Robert Fulghum

“These are the things I learned (in Kindergarten):

1. Share everything.
2. Play fair.
3. Don't hit people.
4. Put thngs back where you found them.
5. CLEAN UP YOUR OWN MESS.
6. Don't take things that aren't yours.
7. Say you're SORRY when you HURT somebody.
8. Wash your hands before you eat.
9. Flush.
10. Warm cookies and cold milk are good for you.
11. Live a balanced life - learn some and drink some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
12. Take a nap every afternoon.
13. When you go out into the world, watch out for traffic, hold hands, and stick together.
14. Be aware of wonder. Remember the little seed in the Stryrofoam cup: The roots go down and the plant goes up and nobody really knows how or why, but we are all like that.
15. Goldfish and hamster and white mice and even the little seed in the Styrofoam cup - they all die. So do we.
16. And then remember the Dick-and-Jane books and the first workd you learned - the biggest word of all - LOOK.”


Robert Fulghum, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten
Read more quotes from Robert Fulghum


Share this quote:
Twitter icon

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

916 likes
All Members Who Liked This Quote

« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

All Quotes
My Quotes
Add A Quote

This Quote Is From

All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum
17,026 ratings, average rating, 698 reviews
Open Preview


Browse By Tag

More...