Dyslexia Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old dyslexia quotes, dyslexia sayings, and dyslexia proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Dyslexia is a neurological issue, not a character flaw.     

James Redford

If children can't learn the way we teach, then we have to teach the way they learn.     

Robert Buck

When a child knows that he or she is dyslexic, that it's the way their brain is programmed, and it's not their fault, that makes all the difference in the world.     

Philip Schultz

If you are dyslexic, your eyes work fine, your brain works fine, but there is a little short circuit in the wire that goes between the eye and the brain. Reading is not a fluid process.     

Caitlyn Jenner

The one advantage of being dyslexic is that you are never tempted to look back and idealise your childhood.     

Richard Rogers

Dyslexia isn't a disease. It's a Community.     

Ben Foss

If you have kids who are struggling with dyslexia, the greatest gift you can give them is the sense that nothing is unattainable. With dyslexia comes a very great gift, which is the way that your mind can think creatively.     

Orlando Bloom

Dyslexia is not a pigeonhole to say you can't do anything. It is an opportunity and a possibility to learn differently. You have magical brains, they just process differently. Don't feel like you should be held back by it.     

Beatrice

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

Bruce Jenner

Science has moved forward at a rapid pace so that we now possess the data to reliably define dyslexia … For the student, the knowledge that he is dyslexic is empowering … [It provides him] with self-understanding and self-awareness of what he has and what he needs to do in order to succeed.     

Sally Shaywitz

Dyslexia is not due to a lack of intelligence, it's a lack of access. It's like, if you're dyslexic, you have all the information you need, but find it harder to process.     

Orlando Bloom

When someone helping you gets frustrated, don't let them. Take a step back, because you can't learn anything under pressure. And don't worry about the label [dyslexia]!     

Erin Brockovich

Dyslexia is the affliction of a frozen genius.     

Stephen Richards

An incredibly high percentage of successful entrepreneurs are dyslexic. That's one of the little-known facts.     

Malcolm Gladwell

Understanding our children's frustrations with dyslexia and giving them the tools to blossom will give them the confidence to reach their true potential. We can help our children channel their interests and talents and ignite the passion within.     

Carolina Frohlich

Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by it's ability to climb a tree, it will live it's whole life thinking it's stupid.     

Albert Einstein

The advantage of dyslexia is that my brain puts information in my head in a different way.     

Whoopi Goldberg

Dyslexia is not a pigeonhole to say you can't do anything. It is an opportunity and a possibility to learn differently. You have magical brains, they just process differently. Don't feel like you should be held back by it.     

Princess Beatrice