The Eight Virtues + One
are the living principles of the
ISF community, where intelligence and
wisdom are built on the foundation of
the Eight Virtues, guiding us to exercise
judgment and make good choices
in our life’s journey.
I am diligent and responsible
for those things to which I have
fully committed myself.
I am true to others and myself.
I strive to realize the ISF ideal.
I am respectful to others. I respect
parents, teachers and cultural heritage.
I build on past knowledge and
experience as I learn and
create new things.
I am kind and compassionate
to others and help without
thought of reward. I care for the
environment, peace and future.
I am passionate about learning
and life. I am full of curiosity about
our world. I am made complete
through compassionate self-sacrifice.
I am polite and respectful to others.
I am disciplined and think before I
act. I embody the cultured and
exemplary behavior of the true
“Lady” or “Gentlemen”.
I am principled, pursue justice,
and stand up for my beliefs.
I am confident and take risks.
I am trustworthy.
I value and pursue harmony
with others. I am appreciative of
my immersion in a
I pursue balance and maintain
a healthy mind and body.
All people are equal and treated fairly.