Value Of Integrity Essay

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Have you ever found ten dollars laying on the ground? What did you do with those ten dollars? Majority of society will be dishonest and take the money. They may use it for whatever they please. The minority of society will have the integrity to give the money to authorities or leave it where they found it. This shows that integrity is more than being honest; it is showing moral traits, your response on how you show integrity or if you don’t show none. Integrity is doing something good or morally correct even if no one sees what you have done. In the Merriam Webster’s dictionary defines integrity as adherence to moral principles; soundness of moral characteristics. I have experienced a time where I showed integrity by my actions. When I was …show more content…
They necessarily do not have to find money. There is many different ways to show integrity. Some people in society show integrity by the simplest thing such as throwing recyclables in the correct container and throwing garbage in its appropriate container. Others may choose from going to a Halloween party or studying for their midterm that is next week. Many of us will think of the outcome such as myself when it comes doing the right thing. When I do the right thing I feel good about it. I enjoy that feeling because I know I did the right thing. When you do the right thing someone or something could help you when you lease except it. We have the younger generation that does not show much integrity in their …show more content…
They should be showing integrity because they are the next generation of society. Once the doctors, paramedics, teachers and many other professions will retire and we will need all of these. Young teenagers are listening to awful music regarding selling drugs, stealing and underage drinking. Young ones that listen to these artists are thinking this is okay do these things. They do not think about the consequences that can happen when they do illegal things. They believe that the artist does it so why they can’t. Also, Young people do not listen to what their parents say. If they do not take their parents advice then they will not know how to show integrity by their

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