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Material possessions, winning scores, and great reputations are meaningless in the eyes of the Lord, because He knows what we really are and that is all that matters.
~By John Wooden ~


Silence and reserve will give anyone a reputation for wisdom.
~By Myrtle Reed ~


Reputation is fine but you have to keep justifying it. In a sense, it makes it harder because people's expectations of you are higher. So, you have to fulfill those expectations. Or, try to exceed those expectations. But, it becomes more difficult as time goes on.
~By Derek Jacobi ~


And though I might have learnt more wit and advanced my understanding by living in a Court, yet being dull, fearful and bashful, I neither heeded what was said or practised, but just what belonged to my loyal duty and my own honest reputation.
~By Margaret Cavendish ~


Reputation is favorable notoriety as distinguished from fame, which is permanent approval of great deeds and noble thoughts by the best intelligence of mankind.
~By George William Curtis ~


You can't build a reputation on what you intend to do.
~By Liz Smith ~


Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
~By Baltasar Gracian ~


Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but it is the light by which the world looks for and finds merit.
~By James Russell Lowell ~


Open your mouth and purse cautiously, and your stock of wealth and reputation shall, at least in repute, be great.
~By John Zimmerman ~


Me, I'd prefer to have a good reputation rather than getting press for being scandalous, getting drunk in public, staying out late and so on.
~By Sophia Bush ~


A penumbra of somber dignity has descended over his reputation.
~By James Atlas ~


The people were simpler, more peaceable and friendly in their manners and dispositions; and assassinations, which give the southern provinces so ill a reputation, were almost unknown.
~By Henry Walter Bates ~


We are looking for targets that have a tremendous strategic fit for the company. The colleges must have complementary education programs, have an excellent reputation, long operating history and solid regulatory compliance.
~By John Larson ~


No man can understand why a woman shouldn't prefer a good reputation to a good time.
~By Helen Rowland ~


I did not want to put myself on the line, as an Australian playing Britain's greatest comic actor. The fans of Sellers are obsessive, possessive - and aggressive. I did not want to risk their anger - or my own reputation.
~By Geoffrey Rush ~


Concealed talent brings no reputation.
~By Desiderius Erasmus ~


I never lose that terror of 'this is my last job, I'll never work again.' You can never relax and rely on whatever reputation you've built.
~By Derek Jacobi ~


These are men and women who are willing to risk their lives in defense of their country. And the fact that their orientation - sexual orientation's been held against them is a blot on our nation's reputation.
~By Dick Durbin ~


A novelist who writes nothing for 10 years finds his reputation rising. Because I keep on producing books they say there must be something wrong with this fellow.
~By J. B. Priestley ~


A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.
~By Jeff Bezos ~


Reputation runs behind the current state of affairs.
~By Mason Cooley ~


We've got another nominee coming up, well qualified, Texas Supreme Court Justice Priscilla Owens has a tremendous reputation, tremendous record, but they are already marshalling their forces to try to stop that nomination.
~By Jay Alan Sekulow ~


The most important thing for a young man is to establish a credit... a reputation, character.
~By John D. Rockefeller ~


Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempest.
~By Epicurus ~


I would like you to consider the difference in the time from 1963 to date. The FBI, at that time, was headed by Mr. Hoover who had been appointed Director continuously. He had, I would say, a good reputation.
~By John Sherman Cooper ~


There are two way of establishing a reputation, one to be praised by honest people and the other to be accused by rogues. It is best, however, to secure the first one, because it will always be accompanied by the latter.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
~By Voltaire ~


Cautious, careful people, always casting about to preserve their reputations... can never effect a reform.
~By Susan B. Anthony ~


But I don't have a very good track record with royalty. My dress fell off in front of Prince Charles at the Prince's Trust, so I'm just living up to my reputation.
~By Kate Bush ~


Their families helped them realize that there was more out there for them. These students came to Delaware State because of its inexpensive tuition, closeness to home, and solid reputation.
~By Michael N. Castle ~


I would give no thought of what the world might say of me, if I could only transmit to posterity the reputation of an honest man.
~By Sam Houston ~


While the government can tell you that I am an innocent man, the government's letter cannot give me back my good name or my reputation.
~By Richard Jewell ~


The more ignorant, reckless and thoughtless a doctor is, the higher his reputation soars even amongst powerful princes.
~By Desiderius Erasmus ~


We would all like a reputation for generosity and we'd all like to buy it cheap.
~By Mignon McLaughlin ~


Reputation is rarely proportioned to virtue.
~By Saint Francis de Sales ~


Twenty games is the magic figure for pitchers - .300 is the magic figures for batters. It pays off in salary and reputation. And those are the two things that keep a ballplayer in business.
~By Warren Spahn ~


I began to think, The endowment has had a bad reputation in the last few years, and that's unfair.
~By Jane Alexander ~


It's funny because I think it also goes very well with the show. It has this reputation as being this love city where everyone goes to get married, but when you get there, it's very corny and tacky.
~By Caroline Dhavernas ~


It's also much clearer how much damage the occupation of Iraq is doing to America's reputation and prestige around the world; and that's just starting now to hit home in the United States.
~By Peter Singer ~


The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
~By Socrates ~


I don't think I had a reputation as a hard worker, but inside I was always being eaten up by the pressures.
~By Charles Kuralt ~


It was considered the most dangerous route in the Hills, but as my reputation as a rider and quick shot was well known, I was molested very little, for the toll gatherers looked on me as being a good fellow, and they knew that I never missed my mark.
~By Calamity Jane ~


And I have been able to establish this sort of decent reputation as being a decent character actor.
~By Vincent D'Onofrio ~


In those days reputation was a big thing. If you could win a game before you went out, win it. That could mean winning it in the papers by saying certain things or by not saying certain things. You got very crafty at the game.
~By Tommy Smith ~


The reputation of a man is like his shadow, gigantic when it precedes him, and pigmy in its proportions when it follows.
~By Charles Maurice de Talleyrand ~


I know for me like I have a reputation of being kind of tough, I have a reputation of also being the girl next door, kind of sweet but I have standards and my thing is, it's me on that screen and I don't have control over everything in this and I'm grateful and thankful.
~By Nia Long ~


It is better, however, for his own reputation that the story-teller should risk a few actions for libel on account of these unfortunate coincidences than that he should adopt the melancholy device of using blanks or asterisks.
~By James Payn ~


We have made drugs an Olympic event. It receives most of the coverage at the Games and even the suspicion of guilt can ruin a reputation for life.
~By Bill Toomey ~


Time goes by, reputation increases, ability declines.
~By Dag Hammarskjold ~


Libel actions, when we look at them in perspective, are an ornament of a civilized society. They have replaced, after all, at least in most cases, a resort to weapons in defense of a reputation.
~By Henry Anatole Grunwald ~


Gain a modest reputation for being unreliable and you will never be asked to do a thing.
~By Paul Theroux ~


Ballet-girls have a bad reputation, which is in most cases well deserved.
~By Henry Mayhew ~


When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.
~By Warren Buffett ~


An artist must never be a prisoner. Prisoner? An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, prisoner of style, prisoner of reputation, prisoner of success, etc.
~By Henri Matisse ~


The easiest way to get a reputation is to go outside the fold, shout around for a few years as a violent atheist or a dangerous radical, and then crawl back to the shelter.
~By F. Scott Fitzgerald ~


If you can manipulate news, a judge can manipulate the law. A smart lawyer can keep a killer out of jail, a smart accountant can keep a thief from paying taxes, a smart reporter could ruin your reputation- unfairly.
~By Mario Cuomo ~


They have the ability to take a person's freedom from them. On certain situations, they have the ability to take a person's reputation. And under certain circumstances, they have the authority to take a person's life.
~By Daryl Gates ~


All it takes is a single act of aggression to permanently wound a nation's reputation.
~By Ramman Kenoun ~


I have not written in vain if I have heretofore done anything towards diminishing the reputation of the Renaissance landscape painting.
~By John Ruskin ~


There is little doubt that the majority of Mr. Mill's supporters in 1865 did not know what his political opinions were, and that they voted for him simply on his reputation as a great thinker.
~By Millicent Fawcett ~


The typical journalist's typical lead for the typical Canadian story nowadays is along this line: that Canadians are hard at work trying to gain a reputation as a nation of rapid social change.
~By Stockwell Day ~


The worst thing that can happen to a man is to lose his money, the next worst his health, the next worst his reputation.
~By Samuel Butler ~


I think maybe in a way it gets worse because you come in with a real reputation and they've paid you lots of money and all that.
~By Hugh Grant ~


You know what the critics are. If you tell the truth they only say you're cynical and it does an author no good to get a reputation for cynicism.
~By W. Somerset Maugham ~


The more dubious and uncertain an instrument violence has become in international relations, the more it has gained in reputation and appeal in domestic affairs, specifically in the matter of revolution.
~By Hannah Arendt ~


The only trouble here is they won't let us study enough. They are so afraid we shall break down and you know the reputation of the College is at stake, for the question is, can girls get a college degree without ruining their health?
~By Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards ~


Unfortunately, your reputation often rests not on your ability to do what you say, but rather on your ability to do what people expect.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


Your women of honor, as you call em, are only chary of their reputations, not their persons; and 'Tis scandal that they would avoid, not men.
~By William Wycherley ~


War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today.
~By John F. Kennedy ~


It is unfortunate that the poor judgment shown by a small group of young actors has tarnished the reputation of every child who has ever appeared before a camera.
~By Fred Savage ~


Few people think more than two or three times a year; I have made an international reputation for myself by thinking once or twice a week.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


A reputation for a thousand years may depend upon the conduct of a single moment.
~By Ernest Bramah ~


HBO is really famous for hiring good people and staying out of their way until they ask for help, or need it. And that reputation is earned.
~By Richard Russo ~


I decided that the University of Sussex in Brighton was a good place for this work because it had a strong tradition in bacterial molecular genetics and an excellent reputation in biology.
~By Paul Nurse ~


I used to flirt with girls just to get the guys circling around us. I'm getting out of it now. I have to look after my reputation.
~By Katie Price ~


They come together like the Coroner's Inquest, to sit upon the murdered reputations of the week.
~By William Congreve ~


The work I did in Vertigo meant nothing if no one cared about the movie. Luckily, Vertigo had a revival and people had begun to recognize there was something special and it gained in reputation. But it just as well could have ended up rotting in film cans somewhere.
~By Kim Novak ~


When the young Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret were growing up, that was at it's height and the War cemented that with photographs of the Royal Family having breakfast together and so on, by pinning their reputation so firmly on that particular issue.
~By Anthony Holden ~


You have to face the fact that I have no reputation as a composer; I have my reputation as a songwriter and a performer-and that opportunity came this summer, when I was invited to perform at the Lincoln Centre festival in New York... three nights.
~By Elvis Costello ~


It is a sign that your reputation is small and sinking if your own tongue must praise you.
~By Matthew Hale ~


Self esteem is the reputation we acquire with ourselves.
~By Nathaniel Branden ~


If I take care of my character, my reputation will take care of me.
~By Dwight L. Moody ~


One way to evaluate your own reputation is to think about what would be said of you at your eulogy.
~By Brian Koslow ~


Half the pictures directed by men of reputation fail.
~By Carroll O'Connor ~


Build your reputation by helping other people build theirs.
~By Anthony J. D'Angelo ~


I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't.
~By Jules Renard ~


That's what Rocky is all about: pride, reputation, and not being another bum in the neighborhood.
~By Sylvester Stallone ~


Women's virtue is frequently nothing but a regard to their own quiet and a tenderness for their reputation.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


The two most precious things this side of the grave are our reputation and our life. But it is to be lamented that the most contemptible whisper may deprive us of the one, and the weakest weapon of the other.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


If you take the approach that you want to scrape every last nickel off the table, that'll work one or two times, but after awhile, your reputation will precede you.
~By Tom Hicks ~


I believe that sooner or later we're going to have to deal with Saddam Hussein, because of his general reputation, because of what I'm convinced he's done with regard to terrorism and the support thereof. But I'm not at all sure I believe that it has to be right now.
~By Lawrence Eagleburger ~


Location is the key to most businesses, and the entrepreneurs typically build their reputation at a particular spot.
~By Phyllis Schlafly ~


Hope is the only universal liar who never loses his reputation for veracity.
~By Robert Green Ingersoll ~


I don't think you need to run down someone's reputation in order to run for the office of president.
~By Jon Huntsman, Jr. ~


No man will ever carry out of the Presidency the reputation which carried him into it.
~By Thomas Jefferson ~


Back in the day, a pair of tight jeans was enough to earn a girl a bad reputation. Now slutty has gone Main Street.
~By Linda Chavez ~


You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
~By Henry Ford ~


It ain't often that a man's reputation outlasts his money.
~By Josh Billings ~


When I went to Philadelphia I was 26 years old and really sitting on top of the world. Family life, a professional career, plenty of friends and associates, and a good reputation, a wish list that could be the envy of many.
~By Julius Erving ~

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