Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.
When something that honest is said it usually needs a few minutes of silence to dissipate.
Son, always tell the truth. Then you'll never have to remember what you said the last time.
An honest man can feel no pleasure in the exercise of power over his fellow citizens.
There are only two ways of telling the complete truth--anonymously and posthumously.
Honesty is the best image.
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
I have always noticed that people will never laugh at anything that is not based on truth.
Every man has his fault, and honesty is his.
I thank God I am as honest as any man living that is an old man and no honester than I.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
Though I am not naturally honest, I am so sometimes by chance.
There are two modes of establishing our reputation: to be praised by honest men, and to be abused by rogues. It is best, however, to secure the former, because it will invariably be accompanied by the latter.
—Charles Caleb Colton
A feminist is any woman who tells the truth about her life.
I don't want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their jobs.