What is another word for belief system?

Pronunciation: [bɪlˈiːf sˈɪstəm] (IPA)

A belief system is an organized set of principles, values, and ideas that a person or group holds to be true. There are numerous synonyms for the concept, including ideology, philosophy, worldview, faith, religion, psychosocial identity, cultural tradition, code of conduct, creed, and dogma, among others. These terms all refer to the collective body of ideas, thoughts, and attitudes that shape a person's way of life and form the basis of their moral and ethical principles. By having a clear understanding of the various synonyms for belief system, we can more accurately describe the complex web of ideas and values that underpin our individual and societal identities.

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Famous quotes with Belief system

  • There are just certain things that turn my head. It may be a girl's sense of humor, it may be her wit, or her belief system; it could be a lot of different things.
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  • My whole belief system is that our paths are drawn for us. I believe in reincarnation. I believe we're here to learn and grow. We choose how we come into this life based on what it is we have to learn. Some people have harder lessons than others.
    Gillian Anderson
  • All theory of modernity in sociology suggests that the more modernity there is, the less religion. In my theory we can realize that this is wrong: atheism is only one belief system among many.
    Ulrich Beck
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    Stanislav Grof
  • The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system that is not working. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds.
    William James

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