Quotes tagged with honesty (165 quotes found)

Oscar Wilde
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Kent M. Keith
The Paradoxical Commandments
Jess C. Scott
When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.
Stephen Chbosky
I think that if I ever have kids, and they are upset, I won't tell them that people are starving in China or anything like that because it wouldn't change the fact that they were upset. And even if somebody else has it much worse, that doesn't really change the fact that you have what you have.
honesty  # 553
Paulo Coelho
Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.
honesty  confidence  # 1313
Noël Coward
It's discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
Virginia Woolf
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
truth  honesty  lies  stories  # 1616
Khaled Hosseini
And that's the thing about people who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too.
Franz Kafka
Don't bend; don't water it down; don't try to make it logical; don't edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.
Albert Einstein
Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters
honesty  integrity  character  # 2712
George Washington
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
truth  honesty  lies  lying  confession  excuses  # 2865
Laura Ingalls Wilder
The real things haven't changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong.
life  honesty  happy  # 2997
John Quincy Adams
All men profess honesty as long as they can. To believe all men honest would be folly. To believe none so is something worse.
men  Honest  honesty  # 5506
Summer Altice
I look for these qualities and characteristics in people. Honesty is number one, respect, and absolutely the third would have to be loyalty.
respect  loyalty  honesty  # 11542
James Altucher
Honesty is the fastest way to prevent a mistake from turning into a failure.
failure  honesty  mistake  # 11593
James Altucher
Honesty is about the scars. It's about the blemishes. But it's more than just bragging about failure, which could be a form of ego. It's about truly helping people.
failure  honesty  ego  # 11615