Do the right thing because it is right.— Immanuel Kant
Impressive Moral Integrity quotations
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.
To me dogs are not the students, not the ones that need training.
To me a dog is a teacher of life, who teaches us the principles of the most important moral values; honesty, integrity, loyalty, trust, respect and love.
Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity.
We need more men with the guts, with the courage, with the strength, with the moral integrity to break our complicit silence and challenge each other and stand with women and not against them.
Goodness is about character - integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.
Stand for something. Don't quest for popularity at the expense of morality and ethics and honesty.
Speak with honesty, think with sincerity, act with integrity.
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.
Some are able and humane men and some are low-grade individuals with the morals of a goat, the artistic integrity of a slot machine, and the manners of a floorwalker with delusions of grandeur.
Voting is the most precious right of every citizen, and we have a moral obligation to ensure the integrity of our voting process.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody is going to know whether you did it or not.
The reward for doing right is mostly an internal phenomenon: self-respect, dignity, integrity, and self-esteem.
Men of integrity, by their very existence, rekindle the belief that as a people we can live above the level of moral squalor. We need that belief; a cynical community is a corrupt community.
The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.
Integrity is choosing your thoughts and actions based on values rather than personal gain.
Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.
Try to find the path of least resistance and use it without harming others.
Live with integrity and morality, not only with people but with all beings.
Schools must inquire deeper into their own practices, explore new ways to motivate their learners, make use of learning styles, introduce multiple intelligences, integrate learning, and teach thinking, and in the process discover the passion and moral purpose that makes teaching exciting and effective.
Integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching.
Integrity is not a conditional word. It doesn't blow in the wind or change with the weather.
A quiet conscience makes one strong!
I am sure that in estimating every man's value either in private or public life, a pure integrity is the quality we take first into calculation, and that learning and talents are only the second.
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
Integrity is not something that grownups have and adolescents can aspire to.
Integrity is something that all of us, at all ages, are constantly striving for.
You can't, in sound morals, condemn a man for taking care of his own integrity.
It is his clear duty.
...but before I can live with other folks I've got to live with myself.
Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.
Love is the supreme value around which all moral values can be integrated into one ethical system valid for the whole of humanity.
I would always encourage people of any age not to be so quick to follow other people's truths but to search and follow your own moral code and live by your own integrity, and mostly just be brave.
Free inquiry entails recognition of civil liberties as integral to its pursuit, that is, a free press, freedom of communication, the right to organize opposition parties and to join voluntary associations, and freedom to cultivate and publish the fruits of scientific, philosophical, artistic, literary, moral and religious freedom.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
A little integrity is better than any career.
Necessity may well be called the mother of invention but calamity is the test of integrity.
Let unswerving integrity be your watchword.
Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is watching.
Have the courage to face the truth
If you build that foundation, both the moral and the ethical foundation, as well as the business foundation, and the experience foundation, then the building won't crumble.
No one can be happy who has been thrust outside the pale of truth.
And there are two ways that one can be removed from this realm: by lying, or by being lied to.
Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.
The minute you try to talk business with him he takes the attitude that he is a gentleman and a scholar, and the moment you try to approach him on the level of his moral integrity he starts to talk business.
Without a sense of proportion there can be neither good taste nor genuine intelligence, nor perhaps moral integrity.
Morality is a test of our conformity rather than our integrity.
The time has come for all evangelists to practice full financial disclosure.
The world is watching how we walk and how we talk. We must have the highest standards of morality, ethics and integrity if we are to continue to have influence.
A responsibility to be a role model as a father yes, as a man, as a public figure, yes. That responsibility just leads me to do what I feel is right and to conduct myself with the moral standards, principles, and integrity that were instilled in me by my family.