8 Brian Sutton-Smith Play Quotes

” Play begins as a major feature of mammalian evolution and remains as a major method of becoming reconciled with our present universe. “


” To play is to act out and be willful, exultant and committed, as if one is assured of one’s prospects. “


” For decades, there has been this assumption that children played and adults didn’t. That’s rubbish. “


” Children who play regularly with their peers are most likely to achieve the highest levels of adjustment as adults. “


” It’s a mistake to try to use play to deliberately foster developmental progress. “


” The thing about a violent kid is that he can’t play imaginatively. “


” The kid who can play imaginatively doesn’t tend to be violent. It’s the same with adults. “


” People who play are happier people. And people who don’t have access to play tend to be depressed. “



All 8 Brian Sutton-Smith Quotes about Play in picture


Play begins as a major feature of mammalian evolution and remains as a major method of becoming reconciled with our present universe.
To play is to act out and be willful, exultant and committed, as if one is assured of one


For decades, there has been this assumption that children played and adults didn
Children who play regularly with their peers are most likely to achieve the highest levels of adjustment as adults.
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The thing about a violent kid is that he can
The kid who can play imaginatively doesn
People who play are happier people. And people who don
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