I am unclear if one is unable to depend on the word of others, what’s left?
Right and left I am seeing that there has become a trait in much of our society that allows more for the indulgence of periodic and flighty whims than it does for the dependence on any substance, validity, or truth behind one’s words. It seems as if much of mankind has opted to take out very short-term leases with their integrity; with most not even fathoming that more than any other trait they may possess, this one is the most self-defining.
Let’s address this. Integrity: the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles.