Quotes by child
Quotes 196 till 210 of 442.
Dwight L. Moody
American evangelist 1837-1899
It is a masterpiece of the devil to make us believe that children cannot understand religion. Would Christ have made a child the standard of faith if He had known that it was not capable of understanding His words?
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
It is a monstrous thing to force a child to learn Latin or Greek or mathematics on the ground that they are an indispensable gymnastic for the mental powers. It would be monstrous even if it were true.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
It is a question whether, when we break a murderer on the wheel, we do not fall into the error a child makes when it hits the chair it has bumped into.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
It is a wise father that knows his own child.
Italian novelist and poet 1908-1950
It is not that the child lives in a world of imagination, but that the child within us survives and starts into life only at rare moments of recollection, which makes us believe, and it is not true, that, as children, we were imaginative?
British photographer and photojournalist 1904-1983
It is part of the photographer's job to see more intensely than most people do. He must have and keep in him something of the receptiveness of the child who looks at the world for the first time or of the traveler who enters a strange country.Source: Bill Brandt, behind the camera: photographs 1928-1983
American writer 1902-1983
It is the child in man that is the source of his uniqueness and creativeness, and the playground is the optimal milieu for the unfolding of his capacities and talents.
First president of the US 1732-1799
It is the child of avarice, the brother of iniquity, and the father of mischief.
Ukrainian-American psychologist, psychiatrist, and philosopher 1867-1923
It is time that the medical and teaching profession should realize that functional neurosis is not congenital, not inborn, not hereditary, but is the result of a defective, fear-inspiring education in early child life.Source: Nervous Ills their Cause and Cure (1922)
Edward. E. Cummings
American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright 1894-1962
It takes three to make a child.
American model and actress 1974-
It was easy to run around barefoot in oblivion in Costa Rica. But once I gave birth to my child, I didn't want to be oblivious to the obvious.
American actress and singer 1946-
It was no great tragedy being Judy Garland's daughter. I had tremendously interesting childhood years - except they had little to do with being a child.
American-born Canadian novelist 1935-2003
It was something every child knew how to do, maintain a direct and full connection with the world. Somehow you forgot about it as you grew up, and had to learn it again.Source: The Marriage Plot (2011) 314
American actor 1964-
It's about strengthening the relationship and the bond of parent to child.
American football player 1980-
It's been a constant struggle with my athletic career to identify myself as a child of God and understand that His love is unconditional for us; it's not conditional like fans, or coaches, or even myself.
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