Honesty Is The Best Policy Quotes

Honesty Is The Best Policy Quotes by James Madison, Mark Twain, Simon Sinek, Jim Rohn, Thomas Sowell, Barbara Stanwyck and many others.

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As to the permanent interest of individuals in the aggregated interests of the community, and in the proverbial maxim, that honesty is the best policy, present temptation is often found to be an overmatch for those considerations.
James Madison
Honesty is the best policy – when there is money in it.
Mark Twain
The best ideas are the honest ones. Ones born out of personal experience. Ones that originated to help a few but ended up helping many.
Simon Sinek
It only takes one lie to taint your entire testimony in a court of law. Honesty is a vital part of having a good reputation.
Jim Rohn
There are only two ways of telling the complete truth – anonymously and posthumously.
Thomas Sowell
Just be truthful – and if you can fake that, you’ve got it made.
Barbara Stanwyck
Honesty is the best policy ; a policy is, after all, a strategy for living in the polis in the city.
Samuel R. Delany
A truth that’s told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
William Blake
Honesty pays, but it doesn’t seem to pay enough to suit some people.
Kin Hubbard
In all my public and private acts as your president, I expect to follow my instincts of openness and candor with full confidence that honesty is always the best policy in the end.
Gerald R. Ford
Honesty and transparency make you vulnerable. Be honest and transparent anyway.
Mother Teresa
Acting is no longer about lying. It’s now about revealing the truth. People are at ease with me now. Honesty is the best policy.
Ian Mckellen
Honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defense.
Steve Landesberg
The real honest man is honest from conviction of what is right, not from policy.
Robert E. Lee
I am afraid we must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.
George Bernard Shaw
By elimination, dishonesty is the second-best policy.
George Carlin
If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.
Mark Twain