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A child learns by growing, an adult learns to grow.
– Cristian Andrei Nica
A child learns lessons in life more from his unhappy parents than his happy ones.
– Vikrant Parsai
A child miseducated is a child lost.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.
– Groucho Marx
A child of my own! Oh, no, no, no! Let my flesh perish with me, and let me not transmit to anyone the boredom and ignominiousness of life.
– Gustave Flaubert
A child only educated at school is an uneducated child.
– George Santayana
A child understands fear, and the hurt and hate it brings.
– Epictetus
A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.
– Billy Graham
A child will behave as he has been taught. Tolerance is one of the first lessons to be learnt.
– Vikrant Parsai
A child's hand in yours -- what tenderness and power it arouses. You are instantly the very touchstone of wisdom and strength.
– Marjorie Holmes
A child, like your stomach, doesn't need all you can afford to give it.
– Frank A. Clark
A chinese philosopher once had a dream that he was a butterfly. From that day on, he was never quite certain that he was not a butterfly, dreaming that he was a man.
– Unknown
A Christian Family is God's Advertisement of His Kingdom to the World !
– Vijay Samuel Benjamin
A church is disaffected when it is persecuted, quiet when it is tolerated, and actively loyal when it is favored and cherished.
– Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay
A Church without Youth is a Church without a future. Moreover, Youth without a Church is Youth without a future.
– Pope Shenouda III, Pope & Patriach of Alexandria
A cigarette is the perfect type of a perfect pleasure. It is exquisite, and it leaves one unsatisfied. What more can one want?
– Oscar Wilde
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.
– Bill Vaughan
A city is a large community where people are lonesome together.
– Herbert V. Prochnow
A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again.
– Margaret Mead
A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly accumulated in the course of centuries, elements difficult at times to justify by logic, but justifying themselves as paths when they lead somewhere, since they open up for man his inner distance.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
A civilized man is one who will give a serious answer to a serious question. Civilization itself is a certain sane balance of values.
– Ezra Pound
A clash of doctrines is not a disaster--it is an opportunity.
– Alfred North Whitehead
A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.
– Italo Calvino
A classic is a book which people praise and don't read.
– Mark Twain
A classic is something that everybody wants to have read and nobody wants to read.
– Mark Twain

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