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  • Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.   (source)
    integrity = having strong moral principles
  • Real integrity is doing the right thing when nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.   (source)
  • I copied the text, not including Caravaggio's full name because, in a selective display of integrity, I decided that would be cheating.   (source)
    integrity = moral principles
  • If I was going to toy with him and challenge his loyalty, then he'd toy with me, test my integrity.   (source)
  • Hayden once said that Connor had integrity.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • "Integrity," she said next. "Jonas has, like all of us, committed minor transgressions."   (source)
    integrity = reputation for maintaining strong moral principles
  • I'm no idealist to believe firmly in the integrity of our courts and in the jury system— that is no ideal to me, it is a living, working reality.   (source)
  • I started yelling even more about personal integrity and how I refused to sell my soul...   (source)
    integrity = having strong moral principles
  • He embodied everything the military was looking for: leadership, intelligence, dependability, integrity, tact, selflessness, and perseverance.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • From here on the Dark Daughters and Sons will be a group filled with integrity and purpose, and...   (source)
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  • 'They say they want to preserve the integrity and the basic intention, but they've got corporate mindsets.   (source)
    integrity = strong principles
  • They did it with rare courage and integrity.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles -- especially honesty
  • My ambition and integrity were nothing to them   (source)
    integrity = having strong moral principles
  • We shall crush you down to the point from which there is no coming back. ... Never again will you be capable of love, or friendship, or joy of living, or laughter, or curiosity, or courage, or integrity. You will be hollow. We shall squeeze you empty, and then we shall fill you with ourselves.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • The police, as servants of the law, must be of a high order of integrity.   (source)
    integrity = moral principles
  • he took it as an insult to his journalistic integrity   (source)
    integrity = honesty and other moral principles
  • His integrity was perfect; it was a law of nature with him, rather than a choice or a principle;   (source)
    integrity = quality of strong moral principles
  • He was respected by all who knew him for his integrity and indefatigable attention to public business.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • This American government—what is it but a tradition, though a recent one, endeavoring to transmit itself unimpaired to posterity, but each instant losing some of its integrity?   (source)
    integrity = completeness of strong moral principles
  • There was a charm, perhaps, in his sincerity, his steadiness, his integrity, which Miss Crawford might be equal to feel, though not equal to discuss with herself.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • That same integrity locks him firmly on the Admiral's side, and so Connor holds up his mug.   (source)
    integrity = moral principles
  • "People like you because you've got integrity," Hayden tells him.   (source)
  • Oscar's integrity was one of the things that drew her to him.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • Integrity? There have been plenty of people in Connor's life who would think differently. But on the other hand, he's changing.   (source)
  • He doesn't have time for this, but "Protect and Serve" is more than just a motto to him. He sometimes wishes he didn't have such moral integrity.   (source)
  • Harriet had built her business from the ground up, starting straight out of art school, and the process had been difficult, involving struggle, the occasional compromise of artistic integrity, and a near brush with bankruptcy.   (source)
    integrity = principles
  • The District Attorney created the Justice System Integrity Division to detect, investigate, and prosecute criminal misconduct among those sworn to uphold the law.
    integrity = moral principles
  • This circumstance, added to his well-known integrity and dauntless courage, made me very desirous to engage him.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • His objections, the scruples of his integrity, seemed all done away, nobody could tell how; and the doubts and hesitations of her ambition were equally got over—and equally without apparent reason.   (source)
  • …of integrity, that, like most of his other endowments, lay in a somewhat heavy mass, and was just as unmalleable or unmanageable as a ton of iron ore;   (source)
  • …and Mrs. Norris was too busy in contriving and directing the general little matters of the company, superintending their various dresses with economical expedient, for which nobody thanked her, and saving, with delighted integrity, half a crown here and there to the absent Sir Thomas, to have leisure for watching the behaviour, or guarding the happiness of his daughters.   (source)
  • They know our infantine dispositions, which, however they may be afterwards modified, are never eradicated; and they can judge of our actions with more certain conclusions as to the integrity of our motives.   (source)
    integrity = moral principles
  • He had begun an investigation, as he imagined, with the severe and equal integrity of a judge, desirous only of truth, even as if the question involved no more than the air-drawn lines and figures of a geometrical problem, instead of human passions, and wrongs inflicted on himself.   (source)
  • In that old day the English settler on these rude shores—having left king, nobles, and all degrees of awful rank behind, while still the faculty and necessity of reverence was strong in him—bestowed it on the white hair and venerable brow of age—on long-tried integrity—on solid wisdom and sad-coloured experience—on endowments of that grave and weighty order which gave the idea of permanence, and comes under the general definition of respectability.   (source)
  • …Crawford had too much sense not to feel the worth of good principles in a wife, though he was too little accustomed to serious reflection to know them by their proper name; but when he talked of her having such a steadiness and regularity of conduct, such a high notion of honour, and such an observance of decorum as might warrant any man in the fullest dependence on her faith and integrity, he expressed what was inspired by the knowledge of her being well principled and religious.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • mine integrity, being counted falsehood,   (source)
    integrity = moral principle of honesty
  • Let me be weighed in an even balance that God may know mine integrity. (31:6)   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
  • the integrity of my heart... (20:5)   (source)
  • There's some of ye, I see, more out of malice than integrity, would try him to the utmost,   (source)
  • his integrity stands without blemish   (source)
    integrity = reputation for maintaining strong moral principles
  • Macduff, this noble passion,
    Child of integrity, hath from my soul
    Wiped the black scruples, reconcil'd my thoughts
    To thy good truth and honour.   (source)
    integrity = strong moral principles
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  • The aircraft lost structural integrity.
    integrity = a proper, unbroken state
  • Sure, it may never come along, but at least they can rest easily in the grave knowing that they've done their little part to preserve the integrity of the Wish as an idea.   (source)
    integrity = strength (unbroken completeness)
  • The frost feathers holding me up, it became apparent, were maybe five inches thick and had the structural integrity of stale corn bread.   (source)
  • Archivists rate documents one through ten for their structural integrity.   (source)
    integrity = proper, unbroken state
  • I'd remember to protect the integrity of my stillsuit.   (source)
  • I have as much interest in the maintenance of …. the integrity of the nation as any other man…. This is the first test of a modern free government in the act of sustaining itself against internal enemys . . .   (source)
    integrity = an undivided or unbroken completeness
  • Disinfect the area and maintain integrity.   (source)
    integrity = a proper, unbroken state
  • But this would violate the principle, followed on all sides though never formulated, of cultural integrity. If Oceania were to conquer the areas that used once to be known as France and Germany, it would be necessary either to exterminate the inhabitants, a task of great physical difficulty, or to assimilate a population of about a hundred million people, who, so far as technical development goes, are roughly on the Oceanic level.   (source)
    integrity = an undivided completeness (where everyone is the same)
  • It is as though the dark were resolving him out of his integrity, into an unrelated scattering of components   (source)
    integrity = an undivided completeness
  • The integrity of your search is compromised.   (source)
    integrity = proper, unbroken state
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  • …bodily integrity follows nerve-blood flow according to the deepest awareness of cell needs…. all things/cells/beings are impermanent….   (source)
  • When a button was pressed, the motorized door would kick into gear and make the conventional half rotation before grinding to a halt-a standard procedure to preserve the integrity of the inner atmosphere.   (source)
  • It looked as if one of the plates to one side had lost integrity for some reason and then proceeded to, yes, eat the rest of the assembly.   (source)
  • The integrity of the nervous system is required for normal development.
  • The database assures referential integrity.
    integrity = a proper, unbroken state
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  • On the way back, one of Ye's colleagues recited from Chairman Mao's essay "Remembering Bethune": "Noble-minded and pure, a man of moral integrity and above vulgar interests."†   (source)
  • The Count had a mind to say a word or two about the integrity of the Rostovs.†   (source)
  • To serve with young people and the young at heart alike, who live without a fear of dying and who talk about commitment, integrity, and sacrifice without a hint of sarcasm, was refreshing.†   (source)
  • Just before he died, I promised Jim that, in his absence, I would do everything I could to protect the spirit and integrity of his contest.†   (source)
  • En quarantaine," Fache replied, sounding as if Langdon were questioning the integrity of Fache's team.†   (source)
  • I'm not questioning anyone's integrity."†   (source)
  • "If I remember," Malcolm said, "I predicted fence integrity would fail."†   (source)
  • His faith in character, integrity, and the basic soundness of an operation, against their charts and statistics.†   (source)
  • Number one was the integrity of the Hab canvas.†   (source)
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  • The mantra of the group is "I promise to live with integrity, to have compassion for all living things, to be aware of my surroundings, and to just ask myself to care!"†   (source)
  • This made me look like a good guy, confident in the integrity of my product and willing to go to absurd lengths to ensure my client's happiness, and more often than not the client was mollified and decided to keep the piece.†   (source)
  • The neutrino streams are losing their integrity.†   (source)
  • All my integrity seemed to lie in saying No. So the opportunity to be incarcerated was just too good to resist.†   (source)
  • Had it been me who told him as much, I'm sure that he wouldn't believe me, that he might become angry, but it is Henri who has told him, and there is a certain integrity within Henri that I have always felt, and I have no doubt that Sam feels it also.†   (source)
  • Example: the Chinese pictogram for "integrity" is a two-part symbol of a man literally standing next to his word.†   (source)
  • He has everything: integrity, ambition, and a future.†   (source)
  • "Hooyahf" "Integrity, gentlemen.†   (source)
  • On November 24, 1891, Burnham wrote to James Dredge to report that once again he was under fire over the issue of structural integrity.†   (source)
  • Someone without her integrity?†   (source)
  • "I would never force Maxon's hand, and win or lose, 1 want to do it with integrity.†   (source)
  • Major structural elements of the trawler are losing their integrity.†   (source)
  • A study of campaign contributions between 1987 and 1996, conducted by the Center for Public Integrity, found that Gingrich received more money from the restaurant industry than any other congressman.†   (source)
  • We had to be serious — no laughing, no smiling, in keeping with the integrity of the dance.†   (source)
  • That could appear a bit of a low blow to someone who isn't aware of your impeccable integrity.†   (source)
  • He was trying to question my integrity without directly calling me a liar.†   (source)
  • Despite the temptation, he must refuse to compromise his integrity.†   (source)
  • John Carroll is a Southern gentleman whose integrity and high standards have become liabilities.†   (source)
  • We do need a return to individual integrity, self-reliance and old-fashioned gumption.†   (source)
  • According to the Labrador Retriever Club, a national hobbyist group formed in 1931 and dedicated to preserving the integrity of the breed, the name Labrador retriever came about quite inadvertently sometime in the 1830s when the apparently geographically challenged third earl of Malmesbury wrote to the sixth duke of Buccleuch to gush about his fine line of sporting retrievers.†   (source)
  • If her integrity is in doubt …. well, Sayuri will be presenting ekubo to a great many men.†   (source)
  • Some wanted a fancy name that would touch all the high spots, Revolutionary Party of Dominican Integrity.†   (source)
  • Integrity, humor, and patience were the three words for Atticus Finch.†   (source)
  • So you encroached on my integrity.†   (source)
  • Because he believed in honesty and integrity, my father believed that others did as well.†   (source)
  • These were grave assertions, reflecting upon the integrity of two respected lawyers and a distinguished district judge, but if even partially true, then the constitutional rights of the defendants had been abused.†   (source)
  • Why would Amahl do all this for Mahtob and me, even gambling twelve thousand dollars on my integrity?†   (source)
  • When you question a man's integrity, you can expect a fight.†   (source)
  • In moments, with no visible loss of integrity to Sif's hairdo, the goddess was holding a small golden trophy.†   (source)
  • She won't work with someone that she thinks lacks integrity or the proper motivation to do what's right.†   (source)
  • He taught me how to live well and honorably, with integrity.†   (source)
  • If you do not die, then you will have set the foundation for a long life rich with integrity.†   (source)
  • People tend to get defensive when the integrity of their national sport is impugned.†   (source)
  • They asked, finally, that he renounce the aim of equal rights for natural and illegitimate children in order to preserve the integrity of the home.†   (source)
  • Many people who looked at Warren Harding saw how extraordinarily handsome and distinguished-looking he was and jumped to the immediate—and entirely unwarranted—conclusion that he was a man of courage and intelligence and integrity.†   (source)
  • He was also a gifted tactician and a man of puritanical integrity.†   (source)
  • They let us paint and they promise to keep the site intact, to isolate it from other uses and to maintain the integrity of the project.†   (source)
  • In his letter, Howard pointed to what he thought was the motivation behind the attack on his integrity: the rivalry with War Admiral.†   (source)
  • Puller said, "The integrity of the crime scene has been blown.†   (source)
  • He was a man of great integrity.†   (source)
  • She was the Indian, of course, and lost her land, her customs, her integrity to the cowboy and became a spread-eagled footstool resigned to her fate and holding fast to tiny irrelevant defiances.†   (source)
  • Ted threw a fit, the whole artistic integrity thing.†   (source)
  • Quietness, politeness, integrity, honor, simplicity, devotion to family.†   (source)
  • I had managed to resist, the inferno with a certain integrity, but when I felt so much support, I broke down.†   (source)
  • 'Please don't blame me,' he pleaded with a look of anxious integrity.†   (source)
  • He had learned the supreme lesson: All scholars, no matter where they lived or what dialect they spoke, read the same texts and took the same exams so that loyalty, integrity, and a singular vision would be maintained across the realm.†   (source)
  • The Journal's managing editor, Paul Steiger, whose integrity and wisdom have long guided me, offered rock-solid support through the two-plus years this book took to report and write.†   (source)
  • That was the first thing that struck him: although he had never given people cause to doubt his integrity, they were ready to bet on his dishonesty rather than on his virtue.†   (source)
  • It's as though we've given ourselves a seal of integrity."†   (source)
  • The pour could take no longer than two and a half minutes to maintain the integrity of the magma's temperature.†   (source)
  • At the end I had two cards: One read "Integrity" and the other read "My Family.†   (source)
  • I'd tried to build my integrity upon the role of Brotherhood and now it had changed to water, air.†   (source)
  • You have professional differences with my deputies, but I gather you don't question their integrity.†   (source)
  • Some effort has been made to protect the integrity of Mrs. Rimbauer and her descendants, though never at the cost of content.†   (source)
  • Integrity and ability are of little consequence.†   (source)
  • The Board still has integrity, I think.†   (source)
  • I tried to smile, but my face had too much basic integrity for me even to pretend I had heard something funny.†   (source)
  • Both men were first-class football coaches as well as men of character, integrity, and caring.†   (source)
  • A teenager wearing a "Champion Spark Plugs" cap is told that the United States stands behind the "liberty and integrity" of Lebanon.†   (source)
  • Nothing can direct his judgment but his moral integrity.†   (source)
  • Nothing that might endanger the integrity of the data held in the lab or by those who worked there.†   (source)
  • I think the integrity of the Corps is good.†   (source)
  • Our integrity ruined.†   (source)
  • But I don't want to compromise their integrity or trust.†   (source)
  • "The young man of integrity," he says.†   (source)
  • All combine to demolish completely the meaning and integrity of numbers.†   (source)
  • During the antebellum period many southerners had avoided using the words slaves and slavery, preferring instead servants and southern institutions. Some Confederate soldiers kept up this practice even in private letters, referring to "our own social institutions," "the integrity of all our institutions," "the institutions of the whole South" as the cause for which they fought.†   (source)
  • Yet the integrity and the strength of his character had not changed.†   (source)
  • Integrity.†   (source)
  • But he must have been more than merely able, because by 1934, a tiny rectangle in the Baltimore Post was advertising the services of Whitshank Construction Co., "Quality and Integrity."†   (source)
  • The gown that your dressmaker used to sew all that lace onto didn't have enough structural integrity in and of itself to exist on its own without—"†   (source)
  • Integrity, Fear Guarantee Responsibility†   (source)
  • A woman of conviction, dedication, and integrity has been murdered on the streets of this great city, left there to bleed in the rain.†   (source)
  • LeSage, sir, I've got a new script about a sensitive young subway guard that just stinks of courage and integrity.†   (source)
  • Which is a kind of integrity, if you look on every exit being an entrance somewhere else.†   (source)
  • Not only is this message official, but in a defense emergency there isn't anything more important than maintaining the financial integrity of the community.†   (source)
  • Nonetheless I felt so serenely secure in the integrity of this novel that I had already fashioned for it an appropriately melancholy title: Inheritance of Night.†   (source)
  • But you could feel Tom when you came near to him--you could feel strength and warmth and an iron integrity.†   (source)
  • It was difficult to believe, from the looks of him, that he was not a man of the highest integrity.†   (source)
  • Cut-and-dried ideas, a one-track mind, harsh principles, and integrity, absolute integrity … Strelnikov!†   (source)
  • We must get back to primeval integrity.†   (source)
  • Integrity.†   (source)
  • Throughout America's adventure in free government, our basic purposes have been to keep the peace; to foster progress in human achievement, and to enhance liberty, dignity and integrity among people and among nations.†   (source)
  • As a builder, he worried about the integrity of the stadium's roof.†   (source)
  • "For the record, ma'am, the entire Masonic philosophy is built on honesty and integrity.†   (source)
  • I need somebody who can do research and think critically, but who also has integrity.†   (source)
  • The NCAA rules existed, in theory, to maintain the integrity of college athletics.†   (source)
  • I talked about honesty, integrity, gratitude, and other things I hold dear.†   (source)
  • The proof of integrity is in the arrival of the funds I am paid.†   (source)
  • It wasn't last night's kiss that had her doubting her integrity.†   (source)
  • The man stood motionless, his dubious integrity challenged.†   (source)
  • But today we've found ways to live in our love--each of us true to our own integrity.†   (source)
  • The patient will live as he has to live, and with absolute integrity.†   (source)
  • I don't have faith in the integrity of their investigation of that lab fire at all.†   (source)
  • I later found out that they were men of high integrity.†   (source)
  • I am proud to have the integrity to be fair to the diligent students.†   (source)
  • His interest would bias his judgment and probably corrupt his integrity.†   (source)
  • Notwithstanding all this he has a sound head on substantial points, and I think he has integrity.†   (source)
  • The pundits spoke of his integrity, his intelligence.†   (source)
  • The V. K. Konovalov The Konovalov had had full watertight integrity set.†   (source)
  • If we stuck to those standards of integrity and honor, then we could be proud of ourselves.†   (source)
  • "Yes," she answered evenly, "I trusted the integrity of your scientific judgment."†   (source)
  • She probably would not, but she had the integrity of her office to uphold.†   (source)
  • The time had come, Hamilton said, when "men of real integrity" must unite against all charlatans.†   (source)
  • It was this sort of integrity that earned him trust in fleet command.†   (source)
  • My determination to act with honor and integrity impels me to work in service to my country.†   (source)
  • But he probably could not buy the integrity of the entire Senate.†   (source)
  • I had come out of the experience respecting the integrity and honesty of all of them.†   (source)
  • It was like blaming the victim of a holdup for corrupting the integrity of the thug.†   (source)
  • Living with Integrity BOB BARRET I BELIEVE IN INTEGRITY.†   (source)
  • All right, so we'll use his funeral to put his integrity together again ….†   (source)
  • You have been called cruel for your unyielding integrity.†   (source)
  • But then, I would realize that dying without integrity might be worse.†   (source)
  • Still, Adams was never to doubt Lee's integrity or faithfulness to the American cause.†   (source)
  • My ambition and integrity were nothing to them and my failure was as meaningless as Clifton's.†   (source)
  • And Americans relied on the judgment and integrity of that Congress.†   (source)
  • You're a man of high moral integrity, McLean," the General answered.†   (source)
  • For what had I to do with the crisis that had broken his integrity?†   (source)
  • The number of people with both the integrity and knowledge to become judges is still smaller.†   (source)
  • As it turned out, integrity was the painful choice I made.†   (source)
  • He found Adams's manifest integrity unsettling; Adams's emphatic patriotism appealed not at all.†   (source)
  • But I have come to believe in the unconscious integrity of lies.†   (source)
  • It had been the bedrock of their integrity, and he was resolvedto see it sustained.†   (source)
  • Assuming that human nature is universally weak is as wrong as assuming universal integrity.†   (source)
  • The Ten are selected to preserve the purity and integrity of the Corps of Cadets.†   (source)
  • And they cannot bribe him and corrupt his integrity with more money.†   (source)
  • Her face had integrity, an undefilable resignation.†   (source)
  • We don't have to rely on the Senate's integrity, alone.†   (source)
  • They will have reputation for integrity that inspires confidence.†   (source)
  • He had a finely chiseled, fashionably wrinkled face that suggested integrity and character.†   (source)
  • So Bob Taft, as his biographer has described it, was "born to integrity."†   (source)
  • If Sayuri's integrity is in doubt, I can well understand that you might prefer not to accept the ekubo she has presented to you."†   (source)
  • STANDARD PARAMETERS Park Grids B4-C6 Outer Grids C2-D2 Zoological Grids BB-07 Pen Grids R4-R4 Lodge Grids F4-D4 Maint Grids E5-L6 Main Grids C4-G7 Sensor Grids D5-G4 Utility Grids AH-B5 Core Grids Al-Cl Circuit Integrity Not Tested Security Grids Remain Automatic Tim shook his head in frustration.†   (source)
  • But now, after hearing you describe your current circumstances, I think the time has finally come for me to take action, to maintain the integrity of Jim's game."†   (source)
  • I've changed names and synthesized events and circumstances in keeping with the integrity of a literary, dramatic work, as an artist does in striving for that rare instance when, as a critic once said, "something of beauty collides with something of truth.†   (source)
  • "Racial integrity" laws were part of a plan to replicate slavery's racial hierarchy and reestablish the subordination of African Americans.†   (source)
  • Only through the realization that his days on earth were finite could he grasp the importance of living those days with honor, integrity, and service to his fellow man.†   (source)
  • As Grisha was signed in, I examined a brochure on a rack beside the display of bubble wrap and packing tape: ARISTON FINE ARTS STORAGE
    Apart from the desk clerk, the place was deserted.†   (source)
  • He has a childlike faith in the integrity of civil servants and he seems to think Congress corresponds to their aristocracy.†   (source)
  • His integrity as a man of science, and as a businessman, rested on the absolute guarantee that hair from Dave Vadhera met the highest standards and had been personally selected.†   (source)
  • I'm going to try to interest myself in something more cosmic—in something more universal, although I suppose that a total lack of integrity in government is "universal," isn't it?†   (source)
  • They were arrested and convicted, and both were sentenced to two years in prison for violating Alabama's racial integrity laws.†   (source)
  • Dear Mikael, I have nothing but respect for your integrity, and I don't intend to insult you by trying to tell you what to write.†   (source)
  • John Tompkins, a lawyer and part of a small minority of white professionals who considered the racial integrity laws to be unconstitutional, agreed to represent Tony and Mary to appeal their convictions.†   (source)
  • Following the Court's decision, more states passed racial integrity laws that made it illegal for African Americans, and sometimes Native Americans and Asian Americans, to marry or have sex with whites.†   (source)
  • Finally, I call spirit to our circle and ask that you join us bringing insight and truth with you, so that the Dark Daughters and Sons may be guarded by integrity.†   (source)
  • GASKET INTEGRITY ZERO.†   (source)
  • Besides, he has integrity.†   (source)
  • In spite of the direction his medical practice had taken in later years, he'd always remained less interested in appearance than those things a person couldn't see: kindness and integrity, humor and sensibility.†   (source)
  • I believe in man's integrity.†   (source)
  • In case the covering of the suit is broken—the integrity of the surface is ruptured, as the protocol says.†   (source)
  • And I know, sir, that next to scripts that are Tender and Poignant, you love scripts that have Courage and Integrity.†   (source)
  • Everyone in the group knew the truth, and having to run for his lack of commitment and his lack of integrity did not sit well with them.†   (source)
  • Some members of the Unity Movement at first felt that we were accepting a handout from the government, which compromised our integrity.†   (source)
  • At first, I did, too, but, then, watching him, I realized that it was not weakness that made him think carefully and speak haltingly, but integrity.†   (source)
  • She had the impression that his world was ordered by a sense of right and wrong, that he had integrity.†   (source)
  • Although she was already a hundred years old and on the point of going blind from cataracts, she still had her physical dynamism, her integrity of character, and her mental balance intact.†   (source)
  • I will not jeopardize the integrity of legal process or the future of my career on a ruling that will be exposed as careless or biased and overturned by a higher court.†   (source)
  • Milo's eyes were liquid with integrity, and his artless and uncorrupted face was lustrous with a shining mixture of sweat and insect repellent.†   (source)
  • But they're pushing for some stupid covers instead, which, you know, totally goes against our integrity as a band.†   (source)
  • "Whatever else the clans may say about this business," observed Orik, "you have behaved with integrity and respect.†   (source)
  • I knew that some of our teachers were incensed by this approach, but they had to bury their integrity and their love for Western ballet in their hearts.†   (source)
  • Those coaches, as well as some of the others I've mentioned, however, stood out for their honesty and integrity, and as a result, I faced a difficult decision.†   (source)
  • It was the face of a man of hardened integrity who could no more consciously violate the moral principles on which his virtue rested than he could transform himself into a despicable toad.†   (source)
  • If we have to use such tricks to do what's right, then Nasuada and the Varden will have lost all integrity.†   (source)
  • We informed the warden that if he overruled us we would all resign from the House Committee, depriving the committee itself of any integrity or authority.†   (source)
  • He expected honesty and integrity in all aspects of life, but I was also told to hold doors for women and children, to shake hands with a firm grip, to remember people's names, and to always give the customer a little more than expected.†   (source)
  • "And, on top of that," John Miller continued, "the band will mostly likely be rejected by yet another record label because of the artistic integrity of Sir Ted, who will drive us all into retirement by stubbornly refusing to admit that his potato opuses are a bunch of crap."†   (source)
  • They hardly made any noise at all as they moved about checking watertight integrity, and it was obvious that more than mere lip service had been paid to making this submarine a quiet one.†   (source)
  • I told the people that de Klerk had gone further than any other Nationalist leader to normalize the situation and then, in words that came back to haunt me, I called Mr. de Klerk "a man of integrity."†   (source)
  • PRONUNCIATIONGUIDE AND GLOSSARY ON THEORIGIN OFNAMES: To the casual observer, the various names an intrepid traveler will encounter throughout Alagaesia might seem but a random collection of labels with no inherent integrity, culture, or history.†   (source)
  • He had been recalled to the CIA three years earlier because of his unique combination of absolute personal integrity and experience in black operations.†   (source)
  • "Miss Taggart," he asked, "did you call on me because you trusted the integrity of my scientific judgment?"†   (source)
  • For they had the power to use a paper doll, first to destroy his integrity and then as an excuse for killing him.†   (source)
  • To love her for her vices is to defile all virtue for her sake-and that is a real tribute of love, because you sacrifice your conscience, your reason, your integrity and your invaluable self-esteem.†   (source)
  • But returning seemed useless, for if I left my integrity at the door, I would not have much to offer other than my presence.†   (source)
  • There was alarm over Franklin's age, Lovell said, adding, "We want one man of inflexible integrity on the embassy.†   (source)
  • Then I want you to come home and face the only person who knows you for what you really are, who knows the actual value of your word, of your honor, of your integrity, of your vaunted self-esteem.†   (source)
  • My initial thought was that I would give up my integrity, because I love my daughters and would want their comfort at my death.†   (source)
  • "With all my integrity," he said.†   (source)
  • He talks to me of integrity!†   (source)
  • Many times I was tempted to abandon my integrity and go back to the person my family wanted me to be.†   (source)
  • But they gave in when they were reminded that the head of the State Science Institute was Dr. Robert Stadler-whose judgment and integrity they could not doubt.†   (source)
  • We had selected him as company commander for his modesty, his quiet integrity, his simple goodness, and none of us had ever had a single regret.†   (source)
  • Samuel Adams was "zealous and keen in the cause," of "steadfast integrity," a "universal good character."†   (source)
  • Jim Rowland's summation had the strength of his integrity behind it; Tradd St. Croix's summation would be a cry from his heart.†   (source)
  • Judgment to distinguish right and wrong, vision to see the truth, courage to act upon it, dedication to that which is good, integrity to stand by the good at any price.†   (source)
  • What was integrity?†   (source)
  • In the end, I uneasily kept the integrity card because I reasoned that if I lost my family, integrity would still be possible; if I lost my integrity, my life would be without value.†   (source)
  • He even acknowledged Adams's patriotism and integrity, and conceded, without getting specific, that Adams had "talents of a certain kind.†   (source)
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