As a mother, I will never give up on my child. As a mother of a child who has autism, I will never give up hope.
I look into his eyes and I see all the potential that he has to offer to this beautiful world and I just know that one day the world can see what I see.

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Thursday, June 2, 2011

MORE Autism Quotes and Words to Live By

Teach your child to be great with autism, not despite autism.

Different but not less. - Temple Grandin

After the hurricane comes the rainbow.

If I could snap my fingers and be non-autistic, I would not - because then I wouldn’t be me. Autism is part of who I am. - Temple Grandin

How you know you are aspi? When people tell you to stop talking about that boring subject and you start on another one. :D

Said by a 6 year old with Aspergers after his first support meeting, “Other people are different like me.”

‎Hey, keep staring at me and you just might cure my disability. Then we can work on YOUR social skills.

I’m Autistic: Before they made me, they broke the mold.

Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You. - Dr. Seuss

MY child has autism - Questions Are Appreciated Parenting Advice Is Not!

If a child cannot learn in the way we teach … we must teach in a way the child can learn. - Ignacio Estrada

Please don’t ignore us, or look the other way when we approach you. Doing that to us will not make us or our disability go away. We didn’t have a choice about our disability, but you definitely have a choice in how you accept us! - Annie Forts

I may have been born different and misunderstood from birth, but I know there is a place for me, somewhere in this universe. – Alyson Bradley

The difference between high-functioning and low-functioning is that high-functioning means your deficits are ignored, and low-functioning means your assets are ignored. - Laura Tisoncik

Not everything that steps out of line, and thus abnormal must necessarily be inferior. - Hans Aspberger

When small steps are so big.

Absolutely Unbelievable Tremendously Inspirational Significantly Mesmerizing. Autism.

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  1. I love this one by Tori Amos: "Some of the most wonderful people are the ones who don't fit into boxes." :-)

  2. This quote I wrote for my daughter: With Prayer, Love and Patience, It makes your Journey so much easier in life.~ Trauma F Newell


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