Category Archives: character

A Character Is Defined

A character is defined by the kinds of challenges he cannot walk away from. And by those he has walked away from that cause him remorse. Arthur Miller, originally quoted from the Nashville Tennessean, requoted from The Week, March 4, … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Act of Bravery

The ultimate act of bravery doesn’t usually take place on a battlefield. It takes place in your heart when you have the courage to honor your character, your intellect, your inclinations, and your soul by listening to its clean, clear … Continue reading

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Character and Reputation

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. John R. Wooden, quoted by columnist, Kelly Flynn, “The Flint Journal”, 10/02/2005, pg. … Continue reading

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Sports & Character

Sports do not build character. They reveal it. Heywood Hale Broun

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