8 quotes found by Fred Rogers

Fred Rogers
When I say it's you I like, I'm talking about that part of you that knows that life is far more than anything you can ever see or hear or touch. That deep part of you that allows you to stand for those things without which humankind cannot survive. Love that conquers hate, peace that rises triumphant over war, and justice that proves more powerful than greed.
love  friendship  friends  peace  # 2507
Fred Rogers
Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
work  learning  childhood  # 346100
Fred Rogers
I like to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story. The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending.
Child  story  Takes  # 346101
Fred Rogers
Knowing that we can be loved exactly as we are gives us all the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people.
health  best  Loved  # 346102
Fred Rogers
How sad it is that we give up on people who are just like us.
sad  # 346103
Fred Rogers
I think of discipline as the continual everyday process of helping a child learn self-discipline.
learn  Child  Process  # 346104
Fred Rogers
Parents are like shuttles on a loom. They join the threads of the past with threads of the future and leave their own bright patterns as they go.
future  past  parents  # 346105
Fred Rogers
You know, you don't have to look like everybody else to be acceptable and to feel acceptable.
Everybody  Acceptable  # 346106