“All I am saying in this book can be summed up in two words: Trust Children. Nothing could be more simple, or more difficult. Difficult because to trust children we must first learn to trust ourselves, and most of us were taught as children that we could not be trusted.
John Holt – American educator and author
3 Replies to “Quote for the day”
We should quote Holt (and others like Gatto) more often. Thanks for posting this one.
What a difference this simple thought can make in children’s lives, thanks for sharing it.
Brilliant. Thanks for sharing!