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Virtue of the Week: Creativity

Creativity is the power of imagination. It is discovering your own special talents. Dare to see things in new ways to solve problems.

With your creativity, you can bring something new into the world.

You are practicing creativity when you:

– Discover your gifts,

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– Use knowledge and training to develop them,

– Think of new ways to make things work better,

– Use your imagination,

– Take time for dreaming, and

– Do things in your own creative way.


I am creative. I have special gifts and use discipline to develop them. I am open to inspiration. I am happy to be myself.

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One of its efforts is the Virtues Project, an international initiative focused on building peaceful and caring communities.

The Source supports the Virtues Project. We will publish one of the virtues developed by the project each week.