Honour Quotes

Criticism from a go...

Criticism from a government is a badge of honour - Raj Kamal Jha
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"The greatest way to live wit...

"The greatest way to live with honour in this world is to be what we pretend to be." -Socrates
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β€œJust to have been anything... What a weird h...

β€œJust to have been anything... What a weird honour! The fact that atoms even know they’re atoms at all, courtesy of being humans...” -Exurb1a
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β€œNever give in, never, never, never. In nothing, great or small, large or petty,...

β€œNever give in, never, never, never. In nothing, great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force, never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” -Winston Churchill
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 23
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I am looking for qu...

I am looking for quotes that depicts honour as something negative
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 15
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Stand amongst the ashes of a trillion...

Stand amongst the ashes of a trillion dead souls and ask their ghosts if honour matters, their silence is your answer.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 10
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"Understand that life has occasions. One time it is poverty and ano...

"Understand that life has occasions. One time it is poverty and another time it is wealth. Once it is honour and another it is humiliation. Happy is he who remains grounded in each situation." - Ibn Al Jawzi
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 21
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"And now, in honour of the 150th anniversary of Beethoven's death, I would like to ...

"And now, in honour of the 150th anniversary of Beethoven's death, I would like to play 'Clear the Saloon', er, 'Clair de Lune', by Debussy. I don't play Beethoven so well, but I play Debussy very badly, and Beethoven would have liked that." - Victor Borge
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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β€œAmerica has the honour of being the only country th...

β€œAmerica has the honour of being the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without the usual interval of civilisation in between β€œ β€”Georges Clemenceau
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β€œThe greatest way to live wit...

β€œThe greatest way to live with honour in this world is to be what we pretend to be.” ― Socrates
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"Teachers who educated children deserved more honour than...

"Teachers who educated children deserved more honour than parents who merely gave them birth; for bare life is furnished by the one, the other ensures a good life." ― Aristotle,
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"Some people who affect asceticism and self-denial are uneasy and emba...

"Some people who affect asceticism and self-denial are uneasy and embarrassed when cunt, cock, and fucking are mentioned, but most men you find like that are without knowledge, honour, nobility, or dignity." - al-Jahiz
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Yet living and dying, honour and dishonour, pain and pleasure, riches and poverty, and ...

Yet living and dying, honour and dishonour, pain and pleasure, riches and poverty, and so forth are equally the lot of good men and bad. Things like these neither elevate nor degrade; and therefore they are no more good than they are evil. -- Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
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"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational min...

"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honours the servant and has forgotten the gift" -Albert Einstein
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"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational m...

"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honours the servant and has forgotten the gift." - Einstein
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"When you kill a man, you're a murderer. K...

"When you kill a man, you're a murderer. Kill many, and you're a conqueror. Kill them all - you're a god." -Captive Honour - Megadeth
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 07
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"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable par...

"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable part of a man's history. It is a man's duty to have books. A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessaries of life." - Henry Ward Beecher
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"America has the honour of being the only country tha...

"America has the honour of being the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without the usual interval of civilisation in between." -- Georges Clemenceau
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"It is in truth not for glory, nor riches, nor honours that ...

"It is in truth not for glory, nor riches, nor honours that we are fighting, but for freedom – for that alone, which no honest man gives up but with life itself." - Declaration of Arbroath
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