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When I’m on that stage, I assume honor. I assume compensation, and I should.

Nina Simone

It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor.

Andre Gide

I’m going from the state House to the opportunity to serve in Congress and serve the people in the Fifth, which is a great honor and a great opportunity… It is something that is exciting to a few people, but, you know, often times it is important for us to own the moment, celebrate it, and then move on.

Ilhan Omar

When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death – that is heroism. Robert

Green Ingersoll

Intelligence, integrity and courage are the great pillars that support the State. Above all, the citizens of a free nation should honor the brave and independent man – the man of stainless integrity, of will and intellectual force.

Robert Green Ingersoll

The Catholics of Maryland were the first people on the new continent to declare universal religious toleration. Let this be remembered to their eternal honor.

Robert Green Ingersoll

It’s an honor to have been considered for the team, and I hope that in the future I will have the chance to represent my country by playing for U.S.A. Basketball.

Kawhi

It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

When faith is lost, when honor dies, the man is dead.

John Greenleaf Whittier

Our true remembrance to President Kennedy is in our actions to honor the unspoken words and finish the unfinished work today and tomorrow and for as long as it takes.

Marian Wright Edelman

Many of those who have paid the ultimate price for freedom have come through the wrestling ranks. We need to honor them and win this decision to have wrestling – the world’s oldest sport – remain a part of the most prestigious athletic competition in the world, the Olympics.

Dan Gable

The U.S.S. George H. W. Bush is a great thing in my life. It’s amazing. A great honor.

George H. W. Bush

I cannot turn down this incredible honor twice.

Ozzy Osbourne

In my generation, thankfully, as somebody who served in the Afghanistan War, would have served in the Iraq War, if called to do so – was also strongly against the Iraq War, from the beginning – I’m so thankful that we live in a moment that we can honor the troops separately from policy.

Pete Buttigieg

Armed Forces Day on May 21, and the Memorial Day weekend that follows, is a time to honor, remember and recognize those who serve and have served our country, as well as those who have died in service. As we reflect, let’s not forget the many sacrifices made at home as well in support of our men and women in uniform.

Chuck Norris

Motherhood is a great honor and privilege, yet it is also synonymous with servanthood. Every day women are called upon to selflessly meet the needs of their families. Whether they are awake at night nursing a baby, spending their time and money on less-than-grateful teenagers, or preparing meals, moms continuously put others before themselves.

Charles Stanley

Our own heart, and not other men’s opinions form our true honor.

Samuel Taylor

Movies always are open to being remade because times change so much, and the tempo of movies changes. I think of it like a James Bond. They can have different actors play the same role… I’ve had people come up to me and say, ‘We want to remake ‘The Jerk’ with so and so.’ And I say, ‘Fine.’ It just doesn’t bother me. It’s an honor actually.

Steve Martin

I have the opportunity to be part of swimming history. To take the sport to a new level would be an honor for me. There’s no better time to try this than now.

Michael Phelps

Becoming a ‘Sir’ is slightly uncomfortable at first, although it is a considerable honor. It is amazing how quickly you become accustomed to it.

Edmund Hillary

Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.

James Allen

The sun flag of the great Comrade Kim Il Sung and Comrade Kim Jong Il will forever flutter in the van of our revolutionary ranks that display only victory and honor and will always encourage and drive us toward a new victory.

Kim Jong-un

It really is an honor if I can be inspirational to a younger singer or person. It means I’ve done my job. Aretha Franklin Inspirational Job Person I Can I really truly respect and honor the fact that the majority of my district is African-American and that I have to make sure that I surround myself with people with that lens.

Rashida Tlaib

Being called a traitor by Dick Cheney is the highest honor you can give an American, and the more panicked talk we hear from people like him… the better off we all are.

Edward Snowden

I love to cook for people. It’s my honor, honestly. It’s what I have to give.

Guy Fieri

Be noble minded! Our own heart, and not other men’s opinions of us, forms our true honor.

Friedrich Schiller

Worthless is the nation that does not gladly stake its all on its honor.

Friedrich Schiller

Our parents deserve our honor and respect for giving us life itself. Beyond this they almost always made countless sacrifices as they cared for and nurtured us through our infancy and childhood, provided us with the necessities of life, and nursed us through physical illnesses and the emotional stresses of growing up.

Ezra Taft Benson

God our Father, Jesus, our Elder Brother and our Redeemer, and the Holy Ghost, the Testator, are perfect. They know us best and love us most and will not leave one thing undone for our eternal welfare. Should we not love them for it and honor them first?

Ezra Taft Benson

During the course of my football and business careers, I have had the great honor of meeting and associating with many outstanding leaders.

Bart Starr

I really think just the honor of playing on five championship teams in seven years is the best thing.

Philippines, what an amazing honor it has been to carry your name across my chest and to embody you in all aspects.

Catriona Gray

I am unable to understand how a man of honor could take a newspaper in his hands without a shudder of disgust.

Charles Baudelaire

If we want our daughters to honor their bodies, they need to hear us honor ours, no matter what size or shape we are, no matter what scars or sags we see in that mirror.

Regina Brett

True freedom is where an individual’s thoughts and actions are in alignment with that which is true, correct, and of honor – no matter the personal price.

Bryant H. McGill

Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity.

Thomas Hardy

Christ’s Church is, above all, the spiritual temple where every Christian knows he has his place: he knows he has it, and he is aware of his duty to keep it with honor, dignity, and grace.

Pope John XXIII

It’s an honor putting art above politics. Politics can be seductive in terms of things reductive to the soul.

Robert Redford

We treat our people like royalty. If you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you. Mary Kay Ash Work You People Treat I take playing for my country very seriously. It’s a huge honor.

Megan Rapinoe

The effect of violent dislike between groups has always created an indifference to the welfare and honor of the state.

Thomas Babington Macaulay

To be recognized and accepted by my musical peers is truly an honor.

Khalid Peers

I hope with all my heart and soul that every young man who receives the priesthood will honor that priesthood and be true to the trust which is conveyed when it is conferred. May each of us who holds the priesthood of God know what he believes.

Thomas S. Monson

Never delay a prompting. When you honor a prompting and then stand back a pace, you realize that the Lord gave you the prompting. It makes me feel good that the Lord even knows who I am and knows me well enough to know that if He has an errand to be run, and He prompts me to run the errand, the errand will get done.

Thomas S. Monson

The most important thing is that you honor that musical integrity, whether you make music that sounds like ABBA or you make music that sounds like Void.

Dave Grohl

The law: it has honored us; may we honor it.

Daniel Webster

I have to say I’m all for public flogging. One type of criminal that a public humiliation might work particularly well with are the juvenile delinquents, a lot of whom consider it a badge of honor to be sent to juvenile detention.

Ann Coulter

I’ve had the honor of working with so many trans people as a hairdresser over my career in some way.

Jonathan Van Ness

Your life will be a blessed and balanced experience if you first honor your identity and priority.

Russell M. Nelson

He chose to honor us with His priesthood. So we honor Him by honoring His priesthood – both its power and those who bear it.

I’ve had the honor and the pleasure and gift of having known Elizabeth Taylor for a number of years. You know, you sit down with her, she slings hash, she sits there and cusses like a sailor, and she’s hilarious.

Johnny Depp

It’s an honor to step onstage and celebrate the service and sacrifices of our soldiers.

Machine Gun Kelly

To be considered for the hottest breakthrough MC of 2011, it’s obviously an honor, but I want to be the hottest.

Machine Gun Kelly

Obviously I am deeply grateful to the citizens of Sarajevo and the Sarajevo Canton assembly for bestowing upon me this incredible honor of citizenship. I am so proud to now be a part of such an extraordinary part of the world and fellow citizen to the people I deeply love and admire.

Angelina Jolie

The vote is a trust more delicate than any other, for it involves not just the interests of the voter, but his life, honor and future as well.

Jose Marti

If you seek Hamilton’s monument, look around. You are living in it. We honor Jefferson, but live in Hamilton’s country, a mighty industrial nation with a strong central government.

George Will

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.

Winston Churchill

You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.

Aristotle

I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.

Charles Dickens

I suppose, in a way, this has become part of my soul. It is a symbol of my life. Whatever I have done that really matters, I’ve done wearing it. When the time comes, it will be in this that I journey forth. What greater honor could come to an American, and a soldier?

Douglas MacArthur

Duty, Honor, Country. Those three hallowed words reverently dictate what you ought to be, what you can be, what you will be.

Douglas MacArthur

Every good citizen makes his country’s honor his own, and cherishes it not only as precious but as sacred. He is willing to risk his life in its defense and is conscious that he gains protection while he gives it.

Andrew Jackson

I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.

Julius Caesar

We should live, act, and say nothing to the injury of anyone. It is not only best as a matter of principle, but it is the path to peace and honor.

Robert E. Lee

Honor is not the exclusive property of any political party.

Herbert Hoover

No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.

Calvin Coolidge

Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.

Sophocles

Because of the dog’s joyfulness, our own is increased. It is no small gift. It is not the least reason why we should honor as love the dog of our own life, and the dog down the street, and all the dogs not yet born.

Mary Oliver

without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won’t taste good.

Joe Paterno

Infuse your life with action. Don’t wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen… yourself, right now, right down here on Earth.

Bradley Whitford

Plato said that virtue has no master. If a person does not honor this principle and rejoice in it, but is purchasable for money, he creates many masters for himself.

Apollonius of Tyana

Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history. We, of this Congress and this administration, will be remembered in spite of ourselves. No personal significance, or insignificance, can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which we pass will light us down in honor or dishonor, to the latest generation.

Abraham Lincoln

To the Master’s honor all must turn, each in its track, without a sound, forever tracing Newton’s ground.

Albert Einstein

If we are marked to die, we are enough to do our country loss; and if to live, the fewer men, the greater share of honor.

William Shakespeare

Life every man holds dear; but the dear man holds honor far more precious dear than life.

William Shakespeare

If it be a sin to covet honor, I am the most offending soul.

William Shakespeare

Most people don’t grow up. It’s too damn difficult. What happens is most people get older. That’s the truth of it. They honor their credit cards, they find parking spaces, they marry, they have the nerve to have children, but they don’t grow up.

Maya Angelou

Owning great landmarks such as the Empire State Building or Trump Tower or the General Motors Building or the Plaza Hotel – there are certain just spectacular landmarks – it’s an honor; it’s really an honor.

Donald Trump

Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.

Aristotle

For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor the truth first.

Aristotle

There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.

Plato Wisdom

The man who interprets Nature is always held in great honor.

Zora Neale Hurston

Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.

Khalil Gibran

The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor.

George Bernard

Confidence… thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.

Socrates

Disarmament, with mutual honor and confidence, is a continuing imperative.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter’s honor.

Ernest Hemingway

Certainly it is valuable to a trained writer to crash in an aircraft which burns. He learns several important things very quickly. Whether they will be of use to him is conditioned by survival. Survival, with honor, that outmoded and all-important word, is as difficult as ever and as all-important to a writer.

Ernest Hemingway

Nothing reflects so much honor on a workman as a trial of his work and its endurance of it. So it is with God. It honors Him when His saints preserve their integrity.

Charles Spurgeon

What is left when honor is lost?

Publilius Syrus

He who has lost honor can lose nothing more.

Publilius Syrus

Honor your commitments with integrity.

Les Brown

Begin noticing and being careful about keeping your imagination free of thoughts that you do not wish to materialize. Instead, initiate a practice of filling your creative thoughts to overflow with ideas and wishes that you fully intend to manifest. Honor your imaginings regardless of others seeing them as crazy or impossible.

Wayne Dyer

I have observed that society in general always seems to honor its living conformists and its dead troublemakers.

Wayne Dyer

My own eight children all march to the beat of their inner music, and in some cases, it is definitely far away from what I hear. I’ve had to honor their instincts and their choices, and merely guided them out of harm’s way until they could be their own guides.

Wayne Dyer

Who sows virtue reaps honor. Leonardo da Vinci Who Virtue Memorial Day It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.

Niccolo Machiavelli

long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to the American people: Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible.

Richard M. Nixon

The greatest honor history can bestow is that of peacemaker.

Richard M. Nixon

The main rule to me is to honor God with your life. To life a life of integrity. Not be selfish. You know, help others. But that’s really the essence of the Christian faith.

Joel Osteen

So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don’t honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.

Eckhart Tolle

Honor is simply the morality of superior men.

H. L. Mencken

The difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has not been caught.

H. L. Mencken

Honor is a gift a man gives himself. You can be as good as anyone that ever lived. If you can read, you can learn everything that anyone ever learned. But you’ve got to want it.

Ricky Gervais

To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science.

Isaac Newton

God made and governs the world invisibly, and has commanded us to love and worship him and no other God; to honor our parents and masters, and love our neighbours as ourselves; and to be temperate, just, and peaceable, and to be merciful even to brute beasts.

Isaac Newton

Working with our military community has been the biggest honor of my life.

Michelle Obama

Ability without honor is useless.

Marcus Tullius

Honor is the reward of virtue.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Winning an Oscar is an honor, but, between you and me, it does not makes things easier.

Robin Williams

To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue.

Walter Scott

One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honor or observation.

Walter Scott

I have but a line a century hence crediting a contribution to the advance of peace, I would yield every honor which has been accorded by war.

Douglas MacArthur

WikiLeaks is a service to the population. Assange should get an award for – presidential medal of honor.

Noam Chomsky

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Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it.

Henry Ward Beecher

Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.

Arthur Schopenhauer

Honor means that a man is not exceptional; fame, that he is. Fame is something which must be won; honor, only something which must not be lost.

Arthur Schopenhauer

The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me. However, few escape that distinction. John Lennon The cross of the Legion of Honor has been conferred on me. However, few escape that distinction.

John Lennon

As young West Point cadets, our motto was ‘duty, honor, country.’ But it was in the field, from the rice paddies of Southeast Asia to the sands of the Middle East, that I learned that motto’s fullest meaning. There I saw gallant young Americans of every race, creed and background fight, and sometimes die, for ‘duty, honor, and their country.’

Norman Schwarzkopf

A true man of honor feels humbled himself when he cannot help humbling others.

Robert E. Lee

It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.

Aeschylus

No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him. Herbert Hoover

Herbert Hoover

When there is a lack of honor in government, the morals of the whole people are poisoned.

Herbert Hoover

The honor of a nation is its life.

Alexander Hamilton

When it comes to my own turn to lay my weapons down, I shall do so with thankfulness and fatigue, and whatever be my destiny afterward, I shall be glad to lie down with my fathers in honor. It is human at least, if not divine.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor lies.

Alexander Pope

Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.

Alexander Pope

I have learned not to worry about love; but to honor its coming with all my heart.

Alice Walker

Learned I continue to care for President Obama and for his family. I think that in many ways they are very courageous people, and I honor that, because I know what it means to live as a black person in a racist America.

Alice Walker

Leadership to me means duty, honor, country. It means character, and it means listening from time to time.

George W. Bush

Since the days of Greece and Rome, when the word ‘citizen’ was a title of honor, we have often seen more emphasis put on the rights of citizenship than on its responsibilities.

Robert Kennedy

All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.

John Adams

All honor’s wounds are self-inflicted.

Andrew Carnegie

I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.

Sophocles

I didn’t leave bodybuilding until I felt that I had gone as far as I could go. It will be the same with my film career. When I feel the time is right, I will then consider public service. I feel that the highest honor comes from serving people and your country.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

I believe with all my heart that America remains ‘the great idea’ that inspires the world. It is a privilege to be born here. It is an honor to become a citizen here. It is a gift to raise your family here, to vote here, and to live here.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

For the mission’s sake, for our country’s sake, and the sake of the men who carried the Division’s colors in past battles – carry out your mission and keep your honor clean.

Jim Mattis

I can’t tell you what an honor it is, to even be mentioned in the same breath with Arthur Ashe. This is something I certainly will treasure forever.

Jim Valvano

I was happy to find out that when on tour, Dolly Parton doesn’t use hotels but stays on her bus every night, to the point of having her buses shipped from Austria to Australia so she can tour the way she sees fit. I used one of her buses once – an honor.

Henry Rollins

My belief is that I wasn’t born into Judaism by accident, and so I needed to find ways to honor that.

Ram Dass

Funeral pomp is more for the vanity of the living than for the honor of the dead.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

It is good to realize that if love and peace can prevail on earth, and if we can teach our children to honor nature’s gifts, the joys and beauties of the outdoors will be here forever.

Jimmy Carter

No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.

Thomas Carlyle

Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are.

Thomas Carlyle

Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of person you are. For you show me what your idea of humanity is.

Thomas Carlyle

I’m a huge fan of Chris Brown and Justin Timberlake. For me, it would be more than an honor to work with these talented musicians.

Maluma

He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider that he may one day become old, and remember when he is old, that he has once been young.

Joseph Addison

Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.

Joseph Addison

Liberty, as well as honor, man ought to preserve at the hazard of his life, for without it life is insupportable.

Miguel de Cervantes

It is the dissimilarities and inequalities among men which give rise to the notion of honor; as such differences become less, it grows feeble; and when they disappear, it will vanish too.

Alexis de Tocqueville

Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth, pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin.

Desiderius Erasmus

Any person of honor chooses rather to lose his honor than to lose his conscience.

Michel de Montaigne

It’s an honor to be awarded the Liberty Medal.

Malala Yousafzai

Honor your daughters. They are honorable.

Malala Yousafzai

In some ways, I had a traditional ‘old South’ upbringing, meaning that I spent some time in a military school, and acquired an inoculum of the military ethic that is still with me today: honor, duty, loyalty.

E. O. Wilson

Some pain is simply the normal grief of human existence. That is pain that I try to make room for. I honor my grief.

Marianne Williamson

The entire political system is contrary to everything a feminine heart stands for. It lacks inclusion. It lacks tenderness toward children. It lacks honor for relationships. It lacks reverence for the earth. It lacks love. And without those things, the feminine psyche disconnects.

Marianne Williamson

For thousands of years, human beings have been obsessed with beauty, truth, love, honor, altruism, courage, social relationships, art, and God. They all go together as subjective experiences, and it’s a straw man to set God up as the delusion. If he is, then so is truth itself or beauty itself.

Deepak Chopra

These opportunities don’t come around too often. It’s quite an honor and a privilege to be able to sit here today saying that I’m a part-owner of an NFL team.

Marc Anthony

The real minister’s name that we honor is Jesus, not Schuller. Robert H. I’m very proud of all my children. They all have Christian families; they read the Bible; they pray; the kids go to Sunday school; they know the Ten Commandments by heart. That’s my greatest honor, and I couldn’t do anything to glorify God that could surpass that. That’s very meaningful.

Robert H.

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You’ve all seen over the last eight years what President Obama means to this country. He is the embodiment of honor, resolve, and character – one of the finest presidents we have ever had.

Joe Biden

Honor is but an empty bubble.

John Dryden

I don’t believe we should bend the Constitution under any circumstance. It says what it says. We should do honor to it.

Sonia Sotomayor

The people of England have been led in Mesopotamia into a trap from which it will be hard to escape with dignity and honor.

T. E. Lawrence

It is an honor for me to accept the position of men’s artistic director for Louis Vuitton. I find the heritage and creative integrity of the house are key inspirations and will look to reference them both while drawing parallels to modern times.

Virgil Abloh

I’ve gathered some of my close musical and comedian friends, and we’re going to see if we can’t bring a few laughs to these soldiers, raise some money, and hopefully lift their spirits. I consider it an honor and a privilege to give back however I can for the many sacrifices of these incredibly brave men and women. Ron White

Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.

James Cash

Keep your families close together, and love and honor your children.

Gordon B. Hinckley