Honesty Quotes

Before us lie two paths – honesty or dishonesty.
The ignorant embark on the dishonest path, the wise on the honest. For in helping others, you help yourself; in hurting others, you hurt yourself. Those who remain honest know the truth: character overshadows money, trust rises above fame. And honesty is still the best policy.

Prefer a loss to a dishonest gain; the one brings pain at the moment, the other for all time.
Chilon

Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.
Thomas Jefferson

It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
Mark Twain

Choose the way of life. Choose the way of love. Choose the way of goodness. It’s up to you. It’s your choice.
Leo Buscaglia

There is no right way to do something wrong.
Unkonwn

To many a man, and sometimes to a youth, there comes the opportunity to choose between honorable competence and tainted wealth… The young man, ¬†who starts out to be poor and honorable, holds in his hand one of the strongest elements of success.
Orison Swett Marden

They are only truly great who are truly good.
George Chapman

No legacy is so rich as honesty.
William Shakespeare

The glory that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious and eternal.
Sallust

Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right results.
James Allen

I contend that dishonesty will create a failure force that often manifests itself in ohter ways – ways not apparent to the outside observer.
Joseph Sugarman

Understand this law and you will then know, beyond room for the slightest doubt, that you are constantly punishing yourself for every wrong you commit and rewarding yourself for every act of constructive conduct in which you indulge.
Napoleon Hill

Everyone will experience the consequences of his own acts. If his acts are right, he’ll get good consequences; if they are not, he’ll suffer for it.
Harry Browne

Whatever our creed, we feel that no good deed can by any possibility go unrewarded, no evil deed unpunished.
Orison Swett Marden

You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Each time you are honest and conduct yourself with honesty, a success force will drive you toward greater success. Each time you lie, even with a little white lie, there are strong forces pushing you toward failure.
Joseph Sugarman

Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Sophocles

To measure the man measure this heart.
Malcolm S Forbes