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Children are excellent observers, and will often perceive your slightest defects. In general, those who govern children, forgive nothing in them, but everything in themselves.
– François Fénelon
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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)
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Children are happy because they have the power of finding happiness in the simplest things.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.
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Children are like the rain, we shouldn’t be angry with them because they just don’t know how to fall upwards.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
– Haim Ginott
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Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
– Claudia Alta Taylor Johnson
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Children are natural mimics; they act like their parents in spite of every effort to teach them good manners.
– Author Unknown
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Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
– Edgar Allan Poe
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Children are not things to be molded, but are people to be unfolded.
– Jesse Lair
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Children are our most valuable natural resource.
– Herbert Clark Hoover
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Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.
– Henry Ward Beecher
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Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.
– Neil Postman
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Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of.
– Peter Ustinov
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Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.
– Franklin P. Jones
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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
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Children begin by loving their parents as they grow older they judge them sometimes they forgive them.
– Oscar Wilde
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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
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Children begin by loving their parents. As they grow older, they judge them. Sometimes they forgive them.
– Author Unknown
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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
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Children form a bond of union than which the human heart finds none more enduring.
– Livy
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Children have more need of models than of critics.
– Carolyn Coats
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Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - which seldom happens to us.
– Jean De La Bruyere
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Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present-- which seldom happens to us.
– La Bruyere
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Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
– James Arthur Baldwin
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Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
– Ernest Dimnet
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