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Where Do Your Principles Come From?

Where Do Your Principles Come From?

Most people adopt pre-packaged principles from parents, religious institutions, or other influential figures without much thought. This exposes you to the risk of inconsistency with your true values. Holding incompatible principles will lead to conflict between values and actions.

To make sure your principles and your values are aligned, you need to:

  1. Define what do you want
  2. Ask yourself “what is true?”
  3. Plan what should be done according to 1 and 2

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