Quote on Conscience

Positive quotes for kids

Conscience is the feeling in your heart... - Quote for kids social emotional learning

"A conscience is that voice in your head, and feeling in your heart, that tells you if something is right or wrong, even when no one is watching."

-Talking with Trees Books

Looking for a way to teach kids to listen to their conscience? Try this conscience quote that reminds children to listen to the feelings they have on the inside that give them clues about whether a choice is right or wrong.

Teaching kids to notice the feelings in their hearts and minds helps them connect that making good choices feels good. A conscience is there to give you clues to prevent bad choices, and a conscience is there to give you the pride that comes with making good choices.

This quote is related to the lessons in the children's book, "Be Proud", a story about listening to your conscience and feeling the pride that comes with making good choices, even when no one is watching.

Character / SEL Topics

  • Self-management, self-awareness
  • Decision Making
  • Traits: Honesty, Responsibility

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