Loyalty Quotes

60 Loyalty Quotes on the Power of Being Faithful

Norbert Juma, Lead Editor

Published on August 21, 2020 6:00 AM EST

Looking for the best loyalty quotes to remind you of the power of being faithful? These quotes about loyalty will inspire you to be true to yourself and towards others.

Along with honesty, loyalty is one of the most important qualities you can have.

50 Loyalty Quotes on the Power of Being Faithful

It is one of the traits that people value in relationships – whether romantic, friendship or business.


Staying true and sticking by the people and things you care about is the best thing you can do for yourself, and those who matter to you.

By being faithful, it shows that we value our relationships and that we want them to last for a long time.

But although so many good things happen when we remain true to each other, not many people make it a priority or give loyalty the credit it deserves.

Staying loyal to the people and the things that matter to you is one way to make good use of your Everyday Power.


To help you on that front, below are some powerful, inspirational, and thought-provoking loyalty quotes, loyalty sayings and loyalty proverbs to remind us of the power of being faithful.

We also have a selection of inspirational honesty quotes to help you understand the importance and value of truthfulness, as well as these Godfather quotes about loyalty and family.

Loyalty quotes on the power of being faithful

1. “Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.” – Morihei Ueshiba

2. “The only true test of loyalty is fidelity in the face of ruin and despair.” – Eric Felten

3. “My whole thing is loyalty. Loyalty over royalty; word is bond.” – Fetty Wap

4. “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.” – Samuel Butler

5. “What makes a woman beautiful is her loyalty to and her friendships with other women, and her honesty with men.” – Vanessa Marcil


6. “Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice.” – Woodrow T. Wilson

7. “You cannot buy loyalty; you cannot buy the devotion of hearts, minds, and souls. You have to earn these things.” – Clarence Francis

8. “The only people I owe my loyalty to are those who never made me question theirs.” – Anonymous

9. “You don’t earn loyalty in a day. You earn loyalty day- by- day.” – Jeffrey Gitomer

10. “Loyalty publicly results in leverage privately.” – Andy Stanley

Loyalty quotes to remind of its importance

11. “Love and loyalty run deeper than blood.” – Richelle Mead

12. “The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.” – Zig Ziglar

13. “Great leaders inspire incredible loyalty in their followers and subordinates.” – Joe Lonsdale


14. “What I value most in my friends is loyalty.” – David Mamet

15. “I’ll take fifty percent efficiency to get one hundred percent loyalty.” – Samuel Goldwyn

16. “Loyalty is a 24-hour proposition, 24/7. It’s not a part-time job.” – Jonathan Moyo

17. “Loyalty that is bought with money, may be overcome by money.” – Seneca

18. “If put to the pinch, an ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness.” – Elbert Hubbard

19. “Loyalty and friendship, which is to me the same, created all the wealth that I’ve ever thought I’d have.” – Ernie Banks

20. “Loyalty is a characteristic trait. Those who have it, give it free of charge.” – Ellen J. Barrier

Loyalty quotes on what it means

21. “The most valuable gift you can receive is an honest friend.” ― Stephen Richards


22. “Loyalty means giving me your honest opinion, whether you think I’ll like it or not.” – General Colin Powell

23. “I don’t care a damn about men who are loyal to the people who pay them.” – Graham Greene

24. “Loyalty cannot be blueprinted. It cannot be produced on an assembly line. In fact, it cannot be manufactured at all, for its origin is the human heart – the center of self-respect and human dignity.” – Maurice R. Franks

25. “Loyalty is a decision, a resolution of the soul.” – Pascal Mercier

26. “Loyalty to the family must be merged into loyalty to the community, loyalty to the community into loyalty to the nation, and loyalty to the nation into loyalty to mankind.” – Thomas Cochrane

27. “It isn’t an easy thing to give your loyalty to someone you don’t know.” – Megan Turner

28. “It takes a loyal gardener to tend roses.” – Sondra Fayr


29. “Can’t be loyal to everyone, it’s a conflict of interest.” – Tyconis Allison

30. “Your loyalty to friends and family should have no limit.” – Bohdi Sanders

Powerful loyalty quotes

31. “Loyalty isn’t grey. It’s black and white. You’re either loyal completely, or not loyal at all.” – Sharnay

32. “Loyalty to the Nation all the time, loyalty to the Government when it deserves it.” – Mark Twain

33. “Don’t let your loyalty become slavery. If they don’t appreciate what you bring to the table, let them eat alone.” –


34. “We owe to each other a terrible and tragic loyalty.” – G.K. Chesterson

35. “Where the battle rages, there the loyalty of the soldier is proved.” – Martin Luther


36. “You stayed because you were loyal to your family name. It is not cowardice.” – Cassandra Clara

37. “Within the hearts of men, loyalty and consideration are esteemed greater than success.” – Bryant H. McGill

38. “If a man asks me for my loyalty…I will give him my honesty. If a man asks me for my honesty…I will give him my loyalty!” – John Boyd

39. “I don’t like to give up on people when they need someone not to give up on them.” – Carrol Bryant

40. “Honesty and loyalty are key. If two people can be honest with each other about everything, that’s probably the biggest key to success.” – Taylor Lautner

Inspirational loyalty quotes

41. “A person who deserves my loyalty receives it.” – Joyce Maynard

42. “Respect is earned. Honesty is appreciated. Trust is gained. Loyalty is returned.”

43. “I always think loyalty’s such a tiresome virtue.” – Agatha Christie

44. “You give loyalty, you’ll get it back. You give love, you’ll get it back.” – Tommy Lasorda

45. “Loyalty is a fine quality, but in excess it fills political graveyards.” – Neil Kinnock

46. “You stand up for your teammates. Your loyalty is to them. You protect them through good and bad, because they’d do the same for you.” – Yogi Berra

47. “Confidentiality is a virtue of the loyal, as loyalty is the virtue of faithfulness.” – Edwin Louis Cole

48.  “The test of good citizenship is loyalty to country.” – Bainbridge Colby

49. “My honor is my loyalty.” – Heinrich Himmler

50. “Total loyalty is possible only when fidelity is emptied of all concrete content, from which changes of mind might naturally arise.” – Hannah Arendt


More loyalty quotes and sayings

51. “Loyalty is the pledge of truth to oneself and others.” – Ada Velez-Boardley

52. “What you can’t buy is the loyalty that comes through our dedicated crewmembers.” – David Neeleman

53. “One of the things that makes me who I am is the loyalty I have to people I hold close to my heart.” – Simone Elkeles

54. “Within the hearts of men, loyalty and consideration are esteemed greater than success.” – Bryant H. McGill

55. “Be loyal and trustworthy. Do not befriend anyone who is lower than yourself in this regard.” – Confucius

56. “Loyalty is what makes us trust. Trust is what makes us stay. Staying is what makes us love, and love is what gives us hope.” – Glenn van Dekken

57. “Where there is loyalty, weapons are of no use.” – Paulo Coelho

58. “Love often wears a mask in order to test loyalty.” – Minna Antrim


59. “Loyalty is my biggest thing.” – Tony Yayo

60. “If you’re not loyal to your team, you can get by for a while, but eventually you will need to rely on their loyalty to you, and it just won’t be there.” – Tim Schafer

Which of these loyalty quotes was your favorite?

Loyalty is one of the hardest things to get and to give. It is not earned quickly, but can be lost quickly. Loyalty is important because we know who is there for us and who is not.

Loyalty is when we protect each other’s interests, feelings, or assets even when it means sacrificing our own. Hopefully, these quotes about loyalty have inspired loyalty to your true self and towards others.

Did you enjoy these loyalty quotes? Which of the quotes was your favorite? We would love to hear all about it in the comment section below.

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