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Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.
A child is a beam of sunlight from the Infinite and Eternal, with possibilities of virtue and vice- but as yet unstained.
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all men, charity.
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
Lydia M. Child
American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor 1802-1880
A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
A creation of importance can only be produced when its author isolates himself, it is a child of solitude.
American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
Spanish painter sculptor 1881-1973
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.
American psychiatrist 1920-
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
A child learns to discard his ideals, whereas a grown-up never wears out his short pants.