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The Road to Character

Learn how to make yourself whole

By David Brooks
10-minute read
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The Road to Character by David Brooks

The Road to Character (2015) explains how society’s focus on fame, wealth and status eclipses moral virtues and internal struggles. These blinks will show you how to reclaim qualities such as kindness, bravery, honesty and commitment.

  • Anyone who has achieved their goals but still feels like something is missing
  • People wanting deeper insight into modern culture’s obsession with “me”

New York Times columnist David Brooks is also a regular guest on PBS’s NewsHour and NBC’s Meet the Press. He has written many national best-selling books, including The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character and Achievement.


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