Quotes: honesty

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  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
  • Friedrich von Schiller
    Friedrich von Schiller
    German poet 1759-1805
    Friedrich von Schiller
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    Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
  • Charles Simmons
    Charles Simmons
    American editor and novelist 1924-2017
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    Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy of dishonesty.

    Source: Laconic Manual and Brief Remarker, containing over a thousand subjects alphabetically and systematically arranged (1852) Accuracy

  • Charles Simmons
    Charles Simmons
    American editor and novelist 1924-2017
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    Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
  • Laura Riding
    Laura Riding
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    Art, whose honesty must work through artifice, cannot avoid cheating truth.
  • Henry Fielding
    Henry Fielding
    English writer 1707-1754
    Henry Fielding
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    Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
  • Andrew Carnegie
    Andrew Carnegie
    American industrialist 1835-1919
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    Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concentration.
  • Joseph Sugarman
    Joseph Sugarman
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    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.
  • Charles Baudelaire
    Charles Baudelaire
    French poet 1821-1867
    Charles Baudelaire
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    For the merchant, even honesty is a financial speculation.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    For them that think death's honesty won't fall upon them naturally life sometimes must get lonely.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    He that fails in his endeavors after wealth or power will not long retain either honesty or courage.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    Honesty and integrity are by far the most important assets of an entrepreneur.
  • Don Marquis
    Don Marquis
    American writer 1878-1937
    Don Marquis
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    Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to its possessor unless it is kept under control.
  • Stephen Vincent Benét
    Stephen Vincent Benét
    American poet, short story writer, and novelist 1898-1943
    Stephen Vincent Benét
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    Honesty is as rare as a man without self-pity.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
    Plato
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    Honesty is for the most par less profitable than dishonesty.
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