Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness is about honoring our worth. We speak up for ourselves and stand up for what is right. Assertiveness, when overdeveloped, appears as controlling or bossy. Our gift of assertiveness is practiced with the dignity and rights of others in mind and with tact.…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness knows the Universe has provided us everything we need to be a gift to the world. We are willing to speak up and use the talents we have to stand up for what we believe is right. We stand up for ourselves and…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness is about speaking up for ourselves or others when it may not be comfortable to do so. When assertive, we tell the truth, set healthy boundaries, and stand our ground to honor our personal needs without feeling guilty. We are willing to do…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness is about respect for ourselves combined with strength and courage to speak our truth. We know who we are and what the Universe has given our unique selves to accomplish while in the physical form. With assertiveness, we use our talents without fear…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness helps us to stand up for what is right and share our ideas and feelings with others. With assertiveness, we have the confidence, to tell the truth, and ask for what we need. We respect ourselves enough to expect respect from others, while…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness is about standing up for ourselves, others and fairness. It is asking for what we need without demanding or begging. When we are assertive, we are holding up our personal dignity and being respectful of ourselves. I am reflecting on my ability to…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness is practiced by sharing our own feelings and ideas. We are assertive when we honor the dignity of who we are.  We stand for what we believe in, without hypocrisy, but with respect.  Assertiveness is a protection to our behavior, feelings and life.…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. To be assertive is to be positive and confident. Assertiveness is knowing what you stand for or believe in and then expressing those ideas tactfully. You are practicing assertiveness when you share both ideas and feelings. Assertiveness is the middle ground between aggressive and…

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Gifts of Character – Assertiveness

My reflection today is on the Virtue / Character of Assertiveness. Assertiveness is knowing that we are worthy of respect and having the courage then to speak up for what we believe. We stand for our truth and for others who may not be able to stand on their own at this moment. We are…

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Gifts of Character

Gifts of Character / The Virtues Project Click on a virtue below.  CLICK ON ANY OF THE VIRTUES BELOW Assertiveness Diligence Integrity Reliability Caring Enthusiasm Joyfulness Respect Cleanliness Excellence Justice Responsibility Commitment Flexibility Kindness Self Discipline Compassion Forgiveness Love Service Confidence Friendliness Loyalty Tact Consideration Generosity Moderation Thankfulness Cooperation Gentleness Modesty Tolerance Courage Helpfulness Orderliness…

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