Tag: hard work

Quotes for Kids About Grit

Grit

Have you ever had a big goal? Like running a 5K race? Building a go kart? Learning a new instrument? Becoming an actor or actress? Getting a perfect grade in one or more of your classes? Sometimes, new things like this can feel very hard. They push us and challenge… Read more »

Sky Sudberry – 10 Year Old Golf Champion Has The Right Attitude

Sky Sudberry

Did you know that there is a World Championship held each year for children who play golf?  Sky Sudberry knows about it because, along with thousands of other kids from around the world, she has participated in it several times. Sky is a 5th grader at The Woodlands Preparatory School near… Read more »

Great Quotes for Kids About Hard Work and Doing Your Best

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Sometimes, doing your best work or trying your hardest at something is difficult.  It may have to do with trying to do something new for the first time, like a new sport or activity at school.  It may have to do with doing homework for a subject that is not… Read more »

Zion Harvey – New Hands and New Hope!

Zion Harvey

Nine-year-old Zion Harvey from Maryland is, hands down, one of the most amazing kids you’ll ever meet! He recently made medical history as the first child to have double hand transplant surgery! When Zion was a toddler, his hands and feet had to be removed due to a bad infection. While… Read more »

Katie Ledecky – Olympic Champion Has No Secret to Her Success

Katie Ledecky

Katie Ledecky, from Bethesda, Maryland, is still a teenager, yet she has won 5 Olympic Medals and 9 World Championships in her sport of swimming! How did she do all of this at such a young age? The secret, according to Katie, is that there is no secret! For one… Read more »

Steph Curry – Hard Work, Faith and Passion Create a Life of Impact

Stephen Curry

You may have heard of Steph Curry, a guard for basketball’s Golden State Warriors. Many people think he is the best shooter that ever played the sport! And, last year, he was the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Most Valuable Player and led his team to the Championship!   How did he… Read more »

Cecily Mohamed and Krysten Muir – Two Teenagers Who Are Kicking Down Barriers!

Krysten Muir

They live on opposite sides of the United States, but they are bound by courage, dedication, hard work and talent. In fact, these two teenage girls are in a whole different league! You see, Cecily Mohamed and Krysten Muir happen to be the starting kickers for their high school varsity football… Read more »

JJ Watt – Dream Big, Work Hard

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Dream Big, Work Hard.  Those four words define NFL player JJ Watt’s approach to life and his recipe for success on and off the field.  Although JJ is perhaps the best defensive player in the NFL he is just as focused on being the best human being he can be.… Read more »