The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.
There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book.
Did you know that childhood is the only time in our lives when insanity is not only permitted to us, but expected?
I was brought up in a very poor and very violent household. I spent much of my childhood being afraid.
Grown up, and that is a terribly hard thing to do. It is much easier to skip it and go from one childhood to another.
There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
For most of us, dreams come true only after they do not matter, Only in childhood do we ever have the chance of making dreams come true when they mean everything.
Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
Childhood is like a mirror, which reflects in after life the images first presented to it.
Do ye hear the children weeping, O my brothers?
The nearer people approach old age the closer they return to a semblance of childhood, until the time comes for them to depart this life, again like children, neither tired of living nor aware of death.
We all have a childhood dream that when there is love, everything goes like silk, but the reality is that marriage requires a lot of compromise.
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
We could never have loved the earth so well if we had had no childhood in it.
When trying to remember my share in the glow of the eternal present, in the smile of God, I return to my childhood, too, for that is where the most significant discoveries turn up.
I did not compose my work as one might put on a church vestment... rather it sprung from the truly fervent faith of my heart, such as I have felt it since my childhood.
I started writing movie scripts. They excited me a lot, but I didn't like them when they were finished because they were simple copies of the films I saw in childhood.
My childhood wasn't full of wonderful culinary memories.
We cannot even recollect the actions of our infancy, our childhood is like something written on a slate and rubbed off.
I had a great childhood.
I sailed through my childhood with a complete lack of any drama.
Nobody became an actor because he had a good childhood.
Childhood smells of perfume and brownies.
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