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I always wanted a child. Being a mother is the central thing in my life.
Carol Ann Duffy
Having a child takes you back to all those parts of your own childhood that you had hidden away.
Carol Ann Duffy
I am a child of Hollywood and dreams. To me, to be on the red carpet is the best place in the world.
I'm a child of the Civil Rights Movement.
You can only have one first born child. You may love all your children deeply and with passion, but there is something unique about the first born.
Raymond E. Feist
But I was very much into sports when I was a child.
I was a single mother when my child was little.
I could have had someone else take care of my child but I did it because that was my moral obligation and also it was a joy and I felt it was in the best interests of the child.
I think there should be better child support laws to make it easier for those single moms to support their children so they don't have to go on welfare.
I think by the time I was born, my parents had pretty well run the gauntlet with their kids. The novelty had kind of worn off by the time the twelfth child was born. I was lucky to get fed and changed, picked up and taken to school.
Women leading means that Congress is working to create jobs, make quality child care more affordable and strengthen the middle class because we understand that America grows the economy and opportunity from the middle out, not the top down.
Marketers are out there trying to figure out how to get your money out of your child.
As a child I was very into gadgets and machines and robots. The idea of experimenting with machines to create art was always something I tinkered with.
I'm in Stockholm in my office. I just got here after seeing my eighth child on an ultrasound, so I'm in a good mood. It's beautiful: an energetic little skeleton.
I wanted to write something from a child's viewpoint... Five of the characters I have played in movies have either been abused or became abusers, themselves, and I just kind of felt like there was a need.
Make no mistake; child predation on the Internet is a growing problem.
You think about child abuse and you think of a father viciously attacking a daughter or a son, but in my family it was my mother. My mother, I would say, was a... very brutal disciplinarian.
Yes, and when I had Aaron, he left me, and I didn't know how to raise a child. And I wasn't close to my parents, and because I was too proud to go to my parents for help, I mistreated that little baby. I didn't want a baby.
I was very poor. As a child my dream was to have a leather football.
I always felt like the male from the time I was a child. There wasn't much feminine about me.
Teach success before teaching responsibility. Teach them to believe in themselves. Teach them to think, 'I'm not stupid'. No child wants to fail. Everyone wants to succeed.
No child wants to fail. Everyone wants to succeed.
You know what it's like to persuade a pigheaded child to do something they don't want to. If they hear the same suggestion from someone else, they'll go right off and do it.
When it comes to determining child custody, however, sexism is the rule.
Sorrow is held the eldest child of sin.
I really like being pregnant. Not that there aren't things I don't love, but when I think about what my body is doing - creating a child - it just blows my mind. I'm in awe of the process and science.
I was an open, smiley and gregarious child. I could make friends in 30 seconds wherever I went.
A father is a person who's around, participating in a child's life. He's a teacher who helps to guide and shape and mold that young person, someone for that young person to talk to, to share with, their ups and their downs, their fears and their concerns.
I was a chronically shy child. That kernel of my younger self is still there, but I've developed mechanisms to deal with it.
Maybe we slip so easily into blaming our parents - you're perpetually a child and they're perpetually a parent and you long to balance the equation, but it can only be balanced posthumously.
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