Honor Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Honor

Read This: Folk Quotes And Sayings

No evil is honorable: but death is honorable; therefore death is not evil.
~By Citium Zeno ~


Let us also reflect on the honorable service of our men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces currently serving our country overseas in Iraq and Afghanistan, and around the world.
~By John Linder ~


Finally, gentleman, from the considerations above mentioned, as I cannot consistently with my own honor, nor with utility to my country, considering the manner in which Business is transacted here, remain any longer in this chair, I now resign it.
~By Henry Laurens ~


Those who give hoping to be rewarded with honor are not giving, they are bargaining.
~By Philo ~


Any time you're mentioned in the same breath as Tony Esposito, for whatever reason, it's a great honor. He's one of my idols. He's one of the greatest of all time.
~By Curtis Joseph ~


Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


It is not enough to be well-intentioned; one must strive to put those intentions into action in a capable way. One must consider the effect his actions will have on others. Looked at like this, to persist in ignorance is itself dishonorable.
~By Andrew Cohen ~


A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.
~By Pindar ~


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


The Hamas organization is unwilling to honor the obligations that the Palestinian Authority has signed.
~By Moshe Katsav ~


A servant of God has but one Master. It ill becomes the servant to seek to be rich, and great, and honored in that world where his Lord was poor, and mean, and despised.
~By George Muller ~


I was mostly surprised by the rap artists, actually, that were influenced by Sabbath. That was a surprise. But it's very nice and I'm very honored. It's nice to know after 27 years now that what I said in the first place has stuck, and that was the belief in it.
~By Tony Iommi ~


Worthless is the nation that does not gladly stake its all on its honor.
~By Friedrich Schiller ~


Storytelling is an ancient and honorable act. An essential role to play in the community or tribe. It's one that I embrace wholeheartedly and have been fortunate enough to be rewarded for.
~By Russell Banks ~


No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
~By Calvin Coolidge ~


It's like being a Knight of the Garter. It's an honor, but it doesn't hold up anything.
~By Fulton J. Sheen ~


Please let me assure you, however, that the keen disappointment and regret which I feel in this regard serve only to enhance my profound appreciation of the great honor which you have done me; and my sincere gratitude for your generous action.
~By Cordell Hull ~


But we must not, if we are loyal, disperse our energies in a partisan warfare that is waged without regard to its consequences to the well being, security, or honor of the country.
~By Bainbridge Colby ~


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


It was like an honor thing for me to meet 50 cause I respected his whole story.
~By Young Buck ~


The president of the United States and his secretary of state were made honorary Hebrews.
~By Julius Streicher ~


Favor and honor sometimes fall more fitly on those who do not desire them.
~By Titus Livius ~


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


Everything goes by the board: honor, pride, decency to get the book written.
~By William Faulkner ~


If you be faithful, you will have that honor that comes from God: his Spirit will say in your hearts, Well done, good and faithful servants.
~By Adam Clarke ~


All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
~By John Adams ~


If success attends my steps, honor and glory await my name-if defeat, still shall it be said we died like brave men, and conferred honor, even in death, on the American Name.
~By Zebulon Pike ~


I have no desire to be president of the United States. Zero desire. I don't think that I would be electable. And there are far too many people that are far smarter than me to be president. I'd like to find one with some honor and integrity. I haven't seen them yet, but they'll show up.
~By Glenn Beck ~


My studies are important to me. I made the honor role just recently, with 2 A's and 2 B's.
~By Ryan White ~


The second office in the government is honorable and easy; the first is but a splendid misery.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


I'm just so honored that the universe chose me to be the spark that has set off a raging inferno.
~By Cindy Sheehan ~


I have been both praised and criticized. The criticism stung, but the praise sometimes bothered me even more. To have received such praise and honors has always been puzzling to me.
~By Billy Joel ~


Men honor what lies within the sphere of their knowledge, but do not realize how dependent they are on what lies beyond it.
~By Zhuangzi ~


Because of my tremendous respect for Bob Barker and for the show's high standards of professionalism I consider this a tremendous honor that few announcers have ever been treated to. Both Rod's and Johnny's shoes are huge; I can't think about filling them.
~By Randy West ~


A writer is a human being. He has to live with a sense of honor.
~By Irwin Shaw ~


Any person of honor chooses rather to lose his honor than to lose his conscience.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~


The honors of this world, what are they but puff, and emptiness, and peril of falling?
~By Saint Aurelius Augustine ~


Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
~By Aristotle ~


For as long as this nation has known war, we have embraced the heroes it has produced. Americans have rightfully noted the honor and nobility of courage under hostile fire and thanked those who perished in their defense.
~By James T. Walsh ~


Humans love truth and justice, and rejoice in ceremonies that honor those qualities. For that sentiment we should indeed thank God.
~By Alfred Day Hershey ~


I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


I am both proud and honored to be on the Board of Directors for the Texas Ballet Theater.
~By Janine Turner ~


And as far as the Disney Concert hall is concerned, it is a wonderful modern structure and I am extremely honored that I had this opportunity to have a concert here.
~By Nobuo Uematsu ~


True freedom is where an individual's thoughts and actions are in alignment with that which is true, correct, and of honor - no matter the personal price.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


But if you believe in Christ and that your main goal with your life is supposed to be to honor Him and do His will, then you don't have as much pressure as someone who bases all their happiness on whether they're a movie star.
~By Victoria Jackson ~


The Nobel Prize is given as a personal award but it also honors the field of research in which I have worked and it also honors my students and colleagues.
~By Robert Hofstadter ~


It is more honorable to be raised to a throne than to be born to one. Fortune bestows the one, merit obtains the other.
~By Petrarch ~


If you seek Hamilton's monument, look around. You are living in it. We honor Jefferson, but live in Hamilton's country, a mighty industrial nation with a strong central government.
~By George Will ~


It was appointed by law in Athens, that the obsequies of the citizens who fell in battle should be performed at the public expense, and in the most honorable manner.
~By Edward Everett ~


A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.
~By Horace ~


I believe with all my heart that America remains 'the great idea' that inspires the world. It is a privilege to be born here. It is an honor to become a citizen here. It is a gift to raise your family here, to vote here, and to live here.
~By Arnold Schwarzenegger ~


So when I had to make a decision whether I would like to do honors degree course in Islamic studies and Malay studies too, so I thought Islamic studies would be good.
~By Abdullah Ahmad Badawi ~


Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honored by posterity because he was the last to discover America.
~By James Joyce ~


I had the honor of speaking with Asimov. The album ended up being something not directly related to Asimov, but related instead to the concept of the power of robotics.
~By Alan Parsons ~


People who refuse to rest honorably on their laurels when they reach retirement age seem very admirable to me.
~By Helen Hayes ~


Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
~By Khalil Gibran ~


Be noble minded! Our own heart, and not other men's opinions of us, forms our true honor.
~By Friedrich Schiller ~


The local communities, through their leaders, were able to build a communications network that allowed my work here to reflect the needs and interests of the people within the 9th Congressional District. It's been an honor to do that and we did so successfully.
~By Nick Lampson ~


Affliction is the wholesome soil of virtue, where patience, honor, sweet humility, and calm fortitude, take root and strongly flourish.
~By David Mallet ~


We treat our people like royalty. If you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you.
~By Mary Kay Ash ~


Our flag honors those who have fought to protect it, and is a reminder of the sacrifice of our nation's founders and heroes. As the ultimate icon of America's storied history, the Stars and Stripes represents the very best of this nation.
~By Joe Barton ~


Not that money is a driving force. It's an honor to play for your country.
~By Payne Stewart ~


Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is.
~By Thomas Carlyle ~


Men value things in three ways: as useful, as pleasant or sources of pleasure, and as excellent, or as intrinsically admirable or honorable.
~By Mortimer Adler ~


There really is something raw about sexuality that's real and good and we must continue to learn to not be ashamed of it. But - we have to honor the reality of practicing safer sex.
~By Kyan Douglas ~


We remain at peace with all nations, and no efforts on my part consistent with the preservation of our rights and the honor of the country shall be spared to maintain a position so consonant to our institutions.
~By Martin Van Buren ~


The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


We must not try to force him to take civilization immediately in its complete form, but under just laws, guaranteeing to Indians equal civil laws, the Indian question, a source of such dishonor to our country and of shame to true patriots, will soon be a thing of the past.
~By George Crook ~


When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.
~By Robert Green Ingersoll ~


Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
~By James Lane Allen ~


I used to be a discipline problem, which caused me embarrassment until I realized that being a discipline problem in a racist society is sometimes an honor.
~By Ishmael Reed ~


I want the public to know that it will be an honor for me to meet them and spend a few special moments with all those who helped me through my filmed career.
~By Tony Curtis ~


Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honor of the family.
~By Vartan Gregorian ~


A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice.
~By Walter Savage Landor ~


You can be deprived of your money, your job and your home by someone else, but remember that no one can ever take away your honor.
~By William Lyon Phelps ~


Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
~By Sophocles ~


If there are going to be people out there making war on other people, don't you think it's a good idea for some of those people to at least follow a code of ethics? Not 'honor' but something you can pin down and be sure of, something with the same rules for everybody.
~By Mercedes Lackey ~


To be meek, patient, tactful, modest, honorable, brave, is not to be either manly or womanly; it is to be humane.
~By Jane Harrison ~


I believe there are more urgent and honorable occupations than the incomparable waste of time we call suffering.
~By Sidonie Gabrielle Colette ~


It was dripping and, you know, and there was a whole line of cameras and microphones. I felt like - you remember the honor guards, only it was a dishonor guard.
~By Jim Bakker ~


I am also a Kentucky Colonel and an Honorary Mayor of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, among other things.
~By Jack L. Chalker ~


When he died, Emerson was thought of as the representative American writer par excellence, and his point of view was still so potent that William James was honored to be asked to speak at a centenary celebration.
~By Howard Mumford Jones ~


I am unable to understand how a man of honor could take a newspaper in his hands without a shudder of disgust.
~By Charles Baudelaire ~


My honor is my loyalty.
~By Heinrich Himmler ~


I believe honor thy mother and father is not just a good commandment to live by, it is good public policy to govern by. That is why I feel so strongly about Medicare.
~By Barbara Mikulski ~


National honor is the national property of the highest value.
~By James Monroe ~


You know there's nothing a Hill Democrat would rather do than criticize another Democrat. It is their favorite activity. Then they can read about how honorable they are in an Op-Ed piece, how bipartisan.
~By James Carville ~


Who sows virtue reaps honor.
~By Leonardo da Vinci ~


As a privileged survivor of the First World War, I hope I may be allowed to interject here a deeply felt tribute to those who were not fortunate enough to succeed, but who shared the signal honor of trying to the last to salvage peace.
~By Rene Cassin ~


Nothing is less important than which fork you use. Etiquette is the science of living. It embraces everything. It is ethics. It is honor.
~By Emily Post ~


There is nothing left to me but honor, and my life, which is saved.
~By Francis I ~


Why should every single character be an honor student who goes around helping others and never doing anything wrong? Is that like the rule or something?
~By Mike Judge ~


Perfectionism becomes a badge of honor with you playing the part of the suffering hero.
~By David D. Burns ~


My films are always concerned with family, friendship, honor, and patriotism.
~By John Woo ~


I appreciate all of the attention I get in my career. I am a loner and live a rather secluded life so sometimes I do get overwhelmed, but I am always very appreciative of everything, and honored.
~By Kim Elizabeth ~


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.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


I didn't always know, but I always wanted to. I always wanted to be the very best receiver the Cowboys ever had. That was my goal coming in as a rookie and my goal throughout my career: being the best they ever had, going up in the Ring of Honor.
~By Michael Irvin ~


You will not dishonor the divine perfections by judgments unworthy of them, provided you never judge of Him by yourself, provided you do not ascribe to the Creator the imperfections and limitations of created beings.
~By Nicolas Malebranche ~


I owe all of this to the guys I've played with and all the coaches that have helped me get to where I'm at right now. I'm honored to be here.
~By Allen Iverson ~


We believe that salvation is to be found in wholesome work in a beloved land. Work will provide our people with the bread of tomorrow, and moreover, with the honor of the tomorrow, the freedom of the tomorrow.
~By Theodor Herzl ~

Read This: Practice Quotes And Sayings
September 29 ,2022
All content on this page is copyright protected by ispace1. No part of the content on this page should be copied or republished in any manner without obtaining our prior necessary written permission.
Related Articles
Community Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Community
Past Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Past
Nobility Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Nobility
Zodiac Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Zodiac
Freedom Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Freedom