Honesty Quotes and Sayings
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.
– Oprah Winfrey
Be true to who you are.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don’t play at all.
– Theodore Roosevelt
Honesty is virtue, but when it kills the innocent, it’s just as lethal a vice as murder itself.
Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Honesty will lead you further than lies.
If you can’t be true to yourself, who can you be true to?
A good legacy name stands forever. Cheaters fade, they vanish and go away like nothing.
100% truth = 100% success.
Telling 90% of the truth with the intent of withholding the other 10% is the same as lying.
Lies sound sweet and truth tastes bitter, but believe me or not, lies are worse than truth. Because once truth is exposed it’s exposed but lies go on forever and one day you’ll have to say the truth.
Honesty is a perfume that is cheap but even with its cheapness not all can afford it.
Above all, don’t lie to yourself. The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to love.
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky
It is easier to find a white raven, than a good and honest person nowadays.
Maybe my expectations for honesty are too high.
– Kelley Armstrong
I Would Prefer To Be A Honest Failure…Than To Be A Corrupt Success.
Honesty is my religion.
Honesty is the quality I value most in a friend. Not bluntness, but honesty with compassion.
– Brooke Shields
He who dares not offend cannot be honest.
– Thomas Paine