Children's Day Quotes

Celebrate Children's Day by sharing some Children's Day quotes of famous personalities with the children in your family, in your neighborhood and your students.

Children Quotes


There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children.
Nelson Mandela, Former President of South Africa
Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
- Lady Bird Johnson, Former First Lady of the United States
You have to love your children unselfishly. That is hard. But it is the only way.
- Barbara Bush, Former First Lady of the United States
If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.
Albert Einstein
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Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.George Bernard Shaw
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have for instance.
Franklin P. Jones
Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man.
Rabindranath Tagore
Children are the world's most valuable resource and its best hope for the future.
John F. Kennedy
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Children are the hands by which we take hold of the heaven.
Henry Ward Beecher
The soul is healed by being with children.
English Proverb
The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
Plato

Children's Day Excellent Quotes

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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The conscience of children is formed by the influences that surround them; their notions of good and evil are the result of the moral atmosphere they breathe.
Jean Paul
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
Victor Hugo
Childhood: The period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age.
Ambrose Bierce
No one has yet fully realized the wealth of sympathy, kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Emma Goldman
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Children are great imitators. So give them something great to imitate.
Anonymous
Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children and no theories.
John Wilmot
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Bitter are the tears of a child: Sweeten them.
Deep are the thoughts of a child: Quiet them.
Sharp is the grief of a child: Take it from him.
Soft is the heart of a child: Do not harden it.
Pamela Glenconner
The soul is healed by being with children.
English Proverb
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The best way to make children good is to make them happy.
- Oscar Wilde
We cannot fashion our children after our desires, we must have them and love them as God has given them to us.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Children's Day Famous Quotes

So long as little children are allowed to suffer, there is no true love in this world.
- Isadora Duncan
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If we wish to create a lasting peace we must begin with the children.
Mahatma Gandhi
A child is a beam of sunlight from the Infinite and Eternal, with possibilities of virtue and vice- but as yet unstained.
- Lyman Abbott
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A child miseducated is a child lost.
John F. Kennedy
A torn jacket is soon mended; but hard words bruise the heart of a child.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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Before you beat a child, be sure yourself are not the cause of the offense.
- Austin O'Malley
Better to be driven out from among men than to be disliked of children.
Richard H. Dana
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