This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: with humble generosity are very rare. It is a values trait because most people would love to exude humble generosity, but pride and other character traits get in the way. This scenario would be illustrated wonderfully today with the celebrity donations. We always hear of the celebrities giving large amount of money to charities. It would be similar if at one of the events where all the celebrities gathered applauding each other on how much they outdid each other with their charitable contributions. When a homeless man goes to the podium and reaches in his pocket for his last penny, with his head lowered he goes out into the crowd and out of the event; the man remains anonymous. This man was a humble man because he gave his last penny for something he believed in, then he slipped away from the crowd without any recognition, he did what he felt was right....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 02/23/2011 for the course PHIL 105 taught by Professor Svatos during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10