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The fabric of any society is held together by the standards of morality that we maintain and practice Values are our personal set of beliefs about what is important unimportant right wrong good and bad When we are confronted by choices options or moral dilemmas the decisions we make will indicate what values we hold Human values give worthiness and respect to life The foundation of human values are based on Dignity of human life Respect and consideration for the other The importance of integrity and service An attitude of non-violence The individual and collective quest for peace and happiness In other words values are a kind of a map in our minds of how things are or should be Values are only our perception of the principles of nature that govern our lives or the universe and not these principles themselves People think that there should be a specific set of principles protecting and governing all human beings However others believe that values can be accepted in one culture and rejected in another culture This idea is based on the belief that moral principles differ across cultures Our moral values are our beliefs about what is important in life Some values refer to how one should act be honest altruistic self-disciplined while other values refer to what one wants to accomplish or obtain in life a lot of money fame a family friendships world peace Because a person cannot have it all or be all things priorities must be set and choices made Setting your priorities often leads to value conflicts We may want to be successful in your career but we may also want a more relaxing lifestyle and more time to spend with friends and family Here the value of success may come into conflict with the value of family Some examples of moral values are integrity respect caring justice civic virtue and openness Anyway I am worried about the fact that
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