Being honest may not get you a lot of friends but it’ll always get you the right ones— John Lennon
Special Honest With Yourself quotations
Being honest may not get you a lot of friends but it'll always get you the right ones.
Be honest with yourself. The world is not honest with you. The world loves hypocrisy. When you are honest with yourself you find the road to inner peace.
Someone once asked me what I regarded as the three most important requirements for happiness. My answer was: A feeling that you have been honest with yourself and those around you; a feeling that you have done the best you could both in your personal life and in your work; and the ability to love others.
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.
Take off all the masks, manners, fancy clothes, all the devices you use, and be the most honest person you can be with yourself. Then, whatever love you get then is real. All the false approaches, like trying to be a player, only bring false results.
The toughest thing is facing yourself.
Being honest with yourself, that's much tougher than beating someone up. That's what I call tough.
As I have said, the first thing is to be honest with yourself.
You can never have an impact on society if you have not changed yourself... Great peacemakers are all people of integrity, of honesty, but humility.
Being honest may not get you many friends, but it'll always get you the right ones.
What I know for sure is this: The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal for this year is, you can get there - as long as you're willing to be honest with yourself about the preparation and work involved. There are no back doors, no free rides. There's just you, this moment, and a choice.
Great peacemakers are all people of integrity, of honesty, but humility.
Just be honest with yourself. That opens the door.
I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it's the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It's probably the most important thing in a person.
I had to learn to be honest with myself.
I had to recognize my pain threshold. When I hit the floor, I have to realize it's not as if I broke a bone. Pushing yourself over the barrier is a habit. I know I can do it and try something else crazy. If you want to win the war, you've got to pay the price.
If you're serious about improving your play, be brutally honest with yourself.
If your not honest with yourself, how the hell are you gonna be honest with me.
Dare to be honest and fear no labor.
Live a sincere life; be natural, and be honest with yourself.
Love is being honest with yourself at all times being honest with the other person at all times telling, listening, respecting the truth and never pretending Love is the source of reality
You will always have to live with yourself, and it is to your best interest to see that you have good company - a clean, pure, straight, honest, upright, generous, magnanimous companion.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy tales and I like them best of all.
Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess.
To live in the light of a new day and an unimaginable and unpredictable future, you must become fully present to a deeper truth - not a truth from you head but a truth from your heart; not a truth from your ego but a truth from the highest source. You have to be willing to be deeply honest with yourself about the shape your life is in each day.
Be honest with yourself and lie to everyone else.
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
Leadership can be defined in one word - honesty.
You must be honest with the players and honest with yourself.
You can spend a lifetime, and, if you're honest with yourself, never once was your work perfect.
I was once afraid of people saying, “Who does she think she is?” Now I have the courage to stand and say, “This is who I am.
May we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.
You have to be ruthless with yourself, in terms of being honest about what is working and what is not.
The main thing is to be honest with yourself, know and recognize your limits and attain maximum achievement within them. I would for example get more satisfaction from climbing Snowdon, which I know I could, than from attempting Everest, which I couldn't.
Deal honestly and objectively with yourself;
intellectual honesty and personal courage are the hallmarks of great character.
To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest
Make sure to be honest with yourself, about if that's really what you want to do with your life - to make music. It takes a commitment - a tremendous, thick-skinned commitment of being the first one to get there and the last one to leave, doing what you want to do even if you have to work twice as hard as anybody else ever did.
The most important thing is to continue to be yourself.
The day after the Oscars, you have to get on with your life. To be honest and true to yourself.
I have often spoken of integrity as the most important of these values, realizing that integrity – and personal integrity, at that – is being honest to yourself. If you are always honest to yourself, it does not take much effort in always being honest with others.
I don't want perfect, I want honest !
I think that's the most important thing you can do to be a real person - is to be honest with yourself.
If you are honest with yourself and can look into a mirror and believe that you have given 100 percent, you should feel proud. If you cannot, then there is more work to be done.
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.
Let us not be a society where honest in public equals weird.
I am just a simple guy and I like when people enjoy themselves.
I always say: you can laugh, you can cry, you can express yourself but please don't hurt each other. I really don't know, to be honest with you. I'm very impressed with everything that has happened.
I think the hardest part to get to is that point of asking for help or reaching out to other people and being honest with yourself.
You have to be intellectually honest with yourself and others.
In my judgment, all great investors are seekers of truth.
The whole key is to be honest with yourself, find the weak spots, work on it, get it done.
I am very close to my family. I have learned a lot from my father. He used to tell me to be honest with yourself and not to argue with your seniors. You dont need to be involved in any quarrel, as sometimes you need to remain silent intelligently.