Obviously technical skills are important in life. But it’s other qualities that make you a good person, a good human being.
Someone, in other words, who leads a good life.
Does the question seem random? In fact, it’s intrinsically connected with the pursuit of humane and skillful wisdom. I’ll follow up on this question in the future.
So what do you think? If you’re unsure, you might try reflecting on individuals you admire, and what you find admirable about them. Or, considering your own values, and what’s most important to you.
What are some personal qualities that make one a good person?
Or at the least, qualities which directly contribute to making someone a good person?
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