Do the right thing because it is right.— Immanuel Kant
Interesting Honor And Integrity quotations
A King only bows down to his Queen.
A country, after all, is not something you build as the pharaohs built the pyramids, and then leave standing there to defy eternity. A country is something that is built every day out of certain basic shared values.
It's an honor to support such a worthy program.
TURF aims to protect the integrity of tailgating and to keep game day family-friendly.
Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity.
When your mission is to restore honor and integrity to the White House, you've got to be willing to use any means necessary.
It was my dad’s idea that music is supposed to be more than simply about entertainment and making a living, but about being of service as an integral part of the consciousness of the world. In honor of him and because it’s right, I use music in that light.
There is a true glory and a true honor: the glory of duty done--the honor of the integrity of principle.
Speak with honesty, think with sincerity, act with integrity.
Integrity is not a conditional word. It doesn't blow in the wind or change with the weather.
...but before I can live with other folks I've got to live with myself.
Great learning and superior abilities.
..will be of little value and small estimation unless virtue, honor, truth, and integrity are added to them.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody is going to know whether you did it or not.
I have no desire to be president of the United States.
Zero desire. I don't think that I would be electable. And there are far too many people that are far smarter than me to be president. I'd like to find one with some honor and integrity. I haven't seen them yet, but they'll show up.
What builds character? It's a commitment to integrity, hard work, honor and keeping your word. All of that comes straight out of the Sigma Nu Creed. The guy who wrote that meant it. The whole idea is to think about those words and make them a part of who you are.
Have the courage to face the truth
Integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching.
No polity can be devised which shall perpetuate freedom among a people that are dead to honor and integrity. Liberty and virtue are twin sisters, and the best fabric in the world . . . .
Conscience is that still, small voice that is sometimes too loud for comfort.
The worst criminals of our time are the US and UK governments.
Both are devoid of all integrity, all honor, all mercy, all humanity. Many members of both governments would have made perfect functionaries in Stalinist Russia or Nazi Germany.
Integrity is choosing your thoughts and actions based on values rather than personal gain.
Growth is the surviving influence in all our lives.
The tree will send up its trunk in thick profusion from land burned black by atom bombs. Children will grow from poverty and filth and oppression and develop honor, integrity, contribute to all mankind.
Every man has three characters: that which he shows, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.
That each day that you love, honor, and respect your own unique point of view, you're a step closer to finding a fortune.
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
Be honorable yourself if you wish to associate with honorable people.
Nobody can acquire honor by doing what is wrong.
Our soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines and Coast Guardsmen volunteer to protect and defend this country and all its citizens, and do so with honor, integrity and excellence. Our nation continually asks them to do more and more, with less and less.
Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.
The inherent preferences of organizations are clarity, certainty and perfection.
The inherent nature of human relationships involves ambiguity, uncertainty, and imperfection. How one honors, balances, and integrates the needs of both is the real trick of feedback.
Decide on what you think is right, and stick to it.
The only force that can sustain true and consistent courage is some form of spiritual belief that values like honor, duty, loyalty and integrity above the status, power, money and even security.
Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is watching.
Let those who follow me continue to build with the plumb of honor, the level of truth, and the square of integrity, education, courtesy and mutuality.
I wanted to make sure that the man who found the genie would not take terrible advantage of her, so he needed to be a person of integrity and honor - which is why I made the male lead an astronaut. The rest, as they say, is history.
To have the opportunity to lead the Solicitor General's office is the honor of a lifetime. As you know, this is an office with a long and rich tradition, not only of extraordinary legal skill but also of extraordinary professionalism and integrity. That is due, in large measure, to the people who have led it.
Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.
McCain was introduced at the convention last night by his wife -- I won't say 'trophy wife' -- but she did $300,000 worth of clothes and jewelry on, no matter to the party of the little guy. But Cindy McCain talked about how his character, honor and integrity made him the exact kind of married man she was looking to pick up at a bar.
Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right.
It is historically true that a large proportion of infidels in all ages have been persons of distinguished integrity and honor.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
Even honor and virtue make enemies, condemning, as they do, their opposites by too close a contrast.
Having integrity...means being completely true to what is inside you - to what you know is right...what you feel you must do, regardless of the immediate cost of sacrifice...to be honorable and to behave decently.
As we make and keep commitments, even small commitments, we begin to establish an inner integrity that gives us the awareness of self-control and the courage and strength to accept more of the responsibility for our own lives. By making and keeping promises to ourselves and others, little by little, our honor becomes greater than our moods.
Choosing with integrity means finding ways to speak up that honor your reality, the reality of others, and your willingness to meet in the center of that large field. It’s hard sometimes.
Not a state within a state, but the Honorable Elijah Muhammad is, is saying that the black man, since the white man, has found it impossible to bring about integration, other than toke on a ta - other than on a token basis, and which proves that the, the two of us, the ex-slave and the master, can't live in the same house as equals.