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Quotes about Honesty

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Treat those who are good with goodness,
and also treat those who are not good with goodness.
Thus goodness is attained.
Be honest to those who are honest,
and be also honest to those who are not honest.
Thus honesty is attained.
- Lao Tzu

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Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
- Mark Twain

Give your time and efforts freely or not at all.
When you are tempted to say,
"Oh, if I have to, I'll skip my golf game
and watch my daughter play soccer," don't do it.
Either generate the heart-felt emotion
to make the free-will gift,
"I'd love to watch your game today, Sandy,"
or the honesty to decline the request gracefully.
Martyrdom doesn't create happiness
for any of the parties involved.
An honest, "No" is preferable to a coerced "Yes."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return.
It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.
- Arthur C. Clarke

 

I believe fundamental honesty is the keystone of business.
- Harvey S. Firestone

Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess,
and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
- Josh Billings

Only good comes from being honest and true.
Only harm and suffering cone from falsehood.
It doesn't always feel as if good comes from truth and honesty,
but, in the long run, it does.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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For the merchant, even honesty is a financial speculation.
- Charles Baudelaire

Drawing is the honesty of the art.
There is no possibility of cheating.
It is either good or bad.
- Salvador Dali

Neither soldiers nor money can defend a king but only
friends won by good deeds,
merit, and honesty.
- Sallust

Industry, economy, honesty, and kindness form a quartet
of virtues that will never be improved upon.
- James Oliver

The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing.
If you can fake that, you've got it made.
- Groucho Marx

With people of limited ability modesty is merely honesty.
But with those who possess great talent it is hypocrisy.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

Honesty is the cornerstone of all success,
without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
- Mary Kay Ash

Confidence...
thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations,
on faithful protection and on unselfish performance.
Without them it cannot live.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

The main thing in acting is honesty,
to feel the humanity and get to the essence of the character.
You can't put anything into a character that you haven't got within you.
- Genevieve Bujold

Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty
and he will receive you into his favor.
- Henry Fielding

Achievements on the golf course are not what matters,
decency and honesty are what matter.
- Tiger Woods

There's a place for all types of country music as long
as there is honesty and realness and a real human experience for the fans.
- Wynonna Judd

True country music is honesty, sincerity,
and real life to the hilt.
- Garth Brooks

I am a very conscientious golfer.
I count every stroke.
I learned to play that way.
That is the only way I can play.
It taught me to be honest.
There is no greater virtue than honesty.
- Martin Sheen

If you write songs and if you write music that's very sincere and very honest,
it's pop music, but it is pop music with a lot of honesty and a lot of heart.
- Jon Secada

Coming out is a means of redefining oneself,
of claiming membership in a lifestyle and a social
order with distinct values.
Chief among these values is honesty.
- Lance Loud

All men profess honesty as long as they can.
To believe all men honest would be folly.
To believe none so is something worse.
- John Quincy Adams

The greatest truth is honesty, and the greatest falsehood is dishonesty.
- Abu Bakr

I've done more harm by the falseness of trying to please
than by the honesty of trying to hurt.
- Jessamyn West

Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness.
Listen to it carefully.
- Richard Bach

Honesty does not always bring a response of love,
but it is absolutely essential to it.
- Ray Blanton

That inner voice has both gentleness and clarity.
So to get to authenticity, you really keep going down to the bone,
to the honesty, and the inevitability of something.
- Meredith Monk

The high road is always respected.
Honesty and integrity are always rewarded.
- Scott Hamilton

Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to
its possessor unless it is kept under control.
- Don Marquis

Acting is all about truth and honesty,
and the sensitivity that's capable of transporting you.
- Thomas Kretschmann

If money, education, and honesty will not bring to me as much privilege,
as much equality as they bring to any American citizen,
then they are to me a curse, and not a blessing.
- John Hope

Party honesty is party expediency.
- Grover Cleveland

There is indeed a inherently honesty to it.
- Ben Edwards

Honesty is something you can't wear out.
- Waylon Jennings

Honesty is never seen sitting astride the fence.
- Lemuel K. Washburn

To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.
- John Ruskin

That's a wonderful thing, because one of the primary
qualities of a good performance is honesty.
- Roberta Flack

Honesty is the most single most important factor having
a direct bearing on the final success of an individual,
corporation, or product.
- Ed McMahon

I think it has most to do with the way in which a story is told,
whether it feels real either via the music of the telling
or the 'honesty' of the story.
- Chris Ware

Especially when you deal with comedy,
you have got to be really honest because it's the honesty
and the spontaneity that causes people to chuckle,
that catches people.
- Austin Peck

Honesty is all you need.
- Cass Elliot

The person who is brutally honest enjoys the brutality
quite as much as the honesty.
Possibly more.
- Richard J. Needham

Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
- Friedrich Schiller

I think it requires a bit of honesty,
Swan Lake.
- Graeme Murphy

Honesty will never break you.
- Kate Hudson

But I love honesty, and, therefore; do I make great account of facts.
- Gerrit Smith

Confidence in others' honesty is no light testimony of one's own integrity.
- Michel de Montaigne

Honesty has come to mean the privilege of insulting
you to your face without expecting redress.
- Judith Martin

I like honesty and fair play.
- Marcus Garvey

Honesty is the cruelest game of all,
because not only can you hurt someone -
and hurt them to the bone -
you can feel self-righteous about it at the same time.
- Dave Van Ronk

I feel honesty always works.
- Bobby Unser

I have built my reputation on honesty,
I have sometimes been too honest.
- David Blunkett

Art, whose honesty must work through artifice,
cannot avoid cheating truth.
- Adrienne Rich

Let none of us delude himself by supposing that honesty
is always the best policy.
It is not.
- Dean Inge

More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning,
compassion, love of others, honesty,
and discipline applied with understanding.
- Paul D. Boyer

It is inaccurate to say that I hate everything.
I am strongly in favor of common sense,
common honesty, and common decency.
This makes me forever ineligible for public office.
- H. L. Mencken

Sexuality is a big issue, but there are others -
how much you commit to a relationship,
to social obligation, to honesty and being honest with yourself.
- Ang Lee

The true measure of life is not length,
but honesty.
- John Lyly

Good design begins with honesty, asks tough questions,
comes from collaboration and from trusting your intuition.
- Freeman Thomas

I think there's a form of honesty, because I used to
be very honest with the press,
and then it backfired on me, and I understood it.
- Shia LaBeouf

An autobiography is not about pictures;
it's about the stories; it's about honesty and as much
truth as you can tell without coming too close to other people's privacy.
- Boris Becker

Not really in all honesty because until you take control
of your own health and go to your own doctor and have
your own doctor tell you what's going to work for you.
- Star Jones

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
- Kin Hubbard

TV is a major force in our lives - a FORCE.
It must be handled very carefully, both its censure
and its artistic honesty.
- Bill Bixby

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
- Thomas Jefferson

Washington's entire honesty of mind and his fearless
look into the face of all facts are qualities which
can never go out of fashion and which we should all do well to imitate.
- Henry Cabot Lodge

The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
- Plutarch

In all my public and private acts as your president,
I expect to follow my instincts of openness and candor
with full confidence that honesty is always the best policy in the end.
- Gerald R. Ford

Three simple words - freedom, justice and honesty.
These sum up what the Liberal Democrats stand for.
- Charles Kennedy


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