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Unformatted text preview: interests of oneself by providing help and happiness to others. It is morally right to care for other humans and provide assistance when others require it. An act of compassion is a moral, righteous act that promotes happiness. In my opinion, an action has moral worth when reason is used to promote prosperity and happiness. Compassionate acts generally promote prosperity and happiness for both the individual giving and receiving compassion. I believe that loving our neighbors as we love ourselves is an important value to spur greatness in people and society....
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2011 for the course PHIL 114 taught by Professor Faris during the Spring '08 term at Purdue.
- Spring '08