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Maurice Sendak Quote: Kids Aren't Made of Candy

Maurice Sendak Quote: Kids Aren't Made of Candy
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"Parents shouldn't assume children are made out of sugar candy and will break and collapse instantly. Kids don't. We do."

—Maurice Sendak, renowned children's book author and illustrator, and noted curmudgeon.
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