Quote on Respect for Self and Others

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What is I do this, what could happen? Respect yourself and others - Quote for kids SEL and character development

"What if I do this, what could happen? Respect yourself. Respect others."

-Talking with Trees Books

Sometimes kids don't think things through. This respect quote for kids reminds them to pause and ask "What if" so they can consider consequences before they act. A disrespectful or hurtful comment, an accidental injury, a frustrated adult- they often can be prevented if a child pauses to think about consequences. Have this respect quote at the ready to train kids to always ask, "what if", prompting them to act with more respect toward others, and toward themselves.

Character / SEL Topics

  • Positive Relationships
  • Self Awareness and Self Management
  • Social Awareness
  • Traits: Respect, Caring

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