Tuesday, September 19

“Respect for right conduct is felt by everybody.”
— Jane Austen, novelist

Today’s Excerpt:

How do you know when someone respects you?

To see how students in Japan demonstrate respect at school, watch “Teaching Respect and Manners – How Do They Do It In Japan?” (10-min video) from a British news service. One of the teachers says, “It is every Japanese school’s basic objective to harmonize the balance of the mind, the heart, and the body. Among the head, the heart, and the body, the heart is presently the most troubled area. Therefore the education of the heart is very important in schools.”