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Picture quote by Roy Bennett about curiosity

Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity. ⏤ Roy Bennett

Picture quote by Sayings about wisdom

Speak with honesty, think with sincerity, act with integrity. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about respect

Respect is earned, Honesty is appreciated, Love is gained and Loyalty is returned.

Picture quote by William Shakespeare about honesty

No legacy is so rich as honesty. ⏤ William Shakespeare

Picture quote by John Lennon about friends

Being honest may not get you a lot of friends but it'll always get you the right ones. ⏤ John Lennon

Picture quote by Joubert Botha about truth

I respect those who tell me the truth, no matter how hard it is. ⏤ Joubert Botha

Picture quote by Robert Burns about character

Dare to be honest and fear no labor. ⏤ Robert Burns

Picture quote by Spencer Johnson about integrity

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people. ⏤ Spencer Johnson

Picture quote by John Lennon about friends

Being honest may not get you many friends, but it'll always get you the right ones. ⏤ John Lennon

Picture quote by Leo Buscaglia about life

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ⏤ Leo Buscaglia

Picture quote by H. L. Mencken about government

The most dangerous man, to any government, is the man who is able to think things out for himself... Almost inevitably, he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, and intolerable. ⏤ H. L. Mencken

Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about honesty

Honesty is the best policy. ⏤ Benjamin Franklin

Picture quote by Henry David Thoreau about silly

Be silly. Be honest. Be kind. ⏤ Henry David Thoreau

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about believe

To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

Picture quote by Dwight D. Eisenhower about honesty

May we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion. ⏤ Dwight D. Eisenhower

Picture quote by Ze Frank about society

Let us not be a society where honest in public equals weird. ⏤ Ze Frank

Picture quote by Warren Buffett about honesty

Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don't expect it from cheap people. ⏤ Warren Buffett

Picture quote by Sayings about attitude

Always remember: be kind, be fair, be honest, be true and all of these things will return to you. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Steve Landesberg about policy

Honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defense. ⏤ Steve Landesberg

Picture quote by Roy Bennett about honesty

Honesty is doing what you know is right. Integrity is doing what is right and truthful. ⏤ Roy Bennett

Picture quote about honesty

Honesty has a power that very few people can handle.

Picture quote about truth

I don't want perfect, I want honest !

Picture quote by Daniel Dennett about trick

The chief trick to making good mistakes is not to hide them - especially not from yourself. ⏤ Daniel Dennett

Picture quote by Samuel Adams about possession

What a man has honestly acquired is absolutely his own, which he may freely give, but cannot be taken from him without his consent. ⏤ Samuel Adams

Picture quote about man

I'd say a man is someone who is strong-minded, moral, genuine, just a good human beeing.

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Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don't expect it from cheap people.

Warren Buffett, business magnate

There are some things that, if you say them out loud, will hurt the other person's feelings. I tend to say them anyway. It's better to be honest.

Katherine Heigl, actress

Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.

Frank Lloyd Wright, architect

Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.

Thomas Moore, poet

Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise.

Sigmund Freud, psychologist

There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.

Daniel Webster, politician

He that jokes confesses.

Italian Proverbs,

My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring.

Prince William, royalty

All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor.

Walt Whitman, poet

It is a fine thing to be honest, but it is also very important to be right.

Winston Churchill, politician

Honest hearts produce honest actions.

Brigham Young, leader

We can love an honest rogue, but what is more offensive than a false saint?

Jessamyn West, author

Confess you were wrong yesterday; it will show you are wise today.


To live outside the law, you must be honest.

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

Honesty is the best policy.

Benjamin Franklin, president

You shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another. Leviticus 19:11


Teach thy tongue to say I do not know and thou shalt progress.

Maimonides, philosopher

Me, I'm dishonest, and you can always trust a dishonest man to be dishonest. Honestly, it's the honest ones you have to watch out for.

Johnny Depp, actor

It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.

Ovid, poet

The Catholic and the Communist are alike in assuming that an opponent cannot be both honest and intelligent.

George Orwell, author

The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.

Umberto Eco, novelist

Honesty is for the most par less profitable than dishonesty.

Plato, philosopher

Where is the man who has the strength to be true, and to show himself as he is?

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

Confessed faults are half-mended.

Scottish Proverbs,

People who are brutally honest get more satisfaction out of the brutality than out of the honesty.

Richard J. Needham, cartoonist

To confess a fault freely is the next thing to being innocent of it.

Publilius Syrus, writer

People may or may not say what they mean... but they always say something designed to get what they want.

David Mamet, dramatist

There is one way to find out if a man is honest; ask him! If he says yes you know he's crooked.

Groucho Marx, comedian

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

John Ruskin, writer

Try to put your happiness before anyone else's, because you may never have done so in your entire life, if you really think about it, if you are really honest with yourself.

Margaret Cho, comedian

Honesty is a question of right or wrong, not a matter of policy.


It's easy to be taken advantage of if you're not honest.

Katherine Heigl, actress

Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive!

Walter Scott, novelist

Honesty prospers in every condition of life.

Friedrich von Schiller, poet

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

John Lyly, writer

It is not the criminal things that are hardest to confess, but the ridiculous and the shameful.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, philosopher

We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

Irony is just honesty with the volume cranked up.

George Saunders, writer

If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.

Audrey Hepburn, actress

Dishonest people conceal their faults from themselves as well as others, honest people know and confess them.

Christian Nevell Bovee,

No such thing as a man willing to be honest --that would be like a blind man willing to see.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less rascal in the world.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

We must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

We only confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no big ones.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

People who talk much say nothing.


No one is wise or safe, but they that are honest.

Sir Walter Raleigh,

An honest man's the noblest work of God.

Alexander Pope, poet

Act in earnest and you will become earnest in all you do.

William James, philosopher

Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.

James Allen, author

I always tell it like it is is the long way of saying, I'm a jerk.

Michael Lipsey,

There is no right way to do something wrong.


Open confession is good for the soul.

Scottish Proverbs,

You can never lose anything that really belongs to you, and you can't keep that which belongs to someone else.

Edgar Cayce, celebrity

I may attempt a novel. I think that no matter what you write, it requires being honest with oneself, and you have to pull yourself out of the whirlwind of daily life.

Iris Chang, historian

I decided I was sick of trying to figure out what everybody else wanted, and I should just decide what I want, and be honest, and not spend all my time guessing.

Katherine Heigl, actress

Don't believe your friends when they ask you to be honest with them. All they really want is to be maintained in the good opinion they have of themselves.

Albert Camus, philosopher

All cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness.

Tennessee (Thomas Lanier) Williams,

The confession of evil works is the first beginning of good works.

Saint Augustine, philosopher

A wise man admits his weaknesses. I'd admit mine if I had any.


He who denies all, confesses all.


Without adversity a person hardly knows whether they are honest or not.

Henry Fielding, novelist

No one can earn a million dollars honestly.

William Jennings Bryan, lawyer

Just be honest with yourself. That opens the door.

Vernon Howard, author

We are franker towards others than towards ourselves.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Liberty is the right of every man to be honest, to think and to speak without hypocrisy.

Jose Marti, activist

It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe: believe life; it teaches better that book or orator.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

My mother's five-foot-two, and I'll be honest with you - she's the only person I'm scared of.

Kiefer Sutherland, actor

I don't regret anything I ever do or say. I don't like to live my life being censored. I like to say what I feel, and I think people respect that because you're honest.

Eva Longoria, actress

A confession has to be part of your new life.

Ludwig Wittgenstein, philosopher

An honest man is the best thing on the sod; but a mother and her babe is the noblest work of God.


It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Trade is much superior to piracy. You can rob and kill a man but once, but you can cheat him again and again.

Louis L'Amour, author

From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned.

Immanuel Kant, philosopher

Dare to be honest and fear no labor.

Robert Burns, poet

Honesty is as rare as a man without self-pity.

Stephen Vincent Benet, poet

A thread will tie an honest man better than a chain a rogue.

Scottish Proverbs,

The way my luck is running, if I was a politician I would be honest.

Rodney Dangerfield, comedian

The life of the nation is secure only while the nation is honest, truthful, and virtuous.

Frederick Douglass, author

I think it's an awful drink, to be honest with you.

Charlie Watts, musician

A man is sorry to be honest for nothing.

Ovid, poet

I saved a girl from being attacked last night. I controlled myself.

Rodney Dangerfield, comedian

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

Mary Kay Ash, businesswoman

By crying on my bed, drinking quite a lot and feeling tempted by drugs. Well, just not reading it to be perfectly honest with you. I know it's a bit of a copout.

Jo Brand, comedian

There should be an honest attempt at the reconciliation of differences before resorting to combat.

Jimmy Carter, president

Nothing resembles an honest man more than a cheat.


The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.

Voltaire, writer

I think my uncle was probably the biggest influence in my life. We grew up in the same house, and he was just a really great, hard-working, honest, ethical person.

Catherine Bell, model

Everybody has a little bit of Watergate in him.

Billy Graham, evangelist

I prefer the mystic clouds of nostalgia to the real thing, to be honest.

Robert Wyatt, musician

Many people today don't want honest answers insofar as honest means unpleasant or disturbing, They want a soft answer that turneth away anxiety.

Louis Kronenberger, critic

I want to assure you that working in transition period is an ungrateful job for any honest government.

Robert Kocharian, statesman

Never ever doubt in magic. The purest honest thoughts come from children, ask any child if they believe in magic and they will tell you the truth.

Scott Dixon, celebrity

There's one way to find out if a man is honest - ask him. If he says, "Yes," you know he is a crook.

Groucho Marx, comedian

Walking your talk is a great way to motivate yourself. No one likes to live a lie. Be honest with yourself, and you will find the motivation to do what you advise others to do.

Vince Poscente,

Almost any difficulty will move in the face of honesty. When I am honest I never feel stupid. And when I am honest I am automatically humble.

Hugh Prather, writer

An honest man is always a child.

Socrates, philosopher

Any writer overwhelmingly honest about pleasing himself is almost sure to please others.

Marianne Moore, poet

If the writing is honest it cannot be separated from the man who wrote it.

Tennessee Williams, dramatist

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