Here are some “life lessons” that classic English-language (and one French) stories have for children, and for adults.
The picture above you will probably recognize. It’s from The Little Prince (the English title of the classic French story Le Petit Prince). The Japanese title is a little different, isn’t it? 「星の王子さま」 focuses on the stars instead. Why do you think that is?
Which stories are you familiar with? Which do you want to try to read in English? Which of these nine “life lessons” is the one that strikes a chord with you?
And what do you think Doraemon’s “life lesson” is? How about some of the classic Japanese children’s stories you read when you were younger?