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Russian character

Ukrainian character

Wide open Russian soul, Extravagance

Frugality,

Temperance

Collectivism

Individualism,

“None of my business”

Openness, Credulity

Incredulity and suspicion to the new / unknown

Emotional devotion to the leader

Sence of Freedom,

Making smth. for the benefit of

Diligence in the collective

“Economic” hard work (for myself)

Great power, high self-esteem

Provincialism , complex “younger brother”

“Do not stand”, “be like everyone else”, not “rip from the collective”

Personal initiative

Impulsiveness, disorganization, spontaneity

Patience, humility

Gravitation toward totalitarianism, authoritarians “firm hand”

Gravitation to a more democratic, republican form of government

Generosity

Greed

Directness

Cunning, secretive

Laziness

Diligence

Compassion

Indifference

Social activism

Social fatalism

Intolerance

Tolerance to other nations, communities

More prone to aggression, criminality, violence

Tolerance