Loyalty Quotes

Most popular loyalty quotes

Sometimes party loyalty asks too much.
We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty.

dissent

Certain loyalty comes only through dependency.
An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness.
If you don't provide loyalty down, you can't expect loyalty up.
Loyalty is a fine quality but in excess it fills political graveyards.
Fidelity, n.  A virtue peculiar to those who are about to be betrayed.
Never place loyalty to institutions and things above loyalty to yourself.
We have come to a point where it is loyalty to resist, and treason to submit.
I have never found in a human being loyalty that comparable to a dog's loyalty.
Master, go on, and I will follow thee,
To the last gasp, with truth and loyalty.
Loyalty is in most people only a ruse used by self-interest to attract confidence.
My kind of loyalty was loyalty to one's country, not to its institutions or its office-holders.

patriotism

Loyalty to petrified opinions never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul in this world—and never will.

flexible thinking

I entirely appreciate loyalty to one's friends, but loyalty to the cause of justice and honor stands above it.
Loyalty is a noble quality, so long as it is not blind and does not exclude the higher loyalty to truth and decency.
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.
Wasn't that what happened to Lot's Wife?  A loyalty to old things, a fear of the new, a fear to change, to look ahead?
I don't want loyalty, I want loyalty.  I want him to kiss my ass in Macy's window at high noon and tell me it smells like roses.  I want his pecker in my pocket.
Loyalty is a verbal switch-blade used by little and big bosses to force us quickly to accept a questionable situation which our intelligence and conscience should reject.
It is a very great mistake to imagine that the object of loyalty is the authority and interest of one individual man, however dignified by the applause or enriched by the success of popular actions.
A genuine revolution of values means, in the final analysis, that our loyalties must become ecumenical rather than sectional.  Every nation must now develop an overriding loyalty to mankind as a whole in order to preserve the best in their individual societies.
Up to a certain point it is good for us to know that there are people in the world who will give us love and unquestioned loyalty to the limit of their ability. I doubt, however, if it is good for us to feel assured of this without the accompanying obligation of having to justify this devotion by our behavior.

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