Childhood Quotes

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Small: A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost
Marion C. Garretty
"A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost"
Marion C. Garretty, Poet
Small: A happy childhood has spoiled many a promising life
"A happy childhood has spoiled many a promising life"
Robertson Davies, Novelist
Small: Childhood is a disease - a sickness that you grow out of
"Childhood is a disease - a sickness that you grow out of"
William Golding, Novelist
Small: I started writing movie scripts. They excited me a lot, but I didnt like them when they were finished because
"I started writing movie scripts. They excited me a lot, but I didn't like them when they were finished because they were simple copies of the films I saw in childhood"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Some men have a necessity to be mean, as if they were exercising a faculty which they had to partially neglect
F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Some men have a necessity to be mean, as if they were exercising a faculty which they had to partially neglect since early childhood"
F. Scott Fitzgerald, Author
Small: I didnt have a catharsis for my childhood pain, most of us dont, and until I learned how to forgive those peop
"I didn't have a catharsis for my childhood pain, most of us don't, and until I learned how to forgive those people and let it go, I was unhappy"
Tyler Perry, Actor
Small: From childhood I was passionately fond of music and wanted to be a musician. I have no recollection of any rea
"From childhood I was passionately fond of music and wanted to be a musician. I have no recollection of any real desire ever to be anything else"
John Philip Sousa, Musician
Small: Genius is the recovery of childhood at will
"Genius is the recovery of childhood at will"
Arthur Rimbaud, Poet
Small: I was brought up in a very poor and very violent household. I spent much of my childhood being afraid
"I was brought up in a very poor and very violent household. I spent much of my childhood being afraid"
Patrick Stewart, Actor
Small: Your emotional life is not written in cement during childhood. You write each chapter as you go along
Harry Stack Sullivan
"Your emotional life is not written in cement during childhood. You write each chapter as you go along"
Harry Stack Sullivan, Psychologist
Small: That said, let me add that Joan and I never want him to be a child actor. We both feel that it takes away thei
Dwayne Hickman
"That said, let me add that Joan and I never want him to be a child actor. We both feel that it takes away their childhood and puts untold pressure on children"
Dwayne Hickman, Actor
Small: Im aware of what kids like because Im constantly in touch with them. Also, they say that a lot of people who w
"I'm aware of what kids like because I'm constantly in touch with them. Also, they say that a lot of people who write for children can remember their own childhoods vividly and I can remember my childhood very vividly"
Eric Wilson, Musician
Small: What can I say? I deal with it. I think I have come to terms with my absolutely hateful and vile childhood. No
"What can I say? I deal with it. I think I have come to terms with my absolutely hateful and vile childhood. No, I have, really. But I did hate it at the time. I resented it. There were elements of it that were positively Dickensian"
Richard Griffiths, Actor
Small: Ones age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful. Hard work at either extremity of life seems out o
"One's age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful. Hard work at either extremity of life seems out of place. At midday the sun may burn, and men labor under it; but the morning and evening should be alike calm and cheerful"
Thomas Arnold, Educator
Small: I think childhood is to everyone a lost land
"I think childhood is to everyone a lost land"
Dennis Potter, Dramatist
Small: Quite often somebody will say, What year do your books take place? and the only answer I can give is, In child
"Quite often somebody will say, What year do your books take place? and the only answer I can give is, In childhood"
Beverly Cleary, Author
Small: Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness
"Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness"
Henri Frederic Amiel, Philosopher
Small: Life is the childhood of our immortality
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
"Life is the childhood of our immortality"
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, Writer
Small: Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the
Charles Dickens
"Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!"
Charles Dickens, Novelist
Small: What might be taken for a precocious genius is the genius of childhood. When the child grows up, it disappears
Pablo Picasso
"What might be taken for a precocious genius is the genius of childhood. When the child grows up, it disappears without a trace. It may happen that this boy will become a real painter some day, or even a great painter. But then he will have to begin everything again, from zero"
Pablo Picasso, Artist
Small: I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a fathers protection
Sigmund Freud
"I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection"
Sigmund Freud, Psychologist
Small: My childhood should have taught me lessons for my own fatherhood, but it didnt because parenting can only be l
Bill Cosby
"My childhood should have taught me lessons for my own fatherhood, but it didn't because parenting can only be learned by people who have no children"
Bill Cosby, Comedian
Small: Communists are people who fancied that they had an unhappy childhood
Gertrude Stein
"Communists are people who fancied that they had an unhappy childhood"
Gertrude Stein, Author
Small: To be ignorant of the lives of the most celebrated men of antiquity is to continue in a state of childhood all
Plutarch
"To be ignorant of the lives of the most celebrated men of antiquity is to continue in a state of childhood all our days"
Plutarch, Philosopher
Small: That great Cathedral space which was childhood
Virginia Woolf
"That great Cathedral space which was childhood"
Virginia Woolf, Author
Small: Childhood is frequently a solemn business for those inside it
George Will
"Childhood is frequently a solemn business for those inside it"
George Will, Journalist
Small: Childhood is the sleep of reason
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
"Childhood is the sleep of reason"
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Philosopher
Small: Genius is childhood recalled at will
Charles Baudelaire
"Genius is childhood recalled at will"
Charles Baudelaire, Poet
Small: It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into m
"It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age"
Margaret Mead, Scientist
Small: The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind
E. B. White
"The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind"
E. B. White, Writer
Small: I am convinced that, except in a few extraordinary cases, one form or another of an unhappy childhood is essen
Thornton Wilder
"I am convinced that, except in a few extraordinary cases, one form or another of an unhappy childhood is essential to the formation of exceptional gifts"
Thornton Wilder, Writer
Small: Since my earliest childhood a barb of sorrow has lodged in my heart. As long as it stays I am ironic if it is
Søren Kierkegaard
"Since my earliest childhood a barb of sorrow has lodged in my heart. As long as it stays I am ironic if it is pulled out I shall die"
Søren Kierkegaard, Philosopher
Small: Concepts, like individuals, have their histories and are just as incapable of withstanding the ravages of time
Søren Kierkegaard
"Concepts, like individuals, have their histories and are just as incapable of withstanding the ravages of time as are individuals. But in and through all this they retain a kind of homesickness for the scenes of their childhood"
Søren Kierkegaard, Philosopher
Small: I get stubborn and dig in when people tell me I cant do something and I think I can. It goes back to my childh
Ann Bancroft
"I get stubborn and dig in when people tell me I can't do something and I think I can. It goes back to my childhood when I had problems in school because I have a learning disability"
Ann Bancroft, Explorer
Small: My early childhood prepared me to be a social psychologist. I grew up in a South Bronx ghetto in a very poor f
"My early childhood prepared me to be a social psychologist. I grew up in a South Bronx ghetto in a very poor family. From Sicilian origin, I was the first person in my family to complete high school, let alone go to college"
Philip Zimbardo, Psychologist
Small: I had a really happy childhood - my siblings were great, my mother was very fanciful, and I loved to read. But
"I had a really happy childhood - my siblings were great, my mother was very fanciful, and I loved to read. But there was always financial strife"
Patti Smith, Musician
Small: Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age
Walter Savage Landor
"Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age"
Walter Savage Landor, Poet
Small: I dont carry any early childhood trauma around with me, if thats what youre hinting at. The story of the bicyc
"I don't carry any early childhood trauma around with me, if that's what you're hinting at. The story of the bicycles - and there were three of them which were stolen from me - I've dealt with it well"
Angela Merkel, Statesman
Small: One of the luckiest things that can happen to you in life is, I think, to have a happy childhood
"One of the luckiest things that can happen to you in life is, I think, to have a happy childhood"
Agatha Christie, Writer
Small: Let a man turn to his own childhood - no further - if he will renew his sense of remoteness, and of the myster
Alice Meynell
"Let a man turn to his own childhood - no further - if he will renew his sense of remoteness, and of the mystery of change"
Alice Meynell, Poet
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