The Twelve Communities of Character Principles

Showing the worth of a person by giving full concentration to his or her words.

OBEDIENCE vs. Disobedient or Subservient
Cheerfully carrying out the directions given you by those responsible for you.

Earning future trust by reporting past facts

GRATEFULNESS vs. Unthankful
Letting others know by my words and actions how they have benefited my life.

GENEROSITY vs. Selfish
Realizing that I am a trustee of all I have and using everything for that best purpose.

ORDERLINESS vs. Messy, disorganized, breaking the rules
Arranging myself and my surroundings to achieve the greatest efficiency

FORGIVENESS vs. Rejection
Clearing the record of those who have wronged me and not holding a grudge.

 SINCERITY vs. Hypocrisy
Eagerly doing what is right with transparent motives

VIRTUE vs. Impurity
Demonstrating honesty and integrity in my life by doing what is right

DILIGENCE vs. Unreliability
Fully applying yourself towards fulfilling your responsibilities

PUNCTUALITY vs. Tardiness
Strict observance in keeping engagements

PATIENCE vs. Restlessness
Accepting a difficult situation without giving a deadline to remove it