152 Greatest Quotes About Integrity
Oh, Lizzy! do anything rather than marry without affection.
I don't want everyone to like me; I should think less of myself if some people did.
Moral authority comes from following universal and timeless principles like honesty, integrity, treating people with respect.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Decide on what you think is right, and stick to it.
Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised than confident. Above all things, integrity is their portion and proper virtue.
There is much to be done, there is much that can be done... one person of integrity can make a difference.
The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.
Improve relationships with others by assuming that they can hear everything you say about them.
The impossible often has a kind of integrity which the merely improbable lacks.
By behaving in ways that build trust with one, you build trust with many.
Only a man of integrity can possess the virtue of honesty, since only the faking of one’s consciousness can permit the faking of existence.
I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
The most important thing in your life is to live your life with integrity and to not give in to peer pressure to try to be something that you're not.
It is better to be wise, and not to seem so, than to seem wise, and not be so; yet men, for the most part, desire the contrary.
No matter what is the environment around you, it is always possible to maintain your brand of integrity.
It is easy to live for others, everybody does. I call on you to live for yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
Work with integrity and succeed with integrity.
Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.
Integrity is the ability to stand by an idea.
Do not act as if you were going to live ten thousand years. Death hangs over you. While you live, while it is in your power, be good.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
All paths lead to the same goal: to convey to others what we are.
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
When you make a commitment to yourself, do so with the clear understanding that you're pledging your integrity.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
Wisdom consists in speaking and acting the truth.
Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it.
There can be no friendship without confidence, and no confidence without integrity.
A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Voting is the most precious right of every citizen, and we have a moral obligation to ensure the integrity of our voting process.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom.
True heros are made of hard work and integrity.
May what I do flow from me like a river, no forcing and no holding back, the way it is with children.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Integrity is your destiny-it is the light that guides your way.
...but before I can live with other folks I've got to live with myself.
The essence of immorality is the tendency to make an exception of myself.