the Ethics Giver  ®
- Quotes on Character

“Relativity applies to physics, not ethics.”
-Albert Einstein
“To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity.”
-Donald Adams
“The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty. The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.”
-Zig Ziglar
“We learned about honesty and integrity – that the truth matters… that you don’t take shortcuts or play by your own set of rules… and success doesn’t count unless you earn it fair and square.”
-Michelle Obama
“A man does what he must – in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures – and that is the basis of all human morality.”
-John F. Kennedy
“The golden rule for every businessman is this: Put yourself in your customer’s place.”
-Orison Swett Marden
“Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.”
-Peter F. Drucker
“The two highest levels of influence are achieved when people follow you because of what you’ve done for them, and people follow you because of who you are. In other words, the highest levels of influence are reached when generosity and trustworthiness surround your behavior.”
-Dale Carnegie
“Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.”
-Samuel Johnson
“Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.”
-W. Clement Stone
I hope I shall always possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain the most enviable of all titles: the character of an honest man.”
-George Washington
“As our own species is in the process of proving, one cannot have superior science and inferior morals. The combination is unstable and self-destroying.”
-Arthur C. Clarke
“Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.”
-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
“You must be consistently fair and decent, in both the business and the personal side of life.”
-Abraham Lincoln
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