Honor Quotes

I could not love thee, dear, so much, loved I not honor more.

Life every man holds dear; but the dear man holds honor far more precious than life. (Troilus and Cressida)

No man of honor, as that word is usually understood, did ever pretend that his honor obliged him to be chaste and temperate, to pay his creditors, to be useful to his country, or to do good to mankind, to endeavor to be wise or learned, to regard his word, his promise, or his oath.

It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.

You cannot believe in honor until you have achieved it, better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world.

I would have won the Academy Award if not for one thing – my pictures.

Honour is purchased by the deeds we do.

The attempt to silence a man is the greatest honor you can bestow on him. It means that you recognize his superiority to yourself.

Honor is but an itch in youthful blood of doing acts extravagantly good.

National honor is the national property of the highest value.