This would relate to altruism founded by august comte

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carried the third plate of food for her. This would relate to altruism founded by August Comte, who believes happiness is found in living for others, and people should perform acts (i.e. tutoring or volunteering) to help others. I strongly believe in autonomy, which means that you should allow people to make their own choices based on what they feel is correct. This is because, every individual is entitled to their decisions, and no one should force them into doing something they do not wish to do. It is okay to give advice and suggestions, but in the end it is up to the person to decide what they want. I have acted upon this moral last week when my mom could not decide which top to buy at the mall; a red one or the blue one. I gave her my suggestion to buy the red one, but in the end it was my mom’s choice so she bought the blue top instead. I think honesty is the definition of telling the truth no matter what you think the consequences may be. This is because, by avoiding the truth and telling a lie will only lead to more lies. Honesty is important because the truth always comes out. Although, honesty is important to me and I almost always say the truth, there have been a few times where I have also said a couple of lies. For example, one time
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