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Honor Quotes

"Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud."

"He has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so."
Walter Lippmann

"Nobody can acquire honor by doing what is wrong"
Thomas Jefferson

"The most tragic thing in the world is a man of genius who is not a man of honor"
George Bernard Shaw

"You cannot believe in honor until you have achieved it, better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world"
George Bernard Shaw

"The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be in reality what we would appear to be; all human virtues increase and strengthen themselves by the practice and experience of them."

"Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart."

"Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost."
Arthur Schopenhauer

"One of the common failings among honorable people is a failure to appreciate how thoroughly dishonorable some other people can be, and how dangerous it is to trust them"
Thomas Sowell

"Honor is simply the morality of superior men."
Henry Louis Mencken

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Honor Definition: Not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent. Worthy of being honored.

Etymology of 'Honor'
c.1200, "glory, renown, fame earned," from Anglo-French honour, Old French honor (Modern French honneur), from Latin honorem (nominative honos, later honor) "honor, dignity, office, reputation," of unknown origin. Till 17c., honour and honor were equally frequent; the former now preferred in England, the latter in U.S. by influence of Noah Webster's spelling reforms.

Positive Suggestions:
"Awaken your natural Honor"
"Perfect Honor is within you"
"Allow yourself to feel Honorable now"
"Accept Honor"
"Trust in your Honor"
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