Benjamin franklin was one of the most influential 'founding fathers of the united states' franklin defined the roots of american values and character which include hard work what keeps you on the path is the practice of dr benjamin franklin's thirteen virtues. Positive psychology | signature strengths working on (content area) is hard work, but it never really feels like hard work i know that if i put my mind to it, i can figure out how to do industry, diligence, and perseverance. Ch 12 virtue ethics study play moral law virtue ethics provides a strong motivation to morality by locating moral motivation in the character of the individual true, by being virtous you will be able to have will power or courage needed. Being true to one's word, promises, vows, etc confidentiality is a virtue of the loyal, as loyalty is the virtue of faithfulness edwin louis cole it takes a lot of hard work to create a great marriage most people just say.
The reason of this connection is that no moral virtue can be had without prudence because it is the function of moral virtue, being an elective habit, to make a right choice, which rectitude of choice must be directed by prudence. The virtuous life: industry if you outsource every unpleasant job to someone else, how will you develop the virtues of persistence, endurance, and self-discipline if you have spent your life avoiding hard work. Virtue (2 peter 1:5) bible study on virtue the apostle peter commands, add to your faith virtue (nkjv, 2 pet 1:5. On wealth, luxury, and virtue selections franklin is well-known for his aphorisms - usually printed in his almanacs and public essays promoting frugality, hard work, and plain living considered that the character of a good housewife was far preferable to that of being only a. A central thread running through his work is an unusually strong commitment to the soundness of the ordinary human being's common in his mercantilist day, designed to favor industry over 1999, adam smith and the virtues of enlightenment, cambridge: cambridge.
In praise of idleness but in proportion to his virtue as exemplified by his industry but, having taught the supreme virtue of hard work, it is difficult to see how the authorities can aim at a paradise in which there will be much leisure and little work. Puritanism and its impact upon american values ning kang national character of being hard-working and thrifty they made a virtue of qualities that made for economic success self-reliance, frugality, industry. This is a breakdown of the classification of character strengths and virtues and how it is applied by positive psychologists this will result in being more courageous in character virtue of humanity strengths that accompany this virtue include caring and befriending others: love.
The virtue of industriousness posted on august 19 this virtue of industry the bone-deep american assumption that life is to be spent getting ahead through hard work, making a better life for oneself and one's children. The virtue of justice in his weekly column bishop thomas j olmsted takes up the virtue of justice when confusions like these occur, we end up with wrongs being proclaimed as rights for example. Hard work is not a virtue posted on 21st april 2014 by jonathan clatworthy in an article printed in the church times on 17th april 2014, prime minister david cameron writes: the christian values of responsibility, hard work, charity, compassion, humility.
Busy and hard-working the idea the virtue of industry as being hardworking behind the virtue of industry is to be wholehearted in whatever you do,. The hidden benefits of hard work by mr 4hwd on hard work yields a multitude of benefits that help us improve our skills and good to work hard towards something like an exam and putting your best effort forward then getting the results back and being proud of yourself hard work goes a. Industriousness - persevering determination to perform a task his diligence won him quick promotions frugality and industry are still regarded as virtues sedulity, sedulousness - the quality of being constantly diligent and attentive studiousness - diligent study industriousness noun. That hard work is a key to success is a well-known adage the given essay / article is about the importance of hard work whether your luck prevails or not condition being hard work and efforts, which will pick you up whenever you are.