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A man should be upright, not be kept upright.

Author: Marcus Aurelius (121-80 AD)

Profession: Roman Emperor, Philosopher

If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it.

Author: Marcus Aurelius (121-80 AD)

Profession: Roman Emperor, Philosopher

Be right, and then be easy to live with, if possible, but in that order.

Author: Ezra Taft Benson (1899-1994)

Profession: American Government Official and Religious Leader

In great matters men show themselves as they wish to be seen; in small matters, as they are.

Author: Gamaliel Bradford (1863-1932)

Profession: American Poet, Biographer

Live with integrity, respect the rights of other people, and follow your own bliss.

Author: Nathaniel Branden

Profession: American Expert on Self-esteem, Author, Psychologist

Honor your commitments with integrity.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

Nothing more completely baffles one who is full of tricks and duplicity than straight forward and simple integrity in another.

Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)

Profession: British Sportsman Writer

You can t, in sound morals, condemn a man for taking care of his own integrity. It is his clear duty. And least of all can you condemn an artist pursuing, however humbly and imperfectly, a creative aim. In that interior world where his thought and his emotions go seeking for the experience of imagined adventures, there are no policemen, no law, no pressure of circumstance or dread of opinion to keep him within bounds. Who then is going to say Nay to his temptations if not his conscience?

Author: Joseph Conrad (1857-1924)

Profession: Polish-born British Novelist

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

Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)

Profession: British Novelist

Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

In failing circumstances no one can be relied on to keep their integrity.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Your life works to the degree you keep your agreements.

Author: Werner Erhard

Profession: American Entrepreneur, Scientologist

Blessed is the servant who loves his brother as much when he is sick and useless as when he is well and an be of service to him. And blessed is he who loves his brother as well when he is afar off as when he is by his side, and who would say nothing behind his back he might not, in love, say before his face.

Author: St. Francis of Assisi (1181-1226)

Profession: Italian Preacher, Founder of the Franciscan Orde

Integrity simple means not violating one's own identity.

Author: Erich Fromm (1900-1980)

Profession: American Psychologist

If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely. It is absolutely touch and go. Each one of us could make the difference.

Author: Buckminster Fuller

Profession: American Engineer, Inventor, Designer, Architect ''Geodesic Dome''