Quotes of Children

  1. If you're a young couple when you start out and are both working, trying to raise children that is tough. – Eric Braeden
  2. We have very specific rules about how we go to market with children and I think they are very responsible. – Jim Cantalupo
  3. I think children have talent and insight, but it gets beaten out of them. – Rita Dove
  4. The President's proposed privatization plan would jeopardize that security by cutting guaranteed benefits for future retirees and endangering the benefits of current retirees, people with disabilities, and children who have lost a parent. – Chaka Fattah
  5. What do we tell our children Haste makes waste. Look before you leap. Stop and think. Don't judge a book by its cover. We believe that we are always better off gathering as much information as possible and spending as much time as possible in deliberation. – Malcolm Gladwell
  6. It doesn't seem to me strange that children should like the macabre, the sensational, and the forbidden. – Anthony Hecht
  7. It's a very, very fascinating story for me, cause it's about a man who's been doing bad; bad things. And he's a father of four children in parochial school, he's a lieutenant of detectives, but he's in conflict with himself and with trying to do what's right. – Harvey Keitel
  8. So what it boils down to, in my humble opinion, is that we need to support the arts in schools, and at every other level in the education of children – Phil Lesh
  9. I really owe everything to my parents and their devotion and drive to see to it that their children had the education which led to the opportunities that they never were able to have. – George J. Mitchell
  10. The death of Mrs. Lincoln was a serious loss to her husband and children Abraham's sister Sarah was only eleven years old, and the tasks and cares of the little household were altogether too heavy for her years and experience. – John George Nicolay
  11. We pay a price when we deprive children of the exposure to the values, principles, and education they need to make them good citizens. – Sandra Day O'Connor
  12. We are the children of a technological age. We have found streamlined ways of doing much of our routine work. Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not changed. – Lawrence Clark Powell
  13. Children are the most wonderful audiences. What's struck me most is that that they watch it so silently, until the end when they shriek and shout and clap. – Emma Thompson
  14. I call upon my God to judge me, he knows that I love my friends and above all others my wife and children the, oppinion of the world to contrary notwithstanding. – Stand Watie
  15. In the past, children learned their values at home, reinforced by organizations such as the Boy Scouts and, of course, their church or synagogue, but in all too many families that is no longer the case. – Paul Weyrich

Usage examples for Children

  1. Better go back home to your children Mrs. Johnson. – The Story of a Doctor's Telephone--Told by His Wife by Ellen M. Firebaugh
  2. I'm not going to stay at home and just help with the children – The Head Girl at the Gables by Angela Brazil
  3. But he did not see the children – Harding's luck by E. [Edith] Nesbit
  4. The men are just the same as the women and children – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn
  5. But what of the children – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  6. My children hear me! – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  7. What is to be done with the children – After a Shadow, and Other Stories by T. S. Arthur
  8. The mother of my children – Five Little Plays by Alfred Sutro
  9. Bring the children of course. – The Prairie Mother by Arthur Stringer
  10. A care- craz'd mother of a many children – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  11. And the children go to school and have a chance. – Editorials-from-the-Hearst-Newspapers by Brisbane, Arthur
  12. He never saw the children again. – The Children's Pilgrimage by L. T. Meade
  13. Do you think one of my children might go with me?... – Poems Chiefly From Manuscript by John Clare
  14. Mother, what will the other children say? – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  15. Or mebbe she's a- teachin' the children – On the Church Steps by Sarah C. Hallowell
  16. I'm sure the other children will want to help when they hear about the Jordans. – Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun by Mabel C. Hawley
  17. As for me, nothing on earth would make me so happy as to see your children – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  18. You've- you've got the children yet. – Joe Wilson and His Mates by Henry Lawson
  19. And how long did Eriphyle live with Amphiaraus, and was the mother of children and of many? – A Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus With the Encheiridion by Epictetus
  20. It is a different sort of life from that which we have encouraged any of our children to look forward to. – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall

Rhymes for Children

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