Found 294 quotes starting with CH:

Childhood has no forebodings, but then, it is soothed by no memories of outlived sorrow.
– George Eliot, The Mill On The Floss, Ch 9Rate it:
Childhood is really age-less. It's just a matter of how much time you can invest in it.
– Link StarbureiyRate it:
Childhood is that wonderful time when all you need to do to lose weight is take a bath.
– Joe MooreRate it:
Childhood is the kingdom where nobody dies. Nobody that matters, that is.
– Edna St. Vincent MillayRate it:
Children always turn to the light.
– David HareRate it:
Children are a poor man's wealth.
– Danish proverbRate it:
Children are all foreigners.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Children are born true scientists. They spontaneously experiment and experience and reexperience again. They select, combine, and test, seeking to find order in their experiences - "which is the mostest? which is the leastest?" They smell, taste, bite, and touch-test for hardness, softness, springiness, roughness, smoothness, coldness, warmness: the heft, shake, punch, squeeze, push, crush, rub, and try to pull things apart.
– R. Buckminster FullerRate it:
Children are completely egoistic; they feel their needs intensely and strive ruthlessly to satisfy them.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
Children are entitled to their otherness, as anyone is and when we reach them, as we sometimes do, it is generally on a point of sheer delight, to us so astonishing, but to them so natural.
– Alastair ReidRate it:
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 FénelonRate it:
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)Rate it:
Children are happy because they have the power of finding happiness in the simplest things.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Children are like the rain, we shouldn’t be angry with them because they just don’t know how to fall upwards.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
– Haim GinottRate it:
Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
– Claudia Alta Taylor JohnsonRate it:
Children are natural mimics; they act like their parents in spite of every effort to teach them good manners.
– Author UnknownRate it:
Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
– Edgar Allan PoeRate it:
Children are not the people of tomorrow, but are people of today. They have a right to be taken seriously, and to be treated with tenderness and respect. They should be allowed to grow into whoever they were meant to be. 'The unknown person' inside of them is our hope for the future.
– Janusz KorczakRate it:
Children are not things to be molded, but are people to be unfolded.
– Jesse LairRate it:
Children are our most valuable natural resource.
– Herbert Clark HooverRate it:
Children are the hands by which we take hold of heaven.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.
– Neil PostmanRate it:
Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of.
– Peter UstinovRate it:
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.
– Franklin P. JonesRate it:

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