You never know when a mini-you will spit a bite-sized lesson on life instead of drool or something even nastier. Chances are, it'll catch you completely off guard, too. For example, while driving them to the daycare to or making pancakes for breakfast. Luckily for us, parents whose kids are sharing their insights are tweeting these statements, so everyone can get to know the real scope of their innocent wisdom. It's not the first time when their philosophical gems get viral. Earlier, Bored Panda has shown how cheeky 6-year-olds can be, lecturing their parents on every possible situation. This time, however, we've decided to focus on someone more mature -- 7-year-olds. Below you'll find a list that captures the smart world of a 7-year-old mind. Apparently, one year age difference might bring sassiness to a whole new level.

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M.J.
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1 year ago

A wise kid!

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7-year-olds are naturally curious. Imagine the world through their eyes—it’s all one huge sandbox where everything needs to go through trial and error until it makes sense. Touch a hot stove—ouch, lick a freezing pole and you’ll never do that again. Unsurprisingly, children development experts believe that kids’ thirst for the world is virtually unstoppable. Amy Morin, a psychotherapist and lecturer at Northeastern University in Boston, calls 7-year-olds “explorers, scientists, and analysts” who “often ask questions about everything from why the sky is blue to where babies come from.” Next time your kid drops a time ticking wisdom bomb, you had better have a good back-up plan ready.

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Aaron W
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1 year ago

Me too kid, me too.

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Imagine this simple fact—7-year-olds' vocabulary and reading skills are, so to speak, on fire. Kids of this age learn thousands of sight words, giving them solid conversational ammunition. Even when their first coherent expressions might mean the world to them but not that much to us, we have to celebrate their endless creativity. When you really think about these philosophical gems, you might start wondering—who said that older means smarter?

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Ghost
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1 year ago

Slam!

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MagicalUnicorn
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1 year ago

never to early to be dissapointed :D

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#5

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Mishte Tine
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1 year ago

When my youngest was 4-5, I woke her up one morning and she said,” I was just talking to Jesus. He was in my window.” M’kay... we weren’t a religious household, but certainly focused on morals, kindness, manners. “He has a cute butt!” I think she was ginning for a reaction. I didn’t give her one. It was funny, though.

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#6

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chi-wei shen
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1 year ago

This child is a genius.

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ADHORTATOR
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1 year ago

Tell me if you find the answer...

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#8

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MagicalUnicorn
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1 year ago

generations :)

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Invisible User
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1 year ago

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You're amazing. Your child will be a permanently offended SJW mess. Well done for stealing your kid's childhood with your snowflake neurosis.

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chi-wei shen
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1 year ago

There is always an innocent explanation when they are 7.

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Andy Acceber
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1 year ago

I dunno. There are stories of zoo animals tending to children who fall into the exhibit. I think befriending it probably has as much chance of success as a 7yo attempting to fight the 400lb grizzly.

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
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1 year ago

Hahaha, love this kid.

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
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1 year ago (edited)

There are many days that should be cancelled. Like all the days between Saturday and Sunday. Oops sorry lol, the other way round.

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#14

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Karen Fernley
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1 year ago

Savage honesty

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#15

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Don Golosso
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1 year ago

Fair point.

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#16

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Phyllicia Goh
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1 year ago

Kids. They just grow up so fast, don't they?

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
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1 year ago

Damn, why didn’t I think of that? Although I don’t think that would have gone down too well since my hubby and I don’t wear pyjamas lol.

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#18

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AzKhaleesi
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1 year ago

lmao

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#19

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Gonzalo Terán
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1 year ago

When he´s right, he´s right...

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#20

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MagicalUnicorn
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1 year ago

i'm 34 and would totally try that

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Human #1,232,867
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1 year ago

at 6am... Mummy! mummy! Is it 7 yet?

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#22

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Brandy Grote
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1 year ago

Duh, mom.

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#23

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Bill Dabis
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1 year ago

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Today on, Stories That Didn't Actually Happen.

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
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1 year ago

I would sleep with one eye open lol.

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e girl
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1 year ago

this post came into my house and slapped me.

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Ghost
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1 year ago

Awww

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#27

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Mangoes'nRum
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1 year ago

You find it on Google.

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Brandy Grote
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1 year ago

Just put ketchup in.

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Laura Zappenduster
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1 year ago

Give that Kid it´s diamonds!

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#30

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Ghost
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1 year ago

Yep, children can be brutally honest

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