Continued freshness of appreciation (a = .77)
I can appreciate again and again, freshly and naively, the basic goods of life, with awe, pleasure, wonder, and even ecstasy, however stale these experiences may have become to others.
A sunset looks just as beautiful every time I see one.
I often feel gratitude for the good in my life no matter how many times I encounter it.
Acceptance (a= .71)
I accept all sides of myself, including my shortcomings.
I accept all of my quirks and desires without shame or apology.
I have unconditional acceptance for people and their unique quirks and desires.
Authenticity (a = .74)
I can maintain my dignity and integrity even in environments and situations that areundignified.
I can stay true to my core values even in environments that challenge them.
I take responsibility for my actions.
Equanimity (a= .79)
I am often undisturbed and unruffled by things that seem to bother most people.
I am relatively stable in the face of hard knocks, blows, deprivations, and frustrations.
I tend to take life's inevitable ups and downs with grace, acceptance, and equanimity.
Purpose (a = .86)
I feel a great responsibility and duty to accomplish a particular mission in life.
I feel as though I have some important task to fulfil in this lifetime.
- I have a purpose in life that will help the good of humankind.
Efficient perception of reality (a= .65）
I often have a clear perception of reality.
I am always trying to get at the real truth about people and nature.
I try to get as close as I can to the reality of the world.
Humanitarianism (a = .82)
I feel a deep sense of identification with all human beings.
I feel a great deal of sympathy and affection for all human beings.
I have a genuine desire to help the human race.
Peak experiences (a = .77)
I often have experiences in which I feel new horizons and possibilities opening up for myself and others.
I often have experiences in which I feel a profound transcendence of my selfish concerns.
I often have experiences in which I feel one with all people and things on this planet.
Good moral intuition (a = .72)
I trust my moral decisions without having to deliberate too much about them.
I have a strong sense of right and wrong in my daily life.
I can tell deep down" right away when l've done something wrong.
Creative spirit (a = .77)
I have a generally creative spirit that touches everything I do.
I bring a generally creative attitude to all of my work.
I am often in touch with my childlike spontaneity.