Quotes by honesty
Quotes 1 till 15 of 73.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
Friedrich von Schiller
German poet 1759-1805
Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
Honoré Gabriel Riqueti Count of Mirabeau
French revolutionary and writer 1749-1791
If honesty did not exist, we ought to invent it as the best means of getting rich.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself.
A commentary on the times is that the word 'honesty' is now preceded by 'old-fashioned.'
American editor and novelist 1924-2017
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
German tennis player 1967-
An autobiography is not about pictures; it's about the stories; it's about honesty and as much truth as you can tell without coming too close to other people's privacy.
Ben E. King
American soul and R&B singer 1938-2015
And, because there was an honesty about all that was going on. It connected with the people in the street.
Art, whose honesty must work through artifice, cannot avoid cheating truth.
Blunders, no, only friendship binds us to honesty - attracting crypts of mushrooms in the wake of our snowboards.
English writer 1707-1754
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
American industrialist 1835-1919
Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concentration.
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.
English Anglican theologian and biochemist 1924-2006
For many decades now - and certainly during my adult life in academe - the Western intellectual world has not been convinced that theology is a pursuit that can be engaged in with intellectual honesty and integrity.
French poet 1821-1867
For the merchant, even honesty is a financial speculation.