Virtue of the Week: Obedience

Obedient Employees Imagine, if you will, that you work for a company whose president found it necessary to travel out of the country and spend an extended period of time abroad. So he says to you and the other trusted employees, “Look, I’m going to leave. And while I’m gone, I want you to pay […]

Virtue of the Week: Obedience

Obedience in Life There is the story of a child in a woodland camp whose father sent him with a letter to the village, pointing out a trail over which the lad had never gone before. “All right, father, but I don’t see how that path will ever reach the town,” said the boy. “Do […]

Virtue of the Week: Obedience

The ultimate aim of government is not to rule, or restrain, by fear, nor to exact obedience, but contrariwise, to free every man from fear, that he may live in all possible security; in other words, to strengthen his natural right to exist and work without injury to himself or others. The Obedience Test: Mr […]

Virtue of the Week: Obedience

Friends, Obedience is the virtue that teaches us to be humble. The spirit of obedience helps us to shed our ego and pride. We should learn to be humble and to respect the wishes of others, especially our parents and elders. Obedience means listening with an open heart to those in authority. It does not […]