One can love a child, perhaps, more deeply than one can love another adult, but it is rash to assume that the child feels any love in return.
Author: George Orwell (1903-1950)
Profession: British Author, ''Animal Farm''
How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.
Profession: Roman Poet
The best way to keep children at home is to make the home a pleasant atmosphere and let the air out of the tires.
Author: Dorothy Parker (1893-1967)
Profession: American Humorous Writer
Every child is an artist. The problem is to remain an artist once they grow up.
Author: Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Profession: Spanish Artist
You know children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers.
Author: John Plomp
The wildest colts make the best horses.
Author: Plutarch (46-120 AD)
Profession: Greek Essayist, Biographer
Children's liberation is the next item on our civil rights shopping list.
Author: Letty Cottin Pogrebin (1939)
Profession: American Journalist, Author
If you have a great passion it seems that the logical thing is to see the fruit of it, and the fruit are children.
Author: Roman Polanski (1933)
Profession: Polish Film, Director
Children are living jewels dropped unsustained from heaven.
Author: Robert Pollok (1798-1827)
Profession: Scottish Religious Poet
Behold the child, by nature's kindly law, pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
Author: Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
Profession: British Poet, Critic, Translator
There is not so much comfort in having children as there is sorrow in parting with them.
Children and drunks always speak the truth.
A rich child often sits in a poor mothers lap.
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.
Author: Chinese Proverb
Profession: Sayings of Chinese Origin
Children suck the mother when they are young and the father when they are old.
Author: English Proverb
Profession: Sayings of British Origin