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  1. Picture quote by Sayings about honor

    A King only bows down to his Queen. ⏤ Sayings

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    No revenge is more honourable than the one not taken.

  3. Picture quote by Aristotle about dignity

    Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them. ⏤ Aristotle

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    Be honest. Be kind. Be honorable. Work hard.And always be awesome. ⏤ Wil Wheaton

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It is far better to be alone, than to be in bad company.

George Washington

It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.

Mark Twain

It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.


The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.


Leadership to me means duty, honor, country. It means character, and it means listening from time to time.

George W. Bush

I take things like honor and loyalty seriously. It's more important to me than any materialistic thing or any fame I could have.

Lloyd Banks

Who sows virtue reaps honor.

Leonardo da Vinci

He who has lost honor can lose nothing more.

Publilius Syrus

It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.

Niccolo Machiavelli

What is permissible is not always honorable.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

One may survive distress, but not disgrace.

Scottish Proverbs

No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.

Calvin Coolidge

I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.

Julius Caesar

Integrity is crucial for business success - once you can fake that, you've got it made.

Henry Ford

You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.

James Allen

It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees!

Emiliano Zapata

When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.

Robert Green Ingersoll

Better not be at all than not be noble.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Honor is unstable and seldom the same; for she feeds upon opinion, and is as fickle as her food.

Charles Caleb Colton

Ease and honor are seldom bedfellows.


The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere and everywhere restrains evil interference - they deserve a place of honor with all that's good.

George Washington

No one ever lost his honor, except he who had it not.

Publilius Syrus

Honor is simply the morality of superior men.

H. L. Mencken

Honor is the reward of virtue.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

A person dishonored is worst than dead.

Miguel de Cervantes

Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is.

Thomas Carlyle

I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.

Charles Dickens

It is not the honor that you take with you, but the heritage you leave behind.

Branch Rickey

No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.

Herbert Hoover

Honor is not the exclusive property of any political party.

Herbert Hoover

The people of England have been led in Mesopotamia into a trap from which it will be hard to escape with dignity and honor.

T. E. Lawrence

Worthless is the nation that does not gladly stake its all on its honor.

Friedrich von Schiller

Without money honor is merely a disease.

Jean Racine

Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.

Arthur Schopenhauer

The nation's honor is dearer than the nation's comfort; yes, than the nation's life itself.

Woodrow Wilson

Act well your part; there all honor lies.

Alexander Pope

Our own heart, and not other men's opinion, forms our true honor.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.

Pierre Corneille

Honor is like an island, rugged and without a beach; once we have left it, we can never return.

Nicholas Boileau

For one who has been honored, dishonor is worse than death.

Bhagavad Gita

True freedom is where an individual's thoughts and actions are in alignment with that which is true, correct, and of honor - no matter the personal price.

Bryant H. McGill

Bring love and peace and happiness and beautiful lives into the world in my honor. Thank you. Love you.

Aron Ralston

Honor is but an empty bubble.

John Dryden

The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor.

George Bernard Shaw

Wherever I look, I see signs of the commandment to honor one's parents and nowhere of a commandment that calls for the respect of a child.

Alice Miller

And much as Wine has played the Infidel, And robbed me of my Robe of Honor Well, I often wonder what the Vintners buy One half so precious as the stuff they sell.

Edward Fitzgerald

A fisherman may measure his catch by the size, but when is a man big enough to keep?


Why should honor outlive honestly? Orthello

William Shakespeare

A hundred years cannot repair a moment's loss of honor.


As to honor -- you know -- it's a very fine mediaeval inheritance which women never got hold of. It wasn't theirs.

Joseph Conrad

The post of honor is a private station.

Joseph Addison

All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.

Andrew Carnegie

Honor lies in honest toil.

Grover Cleveland

Honor isn't about making the right choices. It's about dealing with the consequences.

Midori Koto

When a virtuous man is raised, it brings gladness to his friends, grief to his enemies, and glory to his posterity.

Ben Jonson

Honor and shame from no condition rise; Act well your part, there all the honor lies.

Alexander Pope

Perfectionism becomes a badge of honor with you playing the part of the suffering hero.

David D. Burns

Those of us who participate realize the incredible honor bestowed on us, but to really understand the true scope and depth of the movement requires more investigation and concentration.

Bill Toomey

Because there is very little honor left in American life, there is a certain built-in tendency to destroy masculinity in American men.

Norman Mailer

It is a remarkable honor to receive a Nobel Prize, because it not only recognizes discoveries, but also their usefulness to the advancement of fundamental science.

Peter Agre

It is not titles that reflect honor on men, but men on their titles.

Niccolo Machiavelli

Well, if you pick a fight with somebody that's smaller than you and you beat them, where's the honor in that?

Carol Moseley Braun

You have to defend your honor. And your family.

Suzanne Vega

The Senate is the last primitive society in the world. We still worship the elders of the tribe and honor the territorial imperative.

Eugene McCarthy

A true man of honor feels humbled himself when he cannot help humbling others.

Robert E. Lee

Our own heart, and not other men's opinions form our true honor.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Honor wears different coats to different eyes.

Barbara Tuchman

A man has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so.

Walter Lippmann

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

There are men whom a happy disposition, a strong desire of glory and esteem, inspire with the same love for justice and virtue which men in general have for riches and honors... But the number of these men is so small that I only mention them in honor of humanity.

Claud-Adrian Helvetius

Would that the simple maxim, that honesty is the best policy, might be laid to heart; that a sense of the true aim of life might elevate the tone of politics and trade till public and private honor become identical.

Margaret Fuller

A Code of Honor: Never approach a friend's girlfriend or wife with mischief as your goal. There are just too many women in the world to justify that sort of dishonorable behavior. Unless she's really attractive.

Bruce Jay Friedman

It is good to realize that if love and peace can prevail on earth, and if we can teach our children to honor nature's gifts, the joys and beauties of the outdoors will be here forever.

Jimmy Carter

Remember, as long as you live, that nothing but strict truth can carry you through the world, with either your conscience or your honor unwounded.

Lord Chesterfield

A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.

Grover Cleveland

As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to the American people: Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible.

Richard M. Nixon

In view of the meaning given to this honor in the community to which I belong, I should abstain from the undeserved prize that has been awarded to me. Do not meet my voluntary refusal with ill will.

Boris Pasternak

I suppose, in a way, this has become part of my soul. It is a symbol of my life. Whatever I have done that really matters, I've done wearing it. When the time comes, it will be in this that I journey forth. What greater honor could come to an American, and a soldier?

Douglas MacArthur

Could I have but a line a century hence crediting a contribution to the advance of peace, I would yield every honor which has been accorded by war.

Douglas MacArthur

Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honor of the family.

Vartan Gregorian

In Washington it is an honor to be disgraced. you have to have been somebody to fall.

Meg Greenfield

It's like being a Knight of the Garter. It's an honor, but it doesn't hold up anything.

Fulton J. Sheen

Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good.

Joe Paterno

It's certainly my honor to be able to, hopefully, change the world a tiny bit, one mind at a time.

Jodi Picoult

I'm proud of the U.S.A. We've done some amazing things. To wear our flag in the Olympics is an honor.

Shaun White

Denver is home to me, and to be recognized for my achievements in the sports community here is a great honor.

Carmelo Anthony

It's an honor to win a Grammy, of course.

Jonny Lang

I really believe in the last name Hoffa being something powerful. You want to live your life to bring honor to that name.

Reese Hoffa

Honor is a gift a man gives himself. You can be as good as anyone that ever lived. If you can read, you can learn everything that anyone ever learned. But you've got to want it.

Ricky Gervais

My dear citizens, fellow citizens, French people, this 6th of May, have just chosen change by bringing me the presidency of the French republic. I feel the honor, which has been given to me and the task, the important task faced beyond - in front of you to serve my country.

Francois Hollande

Everyone says, 'It's just an honor to be nominated,' but that's so not true. You want to win.

Chris Kirkpatrick

As an actor, you really want to respect and honor the script. You want to try to be in the moment and you also realize that you're one part of a bigger picture and when they call action, you have your dance.

Carrie-Anne Moss

You want to win. Everyone says, 'It's just an honor to be nominated,' but that's so not true. You want to win.

Chris Kirkpatrick

It's an honor to support such a worthy program.TURF aims to protect the integrity of tailgating and to keep game day family-friendly.

Boomer Esiason

The Women's Sports Foundation holds a unique position in developing opportunities for girls and women of all abilities to be active whether recreationally or competitively, and I'm excited to help lead the organization to impact even more lives. It is an honor to continue to build the legacy created by Billie Jean King and all of our leaders.

Angela Ruggiero

To be the highest-paid running back ever is quite an honor.

Shaun Alexander

Edge will be missed. It was an honor to share the ring with him, and compete against him.

Charlie Haas

If Uncle Martin were here today, he would surely commend us for giving honor where honor is due.

Alveda King

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