— The most comprehensive (nearly 300 quotations) yet selective collection of insightful quotations on CHARACTER, REPUTATION & CHARACTER EDUCATION compiled by Michael Josephson who highlighted his favorites in bold. —  Definition and Essential Qualities of Character Quotes by Michael Josephson Character is the moral strength to do the right...

— compiled by Michael Josephson — If you want to be on speaking terms with happiness, learn the language of gratitude. – Unknown Gratitude unlocksthe fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order,...

— compiled by Michael Josephson — All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother. ~ Abraham Lincoln The formative period for building character for eternity is in the nursery. The mother is queen of that realm and sways...

— Compiled by Michael Josephson. — The Nature of Success — Failure is an event, never a person. – William D. Brown The only real failure in life is not to be trueto the best one knows. – Buddha There are no objective criteria for either success...

— Compiled by Michael Josephson — My Top 21 Quotes on Kindness Plus A Lot more A warm smile is the universal language of kindness. – William Arthur Ward Always be a little kinder than is necessary. — Sir James Matthew Barrie When I was young, I...

FATHERS & FATHERHOOD: Greatest Quotes on Fathers & Fatherhood compiled by Michael Josephson Revised March 29, 2016   About Being a Father “No word makes me happier than the word “Daddy” uttered by one of my children.” Michael Josephson “We never know the love of a parent until we become...

Here are the best quotes about Christmas that I could find. If you have any to add to the list, please post them in the comment box below.   What is Christmas?  It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future. ...

— 58 quotes worth reading.    Action and Accountability The time is always right to do the right thing. Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of...

—compiled by Michael Josephson. –Changing oneself — If you want to change the world, you eventually have to change how people behave. And if you want to change how they behave, you have to first change how they think. – Michael Josephson When we are no...