A child doesn't breast-feed from a stepmother if its mother is still alive.
A child grows up by falling down and getting up.
A child is a bridge to heaven.
A child is a certain sorrow and uncertain joy.
A child is a child of everyone.
A child is an axe; when it cuts you, you still pick it up and put it on your shoulder.
A child is better unborn than untaught.
A child is like an axe; even if it hurts, you stil carry them on your shoulders.
A child is the fruit of a home.
A child is what you put into him.
A child knows how to run, but he doesn't know how to hide. Africa
A child left unrestrained brings shame on his family.
A child may have too much of his mother's blessing.
A child may have too much of its mother's blessing.
A child must creep until it learns to walk.
A child no more! a maiden now - A graceful maiden, with a gentle brow; A cheek tinged lightly and a dove-like eye; And all hearts bless her as she passes by. Mary Howitt
A child of a year old sucks milk from the heel.
A child of God should be a visible beatitude, for joy and happiness, and a living doxology, for gratitude and adoration. Spurgeon
A child of our grandmother Eve, a female; or, for thy more sweet understanding, a woman. Shakespeare
A child one does not instruct on return, one instructs him when going.
A child says 'ta-ta' bot a child will not say 'My mother won't sleep with dad tonight.' Africa
A child should not be brought up in his mother's lap. Michel De Montaigne
A child thinks bread grows in the cupboard.
A child to visitors but a sage to the owners to the village, (a person should not be judged by his physical appearance)
A child unwilling to be taught must learn to dig trenches.
A child while bathing only scrubs its stomach.
A child who cannot be told let us wait and see. (experience is the best teacher)
A child who does not listen grew a beard at the back of the head.
A child who doesn't listen to its mother will be brought up by the street. Africa
A child who eats too much shouldn't blame his buttock.
A child who fears beating, would never admit that he played with a missing knife.
A child who has no mother will not have scars to show on his back.
A child who is carried on the back will not know how far the journey is.
A child who is fearless is going to bring tears to his mother's eyes.
A child who is loved has many names.
A child who is to be successful is not reared exclusively on a bed of down.
A child who knows how to wash his hands will eat with the chiefs.
A child who protested when being stripped on the back by its mother, it's humbled by the scorching sun when left to walk.
A child who will be a man is obvious by the look in his eyes.
A child who will grow to be a good person is known by his looks.
A child without a mother is like a fish in shallow water.
A child without education, is like a bird without wings.
A child won't confess that he made his father impotent (through witchcraft): his mother will strangle him. Africa
A child's back must be bent early.
A child's birds and a boy's wife are well used.
A child's eyes, those clear wells of undefiled thought - what on earth can be more beautiful? Full of hope, love and curiosity, they meet your own. In prayer, how earnest; in joy, how sparkling; in sympathy, how tender! The man who never tried the companionship of a little child has carelessly passed by one of the great pleasures of life, as one passes a rare flower without plucking it or knowing its value. Mrs. Norton
A child's face is his mirror.
A child's fingers are not scalded by a piece of hot yam which his mother puts into his palm.
A child's lie is like a dead fish in a pond that in the end, always comes to the surface, explains his mother.
A child's life is like a piece of paper on which every passerby leaves a mark.