"Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege,
than the raising of the next generation."
C. Everett Koop Life |
"Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children."
Charles R. Swindoll Memory |
"Your children will see what you're all about by what you
live rather than what you say."
Wayne Dyer Example |
"As a father it is easy to be consumed with careers and other responsibilities,
but being involved in the lives of our
children is very important."
Derek Polen, Next Level Dad: Bringing Faith and Fun to Fatherhood
"When I am out in public with my kids and I pass another father pushing
a stroller, we will automatically
exchange a look, a nod, a recognition of the fatherhood bond.
Etan Thomas, Fatherhood: Rising to the Ultimate Challenge
Funny Quotes about Life |
"...may sunshine and happiness surround you when you're far from home..."
from the song "Forever Young", sung by Rod Stewart Happiness |
"And one of the things that I've always loves about children is their vivid,
unrestrained, and far-reaching imaginations - the depth and breadth of their
Kevin Clash, My Life as a Furry Red Monster Imagination |
"Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker
than a child."
Mary MacCracken Honesty |
"Children can teach us so much about creativity - just watch them when
they paint a picture."
Judy Ford Teacher |
"The first years of life are not just important; they are more crucial to shaping
children than any other time. Even before they speak, children are
extremely sensitive to the messages adults send them."
Hillary Rodham Clinton, It Takes a Village Communication |
"Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems
Roger Lewin Problem |
"Children are natural Zen masters; their world is brand new in each
and every moment."
John Bradshaw New Beginnings |
"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
Dr. James C. Dobson Friendship |
"There's no point in being grown up if you can't be childish sometimes."
Dr. Who Funny |
"It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more
to avoid confrontation."
John Gray Giving |
"If you can't hold children in your arms, please hold them in your heart."
Mother Clara Hale Love |
"One of the best things to do if you are in a bad mood,
or if you are feeling down, is to laugh. It makes you feel better.
As children, we laughed much more than we do as adults."
Catherine Pulsifer, Laughter Is The Best Medicine Laughter |
"Children ask questions. They are endlessly inquisitive.
They lack adult inhibition,
and so they learn and grow at an extraordinary rate."