Quotations on Dishonesty
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The greatest truth is honesty, and the greatest falsehood is dishonesty.
- Abu Bakr
(Keywords: Truth, Honesty, Dishonesty, Falsehood)
I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you in the face. Don't trust that conventional idea. Dishonesty will stare honesty out of countenance any day in the week, if there is anything to be got by it.
- Charles Dickens
(Keywords: Men, Trust, Idea, Honesty, Day, Dishonesty, Nonsense, Quantity, Will)
I do not believe we can blame genetics for adultery, homosexuality, dishonesty and other character flaws.
- Jerry Falwell
(Keywords: Character, Adultery, Blame, Dishonesty, Flaws, Genetics, Homosexuality)
Unfaithfulness in the keeping of an appointment is an act of clear dishonesty. You may as well borrow a person's money as his time.
- Horace Mann
(Keywords: Money, Time, Act, Dishonesty, May)
There are some things that we know are just not as pleasant as the lies that we tell ourselves, and in that sense in order to endure existence everyone endures a certain amount of dishonesty in their everyday lives.
- Todd Rundgren
(Keywords: Dishonesty, Existence, Lies, Order, Sense)
Time will inevitably uncover dishonesty and lies; history has no place for them.
- Norodom Sihanouk
(Keywords: History, Time, Dishonesty, Lies, Will)
The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty.
- John Steinbeck
(Keywords: Discipline, Dishonesty, Stupidity, Word)
Dishonesty in government is the business of every citizen. It is not enough to do your own job. There's no particular virtue in that. Democracy isn't a gift. It's a responsibility.
- Dalton Trumbo
(Keywords: Business, Government, Virtue, Democracy, Dishonesty, Job, Responsibility)