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
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
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
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.
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 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
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