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Monday, August 15, 2011

Children Quotes

Quotes about Children

  • All effective fathers learn the importance of a wise and flexible response to their children's calls for attention. No busy signals here. No "hold" button. -- Gordon McDonald in "The Heart of a Father"
  • Your children need your presence more than your presents. --Jesse Jackson
  • Making the decision to have a child--it's momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body. --Elizabeth Stone

You Think About it!
Kevin Rayner



Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. --Warren Buffet

Train up a fig tree in the way it should go, and when you are old sit under the shade of it. --Charles Dickens

Through a tree we were made debtors to God; so through a tree we have our debt canceled. -- Irenaeus


The glow of inspiration warms us; it is a holy rapture. - Publius Ovidius NasoOvid

It is a mistake to think that moving fast is the same as actually going somewhere. --Goodier

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. --Danny Kaye

A hero is a man who does what he can. -- Roman Rollard

The best things in life aren't things. --Art Buchwald

You can measure a man by the opposition it takes to discourage him. – Savage

Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny. --Frank Outlaw

If there is one thing upon this earth that mankind love and admire better than another, it is a brave man, -- it is the man who dares to look the devil in the face and tell him he is a devil. -- James A. Garfield

There is no paycheck that can equal the feeling of contentment that comes from being the person you are meant to be. - Winfrey

The hardest thing to give up is the need to be right in everything. --Don R. Wilkins

Peace of mind comes from creating harmony in your own environment. --Don R. Wilkins.

Christ is the Word of God. It is not in certain texts written in the New Testament, valuable as they are; it is not in certain words which Jesus spoke, vast as is their preciousness; it is in the Word, which Jesus is, that the great manifestation of God is made. --Phillips Brooks

Do not pray for easy lives; pray to be stronger men. Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers; pray for powers equal to your tasks. Then the doing of your work shall be no miracle, but you yourself shall be a miracle. Every day you shall wonder at yourself, at the richness of life which has come to you by the grace of God. --Phillips Brooks

Each Warrior wants to leave the mark of his will, his signature, on important acts he touches. This is not the voice of ego but of the human spirit, rising up and declaring that it has something to contribute to the solution of the hardest problems, no matter how vexing! --Pat Riley

For attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people. For a slim figure, share your food with the hungry. For beautiful hair, let a child run his or her fingers through it once a day. For poise, walk with the knowledge that you'll never walk alone. --Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993) British Actress

From long familiarity, we know what honor is. It is what enables the individual to do right in the face of complacency and cowardice. It is what enables the soldier to die alone, the political prisoner to resist, the singer to sing her song, hardly appreciated, on a side street. --Mark Helprin () American Novelist and Writer


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I don't want them to forget Ruth. I just want them to remember me! -- Henry Aaron (Major league outfielder)


By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight we all quote. --Ralph Waldo Emerson

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