Character is developed one positive action at a time. Therefore nothing is actually trivial in our lives. To grow in character development, pay attention to seemingly trivial matters. Someone who grows from each minor life event will eventually reach high levels of character perfection.
Today, think about one character trait that you can develop further by paying close attention to a seemingly trivial aspect of your daily routine.
(see Rabbi Simcha Zissel Ziv - Chochmah Umussar, vol.1, p.9)
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