Ring of Virtues
Set with 14 brilliant diamonds representing the 14 classic roman virtues as defined by Marcus Aurelius.
Auctoritas - "Spiritual Authority" - The sense of one's social standing, built up through experience, Pietas, and Industria.
Comitas - "Humour" - Ease of manner, courtesy, openness, and friendliness.
Clementia - "Mercy" - Mildness and gentleness.
Dignitas - "Dignity" - A sense of self-worth, personal pride.
Firmitas - "Tenacity" - Strength of mind, the ability to stick to one's purpose.
Frugalitas - "Frugalness" - Economy and simplicity of style, without being miserly.
Gravitas - "Gravity" - A sense of the importance of the matter at hand, responsibility and earnestness.
Honestas - "Respectability" - The image that one presents as a respectable member of society.
Humanitas - "Humanity" - Refinement, civilization, learning, and being cultured.
Industria - "Industriousness" - Hard work.
Pietas - "Dutifulness" - More than religious piety; a respect for the natural order socially, politically, and religiously. Includes the ideas of patriotism and devotion to others.
Prudentia - "Prudence" - Foresight, wisdom, and personal discretion.
Salubritas - "Wholesomeness" - Health and cleanliness.
Severitas - "Sternness" - Gravity, self-control.
Veritas - "Truthfulness" - Honesty in dealing with others.