Childhood Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A.P.J. Abdul Kalam” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes, it’s better to bunk a class and enjoy with friends, because today, when I look back, marks never make me laugh, but memories do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Einstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ally Condie” float=”none” width=”100%”]Growing apart doesn’t change the fact that for a long time we grew side by side our roots will always be tangled. I’m glad for that.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew S. Garner” float=”none” width=”100%”]We see how early childhood experiences are so important to lifelong outcomes, how the early environment literally becomes embedded in the brain and changes its architecture.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Angela Schwindt” float=”none” width=”100%”]While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anne Frank” float=”none” width=”100%”]Even if people are still very young, they shouldn’t be prevented from saying what they think.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Bryson” float=”none” width=”100%”]I had always thought that once you grew up you could do anything you wanted stay up all night or eat ice cream straight out of the container.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”C.S. Lewis” float=”none” width=”100%”]Children have one kind of silliness, as you know, and grown-ups have another kind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carlos Ruiz Zafon” float=”none” width=”100%”]Whoever said that childhood is the happiest time of your life is a liar, or a fool.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chili Davis” float=”none” width=”100%”]Growing old is mandatory, growing up is optional.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christopher Moore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Children see magic because they look for it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Pelzer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood should be carefree, playing in the sun, not living a nightmare in the darkness of the soul.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Deepak Chopra” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dr. Seuss” float=”none” width=”100%”]Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”E.E. Cummings” float=”none” width=”100%”]It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edna St. Vincent Millay” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is the kingdom where nobody dies. Nobody that matters, that is.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth Lawrence” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colors are brighter, the air softer, and the morning more fragrant than ever again.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ellen Glasgow” float=”none” width=”100%”]The older I grow the more earnestly I feel that the few joys of childhood are the best that life has to give.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Flannery O’Connor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about life to last him the rest of his days.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Franklin D. Roosevelt” float=”none” width=”100%”]We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frederick Douglass” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”G.K. Chesterton” float=”none” width=”100%”]What was wonderful about childhood is that anything in it was a wonder. It was not merely a world full of miracles, it was a miraculous world.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Eliot” float=”none” width=”100%”]We could never have loved the earth so well if we had no childhood in it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George R.R. Martin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Summer will end soon enough, and childhood as well.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Graham Greene” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Harold Ramis” float=”none” width=”100%”]How one handles success or failure is determined by their early childhood. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Harry Edwards” float=”none” width=”100%”]We must teach our children to dream with their eyes open.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Heather O’Neill” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is the most valuable thing that’s taken away from you in life, if you think about it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Helen Hayes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is a short season.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jane Smiley” float=”none” width=”100%”]The fundamental condition of childhood is powerlessness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jerry Smith” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is the most beautiful of all life’s seasons.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Betjeman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Connolly” float=”none” width=”100%”]For in every adult there dwells the child that was, and in every child there lies the adult that will be.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John J. Plomp” float=”none” width=”100%”]You know children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Milton” float=”none” width=”100%”]The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Joubert” float=”none” width=”100%”]Children need models rather than critics.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julian Barnes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Memories of childhood were the dreams that stayed with you after you woke.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kahlil Gibran” float=”none” width=”100%”]You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kailash Satyarthi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood means simplicity. Look at the world with the child’s eye – it is very beautiful.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Katherine Anne Porter” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is the fiery furnace in which we are melted down to essentials and that essential shaped for good.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ken Hill” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is a promise that is never kept.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kinky Friedman” float=”none” width=”100%”]A happy childhood…is the worst possible preparation for life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lady Bird Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Malala Yousafzai” float=”none” width=”100%”]To every child I dream of a world where you can laugh, dance, sing, learn, live in peace and be happy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Malcolm De Chazal” float=”none” width=”100%”]Old age lives minutes slowly, hours quickly; childhood chews hours and swallows minutes. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Mead” float=”none” width=”100%”]Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marinela Reka” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is the light of our life, we must keep it safe within our hearts.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marion C. Garretty” float=”none” width=”100%”]A cousin is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martha Grimes” float=”none” width=”100%”]An idyllic childhood is probably illusion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mary Jo Putney” float=”none” width=”100%”]What one loves in childhood stays in the heart forever.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Max Muller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood has its secrets and its mysteries; but who can tell or who can explain them![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mehmet Murat ildan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every time you miss your childhood, ride on a bicycle![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Jackson” float=”none” width=”100%”]All of us are products of our childhood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Powell” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no land like the land of your childhood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mitch Albom” float=”none” width=”100%”]What is it about childhood that never lets you go, even when you’re so wrecked it’s hard to believe you ever were a child?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nelson Mandela” float=”none” width=”100%”]There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oliver Wendell Holmes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pretty much all the honest truth telling there is in the world is done by children.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oscar Wilde” float=”none” width=”100%”]The best way to make children good is to make them happy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pablo Neruda” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everything is ceremony in the wild garden of childhood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Patrick Rothfuss” float=”none” width=”100%”]When we are children we seldom think of the future. This innocence leaves us free to enjoy ourselves as few adults can. The day we fret about the future is the day we leave our childhood behind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Philip Roth” float=”none” width=”100%”]In my childhood I led the life of a sage, when I grew up I started climbing trees.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rita Rudner” float=”none” width=”100%”]When I was a kid, I had two friends, and they were imaginary and they would only play with each other.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert A. Heinlein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Brault” float=”none” width=”100%”]A child seldom needs a good talking to as much as a good listening to.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Brault” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the happiest of our childhood memories, our parents were happy, too.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sam Ewing” float=”none” width=”100%”]When you finally go back to your old hometown, you find it wasn’t the old home you missed but your childhood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Lover” float=”none” width=”100%”]There was a place in childhood that I remember well, and there a voice of sweetest tone bright fairy tales did tell.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Smiles” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is like a mirror, which reflects in afterlife the images first presented to it. The first thing continues forever with the child. The first joy, the first sorrow, the first success, the first failure, the first achievement, the first misadventure paint the foreground of his life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Woodworth” float=”none” width=”100%”]How dear to this heart are the scenes of my childhood, when I found recollection presents them to view![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sigmund Freud” float=”none” width=”100%”]I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father’s protection.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”The Wonder Years” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are things about your childhood you hold into, because they were so much part of you. The places you went, the people you knew.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Robbins” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s never too late to have a happy childhood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Stoppard” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhood is like being drunk. Everyone remembers what you did, except you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Children are one third of our population and all of our future.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”W.E.B. DuBois” float=”none” width=”100%”]Children learn more from what you are, than what you teach.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wendy Dale” float=”none” width=”100%”]Childhoods never last. But everyone deserves one.[/wpsm_quote]