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Why not just call it Piety?

The monarchy justifies its rule by showering the religious leadership with money and hiding their excesses with a veil of piety.

I'd rather live well on delicious foods and most likely die in my 70s, than worry about this and derive satisfaction from pride in piety and devotion to some food religion.

It's only because of their bullshit "hard line on (something allegedly bad)" or from making a big deal about their piety and "clean lifestyle", that they're susceptible to such pranks in the first place.

Kind of an aside, but filial piety tends to break down when there are no children around.

Raising and providing for your kids is the most important thing in lifeI've heard a fair number of people say this, as a social piety line - one of those things everyone nods their head at, with which you're not supposed to disagree.

Much of the positive side of the ledger for population in Western nations is due to immigration of people who are induced to have children either as an act of piety (Muslims in Europe) or as a matter of custom (Mexicans in the United States).

Most Asian cultures hold filial piety as one of their highest values.

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