ethics Quotes

It's just one day at a time. I love multi-tasking and I'm really organized and when you have a certain work ethic, which all the girls have, we all have that same thing going on.
 
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— Kris Jenner
Work ethic is the most important component of being successful.
 
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— Kliff Kingsbury
Ethics, decency and morality are the real soldiers
 
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— Kiran Bedi
If your ethics in the military, in your training, is going to be counterminded by a one-hour weekly television show, we've got a really big problem.
 
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— Kiefer Sutherland
He who defines his conduct by ethics imprisons his song-bird in a cage.
 
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— Khalil Gibran
I have met many entrepreneurs who have the passion and even the work ethic to succeed - but who are so obsessed with an idea that they don't see its obvious flaws. Think about that. If you can't even acknowledge your failures, how can you cut the rope and move on?
 
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— Kevin O'Leary
So the ethic I was taught in school resulted in the path I chose in my life following school.
 
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— Kevin Mitnick
We really don't rest if we think our kids are drifting, or if we think they don't have the right work ethic. It drives us crazy. Because we ultimately want them to succeed and, until they do, we feel in some way that something is not complete.
 
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— Kevin Costner
You can never control how people respond to your work. You can only control your own work ethic.
 
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— Kerry Washington
Ethics or simple honesty is the building blocks upon which our whole society is based, and business is a part of our society, and it's integral to the practice of being able to conduct business, that you have a set of honest standards. And it's much easier to do business with someone when you look them in the eye and say, "This is what we're going to do," and you understand what you each mean, and you can go away and get it done.
 
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— Kerry Stokes
My mom and my real father divorced before I was one. My mom and my stepfather divorced when I was in high school. Then she fell in love with a guy, and the guy died. That was a rough time. She has handled adversity well. That's where I got my work ethic. So my mother's where I got my love of music, but my father's where I got my athletic ability. And my hair loss. And my love of women.
 
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— Kenny Chesney
My inspiration comes from the message Duke Ellington gave - you are unique, be yourself, put out that thing that is you, then use your work ethic and produce great music.
 
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— Kenny Burrell
Thus we seem to be on the verge of an expansion of welfare economics into something like a social science of ethics and politics: what was intended to be a mere porch to ethics is either the whole house or nothing at all. In so laying down its life welfare economics may be able to contribute some of its insights and analytical methods to a much broader evaluative analysis of the whole social process.
 
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— Kenneth E. Boulding
No science of any kind can be divorced from ethical considerations... Science is a human learning process which arises in certain subcultures in human society and not in others, and a subculture as we seen is a group of people defined by acceptance of certain common values, that is, an ethic which permits extensive communication between them.
 
— Kenneth E. Boulding
Economic problems have no sharp edges. They shade off imperceptibly into politics, sociology, and ethics. Indeed, it is hardly an exaggeration to say that the ultimate answer to every economic problem lies in some other field.
 
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— Kenneth E. Boulding
I credit my parents for instilling in me a good work ethic and the sensibility that God serves those best who serve themselves.
 
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— Ken Osmond
I guess the painkillers wipe out your memory along with your ethics.
 
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— Keith Olbermann
Unfortunately, I think a lot of people are affected more by the idea of fame than the actual work ethic involved. A lot of them just want to be reality TV-type people who don't do anything.
 
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— Katy Perry
Keep integrity and your work ethics intact. So what if that means working a little harder; an honorable character is your best calling card, and that's something anyone can have!
 
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— Kathy Ireland
As a writer who writes poetry, nonfiction, and fiction, I think it's important to always maintain a firm grasp on genre and ethics.
 
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— Kathleen Rooney
There was no way we'd ever get spoiled. Daddy made sure to instill in us a work ethic.
 
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— Kathie Lee Gifford
The involuntary character of psychiatric treatment is at odds with the spirit and ethics of medicine itself.
 
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— Kate Millett
Ethics are not necessarily to do with being law-abiding. I am very interested in the moral path, doing the right thing.
 
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— Kate Atkinson
For the year after I left government service, I worked as a consultant to the Republican National Committee because the lawyers advised that was the proper way for me to comply with ethics regulations and continue to advise the President.
 
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— Karen Hughes
Often when religious leaders come together, they talk about a particular sexual ethic, or an abstruse doctrine, as though this, rather than compassion, was the test of spiritual life.
 
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— Karen Armstrong
People ask me a lot about my drive. I think it comes from, like, having a sexual addiction at a really young age. Look at the drive that people have to get sex - to dress like this and get a haircut and be in the club in the freezing cold at 3 A.M., the places they go to pick up a girl. If you can focus the energy into something valuable, put that into work ethic
 
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— Kanye West
To become a lawyer you must discard your ethics and become an eloquent devil that views justice as god.
 
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— Kane Morgan
Banks need to think through their ethics very carefully, and many have done so. I dont know any bank that dismisses the concept of ethical banking.
 
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— Justin Welby
Every defensive end who is going to be picked in the first round is going to be a good pick for whoever they're chosen by, but if I had to tell you what sets me apart, that would be my desire and determination to get better. I know what I need to work on, I know my weaknesses, but I have that work ethic to improve every day. I have that want to be the best player at my position, and I have the belief in myself that one day that will come true.
 
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— Justin Tuck
The history of clothing practices provides guidance for fashioning a new ethic that emphasizes quality over quantity, longevity over novelty, and versatility over specialization. With such an ethic, consumers would demand a shift toward more timeless design, away from fast-moving trends. Clothes could become more versatile in terms of what they can be used for, their ability to fit differently shaped bodies and to be altered.
 
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— Juliet B. Schor
The scientific doctrine of progress is destined to replace not only the myth of progress, but all other myths of human earthly destiny. It will inevitably become one of the cornerstones of man's theology, or whatever may be the future substitute for theology, and the most important external support for human ethics.
 
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— Julian Huxley
It may not have the virtuous ring of the golden rule, but the maxim 'never say never' is one of the most important in ethics.
 
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— Julian Baggini
I maintain the importance of an absolute prohibition against torture, while acknowledging that even absolute prohibitions can sometimes be broken. If that is a contradiction, it is a contradiction that ethics has to embrace, or else it becomes like glass: hard, clear, but fatally inflexible.
 
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— Julian Baggini
We have the reverse of the Puritan work ethic in America now. No one ever becomes a star by plugging along year after year. What is needed is flair, talent, 'an eye,' contacts, charisma, and, most of all, naturalness.
 
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— Judith Martin
As a Roman philosopher, Cicero, said of him a few hundred years later, Socrates 'called philosophy down from the sky and established her in the towns and introduced her into homes and forced her to investigate life, ethics, good and evil.
 
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— Jostein Gaarder
I'm always working on something. Addiction never gets any credit, always talked about as a total liability, and I'll admit that most of its traits aren't positive in our lives. But there's one amazing thing it gave me: a tireless work ethic.
 
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— Joshua Mohr
Custom has furnished the only basis which ethics have ever had.
 
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— Joseph Wood Krutch
Weve got nine generations of farmers in my family, in Warwickshire. And I do feel connected to being a farmers son. There was a time when I didnt, when I rebelled against it, but theres certainly that sort of work ethic within me.
 
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— Joseph Mawle
In general, in America, every discourse in literature in 15 minutes degenerates into a conversation about ethics, morality and this and that. The Holocaust and the consequences of it. Well, I find it terribly boring, predictable and unimportant, because what matters about literature is esthetic achievement.
 
— Joseph Brodsky
I've handled colour as a man should behave. You may conclude that I consider ethics and aesthetics as one.
 
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— Josef Albers