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Montessori Quote of the Day

Quote for 11 December 2021

The newborn child is impotent, without the power of movement, without intelligence. He must create all this in the mystery of his life; something must happen. We cannot see into this mystery. We can only see the external results – as when the child talks, runs, plays, does things which he could not do before.

Maria Montessori, The 1946 London Lectures, p. 92