Tag: bravery

Great Quotes About Bravery and Strength for Kids


You know bravery when you see it. Bravery can be as simple as sleeping over a friends house for the first time even when you are scared to do so.  It can be standing up for someone in their time of need.  It can be as difficult as undergoing years… Read more »

Jennifer Bricker – Gymnast Born Without Legs Shows That ‘Everything is Possible’

Jennifer Bricker

The story of Jennifer Bricker is one of the most amazing ones we have have ever featured on IMK! It is full of both great life lessons and great surprises. It is a story everyone should know. Jennifer was born in Romania without any legs. She was later adopted by a… Read more »

Lauren Hill’s Legacy – Find Something to Fight For

Lauren Hill

You may recall the very inspiring story of Lauren Hill which we brought to InspireMyKids last fall.  If not, please take a moment to check it out now. Lauren was diagnosed with brain cancer just before she was able to fulfill her ultimate dream…to play college basketball. While others might have… Read more »

Dr. Mae Jemison – ‘Daring Makes a Difference’ for the First Black Woman Astronaut

Dr. Mae Jemison

Dr. Mae Jemison was interested in space and science very early in her life.  From her childhood home in Chicago, she dreamed of traveling to outer space and assumed that she would! Even though many people questioned her interest in science, she persevered and followed her passion.  Jemison went on… Read more »

Great Quotes for Kids About Courage


Have you ever done something that you knew was the right thing to do, but you were scared to do it?  Or maybe you did something that looked very hard, but you decided to try it.  That is courage in action and you probably felt very good about what you… Read more »