Character Building Quotes (148 quotes)
Hafiz Muhammad Irfan. It is certainly a huge issue that is weakening the overall structure of Pakistan. Corruption in Pakistan is not just about people stealing money; it is about an unfair distribution of resources amongst people in positions of power and their cronies. Corruption, in fact, is a part of crony capitalism, which has a serious negative impact on a society. It creates greater social differences and inequalities that make a society unstable. It is also about misuse of authority and lack of accountability. Accountability does not come from national accountability bureaus, but is an ongoing process, which checks misuse of authority and eliminates inept politicians.
In recent years, character building has been emphasised in education from primary school all the way up to further education and beyond. In practice, facilitating both character building exercises as well as the national curriculum is a difficult juggling act. One element often falls by the wayside and there is not a clear way of countering the imbalance. More often than not, character education is the forgotten element. In practice, it is evident that the former directly affects the latter. It seems that the character and moral education have, until very recently, been the underdog.