SOME OF THE ATTRIBUTES OF PEACE

AWARENES- An ongoing fuller discovery of self and a mindful, spacious realization of creations interactions

CARING- to be concern, have thought or regard.

COMMITMENT- The firm carrying out of purpose.

COMPASSION- Sensitivity and the capacity to commiseration for another's suffering or misfortune

CONVICTION- How can we expect a righteousness to prevail when there is hardly anyone who will give himself up undividedly to a righteous caused? Are there still people today who never weary of directing their thinking and all their energy single-heartedly, to one cause? Sophie Scholl

COURAGE- Strength of mind and will to carry on with audacity and fortitude in spite of challenges danger.

CREATIVITY- The generation of new ideas or concepts, or new associations, to go outside the box

DEPENDABILITY- Reliable, worthy of reliance or trust.

DETERMINATION- Firmness of purpose.

ELOQUENCE- Powerful and effective language. Fluent, persuasive and articulate speech.

ENTHUSIASM- A feeling of excitement. Exuberance: overflowing with eager enjoyment or approval.

FAIRNESS- Free from bias or injustice; evenhandedness:

FAITHFULNESS- Steadfast in affection or allegiance; loyal.

FORGIVENESS- disposition or willingness to forgive to grant pardon for or remission of (an offense, to cease to feel resentment against:

FORTITUDE- Strength of mind that enables one to endure adversity with courage.

GENEROSITY- Giving or ready to give freely, free from meanness or prejudice.

GENTLENESS- Moderate; mild, quite; not rough or severe.

GRACIOUSNESS- Elegance and courtesy, in speech or behavior that acknowledges the worth of others

GRATITUDE- Live your life so that the fear of death can never enter your heart. When you arise in the morning, give thanks for the morning light. Give thanks for your life, strength food & joy of living

HONESTY- Integrity, veracity, and devotion to telling the truth especially when it is difficult.

 

HUMILITY- There is three circles in life. Knowing what we know and knowing what we don’t know are small and of somewhat equal size. The third: Not knowing what we don’t know would be enormous!! 

HUMOR- The ability to perceive, enjoy, or express what is amusing, comical, incongruous, or absurd.

INTEGRITY- Moral soundness; Integrity is consistency of values and actions. Unbroken completeness with nothing lacking.

JOY- A state of happiness, peace and a cause of rejoicing in the delight of ones life and others.

JUSTICE- The motive is love of brother, and we are commanded to love our brothers. If religion has so neglected the needs of the poor and the great mass of workers, and permitted them to live in the most horrible destitution while comforting them with the solace of a promise of a life after death when all tears shall be wiped away, then that religion is suspect. Dorothy Day

KINDNESS- To act with grace and benevolent assistance in service to others.

LOVE- Constant selfless regard for and dedication to others

MERCY- Compassion or forbearance especially shown to an offender or to those in distress

PATIENCE- The quality of waiting for events to unfold in proper time without worry or distress

RESPECT- Admiration for others. Treating people with due dignity.

RESPONSIBILITY- Having control over and accountability for appropriate events

SERVICE- this is the true joy of life: being used up for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one: being a force of nature instead of a feverish, selfish little clod of aliments and grievances, complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy. Life is no brief candle to me. It is sort of a splendid torch which I got hold of for a moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations. George Bernard Shaw

SIMPLICITY- To live simply & sanely, content with only necessary possessions, a healthy mind and body and a willingness to let go of worried and anxieties

SINCERITY- Free from pretense or deceit in manner or actions.

SPACIOUSNESS- a beginning, a possibility, a potential, and a capacity for new awareness in the midst of a graceful peaceful presence

THANKFULNESS- Warm friendly feelings of gratitude.

TRUST- Reliance on the integrity, strength, ability, surety, etc., of a person or thing; confidence.

UNDERSTANDING- The perceptive capacity for knowing and sharing the feelings of another.

WISDOM- The insight and ability to understand, usually with age, inner qualities of ideas and personal relationships

WONDER- The feeling aroused by something strange and surprising