What is Nekaya's philosophy of life?

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Nekaya is Rasselas ' sister and confidante. They become close intellectual companions during their journey, discussing the ways of the world. Nekaya's philosophy of life places high value on rational thought, close observation, and wisdom. She takes in the details of her surroundings, and is particularly sensitive to social aspects...

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Nekaya is Rasselas' sister and confidante. They become close intellectual companions during their journey, discussing the ways of the world. Nekaya's philosophy of life places high value on rational thought, close observation, and wisdom. She takes in the details of her surroundings, and is particularly sensitive to social aspects such as hierarchy, family loyalty, and class. Nekaya is fascinated with the workings of family life and class hierarchy. She pays close attention to the gender relationships within marriage and in working life. Nekaya's philosophy is that a person should live their life wisely, making prudent decisions and acting skillfully. She believes that lasting joy comes from using the faculties of one's mind, and that one's fate is not predestined by the stars, or by God.

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