Inspirational Quotes for Children

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The words below offer inspiration and wisdom on the importance of children. Enjoy this page of Inspirational Quotes for Children.

Each day of our lives we make deposits
in the memory banks of our children.
-Charles R. Swindoll

The test of the morality of a society
is what it does for its children.
-Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Life, love, and laughter,
what priceless gifts to give our children.
-Phyllis Dryden

Every child is born a genius.
-Richard Buckminster Fuller

Children are the living messages
we send to a time we will not see.
-John W. Whitehead

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children,
they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.
-Thomas Edison

In the final analysis it is not what you do for your children,
but what you have taught them to do for themselves
that will make them successful human beings.
-Ann Landers

We must teach our children to dream with their eyes open.
-Harry Edwards

Your children will see what you're all about
by what you live rather than what you say.
-Wayne Dyer

Listen to the desires of your children.
Encourage them and then give them
the autonomy to make their own decision.
-Denis Waitley

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Whatever they grow up to be,
they are still our children,
and the one most important of all the things
we can give to them is unconditional love.
Not a love that depends on anything at all
except that they are our children.
-Rosaleen Dickson

Children need love,
especially when they do not deserve it.
-Harold Hulbert

Don't throw away your friendship with your teenager
over behavior that has no great moral significance.
There will be plenty of real issues
that require you to stand like a rock.
Save your big guns for those crucial confrontations.
-Dr. James C. Dobson

Children are like wet cement.
Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
-Dr. Haim Ginott

Children begin by loving their parents;
as they grow older they judge them;
sometimes, they forgive them.
-Oscar Wilde

Adults are always asking little kids
what they want to be when they grow up
because they're looking for ideas.
-Paula Poundstone

Children are the world's most valuable resource
and its best hope for the future.
-John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Children will not remember you
for the material things you provided
but for the feeling that you cherished them.
-Richard L. Evans

The child must know that he is a miracle,
that since the beginning of the world there hasn't been,
and until the end of the world there will not be,
another child like him.
-Pablo Casals

While we try to teach our children all about life,
our children teach us what life is all about.
-Angela Schwindt

Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.
-Henry Ward Beecher

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Listen to the mustn'ts, child. Listen to the don'ts.
Listen to the shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts.
Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me...
Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.
-Shel Silverstein

Sex education may be a good idea in the schools,
but I don't believe the kids should be given homework.
-Bill Cosby

Let us put our minds together
and see what life we can make for our children.
-Sitting Bull

Every child is an artist.
The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
-Pablo Picasso

The pursuit of truth and beauty
is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted
to remain children all our lives.
-Albert Einstein

We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives
teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve
telling them to sit down and shut up.
-Phyllis Diller

If you want children to keep their feet on the ground,
put some responsibility on their shoulders.
-Abigail Van Buren

The solution to adult problems tomorrow
depends on large measure upon how our children grow up today.
-Margaret Mead

There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child.
There are seven million.
-Walt Streightiff

Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world
is done by children.
-Oliver Wendell Holmes

The conscience of children is formed
by the influences that surround them;
their notions of good and evil
are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.
-Jean Paul Richter

Children seldom misquote.
In fact, they usually repeat word for word
what you shouldn't have said.

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