Here's Blog Quote#484...
"Cleanliness, neatness, politeness, and good manners are all qualities that should be characteristic of those who are a great influence on young people, and you certainly qualify for that category. Be a good example."
-Coach John Wooden-
As simple as it can be stated, your example matters. Everyone looks up to someone, and someone looks up to you.
This goes beyond words. Actions matter big time as well. Actions need to be good ones. As St. Francis of Assisi once said "When necessary, use words."
Hey, for most of the formation years, we are all the kids have. So, yes it is a rather large responsibility. Like it or not, they are going to copy our actions, so let's make the duplication process something we can be proud of.
That's my view...what say you?