The Four Way Test
|Herbert J. Taylor, president, Rotary Club of Chicago, 1939-40 and Rotary International 1954-55. He lived from 1893 to 1978. During a business crisis in 1932, he wrote the “Four Way Test,” shown below. It was adopted as part of Rotary International in January of 1943. Taylor’s President’s Page
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|The Four Way Test||“Four Way Test” around the world|
| One of our contributor’s on the “Test”
The simple and straightforward Four Way Test was written by Chicago Rotarian Herbert J Taylor in 1932. It is not necessarily a catechism but rather a purely subjective form of self-analysis. Truth is, of course, relative.
The test was primarily written for his bankrupt Club Aluminium Company in 1932. Herb actually gave up his job in �packaged groceries; house to house sales� (his classification in #1 club) in order to join 250 other employees onboard the so-called �sinking ship�. …Read the entire essay…
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|The “Four Way Test” around the world|
| Le crit�re des quatre questions : (From France)
|De 4 weg test (From the Netherlands)
� Is het waar?
� Is het billijk voor alle betrokkenen?
� Bevordert het onderling vertrouwen en vriendschap?
� Komt het alle betrokkenen ten goede?
| The “Four Way Test” (From Germany)
Bez�glich der Dinge, die wir denken, sagen oder tun:
1. Ist es wahr?
2. Ist es fair f�r alle Beteiligten?
3. Wird es Freundschaft und guten Willen f�rdern?
4. Wird es dem Wohl aller Beteiligten dienen?
Many psychological tests are conducted to analyze a person. It may be for helping them or to understand them better. Sometimes these tests help in self analysis too. When one is in need of direction, these tests can help them find out what their real interests are and who they really are on the inside. Everyone hides behind a mask, which they portray for the society. It is like how a bottle of Goji Cream can help you hide and keep all your skin blemishes away. People sometimes forget who they really are.