Childhood Quotes, Sayings about childhood days
We could never have loved the earth so well if we had had no childhood in it.
– George Eliot
The older I grow the more earnestly I feel that the few joys of childhood are the best that life has to give.
– Ellen Glasgow
I gave up my childhood for a career.
– Brenda Lee
The childhood shows the man As morning shows the day.
– John Milton
Old age lives minutes slowly, hours quickly; childhood chews hours and swallows minutes.
– Malcolm de Chazal
A happy childhood is poor preparation for human contacts.
– Sidonie Gabrielle
There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.
– Deepak Chopra
There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colors are brighter, the air softer, and the morning more fragrant than ever again.
– Elizabeth Lawrence
I don’t remember the first half of my life. All I say is a happy childhood is the worst possible preparation for life.
– Kinky Friedman
A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost.
– Marion C. Garretty
I’m mostly influenced by life, what’s around me, and my own childhood.
– Jack Prelutsky
I’ve never outgrown my childhood.
– David McCallum
A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.
I attended Sunday School and then church with my father and mother throughout my childhood.
– Leverett Saltonstall
What we remember from childhood we remember forever permanent ghosts, stamped, inked, imprinted, eternally seen.
– Cynthia Ozick
All of us have moments in our childhood where we come alive for the first time. And we go back to those moments and think, This is when I became myself.
– Rita Dove
I’d give all wealth that years have piled,The slow result of Life’s decay,To be once more a little child For one bright summer day.
– Lewis Carroll
Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.
– John Betjeman
Sweet childish days, that were as long As twenty days are now.
– William Wordsworth
If only my folks had beaten me, I could have gotten some material about my miserable childhood. But as it is, I’ve had a great life.
– Tim Conway