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Unformatted text preview: i. Rational ii. Social iii. Self-Transcending f. The soul is the abilities to love, understand and deepen each of those g. Money-Fame-Sex-Power do not promise human fulfillment. h. “No human being is perfectible, just endlessly improvable. i. Perfectionism vs. Mediocrity i. Perfectionism asks to much of us. ii. Mediocrity settles for to little of us. iii. “If you can’t be the best, be the worst!” j. Being human calls for us to improve our humanity. k. Moral means acting like a human and treating others as human. l. It has always been immoral to experiment on human beings or to use them as stepping-stones. m. This calls for “natural law”, laws written in the nature of things. n. In the end, knowing and loving are how we gauge our lives....
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- Spring '04
- Meaning of life, US.