Truth and Honor

Truth and honor are more than words, but words do matter. Actions just matter more.

We tell lies when we are afraid….afraid of what we don’t know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger. ~ Tad Williams

What you get in your life is not a result of what you want, it is a result of Who You Are. ~ Marlon Smith

Truth and Honesty is the oldest and most powerful of all of the human values.
~ Gary King

Integrity is telling myself the Truth. Honesty is telling the Truth to other people.
~ Spencer Johnson

This above all; to thine own self be true. ~ William Shakespeare

If you can not find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.
~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Some people will not tolerate such emotional honesty in communication. They would rather defend their dishonesty on the grounds that it might hurt others. Therefore, having rationalized their phoniness into nobility, they settle for superficial relationships. ~ unknown author

Our lives improve only when we take chances ~ and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be Honest with ourselves. ~ Walter Anderson

The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be in reality what we would appear to be. ~ Socrates


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