As kids, we don’t really focus on these insightful sentences. It takes looking back as an adult to realize how they summarize life or emotions.
20 Quotes From Children’s Books Every Adult Should Know
My favorites, with my adult eyes:
“Promise me you’ll remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think.” – Winnie the Pooh, A.A. Milne
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. – The Lion and the Mouse, Aesop
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. – The Lorax, Dr. Seuss
The true courage is in facing danger when you are afraid. – The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Frank Baum