Yiddish is a truthful language and it captures the depth of emotional experience.
Personally, I enjoy reflecting on quotations. In our busy lives sometimes there isn’t time to read anything long. Reading short quotations can give us a moment to reflect and an inspiring thought to anchor the day.
Here are Yiddish phrases about children that I found here. I made the phrases into beautiful Pinterest pins to help us put more Yiddish phrases onto Pinterest.Enjoy and pin away!
Your own children can sometimes become your worst enemies!
With a Fairytale and with a lie you can lull only children to sleep.
With a child in the house, all corners are full.
Wise children have short years.
When it comes to one’s own children, everybody is blind.
Whatever a child babbles, its mother will understand.
The shoes of the poor man’s children grow with their feet.
Your turn: Which of the 28 Yiddish Phrases About Children resonates with you the most and why?