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Honor quotes and quotations

Be honorable yourself if you wish to associate with honorable people.
Welsh Proverb

Don't look for more honor than your learning merits.
Jewish Proverb

Content thyself to be obscurely good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, the post of honor is a private station.
Joseph Addison

The difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has not been caught.
H.L. Mencken

The body is shaped, disciplined, honored, and in time, trusted.
Martha Graham

The difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has not been caught.
H. L. Mencken

If the truth doesn't save us, what does that say about us?
Lois McMaster Bujold

Be not ashamed of thy virtues; honor's a good brooch to wear in a man's hat at all times.
Ben Johnson

Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
Aristotle

Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Theodore Roosevelt

Don't look for more honor than your learning merits.
Jewish Proverb

An honor is not diminished for being shared.
Lois McMaster Bujold

As quick as lightning, in the breach Just in the place where honour's lodged, As wise philosophers have judged, Because a kick in that place more Hurts honour than deep wounds before.
Samuel Butler (1)

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
George Bernard Shaw

Guard your honor. Let your reputation fall where it will. And outlive the bastards.
Lois McMaster Bujold

Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
Oprah Winfrey

What is left when honor is lost?
Publilius Syrus

Reputation is what other people know about you. Honor is what you know about yourself.
Lois McMaster Bujold

Your word is a s good as the Bank, Sir.
Thomas Holcroft

Honour is but an itch in youthful blood Of doing acts extravagantly good.
Samuel Howard

Better to die ten thousand deaths, Than wound my honour.
Joseph Addison

Great honours are great burdens, but on whom They are cast with envy, he doth bear two loads. His cares must still be double to his joys, In any dignity.
Ben Jonson

When neither their property nor their honor is touched, the majority of men live content.
Niccolo Machiavelli

Honor is like an island, rugged and without shores; once we have left it, we can never return.
Nicolas Boileau

Content thyself to be obscurely good. When vice prevails and impious men bear away, The post of honor is a private station.
Joseph Addison

Here honor binds me, and I wish to satisfy it. [Lat., Ici l'honneur m'oblige, et j'y veux satisfaire.]
Pierre Corneille

And all at Worcester but the honour lost.
John Dryden

Titles of honour add not to his worth, Who is himself an honour of his titles.
John Ford

Madame, that you may know the state of the rest of my misfortune, there is nothing left to me but honor, and my life, which is saved.
Francis I (Francois)

Give me, kind Heaven, a private station, A mind serene for contemplation: Title and profit I resign; The post of honor shall be mine.
John Gay

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Honor is like a widow, won With brisk attempt and putting on.
Samuel Butler (1)

When about to commit a base deed, respect thyself, though there is no witness.
Decimus Magnus Ausonius

There is no praise in being upright, where no one can, or tries to corrupt you.
Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Do not consider what you may do, but what it will become you to have done, and let the sense of honor subdue your mind.
Claudian (Claudianus)

Honor does not have to be defended.
Robert J. Sawyer

Be honorable yourself if you wish to associate with honorable people.
Welsh Proverb

Dead on the field of honour.
Author Unknown

The sense of honour is of so fine and delicate a nature, that it is only to be met with in minds which are naturally noble, or in such as have been cultivated by good examples, or a refined education.
Joseph Addison

The best memorial for a mighty man is to gain honor ere death.
Decimus Magnus Ausonius

These were honoured in their generations, and were the glory of the times.
Bible

Honor is like an island, rugged and without shores; we can never re-enter it once we are on the outside.
Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux

If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in Honour's truckle-bed.
Samuel Butler (1)

The honors of this world, what are they but puff, and emptiness, and peril of falling?
Joseph Addison

Honor lies in honest toil.
Steven Grover Cleveland

Now, while the honour thou hast got Is spick and span new.
Samuel Butler (1)