Regulating what one feels and does; being disciplined; controlling one's appetites and emotions.
Doing favours and good deeds for others; helping them; taking care of them.
Finishing what one starts; persisting in a course of action in spite of
obstacles; “getting it out the door”; taking pleasure in completing tasks.
Thinking of novel and productive ways to conceptualize and do
things; includes artistic achievement but is not limited to it.
Mastering new skills, topics, and bodies of knowledge, whether on one's own or formally; obviously related to the strength of curiosity but goes beyond it to describe the tendency to add systematically to what one knows.
Working well as a member of a group or team; being loyal to the group; doing one's share.
Approaching life with excitement and energy; not doing things half-way or half-heartedly; living life as an adventure; feeling alive and activated.
Not shrinking from threat, challenge, difficulty, or pain; speaking up for what is right even if there is opposition; acting on convictions even if unpopular; includes physical bravery but is not limited to it.
Letting one's accomplishments speak for themselves; not regarding oneself as more special than one is.