150 things to say to raise your child's self-esteem.
Anything is possible Being kind does not make you weak Believe in yourself Don’t be afraid to be yourself Don’t be scared Don’t compare yourself to anyone else Don’t give up Don’t sweat the small stuff! Don’t worry Even if you make a mistake you can fix it Follow your dreams Great job doing xxx! Growing is hard work Wow...how did you do that? I admire the way you xxx I am curious what you think I am grateful for you going xxx I appreciate you doing xxx I believe in you I believe you I could never stop loving you I enjoy your company, I forgive you I have faith in you! I hear you I know you can handle it I know you did your best I like that outfit I love being your dad I love being your mum I love how you said that I love laughing with you I love spending time with you I love you I love you unconditionally I love your cuddles I love your kisses I love your sense of humour I see you working hard and learning every day I think about you when we’re apart I trust you I understand you I will always be here for you I will always love you I will do my best to keep you safe I’m excited to see what you do I’m excited to spend time with you I’m glad you’re here I’m grateful you’re in my life I’m happy to talk with you
I’m happy you’re here I’m listening I’m proud of you for xxx I’m ready to listen I’m so glad you’re here I’m thankful for you It’s fun to do things with you It’s good to be curious It’s Ok to stand up for yourself It’s okay to be scared It’s okay, mistakes happen It’s your decision Keep up the good work! My world is better with you in it Never stop trying Not everyone would like you and that’s okay Respect yourself Stay positive! Thank you for contributing to our family Thanks for helping me That was a really good choice That was very brave what you did That’s a great question This family would not be the same without you Trust your instincts Way to go! We all make mistakes -it’s okay We are so lucky to have you We can try it your way When you make a mistake, you are still lovable Yes! You are a blessing You are a good friend to xxx You are able to do work that matters You are capable You are creative when you xxx You are deserving You are enough You are growing You are helpful You are important You are interesting You are kind You are learning You are loved You are right You are strong You are such a fast reader! You are the best!
You are valuable You are wonderful! You are worth it You can ask for help You can change your mind You can do it! You can learn from your mistakes You can make a difference You can say no You can try again tomorrow You crack me up! You did it! You did that so well You don’t have to be perfect to be amazing You don’t have to do what everyone else is doing You don’t have to like what someone is saying in order to treat them with respect You have a choice You have grateful heart You have great ideas You have say over your body You have such a kind heart You look nice today You make a difference You make a difference in my life You make life worth living You make me proud You make me smile You make me smile You make my heart full You should try that! You smell good You’re a great brother You’re a great speller! You’re amazing! You’re doing a great job! You’re fantastic! You’re great with computers You’re really good at that! You’re so handsome You’re so smart You’ve made me think of things in a completely new way Your actions are powerful Your attitude can change any situation Your body is your own Your choices matter Your emotions may be powerful Your idea is a great Your ideas are interesting Your ideas are worthwhile Your ideas matterYour words are powerful