Essay on The Morality Of Morals And The Right Way Of Living

1139 Words Dec 5th, 2016 5 Pages
In life morals are self defining laws, they tell us what is right and what is wrong. They indicate wether or not to go through with a thought or to let that thought drift away. Morals indicate wether or not that though in itself is even right. But what is right? We define right as the correct way of doing something, and is the correct way of being. Are morals something that is learned through life events and taught by parents, or are morals something that is tied into our human nature from birth. Does a baby know not to kill? Or is it up to everyone to pass on morals to the young. Morals can define who someone is, but is a person who kills, a person who has no morals? I believe religion ties into morals and the right way of living, but I do not believe laws are needed to install morals into a society. Yes punishments should fit a crime, but who decided what is right and what is wrong? Is it decided by your god? By the Attorney General? Or simply by us. Morals are defines as a persons standards of behavior or beliefs concerning what is and is not acceptable for them to do. In any case morals are known as the definition of someone. The standards of life are set by laws, commandments, and rules, but those factors are also based on something, and that is morals. Defining right and wrong is something that no man or woman can literally do. It is almost like trying to define what normality looks like, everyone has there own standards. Ninety percent of the population has similar…

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