Understanding The Love Of Learning As A Strength

Love of Learning falls in the virtue category of Wisdom. Wisdom deals with strengths that involve the way we acquire and use knowledge.

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Key Concepts
Love of learning describes the way in which a person engages new information and skills. Love of learning is a strength that teachers would like to see in their students, parents want to encourage in their children, therapists support in their clients, and employers try to foster in their employees. It has important motivational consequences because it helps people persist through challenges, setbacks and negative feedback.

Love of Learning Motto - 

Learn something from every situation.

Exercises for Boosting Love of Learning

  • Deliberately learn five new words, including their meaning and usage, at least twice a week.
  • Read a non-fiction book monthly on a topic you find absorbing and engaging.
  • Follow an ongoing global event through newspapers, TV or internet.