YOGA

When unconscious became conscious this is Samadhi

Children Learn What They Live – by Dorothy Law Nolte (1924 – 2005) May 31, 2009


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 feel 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 encouragement, they learn confidence.
If children live with tolerance, they learn patience.
If children live with praise, they learn appreciation.
If children live with acceptance, they learn to love.
If children live with approval, they learn to like themselves.
If children live with recognition, they learn it is good to have a goal.
If children live with sharing, they learn generosity.
If children live with honesty, they learn truthfulness.
If children live with fairness, they learn justice.
If children live with kindness and consideration, they learn respect.
If children live with security, they learn to have faith in themselves and in those about them.
If children live with friendliness, they learn the world is a nice place in which to live.

Excerpted from the book CHILDREN LEARN WHAT THEY LIVE
©1998 by Dorothy Law Nolte and Rachel Harris
The poem “Children Learn What They Live”

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3 Responses to “Children Learn What They Live – by Dorothy Law Nolte (1924 – 2005)”

  1. frank ebhote Says:

    A true divine inspiration is from God Almighty.
    These words truly inspire and empower parents and professionals that work with children to be aware of these practical realities about children.
    Stay Blessed.
    Frank Ebhote (social worker child protection)

  2. Just amazing. So simple, yet so complicated.


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