Emmi Pikler

It is no secret I am a fan of Emmi Pikler. The picture below landed on my inbox today and it comes from “Red Pikler La Plata” (Pikler Network La Plata, Argentina). A little homage to one of the greatest.

The translation of the text is below the picture. Enjoy!

“The image of the world we present to a newborn is completely different when the hands that touch him are filled with patience, tranquillity, safety and purpose. How different the world can be presented to a newborn if the hands that touch him are impatient, careless, rushed, restless. In the beginning, the hands to a newborn are everything: the human nature, the world”.

I have just…

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I have just three things to teach:

Simplicity,

Patience,

Compassion.

These three are your greatest treasures.

Lao-Tzu

Sólo tengo tres cosas para enseñar:

Simplicidad,

Paciencia,

Compasión.

Estas tres cosas son tus tesoros mas preciados.

Lao-Tzu

Calm…

“Calm your soul…

In time,

Life will explain,

The things that TODAY

Do not make any sense.”

 

calma en el alma

 

I was browsing my social media stream and on the wall of a very dear friend this came up.

After asking permission to borrow it, here it is.

 

Enjoy.