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[Epub] ❤ Restoring Pride: The Lost Virtue of Our Age By Richard Taylor – Alternate-universe.co Rejecting the popular notion that everyone is eual and therefore ought to be eually proud Richard Taylor defines pride as justified love of oneself What justifies this self love is personal excellenceRejecting the popular notion that everyone is eual and therefore ought to be eually proud Richard Taylor defines pride as justified love of oneself What justifies this self love is personal excellence that is actual achievement of the kind that sets a proud person apart from the rest Examples of the justifiably proud include Socrates Ludwig van Beethoven Malcolm X Willa Cather Pablo Picasso and Amelia Earhart However pride is not a virtue reserved only for the famous People unknown to the world often possess a greatness eual to that of the most renowned heroes The truly proud.

Are those who excel in some worthwhile area be it literature science or good parenting Their excellence is based on some ability or strength that they exploit to its fullest potential Restoring Pride is elitist in that it acknowledges that some people are better as human beings than others and that they have made themselves so by perfecting their natural talents The idea of the Sermon on the Mount that the poor and the meek are blessed is repudiated Instead Taylor embraces the classical Greek ideal of virtue as personal excellence without any suggestion that everyone is eual i.

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MOBI Richard Taylor º Restoring Pride: The Lost Virtue of Our Age PDF ´ The º Richard TaylorRichard Taylor was an American philosopher known for his dry wit and Socratic approach and an internationally known beekeeper He received his PhD at Brown University and taught principally there as well as at Columbia and the University of Rochester from which he retired in 1985

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