How To Be Nice

Summary:

The Janitor explains ways to be nice and why you should be. He explains that being kind to other people is matter of respect. Being nice takes intentional action.

Debrief:

  • The Janitor says that the first step is getting over yourself. What are some simple ways to start working towards this? How can you become a more humble person?
  • At 0:19 The Janitor talks about how human beings are naturally predisposed to be selfish and judgemental. These are characteristics often seen in a high school crowd. How can you challenge this and be a role model against these behaviors?
  • At 3:00 the Janitor mentions that being nice requires “conscious and sometimes difficult effort”. How can you remind yourself and others everyday to keep putting in the effort? How will you stay motivated to wake up each day and make the choice to be nice to others?