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Does it Matter? A Person's Character (pt. I)

“Of evil grain, no good seed can come.”

Consciously or not, we know history repeats itself. We are, again, in the midst of war, economic depression… 499 more words


Not in the Moment with the Drowning: Courage

“But I also came to understand something which had always puzzled me–why Plato (Aristotle?) places courage in the last degree of virtues. It’s a concoction of feelings that are not very admirable. 314 more words

Apologist Birthday

Character Building - Beautiful Girlhood

from Beautiful Girlhood by Mabel Hale

“Let every man take heed how he buildeth.”*

The most precious earthly treasure a girl can have is character. 1,240 more words

FF Tidbits

3D Virtuous Living

Aristotle dreamed of a world where humans would learn the virtues necessary to exercise leadership within the political order of Greece (Wright, 2010, p. 89). This led him to an ethical construct based on virtues through setting goals, using strengths as steps toward the goal, and turning strengths into habits through moral training until they become second nature (Wright, 2010, p. 276 more words

Doctoral Projects

Genes or work make a genius?


( The virtues of Celsus in pillars at the library in Ephesus. See explanation below)

In the foregoing post it is suggested time spent studying plus socio-economic background can predict a student’s final grade, even from their first week in university. 397 more words


Ethos greetings

I’m Kaia Kosec a founder of Institute for Dialogue and I train Business Ethics. I train ethics in light of dialogue. Trainings are unique, interactive, dynamic, often conflicting and overall authentic, since they base on living dialogue in which true un-ethical experiences of participants are shared. 127 more words