"A person's a person, no matter how small."

Dr Seuss


"A characteristic of the normal child is he doesn't act that way very often."

Unknown author


"There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million."

Walt Streightiff


"Children see magic because they look for it."

Christopher Moore


"A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer."

Unknown author


"Play is the highest form of research."

Albert Einstein


"No one has yet fully realized the wealth of sympathy, kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child."

Emma Goldman


"Hugs can do great amounts of good, especially for children."

Princess Diana


"Children must be taught how to think, not what to think."

Margaret Mead


"Children aren't colouring books. You don't get to fill them with your favourite colours."

Khaled Hosseini





"A child seldom needs a good talking to as a good listening to."

Robert Brault


"Every child you encounter is a divine appointment."

Wess Stafford


"We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today."

Stacia Tauscher


"There's nothing that can help you understand your beliefs more than trying to explain them to an inquisitive child."

Frank A. Clark


"There are lives I can imagine without children but none of them have the same laughter and noise."

Brian Andreas


"While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about."

Angela Schwindt


"Having children is like living in a frat house -  nobody sleeps, everything's broken, and there's a lot of throwing up."

Ray Romano


"Each child's story is worthy of telling."

Anderson Cooper

"Let's put our BIG feet in their LITTLE shoes."