parent, I have a job as a role model to my children, and by extension, to other young people.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

A friend suggested that I get a job at a children's book store so I could meet kids and read books, and that turned out to be the single best bit of advice I've ever gotten.Brian Selznick

The hardest thing about my job isn't the snake bites or the crocodiles, it's being away from my children. I have a really religious satellite phone call every day back to the boys, wherever we are, whatever time zone, to say goodnight.Bear Grylls

As a mom I know that raising children is the hardest job there is.Hilary Rosen

My job is to make sure that if you're a family in Florida, your children can get a good education and you have the opportunity for a job. That's my job and that's what I think about every day.Rick Scott

Women now have choices. They can be married, not married, have a job, not have a job, be married with children, unmarried with children. Men have the same choice we've always had: work, or prison.Tim Allen

One of the principal goals in my life has been to avoid embarrassing my children by doing the job I do. I hope I've managed to do that, and I hope that, with the job I'm in now, they are, if not proud, at least unembarrassed by it. I must say, my three are most agreeable children, who do nothing but delight me.Hugh Laurie

And I believe that if we can care about whether or not our neighbor has a good job or access to affordable health care for their children, and we move to implement the policies that can improve these situations, we will unleash vast amounts of human potential and recapture the American spirit.Tim Ryan

I've had four children and I've done a good job and I'm happy in life.Sadie Frost

My sister made certain choices about the life she wanted. Those choices include a steady job, a husband and children. But balance and stability come at a cost. It is harder for her to be spontaneous. It is harder to just up and leave.Simon Sinek

'Doctor Who' was my first telly job, and before that I did a lot of theatre in education, children's theatre.Sophie Aldred