On Character v.2021–04

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The origin of the word character is very interesting. It comes from the Greek word affording a great mark a symbol, or an imprint on the soul, and actually times a character was a symbol or a letter that was stamped into wax clay. Today we talk about Chinese characters. Describe the writing system. The original meaning was to stamp. So, the original meaning of the word character to engrave to imprint to stamp the process of building a good character can be thought of stamping your values onto yourself, imposing more order onto life.

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Ben H

Ben H

🕊 Consultant, Counselor, Mediator, Facilitator, Trainer on Nonviolent Communication. 🦒