Quotations About / On: CHILDHOOD
'The human being from childhood to old ages crosses the seven stages'
'A child becomes a father when a father cultivates his childhood'.
(- - pijush biswas, indian poet, [12 July,1988])
In a sense, childhood lives in heaven, youth lives here, and old age lives in hell.
(to my friends)
“Everything is ceremony in the wild garden of childhood.”
(― Pablo Neruda)
What you are doing today is not nothing than, repeating your childhood dreams.
Snow provokes responses that reach right back to childhood
(2014 juwon-daniel quote to pupils)
Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness.
(Henri-Frédéric Amiel (20th century), Swiss poet, philosopher.)
Vietnam was what we had instead of happy childhoods.
(Michael Herr (b. 1940), U.S. journalist. "Colleagues," sct. 3, Dispatches (1977).)
Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kind, sunshiny old age.
(Lydia M. Child (1802-1880), U.S. abolitionist, writer, editor. Letter, March 1843. Letters from New York, vol. 1, letter 37 (1843).)
There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.
(Graham Greene (1904-1991), British novelist. The Power and the Glory, pt. 1, ch. 1 (1940).)