21 Kids Who Answered the “When I Grow Up” Prompt Perfectly

Such a timeless question as “What do you want to be when you grow up?” feels easier when answering as a child; at that time, you’ve much fewer concerns regarding risk, embarrassment, practicality, job security, and are not yet bothered by the stresses of adulthood. Though they still lack much understanding of the world, kids offer many unique ideas when it comes to their future career path.

These kids’ responses possess enough understanding of their talents to proudly declare themselves future Power Rangers, animals, and even inanimate objects. To some, they might appear juvenile, but others may see some hidden wisdom in these youthful dreams.

Pole Position

Basic Life Goals





By The Numbers





Well Hot Dog!





Along Came A Spider-Man





Live Like A King





Rock On With Your Bad Self





Vegetable Soup For The Soul





America’s Next Ninja Chef





Thinking Outside The Box





Couch Potato





Hat Trick





Nacho Ordinary Kid





The Dream Of Doing Nothing





Kids’ Stuff





Low-Hanging Fruit





Power Play





Future Knights And Explorers





Not Butts About It





Thank You, Come Again





Fairy Tale