Honesty Quotes - Page 5

Though I am not naturally honest, I am so sometimes by chance.
– William Shakespeare

Honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defense.
– Steve Landesberg

The most dangerous untruths are truths moderately distorted.
– George Christoph

Like all valuable commodities, truth is often counterfeited.
– James Cardinal

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

No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar.
– Abraham Lincoln

Honesty is the best policy when there is money in it.
– Mark Twain

When you stretch the truth, watch out for the snapback.
– Bill Copeland

Reality is bad enough. Why should I tell the truth?
– Patrick Sky

Don’t measure your neighbor’s honesty by your own.
– American Proverb

The day is for honest men, the night for thieves.
– Euripides

Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
– Henry David Thoreau

Honesty is never seen sitting astride the fence.
– Lemuel K. Washburn

Everybody has a little bit of Watergate in him.
– Billy Graham

Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?
– Cicero

Speak the truth, but leave immediately after.
– Slovenian Proverb

Respect for the truth is an acquired taste.
– Mark Doren

The truth is more important than the facts.
– Frank Lloyd

I don’t mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.
– Samuel Butler

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
– Edgar J. Mohn