self-discipline and control of the passions
ability to direct impulses to good ends
ability to make and keep commitments
manly virtue–fortitude, courage, compassion, charity, right judgement, piety, etc.
ability to discern and make decisions based on the good of others: wife, family, community, country etc. rather than on self-interest
capable of true friendship with both men and women
trust in Divine Providence
Ability & Strength to defend his convictions & beliefs regardless of circumstance, and not just physically.
Willingness to sacrifice ALL in defense of his family, friends, or country… physically if need be.
“No Man is Taller than when he stoops to help a Child”… or anyone weaker than himself…
Understand his place in the order of things:
Knowing that it is better to share, than to take.