Morality, Ethics, and Love

How to Live a Free and Humane Life Worthy of Happiness by Cultivating a Good Will

This post is part of a series about developing your own moral and ethical code. You can find links to the other posts in this series at the end of this post. Each of these posts gives you important information about different moral systems, but each post also gives you an exercise(s) you can do… Continue reading How to Live a Free and Humane Life Worthy of Happiness by Cultivating a Good Will

Morality, Ethics, and Love

How to Develop Your Own Moral and Ethical System (and Why You Would Want To)

Most of us know that we are supposed to be moral, but we might not be sure exactly how to be moral, and we might even wonder if being moral benefits us. When we don’t have a clear idea of the what and why of morality, we often feel like it is a list of… Continue reading How to Develop Your Own Moral and Ethical System (and Why You Would Want To)

Self-Love and Self-Directed Kindness

The Gift of Respect: Treating Ourselves as People and Not Objects

When I was younger, I knew a girl who seemed to be a really sweet and friendly person. However, I soon discovered that the only time she was friendly to me was when she needed to borrow money. Initially I really liked this girl, and I lent her money a couple of times because I… Continue reading The Gift of Respect: Treating Ourselves as People and Not Objects