Quote on What Respect Means

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There's the easy way and the right way - Quote for kids character and SEL development

"Respect means you care enough about others' feelings to think before you act."

-Talking with Trees Books

How do you explain respect to kids? Try this quote that reminds kids that respect is really about caring about others. Treating others with respect means you show them, through your words and actions, that you care about the impact you have on them.

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Character / SEL Topics

  • Positive Relationships
  • Social Awareness
  • Traits: Respect, Caring

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