The Clear Principle of Ethics: Weak Men Cannot be Virtuous...
This post is going to deviate a little bit from our usual content in order to talk about the issue of ethics and morality in society.
As a businessman, you need to have clear boundaries and red lines when it comes to how you conduct your business relationships.
As an entrepreneur, it is important to have an ethical code that can guide you in different situations.
As a dreamer loose in a world with ample opportunities, you need to sort your values and make the best decision possible.
As you can see, there are a whole lot of different important factors that could be considered consequential when it comes to morality.
A lot of our cultural trends unfortunately leave the truth of this matter in ambiguity.
Some of them even shamelessly promote unethical behavior as a show of power and strength.
But that is as far from the truth as it is humanly possible. Because being ethical and having moral values when it comes to making decisions in life is not a place of weakness, but one of power and greatness.
It is true that corruption feeds power and there is always a way for those who want to swiftly and easily become successful and wealthy.
But here is the question that they should be asking of themselves: At what cost?
Weak men cannot be virtuous. It takes a special kind of power to have control over your selfish desires and do nobody harm in the process of achieving your goals.
So, these virtuous people are not only weak, but they are an example of humanity’s finest merits.
Another thing that you should understand when it comes to ethics in the world of business is that there is often a very thin line between right and wrong.
You need to be wary in order to recognize where the path deviates into something wrong, identify the cause and adjust your course to find the light again.
Otherwise, you are going to make the same mistakes as everyone else.
Most people underestimate the pull of greed and unwanted desires. Understand the thin boundary between what is considered right and what is considered wrong.
There will come moments when you will have to decide. The decision itself may not be that important, but the consequences will be yours to bear.
Doing the wrong thing as opposed to the right is easily mistakable.
Do not assume that you are higher than this; it could be any of us. And whatever you do, never forget this:
Weak men can never be virtuous.
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I am here making a list of all of you who have helped build this community by voting for each other who write meaningful comments and soon I will respond to everyone with comment and thank you all because I can already see this spirit being built in this Positive Mindset community and help between all of you.
You will receive my upvote in all material and brief comments I will do this in all the posts I am following very closely and I can see what the people who are generous and contribute to this legacy that I am trying to build with all of you can become reality in a short time.
First of all, I would like to thank all of you, who are the most active and proactive in this community, showing your generosity and always with meaningful comments. From now on I will always make a list of these incredible people who have helped to expand our goal of growing ever more.
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