Philosophy, psychology foundationally represents a code of ethics,
providing the basis from which to act or react. Sometimes the delivery
system of a philosophy can be subtly administered, as in imprinting.
Children reflecting parental values and methods by imitating what they see.
Sometimes a hierarchical chain of command provides leadership to insure the
rubber meets the road at the correct points, thereby assuring traction.
Sometimes it fails. When the system fails, I’m forced to ask myself if I’m
living up to the highest ideas of my own standards.