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What are strengths associated with humanity in positive psychology?

Ronald Siegel
Psychology
In positive psychology, the virtue of humanity is associated with interpersonal strengths that help you befriend others and tend to your relationships. Strengths associated with humanity include:
  • Social or emotional intelligence: Being aware of your motives and feelings and those of others. Knowing how to fit into various social situations. Recognizing what makes other people tick.
  • Love: Having the capacity to give and receive love. Valuing and maintaining close relationships with people.
  • Kindness: Nurturing and caring for others. Showing generosity, compassion, altruism, and simple niceness.

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