Quotations About / On: CHILD

  • 11.
    The new concept of the child as equal and the new integration of children into adult life has helped bring about a gradual but certain erosion of these boundaries that once separated the world of children from the word of adults, boundaries that allowed adults to treat children differently than they treated other adults because they understood that children are different.
    (Marie Winn (20th century), U.S. author. Children Without Childhood, ch. 13 (1981).)
  • 12.
    A mother could take care of her ten children, but ten children may not be able to care for her mother
    (Mother)
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  • 13.
    You are not a real music lover, if you hate one of its child...And childs are its genres..
    (Listen evrythng from world..)
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  • 14.
    'Every child is your child, learn to teach them all and ensure you teach them right'- Okoemu Barnabas
    (Child, learn, teach, right)
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  • 15.
    Children can find bottomless reserves of righteousness, moral indignation, and rigidity—when the object is another child.
    (Nancy Samalin (20th century), U.S. author and parent educator. Love and Anger: The Parental Dilemma, ch. 4 (1991).)
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  • 16.
    A young child is no longer simply a child; he or she is a preschooler, poised at the starting gate in the race of life.
    (Neil Kurshan (20th century), U.S. rabbi. Raising Your Child to Be a Mensch, ch. 3 (1987).)
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  • 17.
    The decision to have a child is both a private and a public decision, for children are our collective future.
    (Sylvia Ann Hewitt (20th century), economist. A Lesser Life, ch. 6 (1986).)
  • 18.
    Sexual abuse of children now presents society with the ultimate crisis of patriarchy, when children refuse to protect their fathers by keeping secrets.
    (Beatrix Campbell (b. 1947), British journalist. Unofficial Secrets, ch. 2 (1988).)
    More quotations from: Beatrix Campbell, children
  • 19.
    Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are at their best when seen from below.
    (George Orwell (1903-1950), British author. repr. in The Collected Essays, Journalism and Letters of George Orwell, eds. Sonia Orwell and Ian Angus (1968). "Such, Such Were the Joys," (1947).)
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  • 20.
    One can love a child, perhaps, more deeply than one can love another adult, but it is rash to assume that the child feels any love in return.
    (George Orwell (1903-1950), British author. repr. in The Collected Essays, Journalism and Letters of George Orwell, eds. Sonia Orwell and Ian Angus (1968). "Such, Such Were the Joys," (1947). Orwell added: "Looking back on my own childhood, after the infant years were over, I do not believe that I ever felt love for any mature person, except my mother.... Love, the spontaneous, unqualified emotion of love was something I could only feel for people who were young.")
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