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Picture quote by Henry Ford about reputation

You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do. ⏤ Henry Ford

Picture quote by Rumi about live

Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious. ⏤ Rumi

Picture quote by Albert Camus about reputation

Nobody raises his reputation by lowering others. ⏤ Albert Camus

Picture quote by John Wooden about self

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. ⏤ John Wooden

Picture quote by Warren Buffett about reputation

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently. ⏤ Warren Buffett

Picture quote by Euripides about success

Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom. ⏤ Euripides

Picture quote about courage

With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.

Picture quote by Henry Ford about reputation

You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do. ⏤ Henry Ford

Picture quote by Ted Rubin about wisdom.reputation

Think reputation, not ranking... Connection, not network... Loyalty, not celebrity. ⏤ Ted Rubin

Picture quote by Abraham Lincoln about character

Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. ⏤ Abraham Lincoln

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

George Washington, president

Character is made by what you stand for; reputation by what you fall for.

Alexander Woollcott, critic

Self esteem is the reputation we acquire with ourselves.

Nathaniel Branden, psychologist

You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.

Henry Ford, industrialist

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.

Warren Buffett, business magnate

The reputation of a thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour.


If I take care of my character, my reputation will take care of me.

Dwight L. Moody, clergyman

The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.

Socrates, philosopher

A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

Nobody raises his own reputation by lowering others


I'd like people to think of me as someone who cares about them.

Princess of Wales Diana, princess

Until you have lost your reputation, you never realize what a burden it was or what freedom really is.

Margaret Mitchell, novelist

To disregard what the world thinks of us is not only arrogant but utterly shameless.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

How many people live on the reputation of the reputation they might have made!

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

Until you've lost your reputation, you never realize what a burden it was.

Margaret Mitchell, novelist

I am better than my reputation.

Friedrich von Schiller, poet

No man can understand why a woman shouldn't prefer a good reputation to a good time.

Helen Rowland, writer

What people say behind your back is your standing in the community.

Edward W. Howe,

It is generally much more shameful to lose a good reputation than never to have acquired it.

Pliny The Elder, author

It is easier for a woman to defend her virtue against men than her reputation against women.


Glass, china, and reputation are easily cracked, and never mended well.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Reputations will continue to be made by many acts and be lost by one.


We would all like a reputation for generosity and we'd all like to buy it cheap.

Mignon McLaughlin, journalist

A good name is better than precious ointment. Ecclesiastes 7:1


Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn, businessman

Nothing escapes the vigilance of the New South Wales police; their reputation is known the world over.

Joshua Slocum, explorer

It ain't often that a man's reputation outlasts his money.

Henry Wheeler Shaw,

First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius. Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them to go get on with it.

David Ogilvy, businessman

Ninety percent of the politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.

Henry A Kissinger, diplomat

The average person's ear weighs what you are, not what you were.

Francis Quarles, poet

With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.

Margaret Mitchell, novelist

Ones reputation is like a shadow, it is gigantic when it precedes you, and a pigmy in proportion when it follows.

CharlesMaurice de Talleyrand,

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.

Abraham Lincoln, president

I have a bad reputation for being temperamental.

Ted Kotcheff, director

Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.

Thomas Paine, writer

Repetition makes reputation and reputation makes customers.

Elizabeth Arden, businesswoman

That's what Rocky is all about: pride, reputation, and not being another bum in the neighborhood.

Sylvester Stallone, actor

If you have a reputation as a big, stiff bureaucracy, you're stuck.

Jack Welch, businessman

I hope to build a reputation as a science-fiction writer. That's the pitch. We'll see.

Kurt Vonnegut, author

Every man's reputation proceeds from those of his own household.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

All you have in business is your reputation - so it's very important that you keep your word.

Richard Branson, businessman

Your reputation is still the most important thing that you've got.

Ricky Gervais, writer

Some experts believe that somebody is deceiving WikiLeaks, that its reputation is being undermined in order for it to be used for political purposes.

Vladimir Putin, statesman

Reputation is rarely proportioned to virtue.

St. Evermond,

Time goes by, reputation increases, ability declines.

Dag Hammarskjold, diplomat

One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything except a good reputation.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

My reputation is a media creation.

John Lydon Rotten,

It's also much clearer how much damage the occupation of Iraq is doing to America's reputation and prestige around the world; and that's just starting now to hit home in the United States.

Peter Singer, philosopher

You can't build a reputation on what you intend to do.

Liz Smith, journalist

Unfortunately, your reputation often rests not on your ability to do what you say, but rather on your ability to do what people expect.

Bryant H. McGill, poet

Our reputation is more important than the last hundred million dollars.

Rupert Murdoch, publisher

A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.

Jeff Bezos, businessman

The most important thing for a young man is to establish a credit... a reputation, character.

John D. Rockefeller, businessman

My reputation was a bit exaggerated. Things were written in newspapers, then copied, then doubled. One of the reasons why I never disclaimed that, was because I found it amusing. But I also constructed such an image for myself in order to gain more of a private life.

Thomas Kretschmann, actor

That incident ruined my reputation for 10 years. Get one Beatle drunk and look what happens!

Harry Nilsson, musician

It is certain that concentration camps had a bad reputation with us.

Albert Speer, criminal

I will never work merely to make a reputation for myself, to be popular for appearances rather than for what I am. My task is to lead my country through service.

King Hussein I, statesman

If the people should elect, they will never fail to prefer some man of distinguished character, or services; some man, if he might so speak of continental reputation.

Gouverneur Morris, statesman

Location is the key to most businesses, and the entrepreneurs typically build their reputation at a particular spot.

Phyllis Schlafly, lawyer

While the government can tell you that I am an innocent man, the government's letter cannot give me back my good name or my reputation.

Richard Jewell, celebrity

If you have this reputation you can sit back and endure it, or you can try to do things with it.

Rem Koolhaas, architect

We are looking for targets that have a tremendous strategic fit for the company. The colleges must have complementary education programs, have an excellent reputation, long operating history and solid regulatory compliance.

John Larson, politician

There is no advertisement as powerful as a positive reputation traveling fast.

Brian Koslow,

HBO is really famous for hiring good people and staying out of their way until they ask for help, or need it. And that reputation is earned.

Richard Russo, novelist

As the U.S. trade deficit, and the portion of that deficit attributed to China, continue to grow, our own economy is at risk of losing its reputation as a leader in world trade.

Jo Ann Emerson, politician

We have made drugs an Olympic event. It receives most of the coverage at the Games and even the suspicion of guilt can ruin a reputation for life.

Bill Toomey, athlete

It was considered the most dangerous route in the Hills, but as my reputation as a rider and quick shot was well known, I was molested very little, for the toll gatherers looked on me as being a good fellow, and they knew that I never missed my mark.

Calamity Jane, soldier

It is unfortunate that the poor judgment shown by a small group of young actors has tarnished the reputation of every child who has ever appeared before a camera.

Fred Savage, actor

Reputation is fine but you have to keep justifying it. In a sense, it makes it harder because people's expectations of you are higher. So, you have to fulfill those expectations. Or, try to exceed those expectations. But, it becomes more difficult as time goes on.

Derek Jacobi, actor

I would like you to consider the difference in the time from 1963 to date. The FBI, at that time, was headed by Mr. Hoover who had been appointed Director continuously. He had, I would say, a good reputation.

John Sherman Cooper, politician

It's funny because I think it also goes very well with the show. It has this reputation as being this love city where everyone goes to get married, but when you get there, it's very corny and tacky.

Caroline Dhavernas, actress

But I, Caesar, have not sought to amass wealth by the practice of my art, having been rather contented with a small fortune and reputation, than desirous of abundance accompanied by a want of reputation.

Marcus V. Pollio,

I, therefore, O Caesar, do not publish this work, merely prefixing my name to a treatise which of right belongs to others, nor think of acquiring reputation by finding fault with the works of any one.

Marcus V. Pollio,

In the end, you make your reputation and you have your success based upon credibility and being able to provide people who are really hungry for information what they want.

Brit Hume, journalist

Having had a reputation for being sexy is a great prop to lean on now.

Greta Scacchi, actress

Ballet-girls have a bad reputation, which is in most cases well deserved.

Henry Mayhew, journalist

It was delightful but, of course, it was pretty insulting to my professional reputation.

Anthony Holden, journalist

When the young Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret were growing up, that was at it's height and the War cemented that with photographs of the Royal Family having breakfast together and so on, by pinning their reputation so firmly on that particular issue.

Anthony Holden, journalist

I know for me like I have a reputation of being kind of tough, I have a reputation of also being the girl next door, kind of sweet but I have standards and my thing is, it's me on that screen and I don't have control over everything in this and I'm grateful and thankful.

Nia Long, actress

Me, my literary reputation is mostly abroad, but I am anchored here in New York. I can't think of any other place I'd rather die than here.

Harold Brodkey, author

I used to flirt with girls just to get the guys circling around us. I'm getting out of it now. I have to look after my reputation.

Katie Price, model

I had a national and international reputation. I had written the history and articles. So I brought to the Trotskyist movement some international reputation.

C. L. R. James, journalist

You are undoubtedly acquainted with my Reputation, and as for my Penmanship it must speak for itself; this is to desire your Approbation to keep a public school.

Eli Whitney, inventor

We've got another nominee coming up, well qualified, Texas Supreme Court Justice Priscilla Owens has a tremendous reputation, tremendous record, but they are already marshalling their forces to try to stop that nomination.

Jay Alan Sekulow, lawyer

And the university's reputation will only continue to grow as stories like Elaine's are spread. Delaware State University's motto 'a past to honor, a future to insure,' couldn't be any more fitting for this transitional period you are going through.

Michael N. Castle, politician

If you take the approach that you want to scrape every last nickel off the table, that'll work one or two times, but after awhile, your reputation will precede you.

Tom Hicks, businessman

SDC has a great reputation for putting live music on stage.

Graeme Murphy, dancer

I began to think, The endowment has had a bad reputation in the last few years, and that's unfair.

Jane Alexander, actress

And I have been able to establish this sort of decent reputation as being a decent character actor.

Vincent D'Onofrio, actor

When I went to Philadelphia I was 26 years old and really sitting on top of the world. Family life, a professional career, plenty of friends and associates, and a good reputation, a wish list that could be the envy of many.

Julius Erving, athlete

I decided that the University of Sussex in Brighton was a good place for this work because it had a strong tradition in bacterial molecular genetics and an excellent reputation in biology.

Paul Nurse, scientist

Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.

Euripides, poet

There are two way of establishing a reputation, one to be praised by honest people and the other to be accused by rogues. It is best, however, to secure the first one, because it will always be accompanied by the latter.

Charles Caleb Colton, writer

The two most precious things this side of the grave are our reputation and our life. But it is to be lamented that the most contemptible whisper may deprive us of the one, and the weakest weapon of the other.

Charles Caleb Colton, writer

A reputation for a thousand years may depend upon the conduct of a single moment.

Ernest Bramah, writer

A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was.

Joseph Hall, clergyman

The great difficulty is first to win a reputation; the next to keep it while you live; and the next to preserve it after you die, when affection and interest are over, and nothing but sterling excellence can preserve your name. Never suffer youth to be an excuse for inadequacy, nor age and fame to be an excuse for indolence.

Benjamin Haydon, artist

He that has the name to be an early riser may sleep till noon.

James Howell, writer

Good will, like a good name, is got by many actions, and lost by one.

Lord Jeffrey,

The blaze of reputation cannot be blown out, but it often dies in the socket; a very few names may be considered as perpetual lamps that shine unconsumed.

Samuel Johnson, author

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