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Sunday, December 8, 2013

From My Quotes Cupboard: Why you should not tell your kids how great they are

Because it can cause immense problems later on:

A sense of entitlement goes hand in hand with over-empowerment. If one is continually told how great he or she is, he or she eventually begins to believe it and comes to expect that all good things should come to him or  her. For these young people, the American Dream is no longer thought of as a quest, but is regarded more as a right.


The European Dream by Jeremy Rifkin, Penguin 2005

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