how to be good

  1. Define what “good” means to you.
  2. Be good for its own sake.
  3. Be proactive: Actually do good things, not just avoid bad things.
  4. Consider the results.
  5. Consider the greater good.
  6. Be balanced.
  7. Give people the benefit of the doubt.
  8. Keep learning: Constantly improve your understanding of what goodness means.
  9. Find a guide.
  10. Be a guide to others.
  11. Delight in goodness.