41 Dyslexia Quotes to Inspire You

Written by
Shelly Dollosa

41 Dyslexia Quotes to Inspire You

Written by
Shelly Dollosa

Some call dyslexia a gift, to others it’s a burden. However you see it, a good inspirational quote can do wonders to lift the spirit. Here are our top quotes about dyslexia.

Dyslexia has turned my daughter into the hardest working person I know, and she's only 8 years old. – Amanda

Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. It matters that you don’t just give up.  – Professor Stephen Hawking

It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters. – Epictetus

These mountains that you are carrying, you were only supposed to climb. – Najwa Zebian

Dyslexia is a different brain organisation that needs different coaching methods. It is never the fault of the child, but rather the responsibility of us who teach to find methods that work for that child. – Dr. Maryanne Wolf, Education Researcher and Dyslexia Advocate

Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do. – Pele

You may not be able to control every situation and its outcome, but you can control your attitude and how you deal with it.

If you get tired learn to rest, not to quit. – Banksy

Do What You Want To Do Until You Can Do What You Want To Do. – Oprah Winfrey

Don't worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don't even try. – Jack Canfield

Dyslexia is not a disease or an identifiable physical condition, but a learning style.

It always seems impossible until it's done. – Nelson Mandela

I may have dyslexia...but dyslexia does not have me

In a gentle way, you can shake the world. – Mahatma Gandhi

It is a lonely existence to be a child with a disability which no one can see or understand, you disappoint your parents, and worst of all you know that you are not just stupid. – Susan Hampshire

Being diagnosed with Dyslexia at age 60 was like the last puzzle part in a tremendous mystery that I've kept to myself all these years. – Steven Spielberg

If 'Plan A' didn't work, the alphabet has 25 more letters! Stay cool.

I don't 'suffer' from dyslexia. I live with and work with it. I suffer from the ignorance of people who think they know what I can and cannot do. – Erica Cook, Learning Ally member

The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do. – Steve Jobs

I read so slow. If I have a script, I'm going to read it five times slower than any other actor, but I'll be able to tell you everything in it. It kills me that there are standardized tests geared towards just one kind of child. – Channing Tatum

Learning is the only thing the mind never exhausts, never fears, and never regrets. – Leonardo da Vinci

Parents need to be more accepting of who their kids are and less about what society thinks they need them to be. – Neil Patrick Harris

Everything you do now is for your future. Think about that.

Sometimes the people with the greatest potential often take the longest to find their path because their sensitivity is a double edged sword... – Jeff Brown

Impossible is just an opinion. – Paulo Coelho

Compliment your kids. Motivate their strengths, not their weaknesses!

Failure is a great teacher and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer. – Oprah Winfrey

Expecting all children the same age to learn from the same materials is like expecting all children the same age to wear the same size clothing. – Madeline Hunter

One day or day one. You decide.

Stars can’t shine without darkness.

A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. – Walter Bagehot

Yes. You. Can.

"What if I fall?" Oh but my darling, What if you fly? – Erin Hanson

Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and think of what could go right. – Yoana Dianika

They laugh at me because I'm different; I laugh at them because they're all the same. – Kurt Cobain

It's been a long time coming, but I know a change is gonna come.  – Sam Cooke

The biggest problem with dyslexic kids is not the perceptual problem, it is their perception of themselves. That was my biggest problem.  – Caitlyn Jenner

[Dyslexia] is more common than you can imagine. You are not alone. And while you will have this the rest of your life, you can dart between the raindrops to get where you want to go and it will not hold you back. – Steven Spielberg

Childhood is not a race to see how quickly a child can read, write and count. It is a small window of time to learn and develop at the pace that is right for each individual child. Earlier is not better. – Magda Gerber

Be somebody nobody thought you could be.  – William Chapman

Since it is so likely that children will meet cruel enemies, let them at least have heard of brave knights and heroic courage. – CS Lewis