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Insanity is hereditary; you can get it from your children.
Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing
is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing.
The most aggravating thing about the younger generation is that I no longer belong to it.
I want my children to have all the things I couldn't afford.
Then I want to move in with them.
We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives
teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling
them to sit down and shut up.
When you are eight years old, nothing is any of your business.
We write not only for children but also for their parents.
They, too, are serious children.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
The apple does not fall far from the tree.
No rain without thunders, no children without pangs.
Wine is the cause of a great deal, and so is childhood.
Alas for that which goes and does not come back!
And what is it? Rabbi Chasda said: It is childhood.
Childhood is a kind of Paradise.
Children without childhood are a dark and fearsome spectacle.
A thing learnt in childhood is proven in old age.
A childless man is as good as dead.
Save you honor your parents, your children will not honor you.
The world exists only because of the innocent breath of schoolchildren.
Great is the pain of bringing up sons,
and greater of bringing up daughters.
In disputes between parents and children,
the children always get the upper hand.
Little children are a headache and big ones a heartache.
Children grow up, parents grow old.
Who circumcises his son is as though he offered all the sacrifices to the Lord.
A daughter only tells her secrets to her mother.
It is not what a mother says of her daughter,
but what the neighbors say, that matters.