Honesty Is The Best Policy Quotes by William Blake, Mother Teresa, Don Marquis, Robert Green Ingersoll, Margaret Fuller, Gerald R. Ford and many others.
A truth that’s told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
Honesty and transparency make you vulnerable. Be honest and transparent anyway.
Honesty is a good thing, but it is not profitable to its possessor unless it is kept under control.
Even in the business of corporations honesty is the best policy, and the companies that have acted in accordance with the highest standard, other things being equal, have reaped the richest harvest.
Would that the simple maxim, that honesty is the best policy, might be laid to heart; that a sense of the true aim of life might elevate the tone of politics and trade till public and private honor become identical.
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.
Integrity gives you real freedom because you have nothing to fear since you have nothing to hide.
Though I am not naturally honest, I am sometimes so by chance.
Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess.
Honesty may be the best policy, but it’s important to remember that apparently, by elimination, dishonesty is the second-best policy.
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.
A few honest men are better than numbers.
Honesty is the best policy – when there is money in it.
Acting is all about honesty. If you can fake that, you’ve got it made.
Honesty is always the best policy.
I hold the maxim no less applicable to public than to private affairs, that honesty is always the best policy.
In the long run, I believe that honesty is definitely the best policy. One can get away by being dishonest for a short term, but ultimately, honesty is what pays.