50 Positive Things to Say to Your Children


Sometimes the smallest things that we say to our children end up being the most influential to them as they grow up. It’s important to remember this when interacting with them. If you show love and compassion, then they will show the same to others as they develop into society.

Here are 50 positive phrases to say to your children today.

  1. Thank you.
  2. I’m proud of you.
  3. You’re important.
  4. You’re loved.
  5. Your friends are lucky to have you around.
  6. That was a great choice.
  7. That was very brave.
  8. I trust you.
  9. You’re very smart.
  10. You can do anything if you work hard.
  11. You can say no.
  12. You can say yes.
  13. I accept you.
  14. I love who you are.
  15. I respect who you are.
  16. Our family wouldn’t be the same without you.
  17. Your opinions matter.
  18. Your feelings matter.
  19. You did a great job.
  20. I’m impressed.
  21. You’ve got great potential.
  22. You’re making a difference.
  23. You make me happy.
  24. You’re very creative.
  25. I love the way you said that.
  26. I respect your feelings.
  27. Not everyone wants to be your friend, and that’s ok.
  28. I’m listening to you.
  29. You’re a good listener.
  30. That’s a very fair point.
  31. You are enough.
  32. I love you.
  33. You are helpful.
  34. We can try doing it your way.
  35. You were right.
  36. It’s okay to be wrong.
  37. Being your parent is the best job.
  38. Yes, me too.
  39. That’s a great question.
  40. I forgive you.
  41. I’m not mad at you.
  42. It’s ok to make mistakes as long as you learn from them.
  43. It’s ok to forgive other people.
  44. You don’t have to be perfect to be awesome.
  45. That’s a great idea.
  46. Don’t be afraid to be different if it makes you happy.
  47. Your happiness is my priority.
  48. You are right where you belong.
  49. You look great.
  50. You’re going to be very successful.