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  • Pride has gotten a bad rap. Here’s how it can help kids develop grit and resilience

    The Washington Post - 05/17/2018

    “Pride makes you value long-term goals more than present ones, like having fun, and builds self-control and grit from the bottom up,” says David DeSteno, a professor of psychology at Northeastern University and author of “Emotional Success: The Power of Gratitude, Compassion and Pride.” Chasing pride has been found to encourage adult runners to train harder and assist dieters in resisting temptation.

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