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In Praise of Prudence
Looking for Creativity? Slow Down!
How Purity Divides Us
Open-mindedness and Judgment: A Character Strength on the Fence
Patience!
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Seven Steps to Good Digital Parenting
Our Most Humble Strengths
Social Media at School: Teaching Safety on the Virtual Playground
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Slowing Down in the Age of Speed
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The Psychology of Self-Control
How We Can Improve Our Decisions
The Magic of the Book: Hermann Hesse on Why We Read and Always Will
The Dalai Lama’s Daily Routine and Information Diet
Which Type of Internet User Are You?
To Send or Not to Send
What You Can Learn About Making Better Decisions From One of Baseball’s Greatest Hitters
The Tiger Who Would Be King: James Thurber’s Poignant 1927 Parable of the Destructive Hunger for Power, Reimagined in Stunning New Illustrations
Avoiding Stupidity Is Easier than Seeking Brilliance

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Wisdom

creativity
curiosity
love of learning
perspective
multidisciplinary thinking

Courage

bravery
perseverance
honesty
enthusiasm
growth

Humanity

love
kindness
social intelligence
empathy

Justice

social responsibility
teamwork
fairness
leadership
taking initiative

Temperance

forgiveness
humility
prudence
self-control

Transcendence

appreciation of beauty
gratitude
optimism
humor
spirituality

This “Periodic Table of Character Strengths” is an original creation of Let it Ripple, and is based on research by Dr. Martin Seligman and Dr. Christopher Peterson explored in our film The Science of Character. The classification of character strengths and virtues is copyrighted by VIA Institute on Character and is used with permission.

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