Abraham Lincoln Center for Character Development

Abraham Lincoln Center for Character Development2018-06-08T10:14:01-05:00

Abraham Lincoln famously exhibited many admirable character qualities worthy of emulation in today’s society.  The Abraham Lincoln Center for Character Development, located in the Lincoln Heritage Museum at Lincoln College, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to being a catalyst, resource center, and national leader for character development initiatives so that core ethical values can be effectively taught, promoted, supported and modeled by individuals, families and community organizations.

The character qualities of Abraham Lincoln encouraged at the Abraham Lincoln Center for Character Development are honesty, empathy, humility, perseverance, courage, intellect, vision, responsibility, and leadership.  Explore this site, or contact the Center to see learn more about these Lincolnesque qualities, and how you can live them out in your life.

“Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.”

–  Abraham Lincoln

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