10 Virtues To Live By And Look For!

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    Astroboy ਨਾਮ ਤੇਰੇ ਕੀ ਜੋਤਿ ਲਗਾਈ (Previously namjap)
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    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)

    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.)

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