Rotary 4-Way Test
Of the things we think, say and do:
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL TO ALL concerned?
The 4-way Test was formulated by Rotarian Herbert J. Taylor in 1932. It has since been translated into more than 100 languages and is used by organizations and indivuduals throughout the world. Followed by Rotarians worldwide in their business and professional lives.
Object of Rotary
First: The development of acquaintances as an opportunity for service;
Second: High ethical standards in business and professions; the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations; and the dignifying of each Rotarians' occupation as an opportunity to serve society;
Third: The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business and community life;
Fourth: The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace