Quotes by child

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  • Boris Becker
    Boris Becker
    German tennis player 1967-
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    How do you build a relationship when you've hardly shared a word but suddenly share a child? How do you love a daughter you don't see for nearly two years? When does she become your daughter? How does she become your daughter?
  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran Lebowitz
    American journalist 1951-
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    How do you know if your child is a writer? Your obstetrician holds his stethoscope to your abdomen and only hears excuses.
  • Carlo Collodi
    Carlo Collodi
    Italian author, humorist and journalist 1826-1890
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    How it happened that Mastro Cherry, carpenter, found a piece of wood that wept and laughed like a child.
  • Ovid
    Ovid
    Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
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    How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.
  • How many hopes and fears, how many ardent wishes and anxious apprehensions are twisted together in the threads that connect the parent with the child!
  • Barry Schwartz
    Barry Schwartz
    American psychologist 1946-
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    How much does it really matter whether your child will soon be enjoying a first year at Harvard or Yale or will instead end up at her third or fourth or fifth choice? Probably much less than you think.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is
    To have a thankless child!
  • Judy Garland
    Judy Garland
    American singer and actress 1922-1969
    Judy Garland
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    How strange when an illusion dies. It's as though you've lost a child.
  • Anne Sullivan
    Anne Sullivan
    American teacher 1866-1936
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    I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think.
  • Stephen Hawking
    Stephen Hawking
    English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director 1942-2018
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    I am just a child who has never grown up. I still keep asking these 'how' and 'why' questions. Occasionally, I find an answer.
  • George Konrad
    George Konrad
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    I believe that it is my job not only to write books but to have them published. A book is like a child. You have to defend the life of a child.
  • Abbott Eliot Kittredge
    Abbott Eliot Kittredge
    American minister 1834-1912
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    I believe that the fewer the laws in a home the better; but there is one law which should be as plainly understood as the shining of the sun is visible at noonday, and that is, implicit and instantaneous obedience from the child to the parent, not only for the peace of the home, but for the highest good of the child.
  • Bryce Dallas Howard
    Bryce Dallas Howard
    American actress and filmmaker 1981-
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    I can only really speak for myself and what I've noticed in my kids and the people in my life, but because dinosaurs were real, and yet they seem so fantastical, is why they held such a huge fascination for me as a child. They're so different from human beings.
  • Anne McCaffrey
    Anne McCaffrey
    American-Irish writer 1926-2011
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    I did not have a chance to write novels until my youngest child started school fulltime.
  • Anne Ford
    Anne Ford
    English musician and singer 1737-1824
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    I don't know if we ever fully get over the pain of watching a child trying to find their way through a world that too often doesn't understand.
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