Quotes on growth mindset are meant to help children and adults embrace failure and seek learning opportunities in every possible way.
Everyone has strengths and weaknesses. The focus is on how to improve on those weaknesses. Emphasizing on small incremental improvements and persevering when things get difficult can help a child manage difficult situations with confidence.
Developing a growth mindset does not happen overnight. Rather it should be embedded into a child’s daily routine through self-care activities.
This thought-provoking quotes on growth mindset will take you or your child on a journey of self-awareness and personal development.
“Be the change you want to see in this world.” – Gandhi
“Life is never incomplete if it is an honorable one. At whatever point you leave life, if you leave it in the right way, it is whole.” – Seneca
“Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness.” – Eckhart Tolle, The Power Of Now
“You have to begin to tell the story of your life as you now want it to be and discontinue the tales of how it has been or of how it is.” – Esther and Jerry Hicks
“We all have something that we are meant to do. Your genius will shine through, and happiness will fill your life, the instant you discover your higher purpose you will then direct all your energies towards it.” – Robin Sharma
“Of course motivation is not permanent. But then, neither is bathing; but it is something you should do on a regular basis.” – Zig Ziglar
“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho
“An education is not so much about making a living as making a person.”― Tara Westover
“The longest journey is the journey inward.”- Dag Hammarskjold
“We all have internal struggles and personal challenges. Do not let anyone make you feel bad about yours.”― Izey Victoria Odiase
“You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.” ―Henry David Thoreau
Growth mindset quotes for teens:
I don’t need to have it all discovered, I just need to keep trying different things
Never give up on a dream just because it takes time to accomplish it
You have to expect things yourself before doing them
If you do not believe you can do it then you don’t stand a chance
Never stop learning
Stay positive even when it feels like nothing is going your way
Don’t change so people will like you, stay how you are and you will attract the right crowd
I was born to make mistakes, not to fake perfection
Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try
My growth is a continuous process
Believe you can and you have won half of the battle
Don’t let the internet rush you, no one is posting their failures
Invest in yourself, it pays the best interest
Be the type of person that you want to meet
You paint your own life, don’t let someone else be the artist of your life
Everything will be ok in the end, if it’s not ok, it’s not the end
In the middle of difficulties lie opportunities. Look for them.
Which of these quotes will inspire you or your students?
Let your child choose the quotes on the growth mindset that they want to explore. It does not matter which quote your child uses to inspire him/herself. Focus on daily incremental growth and the fact that your child is trying.
Praise him/her for their effort and not just for the end goal. Remind your child that they are capable of hard things and through perseverance, they will achieve their goals.
Before you go, don’t forget to check out the PERSONALISED growth-mindset kit you can use at home or in the classroom.