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Quotes About Integrity

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Shannon L. Alder
“What people can get you or do for you will never replace a person that will influence you to be a better person.”
Shannon L. Alder

“Every time you change something unique about yourself in order to be just like someone else, a piece of the best part of you dies.”
Zero Dean

“Ignoring your conscience is the first violation of Truth.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Shannon L. Alder
“Letting go of people doesn’t mean you never loved them. Sometimes, it is the greatest act of love because it teaches them to be accountable for how they treat people who care. Maybe, not now, but years from now, they will look back and realize that kindness is more than yelling casual suggestions to a person that is drowning in their sea of apathy.”
Shannon L. Alder

“Collect value by contributing value.”
Zero Dean

Shannon L. Alder
“Never leave a situation unless you know what you needed and what you were never going to get.”
Shannon L. Alder

Shannon L. Alder
“The most common lie you will ever tell God is your opportunity to do the right thing was taken from you.”
Shannon L. Alder

Shannon L. Alder
“Courage can't exist without action. Anything else is a lion without his roar.”
Shannon L. Alder

Shannon L. Alder
“Never chase a person that doesn't know your worth because the moment you catch him you will always feel you were never good enough.”
Shannon L. Alder

Criss Jami
“Who you are in public is a test of your conviction; who you are in private, integrity.”
Criss Jami

Núria Añó
“Anyone could see that this woman is living a nightmare. Except that she goes through her daily life wide awake, knowing that she could make a mistake at any moment.”
Núria Añó

Mordecai Richler
“But the truth is, nothing delights me more than a biography of one of the truly great that proves he or she was an absolute shit.”
Mordecai Richler, Barney's Version

David Halberstam
“He was perceived to be intellectually promiscuous, a little too eager to please all groups.”
David Halberstam, The Powers That Be

Olaotan Fawehinmi
“Character is like 'Structural Integrity' in the field of engineering.

A construction is believed to have structural integrity when it can withstand 'impact' from anywhere and anything, functioning adequately for its desired purposes and service life, until a physical collapse proves otherwise.

'Integrity' springs from the original Latin root 'integrum', which means "Intact".

A man has INTEGRITY when he remains INTACT, despite the IMPACT of forces that seek to sidetrack him.
He will never confuse "what is" with "what ought to be", EVEN WHEN "what is" will work in his favour.
A man who will choose, not what the world forces his hands to choose, but what aligns with his destiny and will propel him to become what he is meant to become.

Such men are few, such men should be me and you.”
Olaotan Fawehinmi, The Soldier Within

“La sinceridad recompensada es uno de los placeres más gratificantes que existen en esta vida”
Albert Espinosa Todo lo que podríamos haber sido tú y yo si no fuéramos tú y yo

J. Otis Yoder
“The measure of a man is determined by how he responds to the truth of God.”
J. Otis Yoder, When You Pray

“Deified and demonized. Prized and pummeled. Loved and loathed. Mostly, she's still standing.”
Mimi Wolverton, Women at the Top: What Women University and College Presidents Say About Effective Leadership

Luther Standing Bear
“Hollow Horn Bear knew that to be leader and adviser of his people he must be honest and reliable, and that his word once given in promise must never be taken back. He knew that he must be a man of will-power, standing for the right no matter what happened to him personally; that he must have strength of purpose, allowing no influence to turn him from doing what was best for the tribe. He must be willing to serve his people without thought of pay. He must be utterly unselfish and kind-hearted to the old and poor and stand ready to give to those in need. Above all, he must be unafraid to deal equal justice to all.”
Luther Standing Bear, My Indian Boyhood

“When we hide things, they become secrets. Secrets seduce our integrity.”
Victor L Guerrero

“Don't allow other people's demand obstruct you from pursuing your purpose. Happiness lies in the pursuit of your purpose; and, it is the only moral self-indulgence of your integrity.”
Gladys Adevey

“Wear your heart on your sleeve. Write about what you think and feel. And share it with your friends.”
Fennel Hudson, A Writer's Year - Fennel's Journal - No. 3

“You only have to do one good thing to be in somebody’s lifetime of prayers.”
Sanober Khan

“Sometimes heartbreak can be quickly healed when the other person's true identity is exposed.”
Brenda Priddy

Ayn Rand
“It does take an exceptional mind and a still more exceptional integrity to remain untouched by the brain-destroying influences of the world’s doctrines, the accumulated evil of centuries—to remain human, since the human is the rational.”
Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

Cornel West
“And when you love people, you hate the fact that they’re being treated unfairly. You tell the truth. You sacrifice your popularity for integrity. There is a willingness to give your life back to the people given that, in the end, they basically gave it to you, because we are who we are because somebody loved us anyway.”
Cornel West

Frank Lloyd Wright
“What is needed most in architecture today is the very thing that is most needed in life- Integrity. Just as it is in a human being, so integrity is the deepest quality in a building...if we succeed, we will have done a great service to our moral nature- the psyche- of our democratic society...Stand up for integrity in your building and you stand for integrity not only in the life of those who did the building but socially a reciprocal relationship is inevitable.”
Frank Lloyd Wright

Amy Astorga
“I scrutinized his face for honesty and then looked away. He was either a lunatic, a really good liar, or he was actually telling the truth.”
Amy Astorga, Waters of Change: Gwendolyn Falling

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