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What Our Children Have Taught Us

Our children teach us just as much as we teach them. American author, Joyce  Maynard  once stated, “It’s not only children who grow.  Parents do too.  As much as we watch to see what our children do with their lives, they are watching us to see what we do with ours.  I can’t tell my children to reach for the sun.  All I can do is reach for it, myself.”

Here is what our children have taught us:

what our children have taught us

What have your children taught you?

 

The Joy of Christmas Expressed through Quotes

The holiday season is in full effect. Get into the Christmas with some of our favorite heartwarming Christmas quotes:

Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.”
~ Peg Bracken.

Christmas! The very word brings joy to our hearts. No matter how we may dread the rush, the long Christmas lists for gifts and cards to be bought and given–when Christmas Day comes there is still the same warm feeling we had as children, the same warmth that enfolds our hearts and our homes.”
~ Joan Winmill Brown, American author and editor.

This is the message of Christmas: We are never alone.”
~ Taylor Caldwell (1900-1985), English novelist.

It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.”
~ W. T. Ellis

At Christmas, all roads lead home.”
~ Marjorie Holmes, American writer.

Christmas gift suggestions: To your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.”
~ Oren Arnold

Christmas is a necessity. There has to be at least one day of the year to remind us that we’re here for something else besides ourselves.”
~ Eric Sevareid (1912-1992), American newscaster.

I wish we could put up some of the Christmas spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month.”
~ Harlan Miller

Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall.”
~ Larry Wilde, author ‘The Merry Book of Christmas’.

Christmas is a day of meaning and traditions, a special day spent in the warm circle of family and friends.”
~ Margaret Thatcher (1925- ), English political leader.

What is Christmas? It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal, and that every path may lead to peace.”
~ Agnes M. Pahro

Which Christmas quote is your favorite from our list? Do you have a favorite Christmas quote?