Why Be Moral ?

804 WordsOct 27, 20054 Pages
WHY SHOULD WE BE MORAL??? Being moral is a choice free from both internal and external factors. Unless we have some convincing reasons for being moral, there is no point in enquiring what is morally good and what is not. This question concerns reasons than causes. Also one must realize that being moral involves self denial. For example a moral person must not take BRIBE, but another person who is not moral and takes bribes may turn out to be in a financially better position. So, moral obligations lead to sacrificing of ones personal interests. So we need to justify the necessity to be moral. There are many reasons which justify being moral. A few of them are 1DIVINE COMMAND:: This is the most common reason which drives…show more content…
The answer he gave me was that his father is a chain smoker so he started smoking by seeing his father. This example clearly shows us how children are easily affected by the activities of parents. So, it is highly necessary for the parents to be morally correct before preaching to the students. Thus judging all the above reasons and related arguments given along with them it can be said for sure that every individual should be moral. Everyone should strive to develop those personality traits that lead them in the direction of a correct moral conduct and behavior. Only then can the future generations hope of living in bright, peaceful, prosperous, liberal, equal and moral society. Hence being moral stands
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