Quotes for Kids » Inspirational Quotes for Children and Parents


  • "All of our dreams can come true."
    -- Walt Disney
  • "Fall seven times, stand up eight."
    -- Japanese Saying
  • "The beginning is always today."
    -- Mary Wollstonecroft
  • "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step."
    -- Chinese Saying
  • "It doesn't matter how slowly you go - as long as you don't stop!"
    -- Confucius
  • "Nothing is particularly hard if you break it down into small jobs."
    -- Henry Ford
  • "If you don’t try, you’ll never do."
    -- Dr. Todd
  • "Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm."
    -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • "No-one knows what he can do until he tries."
    -- Publilius Syrus
  • "Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life."
    -- Sophia Loren

  • "We never know the love of our parents for us till we have become parents."
    -- Henry Ward Beecher
  • "When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world."
    -- George Washington Carver
  • "I can accept failure -- everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."
    -- Michael Jordan
  • "The child must know that he is a miracle, that since the beginning of the world there hasn't been, and until the end of the world there will not be, another child like him."
    -- Pablo Casals
  • "I am not young enough to know everything."
    -- Oscar Wilde
  • "I must take issue with the term 'a mere child,' for it has been my invariable experience that the company of a mere child is infinitely preferable to that of a mere adult."
    -- Fran Lebowitz
  • "Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression."
    --Dr. Haim Ginott
  • "A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer."
    -- Author Unknown
  • "We have children because we want immortality and this is the most reliable way of getting it."
    -- Woodrow Wyatt
  • "What is a home without children? Quiet."
    -- Henny Youngman
  • "Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal."
    -- Ralph Vaull Starr
  • "Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one."
    -- Malcolm S. Forbes
  • "You always pass failure on the way to success."
    -- Mickey Rooney
  • "You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have."
    -- Jim Rohn

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