An individualist philosophy, dedicated to the idea that self-growth is a moral apex, and this can only be achieved through rigid adherence to a cohesive, principle-rooted ideology.
How to make the process of intellectual analysis an instinct, allowing self-actualization to become a reality.
Reason and emotion, properly balanced, play an integral role in discretion.
The Ideal made flesh, consummation is the end of discretion.
What drives the Consummate Man?
The effects of failing to constrain reason and emotion to their appropriate dominions.
What of the individual who disregards the philosophy of his existence?
The Consummate Man is driven by the Ideal. His belief in its absolute sanctity informs his emulation of it. This is the core of discretionism, meaning it is not an ideology.
Discretionism means being governed by an abstract Ideal which does not exist, hoping that by doing so it will one day be brought into being. But the difference between reality and the Ideal are numerous.
Eternal being is the reward of the Consummate Man. This comes in his channeling of his being into the products of his labors.