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  • Samantha Kempf

    So true! Kids need to learn about hard work and responsibility early on!

  • Ashley Hansen

    Very good advice! Take the silver spoon out and/or stop rescuing your children from every mistake in their life so your kids don't end up worthless adults annoying the rest of us functioning responsible ones thank you.

  • Stephany

    I Want My Kids to Fail | Rochester SAGE - Supporting Advanced & Gifted Education

  • Debbie Centella

    So true! Didnt with My older kids BUT maybe need to remember this for my still little ones

  • Wendy Baue

    Nice article to go along with this quote. It is so true for children to learn how to deal with failure in life and know how to make themselves stronger because of it!!

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