"The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children."
"Life, love, and laughter - what priceless gifts to give our children."
"Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time."
"Too many people grow up. That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up. They don't remember what it's like to be 12 years old. They patronize, they treat children as inferiors. Well I won't do that. "
"Children are natural Zen masters; their world is brand new in each and every moment."
"Don't throw away your friendship with your teenager over behavior that has no great moral significance. There will be plenty of real issues that require you to stand like a rock. Save your big guns for those crucial confrontations."
Dr. James C. Dobson
"Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of little children."
"Every child is born a genius."
Richard Buckminster Fuller
"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."
"If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings."
"One of the greatest gifts adults can give - to their offspring and to their society - is to read to children."
"We must teach our children to dream with their eyes open."