TEN HUMANIST COMMANDMENTS
1- Proclaim the natural dignity and inherent worth of all human beings.2- Respect the life and property of others.3- Practice tolerance and open-mindedness towards the choices and life styles of others.4- Share with those who are less fortunate and mutually assist those who are in need of help. 5- Use neither lies, nor spiritual doctrine, nor temporal power to dominate and exploit others.6- Rely on reason, logic and science to understand the Universe and to solve life's problems.7- Conserve and improve the Earth's natural environment—land, soil, water, air and space—as humankind's common heritage.8- Resolve differences and conflicts cooperatively without resorting to violence or to wars.9- Organize public affairs according to individual freedom and responsibility, through political and economic democracy.10- Develop one's intelligence and talents through education and effort.___________________________________________© All rights reserved: The Code for Global Ethics: Ten Humanist PrinciplesPrometheus Books, (ISBN: 978-1-61614-172-1), 2010.
TEN COMMANDMENTS FOR A GLOBAL HUMANISM
(Dr. Rodrigue TREMBLAY)