The adolescent must never be treated as a child, for that is a stage of life that he has surpassed. It is better to treat an adolescent as if he had greater value than he actually shows than as if he had less and let him feel that his merits and self-respect are disregarded.

Maria Montessori

Biography

Author Profession: Educator
Nationality: Italian
Born: August 31, 1870
Died: May 6, 1952

Links

Find on Amazon: Maria Montessori
Cite this Page: Citation

Quotes to Explore