List of positive quotes for kids on character and social emotional learning

Quotes for Elementary SEL / Character Building

Share some of these positive quotes that help kids remember important social emotional goals, like self management, healthy decisions, caring, respect and more. This big list of positive quotes uses bright imagery and simple words to get to the heart of social emotional learning topics and why having good character matters. The quotes serve as a positive reminder throughout the day to make choices. Share one of these quotes in your online classroom today.

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'Respect means you care enough...'- Positive quote on how character matters for kids SEL

Respect /Caring Quote

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

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'What if I do this what could happen? Respect Yourself. Respect Others.'- Positive quote for kids SEL and character matters

Respect Quote

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

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'Being bigger means you treat others the way you want to be treated...'- Positive quote for kids SEL and character matters

Respect / Relationships Quote

"Being bigger means you treat others the way you want to be treated, even when they haven't been that kind to you."

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'Treat others the way you would like to be treated...'- Motivational quote for kids SEL

Respect Quote

"Treat others the way you would like to be treated."

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'Do what you say you'll do - responsibility'- Quote for kids character and SEL

Responsibiltiy Quote

"Do what you say you will do - responsibility"

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'Be truthful in what you say and do - Honesty'- Motivational quote for kids SEL / Character Building

Honesty / Trustworthiness Quote

"Be truthful in what you say and do"

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'Conscience is that voice in your head and...'- Positive quote for kids SEL and character matters

Conscience / Honesty Quote

"Conscience is that voice in your head, and the feeling in your heart, that tells you if something is right or wrong even when no one is looking."

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'Being honest in your heart feels better than ice cream.'- Positive quote for kids character / SEL

Honesty Quote

"Being honest in your heart feels better than ice cream."

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'It's not only what you say, its also how you say it.'- Positive quote for kids character building / social emotional learning

Respect / Relationships Quote

"It's not only what you say, it's also how you say it."

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'There's the easy way and the right way.'- Character Building and SEL  quote for kids

Choices/ Perseverance Quote

"There's the easy way and the right way. Which will you choose?"

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'Right now is a great time to make a good choice'- Character Matters / SEL quote for kids SEL

Good Choices Quote

"Right now is a great time to make a good choice."

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'Make choices you can be proud of'- Motivational quote for kids SEL

Good Choices / Self Esteem Quote

"Make choices you can be proud of."

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'Making mistakes is part of life...'- Positive quote for kids character and social emotional learning

Mistakes / Growing up Quote

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

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'Empathy: when you make the effort to understand...'- Positive quote for kids social emotional learning / character

Empathy / Caring Quote

"Empathy: when you make the effort to understand how others feel."

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'What if I do this what could happen? Think Consequences...' - Positive quote for kids SEL

Responsibility Quote

"What if I do this what could happen? Think consequences before you act."

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'What type of person do you want to be?' - Positive quote for kids SEL

Good Character Quote

"What type of person do you want to be?"

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'Find joy in others' joy - Positive quote for kids SEL / character

Respect/ Happiness Quote

"Find joy in others' joy?"

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