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What is the difference between "integrity' and "loyalty" ?

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Asked by sushil trivedi, 24 Jan '12 03:16 pm
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Loyalty, is faithfulness or a devotion to a person, country, group, or cause. (Philosophers disagree as to what things one can be loyal to. Some, as explained in more detail below, argue that one can be loyal to a broad range of things, whilst others argue that it is only possible for loyalty to be to another person and that it is strictly interpersonal.) There are many aspects to loyalty.

Integrity is a concept of consistency of actions, values, methods, measures, principles, expectations and outcomes. In western ethics, integrity is regarded as the quality of having an intuitive sense of honesty and truthfulness in regard to the motivations for one's actions. Integrity can be regarded as the opposite of hypocrisy, in that it regards internal consistency as a virtue, and suggests that parties holding apparently conflicting values should account for the discrepancy or alter their beliefs.

Some commentators stress the idea of integrity as personal honesty: acting according to one' ...more
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Answered by Nauty, 24 Jan '12 03:17 pm

 
  
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Integrity is uprightness.Loyal is faithful or true to allegiance.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 24 Jan '12 03:52 pm

 
  
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One can be loyal to someone .. as Karn to Duryodhan, Kumbakarn to Ravan .. even though they were wrong on certain issues.

Integrity means to one's self .. as Vibishan.
Answered by Dharmarajan, 24 Jan '12 03:52 pm

 
  
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Integrity is all positive characters. A person can be loyal to a wrong person even.
Answered by dinkar shetty, 24 Jan '12 03:42 pm

 
  
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True integrity is being loyal to self ............ but true loyalty is mostly being loyal to others with integrity ( not opportunistically )
Answered by PARTHA PATHAK, 24 Jan '12 03:20 pm

 
  
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Integrity is natural and loyalty is artificial.
Answered by rakesh, 01 Oct '13 09:20 pm

 
  
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Sure there is a difference. Loyalty is very important but your integrity is EVERYTHING. Integrity wins out over everything as you will forever be judged by that one important fact above all others.
Answered by anil garg, 26 Sep '12 05:47 pm

 
  
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Difference of 'friend'n'master;
Answered by vishwabandhubajpai, 25 Jan '12 06:44 am

 
  
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