Quotes by honor

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  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
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    The honor of the conquest is rated by the difficulty.
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
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    The jingling of the guinea helps the hurt that Honor feels.
  • The law often permits what honor prohibits.
  • Blaine Lee
    Blaine Lee
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    The leader who exercises power with honor will work from the inside out, starting with himself.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    The most spiritual human beings, assuming they are the most courageous, also experience by far the most painful tragedies: but it is precisely for this reason that they honor life, because it brings against them its most formidable weapons.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    The most tragic thing in the world is a man of genius who is not a man of honor.
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
    Woodrow Wilson
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    The nation's honor is dearer than the nation's comfort; yes, than the nation's life itself.
  • David Lloyd George
    David Lloyd George
    British Statesman, Prime Minister 1863-1945
    David Lloyd George
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    The stern hand of fate has scourged us to an elevation where we can see the great everlasting things which matter for a nation - the great peaks we had forgotten, of Honor, Duty, Patriotism, and clad in glittering white, the great pinnacle of Sacrifice pointing like a rugged finger to Heaven.
  • Aberjhani
    Aberjhani
    American historian, columnist and novelist 1957-
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    The ultimate test on the way to establishing an ideal civilization encouraging ideal human behavior was to look bravely beyond gender, color, ethnic origin, religious difference, and class distinctions to discover and honor the value of each unique individual.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    The venerable emeritus professors still at Yale when I entered graduate school may have been reserved, puritanical WASPs, but they were men of honor who had given their lives to scholarship. Today in the elite schools, honor and ethics are gone.
    Source: Vamps and Tramps (1994)
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
    Plato
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    There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.
  • Thomas E. Lawrence
    Thomas E. Lawrence
    British archaeologist, military officer, diplomat, and writer 1888-1935
    Thomas E. Lawrence
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    There could be no honor in a sure success, but much might be wrested from a sure defeat.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
  • Grover Cleveland
    Grover Cleveland
    American politician and lawyer 1837-1908
    Grover Cleveland
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    There is no calamity which a great nation can invite which equals that which follows a supine submission to wrong and injustice and the consequent loss of national self-respect and honor, beneath which are shielded and defended a people's safety and greatness.
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