Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay.— Dalai Lama
Jittery Inspirational Children quotations
Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.
A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others.
In the end, it's not what you do for your children but what you've taught them to do for themselves.
I guarantee that the seed you plant in love, not matter how small, will grow into a mighty tree of refuge. We all want a future for ourselves and we must now care enough to create, nurture and secure a future for our children.”
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.
To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; to earn the approbation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty.
Three things remain with us from paradise: stars, flowers and children.
Faith is not something you have to get.
It's something that you, as a bornagain child of God, already have. Act on it by releasing it to God. That's when your healing starts!
Don’t just teach your children to read… Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything.
To my young friends out there: Life can be great, but not when you can't see it.
So, open your eyes to life: to see it in the vivid colors that God gave us as a precious gift to His children, to enjoy life to the fullest, and to make it count. Say yes to your life.
We learn... 10% of what we read 20% of what we hear 30% of what we see 50% of what we both hear and see 70% of what is discussed 80% of what we experience personally 95% of what we teach to someone else
We are not taught to be thinkers, but reflectors of our culture.
Let's teach our children to be thinkers.
Yes, I am my brother's keeper. I am under a moral obligation to him that is inspired, not by any maudlin sentimentality but by the higher duty I owe myself. What would you think me if I were capable of seating myself at a table and gorging myself with food and saw about me the children of my fellow beings starving to death?
Do not raise your children the way your parents raised you; they were born for a different time.
Learning is never done without errors and defeat.
One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.
To do the useful thing, to say the courageous thing, to contemplate the beautiful thing: that is enough for one man's life.
Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.
I wish for everyone to help create a strong, sustainable movement to educate every child about food, inspire families to cook again and empower people everywhere to fight obesity.
That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up.
In diversity there is beauty and there is strength.
The fire of literacy is created by the emotional sparks between a child, a book, and the person reading. It isn’t achieved by the book alone, nor by the child alone, nor by the adult who’s reading aloud—it’s the relationship winding between all three, bringing them together in easy harmony.
We who were formerly no people at all, and who knew of no peace, are now called to be...a church...of peace. True Christians do not know vengeance. They are the children of peace. Their hearts overflow with peace. Their mouths speak peace, and they walk in the way of peace.
I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of inspiration.
I can humiliate or heal. In all situations, it is my response that decides whether a crisis will be escalated or de-escalated and a child humanized or dehumanized.
If we experienced life through the eyes of a child, everything would be magical and extraordinary. Let our curiosity, adventure and wonder of life never end.
When you are growing up there are two institutional places that affect you most powerfully: the church, which belongs to God, and the public library, which belongs to you.
Just being a woman is God's gift. The origin of a child is a mother, a woman. She shows a man what sharing, caring, and loving is all about. That is the essence of a woman.
A little Consideration, a little Thought for Others, makes all the difference.
Life is not meant to be easy, my child; but take courage: it can be delightful.
While cares will drop off like autumn leaves.
Encourage & support your kids because "Children are apt to live up to what you believe of them.
For it is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty Founder was a child Himself.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.