I Try to Live With Integrity

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    Why To Speak and Act with Absolute Integrity

    Sometimes, people ask me why I do the things I do when I know that I don't directly benefit from them and they make life so much harder. The answer, to me, is very simple. "Because it is the right thing to do". And today, I read something that I feel describes the underlying...
    InvoluntaryLoner InvoluntaryLoner
    31-35, M
    Apr 19, 2013

    Keep It Real

    words, empty words, complete separation from the word and your identity. A book by any author other than your own authored book is not the same as a book written by you and about you. And then- that does not always have anything to do with who you are, where you have been in life...
    startingpointguard33 startingpointguard33
    26-30, M
    Nov 3, 2012

    I Try

    I had a period of existential crisis (OK, one in a series of existential crises) when I was 32. I finally came down to one nitty gritty fact: that myself, and my actions, were the only thing that I had even the faintest control over in the spinning universe. And the only way to...
    nerdoleptic nerdoleptic
    46-50, F
    Mar 26, 2008

    It's Hard to Define

    But I think it means: that I do what I do out of some sense of truthfulness, that I weigh out consequences and avoid actions that cut other people down or wound their spirit, or that compromise me and leave me less able to make use of my gifts, that I live up to my...
    humdinger humdinger
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 2, 2007

    A Life Of Integrity

    Yes I have a naughty side, its not too naughty but i do try and live and behave with integrity and treat people the way i would like to be treated.
    deleted deleted
    Jul 11, 2010

    I Do Not Reccomend It

    If the whole human race had honour and integrity, that would be something, but in the society this species had built, honour and integrity often cost more than they are worth. As much as I'd like more people to have these qualities, I can' reccommend them to anyone becuase they...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Dec 6, 2007
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