Moral Compass Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old moral compass quotes, moral compass sayings, and moral compass proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Human's moral compass doesn't work yet in worlds where the instinct navigates life.     

Toba Beta

Sometimes, in order to follow our moral compass and/or our hearts, we have to make unpopular decisions or stand up for what we believe in.     

Tabatha Coffey

The more cashless our society becomes, the more our moral compass slips.     

Dan Ariely

Supporting the truth, even when it is unpopular, shows the capacity for honesty and integrity.     

Steve Brunkhorst

If you have a moral compass, and you stay with it, people will always gravitate towards you.     

Carol Alt

Much of the world's moral compass is broken. The moral north reads south and the moral south reads north.     

Dennis Prager

There's harmony and inner peace to be found in following a moral compass that points in the same direction regardless of fashion or trend.     

Ted Koppel

In the worst of times the best among us never lose their moral compass, and that is how they emerge relatively unscathed.     

Henry Rollins

The men can have a moral compass that is just unshakeable, they can have ethics that run to the core.     

Lupe Fiasco

Without a moral compass the human mind will justify anything.     

Mehrnaz Bassari

If you have integrity, nothing else matters. If you don’t have integrity, nothing else matters.     

Alan K. Simpson

With integrity, you have nothing to fear, since you have nothing to hide. With integrity, you will do the right thing, so you will have no guilt.     

Zig Ziglar

The integrity of men is to be measured by their conduct, not by their professions.     


Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.     

Oprah Winfrey

Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.     

W. Clement Stone

Integrity is your destiny-it is the light that guides your way.     


Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.     

C.S Lewis

Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.     

Oliver Cromwell

Moral authority comes from following universal and timeless principles like honesty, integrity, treating people with respect.     

Stephen Covey

You have to follow your moral compass: it's a good guide of telling you what is right and wrong.     

Cailee Spaeny

The right moral compass is trying hard to think about what customers want.     

Sundar Pichai

A sense of shame is not a bad moral compass.     

Colin Powell

Morality makes you a better human being, and everything is better when you live your life morally.     

Dr. T. P Chia

The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better.     

John Dewey

There is no higher value in our society than integrity.     

Arlen Specter

Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.     

Samuel Johnson

Image is what people think we are; integrity is what we really are.     

John C Maxwell

Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A life lived with integrity – even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shining star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.     

Denis Waitley

The very idea that we get a moral compass from religion is horrible. Not only should we not get our moral compass from religion, as a matter of fact we don't.     

Richard Dawkins