As an evolving artist, I believe it is vital to live in accord with sound principles that are conducive to the common good and give structure to our natural talents.
And because we each shine in our own way, to avail of philosophy so as to bring additional radiance to our work in view to transforming this world into a beautiful home.
Here are 8 soul-reaching questions to help reveal my underlying motive for extending myself through cyberspace. These fundamental questions may also provide you with another approach to reviewing your own intrinsic values.
List three things that are of great importance to being human?
Reason well, exercise virtue, and the common benefit.
List three things that enrich your life?
Education, recreation and healthy relationships.
What kind of person do you want to be?
Judicious, magnanimous and true.
What would you like to do for a livelihood if you didn’t need money?
Creative art, teach & counsel. (Fine art – virtue ethics – life skills)
What five emotional states of mind would you like to cultivate and sustain?
Curiosity, enthusiasm, serenity, gratitude and benevolence.
What foundational virtues are necessary to grow in love and wisdom?
Temperance (e.g. moderation), Fortitude (e.g. courage), Justice (e.g. fairness), Prudence (e.g. practical reason).
What significant contributions would you like to make in the world at large?
Promote healthy lifestyles & wellbeing, and preserve beautiful parks.
What would you like to do a lot of if you only had 6 months to live?
Dialogue & travel, reading & writing, meditation & music, hiking & photography.