Famous Children Quotes

Loving Children quotes and sayings.

    A child enters your home and for the next twenty years makes so much noise you can hardly stand it. The child departs, leaving the house so silent you think you are going mad.

    John Andrew Holmes

    A child, like your stomach, doesn't need all you can afford to give it.

    Frank A. Clark

    A home with a loving and loyal husband and wife is the supreme setting in which children can be reared in love and righteousness and in which the spiritual and physical needs of children can be met.

    David A. Bednar

    A mother discovers with great delight that one does not love one's children just because they are one's children but because of the friendship formed while raising them.

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    A mother understands what a child does not say

    Jewish Proverb

    A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no aw, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.

    Agatha Christie

    Affirming words from moms and dads are like light switches. Speak a word of affirmation at the right moment in a child's life and it's like lighting up a whole roomful of possibilities.

    Gary Smalley

    All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.

    Erma Bombeck

    Always kiss your children goodnight - even if they're already asleep.

    H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

    Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying.

    Fran Lebowitz

    At the end of the day, I got to live my life for my family, for my children, and I'm going to do what's best for them.


    Be a full person. Motherhood is a glorious gift, but do not define yourself solely by motherhood. Be a full person. Your child will benefit from that

    Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Before I got married I had six theories about raising children, now, I have six children and no theories

    John Wilmot

    Behind every young child who believes in himself is a parent who believed first.

    Matthew Jacobson

    By loving them for more than their abilities we show our children that they are much more than the sum of their accomplishments.

    Eileen Kennedy-Moore