If we continually try to force a child to do what he is afraid to do, he will become more timid, and will use his brains and energy, not to explore the unknown, but to find ways to avoid the pressures we put on him. John Holt
When you are asked to correct something, a mistake you have made, do not fight, simply say ‘yes’ and ‘thank you for drawing my attention to this matter.’ Act upon it quickly and with love and know that most people only tell you about your mistakes when they trust you. — Dana Allen