Advice Every Parent Should Give Their Children

The Words Of Wisdom to Carry Them Through Life

advice we should give our children
We asked YMC Readers, "If you had to write one sentence for your children to remember for the rest of their lives, what would it be?"
Their heartwarming answers turned out to be timeless pieces of advice that all parents should teach their kids.
Always treat others the way you want to be treated! It doesn't matter what they look like on the outside, it is more important how they make you feel on the inside!
 Diane M. 
Love, grace and forgiveness and integrity will always lead you through and I hope I showed you all of these.
 Mary C.
It's nice to be important but it's important to be nice.
 Judy B. 
You are loved, beautiful, and capable of anything you put your mind to.
 Christine C.
It doesn't matter what anyone else thinks of you, be the best person you can be, and believe in yourself.
 Alli C. 
Life is an amazing gift that should never be taken for granted, so go out everyday and be the unstoppable force of good and positive energy you've been blessed with.
 Sue W.
You don't have to like everyone, but you do have to be kind to them.
 Leslie N. 
Don't waste a moment of your life looking back; your journey will take you right where you should be.
 Rosa S.
The most important things in life are your heart; how you treat others; and creating beautiful experiences.
 G.G. B.
Don't take yourself too seriously.
 Chris R.
Life is what you make it.
 Liisa D. 
Always be yourself and only love those who love you for exactly who you are.
 Lianne H. 
There isn't anything you aren't capable of achieving if you set your mind to it, work hard, and trust in yourself and your abilities.
 Sharon S.

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