Virtue articles on Wikipedia
Virtue
For other uses, see Virtue (disambiguation). Virtue (Latin: virtus, AncientAncient Greek: ἀρετή "arete") is moral excellence. A virtue is a trait or quality
Apr 10th 2017



Virtue ethics
Virtue ethics (or aretaic ethics /ˌarəˈteɪɪk/, from Greek ἀρετή (arete)) are normative ethical theories which emphasize virtues of mind and character
Apr 22nd 2017



Seven virtues
Church defines virtue as "an habitual and firm disposition to do the good." Traditionally, the seven Christian virtues or heavenly virtues combine the four
Apr 15th 2017



Cardinal virtues
cardinal virtues comprise a quartet set of virtues recognized in the writings of Classical Antiquity and, along with the theological virtues, also in
Apr 6th 2017



Theological virtues
Theological virtues are virtues associated in Christian theology and philosophy with salvation resulting from the grace of God. Virtues are traits or
Apr 7th 2017



Virtue jurisprudence
of law, virtue jurisprudence is the name given to theories of law related to virtue ethics. By making the aretaic turn in legal theory, virtue jurisprudence
Sep 12th 2016



Charity (virtue)
God", which "unites us to God". He holds it as "the most excellent of the virtues". Further, Aquinas holds that "the habit of charity extends not only to
Apr 10th 2017



Religion (virtue)
Religion (when discussed as a virtue) is a distinct moral virtue whose purpose is to render God the worship due to Him as the source of all being and the
Apr 8th 2017



Heroic virtue
Heroic virtue is a phrase coined by Augustine of Hippo to describe the virtue of early Christian martyrs and used by the Roman Catholic church. The Greek
Feb 8th 2015



Easy Virtue
Easy Virtue may refer to: Easy Virtue (play), a play by Noel Coward Easy Virtue (1928 film), a silent film adaptation of the play directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Jan 17th 2015



List of works with the subtitle
This is a chronological list of works with the subtitle "Virtue Rewarded". In books and other works, a subtitle is an explanatory or alternate title that
Oct 24th 2016



Visas and Virtue
Visas and Virtue is a 1997 narrative short film inspired by the true story of Holocaust rescuer Chiune "Sempo" Sugihara, who is known as "The Japanese
Aug 10th 2016



The Virtue of Selfishness
The Virtue of Selfishness: A New Concept of Egoism is a 1964 collection of essays by Ayn Rand and Nathaniel Branden. Most of the essays originally appeared
Jan 24th 2017



Intellectual virtue
Intellectual virtues are qualities of mind and character that promote intellectual flourishing, critical thinking, and the pursuit of truth. They include:
Dec 23rd 2016



Patience is a virtue
Patience is a virtue is a proverbial phrase referring to one of the seven heavenly virtues typically said to date back to "Psychomachia," an epic poem
Dec 10th 2016



The Virtues
The-VirtuesThe Virtues were an early American rock & roll band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The group formed around leader Frank Virtue (January 21, 1923 – June
Oct 10th 2016



Virtue (disambiguation)
A virtue is a trait valued as being good. Virtue or Virtues may also refer to: Virtue (surname), a list of people so named Virtue Hampton Whitted (1922-2007)
May 27th 2015



Justice (virtue)
see Justice (disambiguation). Justice is one of the four cardinal virtues in classical European philosophy and Roman Catholicism. It is the moderation
Apr 8th 2017



Warriors of Virtue
Warriors of Virtue is a 1997 Chinese-American martial arts fantasy film directed by Ronny Yu and starring Angus Macfadyen, Mario Yedidia, and Marley Shelton
Mar 27th 2017



James Sprent Virtue
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Apr 18th 2017



Character Strengths and Virtues
Strengths and Virtues (CSV) is a book by Christopher Peterson and Martin Seligman (2004) that attempts to present a measure of humanist ideals of virtue in an
Apr 8th 2017



Environmental virtue ethics
Environmental virtue ethics (EVE) is, as the name suggests, a way of approaching environmental ethics through the lens of virtue ethics. It is paradoxically
Jul 22nd 2016



Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded
Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded is an epistolary novel by Samuel Richardson, first published in 1740. It tells the story of a beautiful 15-year-old maidservant
Apr 3rd 2017



Virtue Party
For other uses, see Virtue Party (disambiguation). Virtue Party (Turkish: Fazilet Partisi, FP) was an Islamist political party established in December
Apr 16th 2017



Epistemic virtue
The epistemic virtues, as identified by virtue epistemologists, reflect their contention that belief is an ethical process, and thus susceptible to the
Feb 7th 2017



Virtue signalling
Virtue signalling is the conspicuous expression of moral values by an individual done primarily with the intent of enhancing that person's standing within
Apr 20th 2017



Military Virtue Medal
For the Polish award, see Virtuti Militari. The Military Virtue Medal (Romanian: Medalia "Virtutea Militară") is a Romanian military decoration, instituted
Mar 16th 2013



DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue
DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue is an action role-playing game by game designer Ron Gilbert and is the sequel to DeathSpank. It was announced on August 23
Dec 8th 2016



Keith Virtue
For the Australian rules footballer, see Keith Virtue (footballer). Keith Allison Virtue MBE (23 June 1909 – 7 February 1980) was a pioneer Australian
Jun 5th 2016



On Virtue
On Virtue (Greek: Περὶ Ἀρετῆς; Latin: De Virtute) is a Socratic dialogue attributed to Plato, but which is considered spurious. In the short dialogue,
Aug 15th 2016



Doreen Virtue
Virtue Doreen Virtue (born April 29, 1958) is an American author and a motivational speaker. She is the founder of Angel Therapy. Virtue has written over 50 books
Mar 14th 2017



The Origins of Virtue
The Origins of Virtue is a 1996 popular science book by Ridley Matt Ridley, which has been recognised as a classic in its field. In the book, Ridley explores
Mar 3rd 2017



Easy Virtue (2008 film)
Easy-VirtueEasy Virtue is a 2008 British romantic comedy film based on Noel Coward's play of the same name. The play was previously made into the silent movie Easy
Feb 7th 2017



Civic Virtue
the sculpture in New York. For the general concept, see civic virtue. Civic Virtue Triumphant Over Unrighteousness (1909–22) is a controversial sculpture
Mar 12th 2017



The Art of Virtue
The Art of Virtue is the second CD by Nashville, Tennessee-based singer/songwriter Young Adrienne Young and her band, Little Sadie. Young, a history buff, was
Apr 30th 2014



Triumph of the Virtues (Mantegna)
The Triumph of the VirtuesVirtues (also known as Minerva Expelling the Vices from the Garden of Virtue) is a painting by the Italian Renaissance painter Andrea
Oct 20th 2016



Civic virtue
is about the concept. For the sculpture in New York, see Civic-VirtueCivic Virtue. Civic virtue is the cultivation of habits of personal living that are claimed
Jan 29th 2017



Tessa Virtue
Tessa Jane McCormick Virtue (born May 17, 1989) is a Canadian ice dancer. With partner Scott Moir, she is the 2010 Olympic champion, the 2014 Olympic silver
Apr 15th 2017



Penance (virtue)
Penance in Christian theology is often seen a supernatural moral virtue whereby the sinner is disposed to hatred of his sin as an offence against God and
May 29th 2015



Temperance (virtue)
iconography, the virtue is often depicted as a woman holding two vessels transferring water from one to another. It was one of the cardinal virtues in western
Apr 26th 2017



Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice (Saudi Arabia)
militant group, see Haji Namdar Group. The Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice (abbreviated CPVPV; Arabic: هيئة الأمر بالمعروف
Apr 9th 2017



Virtue epistemology
Virtue epistemology is a contemporary philosophical approach to epistemology that stresses the importance of intellectual (epistemic) virtues. A distinguishing
Nov 13th 2016



The Nature of True Virtue
A Dissertation Concerning the Nature of True Virtue is a work by American Christian reformer, theologian, author and, pastor Jonathan Edwards originally
Mar 20th 2016



After Virtue
After Virtue is a book on moral philosophy by MacIntyre Alasdair MacIntyre. MacIntyre provides a bleak view of the state of modern moral discourse, regarding it
Dec 31st 2016



Arete (moral virtue)
basic sense, means "excellence of any kind". The term may also mean "moral virtue". In its earliest appearance in Greek, this notion of excellence was ultimately
Mar 18th 2017



Civic virtue (organizational citizenship behavior dimension)
Civic virtue is one of the five dimensions of organizational citizenship behavior (OCB) identified in Dennis Organ’s prominent 1988 definition of the construct
Dec 6th 2016



Pietas
derives from the Latin), was one of the chief virtues among the ancient Romans. It was the distinguishing virtue of the founding hero Aeneas, who is often
Nov 12th 2016



Tom Virtue
Thomas Edwin Virtue Jr. (born November 19, 1957), known as Tom Virtue, is an American actor. He is best known for his co-starring role as Steve Stevens
Feb 23rd 2017



Adventures from the Book of Virtues
Adventures from the Book of Virtues is an American animated television series which originally aired on PBS Kids in the United States for three seasons
Apr 20th 2017



Brian Virtue
Virtue Brian Virtue is an American Grammy-nominated music producer, engineer and mixer based in Los Angeles, California. Virtue has worked with artists including
Nov 17th 2016





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