Quotes 61 till 75 of 409.
Rumanian-born American Writer 1928-0
As long as one dissident is in prison, our freedom will not be true. As long as one child is hungry, our lives will be filled with anguish and shame.Source: Nobel acceptance speech (1986)
As the flashbulbs burst she holds a smile
Like someone would hold a crying child Soon everybody will ask what became of you
Your heart was dying fast and you didn't know what to do.Source: Narrow Stairs
American journalist 1951-0
Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying.
Italian novelist and poet 1908-19500
At great periods you have always felt, deep within you, the temptation to commit suicide. You gave yourself to it, breached your own defenses. You were a child. The idea of suicide was a protest against life; by dying, you would escape this longing for death.
American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from V 1941-0
At the current $5.15 an hour, the federal minimum wage has become a poverty wage. A full-time worker with one child lives below the official poverty line.
American First Lady 1925-0
At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child, or a parent.
Back in the old days, when I was a child, we sat around the family table at dinner time and exchanged our daily experiences. It wasn't very organized, but everyone was recognized and all the news that had to be told was told by each family member. We listened to each other and the interest was not put on; it was real.
Barack Obama likes to point to General Motors as the poster child for the job creation success of his economic policies. However, whatever your sentiments about the government's bailout of General Motors, for every job Barack Obama 'saved-or-created' in the U.S. there were two jobs off shore.
American Actress, Producer 1908-19890
Basically, I believe the world is a jungle, and if it's not a bit of a jungle in the home, a child cannot possibly be fit to enter the outside world.
Because it's not only that a child is inseparable from the family in which he lives, but that the lives of families are determined by the community in which they live and the cultural tradition from which they come.
American writer, ophthalmologist and a professor of English literatur 1858-19320
Before you beat a child, be sure yourself are not the cause of the offense.
English poet 1688-17440
Behold the child, by nature's kindly law, pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
Being a novelist and being a mother have exactly coincided in my life: the call from my agent saying that I had a contract for my first novel - that was on my answering phone message when I got back from the hospital with my first child.
Johann Kaspar Lavater
Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-18010
Beware of him who hates the laugh of a child.
Beware the Four Horsemen of the Information Apocalypse: terrorists, drug dealers, kidnappers, and child pornographers. Seems like you can scare any public into allowing the government to do anything with those four.Source: Schneier, Bruce (2005)