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.

how to be a better person

  1. Getting Started
    1. Become more self-aware.
    2. Set goals for yourself.
    3. Find a role model.
  2. Exercising Compassion
    1. Learn to love yourself.
    2. Learn to control anger and jealousy.
    3. Practice empathy.
    4. Show people that you care.
    5. Be appreciative.
    6. Give to others.
  3. Choosing the Right Path
    1. Explore your talents.
    2. Do what you love.
    3. Practice self-control.
    4. Thank people who help you along the way.