Tag Archives: character

The Power of Your Thoughts

Words for the Week … Watch your thoughts; they lead to attitudes. Watch your attitudes; they lead to words. Watch your words; they lead to actions. Watch your actions; they lead to habits. Watch your habits; they form your character. … Continue reading

Posted in words for the week | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Six Rules About Trust

The Words for the Week are courtesy of Michael Josephson of Character Counts I’ve talked about it lots of times before: The high cost of lying and deception by politicians, police, corporate executives, clergy, journalists, accountants, and educators has weakened … Continue reading

Posted in words for the week | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gifts from the Heart Are Gifts of the Heart

According to legend, a young man roaming the desert came across a spring of delicious crystal-clear water. The water was so sweet, he filled his leather canteen so he could bring some back to a tribal elder who had been … Continue reading

Posted in words for the week | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

How Much Do You Want It To Be?

Our words for the week are from Michael Josephson of Character Counts. The founder of a company needed to choose his successor. He studied resumes and talked to references, but he decided to ask only one question during the final … Continue reading

Posted in words for the week | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments