What Does ‘Honor’ Mean?
The concept of honor is lost on our generation. (tweet this)
The word honor has such a wide variety of meanings, it’s hard to know where to start. Here are just a few from dictionary.reference.com
- Integrity in one’s beliefs or actions
- A source of distinction
- A title of respect
- The privilege of teeing off first in a hole of golf
- Having a high trump card in a game of bridge
- Accepting a method of payment
- To salute with a bow
It is no wonder people have difficulty understanding and applying honor in relationships! I believe if you can grasp its true meaning, you will find honor much easier to put to practice and you will start receiving its benefits. Practicing honor is one side of the Honor Cycle.
What does honor mean to you?