Local Event Sports Association

The Concept Of Integrity: Explicitly Ignored?

By Rohini Iyer On July - 31 - 2009

Integrity, often synonymous with honesty, represents a person's capacity to stand by his righteous morals and values thereby not compromising with his conscience, especially, when the tug to perform any such immoral act dominates the keener sense of the mind and heart.

In day-to-day mundane life, such scenarios keep arising and most of the time we end up falling prey to the temptation, certain situations often demanding that we harden ourselves and do what is needed at that spur of the moment; in a way that's also integrity because we are doing what is right by doing a wrong because the "wrong" is what the "right" is at that juncture.

In the Middle East, at certain times, doctors have to lie by the skin of the teeth to protect the virtues of the girls so that they aren't abused sexually and physically; that's a lie that they utter but since it's for a noble cause, it's not compromising one's values but upholding the medical oath that the profession demands!

But the same when we take sports and sportsmen into consideration, alters the situation and the scenario immensely, transforming it into an act of cheating and sabotaging an opportunity that would have be...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - Sports & Society
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Leave a Reply


About LESA

There is something about me..


Isn’t it a great shot to know about! For more such facts, keep following https://t.co/DmEY2wHRjR. https://t.co/mCFLsfYMdA #sportsmatik #sportsfacts #funfacts #didyouknow #sportstrivia #badminton #badmintonmagazin https://t.co/EaLowH99dd@AmitkDwivedi2 To participate in Olympics, you need to train hard with the help of some great coaches. If you don't have one, create your profile at Sportsmatik to showcase your competition-stats and abilities to the world.@AmitkDwivedi2 Here you will be able to find other users as well including coaches to whom you can connect and seek help and tips. To know more, check out the link - https://t.co/xwRHYoTdpa1-2019-01-15 Mead at Fort Morgan

Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function ereg_replace() in /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php:2531 Stack trace: #0 /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php(2495): akpc_is_searcher() #1 /var/www/html/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php(286): akpc_api_footer_javascript('') #2 /var/www/html/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php(310): WP_Hook->apply_filters('', Array) #3 /var/www/html/wp-includes/plugin.php(453): WP_Hook->do_action(Array) #4 /var/www/html/wp-includes/general-template.php(2630): do_action('wp_footer') #5 /var/www/html/wp-content/themes/scarlett/footer.php(16): wp_footer() #6 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template.php(688): require_once('/var/www/html/w...') #7 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template.php(647): load_template('/var/www/html/w...', true) #8 /var/www/html/wp-includes/general-template.php(76): locate_template(Array, true) #9 /var/www/html/wp-content/themes/scarlett/single.php(75): get_footer() #10 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template-lo in /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php on line 2531