1.“Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.”
2.“You’re mad, bonkers, completely off your head. But I’ll tell you a secret. All the best people are.”
3.“If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.”
4.“You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and falling over.”
5.“There is no person in the whole world like you, and I like you just the way you are.”
6.“Never follow anyone else’s path. Unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost and you see a path. Then, by all means, follow that path.” – Ellen DeGeneres.
7.You can buy your kid a colourful diary and make him/her write down the quote each day. This also allows for some creativity and keeps children engaged in the activity.
8.Use a reward system, where the child must use the quote during the day, and gets a reward in return. This way, you can also make sure he/she has understood what it means.
9.“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.”
10.“Our fate lies within us, you only have to be brave enough to see it.” – Merida, ‘Brave.
11.“I remember it like it was yesterday. Of course, I don’t really remember yesterday all that well.”
12.“There is nothing intelligent about not standing up for yourself. You may not win every battle. However, everyone will at least know what you stood for – you.” – Shannon L. Alder.
13.Each week, you can paste some quotes on a mirror or wall in colourful, decorative paper and cover them. Make your child uncover one quote each day and read it out loud. Since this involves a physical activity, children are likely to be interested for a longer time.