Reputation Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
It is easier to add to a great reputation than to get it.
- Publilius Syrus
The only happy author in this world is he who is below the care of reputation.
- Washington Irving Lincoln Adams
Reputation is rarely proportioned to virtue.
- St. Evermond
You’re not born with a walk like that. You have to earn it.
- Donna Ball
As a general rule, a reputation is built on manner as much as on achievement.
- Joseph Conrad
When a door opens not to your knock, consider your reputation.
It is generally much more shameful to lose a good reputation than never to have acquired it.
- Pliny the Elder
Makin’ mistakes ain’t a crime, you know. What’s the use of having a reputation if you can’t ruin it every now and then?
- Simone Elkeles
Don’t consider your reputation and you may do anything you like.
A doctor’s reputation is made by the number of eminent men who die under his care.
- George Bernard Shaw
With enough courage, you can do without a reputation.
- Margaret Mitchell
It is a maxim to me that no man was ever written out of reputation but by himself.
- Richard Bentley
Kindly words do not enter so deeply into men as a reputation for kindness.
Reputations, like beavers and cloaks, shall last some people twice the time of others.
- Douglas Jerrold
How many worthy men have we seen survive their own reputations!
- Michael Eyquen de Montaigne
A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold.
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.
- Benjamin Franklin
Character is much easier kept than recovered.
- Thomas Paine
It take years to build trust and reputation and a seconds to destroy it.
Character is what you are. Reputation is what people think you are.
- Henry H. Saunderson
Give a man a reputation as an early riser and he can sleep ’til noon.
- Mark Twain