Honesty Quotes

When love is real, it doesn't lie, cheat, pretend or keep secrets.
“When love is real, it doesn't lie, cheat, pretend or keep secrets.”
For honesty coupled to beauty, is to have honey a sauce to sugar.
“For honesty coupled to beauty, is to have honey a sauce to sugar.”
Art is to beauty what honor is to honesty.
“Art is to beauty what honor is to honesty.”
To be true to yourself, you must risk being disliked by others for not living up to their expectation of you.
“To be true to yourself, you must risk being disliked by others for not living up to their expectation of you.”
Be honest with yourself about what you really want to accomplish, sometimes we make goals based on what others think we should do.
“Be honest with yourself about what you really want to accomplish, sometimes we make goals based on what others think we should do.”
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
It's about the choice to show up and be real. The choice to be honest. The choice to let our true selves be seen.
“It's about the choice to show up and be real. The choice to be honest. The choice to let our true selves be seen.”
Self-realization is effortless. What you are trying to find is what you already are.
“Self-realization is effortless. What you are trying to find is what you already are.”
Being extremely honest with oneself is a good exercise.
“Being extremely honest with oneself is a good exercise.”
Spontaneity is total sincerity.
“Spontaneity is total sincerity.”
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
“If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.”
To express oneself honestly, not lying to oneself; that, my friend, is very hard to do.
“To express oneself honestly, not lying to oneself; that, my friend, is very hard to do.”
To be honest, speak without identity.
“To be honest, speak without identity.”
Don't talk, just act. Don't say, just show. Don't promise, just prove.
“Don't talk, just act. Don't say, just show. Don't promise, just prove.”
Stop lying about not having enough time.
“Stop lying about not having enough time.”
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
“It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.”
The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.
“The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.”
Let love be the basis of your intentions with your loved ones, not deception or indifference.
“Let love be the basis of your intentions with your loved ones, not deception or indifference.”
There is no foundation like the rock of honesty and fairness, and when you begin to build your life on that rock, with the cement of the faith in God that you have, then you have a real start.
“There is no foundation like the rock of honesty and fairness, and when you begin to build your life on that rock, with the cement of the faith in God that you have, then you have a real start.”
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
“An honest man's the noblest work of God.”
Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.
“Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.”
Be a reflection of what you'd like to see in others. If you want love, give love, if you want honesty, give honesty, if you want respect, give respect. You get in return, what you give.
“Be a reflection of what you'd like to see in others. If you want love, give love, if you want honesty, give honesty, if you want respect, give respect. You get in return, what you give.”
Telling the truth and making someone cry is better than telling a lie and making someone smile.
“Telling the truth and making someone cry is better than telling a lie and making someone smile.”
Be honest with the people who love you. They deserve your honesty.
“Be honest with the people who love you. They deserve your honesty.”
Honesty is the foundation for trust; you can't have one without the other.
“Honesty is the foundation for trust; you can't have one without the other.”
If you want to be trusted, be honest.
“If you want to be trusted, be honest.”
We have to be honest about what we want and take risks rather than lie to ourselves and make excuses to stay in our comfort zone.
“We have to be honest about what we want and take risks rather than lie to ourselves and make excuses to stay in our comfort zone.”
Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don't expect it from cheap people.
“Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don't expect it from cheap people.”
Every lie is two lies, the lie we tell others and the lie we tell ourselves to justify it.
“Every lie is two lies, the lie we tell others and the lie we tell ourselves to justify it.”
Honesty saves everyone's time.
“Honesty saves everyone's time.”
The best thing about telling the truth is you don't have to remember what you said.
“The best thing about telling the truth is you don't have to remember what you said.”
A half truth is a whole lie.
“A half truth is a whole lie.”
Stand with lies and comfort and you build something weak. Stand with truth and honesty and you build something strong.
“Stand with lies and comfort and you build something weak. Stand with truth and honesty and you build something strong.”
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
“Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.”
If you are honest, truthful, and transparent, people trust you. If people trust you, you have no grounds for fear, suspicion or jealousy.
“If you are honest, truthful, and transparent, people trust you. If people trust you, you have no grounds for fear, suspicion or jealousy.”
Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.
“Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.”
In the short run, lying is easy and honesty is hard. In the long run, honesty is easy and lying is hard. What you choose today makes your tomorrow.
“In the short run, lying is easy and honesty is hard. In the long run, honesty is easy and lying is hard. What you choose today makes your tomorrow.”
I admire honesty more than any other trait.
“I admire honesty more than any other trait.”
There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.
“There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.”
Love is honesty. Love is a mutual respect for one another.
“Love is honesty. Love is a mutual respect for one another.”
Each time we don't say what we wanna say, we're dying.
“Each time we don't say what we wanna say, we're dying.”
Be honest in everything you do, even if it means the occasional difficult confrontation.
“Be honest in everything you do, even if it means the occasional difficult confrontation.”
Saying no doesn't make you a bad person. Saying no doesn't make you mean. Saying no is a healthy boundary that protects your time and your energy. Be honest about who and what matters to you.
“Saying no doesn't make you a bad person. Saying no doesn't make you mean. Saying no is a healthy boundary that protects your time and your energy. Be honest about who and what matters to you.”
Truth builds trust.
“Truth builds trust.”
A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar.
“A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar.”
Honesty and loyalty are key.
“Honesty and loyalty are key.”
When you tell a lie, you steal someone's right to the truth.
“When you tell a lie, you steal someone's right to the truth.”
And that's the thing about people who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too.
“And that's the thing about people who mean everything they say. They think everyone else does too.”
If you keep hiding your true self, your life becomes like slow death. Once you become free from the lies and the hiding of yourself, then life becomes vibrant again.
“If you keep hiding your true self, your life becomes like slow death. Once you become free from the lies and the hiding of yourself, then life becomes vibrant again.”
People are like music, some speak the truth and others are just noise.
“People are like music, some speak the truth and others are just noise.”