Character Education & AwesomeStories - Honesty/Integrity

"George Washington", American hero, Biography.com, Fair Use.

A wonderful character attribute is that of Honesty and Integrity. It means that one tells the truth and readily admits when he/she are wrong. Being trustworthy and acting with integrity means that you have a personal code of moral values that will not allow yourself to be corrupted by the lack of integrity from others.

In American history, there are many stories about how George Washington has a man of great honesty and integrity. Because of his reputation of being honest, he was admired and respected by his peers and is the reason he was chosen to be the first President of the United States.

You can read about George Washington's life here:  George Washington

Other stories about people who demonstrated honesty and integrity are:

Bobby Kennedy

Joan of Arc



Original Release: Nov 04, 2016

Updated Last Revision: May 04, 2017

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