children quotes

People see I am a mother and head of a household. Today in Chile, one-third of households are run by women. They wake up, take the children to school, go to work. To them I am hope.Michelle Bachelet

Many children in the foster care system are often in the midst of a family challenge.Michele Bachmann

My husband and I had five biological children but we also have been raising 23 foster children.Michele Bachmann

He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief.Francis Bacon

Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.Francis Bacon

Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased by tales, so is the other.Francis Bacon

When it happened to us and it was all gone overnight, we said, 'We are in this together, we are healthy, our children are healthy and we can work'.Kevin Bacon

My mother brought me numerous times to visit Orton as a child, and I have visited the gardens with my children many times. Orton is a gem on the Cape Fear River and I am excited about our restoration efforts to bring it back to its original landscape.Louis Bacon

Sometimes children do forget their filial responsibilities.Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

We go fish, we also catch fighting fish, looking for birds and it was for kampong people, the paddy field was our the play field for the children.Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

I, talking about my children, of course I wanted them to succeed in life, they have to choose whatever job or occupation that they want, I will not try to influence.Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

I've had two children. I've had three boyfriends. I've had a lot of things happen that can change your opinions and values and philosophies.Erykah Badu

No one chooses to raise children alone.Erykah Badu

It's not that I bounce ideas off of my children as much as it is that having children has had a profound effect on the way I see the world. They have mined my soul. They've made me a better person and therefore a more empathetic writer.Julianna Baggott

I was a terrible father. The most I ever did for my children was to teach them chess. At least they got that.David Bailey

You have to kind of be invisible when you photograph children, so you use a longer lens.David Bailey

Being constantly with children was like wearing a pair of shoes that were expensive and too small. She couldn't bear to throw them out, but they gave her blisters.Beryl Bainbridge

I've never been drawn to the feminist movement. I was brought up to believe that men had little to do with the home or children - except to bring in the money.Beryl Bainbridge

When I got a telly we had no aerial, but I discovered that if I or one of the children stood by it you could get a picture. So I had to make a statue that could stand by the telly.Beryl Bainbridge

I have as many pictures of my vocal cords as I do of my children. I have a great ear, nose and throat doctor, and we look at them - if there's some redness, maybe I'll take a little time off.Anita Baker