Our Favorite Ethics Quotes

Inspiring Words About Ethics

Ethics is at the core of the Stemology brand. (If you want to see why, just read our Ethics Policy.) So, of course we are always inspired when we come across a great quote that sums up how important ethics is to business, science and all of life! Here are some of our favorite ethics quotes. We hope they inspire you too!

“When in doubt, tell the truth.” – Mark Twain

“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” – Aristotle

“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” – C.S. Lewis

“A quiet conscience makes one strong!” – Anne Frank

“The function of education, therefore, is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. But education, which stops with efficiency, may prove the greatest menace to society. The most dangerous criminal may be the man gifted with reason, but with no morals.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Live one day at a time, emphasizing ethics rather than rules.” – Wayne Dyer

“I think it’s very hard in this day and age to raise little girls with morals, ethics and values, and them knowing that they are precious creations and that they are important.” – Angie Harmon

“I would rather go out of politics having the feeling that I had done what was right than stay in with the approval of all men, knowing in my heart that I have acted as I ought not to.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“We have got to change our ethics and our financial system and our whole way of understanding the world. It has to be a world in which people live rather than die; a sustainable world. It could be great.” – Vivienne Westwood.

What are some of your favorite ethics quotes? Tell us in the comments.