Character Is Destiny

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Character Is Destiny
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Author John McCain, Mark Salter
Country United States
Language English
Subject Political convictions
Publisher Random House
Publication date
2005 (hardback)
2006 (paperback)
Media type Print (Hardcover, Paperback)
ISBN 1-4000-6412-0
OCLC 61253961
170/.44 22
LC Class BJ1521 .M33 2005
Preceded by Why Courage Matters
Followed by Hard Call

Character Is Destiny: Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember is a 2005 book by United States Senator John McCain with Mark Salter. Published by Random House ISBN 1-4000-6412-0, it is a collection of biographies about individuals from the past and present who, in the authors' view, exemplify the best qualities of character. The book is divided into seven parts with further divisions of a characteristic and a person who is seen to exemplify it.

Introductory notes[edit]

In McCain's words from the book's introduction:

Sections[edit]

Part One: Honor[edit]

Part Two: Purpose[edit]

Part Three: Strength[edit]

Part Four: Understanding[edit]

Part Five: Judgment[edit]

Part Six: Creativity[edit]

Part Seven: Love[edit]

References[edit]

McCain, John. Character Is Destiny: Inspiring Stories Every Young Person Should Know and Every Adult Should Remember. New York: Random House, 2005. Print.

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