The Measure of Man
Emboldened in the eldest of tales, the driving passions for glory and light through the ages. Of not fully realized in their time, The Heroic are all that can be found good in the hearts of men. Untarnished in desire, unassailable in deed.
Embracing of moral wholesomeness and achieving purity of thought-through education and betterment. The ability to refrain from being distracted and influenced by hostility, temptation or corruption.
Prudence to judge between actions with regard to appropriate actions at a given time. Proper moderation between self-interest, versus public-interest, and against the rights and needs of others.
Love, in the sense of an unlimited loving kindness towards all others, is held to be the ultimate perfection of the human spirit
A zealous and careful nature in one’s actions and work. The capability of not giving up. Upholding one’s convictions at all times, especially when no one else is watching
Forbearance and endurance through moderation. Resolving conflicts and injustice peacefully, as opposed to resorting to violence. Creating a sense of peaceful stability and community rather than suffering, hostility, and antagonism.
Unselfish love and voluntary kindness without bias or spite. Having positive outlooks and cheerful demeanor; to inspire kindness in others.
The courage of the heart necessary to undertake tasks which are difficult, tedious or unglamorous, and to graciously accept the sacrifices involved.