10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (11/22/19) – Listverse


via 10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (11/22/19) – Listverse

WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Deontology
dee-on-TALL-oh-jee
Part of speech: noun
Origin: Greek, early 19th century
1

A theory of ethics that establishes rules of right and wrong actions

2

The study of determining the right way to live life, based on duty and moral obligation

Examples of Deontology in a sentence

“After studying deontology in her Intro to Philosophy class she became obsessed with creating rules for her roommates to follow.”

“The Golden Rule is one of the most basic principles of deontology — treat others how you wish to be treated.”

Did you know…


Did you know…

… that today is the birthday of Beauty and the Beast? In 1991, Walt Disney’s cartoon movie “Beauty and the Beast” was released. Find some beauty in everyone you meet today! 😉

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“You are not born with beauty; your beauty is created by who you are. Your inner beauty is more important than how people see you on the outside.”

— Emily Coussons

WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Deontology
dee-on-TALL-oh-jee
Part of speech: noun
Origin: Greek, early 19th century
1

A theory of ethics that establishes rules of right and wrong actions

2

The study of determining the right way to live life, based on duty and moral obligation

Examples of Deontology in a sentence

“After studying deontology in her Intro to Philosophy class she became obsessed with creating rules for her roommates to follow.”

“The Golden Rule is one of the most basic principles of deontology — treat others how you wish to be treated.”