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Little girl's definition of conscience: ''Something that makes you tell your mother before your brother or sister does. ''

Author: Source Unknown

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Give me a child for the first seven years, and you may do what you like with him afterwards.

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Kids use to ask where they came from, now they tell you where to go

Author: Source Unknown

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The best way for a man to train up a child in the way he should go is to travel that way himself.

Author: Source Unknown

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If men do not keep on speaking terms with children, they cease to be men, and become merely machines for eating and for earning money.

Author: John Updike (1932)

Profession: American Novelist, Critic

A three year old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a fifty-six dollar set of swings as it does out of finding a small green worm.

Author: Bill Vaughan (1915-1977)

Profession: American Author, Journalist

Never have children, only grand children.

Author: Gore Vidal (1925)

Profession: American Novelist, Critic

Listen to the desires of your children. Encourage them and then give them the autonomy to make their own decision.

Author: Denis Waitley (1933)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Trainer, Peak Performance Expert

Birds in their little nest agree; and 'Tis a shameful sight, when children of one family fall out, and chide, and fight.

Author: Isaac Watts (1674-1748)

Profession: British hymn-writer

Americans, indeed, often seem to be so overwhelmed by their children that they'll do anything for them except stay married to the co-producer.

Author: Katharine Whitehorn (1926)

Profession: British Journalist

There's no point in being grown up if you cant be childish sometimes.

Author: Dr. Who

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Once you bring life into the world, you must protect it. We must protect it by changing the world.

Author: Elie Wiesel (1928)

Profession: Rumanian-born American Writer

The potential possibilities of any child are the most intriguing and stimulating in all creation.

Author: Ray L. Wilbur

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Children begin by loving their parents. After a time they judge them. Rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old-fashioned respect for the young is fast dying out.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit