Tsagano is the nerve, the soul.Whoever has Tsagano has vitality, determination, courage and endurance. He/She has power that comes out very deep through his stomach and does not give up when he/she is in a dead end, in a no way out, to a deadlock.
On the other hand, Philotimo is, according to Wikipedia, “Philotimo is considered to be the highest of all Greek virtues, the standards for family and social living; the core concept is that of respect and walking in right paths. In its simplest form, the term means “doing good”, actions that ensure that a man’s behavior be exemplary and demonstrate his personality and the manner in which he was raised. Philotimo to a Greek is essentially a way of life.”