1. Creativity (originality, ingenuity):
Thinking of novel and productive ways to conceptualize and do things.
2. Curiosity (interest, novelty-seeking, openness to experience):
Taking an interest in ongoing experience for its own sake; exploring and discovering.
3. Open-mindedness (judgment, critical thinking):
Thinking things through and examing them from all sides; weighing all evidence fairly.
4. Love of learning:
Mastering new skills, topics, and bodies of knowledge, whether on one's own or formally.
5. Perspective (wisdom):
Being able to provide wise counsel to others; having ways of looking at the world that make sense to oneself and to other people.
6. Bravery (valor):
Not shrinking from threat, challenge, difficulty, or pain; acting on convictions even if unpopular.
7. Persistence (perseverance, industriousness):
Finishing what one starts; persisting in a course of action in spite of obstacles.
8. Integrity (authenticity, honesty):
Presenting oneself in a genuine way; taking responsibility for one's feeling and actions.
9. Vitality (zest, enthusiasm, vigor, energy):
Approaching life with excitement and energy; feeling alive and activated.
Valuing close relations with others, in paticular those in which sharing and caring are recoprocated.
11. Kindness (generosity, nurturance, care, compassion, altruistic love, "niceness"):
Doing favors and good deeds for others.
12. Social intelligence (emotional intelligence, personal intelligence):
Being aware of the motives and feelings of other people and oneself.
13. Citizenship (social responsibility, loyalty, teamwork):
Working well as a member of a group or team; being loyal to the group.
Treating all people the same according to notions of fairness and justice; not letting personal feelings bias decisions about others.
Encouraging a group of which one is a member to get things done and at the same maintain time good relations within the group.
16. Forgiveness and mercy:
Forgiving those who have done wrong; accepting the shortcomings of others; giving people a second chance; not being vengeful.
17. Humility / Modesty:
Letting one's accomplishments speak for themselves; not regarding oneself as more special than one is.
Being careful about one's choices; not taking undue risks; not saying or doing things that might later be regretted.
19. Self-regulation (self-control):
Regulating what one feels and does; being disciplinedl controlling one's appetites and emotions.
20. Appreciation of beauty and excellence (awe, wonder, elevation):
Appreciating beauty, excellence, and/or skilled performance in carious domains of life.
Being aware of and thankful of the good things that happen; taking time to express thanks.
22. Hope (optimism, future-mindedness, future orientation):
Expecting the best in the future and working to achieve it.
23. Humor (playfulness):
Liking to laugh and tease; bringing smiles to other people; seeing the light side.
24. Spirituality (religiousness, faith, purpose):
Having coherent beliefs about the higher purpose, the meaning of life, and the meaning of the universe.