Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to its possessor unless it is kept under control.
Honesty is a question of right or wrong, not a matter of policy.
Honesty is as rare as a man without self-pity.
Honesty is for the most par less profitable than dishonesty.
Honesty is the best policy — when there is money in it.
Honesty is the best policy, but insanity is a better defense.
Honesty is the best policy.
Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself.
Honesty is the best policy; but he who is governed by that maxim is not an honest man.
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.
Honesty is the most single most important factor having a direct bearing on the final success of an individual, corporation, or product.
Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
Honesty shines like a light through your eyes.
How desperately difficult it is to be honest with oneself. It is much easier to be honest with other people.
I grew up in New York, and I have that in me, that be-honest-at-all-costs, don't b.s. me attitude. I say, ''If you've got something to say about me, say it to my face. And then we'll either talk about it or fight about it.''
I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell people what you're trying to accomplish and what you're willing to sacrifice to accomplish it.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
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.