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You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers by Fred Rogers
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“Everyone longs to be loved. And the greatest thing we can do is to let people know that they are loved and capable of loving.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“As human beings, our job in life is to help people realize how rare and valuable each one of us really is, that each of us has something that no one else has- or ever will have- something inside that is unique to all time. It's our job to encourage each other to discover that uniqueness and to provide ways of developing its expression.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“There's a world of difference between insisting on someone's doing something and establishing an atmosphere in which that person can grow into wanting to do it.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“One of the universal fears of childhood is the fear of not having value in the eyes of the people whom we admire so much.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“We speak with more than our mouths. We listen with more than our ears.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“Mutually caring relationships require kindness and patience, tolerance, optimism, joy in the other's achievements, confidence in oneself, and the ability to give without undue thought of gain. We need to accept the fact that it's not in the power of any human being to provide all these things all the time. for any of us, mutually caring relationships will always include some measure of unkindness and impatience, intolerance, pessimism, envy, self-doubt, and disappointment.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“I've often hesitated in beginning a project because I've thought, "It'll never turn out to be even remotely like the good idea I have as I start." I could just "feel" how good it could be. But I decided that, for the present, I would create the best way I know how and accept the ambiguities.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“Listening and trying to understand the needs of those we would communicate with seems to me to be the essential prerequisite of any real communication. And we might as well aim for real communication.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“Taking care is one way to show your love. Another way is letting people take good care of you when you need it.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Words of Wisdom for All Ages from a Beloved Neighbor
“One of the strongest things I have had to wrestle with in my life is the significance of the longing for perfection in oneself and in the people bound to the self by friendship or parenthood or childhood.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Neighborly Wit And Wisdom From Mister Rogers
“Pretending doesn't require expensive toys.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Words of Wisdom for All Ages from a Beloved Neighbor
“Listening is where love begins: listening to ourselves and then to our neighbors.”
Fred Rogers, You Are Special: Words of Wisdom for All Ages from a Beloved Neighbor