A Person’s a Person, No Matter How Small

Children are great imitators. So give them something great to imitate.
–    Anon

There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.
–    Nelson Mandela

Only where children gather is there any real chance of fun.
–    Mignon McLaughlin

Hugs can do great amounts of good, especially for children.
–    Princess Diana, Princess of Wales

Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.
–    John W. Whitehead

All of us have moments in out lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
–    Erma Bombeck

Children’s games are hardly games. Children are never more serious than when they play.
–    Montaigne, Essays

Nothing you do for a child is ever wasted.
–    Garrison Keillor, Leaving Home

Only a child sees things with perfect clarity, because it hasn’t developed all those filters which prevent us from seeing things that we don’t expect to see.
–    Douglas Adams, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency

Boys have a period of mischief as much as they have measles or chicken-pox.
–    Henry Ward Beecher, Proverbs from Plymouth Pulpit

That’s the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up.
–    Walt Disney, attributed, The Quotable Walt Disney