Integrity is to act according to moral and ethical principles.
“You are a master of the words you don't say and a slave to the ones you do.”
“Power is the ability to do good things for others.”
—Brooke Astor Philanthropist
“That you may retain your self-respect, it is better to displease the people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong.”
—William J.H. Boetcker Religious Leader, Influential Public Speaker
“Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.”
—H. Jackson Brown, Jr. Writer
“Integrity has no need of rules.”
—Albert Camus Author And Philosopher
Stories About Integrity
People Are Good!
Submitted by Leah
I've often been told that if given a chance, a person would steal the shirt off your back. Well, I say boo to that. Since I...
Re Establishing Integrity
Submitted by Anonymous
I never thought about how important integrity is in life until I was in the middle of some trouble. After I thought about...
Helping Another In Need
Submitted by Anonymous
My parents always raised me to have strong values and hold firm to my convictions in life, and this was never more...
Everyday Hero Stories
My hero is my brother! He had to raise me since I was ten years old and he was only 20! He had to put aside his likes and...
As a successful lawyer in apartheid South Africa, Colin became increasingly uncomfortable with the racial separation and...
Aside from being a terrific father, my dad showed me what integrity meant all the time. He was a good friend to so many...
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Integrity is doing right even when no one is watching!
Bishop S, Indianapolis Indiana
"Integrity is the recognition of the fact that you cannot fake your consciousness."-Ayn Rand. Remember that your mind and body are permanently integrated. If your actions contradict your convictions you are on a path to self-disintegration, i.e. self-destruction.
Eric , Arlington, Texas
Definition of INTEGRITY
1: firm adherence to a code of especially moral or artistic values : incorruptibility
2: an unimpaired condition : soundness
3: the quality or state of being complete or undivided : completeness
Lee E., California
integrity - is there anything else?
Dustin, Waukesha, Wi
Integrity means being integrated; showing the same face to everyone, including yourself.
Kip, Dallas Texas
Integrity is being the same person on the outside that you are on the inside.
Sharon, Bakersfield, Ca
Integrity....is it's own reward.
Curt S, New Braunfels, Tx
Integrity is one thing no one can take away from you. To lose it, you make the choice to give it away.
Doug D, Indiana
Integrity... is doing the right thing even when no one's watching...(see Character)
Major Williams Tree, Michigan