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Masarat Daud

Founder, 8-Day Academy


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How do we instil morals in our community without a holier-than-thou approach? To create effective change, we need good people!

When we think of change, we tend to think of education, healthcare, infrastructure etc. But we are missing the most basic requirement: loyal people. Good people. Positive people. We talk about providing education, but how do we instal moral values--values of being a good human, in the people?


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    Mar 6 2011: As moral values are neither absolute nor imperative, the only possible way to instill them in others is through what you term a 'holier-than-thou' approach. Morals can only be passed on by people (society, parents,...) through leading by example, judging others by the same standards, and attaching real negative consequences to amoral and immoral behaviour.

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