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  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Who then is free? The one who wisely is lord of themselves, who neither poverty, death or captivity terrify, who is strong to resist his appetites and shun honors, and is complete in themselves smooth and round like a globe.
  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
    American television journalist 1937-
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    And after about two years, I realized that creative writing was not going to help you ace those biological tests. So I switched over to journalism. I didn't graduate with honors, but I did graduate on time and with some doing.
  • Adam Clarke
    Adam Clarke
    British Methodist theologian 1762-1832
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    As preachers of the gospel of Jesus, do not expect worldly honors: these Jesus Christ neither took to himself, nor gave to his disciples.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
    Confucius
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    Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
  • Mignon McLaughlin
    Mignon McLaughlin
    American writer, editor 1915?-
    Mignon McLaughlin
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    Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers.
  • Walt Whitman
    Walt Whitman
    American poet, essayist, and journalist 1819-1892
    Walt Whitman
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    He most honors my style who learns under it to destroy the teacher.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
    Plato
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    Hereditary honors are a noble and a splendid treasure to descendants.
  • Burgess Owens
    Burgess Owens
    American football player 1951-
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    I believe that my worth is not measured by what I do, by the honors that are bestowed upon me, or by material wealth that I might obtain. Instead, I am measured by the courage I show while standing for my beliefs, by the dedication I exhibit to ensure my word is good, and the resolve I undertake to establish my actions and deeds as honorable.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
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    It is not easy to imagine how little interested a scientist usually is in the work of any other, with the possible exception of the teacher who backs him or the student who honors him.
  • Louisa May Alcott
    Louisa May Alcott
    American Author 1832-1888
    Louisa May Alcott
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    Life is my college. May I graduate well, and earn some honors.
  • Ovid
    Ovid
    Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
    Ovid
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    Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships, the poor man everywhere lies low.
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