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  Integrity has no need of rules.  
 -  Albert Camus
  

  Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  A man does not have to be an angel in order to be saint.  
 -  Albert Schweitzer
  

  Ethics, too, are nothing but reverence for life. This is what gives me the fundamental principle of morality, namely, that good consists in maintaining, promoting, and enhancing life, and that destroying, injuring, and limiting life are evil.  
 -  Albert Schweitzer
  

  Never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. People will take you very much at your own reckoning.  
 -  Anthony Trollope
  

  Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.  
 -  Aristotle
  

  Learn to value yourself, which means: Fight for your happiness.  
 -  Ayn Rand
  

  A single lie destroys a whole reputation for integrity.  
 -  Baltasar Gracian
  

  Never lose your self-respect, nor be too familiar with yourself when you are alone. Let your integrity itself be your own standard of rectitude, and be more indebted to the severity of your own judgement of yourself than to all external precepts. Desist from unseemly conduct, rather out of respect for your own virtue than for the strictures of external authority. Come to hold yourself in awe, and you will have no need of Seneca's imaginary tutor.  
 -  Baltasar Gracian
  

  One who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and one who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much. If then you have not been faithful in the unrighteous wealth, who will entrust to you the true riches? And if you have not been faithful in that which is another's, who will give you that which is your own? - Luke 16:10-12  
 -  Bible
  

  The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.  
 -  Bob Marley
  

  A race, like an individual, lifts itself up by lifting others up.  
 -  Booker T. Washington, 1898
  

  Virtue is never left to stand alone. He who has it will have neighbors.  
 -  Confucius
  

  Discipline is remembering what you want.  
 -  David Campbell
  

  A life lived with integrity, even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune, is a shining star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.  
 -  Denis Waitley
  

  Integrity is what we do, what we say, and what we say we do.  
 -  Don Galer
  

  Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't.  
 -  Eleanor Roosevelt
  

  One person of integrity can make a difference.  
 -  Elie Wiesel
  

  The blessed work of helping the world forward, happily does not wait to be done by perfect men.  
 -  George Eliot
  

  Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right, and stick to it.  
 -  George Eliot
  

  Many people genuinely do not wish to be saints, and it is possible that some who achieve or aspire to sainthood have never had much temptation to be human beings.  
 -  George Orwell
  

  Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.  
 -  George Washington
  

  Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under.  
 -  H. L. Mencken
  

  Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect.  
 -  Henry Brooks Adams
  

  Be ashamed to die before you have won some victory for humanity.  
 -  Horace Mann
  

  The blessed work of helping the world forward, happily does not wait to be done by perfect men.  
 -  George Eliot
  

  Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right, and stick to it.  
 -  George Eliot
  

  Many people genuinely do not wish to be saints, and it is possible that some who achieve or aspire to sainthood have never had much temptation to be human beings.  
 -  George Orwell
  

  Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience.  
 -  George Washington
  

  Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under.  
 -  H. L. Mencken
  

  Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect.  
 -  Henry Brooks Adams
  

  Be ashamed to die before you have won some victory for humanity.  
 -  Horace Mann
  

  Never let your sense of morals get in the way of doing what's right.  
 -  Isaac Asimov
  

  Always stand on principle - even if you stand alone.  
 -  John Adams
  

  Integrity is not a conditional word. It doesn't blow in the wind or change with the weather. It is your inner image of yourself, and if you look in there and see a man who won't cheat, then you know he never will.  
 -  John D. MacDonald
  

  Integrity is not a conditional word. It doesn't blow in the wind or change with the weather. It is your inner image of yourself, and if you look in there and see a man who won't cheat, then you know he never will.  
 -  John D. MacDonald
  

  The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better.  
 -  John Dewey
  

  Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.  
 -  John Wooden
  

  With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.  
 -  Keshavan Nair
  

  Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.  
 -  Marcus Aurelius
  

  You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.  
 -  Michael Jordan
  

  You may abandon your own body but you must preserve your honour.  
 -  Miyamoto Musashi
  

  No man, for any considerable time, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.  
 -  Nathaniel Hawthorne
  

  There's no point in being complete on the outside when you're broken in the inside.  
 -  Nick Vujicic
  

  Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.  
 -  Oprah Winfrey
  

  Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.  
 -  Oprah Winfrey
  

  Integrity is not a 90 percent thing, not a 95 percent thing; either you have it or you don't.  
 -  Peter Scotese
  

  Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.  
 -  Ralph Waldo Emerson
  

  Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself. Being true to anyone else or anything else is not only impossible, but the mark of a fake messiah.  
 -  Richard Bach
  

  Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.  
 -  Samuel Johnson
  

  One half of knowing what you want is knowing what you must give up before you get it.  
 -  Sidney Howard
  

  Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.  
 -  Spencer Johnson
  

  Don't make me any promises that you don't intend to keep.  
 -  Unknown
  

  When you are a leader of good character you have high moral values and integrity. You do what you say you will do on a consistent basis. To be consistent you have to act on your promises and threats as well.  
 -  Unknown
  

  It is much better to promise nothing and try and give everything... than promise everything and give nothing at all.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Respect the old when you are young, help the weak when you are strong, confess the fault when you are wrong...because one day you would be OLD, WEAK, WRONG.  
 -  Unknown
  

  If you lose your integrity, you will also lose your identity, your sensitivity and your dignity. Integrity is honesty, modesty and security in all kinds of weather. It should be our priority.  
 -  Unknown
  

  The durability of the relationship, reflects on your integrity. Give her your trust and she'll give you love.  
 -  Unknown
  

  When we experience unfairness, it is privilege and responsibility as followers of Christ to respond with honesty and integrity, doing what is right, just and fair.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Image is what People think we are..and integrity is what we really are..so work on your character and your Reputation will speak for you.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Mistakes are committed by STRONG people and WEAK people as well... Only difference is STRONG people admit their mistake. Whereas WEAK ones look for excuses...  
 -  Unknown
  

  Do everything with your whole heart, or not at all. Don't put up with lies or with people who lie to you. Don't risk hurting people just for the fun of it. And lastly, your best foot shouldn't be put forward; it should be with you at all times, right there beside the other one.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Always tell the truth, use kind words, keep your promises, giggle and laugh, be positive, love one another, always be grateful, forgiveness is mandatory, try new things, say please and thank you, say your prayers, and smile.  
 -  Unknown
  

  The three rules of a relationship: Don't lie, don't cheat, and don't make promises you can't keep.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Don't trust people whose feelings change with time. Trust people whose feelings remain the same, even when the time changes.  
 -  Unknown
  

  A real women stands up for what she believes in and admits when she is wrong.  
 -  Unknown
  

  In looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if they don't have the first, the other two will kill you.  
 -  Warren Buffett
  

  What Confucius tells us to focus on first is not how to bring stability to the world, but how to be the best possible version of ourselves. To 'cultivate one's moral character' is the first step towards taking responsibility for the nation, and for society. Confucius and his disciples struggled hard to be 'the best version' of themselves, but their aim in this was to better carry out their responsibilities to the society in which they lived.  
 -  Yu Dan