Wednesday, January 10, 2007

Some of my favorite Integrity quotes

Integrity means you stick to your personal code of conduct. You stick to what you decide is right and wrong.

When you live with integrity, you succeed. You are open and honest. Your life is uncomplicated and less stressful.

When you have good integrity you have no reason to lie. You can look at yourself in the mirror. You have nothing to hide.

Living with integrity means:

  • Not settling for less than what you know you deserve in your relationships.
  • Asking for what you want and need from others.
  • Speaking your truth, even though it might create conflict or tension.
  • Behaving in ways that are in harmony with your personal values.
  • Making choices based on what you believe, and not what others believe.

Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.

I have an everyday religion that works for me. Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line.

Better a poor man who walks in his integrity, than he who is crooked in his ways and rich.

If we have integrity, nothing else matters. If we don't have integrity, nothing else matters.

This above all; to thine own self be true.

No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.

No man can tell whether he is rich or poor by turning to his ledger. It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.

My strength is as the strength of ten, because my heart is pure.

Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.

Travel the path of integrity without looking back, for there is never a wrong time to do the right thing.

Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.

Nothing can harm a good man, either in life or after death.

Moral courage and character go hand in hand .... a man of real character is consistently courageous, being imbued with a basic integrity and a firm sense of principle.

To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man.

Strive for integrity - that means knowing your values in life and behaving in a way that is consistent with these values.

If you have integrity, nothing else matters.

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.