To find quotes about childhood is to find an inspirational attitude that can help you look at your adult life in a new way. It isn't that people grow older, it is more that people allow themselves to grow older faster than they should by failing to keep a childlike spirit within. Rekindle childhood attitudes and spirits and you may just surprise yourself in your outlook on life and what it has to offer.
"If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older." Tom Stoppard
"Childhood is a promise that is never kept." Ken Hill
"Relive your childhood as a grandparent and vitality will be gained anew." Byron Pulsifer
"When you finally go back to your old hometown, you find it wasn't the old home you missed but your childhood." Sam Ewing
"Childhood is the fiery furnace in which we are melted down to essentials and that essential shaped for good." Katherine Anne Porter
"Our whole life is but a greater and longer childhood."
"It is never too late to have a happy childhood." Tom Robbins
There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colors are brighter, the air softer, and the morning more fragrant than ever again. Elizabeth Lawrence
Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age. Ambrose Bierce
Childhood is the most beautiful of all life's seasons. Author Unknown
Childhood is not from birth to a certain age and at a certain age / The child is grown, and puts away childish things. / Childhood is the kingdom where nobody dies. / Nobody that matters, that is. Edna St. Vincent Millay
The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day. John Milton
Childhood is a short season. Helen Hayes
Childhood is that wonderful time of life when all you need to do to lose weight is take a bath. Author Unknown
Old age lives minutes slowly, hours quickly; childhood chews hours and swallows minutes. Malcolm de Chazal