This Element is an excerpt from Winners Never Cheat: Even in Difficult Times (ISBN: 9780137009039) by Jon M. Huntsman. Available in print and digital formats.
How to keep your moral compass pointed toward “true North”--even when those around you are compromising their ethics.
No one is raised in a moral vacuum. Every mentally balanced human recognizes basic right from wrong. Whether a person is brought up Christian, Jew, Buddhist, Muslim, Hindu, Unitarian, New Age, a freethinker, or an atheist, he or she is taught from toddler on that you shouldn’t lie, steal, cheat, or be deliberately rude, and there are consequences for doing so….