“The Spirit of Flo”
At the initiative of the Former Pupils Alumni Association, the teaching staff, Missionaries of Saint-Francis de Sales and former pupils have worked together to sum up the Spirit of Florimont in 11 points.
The Spirit of Flo
I adhere to the words of St. Francis de Sales, “We should not settle for good when we could achieve better”.
If I cannot experience God then I should show respect the eternity inherent in the spiritual dimension of His creation.
3- Tolerance, Openness
My perception of the world is enriched by openness to cultural differences and to the religions of others.
4- Objectivity, Impartiality
I should not measure the value of others by their failings or their worldly success.
is a highly esteemed goal
6- Exemplarity, Altruism
behaving well is the best way to lead others to have confidence in themselves and in humanity
is a valuable and priceless virtue
arguing less, speaking clearly and listening is the most effective path to good dialog.
9- Modesty, Humility
intelligent consideration of my behavior should lead me away from being a victim of my own vanity.
10- Progress, Experience, Development
recognize that correcting my errors will make me grow.
11- Rigour, Education
avoid weakening demagogy and favor righteous authority.