Inspire them young.
By Sarah Ahmed
If the world needs anything at all right now, it’s more hope and kindness. Instilling positive messages in your children can go a long way in helping boost their levels of self-confidence and ability to connect with others. Words are powerful, and even the smallest of sayings can go a long way.
Adults use motivational quotes to fuel things like career and lifestyle goals, so why not give some of that love to your kids to help them be the best they can be? Keep reading for 20 inspiring quotes that are sure to move your kiddo to dream big dreams (and don’t be surprised if you find yourself feeling pretty inspired, too)!
1. Maya Angelou
When you know better, you do better.
2. Jimmy Carter
We are of course a nation of differences. Those differences don’t make us weak. They’re the source of our strength.
3. William G. Spady
All students can learn and succeed, but not on the same day in the same way.
4. Dolly Parton
If you see someone without a smile, give them one of yours.
5. Mahatma Gandhi
Be the change you want to see in the world.
6. Nelson Mandela
It always seems impossible until it is done.
7. Thomas Edison
There is no substitute for hard work.
8. J.K. Rowling
We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already. We have the power to imagine better.
9. Dr. Seuss
The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.
10. Norman Vaughan
Dream big and dare to fail.
11. George Sand
There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
13. Mr. Fred Rogers
There’s no person in the whole world like you, and I like you just the way you are.
14. Muhammed Ali
If my mind can conceive it, if my heart can believe it, then I can achieve it.
15. Khalil Gibran
Rest in reason; move in passion.
16. Lilo & Stitch
Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten.
17. A.A. Milne
You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
18. Roald Dahl
If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.
19. Woodrow Wilson
We grow great by dreams.
20. Barack Obama
will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.Change
This article was originally published at Popsugar. Reprinted with permission from the author.