Examples Of Virtue Ethics Essay

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Every Day We Learn Something New 1.Virtue ethics is the most important concept I learned in class. I learned that the commitment to being a good and virtuous person is the key to an ethical life. Having this said, in order to have an ethical life I need to dedicate myself to being an excellent person. My virtues will be the face of whom I am. Many of these virtues will come from my early childhood and from home. If one day I will come a manager, I will embrace to have a good character by doing the right things based on my ethical principles rather because following the rules. Having a good character will imply being good in any situation that I will come across, in other words being virtuous all the time. Having a good character matters, this will defined me as a virtuous person, which will lead me to be a better person overall. For example, I will not steal from my coworkers because that’s just something I don’t do, rather than I won’t steal of my coworkers because I could get in trouble.…show more content…
On the other hand if I am have more vices, the less admirable I will be. Being virtues should be viewed as the entire time thing, I won’t just be virtuous at work, and I will be virtuous at church, with my family and with everyone. Of course virtues should focus towards being good, being honest to my coworkers is a practice that I will try to embrace. Phronesis is the practical reason and judgment of knowing what is good; this means that I will be able to make good judgments in situations where I can use practical wisdom. For example, if a coworker tells a lie on me, I won’t do the same to him or her because I know that lying won’t solve the
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