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Children are guilty of unpardonable rudeness when they spit in the face of a companion; neither are they excusable who spit from windows or on walls or furniture.
– St. John Baptist de La Salle, The Rules of Christian Manners and Civility (c. 1695)
Children are like the rain, we shouldn’t be angry with them because they just don’t know how to fall upwards.
– Vikrant Parsai
Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
– Haim Ginott
Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
– Claudia Alta Taylor Johnson
Children are natural mimics; they act like their parents in spite of every effort to teach them good manners.
– Author Unknown
Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
– Edgar Allan Poe
Children are not things to be molded, but are people to be unfolded.
– Jesse Lair
Children are our most valuable natural resource.
– Herbert Clark Hoover
Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.
– Neil Postman
Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of.
– Peter Ustinov
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.
– Franklin P. Jones
Children are very nice observers, and will often perceive your sligthest defects. In general, those who govern children, forgive nothing in them, but everything in themselves.
– Francois Fenelon
Children begin by loving their parents as they grow older they judge them sometimes they forgive them.
– Oscar Wilde
Children begin by loving their parents. After a time they judge them. Rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Children begin by loving their parents. As they grow older, they judge them. Sometimes they forgive them.
– Author Unknown
Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes they forgive them.
– Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891
Children form a bond of union than which the human heart finds none more enduring.
– Livy
Children have more need of models than of critics.
– Carolyn Coats
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - which seldom happens to us.
– Jean De La Bruyere
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present-- which seldom happens to us.
– La Bruyere
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
– James Arthur Baldwin
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
– Ernest Dimnet
Children love to be alone because alone is where they know themselves, and where they dream.
– Roger Rosenblatt
Children make you want to start life over.
– Muhammad Ali

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