“We All Know Boldness When We See It": Angelina Jolie Gets Candid On Why She Permitted Shiloh And Her Other 5 Kids To Be Free Expressing Their ‘Individual Styles’

November 6, 2019 18:31

Parenting can be tough at times even for celebs. Angelina Jolie know first-hand what this can be like.

The Tomb Raider actress got candid about her personal life now that she’s divorced from Brad Pitt. Angelina noted that in the last decade she has been through a lot with visible and invisible scars.

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The actress recently opened up on why she allowed her children to be free in expressing their ‘individual styles’.

Speaking to Harper’s Bazaar about her parenting skills, the mother of six revealed she encourages her six children - Shiloh, Zahara, Maddox, Pax, Vivienne, and Knox to be themselves.

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The Maleficent star said:

I think we all know boldness when we see it. “Nothing makes me smile more than when I see someone being fully themselves, with their own individual style and character, whatever that is.

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Angelina further noted that as a mother she teaches her children to be bold by reminding them to express themselves and learn from what they believe in and hard times.

On drawing strength from her kids

The actress revealed in an interview how she and her kids help each other through challenges. When asked a question about finding herself, she said her children were majorly responsible for helping her.

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Jolie explained:

My children know my true self, and they have helped me to find it again and to embrace it. They have been through a lot. I learn from their strength.

Angelina has never been the type to shy away from sharing her parenting insights. Thanks to her honesty, others can be inspired by her strength.

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