Maria Montessori Quotes (Author of The Absorbent Mind)
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The jockey gives sugar to his horse before the race, but applies spurs and the whip when there is lagging. Still, do any of these methods induce the animal to run as swiftly and as superbly as the horse of the plains? The discipline that we are looking for is active. We do not believe that one is disciplined only when he is artificially made as silent as a mute and as motionless as a paralytic. Such a one is not disciplined but annihilated.
A collection of quotations by Maria Montessori on children, education, science, spirit, imagination, peace, mind, schooling, raising, learning and psychology.
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Do not tell them how to do it. Show them how to do it and do not say a word. If you tell them, they will watch your lips move. If you show them, they will want to do it themselves. The goal of early childhood education should be to activate the child's own natural desire to learn.
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