The Path of a Child

The Path of a Child in Life

The following contribution regarding the path of a child in life was made by Bob and Elain Cortner, Author Unknown.  The title, “The Path of a Child,” was added for this publication of the below contribution.  Influence on the path of a child starts early.

 

A Child…

If a child lives with criticism, he learns to condemn.

If a child lives with hostility, he learns to fight.

If a child lives with ridicule, he learns to be shy.

If a child lives with shame, he learns to feel guilty.

If a child lives tolerance, he learns to be patient.

If a child lives with encouragement, he learns
to be confident.

If a child lives with praise, he learns to appreciate.

If a child lives with fairness, he learns justice.

If a child lives with security, he learns to have faith.

If a child lives with approval, he learns to like himself.

If a child lives with acceptance and friendship,
he learns to find love in the world.

 

Children’s Links:

Safe ABC

A Parent’s Plea

Home School Train Up a Child

Robert Munsch

Internet Public Library Story Hour

Teach Them to Teach Themselves

Child Welfare League of America

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Parents