children quotes

Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.Maya Angelou

My greatest blessing has been the birth of my son. My next greatest blessing has been my ability to turn people into children of mine.Maya Angelou

No, I'm not adopting any children.Jennifer Aniston

We need to think of the future and the planet we are going to leave to our children and their children.Kofi Annan

Having children with someone is the real bond.Francesca Annis

If all the rich and all of the church people should send their children to the public schools they would feel bound to concentrate their money on improving these schools until they met the highest ideals.Susan B. Anthony

Children frequently sing meaningful phrases to themselves over and over again before they learn to make a distinction between singing and saying.David Antin

You heard on all sides that the brightest Jewish children were turned down if the examining officers did not like the turn of their noses.Mary Antin

You went up to be examined with the other Jewish children, your heart heavy about that matter of your nose.Mary Antin

There was one public school for boys, and one for girls, but Jewish children were admitted in limited numbers - only ten to a hundred; and even the lucky ones had their troubles.Mary Antin

I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.Marie Antoinette

There aren't many poster children for cool angst. Everybody thinks it's cool if you're the bad girl.Fiona Apple

Children say that people are hung sometimes for speaking the truth.Joan of Arc

Parenting classes should be mandatory, whether you are adopting or not, and would include an evaluation of your current physical, mental and financial state as well as how ready you are to take on the rigors of parenthood. Our children are our most precious natural resource, and there is absolutely no other way to parent but to put them first.Dale Archer

Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.Aristotle

Three groups spend other people's money: children, thieves, politicians. All three need supervision.Dick Armey

If you have children, you don't want to have drugs and drinks in the house. It's just not good.Billie Joe Armstrong

As my children leave the protected parameters of the bay called childhood and enter the wavier seas of adolescence, I'm starting to get seasick.Kristin Armstrong

One of the best things about good mothers is that they remind their children to take care of themselves.Kristin Armstrong

If children have the ability to ignore all odds and percentages, then maybe we can all learn from them. When you think about it, what other choice is there but to hope? We have two options, medically and emotionally: give up, or Fight Like Hell.Lance Armstrong