Morale is the state of mind. It is steadfastness and courage and hope. It is confidence and zeal and loyalty. It is Èlan, esprit de corps and determination.
An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness.
Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice.
We are all in the same boat in a stormy sea,and we owe each other a terrible loyalty.
Loyalty ... is a realization that America was born of revolt, flourished in dissent, became great through experimentation.
You don't earn loyalty in a day. You earn loyalty day-by-day.
Loyalty cannot be blueprinted. It cannot be produced on an assembly line.
In fact, it cannot be manufactured at all, for its origin is the human heart-the center of self-respect and human dignity.
It is a force which leaps into being only when conditions are exactly right for it-and it is a force very sensitive to betrayal.
Loyalty is an asset, independent and scarce, parceled out among different contestants for power. No ruling government or nonruling group enjoys absolute loyalty -- no contestant can have the whole pie.
Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
Loyalty makes a person attractive. It is better to be poor than dishonest.
Money may be the husk of many things but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintance, but not friends; servants, but not loyalty; days of joy, but not peace or happiness.
Leadership is a two-way street, loyalty up and loyalty down. Respect for one's superiors; care for one's crew.
Loyalty is the pledge of truth to oneself and others.
Repeat business or behavior can be bribed. Loyalty has to be earned.
Total loyalty is possible only when fidelity is emptied of all concrete content, from which changes of mind might naturally arise.
Loyalty cannot be too liberally insisted upon. Altruism in nature remains an exception. It poses a puzzle, being in prima facie conflict with the survival of the fittest and most selfish.
The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.
Loyalty is a fine quality, but in excess it fills political graveyards.
Loyalty is still the same, whether it win or lose the game; true as a dial to the sun, although it be not shined upon.
The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals
Look for intelligence and judgment and, most critically, a capacity to anticipate, to see around corners. Also look for loyalty, integrity, a high energy drive, a balanced ego and the drive to get things done.
The love of wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyond reach; it is also an expression of loyalty to the earth ... the only home we shall ever know, the only paradise we ever need -- if only we had the eyes to see
Do not let loyalty and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.
People who love only once in their lives are. . . shallow people. What they call their loyalty, and their fidelity, I call either the lethargy of custom or their lack of imagination.
People who love only once in their lives are shallow people. What they call their loyalty, and their fidelity, I call either the lethargy of custom or their lack of imagination. Faithfulness is to the emotional life what consistency is to the life of the intellect -- simply a confession of failures.