84 Greatest Quotes About Honor
Even the smallest act of service, the simplest act of kindness, is a way to honor those we lost; a way to reclaim that spirit of unity that followed 9/11.
The best way to honor someone who has passed is to live.
To be wealthy and honored in an unjust society is a disgrace.
It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
Speak only that which will bring you honor.
We should keep the dead before our eyes, and honor them as though still living.
You should not honor men more than truth.
Those honor nature well, who teach that she can speak on everything.
A nation that fails to honor its heroes, soon will have no heroes to honor.
Don't tell me you're going to be on the honor roll. Shut up! Go to work! And show me!
When I'm on that stage, I assume honor. I assume compensation, and I should.
My belief is that I wasn't born into Judaism by accident, and so I needed to find ways to honor that.
The most tragic thing in the world is a man of genius who is not a man of honor.
George Bernard Shaw
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Honor is self-esteem made visible in action.
Beware of overconcern for money, or position, or glory. Someday you will meet a man who cares for none of these things. Then you will know how poor you are.
I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.
No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company.
We value virtue but do not discuss it. The honest bookkeeper, the faithful wife, the earnest scholar get little of our attention compared to the embezzler, the tramp, the cheat.
National honor is the national property of the highest value.
Be strong. Live honorably and with dignity. When you don't think you can, hold on.
The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me. However, few escape that distinction.
The virtuous man contents himself with dreaming that which the wicked man does in actual life.
If honor were profitable, everybody would be honorable.
The best work that anybody ever writes is the work that is on the verge of embarrassing him, always.
American slavery was not a Sergio Leone Spaghetti Western. It was a holocaust. My ancestors are slaves. Stolen from Africa. I will honor them.
Honor has to say "please" and "thank you." Manners are really important.
A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
To represent your country is an honor and a great experience.
We protest solemnly in the face of mankind, that we desire peace at any sacrifice, save that of honor.
Honor means that a man is not exceptional; fame, that he is. Fame is something which must be won; honor, only something which must not be lost.
I have considered the pension list of the republic a roll of honor.
It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor.
Unaffected modesty is the sweetest charm of female excellence, the richest gem in the diadem of her honor.