• Gary J. Martinez

Are you a person of integrity?


Integrity is honesty born from having strong moral principles. If you are a person of integrity then you are trustworthy, fair in your dealings and generally kind. It's a quality that is diminishing from this age, in a society full of aggressive go-getters and materialism-driven desperation.

People with integrity tend to be around people who are like them, and stay away from those who are dishonest and cruel. As integrity is a moral quality inherent in good people, it is also something that can't be feigned. It's ethical code is embedded is one's conscience. More often than not, a person with integrity can sense who has this quality, and who doesn't.

If you have true integrity, you will have these 10 tendencies: (click on the photo slider)

Integrity is a trait we all should strive to have in order to be good human beings. As the great Dwight D. Eisenhower said, "The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office."

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