Other Definitions

Some other current definitions of SQ are as follows:

1 – SQ is the highest levels of any developmental lines, i.e. moral, cognitive, emotional, and  interpersonal;

2 –SQ in itself is a developmental line;

3 – SQ may be considered to be an attitude (such as openness to love) at any stage of life;

4 – SQ may involve peak experiences in our lives and not stages;

5 – Some define SQ as the “ultimate belonging” or connection to a transcendental grounding of “being”;

6 – SQ in terms of devotion and commitment to a particular faith or form of practice, a relationship with GOD, to fellow humans, or event to the earth.