a.k.a. moral ambition
Virtues possibly in tension¶
How to acquire or strengthen it¶
Notes and links¶
- “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.” ―Jesus
- “No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream.” —MLK, Jr.
- “What good is there in knowing what virtue is, if this knowledge doesn’t make us love it? What point is there in knowing vice, if this knowledge doesn’t make us shun it?” —Petrarch, Invectives 108.