If children live with criticism, they learn to condemn.

If children live with hostility, they learn to fight.

If children live with fear, they learn to be apprehensive.

If children live with pity, they learn to feel sorry for themselves.

If children live with ridicule, they learn to be shy.

If children live with jealousy, they learn to feel envy.

If children live with shame, they learn to feel guilty.

If children live with tolerance, they learn to be patient.

If children live with encouragement, they learn to be confident.

If children live with praise, they learn to appreciate.

If children live with recognition, they learn it is good to have a goal.

If children live with sharing, they learn to be generous.

If children live with honesty, they learn to be truthful.

If children live with fairness, they learn justice.

If children live with kindness and consideration, they learn to be respectful.

If children live with security, they learn to have faith.

If children live with approval, they learn to like themselves.

If children live with acceptance and friendship, they learn to find love in the world.

Author Unknown

One thought on “Children Learn What They Live

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *