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Criticism Week 2 “Criticism is more effective when it sounds like praise.” Arnold H. Glasow, one of America’s most quoted humorists   Translation for Adults Criticism can be a constructive tool to help others be better without making them feel bad. Using construc- tive criticism correctly is challenging, especially when criticizing a spouse, friend  or  Read More

Criticism Week 1 “All of us could take a lesson from the weather. It pays no attention to criticism.” Unknown   Translation for Adults Being criticized is inevitable. It is much wiser to accept fact, instead of allowing  criticism  to  become  a  barrier to your tasks, goals and accomplishments. You’ll learn and grow as a Read More

Character Week 4 “Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.” Elmer G. Letterman, business executive   Translation for Adults You’ve met the type (and they may have even fooled you): The person who purposely assumes a certain personality to trick others into thinking he or she is someone else. At first, Read More

Character Week 3 “Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.” Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States   Translation for Adults Character and reputation are often considered sepa- rate qualities of one’s life, but they are so Read More

Character Week 2 ”A ‘No’ uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.” Mahatma Gandhi, 20th century proponent of non-violence and the spiritual leader of India’s independence   Translation for Adults A large part of your character is the beliefs you Read More