Quote on Making Mistakes and Growing Up

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Making mistakes is part of life—and a really big part of growing up... - Quote for kids social emotional and character development

"Making mistakes is part of life—and a really big part of growing up. It's how you learn who you want to be"

-Talking with Trees Books

Most kids know that being honest means not lying. But this quote reminds children that honesty is also shown through your actions. Being honest includes being straightforward and not hiding the truth or trying to trick others. Honesty includes acting in a way that is morally right. Use this quote to help remind students that being a trustworthy person means speaking the truth and acting with truthfuness.

Character / SEL Topics

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

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