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List of Personal Core Values

The first step in becoming a more self-aware creative is to understand what we stand for. Our core values help guide our behavior, the decisions we make, and the actions we take in our creative work. When our thoughts, behaviors, and actions are aligned with our values we can tackle the inner and outer challenges we face with confidence and strength.

Instructions:

Use the following list of core values to help you identify which values are the most important for you. It may take a few sittings to arrive at the values that resonate with you so take the time you need. Aim for at least 5 core values to help guide you on your personal growth journey.

  • Authenticity
  • Achievement
  • Adventure
  • Authority
  • Autonomy
  • Balance
  • Beauty
  • Boldness
  • Compassion
  • Challenge
  • Citizenship
  • Community
  • Competency
  • Contribution
  • Creativity
  • Curiosity
  • Determination
  • Fairness
  • Faith
  • Fame
  • Friendships
  • Fun
  • Growth
  • Happiness
  • Honesty
  • Humor
  • Influence
  • Inner Harmony
  • Justice
  • Kindness
  • Knowledge
  • Leadership
  • Learning
  • Love
  • Loyalty
  • Meaningful Work
  • Openness
  • Optimism
  • Peace
  • Pleasure
  • Poise
  • Popularity
  • Recognition
  • Religion
  • Reputation
  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Security
  • Self-Respect
  • Service
  • Spirituality
  • Stability
  • Success
  • Status
  • Trustworthiness
  • Wealth
  • Wisdom

Download the Core Values list