Life is an endless journey of learning. We can learn from any component of nature. Everything in nature can teach us something valuable in life. As everyone knows that our learning phase starts when we are children, we learn to crawl, walk, write, etc. We understand many basic things of life in our childhood. And, when we become adults, we taught the same things to our children. But, there are many life lessons we can learn from children. We have some traits in our childhood, but when we get mature, these traits start to get vanished from our life. Let’s discuss them in this blog.
Children are always curious. Whenever you observe a child, you will find that they are always eager to learn new things. They ask questions about every damn thing. But, when the years pass by, they lose this ability because they don’t get a better response from their parents and teachers.
When we grow up, we lose our curiosity to learn new things. Our ability to ask questions loses as we get older. The reason could be the lack of appreciation by our parents and teachers. We get scolded for asking silly questions that destroys our curiosity. People must encourage their children to ask questions and clear all their doubts about the world. We must also develop our interest in learning new things like a child.
2. Never Getting Tired
Whenever you do a fun activity with children, you would find that you would get tired after some time, but they always enjoy it and never feel fatigued. Children never get bored or tired of things they love to do.
We can learn this ability of not getting tired from children. We must focus on our work and be so passionate and dedicated like a child that we don’t get tired of doing it.
3. Enjoy Every Moment Of Life
Children enjoy every moment of their life without any worry. Every day is a new beginning for them. They don’t want any reason to smile; they are forever happy and enjoy every moment.
We can learn this ability from children. When we grow up, we have to find a reason to be happy. But, we should be glad to have a life and not see any other reason for that.
4. Easily Express Their Feelings
Children never think about what others will think about them. They easily express their feelings with others; they laugh or cry whenever they feel so. This trait is one of the best traits every child has—the quality of not caring about others and showing what you think is excellent.
We as an adult lose this ability to express our feelings. We feel shame and start thinking about what other people would be thinking about us. Hence, we keep our feelings with ourselves instead of sharing them with others. That’s why depression and anxiety are widespread in people nowadays.
5. No Worries About Future
Have you seen any child sitting alone and thinking about his future? Probably not. Children never worry about their future; they live the best of their life in the present and do not fear what would happen to them in the future.
We have been so obsessed with our future that we forget to live our present. We must make ourselves happy in the present instead of constantly pressurizing ourselves about our future.
6. Love Unconditionally
Children do not discriminate against any human race. They are happy with any person who can entertain them. They do not insult or make fun of any human based on his appearance.
Every human must stop the habit of discrimination. Every human is same, and no one should be treated as inferior based on his caste, race, color, etc.
7. Help Selflessly
Children never think twice before helping someone. They do their job of helping selflessly and do not expect anything in return.
Nowadays, people help others only to get some benefit from them. We all must try to help needy people without expecting anything in return.
8. See Themselves As A Champion
Every child is a champion in his world. They all see themselves as if they can do all the things to save this planet. No matter what other people think of them, they act like a champion every time. Whether it’s some work or a game, they are optimistic about themselves and feel like champions. That’s why children have better-focusing power than adults.
We must remove all our doubts from our minds and think like we are the champion in our field. This type of optimism could help us give our best in our job. No matter what we are doing, if we fully concentrate and see ourselves as champions, we could get better results.
9. Wants Justice Everywhere
Children want justice everywhere; they only want the hero to win in whichever cartoon or movie they watch. They never support evil people and hence always stands for justice.
We must apply this characteristic in our life. If we always stand for justice and never try to endorse the evils, then this world would be a more happy place to live. Hence, we must do good to people, and good will happen to us.
10. Always Truthful
Children are truthful. Although, they sometimes lie when they think their parents would scold them. But, by nature, they are always honest. They see their elder ones lie about many things. Hence, they also start to lie about many things.
Technology has made our life easier to lie about anything. We should remove the habit of lying about everything and accept the truth even if it is bitter. It would make us trust more in each other. This habit would also save many relations from breaking. If we are truthful about our problems and accept them, we could solve them with much more accuracy.
These are the lessons we can learn from children. We should try to apply all these traits in our life. We are born with some natural characteristics, but when we grow up and meet multiple people, these traits vanish. Hence, we must discover these habits from our minds and soul. It could help us in growing ourselves better.
I hope this blog would have helped you understand the lessons we can learn from children. If you get a chance to meet a young child, then try and observe him. You would get to know how a young brain thinks about the world. You would know how they feel about our world.
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KEEP SMILING AND STAY ENERGETIC 🙂
A nice blog, it reminded us of all the habits we lost as we age.