Though there are many different ways of expressing values, we narrowed them down to six categories.
A short description and similar values are listed underneath each.
Fairness – Universally applied rules for rights and responsibilities.
Proportionality, Justice, Non-discrimination, Consistency
Loyalty – Standing by community, family, and friends.
Faithfulness, Allegiance, Fidelity
Sanctity – Protection of sacred objects, obligations, or rights.
Spirituality, Sacrosanct, Purity
Liberty – Freedom from oppression, and freedom of expression.
Transparency, Self-determination, Autonomy, Volition, Humour
Care – Cherishing and protecting others from harm, especially those who suffer.
Compassion, Empathy, Stewardship, Generosity
Authority – Respect for tradition and hierarchies.
Order, Devotion, Humility
Are there any values you would like to see included? Let us know!
We are considering adding:
Prudence – Ability to use reason and foresight to make decisions.
Perseverance, Wisdom, Grit