Virtue is about the difficult and the good'
Education has for its object the formation of character.'
True humility...is the low but deep and firm foundation of all virtues.'
Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education'
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Character is not cut in marble – it is not something solid and unalterable. It is something living and changing.'
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OCP article published in the International Journal of Ethics Education
Edward Brooks, Jonathan Brant, Michael Lamb, 4th September 2019
'How can universities cultivate leaders of character? Insights from a leadership and character development program at the University of Oxford'.
Ethics through Fiction and Film: The Hidden Life
12:00am-12:00am, Thursday 13th February 2020
Curzon, Westgate Centre, Oxford OX1 1NZ
Standard cinema ticket entry
Screening and discussion of Terrance Malik's, A Hidden Life