Daily Choices


It’s been said many times in many ways. Our true character is reflected in our integrity.



“Integrity is doing the right thing, even if nobody is watching.”

— C. S. Lewis (1898 – 1963)

British writer

“A little integrity is better than any career.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 – 1892)

American essayist, philosopher & abolitionist; aka The Sage of Concord


“Character is what you are in the dark.” 

— Dwight L. Moody (1837 – 1899)

American evangelist & publisher

“The true test of a man’s character is what he does when no one is watching.”

— John Wooden (1910 – 2010)

American basketball coach & player

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About Cathy Burnham Martin

Author of 20+ books, and counting! A professional voice-over artist, dedicated foodie, and lifelong corporate communications geek, Cathy Burnham Martin has enjoyed a highly eclectic career, ranging from the arts and journalism to finance, telecommunications, and publishing. Along with her husband, Ron Martin, she has passions for entertaining, gardening, volunteering, active and visual arts, GREAT food, and traveling. Cathy often says, "I believe that we all should live with as much contagious enthusiasm as possible... Whether we're with friends or family, taking people along for the ride is more than half the fun."
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