All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten is the title of a book of essays written by Robert Fulghum. The book was published in 1986 and it remains a huge success for the message it conveys in that specific essay. Some of Fulghum’s nuggets of wisdom gained in kindergarten include: Share everything.
Say you're sorry when you hurt somebody.
Wash your hands before you eat. Learn some and think some
And draw and paint and sing and dance
And play and work everyday some.
Take a nap every afternoon.
When you go out into the world, watch out for traffic.
Hold hands and stick together.
Be aware of wonder. Fulghum is speaking of the kindergarten of long ago. He is a 79