25 quotes to inspire you to become a person of integrity

In my book, 10 Step to #DefineYourself: How to succeed in life despite any obstacle, the first step to overcoming a challenge, obstacle, adversity, limitation or setback and begin to succeed in life is to become a person of integrity.

I believe that if you are seeking to overcome any challenge, obstacle, adversity, limitation or setback in your life to purse your dreams to succeed in life, the very first thing you must do is become a person on integrity. 

Once you become determined to be a person of integrity – a person with the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness, you may start to see a positive change in your life along with the path towards overcoming your it and finding the success you deserve in life.

Becoming a person of integrity may seem hard at first – and I can assure you that it does not happen overnight.  Here are 25 quotes that may help keep you on the right path as you strive t improve yourself.

The quotes in this list come from my free eBook More than 650 quotes to inspire you to #DefineYourself.  Get your free copy by subscribing to my newsletter, the #DefineYourself blast.

Always stay humble and kind
– Tim McGraw

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 of you
 – John Wooden

Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books – especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day
– John Wooden

Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow.  The shadow is what we think of it, the tree is the real thing
– Abraham Lincoln

Decide what is worthwhile and follow through with it. Real success is finding your life work in the work that you love
– Colleen McCullough

Decide what it is that you are and then stay true to that thing. My brand is based very much on how I live my day-to-day life
– Rachael Ray

Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction
– Margret Thatcher

Do what is right for you. No one else is walking in your shoes
– Unknown

Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice
– Steve Jobs

Don’t back down just to keep the peace. Standing up for your beliefs builds self-confidence and self-esteem
– Oprah Winfrey

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 care not what others think of what I do, but I care very much about what I think of what I do!  That is character!
– Theodore Roosevelt

I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence
– Frederick Douglass

Integrity is choosing courage over comfort; choosing what is right over what is fun, fast or easy; and choosing to practice our values rather than simply professing them
– Unknown

Never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense
– Sir Winston Churchill

Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time
– Arnold H. Glasgow

The price of greatness is responsibility
– Sir Winston Churchill

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stand in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenges and controversy
– Golda Meir

Trust yourself.  Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all of your life.  Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement
– Golda Meir

What you do in front of people is nothing if you are not living the same life at home behind closed doors
– Matthew 6:5-7

When faced with a challenge, look for a way – not for a way out
– David L. Wetterford

You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do
– Unknown

You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do
– Henry Ford

Your decisions determine your destination
– Unknown

Your legacy is being written by yourself. Make the right decisions
– Gary Vaynerchuk