The only thing that you can do to your child is to give him love and support; his intelligence will grow. That is all. Create a loving atmosphere for him where intelligence will naturally flower.
Additional information/ Source: Book: Flowers on the Path; Page: 31
Every child does have the necessary intelligence to live his life fully. You just create an atmosphere for him to grow into his intelligence, rather than imposing your nonsense upon him.Expand ⇕
The problem (with you) is that you want your child to be intelligent your way, not his. Your idea of intelligence is that your child should become a doctor. Maybe he would have made a wonderful carpenterExpand ⇕
For one moment if you forget that you are mortal, ignorance will sprout, if you forget for a long time, it will bear fruit.Expand ⇕
If you try to give up something, it will rule your mind. But, if you find something deeper in life, the less significant will just fall offExpand ⇕
How should you bring up a child? In whichever situation he is put, he should be able to live joyously, That is the way he should be brought up.Expand ⇕