Question - What are the 12 Catholic virtues?

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Cardinal Virtues of the Catholic Church Prudence is basically practical common sense. Justice is the virtue that seeks to promote fair play. Temperance is the virtue by which a person uses balance. Fortitude is the ability to persevere in times of trial and tribulation — the ability to hang in there when the going gets tough. Aristotle's 12 virtues: Courage – bravery. Temperance – moderation. Liberality – spending. Magnificence – charisma, style. Magnanimity – generosity. Ambition – pride. Patience – temper, calm. Friendliness – social IQ. Diligence as one of seven virtues describes thoroughness, completeness, and persistence of an action, particularly in matters of faith. We want each of you to show this same diligence to the very end, in order to make your hope sure. These seven virtues are: Chastity, Temperance, Charity, Diligence, Patience, Kindness & Humility/humble. Definition of cardinal virtue. 1 : one of the four classically defined natural virtues prudence, justice, temperance, or fortitude. 2 : a quality designated as a major virtue.

https://www.the-positive-parenting-centre.com/what_is_love.html

What is love as a virtue? The bestowing of unconditional love and having a positive impact on the lives of others. Showing a genuine concern for the good of others, with unselfish acts of kindness such as: compassion, caring, thoughtfulness, service, and other humanitarian and noble actions.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardinal_virtues

Because of this reference, a group of seven attributes is sometimes listed by adding the four cardinal virtues (prudence, temperance, fortitude, justice) and three theological virtues (faith, hope, charity).

https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-highest-virtue

Most people argue that the highest virtue is kindness, humility, integrity, or forgiveness.

https://possibilitychange.com/virtues-that-can-radically-improve-your-life/

By practicing the following six virtues, your life can radically improve in the form of better relationships, peaked performance, and fulfillment of your dreams. Commitment. Without commitment, we have little direction or purpose in life. Faith. Forgiveness. Gratitude. Courage. Love.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Work_ethic

Work ethic is a belief that hard work and diligence have a moral benefit and an inherent ability, virtue or value to strengthen character and individual abilities. Social ingrainment of this value is considered to enhance character through hard work that is respective to an individual's field of work.

https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/bapcja/what_would_be_the_opposite_of_the_seven_deadly/

What would be the opposite of the seven deadly sins? Fidelity, Tidyness, Frugality, Generosity, stuff like that. I would say the fruits of the Spirit. Galatians 5:22-23 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vice

Vices are usually associated with a transgression in a person's character or temperament rather than their morality. Synonyms for vice include fault, sin, depravity, iniquity, wickedness, and corruption. Islam Ire. Envy. Slander. Obscenity. Intoxicants. Instruments of pleasure.

https://www.cathedralofthesoul.org/single-post/2017/12/12/The-Meaning-of-Human-Virtues

Human virtues are standard moral qualities of human beings and are related to the construction of the personality of each individual. Plato and other philosophers, however, summed up all human virtues into four distinct types: prudence, justice, fortitude, and temperance.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seven_deadly_sins

According to the standard list, they are pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath and sloth, which are also contrary to the seven heavenly virtues. Gluttony Laute – eating too expensively. Studiose – eating too daintily. Nimis – eating too much. Praepropere – eating too soon. Ardenter – eating too eagerly.

https://virtuefirst.info/virtues/prudence/

The mould and mother of all the virtues is prudence. For it is prudence that determines the mean of reason in all human actions and situations. Prudence, however, is not merely an intellectual virtue; it is also a moral virtue. A moral virtue is a habit that makes its possessor good.

https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-first-deadly-sin-in-the-Bible

The first sin for which God specifically killed people, other than Adam and Eve's original sin, were the people at Noah's flood, when God supposedly killed everybody except eight people. But we don't know what their deadly sin was.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fear_of_God

Roman Catholicism counts this fear as one of the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit. In Proverbs 15:33, the fear of the Lord is described as the "discipline" or "instruction" of wisdom.

http://changingminds.org/explanations/values/seven_virtues.htm

The Seven Heavenly Virtues: Faith, Hope, Charity, Fortitude, Justice, Temperance, Prudence.