10 Virtues To Live By And Look For! Honesty:
Always truthful, Never lies, deceives, steals or takes advantage of the trust of others. (Opposite: Dishonest, Insincere)Reference:: Sikh Philosophy Network http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/interfaith-dialogues/26297-10-virtues-to-live-by-look.html Respectfulness:
Treating others and their property with care, honor and respect. Never rude, abusive or malicious.
(Opposite: Disrespectful) Generosity:
Giving to others. Thinking more of someone else's needs rather than your own.
(Opposite: Greedy, Miser, Scrooge) Perseverance:
To have confidence that you can do what you set out to do and then to finish what you've started inspite of adversity.
(Opposite: A Quitter) Authenticity:
To be sincere, genuine, true, and reliable.
(Opposite: Superficial, Fake, Unreliable) Purity:
To have and practice sexual self-control in thought, word and action.
(Opposite: Promiscuous) Loyalty:
A personal commitment to support, protect and defend family, faith, friends, teammates, school, and country (even under pressure).
(Opposite: Unfaithful) Modesty:
To dress, speak and act in ways that promote pure, clean thoughts and actions. Always humble. Never selfishly seeking attention or causing lustful thoughts or sinful actions.
(Opposite: Immodest, Prideful, Crude, Showboating) Justice:
Doing unto others as you would have them do unto you.
(Opposite: Treating Others Unfairly) Patience:
Calmly waiting. Putting up with pain, troubles, difficulties, and hardships without complaining. To wait or persevere without losing heart or becoming bored.
(Opposite: Impatient. I want it Now!)
Be virtuous and you'll be very happy! Marry a virtuous person -- and you'll both be very HAPPY!
(Remember, as you become more virtuous, you'll attract more virtuous people.)