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Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.
Frank Lloyd Wright
American architect 1869-1959
Early in life, I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose honest arrogance and have seen no occasions to change.
Joseph De Maistre
French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
False opinions are like false money, struck first of all by guilty men and thereafter circulated by honest people who perpetuate the crime without knowing what they are doing.
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
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.
French Emperor 1769-1821
There is no class of people so hard to manage in a state, as those whose intentions are honest, but whose consciences are bewitched.
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
A Christian is nothing but a sinful man who has put himself to school for Christ for the honest purpose of becoming better.
British Statesman, Prime Minister 1779-1848
A doctrinaire is a fool but an honest man.
Parliamentarian General, Lord Protector of England 1599-1658
A few honest men are better than numbers.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar.
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
A man is sorry to be honest for nothing.
English writer 1778-1830
A Whig is properly what is called a Trimmer - that is, a coward to both sides of the question, who dare not be a knave nor an honest man, but is a sort of whiffing, shuffling, cunning, silly, contemptible, unmeaning negation of the two.
American television personality, disc jockey and model 1983-
All I care about, to be honest, is surfing. I love surfing more than anything. To me, there's nothing like that.
American columnist 1918-
All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principle of equal partnership.
Australian actress and theatre 1969-
An actress once advised me, 'Make sure you do your own laundry - it will keep you honest.'
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