51 Inspirational Quotes for Kids


Words have a great impact on our mind, especially at the tender age when it is still developing phase. Exposing kids to motivational, inspirational and encouraging quotes will leave a positive impact on their minds and also helps in molding their behaviour. As the children’s world is full of ideas and imagination, it is our responsibility to shape those thoughts and ideas in a manner that helps them learn and grow. Here are 51 inspirational quotes that will have a positive impact on your child’s mind.

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Top 51 Inspirational Quotes for Kids

“I don’t love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful.” – Natalie Portman

“If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.” – Roald Dahl

“Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts. ” – Albert Einstein

“We know what we are but know not what we may be.”– Shakespeare


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“What one can be one must be.”– Unknown

“I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.”– Edward Everett Hale

“Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.”– Edwin Hubbel Chapin

“Do a little more than you’re paid to. Give a little more than you have to. Try a little harder than you want to. Aim a little higher than you think possible, and give a lot of thanks to God for health, family, and friends.”– Art Linkletter


“We grow great by dreams.”– Woodrow Wilson

“I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world.”– E.B. White

“Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.”– Confucious

“Life is a gift.”– Unknown

“In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.”– Theodore Roosevelt

“To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.” – Emily Dickensen


“So be sure when you step, Step with care and great tact. And remember that life’s A Great Balancing Act. And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! (98 and ¾ percent guaranteed) Kid, you’ll move mountains.” ― Dr. Seuss

“To do the useful thing, to say the courageous thing, to contemplate the beautiful thing: that is enough for one man’s life.” – T.S. Eliot

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss

“Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.” – Henry David Thoreau

“May you live all the days of your life.” – Jonathan Swift

“Time’s fun when you’re eating flies.” – Kermit the Frog


“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That’s why we call it ‘The Present’.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“You’ve got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your grandfather was.” – Irish Proverb

“You have brains in your head, you have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…” – Dr. Seuss

“The years teach much the days never know.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“It’s good to have an end to journey toward, but it’s the journey that matters in the end.” – Ursula K. LeGuin


“To me every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle.” – Walt Whitman

“Fall seven times, stand up eight.”– Japanese Proverb

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill

“The time is always right to do what is right.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” – Dr. Seuss

“Climb ev’ry mountain, Ford ev’ry stream, Follow ev’ry rainbow, ‘Til you find your dream.” – Sound of Music


“Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” – Helen Keller

“You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne/Christopher Robin

“Don’t just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.” – Jim Rohn

“Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.” – Edwin Hubbel Chapin

“In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” –Dr. Seuss


“Nothing is particularly hard if you break it down into small jobs.” – Henry Ford

“Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.” – Sophia Loren

“When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.” – George Washington Carver

“You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have.” – Jim Rohn

“A positive attitude can really make dreams come true – it did for me.” – David Bailey

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi


“Be Silly, Be Honest, Be Kind.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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