Best Quotes about Honesty
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
No such thing as a man willing to be honest --that would be like a blind man willing to see.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Honest hearts produce honest actions.
Maybe coming clean is the ultimate selfish act. A way to absolve yourself by hurting someone who doesn't deserve to be hurt.
Every man who says frankly and fully what he thinks is doing a public service.
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less rascal in the world.
I would give no thought of what the world might say of me, if I could only transmit to posterity the reputation of an honest man.
Honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defense.
Each time you are honest and conduct yourself with honesty, a success force will drive you toward greater success. Each time you lie, even with a little white lie, there are strong forces pushing you toward failure.
Dishonest people conceal their faults from themselves as well as others, honest people know and confess them.
Bovee, Christian Nevell
You shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another. [Leviticus 19:11]
Successful people have cultivated the habit of never denying to themselves their true feelings and attitudes. They have no need for pretenses.
Fink, David Harold
Some persons are likable in spite of their unswerving integrity.
The day is for honest men, the night for thieves.
If honesty did not exist, we ought to invent it as the best means of getting rich.
Mirabeau, Gabriel Riqueti
There is one way to find out if a man is honest; ask him! If he says yes you know he's crooked.
Nothing resembles an honest man more than a cheat.
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?
No man is so exquisitely honest or upright in living, but that ten times in his life he might not lawfully be hanged.
Montaigne, Michel Eyquem De
If you follow only one rule, let it be this one: Be yourself. The really strong boy-girl relationships are based on what people really are, not on what they pretend to be.
I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell people what you're trying to accomplish and what you're willing to sacrifice to accomplish it.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
When you accept yourself completely you do not have to maintain a phony front, drive yourself to achieve or feel insecure if people tune-in to you and what you are doing.
Keyes Jr., Ken
Be prepared and be honest.
A few honest men are better than numbers.
From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned.
To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.
Every man has his fault, and honesty is his.
There is something greater than wealth, grander even than fame -- manhood, character, stand for success... nothing else really does.
Marden, Orison Swett
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Oh for someone with a heart, head and hand. Whatever they call them, what do I care, aristocrat, democrat, autocrat, just be it one that can rule and dare not lie.
Tennyson, Lord Alfred
Son, always tell the truth. Then you'll never have to remember what you said the last time.
It is a fine thing to be honest, but it is also very important to be right.
I grew up in New York, and I have that in me, that be-honest-at-all-costs, don't b.s. me attitude. I say, If you've got something to say about me, say it to my face. And then we'll either talk about it or fight about it.
Honesty is for the most par less profitable than dishonesty.
No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself, and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be true.
Everybody has a little bit of Watergate in him.
Act in earnest and you will become earnest in all you do.
People may or may not say what they mean... but they always say something designed to get what they want.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.
Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise.
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
Honest men are the soft easy cushions on which knaves repose and fatten.
To many a man, and sometimes to a youth, there comes the opportunity to choose between honorable competence and tainted wealth. The young man who starts out to be poor and honorable, holds in his hand one of the strongest elements of success.
Marden, Orison Swett
The true measure of life is not length, but honesty.
When in doubt, tell the truth.
The easiest thing to be in the world is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position.
Honesty is the most single most important factor having a direct bearing on the final success of an individual, corporation, or product.
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