Thomas Lickona

Thomas Lickona

One's character is one's habitual way of behaving. We all have patterns of behavior or habits, and often we are quite unaware of them. When Socrates urged us to Know thyself, he clearly was directing us to come to know our habitual ways of responding to the world around us.More Thomas Lickona quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Good character consists of knowing the good, desiring the good, and doing the good habits of the mind, habits of the heart, and habits of action.More Thomas Lickona quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Character is the sum of one's good habits (virtues) and bad habits (vices). These habits mark us and affect the ways in which we respond to life's events and challenges. Our character is our profile of habits and dispositions to act in certain ways.More Thomas Lickona quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We need to be in control of ourselves - our appetites, our passions - to do right by others. It takes will to keep emotion under the control of reason.More Thomas Lickona quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Character Education helps to create an environment for caring and learning in schools.More Thomas Lickona quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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