Dishonesty Quotes

When truth is divided, errors multiply

Eli Siegel

The truth needs so little rehearsal.

Barbara Kingsolver

False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.

Socrates

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

When being dishonest, people can still tell the truth. Be mindful of the treacherous that do not lie.

Parslow, Eric

I have said to you to speak the truth is a painful thing. To be forced to tell lies is much worse.

Oscar Wilde

Do not use dishonest standards when measuring length, weight, or volume.

Leviticus 19:35

When a man lies, he murders some part of the world.

Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman

A little candor never leaves me. It is what protects me.

Antonio Porchia

There's one way to find out if a man is honest - ask him. If he says, "Yes," you know he is a crook.

Groucho Marx

Regardless of the moral issue, dishonesty in advertising has proved very unprofitable.

Leo Burnett

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

Every man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes when he begins to care that he do not cheat his neighbor. Then all goes well. He has changed his market-cart into a chariot of the sun.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

It is hard to say which of the two we ought most to lament,--the unhappy man who sinks under the sense of his dishonor, or him who survives it.

Junius

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Updated On : January 02, 2011
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