For Kids

Here some inspirational quotes about nurturing children:

“The most beautiful sight in the world is a little child going confidently down the road after you have shown him the way.” ~ Confucius

“Hugs can do great amounts of good, especially for children.” ~Princess Diana, Princess of Wales

“A person’s a person, no matter how small.” ~Dr. Seuss

“A child is fed with milk and praise.” ~Mary Lamb

“A child’s life is like a piece of paper on which every passerby leaves a mark.” ~Chinese proverb

“Nothing you do for children is ever wasted. They seem not to notice us, hovering, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks, but what we do for them is never wasted.” ~Garrison Keillor

“Every child you encounter is a divine appointment.” ~Wess Stafford, President, Compassion International

“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

“I can’t make people like me, but if I wasn’t me, I would like me.” ~Third-grader

“If you want your children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.” ~Abigail Van Buren

“In the final analysis it is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.” ~ Ann Landers

“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 Richte

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

“Upon our children – how they are taught – rests the fate – or fortune – of tomorrow’s world.” ~B.C. Forbes