Try to look past the other person's opinion for a second and understand that his or her opinions have been shaped by what he or she values value is defined as one's judgment of what is important in life everyone has his or her own life experiences, and that forms what he or she value. Kohlberg's moral reasoning meets moral relativity rachel green rachel green jun 20, 2016 87 never had to deal with the problem of moral relativity the individual values held in the post conventional stage are always tied into ideas about individual rights, human dignity, and justice check your inbox for the latest from odyssey this.
Most moral lessons in the odyssey aren’t all that relevant to modern society (mainly applying to archaic heroic values or more ancient views of family), but if that’s what you’re asking for, here are what i’d consider two major ones: loyalty of and to family.
The odyssey moral values the odyssey by homer uses odysseus’ 10-year journey home from the trojan war to illustrate some of the most important moral values of book the moral values in the story include loyalty, compassion, self-control and perseverance. What moral values are evident throughout in odyssey there are many moral values, a main one being hospitality loyalty and respect are also very important, as is courage. Such is the case with odysseus in the odyssey, who aspires to reach his home in ithaka and reunite with his family along the journey, odysseus displays several important greek values that shape him as an epic hero. What we fail to understand is that differing opinions are rooted in values, those values are rooted in morality, and the foundation of morality is based upon your understanding of truth to clarify, a person's opinion can't be wrong because, well, it's their opinion.
The odyssey explores several virtues and moral values that eventually lead to odysseus's successful return loyalty a central virtuous theme in the odyssey is loyalty.
As readerofbooks suggests, there may be many morals in a work of such length and complexity as homer's iliad as his post also suggests, the costs of pride can be argued to be the central moral of the tale i would offer the idea that right action is the central moral of the epic poem. The moral character of odysseus in phi/oetetes mary whitlock blundell i n sophocles' phi/oetetes the young neoptolemus is presented with various moral paradigms, embodied by philoctetes, odys the hero of the odyssey, who is willing to endure humiliating abuse in.
These timeless morals are what have kept the writing, the odyssey, so remarkably famous and sought after since it was first written brains over brawn is a moral that is seen throughout the entire epic. Olivia burks english 1 honors d period 12/8/10 lessons or general idea i took away from the story of the odyssey i learned a lot from the story of the odyssey, i learned a lot of life lessons and morals and values from the odyssey.