88 Quotes About Children

  • "You can't be too careful what you tell a child because you never know what he'll take hold of and spend the rest of his life remembering you by."

    - Frederick Buechner
    Topics: Discretion, Children


  • "In times of struggle and failure, we need to do more than pronounce judgment on what's wrong and enforce punishment. We need to talk, discuss, question, evaluate, engage, and interact with our teenagers, hoping that God will use these moments of opportunity to open their eyes a little more to who they really are and to their constant need for Christ."

    - Paul David Tripp
    Topics: Struggles, Children


  • "Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they are going to catch you in next."

    - Henry Ward Beecher
    Topics: Children


  • "I'm pro-life. I'll do all I can to see every baby is created with a future and potential."

    - Sarah Palin
    Topics: Abortion, Children, The Future


  • "There is a practical error very common among God's people. All of them profess to believe that the Holy Spirit may convert souls at any age, and that conversion cannot take place too soon; while yet they do not look for the conversion of children with the same lively faith that they manifest in asking and expecting the Holy Spirit to change those who are of riper years."

    - Andrew Bonar
    Topics: Children, Conversion


  • "Children are very quick observers; very quick in seeing through some kinds of hypocrisy, very quick in finding out what you really think and feel, very quick in adopting all your ways and opinions. You will often discover that, as the father is, so is the son."

    - J. C. Ryle
    Topics: Children


  • "Men are never manlier than when they are tender with their children - whether holding a baby in their arms, loving their grade-schooler, or hugging their teenager or adult children."

    - R. Kent Hughes
    Topics: Men, Children


  • "Though he is all grown up that small boy still haunts my dreams."

    - Judy Harrell
    Topics: Dreams, Children


  • "Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children."

    - Chuck Swindoll
    Topics: Children


  • "He has seen but little of life who does not discern everywhere the effect of early education on men's opinions and habits of thinking. Children bring out of the nursery that which displays itself throughout their lives."

    - Richard Cecil
    Topics: Children, Life, Education


  • "Everyone knows that by far the happiest and universally enjoyable age of man is the first. What is there about babies which makes us hug and kiss and fondle them, so that even an enemy would give them help at that age?"

    - Desiderius Erasmus
    Topics: Children, Age, Enemies


  • "If we would amend the world we should mend ourselves; and teach our children to be, not what we are, but what they should be."

    - William Penn
    Topics: Children


  • "The worst attitude of all would be the professional attitude which regards children in the lump as a sort of raw material which we have to handle."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Children, Attitude


  • "When we let our children fly as arrows, we understand that we have been chosen by God to be the bow in their lives and point them in the right direction as we lead them to Jesus."

    - Crystal McDowell
    Topics: Children


  • "When we are out of sympathy with the young, then I think our work in this world is over."

    - George Macdonald
    Topics: Children, Youth



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