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  1. KoffeeKlatch Gals profile image70
    KoffeeKlatch Galsposted 5 years ago

    Hello everybody,

    What does integrity mean to you?

  2. Cagsil profile image59
    Cagsilposted 5 years ago

    The ultimate key to being a good(moral) person.

  3. Cardisa profile image91
    Cardisaposted 5 years ago

    Being forthright and honest, always doing what is right in the eyes of God and your own conscience.

  4. sofs profile image88
    sofsposted 5 years ago

    Oh! I wrote one huge hub on that recently..smile
    For me it is an internal journey where I am integrated as a person and there is no conflict with my internal belief system and my actions ..smile

  5. TMMason profile image71
    TMMasonposted 5 years ago

    To adhere to a set of morals, or principles, in a complete and undivided way. Regardless of the opinions of those around you, and without compromise to get along, or get ahead.

  6. Greg Sage profile image60
    Greg Sageposted 5 years ago

    I've always taken integrity to mean congruency between words and actions.


    BEING your word.

  7. Jonathan Janco profile image80
    Jonathan Jancoposted 5 years ago

    Remaining commited to an intelligently chosen purpose

  8. KoffeeKlatch Gals profile image70
    KoffeeKlatch Galsposted 5 years ago

    I'm impressed.

    1. Theresa_Kennedy profile image81
      Theresa_Kennedyposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      I am impressed also.

      Integrity is something nobody can take from you. Yet it is a choice to be a person of integrity. Having integrity means you can hold your head up and stand tall no matter what.

  9. Carolyn2008 profile image79
    Carolyn2008posted 5 years ago

    Integrity is doing the right thing whether or not anyone is watching you.

  10. Lisa HW profile image82
    Lisa HWposted 5 years ago

    Like sofs, I wrote a Hub on integrity once too (but a long time ago). 

    Anyway, to me it's being trustworthy, "solidly of good character", honest, and always trying to do what one thinks is the right thing to do (in terms of having "good character").  Respecting and caring about others (in any number of ways) is a big part of integrity too.  I think, provided integrity isn't accompanied by the less appealing trait, self-righteousness, it may be one of the biggest sources of having good self-esteem, no matter what other flaws/weaknesses a person has.  It also (most of the time) makes life a lot less complicated, because it makes a person feel solid and strong, provides a guidepost for choices, but also means a person can just be himself and not worry about having any questionable actions "found out".    One other note about integrity:  The nice thing is it's available to anyone who chooses to have it/use it.  Other positive things in life (character-wise, personality-wise, looks-wise) are sometimes a matter of luck-of-the-draw.  Integrity (one of the most important, useful, and self-esteem-building things there are) is something anyone can have - just for the deciding to have it.

  11. mega1 profile image80
    mega1posted 5 years ago

    Honesty and the courage to stand up for what is right, no matter what.

  12. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 5 years ago

    Being true to yourself and your own beliefs.