Quotes about Integrity


I have INTEGRITY when others can rely on me because my actions have been consistently guided by my values.

“Doing what’s right today means no regrets tomorrow.”

-Amish Proverb

“Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be.  Be one.”

-Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor

“People of integrity and honesty not only practice what they preach, they are what they preach.”

-David A. Bednar, Former President of Brigham Young University-Idaho

“Laws control the lesser man.  Right conduct controls the greater one.”

-Chinese Proverb

“I am not a product of my circumstances.  I am a product of my decisions.”

-Dr. Stephen Covey, author & motivational speaker

“Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.”

-Albert Einstein, physicist

“There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.”

-French Proverb

“In my experience, the only way to succeed in business is to do something worthwhile in a way that makes you proud of what you do.”

-Raymond Gilmartin, former CEO of Merck & Co.

“Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.”

-David Starr Jordan, Former President of Indiana University & Founding President of Stanford University

“The time is always right to do what is right.”

-Martin Luther King, Jr., Baptist minister, activist & leader of the Civil Rights Movement

“It takes less time to do a thing right than to explain why you did it wrong.” 

-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Poet

“What’s done is done.”

-William Shakespeare, playwright