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When I grow up I want to be a little boy.
Joseph Heller

Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.
Roger Lewin

When my kids become wild and unruly, I use a nice safe playpen. When they're finished, I climb out.
Erma Bombeck

There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots; the other, wings.
Hodding Carter

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery of the world we live in.
Rachel Carson

Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.
H. Jackson Brown

Sometimes we're so concerned about giving our children what we never had growing up, we neglect to give them what we did have growing up.
James Dobson

My kids are the reason for everything. The reason everything is out of place, broken and dirty.

All children behave as well as they are treated.
Jan Hunt

Before I was married I had six theories about raising children. Now I have six children and no theories.
John Wilmot, earl of Rochester

There are three reasons for breast-feeding: the milk is always at the right temperature; it comes in attractive containers; and the cat can't get it.
Irena Chalmers

Parents have the glorious opportunity of being the most powerful influence, above and beyond any other, on the new lives that bless their homes.
L. Tom Perry

The art of mothering is to teach the art of living to children.
Elaine Heffner

A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for.

Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.
Bill Cosby

The smile that flickers on baby's lips when he sleeps- does anybody know where it was borne? Yes, there is a rumor that a young pale beam of a crescent moon touched the edge of a vanishing autumn cloud, and there the smile was first born . . . .
Rabindranath Tagore

People who say they sleep like a baby usually don't have one.
Leo Burke

Your children will become what you are; so be what you want them to be.
David Bly

Who is getting more pleasure from this rocking, the baby or me?
Nancy Thayer

Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother.
Lin Yutang

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
Harold Hulbert

You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Franklin P. Jones

It is true that you may occasionally overhear a mother say "Children must have their naps, It's mother who knows best." When what she really means by that is that she needs a rest.
Donna Evleth

Being a mother isn't simply a matter of having children. To think that is as absurd as believing that having a piano makes one a musician.
Sydney Harris

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Henry Ward Beecher

You know your children are growing up when they stop asking you where they came from and refuse to tell you where they're going.
P. J. O'Rourke

Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world is done by children.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.
Harry S. Truman

Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.
Oscar Wilde

A boy becomes an adult three years before his parents think he does, and about two years after he thinks he does.
Lewis B Hershey

Any child can tell you that the sole purpose of a middle name is so he can tell when he's in trouble.
Dennis Fakes

Human beings are the only creatures on Earth that allow their children to come back home.
Bill Cosby



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