You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Franklin P. Jones
Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.
Henry Ward Beecher
Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.
Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
Lady Bird Johnson
If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.
It takes a village to raise a child.
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction.
All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
Nothing you do for children is ever wasted. They seem not to notice us, hovering, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks, but what we do for them is never wasted.
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
The soul is healed by being with children.
The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.
If we don't stand up for children, then we don't stand for much.
Marian Wright Edelman
A three-year-old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a fifty-six dollar set of swings as it does out of finding a small green worm.
Hugs can do great amounts of good especially for children.
Princess Diana, Princess of Wales
Too often we give our children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.
The best way to keep children home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant, and let the air out of the tires.