Saturday, January 17, 2015

12 Proverbs on Honesty to Live By

1. He who praises me on all occasions is a fool who despises me or a knave 
    who wishes to cheat me. - Chinese Proverb

2. A half truth is a whole lie. – Yiddish Proverb

3. Truth never damages a cause that is just. - Mahatma Gandhi

4. An enemy will agree, but a friend will argue. - Author unknown

5. God lives in an honest heart. – Japanese Proverb

6. Better an honest enemy than a false friend. - German Proverb 

7. Who lies for you will lie against you. ~Bosnian Proverb

8. With lies you may get ahead in the world - but you can never go back. 
    ~Russian proverb

9. Speak the truth, but leave immediately after. ~Slovenian Proverb

10.  Always tell the truth. If you can't always tell the truth, don't lie. ~Common saying, author Unknown

11. No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar. ~Abraham Lincoln

12. Honesty is the best policy - Common saying ~

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